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Pentagon grounds global fleet of F-35 stealth aircraft after crash

12 Oct 2018

Pentagon grounds global fleet of F-35 stealth aircraft after crash

The Pentagon in the US yesterday grounded the global fleet of F-35 stealth fighter jets to conduct engine inspections, following its first-ever crash.

Nine dead after US military plane crashes near Savannah airport

03 May 2018

Nine dead after US military plane crashes near Savannah airport

An aging US military cargo plane carrying nine troops was destroyed in a fiery crash as it made its final scheduled flight before being mothballed, officials said.

Trump's chief of staff forced out in stormy White House

29 Jul 2017

Trump's chief of staff forced out in stormy White House

US President Donald Trump has forced out White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, replacing him with Homeland Security secretary John Kelly.

Victims of US Marines' nude photo sharing racket speak out

10 Mar 2017

Victims of US Marines' nude photo sharing racket speak out

Two victims of a massive nude photo sharing network in the US Marine Corps -Erika Butner and Marisa Woytek -have requested top commander Gen Robert Neller for personal involvement with victims.

US military investigating nude photo scandal

06 Mar 2017

US military investigating nude photo scandal

The Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS) in the US is investigating the dissemination of hundreds of nude photographs of current and former female marines.

Trump Navy secretary nominee withdraws nomination

27 Feb 2017

Trump Navy secretary nominee withdraws nomination

Philip Bilden, private equity investor and Army veteran, has withdrawn his nomination as US President Donald Trump's secretary of the US Navy, due to his business interests.

Indian-American Sikh commended for assisting Manhattan bomber's arrest

20 Sep 2016

Indian-American Sikh commended for assisting Manhattan bomber's arrest

A Sikh bar-owner in the USA is being acknowledged for helping the police to capture Ahmad Khan Rahami in Linden, New Jersey.

Man behind Manhattan's explosion behind bars

19 Sep 2016

Man behind Manhattan's explosion behind bars

Ahmad Khan Rahami, believed to be responsible for the explosions in Manhattan along with a previous bombing in New Jersey, was arrested on Monday.

FBI clarifies zero arrests in New York Explosion

19 Sep 2016

FBI clarifies zero arrests in New York Explosion

Dismissing earlier news reports, the FBI on 18th September, 2016, clarified that no arrests were made regarding the explosion in New York City.

'Intentional' explosion rocks Manhattan neighbourhood

18 Sep 2016

'Intentional' explosion rocks Manhattan neighbourhood

An explosion went off in the busy up-market neighbourhood of Chelsea, New York.

Tata Power signs deal with Lockheed Martin JV

02 Sep 2016

Tata Power signs deal with Lockheed Martin JV

Lockheed Martin's joint venture company with Raytheon, Javelin Joint Venture, signed a deal with Indian power conglomerate Tata Power.