Armed Forces(Search results - 36)
India26, Oct 2020, 9:38 AM
Defence Diaries EP06 | Lt. Gen. DS Hooda: Pakistan happy to see India-China standoff
Even as the world watches the India China standoff closely, 2016 surgical strikes' architect Lt. Gen. DS Hooda says the ongoing situation along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Ladakh is serious and a small incident could spiral out of control. The former Northern Army Commander, however, adds that that Indian armed forces are very well prepared for any adversary and if a war breaks out between the two countries then India will leave China with a bloody nose.
India22, Oct 2020, 9:48 AM
6 stories of valour India should always remember
Over a thousand soldiers martyred, another 3000 injured. The first India-Pakistan war has left a lasting imprint on the nation's mind. Barely two months after independence, on October 22, 1947, Pakistan's proxy raiders backed by its army invaded Jammu and Kashmir to capture it. The raiders plundered and killed hundreds of innocent people before being ruthlessly defeated by the Indian armed forces.
WORLD15, Oct 2020, 5:46 PM
13 ridiculous statements from Pakistan on the India-China Standoff
Ever since fresh tensions broke out between Indian and Chinese troops at the Line of Actual Control in India in May 2020, arch-rivals Pakistan has time and again ridiculed the Indian government and the Indian armed forces while stood strong behind its ally China’s position over the clash.
India29, Sep 2020, 8:11 PM
HAL rolls out 300th Advanced Light Helicopter
HAL is producing 73 choppers for the Indian armed forces. While 38 have already been produced, the remaining will be completed by 2022.
India19, Sep 2020, 6:03 PM
Coronavirus: 41 armed forces personnel died of COVID-19; 22,353 infected
The coronavirus pandemic has killed 41 and infected 22,353 armed forces personnel, according to details provide by the government in Rajya Sabha on Saturday
Entertainment28, Aug 2020, 11:47 AM
After Janhvi Kapoor, now Kangana Ranaut turns airforce pilot in her next
Kangana Ranaut's Tejas is set to go on floors this December. The movie is an ode to our armed forces
India25, Jul 2020, 10:41 PM
Kargil Vijay Diwas: 'Enhanced equipment for Indian armed forces a key change since 1999'
Kargil Vijay Diwas, named after the successful Operation Vijay, is celebrated in India on 26 July. On this date in 1999, India successfully took command of the high outposts which had been lost to Pakistan. 21 years on, the Indian Army has witnessed a sea change. We asked Major General GD Bakshi (Retired) on what are some of the major changes that have taken place in the last two decades and here’s what he had to say.
India25, Jul 2020, 7:59 PM
Kargil Vijay Diwas: Lt Gen Syed Ata Hasnain on how 1999 war shaped India's military
July 26 this year marks the 21st anniversary of the victory of the Indian Armed Forces in Operation Vijay against the infiltrating Pakistani troops at Kargil. One of the most prominent wars between India and Pakistan, the Kargil War took place between May 3 and July 26, 1999. We asked Lieutenant General Syed Ata Hasnain, a Siachen warrior and former commander of the 15 Corps, what lessons has the Indian armed forces learnt from the Kargil war and here’s what he had to say.
India10, Jul 2020, 5:37 PM
Boeing completes delivery of Apache, Chinook military helicopters to India
Boeing said it completed delivery of all 22 Apache and 15 Chinook military helicopters to the IAF and is fully committed to meet their operational needs of the Indian armed forces
India7, Jul 2020, 3:18 PM
Remembering Captain Vikram Batra, the Sher Shah of 1999 Kargil War
It’s been more than 21 years since the Indian Armed Forces won the gritty and decisive war against Pakistan in Kargil. However, the unparalleled courage and sacrifice of the heroes are still etched in the collective memory of the country. Among the many bravehearts was a man who went on to become the face of every young Indian soldier. Captain Vikram Batra, popularly known as the legendary Shershaah of Kargil.
India21, Jun 2020, 4:16 PM
#UnmaskingChina: Armed forces told to deal forcefully with Chinese aggression along LAC
The armed forces have been given full freedom to deal with any act of aggression by China along the Line of Actual Control (LAC), the de-facto border between the two countries
India17, Jun 2020, 2:23 PM
India-China border face-off: PM Modi convenes all-party meeting on June 19
The face-off at Galwan Valley in Ladakh is believed to be the first such incident along the border with China in which Indian armed forces personnel have been killed after a gap of nearly 45 years