COMMANDO TRAINING

  • 'LeT engaged in commando training inside Pak' September 3, 2011

    Washington: LeT is engaged in imparting commando training to its recruits, including teenagers, at its terror camps inside Pakistan, besides being involved in their religious indoctrination, according to an FBI complaint. In the complaint submitted before a federal US court in Virginia on Friday, the FBI said this is reflected in...
  • Women in Delhi Police get commando training February 3, 2011

    New Delhi: Delhi is not the safest city in the country for women. Last year as many as 585 women faced some sort of sexual harassment. But, to rein eve teasers and trouble makers in, Delhi Police has now started giving specialised commando training to its recruits. After the training is...
  • Downturn benefits? Army has richer haul of candidates June 15, 2009

    New Delhi: Recession has suddenly made the Indian Armed Forces an attractive opportunity. Only till recently, the armed forces had lost its sheen as a career option. Now training academies find their offices flooded with applications. Sweating it out in the heat and dust, shouting slogans like Commando, Jai Ho, and...
  • Police recruits to get compulsory commando training May 27, 2009

    Mumbai: To prepare the police force deal with terror attacks, commando training has now been made compulsory for all personnel in the police training school, a senior police official said today. Following the November 26 terror strikes, we have had about 6,000 to 7,000 new recruits. All...