Abhinandan Varthaman
India  /  Published 28.02.19

Abhinandan spoke like a true soldier: Father

The father of Indian pilot Abhinandan Varthaman, captured by Pakistan, on Thursday said he was proud of his son’s bravery and thanked the people for their support and good wishes. In a statement, Ab...
By PTI in Mumbai

India  /  Published 28.02.19

Human shield’s Geneva paradox

Farooq Ahmad Dar is unlikely to be found among those engaged in discussions on the Geneva Conventions.But the “human shield” — driven around trussed up on an army jeep as a warning to stone-thro...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 28.02.19

Trump ache for New Delhi

India on Thursday did not appear too pleased with US President Donald Trump hinting in Hanoi at a possible resolution of the face-off with Pakistan hours before Prime Minister Imran Khan announced the...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

India  /  Published 27.02.19

India to Pakistan: Follow Geneva Convention

Wing commander Abhinandan Varthaman, the Indian pilot captured by the Pakistan army after his jet crashed in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir on Wednesday morning, should be extended all courtesies accorded ...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

India  /  Published 13.04.19

Veterans’ appeal: Don’t politicise military

The following is the text of the letter that military veterans, including several chiefs of staff, have written to the President against politicisation of the armed forces:Honourable Shri Ram Nath Kov...
By The Telegraph


India  /  Published 06.04.19

Gap in US F-16 count and Indian account

A headcount of F-16 fighters in Pakistan by American officials has cast a question mark on the Indian government’s claim that such a combat jet was shot down on February 27, a US magazine has report...
By Our Bureau in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 04.04.19

The dream behind 'Modiji ki sena'

Playing solidiers was once an innocent game among pre-teen boys. Now adults leading the Bharatiya Janata Party are playing the game by proxy, with no innocence whatsoever. They have been trying to abs...
By The Editorial Board

Sports  /  Published 17.06.19

Game of laughs: Twitter reacts to #INDvPAK 7-0 at the World Cup

The Indian cricket team defeated the Pakistani cricket team by 89 runs on Sunday, stretching their World Cup winning streak against Pakistan to 7-0. Netizens everywhere celebrated in glee, and me...

Opinion  /  Published 27.03.19

A circus of mediators

Amit Shah, the president of the Bharatiya Janata Party, was clear. Pakistan returned Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman, the air force pilot it had captured after a dogfight near the Line of Control ...
By Charu Sudan Kasturi

India  /  Published 19.03.19

EC extends advisory on defence photos

The Election Commission of India has extended its instructions against use of images of defence personnel for political advertisements to other forms of propaganda, including social media platforms.In...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


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