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Now, a proposal to reduce Army personnel in NCC by 75 per cent

June 11, 2022 4:37 am

In a letter dispatched to all NCC directorates on May 27 this year, the NCC Directorate General in New Delhi has sought comments on the move.

Tour of Duty announcement to take more time, sub-committees set up

May 09, 2022 3:04 am

There have been reservations from the three services on the affect that the short contractual service for jawans will have on the efficacy of the services, especially in branches which deal with technical trained manpower.

Armed Forces need to be ready for action at very short notice: Lt Gen Nain

March 21, 2022 10:51 pm

The General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Southern Command, Lieutenant General JS Nain, addressed an MCCIA seminar as the chief guest on Monday. The event was attended by top brass of the Headquarters Southern Command and members of the Army’s Regional Technology Node.

Northern Army Commander visits Galwan on maiden Ladakh visit

February 22, 2022 10:24 pm

Lt Gen Upendra Dwivedi is on a five-day visit to Ladakh to review the ground situation.

Army to Army staff talks: India and Sri Lanka discuss future course of action

February 14, 2022 4:33 am

A delegation of six Sri Lankan armed forces officers was on a three-day visit to India as part of AAST from February 10 to 12.

Seven Army personnel, who were caught in Arunachal avalanche, found dead

February 09, 2022 6:39 am

The Army said that the search and rescue operations have “now been concluded” and “bodies of all seven individuals have been recovered from the avalanche site”.

Army: Operations underway to rescue seven personnel caught in Arunachal avalanche

February 08, 2022 3:37 am

Arunachal avalanche: The Army said seven personnel “part of a patrol are reported to have been struck by an avalanche in the high-altitude area of the Kameng sector”.

Everyday is a story: Army officers recall their time at Siachen Glacier

January 15, 2022 10:43 am

At the highest battlefield in the world, the enemy is not so much an entity holding rifles and guns; it is nature, the isolation, your mind and your body.

Desire for peace borne out of strength, should not be mistaken, says Army Chief

January 15, 2022 3:26 am

🔴 “We stand firm to counter any attempt to unilaterally change the status quo along our border,” he said on Friday, against the backdrop of an ongoing standoff with China along the LAC.

Army sets up quantum computing lab, AI centre at engineering institute in Mhow

December 31, 2021 9:35 am

The Army, with support from the National Security Council Secretariat (NSCS), has recently established the Quantum Lab at Military College of Telecommunication Engineering, Mhow.


Handwara firing: Curfew imposed, four killed so far

April 19, 2016 4:48 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 6:59 pm

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

Passing Out Parade in Jammu & Kashmir

April 05, 2014 4:28 pm

As many as 310 recruits from Jammu and Kashmir donned the army uniform after the successful training at the centre.


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

June 22, 2020 6:19 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:

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.