Pradip R. Sagar

Army contradicts jawans on harrassment charges

Jawan Sindhav Jogidas uploaded on social media, alleging that jawans are provided with lowest quality fruits and vegetables in many units.

07 Mar 2017

Army changes tactics to deal with crowd surge during security operations in Kashmir

Anticipating a turbulent summer, officials said the Army will now adopt steps like warning crowds through loud hailers from coming too close to the encounter site.

18 Feb 2017

Navy ropes in music composer trio Shankar- Ehsan- Loy for submariner's theme song

“None of these Bollywood music composer charge for the theme song. It was gratis from their side,” Captain DK Singh, Naval spokesperson confirmed.

11 Feb 2017

Union Budget 2017 beneficial for farmers and poor, says PM Modi

The Prime Minister also said that the merger of the railway budget with the general budget will give an impetus to the transport sector's growth.

01 Feb 2017

Superseded General meets Parrikar amidst corruption allegations

Interestingly, Lt. General Praveen Bakshi did not meet Army Chief Bipin Rawat. ​

05 Jan 2017

Promotion fog blurs army hierarchy at the top

The appointment of Lt Gen Bipin Rawat as the next Army chief by superseding other officers has disturbed the defacto line of succession

25 Dec 2016

Navy to hire foreign firm t salvage sunk warship

The ship’s foremast, the tallest projection on the deck, crashed on the ground alongside and the ship is now tilted at 90 degrees.

06 Dec 2016

Army continues to operate ageing chopper fleet; claimed 20 officers life in recent years

Army has been making efforts to replace its ageing fleet of light utility helicopters for the last 15 years.

01 Dec 2016

Change of guard in Pakistan army; but no change in terror policy

Pakistan already announced the visit of Sartaz Aziz, Advisor to Pakistan Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs to India for the conference.

29 Nov 2016

Manohar Parrikar to be first Indian defence minister to visit Bangladesh

Parrikar’s visit will be the first ever visit to Bangladesh by any Indian defence minister in the last 45 years.

28 Nov 2016

Pakistan DGMO called up: but border heading for spiralling violence

Army sources maintain that mutilating body of a soldier clearly indicate motives of the enemy to further escalate the situation.

23 Nov 2016

Army officers on warpath against promotion policy

Officers of Service Corps file review petition challenging SC order on creation of 141 Colonel posts in combat support arms 

20 Nov 2016

Pakistan's SSG commandoes targetting Indian soldiers along LoC

At least 10 Indian soldiers have so far been killed in multiple operations by Pakistan army including BAT, snipers and heavy artillery fire.

31 Oct 2016

Chinese army conducts war games in J&K-State they called disputed

Indo-China military exercise was taken place in the backdrop of Beijing’s continuous support to Pakistan on India’s move to ban JeM chief Masood Azhar.

20 Oct 2016

Army fears more deadly attacks, 200 terrorists waiting at launch pads to strike

Sources also claimed that after surgical strike by the Indian army in PoK on terrorist launch pads, terror groups backed by ISI and Pakistan Army are desperate to retaliate to keep the pot boiling.

12 Oct 2016