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Pulwama Attack aftermath: Ladakh sees mass prayers and candle marches for martyrs (Pics)

Ladakh was rejoicing after Modi government’s historic decision on the creation of a separate Administrative/Revenue division of Ladakh which would eventually help this region to get the status of Union Territory. The festive atmosphere, however, turned into silent grief after the Pulwama Attack. To show the support for the Jawans, hundreds and thousands of people […]

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Know the percentage of Women in the Indian Armed Forces

Presently women along-with men candidates are recruited in Indian Army as Officers through Short Service Commission (SSC) on all India merit basis.  Women Officers are inducted in Army Service Corps, Army Ordnance Corps, Army Education Corps, Judge Advocate General Branch, Corps of Engineers, Corps of Signals, Intelligence Corps, Corps of Electrical & Mechanical Engineers, Army […]

Kerala Flood: India won’t take foreign assistance but appreciates the offer

The offer of assistance for Kerala Flood has been politely declined by India. In response to queries regarding media reports on international assistance for flood relief measures, the Official Spokesperson of the Ministry of External Affairs said: “The Government of India deeply appreciates offers from several countries, including from foreign governments, to assist in relief […]

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World Class Bullet Proof Jackets for Army Under ‘Make In India’

The government of India has said that a major contract through capital procurement route, for procurement of 1,86,138 Bullet Proof Jackets (BPJs) has been signed. The impending requirement of the Indian Army for effective BPJs, has been met after successful conduct of stringent field evaluation trials. The contracted  Bullet Proof Jackets have contemporary and state-of-the-art […]

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Indian Army quashes Times of India article

Leading daily Times of India did a story titled ‘How Suspended Armyman Pulled Off Burglaries’ which caught the attention of Indian Army. The Times of India story detailed an operation done by a joint team of military intelligence and Delhi Police crime branch which was launched to investigate the source of military stickers found on the car […]

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Defence Acquisition Council clears procurement worth Rs 1850 crore

The Defence Acquisition Council (DAC), chaired by Raksha Mantri Nirmala Sitharaman, met yesterday and accorded approval to Capital Acquisition Proposals of the Services valued at over Rs 1850 crore. These include, okayed by Defence Acquisition Council,  procurement of essential quantity of Infantry Combat Vehicle (BMPs-2/2k) for Mechanised Infantry and other Arms and Services at an estimated cost […]