19 Jun 2014
Bhubaneswar: India on Wednesday successfully test-fired indigenously developed surface-to-air missile Akash from a defence base in Odisha, an official said. The medium-range is now ready for induction in the Indian Army.
01 May 2013
Indian Army Chief General Bikram Singh on Wednesday briefed the Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS), chaired by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, on the Chinese incursion in Ladakh.
15 Jul 2013
In the backdrop of recent terror activities in the state, Army Chief General Bikram Singh is expected to be in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday, to review the security situation. General Singh is likely to review the overall security situation along with state government officials and top military commanders.
24 Sep 2013
New Delhi: National Conference leader and former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah on Tuesday demanded a CBI probe into the claims of former Army chief VK Singh, that ‘certain ministers’ in Jammu and Kashmir are given money by the Army for ‘stability’ and this has been going on since Independence.
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.
05 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has slapped a money laundering case against former Indian Air Force (IAF) chief SP Tyagi and 20 others in the Rs 3,600-crore AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal to probe alleged kickbacks of Rs 360 crore.
18 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The denial of entry to a High Court judge into Tamil Nadu Cricket Association Club was raised in the Lok Sabha on Friday by a Congress member who wanted central intervention to ensure that "such ridiculous colonial practices" are done away with.
16 Jan 2013
Rejecting Pakistan's allegations, Army chief Gen Bikram Singh on Wednesday said Indian troops have not crossed Line of Control (LoC) or indulged in unprovoked firing and any casualty on the other said may have been due to retaliatory firing.
14 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The Election Commission has held former Maharashtra chief minister Ashok Chavan guilty of failing to give his correct poll expenses in the 2009 assembly elections and slapped a show cause notice on him, a decision that could pave the way for his disqualification as MP and bar him from contesting polls for three years.