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Oct 11, 2018
Two militants, including Hizbul commander Manan Wani, killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara townThe Jammu and Kashmir Police said that it has recovered arms and ammunition from two militants killed during an encounter in Handwara town in Jammu and Kashmir, however, their identities have not been ascertained yet
Jun 06, 2018
Army officials find collection of empty ammunition in Jaisalmer field firing range, investigation underwayArmy officials found a cache of empty ammunition in Pokhran field firing range area of Jaisalmer. Further investigations are underway by local authorities.
May 13, 2018
Indian Army finalises Rs 15,000-crore ammunition project aimed at providing adequate stockpile for month-long warAfter years of deliberations, the Indian Army has finalised a mega Rs 15,000-crore project under which a range of ammunition for its critical weapons and tanks will be produced indigenously to overcome long delays in imports and address the problem of a dwindling stockpile
Mar 16, 2018
Pulwama encounter: 2 terrorists killed after failed weapon-snatching bid in Jammu and Kashmir; police constable injuredAt least two militants have been killed in an encounter with security forces which broke out after a failed bid to snatch the weapon of the personal security guard (PSO) of a BJP leader
Jan 31, 2018
Budget 2018: India among biggest importers of arms, yet army lacks sufficient ammunitionDespite being the world's fifth largest importer of weapons, the major worry for the Indian Army during a war would be a shortage of ammunition
Nov 16, 2017
Govt sets June 2018 as target for meeting shortage of arms and ammunition in armyThe government has set June 2018 as its target for meeting shortage of arms and ammunition in the army.
Sep 15, 2017
Minor blast rocks ordnance factory in Odisha's Balangir district; three injuredThree persons were injured in a minor blast at the ordnance factory at Badmal in Odisha's Balangir district on Friday
Aug 28, 2017
Ram Rahim Singh sentenced to 20 years for rape: Punjab Police recovers 52 petrol bombs during crackdownA large number of weapons like guns, revolvers and 52 petrol bombs have been recovered in Punjab during a crackdown following the mayhem caused by the followers of self-styled godman Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, an official spokesman said on Monday
Jul 22, 2017
Around 40 percent of ammunition types used by Indian Army will run out in 10 days, says CAG reportCAG has slammed the state-run Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) for critical deficiency in the availability of ammunition to the Army.
Jul 13, 2017
Indian Army can now buy weaponry, spares for short intense wars: GovtThe government has empowered the vice chief of the Indian Army to procure critical weapons systems and military platforms to maintain combat readiness for short duration 'intense wars'