North East  /  Published 31.07.20

3 Assam Rifles Jawans killed in ambush

At least three Assam Rifles personnel were killed and six injured in an ambush in Chandel, Manipur, by militants “from across the border” on Wednesday evening. The soldiers were returning ...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.07.20

State digest: Jawan killed in road accident

An army truck carrying jawans and machines on their way to Ladakh from Bhubneshwar, met with an accident in Chutupalu Ghati in Ramgarh, killing the driver and injuring two others at around 7 am on Thu...
By Our Bureau in

India  /  Published 18.02.19

Take care of mom: Priyanka Gandhi to soldier’s kid

Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has told the eight-year-old daughter of one of the CRPF jawans slain in Pulwama to be brave and to take care of her mother, promising the little one help to fulfil her wish of be...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 02.03.19

Rebel operation on, say police

Two militants who had been presumed dead but inflicted casualties on the forces on Friday in a village in Kupwara, Kashmir, continued to engage the security personnel overnight and through Saturday....
By Our Special Correspondent in Srinagar

North East  /  Published 26.02.19

Sons defend country, parents ‘foreigner’

The Association of Protection for Indian Citizenship Rights, a lower-Assam based group, will take the legal route to help six families from Saru Harid in Barpeta district, who are labelled “foreigne...
By Gaurav Das in Guwahati

India  /  Published 18.02.19

CRPF jawan, cop trade brawl charges

A 28-year-old CRPF jawan alleged that he was “assaulted” and “handcuffed” by police in Pune on Sunday without any provocation when he had gone to invite them for a condolence meeting for the 4...
By PTI in Pune

India  /  Published 21.02.19

Free J&K flights for jawans of central forces

Jawans of central forces deployed in Kashmir can fly free on commercial flights, the Union home ministry has announced exactly a week after the Pulwama attack on CRPF personnel who were reportedly not...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 02.10.18

The government borrows shine from the soldier

There came a moment in my recent interaction with the chief of the army staff, Bipin Rawat, whose implications are unsettling enough to require remark. I ventured to get his sense of the situation in ...
By Sankarshan Thakur in

Opinion  /  Published 02.05.19

Singaporeans question bicentennial

It’s celebration time in Singapore. Exhibitions, heritage walks, light and sound shows, and fireworks — Singaporeans are spoilt for choice. Ideally, celebrations should make one happy; but it isn...
By Sonia Sarkar in

India  /  Published 25.02.19

Kashmir paramilitary troops risk allowance raised

Paramilitary troops deployed in Jammu and Kashmir will get enhanced risk and hardship allowance every month.The special benefits of the lower ranks have been increased by Rs 7,600 and higher officers ...
By PTI in New Delhi


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