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OROP notified, 25 lakh war veterans, widows to benefit
The long-pending One Rank One Pension Scheme for ex-servicemen was tonight brought into force with government issuing a notification which will benefit over 25 lakh veterans and war widows.......
IAF displays strength at dress rehearsal for 83rd Air Force Day
The Indian Air Force displayed its strength during a full dress rehearsal, ahead of the 83rd Air Force Day celebrations slated for October 8, at Ghaziabad's Hindon air base on Tuesday. IAF......
India, US sign deals for 22 Apache choppers, 15 Chinook copters
India on Monday signed a nearly USD 3 billion (around Rs 198 crore) deal for purchase of 22 Apache attack helicopters and 15 Chinook heavy-lift choppers with American aviation giant Boeing and......
100 days, 7 sticking points: OROP stir continues
Mrs S P Singh, a tiny, rounded woman with laugh lines at the corners of her eyes, seems an ordinary housewife, on her way to buy groceries from a middle-class marketplace. But this wife of a......
Why INS Vajrakosh's commissioning is BIG deal
Spread out over 1000 acres, INS Vajrakosh, Indian Navy’s latest establishment which was commissioned by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday, would be the home base for a bulk of......
Lt Colonel Dhoni trains with Army's elite Para Brigade
A file image of Mahendra Singh Dhoni's visit to the border. Photograph: MS Dhoni/Instagram India's ODI cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, conferred an honorary rank of Lieutenant Colonel four......
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