Indian Army

Perks for Indian Army Underway: A K Anthony

Defence Minister A K Antony announced that the Central government set up a nutritious ready-to-eat diet program 'AAHAR' in order to meet the fresh food requirements of jawans in the country. The announcement came on the eve of 66th Independence Day when Antony addressed the Armed Forces personnel over All India Radio. Aug 14, 2012

Mumbai Riots 'Pre-Planned', Says Police; 23 People Held

Mumbai police are suspecting Saturday's violence at Azad Maidan as a "pre-planned" act, and arrested 23 people in connection to the riots, which led to the deaths of two people in the rally against communal killings in Assam. Aug 13, 2012

Ramdev Set to End Fast But Awaits 'Big Decision' From Govt

As Yoga Guru Baba Ramdev's three-day 'symbolic-fast' against issues like black money and corruption ends on Saturday, the fasting saint has threatened to intensify the agitation if the government failed to respond to his demands. Aug 11, 2012
A surface-to-surface Agni V missile is launched from the Wheeler Island off the eastern Indian state of Orissa.

Pakistan Intensifying Nuclear Arms Production to Counter India

Pakistan's nuclear weaponry is primarily aimed at India, after the former was found accelerating its nuclear weapon production capacity and seeking circumstances to use them as a hedge against India's nuclear arsenal, Press Trust of India (PTI) cited a US report as saying. Aug 10, 2012