Northern Command celebrates 44th Raising day in Udhampur

Army's Northern Command, popularly known as 'Dhruva Command' today celebrated its 44th Raising Day as its chief Lt Gen DS Hooda encouraged the troops to continue maintaining their "exalted standards" through professionalism, dedication and devotion to duty.

Manohar Parrikar likely to visit LoC, Siachen on Friday

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar will arrive here on Friday on a two-day visit to review security situation in Jammu and Kashmir, during which he is expected to visit the Line of Control and Siachen and meet Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed.

Army Chief reviews J&K security situation at Northern Command

Army Chief General Dalbir Singh Wednesday visited Udhampur-based Northern Command in Jammu and Kashmir and reviewed overall security situation of the state.

Northern command dedicates army day to people

The northern command of the Indian Army has dedicated this year's celebration of the army day on January 15 to the people of the state both in war and peacetime.

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.

Northern Command Chief greets J&K people on Eid

The Commander of the Udhampur-based Northern command, Lt Gen D S Hooda on Sunday extended his greetings to the people of Jammu and Kashmir on the occasion of Eid.

Northern Command Chief greets people of J&K on Eid

Army`s Northern Command Chief Lt Gen DS Hooda has conveyed his best wishes and heartfelt greetings to the people of the state on the auspicious occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr.

Army`s Northern Command celebrates 43rd Raising Day

Indian Army`s Northern Command, the operational command of Jammu and Kashmir which is popularly known as `Dhruva Command`, celebrated its 43rd Raising Day on Wednesday.

Army`s Northern Command chief briefs J&K Guv about security situation

Army`s Northern Command chief Lt Gen Sanjiv Chachra met J&K Governor N N Vohra and briefed him about overall security scenario in the region, particularly along international border, LoC and LAC.

In a first, Ladakh civilians get bravery award from Army

For the first time, three civilians from Ladakh region, including a porter in Siachin who saved two soldiers buried in an avalanche, have been honoured by Army with special award for their exemplary courage.

Army to buy 49 mini unmanned aerial vehicles for J&K

Army`s Northern Command has issued a global tender for procuring latest miniature unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) for gathering intelligence and carry out reconnaissance of areas along Line of Control (LoC).

Army to buy latest snow mobiles for Ladakh sector

Army`s Northern Command has issued a global tender for procuring latest snow mobiles which will ensure better mobility for jawans and intensified patrolling in the snow-bound areas of Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir.

Army eyes advanced systems for LoC surveillance in J&K

Army`s Northern Command Headquarters has floated tenders for the purchase of six Border Surveillance Management Systems (BSMS) for deployment in Jammu and Kashmir.

Northern Command bids adieu to Parnaik

Northern Command on Sunday bid adieu to their GOC-in-C Lt Gen K T Parnaik, who retired from his services after a 41-year-long career.

Army launches helpline for ex-servicemen at Northern Command

Army has launched a special helpline number for ex-servicemen of Udhampur-based Northern Command in Jammu and Kashmir in effort to reach out to the retired personnel.

Lt Gen Sachdev takes over as CoS Northern Command

Lt Gen Harminderjit Singh Sachdev took over as Chief of Staff of Army`s Northern Command at Udhampur.

Lt Gen Hooda new GOC of 16 corps

Lt Gen DS Hooda Thursday took over as the General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the 16 Corps, one of the most prestigious corps in the Northern Command.

Army`s Northern Command celebrates Raising Day

The Northern Command of the Indian Army, popularly known as `Dhruva` Command, on Sunday celebrated its Raising Day.

Army Chief visits Northern Command

Ahead of his retirement this month, Indian Army Chief Gen VK Singh lauded the "selfless sacrifices" by troops, especially in Jammu and Kashmir.

Army Chief reviews security situation in J&K

Chief of Army Staff Gen VK Singh on Thursday reviewed the security and geo-strategic situation in Jammu and Kashmir on a day-long visit to the state.