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Dec 22, 2017
Parliamentary panel urges defence ministry to make selection process for gallantry awards more transparentA parliamentary committee has asked the defence ministry to immediately streamline the selection process to confer gallantry awards to defence personnel, insisting that the exercise must be transparent
Dec 15, 2017
Instead of 'martyr' or 'shaheed', use 'battle casualty' as term for soldiers killed in action, defence ministry informs CICThere is no term as "martyr" or "shaheed" in the Army or the police and instead, a soldier or a policeman killed in action is called a "battle casualty" or "operations casualty" respectively, the ministries of defence and home have submitted before the Central Information Commission
Dec 06, 2017
Jammu and Kashmir: India, Pakistan trade heavy fire along LoC in Rajouri; no casualties reportedIndian and Pakistan armies traded heavy fire on the Line of Control (LoC) in Nowshera sector of Rajouri district late on Monday.
Sep 10, 2017
Two dead, five injured in a major fire at Awami Markaz govt building in IslamabadA major fire broke out on Sunday at a government building in Islamabad in Pakistan, killing two persons and injuring five others, officials said.
Aug 21, 2017
Barcelona attacks aftermath: UK seeks to tighten rules for hiring vans, invests extra resources to counter terrorismThe UK is planning to tighten rules for hiring vans and large vehicles after the last week's terror attack in Barcelona in which a hired van was driven into pedestrians, killing 13 people
Aug 14, 2017
Blue Whale challenge: Maneka Gandhi writes to Rajnath Singh and RS Prasad over concerns about gameUnion minister Maneka Gandhi has written to home and IT ministers, asking them to remove the online game 'Blue Whale Challenge' from social media
Jun 11, 2017
Myanmar military plane crash: 59 bodies recovered from Andaman Sea; Cause still unclearSearch crews in Myanmar have now recovered the bodies of nearly half of those who died in last week's military plane crash, the army said on Sunday.
May 22, 2017
Lohali accident: Five killed, 12 injured as boulder falls on a bus in UttarakhandFive persons were killed and over 12 injured in Uttarakhand when a huge boulder rolled down a hill, fell on a bus and smashed its front completely.
Nov 26, 2016
Hurricane Otto kills nine in Costa Rica, enters Pacific after devastationTropical storm Otto killed at least nine people in Costa Rica and then headed into the Pacific Ocean after making landfall as the southernmost hurricane on record to hit Central America.
Jul 25, 2016
Civilian casualties in Afghanistan increase to record high in first six months of 2016: UNA new UN report released on Monday shows that violence has increased in Afghanistan this year as compared to previous years