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'To compare bureaucrats to those in armed forces is laughable'

'To compare bureaucrats to those in armed forces is laughable'

‘Service in the Armed Forces can’t be compared to government service. If that basic premise is not accepted, then there’s no scope for any debate on OROP’ ‘No one joins the Armed Forces on a contract. They join to serve. Armed Forces attract those who want to serve, not based on financial terms and contracts’ Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar, a passionate advocate of OROP, speaks to Sudhir Bisht.   Ex-servicemen and their families continue their ..., 5 hours ago

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One Rank One Pension scheme for armed forces likely to be announced on August 15

The long wait for the ex-servicemen of the country is about to end. According to sources, PM Narendra Modi is likely to announce implementation of One Rank One Pension (OROP) scheme in his Independence Day speech. OROP has been a long-standing demand of the ...
 DNA2 weeks ago BSF, CRPF too push government to grant OROP  Asian Age19 hours ago OROP row: Ex-serviceman on fast shifted to hospital  Deccan Herald4 days ago OROP: One of the fasting veterans taken to hospital  Deccan Herald4 days ago

American servicemen overpowered a gunman armed with an assault rifle who opened fire on a French train.

American servicemen overpowered a gunman armed with a Kalashnikov who opened fire on a high-speed train travelling from Amsterdam to Paris on Friday, preventing what the White House said could have been a "far worse tragedy". According to initial ...
 IAfrica.com6 days ago Meet the 3 Americans who subdued heavily armed gunman on French train  CBC5 days ago How 3 passengers thwart 'terror attack' on train to France  Rediff.com6 days ago

ISPR confirms killing of 46 suspected terrorists in Pakistan

The Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) unit of the Pakistan armed forces has confirmed that aerial strikes were launched in North Waziristan earlier this week, and that at least 46 suspected terrorists had been killed at militant hideouts in two d ...
 Sify1 week ago One killed in Indian BSF firing in Sialkot, claims ISPR  Business Standard1 month ago

The real Jai Hind moment: Stand with the soldier

'Why can't we make it mandatory for all IAS and IPS officers to serve in the armed forces for a year before joining service?' 'What stops us from making it compulsory for every MP to spend three months, immediately after taking oath, in military barracks/maybe a few nights in the bunkers on the borders too, to learn and understand the life of a fauji?' wonders Tarun Vijay, MP.   IMAGE: Soldiers stand guard during a rehearsal for Independence Day at the Red Fort in Delhi. Photograph: Adnan ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Delhi police expresses 'regret' at crackdown on veterans

Delhi Joint CP MK Meena meets armed services veterans protesting at Jantar Mantar and says he regrets the police crackdown on August 14. "I want to speak on behalf of Delhi police that we have full respect for Army servicemen and ex-servicemen. What happened on 14th August was due to some confusion and misunderstanding, we are with you. We request you to end your hunger strike. We are here to provide security to veterans," Meena said.The apology comes after a huge public outcry against an ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago Delhi Police now just one touch away  Oneindia1 hour ago

Homage to Dr Kalam's tricolour draped casket at Delhi airport

The tricolour draped casket carrying former president Dr APJ Kalam's body carried by armed services personnel is placed on the flower-bedecked pedestal at the airport runway. Delhi police chief BS Bassi pays his tribute. Army chief Dalbir Singh lays a wreath at the casket. President Mukhrjee, PM Modi yet to arrive.
 Rediff.com1 month ago IAF flight with Dr Kalam's mortal remains lands in Delhi  Rediff.com1 month ago My friend Dr Kalam by President Pranab  Rediff.com4 weeks ago
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Chhattisgarh Armed Force official attempts suicide

Armed Force (CAF) official today allegedly tried to commit suicide by shooting himself with his service weapon at his camp in the insurgency-hit Bijapur district, police said. Assistant Platoon Commandant Ashok Sharma, belonging to 'D' company of CAF's 10th ...
 Business Standard4 weeks ago 102 armed forces officers pass out from Officers Training College  Times of India1 month ago 'OROP for jawans is justified. Not so much for officers'  Rediff.com2 days ago

Tribute paid to Kargil martyrs in TN, Puducherry

conflict in 1999 were remembered here on the occasion of Vijay Diwas with the three services of the Indian Armed Forces paying respects to soldiers who laid down their lives defending the country in the war. A wreath laying ceremony was held at the Victory ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

MPSC examination centre shifted

Manipur Public Service Commission (MPSC) has shifted the centre for the Central Armed Police Force (Assistant Commandant) Examination, 2015 to be held on July 12, 2015 to MPSC examination hall (First Floor), North AOC. In this regard, the MPSC has notified on ...
 E Pao!1 month ago Retired armed police force personnel  E Pao!1 month ago Important Notice for Candidates of CAPF (AC) Examination to be held on 12.07.2015  PIB1 month ago Central Armed Police Forces exams on July 12  Times of India2 months ago
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