Major reshuffle at army and air force top brass, new appointments at key commands
Sources said that orders on the new appointment of the new Eastern Army Commander based in Kolkata and the Eastern Air Force Commander based in Shillong have been issued.
Eastern command posting puts Lt Gen Mukund Naravane in reckoning for top army job
Lt Gen Mukund Naravane, who was posted as the head of the A...
4 policemen, 2 militants killed in Kashmir valley
While two policemen died on the spot, two others succumbed to injuries in a hospital.
1.46 crore people eligible to cast their vote in Delhi Assembly polls
A total of 1.46 crore voters feature on the final electoral list for Delhi to cast their vote in the upcoming Delhi Assembly elections. Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Delhi Ranbir Singh said the final publication of voters list shows there are total 1,46,92,136 voters in Delhi including 80.55 lakh males and 66.35 lakh females.
Indian Army in commanding position on LoC now
Northern Army Commander Lt Gen Ranbir Singh explained a substantial improvement in infrastructure, including surveillance, night vision, fighting capabilities and modernisation since the Kargil war.
On Kargil Vijay Diwas, Northern Army Commander assures full preparedness
“After the Kargil war, there were political developments, but there is no change in our preparedness,” said Northern Army Commander Lt Gen Ranbir Singh.
Terror threat to Amarnath Yatra: Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman does aerial recce to review security
The minister also visited the Srinagar-based 15 Corps (Chinar Corps) in Badamibag, where she was briefed on the security and administrative arrangements for the Amarnath yatra which begins on Thursday.
Militant attack claims life of 26-year old Sepoy
While the injured were provided immediate first aid, Sepoy Sukhwinder Singh (26) was later evacuated to Army's 92 Base Hospital here, where he succumbed to injuries.
Uncertainty in defence ministry over key appointments
The officer was widely expected to be replaced by Northern Army Commander Lt Gen Devraj Anbu, but with just a week to go, official orders have not been issued yet.
CAPF canteens in the red; petition government for GST relief
Stocks of groceries, daily kitchen goods and other miscellaneous items have dipped to an all-time low as there is no clarity for their operations after the implementation of GST.
Jawans taking to social media could be punished: Army Chief Bipin Rawat
If any jawan has any grievance, he has been provided with proper forum to resolve his issue and if not satisfied, they can contact me directly, Gen Rawat said.
Year-end special: 2016 can also be remembered as the year of militant attacks
Uri attack shook India so much that it hit terror launch pads in PoK with a surgical strike. Here's an analysis of such attacks that killed dozens of military personnel and highlighted the need to remove security and surveillance gaps at military camps.
To avenge beheading, Indian Army pounds Pakistan posts in 5 sectors
Talking exclusively to TOI, Northern Army Command chief Lt Gen D S Hooda said the onus was entirely on Pakistan army to de-escalate tensions.
Indo-Pak DGMOs talk after punitive fire assault by Indian army
In the aftermath of Indian army's "punitive fire assaults", DGMOs of India and Pakistan spoke today at the latter's request for an "unscheduled hotline interaction" during which the "unethical" act of mutilation of bodies of Indian soldiers by "terrorists" was raised.
Pakistan shelling forced BSF jawans to skip Diwali
Non-stop shelling by Pakistan Rangers kept the BSF personnel busy fighting along the 198-km stretch of the international border in Jammu.
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