Three soldiers were killed and one seriously injured when militants opened fire at an army convoy in Pampore town along the Srinagar-Jammu National Highway on Saturday.
Coming at a time when the country has faced a high level of insurgency from Pakistan, the government has announced the appointment of Lt General Bipin Rawat as the new Army Chief from January 1, 2017 to succeed the present Army chief General Dalbir Singh Suhag.
China aims to win the battle for adversary’s mind by Psychological Warfare even before the battle is joined. She does it in continuum during peace and war. India needs to get her act together on this aspect.
The deal for 145 American ultra-light howitzers, costing about Rs 5,000 crore was recently cleared by the Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS).
India will have a patrol-less, multi-layered smart fence along its borders with Pakistan and Bangladesh by the later part of 2017 even as 20 big global firms are undertaking a technical evaluation for the same, Director General of BSF K K Sharma said today.
Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba today left on a four-day visit to Myanmar during which he will hold talks with the top defence authorities there and seek to deepen bilateral military ties.
Lt Gen Devraj Anbu was today appointed as new chief of strategically important Northern Command in place of Lt Gen D S Hooda, who retires this month end.
Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today said India did not seek war, but would “gouge out eyes” of the enemy if provoked.
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today said the firing from across the border had stopped in the last two days as the enemy was feeling the heat of retaliation
Rajya Sabha Updates Of November 22 On Defence