25 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Amid reports that the Congress-led UPA government is planning to name the next Army Chief before it demits the office in May, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has questioned the ‘hurry’ to make crucial appointment in the middle of the general elections and approached President Pranab Mukherjee for a legitimate decision in this regard.
07 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Taking responsibility of the firing in Budgam in Kashmir Valley, the Indian Army on Friday admitted its mistake and announced Rs 10 lakh compensation to the kin of each of the deceased. Two persons were killed in the alleged firing.
19 Apr 2014
New Delhi: Amid reports that the Defence Ministry has initiated the process of appointing Vice Army Chief Lt Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag as the next Army Chief, BJP on Friday sounded a word of caution to the government on the ‘hurry’ and asked it to avoid taking decisions till elections are over.
04 Nov 2014
Agra: RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat advocated treading the path of Israel and Japan while serving the cause of nationalism, saying that these countries had risen from the ashes to become two of the strongest nations of the world.
01 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Former Army Chief General VK Singh, who was engaged in a long-drawn battle with the government over his age issue, on Saturday joined BJP, saying it is the only "nationalist" party which he wants to see in power.
27 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Former Army chief Gen VK Singh, who was engaged in a long-drawn battle with the Government over his age issue, will join the BJP on Saturday.
10 Nov 2014
New Delhi: People are exasperated with the "content and slanging matches" at prime time on private news channels and that gives a chance to DD News to pull viewers towards it if it can present itself as a top-class channel, feels Prasar Bharati Chairperson, A Surya Prakash.
05 Nov 2014
New Delhi: An Army man has been directed to pay Rs 12,000 per month to his estranged wife for maintenance of their minor son by a Delhi court, which noted that he wrongly tried to show that his parents and brother were dependent on him.
14 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The Indian Air Force on Friday expressed hope that the multi-billion contract for 126 medium multi-role combat aircraft (MMRCA) would be inked "sooner than later", saying the project is "very important" for it to replace some of the obsolete fleet under its command.
07 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Apparently with China in mind, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said the government is taking all steps to create matching infrastructure on the Indian side to realise its military potential.