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Security forces have arrested two alleged ISI agents from India-Nepal border in Raxaul town of Bihar. The two are Nigerian citizens and were trying to enter the country with forged documents when they were arrested by Raxaul Immigration Department in East Champaran district.

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At least seven Maoists including 3 women cadres were gunned down by the security forces in a fierce encounter in the conflict zone of Bastar, south Chhattisgarh on Thursday morning.

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After lying low for a considerable period and unable to carry out terrorist attacks outside of Jammu and Kashmir, terror outfits are now finding new ways to target the defence assets in India.

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Senate Standing Committee on Interior Chairman Senator Rehman Malik Wednesday warned that Indians could move to destabilise Pakistan on the polling day, July 25, regretting that already the election campaign was no more peaceful.

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A court in Pakistan on Wednesday ordered the all-powerful army and the country's influential spy agency ISI to not meddle in the affairs of other departments, reported The Express Tribune.

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In what reflects a ‘lack of interest’ by foreign companies in the Indian defence manufacturing sector, there has been a mere $5.13 million (Rs 36 crore) foreign direct investment (FDI) in the past 18 years.

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The Centre on Wednesday informed in Parliament that India has raised the issue of contamination of water in Siang River in Arunachal Pradesh with the Chinese side on several occasions.

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Central and New Delhi districts have been put under a multi-layer security blanket after a specific terror input received by intelligence agencies that two Khalistani terrorists are headed towards Delhi in an explosive-laden car with an Uttar Pradesh registration number to attack Parliament House.

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India and the US today held extensive talks on jointly developing various military hardware and transforming the defence engagement into an enduring partnership between the two countries.

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The Indian Air Force (IAF) is participating in the multinational "Pitch Black" warfare exercise in Australia.

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Pakistan based terror groups — Lashkar-a-Taiba (LeT) and Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) are planning to launch Pathankot style attack on India soil and target Indian Naval Base, according to an Intelligence Agency report.

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India’s secretive nuclear missile tracking ship, which will become part of an elaborate missile shield being planned against attacks is successfully undergoing harbour trials and is set to be delivered by December, a top official in charge of the project has confirmed.

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The Indian Army – the second largest in the world – will be undergoing a restructuring. Unfortunately, the health of the Indian Army, which we are all proud of, isn’t good. The big question is: will this restructuring be able to address all these issues? The last such exercise was in 2004.

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The United States has offered India the armed version of Guardian drones that were originally authorized for sale as unarmed for surveillance purposes, a senior US official and an industry source told Reuters.

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The US embargo on Iran oil shipments has put Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a quandary. If he plays along, India could find itself on the right side of President Donald Trump on trade but lose cheap supplies and precious foreign exchange.

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From new long-range sniper rifles and man-portable anti-tank weapon systems to high-speed underwater scooters and hand-launched micro drones, India continues to gradually modernise its clandestine warfare arm.

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In the first big contract since its inception, the Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) has allowed three industries—two private and one government-run firm—to build as many as 27 satellites in the next three years, indicating industry readiness and paving way for the next chapter in Indian space programme.

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Hundred militants and 43 security personnel were killed in Jammu and Kashmir in the first six months of this year, Union Minister Hansraj Gangaram Ahir said today.

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