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Navy played 'crucial' role in deterring Chinese activity in Indian Ocean amid border standoff, says top officer
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Navy played 'crucial' role in deterring Chinese activity in Indian Ocean amid border standoff, says top officer

Vice Admiral AK Chawla was responding to a question on whether the India Navy faced a challenge during the tense border standoff in eastern Ladakh six months ago

Pakistan shelling kills three soldiers in Kashmir; troops responding befittingly, says army officer
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Pakistan shelling kills three soldiers in Kashmir; troops responding befittingly, says army officer

Indian Army spokesman Lt Col Devender Anand said two soldiers were killed in the southern Rajouri district on Friday while an officer was killed in neighbouring Poonch district late Thursday

India successfully test-fires test-fires land-attack version of BrahMos supersonic cruise missile
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India successfully test-fires test-fires land-attack version of BrahMos supersonic cruise missile

The range of the new land-attack version of the missile has been extended to 400 km from the original 290 km but its speed has been maintained at 2.8 Mach, sources said

Pakistan targets forward posts, villages along IB and LoC in J&K, no casualties reported
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Pakistan targets forward posts, villages along IB and LoC in J&K, no casualties reported

The latest ceasefire violation comes a day after an Indian Army personnel was killed and three others were injured in separate ceasefire violations by Pakistan in Rajouri and Poonch districts

India carrying out 'pinpoint strikes' on terror launchpads inside Pakistan-Occupied-Kashmir: Govt sources
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India carrying out 'pinpoint strikes' on terror launchpads inside Pakistan-Occupied-Kashmir: Govt sources

The sources said intelligence-based targeted strikes are being conducted by the Indian Army to neutralise mostly Pakistani and foreign terrorists, and the collateral damage has been very negligible in these operations

Indian Army sets up heated living facilities for troops in eastern Ladakh as harsh winter sets in
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Indian Army sets up heated living facilities for troops in eastern Ladakh as harsh winter sets in

Nearly 50,000 troops of the Indian Army are currently deployed in a high state of combat readiness in various mountainous locations in eastern Ladakh in sub-zero conditions as multiple rounds of talks between India and China have not yielded any concrete outcome

'Fake, baseless': Indian Army dismisses reports of Chinese PLA using microwave weapons in eastern Ladakh
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'Fake, baseless': Indian Army dismisses reports of Chinese PLA using microwave weapons in eastern Ladakh

Jin Canrong, a professor of international relations at Beijing’s Renmin University, had reportedly said that Chinese forces used microwave weapons on two strategic hilltops occupied by Indian soldiers, forcing them to retreat

BSF says Pakistani troops used heavy artillery in recent ceasefire violations that killed 11 people
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BSF says Pakistani troops used heavy artillery in recent ceasefire violations that killed 11 people

Five security personnel were among the 11 killed in multiple instances of ceasefire violation along the LoC between the Gurez and Uri sectors of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday

Eleven, including six civilians killed in ceasefire violations along LoC in Jammu and Kashmir
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Eleven, including six civilians killed in ceasefire violations along LoC in Jammu and Kashmir

Later in the day, India responded with retaliatory firing in which 11 Pakistan Army soldiers were killed

India successfully test-fires Quick Reaction Surface-to-Air Missile system in Odisha's Chandipur
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India successfully test-fires Quick Reaction Surface-to-Air Missile system in Odisha's Chandipur

According to the defence ministry, the QRSAM system is capable of detecting and tracking targets on the move and engaging targets with short halts

NC, JKPC condole 10 deaths in ceasefire violations along LoC in J&K, say citizens 'bear brunt' of border flare-ups
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NC, JKPC condole 10 deaths in ceasefire violations along LoC in J&K, say citizens 'bear brunt' of border flare-ups

Three Army personnel, a BSF sub-inspector and six civilians were killed in cross-border violence while four security forces personnel and eight civilians were injured

India, China agree to work on phased disengagement plan along LAC in eastern Ladakh, says MEA
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India, China agree to work on phased disengagement plan along LAC in eastern Ladakh, says MEA

The ground situation in eastern Ladakh remains unchanged, and defence sources said the ninth round of military talks is likely to take place in the next few days

Four security forces personnel, three militants killed during gun battle in J&K's Machil
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Four security forces personnel, three militants killed during gun battle in J&K's Machil

Srinagar-based defence spokesperson Colonel Rajesh Kalia said that around 1 am, a BSF patrol noticed suspicious movement near the LoC fence. The BSF personnel challenged the infiltrators and a gun battle ensued, he said.

Rajnath Singh reviews LAC situation in eastern sector at Indian Army's Trishakti Corps in Sukna
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Rajnath Singh reviews LAC situation in eastern sector at Indian Army's Trishakti Corps in Sukna

The army has significantly bolstered deployment of troops and weaponry along the nearly 3,500-km-long LAC including in the Sikkim and Arunachal Pradesh sectors

India observes 22 October as Black Day to mark 1947 invasion of J&K by Pakistani raiders; two-day symposium to feature photos, videos from siege
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India observes 22 October as Black Day to mark 1947 invasion of J&K by Pakistani raiders; two-day symposium to feature photos, videos from siege

The day seeks to remind the world how Pakistan has been responsible for the unrest in the region, leading to continuous conflict, violence and terrorism in Kashmir, government officials said

Indian Army handed over PLA soldier apprehended in Ladakh, says Chinese defence ministry
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Indian Army handed over PLA soldier apprehended in Ladakh, says Chinese defence ministry

Beijing said in a statement that the soldier went missing while helping local herdsmen find a lost yak near the India-China border on Sunday

China hopes India will return its soldier who strayed across LAC, says Chinese military official
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China hopes India will return its soldier who strayed across LAC, says Chinese military official

The Indian Army said in a statement on Monday that the soldier, identified as Wang Ya Long, will be returned after completing formalities

Chinese soldier apprehended in eastern Ladakh's Demchok sector by Indian Army; to be returned
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Chinese soldier apprehended in eastern Ladakh's Demchok sector by Indian Army; to be returned

The PLA soldier identified as Corporal Wang Ya Long was apprehended after he strayed across the LAC. He has been provided with required medical assistance, the Indian Army said in a statement

Karnataka floods: Army joins rescue ops in Kalaburagi, Vijayapura, Yadgir, Raichur districts; 20,269 evacuated so far
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Karnataka floods: Army joins rescue ops in Kalaburagi, Vijayapura, Yadgir, Raichur districts; 20,269 evacuated so far

BS Yediyurappa said many villages in Kalaburagi, Vijayapura, Yadgir, Raichur districts were either completely or partially submerged, and that he will conduct an aerial survey on 21 October

Veterans write to president, seek inquiry on fake news about 'Muslim regiment' refusing to fight 1965 War
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Veterans write to president, seek inquiry on fake news about 'Muslim regiment' refusing to fight 1965 War

Appealing to the president to ensure that the secular and apolitical nature of the Indian armed forces be preserved, they called for a probe