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MS Dhoni to serve in Kashmir with Territorial Army Para battalion for 15 days

MS Dhoni had earlier got an approval from Army chief General Bipin Rawat to train with the Parachute regiment for two months.

Jul 25, 2019, 14:09 PM IST

Territorial Army jawan shot dead by terrorists in south Kashmir’s Anantnag, hunt on for killers

Beg was on leave to celebrate Eid with his family.

Jun 06, 2019, 21:42 PM IST

Gagan Shakti 2018 exercises not aimed at any country, says Indian Air Force chief BS Dhanoa

He assured that the IAF had tested out the deployment of all its resources.

Apr 26, 2018, 19:03 PM IST

Women eligible to join Territorial Army: Delhi High Court rules

Delhi HC also declared that 'any person' mentioned in section 6 of the Territorial Army Act, 1948 "includes both males as well as females".

Jan 05, 2018, 22:42 PM IST

PIL to recruit women in Territorial Army: HC reserves verdict

"Judgement reserved," a bench of Acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal and Justice C Hari Shankar said after arguments on behalf of the Centre, the petitioner and the amicus curiae appointed by the court.

Nov 30, 2017, 19:27 PM IST

Three suspected terrorists of NSCN-K faction, 1 officer killed in Nagaland encounter

 As many as three terrorists were killed, one jawan lost his life and three others were injured in an encounter in Nagaland's Mon.

Jun 07, 2017, 08:29 AM IST

Army jawan killed, 3 others injured in IED blast near international border in Manipur

An Army jawan was killed and three others, including a JCO, were injured after a power IED blast hit the vehicle they were travelling in along NH-102 near Moreh in Manipur.

May 08, 2017, 10:43 AM IST

What an achievement! Anurag Thakur becomes first BJP MP to be commissioned into Territorial Army

The 41-year-old has become the first serving BJP MP to join the force.

Jul 29, 2016, 16:40 PM IST

ACHIEVEMENT! Anurag Thakur to join Territorial Army; will be 1st serving BJP MP to join military force

It's a great achievement by BJP MP and BCCI president Anurag Thakur!

Jul 27, 2016, 20:05 PM IST

Allow women to join territorial army: PIL in Delhi HC

 A PIL has been moved in the Delhi High Court seeking recruitment of gainfully employed women in the Territorial Army, an organisation of volunteers who receive military training in order to be mobilised for the country's defence in case of an emergency.

Nov 15, 2015, 09:57 AM IST

Territorial Army celebrates its 66th raising day

The Territorial Army (TA), which has been supporting the Army in carrying out the anti-insurgency and anti-terrorism operations, celebrates its 66th raising day on Friday.

Oct 09, 2015, 15:56 PM IST

MS Dhoni successfully completes second para jump for Territorial Army

Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Thursday completed second of his five jumps needed to become a paratrooper in the Territorial Army's (TA) 106 Parachute Regiment.

Aug 21, 2015, 11:16 AM IST

Dhoni makes parachute jump for Territorial Army

Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni made his first parachute jump from an India Air Force aircraft on Wednesday as part of his training with the Territorial Army.


Aug 19, 2015, 11:05 AM IST

Indian Army hunts for Manipur killers, chief Dalbir Singh reviews situation

The army on Friday stepped up its hunt in Manipur for militants who massacred 18 soldiers, as army chief General Dalbir Singh visited Imphal to take stock of the situation.

Jun 05, 2015, 23:52 PM IST

Territorial Army personnel killed in Manipur grenade attack

Indpur block president of the ruling TMC and his father was found murdered at Hatgram in West Bengal's Bankura district.

Nov 05, 2014, 09:36 AM IST

Army Chief General Dalbir Singh Suhag hails Territorial Army's services

Army Chief General Dalbir Singh Suhag on Thursday hailed the Territorial Army for its service in war as well as peace and said Army would keep taking up the issue of augmenting their strength and improving service conditions with the government.

Oct 09, 2014, 18:31 PM IST

Recruitment for Territorial Army from March 23

The 118 Infantry Battalion (Territorial Army) `Grenadiers`, Fort Sitabuldi, will carry out recruitment at its premises here from March 23 to 26.

Mar 20, 2014, 12:20 PM IST

MS Dhoni skips Territorial Army Day parade

Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who is also an Honorary Lt Col in the Territorial Army, on Tuesday chose to give the organisation`s annual parade a miss.

Oct 09, 2012, 14:13 PM IST

Unruly youths damage vehicles, rail tracks

Thousands of unruly youths, who were disqualified in the Territorial Army`s open recruitment rally, Friday damaged vehicles and rail tracks disrupting vehicular and rail movement in Govindgarh town.

May 18, 2012, 15:18 PM IST

Dhoni, Bindra to don Army colours from today

Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Olympic gold medallist shooter Abhinav Bindra will officially don the olive green uniform and be conferred the rank of honorary Lt. Col. in the Territorial Army Tuesday.

Nov 01, 2011, 09:46 AM IST