Indian Army
India  /  Published 26.10.19

‘Imagine army jeeps on Diwali’

To celebrate or not to celebrate. Many Indians affected by the events in Jammu and Kashmir wrestled with the question on the eve of Diwali.Some chose to celebrate the festival with Kashmiris on Jantar...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 30.03.19

Medium, message, masses

Sometime in the late 2000s, a young software engineer who voluntarily ran social media propaganda for the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh and the Bharatiya Janata Party got an opportunity to attend a BJP ...
By Shivam Vij in

India  /  Published 21.03.19

SC upholds absent jawan’s sack order

The Supreme Court has ruled that unauthorised absence by a member of an armed force — that too for 302 days — cannot be condoned, as it quashed a tribunal’s order that had reinstated a jawan say...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 15.03.19

It's a cricket field, not a battlefield

Harmful helpSir — The latest reports regarding the fugitive businessman, Nirav Modi, are alarming. The jeweller has apparently been moving houses frequently in the United Kingdom to avoid punitive a...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 06.03.19

Army warns Pak against targeting civilians

The Indian Army on Wednesday warned Pakistan against targeting civilians on this side of the Line of Control, saying any “further provocation or misadventure” would have “dire consequences”.Bo...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 02.03.19

Pak mulls pine-tree terror case

Pakistan has said it plans to lodge a complaint against India at the UN, accusing it of “environmental terrorism” over air strikes that damaged pine trees.Climate change minister Malik Amin Aslam ...
By Reuters in Islamabad

India  /  Published 01.03.19

Why war is never an answer

The following is an appeal issued by over 600 Indian academics, economists, writers, artists and concerned citizens. The statement, titled “Appeal for Reason”, comes at a time civil society activi...
By The Telegraph in

North East  /  Published 11.12.19

Protests engulf Assam

Assam appeared to be on fire as tempers flared up against the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill which was tabled in and passed by the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday. Anti-bill protesters surged on the streets, b...
By Avik Chakraborty in Dibrugarh

Opinion  /  Published 03.01.19

What the Army can do for gender parity

A potentially game-changing policyRight now, the Army is composed of more than 42,000 officers, and over 11.5 lakh (1.15 million) junior commissioned officers and other ranks. Women until recently had...
By Rakesh Sharma in

India  /  Published 15.12.18

Forces kill 7 civilians at J&K encounter site

Seven ordinary people died as security forces fired on an unruly mob that had gathered during a gunfight with militants, recording the highest civilian toll near a Kashmir encounter site and leaving t...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar


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