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Jun 16, 2017
Kashmir unrest: Indian soldier killed as Pakistan initiates unprovoked firing in RajouriIndian Army soldier was killed on Friday in firing by the Pakistan Army on the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Naushera sector.
Jun 05, 2017
Indian scientist designs indigenous bullet-proof jacket, gets approval from Ministry of DefenceShantanu Bhowmick has designed a lightweight, thermoplastic jacket that can be manufactured in India and has been picked up by the Defence Ministry
May 30, 2017
Our defence preparedness best deterrence, will guarantee peace: Arun JaitleyDefence Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said India's defence preparedness is the "best deterrence" and will guarantee peace in the region.
May 24, 2017
IAF Sukhoi Su-30 fighter jet goes missing in Tezpur: Chronology of all crashes since 1997A frontline aircraft of the Indian Air Force, seven Sukhoi-30 fighter planes have crashed since their induction into the IAF in 1997. A SU-30 MKI with two pilots on board went missing near Tezpur in Assam during a routine training mission on Tuesday.
May 21, 2017
Take Captain Saurabh Kalia's case to ICJ: Ex-servicemen league urges CentreThe Himachal Pradesh chapter of ex-servicemen league has urged the Centre to move the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in the case of Army Captain Saurabh Kalia, who was tortured by Pakistani captors during the 1999 Kargil conflict
May 04, 2017
7th Pay Commission: Govt okays changes in armed forces pension, 55 lakh retirees to benefitThe decision will benefit over 55 lakh pre-2016 civil and defence pensioners and family pensioners.
Apr 23, 2017
Army officers discuss security threats, advocate tri-service doctrine at annual conferenceTop army commanders have carried out a detailed analysis of India's internal and external security threats and decided to push for modernisation of the force, besides advocating a tri-service doctrine to deal with major security challenges.
Apr 23, 2017
Army Commanders' Conference focuses on modernisation of Indian forces, joint operational philosophyA need to evolve a "joint operational philosophy" for all three armed services was stressed at the Army Commanders' Conference in New Delhi while Army chief Bipin Rawat called for speeding up the force's modernisation programme, an official statement said on Sunday.
Mar 21, 2017
Government evasive on scrapping of sahayak system in Indian ArmyThe government on Tuesday evaded a direct response on scrapping of the sahayak system in the Indian Army but Minister of State for Defence Subhash Bhamre told the Rajya Sabha that they were provided to combatant soldiers for support.
Mar 17, 2017
Indian Army lost 68 soldiers in 15 terror attacks in 2016, govt tells ParliamentYears 2015 and 2016 also saw a spike in the number of deaths of army personnel, recording 67 and 68 casualties respectively in terror attacks and along the border.