Indian Army
India  /  Published 25.01.21

Sikkim: minor face-off at Naku La

  Indian and Chinese troops were engaged in a "minor face-off" at Naku La area in North Sikkim on January 20 and it was resolved by local commanders as per established protocols, the I...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 23.01.21

Qualification for Gorkha relaxed

The defence ministry has relaxed the education qualification needed for Gorkhas to join the Indian Army after reports that the number of recruits from the community in the force had been decreasing fo...
By Vivek Chhetri in Darjeeling

India  /  Published 16.01.21

Army chief: Don’t test patience

Army chief General M.M. Naravane on Friday said India was committed to resolving the border standoff with China through military and political efforts but “no one should commit the mistake of te...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 14.01.21

Rajnath: promise to give ‘befitting’ reply

India does not support a war but its soldiers are ready to give a befitting reply if any ‘superpower’ hurts the country's pride, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Thursday amid th...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Bengaluru

India  /  Published 14.01.21

Military: plea to get back adultery law

The Centre on Wednesday urged the Supreme Court to keep the armed forces outside the ambit of a 2018 judgment decriminalising adultery under the Indian Penal Code. The government argued that personne...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi


India  /  Published 13.01.21

LAC: army ‘to hold ground’

Army chief General M.M. Naravane on Tuesday said India was prepared to hold its ground in eastern Ladakh “as long as it takes” to achieve the national objectives and his force was alert an...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 12.01.21

Ladakh: Army on high alert

  Chief of Army Staff Gen MM Naravane on Tuesday said he was hopeful that India and China will be able to reach an agreement to resolve the eastern Ladakh standoff but at the same time asserted ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 09.01.21

Indian Army apprehends Chinese soldier

A Chinese soldier was apprehended by Indian troops from an area south of the Pangong lake in eastern Ladakh in the early hours of January 8, official sources said on Saturday. The People’s Libe...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 09.01.21

Army to vacate plateau at Kargil door

The army has agreed to end its half-century-old occupation of a plateau at the doorstep of Kargil town, marking a rare concession to popular and political demand in any part of the erstwhile Jammu and...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 08.01.21

China mum on border talks

The Chinese People’s Liberation Army is said to have hardened its stand and continues to resist New Delhi’s demand for disengagement and de-escalation of troops from multiple friction poin...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi


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