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I prayed for death during Pakistan’s custody, says Chandu Babulal Chavan

The Indian soldier, Chandu Babulal Chavan, who was in Pakistan’s captivity for four months said on Friday that he was so distressed with the treatment of Pakistanis that he even...

Mar 24, 2017 20:35 PM

Russia: Six suspected militants, 6 soldiers killed in a firefight in Chechnya

Six suspected militants and six soldiers were killed in a firefight in the volatile North Caucus region, confirmed Russian authorities.The National Anti-terrorism Committee said in...

Mar 24, 2017 17:59 PM

Causalities of ‘war’: 400,000 Afghan children expected to drop out of school

Thursday marked the first day of the new school year in Afghanistan, but around one-third of all children - 3.7 million - were not in attendance, the advocacy group said.

Mar 24, 2017 09:42 AM

Army lost 68 soldiers in 15 terror attacks in 2016, govt tells Parliament

In a written response to a question in Lok Sabha, Subhash Bhamre, Minister of State for Defence, said 10 cases of terror attacks were recorded in 2014, followed by 11 in 2015, 15...

Mar 17, 2017 20:32 PM

Ukraine's army reports 2 soldiers killed and 16 wounded in fresh fighting

Ukraine’s army reported on Saturday, two soldiers killed in clashes with Russian-backed rebels, in a new uptick in violence across eastern Ukraine.

Mar 11, 2017 22:10 PM

Pak Army soldiers killed by militants in cross-border terror attack

“Effective presence, vigilance and response repulsed terrorists attempt. In exchange of fire 5 soldiers were killed yesterday,” the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said...

Mar 06, 2017 13:51 PM

BSF Jawan Tej Bahadur Yadav releases another video seeking protection from persecution

BSF jawan Tej Bahadur Yadav, whose video about the lack of nutritious food for Indian soldiers went viral, has come out with another video, this time complaining about the...

Mar 03, 2017 08:42 AM

Russian jets accidentally bombed US-backed forces in Syria

Russian jets on Wednesday accidentally bombed US-backed forces in Syria, a top US general said Wednesday.

Mar 01, 2017 23:56 PM

Academy revokes sound mixing Oscar nomination for sound engineer Greg P Russell

The Board determined that Russell's actions violated a campaign regulation that unequivocally prohibits telephone lobbying. It states that "contacting Academy members by telephone...

Feb 26, 2017 20:19 PM

Three soldiers, civilian killed in terror attack, five wounded

Two officers—Lt Colonel Mukesh Jha and Major Amardeep Singh - are among the five injured army personnel. The condition of the Major and a soldier was stated to be critical. The...

Feb 23, 2017 21:56 PM