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'We often sleep empty stomach': BSF jawan's video exposes the mess caused by corruption

January 09, 2017 8:26 pm

The videos expose the dismal state of affairs in the Armed force and the hardships our soldiers face everyday due to the "corrupt practices" of their own officers.

J&K: Three soldiers killed in Machhal, body of one mutilated; Army says retribution will be heavy

November 22, 2016 4:32 pm

Reacting to the incident, the Army said retribution will be heavy for this cowardly act.

Kashmir Storm: Army jawan, minor killed

June 17, 2016 12:07 am

The wind storm, which continued for over half-an-hour, also plunged the Valley including summer capital Srinagar into darkness.

Don't compromise with health of defence personnel, says standing committee as CSD products fail quality tests

May 31, 2016 6:08 pm

In its defence , CSD stated that it takes feedback about price and policy of the product from beneficiaries.

Pune: Army JCO found dead, note blames 4 IAF officers

May 25, 2016 12:12 am

A suicide note has been recovered from his pocket, according to sources but no officials confirmation could be obtained on this

Arunachal Pradesh: Captain roughed up after jawan's death during training

May 16, 2016 12:09 am

Though some reports quoting unofficial sources said the jawans of the entire unit went on a "mutiny", the Defence PRO said "only a few (4-5) jawans got emotional and agitated".

Standing committee on defence raps MoD for shortfall in housing for married military personnel

May 06, 2016 5:00 am

In its report submitted in the parliament in the ongoing session, the committee, headed by Maj Gen BC Khanduri (retd), has noted that the projects of MAP are running behind schedule by at least two years.

MoD, Army file review petitions against JCOs in SC despite AG advising against it

May 02, 2016 7:00 pm

Attorney General Mukul Rohtagi wrote to the the Defence Secretary advising withdrawal of appeals in cases which have already been decided by the apex court.

Army guns down militant in Kashmir

April 30, 2016 5:48 am

Army and the Special Operation Group of Jammu and Kashmir Police on Thursday night launched an operation after receiving a tip-off about the presence of militants in the village.

Uttar Pradesh: Armyman held for tradesman paper leak

April 27, 2016 4:57 am

STF says two Subedar Majors also involved.

ARMY PHOTOS

Handwara firing: Curfew imposed, four killed so far

April 13, 2016 7:05 pm

Curfew has been imposed in north Kashmir’s Handwara and its neighbouring areas.

Tearful farewell to gallantry award-winning Army Colonel M N Rai who died fighting militants

January 29, 2015 4:55 pm

Rai, 39, commanding officer of 42 Rashtriya Rifles was killed during a militant encounter in Tral.

ARMY VIDEOS

Armed forces suffered due to criminal negligence by previous govt: PM

June 18, 2020 2:27 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said the armed forces and national security suffered due to criminal negligence before his government came to power in 2014, in an attack directed at the Congress.

On Kashmir, Modi invokes Vajpayee. Says using bullets is not the way forward

June 18, 2020 2:43 pm

Modi also spoke about reduced instances of violence in northeast India and gave credit to the Army, Centre and state governments for repealing of AFSPA in Tripura, Meghalaya and parts of Arunachal Pradesh. See more: https://bit.ly/2M2t86i

Delhi water crisis to end today

February 22, 2016 5:44 am

New Delhi, Feb 22 (ANI): With the Army taking control of Munak Canal in Haryana, the water supply in Delhi could be partially restored by late Monday evening. The Munak canal, which carries 543 million gallons of water per day from the Yamuna to the city, was besieged by Jat protesters demanding reservation in government jobs and educational institutions. The Supreme Court would also be hearing Delhi government's petition seeking Centre's intervention for the uninterrupted supply of water.

Seminar on communal harmony organised in Rajouri

February 17, 2016 9:31 am

Rajouri, Feb 17 (ANI): The Army's Ace of Spade division organised an all religion seminar in Jammu and Kashmir to maintain communal harmony in the state. Army officers, police officers and students took part in the seminar that was held at Raina auditorium in Rajouri. General Officer Commanding (GOC) Major General D.A. Chaturvedi said the main objective of the seminar was to make everyone understand that we can develop through social, religion and economic harmony. Clerics from different religions took part in the seminar and shared their views on communal harmony.

Virbhadra Singh denies Manish Tewari's statement

January 10, 2016 1:19 pm

Shimla, Jan 10 (ANI): Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Sunday denied party leader Manish Tewari's statement, saying when he was a cabinet minister, there had never been an incident when Army tried a coup. Meanwhile Manish Tewari has stood firm about his statement about the troops' movement.

PM reviews security at terror-hit Pathankot Airbase

January 09, 2016 2:25 pm

Pathankot, Jan 09 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday visited the Pathankot Air Force base to review the security situation after the terrorist attack, which left seven security personnel dead and 20 others injured. PM Modi also conducted an aerial survey of the Air Base.Meanwhile, security forces have declared that the airbase has been fully cleared after a massive combing operation by the Army, National Security Guard and IAF's Guard Commandos which spanned over three days.

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