20 Nov 2013
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday accepted the apology tendered by former army chief Gen VK Singh and dropped the contempt proceedings which it had initiated, taking suo motu cognizance of his interview to a news channel casting aspersion on the court on his date of birth matter.
01 Jun 2013
Army Chief General Bikram Singh will be on a two-day visit to Nepal from June 10 to flag-in a joint Indo-Nepalese expedition which successfully scaled the Mount Everest around the 60th anniversary of scaling of world's highest peak by Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay.
14 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Defence Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday sent a strong message to Pakistan over the recent incidents along the Line of Control (LoC), saying the Indian Army is competent enough to act in any adverse situation along the border
04 Jul 2014
Thiruvananthapuram: All 46 abducted Indian women nurses seized by Sunni insurgents in Iraq were freed on Friday and will fly to Kerala on Saturday morning, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy announced.
22 Jun 2014
New Delhi: With Prime Minister Narendra Modi stressing on the need for increasing arms exports, DRDO has said India can sell combat aircraft and missiles whose production cost would be ‘much lower’ than some of the weapons sold by countries such as China.
29 Mar 2014
Thiruvananthapuram: Defence Minister AK Antony on Saturday hit back at Bharatiya Janata Party’s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, saying the latter’s ‘three AKs’ remarks is an insult to the Indian Army.
11 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Amid the ongoing controversy surrounding the appointment of Lieutenant General Dalbir Singh Suhag as the next Army Chief, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said the appointment is final and ‘one should keep army appointments out of political realm’.
24 Sep 2013
New Delhi: Former Army chief VK Singh's remarks that certain ministers in Jammu and Kashmir were paid to buy stability in the state drew sharp reaction from Congress, with former chief minister Farooq Abdullah, expressing shock and a party spokesman slammed the ex-Army chief for his ‘irresponsible’ statement.
24 Sep 2013
New Delhi: Former Army chief VK Singh's remarks that certain ministers in Jammu and Kashmir were paid to buy stability in the state drew sharp reaction from Congress, with a former Chief Minister expressing shock and a party spokesman slamming Singh for his "irresponsible" statement.
03 Jun 2014
New Delhi: Army has been directed by a Motor Accident Claims Tribunal (MACT) to pay over Rs 14.5 lakh to the family members of a washer man in the force who died in an accident involving its rashly driven truck here in 2008.