Indian Army

J&K: Narco-terror module busted in Tangdhar, drugs worth Rs 50 crore seized

A Narco-smuggling attempt in the forward areas of Tangdhar Sector was busted Wednesday night and 10 kilos of narcotics estimated to be approximately Rs 50 crore was recovered. 

Apr 14, 2021, 16:30 PM IST

China capable of launching cyber-attacks, India getting ready for it: Gen Bipin Rawat

CDS Bipin Rawat said that China has the first movers’ advantage as India was slow to adopt cyber warfare capabilities, which has led to the gaps.

Apr 08, 2021, 08:58 AM IST

Three terrorists killed in Pulwama encounter in J&K, arms and ammunition recovered

At least three unidentified terrorists were killed in an ongoing encounter that broke out in Kakpora in South Kashmir`s Pulwama district on Friday morning.

Apr 02, 2021, 11:41 AM IST

Nepal Army receives 1 lakh COVID-19 vaccine doses from Indian Army

India, which has provided made in India vaccines to several countries, has provided 1 million doses to Nepal in January.

Mar 28, 2021, 23:31 PM IST

2 terrorists, one Army soldier killed during encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian

According to officials, the encounter broke out between the security forces and the terrorists in the Wangam village of the Shopian district. 

Mar 28, 2021, 06:40 AM IST

Meet ‘Munna Havaldar’, a goat that serves as the mascot of Army Medical Corps band

The story of Munna Havaldar is very interesting. On April 16, 1951, nearly 70 years back, a goat of the Marwari breed was introduced in the Army. Back then, Jivajirao Scindia was the Maharaja of Gwalior.

Mar 26, 2021, 14:06 PM IST

Supreme Court pulls up Army for ‘indirect discrimination’ of women officers, calls ACR evaluation process flawed

The apex court said the Annual Confidential Report (ACR) evaluation criteria for grant of permanent commission to women officers ignored the achievement and laurels brought by them to the Indian Army.

Mar 25, 2021, 13:42 PM IST

Indian Coast Guard ship 'Vajra' commissioned, to strengthen coastal security

Indian Coast Guard ship 'Vajra', the sixth offshore patrol vessel to enhance coastal security, was commissioned into service in Chennai on Wednesday.

Mar 24, 2021, 11:16 AM IST

Four Lashkar-e-Toiba terrorists killed in encounter in J&K’s Shopian, arms and ammunition seized

The slain four terrorists have been identified as - Aamir Shafi From Bata Pora, Shopian, Rayees Ah Bhat, Aaqib Malik and Altaf Ahmad Wani.  "One Army personnel was injured. The situation is under control now,'' IGP Kashmir Vijay Kumar told reporters.

Mar 22, 2021, 06:52 AM IST

India has world's fourth strongest military: Military Direct's study

China has the strongest military force in the world while India stands at number four, according to a study released on Sunday by defence website Military Direct.

Mar 21, 2021, 22:16 PM IST

Indian Army Recruitment 2021: Check vacancies, eligibility criteria and dates here

The Indian Army has recently invited applications from eligible unmarried Male Engineering Graduates for 133rd Technical Graduate Course (TGC-133).

Mar 20, 2021, 13:17 PM IST

Indian Army Recruitment 2021: Apply for these vacant posts at joinindianarmy.nic.in, check last date

Interested candidates can submit their applications for the said posts after going through the official notification till March 26. 

Mar 19, 2021, 12:47 PM IST

Indian Army Recruitment 2021: Candidates with Science in Class 12 can apply, JEE Main compulsory - Check details

Candidates who have studied science (Physics, Chemistry and Maths) in Class 12th, can apply for job vacancies in the Indian Army. Vacancy for 46th (TES-46) course of its technical entry scheme was recently announced. 

Mar 18, 2021, 15:48 PM IST

CBI books 17 Army officials over bribery allegations in SSB recruitment exam

The searches were conducted at 30 places including Base Hospital, Cantonment, other Army establishments on March 15. 

Mar 15, 2021, 23:42 PM IST

Zee News brings the most accurate show of defense 'Yudh' 2.0

Zee News brings the most accurate show of defense 'Yudh' 2.0. Know the strength of the Indian Army.

Mar 14, 2021, 23:42 PM IST

PM Modi to address top military leadership in Gujarat today, his first since standoff with China

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address at the Combined Commander's Conference in Gujarat’s Kevadia on Saturday which will also see the participation of jawans and junior commissioned officers (JCOs) for the first time.

Mar 06, 2021, 06:40 AM IST

Permanent commission in Army, Navy: SC to hear women Army officers' pleas today

It also ordered that after the judgement of the Delhi High Court, the Centre should grant permanent commission to women officers. Last year, the SC had ordered the Central government to grant Permanent Commission (PC) to them in the Army`s non-combat support units on par with their male counterparts. A bench of the Apex Court, headed by Justice Dr D Y Chandrahud, and also comprising Justice M R Shah, earlier fixed the matter for a final hearing to February 24.

Mar 04, 2021, 09:46 AM IST

Indian Army cancels recruitment exam after paper leak, three arrested

Based on a proactive joint operation with local police at Pune, a case of possible leakage of question paper prepared for Common Entrance Examination for Recruitment of Soldiers (General Duty) was reported last night. At least three persons have been arrested so far.

Mar 01, 2021, 19:22 PM IST

EAM S Jaishankar speaks to Chinese FM Wang Yi: Here's what they said

A five-point agreement was reached between Jaishankar and Wang at a meeting in Moscow on September 10, 2020, on the sidelines of a Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) conclave. The pact included measures like quick disengagement of troops, avoiding action that could escalate tensions, adherence to all agreements and protocols on border management and steps to restore peace along the Line of Actual Control.

Feb 25, 2021, 20:48 PM IST

Indian Army to get 118 unique 'Swadeshi' Arjun Mk-1A tanks, DAC to invest Rs 6,000 crore to boost Atmanirbhar Bharat

The Arjun MBT Mk IA is an indigenous tank developed for India's self-reliance in Armoured Fighting Vehicle capability. With modern battle tank technologies, it is distinct from the contemporary main battle tanks and is a dependable warfighting machine. 

Feb 24, 2021, 19:53 PM IST