Normal life was affected in all five hill districts of Manipur as a 36-hour general strike by a hill-based committee began here early Monday morning to press its demand for separate `Kukiland` by reorganising the state.Jul 08, 2013, 13:40 PM IST
A high-ranking general in the Syrian army says he has defected with the help of rebel fighters.Mar 17, 2013, 09:36 AM IST
A senior Syrian Air Force general, Mahmoud al-Khalidi was shot dead by the rebels in a Damascus suburb, as per state television reports quoted by the BBC.Oct 30, 2012, 22:38 PM IST
Children aged over four years and
those who don`t enjoy any special quota have a bleak
chance of getting admission in Delhi schools this year.
The US military mission in Afghanistan remains unchanged by the death of Osama bin Laden.Jun 03, 2011, 21:21 PM IST
Meghalaya`s Additional Advocate
General S P Mahanta has resigned from the post after the
opposition NCP accused him of land grabbing.
UN Secy-Gen Ban Ki-moon has appointed Major General Muhammad Khalid of Pakistan as the force commander of the UN Mission in Liberia (UNMIL).Oct 14, 2010, 11:35 AM IST
A top Pakistani General was given a sop by being appointed the new Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee.Sep 29, 2010, 14:07 PM IST
Russia will not supply the potent S-300 air defence missiles to Iran under a previously signed contract with Tehran because they are subject to UNSC sanctions on the Islamic republic, a top general said on Wednesday.Sep 22, 2010, 22:08 PM IST
A Lebanese general who called Prime
Minister Saad Hariri a liar and urged people to topple his
government has been summoned for questioning by the state, a
judicial official said on Thursday.
The civilian son-in-law of a senior Pakistani general has been kidnapped in the city of Lahore, a senior official said on Friday.Aug 27, 2010, 15:06 PM IST
The US commander in
Afghanistan on Wednesday said he supports efforts to broker a
settlement with the Taliban and that the United States has
helped promote dialogue with insurgents in some "isolated
US Gen warned Obama`s deadline to begin pulling troops out of Afghan is encouraging Taliban.Aug 25, 2010, 11:05 AM IST
The Armed Forces Tribunal
today dismissed the petition of a Lieutenant General relating
to appointment for the top post of the medical arm of the
France will punish a general who
criticised the US-led war effort in Afghanistan, Defence
Minister Herve Morin said on Wednesday, amid growing doubts about the
NATO war strategy.
France has requested South
Africa to extradite a Rwandan general, who was once a high
commissioner to India, to face charges related to his alleged
role in the 1994 assassination of the leaders of Rwanda and
Sri Lanka`s army chief on Friday
called for a political settlement to the island`s decades-long
ethnic strife, a year after the Tamil Tiger rebels were
defeated in a major military offensive.
Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe candidates qualifying against open seats for promotion cannot be adjusted against the vacancies earmarked for SC/ST quota, the CAT has held while giving relief to a Delhi Police woman constable.May 29, 2010, 00:34 AM IST
A five-star French general
convicted of downloading thousands of child pornography images
is to be stripped of his rank and awards, and be expelled from
the army, the defence ministry said on Thursday.
Iran`s top general warned on Thursday
that if arch-foe the US attacks the Islamic republic none of
the American soldiers in the region will return home alive,
the Fars news agency reported.