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  • 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. ...
  • Ladakh base revolt: Army to act against CO, others March 25, 2013

    New Delhi: The Indian Army has announced disciplinary action against the Commanding Officer and three other officers of the Ladakhbased artillery regiment in Nyoma in connection with a revolt by soldiers there in April 2012. Action will also be taken against 17 JCO's and 147 soldiers. The soldiers had clashed with...
  • Army awards death to killer jawan June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: The Army has given the death sentence to a soldier for 'fragging' after he killed his superior. Sepoy Satyam Kumar was sentenced to death by a summary General Court Martial for killing his superior Havildar Padmarajan in 2006. Satyam Kumar is a sepoy in the Northern Command Signals...