Indian Army

Indian army clarifies the ‘Fake News’, says no plan to impose army rule after lockdown

Indian Army clarifies over the 'fake news' which is running on social media that, the center will declare an emergency and impose army rule after the lockdown. Indian Army says it is completely fake news this not a plan at all.

Mar 30, 2020, 15:56 PM IST

Massive blast in Army base workshop in MP's Jabalpur, 1 soldier killed, 3 others injured

All of them have been rushed to a military hospital and are currently undergoing treatment.

Mar 28, 2020, 16:33 PM IST

Indian Army launches operation 'Namaste' against Coronavirus

Indian Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane announced the launch of operation 'Namaste' against the Coronavirus outbreak in India.

Mar 27, 2020, 14:42 PM IST

Field hospitals can set up 10-bed ICU facility at 6-hour notice for COVID-19 patients: Army Chief Gen Manoj Mukund Naravane

Army chief said that the COVID-19 crisis is in a preparatory stage in India.

Mar 27, 2020, 13:09 PM IST

Indian Army quashes rumours of making 1,000 bed quarantine facilities

Indian Army on Monday (March 23, 2020) quashed the rumours that were circulating on social media that they have established around 1,000 bed quarantine facility in Barmer.

Mar 23, 2020, 21:52 PM IST

Indian Army issues Coronavirus cyber scam alert to defence personnel

The Indian Army on Thursday issued a cyber scam alert over the deadly Coronavirus to the defence personnel. An official statement read, "Targeted campaigns on the theme of coronavirus are being undertaken by Indian adversaries with the primary aim of compromising email/ other accounts and to infect official/ personal IT assets of defence personnel."

Mar 19, 2020, 23:18 PM IST

Indian Army to get Israeli Negev 7.62X51mm LMGs as Defence Ministry signs Rs 880 crore deal with IWI

This LMG will greatly enhance the lethality and range of a soldier vis-a-vis the presently used weapon.

Mar 19, 2020, 22:06 PM IST

Indian Army bans foreign travel by its officers, soldiers amid concerns over coronavirus outbreak

''Travel Ban for #IndianArmy Personnel. Due to prevailing situation on #CoronaVirus outbreak, a complete ban is imposed on foreign travels, including those for private visits till further orders,'' the tweet from ADGPI said.

Mar 19, 2020, 17:46 PM IST

Amid COVID-19 spread, Indian Army postpones all war games and conferences until further orders

As per the advisory, the authorities have been told to grant leave only on essential or compassionate grounds until the situation improves.

Mar 18, 2020, 17:08 PM IST

BREAKING NEWS: After Army, SC grants permanent commission to women officers in Navy

The top court said that the denial of permanent commission to SSC women in Navy who have served the nation is a grave injustice.

Mar 17, 2020, 11:10 AM IST

Regiment: The power and devotion of The Garhwal Rifles

In this episode of Regiment, know about the story of power and devotion of The Garhwal Rifles, which is one of the most decorated infantry regiments of the Indian Army.

Mar 15, 2020, 21:56 PM IST

Indian Army saves 390 stranded civilians in sub-zero temperature in Arunachal Pradesh

The rescued civilians, who were also provided with immediate medical support and hot snacks, expressed their gratitude towards the Indian Army, read an official statement.

Mar 09, 2020, 21:19 PM IST

Never dreamt of joining forces, says Gauri Prasad Mahadik, wife of martyred Major Prasad Mahadik

Gauri also credited her family for their support and said, "My family was very supportive, initially my mother and mother in law were a little skeptical but they accepted for my happiness."

Mar 09, 2020, 20:16 PM IST

167 cadets, including Gauri Prasad Mahadik, pass out of Officers Training Academy at Chennai

After the passing out parade, which was reviewed by Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Karambir Singh, the cadets were commissioned in the various wings of the Indian Army. 

Mar 09, 2020, 10:37 AM IST

Regiment में आज Indian Army की 'Mahar Regiment' की गौरव गाथा

Where caste-religion and region boundaries end, Whose identity is not by caste and religion but only by it's weapons, Listen to the glory saga of 'Mahar Regiment'.

Mar 08, 2020, 21:02 PM IST

Gauri Prasad Mahadik, wife of martyred Indian Army Major Prasad Mahadik, passes out of OTA Chennai as Lieutenant

Gauri Prasad Mahadik wife of Martyred Major Prasad Mahadik is now an Army officer after the passing out ceremony today (March 7) from Officers Training Academy (OTA) in Chennai. 

Mar 07, 2020, 12:09 PM IST

Women's Day Special: Success stories of some Indian Businesswomen

International Women’s Day was born out of a movement of working class women who marched through New York in 1908 demanding shorter hours, better pay and voting rights, with the first National Women’s Day held the following year.

Mar 07, 2020, 10:50 AM IST

Women's Day Special: Late Major's wife set to join Indian Army

A year ago, Nitika Dhoundiyal was shattered when she came to know that her husband Major Vibhuti Dhoundiyal was martyred during an operation against the terrorists that took place following the February 14 Pulwama terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir. But now, Nitika has summed up the courage deciding to follow the footsteps of her late husband and is all set to join the Indian Army. On the occasion of International Women's Day, she fits as the perfect example for hashtag 'She Inspires Us' which PM Narendra Modi tweeted.

Mar 06, 2020, 22:48 PM IST

Grenade attack on security forces in Srinagar; civilian shot dead by terrorists in Tral

Terrorists on Friday (March 6) shot dead a civilian in Tral area of Pulwama district in Jammu and Kashmir, officials said. The deceased, identified as Shabir Ahmad Bhat, was attacked near his house in Gamraj in Tral today afternoon. Following the incident, the police launched a manhunt to nab the attackers. 

Mar 06, 2020, 20:11 PM IST

Avoid festivals, malls, set up isolation wards — Indian Army gears up to fight Coronavirus

The Army also instructed service hospitals to work in synergy with local civil medical authorities and designated ICMR labs.

Mar 06, 2020, 16:31 PM IST