02 Jan 2016
New Delhi: In the wake of the Pathankot terror attack, Union Tourism and Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma today carried out surprise visits at a number of tourist spots in the national capital to check security arrangements.
05 Dec 2015
New Delhi: A retired Indian Army personnel was yesterday arrested from Rajouri district in Jammu and Kashmir in connection with the espionage racket allegedly backed by ISI, police said.
20 Nov 2015
Bamako: A Malian Army Commander says about 20 hostages have been released from a hotel in the capital that was seized by gunmen throwing grenades.
18 Nov 2015
Srinagar: Army today paid floral tributes to Col Santosh Mahadik, Commanding Officer of 41 Rashtriya Rifles, who was killed while battling militants near Line of Control (LoC) in North Kashmir's Kupwara district.
01 Nov 2015
New Delhi: In what could be a new lease of life for Indian Army dogs, horses and mules which are routinely put to sleep after their retirement, the force is building special facilities to house them and are in talks with NGOs for giving them up for adoption.
15 Nov 2015
Patiala: Army Captain Ashwani Kumar who lost his life in an avalanche in Siachen glacier of Ladakh sector was today cremated here with full military honours.
27 Oct 2015
Jammu: To honour the supreme sacrifice of the infantry in fighting the Pakistani raiders in Jammu and Kashmir in 1947, army today celebrated its 68th Infantry Day with traditional solemnity and gaiety all across the Northern Command.
11 Nov 2015
Amritsar: For the second successive year, Prime Minister Narendra Modi celebrated Diwali with troops today, saying the world looks at India with respect because of their valour and 'character', in comments that come against the backdrop of protests by several veterans over OROP.
11 Nov 2015
Islamabad: Pakistan army chief General Raheel Sharif yesterday said that there was a need to match governance initiatives with military operations to eliminate militancy.
21 Oct 2015
Shillong: A microlight aircraft of the Indian Army crashed today in Meghalaya. Two army officials, including a pilot, were injured, an official said.