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Combined India-Nepal military exercise begins

A combined military exercise between Indian and Nepalese armies commenced here on Monday with a top army commander saying both the armies have to learn much from each other, especially in handling modern-day challenges of insurgency and terrorism.

Aug 18, 2014, 22:50 PM IST

Britain to join NATO military exercise

Britain will send a battle group to take part in a major military training in October as part of a NATO package to reassure its allies in eastern Europe, the British defence ministry said Monday.

Jul 29, 2014, 04:10 AM IST

China announces live fire drills in the East China Sea

China Saturday announced that it will conduct a series of live fire training drills next week in the contested waters of the East China Sea, where it is locked in a bitter maritime dispute with Japan.

Jul 26, 2014, 17:23 PM IST

US cancels military exercise with Thailand after coup

The US has cancelled an ongoing military exercise with Thailand and scrapped several bilateral engagements while urging restoration of democratic rule in the Southeast Asian country in the wake of a bloodless coup there.

Jun 25, 2014, 05:02 AM IST

Sino-India military exercise in November

Indian and Chinese armies will hold their fourth joint military exercise in India in November as China Wednesday pitched for promoting a new bilateral security concept based on "mutual trust".

Jun 11, 2014, 19:20 PM IST

India, China to hold military exercise in November

Indian and Chinese armies will hold their fourth joint military exercise in India in November.

Jun 11, 2014, 16:11 PM IST

NATO members hold air force exercise in Bulgaria

The NATO members conducted their air force exercise in Bulgarian village of Graf Ignatievo, about 10 km from country`s second largest city of Plovdiv, Thursday.

May 30, 2014, 05:41 AM IST

Iran`s army begins 2-day military exercise

Iranian state television is reporting the Islamic Republic`s army has begun a two-day ground and air military exercise that will include testing short-range missiles.

May 23, 2014, 14:44 PM IST

Argentina blasts UK over plans for Falkands military exercise

Argentina Friday blasted plans by Britain to hold military exercises in the Falkland Islands, the rocky archipelago claimed by both countries.

Apr 12, 2014, 02:33 AM IST

Military exercise sparked big Australian wildfire

Fire officials defended Australia`s defense department today after investigators revealed a military training exercise ignited the largest of the wildfires that have torn across the nation`s most populous state over the past week.

Oct 24, 2013, 12:52 PM IST

Bushfires in Australia still raging but major threat averted

The firefighter officials battling the wildfire in the state of New South Wales in the Blue Mountains west of Sydney said that the worst fears from the blazes are over but the crisis are far from over yet.

Oct 23, 2013, 19:30 PM IST

Military exercise sparked big Australian wildfire

A military training exercise ignited the largest of the wildfires that have ravaged Australia`s most populous state in the past week, investigators said on Wednesday.

Oct 23, 2013, 16:54 PM IST

Indo-Russian joint military exercise kicks off

The Indo-Russian joint military exercise `INDRA 2013`, to improve capabilities for carrying out anti-terrorist operations, kicked off on Saturday at Mahajan field firing range near India-Pakistan border in Thar desert of Rajasthan.

Oct 19, 2013, 20:37 PM IST

Australian wildfire: Military exercise caused Lithgow blaze?

About 200 houses have been destroyed in the Blue Mountains west of Sydney after the huge wildfire in Australia’s most populous state, New South Wales.

Oct 19, 2013, 15:08 PM IST

India-Russia joint military exercise this month

Indra 2013, a joint military exercise between India and Russia, will be held in India from October 18-28, the spokesman of Russia`s Eastern Command, Alexander Gordeyev, told ITAR-TASS.

Oct 03, 2013, 15:47 PM IST

India, China military exercise from November 4

Notwithstanding the spate of incursions by Chinese Army into Indian territory, the two countries will hold military exercises from November 4 in Chengdu region there after a gap of almost five years.

Aug 23, 2013, 18:50 PM IST

Indo-Russian joint military exercise in Rajasthan

Indo-Russian joint military exercise `Indra-2013` would take place at Mahajan field firing range in Rajasthan in October, a defence spokesperson said.

Jun 13, 2013, 21:42 PM IST

`Russia not obliged to notify West of war games`

Russia is not obligated to notify western countries beforehand of its recent snap military exercises, a top Russian defence ministry official said Monday.

Apr 02, 2013, 13:43 PM IST

Russian Air Defence Force starts massive drills

Russian Air Defence Force has begun massive drills in eastern part of the country, in which over 500 weapon systems, 50 aircraft and some 2,000 troops have been deployed, military officials said.

Mar 21, 2013, 09:26 AM IST

China flashes pics of recent military exercise in Tibet

China flashed pictures of the recent "first ground to air military exercise" held on the Tibetan plateau involving scores of fighter jets.

Sep 27, 2012, 20:50 PM IST