Two Indonesian soldiers get seven months' jail for gay sex

While gay sex is barred in the military, it is legal for civilians in the world's biggest Muslim-majority nation, except in the conservative province of Aceh.

published on : 30th November 2022

Real estate firm Evergrande sells land for USD 1 billion as debt crisis looms across China

The price of new homes contracted 1.6 per cent year-on-year, their sharpest decline since August 2015, analysis of figures from Beijing's National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) showed.

published on : 28th November 2022

'Vladimir, answer us': Russian soldiers' mothers challenge Putin

Anger over the fate of mobilised men, which risks degenerating into real discontent, has put the Kremlin in an uncomfortable position, analysts have said.

published on : 25th November 2022

Three try to sell baby girl in Salem, arrested

The rescued baby has been handed over to the District Child Protection Officer.

published on : 9th November 2022

Ruby Rose joins Afghanistan war thriller 'Dirty Angels'

Although it is set during the real-life events of the US’ departure from the war-torn country, the story is completely fictional. Veteran action director Martin Campbell will direct.

published on : 5th November 2022

Delhi L-G V K Saxena approves setting up Four Zila Sainik boards for ex-servicemen

They said the estimated cost of the project will be Rs 16.69 crore, of which the central government will bear 60 per cent share while the rest will be borne by the government.

published on : 19th October 2022

Idaho man dies while fighting as volunteer in Ukraine 

Dane Partridge and his fellow soldiers were in Severodonetsk, a city in the Luhansk region when he was hit in the head with shrapnel during an attack by Russian fighting vehicles, said his sister.

published on : 15th October 2022

Army’s canine soldier Zoom took four bullets, critical

Assault dogs are trained to attack terrorists with rifles hiding in a room or running away after an incident, said Brigadier Devender Kumar of Northern Command. 

published on : 13th October 2022

Palestinian gunman kills woman Israeli soldier in Jerusalem

The attack came hours after a pair of Palestinian teenagers were killed during an Israeli military raid in the occupied West Bank.

published on : 9th October 2022

2 Palestinians killed in Israeli military raid in West Bank

The killing occurred a day after two Palestinian teenagers, ages 14 and 17, were killed by Israeli fire in separate incidents elsewhere in the occupied West Bank.

published on : 8th October 2022

‘A Soldier’s Play’ playwright Charles Fuller dies at 83

“I’d just like to be considered a playwright fortunate enough to have written a ‘hit,’ and who wants to keep on writing plays that break through the wall,″ he told The New York Times in 1982.

published on : 5th October 2022

India vs SA match at Guwahati 'sold out'

Another 12,000 tickets were made available for the public through the district associations, and those were sold over the counters.

published on : 30th September 2022

Girl gang-raped, sold for Rs 50k in Bihar, 3 held

The incident came to light on Thursday night when a team in Mau district of Uttar Pradesh rescued the girl from the captivity of a woman and busted the case.

published on : 30th September 2022

Bihar court issues arrest warrant against Ekta Kapoor, her mother

Kumar, in his complaint in 2020, had alleged that series 'XXX' (Season-2) featured several objectionable scenes related to a soldier's wife.

published on : 28th September 2022

Delhi Metro exhibition pays tribute to India's war heroes, charts DMRC growth story 

Titled 'Veerta Aur Vikas', it also pays tribute to illustrious gallantry award recipients of the country, and was inaugurated at Rajouri Garden Metro Station on the Pink Line of the network.

published on : 1st September 2022

Gujarat government hikes compensation for martyr's kin from Rs 1 lakh to Rs 1 crore

The announcement came hours after 500 ex-servicemen from Gujarat agitated for their long-pending demands, including higher compensation for families.

published on : 22nd August 2022

Missing India soldier’s body found on glacier after 38 years

Discussions between India and Pakistan on demilitarizing the glacier have been unsuccessful.

published on : 17th August 2022

Hyderabad sees increase in unsold housing inventory

The average housing prices in Hyderabad which used to be around Rs 5,000 to Rs 6,000 per sq.ft have risen, making the city the second most expensive residential market after Mumbai. 

published on : 17th August 2022

UAVs, infantry vehicles, patrol boats: Rajnath hands over key military systems to Army to boost combat capability in Ladakh

The other new equipment received by the Army are 'Future Infantry Soldier as a System', anti-personnel mine 'Nipun', infantry protected mobility vehicle, rugged and automatic communication system.

published on : 16th August 2022

Bollywood actor Ayushmann Khurrana spends day with BSF jawans in Jammu

The clips show Ayushmann working out, jogging and playing cricket with the jawans. He later went to the Border Security Force Frontier HQ, Jammu, where he was seen dancing and planting a tree.

published on : 15th August 2022
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