Category: Army

Army begins induction of howitzers

The Indian Army on Monday fired the US-origin Excalibur guided long-range artillery ammunition from the M-777 ultra-light howitzers in

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CDS sans integration will be of little use

“India is perhaps the only major democracy where the armed forces headquarters are outside the apex governmental structure.” These

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Lt Gen Pandala Nagesh Rao assumes charge of GOC DB Area

Lt Gen Pandala Nagesh Rao has taken over the charge of General Officer Commanding, Dakshin Bharat (DB) area on

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India’s paramilitary forces to use khadi in uniforms

Union Home Minister Amit Shah recently instructed Director Generals (DGs) of all paramilitary forces to use khadi in their

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Fit force: 45-year age cap for CRPF personnel?

In what could result in a major shake-up of the entire paramilitary force, the CRPF is looking to shift

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India’s defence dilemma: The end of conventional warfare needs smart armies

India’s defence modernisation programme needs to shed its twin bogeys; one, a severely induced cash crunch that is impeding

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31 Army personnel killed in terrorist attacks along LoC from 2016 to 2018: Govt

Thirty-one Army personnel were killed in terrorist attacks along the Line of Control (LoC) from 2016 to 2018, the

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Armed Forces Follow Zero-tolerance Policy against Honey-trapping of Officers, Personnel: Govt

In view of "inimical" agencies making efforts to honey-trap their personnel and officers, armed forces follow "zero-tolerance policy" against

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Army chief meets top defence officials from Vietnam, Bangladesh

Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Monday met top defence officials from Vietnam and Bangladesh and an Australian diplomat

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Indian Army to honour 30 Bangladeshi freedom fighters

The Eastern Command Headquarters of Indian Army will accord a reception to 30 elderly freedom fighters of Bangladesh on

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