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Mission Indian Army: Over 3,000 youth from J&K appear for recruitment exam

A written examination for recruitment into the Indian Army was conducted in Jammu and Kashmir and more than 3,000 youth appeared for the same. The exam was conducted for commissioned officers in the Army on Sunday. “The examination was conducted today in which more than 3,000 youth from the state, including 800 from the valley appeared,” a Defence spokesman said. ... Read More »

Oculus, Vive Headsets Are Taking Israel’s Army Underground

In a refurbished building on a military base in central Israel, soldiers are training in underground combat using headsets made by Oculus, the virtual reality headset maker owned by Facebook, and Vive, owned by HTC. While it’s not unusual for a military to use virtual reality – Britain’s Ministry of Defense has been using it in training simulations for more ... Read More »

Lt General Bipin Rawat to succeed General Dalbir Singh as the new army chief

Lt Gen Bipin Rawat will take over as the new Indian Army chief on December 31, after General Dalbir Singh Suhag’s resignation. Also, the vice chief of air staff, Air Marshal BS Dhanoa has been made the new chief of the Indian Air Force. Lt Gen Bipin Rawat RELATED STORIES MS Dhoni’s Jharkhand school celebrates Golden Jubilee Himachal Pradesh: ‘Shikshak ... Read More »