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13 February, 2018 5:00 PM Air Force gets vintage Dakota aircraft from veteran

Chief of the Air Staff of the Indian Air Force (IAF) Air Chief Marshal (ACM) B.S. Dhanoa on Tuesday received a restored World War-II DC3 Dakota aircraft from an IAF veteran. “The Dakota [Dak] was also part of my childhood as my father flew it all over India and so today, I fulfil my dream of helping my father donate a DC3 Dakota to the Indian Air Force 28

6 February, 2018 4:19 PM BSF Recovers Cache Of Arms Near Indo-Pak Border In Gurdaspur

Chandigarh: The Border Security Force Tuesday recovered a huge cache of arms and ammunition including three AK-47 rifles, two pistols, six hand grenades and 250 rounds near the Indo-Pak border at the Kassowal border outpost in Gurdaspur Sector. The arms and ammunition were kept in a white bag found buried under the soil, an official said. BSF troops 39

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 37

25 January, 2018 6:43 PM MS Dhoni, Pankaj Advani, Illaiyaraja on list of Padma awardees

Illaiyaraja and MS Dhoni are among those who will be given the Padma awards. New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday approved the conferment of Padma Vibhushan to music composer Illaiyaraja, Indian classical musician Ghulam Mustafa Khan and Hindutva thinker Parameswaran. On the other hand, billiards player Pankaj Advani, cricketer Mahendra Singh 24

25 January, 2018 5:27 PM 'Unsung heroes' in Padma Shri awards list

Arvind Gupta, an IIT Kanpur alumnus who inspired generations of students to learn science from thrash, visited 3,000 schools in four decades and made 6,200 short films on toy-making in 18 languages. He also hosted popular TV show Tarang in 1980s and was honoured with Padma Shri. Keeping its promise of honouring "unsung heroes", the government today announced 19

13 January, 2018 5:35 PM Pakistan Intruder Shot Dead In Amritsar Sector: BSF

The troops warned the intruder however as he kept on moving towards the border fence in aggressive posture the BSF troops then opened fire and killed him. Chandigarh: A Pakistani intruder was shot dead by the Border Security Force along the Indo-Pak border in Amritsar sector when he crossed over to the Indian territory, an official said on Saturday 44

23 December, 2017 12:49 PM Pakistani intruder shot dead along Indo-Pak border at Ajnala

A Pakistani intruder was shot dead by the Border Security Force (BSF) personnel along the Indo- Pak border, while he was crossing over to the Indian territory at Ajnala here, an official said on Saturday. The 70th Battalion of the BSF shot dead the Pakistani intruder, aged around 65 years, when he ignored the warnings of the personnel and kept proceeding 38

10 November, 2017 3:49 AM Bhuj: BSF detains 3 Pakistan fishermen, seizes 5 fishing boats in 'Harami Nala' creek

The Border Security Force or BSF on seized five Pakistan fishing boats from vertical channel of  'Harami Nala' creek area in Bhuj, Gujarat. The forces also have apprehended three Pakistan fishermen. AHMEDABAD: The Border Security Force or BSF on seized five Pakistan fishing boats from vertical channel of 'Harami Nala' creek area in Bhuj, Gujarat. The forces 63

21 October, 2017 11:09 AM Islamabad worried over ‘threatening’ Indo-US alliance: Pak official

"The improvement in Pak-US ties is not as significant as the closeness of Washington and New Delhi. It is a threatening alliance,” the Pakistani official said. Pakistan is worried over the growing closeness between India and the United States and considers it to be a “threatening alliance”, according to a report in The Nation. The report quoted a Pakistani 108

16 October, 2017 5:53 AM Made in India INS Kiltan commissioned: All you need to know about Navy's new warship

Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman commissioned the third of four indigenously built Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) stealth corvettes “INS Kiltan” under Project 28 (Kamorta class) into the Indian Navy at Visakhapatnam’s Naval Dockyard on Monday. New Delhi: Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday commissioned the third of four indigenously 47