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German Army seeks out gamers in hunt for computer-savvy soldiers

Since Germany ended conscription in 2011, the military must now recruit pro-actively.

24 Aug 2019 2:48 PM

Army soldiers to be trained to become officers

The soldiers will be trained to clear two-tier selection procedure to become officer.

08 Jun 2019 6:24 PM

Pulwama terror attack: Pak civil, military leadership to discuss tensions with India

The high-level meeting, according to sources, would review the situation arising after the Pulwama attack.

19 Feb 2019 12:14 PM

Supreme Court junks soldiers’ plea against lodging FIRs

The petitioners had sought protection from litigation for engaging in encounters in AFSPA operating areas.

01 Dec 2018 1:40 AM

Soldiers who attempt suicide often have no history of mental health issues

Work stress might also play a role.

07 Sep 2018 3:09 PM


Novel technique allows robots to play teammates to soldiers

The technique helps quickly teach robots novel behaviours with minimal human oversight.

16 Jul 2018 12:02 PM

Govt nod to list of items jawans can buy

The sources said the Union government felt allowing soldiers to get clothes stitched as per their individual fitment would be a better option.

30 Jun 2018 12:22 AM

Talk therapy may help soldiers combat insomnia

Studies show that up to 20 per cent of active military personnel have insomnia.

28 Apr 2018 8:05 AM

Govt removes cap from soldier’s children education, to fully fund costs

The scheme to provide financial aid to children of martyrs was announced in Dec 1971, days after the Indian victory in the war with Pak.

22 Mar 2018 2:57 PM

Fitness apps reveal Army bases, location of soldiers

Following the revelation, militaries around the world are contemplating bans on fitness trackers to prevent future breaches.

30 Jan 2018 7:01 AM


Arun Jaitley pays tribute to soldiers martyred in Kashmir

Jaitley said the evil designs of terrorists had been successfully foiled by the armed forces.

22 May 2017 1:26 PM

Has Gujarat ever produced martyrs: Akhilesh's 'foot-in-mouth' attack on Modi

The former UP CM was referring to the ceasefire violation by Pakistan in the Krishna Ghati sector of Jammu and Kashmir.

10 May 2017 6:09 PM

Soldiers represent nation, not states: BJP, Congress slam Akhilesh over soldier comment

Earlier in the day, Akhilesh questioned why there were no soldiers from Gujarat sacrificing their lives, in attempt to target Modi.

10 May 2017 5:55 PM

Move on from UP victory, save our soldiers: Shiv Sena attacks PM Modi

Earlier on Monday, the Pakistani soldiers along with their BAT, which include trained border inhabitants, launched a joint attack.

03 May 2017 11:10 AM

Can social media ban stop stone-pelting mayhem?

Stone-pelting goes beyond social networking and alleged funding from across the border.

29 Apr 2017 2:54 AM


J&K: 2 soldiers injured after militants attack army convoy

he convoy was on its way from Parimpora to Panthachowk when the attack took place.

01 Apr 2017 6:35 PM

Politician in row over remark on fidelity of jawans’ wives

Paricharak later issued a statement from Pandharpur, saying it was not his intention to disrespect soldiers.

20 Feb 2017 1:17 AM

26 soldiers, 22 militants killed in 50 days in J&K

While 20 Army soldiers lost their lives in avalanches in the valley, 6 soldiers were killed during counter-insurgency operations across J&K.

19 Feb 2017 2:08 PM

Mystic Mantra: Finding our life’s compass

The Eastern mystics discourage and disagree with such a sick psychological approach.

17 Feb 2017 6:14 AM

Four soldiers, four militants die in J&K gunfights

Latest reports from Hajin said that massive protests have erupted in the area following the killing of the militant.

15 Feb 2017 6:26 AM