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The recent removal of Nawaz Sharif as prime minister was seen as another example of Pakistan allegedly having a “bonsai democracy” at a seminar here that was addressed by academics from Britain and the United States.

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China is seemingly losing the diplomatic 'war' over Doklam. Japan has become the third influential country in the world to back India's stand on Doklam standoff. In fact, Japan has shed the ambiguity that the US and the UK showed while backing India.

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According to the White House, US President Donald Trump is holding his much awaited South Asia strategy review focused on Afghanistan today at his country retreat Camp David in Maryland.

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The US and Japan have renewed their push for a loose multilateral coalition in the Indo-Pacific with partners like India, which has traditionally hedged its bets in the tense region, amid New Delhi's longest border stand-off with Beijing in three decades.

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The US decision to sell 22 Sea Guardian drones to India at an estimated cost of $2 billion will create around 2,000 jobs in the US and "cement" bilateral ties, an American executive involved in the deal has said.

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What goes into the making of men who brave bullets, bombs, sandstorms and avalanches to defend the frontiers of our country?

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India said today it will continue to engage with China to find a mutually acceptable solution to the Dokalam standoff, but underlined that incidents like one in Ladakh three days ago were not in the "interest of either side".

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The Dokalam standoff has reiterated the fact that China lacks the sense and poise of a ‘great power’ even though it wants to project itself as a rising power that wants to replace the US as a superpower.

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Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), on Friday informed that over 40,000 Rohingyas are staying in India illegally, and their detection and deportation is a continuous process.

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Apache attack helicopters fired the first shots during Operation Desert Storm, the US-led military campaign against Iraq following the latter’s invasion of Kuwait in 1990.

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In yet another major blow to the Army's modernisation plans, the procurement plan for over 44,000 light machine guns (LMGs) for its humble foot soldiers in the infantry has been scrapped by the defence ministry.

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After a 17-day delay, the fifth cargo flight carrying over 80 tons of fresh fruit left Afghanistan’s Hamid Karzai International Airport on Thursday, bringing new hope that flights between Afghanistan and India will now take place on a regular basis.

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Russia has said that the upcoming Russia-India military drills do not target China and expressed confidence that New Delhi and Beijing can resolve their border tensions.

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After Crimea fallout, Russia and Ukraine suspended all defense ties which rendered the under-construction Admiral Grigorovich class frigates of limited operational use to Russian Navy until they were re-engined with Russian alternative which is expected to be ready only by 2020.

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Mukti - Birth of a Nation, a short film, is set to showcase India's glorious military history during the 1971 war with actors Milind Soman and Yashpal Sharma in lead roles.

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Vietnam's government has confirmed it has taken delivery of a batch of short-range ramjet supersonic cruise missiles from India.

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The Centre on Wednesday informed the Punjab and Haryana high court that Pakistan government is not responding to its letters seeking confirmation about detention of Havildar Dharam Pal Singh, a 1971 prisoner of war (PoW) reportedly confined in a Pakistani jail.

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Fewer than a dozen Avenger drones have been purchased since the product first flew in 2009, but General Atomics believes it may be able to sell about 90 aircraft in the next few years to a single international buyer, its president said Wednesday.

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