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The Guardian | 03 Feb 2016

Britain is at centre of global mercenary industry, says charity

G4S is world’s largest security company as UK leads booming global private military industry, War on Want says...

Maritime News

The Weekend quiz

Which feminist magazine got its name from the story of Eve’s creation? Spoiler alert: answers below (don’t cheat!)...

The Guardian 2016-02-06

Centre has big plans to develop ports

With India possessing 7,500 km of coastline, the Centre has laid out its plans to develop ports that would kick-start economic development in these parts. To increase economic activity, the Ministry of Shipping is organising a Maritime India Summit...

The Hindu 2016-02-06

International Fleet Review brings together Iran, Israel, US and Russia

VISHAKHAPATNAM: Warships and delegates from around the world have converged at the 'city of destiny' for the largest military diplomacy put up by India, managing to bring together diverse nations, many of which seldom meet at sea. From rivals Iran...

The Times of India 2016-02-06

Make in India not an obstacle to defence cooperation: US Navy chief

Each country develops along its own path dictated by its national interests and Make in India is a natural development for a country of the size if India. Both United States of America and India share common values, both are democracies and there is...

The Hindu 2016-02-06

'No single Navy is robust in the world'

Visakhapatnam: Indian Navy has grown into a multi-dimensional force and is ready to take on any challenge, chief of Indian Navy admiral RK Dhowan said, adding that the inclusion of the aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya, long-range reconnaissance...

The Times of India 2016-02-06

Sea Fest 2016 reaches out to kids

The sea holds a wealth of treasures, and this month, all the kids with a curiosity for the sea, are being invited to learn even more at The Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum. On February 27, 2016, beginning at 11:00 a.m. and continuing to 5:00...

The Examiner 2016-02-06

Maharashtra bets big on inland water transport

The Maharashtra government is betting big on the state’s waterways for ferrying people across the state. The government’s new Port policy, released last month, includes commissioning studies in identifying routes that can be developed as waterways...

Indian Express 2016-02-06

IFR: President to review fleet today

he most awe-inspiring and awaited event of the entire IFR — the Fleet Review — will be conducted in the city on Saturday morning. President and the Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces Pranab Mukherjee will review the Naval Fleet. This...

The Hindu 2016-02-06

Eagles Complete Season Sweep of Hornets, 73-39 (Husson University Athletics)

(Source: Husson University Athletics) BANGOR, Maine - Victoria McIntyre scored a game-high 12 points to lead the Eagles to a 73-39 win over Lyndon State in North Atlantic Conference (NAC) action on Friday night in Newman Gym. Husson (14-5, 12-1 NAC)...

Public Technologies 2016-02-06

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