Indian Army
India  /  Published 16.06.20

Ladakh: Indian Army officer, two soldiers killed in scuffle

In a massive escalation of border tension, an Indian Army officer and two soldiers were killed during a violent confrontation with Chinese troops in the sensitive Galwan Valley in eastern Ladakh on Mo...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 10.06.20

China only talks of consensus

The Chinese foreign ministry on Wednesday said that the Indian and Chinese armies had reached a “positive consensus” during the military-level talks on June 6 and the two sides were taking follow-...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.06.20

Indian and Chinese armies hold Lt General-level talks

Indian and Chinese armies on Saturday held Lieutenant General-level talks in their first major attempt to resolve the month-long border standoff in eastern Ladakh, official sources said.The Indian del...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 08.05.19

Modi is using the army as a fig leaf

Narendra Modi remains inimitable in at least two respects. The prime minister’s skills are formidable when it comes to making crass comments. Mr Modi is also a master when it comes to deflecting att...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 26.02.20

Kejri seeks army, says he did not sleep

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal has finally asked Union home minister Amit Shah to call in the army — after three days of appealing for peace.Kejriwal told the Delhi Assembly on Wednesday: “I...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 30.04.19

Yeti footprints or foot in mouth? Twitter laughs at Indian Army and Modi

The Indian Army became the butt of several jokes after an officer tweeted that its mountaineering expedition team had found footprints of the 'Yeti'. However, in the same tweet chain were many jokes t...
By Manashi Sengupta in New Delhi

India  /  Published 20.02.20

Army chief welcomes SC verdict on permanent commission

Indian Army chief General M. M. Naravane on Thursday said the force has been championing gender equality and the Supreme Court order granting permanent commission to women officers will give it a lot ...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 19.02.20

Time has not yet come for placing women in combat roles: Army officer

Western command general officer commanding-in-chief Lt Gen. R.P. Singh has hailed the Supreme Court order on giving permanent commission to women officers but said placing women in combat roles is an ...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 02.04.19

Unease over ‘Modi sena’ label

Former chief of naval staff Admiral L. Ramdas has written to the Election Commission drawing its attention to Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath’s reference to the army as “Modiji ki sen...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 11.02.20

Women in the army

Women in India are not meant to give orders; they are just meant to take them. The fact that this belief is widely held in the country was evident in new research published by a leadership consulting ...
By The Editorial Board in


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