DNA: Nitish Kumar meets PM Modi, seeks for more central funds

Setting aside his hostility towards Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar arrived here on Thursday to meet him and sought enhanced central assistance and special status for his state.
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Russia turned Crimea into a military base: Tatar leader

In just one year, Crimea has gone from being a picturesque tourist destination in Ukraine to a Russian military base that will likely end up hosting nuclear weapons, the United Nations heard Thursday.

Suicide car bomber targets Yemen army base, killing 5

Security officials say a suicide car bomber has targeted a military base in central Yemen, killing at least five troops.

Military base in hands of extremists: Nigerian defense chief

Nigeria's chief of defense staff acknowledges that the headquarters of a multinational military force on Nigeria's border with Chad has been seized by Islamic extremists.

Boko Haram seizes military base in Nigeria: Witnesses

Suspected Boko Haram militants have seized a military mase outside the Nigerian town of Baga near Lake Chad after engaging troops in a fierce battle that lasted several hours, witnesses said on Sunday.

Britain to open new military base in Bahrain

 Britain will open a new military base in Bahrain in a deal to increase cooperation in tackling security threats in the region, the Gulf kingdom`s Foreign Minister said on Saturday.

PM hails scientists on Prithvi-II launch

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday congratulated Indian scientists on the successful test fire of Prithvi-II missile.

Islamic State says captured 15 Iraqi towns, Mosul dam and military base

The Islamic State militant group said on Thursday it had captured 15 towns, Iraq`s biggest dam and a military base since launching an offensive against Kurdish fighters in the north of the country over the weekend.

Army kills Gaza militants entering Israel by sea

Israeli forces killed four Palestinian militants on Tuesday who landed on a beach in southern Israel a short distance from the Gaza Strip and attacked a military base, the army said.

Nigerian army says it has killed 53 Boko Haram fighters

Nigeria`s military said on Saturday that it had killed 53 fighters from the Islamist Boko Haram group when it repelled an attack on a military base in the northeast Nigerian town of Damboa.

Syrian Army recaptures key military base in Aleppo

The Syrian troops recaptured a key military base in the country`s northern province of Aleppo, state TV reported Sunday.

Nigeria military base bombing death toll rises to

The death toll in a twin suicide bombing at a church in a major military base in Nigeria has risen to at least 30, a hospital official said Tuesday.

Iraq officials: Bomb near military base kills 27

Iraqi officials say a car bomb that exploded near a military base north of Baghdad has killed 27 people and wounded more than 40.

Sky marshals to be armed with special `dum dum` bullets

Sky marshals, deployed on civilian aircraft to counter hijack or hostage situations, have been armed with modern `dum dum` bullets that burst inside the body of an attacker.

Russia has no plans of military base in Cuba

Russia has no plans to build a military base in Cuba, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said.

Somalia: 17 gets death sentence for attack

An official says a military court in Somalia`s breakaway region of Somaliland has sentenced 17 people to death for attacking a military base a day before.

US’ military base in Australia to counter China

About 500 to 1,000 American officers would be permanently stationed at Robertson barracks outside Darwin.

Huge blast kills 27 at Iran military base

The Revolutionary Guards said a munitions store at a base in Bidganeh, near the city of Karaj, had exploded.

Nine dead as Taliban attack Afghan Army base

The suicide bomber was wearing an Afghan security forces uniform.

China releases fourth Japanese held for filming military base

China released on bail the fourth Japanese held for filming military base without authorisation.