Page-57 of Indian Army Current Affairs, GK & News
Union Home Minister P Chidambaram recently said that a consensus is being built to amend Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, 1958 (AFSPA). The minister said that the Act can be amended only after a consensus is built among the government.Regarding Jammu & Kashmir, he said that if the state withdraws the Disturbed Areas Act, AFSPA ..
Topics: Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act • Geography of Asia • Human rights abuses in Jammu and Kashmir • Human rights in India • India • Indian Army • Jammu and Kashmir • Kashmir Conflict • Kashmir unrest • Military history of India • Tripura
In 2010, the Government of India had authorised an outright purchase of 145 ultra-light howitzers from the US. The ultra-light howitzers are for the mountain artillery divisions of the Indian Army to be used in high-altitude frontiers opposite Pakistan and China and can be lifted by Helicopters. This acquisition was from the Foreign Military Sales ..
Appointments:SSB Jharkhand Chairman: A K ChugA K Chug, IAS and member of Revenue Council has bee appointed as next chairman of Staff Selection Board of Jharkhand. Chief Justice of Jammu & Kashmir High Court: Justice Aftab Hussain SaikiaJustice Aftab Hussain Saikia was administered the oath of office by Jammu & Kashmir Governor N N Vohra ..
Topics: B. R. Ambedkar • Current Affairs 2010 • Euronext • India • Indian Army • Institute of Chartered Accountants of India • Jammu and Kashmir • Kashmir • New York Stock Exchange • NYSE Arca • NYSE Euronext • NYSE Technologies • religion
330 T90ArjunTunguska M1 Air defence systemBM-30 Smerch:MBRLPinaka MBRL: 330 T-90The T-90 is a Russian main battle tank (MBT) derived from the T-72, and is currently the most modern tank in service with the Russian Ground Forces, Naval Infantry and the Indian Army. The customized Indian version is 310T-90S. In 2001, India bought 310 T-90S tanks ..
Topics: Arjun • Armoured fighting vehicles • BM-30 Smerch • Defence Research and Development Organisation • Indian Army • Main battle tanks • Multiple rocket launchers • Pinaka multi-barrel rocket launcher • T-72 • T-80 • T-90 • Tanks