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US, Japan widened defence ties will give Japan more global role

Under the revised guidelines, Japan could come to the aid of US forces threatened by a third country or, for example, deploy minesweeper ships to a mission in the Middle East.           Read More

ah! Angels leads Rs 2.5 crore investment in LogicRoots

Jaipur-based interactive educational games development startup, LogicRoots.com has raised $400,000 (approximately Rs 2.5 crore) in a round led by angel investment firm ah! Angels.           Read More

Make in India: Dhanush outguns original Swedish Bofors

The desi howitzer, christened Dhanush, can outgun the original Swedish Bofors 155mm artillery gun in range, accuracy, reliability, shoot-and-scoot capabilities.           Read More

No farm loan recovery this year, says govt

AgriMin says 18.9 mn hectares of crop land affected by unseasonal rain & hail; oppn walks out after dissatisfaction with reply and response           Read More

India not to bid for 2024 Olympics, PM didn’t propose it: Global Olympic panel chief

International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach on Monday laid to rest speculation about India’s possible bid for the 2024 Olympics, saying Prime Minister Narendra Modi did not propose it in their meeting here.Bach also said IOC thought …           Read More

Naval ship leaves on 8 months long voyage to Europe

The ship was flagged off by Vice Admiral Sunil Lanba, the flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Southern naval Command, in a departure ceremony conducted at the Naval base today.           Read More

How to walk the mid-cap tightrope

With Sensex beating both mid- and small-cap indices comfortably over a 5-year period, experts advise caution while investing in these           Read More