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PM, Jugnauth jointly launch India-assisted projects in Mauritius

New Delhi Cooperation between India and Mauritius, including in maritime security, has translated the vision of SAGAR – Security and Growth for All in the Region – into action, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday. Modi made these remarks after he along with his Mauritian counterpart Pravind Jugnauth jointly inaugurated India-assisted social housing units project […]

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Israel inks multi-billion dollar submarine deal with Germany

Jerusalem (AP) Israel signed a three billion euro (USD 3.4 billion) deal on Thursday to buy three cutting-edge submarines from Germany, the defense ministry announced. The Dakar-class diesel-electric submarines will be produced by German manufacturer Thyssenkrupp and are expected to be delivered within nine years, the ministry said. Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz said the procurement […]

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Emirates to again fly Boeing 777 to US as 5G rollout slowed

Dubai: Long-haul carrier Emirates said Thursday it will resume its Boeing 777 flights to the US after halting its use of the aircraft there over concerns new 5G services in America could interfere with airplane technology that measures altitude. International carriers that rely heavily on the wide-body Boeing 777, and other Boeing aircraft, cancelled early flights […]