Indian Army

Army chief presents President's Colours to two battalions

Fri, 11/04/2016 - 19:36

New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) Army chief General Dalbir Singh on Friday presented the President's Colours to 20 Mahar and 21 Mahar Battalions of the Indian Army on behalf of President Pranab Mukherjee.


Martyr Mandeep Singh cremated in Haryana with military honours

Sun, 10/30/2016 - 12:02

Kurukshetra (Haryana), Oct 30 (IANS) Indian Army soldier Mandeep Singh, whose body was mutilated by terrorists near the Line of Control (LoC), was on Sunday cremated in his village in Haryana's Kurukshetra district with full military honours.


Army braveheart Rifleman Sandeep Singh Rawat cremated in Haridwar

Sun, 10/30/2016 - 02:06

Dehradun, Oct 30 (IANS) Rifleman Sandeep Singh Rawat was given a tearful adieu here on Saturday as thousands of people turned up to pay tributes to the braveheart. The mortal remains were consigned to flames later in Haridwar.


Mutilating soldier barbaric, India should tell the world: Former Army chief

Sat, 10/29/2016 - 20:52

New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) As tributes were paid to a soldier whose body was mutilated by "terrorists" in Machil sector, former Army chief General J.J. Singh (retd) said it reflected the 'barbarism' of the Pakistan Army, and added that India should inform the international community of the act.


Send messages to soldiers, says PM

Sun, 10/23/2016 - 10:32

New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) The respect and admiration that Indians have for the armed forces, will be expressed this festive season through a campaign led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.


India never counts bullets while retaliating: Rajnath

Sat, 10/08/2016 - 19:16

Barmer (Rajasthan), Oct 8 (IANS) Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday reviewed security on the international border in the desert state and said India never attacked anyone but doesn't count the bullets when retaliating.


Three Pakistani terrorists killed in army camp attack in J&K

Thu, 10/06/2016 - 13:14

Srinagar, Oct 6 (IANS) Three Pakistani terrorists were killed on Thursday in a gunfight that erupted after they attacked a counter-insurgency Rashtriya Rifles (RR) camp in north Kashmir's Kupwara district, an army officer said.


Pakistan officer admits India carried surgical strikes

Wed, 10/05/2016 - 20:18

New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) A senior Pakistan police officer has admitted that India indeed carried out surgical strikes in Pakistan-administered Kashmir and killed at least five soldiers and several militants in an operation that Islamabad denies happened.


NDRF deployed in rain-affected areas of Telengana, Andhra, Karnataka

Sun, 09/25/2016 - 22:56

New Delhi, Sep 25 (IANS) At least 17 flood rescue teams of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) have been pressed into service at various rain-affected areas of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana including parts of Hyderabad city, an official statement said on Sunday.