Armed Forces(Search results - 81)
Not For Women Only17, Feb 2020, 3:16 PM IST
SC Busts Gender Stereotypes, Orders Permanent Commission For Women Army Officers
The Supreme Court today directed the Centre to grant permanent commission to all women officers in the Army within three months, terming the Centre's argument of physiological limitations and social norms for denying them command posts "disturbing". Let’s find out more about this watershed moment in Indian Army, in this episode of Not For Women Only with Sunita Iyer.
India23, Jan 2020, 4:07 PM IST
How the upgraded Sharang gun will add more firepower to the Indian Army
The indigenously designed towed 155 mm/45 calibre Sharang gun will be given to the Indian Army by March, adding more firepower to the Armed Forces
Not For Women Only22, Jan 2020, 3:55 PM IST
Women CRPF Daredevils Gear Up For Republic Day Parade
An all-woman bikers contingent of the CRPF will make its debut and showcase daredevil stunts at the January 26 Republic Day parade at Rajpath. The 65-member team will display its acrobatic skills on 350cc Royal Enfield Bullet motorcycles towards the end of the over 90-minute-long parade. It will be the first time that these women bikers are going to be a part of the Republic Day parade. Let’s find out more in this episode of Not For Women Only with Sunita Iyer.
India21, Jan 2020, 6:02 PM IST
How Tigersharks will add firepower to the Armed Forces in the Indian Ocean Region
China’s footprint is growing at a rapid pace in the Indian Ocean Region. This was one of the main reasons, why the Indian Air Force raised a new squadron called Tigersharks
India Untold20, Jan 2020, 5:59 PM IST
This Engineer Built The Airstrip That Saved Ladakh From Pakistan
We all know that the Indian Armed Forces played a crucial role in securing Jammu and Kashmir from the grasp of the marauding Pakistani tribal raiders in 1948-49, but how many of you know that our forces wouldn’t have been able to secure the Ladakh region if it wasn’t for a British-trained engineer Sonam Norbu. Let’s find out more about the forgotten engineer who built the airstrip that saved Ladakh from the clutches of Pakistan in this episode of India Untold with Sunita Iyer.
India Untold16, Jan 2020, 3:40 PM IST
Shershaah Of Kargil: The Story Of Indian Army Legend Captain Vikram Batra
It’s been more than 20 years since the Indian Armed Forces won the gritty and decisive war against Pakistan in Kargil. However, the unparalleled courage and sacrifice of the heroes are still etched in the collective memory of the country. Among the many bravehearts was a man who went on to become the face of every young Indian soldier. Captain Vikram Batra, popularly known as the legendary Shershaah of Kargil. In this episode of India Untold with Sunita Iyer, let’s revisit the story of Param Vir Chakra Vikram Batra, the unbelievably courageous soldier whose actions in the battlefield transcended heroism.
India16, Dec 2019, 10:52 AM IST
Vijay Diwas: History created by Indian Armed Forces would remain inscribed in golden letters, says PM Modi
Taking to Twitter, on the occasion of Vijay Diwas, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, "The history that was made by our Armed Forces in 1971 war will remain inscribed in golden letters."
India7, Dec 2019, 5:48 PM IST
From Armed Forces Flag Day to Unnao rape victim's death, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
The postmortem of the Unnao rape victim revealed that she died of extensive burn injuries. The report said that no indication of poisoning and suffocation was found in the body. This and more in today's (December 7) MyNation in 100 seconds
India7, Dec 2019, 10:16 AM IST
Armed Forces Flag Day: PM Modi extends wishes to Indian Army
Prime Minister Narendra Modi took to Twitter and said that the nation salutes the indomitable courage of the armed forces and their families. He also urged the citizens to contribute towards the welfare of the forces.
India25, Nov 2019, 7:30 PM IST
Aerospace company strives for success under Make in India concept
Shiva Aerospace company has been working hard to manufacture the best aerospace components under Make in India concept
India21, Nov 2019, 9:51 AM IST
India successfully test-fires Prithvi-II missile
India successfully test fired the Prithvi-II missile off the Odisha coast. Developed by Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), the missile has been inducted in the armed forces since 2003.