Army Chief General Bipin Rawat while attending the valedictorian session of the ‘National Conference on Self Reliance in Defence Manufacturing Edition 2.0’, addressed the issue of ‘disputed borders’. He said that it is difficult to see peace on horizon in the near future. He also said the advent of ‘non-contact’ warfare and that it is imminent in the near future. (Hindustan Times)read more
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated the Armoured Systems Complex of Larsen and Toubro in Gujarat, the first private facility in the country where the K9 Vajra self-propelled Howitzer guns will be manufactured. read more
The army should provide a conducive work environment for its women officers, the Supreme Court said on Friday, as it asked the defence ministry to consider a representation by a 39-year-old female lieutenant colonel against her assignment at a place... read more
The Northern Army commander Lt Gen Ranbir Singh on Thursday said the Indian Army was one step ahead of Pakistan and was giving a befitting reply to every single ceasefire violation by the neighbouring country. (Hindustan Times)read more
Remembering fallen soldiers at the Amar Jawan Jyoti started in January 1972, days after Bangladesh was liberated from Pakistan in December 1971. It honours the 3,843 Indian soldiers who laid down their lives in the Bangladesh Liberation War and was started... read more
Vicky Kaushal attended a special reception hosted by Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat in New Delhi. In a video clip he mentioned that he would never miss a chance to put on the Indian Army uniform again and would love to do more films on the Army. His film ‘Uri’ is based on India’s surgical strikes in Pakistan. The film has received a positive response from audience. (Hindustan Times)read more
A contingent of the Madras regiment of the Indian Army marches during the Army Day parade, at Cariappa Parade Ground, in New Delhi. Observed on January 15, Army Day marks the official handing over of the charge to then Lieutenant General K M Cariappa as the first Commander-in-Chief of the Indian Army.
An unclassified report says Beijing has made enormous military strides in recent years due to a domestic law forcing foreign partners to divulge technical secrets in exchange for access to China’s vast market. read more