First US military advisers deploy in Iraq: Pentagon

The first teams of up to 300 US military advisers have deployed to Baghdad to assist the Iraqi army in its fight against Sunni extremists, the Pentagon said Tuesday.

UN calls for wider use of surveillance drones

UN peacekeeping missions should deploy more drones and state-of the art technology to become more effective, limit boots on the ground and keep aid workers safer, their chief said on Thursday.

UN troops deploy in Somali capital to defend staff

A special UN military force to protect aid workers deployed for the first time in the war-ravaged Somali capital Sunday, amid a wave of attacks blamed on Al-Qaeda-linked Shebab insurgents.

Army to deploy Rudra choppers along western front

Army will deploy the Rudra Advance Light Helicopter armed with advance air-to-air and anti-tank missiles along the Pakistan border in the near future.

NDRF deployed for rescue operations in Orissa

Five teams of NDRF have been deployed for rescue and relief
operations in the six flood-affected districts of Orissa.

`Over 80,000 troops in anti-Naxal operations`

More than 80,000 troops have been
deployed for anti-naxal operations in various Maoist-affected
states of the country, the government said on Tuesday.

IAF to deploy more fighter planes along Pak border

Strengthening its presence along
Pakistan border, the Indian Air Force will deploy two
squadrons of its frontline air superiority Su-30MKI fighter
here.

Smaller fire response vehicles to be deployed in Delhi

With an aim to reach the spot
faster in case of a blaze, the Delhi Fire Service will be
deploying smaller fire response vehicles to negotiate narrow
lanes and heavy traffic in the national capital.

Military tanks deployed in Rio de Janeiro crime crackdown

Military tanks rolled
into the Vila Cruzeiro slum in northern Rio de Janeiro on Thursday
supporting a police crackdown on drug gangs, an AFP journalist
on the scene reported.

Special Combat Unit to be deployed in Vadodara for immersion

Special Combat Unit (SCU), a
specialised police force, will be deployed in the city during
immersion of Lord Ganesh idols on September 22, Police
Commissioner Rakesh Asthana said on Saturday.

Taiwan to deploy cruise missiles: Lawmaker

Taiwan plans to deploy its own
cruise missiles by the end of this year, a lawmaker and
military pundit said on Tuesday, reflecting continued tension with
China despite warming ties.

Russia deploys air defence missiles in Abkhazia

Russia on Wednesday said it had deployed
its potent S-300 air defence missile systems in Georgia`s self
declared independent province of Abkhazia, which sees it as threat to regional
stability and NATO.

J&K police deploys VDC members along Indo-Pak border

With an aim to more
effectively check cross-border infiltration, The Jammu and
Kashmir police has set up a 120-member Village Defence
Committee (VDC) for deployment along international border in
Jammu frontier.

Naga Hoho questions Centre`s sincerity to deploy paramilitary forces

Apex tribal council Naga Hoho on Thursday questioned the Centre`s sincerity on its assurance to replace Manipur police with central paramilitary at Mao gate on the inter-state border to instill confidence among the Naga villagers.

Orissa deploys force to prevent Togadia`s Kandhamal visit

In the face of Pravin Togadia`s propopsed
visit to Kandhamal in Orissa this evening defying ban, the
district administration has deployed police and a magistrate
at the entry point to the riot-hit town.

All states, UTs advised to deploy tourist police: Tourism Minister

The government has advised all
the states and union territories to deploy tourist police to
ensure safety and security of foreign tourists, the Rajya
Sabha was informed on Thursday.