Tag: Indian Army

‘Cherish current trend’: China to India as LAC breakthrough eludes | India News

BEIJING: Despite no breakthrough yet again in the marathon military talks, the Chinese military on Sunday said that India should “cherish the current positive trend”...

Eastern Ladakh: India, China agree to maintain stability on ground; avoid any new incidents

India and China held detailed deliberations on disengagement in remaining areas of eastern Ladakh and agreed to jointly maintain stability on the ground, avoid any...

Indian Army chief General Naravane meets Bangladesh’s Navy, Air Force chiefs; holds defence talks

Indian Army chief Gen MM Naravane on Thursday met Bangladesh‘s Air Force and Navy chiefs, and discussed issues of mutual interest and matters on bilateral...

Central Asia outreach: Famed Indian battalion trains Uzbek troops for counter terror operations

A battalion famed for a brave last stand against Chinese forces in the 1962 war is training crack troops from the Uzbekistan Army as part...

Supreme Court notice to Centre on plea raising issue of exclusion of female candidates from joining NDA

The Supreme Court Wednesday sought responses from the Centre and others on a plea which has raised the issue of exclusion of eligible and willing...

US, Indian Army soldiers celebrate Basant Panchami in Rajasthan

JAIPUR: Amid the 16th edition of the Indo-US joint military exercise ‘Yudh Abhyas‘, at Mahajan Field Firing Ranges (MFFR) at Bikaner in Rajasthan), there was...

How India changed the playbook and took China by surprise

(This story originally appeared in on Feb 11, 2021) NEW DELHI: The process of disengagement between Indian and Chinese armies that began on Wednesday on...

India’s ‘legacy challenges’ have only grown in scale and intensity: Army chief | India News

NEW DELHI: In a reference to the eastern Ladakh row, chief of Army Staff Gen MM Naravane on Thursday said the situation along the northern...

Pioneering paws: Indian Army using dogs to detect Covid-19 to cut time delay | India News

NEW DELHI: In a first for the country, the Indian Army is using its dogs for quick detection of Covid-19 to cut down time delays...

HAL hands over ALHs to Indian Navy and Coast Guard; LUH Army Variant receives IOC

Bengaluru: State-run aerospace behemoth Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd () on Friday said it has handed over three Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH Mk III) to the Indian...

View: Tracks, tractors and tanks

‘Tractors Versus Tanks!’ newspaper headlines proclaimed after this year’s Republic Day. Thankfully, the two didn’t come into direct conflict, but the juxtaposition was striking, with...

Galwan hero Colonel Santosh Babu awarded with Maha Vir Chakra

Colonel Bikumalla Santosh Babu, who led his troops against the “vicious” Chinese attack in Galwan Valley in eastern Ladakh in June last year, has been...

Ladakh standoff: Indian and Chinese armies hold over 11-hour-long military talks

New Delhi: After a gap of over two-and-half months, India and China on Sunday held the ninth round of military talks specifically focusing on ways...

Shopian encounter: Police chargesheet says Army captain, 2 others attempted to destroy evidence | India News

SHOPIAN: The Army captain involved in the fake encounter in Kashmir’s Shopian district last July and two other civilian accused haven’t provided any information about...

Indian Army: View: How Indian forces are ready to take on the adversary during the Ladakh standoff

Pangong-Tso, a calm saltwater lake situated at almost 14,000 feet in Eastern Ladakh is considered holy for both Indians as well as Tibetans. It has...

DRDO develops multiple products to help Indian Army battle extreme cold in deployment against China | India News

NEW DELHI: With over 50,000 Indian troops are deployed in Eastern Ladakh to fight against China, the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has developed...

From abroad, Rahul directing Cong rumour-mongering: BJP | India News

NEW DELHI: Intensifying attack on Congress for questioning the DCGI’s approval to Covid vaccines, BJP on Monday said Rahul Gandhi, while on a vacation abroad,...

Goa Shipyard to build 12 patrol boats for Pangong deployment

New Delhi: Goa Shipyard Limited (GSL) has bagged the Rs 65-crore contract to build 12 anti-ramming patrol boats that would be deployed at Pangong Lake...

Gen Naravane holds talks with South Korean counterpart on boosting bilateral military ties

Chief of Army Staff Gen M M Naravane held extensive talks with his South Korean counterpart, Gen Nam Yeong Shin, on ways to boost bilateral...

India, China agreed that next round of military talks should be held soon: MEA

NEW DELHI: India and China have agreed that the next round of military talks should be held soon for working towards an “early and complete”...

Indian Army to test indigenous artillery system with 48-km strike range

(This story originally appeared in on Dec 21, 2020) NEW DELHI: The Army will soon begin testing an indigenously-developed artillery system, which the DRDO contends...

ATAGS howitzer best in world, no need for imported artillery guns: DRDO

BALASORE: Maintaining that the ATAGS howitzer is the best gun in the world with the capability to strike targets at the longest range of 48...

Side by side with the Himalayan standoff, another front opens in India-China feud

Indian officials say China is assisting rebel groups that have stepped up attacks on its border with Myanmar in recent months, opening another front in...

Malegaon blast case: MP Pragya Thakur fails to appear in court | India News

MUMBAI: A special NIA court here on Thursday said the trial in 2008 Malegaon blast case will resume from Friday and directed all the seven...

India, Nepal share ‘very strong’ relationship: Foreign secretary Harsh Shringla | India News

KATHMANDU: India shares a “very strong” relationship with Nepal and is keen to further strengthen the bilateral ties, foreign secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla said on...