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Defence ministry withdraws controversial note on rank parity

In a major decision, the defence ministry on Friday announced withdrawal of a controversial note it had issued over two years back on status equivalence between military officers and their......

Aadhaar is based on unscientific thinking, fallible biometric data

Biometric authentication is based on the unscientific and questionable assumption that there are parts of human body that do not age, wither and decay with the passage of time, says Gopal Krishna.......

The dud of a stink bomb

By castigating the reforms themselves because of the remediable and reversible defaults here and there in carrying them out, Yashwant Sinha is throwing out the baby along with the bath water, says......

Shopian: Top Hizb commander among 3 terrorists killed

IMAGE: Army soldiers take positions outside a house where terrorists were hiding during an encounter at Awneera in Shopian district of south Kashmir on Sunday. Photograph: PTI Photo Three......

Russia keen to sell MiG-35 to India, says top official

Russia is keen on selling its new fighter jet MiG-35 to India with the MiG corporation's chief saying the country has evinced interest in the aircraft and talks were on to understand its......

GDP grows 7.3% in Q2, but slowdown looms over India

Growth in the third quarter (October-December) is expected to be the weakest in years, with spending hit due to unavailability of enough replacement currency, reports Dilasha Seth/Business Standard......

Of Welspun, Cyprus and the FEMA conundrum

The sluggish legal system in India makes it extremely difficult for law-enforcing agencies in the ministry of finance to punish violations of foreign exchange laws. Unfortunately, it is not just......

US Court upholds Rajat Gupta insider trading conviction

In a setback to India-born former Goldman Sachs director Rajat Gupta, a US court today sentenced him to two years in prison and denied his bid for a new trial after upholding his conviction on......

Govt defends raising seats on UAE route

Defending its decision to raise the number of seats under the India-United Arab Emirates (UAE) air services pact, the Civil Aviation Ministry, in a note to the Cabinet Secretariat and key......

ED moves SC seeking Hasan's remand

Stung by a Mumbai court's rejection of its plea for custodial interrogation of Hasan Ali Khan, the Enforcement Directorate on Thursday moved the Supreme Court challenging refusal of its plea......

Rang de Basanti: More bouquets and brickbats

More readers have sent us their comments about Rang de Basanti. Again, a whole lot of praise for Aamir Khan and director Rakeysh Mehra. Another spoiler alert: Don't read the following comments if......

Training and welfare, focus of Army commanders' meet

The annual Army Commanders Conference, coming in the wake ofseveral controversies centering around Army Chief Gen VK Singh over the past fortnight, is scheduled to finalise a road map for enhancing......
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Vice Admiral AB Singh assumes charge as new Chief of Staff

[India], Jan 15 (ANI): Vice Admiral Ajendra Bahadur Singh took over as the new Chief of Staff, Western Naval Command from Vice Admiral Ravneet... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/vice-admiral-ab-singh-assumes-charge-as-new-chief-of-staff-news-national-sbpxKfdfbhhei.html
MoD restores rank parity of military officers, withdraws contentious letter

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday ordered withdrawal of a controversial order that lowered the rank of military officers in comparison... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/652059/mod-restores-rank-parity-military.html
Uttar Pradesh will become Uttam Pradesh, says India Inc

Industry leaders on Friday hailed Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's investor-friendly policies, and assured him of their participation... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-uttar-pradesh-will-become-uttam-pradesh-says-india-inc-2569832
Aadhaar is based on unscientific thinking, fallible biometric data

Biometric authentication is based on the unscientific and questionable assumption that there are parts of human body that do not age, wither and... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/column/aadhaar-is-based-on-unscientific-thinking-fallible-biometric-data/20171121.htm
DSC jawan dies of cardiac arrest

A 53-year old Defence Security Corps jawan posted at the Indian Naval Academy (INA) at Ezimala in nearby Kannur district died following a cardiac... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/dsc-jawan-dies-of-cardiac-arrest-117110500189_1.html

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