Indian Army

‘They saved us despite the high winds and rain’: Men rescued from Ranni thank rescuers

Twenty people, airlifted from Pathanamthitta early on Thursday morning, who stayed in a government high school in Thiruvananthapuram, thanked social …

Social Media

‘Flippant’ and ‘foolish’: Joe Hockey called out for Kerala floods tweet

As torrential rains, overflowing rivers and a series of landslides kill at least 75 people and continue to threaten the state of Kerala, the former …

Liberal Party of Australia

Intense rescue efforts on in Pathanamthitta, Ranni and Changanassery; more forces incoming

The Indian Army, State police and local rescue groups, including fisherfolks from Kollam, are currently involved in intense rescue operations in …

Floods

Atal Bihari Vajpayee: Political life in pictures

Three time Prime Minister of India, Atal Bihari Vajpayee passed away on ... He was the oldest living former PM and was fondly called 'Bhishma …

India

Watch: Indian Army rescues 45-day-old baby, mother from Kerala floods

In probably one of the rare good news coming from devastating floods of Kerala, a 45-day-old baby was rescued by a team of Indian Army …

India News

New book presents Khushwant Singh's writings on Punjab

New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Late writer Khushwant Singh identified deeply with the culture of Punjab and some of his best writings on Punjab, Punjabis …

India

Vajpayee, the man who sought peace was troubled most by Pakistan

<b>New Delhi, Aug 16:</b> Atal Bihari Vajpayee was sworn in as the 10th Prime Minister of India, but the BJP failed to muster enough support from other …

India

Pictures of the Day: 16 August 2018

Photos

Jai Jawan, Jai Kisan, Jai Vigyan: How former Prime Minister Vajpayee led India to new dawn in science after Pokhran tests

Share Email<p>In 1965, India’s second Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri gave the slogan, “Jai Jawan, Jai Kisan” (Hail the soldier, hail the farmer) to …

India

John Abraham 'extremely disturbed' by Kerala floods

The torrential rainfall in Kerela has left 37 people dead during the last five days. According to the preliminary assessment by the state government, …

Bollywood

PM Modi’s ‘gift’ to women in the military is ornamentalism, could magnify the problem

<b>In the modern militaries, women serve in all ranks with men. They earn their stripes, rise to be officers and command respect, without needing</b> …

India News

Literature to protect love from the rampant sweep of ethno-fascism

In India today the Baniya caste "to which [SA’s] Gupta family belongs, own all the big corporations and companies", Roy says.<p>"They are the bankers …

Business (South Africa)

Shiv Sena terms PM Modi's Independence Day speech mere fireworks of numbers

By PTI<p>MUMBAI: The Shiv Sena termed today Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Independence Day speech "fireworks of numbers, announcements and schemes" and …

India

Major from Bhandup recognised for arresting three militants in Jammu and Kashmir

He played an important role in retaliating against terrorists who attacked the border force guarding a crucial road tunnel in Jammu<p>Major Nitin Shetty …

Pakistan

Why mass brands love Akshay Kumar

Akshay Kumar in a still from ‘Gold’.<p><b>New Delhi:</b> Actor Akshay Kumar has effortlessly swung from action to comedy and patriotism in his long innings in …

Bollywood

Yami Gautam All Parise for Hrithik Roshan Says Learnt To be a Selfless Actor From Him

Yami Gautam says she has evolved both as a person and a performer over the years and feels most comfortable today.<p>Yami Gautam says she learnt the …

India News

Vajpayee, the man who found India its place among nations

Vajpayee took India decisively over the nuclear threshold which in turn set the stage for a recast of ties with the US. Photo: AFP<p><b>New Delhi:</b> Atal …

India

The roadmap to military reform

In the debate on reform in the Indian military, there is a need for clear policy-driven directives that meet India’s national security needs and …

Military

Indian Army, China's PlA meet at Nathu la

New Delhi, Aug 15 (IANS) The Indian Army and China's People liberation Army (PlA) on Wednesday held a special meeting of border personnel at Nathu la …

India

Hyundai Santro TVC Dedicated to Indian Army Garners 189 Million Views on YouTube [Video]

The Hyundai TVC dedicated to the Indian Army and featuring Santro crossed 189 Million views on the Independence Day 2018.<p>Hyundai Motor India Ltd. …

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Major Aditya Kumar, Rifleman Aurangzeb to get Shaurya Chakra gallantry award on 72nd Independence Day

<b>New Delhi</b>: Major Aditya Kumar, who was embroiled in a controversy after his unit fired on a stone-pelting mob in South Kashmir's Shopian in January …

India

Honoured to be part of 'The President's Bodyguard': Big B

Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says he is honoured to be a part of "The President's Bodyguard", a documentary on one of the oldest …

Ram Nath Kovind

'Harassed' Army personnel at SC door to challenge prosecution in AFSPA areas

An unprecedented petition arrived at the Supreme Court on the eve of the 71st anniversary of our Independence.<p>Three hundred and fifty six Army …

Armed Forces

Independence Day In Assam: Four Million People Trying To Prove They Are Indian

An artist's journey through Assam in the time of the NRC.<p>GUWAHATI, Assam --<i>Ji ei likhe, public or hoi likhibo.</i><p>"Whatever you write, write with the …

India News

Tangdhar: Two Pak soldiers killed in retaliatory action

The Army retaliated after Sepoy Pushpendra Singh was killed in a gunbattle in Tangdhar on Monday.<p>Written by Express News Service | Srinagar |<p>Happy …

Pakistan

Happy Independence Day 2018: Actors who played prominent patriotic characters in Bollywood

Patriotism is a quality every individual have within them towards their nation. Different people have different ways of showing their support and …

Bollywood

Patriotic films of 2018 you should watch this Independence Day

Bollywood has always been an important part of our lives and as we celebrate India’s 72ndIndependence Day today, what better than watching our movies …

Bollywood

Army marks Independence Day with oral hygiene camp

Jammu, Aug 14 (IANS) On the eve of Independence Day, Indian Army's Tiger Division held an oral hygiene camp at the Tiger Asha School, Satwari Cantt, …

Oral Hygiene

Did you know? JP Dutta's Paltan cast shot with real guns used in the Nathu La military clashes of 1967

Filmmaker JP Dutta who is all set to complete India's biggest war trilogy with Paltan used real guns from 1967 to give the film an authentic …

Entertainment (India)

Lt Gen (Retd) DS Hooda | Last Thing a Soldier Needs is CBI Sword Hanging Over His Head, Let Army Do Its Job

It is extremely unfortunate to see that Army men are going to the courts to fight cases that have an institutional significance. The government …

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