New Delhi, Dec 27 (IANS) Army Chief Dalbir Singh on Tuesday visited the Army Training Command's headquarters at Shimla as a part of his farewell visits prior to relinquishing office in the end of the year.
There is no doubt whatsoever that choosing the Indian Army Chief, or any other service chief, is the prerogative of the government. Then why so much of a hue and cry over the selection of Lt. Gen. Bipin Rawat as the next army chief?
Pune, Dec 19 (IANS) Indian Army soldier Saurabh Nandkumar Pharate, who was killed by gunmen in a military convoy attack on Saturday in Jammu and Kashmir, was cremated here on Monday morning with full military honors, officials said.
Srinagar, Dec 9 (IANS) Gunfight between holed up militants and security forces near south Kashmir's Bijbehara broke out once again early on Friday. Even as police on Thursday claimed three Lashkar-e-Taiba militants were killed in the firing exchange that entered day three.
New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) Two former Army chiefs on Tuesday said India needs to change its strategy in dealing with Pakistan-sponsored terror activities on Indian soil, with one of them saying that it was not correct.
New Delhi, Dec 6 (IANS) Giving credence to Congress claims on surgical strikes during the earlier United Progressive Alliance rule, two former Army chiefs on Tuesday said that the Indian Army conducted surgical strikes across the Line of Control (LoC) in the past as well.
Kolkata, Dec 2 (IANS) In a dramatic turn of events, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee vowed to stay put at the secretariat despite the withdrawal of soldiers from a toll gate close to it early Friday.
Panaji, Nov 27 (IANS) Indian armed forces have responded appropriately to acts of aggression from across the border, whether it is firing across the LoC or mutilation of a soldier's body, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Sunday.
Beijing, Nov 23 (IANS) Indian Army Chief General Dalbir Singh on Wednesday met General Liu Yuejun, the commander of the Eastern Theatre Command of the People's Liberation Army, in Nanjing in China, an official statement said.
Srinagar, Nov 23 (IANS) Three soldiers were killed, and one of them was beheaded on the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir - in action that the army said bore the "signature" of the Pakistan Army's Border Action Team. Pakistan has denied the allegations.