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Rajnath Singh praises Indira Gandhi for role as PM leading India in 1971 War

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh praised the then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on Thursday for her role in the 1971 war with Pakistan.

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Assam Rifles launches skill training camp for Manipur insurgents

The programme covers Zomi Revolutionary Army cadre living at Muvanlai and the camp has been named Siamzilna Leh Kilamthanka, which means 'new skills, renewed lives'.

14 Oct 2021

India, China fail to break the ice over the standoff in Eastern Ladakh

The 13th India-China Corps Commanders meet was held on October 10 at the Moldo-Chushul border meeting point on the Chinese side. 

11 Oct 2021

India and China discuss LAC disengagement

India has been pushing for disengagement from HotSpring, Depsang and Demchok which have been in standoff mode since long.

11 Oct 2021

Core commander-level talks on Ladakh standoff on October 10

The 13th Corps Commander meeting will take place on Sunday, October 12, at Moldo Garrison, said a source, adding that it was expected to begin at 10:30 am.

10 Oct 2021

India, China troops face-off at Arunachal's Tawang; PLA men detained temporarily

The situation was finally resolved according to the established protocol as agreed by both sides.

08 Oct 2021

Chinese Air Force's presence across LAC won’t affect our operations: IAF chief Chaudhari

Earlier, the Indian Army chief Gen MM Naravane had said that the heavy presence of Chinese soldiers along the LAC is a matter of concern

05 Oct 2021

New Air chief should focus on IAF's indigenous projects, suggest experts

Also, the new air chief will be overseeing the Defence Space Agency (DSA), set up in May 2019, in its initiative to get fully operational.

04 Oct 2021

Increased Chinese deployment across border matter of concern, says Indian Army chief

Gen Naravane said India had made matching deployments in its areas along the LAC and there was no way anyone would be able to behave in an aggressive manner again.

02 Oct 2021

Air Chief Marshal VR Chaudhari takes charge as new Chief of Indian Air Force

CAS VR Chaudhari  is a recipient of Param Vishisht Seva Meda, Ati Vishisht Seva Medal, Vayu Sena Medal and is honorary ADC to the President of India.

30 Sep 2021

Pact inked between navies of India and Australia to bolster cooperation 

The document is significant in the light of the rising India-Australia relationship amid the global focus on Indo-Pacific.

30 Sep 2021

DAC gives approval for acquisition of Make in India equipment of over 13,000 crore for armed forces

Key approvals accorded included helicopters, guided munition and rocket ammunition to cater to the need of the armed forces.

29 Sep 2021

Ordnance Factory Board dissolved, to be restructured into 7 DPSUs from October 1

Ordnance Factory Board dissolved, to be restructured into 7 DPSUs from October 1

29 Sep 2021

LAC standoff: Indian Army plans to put more artillery guns in response to Chinese build-up

Lt Gen TK Chawla, Director General Artillery said that guns have been deployed well but the access to other critical areas continues and more guns will be deployed.

28 Sep 2021

Major rejig in military’s top hierarchy on the anvil 

The start of October will bring a major change in the top hierarchy of the defence forces.

27 Sep 2021