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Heights on both banks of the Pangong lake have been at the centre of the border row between India and China. (AP photo)

Army orders fast patrol boats for surveillance of Pangong lake in Ladakh

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rahul Singh
UPDATED ON JAN 01, 2021 09:45 PM IST
The order - the first defence contract in the New Year - has been placed with a domestic shipyard as part of the Atmanirbhar Bharat campaign to boost self-reliance in the defence sector. The army will begin to accept deliveries of the boats this year.
File photo: Army chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane.(ANI)
File photo: Army chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane.(ANI)

Army chief meets South Korean brass to bolster military ties

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 28, 2020 08:31 PM IST
This is Naravane’s fifth visit to a foreign country during the Covid-19 pandemic after Myanmar, Nepal, United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia.
Army chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane.(ANI)
Army chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane.(ANI)

Army chief Gen Naravane leaves for South Korea on a three-day visit

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent | Edited by Zara Khan
UPDATED ON DEC 28, 2020 06:00 PM IST
The army chief will hold talks with South Korea’s senior military and civilian leadership during the visit (December 28-30)
Bollywood actor Ameesha Patel attended the event and performed on the title track of her debut movie “Kaho Na Pyar Hai” with participants on the stage.(Asian News International)
Bollywood actor Ameesha Patel attended the event and performed on the title track of her debut movie “Kaho Na Pyar Hai” with participants on the stage.(Asian News International)

Army organises cultural event Jashn-e-Baramulla, actor Ameesha Patel takes part

Baramulla (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], | By Asian News International | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta
UPDATED ON DEC 26, 2020 03:40 PM IST
The Chinar Corps of the Indian Army organised the cultural event Jashn-e-Baramulla to promote the talent of youth.
The army had ordered a Court of Inquiry earlier this year after reports appeared on social media that three youths, labelled as terrorists, had been gunned down by its personnel.(ANI file photo/ Representative image)
The army had ordered a Court of Inquiry earlier this year after reports appeared on social media that three youths, labelled as terrorists, had been gunned down by its personnel.(ANI file photo/ Representative image)

Shopian fake encounter: Army completes key inquiry step against two of its personnel

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON DEC 25, 2020 03:59 AM IST
Confirming the development, Army spokesperson Rajesh Kalia said “The Summary of Evidence is being examined by the authorities in consultation with legal advisers for proceeding further. The Indian Army is committed to ethical conduct of operations. ”
Last month, security forces had also discovered a cross-border tunnel, which was used by four Jaish terrorists to enter Jammu before they were killed in an operation at Ban toll plaza near Nagrota.(ANI file photo. Representative image)
Last month, security forces had also discovered a cross-border tunnel, which was used by four Jaish terrorists to enter Jammu before they were killed in an operation at Ban toll plaza near Nagrota.(ANI file photo. Representative image)

Jammu and Kashmir Police bust terror network in Awantipora

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi
UPDATED ON DEC 23, 2020 06:20 PM IST
The six arrested terror associates have been in contact with Pakistani handlers and have targeted security forces by lobbing grenades upon security forces in recent past, the police said, according to ANI.

Kunwar Vikram Singh led CAPSI has been successfully representing the private security industry in India

UPDATED ON DEC 21, 2020 05:00 PM IST
It is CAPSI that persistently persuaded the government for the enactment of the Private Security Agency Regulations Act of 2005.
Indian army's women soldiers patrol at Sadhna Pass in Kupwara district in August.(Representational photo/PTI)
Indian army's women soldiers patrol at Sadhna Pass in Kupwara district in August.(Representational photo/PTI)
Khan rebutted accusations that he does not have any real authority and said that the Pakistan Army is a state institution, which works under him.(AP)
Khan rebutted accusations that he does not have any real authority and said that the Pakistan Army is a state institution, which works under him.(AP)

Pakistan PM Imran Khan says Army ‘works under’ him: Report

Islamabad | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar
UPDATED ON DEC 19, 2020 02:51 PM IST
The Army, which has ruled Pakistan for more than half of its 70 plus years of existence, has hitherto wielded considerable power in the matters of security and foreign policy.
A submarine of the Indian Navy participating in the Second Phase of Malabar 2020 Naval exercise in the Arabian Sea of the Indian Ocean Region.(ANI)
A submarine of the Indian Navy participating in the Second Phase of Malabar 2020 Naval exercise in the Arabian Sea of the Indian Ocean Region.(ANI)

Well positioned to undertake vital role in Indian Ocean region: Army Vice Chief Saini

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar
UPDATED ON DEC 18, 2020 09:37 PM IST
In an address at a military think-tank, he said India believes that adherence to rule of law, transparency, respect for all nations and peaceful resolution of disputes are non-negotiable aspects to harness the vast potential of Indian Ocean.
Retired army personnel at Singhu border.
Retired army personnel at Singhu border.

Delhi: Retired Army veterans join farmers’ protest, celebrate Vijay Diwas at protest venue

By Karn Pratap Singh, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 17, 2020 07:26 AM IST
The retired Army officers said that the farmers and defence personnel are two sides of the same coin and by supporting the farmers they will be able to uphold former Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri’s slogan, “Jai Jawan, Jai Kisan”.
An Indian army soldier takes position near the Line of Control in Nowshera sector of Rajouri near Jammu.(File photo)
An Indian army soldier takes position near the Line of Control in Nowshera sector of Rajouri near Jammu.(File photo)

Away from home, soldiers on LoC battle rogue enemy, bitter cold

Hindustan Times, Jammu | By Ravi Krishnan Khajuria
UPDATED ON DEC 16, 2020 12:40 PM IST
A junior commissioned officer and 10 other soldiers patrol the LoC and the critical stretches are led by an officer
The colonel was booked on Sunday for allegedly raping his friend’s wife at the Officers’ Mess, police said.(Raj K Raj/HT Photo)
The colonel was booked on Sunday for allegedly raping his friend’s wife at the Officers’ Mess, police said.(Raj K Raj/HT Photo)

Army colonel facing rape charges held

Kanpur | By Press Trust Of India | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar
PUBLISHED ON DEC 16, 2020 01:45 AM IST
After raping the woman, the colonel took leave from his bosses and went missing to evade arrest.
Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat said that the three forces -- Army, Navy and Air Force -- will be integrated, while retaining the niche capabilities of each service.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)
Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat said that the three forces -- Army, Navy and Air Force -- will be integrated, while retaining the niche capabilities of each service.(Sonu Mehta/HT PHOTO)

China’s PLA carrying out development work in Tibet; India ready for any eventuality, says CDS Rawat

Kolkata | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Deepali Sharma
PUBLISHED ON DEC 14, 2020 09:41 PM IST
Indian forces are carefully watching the activities of the PLA at Doklam, where the armies of the two most populous countries in the world were engaged in a 73-day eyeball-to- eyeball stand-off in 2017.
Whether it is a football match or a rifle firing competition, an encounter with terrorists or battle on the LOC, soldiers will do anything to win
Whether it is a football match or a rifle firing competition, an encounter with terrorists or battle on the LOC, soldiers will do anything to win

What I learnt from the Army: Lieutenant General Satish Dua (retired)

Hindustan Times | By Satish Dua
PUBLISHED ON DEC 13, 2020 08:09 AM IST
In an exclusive story penned for HT Brunch, the former Lieutenant General says that if we don’t work together, we won’t win. If we don’t win, we die...
In this picture from November 6, army soldiers near the site of a gunfight with militants in Meej village, Pampore in Pulwama district, Jammu and Kashmir.(Waseem Andrabi/ Hindustan Times)
In this picture from November 6, army soldiers near the site of a gunfight with militants in Meej village, Pampore in Pulwama district, Jammu and Kashmir.(Waseem Andrabi/ Hindustan Times)

Pak using heavier artillery for LoC violations: Army vice chief

Hindustan Times, Dehradun | By Kalyan Das
UPDATED ON DEC 13, 2020 05:53 AM IST
Lt Gen Saini was interacting with media persons on the sidelines of Passing out Parade of the autumn term of Indian Military Academy(IMA) in Dehradun where he was the reviewing officer.
Retired Colonel Prithipal Singh Gill who is the only person to have served in all three wings of Indian defence forces turned 100 on Friday(Twitter)
Retired Colonel Prithipal Singh Gill who is the only person to have served in all three wings of Indian defence forces turned 100 on Friday(Twitter)

Col Prithipal Singh, World War 2 veteran and only officer to serve in army, navy, air force, turns 100

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Ayshee Bhaduri
UPDATED ON DEC 12, 2020 05:27 PM IST
Retired Colonel Prithipal Singh Gill was born in pre-Independent India’s Patiala in 1920. The defence veteran has served in World War II, the Indo-Pak War of 1965, and as a sector commander with Assam Rifles in Manipur.
‘Little Priyanka Chopra’ poses in her father’s army uniform.
‘Little Priyanka Chopra’ poses in her father’s army uniform.

Priyanka Chopra honours late father’s memory with a throwback picture wearing his uniform, says ‘he was my idol’

Hindustan Times | By HT Entertainment Desk
UPDATED ON DEC 11, 2020 07:38 AM IST
Actor Priyanka Chopra has shared a throwback picture of her as a child, wearing her father’s army uniform. The picture will be included in her upcoming book.
(Representative Image)
(Representative Image)

Truck plunges into rivulet in Ramban, 4 rescued

Hindustan Times/Jammu | By HT Correspondent, Jammu
UPDATED ON DEC 09, 2020 01:16 AM IST
The soldiers had to rappel around 80m to reach the truck, which had overturned
The Army had placed an order for 124 of the Mark1A tanks in the first go and is now likely to order more if they meet its requirements.(Bloomberg (Representative Image))
The Army had placed an order for 124 of the Mark1A tanks in the first go and is now likely to order more if they meet its requirements.(Bloomberg (Representative Image))

DRDO’s new Arjun tank demonstrates advanced capability to Army

New Delhi | By Asian News International | Posted by Nilavro Ghosh
PUBLISHED ON DEC 08, 2020 10:10 PM IST
The Mark1A are the advanced version of the two regiments of the Arjun tanks in the Army and the force is looking to place orders for 118 more of these.
India is central to the economic and geopolitical thinking of Asia and global economics and politics(ANI)
India is central to the economic and geopolitical thinking of Asia and global economics and politics(ANI)

Decoding India’s latest diplomatic push in the West Asian theatre | Opinion

By Kabir Taneja
UPDATED ON DEC 09, 2020 10:25 AM IST
While successfully balancing relations between Israel, Iran and Saudi Arabia power blocks, New Delhi’s affinity for this Gulf outreach is rooted in geopolitical and geo-economic realities
Gen Naravane is set to hold talks with the military and civilian leadership of both countries(ANI R Raveendran)
Gen Naravane is set to hold talks with the military and civilian leadership of both countries(ANI R Raveendran)

A boost for defence ties in West Asia | HT Editorial

Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON DEC 07, 2020 01:13 AM IST
Gen Naravane’s visit could lead to greater military exchanges, including joint exercises and defence cooperation, with a region that occupies a significant space in India’s national security interests
Navy chief Admiral Karambir Singh talked about bolstering the strength of the force amidst the Ladakh-China row that started due to the aggression from the PLA.(ANI)
Navy chief Admiral Karambir Singh talked about bolstering the strength of the force amidst the Ladakh-China row that started due to the aggression from the PLA.(ANI)

‘Ready to tackle Covid-19, China’: Navy chief Admiral Karambir Singh

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Deepali Sharma
PUBLISHED ON DEC 03, 2020 02:01 PM IST
On surveillance activities, the navy chief said the two predator drones taken on lease are aiding the navy to fill the capability gap.
The admit cards for the already registered candidates will be sent thorough registered e-mail from January 26 to February 9 2021.(AFP file)
The admit cards for the already registered candidates will be sent thorough registered e-mail from January 26 to February 9 2021.(AFP file)

Army to hold recruitment rally for 10 Jammu districts in February-March

Hindustan Times, Jammu | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON DEC 01, 2020 07:41 PM IST
Army recruitment rally: Army will hold a recruitment rally for the districts of Udhampur, Poonch, Rajouri, Doda, Kishtwar, Ramban, Reasi, Jammu, Samba and Kathua at Jammu next year.
In this file photo from September, General MM Naravane, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) undertaking a firsthand assessment of the situation along the Line of Control.(PTI)
In this file photo from September, General MM Naravane, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) undertaking a firsthand assessment of the situation along the Line of Control.(PTI)

Terrorists making ‘desperate attempts’ to infiltrate into J-K: Army chief

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Shankhyaneel Sarkar
UPDATED ON NOV 28, 2020 09:13 PM IST
Army chief Naravane’s comments came at a time when Jammu and Kashmir is conducting its first polls after the abrogation of Article 370.
The idea behind the deployment of the MARCOS in Eastern Ladakh where Indian Air Force’s Garud operatives and Indian Army’s Para Special Forces, which have been there since day one of the conflicts, is to enhance the integration of the three services.(HT Archive)
The idea behind the deployment of the MARCOS in Eastern Ladakh where Indian Air Force’s Garud operatives and Indian Army’s Para Special Forces, which have been there since day one of the conflicts, is to enhance the integration of the three services.(HT Archive)

India-China faceoff: Indian Navy’s MARCOS deployed near Ladakh’s Pangong lake

New Delhi | By Asian News International | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar
UPDATED ON NOV 28, 2020 06:14 PM IST
Indian Army’s Special Forces including the Para Special Forces and Cabinet Secretariat’s Special Frontier Force have been operating in Eastern Ladakh for carrying out special operations for a long time.
Kanika Rane.(Photo: Sourced)
Kanika Rane.(Photo: Sourced)

Mumbai: Martyr’s widow commissioned into Army; set to fulfil his dream of serving nation

Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Ram Parmar
UPDATED ON NOV 24, 2020 10:14 AM IST
Kanika Rane cleared the Service Selection Board exam in 2019 to enrol for the course that ended on Saturday
Rahul Singh Diwakar and his bride getting married in Chandigarh on Monday.(HT Photo)
Rahul Singh Diwakar and his bride getting married in Chandigarh on Monday.(HT Photo)

With the groom in a wheelchair, this is a story of true love

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent, Chandigarh
UPDATED ON NOV 24, 2020 12:04 AM IST
The wedding of Rahul Singh Diwakar, a quadriplegic, and Anamika, who has no disabilities, in Chandigarh on Monday, is one chapter in the story of love triumphing over trauma
Central Reserve Police Force  (CRPF) personnel stand guard at Jammu & Kashmir National Highway after  an encounter at Ban Toll Plaza in Nagrota, in Jammu district.(PTI)
Central Reserve Police Force  (CRPF) personnel stand guard at Jammu & Kashmir National Highway after  an encounter at Ban Toll Plaza in Nagrota, in Jammu district.(PTI)

Massive operation on to find tunnel suspected to have been used by Jaish terrorists killed in Nagrota

Srinagar | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Arpan Rai
UPDATED ON NOV 22, 2020 05:48 PM IST
All the four terrorists were killed in a gunfight when a Kashmir-bound truck, in which they were travelling, was stopped for checking at Ban toll plaza on Jammu-Srinagar national highway on Thursday.
The Army will conduct the recruitment rally for unmarried male candidates from December 10 to 19, 2020.(HT file)
The Army will conduct the recruitment rally for unmarried male candidates from December 10 to 19, 2020.(HT file)

IAF recruitment rally 2020 to be conducted from December 10 for Group X and Y trades, check details

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Akhilesh Nagari
UPDATED ON NOV 22, 2020 04:46 PM IST
IAF recruitment rally 2020: Once the registration begins, interested and eligible candidates will be able to apply for the IAF recruitment rally online at airmenselection.cdac.in on or before November 28, 2020, until 5pm.
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