Indian Army
India  /  Published 11.05.19

Officers must not ask jawans about vote choice

The Leh district election officer has advised the army to “sensitise” officers and maintain the sanctity of the poll process after complaints emerged that jawans were being asked to state their vo...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 09.05.19

Modi takes elections back to 1980s

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday revisited the 1980s to accuse Rajiv Gandhi of using INS Viraat as a “family taxi” during a 10-day vacation to Lakshadweep with the then Prime Minister’s...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

India  /  Published 17.02.20

Govt: Women weaker, have to care for kids

The following are some of the reasons the Centre cited in court in defence of discrimination against women officers:Women officers, unlike men in the same arm or service, are not employed in hazardous...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 10.02.20

Ration crunch for soldiers in Siachen

Government auditor CAG has expressed concern over acute shortage of rations and vital equipment for troops who guard the country’s borders in high-altitude areas like Siachen, Ladakh and Doklam, put...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

India  /  Published 01.03.19

‘Cease politics’ sermon with ‘dynasty’ jab

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said statements of some political parties were helping Pakistan and hurting India, almost suggesting that questioning him would mean supporting terrorists.Addres...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 25.02.19

SC hears plea on rights of forces facing stone-throwers in Kashmir

The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Centre, the Jammu and Kashmir government and rights panel NHRC to respond to a plea for framing a policy to safeguard army personnel from stone-throwing mobs that...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 18.02.19

Jaish trio killed in gunfight, but at a heavy price

By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 18.02.19

Army major, two Jaish militants killed in Pulwama encounter

Four army personnel, including a major, and two Jaish terrorists were killed in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district on Monday, days after a suicide bomber from the group drove his exp...
By PTI in Srinagar

India  /  Published 15.01.20

Scrapping of Article 370 a 'historic step': Gen Naravane

Army chief Gen M. M. Naravane on Wednesday hailed the abrogation of provisions of Article 370 as a 'historic step' and said the move has disrupted plans of the 'western neighbour and its proxies'.The ...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 12.01.20

New post to transform defence management

The government has finally taken the decision to transform the higher defence management by appointing a chief of defence staff. For his empowerment, it has taken the momentous step of creating the de...
By Gyan Bhushan in


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