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Indian Armed Forces


Will increase 'interoperability, information-sharing' with Indian Armed Forces: US General

July 12, 2019 8:42 am

General Mark A Milley, who has been nominated as Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said in response to written questions for his confirmation hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee.

India in final stages of setting up Defence Cyber Agency

January 15, 2019 5:06 pm

Lt Gen M M Naravane said that the Armed Forces were alive to cyber threats which necessitated a cyber agency that will be set up by pooling talent from all three services - Army, Air Force and Navy.

National Defence Academy may admit girls soon, says Subhash Bhamre

October 05, 2018 4:08 am

Bhamre was speaking at the inauguration of the newly sanctioned Industrial Training Institute (ITI) — the first in Pune Cantonment.

Govt doing everything to make India proud on security, defence fronts: NSA Chief Ajit Doval

November 18, 2017 9:29 pm

The NSA Chief was speaking at the launch of "The Nationalist", a biography of A M Naik, chairman of L&T, written by Minhaz Merchant.

Forces capable to handle any situation on border: V K Singh

October 09, 2017 10:47 pm

On the Dokalam stand-off, V K Singh said he was thankful to Prime Minister Narendra Modi for finding a diplomatic solution to the issue.

At least 6 top commanders among 132 militants killed in J&K this year: Official figures

August 10, 2017 4:54 pm

The list of militants and terrorists killed in last seven months till August 9 includes: 38 LeT militants , 37 Hizb terrorists along with three of the al-Qeada-linked Zakir Musa group, and another 54 unidentified militants.

Armed Forces veterans write open letter to PM Modi: Condemn targeting of Muslims, Dalits

July 31, 2017 11:48 am

In the letter the Armed Forces veterans said they stand with the ‘Not in My Name’ campaign and that the Armed Forces stand for "Unity in Diversity". They added the current situation in the country is that of fear, intimidation, hate and suspicion.

From Siachen to South China Sea, Indian armed forces observe International Yoga Day

June 21, 2015 8:18 pm

From ice-capped Siachen, the highest battlefield in the world, to the warships in the contentious South China Sea, Indian armed forces today joined the International Yoga Day celebrations.

A story from Taranto

September 19, 2014 1:39 am

One of the elderly ladies told us how she was being chased by two Allied soldiers when an Indian soldier intervened and protected her.

A khaki overhaul

July 29, 2014 12:57 am

Higher Muslim representation alone won’t address the minority’s mistrust of police.