Bengal Sapper officer inducted to Siachen post on January 2
04 Jan 2023 7:27 AM
In the light of the suggestions by Gen. M.M. Naravane and a former foreign secretary, let us revisit the entire question of the glacier
09 Feb 2022 1:23 AM
Dr Singh said low intensity light inside bunkers would suffice for cultivation of these plants.
08 Jan 2020 2:12 AM
An Avalanche Rescue Team (ART) following the patrol immediately rushed and managed to locate and pull out all members of the patrol.
30 Nov 2019 8:00 PM
Sources said that the patrolling party, including porters, were evacuating another person who had fallen sick at his post.
18 Nov 2019 8:27 PM
Only few in India have had the opportunity to examine the Siachen glacier both on the ground and in detail on maps.
26 Oct 2019 1:26 AM
Avalanches and landslides are common at the glacier during the winters and temperatures can drop to as low as minus 60 degrees Celsius.
22 Oct 2019 4:56 AM
Army removes 130 tonnes of waste from glacier.
25 Sep 2019 2:50 AM
The garbage gets accumulated in the world's highest battlefield due to the deployment of Indian Army soldiers.
24 Sep 2019 8:11 PM
The Siachen base camp is at an average altitude of nearly 18,000 feet. It is also one of the coldest battlefields in the world.
09 Jun 2019 2:15 PM
Singh’s predecessors, Nirmala Sitharam and Manohar Parrikar, also visited the glacier to understand the challenges Indian soldiers face.
03 Jun 2019 2:53 PM
Army chief General Bipin Rawat will accompany Singh who was on Saturday briefed by top officials on the functioning of the ministry.
03 Jun 2019 9:12 AM
The visit would provide an impetus towards defence cooperation and pave the way for greater interaction and cooperation between the Air Forces.
03 Jun 2019 5:40 AM
It has also been the scene of many natural disasters, leaving hundreds of soldiers dead or maimed.
01 Jun 2019 6:45 AM
Military sources said the Army is aiming at saving nearly Rs 300 crore annually by indigenous production of these items
12 Aug 2018 2:07 PM
Chinese aggression may be a post 2008 financial and banking crisis phenomena, but its desire to stymie rise of India is an old one.
24 Jul 2017 12:31 AM
A new, exciting breed of daredevil photographers is embracing risks and going all out to capture adventure sport athletes in breathtaking action.
23 Jul 2017 1:02 AM
Amid plummeting Indo-Pak bilateral ties, the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) has made all its forward operating bases “operational”.
25 May 2017 3:47 AM
A number of videos were uploaded online recently by jawans, complaining about the conditions they work in, 'poor' quality of food.
08 Feb 2017 12:42 PM