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U.S. Senate backs bill to pump $700 billion into military

September 19, 2017 8:10 am

Approved by the Armed Services Committee by a 27-0 vote in late June, the overall Senate bill provides $640 billion for core Pentagon operations, such as buying weapons and paying troops, and another $60 billion for wartime missions in Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria and elsewhere.

Armed Forces get a modest hike

March 01, 2015 2:40 am

Under the Rs 94,588 crore capital expenditures that are likely to follow, the Army will be spending approximately Rs 26,300 crore on buying equipment.

Defence Ministry gets Rs 2.29 lakh cr in Union Budget

July 10, 2014 2:47 pm

This marks an increase of around 12.5 per cent from the last fiscal.

Chinese military spending a 'threat': Japan

June 02, 2012 3:08 pm

Rapid rise in China's military budget has caused unease around the region and especially in Tokyo.

Rs 5,000 cr unspent,no change likely in military upgrade budget

February 24, 2010 3:52 am

The modernisation budget of the armed forces is expected to be virtually the same as the previous fiscal with the Ministry of Defence Ministry...