Keyword Results for 'pentagon'
U.S. plans to destroy Syrian chemical weapons at sea Nov 28, 11:56 am
Washington, Nov. 28 (ANI): The United States is planning to destroy some of Syria's deadliest chemical weapons in international waters aboard a government-owned ship.
Washington, Nov. 27 (ANI): The United States has reportedly flown two B-52 bombers over the disputed Senkaku Islands as part of a training exercise amid increased tensions in the sensitive region.
US Defence dept. asks contractors to tighten computer security amidst threats by foreign intruders Nov 21, 2:36 pm
Johannesburg, Nov. 21 (ANI): The US Department of Defence has reportedly instructed contractors to tighten their computer security procedures, and report any cyber intrusions which result in loss of crucial technical information.
Washington, Nov. 8 (ANI): Sexual assaults in the US military increased an unprecedented 46 percent last year, the Pentagon has said.
US intelligence has its own secret Twitter! Nov 2, 10:21 am
Washington, Nov. 2 (ANI): The US' intelligence agencies reportedly have their own private version of the microblogging site Twitter.
Washington, Oct. 24 (ANI): A senior National Security Council, who was discovered to be the one posting anonymous tweets against President Barack Obama's administration, has reportedly admitted to his tweet-attacks.
Obama nominates Jeh Johnson as Homeland Security head Oct 19, 12:50 pm
Washington, Oct. 19 (ANI): President Barack Obama has nominated former top Pentagon lawyer Jeh Johnson to be his next Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).
US may use Romanian airbase for 2014 Afghan pullout Oct 18, 2:11 pm
Islamabad, Oct. 18 (ANI): The United States is about to reach a deal with Romania that would see American troops return home from Afghanistan via an air base on the Black Sea.
US govt shutdown costs Pentagon 600 mln dollars Oct 18, 11:16 am
Washington, Oct. 18 (ANI): The partial U.S. federal government shutdown has cost the Pentagon at least 600 million dollars worth of productivity, Pentagon top financial officer has said.
Washington, Sept. 25 (ANI): The Pentagon's main battlefield intelligence network in Afghanistan is vulnerable to hackers.
Google founders not to have discounted fuel for private jets anymore Sep 14, 10:46 am
Washington, Sept. 14 (ANI): The US Department of Defence has reportedly ended the agreement with Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin, which allowed them to travel on sharply discounted jet fuel bought from the Pentagon.
Sino-US defense talks - a deficit of trust Sep 10, 4:05 pm
General Chang Wanquan, China's defense minister, made his first official visit to the Pentagon on 19 August to meet Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel. China's high-powered delegation included deputy commanders of the People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) and Second Artillery Corps, which manages China's ballistic-missile arsenal.
US military strike with cruise missiles unlikely to deter Syrian regime, warn analysts Sep 3, 2:18 pm
Washington, Sept. 3 (ANI): The Pentagon's likely means of attacking Syria will not deter the Assad regime's use of chemical weapons, retired military officers and analysts have said.
Washington, Aug. 27 (ANI): China has constructed the world's largest stand-alone building, equivalent to three Pentagons.
Iraq's foreign minister seeks US drones to neutralize al Qaeda Aug 18, 10:59 am
Washington, Aug 18 (ANI): Iraq's Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari has said that Iraqi forces need US help with surveillance and analyzing intelligence to fight a growing threat by al Qaeda.
Pentagon says Chinese defense chief's visit to help sustain positive momentum in U.S.-China military ties Aug 17, 3:20 pm
Beijing, Aug. 17 (Xinhua-ANI): The visit to the United States by Chinese Minister of National Defense Chang Wanquan will help sustain the "positive momentum" that has been achieved in the U.S.-China military-to-military ties, the Pentagon said Friday.
U.S., Afghanistan gearing up for spike in Taliban violence as end of jihad season nears Aug 16, 2:39 pm
Washington, Aug. 16 (ANI): The United States is preparing for a spike in Taliban violence in Afghanistan.
US' nuclear facilities vulnerable to terrorist attacks despite high security claims Aug 16, 10:25 am
Washington, Aug. 16 (ANI): A Pentagon commissioned report has revealed that US' nuclear facilities are vulnerable to terrorist attacks which could potentially help the attackers build an improvised fission bomb.
Pentagon says Afghanistan's military will need 'substantial' help after 2014 troops' withdrawal Jul 31, 11:42 am
Washington, July 31 (ANI): Afghanistan's military will require substantial training and foreign financial aid after the American and NATO combat mission will end in 2014, the Pentagon told Congress on Tuesday.
New Delhi, July 27 (ANI): Way back in 1964, when one of my responsibilities included the dissemination of information of the activities of the army in the eastern sector, I visited the headquarters of the 8 Mountain Division in Kohima, which was commanded by Maj-Gen K. P. Candeth.
Washington, July 21 (ANI): The chief of naval operations in the United States has said defense budget cuts have reduced the number of Navy forces that would respond to an emergency in the Persian Gulf and the Western Pacific.
Pentagon denies U.S. about to 'invade' Egypt reports Jul 14, 11:49 am
Washington, July 14 (ANI):The Pentagon and U.S. Embassy in Cairo have denied reports in the Egyptian media, claiming that a U.S. task force in the Red Sea was about to 'invade Egypt'.
China's fastest-growing fleet of nuclear ballistic and cruise missiles 'biggest threat' to US Jul 12, 12:12 pm
Washington, July 12 (ANI): Pentagon has warned that China with its most active and diverse ballistic missile development program in the world has fastest-growing fleet of ballistic and cruise missiles capable of hitting the US from Chinese waters.
Washington, July 9 (ANI): U.S. President Barack Obama had asked a top Navy officer to remove military files on Navy SEAL's raid on Osama bin Laden's hideout from the Pentagon computers.
London, July 7 (ANI): The Department of Defense has said a test of the only US defense against long-range ballistic missiles failed on Friday.
- Betting on Tendulkar's 100th international century crosses Rs.2 billion mark
- 'Gold-obsessed' Aliens using Earth as 'battlefield'
- Smartphone app allows watching football matches minutes after game commencement
- Oz head cricket coach Arthur confident of win over Kiwis, without star players
- Brit women top obesity league in Europe
TOP VIDEO STORIES