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Texas shooter who killed 26 bought animals for 'target practice', claims former colleague

Texas shooter who killed 26 bought animals for 'target practice', claims former colleague

Texas shooter Devin Kelley, who killed 26 people inside a church, bought animals from an advertisements website and had used dogs as "target practice", according to the gunman's former Air Force colleague.

Nov 10, 2017, 17:31 PM IST
October 6, 2017: News at a glance

October 6, 2017: News at a glance

1. GST Council meet expected to provide relief to exporters

Oct 06, 2017, 10:26 AM IST
Joint warfare can help win wars, save resources: Vice Air Chief

Joint warfare can help win wars, save resources: Vice Air Chief

During the inaugural address at the 14th Subroto Mukherjee Seminar here, he underlined the issues of "structures and SoPs".

Sep 29, 2017, 20:01 PM IST
Air Force rescues injured US citizen from Ladakh

Air Force rescues injured US citizen from Ladakh

A US citizen was rescued by the Indian Air Force.

Sep 27, 2017, 22:29 PM IST
US bombers, fighters, stage show of force off North Korean coast

US bombers, fighters, stage show of force off North Korean coast

The Pentagon said the mission was designed to show the many military options US President Donald Trump had to deal with the grave threat presented by the North Korean nuclear program.

Sep 24, 2017, 00:02 AM IST
Gurdaspur AAP candidate's gunman goes on shooting spree, none hurt

Gurdaspur AAP candidate's gunman goes on shooting spree, none hurt

The shooting led to damage to vehicles, including a Mahindra XUV and a Scorpio SUV. While the vehicles` windshields and window panes were smashed, their bodies had big holes from the bullets.

Sep 21, 2017, 20:09 PM IST
Indian Army chief Bipin Rawat to take stock of situation at Ladakh on Aug 20

Indian Army chief Bipin Rawat to take stock of situation at Ladakh on Aug 20

According to reports, during his visit, the Army chief would review the status with the local commanders of the Army and Air Force, also taking stock of military preparations in the Eastern Ladakh region

Aug 19, 2017, 23:50 PM IST

Surgical strike proved India's strength: PM Narendra Modi

The surgical strike on terrorist launch pads in Pakistani territory proved to the world India`s strength, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday.

Aug 15, 2017, 09:05 AM IST
US successfully tests ICBM following North Korea missile launch

US successfully tests ICBM following North Korea missile launch

The US military conducted a test on Wednesday of an unarmed intercontinental ballistic missile, officials said, just days after North Korea conducted its own ICBM launch.

Aug 02, 2017, 17:28 PM IST
Doklam stand-off: This is how India is countering China at the border

Doklam stand-off: This is how India is countering China at the border

There is no significant rise in deployment of troops by China along the Sino-India border, top government sources said on Wednesday.

Jul 19, 2017, 23:55 PM IST
China air force says conducted 'multiple' long-range missions this week

China air force says conducted 'multiple' long-range missions this week

China`s air force said on Saturday that its fighters and bombers conducted "multiple" long-range drills far out at sea this week, including flying near Japan and self-ruled Taiwan, in what it said was a test of its ability to operate over the sea.

Jul 15, 2017, 20:22 PM IST

Three bodies recovered from IAF chopper crash site

The helicopter had taken off Tuesday from Pilputu helipad near Sagalee in Papum Pare district, around 30 km from the Arunachal Pradesh capital.
 

Jul 06, 2017, 18:56 PM IST
Melania Trump skips headscarf as she arrives in Saudi Arabia

Melania Trump skips headscarf as she arrives in Saudi Arabia

US first lady Melania Trump on Saturday stepped off of Air Force One conservatively dressed in long sleeves and pants to conform to the strict dress code that Saudi Arabia enforces for its female citizens.

 

May 20, 2017, 18:05 PM IST
Want to move quickly to nominate new FBI director to replace James Comey: Donald Trump

Want to move quickly to nominate new FBI director to replace James Comey: Donald Trump

United State President Donald Trump said on Saturday he wants to move quickly to nominate a new FBI director to replace James Comey, who he fired this week. 

May 13, 2017, 20:14 PM IST

Military jet crashes in Serbia, two pilots missing

Serbia's defence ministry says an air force jet has crashed in western Serbia and two crew members are missing.

Apr 07, 2017, 18:10 PM IST

Forces conduct major exercise to test combat readiness

The Navy has carried out a mega exercise which saw participation of its strategic assets including nuclear-powered submarine and aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya, besides Su-30 and Jaguar fighter jets of IAF.

Feb 26, 2017, 17:21 PM IST
UPSC NDA, NA exams 2017: Registration process to start from Jan 18

UPSC NDA, NA exams 2017: Registration process to start from Jan 18

The exam will be held on April 23 and the courses will start from July 2. 

Jan 01, 2017, 21:42 PM IST
Turkey detains 55 more air force pilots: NTV

Turkey detains 55 more air force pilots: NTV

 Turkish prosecutors ordered the detention of 55 more air force pilots on Wednesday, broadcaster NTV and other media reported, as part of an ongoing crackdown following a failed coup in July.

Nov 09, 2016, 14:53 PM IST
India offers to buy 200 foreign combat jets - if  they're Made in India

India offers to buy 200 foreign combat jets - if they're Made in India

Lockheed Martin said it is interested in setting up a production line for its F-16 plane in India for not just the Indian military, but also for export.
 

Oct 29, 2016, 16:14 PM IST
IAF chief Arup Raha sends tough message to Pakistan, says 'we have ability to counter all threats'

IAF chief Arup Raha sends tough message to Pakistan, says 'we have ability to counter all threats'

Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha was addressing a press conference on the occasion of 84th anniversary of Indian Air Force.

Oct 08, 2016, 14:09 PM IST