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13-Jul-2018 New Delhi

DGNCC Flags-in NCC Boys Expedition team to Mt Saifee

DGNCC Lt Gen PP Malhotra flagged-in the NCC Boys Expedition to Mt Saifee on 11 July 2018, here. He congratulated the boy cadets and the support  staff for their splendid effort and demonstration of grit and courage to overcome the challenges of rugged...

13-Jul-2018 New Delhi

Shwet Ashwa Drass Expedition

1.     Shwet Ashwa, the elite motorcycle display team of the Corps of Military Police, commenced a motor cycle expedition from Bengaluru to Drass on  2nd July 2018 as a tribute to the soldiers who laid down their lives during the Kargil war....

10-Jul-2018 Srinagar

Northern Army Commander meets Governor N N Vohra

Lt. Gen. Ranbir Singh, Army Commander, Northern Command, met Governor N.N. Vohra at Raj Bhavan today. The Army Commander, who has undertaken extensive tour of areas in the Valley in the past four days, shared his views and experiences with the Governor.Raj...

02-Jul-2018 Srinagar

Former Army Commander meets Governor

Lt. Gen T.K. Sapru, former Army Commander Western Command, met Governor N.N. Vohra at the Raj Bhavan today.Governor and Lt. Gen (Retd.) Sapru discussed issues relating to national security management....

02-Jul-2018 France

Golden Globe Race 2018

Commander Abhilash Tomy of the Indian Navy is all set to head off on a unique voyage. The officer is the only invitee from Asia to participate in the prestigious Golden Globe Race (GGR) that commences from Les Sables d’Olonne...

01-Jul-2018 Ferozepur

Golden Arrow Division Celebrates 56th Raising Day

The Golden Arrow Division of Indian Army celebrated its 56th Raising Day on 01 Jul 2018. In line with tradition, Maj Gen JS Sandhu, General Officer Commanding, Golden Arrow division, Officers and Troops paid homage to martyrs by laying wreaths at the Barki...

29-Jun-2018 New Delhi

J&K Students Meet COAS

A group of 25 students comprising of 20 boys & 05 Girls, accompanied by 05 teachers from Jammu and Kashmir on National Integration Tour, visited Delhi and interacted with General Bipin Rawat, Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) on 29 June 2018. The COAS...

29-Jun-2018 Srinagar

Logistic support for militants in Srinagar a concern : GoC

Stating that the killing of senior Journalist Shujhat Bukhari indicated that there are some safe houses for militants and Over Ground Workers in Kashmir capital Srinagar, General Officer Commanding 15 Core, Lieutenant General Anil Kumar Bhatt Friday said his...

24-Jun-2018 New Delhi

Admiral Sunil Lanba, Chief of the Naval Staff Visits Bangladesh

Admiral Sunil Lanba, Chief of the Naval Staff will be proceeding on a goodwill visit to Bangladesh from 24 to 29 Jun 18. The visit is aimed at consolidating bilateral defence relations between India and Bangladesh and to explore new avenues for naval cooperation.During...

20-Jun-2018 New Delhi

Airbridge for Mansarovar Yatra : An IAF Effort

For three months, starting 18 Jun 2018, the Indian Air Force would create an airbridge between Pithoragarh and Gunji, in an effort to airlift 1080 registered passengers to Gunji to enable them to continue their journey for the coveted annual Kailash Mansarovar...

20-Jun-2018 Srinagar

Northern Army Commander meets Governor

Lt Gen. Ranbir Singh, Army Commander, Northern Command, met Governor N.N. Vohra at Raj Bhavan today.Governor and the Army Commander discussed certain issues about the need for very close coordination in security management in the Valley, particularly keeping...

14-Jun-2018 New Delhi

Naval Women Mountaineers Summit Mount Deotibba

An all women Naval mountaineering team led by Lt Cdr Kokila Sajwan  summited Mount Deotibba an 10 Jun 2018. The exp[edition was flagged off by Vice Admiral AK Chawla, AVSM, NM, VSM, Chief Of Personnel on 28 May 18 from New Delhi laying foundation for...

08-Jun-2018 Srinagar

Northern Army Commander meets Governor

Lt Gen. Ranbir Singh, who took over as Army Commander, Northern Command, last week met Governor N.N. Vohra at Raj Bhavan today.Lt. General Singh briefed Governor about the situation obtaining along the frontiers of J&K and about issues relating to security...

05-Jun-2018 New Delhi

Eleventh edition of GeoIntelligence Asia 2018 organised

The Eleventh edition of GeoIntelligence Asia 2018 organised by GeoSpatial Media and Communication with Directorate General of Information System as Knowledge Partners and Military Survey as Co-organisers, took place at Manekshaw Centre, New Delhi on 04-05...

04-Jun-2018 New Delhi

Eastern Fleet Ships Underway to Guam, USA for Exercise Malabar 2018

The Indian Naval Ships Sahyadri, Shakti and Kamorta of the Eastern Fleet under the command of Rear Admiral Dinesh K Tripathi, NM, Flag Officer Commanding, Eastern Fleet, currently on an overseas deployment to South East Asia and the Western Pacific, would...

03-Jun-2018 Brazil

Visit of Chief of the Air Staff to Brazil

Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa PVSM AVSM YSM VM ADC, Chief of the Air Staff, Indian Air Force is embarking on a four day official visit to Brazil form 04 to 07 Jun 2018. The bilateral goodwill visit is on invitation by the Chief of the Brazilian...

01-Jun-2018 New Delhi

Lt Gen Devraj Anbu Assumes Charge as VCOAS

Lt General Devraj Anbu, PVSM, UYSM, AVSM, YSM, SM assumed the charge of Vice Chief of the Army Staff on 01 Jun 2018. He succeeds Lt Gen Sarath Chand who after an illustrious career, handed over the baton to Lt Gen Devraj Anbu in a ceremony held at South...

01-Jun-2018 Srinagar

Lt. Gen. Marwah calls on Chief Minister

Member, National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), Lt Gen. N C Marwah called on Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti here today.During the meeting, Lt. Gen. Marwah briefed the Chief Minister about various activities and initiatives of the Authority. He appreciated...

31-May-2018 New Delhi

Nirmala Sitharaman inaugurates IAF Commanders’ Conference

The First biannual IAF Commanders' Conference of 2018 was inaugurated today by Hon'ble Raksha Mantri at Air Headquarters (Vayu Bhawan). Chief of the Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa PVSM AVSM YSM VM ADC, welcomed Hon'ble Raksha Mantri Nirmala Sitharaman,...

30-May-2018 New Delhi

IAF effort to contain fire at Malviya Nagar

Around midnight a request was received at HQ Western Air Command for containing a fire at Malviya Nagar in Delhi. A MLH class helicopter airborne from Sarsawadid a recce and landed at Palam. Thereafter heptr got airborne with Bambi Bucket to contain the fire.The...

28-May-2018 New Delhi

Mount Deotibba Expedition-2018

All women high altitude expedition to Mount Deotibba (6001 Mtrs) which is located in Himachal Pradesh, has been organised by the Indian Navy from 28 May to 15 Jun 2018. The expedition was flagged off by Vice Admiral AK Chawla, AVSM, NM, VSM, Chief of Personnel...

26-May-2018 Lucknow

General Bipin Rawat Visits Central Command

General Bipin Rawat, Chief of the Army Staff, visited Headquarters Central Command at Lucknow on 26 May 2018 and was briefed on operational readiness of forces by Lieutenant General BS Negi, General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Central Command.General Bipin...

25-May-2018 Pahalgam

Ceasefire will last as long as militants don’t attack : Bipin Rawat

Army Chief Bipin Rawat on Friday said that suspension of operation in Jammu and Kashmir can be extended provided militants don’t carry out attacks  against the government force.“We have suspended operation so that people realize that when peace and tranquillity...

25-May-2018 Pahalgam

If found guilty, Major Gogoi will get exemplary punishment

Army Chief Bipin Rawat today said exemplary punishment would be given to Major Leetul Gogoi if he was found guilty of "any offence".On Wednesday, Gogoi was briefly detained by police in Srinagar after an altercation when he was allegedly trying to enter a...

24-May-2018 Katra

IAF effort to contain Forest Fire at Katra

IAF has pressed into service its MLH class helicopter using Bambi Buckets, to contain the forest fire at Katra. The operations stared this morning wherein two helicopters, one each of the Daring Dragons and of Snow Leopards units, of the Western Air Command...

21-May-2018 Goa

INSV Tarini completes historic Circumnavigation

Indian Naval Sailing Vessel Tarini (INSV Tarini) entered Goa harbour and came alongside the INS Mandovi jetty on completion of a historic global circumnavigation voyage on 21 May 18. The all-women crew of Tarini was received at the jetty by Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman,...

21-May-2018 New Delhi

Successful Test Firing of Brahmos to Validate Service Life Extension

BrahMos, supersonic cruise missile was successfully test fired at 1040 hours today from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) in Balasore, Odisha as part of service life extension programme. The life extension test firing of BrahMos was conducted from a Static Inclined...

20-May-2018 Vietnam

Visit of Indian Naval Ships to Danang, Vietnam

As part of ongoing operational deployment of the Indian Navy’s Eastern Fleet ships to South East Asia and North West Pacific region, three Indian Naval Ships Sahyadri, Shakti and Kamorta under the command of Rear Admiral Dinesh Kumar Tripathi, Flag Officer...

15-May-2018 Hindan (Ghaziabad)

Summer adventure Camp at Air Force Station Hindan

A Summer Adventure Camp was organised at Air Force Station Hindan for children and families from 12 to 15 May 2018. The camp is aimed to inculcate and promote the spirit of adventure, camaraderie and virtue of self-discipline among the participants.A total...

15-May-2018 New Delhi

Army Hospital (R&R) celebrates International Nurses Day

Army Hospital (R&R), Delhi Cantt organized a programme to celebrate Nurses Day, today to commemorate the International Nurses Day. The Commandant Army Hospital (R&R) Lt Gen UK Sharma addressing as the Chief Guest emphasized that being the most important...

11-May-2018 New Delhi

Joint Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) Surveillance of Maldives

Indian Naval (IN) ship Sumedha, a Naval Offshore Patrol Vessel (NOPV), has been deployed to undertake joint EEZ surveillance of Maldives from 09 to 17 May 18, as part of Indian Navy’s ‘Mission Based Deployments’. The ship would undertake an Operational Turnaround...

11-May-2018 New Delhi

Closing Ceremony of Exercise Harimau Shakti 2018

Exercise Harimau Shakti 2018 between Indian and Malaysian Armies concluded with a Closing Ceremony at the tropical rainforests of Hulu Langat on 11 May 2018.The grand finale of the Exercise was a tactical operation on conduct of attack on enemy camp.The Closing...

11-May-2018 New Delhi

Naval Commander’s Conference concludes

The first Biannual Naval Commander’s Conference of 2018 concluded today after four productive days of intense deliberations on a wide range of issues. The Conference was inaugurated by the Raksha Mantri, Nirmala Sitharaman, who set the tone for the deliberations...

10-May-2018 Dhaula Kuan (New Delhi)

De-congestion of Parade Road and Dhaula Kuan

NHAI opens slip lane for free left at Parade road junction as part of its Dhaula Kuan Airport Decongestion plan. Work done in 40 days. Likely to give huge relief to airport bound traffic. Work involved Construction of RCC boundary wall for Airforce, shifting...

08-May-2018 New Delhi

Raksha Mantri Addresses Naval Commanders’ at New Delhi

Raksha Mantri Nirmala Sitharaman inaugurated the first edition of the bi-annual Naval Commanders’ Conference,here today. Addressing Senior Leadership of the Navy, the Raksha Mantri commended the men and women of Indian Navy for their professionalism and dedication...

01-May-2018 New Delhi

Major General Annakuttybabu assumes Office of ADG, MNS

Major Gen AnnakuttyBabu assumed the charge of Additional Director General, Military Nursing Service (MNS),here today. She took over the reins from her predecessor Major General Elizabeth John who retired yesterday. She hails from Koothattukulam in Ernakulum...

26-Apr-2018 New Delhi

Lt Gen Bipin Puri takes over as Senior Colonel Commandant of AMC

Lt Gen Bipin Puri took over as Senior Col Commandant of the Army Medical Corps, here today. He assumed the appointment of Director General Armed Forces Medical Services (DGAFMS) on 01 November 2017.Lt Gen Bipin Puri graduated from the Armed Forces Medical...

19-Apr-2018 New Delhi

Army Medical chief calls on MoS Dr Jitendra Singh

The Army Medical Chief, Lt. Gen. Bipin Puri called on Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Development of North-Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic Energy & Space, Dr Jitendra...

17-Apr-2018 New Delhi

Lt Gen PP Malhotra takes over as DG NCC

Lieutenant General PP Malhotra assumed charge as Director General of National Cadet Corps (NCC), the largest uniformed youth organization in the world on 11 Apr 2018.Lt Gen Malhotra’s distinguished professional career includes various regimental, staff and command...

17-Apr-2018 New Delhi

Maritime Air OPS: Ex Gagan Shakti-2018

During both phases of Ex Gagan Shakti, the IAF is effectively exercising its Maritime war fighting concepts on both the Western and Eastern seaboards.  Air Dominance, over the entire extended area of the Indian Ocean Region (IOR) in support of the Indian...

14-Apr-2018 Chennai

People of Chennai Make Defexpo-2018 a Grand Success

The 10th edition of Defexpo India, a biennial exhibition on Land, Naval and Internal Homeland Security Systems, held from 11 to 14 April 2018 at Thiruvidanthai in Kancheepuram district on the East Coast Road near Chennai, concludes today.Governor of Tamil...

14-Apr-2018

Exercise Gaganshakti-2018: Maritime Air Operations

As part of the ongoing massive IAF exercise ‘Gaganshakti-2018’, on 14 Apr 18 the IAF conducted maritime air operations on the Western sea board, with the clear aim of air dominance and deep strike validation over the extended area of interest in the Indian...

14-Apr-2018 Sirsa (Haryana)

Visit of Defence Secretary and VCAS at AF STN Sirsa

The Defence Secretary, Shri Sanjay Mitra, IAS, visited Air Force Base at Sirsa, Haryana on 14 Apr 18. He was accompanied by Air Marshal SB Deo PVSM AVSM VM VSM ADC, Vice Chief of Air Staff. The Defence Secretary and Air Marshal were received by Air Cmde...

11-Apr-2018 Mumbai

Vijay Chafekar is new Flag Officer of ICG West

Inspector General Vijay Chafekar has taken over as the new Flag Officer, Indian Coast Guard (West Region) from IG K.R.  Nautiyal, an official said here on Wednesday.The change of guard was effected on Tuesday. IG Nautiyal who has been promoted as Additional...

06-Apr-2018 Srinagar

Srinagar-Leh highway opens for traffic

After remaining closed for four months, Srinagar-Leh highway connecting the Ladakh region with the rest of the country was formally thrown open for traffic on both carriageways on Friday.The over 422 km Srinagar-Leh Highway was thrown open by Lt. Gen A.K....

31-Mar-2018 Kolkata

GRSE bullish on order book, files DRHP for proposed IPO

State-run Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Ltd (GRSE), which presently has Rs 21,000 crore in its order book and will also sign contracts with Indian Navy for an additional Rs 8000 crore projects, is expecting to double its value of production in the next...

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