Indian Army

  • The Brave: Param Vir Chakra heroes 6 days ago

    On the occasion of the 68th Independence Day, CNN-IBN celebrates India's Param Vir Chakra heroes and salutes the courage under fire. The Param Vir Chakra is India's highest Gallantry award. ...
  • Martyrs' families remember the bravehearts ahead of Kargil Vijay Diwas July 25, 2014

    Family members of martyrs who lost their lives in the 1999 Kargil War remember their bravehearts ahead of Kargil Vijay Diwas on Saturday. ...
  • J&K: Omar Abdullah appeals to maintain calm along LoC June 13, 2014

    Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Friday said, "The reports I've received was a quite intense exchange of fires on both sides, some shells landed in civilian areas to what extent it is an attempt to test the resolve of the new government, it's matter of speculation. I...
  • Affidavit row: Has VK Singh embarrassed the Modi government? June 14, 2014

    Despite MoS and former Army chief General (retired) VK Singh expressing his strong displeasure over the appointment of Lieutenant General Dalbir Singh Suhag as the next Army Chief, the Narendra Modi government has decided to stand by the previous UPA government's decision to promote the officer to lead the 1.13...
  • Government well within rights to appoint next Army chief: Congress May 14, 2014

    Congress leader Rashid Alvi has said that the UPA government is well within its rights to appoint next Army chief. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai April 7, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • We need a political platform if we want change, says General VK Singh March 6, 2014

    Days after joining the BJP, former Army chief General VK Singh said that some recent events forced him to take the political plunge. Speaking exclusively to CNN-IBN's Bhupendra Chaubey, Singh said that a political platform is needed for change. "I take strength from Anna Hazare," Singh added. ...
  • CJ Show: Parents of a slain soldier fight for their rights January 26, 2014

    Col Kawar Bhardwaj's son captain Umang Bhardwaj died while battling the terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir. After the death of his son, he and his wife Shiksha were promised a petrol pump allotment and some land to build a statue in the memory of their late son. Many years have...
  • Sub-zero temperature at LoC make situation difficult for jawans January 26, 2014

    Guarding the nation at Line of Control (LoC) in hostile terrain of Jammu & Kashmir in bone chilling winters is one of the toughest tasks of jawans of Indian Army. Presence of the enemy just few hundred metres away and sub-zero temperature make situation more difficult for the soldiers deployed...
  • CJ Show: An army veterans fight for compensation January 25, 2014

    Col. Anil Kaul is a Vir Chakra awardee who lost his right eye and a partially damaged his hand in the battle in Sri Lanka. According to military rules, Col Kaul must be paid compensation for he had fought the enemy on the front-line. He has today turned a Citizen...
  • CJ Show: Inspiring the young to join the armed forces January 25, 2014

    CJ Anuradha Gore, a mother of a martyred soldier who died fighting the enemy on the front-line is now on a mission to inspire the young children towards defense services. Watch her story ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Republic Day Special Show January 25, 2014

    On this Republic day, army veterans and parents of martyred soldiers turn CJ's to share their stories of courage and how their lives changed post retirement. Plus, how one CJ is inspiring the young to join the defense services and many more stories of bravery. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Show January 24, 2014

    On this Republic day, Ex-army men turn Citizen Journalists to tell their stories of bravery and how officials have neglected them post the retirement. Plus, one CJ who works to inspire the young towards joining defense services. ...
  • Do we really care for our jawans? January 15, 2014

    It's been a tough summer for the Indian Army at the LoC with record infiltration bids, a long drawn out operation in Keran and the beheading of a soldier. CNN-IBN asks whether India really cares for its jawans. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai January 15, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Watch: India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai December 19, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Drop case against Devyani, India to US December 19, 2013

    External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Thursday stuck to his stand that the case against Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade in the US was a conspiracy and demanded that the case against Devyani be withdrawn. "The Devyani case is unwanted. The first thing I want to do is to protect my...
  • J&K: Army is working with full efficiency to stop infiltration, says Shinde October 21, 2013

    Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Monday said that the Indian Army is working with full efficiency to stop infiltration in Jammu and Kashmir....
  • J&K: Villagers flee as ceasefire violations by Pakistan escalate October 21, 2013

    The village of Suchetgarh in Samba district is now deserted after all villagers fled the area while schools in Pargwal have been ordered closed. ...
  • The Last Word: What exactly is happening on LoC and what does this reveal about Pak as well as India's state of preparedness? October 8, 2013

    The Indian Army on Tuesday called off the 15-day long Keran operation, saying the area has been cleared of the infiltrators backed by Pakistan. The Army Chief General Bikram Singh blamed Pakistani Army of being behind the attempts by the terrorists to enter India. Singh said that it is not...
  • Has UPA's Pakistan policy been proved ineffective? October 8, 2013

    Even as the Keran operations got over on October 8, almost 15 days after a large group of terrorists tried to cross the Line of Control and infiltrate into India, Army Chief General Bikram Singh blamed Pakistani Army of being behind the attempts by the terrorists to enter India. ...
  • J&K: Keran operations over, Army calls it a desperate infiltration bid October 8, 2013

    The Keran gunbattle between the Army and the terrorists is finally over after 15 days. The Army has called it a desperate infiltration bid but have denied that it was an intrusion. However, it has said that the Pakistan Army must be complicit in the infiltration bid. ...
  • Watch: Guns fall silent in Shala Bato, Army's Keran operations over October 8, 2013

    The Indian Army on Tuesday called off the 15-day long Keran operation, saying the area has been cleared of the infiltrators backed by Pakistan. ...
  • Watch: Army releases images of terrorists killed in Keran operation October 8, 2013

    The Army has released images of the terrorists at the Line of Control in Keran. It has also recovered a massive haul of arms and ammunition from the Pakistani infiltrators. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai October 7, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Villagers caught in crossfire between Army, terrorists in Keran October 7, 2013

    As firing between the Army and terrorists continue in the Keran sector for the 14th day, caught in the crossfire are residents from nearby villages. The villagers from Jamgund, a village that lies next to Shala Batu, have been trekking down steep mountainside to avoid being trapped in the gunfight....
  • 30 Minutes: Military - The Apolitical Force September 29, 2013

    Has Former Army chief General VK Singh's claims that money from the secret fund was used to pay Kashmiri politicians damaged the credibility of the Army? ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai September 26, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Samba twin terror attacks: Why weren't police and Army on alert? September 26, 2013

    Dressed in Army uniform, three terrorists attacked a police station and then an Army camp in Jammu region killing 12 people including a Lt Colonel after they sneaked in from across the border early on Thursday. ...
  • PM to hold talks with Sharif despite J&K twin attacks, Oppn demands to call off the meet September 26, 2013

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has made it clear that the talks with Pakistan will go on despite the Jammu and Kashmir twin terror attacks. However, he called it, "One more in a series of provocations and barbaric actions by the enemies of peace." Meanwhile, the Opposition has demanded to...