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3 January, 2019 6:30 PM Thailand Cancels Flights To Holiday Island Koh Samui Over Storm Threats

Thailand cancelled flights to a popular tourist island, battened down beachside resorts and evacuated offshore oil rigs as the first tropical storm in nearly 30 years menaced its southern shores on Thursday. Tropical storm Pabuk approached southern Thailand with winds of up to 65 kph, bringing high waves and gusty winds ahead of its expected landfall 43

24 December, 2018 1:57 AM Pakistan plans to use GPS-guided mortar to target Indian Army bunkers

Continuing with its ploy of targeting Indian security forces in Jammu and Kashmir, Pakistan plans to make use of GPS-guided mortar for precision attacks in the time to come. It has been learnt that Pakistan is in the weapons market to purchase the special and technologically advanced mortar which only a few countries currently have in their arsenal 60

21 October, 2018 8:04 AM 56 Years After Indo-China War, Arunachal Villagers Get Land Compensation

Rs 38 crore was given as compensation to the villagers for the land acquired by the Army to set up its bases, bunkers and barracks Fifty six years after India's war with China, villagers of Arunachal Pradesh have received nearly Rs 38 crore as compensation for the land acquired by the Army to set up its bases, bunkers and barracks. Union Minister of State 81

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 93

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 79

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 55

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 52

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 48

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 57

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 115