29 Apr 2015
New Delhi: In its bid to boost skill development, government is working to use thousands of Army personnel retiring every year at a relatively young age as trainers and entrepreneurs, Lok Sabha was informed on Wednesday.
09 May 2015
New Delhi: Public accounts watchdog CAG pulled up the Defence Ministry on the issue of ammunition management in Army, saying acute shortage of ammunition was a serious cause of concern directly impairing the operational readiness of the force.
28 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Tapping into its 38,000-strong force of Gorkha soldiers, the Indian Army has sent "quite a few of them" to various parts of Nepal to ascertain the requirements in remote places of the earthquake ravaged Himalayan country.
27 Apr 2015
Guwahati: Security forces busted two major hideouts of NDFB(S) militants inside thick jungles in Assam's Kokrajhar and Chirang districts, a defence spokesperson said here on Monday.
02 May 2015
Guadalajara (Mexico): Gunmen fired on a military helicopter in western Mexico on Friday, killing three troops as the aircraft made an emergency landing in a day of violence across drug crime-plagued Jalisco state.
26 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The Indian Army has named the aid to Nepal 'Operation Maitri' or friendship, a day after it started extending help to the neighbouring country that was hit by a massive earthquake just before noon on Saturday, leaving a trail of death and destruction.
01 May 2015
Kathmandu: Nepal's Army chief said on Friday that the Indian Army made one flight into Nepal's northern region bordering China due to a misunderstanding of Nepal's geography.
10 May 2015
Kathmandu: Four fresh tremors on Sunday jolted Nepal, triggering panic among the people already battered by the devastating earthquake and about 160 aftershocks as the death toll crossed 8,000.
01 May 2015
Kathmandu: The first baby born in a field hospital set up here by Pakistan Army in quake-hit Nepal has been named after the city of Lahore, said Pakistani officials on Friday.
21 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The Northern and Eastern Army commanders have sought an increase in authorisation of special clothing and equipment in view of changing operational requirements.