`Downfall` director joins biopic of Nazi resistance fighter

Oliver Hirschbiegel, director of the Oscar-nominated Hitler drama `Downfall`, has signed on to direct an upcoming biopic on lesser-known Nazi resistance fighter Georg Elser.

US urges China to avoid tensions in airspace

The United States warned China Thursday against sparking tensions in international airspace after Japan accused Beijing of "dangerous maneuvers" above disputed seas.

BAE to cut price of fighter to secure Indian deal?

Cameron had said the Typhoon was "a superb aircraft, with
further capability than Rafale".

`Fighter` stars Leo, Bale take supporting Oscars

Christian Bale and Melissa Leo won the supporting-acting Academy Awards on Sunday for the boxing drama "The Fighter," while "Toy Story 3" claimed the prize for feature animation.

Haryana govt increases pension of freedom fighters

Haryana government has increased
the pension for freedom fighters or their widows or their
unmarried and unemployed daughters and disabled unmarried
unemployed sons.

`IAF jet selection to be political decision`

IAF may have its parameters but the eventual decision on buying fighter jets may be political.

Women allowed in Parliament but ‘not in IAF’

There is no plan to induct women
fighter pilots in Indian Air Force in near future, Air Chief
Marshal P V Naik said here today.

US offers its latest fighter to India

The US has offered to India yet another sophisticated defence system, this time its fifth generation F-35 Lightning-II fighter aircraft.