Indian Army
India  /  Published 30.04.19

Yeti footprints or foot in mouth? Twitter laughs at Indian Army and Modi

The Indian Army became the butt of several jokes after an officer tweeted that its mountaineering expedition team had found footprints of the 'Yeti'. However, in the same tweet chain were many jokes t...
By Manashi Sengupta in New Delhi

India  /  Published 20.02.20

Army chief welcomes SC verdict on permanent commission

Indian Army chief General M. M. Naravane on Thursday said the force has been championing gender equality and the Supreme Court order granting permanent commission to women officers will give it a lot ...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 19.02.20

Time has not yet come for placing women in combat roles: Army officer

Western command general officer commanding-in-chief Lt Gen. R.P. Singh has hailed the Supreme Court order on giving permanent commission to women officers but said placing women in combat roles is an ...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 02.04.19

Unease over ‘Modi sena’ label

Former chief of naval staff Admiral L. Ramdas has written to the Election Commission drawing its attention to Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath’s reference to the army as “Modiji ki sen...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 11.02.20

Women in the army

Women in India are not meant to give orders; they are just meant to take them. The fact that this belief is widely held in the country was evident in new research published by a leadership consulting ...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 31.05.20

Army on video: No violence now

The Indian Army on Sunday said no violence is taking place between Indian and Chinese troops in eastern Ladakh now, after a video purportedly showing clashes emerged on social media. “The contents o...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 31.05.20

Army rejects purported video of Ladakh face-off

The Indian Army on Sunday rejected a video, which emerged on the social media, purportedly showing clashes between Chinese and Indian troops in eastern Ladakh.'The contents of video being circulated a...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 20.10.19

Pak soldiers killed in retaliatory fire

In a major retaliation to Pakistan's unprovoked firing, the Indian Army on Sunday launched heavy artillery attacks targeting at least four terror camps and several Pakistani military positions opposit...
By PTI in New Delhi

Calcutta  /  Published 24.05.20

Tools that cleared roads of trees

Army teams have been deployed across Calcutta to cut uprooted trees and remove them from roads.The Telegraph on Sunday watched from close quarters the work of a joint team of the Kumaon Regiment,...
By Kinsuk Basu in Calcutta

India  /  Published 19.02.19

General to moms: Sons with guns will be killed

The Indian Army has sent a blunt take-no-prisoner message to mothers in Kashmir.“Anybody who has picked up the gun in Kashmir will be eliminated unless he surrenders. This is a message and a request...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar


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