India  /  Published 23.04.19

‘Unsigned’ tag on veterans’ letter to President

The letter that dozens of defence veterans had written to President Ram Nath Kovind urging him to stop parties from using the military for political purposes has been delivered but Rashtrapati Bhavan ...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 08.06.19

Belated Id for Sanaullah kin

Kargil War veteran Md Sanaullah walked out a free man on Saturday after spending 10 days at Goalpara detention centre.He was released after Gauhati High Court granted him interim bail on Friday. Sanau...
By Pankaj Sarma and Sofikul Ahmed in Guwahati

India  /  Published 02.05.19

Admiral to President: Why the silence on veterans' letter?

The former navy chief, Admiral L. Ramdas, has written to President Ram Nath Kovind expressing anguish at the absence of an acknowledgement of the letter a group of veterans had sent him urging him to ...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 29.04.19

Politicizing the military is inglorious

Sir — The letter written by over 150 veterans of the armed forces to the president, Ram Nath Kovind, requesting him to stop the politicization of the armed forces is timely (“Veterans’ appeal: D...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 13.04.19

Veterans’ appeal: Don’t politicise military

The following is the text of the letter that military veterans, including several chiefs of staff, have written to the President against politicisation of the armed forces:Honourable Shri Ram Nath Kov...
By The Telegraph in

Entertainment  /  Published 06.06.19

Into the jaws of death: 5 films about D-Day

Saving Private Ryan (1998)...
By in Calcutta

India  /  Published 13.04.19

Rush to discredit veterans backfires

Attempts to question the authenticity of a letter attributed to defence veterans have ensured that attention has stayed focused on a perceived bid to milk military operations for electoral gains.The u...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

India  /  Published 25.04.19

Veterans write to Reuters about ANI's report

Military veterans have complained to Thomson Reuters, the multinational that provides news and information-based tools, against its partner Asian News International (ANI) for “defaming” the intent...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi


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