Indian Army

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VOICES

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Farooq Ahmad Dar, Indian Army, Human Shield, Major Gogoi

Stop maligning Indian Army by revisiting Major Gogoi human shield controversy

Let's bury the incident and respect the Army for its role, rather than just seeking an opportunity to find fault and criticise it.

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read
Defence Ministry, Indian Army

Prime Minister's Office wants Indian Army to pick up garbage: Where's your outrage now?

Every time such decisions are taken, the soldier who has been deployed feels insulted.

VARIETY

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VARIETY

 |  Know Your Enemy  |  2-minute read
41 Rashtriya Rifles, Colonel Santosh Mahadik, Special forces, Indian Army

Salute Lieutenant Swati: Anti-terror hero’s widow joins Indian Army

It was nearly two years ago that Swati lost her husband, Indian Army special forces officer Colonel Santosh Mahadik of the 41 Rashtriya Rifles.

POLITICS

 |  Know Your Enemy  |  1.33 minutes watch-minute read
Gender Equality, Gender Equality, General Bipin Rawat, Indian Army

Inducting women soldiers into the Indian Army is a historic step

This move will have far-reaching consequences in terms of shattering the glass ceiling in defence.

POLITICS

 |  5-minute read
Bangladesh, Terrorism, Indian Army, ISI

How Pakistan’s ISI is spreading its web in India

The recent Jhansi development is an eye-opener for India's sleuths.

POLITICS

 |  The Bigger Picture  |  4-minute read
Armed Forces, Indian Army, Kargil Vijay Diwas

How BJP used Kargil martyrs for their political benefit

Vijay Divas was a means of concealing the guilt of the BJP-led NDA government in allowing Pakistani forces to make massive incursions.

VOICES

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Bofors, IAF, Indian Army, Kargil Vijay Diwas

We must not forget the sacrifices of Kargil martyrs

India needs to implement changes to make the military capable of fighting a modern war.

POLITICS

 |  SITREP  |  3.67 minutes watch-minute read

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Leadership, Suicide, Indian Army

Is there a leadership failure in Indian Army?

The force loses about a 100 soldiers per year to suicides, mostly related to pressures emanating from unresolved family disputes.