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Superseding Two Senior Officers, Lt Gen Rawat to be Next Army Chief, Marshal Dhanoa to Head IAF
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Superseding Two Senior Officers, Lt Gen Rawat to be Next Army ...

The government today appointed vice chief of army staff Lt Gen Bipin Rawat as the new Army chief superseding his two senior officers, while vice chief of air staff Air Marshal B S Dhanoa has been made the new chief of the Indian Air Force. ... Outlook India, 1 month ago
New heads for Army & Air Force announced Qatar Peninsula, 1 month ago
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'Gen Manekshaw could speak to politicians like no other chief has'

'General Manekshaw looked from left to right and said, "Gentlemen, I have come to have a look at you. I am taking a good look at your faces. When I come back after the war is over, some faces may not be here." IMAGE: Then Indian Army chief General Sam Manekshaw with troops during the 1971 War. Photograph: Kind courtesy Major General B N B M Prasad and DPR Photo Division Archives. Two soldiers who fought in the 1971 War along the Punjab border with Pakistan remember those days 45 years ago as ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

50 years of reaching the unreachable

Coimbatore: As he leaves to his agricultural field from his modest house in Thookanaickenpalayam village, about 20km from Coimbatore, every day at dawn, T N Ramasamy, a farmer, carefully picks the radio set from the shelf. He reaches the farm, just ...
 Times of India1 month ago
Times of India

The 'Kipper' and the raising of the Olive Green, on this day back then

Guarding our borders, fending off extremists, lending a helping hand at times of distress in the mainland, the men in Olive Green - the Indian Army - are a special lot remembered with gratitude. That their special day of remembrance, the Army Day, ...
 Times of India2 days ago
Hindustan Times

Battle ready: Ex-army chief JJ Singh marches to his own beat

It's a one-horse race, says General Joginder Jaswant Singh (retd) in military style bravado. Buoyed by garlands and siropas that greet him on the busy stretch from Anardana Chowk to Purani Kotwali, the former army chief and Shiromani Akali ...
 Hindustan Times3 days ago
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Crisis in Command: The challenges that lie ahead

'No one needs to lose sleep if a person with better operational credentials supersedes lesser endowed peers,' says Group Captain Murli Menon (retd). Opinion is rife in the Indian media about military leadership and associated issues. The latest issue relates to the supersession by the new army chief, whilst another pertains to the much maligned previous air chief and how he rose to be air chief at all. Military leadership has traditionally got short shrift in our country, unfortunately, for ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Forgotten challenges of a full-scale war

Lt Gen Bhopinder Singh (retd) For the political and military leadership in India and Pakistan without the experience of a full-scale war like 1971, it's a paradigm shift. There is an urgent need to counter the jingoism and rabid religious ...
 Chandigarh Tribune1 week ago
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Crowds go berserk as seen during Cauvery protests but police do not have a proper strategy

BENGALURU: The city's tech-smart men in uniform may be good with gadgets but buckle under pressure when it comes to managing crowds.With no concrete plan in hand, they lack crowd control tactics when mobs go berserk as was witnessed during the ...
 Economic Times1 week ago Tech-savvy Bengaluru Police only have sticks to control crowds  TechGig1 week ago
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Savitribai Phule birth anniversary: List of firsts in India

Indian reformer, poet Savitribai Phule, along with her husband social reformer Jyotiba Phulefounded the first women's school at Bhide Wada in Pune in 1848. on her birth anniversary, we take a look at the lists of first in India. Savitribai ...
 Mid Day2 weeks ago
Ani News

Looking back 45 years after liberation of Bangladesh

17:25 IST By Anil BhatNew Delhi [India], Dec.23 ( ANI ): Vijay Diwas and Victory Day were celebrated in India and Bangladesh in the week gone by with as much fervor as in the past. This year, 2016, marked the 45th anniversary of the conclusion of ...
 Ani News3 weeks ago Indian Army celebrates victory over Pakistan in 1971 war  Daily Excelsior.com1 month ago
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