China deploys army medics to overwhelmed virus epicentre
The medics, who arrived on military aircraft late Friday, include doctors with experience combating SARS or Ebola and will be dispatched to hospitals that are reportedly short on beds due to a crush of infected patients and worried locals.
Six Army personnel awarded Shaurya Chakras; 19 top officers get PVSM
A total of 151 Sena Medals, eight Yudh Seva Medals too have been announc...
Nepal offers to play role of mediator between India and Pakistan
Tensions between India and Pakistan have spiked since India abrogated Articl...
Be prepared for all contingencies, Army chief tells troops during maiden LoC visit
Accompanied by General-officer-commanding, Northern Command, Lt Gen Ranbir Singh, Army chief visited troops along the LoC to review the prevailing situation and operational readiness of the units of Jammu-based White Knight Corps. Gen Naravane was briefed by General Officer Commanding, White Knight Corps, Lt Gen Harsha Gupta and some commanders.
More opportunities for women could be opened in the army in the future: Captain Tania Sher Gill
Sher Gill believes that irrespective of gender one has to put the best efforts in completing such tasks. “We have come a long way (since the induction of women into the army began). Things in the army happen gradually. Nothing happens overnight. I am sure in the near future things will get better and we will get more opportunities,” she asserted.
Soldiers in Siachen to get a personal kit worth Rs 1 lakh
The equipment and the personal kit of the troops were examined and reviewed by Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane during his trip to Siachen in the second week of January.
Police officer killed, Army jawan injured in encounter in Pulwama
The encounter broke out in the district's Khrew area when the security forces had launched a cordon and search operation, a police official said.
Court modifies Azad's bail conditions, allows him to visit Delhi for medical, election purpose
A Delhi court Tuesday allowed Bhim Army Chief Chandrashekhar Azad, accused of inciting people during an anti-CAA protest at Jama Masjid here...
Successor to slain Iran general faces same fate if he kills Americans: US envoy
Washington blamed Qassem Soleimani for masterminding attacks by Iran-aligned militias against U.S. forces in the region. U.S. President Donald Trump ordered the Jan. 3 drone strike in Iraq after an escalation that began in December with missile strikes that killed an American contractor, which Washington blamed on an Iran-aligned militia in Iraq.
Trump gets Swiss army security as climate protesters trek to Davos
Greta Thunberg, the 17-year-old Swedish activist, is due to address the annual World Economic Forum (WEF) gathering of global business and political leaders, where US President Donald Trump is the headline speaker. The 50th edition of the meeting sees the return of Trump after he pulled out in 2019.
Army jawan commits suicide in JK's Udhampur
Sepoy Prince Kumar (25), a resident of Hoshiarpur in Punjab, was posted in 112 Territorial Army and was on guard duty when he shot himself at Chinar camp in Rehambal area on Friday, a police official said. The official said that the motive behind the extreme step was not known immediately.
Operation underway to flush out militants in Pulwama
“The Khrew operation resumed this (Wednesday) morning after being suspended on Tuesday night. So far, there is no confirmation of any militant being killed there... We have reports of presence of two militants there and the search is on,” Singh told reporters on the sidelines of a wreath-laying ceremony of the slain SPO Shahbaz Ahmad.
Lieutenant General SK Saini to take over as Vice Chief of Army Staff
This is also the first order of a senior military appointment issued through the Department of Military Affairs headed by Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat. The post of Vice Chief of Army Staff fell vacant after Lieutenant General MM Naravane, then vice chief, was elevated as the Chief of Army Staff.
Army Day event: Army chief General says abrogation of Article 370 is a historic step
“Abrogation of Article 370 will help Jammu and Kashmir integrate with the mainstream. The historic step has disrupted the proxy war by our western neighbour,” Naravane said during his first speech at the 72nd Army Day function at the Cariappa Parade Ground in Delhi Cantonment.
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