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  • Pulwama-style terror attack averted in Jammu and Kashmir with recovery of 52 kg of explosives: Indian Army Sep 18, 2020 07:59 AM IST

    Pulwama-style terror attack averted in Jammu and Kashmir with recovery of 52 kg of explosives: Indian Army

    Indian Army officials said explosives were recovered near the state highway around 9 kilometres from the site of the 2019 Pulwama terror attack, which had led to the death of 40 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel.

  • Indian Army fully geared for full-fledged war in eastern Ladakh: Northern Command Sep 16, 2020 05:28 PM IST

    Indian Army fully geared for full-fledged war in eastern Ladakh: Northern Command

    The Army' Northern Command headquarters made these assertions reacting to China's official media Global Times reports that India's operational logistics is not geared up adequately and it will not be able to fight through winters effectively.

  • In pics | Everything you need to know about Para Commandos of Indian Army Sep 10, 2020 04:07 PM IST

    In pics | Everything you need to know about Para Commandos of Indian Army

    Para Commandos are trained to carry out intelligence collection, subversion and sabotage of vital enemy infrastructure and communications through deep penetration and surgical strikes behind enemy lines.

  • India-China Border Tension Highlights: | China says it hopes for disengagement 'as soon as possible' Sep 09, 2020 08:23 AM IST

    India-China Border Tension Highlights: | China says it hopes for disengagement 'as soon as possible'

    India-China Border Tension Highlights: Tensions escalated manifold along the LAC in eastern Ladakh after the Galwan Valley clashes on June 15 in which 20 Indian Army personnel were killed.

  • Indian army asks China's PLA if missing civilians in their custody Sep 07, 2020 12:00 PM IST

    Indian army asks China's PLA if missing civilians in their custody

    The five missing men are from the Indian state of Arunachal Pradesh, which is also claimed by China that calls it South Tibet, and the Indian Army said it told China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) about them on Saturday.

  • India's armed forces capable of dealing with Chinese actions in best suitable ways: CDS General Bipin Rawat Sep 03, 2020 07:53 PM IST

    India's armed forces capable of dealing with Chinese actions in best suitable ways: CDS General Bipin Rawat

    The former Chief of Army Staff said India faces the most complex threats and challenges spanning a full spectrum of possible conflict — from nuclear to sub-conventional — but asserted that the armed forces are ready to deal with them.

  • India, Russia finalise AK-47 203 rifles deal: Report Sep 03, 2020 06:27 PM IST

    India, Russia finalise AK-47 203 rifles deal: Report

    The Indian Army has a requirement for around 770,000 AK-47 203 rifles, of which 100,000 will be imported and the rest will be manufactured in India, Russia's state-run Sputnik news agency said.

  • India unlikely to participate in mega war game in Russia next month Aug 29, 2020 07:25 PM IST

    India unlikely to participate in mega war game in Russia next month

    Though no reason has been cited officially about India's review of the earlier decision, people familiar with the development indicated that China's participation in the exercise could be a factor in India deciding not to be part of it.

  • Bharat Forge artillery gun in final trials before sale to Indian Army Aug 19, 2020 11:06 AM IST

    Bharat Forge artillery gun in final trials before sale to Indian Army

    Company developing four platforms, all 100 percent indigenous, which are are in various stages of trials

  • No compromise on territorial integrity: India to China during 5th round of military talks Aug 03, 2020 10:03 PM IST

    No compromise on territorial integrity: India to China during 5th round of military talks

    The Chinese army has pulled back from Galwan Valley and certain other areas but the withdrawal of troops has not moved forward from the Finger Four and Eight areas in Pangong Tso as demanded by India.

  • India-China border tensions | Indian Army to deploy 35,000 additional soldiers along LAC: Report Jul 30, 2020 10:25 AM IST

    India-China border tensions | Indian Army to deploy 35,000 additional soldiers along LAC: Report

    The Indian Army has already sent thousands of troops to forward locations along the Line of Actual Control. The additional deployment comes amid slow withdrawal from the Chinese forces.

  • India-China border tensions | Indian Army deploys squadron of T-90 tanks near Karakoram Pass: Report Jul 27, 2020 08:58 AM IST

    India-China border tensions | Indian Army deploys squadron of T-90 tanks near Karakoram Pass: Report

    Deployment of T-90 tanks in the area by the Indian Army is to prevent possible Chinese aggression close to the Shaksgam-Karakoram pass axis.

  • Govt issues order for permanent commission of women officers in Indian Army Jul 23, 2020 03:35 PM IST

    Govt issues order for permanent commission of women officers in Indian Army

    Colonel Anand said the 10 streams where permanent commission of women officers are being made available include army air defence, signals, engineers, army aviation, electronics and mechanical engineers, army service corps and intelligence corps in addition to existing streams of judge and advocate general and army educational corps

  • Indian Army, BSNL to bring 3G services to border areas in Arunachal Pradesh: Report Jul 18, 2020 06:20 PM IST

    Indian Army, BSNL to bring 3G services to border areas in Arunachal Pradesh: Report

    Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein has reviewed the project and was happy about the progress despite harsh weather circumstances and difficult terrain

  • Complete disengagement process in eastern Ladakh intricate, needs constant verification: Indian Army Jul 16, 2020 03:25 PM IST

    Complete disengagement process in eastern Ladakh intricate, needs constant verification: Indian Army

    The army said senior commanders of the Indian and Chinese military reviewed the progress on implementation of the first phase of disengagement and discussed further steps to ensure complete withdrawal of troops in the region.

  • India-China border tensions | Indian Army shopping for lightweight battle tanks: Report Jul 15, 2020 11:53 AM IST

    India-China border tensions | Indian Army shopping for lightweight battle tanks: Report

    Indian Army is seeking lightweight battle tanks that can be transported by air. These can be landed or airdropped directly at forward locations quickly.

  • India procuring 72,000 assault rifles from United States as part of infantry modernisation Jul 13, 2020 07:45 AM IST

    India procuring 72,000 assault rifles from United States as part of infantry modernisation

    The procurement of Sig Sauer assault rifles is taking place at a time the Indian Army is engaged in a tense border row with the Chinese People's Liberation Army in eastern Ladakh.

  • Indian Army asks personnel to delete 89 apps, including Facebook and Tinder Jul 08, 2020 10:46 PM IST

    Indian Army asks personnel to delete 89 apps, including Facebook and Tinder

    The move comes days after the Union IT Ministry banned 59 Chinese apps in India.

  • Chinese military withdraws troops, removes structures in Hot Springs, Gogra: Sources Jul 07, 2020 07:25 PM IST

    Chinese military withdraws troops, removes structures in Hot Springs, Gogra: Sources

    Gogra and Hot Springs are among the key friction points where the two armies were in an eyeball-to-eyeball situation for the last eight weeks.

  • Galwan valley clash | Indian Army rubbishes reports questioning status of facility where injured soldiers are being treated Jul 04, 2020 02:40 PM IST

    Galwan valley clash | Indian Army rubbishes reports questioning status of facility where injured soldiers are being treated

    On July 3, after addressing Indian troops at Nimu base in Leh, Ladakh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited a military hospital treating soldiers injured in the violent stand-off between Indian and Chinese forces in the Galwan Valley.

  • Govt approves purchase of MiG-29 and Su-30 MKI fighter jets, missile systems, weapons worth Rs 38,900 crore Jul 02, 2020 05:00 PM IST

    Govt approves purchase of MiG-29 and Su-30 MKI fighter jets, missile systems, weapons worth Rs 38,900 crore

    The decisions were taken at a meeting of the Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) chaired by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh.

  • Army Chief Naravane briefs Rajnath Singh on eastern Ladakh situation Jun 26, 2020 09:55 PM IST

    Army Chief Naravane briefs Rajnath Singh on eastern Ladakh situation

    The Indian and Chinese armies are locked in a bitter standoff in multiple locations in eastern Ladakh for the last six weeks, and the tension escalated manifold after 20 Indian soldiers were killed in a violent clash in Galwan Valley on June 15.

  • Needed: Clearer communication on the Galwan face-off Jun 25, 2020 09:31 AM IST

    Needed: Clearer communication on the Galwan face-off

    The government can do better in conveying its positions and against an adversary that has the well-oiled propaganda apparatus and diplomatic presence and resources across the world.

  • Army Chief awards 5 soldiers for valiantly fighting Chinese troops in Galwan and Pangong Tso Jun 24, 2020 10:52 PM IST

    Army Chief awards 5 soldiers for valiantly fighting Chinese troops in Galwan and Pangong Tso

    Gen Naravane is on a two-day visit to Ladakh to take stock of the military preparedness in the wake of escalating tension with China following last week's Galwan Valley clashes that left 20 Indian Army personnel dead and 76 injured.

  • Opinion | Estimating Chinese casualties in Galwan Jun 24, 2020 04:55 PM IST

    Opinion | Estimating Chinese casualties in Galwan

    Going by the displacement of ambulances and helicopters on the Chinese side, the number could be as low as 16 and as high as 96 casualties. It is, however, impossible to say how many of these resulted in fatalities

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