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Cyber crime biggest challenge for India: Rajnath
New Delhi: Terming cyber crime as the biggest challenge for the country, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said the cyber space is increasingly being used to radicalise young minds.

First India-made Scorpene submarine to start trial this year
The first of the Scorpene class submarine Kalvari will start its trial this year, Vice Chief of Naval Staff P. Murugesan said here on Friday.

ISRO developing satellite tracking station in Vietnam
New Delhi: The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is developing a satellite tracking and data reception station and a data processing facility in Vietnam for use of Asean member countries, the government said on Thursday.

India, Indonesia to conduct joint training exercise from March 10
The fourth edition of joint training exercise between India and Indonesia, the Garuda Shakti IV, will be hosted by Indonesia. The 13-day long joint exercise will begin from March 10 and will end on March 23 and will be held at Magelang, Indonesia.

India invokes dispute with US at WTO over visa fees
Geneva: India on Friday set off a major trade dispute with the US at the World Trade Organization (WTO) over Washington’s allegedly trade-restrictive measures, particularly its escalation of visa fees on applications for L-1 and H-1B categories of short-term service providers, as well as numerical commitments for H-1B visas.

Jaishankar, US' NSA discuss cooperation against terror groups
Washington: Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar has met with US National Security Adviser Susan Rice and discussed bilateral ties and cooperation against terror groups like Lashkar-e-Toiba and Jaish-e-Mohammed, the White House has said.

Saudi Arabian Minister Adel Al Jubeir arrives in India
Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Adel Al Jubeir arrived here late on Monday on a one-day visit to India as part of the preparations for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the Gulf kingdom early next month.

ISRO to Launch Sixth Navigation Satellite Today
CHENNAI: The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will today launch country’s sixth navigation satellite, IRNSS-1F, on trusted Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) C32 in the orbit from the spaceport at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh.

Pakistan, India should not allow non-state actors to derail peace process: British foreign secretary
ISLAMABAD: British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond on Tuesday urged Pakistan and India to not allow non-state actors and other pressure groups to derail the peace process.

U.S. Proposes Reviving Naval Coalition to Balance China’s Expansion
NEW DELHI — The chief of the United States Pacific Command, Adm. Harry B. Harris Jr., on Wednesday proposed reviving an informal strategic coalition made up of the navies of Japan, Australia, India and the United States, an experiment that collapsed a decade ago because of diplomatic protests from China.