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IAF Receives Over 1.83 Lakh Applications Under Agnipath Scheme In 6 Days

IAF Receives Over 1.83 Lakh Applications Under Agnipath Scheme In 6 Days

The registration process that began on June 24 had seen filing of 94,281 applications by Monday, and 56,960 applications till Sunday. After the scheme was unveiled on June 14, violent protests against it rocked several states for nearly a week, and several...

29 June 2022
Trade Unions In Goa Stage Protest Against Agnipath Scheme

Trade Unions In Goa Stage Protest Against Agnipath Scheme

AITUC general secretary Christopher Fonseca said the Agnipath scheme has dashed the hope of people who had appeared for military selection exams and were...

24 June 2022

Five Ultras, Including Two Minors, Held In Chhattisgarh

A team recovered over 100 gelatin rods, 20 kilograms of urea, wire, two motorcycles and daily consumable items from their possession, he said. The arrested...

Protests Against 'Agnipath' Hit Jammu City, Several Detained

Protests Against 'Agnipath' Hit Jammu City, Several Detained

Bharat Bandh observed in parts of the country, the police tightened security across the city and warned of strict action against those trying to disrupt the...

20 June 2022

'Agnipariksha' For Unemployed, Anti-youth, Fatal...: What Leaders Say About 'Agnipath' Scheme

Several leaders including Rahul Gandhi, Akhilesh Yadav, Mayawati, Tejashwi Yadav and even BJP MP Varun Gandhi have criticised the government's Agniveer scheme...

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15 June 2022
‘Agnipath’ Scheme Reduces Operational Effectiveness Of Armed Forces: Rahul Gandhi

‘Agnipath’ Scheme Reduces Operational Effectiveness Of Armed Forces: Rahul Gandhi

Under ‘Agnipath’ scheme, around 46,000 soldiers will be recruited this year between the ages of 17 and a half years and 21 years into the three services,...


14 June 2022
Enemies Making Desperate Attempts To Create Unrest In Jammu & Kashmir : Lieutenant Governor

Enemies Making Desperate Attempts To Create Unrest In Jammu & Kashmir : Lieutenant Governor

The Lt Governor reiterated that the government is determined to destroy not only terrorists but the entire terror ecosystem in Jammu and Kashmir with a clear...


08 June 2022
Explained: The Centre's Amendment Of CDS Eligibility, CDS Roles & Responsibilities, Delay In Appointment

Explained: The Centre's Amendment Of CDS Eligibility, CDS Roles & Responsibilities, Delay In Appointment

The post of India's Chief of Defence Staff has been vacant since first CDS General Bipin Rawat died in a helicopter crash in December.


15 May 2022
Why Armed Forces Personnel Need To Have Adequate Life Insurance

Why Armed Forces Personnel Need To Have Adequate Life Insurance

Armed forces personnel are often exposed to risks which can leave their families and dependants financially vulnerable


06 May 2022
‘Hybrid’ Militant, Associate Arrested In Jammu And Kashmir’s Baramulla

‘Hybrid’ Militant, Associate Arrested In Jammu And Kashmir’s Baramulla

Preliminary investigation revealed that the arrested duo is linked with proscribed terror outfit LeT, said an official.


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28 March 2022
Indian Navy to commission 2nd squadron of P-8I aircraft on Tuesday

Indian Navy to commission 2nd squadron of P-8I aircraft on Tuesday

On Tuesday, the Indian Navy will commission its second long-range maritime reconnaissance air squadron comprising a fleet of P-8I aircraft to add muscle to its...


16 March 2022
SC Upholds Centre's Decision On 'One Rank One Pension': What Is OROP?

SC Upholds Centre's Decision On 'One Rank One Pension': What Is OROP?

A longstanding demand among the Indian armed forces and veterans, One Rank One Pension (OROP) means 'same pension, for same rank, for same length of...


14 March 2022
42 Military Personnel Killed In Air Accidents Over Last 5 Years In India: Here Are The Recent Major Crashes

42 Military Personnel Killed In Air Accidents Over Last 5 Years In India: Here Are The Recent Major Crashes

The last year has been particularly tragic for the defence forces as there have been more than 20 fatalities among armed forces personnel in over a dozen...


13 March 2022
India’s Accidental Firing Of Unarmed Missile Into Pakistan Raises Questions of Safety Protocols

India’s Accidental Firing Of Unarmed Missile Into Pakistan Raises Questions of Safety Protocols

If the Indian missile had hit a crowded area or a commercial flight, the situation would have taken a dangerous turn. It is for New Delhi now to find out what...


11 March 2022
Indian Missile Mistakenly Fired Into Pakistan, High-Level Inquiry Ordered: Defence Ministry

Indian Missile Mistakenly Fired Into Pakistan, High-Level Inquiry Ordered: Defence Ministry

An Indian missile was fired into Pakistan on Wednesday (9 March) due to a technical malfunction during a routine maintenance, said India's Ministry of Defence...


07 March 2022
Centre Allocates Rs.3,274 Cr For Continuation Of Freedom Fighters Pension Scheme Till 2026

Centre Allocates Rs.3,274 Cr For Continuation Of Freedom Fighters Pension Scheme Till 2026

There are 23,566 beneficiaries across the country covered under this scheme.


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26 February 2022
POK Will Be Part Of India At Appropriate Time, Claims Former Army Officer

POK Will Be Part Of India At Appropriate Time, Claims Former Army Officer

"Lots of people in this country thought Article 370 would never go. Article 370 went when the time came. PoK will come (to India) when the time comes. It is a...


21 February 2022
President Kovind Praises Indian Navy For Successfully Maintaining Safety Of The Seas

President Kovind Praises Indian Navy For Successfully Maintaining Safety Of The Seas

President Kovind was addressing the Naval fleet during the President's Fleet Review-2022. The parade showcased the preparedness of the Indian Navy for any...


19 February 2022
2 Army Men, Terrorist Killed In Encounter In J-K's Shopian

2 Army Men, Terrorist Killed In Encounter In J-K's Shopian

In the ensuing encounter, Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorist Abdul Qayoom Dar, a resident of Laroo Kakpora in Pulwama, was neutralised and arms and ammunition,...


03 February 2022
We Are Witnessing Trailers Of Future Conflicts: Army Chief

We Are Witnessing Trailers Of Future Conflicts: Army Chief

Without naming China and Pakistan, the Chief of Army Staff said that the disputed borders with nuclear-capable neighbours coupled with state-sponsored proxy...


01 February 2022
Union Budget 2022-23: Defence Gets Rs.5.25 Lakh Crore

Union Budget 2022-23: Defence Gets Rs.5.25 Lakh Crore

The defence budget excluding the pension component stands at Rs 4,05,470 crore.


26 January 2022
Indian Hotels Company Pays Tribute to Indian Armed Forces With Special Offer

Indian Hotels Company Pays Tribute to Indian Armed Forces With Special Offer

Offers are valid for both residential and non-residential guests across IHCL properties


23 January 2022
RDay Parade: Indian Army Marching Contingents To Display Evolution Of Uniforms, Rifles

RDay Parade: Indian Army Marching Contingents To Display Evolution Of Uniforms, Rifles

There will be a total of six marching contingents of the Indian Army at RDP-22.


22 January 2022
'Operation Snow Leopard' Still On, Troops On Alert: Army Commander

'Operation Snow Leopard' Still On, Troops On Alert: Army Commander

He said that the brave soldiers of the northern command foiled the aggressive designs of the enemy.


22 January 2022
2021 Watershed Year For Armed Forces In J&K and Ladakh: Army Commander

2021 Watershed Year For Armed Forces In J&K and Ladakh: Army Commander

The army commander praised all ranks of the northern command for their dedication and devotion to duty in the highest traditions of the Indian Army.


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