Troops(Search results - 48)
India20, Jul 2019, 3:00 PM IST
Pakistan troops violate ceasefire ahead of Kargil Vijay Diwas in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch
According to a defence spokesperson, Pakistani troops violated ceasefire by resorting to unprovoked mortar and small arms firing along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch, Jammu and Kashmir
World19, Jul 2019, 7:03 PM IST
Afghan peace process must not pave way for ungoverned spaces for terrorist to relocate: India
Earlier, India had asked US not to withdraw its troops from Afghanistan without putting in place an elected "political structure" to govern the country
India6, Jul 2019, 1:23 PM IST
Army to recreate victory scenes to mark 20th anniversary of Kargil war
The 20th anniversary of "Operation Vijay" will be celebrated with the theme 'Remember, Rejoice and Renew' and troops from three battalions will undertake expeditions to the peaks where their units had fought under impossible conditions to drive out the intruders.
India3, Jun 2019, 4:58 PM IST
Defence minister Rajnath Singh visits Siachen glacier, interacts with troops [Pics]
In a first, defence minister Rajnath Singh on Monday (June 3) visited Siachen Glacier which is the world's highest battlefield. He also interacted with Army personnel and paid tribute to the soldiers who sacrificed their lives in the line of duty. In a series of tweets, Rajnath praised the troops for performing their duty with great courage despite hostile territory.
India27, May 2019, 5:01 PM IST
Know about Operation Safed Sagar that changed the tide of Kargil War
IAF used air power at the height of 32,000 feet for the first time. From identifying Pakistani troops and Mujahideens to interdiction, all the actions were performed well by pilots and engineers despite being trained for just one week
India20, May 2019, 6:49 PM IST
Havaldar Piru Singh: Died bayoneting enemy troops while fatally injured in Indo-Pakistan war
Seeing more than half of the section killed or wounded, Havaldar Piru Singh did not lose courage. With battle cries, he encouraged the remaining men and rushed forward with great determination onto the nearest enemy MMG position
India18, May 2019, 10:49 AM IST
Security forces hunt down 3 terrorists in Pulwama
An encounter had broken out between terrorists and troops of 130 Battalion CRPF, 55 Rashtriya Rifles (RR) and Special Operations Group (SOG) at 2.10 AM.
India14, May 2019, 11:47 AM IST
BSF apprehends two cattle smugglers with six cattle along Indo-Bangladesh border
A top official of BSF said that, in different operations, troops of the Border Security Force of Guwahati Frontier apprehended two Indian cattle smugglers along with six cattle heads on the intervening night of May 12 and May 13
India14, May 2019, 9:57 AM IST
Watch: IAF showcases joint operations capability in Nicobar's Teressa island
On May 9, 170 troops from the three services undertook para drop ops in a Combat Free Fall and Static Line mode.
India29, Apr 2019, 11:17 AM IST
Tension grips Manipur as Naga insurgent group violates ceasefire
The Chairman, CFMG confirmed that the group had issued instructions for the immediate vacation of the NSCN (IM) camp. Accordingly, Assam Rifles troops contacted the villagers to confirm the vacation of the camp.
India29, Apr 2019, 9:41 AM IST
Monday motivation: When Indian Army reunites family in Northeast
Their fates intertwined with Assam Rifles when troops of Moreh Batallion deployed at Indo-Myanmar Friendship Bridge found them.
World21, Apr 2019, 4:04 PM IST
Sri Lanka blasts: 7th blast reported in Colombo; Death toll at 185
A seventh blast has been reported from Sri Lanka and the death toll now stands at 185. About 400 people have been injured in the attack. 200 troops have been deployed to carry out rescue operation.
World21, Apr 2019, 1:39 PM IST
Sri Lanka blasts: Death toll reaches 138; 400 injured
Six blasts have been reported from Sri Lanka and the death toll has touched 138. About 400 people have been injured in the attack. 200 troops have been deployed to carry out rescue operation.
India1, Mar 2019, 9:16 AM IST
Jammu and Kashmir: Security forces hunt down 2 terrorists in Kupwara district
The encounter broke out in the early hours of Friday in Babagund and Kralgund areas of Kupwara. According to the information, a cordon and search operation was started by joint troops of CRPF, Army and Jammu and Kashmir police about 1 am