Wednesday, November 30, 2022

Army

Army trains Assam police new recruits to strengthen forces

 In a bid to strengthen the Assam police forces, the Indian Army is imparting training to the 2700-odd new recruits in a 40-week programme. Defence PRO, Lt Col Mahendra Rawat told IANS that the training under the Indian Army commenced...

Probe against ‘fake recruit’ being deployed in army

An internal probe has been ordered into an alleged security breach at the 108 Infantry Battalion TA (Territorial Army) 'Mahar' in Pathankot 272 Transit Camp, where a fake recruit was 'deployed' from July to October this year. Army officials said...

Why is Army so interested in festivals in Meghalaya?

“The Rising Sun Water Fest -- 2022 helped in promoting tourism, trade and job opportunities for the local youth,” an Army official said. But then, why would the Army be interested in organising a festival and then talk of...

Army celebrating diamond jubilee of battle of Walong with China

The Indian Army is celebrating the diamond jubilee of the battle of Walong, a shining example of unparalleled bravery, guts and sacrifice by the soldiers who fought the Chinese onslaught in 1962. The month-long celebration was inaugurated by General Officer...

Night curfew along border

As a precautionary measure to prevent unlawful activities along Assam/Nagaland border in the belt of Sivasagar district, the additional district magistrate Sivasagar, Assam has reinforced night curfew from 6 p.m. to 6 a.m. in the 5 km belt in...

Army rescues Israeli national in Ladakh

The Army on Wednesday rescued an Israeli national in the Nimaling Camp area near Markha Valley in Ladakh, a Defence Ministry spokesperson said. The spokesperson said that the 114 Helicopter Unit received a call for casualty a evacuation earlier in...

Army rescues Hungarian trekker in J&K

The Indian Army rescued a Hungarian trekker, who had lost his way while trekking in Jammu and Kahmir's Kishtwar district, early on Saturday. Defence ministry spokesman Lt Colonel Devender Anand said: "Indian Army team from Dul, in District Kishtwar, in...

Army man among three thrashed by club bouncers in Gurugram

 In another case of assault by bouncers in Gurugram, a fresh case has come to the fore from Sector-29, where three people, including army personnel, were brutally thrashed by four bouncers outside a nightclub. The incident happened on Sunday night. The...

Agnipath Scheme: Plea in Delhi HC seeks to resume cancelled recruitment process

A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) was moved in the Delhi High Court seeking resumption of all previous recruitment processes cancelled following the Centre's newly-launched Agnipath Scheme. The plea of a candidate, filed through Advocates Vijay Singh and Pawan Kumar, said...

Manipur landslide: 1 more body recovered; death toll climbs to 56

With the recovery of one more body on Sunday from the spot of the landslide that happened at Noney district, Manipur, the death toll now rises to 56.The body was identified as Thuisinliu Gondaimei (34), one of the five...