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Northern Echo
Fresh hope for doctor struck off over Iraqi prisoner deathHowever, Campaigners say the evidence from Iraqi detainees is very similar to s
Fresh hope for doctor struck off over Iraqi prisoner death
Northern Echo / Posted 6 hours ago
However, Campaigners say the evidence from Iraqi detainees is very similar to statements presented to the Al Sweady Inquiry into allegations of abuses by the British military in Iraq. Some of this evidence was later declared as “wholly and entirely... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Task Force for reconciliation mechanismA new initiative was launched on Friday by Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera
Task Force for reconciliation mechanism
Sunday Observer / Posted 22 hours ago
A new initiative was launched on Friday by Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera at the District Secretariat in Jaffna where a task force comprising of 10 public personalities to design the reconciliation mechanism, in keeping with the mandate... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Sri Lanka News | ObserveOnline.lkA new initiative was launched on Friday by Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera
Sri Lanka News | ObserveOnline.lk
Sunday Observer / Posted yesterday
A new initiative was launched on Friday by Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera at the District Secretariat in Jaffna where a task force comprising of 10 public personalities to design the reconciliation mechanism, in keeping with the mandate... Read more
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Football365
Portrait of an icon: Pierluigi CollinaShare this Page Like control pants, sub-editors, your appendix and the NHS, th
Portrait of an icon: Pierluigi Collina
Football365 / Posted yesterday
Share this Page Like control pants, sub-editors, your appendix and the NHS, the conventional wisdom is that referees are at their best when they go unnoticed. Referees are the game’s facilitators, the caretakers who mop the stage and hoover the... Read more
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Daily Record
US defence secretary urges Britain to keep Trident nuclear defence systemUS Defense Secretary Ash Carter The Ministry of Defence (MoD) estimates that a
US defence secretary urges Britain to keep Trident nuclear defence system
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
US Defense Secretary Ash Carter The Ministry of Defence (MoD) estimates that acquiring four new submarines to carry the Trident deterrent will cost £31 billion over the course of the 20-year procurement programme, with a further £10 billion set... Read more
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Scotsman
Uk needs trident to maintain ‘role on global stage’, says us MPs are expected to vote on Government plans to renew the weapons system, whil
Uk needs trident to maintain ‘role on global stage’, says us
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
MPs are expected to vote on Government plans to renew the weapons system, while Labour is split over its policy on the issue. Picture: Getty BRITAIN must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent... Read more
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Oxford Mail
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says USBritain must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says US
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
Britain must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role in the world, according to the US defence secretary. Ash Carter said the nuclear-armed submarines are an "important part of the deterrent structure of Nato". MPs are... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says USBritain must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says US
Streatham Guardian / Posted yesterday
Britain must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role in the world, according to the US defence secretary. Ash Carter said the nuclear-armed submarines are an "important part of the deterrent structure of Nato". MPs are... Read more
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Bury Times
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says USBritain must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says US
Bury Times / Posted yesterday
Britain must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role in the world, according to the US defence secretary. Ash Carter said the nuclear-armed submarines are an "important part of the deterrent structure of Nato". MPs are... Read more
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Gazette
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says USBritain must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says US
Gazette / Posted yesterday
Britain must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role in the world, according to the US defence secretary. Ash Carter said the nuclear-armed submarines are an "important part of the deterrent structure of Nato". MPs are... Read more
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guardian-series
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says USBritain must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says US
guardian-series / Posted yesterday
Britain must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role in the world, according to the US defence secretary. Ash Carter said the nuclear-armed submarines are an "important part of the deterrent structure of Nato". MPs are... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says USBritain must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says US
Greenock Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Britain must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role in the world, according to the US defence secretary. Ash Carter said the nuclear-armed submarines are an "important part of the deterrent structure of Nato". MPs are... Read more
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Harrow Times
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says USBritain must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says US
Harrow Times / Posted yesterday
Britain must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role in the world, according to the US defence secretary. Ash Carter said the nuclear-armed submarines are an "important part of the deterrent structure of Nato". MPs are... Read more
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This is West Country
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says USBritain must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says US
This is West Country / Posted yesterday
Britain must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role in the world, according to the US defence secretary. Ash Carter said the nuclear-armed submarines are an "important part of the deterrent structure of Nato". MPs are... Read more
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Gazette News
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says USBritain must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says US
Gazette News / Posted yesterday
Britain must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role in the world, according to the US defence secretary. Ash Carter said the nuclear-armed submarines are an "important part of the deterrent structure of Nato". MPs are... Read more
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Bolton News
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says USBritain must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says US
Bolton News / Posted yesterday
Britain must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role in the world, according to the US defence secretary. Ash Carter said the nuclear-armed submarines are an "important part of the deterrent structure of Nato". MPs are... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says USBritain must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says US
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted yesterday
Britain must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role in the world, according to the US defence secretary. Ash Carter said the nuclear-armed submarines are an "important part of the deterrent structure of Nato". MPs are... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says USBritain must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says US
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted yesterday
Britain must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role in the world, according to the US defence secretary. Ash Carter said the nuclear-armed submarines are an "important part of the deterrent structure of Nato". MPs are... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
US says the UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage'Britain must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role
US says the UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage'
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
Britain must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role in the world, according to the US defence secretary. Ash Carter said the nuclear-armed submarines are an "important part of the deterrent structure of Nato". MPs are... Read more
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heraldscotland
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says USThe Ministry of Defence (MoD) estimates that acquiring four new submarines to c
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says US
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
The Ministry of Defence (MoD) estimates that acquiring four new submarines to carry the Trident deterrent will cost £31 billion over the course of the 20-year procurement programme, with a further £10 billion set aside to meet any additional... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on the global stage' - US defence secretaryBRITAIN must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on the global stage' - US defence secretary
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
BRITAIN must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized" role in the world, according to the US defence secretary. Ash Carter said the nuclear-armed submarines are an "important part of the deterrent structure of Nato". MPs are... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Former Labour defence chief George Robertson warns Jeremy Corbyn not to scrap TridentHowever, many of his shadow ministers have said they will resign rather than ab
Former Labour defence chief George Robertson warns Jeremy Corbyn not to scrap Trident
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
However, many of his shadow ministers have said they will resign rather than abandon their support for nuclear weapons. Lord Robertson’s intervention came as the US defence secretary, Ash Carter said Britain should continue to punch above its weight... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
1984 Total Defence anthem gets a pop-rock remakeSINGAPORE: In a move that would jolt the memories of those who were in school b
1984 Total Defence anthem gets a pop-rock remake
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
SINGAPORE: In a move that would jolt the memories of those who were in school between the mid 80s and 90s, Nexus, the educational arm of the Ministry of Defence (MINDEF), released a remake of the 1984 song There’s a Part for Everyone as part of Total... Read more
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Shropshire Star
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says US « Shropshire StarAsh Carter said the nuclear-armed submarines are an "important part of the dete
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says US « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted yesterday
Ash Carter said the nuclear-armed submarines are an "important part of the deterrent structure of Nato". MPs are expected to vote on Government plans to renew the weapons system, while Labour is split over its policy on the issue. The Ministry of... Read more
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Express and Star
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says US « Express & StarAsh Carter said the nuclear-armed submarines are an "important part of the dete
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says US « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted yesterday
Ash Carter said the nuclear-armed submarines are an "important part of the deterrent structure of Nato". MPs are expected to vote on Government plans to renew the weapons system, while Labour is split over its policy on the issue. The Ministry of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Northern Ireland legacy unit 'could clear cases in five years' Northern Ireland's Lord Chief Justice has set out a five-year timeframe for d
Northern Ireland legacy unit 'could clear cases in five years'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Northern Ireland's Lord Chief Justice has set out a five-year timeframe for dealing with controversial inquests which have remained logjammed for years. He also called for the... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says US Ash Carter says the nuclear deterrent is an "important part of the deterrent
UK needs Trident to maintain 'outsized role on global stage', says US
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Ash Carter says the nuclear deterrent is an "important part of the deterrent structure of Nato" (AP) Britain must keep its Trident nuclear deterrent to maintain its "outsized"... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
UK needs Trident so it can play 'outsized' role in world affairs, says US defence secretaryCarter said the nuclear-armed submarines were an “important part of the deterre
UK needs Trident so it can play 'outsized' role in world affairs, says US defence secretary
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
Carter said the nuclear-armed submarines were an “important part of the deterrent structure of Nato”. The Ministry of Defence estimates that acquiring four new submarines to carry the Trident deterrent would cost £31bn over the course of the 20-year... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Army prepares to step up rocket-system technologyThe Thai army needs more weapons to be used as a response to potential enemy at
Army prepares to step up rocket-system technology
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
The Thai army needs more weapons to be used as a response to potential enemy attacks in order to protect the country, Deputy Defence Minister Udomdej Sitabutr says. A multiple-rocket launcher developed by the Defence Technology Institute at the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Don't Prevent Soldiers From Leaving ArmyThe attention of the Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) has been drawn to publications in
We Don't Prevent Soldiers From Leaving Army
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The attention of the Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) has been drawn to publications in the media with banner headlines reading: "Mass Resignations hit the Army... Commanders confused" and "Discontent hits Ghana Army" among others. The publications reported... Read more
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U TV
Lord Chief Justice calls for ‘legacy inquest unit’He said the failure to deal with legacy inquests has "cast a long shadow over t
Lord Chief Justice calls for ‘legacy inquest unit’
U TV / Posted 2 days ago
He said the failure to deal with legacy inquests has "cast a long shadow over the entire justice system" in Northern Ireland. The Lord Chief Justice added that he is hopeful the secretary of state will release money to fund the unit and wants the... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Corruption in AfricaEight African nations have supported Kenya’s proposal to withdraw from the Rome
Corruption in Africa
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
Eight African nations have supported Kenya’s proposal to withdraw from the Rome Statute of 1998 that established the International Criminal Court (ICC). Many African leaders see the court as a neo-colonial institution exclusively targeting the... Read more
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U TV
Lord Chief Justice meets legacy inquest familiesIt follows the completion of a two-week review into backlogged cases from the T
Lord Chief Justice meets legacy inquest families
U TV / Posted 2 days ago
It follows the completion of a two-week review into backlogged cases from the Troubles, which have been stuck in the system for decades. Sir Declan Morgan brought the families together on Friday to seek their views on how best to ensure the inquests... Read more
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International Business Times
Russia shows off military might in Black Sea as Nato bolsters troops Russia held massive military exercises in the Black Sea after Nato's decision t
Russia shows off military might in Black Sea as Nato bolsters troops
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
Russia held massive military exercises in the Black Sea after Nato's decision to reinforce its presence in eastern Europe. President Vladimir Putin said the armed forces had displayed their readiness to defend Russia. Military exercises held on... Read more
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dna
Check upsc.gov.in for for UPSC CDS Exam II written results 2015The long wait is over. The results for the UPSC CDS (II) 2015 have been declare
Check upsc.gov.in for for UPSC CDS Exam II written results 2015
dna / Posted 2 days ago
The long wait is over. The results for the UPSC CDS (II) 2015 have been declared. The exam was held on November 2015, and a total of 8351 candidates have qualified for the interview round for the following institutes: Here’s how you can check your... Read more
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SiliconIndia
Indian, Israeli Companies join Hands for 'Make in India'NEW DELHI: More than 25 Indian and over 100 Israeli companies will gather later
Indian, Israeli Companies join Hands for 'Make in India'
SiliconIndia / Posted 2 days ago
NEW DELHI: More than 25 Indian and over 100 Israeli companies will gather later this month for a business seminar on defence and security in Israel, it was announced here on Friday. The seminar organised jointly by SIBAT, the Israel ministry of... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
Allegations of ‘near misses’ with military vehicles on Saunton beach Walkers claim there have been several ‘close calls’ with military vehicles us
Allegations of ‘near misses’ with military vehicles on Saunton beach
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 2 days ago
Walkers claim there have been several ‘close calls’ with military vehicles using the beach for training To send a link to this page you must be logged in. It is feared military... Read more
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New Kerala
Indian and Israeli companies join hands for Make in IndiaNew Delhi, Feb 12 : More than 25 Indian and over 100 Israeli companies will gat
Indian and Israeli companies join hands for Make in India
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
New Delhi, Feb 12 : More than 25 Indian and over 100 Israeli companies will gather later this month for a unique business seminar on Defence and Security in Israel. The seminar organized jointly by SIBAT, the Israel Ministry of Defence International... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Defence Minister - Police, NSCDC to Hold Grounds in Liberated AreasThe Nigeria Police Force and Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) w
Defence Minister - Police, NSCDC to Hold Grounds in Liberated Areas
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Nigeria Police Force and Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) will henceforth hold ground in the areas that have been cleared of terrorists who were hitherto occupying them. The Minister of Defence, Mansur Dan Ali, disclosed this when... Read more
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The Economic Times
Apache & Chinook will strengthen India's defence capabilities: Dennis Swanson, Boeing DefenseBoeing's sourcing from India has more than doubled since 'Make in India', says
Apache & Chinook will strengthen India's defence capabilities: Dennis Swanson, Boeing Defense
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
Boeing's sourcing from India has more than doubled since 'Make in India', says Dennis Swanson, Vice President, Boeing Defense, Space & Security in India. In an email interview with Economictimes.com's Smriti Jain & Ruchi Bambha, Swanson says India is... Read more
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New Kerala
Indian, Israeli companies join hands for 'Make in India'New Delhi, Feb 12 : More than 25 Indian and over 100 Israeli companies will gat
Indian, Israeli companies join hands for 'Make in India'
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
New Delhi, Feb 12 : More than 25 Indian and over 100 Israeli companies will gather later this month for a business seminar on defence and security in Israel, it was announced here on Friday. The seminar organised jointly by SIBAT, the Israel... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Defence Ministry Deserves Funds - MPGaborone — Parliamentarians continue to respond to the 2016/17 budget speech pr
Defence Ministry Deserves Funds - MP
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Gaborone — Parliamentarians continue to respond to the 2016/17 budget speech presentation by the Minister of Finance and Development Planning, Mr Kenneth Matambo. In his response on Wednesday, Member of Parliament for Francistown East, Mr Buti Billy... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Moswaane Criticises OppositionGaborone — Member of Parliament for Francistown West, Mr Ignatius Moswaane, say
Moswaane Criticises Opposition
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Gaborone — Member of Parliament for Francistown West, Mr Ignatius Moswaane, says some opposition members should desist from discouraging Batswana from using government programmes. Debating the 2016/17 Budget Speech Wednesday, Mr Moswaane said it was... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Senior ADF officials defend use of antimalarial mefloquine to Senate hearingSenior ADF official tells senate hearing he is keeping himself in the dark abou
Senior ADF officials defend use of antimalarial mefloquine to Senate hearing
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
Senior ADF official tells senate hearing he is keeping himself in the dark about progress of Inspector-General's investigation. Senior ranks of the Australian Defence Force have defended the use of antimalarial drug mefloquine, which veterans have... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Fire during construction of £1.2bn submarine reveals insight into Barrow shipyard practicesDETAILS have been revealed after a fire broke out during construction of a £1.2
Fire during construction of £1.2bn submarine reveals insight into Barrow shipyard practices
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 days ago
DETAILS have been revealed after a fire broke out during construction of a £1.2bn submarine. Fire crews from Walney and Barrow, as well as paramedics, were called to the annexe building of the New Assembly Shop at the shipyard site at around 11.15am... Read more
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chroniclelive
Gateshead MP demands action to ensure compensation for dying veteransA North East MP is leading calls for the Prime Minister to close a loophole tha
Gateshead MP demands action to ensure compensation for dying veterans
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
A North East MP is leading calls for the Prime Minister to close a loophole that means dozens of dying ex-servicemen will miss out on compensation. A Ministry of Defence (MOD) spokesman suggested that Government would take the concerns seriously,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Iraqis who claim they were mistreated win Supreme Court challengeIraqi civilians who claim they were detained and mistreated by British forces w
Iraqis who claim they were mistreated win Supreme Court challenge
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Iraqi civilians who claim they were detained and mistreated by British forces win Supreme Court challenge to sue for damages A judge lifted rules which prevented Iraqis suing the Ministry of Defence But in December the Court of Appeal struck down... Read more
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BruDirect.com
Simultaneous Flag Distribution in Schools Across the CountryIn Tutong District, the event was held at Persatuan Tanjong Maya School (PERTAM
Simultaneous Flag Distribution in Schools Across the Country
BruDirect.com / Posted 2 days ago
In Tutong District, the event was held at Persatuan Tanjong Maya School (PERTAMA School) where the guest of honour was Datin Paduka Hajah Suriyah binti Haji Umar, Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Defence. Also present were member of the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Enhanced autonomy, securityDefence Minister to announce plans to increase devolution of power to state in
Enhanced autonomy, security
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
Defence Minister to announce plans to increase devolution of power to state in the next few days Hishammuddin (left) and Zulkifeli perform the pinning of the rank on Adenan. — Photo by Chimon Upon KUCHING: The Ministry of Defence (Mindef) will... Read more
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CTV News
Kerry and Lavrov open Syria talks as countries trade barbsMUNICH -- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Serge
Kerry and Lavrov open Syria talks as countries trade barbs
CTV News / Posted 3 days ago
MUNICH -- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov opened talks Thursday to try and reconcile deep differences over a proposed ceasefire for the Syrian civil war. They met as other U.S. and Russian officials... Read more
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