Indian Army
Opinion  /  Published 01.07.20

Tall tale: Obfuscation of Chinese incursion

The present Indian government is one of a kind. Usually, no government would befuddle the people with contradictory messages when the borders of the country are being eyed by a neighbour. Yet the Bhar...
By The Editorial Board in

India  /  Published 30.06.20

Business of China boycott is not a child's play

Five-year-old Ronon plays with his miniature toy cars and bikes at his home in Assam, a nine-hour drive from Walong, the battleground of the only Indian counter-attack in the 1962 war near the tri-jun...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 27.06.20

De-escalation is ‘priority’

Sources in the defence ministry and some veterans on Friday underscored that the immediate priority for India was to ensure “de-escalation” of the Chinese troops as “disengagement” is expected...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

World  /  Published 05.06.20

Committed to resolve border standoff with India: China

Bejing on Friday said that it is committed to properly resolve the relevant issue with India ahead of the key talks between senior Indian and Chinese military officials on Saturday to end the border s...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 19.05.20

India, China eyeball to eyeball

Indian and Chinese troops have pitched tents along the undemarcated “Line of Perception” in Galwan Valley near Aksai Chin, sources in the defence ministry said, the build-up coming amid heightened...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

Books  /  Published 11.04.19

How the Indian army transformed post the Great War

The Indian Empire At War: From Jihad to Victory, The Untold Story of the Indian Army in the First World War By George Morton-Jack, Little, Brown, Rs 699...
By Shantanu Chakrabarti in

India  /  Published 17.02.20

Court shoots down gender bias in army

The Supreme Court on Monday directed the government to grant permanent commission to all women army officers, including those in combat areas, dismissing the government’s argument of physiological a...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 17.02.20

Permanent commission: women Army officers welcome SC order

Women Army officers on Monday welcomed the Supreme Court order directing the Centre to grant them permanent commission, saying it will help uplift women across the country and not just in the armed fo...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 17.02.20

End gender bias in Army: SC

The Supreme Court on Monday directed the Centre to grant permanent commission to all women officers in the Indian Army within three months, terming the Centre's argument of physiological limitations a...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in New Delhi

India  /  Published 14.06.20

Soldier killed, two hurt in Pakistani firing in Poonch

An Army personnel was killed and two others were injured as Pakistani troops opened fire and shelled areas along the Line of Control in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said on Sunday.T...
By PTI in Jammu


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