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January 27, 2015
Pakistan opposes new India-US nuclear deal
Islamabad (AFP) Jan 27, 2015
Pakistan Tuesday said it opposed a new nuclear deal signed between the US and India during a recent trip to New Delhi by President Barak Obama, saying it was detrimental to stability in South Asia. The US and India reached an agreement Sunday during Obama's visit to New Delhi, breaking the deadlock that has stalled a civilian nuclear power agreement for years. The US and India in 2008 signed a landmark deal giving India access to civilian nuclear technology, but it had been held up since by US c ... read more
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Obama wraps India visit with pleas on religion, climate
US President Barack Obama urged India to promote religious tolerance and do more to combat global warming Tuesday as he wrapped up a visit aimed at forging a new friendship between the world's largest democracies. ... more

Raytheon acquires remote sensing, UAS tech company
Raytheon reports it has enhanced the prospects of growing its unmanned aerial systems business through the acquisition of Sensintel Inc. ... more

Payout for Fiji veterans of British atomic tests
Fiji soldiers exposed to radiation during British nuclear tests in the Pacific more than 56 years ago are finally to receive compensation, a government minister was reported as saying Tuesday. ... more
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US Congress eases pressure for new Iran sanctions
US President Barack Obama won breathing room Tuesday for his nuclear dialogue with Iran, as legislation calling for strict new sanctions against the Islamic republic lost some crucial support in Congress. ... more


China to hold military parade to 'frighten Japan': report
China will this year hold its first large-scale military parade since 2009 to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, reports said Tuesday, with one key goal described as being to "frighten Japan". ... more
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Scores of foreign fighters among Kobane dead: US
Large numbers of foreign fighters are among the jihadists killed in the battle for the Syrian town of Kobane, a senior US official said Tuesday, saying the concerted campaign was halting the militants' march. ... more

BAE Systems gets Navy engineering, support contract
Full life-cycle engineering and technical support for U.S. Navy communication and combat systems are to be provided by BAE Systems. ... more
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Pakistan military says killed 76 militants in air strikes
Pakistan's military said it killed 76 militants in two separate air strikes on Tuesday as part of a major offensive against the Taliban and other insurgents in a tribal region near the Afghan border. ... more

UN warns crisis looms for families in southern Iraq
The United Nations' food agency warned on Tuesday of a looming humanitarian crisis in southern Iraq, where tens of thousands of destitute, displaced families have sought refuge from conflict. ... more

Microsoft HoloLens goggles captivate with holograms
Microsoft's HoloLens goggles have hit a sweet spot between Google Glass and virtual reality headgear, immersing users in a mesmerizing world of augmented reality holograms. ... more
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New laser could upgrade the images in tomorrow's technology
A new semiconductor laser developed at Yale has the potential to significantly improve the imaging quality of the next generation of high-tech microscopes, laser projectors, photolithography, hologr ... more

Kurds expand fight against IS after retaking Syria's Kobane
Kurdish fighters battled the Islamic State group in villages around Kobane on Tuesday, a day after expelling the jihadists from the strategic Syrian town on the Turkish border. ... more
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Airbus DS sells Belgian electronics factory
A Swiss-based equity firm is entering the defense-related business sector through the acquisition of an Airbus Defense and Space electronics plant in Belgium. ... more

IS hostage exchange demand a bid to sow dissent: analysts
The Islamic State group's demand that a jihadi on Jordan's death row be exchanged for a Japanese hostage is an attempt to chip away at the US-led coalition against extremism in the Middle East, analysts say. ... more

DRS touts new laser targeting gimbal
A new laser designating gimbal from DRS Technologies Inc successfully performed multiple targeting exercises aboard a U.S. Special Operations Command aircraft. ... more

Ex-CIA officer in leak case found guilty of espionage
A former CIA officer was convicted of espionage charges Monday for having leaked to a New York Times journalist classified details of a secret operation to thwart Iran's nuclear program. ... more

Baghdad flights disrupted after bullet hits flydubai jet
A bullet hit the fuselage of a flydubai airliner on its descent into Baghdad Tuesday, lightly wounding a young girl and prompting many carriers to suspend their flights, officials said. ... more

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BAE Systems gets support contract for British Army vehicles
The British Army's armored track vehicle fleet is to receive support services from BAE Systems under a five-year, $75 million contract. ... more

FARC says army attacks put Colombia peace at risk
The FARC guerrilla group warned Tuesday that army attacks have resulted in 20 deaths since a unilateral rebel ceasefire went into effect last month, putting peace talks in jeopardy. ... more
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IS group lost one percent of captured territory in Iraq: US

IS 'not a state, not justified by Islam': top Egyptian cleric

Japan vows to 'never give up' search for IS hostages

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Philippine forces, rebels report casualties in rare clash

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Prototype weapons launcher fitted onto B-52 bomber

'No chance' of beating climate change without India: Obama

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