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Does AP mean Ahmed Patel, asks prosecutor in Italy court; middleman says don’t know

Friday 10 January '14

The discussion did not take place as the Parliament session was abruptly called off midway.
INS Vikramaditya reaches Karnataka port

Wednesday 8 January '14

To be based at Karwar, the aircraft carrier will be integrated with Western fleet over next few months.
Internal clashes become HR lessons for Army officers

Monday 30 December '13

To increase the availability of officers in field areas, the Army has initiated measures.
2 years later, CBI files closure report in Pune land ‘scam’

Friday 27 December '13

CBI said that no grounds have been found to prove criminality in the case.
Tejas clears first hurdle but long way to go

Monday 23 December '13

Air Chief, Defence Minister differ on number of fighters to join IAF.
Govt in the dock over 'AP', 'FAM' in middlemen's 'budget sheet'

Thursday 12 December '13

Bribes worth 51 million euros were paid by Anglo-Italian company to bag the contract.
Middlemen's 'budget sheet' in Italy court refers to bureaucrats, 'AP', 'FAM' (Family)

Sunday 8 December '13

This is the first time that references to Indian officials other than IAF officers have figured in the investigations.
No new 4-star Gen in a hurry: Antony

Saturday 7 December '13

Chief Of Staff Comittee: Appointment ruled out, political views to be taken.
INS Konkan will take months to repair

Friday 6 December '13

Konkan, one of the latest of the Pondicherry class of mine countermeasure vessels operated by the Navy.
After n-deal, Iran reaffirms defence ties with India

Friday 6 December '13

Three warships reach Mumbai on way to Lanka.
Warship catches fire in Vizag, no casualty

Thursday 5 December '13

INS Konkan was undergoing a refit at a dry dock at the naval base when the incident occurred.
Strong as the Sun: Vikramaditya is like no other ship Indian Navy ever had

Sunday 24 November '13

Vikramaditya is the biggest vessel and one of the most potent aircraft carriers in the region.
VVIP chopper controversy heading towards legal logjam

Thursday 21 November '13

Italian firm, issued a statement saying it had taken the second step in the arbitration process.
All you want to know about the mighty INS Vikramaditya

Saturday 16 November '13

Vikramaditya will be the only ship of its class to not have air defence systems.
9-year wait ends: India finally has INS Vikramaditya

Sunday 17 November '13

Antony attends handing-over, says at one point he had almost given up hope.
Vikramaditya has might but little protection against air attacks

Saturday 16 November '13

Aircraft carrier will be fitted with missiles in a few years.
INS Vikramaditya: All you need to know about aircraft carrier

Thursday 14 November '13

The long-delayed aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya will be inducted into the Indian Navy.
CBI set to close Barak probe, MoD readies to buy missiles

Tuesday 12 November '13

Sources said a formal closure report in the 2006 case could be filed by the end of this month.
President Patil told me not to quit after row over date of birth, says V K Singh

Friday 8 November '13

Gen Singh has written in his autobiography that the court hearing came as a big blow.
IAF officer’s wife slaps defamation case on 2 officers

Friday 1 November '13

The Air Officer in Charge (AOC) of the station, Air Commodore Sumit Banerjee, who took over charge in January, was also moved out of Agra as posting orders came in last week.


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