Defence Ties

  • China, Sri Lanka to boost their defence relations 11-11-2012 10:47 PM

    Beijing: China and Sri Lanka on Sunday firmed up their defence relations during a meeting of their top officials who pledged to make efforts to boost relations between the two countries and their militaries. Chinese Defense Minister Liang Guanglie met a Sri Lankan delegation headed by Secretary of Defence and...
  • 'Aus for strengthening military ties with India' 08-12-2011 08:57 AM

    India and Australia have decided to boost their bilateral defence ties through a series of measures, said Australian Defence Minister Stephen Smith. ...
  • India, NZ talks to boost trade and defence ties 28-06-2011 08:47 PM

    New Delhi: India and New Zealand on Tuesday discussed a host of international, regional and bilateral issues with a focus on boosting trade between the two sides and working towards the early conclusion of a Free Trade Agreement. Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his counterpart Johan Key held talks during...
  • Fighters sale ties dominate India-US defence talks 26-02-2008 07:32 PM

    Southampton: Chastened by their experience of the abandoned first cricket one-dayer against India, England would have off-spinner Graeme Swann back in the fold for the second game at Rose Bowl here on Tuesday. Swann, who was laid off due to a stomach bug, is due to return and even though...
  • Navy gets a public rap by Govt over defence ties 09-12-2007 10:56 AM

    Karachi: Pakistan's left-arm pace bowler Mohammad Amir, who was banned for five years by the ICC anti-corruption tribunal on spot-fixing charges, has vowed to contest and appeal the ban in the international court of arbitration for sports in Switzerland. This is too harsh a decision for charges that I bowled...