Opinion  /  Published 28.06.22

Drum roll: The future of Agniveers

Cheerleaders may croon even when there is not much to cheer about. Consider the case of the trumpeting of the controversial Agnipath scheme by several leading lights of Indian industry. They are of th...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 27.06.22

Veer trumpeters, sell it to this hero

Echoing him, retired Major General C.M. Seth said: “Infantry and armed corps will be adversely affected the most by this Agnipath.” ...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

Culture  /  Published 26.06.22

Path of Peril

Lt Gen. (R) Vinod Bhatia is India’s former DGMO ...
By Lt Gen. (R) Vinod Bhatia

Opinion  /  Published 23.06.22

A new mould

Generalisations are usually hazardous. However, in assessing the 75 years since Independence, the politics of India suggests a marked inclination for either  status quo  or change by stealth...
By Swapan Dasgupta

India  /  Published 21.06.22

Future of Agniveers secure: Doval

NSA Ajit Doval on 'Agnipath': "If we have to prepare for tomorrow, then we have to change", reports Future of Agniveers is totally secure, nothing to worry about: NSA Aji...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 21.06.22

Haryana CM: 'guaranteed' jobs to Agniveers

The Haryana government will provide "guaranteed" employment to 'Agniveers' after their four-year stint in the armed forces, Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar announced on Tuesday. ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Chandigarh

West Bengal  /  Published 20.06.22

Agnipath scheme: Didi slams Centre

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday slammed the BJP-led central government over the Agnipath' scheme, alleging that the saffron camp was trying to create its own "armed cadre...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 20.06.22

Trial by fire

Implementing Agnipath, the new recruitment scheme for jawans, without test-bedding is a cause of concern for India, which shares disputed borders with not one but two nuclear powers. A policy change n...
By Gyan Bhushan


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