The CBI carried out a preliminary inquiry which revealed that undue advantage was paid to an entire chain of army officials and unit representatives involved in checking of quality and quantity of items being supplied. read more
Seven residents of the Sirnoo village in Pulwama were killed while protesting near the encounter site. Three militants, including an army deserter, and a soldier were also killed in the operation. read more
A landmine exploded near the anti-infiltration obstacle system when an Army column was on patrol duty along the LoC in Akhnoor sector of Jammu district late this afternoon, the officer said, quoting preliminary information. read more
Ishfaq Ahmed Ganie, who was injured in a mysterious shooting incident near a camp of the Indian Army in central Kashmir’s Budgam district on Friday evening, succumbed to his injuries at the Sheri Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) in Srinagar... read more
At the Remount and Veterinary Corps Canine Rehabilitation Centre in Meerut, Bacchar, a 14-year-old Labrador, Danika, a vivacious three-year-old German Shepherd forced into early retirement after injuring a leg during a drill, and Bear, 11, a Greater Swiss Mountain Dog, who served as a rescue dog in Siachen, are among 30 dogs living out their post retirement days at India’s only home for retired Army dogs.
For police officers, the ex-gratia has been hiked to Rs 70 lakh from the existing Rs 48 lakh in case of death in militancy-related incidents. For Special Police Officers, the ex-gratia has been increased to Rs 30 lakh from the existing Rs 14.50 lakh. read more
Rahul (22) in army uniform and Army CO (commanding officer) written on his car tried to enter Chaubattia, but army personnel there stopped him and sought identification documents, which he could not produce. read more
Vinesh Phogat of India (in orange) grapples Uzbekistan's D Yakhshimuratova in the semi-finals of women’s 50kg freestyle wrestling event at Asian Games 2018, in Jakarta. Phogat won her bout in little over a minute to storm into the title round, beating Yakhshimuratova by technical superiority.