OFFICERS TRAINING ACADEMY

  • Jayalalithaa announces compensation for families of two jawans, forest ranger September 1, 2013

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Sunday announced a solatium of Rs three lakhs each to the family members of two Army jawans and a forest ranger, who lost their lives in different incidents in the state. Jayalalithaa expressed grief over the death of trainers Havildars Darsim Singh and Manwar Singh,...
  • IAF VVIP helicopter deal: Army Brigadier under scanner October 27, 2012

    New Delhi: A Brigadier of the Indian Army is under the scanner for allegedly demanding bribe of USD five million from an Italian company in a helicopter deal, with the Defence Ministry on Saturday seeking details from the government there and assuring "strong action" against the culprits. The allegations were levelled...
  • Army gets a new officers training academy in Gaya July 18, 2011

    Gaya: The country's second academy for training military officers for shortservice commission was inaugurated on Monday in Bihar's Gaya district as part of efforts to meet the shortage of over 12,000 officers. General Officer CommandinginChief of Army Training Command, Lt Gen K Surendra Nath, hoisted the flag to inaugurate the academy,...
  • Aamir denied permission to visit Army academy December 21, 2009

    New Delhi: Aamir Khan, who has been crisscrossing the country in disguise to promote his new film 3 Idiots, has been denied permission to spend a day with the Indian Army's cadets at the Officers Training Academy (OTA) in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. "The film star had sent a request to the...