Tag: army

In India’s first army overhaul, 57,000 soldiers to be redeployed in...

India has announced an extensive restructuring of its army, an exercise that will see 57,000 soldiers being re-deployed in combat roles to sharpen the...

Army granted special powers to buy weapons for military emergencies

In a major decision, the government has empowered the Army directly to procure critical weapons systems and military platforms to maintain combat readiness for...

Army wants its own ‘mini Air Force’

The Indian Army has now strongly revived its old quest for a "mini air force" of its own, in a move that has been...

J&K: Army gets heavy firepower to fight terrorists this summer

The Centre has given a major push to equip the Army and central paramilitary forces with advanced weapons and equipment in anticipation of increased...

Army Jawans to finally get their first modern helmet

For the first time ever, each and every jawan of the Indian Army will be equipped with a world-class helmet, an essential piece of...

Army suggests use of sonic weapons, pepper ammo, chilli grenades in...

As the debate over using of pellet guns by security forces in Kashmir continues, the Army has said, non-lethal weapons like pepper shots, chilli...

Army advisory: Keep off our uniform

Pointing out that in most cases information from locals pertaining to the movement of suspicious persons wearing military pattern clothes and carrying haversacks turned...

Army to deploy remote-controlled guns at LoC to take on infiltrators

Remote-controlled machine guns will make their debut at the Line of Control (LoC) by the year-end as the army prepares to tighten security measures...

Chinese army bans smartwatches due to security fears

Smartwatches and all other smart wearables have been banned by the Chinese army. Smartwatches pose a serious threat to the 1.6 million-strong People's Liberation...