India  /  Published 27.02.19

Pakistan says its jets crossed LoC in self-defence

Pakistan on Wednesday said that its jets crossed the Line of Control to undertake strikes in India for 'self defence'. Indian officials said Pakistani fighter jets on Wednesday violated Indian air spa...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 26.02.19

1971 IAF airstrike: A pilot's memory of bombing Dhaka

When war broke out between India and Pakistan on the eastern frontier in 1971, fighter pilot Bhupendra K. Bishnoi was sent to the front at short notice. He took with him a pair of pyjamas and his came...
By Furquan Ameen in New Delhi

India  /  Published 26.02.19

China tells India and Pakistan to exercise restraint

China, which has good diplomatic ties with Islamabad, on Tuesday urged India and Pakistan to 'exercise restraint' and asked New Delhi to carry out its fight against terrorism through international co-...
By PTI in

India  /  Published 26.02.19

India safe under Modi's leadership: Amit Shah

The Indian Air Force's strike on terrorist camps in Pakistan's Balakot underscores the will and resolve of a new India, BJP president Amit Shah said on Tuesday.'I congratulate and salute the bravery a...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 31.10.19

Medals for martyrs to a mistake

The Indian Air Force has recommended gallantry medals for the six personnel killed in friendly fire on February 27, their chopper downed mistakenly by an Indian-fired missile as the IAF fought off a P...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi


Opinion  /  Published 09.05.19

Cyclone Fani: Preparedness saved many lives

Sir — Cyclone Fani wreaked havoc in several cities and districts of Odisha, especially in Puri, leaving people dead and bringing down power and communication links (“Town cut off as power and phon...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 03.05.19

RSS feedback makes BJP use Masood tag to hilt

An internal assessment by the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh that the BJP could fail to win a majority despite a strong pro-Modi narrative has prompted the party to go on an overdrive on Masood Azhar’s...
By J.P. Yadav in New Delhi

Culture  /  Published 28.04.19

When a train journey becomes an election battleground

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By Prasun Chaudhuri in

India  /  Published 23.04.19

‘Unsigned’ tag on veterans’ letter to President

The letter that dozens of defence veterans had written to President Ram Nath Kovind urging him to stop parties from using the military for political purposes has been delivered but Rashtrapati Bhavan ...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 17.04.19

Swelling number of new voters is heartening

There is a first time for everything, including honouring democratic rights and duties. This is evident in the record number of Indian citizens who have registered as first-time voters for the upcomin...
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