INDIA DEFENCE ARMOUR
India Wednesday test fired its Akash surface-to-air missile from a defence base in Odisha, an official said. "It was a trial by the Indian Air Force," test range director M.V.K.V. Prasad told IANS.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu slammed Wednesday reports of growing communication between the rival Palestinian Hamas and Fatah movements, demanding that the Palestinian president choose between peace with Hamas or with Israel.
Brazil and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) signed here Tuesday an agreement on defence cooperation, Brazil's foreign ministry said in a statement.
The planned air search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 has been suspended for Wednesday due to poor weather conditions in the target area, the Joint Agency Coordination Center (JACC) announced.
American and Chinese economies and societies have never been as closely joined as they are today, but strengthening trust between the two countries is essential to tackle big problems, said a report.