J-K encounter: 3 detained, search operation enters Day 7 in Poonch-Rajouri forest areas

The Fact News Service Jammu, October 17 Three persons, including a mother-son duo, were detained for questioning during an ongoing search operation in the forest belt of Jammu and Kashmir’s…

JK encounters: Search operation continues in Poonch-Rajouri forest areas to track down terrorists

The Fact News Service Jammu, October 16 A massive search operation in the forest areas of Jammu and Kashmir’s twin border districts of Poonch and Rajouri to track down terrorists…

LeT commander Umar Khandey among two militants killed in encounter in J-K’s Pulwama

The Fact News Service Srinagar, October 16 Two militants, including Lashkar-e-Toiba commander Umar Mushtaq Khandey, were killed in an encounter with security forces in Pampore area of Jammu and Kashmir’s…

Indian Army chief Gen Naravane meets Sri Lankan Prime Minister in Colombo

The Fact News Service Colombo , October 14 India’s Chief of Army Staff General MM Naravane on Thursday met Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa and discussed enhancing existing defence…

3 militants killed in encounter in J-K’s Shopian

The Fact News Service Srinagar, October 12 Three militants of The Resistance Front (TRF), including the one involved in the recent killing of a non-local street hawker here, were killed…

2 militants killed in encounters in J-K’s Anantnag, Bandipora

The Fact News Service Srinagar, October 11 Two militants were killed and a policeman was injured during encounters in Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag and Bandipora districts on Monday, police said.…

Video claiming Punjab regiment jawans protesting with farmers is fake: Army

The Fact News Service New Delhi, October 10 The Indian Army on Sunday clarified that the video circulating on social media showing army personnel standing with civilians under a tent…

Indian Coast Guard’s Inspector General Dev Raj Sharma awarded President’s Tatrakshak medal

The Fact News Service New Delhi, October 10 Indian Coast Guard’s senior-most technical officer Inspector General Dev Raj Sharma was awarded the President’s Tatrakshak medal by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh…

China’s continuous build-up matter of concern: Army Chief Gen Naravane

The Fact News Service New Delhi, October 9 The military build-up by China in the eastern Ladakh region and new infrastructure development to sustain the large-scale deployment are matters of…

BSF foils bid to bring in weapons from Pakistan along IB, big cache of arms seized

The Fact News Service Jammu, October 7 The Border Security Force (BSF) on Thursday foiled a major bid by terrorists to smuggle in weapons from Pakistan along the International Border…

After prominent Kashmiri Pandit chemist, 2 teachers killed in Srinagar

The Fact News Service Srinagar, October 7 Two government school teachers, including a woman, were shot dead by militants in Eidgah area of the city here on Thursday, police said.…

Army destroys unexploded mortar shell recovered in J-K’s Poonch

The Fact News Service Poonch  October 6 Indian Army destroyed an unexploded mortar shell in the Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday. The mortar shell was recovered from…

Army officer, soldier injured in J&K road accident

The Fact News Service Srinagar, October 6 An Indian Army officer and soldier were injured in a road accident in J&K’s Anantnag district on Wednesday, police said. Police said a…

Arms consignment dropped by Pakistani drone recovered in Jammu

The Fact News Service Jammu, October 3 An arms consignment believed to have been dropped by a drone from Pakistan has been recovered by police near the International Border here,…

Army recovers 30 kg of ‘drug-like’ substance along LoC in J-K’s Uri

The Fact News Service Srinagar, October 3 The Army has recovered around 30 kg of a contraband substance worth about Rs 25 crore in the black market along the Line…

Army Chief reviews preparedness in Ladakh

The Fact News Service New Delhi , October 2 Chief of Army Staff General MM Naravane on Friday visited several forward areas in eastern Ladakh and carried out a comprehensive…

LeT terrorist killed in Shopian encounter

The Fact News Service Srinagar , October 2 In a joint operation, security personnel killed a Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorist during an encounter at Rakhama village in Shopian district of J&K…

80th Raising Day of The Mahar Regiment celebrated

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, October 1 The 80th Raising Day of The Mahar Regiment was celebrated today at DSOI Chandigarh by veterans of Chandigarh Chapter of the Regiment .…

Tamil Nadu: IAF officer accused of rape handed over to Air Force

Chennai, October 1 A 29-year-old Flight Lieutenant with the Indian Air Force, who was charged for allegedly raping his colleague at the IAF Administrative College at Red Fields, Coimbatore was…

Militant killed in encounter with security forces in J-K’s Shopian

The Fact News Service Srinagar, October 1 A militant was killed in an encounter with security forces in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday, police said. Security forces…

Forced to withdraw complaint, subjected to banned test, alleges sexually assaulted IAF officer

The Fact News Service Coimbatore, September 30 A 28-year-old female Air Force officer at the Air Force Administrative College here who was sexually assaulted, has levelled serious charges against the…

Pak army spreading lies about Kashmir: Captured LeT ultra

The Fact News Service Srinagar, September 29 The Pakistani terrorist, who was captured by the Army during an encounter in Uri sector, has asked his handlers in the neighbouring country…

Border incidents with China will continue till boundary agreement is reached: Army Chief

The Fact News Service New Delhi, September 30 Border incidents between India and China will continue to occur till a boundary agreement is reached between the two countries, Army Chief…

Pakistani terrorist killed, another captured in J-K’s Uri sector

Srinagar, September 28 A Pakistani terrorist was killed and another captured by the Army on Tuesday along the Uri sector of the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir, according to defence…

J-K: 4 soldiers injured as Army foils infiltration bid along LoC in Baramulla

The Fact News Service Srinagar, September 28 Four soldiers were injured as the Army foiled an infiltration bid along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir’s Baramulla district, officials…

J&K: Infiltration bid foiled, 3 jawans hurt, ultra killed in Baramulla district

The Fact News Service Srinagar, September 28 A militant was killed and three soldiers were injured as the Army foiled an infiltration bid along the Line of Control in Baramulla…

JAIN (Deemed-to-be-University) signs MoU with Indian Army

The Fact News Service Bengaluru, September 28 JAIN (Deemed-to-be-University), India’s leading NAAC “A+” Graded University (as per the revised framework) announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with…

Encounter breaks out between militants, security forces in J-K’s Bandipora

The Fact News Service Srinagar, September 26 An encounter broke out between security forces and militants in Bandipora district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday, police said. Security forces launched…

Security at Army bases up in Uri after intel alert

The Fact News Service New Delhi, September 25 Following fresh intelligence inputs that terrorists may hit Army bases and government buildings in Uri and adjoining areas, the security arrangements of…

Joint military training exercise with SCO member states culminates at Orenburg

  The Fact News Service Russia, September 24 The 6th Edition of Exercise PEACEFUL MISSION: 2021 of SCO Member States hosted by Russia at the Orenburg Region of South West Russia…

Indian Army aerially evacuates victims from lightning strike at Dibang Valley

The Fact News Service Dibang valley, September 24 Six locals on a hunting trip in the far reaches of Dibang Valley were struck by lightning on night of 21 Sep…

India formalizes acquisition of 56 Airbus C295 aircraft

The Fact News Service New Delhi, September 24 India has formalised the acquisition of 56 Airbus C295 aircraft to replace the Indian Air Force (IAF) legacy AVRO fleet. It is…

J-K: Administration orders transfer, posting of senior police officers in Kashmir

The Fact News Service Srinagar, September 24 The Jammu and Kashmir administration has ordered the transfer and posting of 13 police officers including police chiefs of several districts in the…

Raksha Rajya Mantri Ajay Bhatt visits the Jaswantgarh War Memorial at Nuranang

  The Fact News Service Nuranang, September 22 Honourable Raksha Rajya Mantri Ajay Bhatt visited the Jaswantgarh War Memorial, Nuranang in Arunachal Pradesh on 22 September 2021. The Minister of…

J&K: 2 Indian Army pilots succumb to injuries in helicopter crash-land near Patnitop

The Fact News Service Udhampur , September 21 Two Indian Army pilots, who were critically injured in a helicopter crash at Patnitop in Jammu and Kashmir, succumbed to their injuries…

Notification allowing women in NDA to be released by May, Defence Ministry tells Supreme Court

The Fact News Service New Delhi, September 21 The Defence Ministry has informed the Supreme Court that a notification allowing women candidates to appear for the entrance exam to the…

Army helicopter landed near Patni top, 2 pilots injured

The Fact News Service Patni top, September 21 An Army Aviation Helicopter has force-landed near Patni top (J&K). The two pilots are injured and are being evacuated. Further details are…

In first foreign visit after taking over as CDS, Gen Bipin Rawat to visit Russia, US

The Fact News Service New Delhi, September 19 In his first visit abroad after taking over as the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Bipin Rawat will be visiting Russia…

In a first, BRO appoints woman Army officer as in-charge of road construction unit

The Fact News Service New Delhi, September 19 The Border Roads Organisation (BRO) has appointed a woman Army officer for the first as the Officer Commanding of its 75 road…

Rajnath Singh receives water from 115 nations in seven continents for Ayodhya’s Ram temple

The Fact News Service New Delhi, September 18 Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Shri Ramjanmbhoomi Teerth Kshetra general secretary Champat Rai on Saturday received water from holy streams, rivers,…

Indian army ready to face drone challenge, says Lt Gen MK Das

The Fact News Service Jammu, September 18 After reviewing the attestation parade of 460 new recruits of Jammu and Kashmir Light Infantry (JAK LI) held at Dansal village in Jammu…

IAF chief addresses Central Air Command, urges stronger physical, cyber security

The Fact News Service Prayagraj , September 17 Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria on Thursday addressed the top brass of the Central Air Command and urged them to ensure robust…

PM Modi inaugurates Defence Office Complexes, lashes out at Central Vista critics

The Fact News Service New Delhi, September 16 Prime Minister Narendra Modi lashed out at critics of Central Vista project on Thursday during inauguration of the Defence Offices Complexes in…

7,000 Defence officials to relocate, PM Modi to inaugurate new office

New Delhi, September 15  Over 700 hutments belonging to the Ministry of Defence (MoD) located around Dalhousie Road in Delhi are being cleared by the ministry and the space will…

Army court martials soldier with 5-year jail for sexual assault on colleague’s minor daughter

The Fact News Service Sri Ganganagar , September 14 An Army Court-martial has recommended dismissal and five-year jail term for a soldier who was found guilty of sexual assault against…

Terrorists hurl grenade at police in J-K’s Pulwama, 3 civilians injured

The Fact News Service Pulwama , September 14 Three civilians were injured after terrorists hurled a grenade at a police party at Main Chowk in Pulwama district of Jammu and…

Army organises free medical camp in J-K’s Bhimber Gali near LOC

The Fact News Service Rajouri , September 12 In an effort to render necessary healthcare facilities to villagers residing near the line of control (LoC), the army organised a free…

Given a message: Rajnath Singh on emergency landing strip near border

Barmer, September 9 Union ministers Rajnath Singh and Nitin Gadkari inaugurated an emergency landing strip at Satta-Gandhav stretch on National Highway 925 here on Thursday for Indian Air Force (IAF)…

Armed forces have decided to induct women into NDA, Centre tells SC

The Fact News Service New Delhi, September 8 The Centre informed the Supreme Court on Wednesday that the armed forces have decided to induct women into the National Defence Academy…

India, Kazakhstan carries out 5th edition of joint military drills KAZIND-21

The Fact News Service New Delhi, September 7 India and Kazakhstan carried out the 5th edition of the annual bilateral joint exercise KAZIND-21 strengthening military diplomacy between the two countries.…

Bangladesh Army Chief pays tributes at National War Memorial in New Delhi

The Fact News Service New Delhi, September 7 General SM Shafiuddin Ahmed, Chief of Army Staff of Bangladesh Army on Tuesday laid a wreath and paid tributes to the fallen…

Delhi Police busts gang involved in economic offence targeting Army veterans

The Fact News Service New Delhi, September 5 Delhi Police has busted a gang of four economic offenders allegedly involved in insurance fraud targeting retired Army officers. At least 54…

Ex-Armyman major Jasdeep Singh felicitated with Times Excellence Award 2021

The Fact News Service New Delhi, September 4 They say life in the Army teaches you perseverance and grit like no other place. This seems to have been one of…

Army, Navy, Air Force sign deal for inducting DRDO-developed anti-drone system

The Fact News Service New Delhi, September 4 In order to have protection against drone attacks, all the three defence forces including the Army, Navy and Air Force have signed…

Taliban kills 34, captures 11 checkpoints of Afghan resistance forces in Panjshir

The Fact News Service Kabul , September 2 The Taliban on Thursday said that it has killed 34 members and captured 11 checkpoints of the Afghan resistance forces in the…

20-year military presence in Afghanistan ends, says US President Joe Biden

The Fact News Service Washington, August 31 America’s 20-year-old military presence in Afghanistan has ended, President Joe Biden announced, hours after the United States withdrew all of its soldiers from…

India wants solution to border dispute with China through dialogue, won’t allow unilateral action on LAC: Defence Minister

Chandigarh, August 30 Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Monday that India wants a solution to the border dispute with China through dialogue and asserted that the government would never…

Rajnath Singh slams Pak for resorting to proxy war against India

The Fact News Service Ooty , August 29 Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday indicated that Pakistan, after losing two wars to India, had started resorting to proxy war and…

Changes in Afghanistan challenge for us, made us rethink our strategy: Rajnath Singh

The Fact News Service Nilgiris , August 29 Commenting on the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday said that the changing equation in Afghanistan has come…

Defence MoS Ajay Bhatt pays tribute to fallen heroes at Kargil War Memorial in Ladakh

The Fact News Service Drass, August 29 Minister of State for Defence Ajay Bhatt on Saturday paid tribute to the officers and jawans who laid down their lives in the…

Army’s Sikh Regiment celebrates 175th Foundation Day

The Fact News Service Ramgarh, August 28 The Sikh Regiment celebrated 175 years of its raising at Sikh Regimental Centre in Ramgarh Cantt on Saturday. As per the official release,…