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Rafale: Senior Congress leader Veerappa Moily accuses air force chief of lying

NEW DELHI: Stirring a new controversy over the Rafale deal, Congress leader and former minister Veerappa Moily accused Indian Air Force chief BS Dhanoa of "lying" about the Rafale deal by trying to defend the fighter jet deal between India and France. The senior Congress leader said the IAF chief

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7 Civilians killed in post encounter clashes in Pulwama

SRINAGAR: Seven civilians were killed in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama, after security forces opened fire during clashes which broke out between locals and security forces during an encounter in the area. A soldier and three militants were killed in the encounter in Sirnoo village, the Army said. The violence has led to a tense situation in the region,

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3 terrorists shot dead in an encounter in Jammu And Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Three terrorists were gunned down in an encounter between them and security forces in early hours on saturday in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district police said.  The security forces launched a cordon-and-search operation in  in Kashmir's Pulwama district after receiving specific intelligence input about the presence of terrorists in the area, a

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No Rafale probe Supreme Court dismisses PILs

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court said today dismissed all the four petitions seeking a court-monitored investigation into the Rafale deal and said there won't be any probe into the pricing or the decision-making process.  The verdict was given by a three-judge bench, headed by Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi. In its last hearing,

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SC to decide on CBI inquiry into Rafale deal today

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court is set to pronounce its verdict on Friday seeking a court-monitored Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe on 36 Rafale fighter jets from French company Dassault Aviation.  The verdict will be declared by a three-judge bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi. Senior Air Force officers had to attended

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Don't look at army as a job provider says army chief

PUNE: Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat said on Thursday, that Indian Army should not be looked upon as a job provider organisation and warned personnel who feign illness or disability in order to avoid duty or get benefits. However he assured all help to former and serving soldiers who have actually suffered disability in the

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