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MoD relents, to re-look into issue of rank parity

The defence ministry has decided to "re-look" into the issue of parity between armed forces and their civilian counterparts after a controversial letter issued on the subject this month led to......

AFSPA: The Army needs it!

'Army personnel must be given immunity but such immunity must not be absolute, nor is it so under the present Armed Forces Special Powers Act.'<br=Brigadier Gurmeet Kanwal (retd) lists why India......

'AFSPA should stay till police trained to contain insurgency'

Amid demands for scrapping of Armed Forces Special Powers Act in parts of the country, including Jammu and Kashmir and northeastern states, an article in pro-Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh journal......

AFSPA to remain in force in 12 Arunachal districts

The Armed Forces Special Powers Act will continue to remain in force in 12 districts of Arunachal Pradesh for six more months on the ground of continuous violence, extortion and intimidation by......

Govt will carry out security audit of vulnerable installations

A time-bound security audit will be conducted for all "vulnerable" installations of armed forces, paramilitary and police, the government on Friday announced after a high-level meeting in New......

Govt extends pension entitlement to 20 yrs

In a development that could well encourage more civil servants and armed forces personnel to opt for careers in the private sector, the government has decided to grant full pension benefits to all......

Spending on India's defence not enough

The proposed funding for the defence forces in the Union Budget presented by Finance Minister P Chidambaram has come into effect on April 1. On the face of it, the Budget appears to be a customary......

Defence budget hiked by 27%

Expressing determination to eliminate "all delays" in modernisation of the armed forces, the government on Thursday hiked the defence budget by a whopping 27 per cent to Rs 77,000 crore (Rs 770......

What Jaitley's three Budgets tell us

Never before in post-reforms India have Union Budgets seen a steady reduction in fiscal deficit for five consecutive years, points out A K Bhattacharya.   Image: Union Minister for Finance and......

Is DeMo destablising the Media?

How has the note ban affected newspapers and the rest of the media?Vanita Kohli-Khandekar finds out.Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com Is demonetisation the villain in Indian media's growth......
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Nivedita Menon

Rajshree Ranawat, an assistant professor of English at Jodhpur’s Jai Narain Vyas University (JNVU), has been suspended for inviting Professor... ...

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Retired paramilitary veterans protest at Jantar Mantar demanding OROP

[India], Feb 20 (ANI): A group of retired paramilitary forces officials held a protest at Jantar Mantar on Monday demanding grant of special pay,... ...

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Congress

[India], Feb. 18 (ANI): With fresh clashes breaking out in Srinagar and Pakistan flags being hoisted despite the warning by Chief of Army Staff... ...

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Javadekar

Amid political mudslinging over Army chief Bipin Rawats remarks, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar today asked the opposition to "keep pace" with... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/596847/opposition-should-not-politicise-armed.html
Gen Rawat's 'tough action' remark evokes mixed response

Army Chief Bipin Rawats statement on tough action against stone pelters in Kashmir evoked a mixed response with Union Minister Kiren Rijiju... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/596715/gen-rawats-tough-action-remark.html

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