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‘Incisive’ Army strike on Naga rebels

The Indo-Myanmar border was not crossed, and it was not a surgical strike, says Army.

28 Sep 2017 6:51 AM

‘8 J&K boys join militants every month’

In the past, the young recruits would usually join Hizbul Mujahideen or Lashkar-e-Tayyaba while these two groups maintained a close relationship.

17 Sep 2017 1:21 AM

Military intel destroys over 3,000 kg of ‘junk’

Nirmala Sitharaman will also preside over a function for “Swachhta Hi Sewa” in Delhi Cantonment area.

16 Sep 2017 2:17 AM

Jammu and Kashmir kill figures peak in 2017 unrest

This averages over 17 killings of hardcore militants every month for this year.

15 Sep 2017 2:24 AM

Faulty ammo damages M-777 howitzer barrel

During the test- firing on Sept. 2, the projectile that was fifth of the series exited the barrel in multiple pieces, and caused accident.

13 Sep 2017 1:08 AM


Sitharaman takes charge as the first full-time woman Defence Minister

This decision has been taken in view of increasing cases of crimes against women and reports of gender-specific cases of sexual harassment.

08 Sep 2017 1:32 AM

2.29 crore enter military age every year

While 1.9 crore people enter military age every year in China, Indonesia ranks a distant third with 45 lakh followed by Pakistan with 43 lakh.

07 Sep 2017 7:25 AM

FDI policy to be Nirmala Sitharaman’s priority?

Defence minister-designate Nirmala Sitharaman’s experience in FDI to be crucial.

05 Sep 2017 2:05 AM

NSCN(K) yet to take a call on peace talks

While government figures say about 3,000 have died in the conflict till now, unofficial figures put the number at about 50,000.

03 Sep 2017 1:02 AM

Delhi govt cracks whip, sacks 13 senior ordnance officials

Ordnance factories are the oldest and largest organisation in India’s defence industry.

01 Sep 2017 5:39 AM


‘500 Ulfa militants in Myanmar’

Terror training camps run by Paresh Barua faction.

30 Aug 2017 9:53 PM

Surging ULFA (I) cadres in Myanmar camps belie govt claim

The government had claimed that ULFA (I) is at an unprecedented low in terms of arsenal and firepower.

30 Aug 2017 3:39 PM

More than 50 per cent youth unfit to join China Army

A media report cites reasons as masturbation and a sedentary lifestyle behind men being unfit to join PLA.

25 Aug 2017 3:07 AM

Flareup, threats at China border meet

Flared tempers, angry words and walkout threats marked the meeting called at the Indian Army’s instance, a source told this newspaper.

18 Aug 2017 12:10 AM

India, China armies huddle after ‘clashes’ in Ladakh

Indian forces comprised men from both the Army and the ITBP, which is deployed on border guarding duties from Ladakh to Arunachal Pradesh.

17 Aug 2017 1:26 AM


Indian soldiers mark 61-day vigil at Doka La

In happier times, Indian and Chinese army personnel exchanged sweets.

16 Aug 2017 1:53 AM

Indian Army, PLA meet at Nathu La

The latest meeting follows a meeting between the two forces about three days back.

12 Aug 2017 12:41 AM

India to spend over Rs 2 lakh crore on military arms in 2 years

India, China, and Pakistan have been on an overdrive in importing arms over the past two decades.

11 Aug 2017 1:15 AM

Air Force loses nine pilots, 28 aircraft in 40 months

Junior defence minister Subhash Bhamre furnished the numbers in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday.

02 Aug 2017 1:23 AM

Centre may overhaul FDI policy in defence

If approval, the liberalised FDI regime will see no cap in case of many military products and some with significantly enhanced limits.

25 Jul 2017 12:43 AM