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IAS officers to adopt family of martyred soldiers of Defence Forces, CAPF

In a unique initiative, IAS officers will adopt families of security personnel, who lost their lives in Maoist combat, anti-terror operations or maintaining law and order.

Apr 28, 2017 23:53 PM

Kupwara army camp attack: Fidayeen attack leaves 3 soldiers martyred in J&K; two suspected JeM terrorists gunned down

Two army jawans and an army captain were martyred on Thursday when militants attacked an army camp in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir. According to sources, two suspected...

Apr 27, 2017 10:20 AM

More than 50 Afghan soldiers killed in Taliban attack near Mazar-i-Sharif: US military

“More than 50 Afghan soldiers have been killed” in a Taliban attack on Friday on their base near the northern city of Mazar-i-Sharif, a US military spokesman told AFP.

Apr 21, 2017 23:10 PM

At least 8 killed, 11 wounded in Taliban attack on Afghan soldiers' base

The ongoing Taliban attack on Afghan soldiers base in northern Afghanistan on Friday, at least 8 soldiers have been killed and 11 wound, the defence ministry told.

Apr 21, 2017 22:33 PM

Two videos of youths allegedly being beaten by soldiers emerge

In one of the videos, a student of Pulwam College is purportedly seen pinned to the ground by four army personnel and being thrashed with a cane.

Apr 15, 2017 22:59 PM

Video: Poet Kumar Vishwas asks Indians to unite, demands strict action against people assaulting soldiers

Dr. Kumar Vishwas emphasised that it is necessary to put fear in separatists' heart and also help people of the state to participate in mainstream politics.

Apr 15, 2017 12:42 PM

Army finds bodies of three soldiers gone missing after multiple avalanches

On Friday, army found bodies of three soldiers who had gone missing after multiple avalanches that struck their post in Batalik sector of Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir.

Apr 07, 2017 21:11 PM

J-K: 3 Indian Army soldiers die, 2 others rescued in multiple avalanches in Batalik Sector

Three Indian Army soldiers lost their lives after being hit by multiple avalanches in Batalik Sector of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday night. Five soldiers of the Indian Army were...

Apr 07, 2017 14:00 PM

LoC surgical strikes: President Pranab Mukherjee awards Shaurya Chakras to soldiers

In order to appreciate the efforts of soldiers during the daring surgical strike across the Line of Control last year, President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday awarded Shaurya...

Apr 06, 2017 23:29 PM

Avalanche hits Batalik sector in Ladakh; three soldiers missing

Five soldiers of the Indian Army were trapped in Ladakh's Batalik sector, after multiple avalanches hit Jammu and Kashmir today, an Army official said.

Apr 06, 2017 21:56 PM