The new uniform will be of digital pattern like the troopers of the US Army use. "The camouflage of the changed uniform is better than its previous one," said a senior Indian Army official.
Jyoti Nainwal, the wife of Martyr Naik Deepak Nainwal commissioned in the Indian Army during the Passing Out Parade at Officer’s Training Academy, Chennai
In the post lunch hearing, the bench noted that it has been clarified that those officers, who do not have disciplinary and vigilance proceedings, will also be eligible for grant of PC in accordance with its judgment. It further added that two Lt. Colonel Akansha Shrivastava and Himalini Pant would also be duly considered for PC, as per the criteria laid down, within one month.
The armies of Indian and Pakistani exchanged Diwali sweets at two points on the Line of Control (LoC) in Kashmir on Thursday
Indian Army soldiers posted in forward areas of Kargil, Eastern Ladakh, Siachen and Ladakh Scouts Regimental centre wish Diwali to countrymen.
The Centre on Friday told the apex court that it has cleared 39 women officers found eligible, after reconsideration, but rejected pleas of 25 others.
A number of training activities were carried out by India & US Army contingents during ongoing Yudh Abhyas Exercise. This year the 17th Edition of Indo-US Joint Military Exercise is held at Alaska which will continue for 14 days. Watch this exciting video.
Indian and American soldiers on Saturday (October 16) played friendly matches of Kabaddi, American Football, Soccer and Volleyball as part of "ice-breaking” activities.
General Naravane, who is on a two-day visit to Ladakh, along with several senior Army officials attended the unveiling of "Khadi national flag" that has been installed in Leh on the occasion of the 152nd birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.
It's earned high praise from the normally taciturn General V.P. Malik, a former Chief of Army Staff, who has described it as "a fascinating story written in superb language".
"The exercise is a joint training between both the Armies, which will boost the bilateral relations between India and Kazakhstan," Indian Army said.
In a big development, the Supreme Court last week passed an interim order allowing women to take the admission exam to National Defence Academy (NDA) where earlier only men could join.
A Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO) of the Rashtriya Rifles had suffered bullet injuries in the encounter. He was immediately evacuated to the nearest medical facility, but succumbed to the injuries," Defence Public Relations Officer (PRO), Jammu, Lt Col Devender Anand said.
The initiative is aimed at providing quality education to deserving candidates from the Union Territories and offering them opportunities and the exposure to acquire requisite competence and capability for a secure future.
Appreciating the grave danger to his fellow soldier, he pushed him aside exposing himself to heavy terrorist fire. Maintaining his tactical composure, Major Ravi Kumar Chaudhary effectively engaged the fleeing terrorists at close range resulting in the elimination of one terrorist and grievously injuring another terrorist.
On the eve of Kargil Vijay Diwas, the Army, which has been sharing pictures and videos of the unique rally that is being held as a tribute to the Kargil bravehearts, posted online a video of the interaction.
Alert Army troops fired at two drones found hovering over the Ratnuchak-Kaluchak military areas, a Defence spokesperson said on Monday, a day after two drones dropped bombs at an IAF station.
India remembers the brave soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice fighting enemy in the Galwan valley last year.
On the first anniversary of the deadly clashes, the Army said the supreme sacrifice of the soldiers while fighting the adversary in the "most difficult" high altitude terrain will be "eternally etched" in the memory of the nation.
In a first, the Indian Army has opened vacancies for Nepali women in the Corps of Military Police.
The Indian Army on Tuesday paid glowing tributes to its fallen soldiers at Galwan Valley on the first anniversary of their martyrdom while fighting the Chinese at the Line of Actual Control on June 15, 2020.
Vinay Mohan Kwatra, Ambassador of India to Nepal, handed over medical supplies from the Indian Army to Nepal Army chief Gen Purna Chandra Thapa during a ceremony at the Nepali Army Headquarters in Tundikhel.
Inspiring! Pulwama Martyr Major Vibhuti Shankar Doundiyal's wife Nikita Kaul joins Indian Army to start from where her husband had left
Nikita Kaul, wife of Major Vibhuti Shankar Dhoundiyal, who sacrificed his life in the Pulwama attack in Jammu and Kashmir in 2019, has donned the olive green to continue the legacy of her husband.
The Indian Army deployed 180 teams to assist the civil administration in relief and restoration efforts in areas impacted by Cyclone Tauktae.