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Kerala floods NDRF chief

Kerala floods: NDRF chief assures help, calls for calm

National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) Director General Sanjay Kumar on Sunday said that the people stranded due to the floods in Kerala should keep their calm, and assured them that help will arrive from the rescue teams deployed in the state. Speaking to ANI, Kumar said, “They (stranded people) should keep their calm and seek shelter

Army tribute soldiers Srinagar

Army pays tribute to soldiers in Srinagar today

The Army on Wednesday paid tribute to four of the personnel who died during a counter infiltration operation in the Gurez sector in Bandipora district on August 7. Among those who laid down their lives included a Major. At the ceremony, all officers including Chinar Corps Commander Lt Gen AK Bhatt paid their last respect to

Army foils infiltration bid in J&K, kills 3 militants

Army foils infiltration bid in J&K, kills 3 militants.Three militants were killed on Sunday after the Indian Army foiled an infiltration bid from in Jammu and Kashmir’s Keran sector.Defence Ministry spokesman Colonel Rajesh Kalia said: “An infiltration bid was foiled in Keran sector of Kupwara district today. Three terrorists have been killed in the ongoing

Army slams Owaisi over ‘Muslim martyrs’ comment

Army slams Owaisi over ‘Muslim martyrs’ comment. The Army on Wednesday said it does “not communalise martyrs”, slamming Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi for his comments on soldiers killed in the Sunjuwan terror attack. “We do not communalise martyrs, those making statements don’t know the Army well,” General Officer Commanding-in-Chief Northern Command Lt. Gen. Devraj Anbu

Jammu Sunjwan attack: Army confirms 9 fatalities

Army confirms 9 fatalities in Jammu attack

A Defence Ministry spokesman on Sunday confirmed that nine people were killed in the ongoing anti-terror operation in an army camp in Jammu and Kashmir. Speaking to media persons here, Colonel Devendra Anand said three terrorists have been killed in the operation that has been going on since Saturday inside the Sunjuwan army station in

Army job aspirants ‘hijack’ train, harass passengers in Guna; no action by railways

Candidates travelling to Guna to attend an Army recruitment drive allegedly hijacked a train, harassed passengers and vandalised railway property over the last one week, but managed to get away because the authorities believed acting against them would cause law-and-order issues. Around 60,000 candidates are participating in the recruitment drive, being conducted from January 8

NGO Helping Army continues drive to help needy and homeless

NGO Helping Army continues drive to help needy and homeless

The Helping Army NGO, formed by group of Youngsters has started campaign to help needy by distributing blankets, clothes, food items and other items of daily needs to homeless and needy people. The youngsters have invited the residents to contribute in drive by donating and after collection they will distribute the items to needy.  Last

Pakistan Army Major killed

Pakistan Army Major killed in shootout with militants

Islamabad, Nov 22, Pakistan Army Major killed in shootout with militants : A Pakistan Army Major was killed in a shootout with militants today during a raid on a terrorist hideout in the restive Dera Ismail Khan district near the Afghanistan border, a senior military official said. Director General Inter-Services Public Relations Major General Asif

Verify info before commenting: Army to veterans, officers

Verify info before commenting: Army to veterans, officers

– – – – – Advertisement – – – – – The Army on Wednesday urged veterans and serving officers to verify defence-related information before commenting on it on social media, saying that “vested interests”, including those in neighbouring countries, were carrying out a deliberate misinformation campaign.The advisory by the Army did not specify the

Kerala CM hails Army’s plan to induct women in military police

Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 9, Kerala CM hails Army plan to induct women in military police . Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan today hailed the Indian Army’s plan to induct women personnel in the military police. “It is a great move towards #womenempoweredindianarmy,” he said in a Facebook post.He also expressed hope to see a fair representation

Army just short of ‘Mission Accomplished’ in eliminating Hizbul ultras

Army just short of ‘Mission Accomplished’ in eliminating Hizbul

Army has no order to enter Dera premises in Sirsa: Official

Army has no order to enter Dera premises in Sirsa:

Army has no order to enter Dera premises in Sirsa: Official

The Army has not been given any order so far to enter the Dera Sacha Sauda headquarters, Sirsa sub-divisional magistrate (SDM) Paramjit Singh Chahal said today, even as the defiant followers of self-styled godman Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh stayed put at the campus. “There is still no order for the Army to enter the campus.

Army enters Ashram in Dera Sirsa; try to evacuate followers

Army enters in Dera Sirsa Ashram; try to evacuate followers, situation is critical

The problem of Gurmeet Ram Rahim has increased as army and Para-military forces are now inside the headquarter of Gurmeet Ram Rahim’s Dera ashram in Sirsa. Army and Para- military forces are trying to evacuate dera followers and also appeal to them to come out peacefully. Even clashes between forces and dera followers have taken

Aamir Khan help Bihar flood victims

Aamir Khan urges countrymen to help Bihar flood victims

Aamir Khan help Bihar flood victims. Bollywood star Aamir Khan has appealed to the people to help Bihar flood victims by contributing to the government’s relief fund.   The heavy floods in Bihar have claimed more than 200 lives so far.“Nature is not in our hands but what can be done in this situation is for every Indian

Army chief visit Ladakh

Army chief to visit Ladakh

NEW DELHI: Indian Army Chief Bipin Rawat will on Sunday begin a three-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir’s Ladakh, which saw a scuffle and stone-throwing between Indian and Chinese troops, informed sources said. Gen. Rawat will review the security in the area, and also grant an award to a unit. Army chief visit Ladakh.The scuffle occurred on Tuesday when Chinese soldiers

Army pays tribute to soldiers killed in Shopian encounter

Army pays tribute to soldiers killed in Shopian encounter

Army pays tribute soldiers. The Indian Army on Sunday paid homage to two of its soldiers, who were martyred in yesterday’s Shopian encounter in Kashmir.   Chinar Corps Commander Lt. Gen. J.S. Sandhu, along with officials from all ranks, paid rich tributes to Sep. Sumedh Waman and Sep. Ilayaraja P.Sep. Sumedh Waman hailed from Lonagra village in Akola, Maharashtra

Three militants killed

Three militants killed in encounter

Srinagar, Aug 9, Three militants were today killed in an encounter with security forces in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district, police said.The bodies have been recovered from the encounter site where the search operation was still in progress, a police official said. The identity and group affiliation of the slain militants is being ascertained, the official

SGPC pay tribute 1965 Indo-Pak war heroes Asal Uttar

SGPC to pay tribute to 1965 Indo-Pak war heroes at Asal Uttar

SGPC pay tribute 1965 Indo-Pak war heroes Asal Uttar. “Lieutenant General Harbakhsh Singh, who was the then commandant of army unit, played a key role in defeating Pakistani troops. To create awareness among youth of his bravery and inspire them, the SGPC will hold a function at Asal Uttar, the battle field of the war

IAF identifies highway stretches for landing of aircraft

New Delhi, Aug 4 :- The Indian Air Force has identified certain highways stretches to be used as landing strips for aircraft operation during operational contingencies, the government told the Lok Sabha today. Replying to a question, Minister of State for Defence Subhash Bhamre said a generic plan in this regard was sent to the road