US to India: “try us” as defence partner
The United States has for the first time flown in
its big guns for India’s air show seeking a slice of a market that
may generate 30 billion dollars of defence deals in five years.
Suspects questioned over Pakistan airport attack
Pakistani investigators on Wednesday were
quizzing two suspects after an Islamic militant was killed by his
own hand grenade in a brazen attack on Islamabad international
airport, officials said.
Maliki orders commanders launch Baghdad crackdown
Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki ordered Iraq’s
military commanders to speed up preparations for a U.S.-backed
crackdown in Baghdad after a string of attacks killed hundreds of
people in recent days.