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India reacts to army's decision to award Major Gogoi, who used a Kashmiri citizen as human shield
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India reacts to army's decision to award Major Gogoi, who used a Kashmiri citizen as human shield

Indian Army officer Leetul Gagoi who used a kashmiri citizen as a human shield against stone pelters in Jammu and Kashmir last month was reportedly given an award by army

Tanks empty? Indian Army faces grave shortage of ammunition
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Tanks empty? Indian Army faces grave shortage of ammunition

In a grim reality check, reports say that India's war wastage reserve is well short of prescribed levels.

Army Chief Dalbir Singh Suhag warns Pak on beheading-like incident
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Army Chief Dalbir Singh Suhag warns Pak on beheading-like incident

On his first day in office, Army Chief Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag on Friday warned Pakistan that India's response to any beheading-like incident in future would be "more than adequate, intense and immediate".

Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag takes over as new Army Chief
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Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag takes over as new Army Chief

Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag, whose appointment as Army Chief had kicked up a row, on Thursday took over as the head of the 1.3 million strong force succeeding Gen Bikram Singh.

Lt Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag to take over as army chief today
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Lt Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag to take over as army chief today

Lt Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag, whose appointment as army chief had kicked up a row, will on Thursday take over as the next head of the 1.3 million strong force succeeding Gen Bikram Singh who is retiring.

Vijay Diwas: Army chief pays tribute to Kargil war martyrs
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Vijay Diwas: Army chief pays tribute to Kargil war martyrs

Indian Army Chief General Bikram Singh on Friday paid tribute to the martyrs of 1999 Kargil war in Jammu and Kashmir's Ladakh region on the occasion of 15th Vijay Diwas.

Lt Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag set to be next Army Chief of India
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Lt Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag set to be next Army Chief of India

The Defence Ministry on Tuesday decided to go ahead with the process of appointing the next Army Chief as it recommended the name of Vice Chief of Army Staff Lt Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag for the top post.

Defence Ministry goes ahead with process of appointing new Army Chief
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Defence Ministry goes ahead with process of appointing new Army Chief

The Defence Ministry sent its recommendation to the Appointments Committee of Cabinet (ACC) shortly after receiving the go-ahead from the Election Commission to which the matter had been referred in view of the Model Code of Conduct, highly placed sources told PTI.

Why Kejriwal, AAP called off dharna against Delhi Police
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Why Kejriwal, AAP called off dharna against Delhi Police

Kejriwal’s anarchic street show close to the vicinity of Rajpath, the venue of the Republic Day parade and the main function, had already taken huge strategic overtones and was threatening to spiral out of control.

Pakistan, China and AFSPA: What the Army Chief said
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Pakistan, China and AFSPA: What the Army Chief said

Here are the top three highlights of Army Chief Gen. Bikram Singh's press conference.

Indian Army Chief's statement on LoC provocative, says Pakistan
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Indian Army Chief's statement on LoC provocative, says Pakistan

In a clear warning to Pakistan, Gen. Bikram Singh said on Monday any militant who crosses the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir would be fired at.

Indian Army chief's provocative statements are regrettable: Pak
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Indian Army chief's provocative statements are regrettable: Pak

Hours after Indian Army chief Gen Bikram Singh warned against any ceasefire violations on the LoC, the Pakistani military today said such "provocative" statements were counterproductive.

Colonel injured as Army jawans clash in Punjab
India

Colonel injured as Army jawans clash in Punjab

This is the second such incident in the last five days after jawans beat up officers in Meerut in Uttar Pradesh after an altercation during a boxing match there.

Keran operation complete but infiltration bids will increase: Indian Army
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Keran operation complete but infiltration bids will increase: Indian Army

The Indian Army on Tuesday said the 14-day Keran operation has been completed and bodies of eight terrorists as well as heavy arms and ammunition have been recovered.

Desperate infiltration bid in Keran sector foiled: Army Chief Bikram Singh
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Desperate infiltration bid in Keran sector foiled: Army Chief Bikram Singh

Army Chief Gen Bikram Singh on Tuesday said the "desperate infiltration bid" by terrorists in Keran sector in Jammu and Kashmir has been foiled.

VK Singh's lawyer questions legal sanctity of Army report
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VK Singh's lawyer questions legal sanctity of Army report

Former Army Chief Gen VK Singh's lawyer on Friday raised questions over the legal sanctity of the Army report which has recommended a CBI probe into allegations of misuse of intelligence funds and the functioning of a secret intelligence unit set up by him.

Fine art of smear: What's wrong with the allegations against General VK Singh
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Fine art of smear: What's wrong with the allegations against General VK Singh

The allegations in an Army enquiry sent to the PMO may or may not be true, but in not acting upon the report and instead leaking it to the press, the government appears incompetent. Or malicious.

Did Gen VK Singh's secret Army unit try to topple J&K govt, siphon funds?
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Did Gen VK Singh's secret Army unit try to topple J&K govt, siphon funds?

V K Singh told PTI this was vendetta by people not comfortable with him sharing the dais with Narendra Modi

Army Chief briefs PM on LoC ceasefire violations
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Army Chief briefs PM on LoC ceasefire violations

Against the backdrop of ceasefire violations along the Line of Control, Army Chief Gen Bikram Singh today briefed Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on the situation there and the retaliatory operations being carried out by the Indian troops.

After two raids by Pakistan, formation commanders pulled up along LoC
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After two raids by Pakistan, formation commanders pulled up along LoC

Army Chief Gen Bikram Singh has pulled up the commanders of formations deployed in Poonch sector of Line of Control in the wake of two major raids by the Pakistan Army special troops in Indian territory in the last eight months