Thursday, Oct 02, 2014

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3 officers killed in Army helicopter crash
Thu, Oct 02, 2014

Sources said the three officers were on a maintenance sortie.

3 officers killed as Army helicopter crashes in UP
Thu, Oct 02, 2014

Eyewitnesses claimed that the chopper appeared to be in trouble moments after taking off.

Ground report: Half of Chinese troops leave, rest to follow
Fri, Sep 26, 2014

Swaraj said that the two sides have also decided on a timeline for the withdrawal of troops.

Delhi nod awaited for flag meeting with China
Thu, Sep 25, 2014

Earlier, the issue is reported to have come up at the meetings of the standing committee on defence on Monday and Tuesday.

Ready to retreat but only if Chinese troops do: India
Wed, Sep 24, 2014

Chumar, where the Indian security forces are at an advantageous position, has seen the worst stand-off in the past four days.

Army chief meets PM Modi as LAC stand-off continues
Sat, Sep 20, 2014

Modi had on Thursday called for solving the boundary dispute between the two countries during the visit of Chinese President.

As leaders talk, soldiers face off at Chumar on LAC
Fri, Sep 19, 2014

India has ramped up defences in Ladakh since the 2013 face-off, moving an armoured regiment with 46 tanks to join the Kiari-based 70 Brigade.

‘Shouted for Azad Kashmir and laughed at it later’
Tue, Sep 16, 2014

The maulavi said that the tragedy has brought people of Kashmir together and prayed for Azad Kashmir.

Next on Army’s agenda, its own relief and rescue
Mon, Sep 15, 2014

Landslides on the Jammu-Srinagar-Leh highway have affected the Army’s crucial winter stocking exercise at the forward posts.

After floods, deluge of relief camps
Sun, Sep 14, 2014

Relief camps have mushroomed along the roads across the city, all with different loyalties.

Inside a cramped rescue chopper, with no time to halt
Sun, Sep 14, 2014

At Manasbari, the crew fill the helicopter with aviation turbine fuel.

In hospital, with no life support
Thu, Sep 11, 2014

People at the hospital had to survive on glucose from the supplies to get through the four days.

J&K floods: Will not rest till the last man is rescued, says Army chief as rescue operation intensifies
Thu, Sep 11, 2014

There has been a partial restoration of landline phones but mobile phones are still not working in the city.

In Srinagar without admin, Army is target
Wed, Sep 10, 2014

Another officer said his boat was greeted with broken glass at GB Pant Hospital from where the Army has rescued over 300 civilians.

The night’s last trip, to keep a commitment
Wed, Sep 10, 2014

Team member Awasthy holds up a torch while two steer the boat.

Among the rescued, 28 of Pakistan golf team
Tue, Sep 09, 2014

One call of help came from a group of women who, it turned out, were Pakistani nationals.

At Army hospital, babies dead or saved
Tue, Sep 09, 2014

When the baby did not cry, Bhat took him to G B Pant ICU.

Srinagar: Flood-hit civilians decry doctors’ indifference as newborn babies die
Mon, Sep 08, 2014

Javed Bhat and his two-day old son were isolated on the second floor of the GB Pant hospital.

Massive rescue ops underway as flood situation remains grim in J&K; 30,000 to be evacuated by today
Mon, Sep 08, 2014

A total of 25 boats have been launched in flooded areas of Srinagar city to ferry people out.

A father’s death draws Army to stranded son
Mon, Sep 08, 2014

At least seven boats travelled the waters 10 to 20 feet deep, evacuating children, women, the elderly and the ill.

J&K Floods: PM Narendra Modi to visit the state today as floods leave death, damage
Sun, Sep 07, 2014

Floods: 107 dead, thousands homeless, army says situation as grim as in Uttarakhand last year.

‘We clung to trees for 8 hours… it was a near-death experience’
Sun, Sep 07, 2014

Army was still searching for two of its personnel who went missing during a rescue operation earlier in the day.

Sukna land scam: Tribunal clean chit to Lt Gen Rath
Sat, Sep 06, 2014

Proceedings were initiated by V K Singh, then Eastern Command chief

UN body backs Indian officer in stand-off with Philippines
Thu, Sep 04, 2014

The Philippines military has reportedly sought probe against Lt Gen Singha.

Centre scraps light utility helicopter tender, opens it to Indian players
Sat, Aug 30, 2014

The DAC decided to retract from the tender and opens doors for the Indian industry.

Jaitley, service chiefs discuss border situation
Wed, Aug 27, 2014

Indian and Pakistani sides on Tuesday agreed to hold flag meetings to diffuse the situation along the border.

MoD not to issue new contracts to Finmeccanica
Wed, Aug 27, 2014

Carefully worded decision leaves firm’s ongoing contracts unaffected.

Dip in infiltration, turmoil in Pak behind ceasefire violations: Army
Tue, Aug 26, 2014

Meanwhile, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said BSF raised several demands for flag meetings but Pakistan Rangers was not responding.

Armed forces seek pay parity with civil servants
Sat, Aug 23, 2014

Want tax-free risk allowance, send demands to panel.

Need 5 DRDO labs for scientists under 35: Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Thu, Aug 21, 2014

PM said India needs to run ahead of time, world will not wait for us.

Soldier’s body found 18 years after he went missing in Siachen
Wed, Aug 20, 2014

Havaldar Gaya Prasad fell into a crevasse in December 1996.

And now a movie by Army officers, strictly for officers, on lessons in military law
Sun, Aug 17, 2014

But what separates this film from a commercial one is that it is meant for a niche audience — only Army officers.

Manna Singh I 2nd Punjab Regiment: Campaigns in Turkey Rrussia France Iraq
Sun, Aug 17, 2014

A crumpled, half-torn paper certifies that Manna Singh, a sepoy in the first battalion of the 2nd Punjab Regiment, British Indian army, has been discharged of his services and been paid all his arrears. The paper, in English and Urdu, mentions his date of discharge as May 15, 1923, and his tenure as nine years, […]

UDE Singh I 14th Sikh Regiment: Third battle of Krithia
Sun, Aug 17, 2014

Gallipoli was a bloody battleground, with only 134 of the 574 men of the 14th Sikh Regiment.

PM shuns security cover to meet schoolkids
Sat, Aug 16, 2014

The excited audience kept security agencies on their toes throughout the event that lasted more than two hours.

After speech, Narendra Modi steps down to be with the children
Fri, Aug 15, 2014

Dressed in three different colours, the sitting children were seated to display the number 68.

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