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Fully Deployed Army Force At LAC Is New Normal

After the constant tussle between India-China military, the fully deployed Indian and the Chinese army at the Line of Actual Control (LAC) is new normal. On March 18, Army General Manoj Pande said, "China had forwardly deployed 50,000 troops with heavy weaponry since the PLA transgressions in Galwan, Gogra-Hot Springs and Pangong-Tso on May 5, 2020. Similarly, Indian army is also deployed for the same to tackle the situation.

Sat, 18 Mar 2023 - 08:05 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: LAC, India-China, Military Force, Indian Army, Galwan Valley War

Courtesy: Hindustan Times


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Indian Army Cheetah Helicopter Crashes In Arunachal Pradesh

An Indian Army Cheetah Helicopter crashed near Mandala, Arunachal Pradesh, on March 16. The helicopter was performing an operational sortie near Bomdila, when it was reported to have lost contact with the air traffic control (ATC.) Search parties have been organied, and operations are underway to look for the crew in the helicopter. Furthermore, this is not the first time such tragic crash was reported in AP.

Thu, 16 Mar 2023 - 04:49 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Arunachal Pradesh, Helicopter Crash, Indian Air force, Search Operation, Indian Army

Courtesy: Zee News India

Army Cap

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Army Court Martial Recommends Dismissal & Jail Term For NCO Found Guilty Of Sexual Harassment

An Army Court Martial, has recommended dismissal and one-year jail term for non-commissioned officer (NCO) who was found guilty of sexually harassing a female captain. The incident reportedly occurred last year, when the female officer had visited Sikkim for a river rafting course. The accused reportedly entered the official accommodation of the female officer, and made “sexually coloured” remarks.

Thu, 06 Oct 2022 - 09:02 AM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Sikkim, Sexual Harassment, Indian Army, Court Martial, Non-Commissioned Officer

Courtesy: ANI

Gen Anil Chauhan

Photo: The Kashmir Monitor

CDS General Anil Chauhan Meets Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh

Newly appointed Chief of Defence Staff, Lieutenant General Anil Chauhan met with union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on September 30. This came hours after General Chauhan officially took charge as the new CDS. This is also the first time a retired officer has been reappointed in this position. Notably, India’s first CDS General Bipin Rawat died in a plane crash in Tamil Nadu, last year December.

Fri, 30 Sep 2022 - 06:46 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: CDS, Bipin Rawat, Rajnath Singh, Indian Army, Anil Chauhan

Courtesy: ANI

Anil Chauhan

Photo: The Kashmir Monitor

Lt General Anil Chauhan Becomes New Chief Of Defence Staff

Lieutenant General Anil Chauhan has been appointed as the new Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) on September 27. General Chauhan had retired as the Eastern Army Commander and was serving as the Military Advisor to the National Security Council. This marks the first time a retired officer was appointed at such a position, and a gazette notification was issued to facilitate a change in rules for appointment.

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 - 07:41 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Anil Chauhan, CDS, Indian Army, Bipin Rawat, Lieutenant General

Courtesy: ANI

Agnipath pre-training

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Agnipath Scheme: Army Conducts Pre-Training For Aspirants In North Kashmir’s Baramulla

The Indian Army has organised a two-month pre-training program for Agniveer aspirants, in North Kashmir’s Baramulla. Youths from the said area, and surrounding areas, are taking part in the program, before enrolling for the Agniveer scheme. Reportedly, extensive training for physical conditioning and written examination were conducted, as part of the program. Also, a regular medical checkup was organised. The program acts as a platform for… read-more

Sat, 17 Sep 2022 - 08:02 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: J&K, Baramulla, agnipath, Agniveer, Indian Army

Courtesy: ANI

National Flag

Photo: Emaze

Indian Army, Navy & Force Celebrate 76th Independence Day With Enthusiasm

Marking the historic 75 years of Independence Day, on August 15, the Defence Forces of India are celebrating the 76th Independence Day.  As part of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav (AKAM), commemorative visits are being undertaken by Indian Navy ships to foreign ports on every continent (except Antarctica).  Furthermore, the Indian Air Force also celebrates the event at air bases. Whereas, the Indian Army unfurled 75-foot Tiranga.

Mon, 15 Aug 2022 - 09:48 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Indian Army, Indian Navy, Indian Air force, National Flag, Independence Day

Former England  spinner Monty Panesar

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Former England spinner Monty Panesar Criticises Laal Singh Chaddha For Sikh Potrayal

Former England spinner Monty Panesar has condemned the Bollywood movie Laal Singh Chaddha. The Aamir Khan starter "Laal Singh Chaddha" released on August 11, and gained a lot of criticism, and trending with #Boycott. Amongst the critique, Monty Panesar was disappointed over the portrayal of the lead character, who is a Sikh and called it disrespectful and disgraceful to the Indian Armed Forces, Indian Army and Sikhs.

Fri, 12 Aug 2022 - 04:14 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Former England spinner Monty Panesar, Laal Singh Chaddha, Aamir Khan, Indian Army, sikh

Ajit Doval

Photo: Amar Ujala

Agnipath Scheme: Agniveers Will Have High Stature In Society, Says NSA Ajit Doval

National Security Advisor (NSA) of India Ajit Doval said that Agniveers after four years of service in the Indian armed forces, will have a "high stature in the society". He said that in the fast-growing Indian economy, there will be opportunities, even in for higher education. He further stated that the Agniveers will have age as their advantage, and will also be disciplined after the four-year engagement period.

Tue, 21 Jun 2022 - 07:50 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Ajit Doval, NSA, Agnipath Scheme, Agniveer, Indian Army

Courtesy: ANI


Photo: Firstpost

Indian Army Releases Notification For Agnipath Scheme; Recruitment Begins From July

Indian Army published a notification on June 20 for Agniveer recruiting drive commencing from July, which is part of Agnipath short-term service plan. As a concession to appease the protesters, the Centre increased the maximum age limit for recruitment to 23 years for 2022. Home Ministry has decided to grant Agniveers a 3-year age relaxation above the specified upper age restriction for enlistment into Central Armed Police Forces and Assam… read-more

Mon, 20 Jun 2022 - 04:41 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: agnipath, Indian Army, recruitment, notice, Agniveer

Courtesy: Free Press Journal