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Parrikar admits lapses on Nagrota, says ‘some lethargy has set in’

In the wake of Nagrota terror attack, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today admitted that there is scope for improvement in security as some "sort...

Army rebuts Mamata charges, says exercise done with police coordination

Army on Friday strongly rebutted chief minister Mamata Banerjee's allegations that its personnel were deployed at toll plazas without informing the state government and...

India speak in one voice as news of “surgical strikes” reported

India may be divided by political differences with political parties never missing an opportunity to score points over each other. But the news on...

Six militants killed, one Army personnel injured in encounter

At least six Karbi Peoples Liberation Tigers (KPLT) militants, including two of its top leaders, were killed and an army man was injured in...

500 Kashmiri youths turn up for Army recruitment rally

Defying the separatists' call of agitation, around 500 Kashmiri youths on Wednesday turned up for an Army recruitment rally in south Kashmir's Anantnag district,...

Bandipora encounter: Firing between militants, security personnel in Kashmir

An encounter broke out between militants and security forces in Bandipora district of north Kashmir this morning, army said. A militant was killed in an...

Counter-infiltration operations along LoC continue

The two counter-infiltration operations along the Line of Control in Kashmir on Wednesday entered the second day, the Army said in Srinagar. "The operations along...

Pathankot: Army jawan forgets briefcase, triggers panic

An abandoned briefcase on Monday triggered panic in Pathankot, which had witnessed a terror attack on an air base in January this year, but...

पाकिस्तान ने पुंछ में नियंत्रण रेखा के पास की अंधाधुंध गोलीबारी,...

पाकिस्तानी सेना ने सीमा पर सप्ताह से भी कम समय में दूसरी बार संघर्षविराम का उल्लंघन करते हुए जम्मू-कश्मीर के पुंछ सेक्टर में नियंत्रण...

Army rescues 216 people stranded in rain waters in Rajasthan

As many as 216 people were rescued by the Army and NDRF after an entire village in Sapotara area in Karauli district was inundated...

Militant hideout busted in Jammu and Kashmir

Security forces overnight busted a guerrilla hideout in Jammu and Kashmir recovering arms and ammunition from there. A joint operation by army and state police...

Tamil Nadu rains: Army, Air Force called in to rescue stranded...

The Army and Air Force have been deployed for rescuing stranded citizens in Kancheepuram district, where torrential rains have left residents marooned, even as...

Now retired paramilitary forces too demand OROP

Over 200 retired paramilitary personnel on Monday launched a three-day protest here demanding 'One Rank One Pension' (OROP) for around 13 lakh retired and...

( EXCLUSIVE) India’s only lady gallantry award winner, Col Mitali, to...

In an interim relief to India's only lady gallantry award winning officer, Lt Col Mitali Madhumita, the Supreme Court on Thursday ordered the central...

OROP: Protesting ex-servicemen ask former chiefs to boycott functions commemorating 1965...

India's war veterans protesting over the implementation of One Rank One Pension scheme sent a passionate appeal to former service chiefs requesting them not...

6 soldiers including 2 officers court-martialled, handed life imprisonment for killing...

Indian army on Monday court-martialled and sentenced its six soldiers to life imprisonment for their role in the infamous 2010  Machil fake encounter. Confirming the imprisonment,...

Five NSCN militants killed in Nagaland

Seven people including six NSCN militants were  believed to have been killed and two injured after the troops of 23 Assam Rifles and 21...

Curfew imposed in Jammu and Kashmir’s Samba district after Thursday’s communal...

Thursday's Communal clashes in Raya Morh area of Samba dstrict of Jammu and Kashmir have prompted the authorities to impose curfew in the area. According...

Army veterans plan to meet PM Modi on OROP

Army veterans protesting at Jantar Mantar for last 66 days, may meet Prime Minister over their demands on One Rank One Pension. Maj Gen (Retired)...

Nation can ill afford damaged pride of our veterans: Chilling warning...

10 former service chiefs from all three defence services have written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi condemning the police action against the protesting army...