US army

China objects to India-US military drills near LAC

The 18th edition of the India-US joint military exercise 'Yudh Abhyas' is currently underway in Uttarakhand, about 100 km from the Line of Actual Control (LAC).

published on : 30th November 2022

IAF's Chinook helicopter fleet operating as usual amid reports over 'fuel leaks'

It is learnt that Boeing India has communicated to the IAF that the Chinook CH-47F(I) helicopters being operated by the force are not at all impacted by the problem that has hit the US Army fleet.

published on : 31st August 2022

Amid Taiwan crisis, annual joint exercise of special forces of India, US begins near China border

Both the teams would jointly train, plan and execute a series of special operations, counter-terrorist operations and airborne operations in simulated scenarios on mountainous terrain.

published on : 8th August 2022

Amid Chinese aggression, India, US to carry out mega military exercise in Uttarakhand's Auli in October

The 18th edition of exercise 'Yudh Abhyas' is scheduled to take place from October 14 to 31, sources in the defence and military establishment said on Wednesday.

published on : 4th August 2022

Defence infrastructure being set up by China near India border alarming: US Army commander

The armed forces of India and China have been engaged in a tense border standoff in eastern Ladakh since May 5, 2020, when there was a violent clash between the two sides in the Pangong lake areas.

published on : 8th June 2022

S Jaishankar arrives in New York, to meet UN Secretary-General Guterres

Jaishankar and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh were in Washington DC for the 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue with their US counterparts.

published on : 14th April 2022

US military held over 100 drills near China in 2021 as it practices new war concepts to counter PLA: Report

Based on publicly available information, the US military conducted 95 exercises in and near the disputed South China Sea in 2021, with the actual number exceeding 100.

published on : 28th March 2022

Donald Trump rules out Afghanistan withdrawal, lambasts Pakistan for providing 'safe havens' for terror groups; wants India to help with Afghanistan 'goals'

The US President cleared the way for the deployment of thousands more US troops to Afghanistan Monday, backtracking from his promise to end the war, while pillorying ally Pakistan.

published on : 22nd August 2017

Donald Trump bars transgender individuals from US armed forces

The president tweeted that after consulting with "Generals and military experts," the government will not allow transgender individuals to serve in the US military.

published on : 26th July 2017

Mosul victory marks win for Pentagon war doctrine

The Iraqi military's hard-fought victory over the Islamic State group in Mosul marks a defining moment not just for them.

published on : 10th July 2017

Chelsea Manning shows look as woman after prison release

Army Private Chelsea Manning is revealing her new look as a woman, after being freed from a Kansas military prison and a 35-year sentence for leaking classified materials.

published on : 19th May 2017