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In India, rule of law has regrettably been undermined by the rule of politics: Hamid Ansari
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Field Marshal K. M. Cariappa made the Indian Army truly Indian

New Delhi [India], Jan.14 (ANI), General Bipin Rawat, who has just taken over as the 27th Chief of Army Staff of the Indian Army, has given an assurance that he would uphold the traditions of the Indian Army. India will be observing Army Day tomorrow (January ... Sify, 1 month ago

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WW II Singapore invasion anniv marked, Japan attends 1st time

The anniversary of Singapore's invasion during World War II by Japanese forces was attended for the first time by Japan with a message that "horrors of war must not be repeated again". The 75th anniversary of the Fall of Singapore marked the first time former ...
 Business Standard5 days ago
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Why the ex-servicemen vote can tilt the scales in Uttarakhand

The hill state of Uttarakhand has a very rich martial tradition. This is why none of the parties can afford to ignore the soldiers' constituency. This is evident once again as both the main contenders for the victory crown in the ongoing battle for the state ...
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In western UP, the only wave is a Jat wave for RLD

The Muzaffarnagar riots of 2013 gave rise to communal polarisation, and the old societal bonds that existed between Jats and Muslims in western Uttar Pradesh were broken. Consequently, in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Jats flocked to the Bharatiya Janata ...
 catchnews.com1 week ago
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PHOTOS: India displays its military might, vibrant culture on R-Day

The majestic Rajpath saw a scintillating display of India's military might and resplendent cultural diversity as the country celebrated its 68th Republic Day on Thursday, with the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan attending the event as guest of honour.   IMAGE: A spectacular bird's eye view of the Republic Day parade at Rajpath in New Delhi. Photograph: Press Information Bureau Light rain and overcast skies failed to dampen the enthusiasm of thousands ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago Cultural heritage, military might on display on Republic Day  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago

R-Day: Ceremonial artillery fires 'perfect 21' in rainy weather

The weather may have played a bit of a spoilsport at the Republic Day parade on Rajpath but the ceremonial artillery unit fired the traditional 21-Gun Salute today with "clockwork precision" despite the rains. "We did 10 days of physical practice, both on the ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago
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How the Hindustani fauj defeated the Pakistani fauj

Just 21 then, a young air force officer looks back at the 1971 war, which was like a baptism by fire in the fauj. IMAGE: Indian soldiers fire on Pakistani positions during the 1971 War. Photograph: Getty Images. 'Our tank took a direct bull's eye hit. When I came back to my senses I called for the driver, loader, subedar -- nobody answered. Three men from my tank died that night.' Wing Commander Kuldip Shiva (retd) tells Rediff.com's Archana Masih about days spent along the Ravi river on the ...
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Airing gripes on social media akin to crime: General Rawat

Issuing a warning, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on Sunday said the soldiers who take to social media to air their grievances could be punished as their act is “akin to crime” and lowers the morale of those guarding the frontiers of the country. General ...
 The Financial Chronicle1 month ago Jawans taking to social media could be punished: Army Chief  Deccan Herald1 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 ...
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Choosing an army chief: The perils of choice

With ambitious generals knowing that political patronage might be rewarded, a worrying era of politicisation of the military looms ahead, observes retired Colonel Ajai Shukla who has known Generals Rawat, Bakshi and Hariz for a long time. In 1949, when Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru was appointing India's first commander-in-chief (downgraded in 1955 to 'chief of army staff'), he faced a choice between three top professionals. The senior-most was General K M Cariappa, a dead-honest Anglophile with a ...
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