India, Israel to intensify anti-terror coordination
Contending that India and Israel face challenges of terrorism, the two countries on Monday agreed to intensify coordination to deal with the menace, as External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj met top Israeli leadership and discussed a wide-range of bilateral and regional issues.

India, Japan conduct joint exercise ‘Sahyog-Kaijin’ off Chennai coast
Ships and aircraft of the Indian Coast Guard and the Japan Coast Guard came together to train for the 15th edition of ‘Sahyog-Kaijin’ joint exercise in the Bay of Bengal off the Chennai coast on Friday.

LeT operatives jailed for plotting terror attacks in Delhi
A court here on Tuesday sentenced two suspected Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) operatives to seven years in jail and another to four years' imprisonment for conspiring to carry out blasts in the capital on the instructions of their Pakistan-based handlers.

Sushma Swaraj to visit Palestine, Israel
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will visit Israel and Palestine on January 17-18 to further build on the goodwill generated by the trip of President Pranab Mukherjee to the two West Asian nations three months back.

Indo-Japan Coast Guard joint exercise to be held on January 15
Chennai: A joint sea exercise between Indian and Japanese Coast Guards will be held on January 15 here, aimed at strengthening relationship and refine the joint operating procedures between the coast guards of the two nations.

John Kerry calls Nawaz Sharif over Pathankot attack, asks to continue India-Pakistan negotiations
New Delhi: The US Secretary of State John Kerry on Saturday spoke to Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and told the former that talks with India should resume despite the recent terror attack at Punjab's Pathankot airbase. Indian intelligence reports says that the groups and people within Pakistan planned and executed the strike.

Indo-French military exercise 'Shakti-2016' begins in Rajasthan
New Delhi: Indian and French troops will on Friday begin their eight-day counter-terrorism and counter-insurgency joint exercise in Rajasthan.

Pathankot attacks work of saboteurs: Pakistan Defence Minister
Khawaja Muhammad Asif says "some elements" want to "sabotage" the India-Pakistan peace talks.

New base: Satellite monitoring station in Vietnam to give India room in East Sea region
NEW DELHI: India will get a strategic toehold in the East Sea region as its new satellite monitoring station in Vietnam is expected to be activated soon and linked to another existing facility in neighbouring Indonesia, amid China's growing ambitions in the area.

6.7 magnitude earthquake hits India-Myanmar border
Kolkata, Jan 4: A strong intensity earthquake early Monday hit India-Myanmar border, ripples of which were felt in West Bengal, apart from Manipur, Bangladesh, Nagaland and Arunachal Pardesh.