RSS Army School to begin session in April
In July, ET had reported that RSS was setting up its first Army school in Bulandshahr, UP which would be named after former RSS chief Rajendra Singh, alias Rajju Bhaiya. The school is set to commence with its first session in April 2020. Apart from wards of martyrs and personnel killed in battles, there would be no other reservations in the school.
Army stocking up munitions for 40-day war
Defence ministry sources say all the different types of ammunition for the Army will be built up to...
US army investigating plane crash in Taliban-held area
Local Afghan officials had said earlier on Monday that a passenger plane from Afghanis...
Hyderabad police detain Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad
Hyderabad City police here on Sunday detained Bhim Army chief Chandrashekhar Azad, ahead of his participation in a protest against Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and National Register of Citizens (NRC).
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.
China now world's second biggest weapons producer: researchers
A report by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) has hinted on China being world's second largest producer of munitions. The report notes however that the lack of transparency remains an "important caveat" when studying the Chinese arms industry.
Tri-services formation a first for Republic Day
The other firsts included Prime Minister Narendra Modi paying homage at the National War Memorial instead of at the Amar Jawan Jyoti. The memorial following its inauguration in February last year became the place for wreath laying on all designated events. Brazilian President Jair Messias Bolsonaro was the chief guest for this year’s celebrations.
Six Indian Army personnel awarded Shaurya Chakras; 19 top officers get PVSM
A total of 151 Sena Medals, eight Yudh Seva Medals too have been announced on the occasion of Republic Day.
Nepal offers to play role of mediator between India and Pakistan
Tensions between India and Pakistan have spiked since India abrogated Article 370 of the Constitution to revoke the special status of Jammu and Kashmir in August last. India's decision evoked strong reactions from Pakistan, which downgraded diplomatic ties and expelled the Indian envoy.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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...
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