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Indian Army Day: When Bollywood Courted Controversy From The Men In Uniform

Jan 15, 2022 Prateek Sur

On this Indian Army Day, let’s have a look at some of the recent instances when Bollywood filmmakers messed up some details while representing the army.

'India Looking Forward To Constructive Dialogue': Official Sources Say Ahead Of 14th Round Of Sino-India Military Talk

Jan 10, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

As a result of a series of military and diplomatic talks, the two sides completed the disengagement process last year in the north and south banks of the Pangong lake and in the Gogra area.

Images Of Indian Army's New Year Celebration At Galwan Surface

In one of the photos, released by the sources in the Indian security establishment, around 30 Indian soldiers were seen with the national flag.

CM Himanta Biswa Sarma Calls For A Redefinition Of Assam Police's Role

Jan 03, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

Addressing the inaugural session of a two-day conference of superintendents of police, Biswa Sarma said the force needs to tackle insurgency and also maintain the sovereignty of the country.

Maharashtra: Imposter Detained For Entering Army Camp In Nashik

Maharashtra: The imposter claimed he was a major in the 115 Field Regiment in Haryana’s Hisar, after he was intercepted at the gate of Nashik Army Camp.

18 December, 2021

BJP Accuses Kerala's Ruling Left of 'Insulting' Gen Rawat

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Chandrasekhar said the Left has created a political culture "where it is absolutely okay for people working in a state government or members of a political party in a state to denigrate Indian heroes.

16 December, 2021

Vijay Diwas 50th Anniversary: Parliament Lauds India’s Armed Forces


Vijay Diwas 50th anniversary marks India’s victory over Pakistan in the 1971 war, which lead to the liberation of Bangladesh from Pakistan.

16 December, 2021

Vijay Diwas: PM Modi Recalls Valour Of Indian Army; Lauds Bangladeshi Freedom Fighters


Vijay Diwas: On 50th anniversary Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauded the valour of Indian Army, and the sacrifices made by Bangladeshi freedom fighters for their nations liberation.

14 December, 2021

Coonoor Helicopter Crash: Lt Colonel Harjinder Singh, Three Other Security Personnel Laid To Rest

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Thousands of people lined the streets as the mortal remains of the soldiers, wrapped in the tricolour, were brought to their native places in flower-bedecked military vehicles.

08 December, 2021

Bipin Rawat Chopper Crash: Sports World Mourns Tragic Death Of 'India's Pride' Chief Of Defence Staff General


Gen Bipin Rawat, his wife Madhulika and 11 other armed forces personnel died on Wednesday after the military helicopter they were travelling in crashed near Coonoor in Tamil Nadu.

07 December, 2021

Nagaland Ambush: Major General Rank Officer To Head Indian Army's Court Of Enquiry


According to sources, the inquiry headed by a Major General rank officer of Indian Army will primarily focus on the 'intelligence' and the 'circumstances' on which the operation of the 21 Para Special Forces was based on.


06 December, 2021

Nagaland Firing: FIR Alleges Intention Of Army Unit Was To Murder And Injure Civilians

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The Army on Sunday,expressed deep regret over the incident and ordered a Court of Inquiry. Home Minister Amit Shah will make a detailed statement on the incident in Lok Sabha today.

01 December, 2021

Sanjay Dutt Roped In As Brand Ambassador Of '50 Years Of Arunachal Pradesh' Celebrations

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The celebrations would start from January 20 to February 20 next year, commemorating the birth of Arunachal Pradesh as a state.

26 November, 2021

Victory Flame Of 1971 War Reaches Kolkata, Part Of Golden Jubilee Celebrations

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The Victory Flame will be taken to the residences of the heroes of the 1971 war who were awarded medals for their gallantry, the Defence official said.

20 November, 2021

Arunachal Pradesh Governor Says, "India Would Not Have Faced Reverses In 1962 War If Country Had Strong Leadership"

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B.D. Mishra said that the Centre, under Prime Minister Narendra Modi, is always concerned about the welfare of Army troopers.

04 November, 2021

Diwali: Indian Army Exchanges Sweets With Pakistan To Mark Festive Spirit Amid Spate Of Killings In J&K

Naseer Ganai

While the ceasefire along the LoC is in place, October has seen 50 killings in the interiors of J&K. The slain include 11 members of the Indian Army, 13 civilians including five minority community members and 17 militants.

04 November, 2021

PM Modi Meets Soldiers In J&K, Says 'I want To Spend Diwali With Family So I Join You'

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Since 2014, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has made it a point to visit troops on Diwali. This time in Nowshera, he said that India must enhance its military capabilities in line with the changing world.


30 October, 2021

Mysterious Blast Along LoC Kills Army Officer And Solider

Naseer Ganai

The blast has occurred at a time when the Poonch operation has entered a 2oth day in the region. Poonch and Rajouri districts fall in Pir Panchal region of Jammu.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

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