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PM may visit Siachen glacier later this month

Prime Minister Narendra Modi may soon visit Indian army's forward posts in the Siachen glacier, the highest battlefield in the world, during his tour of Ladakh. The prime minister is expected to be......

50 Indian soldiers have died in Siachen in the last 3 years

Fifty soldiers lost their lives in the Siachen Glacier due to climatic conditions and avalanches in the last three years while 16 soldiers died while serving in United Nations peacekeeping......

Exclusive: Secure the Siachen Glacier!

On April 13, 1984 the Indian Army launched a daring operation at Siachen, the world's highest battlefield, to gain control over the glacier in the eastern Karakoram range in the Himalayas. In the......

Will the soldiers at the Siachen Glacier get to vote?

The Election Commission must ensure that soldiers, paramilitary forces and railway employees who work outside their home states are given proper avenues to cast their votes, says Colonel Anil A......

Army opposes Pak demand for troop withdrawal from Siachen

The Army has rubbished Pakistan's demand for withdrawal of troops from the Siachen Glacier saying it would not move out from the strategically important icy heights. The force has put across its......

I am fortunate to be part of Indian Army: Dhoni

Indian cricket team captain and goodwill ambassador of the Indian army, Mahendra Singh Dhoni reached Ladakh as a part of his two-day tour and inaugurated a newly-constructed army ground in Leh.......
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Mountaineering expedition flagged off for Siachen

Army's Ace of Spade division flagged off a mountaineering expedition to 6,550-metre high mount Zago Kangri in the Siachen Glacier region from... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/mountaineering-expedition-flagged-off-for-siachen-115082900352_1.html
OROP tale of broken promises, says Congress

The Congress on Friday used 50th anniversary of the Indo-Pak 1965 war to remind the Modi government of its promise to implement one rank, one... ...

http://www.asianage.com/india/orop-tale-broken-promises-says-congress-122
Russia Partners with Reliance Defence for Kamov 226T Manufacturing; Promises Mi-17V-5 Choppers by 2015 End

India will be manufacturing close to 200 Kamov 226T Russian choppers for its armed forces. Wiki Commons/ Ajvol In a step that will finally pave... ...

http://www.ibtimes.co.in/russia-partners-reliance-defence-kamov-226t-manufacturing-promises-mi-17v-5-choppers-by-2015-end-644609
From Jantar Mantar to Khardungla, OROP pitch gets louder and higher

Colonel (retd.) GPS Virk, 60, drove down to Khardungla Top (18,380ft) in Leh, the highest motorable road in the world, as a mark of protest against... ...

http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/one-rank-one-pension-protest-at-18380-feet/1/461022.html
9 stories on what it is like to be an army officer's spouse

The army wives belong to a special breed. They are beautiful, talented, have gumption and are resourceful; in fact, not very unlike their civil... ...

http://www.msn.com/en-in/lifestyle/relationships/9-stories-that-showcase-the-quiet-dignity-and-grace-of-an-army-spouses-life/ar-BBm2WoC?li=AA2G2gQ&srcref=rss

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