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Four children among 9 civilians dead in US Syria strike: State media

A US missile strike targeting an airbase in central Syria killed nine civilians, including four children, on Friday, state news agency SANA reported.

Apr 07, 2017, 16:18 PM IST
US resumes airstrikes against Islamic State as Turkey reopens air base

US resumes airstrikes against Islamic State as Turkey reopens air base

 The US resumed airstrikes against the Islamic State (IS) after Turkey opened its airbase which was closed in the wake of a failed attempted coup on July 16.

Jul 18, 2016, 13:37 PM IST

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Jan 12, 2016, 20:35 PM IST
VIDEO: Is Pakistan's Maulana Masood Azhar the mastermind behind Pathankot terror attack?

VIDEO: Is Pakistan's Maulana Masood Azhar the mastermind behind Pathankot terror attack?

In all likelihood, Pakistan's Maulana Masood Azhar who heads militant group Jaish-e-Mohammad is the mastermind behind the Pathankot terror attack. 

Jan 04, 2016, 12:12 PM IST

Pathankot terror attack: As it happened on Sunday

Security forces on Sunday nailed two more terrorists who had attacked the Indian Air Force base at Pathankot along with four others.

Jan 03, 2016, 21:54 PM IST
Pathankot terror attack raises questions on Indo-Pak talks; here's what experts say

Pathankot terror attack raises questions on Indo-Pak talks; here's what experts say

The terror attack at the Pathankot air base may have raised questions on the about-to-be-resumed official dialogue between India and Pakistan, but experts say the best response to such incidents would be to continue the peace process that has just begun.

Jan 03, 2016, 13:35 PM IST
Pathankot airbase terror attack: Cab used by terrorists was booked in Pakistan

Pathankot airbase terror attack: Cab used by terrorists was booked in Pakistan

The Innova cab used by terrorists in Pathankot attack was booked in Pakistan for the terror strike at airbase.

Jan 03, 2016, 13:07 PM IST

Turkey allows US to use airbase to strike IS targets

 Turkey will let the US carry out airstrikes against the Islamic State terror group from a key military base near the Syrian border, US officials said.

Jul 24, 2015, 07:01 AM IST

Thousands surround Japan`s parliament, protest new US base plan

Thousands of demonstrators formed a human chain around Japan`s parliament in Tokyo on Sunday, protesting the planned construction of a new US airbase on the southern island of Okinawa.

May 24, 2015, 15:17 PM IST

Indonesian fighter jet catches fire on runway, pilot jumps to safety

 An Indonesian fighter jet caught fire just before take-off on Thursday, prompting the pilot to jump to safety as flames and thick smoke engulfed the plane, officials said. 

Apr 16, 2015, 12:09 PM IST

President Hadi flees Yemen as militia approach Aden: presidential guard

Yemen`s President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi fled the country on Wednesday as anti-government forces led by Shiite militiamen closed in on the southern city where he had taken refuge, a source in the presidential guard said.

Mar 25, 2015, 15:10 PM IST

WWII bomb found near Kalaikunda airbase

A 450-kg bomb of World War II vintage was found three feet under the ground while digging for a lamp post near Kalaikunda air base in West Bengal, official sources said Saturday.

Apr 19, 2014, 13:41 PM IST

Russian troops seize Crimea airbase as Moscow consolidates control

Russian troops used armoured vehicles, automatic gunfire and stun grenades on Saturday to seize a Ukrainian airbase in Crimea a day after President Vladimir Putin signed laws completing Russia`s annexation of the Black Sea peninsula.

Mar 23, 2014, 10:32 AM IST

US secures airbase in Romania, begins pull out from Kyrgyzstan

The US will use a Romanian airbase on the Black Sea as a transit point for its troops leaving Afghanistan as it winds up operations at another base in Kyrgyzstan, the Pentagon said on Saturday.

Oct 19, 2013, 11:20 AM IST

Syria rebels converge on Aleppo airbase as US mulls support

Syrian rebels converged on a military airport in Aleppo, where troops massed for a threatened assault, as the United States said it was considering "all possible options" to help the opposition.

Jun 11, 2013, 09:03 AM IST

Rebels attack sprawling air base in northern Syria

Syrian rebels attacked a sprawling military air base in the country`s northwest on Saturday, while in the south opposition forces assaulted a string of army checkpoints and positions, activists said.

Apr 27, 2013, 20:22 PM IST

Syria clashes: Video shows rebels attacking key airbase

A new video was released which showed that the Syrian rebels have launched a major offensive to get hold of a key airbase of Taftanz.

Nov 03, 2012, 15:52 PM IST

India`s new naval base - `Baaz`

The new naval base, INS Baaz, which will get an upgraded air base too, will come up at Campbell Bay, in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands chain.

Jul 11, 2012, 09:10 AM IST

Fighter-jet engines `stolen from Israeli base`

Israel`s military police have opened an inquiry into the theft of parts of F-15 and F-16 fighters.

Jun 13, 2011, 15:54 PM IST

Deesa could turn into full fledged IAF airbase: Official

Deesa airport in Northern
Gujarat could get converted into a full fledged airbase for
the Indian Air Force operations under South Western Air
Command (SWAC), a top official said on Saturday.

Jan 01, 2011, 20:45 PM IST