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Don't see us like militants: Irom Sharmila Oct 31, 6:14 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 31 (ANI): Human rights activist and anti-AFSPA crusader Irom Sharmila, who is on a hunger strike for past 14 years protesting against alleged army atrocities, on Friday said that she was not a militant and only fighting for the right to live.
India, UK natural partners, says Defence Secretary Fallon Oct 31, 1:39 pm
New Delhi, Oct.31 (ANI): Visiting British Secretary of State for Defence, Michael Fallon MP, his Indian counterpart Arun Jaitley and Chief of Army Staff General Dalbir Singh attended a flagship event on Thursday evening to commemorate the centenary of the First World War (WW1) that saw the participation of over a million Indian volunteers.
'Celebrating' October 27 Oct 28, 4:06 pm
New Delhi, October 28, (ANI) While the Indian Army observed October 27 as Infantry Day , Pakistan observed it as the day when the Indian Army landed in Srinagar to frustrate its attempt to acquire the state. And, for over two decades now, the separatists in Kashmir find it another excuse to declare a 'Bandh' and ask people to stay at home.
Green Berets narrate incidents of Afghan National Army's 'ineptness' during US central command investigation Oct 27, 3:51 pm
Washington, Oct 27 (ANI): The United States Army Special Forces, the Green Berets, has reportedly termed the Afghan National Army (ANA) inept and has narrated tales of its soldiers hiding behind trees, rocks and quitting the fight, during an investigation.
Indian Army observes Infantry Day Oct 27, 2:23 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 27 (ANI): Chief of Army Staff, General Dalbir Singh Suhag, and other senior serving officers of the Indian Army on Monday laid wreaths at the Amar Jawan Jyoti here on the occasion of Infantry Day.
Indian Army, PLA hold first Border Personnel Meeting at Kibithu Oct 24, 1:27 pm
Kibithu (Indo-China border), Oct.24 (ANI): A Border Personnel Meeting (BPM) between the Indian Army and the Peoples Liberation Army of China was held here on Thursday to strengthen military and border security ties.
India is proud of all three wings of armed forces, says PM Modi Oct 23, 5:12 pm
Siachen, Oct. 23 (ANI): Boosting the morale of the armed forces, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday told the soldiers stationed at the Siachen base camp that the nation is proud of its three wings: army, air force and navy.
Terrorists must be dealt with like terrorists: Lt. Gen. Kadyan Oct 20, 4:09 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 20 (ANI): Former deputy chief of army staff, Lieutenant General (retired) Raj Kadyan, on Monday maintained that a terrorist should be dealt with like a terrorist, indicating that while it was alright for intelligence agencies to seek confirmation at all times about assumptions about the origin of such suspects, including Asim Umar, the head of al-Qaeda's new wing in the subcontinent, action should be seen to be taken on the ground against such elements.
Indian experts lash out at Pak army chief's Kashmir comment Oct 19, 11:03 am
New Delhi, Oct.19 (ANI): Indian experts have lashed out at Pakistan Army Chief General Raheel Sharif for raking up the Kashmir issue, and saying that the resolution was imperative for establishment of sustainable peace in the region.
Army Chief tells commanders to assess security situation Oct 18, 7:56 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 18 (ANI): Chief of Army Staff, General Dalbir Singh Suhag, on Saturday advised the commanders to continuously assess the situation in the sub-continent with respect to the force and security transition taking place and its resultant effect on the nation's security.
New Delhi, Oct.18 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday reacted sharply to comments made by Pakistani Army Chief General Raheel Sharif on Kashmir, saying Islamabad must mend its ways if it wants to coexist with its neighbours
'Talks on Kashmir can't be done under shadow of gun or on Pak conditions': Lt. Gen. (retd.) Kadyan Oct 18, 6:16 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 18 (ANI): Former deputy chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General (retired) Raj Kadyan, on Saturday said that India was prepared to hold talks with Pakistan including on Kashmir, but added that it cannot take place under the shadow of a gun or on conditions set by Islamabad.
Islamabad, Oct 17 (ANI): Pakistan's Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif has said that it is important to resolve the Kashmir issue to ensure peace in the region.
Army continues cleanliness drive in Kashmir Oct 18, 1:08 pm
Srinagar, Oct. 18 (ANI): Army officials and local residents continued with their cleanliness drive in Jammu and Kashmir after the region was hit by the worst floods in over a century.
New Delhi, Oct. 18 (ANI): Commenting on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "invisible enemy" statement, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Tariq Anwar on Saturday said the Indian Government first needs a 'proper' defence minister for a better functioning army.
New Delhi, Oct. 17 (ANI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi who on Friday addressed the Combined Commanders' Conference 2014 in New Delhi, called for increased jointness, and urged the three services of the Indian Army to work as a team all the way from lowest levels of the services to the top.
Ghulam Nabi Azad visits border camps in J-K Oct 17, 11:43 am
Hiranagar (Jammu and Kashmir), Oct. 17 (ANI): Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad visited the various border camps for people displaced due to the incessant ceasefire violations here on Thursday and praised those who are facing fire and bullets for the sovereignty of the country.
Army recovers Pak made landmine near LoC Oct 15, 5:28 pm
Rajouri, Oct.15 (ANI): A major casualty was averted along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday after an army search party recovered a Pakistani made landmine, containing huge amount of RDX.
Army Commander's Conference begins in Delhi Oct 13, 8:52 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 13 (ANI): The Army Commander's Conference, which is held bi-annually to discuss current internal and external strategic issues, review of operational preparedness of the Indian Army and aspects pertaining to military technology and force modernization, commenced on Monday.
One Army Jawan injured in encounter with terrorists in Handwara Oct 13, 11:51 am
Handwara (Jammu and Kashmir), Oct.13 (ANI): One Army Jawan has been critically injured in an encounter with suspected terrorists here on Monday in the state's Kupwara district, even as the encounter between the Army and terrorists is still on.
Cyclone Hudhud: armed forces on standby for relief work Oct 12, 9:07 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 12 (ANI): The Indian armed forces have repositioned their assets and are waiting for the civil administration's directions to launch rescue and relief operations in the cyclone affected regions of Andhra Pradesh and Odisha after Cyclone Hudhud struck the coast of India at Vishakhapatnam today.
Mumbai, Oct. 12 (ANI): Minister of State for Science and Technology Jitendra Singh on Sunday said that the authorities like the National Disaster Relief Force (NDRF) and the army were well equipped to handle the threat of the Cyclone Hudhud, which on Sunday hit the coast of Andhra Pradesh.
Army holds safety drill for locals in Sawjian Oct 12, 11:01 am
Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir), Oct. 12 (ANI): A safety drill was initiated by the Army for the civilians of Sawjian sector in Poonch on Saturday to help them save their lives during firing from the Pakistani side.
Indian Navy fully ready to tackle Cyclone Hudhud Oct 11, 3:56 pm
Visakhapatnam, Oct. 11 (ANI): Rescue teams of the Indian Navy have been prepared for immediate deployment in anticipation of Cyclone Hudhud, which is expected to have a landfall on Saturday night or early Sunday morning.
Four NDFB militants arrested in Assam Oct 11, 11:24 am
Murabari (Assam), Oct. 11 (ANI): A joint team of the Army and the Assam police recently arrested four cadres of the National Democratic Front of Bodoland (Songbijit) faction and one militant of the Rabha National Liberation army from Murabari area.
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