Army commends JAG's role in combating violence

The Indian Army on Monday commended the role of Judge Advocate General of Army in facing challenges of cyber laws, terrorism and human rights violations while emphasising its motto of 'Justice alone in the Supreme Duty' at any cost and under all circumstances.

Encounter in J&K's Kupwara ends, one terrorist killed
Encounter in J&K's Kupwara ends, one terrorist killed

Srinagar: A fierce encounter, which broke out between militants and security forces in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir in the wee hours of Thursday, has ended.

Defence acquisition proposals worth Rs 4,444 cr cleared
Defence acquisition proposals worth Rs 4,444 cr cleared

The Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) on Wednesday approved proposals worth Rs 4,444 crore, including the purchase of four helicopters for survey vessels at Rs 2,324 crore, but deferrred a decision on a joint bid of Tata Sons Ltd and Airbus for replacing IAF's Avro transport fleet.

Army's Northern Command in J&K celebrates Vijay Diwas

 The 43rd Anniversary of 'Vijay Diwas' was on Tuesday celebrated at Army's Northern command headquarter, where its Commander Lt Gen DS Hooda exhorted army men to rededicate themselves in the service of the nation.

Parrikar, service chiefs remembers martyrs on 'Vijay Diwas'

New Delhi: As the nation remembers the martyrs today on Vijay Diwas, who laid down their lives during 1971 India-Pakistan war, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar along with Army chief DS Suhag, Navy Chief R.K. Dhowan and Air Chief Arup Raha paid tributes at Amar Jawan Jyoti.

Army cautions personnel, veterans about using social networking site

Faced with an onslaught of unsavoury messages on social media, some purportedly written by retired and serving personnel, the army on Thursday turned to Facebook to caution them against accepting or forwarding messages without verifying facts.

Defence Minister pays homage to martyrs in Jammu and Kashmir
Defence Minister pays homage to martyrs in Jammu and Kashmir

Days after the deadly attack on an Army camp in Uri that left 11 security personnel dead, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday arrived here to review the security situation.

Army has a new challenge - misinformation on social media

Battling a proxy war in Jammu and Kashmir, the Army now has to fight with a new problem of misinformation campaign on social media which appears to be a tough challenge.

Congress slams PM Modi for using Army as tool for politicking

Congress on Wednesday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of "using army as a tool for politicking" as it condemned the remarks by him pertaining to the killing of two youths in Jammu and Kashmir in an action by security forces.

Army Commander briefs J&K Guv on security scenario

Western Command Army Commander Lt Gen KJ Singh on Tuesday called on Jammu and Kashmir Governor NN Vohra at the Raj Bhavan here.

Army officer asks men to 'not fall prey' to social media opinions

Faced with an onslaught of "misinformation campaign" against the force, Northern Army Commander Lt General D S Hooda has asked his officers and men to "not fall prey" to print, electronic and social media opinions.

Sonia Gandhi not to celebrate birthday in solidarity with J&K, Naxal attacks

Congress President Sonia Gandhi, who turns 68 on Tuesday, will not celebrate her birthday in view of terror and Naxal attacks in Jammu and Kashmir and Chhattisgarh respectively.

SAARC countries should be sensitive to each other's security concerns: Sushma Swaraj

In a veiled attack on Pakistan, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday termed terrorism as one of the most serious challenges facing South Asia and said it can be tackled only when every country recognises that there are "no good or bad terrorists".

Indian, Chinese army meet for peace along LAC

Amidst reports of Chinese incursions, the PLA and the Indian Army on Sunday decided to uphold treaties and agreements signed between the governments of the two sides to maintain peace and tranquility along the Line of Actual Control.

Pakistan behind Jammu and Kashmir terror attacks, says Army

The serial terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir on Friday have a clear link to Pakistan and the elements involved were "right at the top," the Indian Army has said.

Uri attack: Army says target was to hit civilian points to disrupt polls
Uri attack: Army says target was to hit civilian points to disrupt polls

Days after major attacks by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir, Lieutenant General Subrata Saha on Sunday said that the operation was carried by Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militants.

Last rites of martyr Lt Colonel Sankalp Kumar performed in Jharkhand

Last rites of Lt Colonel Sankalp Kumar, who was killed while fighting terrorists in Kashmir, were performed in Jharkhand with complete military honours on Sunday.

Armed Forces Flag Day: Their selfless dedication is outstanding, PM Modi tweets
Armed Forces Flag Day: Their selfless dedication is outstanding, PM Modi tweets

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday appealed to the people of the country to contribute generously towards welfare of our Armed Forces, on the occasion of the Armed Forces Flag Day.

Pak aiming to push infiltrators into J&K to disrupt poll process

In further evidence of Pakistani involvement, the terrorists were carrying food packets with Urdu markings. These food packets, say sources, are commonly used by the Pakistani Army. Also, sources said the amount of food that was carried by the terrorists shows they were in for a long haul.

US condemns terrorist attacks in Kashmir
US condemns terrorist attacks in Kashmir

The US has strongly condemned the terrorist attacks in Kashmir ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's poll rally, and said it remained firm on its "commitment" to work with India to defeat terrorism in all forms.