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India-China hold Major General-level talks at DBO; no talks on disengagement

India-China hold Major General-level talks at DBO; no talks on disengagement

New Delhi: India and China on Saturday held Major General-level talk at Daulat Beg Oldie to discuss the routine issues, including patrolling pattern as part of the border management, sources in the Indian Army said here.The sources also said that the...

India-China Relations DBO India-China Major General-Level Talks LAC Eastern Ladakh 
The dragon’s breath will scorch Africa: Treachery thy name is Chinese Communist Party

The dragon’s breath will scorch Africa: Treachery thy name is Chinese Communist Party

Africa is the world’s second most populous continent (after Asia) and more than 1.3 million people call it home – accounting for more than 15% of the world’s population. The continent is often acknowledged as the birthplace of human...

Chinese Communist Party Border Road Initiative BRI CPEC China In Africa Xi JIngping 
Eastern Ladakh: IAF vice-chief Air Marshal HS Arora reviews operational readiness of forward air bases

Eastern Ladakh: IAF vice-chief Air Marshal HS Arora reviews operational readiness of forward air bases

Leh: Indian Air Force vice-chief Air Marshal Harjit Singh Arora on Friday visited forward air bases in Ladakh sector of Western Air Command (WAC), including advance landing ground Daulat Beg Oldie (DBO).DBO is the world's one of the highest advan...

India-China Border Row Air Marshal HS Arora Lt Gen Harinder Singh Daulat Beg Oldie Airstrip Western Air Command Chinnok LAC Eastern Ladakh 
India-Pak War of 1965: Indian Army’s Bhimber Gali Brigade remembers Capt Chander N Singh

India-Pak War of 1965: Indian Army’s Bhimber Gali Brigade remembers Capt Chander N Singh

New Delhi: Indian Army’s Bhimber Gali Brigade has commemorated Bhimber Gali Diwas to remember the gallant action of Capt Chander Narain Singh, who laid down his life while combating Pakistani infiltrators in Galuthi in Rajauri zone of Jammu &am...

Bhimber Gali Brigade Bhimber Gali Diwas Captain Chander Narain Singh Maha Vir Chakra India-Pakistan War 1965 War Dogra Regiment 
Expect China to work sincerely for complete de-escalation and restoration of peace in border areas: MEA

Expect China to work sincerely for complete de-escalation and restoration of peace in border areas: MEA

New Delhi: India on Thursday said it expects the Chinese side to work sincerely for complete disengagement and de-escalation and full restoration of peace and tranquility in the border areas.India and China have been engaged into simmering border ten...

India-China Border Row Disengagement Process Eastern Ladakh Foreign Cultural Centres China's Confucius Institutes LAC 
Ram Temple in Ayodhya: India warns Pakistan, asks to desist from interfering in its internal affairs

Ram Temple in Ayodhya: India warns Pakistan, asks to desist from interfering in its internal affairs

New Delhi: After Pakistan criticised the foundation laying of the Ram temple in Ayodhya of Uttar Pradesh, India on Thursday warned Islamabad and asked them to desist from interfering in India’s internal matters.It also asked to refrain from inc...

Ram Mandir Ayodhya Pakistan On Ram Temple Sunni Waqf Board Supreme Court Narendra Modi 
Article 370: India rejects China’s attempt to raise Kashmir issue at UNSC

Article 370: India rejects China’s attempt to raise Kashmir issue at UNSC

New Delhi: After China initiated a discussion on Kashmir issues in the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), India on Thursday rejected Beijing’s interference in its internal matters and urged it to draw proper conclusions from infructuous at...

United Nations Security Council India-China Relations UNSC Tik Tok Jammu & Kashmir Article 370 LAC Galwan Valley 
Situation in eastern Ladakh requires close monitoring and prompt action: Defence ministry on transgression by China

Situation in eastern Ladakh requires close monitoring and prompt action: Defence ministry on transgression by China

New Delhi: The situation in eastern Ladakh arising from “unilateral” aggression by China continues to be “sensitive”, and requiring close monitoring and prompt action based on evolving situation, the ministry of defence has sa...

Ministry Of Defence Chinese Transgression Galwan Valley Pangong Tso India-China Relations LAC 
India reacts to China’s ‘invalid’ comment on Jammu & Kashmir, New Delhi says Beijing has no locus standi in other country’s internal affairs

India reacts to China’s ‘invalid’ comment on Jammu & Kashmir, New Delhi says Beijing has no locus standi in other country’s internal affairs

New Delhi: After China termed the dilution of Article 370 and abrogated Article 35A removing the special status of Jammu & Kashmir as “illegal”, India, on Wednesday, reacted sharply to it and released an official statement. New Delhi ...

Article 370 Article 35A Jammu & Kashmir Special Status China Jammu & Kashmir Comments Abrogation Of Article 370 Jammu & Kashmir Bifurcation Indian Foreign Ministry Chinese Foreign Ministry Wang Wenbin Anurag Srivastava Indian Reaction To China Jammu & Kas 
India’s options around LAC: Going north with Brigadier RJS Dhillon

India’s options around LAC: Going north with Brigadier RJS Dhillon

Lieutenant General Ranbir Singh, former commander of the Northern Army, on a tank in Ladakh. (Representative image via Northern Command, Indian Army/Twitter) Many of our readers, by now, know about the exploits of Brigadier Rupinder (RJS) Dhillo...

Chinese Incursion LAC Tensions PLA Eastern Ladakh Brigadier RJS Dhillon Brig Rupinder Dhillon Interview Veterans Opinion About Indian Options Ladakh Face-off Ladakh Standoff Eastern Ladakh Stand-off 
Eastern Ladakh: India-China 5th round of Corps Commander-level talks today

Eastern Ladakh: India-China 5th round of Corps Commander-level talks today

New Delhi: Amid the rising tensions between India and China along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh, armies of India and China are scheduled to hold the fifth round of Corps Commander-level talks at Moldo on the Chinese side on Sunda...

India-China Standoff Corps Commanders Meeting Moldo MEA Eastern Ladakh Galwan Valley LAC 
Make China fear India, follow aggressive policy against Beijing: Abhishek Manu Singhvi

Make China fear India, follow aggressive policy against Beijing: Abhishek Manu Singhvi

New Delhi: India needs to instill fear in the minds of Communist China if it has to achieve equilibrium in the bilateral relationship, senior Congress leader Abhishek Singhvi has said, calling for a comprehensive, aggressive change in India’s p...

India-China Relations Abhishek Manu Singhvi Xi Jingping Avinash Godbole Ninong Ering Ilshat H. Kokbore O. P. Jindal Global University 
China-Iran strategic partnership: A new twist for India?

China-Iran strategic partnership: A new twist for India?

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani (L) with Chinese President Xi Jinping.“Two ancient Asian cultures, two partners in the sectors of trade, economy, politics, culture and security with a similar outlook and many mutual bilateral and multilateral ...

Iran-India Relations Iran-India Strategic Ties Iran-China Relations Iran-China Strategic Ties String Of Pearls Chabahar Port Jask Port Iran Railway Projects Chinese Investment In Iran 
Eastern Ladakh: Disengagement process has yet not been completed, says India

Eastern Ladakh: Disengagement process has yet not been completed, says India

New Delhi: India on Thursday said that disengagement process has yet not been completed in Eastern Ladakh amid the rising border tensions with China.Senior Commanders of Indian and Chinese armies will meet in the near future to work out steps in this...

Eastern Ladakh India-China Relations Galwan Valley LAC Sun Weidong Wang Yi Ajit Doval 
New Supreme Court building in Mauritius: PM Modi, PM Jugnauth jointly inaugurate

New Supreme Court building in Mauritius: PM Modi, PM Jugnauth jointly inaugurate

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with his Mauritius counterpart Pravind Jugnauth on Thursday jointly inaugurated the new Supreme Court building of Mauritius through video conferencing.The inauguration took place in presence of senior mem...

India-Mauritius Relations Pravind Jugnauth Narendra Modi Supreme Court Building In Mauritius ENT Hospital In Mauritius 
Indian Air Force inducts a fleet of five Rafale fighter jets at Ambala airbase

Indian Air Force inducts a fleet of five Rafale fighter jets at Ambala airbase

Ambala: Amid the ongoing border tension with China along the line of actual control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh, the Indian Air Force, on Wednesday, inducted a fleet of five French-made Rafale fighter jets into its stable at Ambala airbase in Haryan...

Rafales At Ambala Narendra Modi Rajnath Singh Golden Arrows Hasimara Airbase Indo-Pak Border Dassault Aviation 
Group Captain Anoop Singh, new Surya Kiran CO, talks about his team and its future

Group Captain Anoop Singh, new Surya Kiran CO, talks about his team and its future

Group Captain Anoop Singh.The Surya Kiran (rays of the sun) team has continued to be at the centre of attraction in the Indian Air Force with its dazzling and thrilling aerobatics. The Surya Kiran Aerobatic Team, which was formed in 1996, holds a spe...

Surya Kiran Aerobatic Team Group Captain Anoop Singh Gp Capt Anoop Singh Interview SKAT Surya Kiran Commanding Officer Interview Surya Kiran Aerobatic Team CO Interview Indian Air Force Aerobatic Team Sarang Helicopter Display Team Surya Kiran Manoeuvres 
Supreme Court building in Mauritius: PM Modi and PM Jugnauth to jointly inaugurate

Supreme Court building in Mauritius: PM Modi and PM Jugnauth to jointly inaugurate

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with his Mauritius counterpart Pravind Jugnauth will jointly inaugurate the new Supreme Court building of Mauritius on Thursday.The inauguration is scheduled to take place through video-conference in pres...

India-Mauritius Relations Narendra Modi Pravind Jugnauth Supreme Court Building In Mauritius India-Mauritius Bilateral Ties 
Conversion of Gurudwara to Mosque: India lodges strong protest with Pakistan

Conversion of Gurudwara to Mosque: India lodges strong protest with Pakistan

New Delhi: Lodging its strong protest against the reported incident whereby Gurudwara ‘Shahidi Asthan’ in Lahore is being made to convert it to a mosque, India on Monday expressed its concerns in strongest terms and called upon Islamabad ...

Gurdwara ‘Shahidi Asthan’ Masjid Shahid Ganj MEA Bhai Taru Ji India-Pakistan 
First batch of Rafale jets flies out of France; arrive at Ambala airbase on July 29

First batch of Rafale jets flies out of France; arrive at Ambala airbase on July 29

New Delhi: Amid ongoing border tension with China in Eastern Ladakh, France on Monday delivered the first batch of five Rafale aircraft to India, which has just flown out of France and will arrive at Ambala Air Force Station on Wednesday.Built by Fre...

Rafale Aircraft Jawed Ashraf Ambala Airbase Rajnath Singh Rafale Flies Dassault Aviation Florence Parly 
Where Paras Dare: The untold story of Operation Cactus

Where Paras Dare: The untold story of Operation Cactus

Commandos from Indian Parachute Regiment during a Republic Day parade. Not so long ago, we, as Indians, were sure about our military dominance in South Asia. We were proud – and also cocky to an extent – about our status as the &ldqu...

Operation Cactus Operation Cactus Inside Story Indian Parachute Regiment Brigadier FFC Bulsara General VP Malik Lt Gen Vinod Bhatia 3 Para Brigadier RJS Dhillon 
21 Years of Kargil Vijay Diwas: Gajraj Corps pays tributes to Kargil heroes

21 Years of Kargil Vijay Diwas: Gajraj Corps pays tributes to Kargil heroes

Tezpur: Indian Army’s Gajraj Corps General Officer Commanding Lt Gen Shantanu Dayal on Sunday laid wreath and paid tributes to the fallen soldiers of the Kargil War who made supreme sacrifice in safeguarding the sovereignty and integrity of Ind...

21 Years Of Kargil Vijay Diwas Kargil War Gajraj Corps Lt Gen Shantanu Dayal Operation Vijay Courage In Kargil Tezpur 
21 Years of Kargil Vijay Diwas: India pays tributes fallen soldiers

21 Years of Kargil Vijay Diwas: India pays tributes fallen soldiers

New Delhi: India is observing the 21st anniversary of Kargil Vijay Diwas on Sunday. Named after the successful 'Operation Vijay', Kargil Vijay Diwas is a day when the country pays homage to the Kargil War heroes and celebrates victory over Pa...

Kargil Vijay Diwas Kargil War 21 Years Of Kargil Vijay Diwas Atal Behari Vajpayee #CourageInKargil Operation Vijay 
21 years of Kargil Vijay Diwas: Rajnath, CDS, Services Chiefs pay tributes

21 years of Kargil Vijay Diwas: Rajnath, CDS, Services Chiefs pay tributes

New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday paid tributes to soldiers who made supreme sacrifice in protecting India’s sovereignty 21 years ago in Kargil.The minister was accompanied by his deputy minister Shripad Naik, Chief of De...

21 Years Of Kargil Vijay Kargil Vijay Diwas Kargil War Rajnath Singh CDS Operation Vijay Nawaz Sharif Atal Behari Vajpayee 
Covid pandemic fall out on mental health disorders

Covid pandemic fall out on mental health disorders

New Delhi: As the country fights multifarious health challenges posed by the pandemic Covid 19, mental healthcare workers are equipping themselves to  hone their skills in counselling and treating others and helping those in need.Like elsewhere ...

COVID-19 Mental Disorder NIMHANS Chhattisgarh Community Mental Healthcare Tele-mentoring Program 
Eastern Ladakh: India, China hold WMCC on border affairs

Eastern Ladakh: India, China hold WMCC on border affairs

New Delhi: Amid reports of slowing down of disengagement process along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh, India and China on Friday held yet another round of talks under the Working Mechanism for Consultation and Coordination (WMCC) ...

WMCC India-China Border Standoff MEA Working Mechanism For Consultation & Coordination On India-China Border Affairs 
WMCC meeting between India and China is likely to take place on Friday

WMCC meeting between India and China is likely to take place on Friday

New Delhi: The Working Mechanism for Consultation & Coordination on India-China Border Affairs (WMCC) is likely to take place on Friday amid the reports of Chinese slowing de-escalation process along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Eastern La...

WMCC Eastern Ladakh India-China Border Standoff LAC MEA 
In India Ideas Summit, Narendra Modi highlights country’s emerging opportunities to woo US investors

In India Ideas Summit, Narendra Modi highlights country’s emerging opportunities to woo US investors

New Delhi: Stating that India is emerging as a land of opportunities, the prime minister, Narendra Modi, on Wednesday, invited investors from the United States to invest in India in a range of sectors, like defence, space, energy, healthcare, agricul...

Narendra Modi US-India Business Council USIBC FDI In Defence Covid-19 India-US Relations Atma Nirbhar Bharat 
Eastern Ladakh: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh asks IAF to stand ready to handle any eventuality

Eastern Ladakh: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh asks IAF to stand ready to handle any eventuality

New Delhi: Amid the ongoing border tensions with China along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday urged the Indian Air Force (IAF) to stand ready to handle any eventuality.After inauguration ...

Rajnath Singh India-China Border Tension Eastern Ladakh Air Force Commanders' Conference ACM RKS Bhadauria LAC 
CINCAN Lt Gen Manoj Pande visits Eastern Naval Command

CINCAN Lt Gen Manoj Pande visits Eastern Naval Command

Visakhapatnam: Andaman & Nicobar Command (CINCAN) Commander-in-Chief Lieutenant General Manoj Pande has visited Visakhapatnam on a maiden three-day visit to Eastern Naval Command (ENC).Lt Gen Pande called on ENC Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief V...

Lt Gen Manoj Pande CINCAN Andaman & Nicobar Command Eastern Naval Command ENS 
India, Spain hold 6th foreign office consultations virtually

India, Spain hold 6th foreign office consultations virtually

New Delhi: India and Spain held their sixth round of foreign office consultations virtually on Tuesday during which they discuss issues pertaining to bilateral interest and of global and regional importance.The Indian delegation was led by Secretary ...

6th India-Spain Foreign Office Consultations Vikas Swarup Cristina Gallach 15th India-EU Summit Covid-19 
 Amid border standoff with China, Indian and US warships to hold exercise in Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Amid border standoff with China, Indian and US warships to hold exercise in Andaman and Nicobar Islands

New Delhi: In the wake of border standoff between India and China in Eastern Ladakh, US Navy's nuclear-powered aircraft carrier and world's largest warship USS Nimitz will exercise with the Indian Navy near the Andaman and Nicobar Islands on ...

India-China Border Standoff USS Nimitz USS Theodore Roosevelt India-US Passex Andaman And Nicobar Coast Eastern Ladakh 
Soldier dies after stepping on landmine in Kargil sector along LoC

Soldier dies after stepping on landmine in Kargil sector along LoC

New Delhi: An Indian Army soldier was killed along the Line of Control in Kargil sector when he accidentally stepped on a landmine, sources in the Army said on Sunday.“An unfortunate incident along the LC in Kargil Sector. Accidental stepping o...

Dev Bahadur Unexploded Explosive Device Kargil Sector LoC Udham Singh Nagar 
Romancing the war – in fiction and flames

Romancing the war – in fiction and flames

Representative photo from Creative Commons.“... somewhere, my love”War is about death. Death of the human body and humanity per se. Erik Maria Remarque in his epoch-making “All Quiet on the Western Front” got his lead characte...

Spanish Civil War Russian Civil War Famous Romance During Wars First World War World War I Second World War World War II Doctor Zivago Adolf Hitler Eva Braun Adolf Hitler Eva Braun Romance Anna Timiryova Admiral Alexander Kolchak Anna Timiryova Admiral Al 
Be prepared for any adversarial misadventure: Rajnath Singh to Army commanders

Be prepared for any adversarial misadventure: Rajnath Singh to Army commanders

Srinagar: Expressing satisfaction at the security situation in the Jammu and Kashmir, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday impressed upon the Army commanders to be prepared for any adversarial misadventure.Mr Singh, accompanied by Chief of the ...

Rajnath Singh LoC Gen Bipin Rawat Gen MM Naravane Jaish-e-Mohammad CAPF 
Eastern Ladakh: Rajnath Singh visits Ladakh and Srinagar to review security scenario

Eastern Ladakh: Rajnath Singh visits Ladakh and Srinagar to review security scenario

Srinagar: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh arrived at Leh on Friday morning on a two day visit to Ladakh and Kashmir Valley. Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) Gen Bipin Rawat and Indian Army chief Gen MM Naravane accompanied him.On arrival at Leh, he w...

Rajnath Singh Gen Bipin Rawat Gen MM Naravane LAC LoC Chinar Corps Northern Command Fire & Fury Corps 
Armenia-Azerbaijan clash: India urges to maintain restraint on border

Armenia-Azerbaijan clash: India urges to maintain restraint on border

New Delhi: India on Friday expressed concern over the situation that threatens regional peace and security and urged Armenia and Azerbaijan to maintain restraint for maintenance of peace at the border.It also said that any lasting resolution of the c...

Armenia-Azerbaijan Clash India Nagorno-Karabakh OSCE Minsk Group MEA South Caucasus Nations 
‘Weather as Weapon’: New threat emerging from China-controlled Tibet

‘Weather as Weapon’: New threat emerging from China-controlled Tibet

The Tibet plateau has a long association with India from ancient times. Descendants of Tibetan tribes came and settled in parts of north India centuries ago, like the Kinnauri-speaking people of Himachal Pradesh. We shared trade and other cultural ti...

Tibetan Government In Exile ENMOD Convention Ladakh Tibetan Plateau Ho Chi Minh Trail China Aerospace Science And Technology Corporation 
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh in Ladakh, witnesses tank and combat vehicles exercise

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh in Ladakh, witnesses tank and combat vehicles exercise

New Delhi: Amid the ongoing disengagement process between India and China, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday reached Ladakh, would be visiting forward areas.He was accompanied by CDS Gen Bipin Rawat and Army Chief Gen MM Naravane.The Defence M...

Rajnath Singh CDS Gen Bipin Rawat Gen MM Naravane Ladakh T-90 Tanks LoC LAC 
Pakistan did not provide unhindered consular access to Kulbhushan: India

Pakistan did not provide unhindered consular access to Kulbhushan: India

New Delhi: India on Thursday slammed Pakistan for failing to provide unhindered and unimpeded consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav, an Indian national who is on death row in a Pakistan jail and for not honouring the assurance given to New Delhi.Pakis...

Kulbhushan Jadhav India-Pakistan Relations Consular Access To Kulbhushan Islamabad High Court MEA ICJ 
Eastern Ladakh: India, China remain committed to objective of complete disengagement at LAC, Indian Army says

Eastern Ladakh: India, China remain committed to objective of complete disengagement at LAC, Indian Army says

New Delhi: Amid ongoing disengagement process between troops of India and China in Eastern Ladakh, the Indian Army on Thursday said that both the neighbouring countries are "committed to the objective of complete disengagement".“This ...

India-China Border Standoff India-China Disengagement Process Eastern Ladakh LAC Galwan Valley Pangong Tso Chushul 
Border row with China in Ladakh figures in India-EU virtual summit

Border row with China in Ladakh figures in India-EU virtual summit

New Delhi: India and European Union on Wednesday held its 15th summit during which India’s border row with China in eastern Ladakh figured prominently.For the first time, it took place on the virtual platform.India was represented by the p...

India-EU Summit Free Trade Agreement BTIA India China Standoff Vikas Swarup Narendra Modi European Union India-EU Strategic Partnership: A Roadmap To 2025 
Rajnath Singh-headed DAC delegates power for urgent capital acquisition upto ₹300 crore to armed forces

Rajnath Singh-headed DAC delegates power for urgent capital acquisition upto ₹300 crore to armed forces

New Delhi: Amid rising tensions along the northern borders, the defence minister Rajnath Singh-headed Defence Acquisition Council, on Wednesday, delegated powers for progressing urgent capital acquisition cases upto ₹300 crore to the armed forc...

Rajnath Singh DAC Defence Acquisition Council Capital Acquisition India-China Standoff LAC 
India-EU partnership useful for peace and stability in world: PM Narendra Modi

India-EU partnership useful for peace and stability in world: PM Narendra Modi

New Delhi: Stating that India and European Union are natural partners, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that the partnership is useful for peace and stability in the world.Addressing the 15th India-EU Summit via videoconferencing, the p...

India-EU Summit 15th India-EU Summit Narendra Modi European Council European Commission COVID-19 
Rafael and Mesko to co-produce SPIKE SR ATGM for Polish Pustelnik programme

Rafael and Mesko to co-produce SPIKE SR ATGM for Polish Pustelnik programme

New Delhi: Israeli company Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd and Polish company Mesko, which is a company under the Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa (PGZ), have agreed to co-produce the shoulder-launched SPIKE SR (short-range) ATGM (anti-tank guided missil...

Poland's Pustelnik Program SPIKE SR Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Mesko Explosive Reactive Armor Rolled Homogeneous Armor 
India-China border row: Rajnath Singh to visit Ladakh on July 17-18

India-China border row: Rajnath Singh to visit Ladakh on July 17-18

New Delhi: Amid ongoing disengagement process between troops of India and China in Eastern Ladakh, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will visit to Ladakh on July 17 to take stock of current situation, wherein troops of India and China engaged in disenga...

Rajnath Singh Rajnath Singh In Ladakh Gen MM Naravane Galwan Valley Narendra Modi Eastern Ladakh 
Eastern Ladakh: India, China hold 4th round of Corps Commanders-level talks in Chushul

Eastern Ladakh: India, China hold 4th round of Corps Commanders-level talks in Chushul

PC: ReutersNew Delhi: Amid ongoing disengagement process, India and China on Tuesday held the fourth round of Corps Commanders-level talks at Chushul to work on modalities on the second phase of disengagement along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in...

Eastern Ladakh Corps Commanders Meeting India-China Border Talks India-China Standoff Chushul Galwan Valley LAC 
US rejects almost all Chinese maritime claims in South China Sea

US rejects almost all Chinese maritime claims in South China Sea

Subi Reef, a Chinese man-made island complete with an airstrip and fortifications, in the South China Sea. New Delhi: The United States, on Monday, formally rejected almost all Chinese maritime claims in the disputed South China Sea.US President...

South China Sea Dispute Chinese Maritime Claims US Rejection Of Chinese Maritime Claims Mike Pompeo US State Department Statement On South China Sea US Indo-Pacific Policy China Maritine Disputes UNCLOS United Nations Convention On The Law Of The Sea 
India’s border guarding must be proactive

India’s border guarding must be proactive

The weapons-carrying Pakistani drone that the BSF shot down in Kathua, Jammu, on June 20, 2020.The preoccupation of the nation with the happenings in eastern Ladakh has caused the strategic community to lose sight of one significant incident developm...

BSF India Border Guarding India-Pakistan Border Infiltration India-Bangladesh Border Infiltration Kathua Drone Incident Transborder Smuggling Kashmir Militancy BSF Modernization Border Security Force BSF G Branch 
Eastern Ladakh: 4th Corps Commander-level meeting between India and China to be held on Tuesday

Eastern Ladakh: 4th Corps Commander-level meeting between India and China to be held on Tuesday

New Delhi: Amid the ongoing disengagement process, senior Indian and Chinese military commanders will meet at Chushul in Eastern Ladakh on Tuesday for fourth times since the border standoff erupted in early May.They will further discuss the next phas...

India-China Border Standoff Pangong Tso Despang Plains Eastern Ladakh LAC PLA 
Iran offers India railway transit to Russia, reports say

Iran offers India railway transit to Russia, reports say

Saeid Rasouli.New Delhi: Iran, which shares its borders with Pakistan in its east and Afghanistan northeast and is a major player in the Middle East’s geopolitical landscape, is pivotal for India not just geopolitically, but from the economic p...

India-Iran-Russia Railway Transit Railway Of Islamic Republic Of Iran Iranian Railways Chabahar Port Saeid Rasouli IRIR North-South Transport Corridor India-Iran Ties Zahedan-Chabahar Railway Route 
Indian Coast Guard ship Rajkamal rescues 6 Sri Lankan fishermen

Indian Coast Guard ship Rajkamal rescues 6 Sri Lankan fishermen

New Delhi: In a Sea-Air Coordinated Operation, the Indian Coast Guard (ICG) ship Rajkamal rescued six Sri Lankan fishermen who were stuck in a capsized boat, stranded and adrift at the sea in rough weather. The operation was carried out nearly 1...

ICG Ship Rajkamal COVID-19 SAR Structure Sri Lankan Fishermen MRCCs Dornier Aircraft EEZ Surveillance Andaman And Nicobar Islands 
India-China border row: Rajnath Singh discusses bilateral defence ties with his US counterpart

India-China border row: Rajnath Singh discusses bilateral defence ties with his US counterpart

New Delhi: Amid border standoff and ongoing disengagement process along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday had a telephonic conversation with US Secretary of Defense Mark T Esper.The two leade...

Rajnath Singh Mark T Esper India-US Relations LAC Eastern Ladakh India-China Standoff COVID-19 
WMCC: India, China reaffirm for complete disengagement of troops along LAC in Eastern Ladakh

WMCC: India, China reaffirm for complete disengagement of troops along LAC in Eastern Ladakh

New Delhi: In the backdrop of ongoing disengagement along the LAC in Eastern Ladakh, Indian and Chinese diplomats on Friday held a meeting and reaffirmed that both sides will ensure complete disengagement of the troops and de-escalation from India-Ch...

WMCC India-China Standoff Eastern Ladakh Corps Commanders Meeting LAC Chinese MFA MEA 
India-China border row: Rajnath Singh reviews situation in Eastern Ladakh

India-China border row: Rajnath Singh reviews situation in Eastern Ladakh

New Delhi: Amid ongoing border row with China in Eastern Ladakh, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday reviewed of the current situation with top military leadership.The defence minister carried out the review at a meeting with Chief of Defence St...

Rajnath Singh Eastern Ladakh Disengagement In Ladakh India-China Standoff Galwan Valley Pangong Tso 
INTERVIEW / Galwan valley incident triggered a serious rethink of India’s China policy, Swaran Singh says

INTERVIEW / Galwan valley incident triggered a serious rethink of India’s China policy, Swaran Singh says

Prof Swaran Singh.It is natural for nations to empower national diplomacy using whatever leverages they may have at their disposal as long as their diplomacy remains within the bounds of international norms and codes of decency worthy of a count...

Galwan Valley Clash QUAD QUAD Plus Covid-19 Ban Chinese Apps India’s Policy For China Eastern Ladakh Swaran Singh One India Policy 
IPS officers vs CAPF officers: Unseemly tug of war

IPS officers vs CAPF officers: Unseemly tug of war

BSF marching contingent at Republic Day parade in New Delhi. (Representative photo)The efforts of Indian Police Service to retain their hegemony over the senior posts in central armed police forces (CAPFs) is like the events leading to the epic battl...

IPS Vs CAPF IPS Officers Vs CAPF Officers IPS Officers Campaign Against CAPF Officers IPS Vs CPMF Tug Of War OGAS NFFU 
Neither side should unilaterally alter LAC: India on standoff with China

Neither side should unilaterally alter LAC: India on standoff with China

New Delhi: Stating that the Line of Actual Control (LAC) must be respected and observed, India on Thursday reiterated that neither side should take any unilateral action to alter it.The first phase on disengagement between troops of India and China h...

India-China Standoff Working Mechanism For Consultation And Coordination Galwan Valley LAC Eastern Ladakh Ajit Doval Wang Yi 
Doval-Wang Yi talks: India, China agree to expeditiously disengage along LAC in eastern Ladakh

Doval-Wang Yi talks: India, China agree to expeditiously disengage along LAC in eastern Ladakh

Ajit Doval (L) and Wang Yi.New Delhi: In the midst of border stand-off, India and China on Monday decided to expeditiously disengage along the line of actual control (LAC) and seek to de-escalate tensions from the border areas for “full re...

Ajit Doval Wang Yi India-China Border Row Eastern Ladakh Galwan Valley Working Mechanism For Consultation And Coordination 
SpiceJet to operate 25 flights under Vande Bharat Mission

SpiceJet to operate 25 flights under Vande Bharat Mission

Gurugram: Leading private sector carrier SpiceJet will operate 25 flights under the Vande Bharat Mission (VBM).The airline will help bring back close to 4500 Indians stranded in the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Oman under VBM.The airline has operated six fl...

SpiceJet Vande Bharat Mission Ajay Singh B737 Q400 COVID-19 
Eastern Ladakh: Disengagement in Galwan valley begins

Eastern Ladakh: Disengagement in Galwan valley begins

A satellite image showing the Chinese build-up at the Galwan valley.New Delhi: Amid border standoff, India and China have begun disengagement as per their agreed terms in the corps commanders-level held last week, sources in the government establishm...

India-China Standoff Eastern Ladakh Galwan Valley Disengagement PP 14 
6 Sri Lankan fishermen rescued from rough seas: Indian Coast Guard

6 Sri Lankan fishermen rescued from rough seas: Indian Coast Guard

 The capsized fishing boat was spotted on Sunday morning with six survivors atop itNew Delhi: In a coordinated operation between Indian Coast Guard's Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre (MRCC) and merchant vessel MV YM Summit on Sunday rescu...

MRCC Indian Coast Guard Regional Maritime MRCC Colombo Trincomalee Sri Lankan Fishermen 
Pakistan military's theatre of absurd

Pakistan military's theatre of absurd

Pakistan's army chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa (R) and PM Imran Khan. (Photo | AP)Rahul Dev was recently inducted into the Pakistani Air Force (PAF) with much media fanfare. Major Hercharan Singh, a Sikh, had also joined the Pakistani Army in the ea...

Pakistan Military India-Pakistan APJ Abdul Kalam Bharat Ratna Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf ISI ISPR 
CRPF, border guarding forces indicate willingness to take transgender on board

CRPF, border guarding forces indicate willingness to take transgender on board

New Delhi: With the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) reminder coming to them, most of the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) have begun the process of firming up their views to change the recruitment rules for intake of transgender candidates in ...

Transgender In CAPF ITBP SSB CRPF BSF Home Ministry 
COVID-19: Indian Army provides foods and medical supply to locals in Kishtwar

COVID-19: Indian Army provides foods and medical supply to locals in Kishtwar

New Delhi: Amid coronavirus pandemic across the country, Indian Army has provided goods, medical support and essential information about the pandemic to the locals in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir.“We have ensured awareness about novel...

COVID-19 Kishtwar Medical Supply Indian Army 
China uses data as a weapon, India needs to stop Beijing's mobile apps, 5G invasion: Experts

China uses data as a weapon, India needs to stop Beijing's mobile apps, 5G invasion: Experts

New Delhi: China's Communist Party and its military arm use data collected about Indians and through mobile 5G networks as a weapon and these technologies are clearly a spying tool for India's northern neighbour, according to experts and thin...

Atma Nirbharta Bharat Huawei ZTE 5G Technology TikTok Narendra Modi NASSCOM Swadeshi India-China Standoff 
In Ladakh, Modi says era of expansionism is over

In Ladakh, Modi says era of expansionism is over

PM Modi in Leh Leh: In a strong message to the neighbouring country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the time of expansionism is over and that India's enemies have seen the "fire and fury" of its armed forces as he made...

Narendra Modi In Ladakh Pangong Tso Nimu Zanskar Range Gen Bipin Rawat Gen Naravane Siachen Glacier 
ACM Bhadauria emphasis for enhancing operational capabilities of IAF

ACM Bhadauria emphasis for enhancing operational capabilities of IAF

New Delhi: Indian Air Force chief Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria on Thursday emphasised the need for further enhancing the operational capabilities as well as improving serviceability of mission critical systems.While speaking at the virtual inaugur...

IAF Senior Air Staff Officers’ Conference COVID-19 ACM Bhadauria Mission Critical Systems 
Ladakh: India asks China to ensure expeditious restoration of peace in Ladakh

Ladakh: India asks China to ensure expeditious restoration of peace in Ladakh

New Delhi: Amid heightened tensions along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh, India on Thursday again asked China to ensure “expeditious restoration” of peace and tranquility in the border areas and honour bilateral agreem...

India-China Standoff Eastern Ladakh LAC Galwan Valley FDI Tik Tok Indian Cyberspace 
India, Russia agree to maintain momentum of bilateral contracts and consultations

India, Russia agree to maintain momentum of bilateral contracts and consultations

New Delhi: Amid rising tensions along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh between two Himalayan giants, India and Russia on Thursday agreed to maintain the momentum of bilateral contacts and consultations.The troops of India and China ...

India-Russia Relations World War 2 75th Victory Day Vladimir Putin Narendra Modi India-China Standoff 
Eastern Ladakh: China wants to revive Pakistan-based terror group Al Badr

Eastern Ladakh: China wants to revive Pakistan-based terror group Al Badr

New Delhi: Amid ongoing border row between two Himalayan giants in Eastern Ladakh, China’s People Liberation Army (PLA) wants to revive Pakistan-based terror outfit Al Badr to carry out violence in Jammu and Kashmir.The terror organisation had ...

Pakistan-occupied Kashmir India-China Relations China-Pakistan Relations Gilgit-Baltistan Al Badr 
Operation Samudra Setu: Indian Navy ships bring 3,992 Indians stranded abroad

Operation Samudra Setu: Indian Navy ships bring 3,992 Indians stranded abroad

INS Jalashwa entering Tuticorin port in Tamil Nadu New Delhi: As part of Indian Navy’s Operation Samudra Setu, the Indian Navy ships have brought back a total of 3,992 Indian nationals stranded overseas.INS Jalashwa on Wednesday brought ba...

INS Jalashwa COVID-19 Operation Samudra Setu Bandar Abbas India-Iran Relations Vande Bharat Mission 
India-China border row: Rajnath Singh, Army chief likely to visit Ladakh on Friday

India-China border row: Rajnath Singh, Army chief likely to visit Ladakh on Friday

New Delhi: Amid ongoing border tussle between India and China along the line of actual control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh, defence minister Rajnath Singh is likely to visit Ladakh on Friday to review the security scenario.Indian Army chief General MM Na...

India-China Standoff Gen Naravane Rajnath Singh Eastern Ladakh Galwan Valley Leh Hospital Chinese PLA 
More meetings expected to defuse border tensions between India and China

More meetings expected to defuse border tensions between India and China

New Delhi: Amid ongoing tension between India and China over border issues in Eastern Ladakh, a military-level meeting was held on Tuesday and more meetings at military as well as diplomatic-level are expected to take place to arrive at mutually agre...

India-China Standoff Eastern Ladakh Galwan Valley LAC Chusul BPM 
How Ladakh clash with China may help India steer clear of Huawei mess

How Ladakh clash with China may help India steer clear of Huawei mess

The novel coronavirus, Covid-19, chaos has benefited at least one sector, if not more – the communication sector. In an era that is marked by the need of physical distancing, only technology can bring people closer. Every sector now relies more...

Huawei Huawei In India Huawei Spying Charges Huawei 5G India-China Border Clash PLA Ren Zhengfei 
First batch of 4 Rafale fighter jets to arrive by July-end

First batch of 4 Rafale fighter jets to arrive by July-end

Rafale Fighter AircraftNew Delhi: Amid rising tension between India and China along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh, first batch of four Rafale fighter jets will fly to India in the last week of July.The four Rafale aircraft are sc...

Rafale Fighter Jet India-France Relations India-China Standoff UAE Rajnath Singh LAC 
Defence Services Staff College remembers Field Marshal SHFJ Manekshaw

Defence Services Staff College remembers Field Marshal SHFJ Manekshaw

Field Marshal Manekshaw: A wreath laying ceremony was organised by Defence Services Staff College, WellingtonUdhagamandalam: A wreath laying ceremony was organised by Defence Services Staff College, Wellington on Saturday at Parsi Zoroastrian Cemeter...

Defence Services Staff College Wellington Sam Manekshaw Padma Bhushan Nilgiris Triservices Lt Gen YVK Mohan 
India-China: Ancient linkages and current predicament

India-China: Ancient linkages and current predicament

The current geo-politics and geo-strategy of India-China relations runs counter to the rich, ancient cultural linkages between the countries.Of the four ancient civilised nations namely Egypt, Babylonia, India and China, only the latter two have surv...

Harappan Civilisation India-China Cultural Linkages CPC Aryabhata’s Astronomical Table 
India knows how to look its enemies in the eye: Modi at Man ki Baat

India knows how to look its enemies in the eye: Modi at Man ki Baat

New Delhi: Stating that India will not forget the gallant nature and valour of its armed forces, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said India knows how to be friends, but also knows how to look at its enemies in the eye.Prime Minister Modi during his mont...

Narendra Modi Mann Ki Baat Ladakh Galwan Valley LAC 
In a first, Flying Officer Tejaswi Ranga Rao becomes Indian Air Force’s first weapons systems officer

In a first, Flying Officer Tejaswi Ranga Rao becomes Indian Air Force’s first weapons systems officer

Flying Officer Tejaswi Ranga Rao.New Delhi: Who says women can’t read maps? Well, here’s a girl out to prove the old adage wrong. Flying Officer Tejaswi Ranga Rao is the first woman to be selected to be a weapons systems officer in the Su...

Weapon System Officer Indian Armed Forces Parliament NCC Female Pilot Tejaswi Ranga Rao 
Eastern Ladakh: Army chief briefs defence minister on current situation along LAC

Eastern Ladakh: Army chief briefs defence minister on current situation along LAC

Gen MM Naravane (L) and Rajnath Singh.New Delhi: Indian Army chief Gen MM Naravane on Friday is briefing the defence minister, Rajnath Singh, after he took stock of security scenario along line of actual control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh, wherein troop...

Rajnath Singh Gen Naravane Galwan Valley Eastern Ladakh India-Russia Relations PLA LAC 
Pakistan's continuation in FATF grey list vindicates India’s position: MEA

Pakistan's continuation in FATF grey list vindicates India’s position: MEA

New Delhi: After the terror funding watchdog Financial Action Task Force (FATF) decided to keep Pakistan in the "grey list" till October, India on Thursday said that it vindicated its position that the country has not taken any appropriate ...

FATF Pakistan In Grey List MEA OIC Kashmir 
Continuation of current situation would only vitiate relationship: India to China

Continuation of current situation would only vitiate relationship: India to China

New Delhi: Amid ongoing border tension in Ladakh with China, India on Thursday said that continuation of the current situation would only vitiate the atmosphere for the development of the bilateral relationship.“We expect the Chinese side to en...

Eastern Ladakh India-China Standoff Galwan Valley S Jaishankar WMCC India-China Border Affairs 
Vande Bharat Mission: 4th phase to commence from July 3

Vande Bharat Mission: 4th phase to commence from July 3

New Delhi: The government will launch the fourth phase of Vande Bharat Mission from July 3 in an effort to bring back stranded Indians abroad.“The mission has now been operational for the past 7 weeks. Of a total number of 513047 Indians who ha...

Vande Bharat Mission MEA Repatriation Drive INS Jalashwa Gulf Region 
The story of Indian gunners and the Second World War

The story of Indian gunners and the Second World War

Indian Army’s Bofors 155mm artillery guns seen firing at Pakistani positions during the 1999 Kargil war. “If you don’t have enough artillery, quit.”— General Richard CavasosArtillery forms the backbone of any infant...

History Of Indian Artillery Indian Artillery Regiment Of Indian Artillery 2 Indian Field Regiment 1 Anti-Tank Regiment Royal Indian Artillery Battle Of Bir Hacheim Indian Artillery In Bir Hacheim 3 Indian Motor Brigade Group Battle At Point 171 Sir Winsto 
Indian Army chief Gen Naravane visits forward areas in eastern Ladakh, reviews operation situation

Indian Army chief Gen Naravane visits forward areas in eastern Ladakh, reviews operation situation

Leh: Amid border standoff between two Asian giants in eastern Ladakh, Indian Army chief Gen MM Naravane on Wednesday visited forward areas near the line of actual control (LAC) and reviewed the operational situation on the ground.The two-day visit of...

Eastern Ladakh Galwan Valley Jamyang Tsering Namgyal Gen Naravane LAC Lieutenant General YK Joshi 
Eastern Ladakh: India, China agree for maintaining diplomatic and military-level communication

Eastern Ladakh: India, China agree for maintaining diplomatic and military-level communication

New Delhi: Reaffirming that both sides should sincerely implement the understanding on disengagement and de-escalation that was reached by the Senior Commanders on June 6, India and China on Wednesday agreed to maintain communication at diplomatic an...

WMCC India-China Border Row Galwan Valley Clash Eastern Ladakh LAC S Jaishankar 
Ex Indian government advisor calls for de-escalation, rejects US role in border issues of India, China

Ex Indian government advisor calls for de-escalation, rejects US role in border issues of India, China

New Delhi: India and China should work on mutual trust using their political and civilizational wisdom to de-escalate the border situation as neither should prepare for a military conflict, China’s influential daily Global Times reported on Wed...

India-China Standoff CPEC BRI India-China Relations Global Times LAC Eastern Ladakh Sudheendra Kulkarni BJP 
Army chief Gen Naravane visits Ladakh, reviews ground situation

Army chief Gen Naravane visits Ladakh, reviews ground situation

Leh: Chief of Army Staff General MM Naravane reviewed the ground situation near the line of actual control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh during a two-day visit to the Union Territory from Tuesday.The visit of the Army chief holds significance as it come a ...

Eastern Ladakh Gen Naravane Jamyang Tsering Namgyal Galwan Valley Lt Gen YK Joshi Lt Gen Harinder Singh 
India-China border row: Russia assures India of fast forward of defence contracts

India-China border row: Russia assures India of fast forward of defence contracts

Moscow: Amid ongoing border standoff along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh with China, Russia on Tuesday assured India that ongoing defence contracts will be maintained and taken forward in a shorter time.The assurance from the Rus...

India-China Standoff India-Russia Relations Victory Day Parade Defence Contracts 
India, China agree for ‘mutual consensus to disengage’ in Eastern Ladakh

India, China agree for ‘mutual consensus to disengage’ in Eastern Ladakh

New Delhi: India and China have mutually agreed to disengage from all friction areas in Eastern Ladakh that include Galwan Valley, Hot Spring and Pangong Tso, sources in the defence establishment said here on Tuesday.To defuse tension at Line of Actu...

India-China Standoff Eastern Ladakh Corps Commanders Meeting India-China Relations Galwan Valley Moldo 
Army Chief Gen Naravane to visit Leh after Commanders' Conference

Army Chief Gen Naravane to visit Leh after Commanders' Conference

New Delhi: In order to review the security scenario in Eastern Ladakh, Indian Army Chief Gen MM Naravane will visit Leh on Tuesday evening.It would be his second visit since the border stalemate between India and China and first after brutal face-off...

Eastern Ladakh Gen Naravane Galwan Valley LAC Army Commanders Conference 
India condemns abduction of Sikh community leader in Afghanistan

India condemns abduction of Sikh community leader in Afghanistan

New Delhi: Condemning the abduction of a Sikh community leader in Afghanistan, India on Monday said the targeting and persecution of minorities by “terrorists at the behest of their external supporters” is a matter of concern.Nedan Singh ...

Nedan Singh Gurudwara Paktia Province Afghanistan MEA 
Corp Commanders-level talks end after 11 hours of marathon meeting

Corp Commanders-level talks end after 11 hours of marathon meeting

New Delhi: The military talks between India and China at Corps Commander-level ended on Monday after around 11 hours of marathon meeting to resolve the border standoff in Eastern Ladakh.  The meeting was began at 1130 hours.From Indian side, Leh...

India-China Standoff 14 Corps Lieutenant General Harinder Singh South Xinjiang Military District Major General Lin Liu 
Artificial Intelligence-based StormyTV launched

Artificial Intelligence-based StormyTV launched

New Delhi: Amid coronavirus pandemic across the globe, Artificial Intelligence-based (AI) StorymyTV was launched on Monday, a video platform that can manage and administer all components of content management, video distribution and OTT streaming ser...

Artificial Intelligence StormyTV AI Business Model Cratuz Inc 
Time for India to open multiple fronts on Chinese aggression

Time for India to open multiple fronts on Chinese aggression

With the blood flowing on India-China line of control in Galwan valley of eastern Ladakh, Indian blood all across the globe have been boiling ever since the news of the killing of 20 Indian Army personnel came out. Indian soldiers were brutally attac...

India-China Standoff China's PLA Trade Between India And China Galwan Valley Bihar Regiment LAC Eastern Ladakh 
Galwan Valley: Construction of bridge may have led to violent face-off between India and China

Galwan Valley: Construction of bridge may have led to violent face-off between India and China

New Delhi: Construction of 255-km Darbuk-Shyok-Daulat Beg Oldie (DSDBO) road connecting Leh to the Karakoram Pass in Ladakh, including eight bridges and Doklam standoff by India made Chinese upset which subsequently led to violent clash between two A...

Galwan Valley Ghulam Rasool Galwan India-China Standoff LAC DBO 
Eastern Ladakh: 2nd meeting at Corps Commanders-level underway

Eastern Ladakh: 2nd meeting at Corps Commanders-level underway

New Delhi: After a violent clash between troops of two nations, India and China on Monday are holding military talks at Corps Commander-level meeting for the first time at Moldo Border Personnel Meeting point on the Chinese side to resolve the ongoin...

India-China Standoff Galwan Valley Clash Corps Commanders 14 Corps South Xinjiang Military Division Corps Moldo 
Galwan Valley clash: Government grants emergency financial powers to three services

Galwan Valley clash: Government grants emergency financial powers to three services

New Delhi:  Amid border standoff between India and China in Eastern Ladakh, the government has granted the three services emergency financial powers of up to Rs 500 crore per procurement project to buy arms and ammunition.“The special fina...

Emergency Financial Powers Galwan Valley Eastern Ladakh Chinese PLA 
Ladakh: Rajnath Singh holds meeting with CDS, Services Chiefs

Ladakh: Rajnath Singh holds meeting with CDS, Services Chiefs

New Delhi: In wake of ongoing border stalemate in Eastern Ladakh, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday held a high-level review meeting with Chief of Defence Staff Gen Bipin Rawat and all three service chiefs, sources in the defence establishment...

Rajnath Singh Galwan Valley Eastern Ladakh PLA Gen Bipin Rawat 
IAF inducts another branch of young leaders

IAF inducts another branch of young leaders

New Delhi: Chief of the Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria reviewed the Combined Graduation Parade (CGP) held at Air Force Academy, Dundigal on Saturday.He formally conferred the ‘President’s Commission’ on 123 Flight Cadets...

Combined Graduation Parade Indian Air Force ACM RKS Bhadauria Galwan Valley Eastern Ladakh 
India responds to China: Position on Galwan valley historically clear

India responds to China: Position on Galwan valley historically clear

New Delhi: A day after China made fresh claim about Galwan Valley on the Chinese side of the Line of Actual Control, India on Saturday expected Beijing to sincerely follow the understanding reached between the Foreign Ministers to ensure peace and tr...

India-China Standoff Galwan Valley Eastern Ladakh LAC MEA China's PLA 
Nobody has entered into our territory: PM Modi at All Party Meeting

Nobody has entered into our territory: PM Modi at All Party Meeting

New Delhi: Amid ongoing border stalemate at Ladakh’s Galwan Valley between troops of India and China, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday assured the nation by saying, “Nobody has entered our territory. Neither has anyone captured any ...

Narendra Modi Chinese PLA Rajnath Singh Galwan Valley LAC Bharat Mata Eastern Ladakh 
India-China border row: Opposition expresses solidarity with government

India-China border row: Opposition expresses solidarity with government

New Delhi: In the backdrop of border standoff with China in Eastern Ladakh, Prime Minister Narendra Modi called an all party meeting on Friday to discuss the situation along the Line of Actual Control (LAC), wherein all opposition parties unanimously...

India-China Standoff Narendra Modi All Party Meeting Rajnath Singh LAC Galwan Valley 
All party meeting to discuss India-China border violent clashes

All party meeting to discuss India-China border violent clashes

New Delhi: A crucial all party meeting called by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday evening began to discuss the India-China violent face-off in Eastern Ladakh which resulted in loss of lives of 20 Indian Army men has upset political parties like...

All Party Meet India-China Border Row Galwan Valley Clash Eastern Ladakh LAC 
Galwan Valley clash: Indian troops carried arms on June 15 night, says Jaishankar

Galwan Valley clash: Indian troops carried arms on June 15 night, says Jaishankar

New Delhi: In a response to Congress leader Rahul Gandhi’s question over not carrying arms by Indian troops during the violent face-offs with China’s PLA, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Thursday said that all troops on border d...

Eastern Ladakh Col Santosh Babu Galwan Valley Rahul Gandhi S Jaishankar LAC 
No Indian troops is missing in action: Army

No Indian troops is missing in action: Army

New Delhi: Declining media reports regarding soldiers missing in action after the violent face-off with Chinese troops on Jun 15 in Galwan Valley, the Indian Army on Thursday said that no troops is missing.Indian Army spokesperson said, “It is ...

Galwan Valley Eastern Ladakh India-China Standoff Missing In Action China's PLA LAC 
Chinese side took pre-mediated and planned action in Galwan Valley: Jaishankar to Wang Yi

Chinese side took pre-mediated and planned action in Galwan Valley: Jaishankar to Wang Yi

New Delhi: Conveying its strongest term of protest on the violent face-off in Galwan Valley, India on Wednesday said that the Chinese side took pre-meditated and planned action in the valley with an intent to change the facts on ground in violation o...

S Jaishankar Wang Yi India-China Standoff MEA Galwan Valley Eastern Ladakh LAC 
Galwan Valley face off: Army releases names 20 soldiers killed in clash with China’s PLA

Galwan Valley face off: Army releases names 20 soldiers killed in clash with China’s PLA

New Delhi: The Indian Army on Wednesday released the names of the 20 troops who were killed in the violent face-off with Chinese soldiers in the Galwan Valley of Eastern Ladakh on Monday night.In an statement released by the Indian Army on Tuesday sa...

Galwan Valley Face-off India-China Standoff Rajnath Singh Narendra Modi Eastern Ladakh LAC 
Jaishankar discuss Galwan Valley face-offs with his Chinese counterpart

Jaishankar discuss Galwan Valley face-offs with his Chinese counterpart

New Delhi: In the wake a violent face-offs between troops of India and China in which 20 Indian soldiers lost their lives, Foreign Minister S Jaishankar on Wednesday had a telephonic conversation with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi to resolve the bo...

India-China Standoff Galwan Valley Face-off S Jaishankar Wang Yi Eastern Ladakh LAC 
Soldiers' sacrifice will not go in vain: PM Modi

Soldiers' sacrifice will not go in vain: PM Modi

New Delhi:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday assured the nation and said said that the sacrifice of Indian soldiers will not go in vain.Stating that India wants peace but will be given befitting reply if anyone instigate us.On the secon...

Narendra Modi On Galwan Valley India-China Face-off COVID-19 Eastern Ladakh LAC 
Loss of soldiers in Galwan valley is deeply painful: Rajnath Singh

Loss of soldiers in Galwan valley is deeply painful: Rajnath Singh

New Delhi: Mourning the loss of 20 Indian Army soldiers who were killed in a violent face-off with Chinese troops in Galwan Valley of Eastern Ladakh, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday said that the loss of soldiers is deeply disturbing and ...

Rajnath Singh Galwan Valley Eastern Ladakh LAC 
Eastern Ladakh face-off: 20 Indian Army soldiers killed in violent clashes with China's PLA in Galwan valley

Eastern Ladakh face-off: 20 Indian Army soldiers killed in violent clashes with China's PLA in Galwan valley

New Delhi: In a massive scale up of conflict in Galwan Valley in Eastern Ladakh, about 20 Indian Army soldiers were killed during a violent face-off with the People's Liberation Army of China on Monday.According to sources, the Chinese side has s...

Galwan Valley Face-offs LAC India-China Standoff Eastern Ladakh China's PLA 
Galwan Valley face-offs: India accuses China of failing to adhere scrupulously to June 6 agreement

Galwan Valley face-offs: India accuses China of failing to adhere scrupulously to June 6 agreement

New Delhi: India on Tuesday accused China of failing to adhere scrupulously to the June 6 agreement reached between senior military officials of the two countries for de-escalation of the situation in Eastern Ladakh where troops from both the sides h...

India-China Standoff Galwan Valley Face-offs Eastern Ladakh LAC Rajnath Singh 
Ladakh face-off: Three Indian Army soldiers killed, PM Modi briefed about LAC situation

Ladakh face-off: Three Indian Army soldiers killed, PM Modi briefed about LAC situation

New Delhi: In a serious escalation in the ongoing stand-off in Eastern Ladakh, three Indian Army personnel, including an officer, were killed in action during a “violent face-off'' with Chinese troops on Monday night. The violent c...

Rajnath Singh Eastern Ladakh Narendra Modi 16 Bihar Regiment South Xinjiang Military Region 
Rajnath Singh meets EAM, CDS and 3 services chiefs to discuss casualties on LAC

Rajnath Singh meets EAM, CDS and 3 services chiefs to discuss casualties on LAC

New Delhi: In the wake of killing of Indian Army personnel in violent face-offs between troops of India and China in Galwan Valley of Ladakh, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday met with External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, Chief of Defence ...

Rajnath Singh Galwan Valley Casualties S Jaishankar Gen Bipin Rawat India-China Standoff LAC 
Indian Army officer, 2 Jawans killed in face-off with China in Ladakh

Indian Army officer, 2 Jawans killed in face-off with China in Ladakh

New Delhi: Three Indian Army personnel, including the commanding officer of an unit posted in Galwan Valley were killed in action after a “violent face off” took place with Chinese troops on Monday night.In an amended statement, the India...

India-China Standoff Galwan Valley 14 Corps Commander Leh Eastern Ladakh Violent Face Offs 
1 officer and 2 jawans killed in 'violent face-off' with Chinese troops in Ladakh's Galwan Valley

1 officer and 2 jawans killed in 'violent face-off' with Chinese troops in Ladakh's Galwan Valley

New Delhi: Three Indian Army personnel, including one officer were killed after a violent face-offs took place between troops of India and China in the Galwan Valley of Ladakh.“During the de-escalation process underway in the Galwan Valley, a v...

India-China Standoff Chinese Army Galwan Valley Ladakh 
China expresses desire to resolve border issue; India too: Rajnath Singh

China expresses desire to resolve border issue; India too: Rajnath Singh

New Delhi: Amid border stalemate along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday said that China has expressed their desire to resolve the issue through dialogue and its “our effort too is to f...

Rajnath Singh Jan Samvad Rally Jammu And Kashmir India-China Standoff LAC Eastern Ladakh 
OPINION: India-China stand off: A road and a larger gameplan

OPINION: India-China stand off: A road and a larger gameplan

The India China standoff has been going on for more than a month now with little clarity of the way forward. Both the countries maintain that they will find a diplomatic solution to it but with both armies locked in an eyeball to eyeball standoff at ...

Darbuk-Shyokh-Daulat Beg Oldie India-China Standoff Eastern Ladakh COVID-19 India-China Border Row 
Situation along India-China border is under control: Army Chief

Situation along India-China border is under control: Army Chief

Dehradun: In the backdrop of standoff along Line of Actual Control (LAC) between troops of India and China in Eastern Ladakh, Indian Army Chief General MM Naravane on Saturday said the situation along India’s borders with China “is under ...

Eastern Ladakh IMA Gen Naravane POP 
Eastern Ladakh: India, China hold another Major General-level talks

Eastern Ladakh: India, China hold another Major General-level talks

New Delhi: In the wake of ongoing border row in Eastern Ladakh, India and China on Friday again held talks at Major General-level to end the impasse.  This was the fifth meeting between the two Major Generals to end the standoff. The meeting las...

India-China Standoff Major-General Level Talks Eastern Ladakh 14 Corps Commander Rajnath Singh 
OPINION: Mitt Romney and the ideological shift in the GOP

OPINION: Mitt Romney and the ideological shift in the GOP

Mitt Romney was once a star of the Republican Party, its face and what some might call the ideal Republican. He was their Presidential candidate against President Obama in 2012 and the voice of the average Republican. But as they say, eight years is ...

Republican Party Donald Trump Mitt Romney United States Coronavirus 
India, China start de-escalation process in Eastern Ladakh

India, China start de-escalation process in Eastern Ladakh

New Delhi: Amid ongoing standoff between troops of both Himalayan nations, India and China have started de-escalation process at various areas along Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh.The de-escalation process starts with withdrawal of tr...

India-China Standoff Galwan Valley Eastern Ladakh India-China Border Row LAC 
Military's talk with China positive: Rajnath Singh

Military's talk with China positive: Rajnath Singh

New Delhi: Amid ongoing standoff between troops of India and China along Line of Actual Control (LAC) borders in Eastern Ladakh, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said India's military and diplomatic levels talks with Beijing have been pos...

India-China Standoff Rajnath Singh COVID-19 LAC 
IAF designs and develops airborne rescue pod for isolated transportation

IAF designs and develops airborne rescue pod for isolated transportation

New Delhi: With an aim to evacuate the critical patients with infectious diseases including COVID-19 from high altitude area, isolated and remote places, the Indian Air Force (IAF) has designed, developed and manufactured an Airborne Rescue Pod for I...

Airborne Rescue Pod For Isolated Transportation ARPIT NABH COVID-19 Atmanirbhar Bharat 
Amid India-China border stalemate: Rajnath Singh reviews security scenario

Amid India-China border stalemate: Rajnath Singh reviews security scenario

New Delhi: Amid ongoing face-off between troops of India and China along Line of Control (LAC) border areas in Eastern Ladakh, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday reviewed the security scenario with Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat, an...

Rajnath Singh India-China LAC Border Gen Bipin Rawat Moldo BPM Point 14 Corps Commander MEA 
Operation Samudra Setu: INS Jalashwa arrives Tuticorin with 700 Indians from Maldives

Operation Samudra Setu: INS Jalashwa arrives Tuticorin with 700 Indians from Maldives

Tuticorin: INS Jalashwa, deployed by the Indian Navy for “Operation Samudra Setu", entered Tuticorin harbour with 700 Indian nationals evacuated from Male, Maldvies on Sunday.Thus far INS Jalashwa has evacuated 2672 Indian citizens from Ma...

INS Jalashwa Operation Samudra Setu Vande Bharat Maldives Tuticorin Harbour 
India, China to continue military and diplomatic engagements to end borders row: MEA

India, China to continue military and diplomatic engagements to end borders row: MEA

New Delhi: After Lieutenant General-level talks between two Himalayan nations ended inconclusively on Saturday, India on Sunday said that New Delhi and Beijing have decided to continue the military and diplomatic engagements to resolve the situation ...

India-China Border Row 14 Corps Eastern Ladakh Chinese PLA India-China Standoff Lieutenant General-level Talks 
India, China engaged to address current situation in border areas, refrain from speculations: Indian Army

India, China engaged to address current situation in border areas, refrain from speculations: Indian Army

New Delhi: Amid ongoing high-level military talks between two nations, Indian Army on Saturday said that the officials of India and China are engaged through the established military and diplomatic channels to address the current situation in the bor...

India-China Standoff Eastern Ladakh Moldo BPM LAC Lieutenant General-level Talks 
OPINION: Emergence of Leaders during COVID19 Pandemic

OPINION: Emergence of Leaders during COVID19 Pandemic

The entire country was given few hours to shut down.None of us could imagine what it meant…. We have never done this … There were lakhs of people standard in places they had gone to visit on work or travel,  daily wages workers did...

COVID-19 Leadership Kiran DM Migrants Crisis Lockdown PPE Kits Wuhan 
Crucial India-China’s Lieutenant General-level talks begins

Crucial India-China’s Lieutenant General-level talks begins

New Delhi: The crucial military talks at Lieutenant General-level between India and China began on Saturday to resolve over a month-long stalemate at the borders in Eastern Ladakh.The meeting which is being held at Moldo meeting point on Chinese side...

Lieutenant General-level Talks India-China Standoff Eastern Ladakh 14 Corps Commander 
UN report: India quotes Imran Khan’s ‘40,000 terrorists’ remark

UN report: India quotes Imran Khan’s ‘40,000 terrorists’ remark

New Delhi: Reacting to the Pakistan Foreign Office’s contention that the external affairs ministry was using the UN report to “slander Pakistan”, India on Friday said that the UN Security Council’s analytical support and sanct...

India-Pakistan Relations Imran Khan UN Report On Afghanistan UN 
ITBP operationalises newly-created Ops command for LAC

ITBP operationalises newly-created Ops command for LAC

New Delhi: The Indo-Chinese border guarding force ITBP has operationalised two newly-created 'Operational Command' in Chandigarh and Guwahati  to supervise the deployment of  its troops along with 'Line of Actual Control' (L...

ITBP LAC Operational Command Indo-China Border India-China Standoff Eastern Ladakh 
Bilateral differences should not become disputes: India, China at diplomatic talks

Bilateral differences should not become disputes: India, China at diplomatic talks

New Delhi: A day ahead of military-level talks between two neighbouring nations, India and China on Friday held diplomatic-level discussion and agreed to handle their differences through peaceful discussion bearing in mind the importance of respectin...

India-China Diplomatic Talks India-China Standoff Doklam Eastern Ladakh Chusul-Moldo BPM 
Crucial military talks between India and China to end LAC impasse

Crucial military talks between India and China to end LAC impasse

New Delhi: After about a month after a physical brawl between Indian and Chinese troops took place on the banks of Pangong Tso in Ladakh, senior officials from both sides have decided to meet over the tensions.Lieutenant General rank officers from In...

India China Military Talks Eastern Ladakh Pangong Tso Chusul-Moldo BPM Naku-La India-China Standoff 
India outlines priorities for election to UN Security Council

India outlines priorities for election to UN Security Council

New Delhi: India on Friday set out key priorities for its candidature at the United Nation Security Council (UNSC) that include new opportunities for progress, an effective response to international terrorism, reforming the multilateral system among ...

UNSC Election UN Security Council S Jaishankar COVID-19 UN General Assembly 
India-China face off in Eastern Ladakh: focus on June 6 Lt Gen level talks

India-China face off in Eastern Ladakh: focus on June 6 Lt Gen level talks

New Delhi: India will insist on restoration of status quo as it existed before May 5 in Eastern Ladakh during the scheduled meeting at the Lt General level talks on June 6 between Indian Army and Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA).As per so...

India-China Lt Gen Level Talks 14 Corps Chusul-Moldo Eastern Ladakh Fingers Areas PLA 
Army Commanders of India and China to meet on June 6 to ease tensions in Ladakh

Army Commanders of India and China to meet on June 6 to ease tensions in Ladakh

New Delhi: Aiming to defuse tension along the Line of Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh areas, top military commanders of India and China will meet on June 6 for talks.Sources in the Army said, “The meeting will be held at Chusul Moldo-based Bord...

India-China Standoff Chusul Moldo BPM Eastern Ladakh Darbuk-Shyok-Daulat Beg Oldie Road Galwan Valley 14 Corps Commander 
Make in India: MoD places Rs 1,094 crore indent for combat vehicles on ordnance factory

Make in India: MoD places Rs 1,094 crore indent for combat vehicles on ordnance factory

New Delhi: In a major boost to ‘Make in India’ initiative, the Ministry of Defence’s (MoD) Acquisition Wing on Tuesday   placed an Indent for supply of 156 BMP 2/2k Infantry Combat Vehicles (ICV) on Ordnance Factory Board (OFB)...

156 BMP 2/2k Infantry Combat Vehicles OFB Mechanised Infantry Battalions MoD 
DPP 2020: Conclusion of a 5-year product support agreement with additions    

DPP 2020: Conclusion of a 5-year product support agreement with additions    

New Delhi: The Union Ministry of Defence will introduce new chapters on post-contract management and procurement of ICT software and systems.These chapters will be also placed in public domain shortly as part of the draft of defence procurement proce...

ASSOCHAM DPP 2020 Boeing SM Group Make In India Airbus Helicopters Bharat Forge 
Beijing warns India not to engage in US-China confrontation

Beijing warns India not to engage in US-China confrontation

New Delhi: Cautioning India to be careful about being involved in the US-China rivalry, Beijing has said that India has little to gain from engaging in a US-China conflict over any topic.In an article in the influential newspaper The Global Times, th...

India China Standoff COVID-19 US-China Rivalry Eastern Ladakh India-China Relations 
MEA lists Modi summits with Trump, Xi among 1-year achievements

MEA lists Modi summits with Trump, Xi among 1-year achievements

New Delhi: Among first year of achievements of Modi government 2.0, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has highlighted the two Modi-Trump public events in the US and India besides PM Modi’s two-day retreat with Chinese President Xi Jinping....

Vande Bharat Mission BRICS G20 Summit MEA Shanghai Cooperation Organisation G-7 Summit Outreach Sessions UNGA ASEAN 
India countering Chinese side with matching deployment while working diplomatic channels

India countering Chinese side with matching deployment while working diplomatic channels

New Delhi: As China presses on with aggressive deployment of troops  in Eastern Ladakh along the Line of Actual Control (LAC), the Indian Army has decided to station additional troops as the two sides prepare for a long drawn faceoff in the cold...

India-China Border Standoff Eastern Ladakh Doklam Standoff Darbuk-Shyok-Daulat Beg Oldie Pangong Tso MEA 
After India, now China also rejects Trump’s offer to mediate in border row

After India, now China also rejects Trump’s offer to mediate in border row

New Delhi: After India turned down US President Donald Trump offer to mediate and arbitrate in India-China border row in Eastern Ladakh, Beijing also on Friday rejected his offer and said that the two countries have existing communication mechanisms ...

India-China Border Row LAC US-China Relations Trump's Mediation Offer Eastern Ladakh 
For the second time in history NDA cadets to not experience POP the traditional way

For the second time in history NDA cadets to not experience POP the traditional way

Pune: Passing Out Parade (POP), the much-awaited event of the Pune-based National Defence Academy (NDA), Khadakwasla will not take place the traditional way this year for it’s 138th course. In view of the nationwide lockdown due to Coronavirus ...

NDA POP National Defence Academy COVID-19 Camp Torna Habibullah Hall 
Rajnath Singh, Esper exchange views on regional developments

Rajnath Singh, Esper exchange views on regional developments

New Delhi: Amid standoff at India-China border, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday had a telephonic conversation with his US counterpart Mark T Esper and exchanged their views on regional developments of shared interest.The interaction assumes ...

Rajnath Singh Mark T Esper India-China Standoff COVID-19 India-US Defence Cooperation Cyclone Amphan 
Army Commanders’ Conference concludes; discusses face-offs in Eastern Ladakh

Army Commanders’ Conference concludes; discusses face-offs in Eastern Ladakh

New Delhi: The 3-day-long Army Commanders’ Conference concluded on Friday, wherein top military leadership discussed issues pertaining to existing and developing security challenges, including China's transgression attempts in Eastern Ladak...

Army Commanders' Conference Gen Naravane India-China Face Offs Pangong Tso Eastern Ladakh Gen Bipin Rawat COVID-19 
No talks between PM Modi and Trump on India-China face-off: Sources

No talks between PM Modi and Trump on India-China face-off: Sources

New Delhi: After US President Donald Trump claimed that he spoke to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on border row with China, the government sources refuted the claim and said there has been no recent contact between Mr Trump and PM Modi.Sources familia...

Narendra Modi Donald Trump India-China Faceoff LAC Eastern Ladakh North Sikkim 
India peacefully engaged with China on border issue: MEA

India peacefully engaged with China on border issue: MEA

New Delhi: The government on Thursday said that India is peacefully engaging with the Chinese side to resolve the border issues along the Line of Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh.However, it also said that India remains firm in its resolve to ens...

India-China Clash Eastern Ladakh Pangong Tso LAC MEA India-China Relations 
LAC: Tension at India-China border in Eastern Ladakh continue

LAC: Tension at India-China border in Eastern Ladakh continue

New Delhi: As India-China border tensions continue to simmer amid the standoff in Eastern Ladakh between the troops of India and China at the Line of Actual Control (LAC), United States President Donald Trump has said that US would "willingly me...

India-China Standoff Narendra Modi Xi Jinping Sun Weidong Donald Trump LAC Eastern Ladakh 
OPINION: Can the Travel & Tourism Industry co-exist with Covid?

OPINION: Can the Travel & Tourism Industry co-exist with Covid?

Dehradun: Year 2020 would go down as one of the darkest years in the history of mankind that slowed down or rather brought the world to a halt. Corona Virus that first surfaced in Wuhan, China took a grip on 213 countries in a quick span of 3 months....

COVID-19 Char Dham Yatra Incredible India Kumbh Mela Uttarakhand Tourism 
Periasamy Kumaran appointed as India's High Commissioner to Singapore

Periasamy Kumaran appointed as India's High Commissioner to Singapore

New Delhi: The government has appointed Periasamy Kumaran as India's High Commissioner to Singapore.He will replace Jawed Ashraf, who took over as High Commissioner of India to Singapore in November 2016.The External Affairs Ministry said in a re...

Periasamy Kumaran Singapore Jawed Ashraf IFS 
India beefing up infrastructure along China border

India beefing up infrastructure along China border

New Delhi: Amid standoff in the areas of Eastern Ladakh, India continues the road construction work on its side of the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in the Ladakh region, sources in the government establishment said on Wednesday. On Tuesday, Defe...

India-China Relations Road Constructions LAC Rajnath Singh CDS Gen Bipin Rawat 
OPINION: Rise of Taiwan --- Is the COVID-19 crisis denting One China Policy?

OPINION: Rise of Taiwan --- Is the COVID-19 crisis denting One China Policy?

New Delhi: There is a common Hindi expression: "Khota Sikka chalna". It broadly means a person who we choose to ignore or feel that he/she is useless, helps us in our most dire situation. That's what Taiwan has proved to be for the worl...

#TaiwanCanHelp COVID-19 Taiwan And China WHO Tsai Ing-wen 
Top Army Commanders to meet tomorrow on emerging security challenges

Top Army Commanders to meet tomorrow on emerging security challenges

New Delhi: Amid ongoing face-offs between troops of India and China, top Army Commanders will meet on Wednesday to review security situation arising out in the areas of Eastern Ladakh.The three-day biannual army commanders’ conference that is a...

Army Commanders' Conference 2020 COVID-19 Eastern Ladakh LAC LOC Chinese Troops 
Indian Army denies reports of detention of Indian soldiers by China

Indian Army denies reports of detention of Indian soldiers by China

New Delhi: Denying the reports of detention of Indian troops by Chinese Army, Indian Army on Sunday issued a formal denial on the issue.On Saturday, the Army had termed the media reports about detention of an Indian troops as “inaccurate”...

Army In Ladakh Chinese PLA Darbuk-Shyok-Daulat Beg Oldie General M M Naravane Pangong Tso Akshai Chin Region 
Desert Locust control: India yet to hear from Pakistan

Desert Locust control: India yet to hear from Pakistan

New Delhi: Taking a lead in developing regional cooperation to control Desert Locust, India has sent a proposal to Pakistan for a coordinated response along with Iran but it is yet to hear from Islamabad.“Iran has already responded positively t...

Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Provinces Desert Locusts Pakistan Iran Balochistan South Khorasan 
Vande Bharat Mission: About 24,000 Indian nationals brought back

Vande Bharat Mission: About 24,000 Indian nationals brought back

New Delhi: About 24,000 Indians stranded by the coronavirus lockdown have arrived home on flights and ships from various parts of the globe.On May 7, India had initiated an enormous repatriation operation code named – Vande Bharat Mission, usin...

Indians MEA Coronavirus Lockdown Vande Bharat Mission Repatriation Operation 
Defence manufacturing adversely affected due to COVID-19: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh

Defence manufacturing adversely affected due to COVID-19: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh

New Delhi: Acknowledging the hardships faced by the defence industry, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said that the government has taken several steps for industries, especially MSMEs, including extension of response dates of RFP/RFI, earl...

Department Of Defence Production Aatma Nirbhar Bharat Vocal For Local Mother-Daughter Fund Society Of Indian Defence Manufacturers SIDM MSMEs CII Rajnath Singh 
Chinese side hindering India’s normal patrolling patterns: MEA

Chinese side hindering India’s normal patrolling patterns: MEA

New Delhi: Amid simmering border tension between them, India on Thursday rejected Chinese claim that Indian troops had undertaken activity along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh and Sikkim.On the other hand, India said that it is Ch...

India-China Border LAC Sikkim Indo-China Relations MEA 
2nd phase of Vande Bharat Mission: 169 Indians to be brought from Dhaka to Kolkata

2nd phase of Vande Bharat Mission: 169 Indians to be brought from Dhaka to Kolkata

New Delhi: As part of the government’s Vande Bharat Mission initiative, a total of 169 Indian nationals will be repatriated from Dhaka to Kolkata on Monday on a special Air India flight.“Since a large number of residents from West Bengal ...

Vande Bharat Mission Indians In Dhaka West Bengal MEA 
Industrialist Anand Mahindra supports Army’s “Tour of Duty” proposal

Industrialist Anand Mahindra supports Army’s “Tour of Duty” proposal

New Delhi: Indian Army on Saturday received support from leading industrialist Anand Mahindra over its proposal of allowing young generation to serve in the military services for three years under a new “tour of duty” (ToD) model.The indu...

Anand Mahindra Tour Of Duty Indian Army Mahindra Group 
GRSE-built 7th Landing Craft Utility warship commissioned at Andaman and Nicobar Command

GRSE-built 7th Landing Craft Utility warship commissioned at Andaman and Nicobar Command

Kolkata: Moving a step further towards Atmanirbharta, State-owned warship maker Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Limited (GRSE) on Saturday said that the Seventh of the Eight Landing Craft Utility (LCU) IN LCU L 57 was commissioned a...

GRSE Andaman And Nicobar Command LCU Mark IV Ships Lt Gen PS Rajeshwar Indian Navy 
Tributes paid to Army Jawan Sapper Sapala Shanmukha Rao at Visakhapatnam

Tributes paid to Army Jawan Sapper Sapala Shanmukha Rao at Visakhapatnam

Visakhapatnam: Floral tributes were paid to the mortal remains of Sapper/ OPEM Sapala Shanmukha Rao on arrival Visakhapatnam at INS Dega by AN32 Aircraft of Indian Air Force on Saturday.Sapper/ OPEM Shanmukha Rao of 3 Engineer Regiment while on a pat...

Sapper Sapala Shanmukha Rao Wreath Laying INS Dega ENC Vizag 
India is an emerging maritime power: Rajnath Singh

India is an emerging maritime power: Rajnath Singh

New Delhi: Stating that India is an emerging maritime power, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said its prosperity is also very dependent on the sea.  Spelling out Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision ‘SAGAR’ (Security ...

Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh Raksha Rajya Mantri Shri Shripad Naik Indian Coast Guard ICG ICGS Sachet Indian Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ Interceptor Boats C-450 C-451 Goa Shipyard Limited GSL 
India remains committed to maintain peace in India-China border areas

India remains committed to maintain peace in India-China border areas

New Delhi: In the wake of face-offs between troops of India and China last week on the borders of along Sikkim and Ladakh, India on Thursday said it is remained committed to the objective of maintaining peace and tranquillity in the India-China borde...

India-China Faceoff Narendra Modi Xi Jinping MEA Sikkim Border Ladakh Border 
Chinese choppers spotted along LAC in Eastern Ladakh: Sources

Chinese choppers spotted along LAC in Eastern Ladakh: Sources

New Delhi: Chinese choppers were spotted flying close to the Line of Actual Control (LAC) between India and China in Eastern Ladakh after around 250 troops of both sides were engaged in a face-off near Pangong Lake in the area last week, official sou...

Pangong Lake IAF Line Of Actual Control Chinese Helicopters 
Indian Navy develops solution for remote monitoring of Covid patients in ICU at Vizag

Indian Navy develops solution for remote monitoring of Covid patients in ICU at Vizag

New Delhi: With an objective to reduce the risk of transmission of Covid to medical professionals, the Indian Navy has developed a solution for remote monitoring of vital parameters of patients in intensive care unit.Visakhapatnam-based the Eastern N...

HDMI Ethernet Visakha Institute Of Medical Sciences Eastern Naval Command COVID-19 ICU 
DRDO lab develops automated UV systems to sanitise electronic gadgets, currency notes

DRDO lab develops automated UV systems to sanitise electronic gadgets, currency notes

New Delhi: Hyderabad-based Defence Research and Development (DRDO) premier lab, Research Centre Imarat (RCI), has developed an automated contactless UVC sanitisation cabinet, called Defence Research Ultraviolet Sanitiser (DRUVS).It has been desi...

DRDO Defence Research Ultraviolet Sanitiser NOTESCLEAN Research Centre Imarat COVID-19 
India, China face off along Sikkim border

India, China face off along Sikkim border

New Delhi: An incident of a face-off between the troops of India and China took place along the Sikkim border, sources in the Indian Army said on Sunday.According to reports, aggressive behaviour and minor injuries occurred on both sides. The tr...

India-China Faceoff Sikkim Border Troops Indian Army 
Vande Bharat Mission: India to expand scope of countries from May 15

Vande Bharat Mission: India to expand scope of countries from May 15

New Delhi: India will launch the second phase of Vande Bharat Mission from May 15 and also expand its mega repatriation programme for citizens stranded abroad due to the Covid-19 crisis to Russia, Central Asian states and European countries such as G...

Vande Bharat Mission Air India Indians Stranded COVID-19 Lockdown INS Jalashwa INS Magar Maldives 
Rajnath Singh inaugurates Kailash-Mansarovar road link via video conference

Rajnath Singh inaugurates Kailash-Mansarovar road link via video conference

New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday inaugurated an 80-km strategically crucial road link from Dharchula in Uttarakhand to Lipulekh along China Border through video conference, ushering in a new era in undertaking Kailash-Manasarovar Y...

Dharchula Kailash-Mansarovar Road Link Lipulekh Pass Tibet Rajnath Singh BRO Lt Gen Harpal Singh Kali River 
BRO perseveres with Atal Tunnel work through the lockdown, to complete it by September 2020

BRO perseveres with Atal Tunnel work through the lockdown, to complete it by September 2020

New Delhi: Proactive measures are being taken by Border Roads Organisation (BRO) to complete the work on strategic Atal Tunnel in the Pir Panjal ranges of Himachal Pradesh, which is at the crucial stage of construction.Road surface works, installatio...

BRO Atal Tunnel Lt Gen Harpal Singh Jairam Thakur Himachal Pradesh Rohtang Pass 
Nitish Kumar writes to Piyush Goyal to revoke order relocating Jamalpur-based IRIMEE: Bihar Minister

Nitish Kumar writes to Piyush Goyal to revoke order relocating Jamalpur-based IRIMEE: Bihar Minister

Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has written a letter to Rail Minister Piyush Goyal, seeking his intervention in withdrawing the Ministry of Railway’s order of relocating the 132-year-old Indian Railways Institute of Mechanical and Elec...

Indian Railways Institute Of Mechanical And Electrical Engineering IRIMEE Jamalpur Nitish Kumar Piyush Goyal Sanjay Jha Ek Prayas Kalpatru 
3 lakh Indians in Gulf nations registered to return

3 lakh Indians in Gulf nations registered to return

New Delhi: Amid nationwide lockdown due to spike in the cases of coronavirus, around three lakh Indians who are living in different countries in  the Gulf nations have registered themselves to return to India, government sources said on Tuesday....

Indians In Gulf Nations MEA NAM Summit Indian Navy Flight To Gulf Repatriation Of Indians 
DRDO develops UV Disinfection Tower

DRDO develops UV Disinfection Tower

New Delhi: Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has developed an Ultra Violet (UV) Disinfection Tower for rapid and chemical free disinfection of high infection prone areas.The equipment named UV blaster is a UV based area sanitiser d...

Coronavirus COVID-19 Defence Research And Development Organisation DRDO UV Disinfection Tower UV Blaster Laser Science & Technology Centre LASTEC 
Dharchula Military Station felicitates corona warriors in Uttarakhand

Dharchula Military Station felicitates corona warriors in Uttarakhand

New Delhi: In order to express gratitude towards frontline healthcare professionals, police personnel and others who are engaged in essential services, Indian Army’s Dharchula Military Station in Uttarakhand has felicitated the corona warriors,...

Dharchula Military Station Coronavirus Armed Forces Thank Corona Warriors Indian Army Uttarakhand 
Indian Army salutes corona warriors at Udhampur

Indian Army salutes corona warriors at Udhampur

Udhampur: The Indian Army has always been on the frontline in ensuring the safety and security of India.With the outbreak of the Corona Pandemic the country faced challenges of an unprecedented nature.Rising to the occasion the health workers, doctor...

Armed Forces Thanks Corona Warriors Udhampur Ommand Hospital COVID-19 
IAF aircraft rumble in skies showering flowers as tribute to Covid warriors

IAF aircraft rumble in skies showering flowers as tribute to Covid warriors

New Delhi: Indian Air-Space on Sunday witnessed rumbling IAF aircraft through the skies from Srinagar to Thiruvananthapuram and Dibrugarh to the Rann of Kutch in Gujarat, and showered flower petals across the state capitals on hospitals and other pla...

Corona Warriors COVID-19 Sukhoi Flypast IAF 
Armed Forces to conduct fly-pasts, shower flowers on hospitals to thank corona warriors on May 3

Armed Forces to conduct fly-pasts, shower flowers on hospitals to thank corona warriors on May 3

New Delhi: As a mark of gratitude and thanking the Corona Warriors of the country, the defence forces will conduct special activities on May 3 across the nation, CDS General Bipin Rawat said on Friday.He said that the Air Force will conduct flypast f...

CDS Gen Bipin Rawat Fly-past Corona Warriors COVID-19 Hospitals 
OPINION: China engraining public diplomacy to influence perception in South and Central Asia

OPINION: China engraining public diplomacy to influence perception in South and Central Asia

At a time when China has become more confident and proactive in its initiatives in South and Central Asia (SCA), Beijing is engraining in public diplomacy with various collection of instruments to influence the perception in the region as most countr...

China South And Central Asia Silk Road Diplomacy Aiddata Sino-Soviet Split Indian Ocean Region 
COVID-19: Chinese firms express shock over non-functioning of rapid test kits

COVID-19: Chinese firms express shock over non-functioning of rapid test kits

New Delhi: Two Chinese companies that are manufacturing the Covid-19 rapid antibody test kits have expressed shock and surprise after the Indian Council for Medical Research (ICMR) halted surveillance testing for two days.They said that the products ...

Wondfo Chinese Antibody Test Kits Livzon Diagnostics Inc ICMR MEA Roche PPE Kits 
Ensure adversary should not exploit current situation: Rajnath to Armed Forces

Ensure adversary should not exploit current situation: Rajnath to Armed Forces

New Delhi: Appreciating the armed forces for fighting the COVID-19 pandemic, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh also asked them to ensure their operational preparedness so that the adversary could not exploit the current situation.While reviewing the ope...

COVID-19 Rajnath Singh Armed Forces Gen Naravane Gen Bipin Rawat Admiral Karambir Singh ACM RKS Bhadauria 
MEA in forefront of tackling COVID-19 situation, procuring test kits, PPEs

MEA in forefront of tackling COVID-19 situation, procuring test kits, PPEs

New Delhi: As part of the Government's response to the Covid-19 situation, Ministry of External Affairs has been playing a key role in the empowered groups that were set up for an integrated all-of-government approach.Ministry of External Affairs...

MEA COVID-19 Control Room Rapid Response Teams PCM Tablets HCQ South Korea 
Bengaluru-based Startup Bhooka Haathi to launch

Bengaluru-based Startup Bhooka Haathi to launch "Dry-Fruit based New Mom Nutrition" for new mothers

New Delhi: Bengaluru-based startup Bhookha Haathi has designed a product "Dry-Fruit based New Mom Nutrition" for mothers helping them fulfill their nutritional needs after childbirth and it will be launched in the market next month.“W...

Bhooka Haathi Nutraceutical Products ECommerce Community-Immunity Start Up 
BRO constructs strategic Daporijo bridge in Arunachal Pradesh in record time

BRO constructs strategic Daporijo bridge in Arunachal Pradesh in record time

Itanagar: Amid nationwide coronavirus lockdown, the Border Road Organisation (BRO) has constructed a strategic Daporijo bridge over the Subansiri River in record time at Daporijo town in Upper Subansiri district of Arunachal Pradesh.Arunachal Pradesh...

Border Roads Organisation COVID-19 Daporijo Bridge Arunachal Pradesh BRO Pema Khandu LAC Subansiri River 
DRDO introduces 2 products to enable COVID-19 disinfection process

DRDO introduces 2 products to enable COVID-19 disinfection process

New Delhi: In its continuous quest to contribute towards fight against COVID-19, the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on Friday introduced two products which can enhance the operations at public places during the pandemic.It has b...

Coronavirus COVID-19 Defence Research And Development Organisation DRDO Defence Institute Of Physiology & Allied Sciences DIPAS Institute Of Nuclear Medicine & Allied Sciences INMAS Automatic Mist Based Sanitiser Dispensing Unit UV Sanitisation Box And Ha 
COVID-19: IAF continues to be ready 24*7 to undertake any task

COVID-19: IAF continues to be ready 24*7 to undertake any task

New Delhi: In government’s effort to contain the spread of coronavirus cases across the country, the Indian Air Force (IAF) continues to be ready 24 x 7 to undertake any task.“All efforts are being made to ensure timely delivery of the es...

IAF COVID-19 Coronavirus DRDO N95/99 Masks 
UK announces 12 additional India charter flights to rescue stranded Brits

UK announces 12 additional India charter flights to rescue stranded Brits

New Delhi: Over 3,000 British travellers currently stranded in India will get home on 12 additional charter flights which have opened for bookings today, British High Commission in India said on Friday.This follows the seven charter flights announced...

UK Citizens In India COVID-19 Jan Thompson British Travellers 
India welcomes 21-member team by Afghan government for talks with Taliban

India welcomes 21-member team by Afghan government for talks with Taliban

New Delhi: Expressing hope for peaceful and stable future for Afghanistan, India on Wednesday welcomed President Ashraf Ghani’s decision to form a team for intra-Afghan negotiation, which would help in freeing the war-ravaged country from the s...

Afghanistan Ashraf Ghani Indo-Afghan Relations Taliban United Nations 
Plane-maker HAL records turnover in excess of Rs 21,100 crore

Plane-maker HAL records turnover in excess of Rs 21,100 crore

Bengaluru: State-owned plane maker Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) recorded a turnover of over Rs 21,100 crore for the financial year ended on March 31 against Rs 19,705 crore in the corresponding previous year.The company has posted a revenue gr...

Hindustan Aeronautics Limited HAL Revenue Brahmos Sukhoi LCA Tejas PM Cares Fund 
COVID-19: CGWWA donates Rs 1.5 lakh to PM Cares Fund

COVID-19: CGWWA donates Rs 1.5 lakh to PM Cares Fund

New Delhi: Indian Coast Guard Wives Welfare Association (CGWWA) on Monday contributed Rs 1.5 lakh to Prime Minister Cares Fund to further strengthen the government’s efforts in tackling the pandemic Covid-19.The CGWWA with its motto “Self...

Coast Guard Wives Welfare Association CGWWA COVID-19 Coronavirus 
COVID-19: Government issues instructions to identify beds in hospitals

COVID-19: Government issues instructions to identify beds in hospitals

New Delhi: The government on Friday issued instructions to 62 Cantonment Boards to identify beds in hospitals, health centres and guest houses for any eventuality in view of fast-spread of coronavirus pandemic.Spread over 19 States and Union Territor...

Coronavirus COVID-19 Lockdown Cantonment Board CGH 
Attack on Gurudwara in Kabul reflects “diabolical mindset” of perpetrators: India

Attack on Gurudwara in Kabul reflects “diabolical mindset” of perpetrators: India

New Delhi: Indian on Wednesday strongly condemned the terror attack on a gurudwara in Kabul of Afghanistan and said that targeting the places of religious worship of the minority community in the midst of COVID-19 pandemic reflects the “diaboli...

Kabul Attack Attack On Gurudwara Islamic State COVID-19 
Coronavirus: 277 evacuees from Iran shifted at Army Wellness Facility in Jodhpur

Coronavirus: 277 evacuees from Iran shifted at Army Wellness Facility in Jodhpur

New Delhi: A group of 277 Indian nationals evacuated from  coronavirus-hit Iran were shifted to Jodhpur-based Army Wellness Facility on Wednesday.The evacuees, include 128 males and 149 females had arrived in Delhi on special Mahan Air flight on...

Army Wellness Facility In Jodhpur Indians Evacuated From Iran COVID-19 Coronavirus In India 
Indian Army, Air Force aid civil administration in fight against COVID-19

Indian Army, Air Force aid civil administration in fight against COVID-19

Srinagar: The civil administration is working round the clock in the Kashmir Valley to prevent the outbreak of the Coronavirus  (COVID -19).As part of the many proactive measures undertaken, use of specialized sterilization chemicals to sanitize...

Srinagar Municipal Corporation Coronavirus In Kashmir COVID-19 
Coronavirus: Gen Naravane reviews Indian Army Wellness Centre at Jaisalmer

Coronavirus: Gen Naravane reviews Indian Army Wellness Centre at Jaisalmer

Army Chief at Jaisalmer Military StationJaisalmer: Indian Army Chief General MM Naravane on Wednesday visited Jaisalmer Military Station and reviewed the Indian Army Wellness Centre established here to facilitate the Nation to overcome the challenges...

Indian Army Wellness Centre Jaisalmer Military Station Gen Naravane Coronavirus 
Make in India: DAC approves procurement of 83 Tejas for IAF

Make in India: DAC approves procurement of 83 Tejas for IAF

PC: Deb RanaNew Delhi: In a major boost to the government’s ambitious initiative “Make in India”, the Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) on Wednesday paved way for procurement of 83 indigenous Tejas fighter aircraft for the Indian Ai...

Make In India Tejas For Indian Air Force DAC Rajnath Singh 
Maiden flight of FOC standard LCA Tejas

Maiden flight of FOC standard LCA Tejas

Bengaluru: The first Light Combat Aircraft in FOC standard (SP-21) took to the skies for maiden flight here on Tuesday.  Piloted by Air Cmde K A Muthana (Retd), Chief Test Flying (Fixed Wing), the aircraft took-off from HAL Airport at around 123...

FOC LCA Tejas HAL 
PM Modi, Saudi Crown Prince discuss coronavirus on telephone

PM Modi, Saudi Crown Prince discuss coronavirus on telephone

New Delhi: In a telephone conversation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman discussed the global situation regarding the COVID – 19 pandemic.Mr Modi emphasised the need for coordinated efforts ...

COVID-19 Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Narendra Modi 
India, Bangladesh have created a golden chapter of mutual relations: Modi

India, Bangladesh have created a golden chapter of mutual relations: Modi

New Delhi: Stating that Dhaka is scaling a new heights in every sphere, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said India and Bangladesh have scripted a golden chapter of bilateral ties, and given new dimension and direction to their partnership due...

Narendra Modi Birth Cenetary Of Sheik Mujibur Rehman India-Bangladesh Relations 
Coronavirus: Indian Air Force postpones recruitment examination

Coronavirus: Indian Air Force postpones recruitment examination

New Delhi: Amidst fast spread of deadly Coronavirus epidemic, the Indian Air Force (IAF) has postponed its STAR or Scheduled Test for Airmen Recruitment examination, which was scheduled to happen from ‪March 19-23.‬According to a statemen...

Airmen Recruitment Examination STAR Coronavirus 
Coronavirus scare: Government issues advisory on social distancing

Coronavirus scare: Government issues advisory on social distancing

New Delhi: In the wake of fast-spread of coronavirus cases, the government on Monday issued an advisory on social distancing measures.“Social distancing is a non-pharmaceutical infection prevention and control intervention implemented to avoid/...

Coronavirus In India Social Distancing Measures 
Coronavirus: 236 Indian nationals evacuated from Iran; quarantined at Jaisalmer

Coronavirus: 236 Indian nationals evacuated from Iran; quarantined at Jaisalmer

Jaisalmer: 236 Indian nationals who were evacuated from Iran have reached Indian Army Quarantine facility established at Jaisalmer in Rajasthan. The nationals include 100 males and 136 females.“These evacuated persons will be under quarant...

Coronavirus In India Jaisalmer Wellness Centre For Coronavirus Air India From Iran 
Mujibur Rahman’s birth centenary: PM Modi Bangladesh visit deferred

Mujibur Rahman’s birth centenary: PM Modi Bangladesh visit deferred

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Dhaka visit has been deferred after the Bangladesh government postponed the grand inaugural ceremony of Mujib Year in view of the Corona virus outbreak across the world.The grand event was scheduled to ...

Mujibur Rahman’s Birth Centenary Modi’s Bangladesh Visit Raveesh Kumar Indo-Bangladesh Relations 
Aims to double Aeronautics industry to Rs 60,000 crore by 2024: Rajnath

Aims to double Aeronautics industry to Rs 60,000 crore by 2024: Rajnath

New Delhi: Calling for an increased participation of the private sector in defence manufacturing to realise the Government’s vision of making India a $5 trillion economy by 2024, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said that the Narendra...

Global Business Summit Rajnath Singh Aeronautics Industry Make In India 
Refrain from making irresponsible comments on Delhi Violence: MEA

Refrain from making irresponsible comments on Delhi Violence: MEA

New Delhi: A day after United Kingdom’s Junior Foreign Minister Nigel Adams termed violence in Delhi as “very concerning”, India on Thursday urged people not to make any irresponsible comments and not to be influenced by selective a...

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan On Delhi Violence Boris Johnson Government Delhi Violence CAA Raveesh Kumar 
India-EU Summit deferred; PM Modi not to travel Brussels: MEA

India-EU Summit deferred; PM Modi not to travel Brussels: MEA

New Delhi: Amidst novel coronavirus  scare worldwide, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will not go to Belgium’s capital Brussels for the India-EU Summit as it has been deferred, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said on Thursday.“As...

India-EU Summit Coronavirus MEA Raveesh Kumar Narendra Modi 
Indian Coast Guard fishes out 15 kg smuggled gold from sea

Indian Coast Guard fishes out 15 kg smuggled gold from sea

Chennai: In a joint anti-smuggling operations by Indian Coast Guard, Mandapam and Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) apprehended one fishing vallam alongwith 02 personnel on Tuesday.The crew were interrogated by ICG and subsequently Diving tea...

Gold Smuggling Gulf Of Munnar India Coast Guard DRI 
Bilateral Sports Exchange: IAF beats UK Armed Forces Cricket Association

Bilateral Sports Exchange: IAF beats UK Armed Forces Cricket Association

New Delhi: Indian Air Force (IAF) Cricket team on Wednesday beat the United Kingdom Armed Forces Cricket Association, which was held at Sports Complex of Air Force Station Palam in New Delhi.Air Officer-in-charge Administration Air Marshal MSG Menon ...

Bilateral Sports Exchange UK Armed Forces Cricket Associations 
India assures Bangladesh NRC in Assam entirely internal matter

India assures Bangladesh NRC in Assam entirely internal matter

Dhaka: India on Monday assured Bangladesh that the process of updating the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam which shares its border with Bangladesh is entirely internal to the country and will have no implications for the government and p...

NRC In Assam Indo-Bangladesh Relations Harsh Vardhan Shringla In Bangladesh Narendra Modi To Visit Dhaka 
Defence Minister inaugurates HAL’s LCH production hangar in Bengaluru

Defence Minister inaugurates HAL’s LCH production hangar in Bengaluru

Bengaluru: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday inaugurated the new LCH Production Hangar at Helicopter Division here in the presence of HAL CMD R Madhavan and other senior officials. LCH is completely ready for operational induction and Helico...

Preliminary Project Report LCH HAL Rajnath Singh 
Defence Minister inaugurates HAL’s LCH production hangar in Bengaluru

Defence Minister inaugurates HAL’s LCH production hangar in Bengaluru

Bengaluru: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday inaugurated the new LCH Production Hangar at Helicopter Division here in the presence of HAL CMD R Madhavan and other senior officials. LCH is completely ready for operational induction and H...

Preliminary Project Report LCH HAL Rajnath Singh 
Rajnath Singh reviews performance of MIDHANI

Rajnath Singh reviews performance of MIDHANI

New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday reviewed the performance of Mishra Dhatu Nigam Limited (MIDHANI) here, the Ministry of Defence said in a statement on Tuesday. The officials of the Defence Public Sector Undertaking (DPSU) briefed ...

MIDHANI Rajnath Singh DPSUs Jaguar Fighter Plane 
Trumps pay floral tribute to Mahatma Gandhi, term “tremendous honour”

Trumps pay floral tribute to Mahatma Gandhi, term “tremendous honour”

New Delhi: US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump on Tuesday paid floral tribute to Mahatma Gandhi during the wreath-laying ceremony at Raj Ghat here and said “this is a tremendous honour”.While hailing Mahatma Gandhi&rsqu...

Trump At Rajghat Mahatma Gandhi Melania Trump Hardeep Singh Puri 
US President Trump accorded ceremonial guard of honour at Rashtrapati Bhawan

US President Trump accorded ceremonial guard of honour at Rashtrapati Bhawan

New Delhi: US President Donald Trump on Tuesday received by President Ramnath Kovind in the forecourt of the imposing Rashtrapati Bhavan where he was given a ceremonial Guard of Honour.The US President was received at the gates of Rashtrapati Bhavan ...

Donald Trump At Rashtrapati Bhawan Guard Of Honour To Trump Ram Nath Kovind Narendra Modi Indo-US Relations 
US-India working to fight terrorism, says Trump in Ahmedabad

US-India working to fight terrorism, says Trump in Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad: The U.S. and India are committed to working together to stop terrorists and fight their radical ideology, visiting U.S. President Donald Trump said here on Monday.Describing America's relations with Pakistan as “good'', M...

Trump In Gujarat Motera Stadium Trump In India 
PM Modi not accompanying President Trump to Agra, Defence, security, energy tie ups likely

PM Modi not accompanying President Trump to Agra, Defence, security, energy tie ups likely

New Delhi: After the spectacular and grand welcome at Ahmedabad ‪on February 24‬, the visiting U.S. President Donald Trump and his wife Melania are scheduled to head for Agra to see the Taj Mahal but they will not be accompanied by Prime ...

Trump’s India Visit Trump In Agra Donald Trump And Narendra Modi George Bush 
China ‘deliberately delaying’ clearance for flight to evacuate Indians: Sources

China ‘deliberately delaying’ clearance for flight to evacuate Indians: Sources

New Delhi: China is “deliberately delaying grant of clearance” for a special Indian flight to the coronavirus-hit Wuhan city to deliver medical supplies and evacuate remaining Indians from there, sources said.It added that Beijing is &ldq...

Coronavirus-hit Wuhan City Indians In China C-17 Globemaster Air India 
Rajnath Singh lays foundation stone for new “Thal Sena Bhawan”

Rajnath Singh lays foundation stone for new “Thal Sena Bhawan”

New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday laid a foundation stone for construction of new “Thal Sena Bhawan” at Delhi Cantonment here.On the occasion, Indian Army Chief Gen M M Naravane was also present.Presently, Army Headquart...

New Thal Sena Bhawan Rajnath Singh Gen Naravane Green Rating For Integrated Habitat Assessment 
Trump’s visit to strengthen Indo-US global strategic partnership

Trump’s visit to strengthen Indo-US global strategic partnership

New Delhi:  India on Thursday said that the visit of the American  President Donald Trump here next week, the first stand alone visit by a U.S. President to India, should be seen in the context of reaching a certain stage of maturity in Ind...

Trump’s India Visit Trump’s Taj Visit Indo-US Relations 
SC order granting permanent commission gives a lot of clarity: Gen Naravane

SC order granting permanent commission gives a lot of clarity: Gen Naravane

New Delhi: Welcoming Supreme Court's order granting permanent commission to women officers, Army Chief Gen M M Naravane on Thursday said that the force does not discriminate among soldiers on any ground, adding that the apex court's ruling gi...

Supreme Court Women Officers In Permanent Commission Thal Sena Bhawan Gen Naravane 
US President Trump's giant India show

US President Trump's giant India show

New Delhi: India's rich and diverse culture will be unveiled in a grand manner to welcome the U.S. President Donald Trump when he lands at Ahmedabad ‪on February 24‬, first standalone state visit by a U.S. President to India.He will b...

Indo-US Relations Trump India Visit Narendra Modi 
India not in hurry to ink trade pact with US during President Trump's visit

India not in hurry to ink trade pact with US during President Trump's visit

New Delhi: India is not in a hurry to ink a trade pact with the U.S. during the brief visit of the American President Donald J Trump here next week.U S President Donald Trump earlier signalled that an India-US trade deal might not materialise during ...

Trump’s India Visit Generalized System Of Preferences Indo-US Trade Deal 
GRSE delivers 4th Anti-Submarine Warfare Corvettes Kavaratti to Indian Navy

GRSE delivers 4th Anti-Submarine Warfare Corvettes Kavaratti to Indian Navy

New Delhi: Warship maker Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers (GRSE) on Tuesday delivered Yard 3020 (Kavaratti) to the Indian Navy.The ship is the 104th Warship built and delivered by GRSE since its inception in 1960 and is the Last in the Series ...

GRSE Project 28 Kavaratti ASW 
HAL-designed RTOS handed over  IGCAR

HAL-designed RTOS handed over IGCAR

Lucknow: Bengaluru-based Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) on Friday handed over document related to India’s first indigenously designed and developed Real Time Operating System (RTOS) to Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research (IGCAR), Kalp...

HAL-RTOS CEMILAC Indira Gandhi Centre For Atomic Research IGCAR 
DefExpo witnesses signing of over 200 MoUs, ToTs & product launches

DefExpo witnesses signing of over 200 MoUs, ToTs & product launches

Lucknow: Over 200 partnerships involving signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MoUs), Transfer of Technology (ToTs), Product launches were concluded on the third day of DefExpo 2020 at ceremony tilted “Bandhan”.The pacts, aimed at forgi...

OFB HAL BDL DefExpo Defence Expo Rajnath Singh 
DefExpo 2020: Light Utility Helicopter receives IOC

DefExpo 2020: Light Utility Helicopter receives IOC

Lucknow: The  Light Utility Helicopter (LUH) of Bengaluru-based Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) on Friday got the Initial Operational Clearance (IOC) for the production of at the 11th biennial defence show here.The move will pave the way for pro...

LUH HAL 
Kamov 226T choppers: Indo-Russian joint venture submits fresh techno-commercial proposal

Kamov 226T choppers: Indo-Russian joint venture submits fresh techno-commercial proposal

Lucknow: Indo-Russian joint venture has submitted a fresh techno-commercial proposal to the Ministry of Defence in a bid to expedite of much delayed production of Kamov military helicopters at Indian facility in Tumkur in Karnataka.It is expected tha...

Kamov 226 T Russian Helicopters Indian Air Force 
Defence exports to be taken at $5 billion in 5 years: Modi at DefExpo  

Defence exports to be taken at $5 billion in 5 years: Modi at DefExpo  

Lucknow: In an effort to invite more foreign companies to invest in India and make products for India and world, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday announced that the government has set a target of $5 billion defence exports in the next five y...

DefExpo Defence Expo 2020 Narendra Modi Defence Exports 
Lucknow ready to host biennial defence show DefExpo 2020

Lucknow ready to host biennial defence show DefExpo 2020

Lucknow: Preparations for the grand biennial defence show Defence Expo 2020 is almost complete in the city of Nawabs, as it gears up to host the five-day event to be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi ‪on February 5.‬It’s t...

DefExpo DefExpo 2020 Defence Expo Lucknow Biennial Defence Show 
Defence Budget up 6% to Rs 3.37 lakh crore

Defence Budget up 6% to Rs 3.37 lakh crore

New Delhi: Defence Budget for this fiscal saw a marginal increase of six per cent to Rs 3.37 lakh crore in comparison to last year's Rs 3.18 lakh crore.

This year’s budget allocation for defence sector, without taking into acco...

Defence Budget Budget 2020 Nirmala Sitharaman 
In a first, IAF’s AN-32 plane with indigenous bio-jet fuel takes off from Leh airfield

In a first, IAF’s AN-32 plane with indigenous bio-jet fuel takes off from Leh airfield

New Delhi: In a first, Indian Air Force’s (IAF) transport aircraft AN-32, powered with a 10 per cent blend of Indian bio-jet fuel took-off from Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport at Leh on Friday.This is the first time that both engines of the air...

Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport AN-32 Leh IAF Bio-Jet Fuel 
Indian Navy launches 'Operation Vanilla' to help cyclone-hit Madagascar

Indian Navy launches 'Operation Vanilla' to help cyclone-hit Madagascar

New Delhi: Indian Navy on Tuesday launched 'Operation Vanilla' in support of the national disaster in flood-hit Madagascar and diverted a large amphibious ship to provide assistance.“INS Airavat, which was mission deployed has been dive...

Cyclone In Madagascar INS Airavat HADR Indian Ocean Region 
Plans to gradually withdraw troops from internal security duties in North East: Gen Naravane

Plans to gradually withdraw troops from internal security duties in North East: Gen Naravane

New Delhi: A day after the Centre signed a tripartite peace agreement with Bodo outlawed Groups and Assam Government, Army Chief Gen MM Naravane on Tuesday said that the Army has drawn a plan to gradually withdraw the troops from the internal securit...

Gen Naravane CI/CT Dhanush North East India Bodo Cadres 
Airbus to showcase its cutting-edge defence technologies at DefExpo

Airbus to showcase its cutting-edge defence technologies at DefExpo

New Delhi: Airbus is all set to showcase its best-in-class military products and cutting-edge defence technologies at next month's DefExpo in Lucknow. Exhibits of Airbus at the four-day show which opens in Lucknow ‪on February 5‬...

C295 Aircraft Airbus In Lucknow Defence Expo DefExpo 2020 
Lockheed Martin to showcase its robust defence portfolio in DefExpo

Lockheed Martin to showcase its robust defence portfolio in DefExpo

New Delhi: Global Security and aerospace firm Lockheed Martin is showcasing its robust and diverse portfolio of defense and civil capabilities at the 11th biennial edition of DefExpo India-2020 which is taking place in Lucknow ‪from February 5....

William Blair F-21 Fighter Jets C-130 J Make In India DefExpo 2020 DefExpo In Lucknow 
Indian man turned ISI agent after falling in love with Pakistani girl, held for giving sensitive info to Pakistan

Indian man turned ISI agent after falling in love with Pakistani girl, held for giving sensitive info to Pakistan

By Sapna SinghVaranasi: Uttar Pradesh (UP) Anti Terror Squad (ATS) in a joint operation with Military Intelligence (MI) arrested Mohhamd Rashid, an alleged ISI agent passing information to his handlers in Pakistan since March, 2019.Sources have revea...

UP ATS ISI Agent Military Intelligence 
Stability in Gulf region remains most critical for India: Swaran Singh

Stability in Gulf region remains most critical for India: Swaran Singh

In view of coming presidential elections in the US and continued turmoil inside Iran, rhetoric is most likely to overcast reason in their policy decisions. The Pioneer Correspondent Sapna Singh interviewed Jawaharlal Nehru University’s Professo...

India-Iran Relations US-Iran Relations JCPOA 
Needs to isolate Pakistan diplomatically: CDS on terror funding

Needs to isolate Pakistan diplomatically: CDS on terror funding

New Delhi: In an indirect attack against Western neighboour Pakistan, Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) Gen Bipin Rawat on Thursday said that countries which sponsor terrorism must be isolated diplomatically.Speaking at the Raisina Dialogue 2020, Gen Rawa...

Raisina Dialogue 2020 Raisina 2020 Gen Bipin Rawat CDS 9/11 Attacks Radicalisation In Kashmir 
Army Day: CDS, Service Chiefs pay tribute at National War Memorial

Army Day: CDS, Service Chiefs pay tribute at National War Memorial

New Delhi: Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) Gen Bipin Rawat along with Indian Army chief Gen Manoj Mukund Naravane on Wednesday paid tribute at the National War Memorial (NWM) here on the occasion of 72nd Army Day.Along with CDS and Indian Army chief, In...

72nd Army Day Rajnath Singh Gen Bipin Rawat CDS Army Day 2020 Army Day 
Army Day 2020: PM, Rajnath, Rahul salute soldiers for their valour

Army Day 2020: PM, Rajnath, Rahul salute soldiers for their valour

New Delhi: Cutting across the political affiliations, leaders are saluting the bravery and valour of the soldiers as the nation celebrating 72nd Army Day on Wednesday.Every year on January 15 the nation celebrates Army Day as it was on this day that ...

72nd Indian Army Day Army Day 2020 Gen Naravane Narendra Modi Rajnath Singh 
Army Day: Capt Tania Sher Gill first woman officer to lead men contingent as Parade Adjutant

Army Day: Capt Tania Sher Gill first woman officer to lead men contingent as Parade Adjutant

New Delhi: Indian Army officer Capt Tania Sher Gill will be the first woman as Parade Adjutant to lead all men contingent on Army Day Parade 2020, which is scheduled to take place on January 15 here.Capt Sher Gill belongs to Corps of Signal and was C...

Capt Tania Sher Gill Capt Bhavna Kasturi Army Day 2020 Republic Day 2020 Corps Of Signal 
Defence Secretary Ajay Kumar commissions ICG Ships Annie Besant and Amrit Kaur

Defence Secretary Ajay Kumar commissions ICG Ships Annie Besant and Amrit Kaur

Kolkata: Indian Coast Guard (ICG) Ship Annie Besant and Amrit Kaur, second and third in the series of five Fast Patrol Vessels were commissioned at Kolkata on Sunday.Defence Secretary Ajay Kumar commissioned the ships. On the occasion, ICG Director G...

GRSE Rolls Royce Haldia 
Rebalancing deployment along border with China: Gen Naravane

Rebalancing deployment along border with China: Gen Naravane

New Delhi: Stating that both borders including Northern and Western are equally significant, Indian Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane on Saturday said that the advanced weapons systems are being deployed and infrastructure being improved along...

Siachen Northern Front With China Gen Naravane DGMO Hotline With China 
India deploys aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya in Arabian Sea

India deploys aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya in Arabian Sea

New Delhi: Amidst ongoing China-Pakistan naval exercise in the northern Arabian Sea, India has deployed its aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya in the Arabian Sea.“Deputy Chief of Naval Staff (DCNS) reviews #CarrierOperations in the Arabian Sea. ...

Sea Guardian Exercise China-Pakistan Naval Exercise Arabian Sea INS Vikramaditya 
Indian Navy’s tableau for Republic Day Parade 2020 unveiled

Indian Navy’s tableau for Republic Day Parade 2020 unveiled

New Delhi: The tableau of the Indian Navy to be showcased at the Republic Day Parade ‪on January 26‬ at Rajpath was unveiled here on Wednesday.The tableau is in pursuance of the Navy Week theme ‘Indian Navy - Silent, Strong, and Swi...

Republic Day 2020 Indian Navy’s Tableau INS Vikrant HADR Boeing P8I Long Range Maritime Patrol Aircraft 
NCC committed to groom youth into responsible citizens: DG NCC

NCC committed to groom youth into responsible citizens: DG NCC

New Delhi: Highlighting the National Cadets Corps’ (NCC) role in empowering the youth in nation building and creating social awareness, Director General of NCC Lt Gen Rajeev Chopra on Monday emphasised that the NCC is committed to grooming the ...

National Cadets Corps Lt Gen Rajeev Chopra Republic Day 2020 Republic Day 
JDU demands high-level probe in JNU violence case

JDU demands high-level probe in JNU violence case

New Delhi: Janata Dal United (JDU) on Monday demanded a high-level probe in connection with violence erupted at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) on Sunday evening.Terming it as unfortunate and condemnable, JDU’s Youth Wing National President S...

Janata Dal United JNU Violence ABVP JNU Campus 
Ashwini Choubey hoists tricolour in Andaman's Netaji Memorial

Ashwini Choubey hoists tricolour in Andaman's Netaji Memorial

New Delhi: In order to mark 76th anniversary of hoisting of Tricolour on Indian soil by Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare Ashwini Choubey on Monday unfurl the tricolour at the same spot in Andaman and Nicoba...

Citizenship Amendment Act Netaji Flag Hoisting Memorial Ashwini Choubey Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose 
 Deal with US for Apache combat choppers to be signed next month

Deal with US for Apache combat choppers to be signed next month

New Delhi: Aiming to keep Indian Army combat ready in all situations, India will sign a pact with the US for acquisition of six Apache combat helicopters next month.“We will sign the deal in January 2020 for procurement of Apache choppers. It w...

Boeing India Apache Helicopters For Indian Army Line Of Actual Control Gen Bipin Rawat Border Talks With China 
CRPF flags-off 1st batch of J&K students for “Bharat Darshan”

CRPF flags-off 1st batch of J&K students for “Bharat Darshan”

Srinagar: Aiming to integrate the youths from Jammu and Kashmir into mainstream and inculcate a sense of belongingness, Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) on Wednesday flagged off the first batch of 46 boys and girls for a ‘Bharat Darshan&rsqu...

Bharat Darshan For Jammu And Kashmir Youths CRPF 
Terrorism has slowed down economic growth of developing nations: Modi

Terrorism has slowed down economic growth of developing nations: Modi

Brasilia: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that terrorism has caused loss of nearly one trillion dollars to the global economy and slowed down the economic growth of developing nations by 1.5 per cent.“According to some estimates, ...

Global Terrorism Narendra Modi Global Economy BRICS Summit 2019 BRICS Security Cooperation 
Black money: India & Switzerland to work closely in tax evasion matters

Black money: India & Switzerland to work closely in tax evasion matters

New Delhi: India and Switzerland will work closely for expeditious information exchange in tax matters, a joint statement said here on Wednesday.

“Following the agreement between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Swiss President Uel...

India Switzerland Relations Swiss Bank Account Black Money Tax Evasion 
India hails signing of Riyadh Agreement  

India hails signing of Riyadh Agreement  

New Delhi: India on Monday welcomed the Riyadh Agreement which was concluded internationally recognized Yemen Government and Southern Transitional Council in Riyadh on November 5.In response to a query on India’s position on Riyadh Agreement, M...

Riyadh Agreement Yemen Government Southern Transitional Council 
Operation Sadbhavana: Army conducts all girls cycling expedition

Operation Sadbhavana: Army conducts all girls cycling expedition

Tezpur: The Indian Army has organised an All Girls Cycling Expedition from Udalguri to Dirang as part of Operation Sadbhavana initiative.This trip will provide an opportunity to 20 teenage girls hailing from various regions of North East to an advent...

All Girls Cycling Expedition Rangiya Military Station Operation Sadbhavana Eastern Command 
Rajnath pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi’s statue in Moscow  

Rajnath pays tribute to Mahatma Gandhi’s statue in Moscow  

Moscow: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday paid floral tributes to Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi at the premises of Embassy of India here in Russia.After landing in Moscow on an official visit to Russia from ‪November 5-7‬, M...

Rajnath In Russia Russian Defence Production IRIGC-M&MTC 
DPSU GRSE delivers FPV Annie Besant to Indian Coast Guard

DPSU GRSE delivers FPV Annie Besant to Indian Coast Guard

New Delhi: Defence PSU Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Ltd (GRSE) on Tuesday delivered ICGS Annie Besant, second in the series of five Fast Patrol Vessel (FPV) to the Indian Coast Guard.The FPV is a medium-range surface vessel with a length o...

Indian Coast Guard FPV Annie Besant GRSE 
Rajnath Singh  in Russia to participate in IRIGC-M&MTC

Rajnath Singh in Russia to participate in IRIGC-M&MTC

New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh arrived in Moscow to co-chair 19th India-Russia Inter-Governmental Commission on Military and Military Technical Cooperation (IRIGC-M&MTC).During his visit, Mr Singh is expected to hold extensive discussi...

Piskarevsky Memorial Cemetery Rajnath Singh Second World War India-Russia Defence Industry Cooperation Conference 
Indian Navy Chief reviews preparedness in remote Andaman Outpost

Indian Navy Chief reviews preparedness in remote Andaman Outpost

Andaman: Indian Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh on Friday visited INS Baaz at Campbell Bay in Great Nicobar Island and spent a day with the personnel stationed in various units in Campbell Bay and extended Warm Greetings and Best Wishes to the pers...

INS Baaz Andaman Nicobar Command Campbell Bah Maritime Security In Bay Of Bengal 
Eastern Army Commander reviews security situation in Tawang

Eastern Army Commander reviews security situation in Tawang

Tawang: Eastern Army Commander General Officer Commanding-in-Chief Lt Gen Anil Chauhan has reviewed the security situation and operational preparedness in the border areas of Arunachal Pradesh in Tawang Sector on October 24 and 25.The Army Commander ...

Tawang LAC Eastern Command Gajraj Corps 
Army Chief reviews Eastern Command collective exercise in Arunachal Pradesh

Army Chief reviews Eastern Command collective exercise in Arunachal Pradesh

Tawang: Indian Army Chief General Bipin Rawat reviewed the collective training conducted by troops of Eastern Command at Sela in Arunachal Pradesh, approximately 90 kms from the LAC on 22-23 October 2019. As part of the annual training schedule of ex...

Eastern Command Bipin Rawat Sela Pass LAC 
We have friendly relations with China: ITBP DG SS Deswal

We have friendly relations with China: ITBP DG SS Deswal

New Delhi: Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) Director General SS Deswal on Wednesday said as far as the guarding of 3488 KM long Indo- China border is concerned we have a friendly relation with China.Addressing a annual press conference at  ITBP...

ITBP China Border SS Deswal ITBP Public School Mansarovar Yatra Amarnath Yatra ITBP 58th Raising Day 
Indian Naval Ships make port call at Manila in Philippines

Indian Naval Ships make port call at Manila in Philippines

New Delhi: As part of Indian Navy's Overseas Deployment to South East Asia and Western Pacific, Indian Navy ships Sahyadri and Kiltan are making a port call at Manila in Philippines from October 23 – 26.The ships are part of the Indian Navy...

INS Sahyadri INS Kiltan Indian Navy's Overseas Deployment 
Naval Commanders’ Conference to begin from Tuesday

Naval Commanders’ Conference to begin from Tuesday

New Delhi: The second edition of Naval Commanders' Conference of 2019 will take place here from Tuesday.The conference is the apex level biannual event for interaction between the Naval Commanders for deliberation and formulation of important pol...

Naval Commanders Conference 2019 SAGAR Make In India 
World's highest battlefield Siachen open for tourists

World's highest battlefield Siachen open for tourists

Ladakh: In a momentous decision, India on Monday opened to tourists, Siachen Glacier, the world’s highest battlefield where Indian and Pakistani armies are deployed in eyeball to eyeball position for the past three decades.   Defence Minis...

Siachen Glacier Rajnath Singh Ladakh Tourism Siachen Base Camp Kumar Post 
Northern Army Commander visits Siachen Glacier

Northern Army Commander visits Siachen Glacier

Siachen: Northern Army Commander Lieutenant General Ranbir Singh on Sunday visited forward posts in Siachen Glacier.He was accompanied by Lieutenant General Harinder Singh, General Officer Commanding, 'Fire & Fury Corps'.Complimenting the...

Northern Command Siachen Glacier Operation Meghdoot 
Indigenous Defence Equipment Exporters Association launched

Indigenous Defence Equipment Exporters Association launched

New Delhi: With objective to make India as the top three defence equipment exporters in the globe, an IDEEA – ‘Indigenous Defence Equipment Exporters Association’ was launched on Friday.“IDEEA aims to position India as the top...

IDEEA Defence Equipment Exporters Bipin Rawat L&T Bharat Forge Defence Attaché Conclave 
Indian Air Force commences fighter operations at civil airfields in North East

Indian Air Force commences fighter operations at civil airfields in North East

Guwahati: Aiming to make its personnel familiar with the procedure of flying and coordinate with the civilian counterparts in the north eastern region, the Indian Air Force (IAF) has planned  fighter operations from six airfields in two phases f...

Fighter Operations Sukhoi Hawk 132 Eastern Air Command 
President Kovind to Visit Philippines & Japan from October 17

President Kovind to Visit Philippines & Japan from October 17

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind will pay a State Visit to the Republic of the Philippines from October 17-21 and visit Japan from October 21-23 to attend the Enthronement Ceremony of the Emperor of Japan, His Majesty Naruhito.The President is vi...

Kovind In Philippines Japan 
Ceasefire violations up three times in September along LoC

Ceasefire violations up three times in September along LoC

New Delhi: The cases of ceasefire violations (CFV) saw a rise of triple the number of such violations by the Pakistan Army in September 2019 in comparison to the same month previous year and 2017.As per sources in the defence establishments, “S...

Ceasefire Violations Article 370 Jammu & Kashmir 
President Kovind presents colours to Army Aviation Corps

President Kovind presents colours to Army Aviation Corps

New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday presented colours to the Army Aviation Corps in a ceremonial parade held at Army Aviation Base in Nasik Road of Maharashtra.The colours were received by Combat Army Aviation Training School on behalf o...

Army Aviation Corps Ramnath Kovind Siachen Glacier Lieutenant General Kanwal Kumar 
PM Modi releases stamp on first and only “5-star rank” IAF officer Arjan Singh

PM Modi releases stamp on first and only “5-star rank” IAF officer Arjan Singh

New Delhi: Honouring his legacy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday released a stamp on first and only “five star” rank officer Marshal of the Indian Air Force’s (IAF) here.“This year we mark the birth centenary of Mars...

Arjan Singh DFC Stamp On Arjan Singh Narendra Modi RKS Bhadauria 
PM Modi visits Air Force’s  exhibition on self reliance

PM Modi visits Air Force’s exhibition on self reliance

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday visited at an Indian Air Force (IAF) exhibition on self reliance through innovation and indigenisation at Air Force House here.Mr Modi was at IAF Chief Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria’s resid...

Indian Air Force At Home RKS Bhadauria Narendra Modi 
Six navy officials get gallantry medals

Six navy officials get gallantry medals

New Delhi: A total of six naval personnel will be conferred gallantry medals on the occasion of 73rd Independence Day on Thursday. "One Shaurya Chakra and five Nao Sena Medal will be awarded to the navy personnel," the Indian Navy said in a rele...

Navy 73rd Independence Day Navy Gallantry Awards 
Rajnath Singh approves enhancement of awards and cash incentives to NCC cadets

Rajnath Singh approves enhancement of awards and cash incentives to NCC cadets

New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday approved the increase in the number of awards given to the cadets of National Cadet Corps (NCC) from the existing 143 to 243 as also the cash incentives in various categories. NCC cadets are n...

Defence Ministry NCC Cadets Raksha Mantri Padak DG Commendation Award 
Defence Minister evolves methodology to prevent ammunition accidents

Defence Minister evolves methodology to prevent ammunition accidents

New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday chaired a meeting to review the recommendations of the Task Force of Experts to evolve methodology to prevent ammunition accidents and minimise its effects. As directed by the minister, the Ta...

Defence Ministry Task Force On Ammunition Accidents Rajnath Singh With DRDO Chief 
AN-32 to fly until find replacement: IAF Chief

AN-32 to fly until find replacement: IAF Chief

Gwalior: Indian Air Force’s (IAF) transport aircraft AN-32 will continue flying in the mountains as there is no replacement as of now, said Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa on Monday here. Addressing a press conference here, ACM Dho...

Air Force AN-32 In Mountains Avro AN-32 To Be Converted Into Training Aircraft 
Troops of India and China perform Yoga in Nathu La and Bum La

Troops of India and China perform Yoga in Nathu La and Bum La

Nathu La: In a 1st of its kind of event along the LAC on the Eastern Border, a total of seventy personnel of Chinese Army and thirty civilians participated in joint Yoga sessions with Indian Army troops at Nathu La (Sikkim) and at Bumla & Wacha...

Army 5th International Yoga Day Yoga In Bum La And Nathu La Indian Army And Chinese Army Yoga At Altitude 
Northern Command Commander reviews Ops preparedness in Akhnoor and Reasi sector in J&K

Northern Command Commander reviews Ops preparedness in Akhnoor and Reasi sector in J&K

Kashmir: Northern Army Command Commander Lt Gen Ranbir Singh on Wednesday visited forward bases and hinterland posts in Akhnoor and Reasi Sector to review the operational preparedness and the prevalent security situation. The Army officer was ac...

Army Kashmir Focus Northern Command Operational Preparedness Shri Amarnath Yatra Akhnoor And Reasi Sector 
IAF retrieves FDR and CVR of crashed AN-32 aircraft

IAF retrieves FDR and CVR of crashed AN-32 aircraft

New Delhi: A team of Indian Air Force, Indian Army and Arunachal Pradesh government mountaineers on Friday retrieved the Flight Data Recorder (FDR) and the Cockpit Voice Recorder (CVR)  of the AN-32 transport aircraft that crashed near Lipo in Arun...

Air Force AN-32 Missing In Arunachal Pradesh Flight Data Recorder Of AN-32 Cockpit Voice Recorder Of Missing AN-32 
Cyclone Vayu: Army columns deployed in Gujarat

Cyclone Vayu: Army columns deployed in Gujarat

Gandhinagar: Army has been requisitioned by the state government and a total of ten columns have been deployed in the coastal areas of Jamnagar, Gir, Dwarka, Porbandar, Jamnagar & Somnath, Morbi, Bhavnagar, Rajkot and Amreli. All columns ha...

NDRF Army Cyclone Vayu To Hit Gujarat And Maharashtra Coastal 
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh visits Siachen Glacier, interacts with soldiers

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh visits Siachen Glacier, interacts with soldiers

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday visited Siachen Glacier, the world’s highest battlefield in Ladakh region, and interacted with soldiers. Official sources said Mr Singh, on a maiden visit to state after assuming the charge as Defence Min...

Army Defence Ministry Rajnath Visits Glaciers Rajnath Interacts With Troops Rajnath At Chinar Corps 
Rajnath Singh to visit Siachen Glacier tomorrow to review security situation

Rajnath Singh to visit Siachen Glacier tomorrow to review security situation

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will visit Siachen Glacier on Monday to review the security situation and operational preparedness of the armed forces at the world’s highest battlefield. It will be his first visit outside the national capital after...

Defence Ministry Rajnath Singh To Visit Highest Battlefield Siachen Glaciers Pakistan Borders 
Rajnath Singh takes charge of Defence ministry

Rajnath Singh takes charge of Defence ministry

Senior Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) leader Rajnath Singh on Saturday formally took charge of Defence Ministry, a day after the portfolios were allocated to him in the newly elected Narendra Modi government. Before assuming the charge, he visited...

Defence Ministry Narendra Modi Government Rajnath Singh Enters Into South Block Rajnath Was UP Chief Minister 
Former Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar in a new role

Former Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar in a new role

Former Foreign Secretary Dr Subrahmanyam Jaishankar who took charge on Friday as India’s new External Affairs Minister in the Modi cabinet brings with him not only rich experience of a top diplomat who has served in key positions but also sharing Pri...

Diplomacy S Jaishankar New EAM Minister 
Rajnath Singh becomes new defence minister

Rajnath Singh becomes new defence minister

Senior BJP leader Rajnath Singh has become the new defence minister on Friday, replacing Nirmala Sitharaman. In the first regime of Narendra Modi government, Mr Singh had served as home minister. Mr Singh has been replaced by BJP president Ami...

Defence Ministry Rajnath Singh Defence Minister Narendra Modi Government 
US Navy chief of operations visits India to consolidate bilateral naval ties

US Navy chief of operations visits India to consolidate bilateral naval ties

Aiming to consolidate bilateral naval relations between both the nations, US Navy chief of operations Admiral John Michael Richardson has arrived in India in a 3-day official tour starting Sunday. His visit is intended to consolidate bilateral n...

Navy Malabar Exercise US Navy Chief Of Operations Indo-US Naval Relstiond 
Northern Command Commander visits forward bases in Rajouri and Akhnoor sector in J&K

Northern Command Commander visits forward bases in Rajouri and Akhnoor sector in J&K

Indian Army’s Northern Command Commander Lt Gen Ranbir Singh in Monday visited forward bases and posts in Rajouri and Akhnoor Sector to review the operational preparedness and the prevalent security situation. He was accompanied by White K...

Army Kashmir Focus Northern Command Commander At Forward Posts Jammu And Kashmir Security Situation White Knight Corps Of Indian Army 
Cyclone FANI: IAF launches 3 C-130Js & Mi-17 helicopter for relief missions in Odisha

Cyclone FANI: IAF launches 3 C-130Js & Mi-17 helicopter for relief missions in Odisha

In the wake of Cyclone Fani, the Indian Air Force (IAF) has launched its three C-130Js Super Hercules aircraft to Bhubaneswar, aiming at quick response towards Humanitarian Aid and Disaster Relief (HADR). The aircraft will carry approx 45Tonnes ...

Air Force HADR Ops In Cyclone FANI Air Force Deploys Transport Aircraft And Helicopter Mi-17 Deployed From Guwahati Airbase C-130Js Launched From Kolkata Airbase 
Naval Dornier aircraft completes aerial survey-  Extensive devastation observed around  Puri

Naval Dornier aircraft completes aerial survey- Extensive devastation observed around Puri

The Naval Dornier Aircraft deployed to carry out aerial survey of Odisha to assess the impact of the Extremely Severe Cyclonic Storm ‘FANI’ crossing coast near Puri, observed extensive devastation to vegetation in many places around Puri. A larg...

Navy Cyclone FANI Devastation In Puri FANI Impact In Odisha Navy Deploys Dornier Aircraft 
Frontline missile destroyer INS Ranjit to retire ?on May 6?

Frontline missile destroyer INS Ranjit to retire ?on May 6?

After rendering yeoman services to the Indian Navy for over 36 years, INS Ranjit will be decommissioned on May 6at Naval Dockyard inVisakhapatnam, where personnel who have served onboard INS Ranjit in the past and from the commissioning crew will p...

Navy INS Ranjit Missile Destroyer Of Indian Navy Know About INS Ranjit Of Indian Navy INS Ranjit Decommissioned 
Global terror tag for Masood Azhar, big win for India

Global terror tag for Masood Azhar, big win for India

Marking a big diplomatic victory for India, the United Nations Security Council on Wednesday placed Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar in its sanctions list. “The Security Council Committee pursuant to resolutions 1267 (1999), 1989 (2011) and 2...

Diplomacy Masood Azhar A Global Terrorist UN Committee UNSC JeM Founder Declared As Global Terrorist 
After GRSE, MoD signs contract for 8 ASWSWC with Cochin Shipyard Limited for Indian Navy

After GRSE, MoD signs contract for 8 ASWSWC with Cochin Shipyard Limited for Indian Navy

The Ministry of Defence (MoD) on Tuesday signed a contract for construction of 8 Anti Submarine Warfare Shallow Water Craft (ASWSWC) for Indian Navy with Kochi-based Cochin Shipyard Limited.  On Monday, the government had also awarded a contract...

Navy Defence Ministry Make In India Defence Industry Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers Limited GRSE Cochin Shipyard Limited Kochi Anti Submarine Warfare Shallow Water Craft ASWSWC 
Government awards contract worth Rs 6,311.2Cr to GRSE for 8 ASWSWCs

Government awards contract worth Rs 6,311.2Cr to GRSE for 8 ASWSWCs

The government has awarded a contract worth Rs 6,311.32 crore to Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers Limited (GRSE) to build eight Anti-Submarine Warfare Shallow Water Crafts (ASWSWCs) for Indian Navy. It may be noted that the Reques...

Defence Industry Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers Limited Anti-Submarine Warfare Shallow Water Crafts ASWSWCs Indian Private Shipyards 
India issues advisory not to undertake non-essential travel to Sri Lanka

India issues advisory not to undertake non-essential travel to Sri Lanka

After the US, UK and Australia, India on Saturday also issued advisory urging its nationals not to undertake non-essential travel to Sri Lanka in the wake of suicide bombing that killed over 250 people. "In view of the prevailing security ...

Diplomacy US Travel Advisory To Sri Lanka Bombing 
Eastern Army Commander reviews security situation in Arunachal Pradesh

Eastern Army Commander reviews security situation in Arunachal Pradesh

Eastern Command General Officer Commanding-in-Chief Lt Gen MM Naravane has reviewed the security situation and operational preparedness in the border areas of Arunachal Pradesh from April 24 - 26. The Army Commander was accompanied by Gajraj...

Army Eastern Command Gajraj Corps Forward Posts In Arunachal Pradesh 
Maintenance center for Ansat helicopters to open in Mexico in 2020

Maintenance center for Ansat helicopters to open in Mexico in 2020

The Mexican company Craft Avia Center in cooperation with the Russian Helicopters holding company (part of Rostec State Corporation) is planning to open a technical maintenance center for Ansat type civilian helicopters in the city of Guadalajara...

Defence Industry Private Companies Russian Helicopters Mexico Mi-17 Ansat FAMEX2019 
Admiral Lanba launches 3rd ship of Project 15B in Mumbai

Admiral Lanba launches 3rd ship of Project 15B in Mumbai

Indian Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba on Saturday launched the third ship of Project 15B, Guided Missile Destroyer Imphal at Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited in Mumbai. This launch marks yet another significant milestone in the annals of ...

Navy Admiral Lanba Project 15B Ship 3rd Ship Of Project 15B 
Remembrance, reconciliation, rebirth: 75th anniversary of the Battle of Kohima

Remembrance, reconciliation, rebirth: 75th anniversary of the Battle of Kohima

The 75th Anniversary of ‘one of the fiercest and toughest battle of WW-II was commemorated on 4th April, 2019 at RCEMPA, Jotsoma.  It brought together, countries and people whose lives were forever altered by it, under the theme -‘Remembra...

Army Battle Of Kohima 75th Anniversary Of Battle Of Kohima 
AUSINDEX 2019: Indian and Australian Navies commence  bilateral naval exercise

AUSINDEX 2019: Indian and Australian Navies commence bilateral naval exercise

The bilateral maritime exercise between India and Australia “AUSINDEX-2019” conducted on the east coast of India, commenced at Visakhaptnam on Tuesday.  It is the third edition of joint naval exercise between both the nations. The drill wi...

Navy P8I Royal Australian Navy AUSINDEX 2019 Third Edition Of AUSINDEX INS Ranvijay 
Naval alliance needs more teeth

Naval alliance needs more teeth

By Sapna Singh The meteoric rise of China and its assertive influence in the Indo-Pacific region have meant that India is strengthening its negotiating space by forging economic and strategic ties with the Association of Southeast Asian Nation...

Navy ASEAN Malabar Exercise QUAD US Navy Japanese Maritime Self Defence Force IOR Australian Navy South China Sea 
Rear Admiral Suraj Berry takes charge as ENC Flag Officer Commanding

Rear Admiral Suraj Berry takes charge as ENC Flag Officer Commanding

Indian Navy officer Rear Admiral Suraj Berry on Saturday took over the Command of Eastern Fleet, the Sword Arm of the Eastern Naval Command from Rear Admiral Dinesh K Tripathi at an impressive ceremony held at the Naval Base in Visakhapatnam. ...

Eastern Naval Command Navy Vizag ENC FOC 
Prez urges Croatian people to experience new India in making

Prez urges Croatian people to experience new India in making

Stating that India is changing fast, President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday urged Croatian people to experience the economic energy, dynamism and vigour of the new India in the making. While addressing the Croatian-Indian Economic Forum in...

Diplomacy New India President Kovind In Croatia 
ICG Ship makes goodwill visit to Cambodia

ICG Ship makes goodwill visit to Cambodia

In a bid to share professional expertise and further strengthen their friendship, the Indian Coast Guard (ICG) Ship ‘VIJIT’ visited Sihanoukville port in Cambodia on a 5-day goodwill gesture to participate in a number events including professiona...

Navy Coast Guard ASEAN Indian Coast Guard Royal Cambodian Coast Guard PASSEX Port Call Ship VIJIT 
HAL Produces 16th LCA before March 31 deadline

HAL Produces 16th LCA before March 31 deadline

Public sector plane maker Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has produced 16th LCA before March 31 deadline. The customer flights are expected to be completed by the end of this month, an HAL spokesperson said. HAL has order for 40 LCA...

Indian Air Force HAL Defence Industry LCA Tejas HAL FOC IOC 
Army reaches out to Veer Naris in Pathankot

Army reaches out to Veer Naris in Pathankot

The Indian Army has reached out to Veer Naris and widows of veterans with an aim to resolve pension related issues, provide medical aid, wheelchairs and medical equipment in Pathankot region of Punjab under the aegis  of Black Arrow Brigade.  ...

Army Pathankot Veer Naris Martyrs Black Arrow Brigade Pension 
Vice Admiral Karambir Singh to be next Indian Navy chief

Vice Admiral Karambir Singh to be next Indian Navy chief

Eastern Naval command Flag Officer Commanding in Chief (FOC-in-C)  Vice Admiral Karambir Singh will be the next chief of Indian Naval Staff. He will be replacing current Navy Chief Admiral Sunil Lanba as he retires on May 31. In a tweet, ...

Eastern Naval Command Navy Vizag New Navy Chief VAdm Karambir Singh 
Northern command GOC visits Siachen sector

Northern command GOC visits Siachen sector

Northern Command General Officer Commanding – in – Chief Lt Gen Ranbir Singh on Tuesday visited forward posts in Siachen Glacier and reviewed operational preparedness being maintained in the sector.  He was accompanied by Lt Gen YK Joshi, ...

Army LoC Northern Army Command Siachen Forward Post Operation Meghdoot Siachen War Memorial 
Women officers to be granted permanent commission in Army

Women officers to be granted permanent commission in Army

In sync with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s announcement regarding grant of Permanent Commission to women officers in the Armed Forces, the government on Tuesday said they will be granted Permanent Commission in the Indian Army in all the ten bra...

Army Women Officer SSC Permannet Commission 
Army Chief visits White Knight Corps in Nagrota amidst tension at LoC

Army Chief visits White Knight Corps in Nagrota amidst tension at LoC

In view of current situation along Line of Control (LoC) and international boundary, Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat on Saturday visited Nagrota-headquartered White Knight Corps to review the operational preparedness of the forces in the Corps Zone. ...

Army Army Chief At White Knight Corps Security Situation At LoC Indian Army’s Operational Preparedness 
Russian Helicopters holds conference with Indian suppliers for Ka-226T project

Russian Helicopters holds conference with Indian suppliers for Ka-226T project

Russian Helicopters Holding Company (a part of Rostec State Corporation) organized a conference of potential suppliers of components for Ka-226T helicopter made in India.   The event took place within the scope of Aero India Show 2019 with...

Defence Industry Kamov Helicopter Private Companies Aero India 2019 Bharat Forge Limited Russian Helicopters 
One pilot killed, two others sustain injuries as two ‘Suryakiran’ Hawk jets collide mid air

One pilot killed, two others sustain injuries as two ‘Suryakiran’ Hawk jets collide mid air

In a tragic incident a day ahead of Aero India 2019 defence aerospace exposition that begins here on Wednesday, one pilot was killed while two other pilots escaped death by ejecting themselves when two ‘Suryakiran’ Hawk jets, part of the Indian A...

Air Force Aero India Show 2019 Aero India Suryakiran 
Pulwama encounter: 4 Army personnel martyred, 2 militants killed

Pulwama encounter: 4 Army personnel martyred, 2 militants killed

An Army Major and three soldiers were martyred and a civilian and two top Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) terrotidts were killed in a fierce encounter which ensued during a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) in south Kashmir district of Pulwama in the wee...

Indian Army Kashmir Focus CASO Srinagar Pulwama Attack CRPF Convoy Fidayeen 
Air-to-Air missile Astra to be showcased in Aero India

Air-to-Air missile Astra to be showcased in Aero India

Make-in-India product Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Missile (BVRAAM) Astra will be showcased during the Aero India show which is scheduled to take place from February 20 in Bengaluru.  It is the first air-to-air missile developed by leadi...

DRDO IAF Defence Industry Aero India Show 2019 BVRAAM Astra Missile Aero India 
Army Chief reviews operational preparedness of Spear Corps

Army Chief reviews operational preparedness of Spear Corps

Indian Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on Saturday visited on a two-day visit  at  Rangapahar Military Station to review operational preparedness of Army Formations in the region.  Eastern Command General Officer Commanding-in-Chief Lieuten...

Army Gen Rawat Eastern Command Operational Preparedness Dimapur Spear Corps 
Use of bio-fuel for military jet cleared

Use of bio-fuel for military jet cleared

  After months of exhaustive ground and flight trials, the indigenous produced bio-fuel for military aircraft has been finally cleared. The move would give impetus to increase in collection of tree-borne non-edible oil seeds, which...

Indian Air Force Air Force CEMILAC Fighter Aircraft Transport Jet Bio Fuel Jatropha Plant Chhattisgarh 
Article on Rafale factually incorrect, does not adduce any new arguments: Govt

Article on Rafale factually incorrect, does not adduce any new arguments: Govt

Terming as “factually inaccurate” the article which was published on purchase of 36 Rafale fighter jets under Inter-Governmental Agreement with France , the Government on Friday said the article "does not adduce any new arguments". “The ar...

Defence Ministry Rafale Deal IGA India-France Defence Engagement Rafale Controversy 
In a first, IAF lands AN-32 plane at Pakyong airfield in Sikkim

In a first, IAF lands AN-32 plane at Pakyong airfield in Sikkim

For the first time ever, the Indian Air Force (IAF) has landed an AN-32 transport aircraft at Pakyong airfield in Sikkim, about 60 kms away from Indo-China border. “An AN-32 aircraft of 43 Squadron carried out a successful landing at Pakyo...

Air Force Narendra Modi Doklam Indo-China Border Pakyong Airport AN 32 Aircraft 
India contributing to global peace: Swaraj

India contributing to global peace: Swaraj

External Affairs Minister Sushma Sawaraj said India is a proactive and constructive contributor to maintaining international peace and security. Emphasising on educating the mass in the country about changing dynamics of International Politics, S...

Diplomacy Sushma Swaraj India’s Foreign Policy Raisina Dialogue China Emerging As Global Power S Jaishankar 
Col Jamwal becomes first Indian Army officer to scale Seven Summits

Col Jamwal becomes first Indian Army officer to scale Seven Summits

With successfully scaling the Mt Vinson in Antarctica, Col Ranveer Jamwal has become the first Indian Army officer to climb the highest mountains of all seven continents. “Summitted the highest mountain of Antarctica, Mount Vinson on Janua...

Army Mt Vinson IMF Seven Summitt Col Ranveer Jamwal Antarctica 
Navy Chief Adm Lanba to commission INS Kohassa in Andaman

Navy Chief Adm Lanba to commission INS Kohassa in Andaman

Giving a boost to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision of “Act East Policy”, Indian Navy Chief Admiral Sunil Lanba will commission INS Kohassa at North Andaman’s Shibpur village on January 24. INS Kohassa was established as Indian Naval A...

Navy Coast Guard Act East Policy Look East Policy ASEAN Nations Andaman And Nicobar Command INS Kardip INS Utkrosh INS Baaz INS Kohassa 
Illegal migrants: Parl panel on citizenship for their effective deportation

Illegal migrants: Parl panel on citizenship for their effective deportation

Taking a serious concern over illegal Bangladeshi migrants residing across the country, the Parliamentary panel on Citizenship Amendment Bill has noted that the government needs to effectively address the deportation issue with a sense of urgency...

Diplomacy Illegal Migrants Bangladeshi Biometric System Assam Accord Citizenship Amendment Bill 
Pakistani snipers posing threat at LoC

Pakistani snipers posing threat at LoC

While India’s neighbouring countries are busy strengthening their Armed Forces, the Indian Army is still struggling to induct Sniper rifles into its stable. Since last few years, the Army is facing problems at the Line of Control (LoC) in ...

Indian Army Army LoC Sniper Rifles Dragunov Rifles RFP Pakistani Army 
After 30 years Army gets Howitzers, Vajra guns

After 30 years Army gets Howitzers, Vajra guns

Marking a major milestone towards capacity building and giving more firepower to the Army, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday dedicated the globally combat proven M777 A2 ultra light howitzers (ULH), K-9 Vajra-tracked self propelled gu...

Army Indian Defence Capabilities M777 Howitzers K9 Vajra 
Pakistan yet to respond on intruders’ bodies

Pakistan yet to respond on intruders’ bodies

A day after Indian Army conveyed to their Pakistani counterparts about taking bodies of Pak intruders who were killed in a gunfight with Indian soldiers while attempting to cross border at Sunderbani sector in Jammu and Kashmir, the Pakistan Army...

Army Pakistan Army Sunderbani Sector Border Action Team 
Defence Attaches from friendly nations visit Leh

Defence Attaches from friendly nations visit Leh

In order to give the exposure about the Indian Army’s formation, challenges and operating environment, the defence attaches from friendly countries based in New Delhi have visited Leh in Jammu and Kashmir for the first time. As part of the...

Diplomacy Defence Attaches Foreign Service Foreign Embassy Ladhak 
No recent Chinese transgression in Dibang valley: Govt

No recent Chinese transgression in Dibang valley: Govt

Refuting the media reports of Chinese troops transgressed into Indian territory in Arunachal Pradesh’s upper Dibang valley, the government on Monday said that the incident had taken place in July when they inadvertently entered into the valley. ...

Uncategorized CAPF Chinese PLA Arunachal Pradesh Dibang Valley 
Army conducts “Rajouri Marathon” for peace and harmony in J&K

Army conducts “Rajouri Marathon” for peace and harmony in J&K

Aiming to promote peace and harmony in the society, the Indian Army on Sunday conducted “Rajouri Marathon”, focussing towards the populace of Rajouri, Naushera and Poonch districts of Jammu and Kashmir. The event was organised by Ace of Sp...

Indian Army Kashmir Focus Rajouri Marathon Unity In Diversity Swwachh Bharat 
IAF has plan to counter Chinese threat: ACM Dhanoa

IAF has plan to counter Chinese threat: ACM Dhanoa

Rejecting any threat from China, Indian Air Force (IAF) Chief Air Chief Marshal (ACM) BS Dhanoa on Wednesday said that the IAF has plan to counter if anything comes from the Chinese side. Addressing the Annual Press Conference ahead of 86t...

China Air Force HAL Rafale Tibet Military Airbase IAF Day 
Indian Army participates in Chinese national day at Nathu La

Indian Army participates in Chinese national day at Nathu La

In efforts to boost trust and promote peace in the region, an Indian Army delegation on Monday participated in the 69th national day of China at Nathu La in East Sikkim. “On invitation from People’s Liberation Army of China, a Military Del...

Army BPM Nathu La Chinese PLA Chinese National Day 
Lt Gen Rajeshwar to head tri-services CISC

Lt Gen Rajeshwar to head tri-services CISC

Lt Gen PS Rajeshwar will head the tri-services Chief of Integrated Defence Staff (CISC) to the Chairman Chiefs of Staff Committee, succeeding Lt Gen Satish Dua, who superannuates on October 31. Besides him, the government has selected two ...

Army CISC CSC ARTRAC Southern Command 
J’khand carrot & stick policy weans villagers from Maoism

J’khand carrot & stick policy weans villagers from Maoism

By: Sapna Singh At a time when Naxals’ influence has been confined to a few pockets in the bordering areas of Jharkhand, police officers deployed in these areas are still finding it difficult to wean villagers from Naxal ideologies, but Govern...

CAPF Jharkhand Raghubar Das MCC Naxals 
In DGMO talks, India raises targeting of BSF personnel by Pakistan

In DGMO talks, India raises targeting of BSF personnel by Pakistan

Indian Army’s Director General of Military Operation (DGMO) Lt Gen Anil Chauhan has spoken to his Pakistani counterpart and lodged a stern protest against Ceasefire Violation (CFV) along the international border. As per sources in the army...

Ceasefire Violations Rajnath Singh Army Pakistan Army DGMO Level TALK Kashmir Focus BSF Comprehensive Integrated Border Management System CIBMS Lt Gen Anil Chauhan 
In New Delhi, 47th DG-level talks between BSF and Bangladesh’s BGB begin

In New Delhi, 47th DG-level talks between BSF and Bangladesh’s BGB begin

A high-level meeting between the border forces of India and Bangladesh began in New Delhi, on Monday, where the two sides are expected to discuss action against insurgent groups and movement of displaced Rohingyas, a senior BSF official said. “The...

BSF BGB BSF 47th Indo-Bangladesh Border Coordination Conference India-Bangladesh Border Coordination Conference India-Bangladesh Border Talks Border Security Force Border Guard Bangladesh Rohingya Refugees India-Bangladesh Cross-Border Smuggling 
Raging row aside, three French Rafales in India for drill

Raging row aside, three French Rafales in India for drill

Three Rafale fighter jets are engaged in an exercise with the Indian Air Force in Gwalior and Agra. The drill comes amid a raging controversy over the Rs 58,000 crore deal to procure 36 of them by the Narendra Modi government. Officials said aroun...

Indian Air Force Air Force Rafale Deal Rafale Scam Rafale Jets In India Gwalior Airbase French Air Force Mission PEGASE 
Kerala floods: ‘Operation Madad’ in full swing, Navy steps up rescue missions

Kerala floods: ‘Operation Madad’ in full swing, Navy steps up rescue missions

The Southern Fleet of the Indian Navy continued its rescue-and-relief mission, “Operation Madad”, for the ninth day in the flood-devastated Kerala. It has rescued over 3,000 people from the devastation so far.“Continuous efforts are on to bring the f...

Indian Navy Navy Kerala Floods Operation Madad Kerala Flood Rescue And Relief 
Indian Army personnel on expedition to Mount Kamet

Indian Army personnel on expedition to Mount Kamet

A 47-member team of the Indian Army will leave for an expedition to Mount Kamet – the third-highest peak after Kanchenjunga and Nanda Devi, on August 16. The expedition to Mount Kamet (7,756m), led by Major Manoj Joshi, is being conducted under th...

Indian Army Army Mountaineering Expedition Joshimath Vasudhara Lake Mount Kamet Mount Kamet Expedition Army Adventure Wing 
UP defence corridor: HAL leads investment race

UP defence corridor: HAL leads investment race

State-owned aerospace and defence company Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) emerged Number 1 investor with the announcement of Rs 1,200 crore pumping-in of money across six nodal points of Uttar Pradesh defence industrial corridor. Defen...

HAL Sukhoi Defence Industry Defence Corridor UP Defence Corridor OFB BEL LCA Tejas Dhruv 
Yogi urges Centre to host Aero India Show in UP

Yogi urges Centre to host Aero India Show in UP

Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday urged the Centre to host the biennial Aero India Show in the state.  The Aero Show is slated to take place in February 2019 in Karnataka. Since inception in 1996, Bengaluru has been h...

Make In India Defence Industry Defence Corridor UP Defence Corridor Defence Manufacturing 
Manufacturing of Pinaka rockets not fully stabilized even after 10 years of production: CAG

Manufacturing of Pinaka rockets not fully stabilized even after 10 years of production: CAG

Indigenously manufactured Pinaka rockets remained unused until July last year as its supply to the Army was halted due to some errors, a report by the CAG has said. The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG), in its report tabled in Parliament ...

DRDO DRDO Pinaka Rockets CAG Ordnance Factories ADRE 
India joins select band of countries in achieving capability of deck landing

India joins select band of countries in achieving capability of deck landing

India on Thursday joined the select band of nations in achieving the capability of Deck Landing of fighter aircraft when the LCA Naval Prototype 2 (NP2), piloted by Capt Shivnath Dahiya safely executed the first contact of the arrestor hook syste...

Navy HAL Deck Landing LCA Naval Prototype 2 INS Hansa Aircraft Research And Design Centre 
Armies of India and China hold special BPM at Nathu La

Armies of India and China hold special BPM at Nathu La

A special border personnel meeting (BPM) was held between the troops of India and China at Natu La in Sikkim to celebrate 91st Anniversary of foundation of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA). On invitation from the PLA, a delegation of Indian ...

Indian Army Army People’s Liberation Army Border Personnel Meeting Nathu La 
Vice Admiral Chawla assumes charge as Southern Naval Command chief

Vice Admiral Chawla assumes charge as Southern Naval Command chief

Indian Navy’s Vice Admiral Anil Kumar Chawla on Tuesday took over the reins of the Southern Naval Command (SNC) as its 28th Flag Officer Commanding- in-Chief. He has replaced Vice Admiral AR Karve, retired after 38 years of yeoman service. ...

HADR Indian Navy Navy Flag Officer Guard Of Honour Southern Naval Command Kochi 
Pitch Black exercise: IAF contingent lands at RAAF base in Darwin

Pitch Black exercise: IAF contingent lands at RAAF base in Darwin

Indian Air Force (IAF) contingent on Tuesday landed at the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) base in Darwin to participate in Pitch Black exercise, scheduled to take place from July 27 to August 17. This is the maiden participation by the IAF in...

Indian Air Force Air Force Malabar Exercise Australia Pitch Black Exercise Darwin RAAF 
IAF to participate in Pitch Black exercise for first time in Australia

IAF to participate in Pitch Black exercise for first time in Australia

Aiming to undertake simulated air combat exercises in a controlled environment and mutual exchange of best practices towards enhancing its operational capability, the Indian Air Force (IAF) will participate in Exercise Pitch Black for the first time,...

Air Warriors Indian Air Force Air Force Sukhoi Royal Australian Air Force Pitch Black Exercise Garud Globemaster Air To Air Refuelling 
INS Sumitra enters Indonesia’s Sabang port

INS Sumitra enters Indonesia’s Sabang port

Indian naval ship INS Sumitra on Tuesday became the first-ever warship to enter port of Sabang in Indonesia. “INS Sumitra today became the first warship to enter Port of Sabang. It was received by traditional dancers and Indonesian traditi...

Indian Navy Navy Indonesia Act East Policy INS Sumitra Port Of Sabang Malacca Straits 
Rajnath reviews security situation in J&K

Rajnath reviews security situation in J&K

Home minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday reviewed the security situation in Jammu and Kashmir and arrangements put in places for Amarnath yatra, which commenced from June 28. The minister, who arrived here on a two-day visit the valley on Wednesd...

Rajnath Singh PoK Amarnath Yatra Kashmir Focus LoCc N N Vohra 
Rajnath visits Kashmir to review security situation

Rajnath visits Kashmir to review security situation

Home minister Rajnath Singh arrived in Srinagar on Wednesday on a two-day visit to the valley to review the security situation and pay obeisance at Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas.This is Singh’s first visit to the state after the col...

Mehbooba Mufti Rajnath Singh CRPF Amarnath Yatra Kashmir Focus Amarnath Cave Shrine PDP 
UN reports on Kashmir are motivated: Army chief

UN reports on Kashmir are motivated: Army chief

Dismissing United Nation Human Rights Council’s (UNHRC) report of alleged violation of human rights in Kashmir, Army chief Gen Bipin Rawat on Wednesday termed the report as “motivated” and said there is no need to get concerned about it as the In...

Indian Army Kashmir Army PoK UNHRC 
Guv, Army chief discuss security, challenges during operations in Kashmir

Guv, Army chief discuss security, challenges during operations in Kashmir

Chief of Army Staff General Bipin Rawat on Saturday met Jammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra and discussed issues relating to the external security environment, challenges of counter militant operations in the hinterland in the Valley. The Gov...

Indian Army Army Security Amarnath Yatra NN Vohra Kashmir Crisis Raj Bhavan 
IAF to airlift Kailash Mansarovar pilgrims to Gunji

IAF to airlift Kailash Mansarovar pilgrims to Gunji

In an effort to provide ease to pilgrims to complete their Kailash Mansarovar Yatra, the Indian Air Force (IAF) has created an airbridge between Pithoragarh and Gunji to help airlift 1080 registered pilgrims to continue their onward journey. ...

Air Force Kailash Mansarovar Yatra Airbridge Pithoragarh And Gunji MLH Class 
Counterinsurgency operations will continue in valley as it was: Army chief

Counterinsurgency operations will continue in valley as it was: Army chief

Declining any impact on security forces’ operations due to change in political leadership in Jammu & Kashmir, Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Wednesday said that the counterinsurgency operations in the valley will go on as it used to be ear...

Jammu & Kashmir Ramzan Army NICO Counter Insurgency Operations BJP-PDP President Rule 
Army Chief reviews operational preparedness of Spear Corps in Dimapur

Army Chief reviews operational preparedness of Spear Corps in Dimapur

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on Saturday visited the border area of Dimapur-based Spear Corps along the Line of Actual control.  The army chief also visited Taksing and other forwards areas in Arunachal Pradesh and reviewed the operation...

Indian Army Army Spear Corps Dimapur Indo China Relations LAC Eastern Command 
MSP issue: Departments of MoD appear to be at cross-purpose

MSP issue: Departments of MoD appear to be at cross-purpose

Two departments of Defence ministry appeared to be at cross purposes in ensuring implementation of the Military Service Pay (MSP). A procedural wrangle between the Defence ministry and the Finance ministry is keeping at bay the implementation of...

Army Military Service Pay Central Pay Commission Department Of Ex-Servicemen Welfare Leave Encashment Principal Controller Of Defence Accounts 
India, Myanmar discuss bilateral issues

India, Myanmar discuss bilateral issues

India and Myanmar have reviewed the complete range of bilateral relations that include high level visits, security and defence, among others. From Indian side Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale and U Myint Thu, Permanent Secretary in Myanmar’s Mi...

Diplomacy India And Myanmar Bilateral Relations Foreign Office Consultations U Myint Thu Vijay Gokhale 
Sushma Swaraj emplanes for South Africa to attend BRICS, IBSA

Sushma Swaraj emplanes for South Africa to attend BRICS, IBSA

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday emplaned for South Africa to participate in  BRICS and IBSA Ministerial Meetings and also commemorate Making of Mahatma Gandhi at Pietermaritzburg. Her tour will conclude on June 7. During...

Diplomacy Sushma Swaraj South Africa BRICS IBSA Foreign Ministerial Meetings Mahatma Gandhi Phoenix Settlement 
Lt Gen Ranbir Singh appointed Northern Army commander

Lt Gen Ranbir Singh appointed Northern Army commander

Lt Gen Ranbir Singh of the Dogra Regiment, who became famous for the 2016 surgical strikes, has been appointed the new general officer commanding in chief  (GOC-in-C) of Northern Command of the Indian Army. He replaced Lt Gen Anbu, who has bee...

Indian Army Army Northern Command Spear Corps DGMO 
Indian Navy commissions amphibious ship LCU L54 at Port Blair

Indian Navy commissions amphibious ship LCU L54 at Port Blair

Giving an impetus to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ambitious initiative ‘Make-in-India’, the Indian Navy on Friday commissioned indigenously designed amphibious ship IN LCU L54. The ship is the fourth Landing Craft Utility (LCU) Mk class,...

Indian Navy Navy LCU L54 Make In India Amphibious Ship Andaman & Nicobar Command Port Blair 
BrahMos successfully test-fired at Odisha coast

BrahMos successfully test-fired at Odisha coast

BrahMos, supersonic cruise missile was successfully test-fired at 1040 hours today from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) in Balasore, Odisha as part of service life extension programme. The life-extension test firing of BrahMos was conducted from ...

BrahMos DRDO Nirmala Sitharaman Supersonic Cruise Missile. DRDO 
Indian Army Women Officers off to Mt Bhagirathi II

Indian Army Women Officers off to Mt Bhagirathi II

Indian Army Women Officers’ Mountaineering Expedition to Mt Bhagirathi-II (6512 metres) consisting of nine women officers, was flagged off by Director General of Military Training on Monday. The expedition will culminate on June 11. The team a...

Army 
Top Commanders discuss Navy’s Mission Based Deployment

Top Commanders discuss Navy’s Mission Based Deployment

The four-day long Naval Commanders Conference undertook a review of their Mission Based Deployments, culminated on Friday here. “The review was aimed at maximizing benefits accrued from the deployment of Indian Navy ships and aircraft to critical ...

Army Chief Indian Navy Mission Based Deployment Naval Commanders Naval Warfare Navy 
Defence Planning Committee deliberates on geo-strategic landscape

Defence Planning Committee deliberates on geo-strategic landscape

The Defence Planning Committee (DPC) in its first meeting on Thursday deliberated upon the geo-strategic landscape and also agreed to chart a time-bound action plan in keeping with its broad mandate. The meeting was held under the chairmanship of ...

Defence Ministry 
Amid blots of communal riots, two families set example for others

Amid blots of communal riots, two families set example for others

At a time when some of the Indian states are simmering with the blot of communal disharmony and the chasm among different religions of the country seems to be widening on account of some infamous hatred-fueled incidents, there are some which have set...

Communal Harmony Jawaharlal Nehru Diwali Eid Lohri 

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