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Maharashtra calls up IAF to airlift 35 people in rain-hit village in Mumbai

The day began with waterlogged streets after heavy rain overnight, which also flooded train tracks and affected rail services.

04 Aug 2019 3:23 PM

Army may take ‘bold steps’ to make LoC safer, more secure

Neither the government nor any of its representatives has — officially or privately — denied this.

04 Aug 2019 6:07 AM

IAF C-17s to airlift Amarnath Yatra pilgrims on J&K govt request

The C-17s are already operating to rush in paramilitary troops from different parts of the country for precautionary deployment in J&K.

03 Aug 2019 4:35 PM

A cut above the rest

The game also has 10 high-action missions and allows gamers to engage in multiplayer interactions and dogfights.

02 Aug 2019 7:11 AM

IAF Chief to release official combat-based game today

Move aims to motivate youth to join Air Force.

31 Jul 2019 2:24 AM


Pak's ISI PR chief gets trolled for posting doctored video of retired IAF officer

Netizens were quick to point out that the video was recorded in 2015, approximately four years before the Balakot strikes.

29 Jul 2019 3:07 PM

IAF gets first batch of 4 Apache helicopters

The addition of AH-64 E(I) helicopter is a significant step towards modernisation of Indian Air Force’s helicopter fleet.

28 Jul 2019 6:20 AM

IAF airlifts over 120 people stuck in flash floods

Truck drivers sat atop the trucks, awaiting the rescue teams till afternoon. At least 70 people were stranded in Badlapur town.

28 Jul 2019 4:46 AM

20 years of Kargil: Remembering their brave husbands

On the 20th anniversary of the Kargil War, the family of two brave soldiers told us about that fateful May in 1999.

26 Jul 2019 3:44 PM

Bihar floods: IAF deploys 2 helicopters at Darbhanga to provide succour

A joint assessment of the situation was undertaken by the civil authorities and IAF pilots, the statement said.

24 Jul 2019 12:51 PM


New Delhi: Air force officer duped of Rs 75,000 online, registers FIR

The case was taken into cognizance and an investigation is being carried out by the police in this regard.

23 Jul 2019 5:30 PM

Indian Navy to get fifth Dornier Aircraft squadron on Monday

Dornier aircraft is fitted with state-of-the-art equipment -- advanced surveillance radar, electronic sensors and networking features

21 Jul 2019 9:16 PM

Where eagles dare

While a day’s mission may not sound challenging, the journey to the cockpit wasn’t easy for these women officers.

21 Jul 2019 12:05 AM

Senior IAF officer expresses concern on appointment process for selecting next chief

Govt had followed same model in appointment of Indian Army chief in December 2016, in recent appointment of Indian Navy chief in May 2019.

19 Jul 2019 3:11 PM

Army faced 131 terror attacks in last 4 years: Govt

In 2018, the number of attacks came to 65 while in the first seven months of this year, 18 attacks have taken place.

17 Jul 2019 7:51 PM


Pakistan opens airspace, India lifts all curbs

Pakistan had closed its airspace on February 26 after the Indian Air Force struck a Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorist training camp in Balakot.

17 Jul 2019 7:28 AM

Former Indian Air Force employee donates Rs 1.08 crore to Defence Ministry

Prasad served IAF for around nine years to take up a job at the Railways but he started a poultry farm after failing to land the job.

16 Jul 2019 4:40 PM

More than half of AN-32 helicopters upgraded: MoS Defence Shripad Naik

At present, IAF has 98 AN-32 aircraft and none of the aircraft has outlived its operational life.

15 Jul 2019 8:20 PM

Indian pilots taking to Rafale jets 'was amazing': French Air Force's Chief of Staff

Indian pilots took to Rafale jets during the Indo-French Garuda VI exercise. The air defence drill was held from July 1 to July 12.

13 Jul 2019 8:43 AM

Inspired by Abhinandan Varthaman, Bhopal-based cop sports gunslinger moustache

Kailash Pawar feels that sporting a gunslinger moustache like Abhinandan helps him feel more patriotic for the country.

13 Jul 2019 8:36 AM