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Tata Motors to supply 3192 Safari Storme SUVs to army

Tata Motors to supply 3192 Safari Storme SUVs to army

Tata Motors has already supplied the 10-tonne Tata High Mobility Vehicle 6x6 as replacements for Tatra. The requirements stated by the Ministry of Defence were minimum payload of 800kg, hard roof and air conditioning. The 4×4 variant also has an electronic shift on the fly four-wheel-drive system, enabling the driver to switch between 4×2 and 4×4 even when on the move.


B.C. party leaders set for televised debate tonight

B.C. party leaders set for televised debate tonight

There were several testy exchanges between B.C. NDP Leader John Horgan (right) and B.C. Green Party Leader Andrew Weaver during the debate. The Liberal leader said she has also asked Ottawa to consider a ban on US thermal coal being shipped to Asia through B.C.



Sabers rattle amid Korean standoff, White House to brief senators

In this Monday, April 24, 2017 photo released by the U.S. Navy, the Ohio-class guided-missile submarine USS Michigan is greeted as it arrives in Busan, South Korea , for a sc. The Trump administration invited the entire Senate to a briefing by top officials Wednesday afternoon at the White House, and the president stopped by.


Syria accuses Israel of strike near Damascus airport

Syria accuses Israel of strike near Damascus airport

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based monitoring group, said the warehouse was largely empty and "probably" Hezbollah s. "We consider that all countries should avoid any actions that lead to higher tensions in such a troubled region and call for Syrian sovereignty to be respected", Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters when asked about the attack.


Senators puzzled after special White House North Korea briefing

Senators puzzled after special White House North Korea briefing

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and top defence and intelligence officials merely repeated, in a statement, that North Korea represented an urgent and growing national security threat. "China is the key to this", Sen. John McCain told CNN . "The goal of this briefing is to tell us the situation and the intelligence we have and what (are) the options we have".



'You're the MUGWUMP Boris!' Farage DEMANDS Johnson stop interfering with foreign countries

Britain is part of an worldwide coalition targeting the Islamic State group in Syria, but has not taken military action against Assad. What you've said, I think, is reviled by most people in this country. United Kingdom foreign secretary Boris Johnson has criticised opposition Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn on their differing stance over military action in Syria, but did so in a slightly unusual fashion.