Vice President Ansari commends NCC for raising awareness on social ills

Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari commended the National Cadet Corps (NCC) for its efforts to raise awareness on social ills, which have to be eradicated for the betterment of society.

NCC not compulsory for students: Govt

Government has decided to increase the authorised strength of NCC by two lakh cadets to overall 15 lakh in phases but ruled out making it compulsory for every student, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said in Lok Sabha on Friday.

Gujarat set to get 11 new NCC units in 2015

 Gujarat is all set to get 11 new National Cadet Corps (NCC) units which will become operational next year, a top official said here today.

Kerala Govt adopts NCC cadet injured in bullet firing

In a humanitarian gesture, Congress-led UDF government in Kerala virtually adopted a 19-year-old NCC cadet M Anas who suffered bullet injury in an accident during a firing practice at a NCC camp in Kannur last month.

Mizoram's Chawngfianga School in Subroto Cup football semi-final
Mizoram's Chawngfianga School in Subroto Cup football semi-final

Defending champions Government Chawngfianga Middle School (Mizoram) thrashed Birjhora Higher Secondary School (Assam) 5-0 to enter the semi-finals in the U-14 category of the Subroto Cup Inter-School Football Tournament, here Sunday.

NCC must imbibe ideals of selfless service in youth: Officer

The relevance of National Cadet Corps (NCC) would grow in the coming years as an organisation that prepares good citizens and also a talent pool for the Armed forces, a top Army officer has said.

Lt Gen Chakravarty handed over Baton of Rajput Regiment Colonel

Director General of the National Cadet Corps (NCC) Lieutenant General Aniruddha Chakravarty was today handed over the Baton of the Rajput Regiment Colonel.

VP showers praises on NCC, lauds emergency, humanitarian work

Vice-President Hamid Ansari on Tuesday lauded National Cadet Corps (NCC) members for their emergency relief work and the humanitarian assistance rendered by them to distressed people in the aftermath of the devastating floods last year in Uttarakhand.

NCC gears up for Republic Day Parade

As part of the rehearsal for the Jan 26 Republic Day Parade, NCC cadets from across the country are going through their final routines here, a senior official said Monday.

Gujarat police launches NCC-like project for school children

The Gujarat government has initiated a programme to provide training to school children, on the lines of National Cadet Corps (NCC), in a bid to inculcate defence mechanism skills and cultivate habits of good citizenship in the students.

Goa hand Oman second successive defeat

Army Boys, Danapur, Bihar and OM Roy HS, Meghalaya advanced to the semifinals in the U-17 Boys` category of the 54th Subroto Cup by defeating NCC (West Bengal & Sikkim) and BSL, Jhakhand in their respective quarterfinals at the Ambedkar Stadium here on Tuesday.

Mizoram enter Subroto Cup final

Govt Chawfianga Middle School, Mizoram edged out NCC (NER) by an injury-time goal to enter the final of the U-14 category of the 54th Subroto Cup here today.

Mizoram enter U-14 Subroto Cup semis, Delhi beat TN in U-17

Government Chawmgfianga Middle School, Mizoram edged out Govt Model school, Chandigarh 1-0 to enter the U-14 boys` semifinals of the 54th Subroto Cup here on Saturday.

NCC to plant 90,000 saplings in West Bengal

The National Cadet Corps has embarked on an ambitious tree plantation drive in a bid to give a green cover in West Bengal, starting from Kolkata, by planting 90,000 saplings.

NCC to become elective subject in schools, colleges

The National Cadet Corps would be offered as an elective subject in schools and colleges carrying credit points, HRD Minister MM Pallam Raju said.

NCC Additional Director General meets Arunachal CM

NCC Additional Director General Maj Gen RK Sharma called on Chief Minister Nabam Tuki at his official residence and discussed various issues concerning the NCC movement.

NCC sets up camps in Naxal-affected districts

National Cadet Corps have set up camps in around 600 districts, including Naxal-affected ones, across the country.

Five NCC cadets from Delhi drown in Kerala`s Periy

Five teenaged NCC cadets from Delhi attending the National Trekking camp of the National Cadet Corps drowned after being caught in a whirlpool.

NCC cadet strength may go up to 17 lakhs in 5 yrs

The strength of National Cadet Corps was likely to increase by two lakhs in the next 4-5 years.

NCC cadet left blinded after beating by trainers

An NCC cadet was allegedly blinded after his trainers beat him following an altercation during a training session.