A public army has been formed to fight stone-throwers and elements attacking jawans of Indian army and para-military forces in strife torn Kashmir valley.
Major General Mohd Amin Naik is the first Kashmiri Muslim General of the Indian Army. Major Naik’s journey to the Indian Army began with his inclination for athletics.
The Indian Army (IA) is locked in a standoff with the state-run Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) over its indigenously developed Arjun Mk II main battle tank (MBT) variant.
Over 24 CRPF personnel were killed and a dozen wounded in an ambush by Maoists in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district today.
Retired army veteran, Lt Gen HS Panag, faced heavy trolling last week for criticising the use of a civilian as a ‘human shield’ in Budgam, Kashmir, calling it an image that will “haunt” the Indian Army for a while.
With the Army looking at its biggest-ever addition of helicopters and new generation surface-to-air missiles (SAMs), Army Chief General Bipin Rawat has listed aviation and air defence as “high priority” for modernisation.
Undeterred by the ongoing protests, the security forces in Kashmir valley are closing in on the leadership of militant groups and are chasing their top guns, including the successor of slain Hizbul Mujahideen militant Burhan Wani.
Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturday sought five additional Border Security Force (BSF) companies from the Centre to strengthen the Indo-Pak border along the State.
Commandant Chetan Kumar Cheeta took nine bullets in an encounter in Bandipore that led to the killing of top Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorist Abu Musaib.
The Ministry of Defence has okayed a Rs 70-crore project to procure specialised boots, avalanche rescue bags complete with breathing apparatus and specialised summer suits that will lighten the clothing of the troops on the icy Himalayan heights.