Army

Man with fake IAF, RAW IDs held in MP, probe on

Man with fake IAF, RAW IDs held in MP, probe on

The Madhya Pradesh Police on Saturday arrested a man and recovered several fake IDs from him.

Oct 14, 2017, 13:48 PM IST
Indian soldiers kill 5-6 terrorists every day: Rajnath

Indian soldiers kill 5-6 terrorists every day: Rajnath

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said Indian soldiers along the Indo-Pakistan border had been gunning down at least five-six terrorists every day and that he had told them to give a fitting reply if Pakistan opened fire.

Oct 09, 2017, 06:59 AM IST

Dalit youth should join Army: Ramdas Athawale

Athawale, the Union minister of state for social justice and empowerment, was addressing a press conference here.

Oct 01, 2017, 23:07 PM IST
Mass grave of 28 Hindus found in Myanmar: Army

Mass grave of 28 Hindus found in Myanmar: Army

"Security members found and dug up 28 dead bodies of Hindus who were cruelly violently and killed by ARSA extremist Bengali terrorists in Rakhine State," a statement posted on the army chief`s website said.

Sep 24, 2017, 20:16 PM IST
Pakistan summons Indian envoy JP Singh over ceasefire violations

Pakistan summons Indian envoy JP Singh over ceasefire violations

Pakistan`s Foreign Office said in a statement that it condemned the "unprovoked ceasefire violations" by the Indian Army in Dewara and Kakran villages along the LoC on Wednesday that also left three others injured.

Sep 14, 2017, 16:51 PM IST
Pakistan violates ceasefire along Line of Control in J&K`s Poonch

Pakistan violates ceasefire along Line of Control in J&K`s Poonch

"The Pakistani Army is using mortars, automatics and small arms. The Indian Army is retaliating strongly and effectively," the sources said.

Sep 11, 2017, 13:35 PM IST
Army chief Bipin Rawat unveils bust of 1965 war hero Abdul Hamid

Army chief Bipin Rawat unveils bust of 1965 war hero Abdul Hamid

The Army Chief also unveiled a memorial in Hamid's honour in his ancestral village of Dhamupur in Ghazipur district in Uttar Pradesh while exhorting the youth to join the armed forces.

Sep 10, 2017, 22:30 PM IST

Slain Colonel Mahadik's wife joins Army as an officer

38-year-old Swati Mahadik, a mother of two, was commissioned in the Army as an officer in the Army Ordnance Corps.

Sep 09, 2017, 19:38 PM IST
Centre approves Army's cadre review policy

Centre approves Army's cadre review policy

Adjutant General of the Army Lieutenant General Ashwani Kumar said the upgradation would take place over a span of five years.

Sep 08, 2017, 20:54 PM IST
No need for multiple statements on sensitive Dokalam issue: Arun Jaitley

No need for multiple statements on sensitive Dokalam issue: Arun Jaitley

"Given the sensitivity of the issue, there is no need to make multiple statements," Jaitley said when asked whether the resolution of the Dokalam standoff was a big achievement for India.

Aug 30, 2017, 18:29 PM IST
Around 57,000 Army personnel to be redeployed to increase tooth to tail ratio

Around 57,000 Army personnel to be redeployed to increase tooth to tail ratio

In a major reform for the Indian Army, the government has accepted the first batch of 65 recommendations of the Lt. Gen. D.B. Shekatkar (retd.) headed committee which will result in redeployment of 57,000 personnel for roles to increase the "tooth to tail" ratio.

Aug 30, 2017, 17:30 PM IST

Army holds 'Idea and Innovation' competition in Lucknow

Aiming to encourage officials and JCOs to exploit their creative potential, an 'Idea and Innovation' competition was held in Lucknow.

Aug 29, 2017, 16:24 PM IST
We are fighting Americans in Afghanistan,won't act against Haqqani: Pakistan's DPC Chief

We are fighting Americans in Afghanistan,won't act against Haqqani: Pakistan's DPC Chief

"We are fighting the Americans in Afghanistan and those who cannot fight are waging jihad with their words and pens; the whole nation needs to rise up to defeat the West."

Aug 26, 2017, 18:35 PM IST
US will stay over 50 years in Afghanistan: Colonel Lawrence B Larry Wilkerson

US will stay over 50 years in Afghanistan: Colonel Lawrence B Larry Wilkerson

Tolo News quoted Wilkerson as saying in an interview that the United States might stay for over 50 years in Afghanistan, because according to its strategic location, Afghanistan is the only place from where the US can take action against Russia and China.

 

Aug 26, 2017, 17:38 PM IST
Army arrives at Dera headquarters in Sirsa, asks devotees to evacuate premises

Army arrives at Dera headquarters in Sirsa, asks devotees to evacuate premises

The army has asked Dera followers to evacuate the headquarters peacefully

Aug 26, 2017, 11:44 AM IST
Army columns deployed in Panchkula, on stand-by in Sirsa

Army columns deployed in Panchkula, on stand-by in Sirsa

Six army columns were deployed in Haryana`s Panchkula on Friday after violence erupted following the verdict convicting Dera Sacha Sauda sect chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh in a rape case, said army sources.

Aug 25, 2017, 17:34 PM IST
Death toll in Bihar floods reaches 341, situation still grim

Death toll in Bihar floods reaches 341, situation still grim

A Bihar Disaster Management Department official said 146.19 lakh persons in 19 districts have been affected by the floods.

 

Aug 22, 2017, 20:10 PM IST
Lt Col Purohit to be attached to Army unit, to remain suspended

Lt Col Purohit to be attached to Army unit, to remain suspended

He is likely to report back to the unit from where he was arrested. 

Aug 21, 2017, 18:39 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh floods claim 69 lives; 20 lakh people hit in 24 districts

Uttar Pradesh floods claim 69 lives; 20 lakh people hit in 24 districts

"The death toll in the floods has reached 69 in the state, where 2,523 villages in 24 districts are flooded affecting a population of over 20 lakh," the relief commissioner's office said here citing a flood report compiled till yesterday.

 

Aug 20, 2017, 15:06 PM IST
Army Chief General Bipin Rawat to begin three-day visit to Ladakh on Sunday

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat to begin three-day visit to Ladakh on Sunday

During the visit, he will take stock of the security preparedness along the border with China besides, discussing key operational matters with top commander

Aug 19, 2017, 14:13 PM IST