Army

  • India lodges strong protest with Pak over ceasefire violations at third flag meet 4 days ago

    India on Friday lodged a strong protest with Pakistan over repeated ceasefire violations by the neigbouring country. The BSF and Pak Rangers held a key sector commander-level flag meeting to defuse tension along the Indo-Pak border due to these violations. ...
  • I will only be happy if AFSPA is repealed: Irom Sharmila August 21, 2014

    In an exclusive interview with CNN-IBN, Manipuri activist Irom Sharmila who is on indefinite fast against AFSPA for last 14 years said, she is cheerful after being released from house arrest of almost one and a half decade house arrest but she will only be happy when the AFSPA will...
  • The Brave: Param Vir Chakra heroes August 15, 2014

    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. ...
  • The CJ Show: Saluting the pride of India - our soldiers July 28, 2014

    On the show this week we focus on issues that our soldiers and their families face. ...
  • Defence Minister pays homage to Kargil martyrs at Amar Jawan Jyoti July 26, 2014

    On the occasion of 15th Kargil Vijay Diwas, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley and the three Service chiefs paid homage to the war heroes at Amar Jawan Jyoti, India Gate. ...
  • 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. ...
  • Iraq crisis: ISIL captures city near Syria June 17, 2014

    Even as Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) continues to capture territory near the Syrian border, armed Khurdish forces in the northern city of Kirkuk tries their best to keep Sunni militants at bay. ...
  • 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...
  • News 360: Centre stands by Lt Gen Dalbir Suhag's appointment as Army Chief June 11, 2014

    Despite the hullabaloo surrounding former Army chief and MoS, VK Singh's differences with the anointment of Lt Gen Dalbir Suhag as the next Army Chief, the Narendra Modi government has decided to stand by the UPA's decision to promote Suhag. ...
  • Meghalaya murder: Union government steps in, demands report June 4, 2014

    The Union Home Ministry has sought a report from the state government in the murder and rape case of a 35-year-old woman by militants from the Garo National Liberation Army in remote South Garo Hills in Meghalaya. They terrorist group allegedly entered her house, locked up her husband and five...
  • Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony: Pak Army red-flags Nawaz Sharif's visit to India? May 23, 2014

    Reports have suggested that there is a clear rift between the Pakistan Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif and the country's Army over the invite given by India for Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony. ...
  • 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. ...
  • Why so much hurry in appointing Army chief, VK Singh asks Centre May 13, 2014

    The UPA government looks all set to name Lt General Dalbir Singh Suhag as the Army Chief designate. The Prime Minister headed Appointments Committee of the Cabinet is yet to sign on the dotted line for the post for which the President's assent is still awaited. ...
  • J&K: Army Major killed, two jawans injured in Shopian encounter April 26, 2014

    An Army Major has been killed along with two terrorists in the encounter which has been going on for more than 16 hours in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir. Two jawans have also been injured in an ongoing encounter and one of them is in a critical condition. The...
  • 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. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai February 27, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Army movement was a routine exercise, no conspiracy behind it: Gen VK Singh February 24, 2014

    Former Army General VK Singh has slammed media reports on the movement of troops towards Delhi in January 2012, playing down reports of a conspiracy. ...
  • Movement of Army units in Delhi was a routine exercise: former DGMO February 21, 2014

    Former DGMO Lt General AK Choudhary has clarified his stand after a report stated that the government had feared a coup by the army under former Army chief General VK Singh's command. "What I said that movement of units was basically a mobilization exercise which take place in the Army,...
  • After ex-DGMO, Antony says Army units' movement a routine drill February 21, 2014

    Two years after reports were published on how the govt feared a coup by the army under General VK singh's command, ex-DGMO Lt General AK Choudhary has now validated that the government had feared a coup by the army under former Army chief General VK Singh's command. Meanwhile, Defence Minister...
  • Watch: Beating The Retreat ceremony January 30, 2014

    The Army, Navy and Air Force bands performed at the Beating The Retreat ceremony, marking the end of Republic Day celebrations. Pranab Mukherjee revived a presidential tradition by riding a 6-horse buggy. ...
  • 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. ...
  • J&K: Victims' families condemn Army order to close Pathribal fake encounter January 25, 2014

    Fourteen years after five villagers were killed and passed off as foreign militants who killed 35 Sikhs in Kashmir, the Army has closed the Pathribal fake encounter case saying that the court marshal proceedings could not establish charges against five Army personnel named in the case. ...
  • 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. ...