India14, Feb 2019, 5:59 PM IST
At least 40 jawans martyred in biggest terror attack on security forces in Kashmir
Jaish terrorists had an inkling of the troop movement; they had planned the attack in advance. As soon as the CRPF bus came near a car laden with IED at around 2.15 pm, the terrorist triggered the blast, and began firing at the vehicle
India12, Feb 2019, 8:10 PM IST
Defence ministry signs contract for 72,000 Sig Sauer rifles to replace INSAS
Defence ministry has entered into a contract for purchasing 72,000 Sig Sauer rifles. The USP of these rifles is that they are compact, robust, modern and very simple to maintain. These assault rifles are being used by the US forces as well as several European countries
India10, Feb 2019, 12:38 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir: Encounter underway in Kulgam, terrorists cornered by security forces
At least four militants got trapped after security forces cordoned the Kellem village in Kulgam district. As a retaliation, the militants started heavy firing on the forces.
India7, Feb 2019, 2:29 PM IST
'Planted' coup story in Indian Express: Gen VK Singh writes to PM Modi, demanding inquiry
Gen VK Singh, Army chief in 2012 at the time of the controversial front-page report in The Indian Express, says: 'I wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday, stating that this needs to be investigated at the highest level to expose these people, who have committed treason against the country.'
India6, Feb 2019, 5:52 PM IST
When Naik Jadunath Singh made Pakistani intruders flee with tails between their legs
In 1950, Naik Jadunath Singh was posthumously honoured with the Param Vir Chakra for his bravery and sacrifice for the nation.
Bollywood6, Feb 2019, 5:07 PM IST
How's the Josh: Tracking the rise of its popularity from the film Uri: The Surgical Strike
The film is based on the 2016 Indian Army's surgical strikes on terror launch pads in Pakistan as a retaliation for the Uri attack that claimed the lives of 17 army personnel. The film features Vicky Kaushal in the lead role.
India5, Feb 2019, 5:10 PM IST
Army chopper makes emergency landing following technical snag in Bengaluru
Two trainee pilots noticed the technical fault in the helicopter and informed the authorities before grounding it. No casualties reported.
India4, Feb 2019, 7:45 PM IST
Steps Army personnel should follow to avoid being honey-trapped
Five cases of honey-trapping were reported by the Army and the Air Force between 2015 and 2017. However, there is no data for 2018 to establish if more jawans were targeted.
India3, Feb 2019, 12:05 PM IST
Indian Army prepared to defend Northeast; Gen Rawat reviews Arunachal posts along LoAC with China
The Army chief expressed satisfaction with the operational preparedness along the LoAC and appreciated the conduct of people-friendly counter-insurgency operations by the Spear Corps
India28, Jan 2019, 11:05 AM IST
Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman watches Uri with army veterans in Bengaluru amid 'high josh' and energy in cinema hall
After watching the movie, Defence Minister raised the slogan 'How is the josh?' to which army veterans responded with a 'High Sir'.
India28, Jan 2019, 10:06 AM IST
Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman watches Uri in Bengaluru along with war veterans
Uri is based on the 2016 Indian Army’s surgical strikes on terror launch pads in Pakistan. The minister said the she felt recharged due to the high josh (energy) and atmosphere in the cinema hall