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Britain gets respite from flooding crisis

Last Updated: Monday, February 17, 2014, 03:22

Britain`s flooding crisis eased on Sunday with the arrival of drier weather following a series of fierce storms, while the government pledged to have the army conduct a rapid inspection of flood defences.

Pakistan, UK to enhance anti-terror cooperation

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 20:36

Pakistan sought an enhancement in defence ties with Britain as the two countries decided to take their counter-terrorism cooperation to the next level.

Britain plans hi-tech cyber army

Last Updated: Sunday, September 29, 2013, 22:05

Britain is working on creating an army of hundreds of tech-savvy recruits to tackle cyber attacks.

Britain plans hi-tech cyber army

Last Updated: Sunday, September 29, 2013, 20:36

Britain is working on creating an army of hundreds of tech-savvy recruits to tackle cyber attacks.

British soldier’s relatives can sue govt, SC court rules

Last Updated: Thursday, June 20, 2013, 09:42

Relatives of British soldiers killed while fighting in Iraq can sue the government for negligence and claim damages under human rights law, the Supreme Court in London ruled on Wednesday.

US, UK defense chiefs bemoan deaths in Algeria

Last Updated: Sunday, January 20, 2013, 00:09

The US and British defence chiefs said on Saturday the hostage crisis in Algeria ended with more deaths, but that details remained unclear.

Iran slams British remarks on its N-programme

Last Updated: Wednesday, October 10, 2012, 11:30

Iran has dismissed Britain`s defence secretary`s recent remarks about Tehran`s nuclear programme.

UK Army told to recruit from ethnic minorities

Last Updated: Friday, June 08, 2012, 14:14

UK Defence Secretary Philip Hammond has said that the British Army needs to reflect modern British society.

Panetta discusses Afghanistan with Hammond

Last Updated: Monday, May 21, 2012, 11:25

Leon Panetta and Philip Hammond discussed the importance of supporting a sustainable Afghan national security force.

`No specific terror threat to London Olympics`

Last Updated: Monday, May 14, 2012, 17:11

Philip Hammond said that an elaborate military exercise had been carried out in London to prepare against any unforeseen security threats.

Three NATO soldiers killed by Afghan forces

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 27, 2012, 12:05

Three foreign soldiers, two of them British, were killed by Afghan security personnel Tuesday in two separate shootings.

Olympics: Reserve troops called up for London 2012

Last Updated: Monday, February 20, 2012, 20:32

Some 2,100 military reservists will be called up to be part of the London 2012 Olympics security force, Defence Secretary Philip Hammond said on Monday.