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8 June, 2018 4:23 PM Nine New Battalions To Be Raised In Jammu And Kashmir Says Rajnath Singh

Two women battalions each will be deployed in Jammu and Kashmir divisions and five 'Indian reserve battalions' will be raised. Jammu: Nine new battalions will be raised to take stock on ground, in border areas of Jammu and Kashmir, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said today. Out of these nine battalions, two will be dedicated to border areas and will be known 81

26 March, 2018 5:16 AM Watch: Petrol tanker catches fire in MP pump, hero driver steers away to safety

In a bid to save lives, the driver steered the petrol tanker to a vacant area - suffering burns in the process. New Delhi: A tanker caught fire while transferring petrol at a Madhya Pradesh pump on Sunday night. A massive disaster was averted though when the brave driver of the tanker quickly steered away from the pump and into a vacant area where the fire was eventually 70

21 February, 2018 5:29 PM Officials visit LoC areas in J-K's Poonch, review situation

Poonch district administration officials today visited forward areas along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Balakote sector to review the situation of border residents. They inspected construction of bunkers and other basic facilities being provided to border residents, especially medical services in view of frequent Pakistani firing 47

31 January, 2018 4:56 PM Home Ministry allots ₹370 crore to strengthen border infrastructure

BSF, ITBP will build bunkers, fortify border out-posts and construct special climate- controlled huts Laying emphasis on building infrastructure along the Indo-Pak and Sino-India borders, the government has sanctioned nearly ₹370 crore to the BSF and the ITBP for construction of bunkers and special climate- controlled huts in forward areas, an official 44

7 January, 2018 7:43 PM Centre okays construction of 14,000 bunkers along LoC, IB

Jammu: Over 14,000 community and individual bunkers would be constructed along the Line of Control (LoC) and the International Border (IB) for border residents facing Pakistani shelling in Jammu division, officials said today. While 7298 bunkers would be constructed along the LoC in the twin districts of Poonch and Rajouri, 7162 underground bunkers would 41

9 October, 2017 12:56 AM Sitharaman to visit Sikkim today

Defence Minister’s trip to northeast comes amid reports of increased Chinese presence in Doklam Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is to begin a crucial tour of the northeast on Saturday, even as as the Opposition Congress launched an aggressive attack on the Narendra Modi government over its handling of the border situation with China. According to officials 50

7 October, 2017 2:13 PM Nirmala Sitharaman surveys Doklam, Nathula

Review comes amid reports of significant Chinese presence not far from Doklam standoff point Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday made an aerial survey of the Doklam-Nathula stretch and reviewed the situation along the India-China border. The review comes in the face of reports of significant Chinese presence not very far from the Doklam standoff 104

7 October, 2017 8:48 AM Rahul wants Modi to 'explain' China's road construction in Doklam

New Delhi: The Congress has asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to "explain" to the nation what was happening at Doklam and state his government's policy on the issue. Rahul Gandhi took a swipe at the Prime Minister, demanding an explanation about the new road construction being undertaken by China instead of continuing with his "chest thumping" 188 1

7 October, 2017 7:34 AM Rahul Gandhi Demands 'Explanation' From PM Modi Over China's New Road In Doklam

"Modiji, once you're done thumping your chest, could you please explain this?" Mr Gandhi tweeted, tagging an NDTV news report headlined, "With 500 Soldiers On Guard, China Expands Road In Doklam". The Congress has asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to "explain" to the nation what was happening at Doklam and state his government's policy on the issue 122

4 October, 2017 5:07 PM China puts more boots at Doklam

Conclave of Indian Army Commanders next week to discuss military preparedness A conclave of Army Commanders next week is set to discuss military preparedness along the China border, amid indications that the Chinese may have beefed up their presence near the Doklam standoff site since the disengagement more than a month ago. According to sources in the Indian 37