UP announces Rs 20 lakh each for soldiers` families

The Uttar Pradesh government Thursday announced an ex-gratia amount of Rs 20 lakh each to the families of two of the five Indian soldiers killed in South Sudan.

Bodies of soldiers killed in South Sudan reach India

Five Indian UN peacekeepers, including a lieutenant colonel, were killed while four were injured when they came under attack in Jonglei in South Sudan.

Six Indian UN peacekeepers hurt in ambush in Congo

The six peacekeepers were part of the Indian contingent serving with the UN Organization Stabilization Mission in Democratic Republic of Congo.