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Home Ministry recommends against repealing AFSPA

The Home Ministry has recommended against repealing the controversial Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, dubbed by its critics as “draconian”. In a report submitted to the Cabinet......

Surrendered militants to be recruited in security forces?

The Union Home Ministry has proposed raising of two battalions of Border Security Force and Sashastra Seema Bal comprising surrendered militants of Assam and Manipur, an official statement said.......

Gen V K Singh wants govt to appeal Rath verdict

Former army commander P K Rath, who was given a clean chit by Armed Forces Tribunal in the Sukna land scam, on Saturday said that the verdict had vindicated his stand while ex-army chief V K Singh......

Gen Rath absolved of wrongdoing, V K Singh virtually indicted by army tribunal

Virtually indicting former Army chief and Union Minister Gen V K Singh, the Armed Forces Tribunal on Friday quashed the court martial of Lt Gen P K Rath who was punished for his alleged role in a......

BJP goes after Aam Aadmi Party over remarks on Kashmir

Strongly opposing Aam Aadmi Party leader Prashant Bhushan's suggestion on the deployment of armed forces in Kashmir with the consent of the people, the Bharatiya Janata Party on Monday hit out at......

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......

Few expectations of the 'aam aadmi' from Union Budget 2015

Be it a doctor, a financial planner or a businessman, all have high hopes from the Modi government in the upcoming Budget. Image: The masses have high hopes from the upcoming Budget......

Corporate leaders whose moves will be most watched in 2015

Few leaders from India Inc that will make India proud in 2015. Arundhati Bhattacharya: New-age leader of SBI She is the first woman chairman of State Bank of India (SBI), where she has held a......

'They said we didn't deserve to be here. We have answered them now'

When minnows Jammu and Kashmir defeated 40-times Ranji Trophy champions Mumbai on Wednesday, it was perhaps the biggest-ever shock victory in domestic Indian cricket. Rediff.com's Vaihayasi Pande......
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Home ministry rejects repealing of AFSPA

The Union home ministry has recommended against repealing the controversial Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act rejecting the recommendation made by... ...

http://dc.asianage.com/india/home-ministry-rejects-repealing-afspa-101
How the PDP-BJP deal was sealed

An economist from Kashmir and a popular face from the RSS/BJP craftily wove an alliance in what is one of the most difficult agenda-setting... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/exclusive-how-the-pdp-bjp-deal-was-sealed-in-jk/20150302.htm
Mufti Muhammad Sayeed sworn in as CM; BJP enters Jammu and Kashmir

PM Modi greets PDP’s Mufti Muhammad Sayeed after the latter was sworn in as chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir—(Photo: AP) Peoples Democratic... ...

http://dc.asianage.com/india/mufti-muhammad-sayeed-sworn-cm-bjp-enters-jammu-and-kashmir-862
Isolated skirmishes hamper Ukraine truce

Kiev: Ukraine announced the completion of an initial phase of military pullback in east Ukraine Saturday as isolated clashes rattled a shaky truce... ...

http://zeenews.india.com/news/world/isolated-skirmishes-hamper-ukraine-truce_1554351.html
Der Spiegel

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany is prepared to sell tank howitzers to Lithuania, German magazine Der Spiegel said on Saturday. Deputy defense minister... ...

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