Sudan clashes kill 10 in Darfur: State media

Sudan clashes kill 10 in Darfur: State media

Ten members of Sudan's controversial counter-insurgency unit have been killed in clashes with fighters loyal to a powerful militia leader in war-torn Darfur, the official SUNA news agency reported today.

Nov 27, 2017, 08:11 AM IST

China and India hold joint military exercise

India and China began their joint "Hand-in-Hand" army exercise with focus on counter-insurgency and counter-terrorism tactics.

Oct 17, 2015, 21:34 PM IST

Boko Haram wages new Nigeria attacks as Kerry visits

Boko Haram fighters on Sunday overran a strategic town in northeastern Nigeria and seized a military base, as Secretary of State John Kerry pledged further US support for the counter-insurgency.

Jan 26, 2015, 00:29 AM IST

'Adopt a nuanced approach to tackle counter-insurgency in J&K'

Jammu and Kashmir's top Army commander has said the parameters for determining success in counter-insurgency operations have not kept pace with the changing environment, leading to "confusion" in the minds of the personnel.

Dec 08, 2014, 21:45 PM IST

India, China to hold army exercise from Nov 16 in Pune

India and China will hold a joint "Hand-in-Hand" army exercise from November 16 in Pune that will focus on counter-insurgency and counter-terrorism tactics, weeks after a stand-off between their troops along the border in Ladakh region.

Nov 13, 2014, 23:27 PM IST
IOC to discuss possible Kosovo Olympic recognition: Spokesman

IOC to discuss possible Kosovo Olympic recognition: Spokesman

The International Olympic Committee will discuss the possibility of granting Kosovo Olympic recognition at its Executive Board meeting this week, an official said, a move that has angered Serbian Olympic officials.

Oct 22, 2014, 18:54 PM IST

DRDO develops corner-shot rifle for counter-insurgency

India`s Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has developed a corner-shot rifle for the special forces that provides greater safety during counter-insurgency operations as its user is not in the direct line of fire, a top official has said.

Feb 07, 2014, 15:18 PM IST

Suicides claim more lives in Army than bullets

Suicides proved to be the Army`s biggest adversary than enemy`s bullets with around 100 troops losing their lives in acts of self-annihilation.

Mar 04, 2012, 17:31 PM IST

Chhattisgarh opens three counter-insurgency schools

Chhattisgarh, the state worst hit by Maoist violence, Friday announced the opening of three counter-insurgency and anti-terrorism schools to train policemen to take on the left wing rebels.

Jul 16, 2010, 14:34 PM IST

B`desh keen to learn counter-insurgency tactics from Lanka

B’desh expresses keenness to learn counter-insurgency tactics from Lankan forces which successfully eliminated LTTE killing its chief Prabhakaran last year.

Mar 23, 2010, 16:20 PM IST