Tag: Indian Army

Status, relative seniority of Armed Forces Officers: Delhi High Court issues notice to Defence, Home Ministries

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has issued notice to the Defence and Home ministries in a PIL titled Maj. PK Dharmani and others VS Union of India and others. The petition relates to the Status, relative seniority, equivalence levels of Armed Forces Officers, along with their Pay, Perks, Pensions–including disability Pension, and

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Justice Katju comes under attack for “attempt to divide Army on caste and religious lines”

Lalit Shastri Justice Markandey Katju, former Chairman, Press Council of India and an ex-judge at the Supreme Court of India, has come under severe attack for his latest utterances being described as an attempt to break the cohesion in the Army by bringing in caste and religious factors. Addressing high ranking Generals of the Indian

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Ceasefire violations and cross-border terrorism: The death toll mounts

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Sixty-three persons were killed, including 40 civilians and 23 security personnel, in ceasefire violations and cross-border terrorism in the year 2017 while there were 22 casualties in 2016 and 21 and 2015. This information was given by India’s Minister of State for Defence Dr. Subhash Bhamre in a written reply to

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Army’s Super-40 coaching initiative in Jammu and Kashmir

Chief of Army Staff, General Bipin Rawat today met and complimented the students from Army’s Super-40 coaching initiative that has been training local children to take Engineering Entrance Examination. Army’s Super – 40 initiative for coaching the J&K youth for Engineering Entrance Exams broke all previous records as 26 boys and two girls from the state

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General Bipin Rawat compliments all ranks for Indian Army’s strong image

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: General Bipin Rawat, the Army Chief today underscored the strong image of Indian Army and exhorted all ranks to further strengthen its professional reputation. The Army chief was delivering his opening address at the Biannual Army Commander’s Conference at Manekshaw Centre in Delhi Cantt. He said that all systems were working

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Surgical strike on terror camps in PoK: Any aggression will not go unanswered says Pakistan

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi/Islamabad: After last night’s surgical strike on launch pads in Pak Occupied Kashmir by Indian Army to neutralize terrorists, Pakistan today afternoon in a message to India said  that “any such aggression will not go unanswered or unpunished”. Pakistan is ready to defend its people and territory from “any Indian aggression or

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India goes for surgical strike to neutralize terrorists at launch pads along the LoC

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: The Indian army conducted surgical strikes last night at launch pads along the Line of Control where some terrorist teams had positioned themselves to carry out infiltration and terrorist strikes in Jammu & Kashmir and in various metros in India. The operations were basically focused to ensure that these terrorists do

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Indian Army blasts insurgent groups along the Indo- Myanmar border

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: Within days of the terrorist attack on an Army convoy in Manipur, the Indian Army today countered planned assaults and averted threats to the civilian population and security forces by conducting cross-border operations inside Myanmar and inflicted significant casualties on two separate groups of insurgents along the Indo- Myanmar border. The

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