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MoD relents, to re-look into issue of rank parity

MoD relents, to re-look into issue of rank parity

The defence ministry has decided to "re-look" into the issue of parity between armed forces and their civilian counterparts after a controversial letter issued on the subject this month led to severe heartburn in the military. A panel within the ministry is likely to re-look into the issue that has been left pending for so many years, ministry sources said on Friday. The panel will go though all documents concerning the issue, including the decision of the Group of Ministers in 2009 ratified by ..., 38 minutes ago

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Defence Ministry on foreign shopping spree; eyes assault rifles, body armour, helmets for soldiers: Report

Bloomberg reported that the ministry may be purchasing 185,000 assault rifles from global markets. The report said that the ministry also plans to buy hundreds of thousands of helmets and tens of thousands of modern bullet proof vests. The move is part of PM ...
 Zee News2 hours ago

It's national security at stake: Amarinder Singh seeks removal of Manohar Parrikar

Punjab Congress chief Amarinder Singh said defence ministry's circular downgraded the status of armed forces vis-a-vis their civilian counterparts.
 DNA1 hour ago Amarinder seeks removal of Parrikar  Business Standard7 hours ago Amarinder Singh: BJP creating war hysteria  Asian Age3 weeks ago

We are an ally who stood by India in darkest hours: Russia

Senior Russian Defence Ministry official said that they have stood beside when the entire world had isolated India.
 DNA5 days ago PM Modi to visit Japan on November 11-12  Rediff.com10 hours ago Key defence, energy deals among 16 MoUs signed between India, Russia  Ani News1 week ago Defense security, counter terrorism to dominate in Indo-Russia talks: MEA  Yahoo! India1 week ago

In a first, SC imposes fines on Army for denying officers promotion

The Army has vociferously alleged discrimination by the Defence ministry in the devaluation of military officers' status
 Business Standard4 hours ago Defence ministry denies eroding military's status, but GoM report contradicts MoD  Business Standard1 day ago No down-gradation of military-civilian ranks, structure to remain the same: Defence Ministry  DNA1 day ago No change in status of services: Defence Ministry  The Hindu1 day ago
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As Pakistan threat looms, Defence Ministry goes shopping; largest list since Operation Parakram

Days after the September 18 Uri attack in which 19 Indian army soldiers were killed, the higher echelons of government went into a huddle. Military retaliation was among the options discussed by the cabinet committee on security. This was when the forces ...
 India Today8 hours ago India steps up offensive to isolate Pak on terror  Asian Age4 days ago Uri attack prompts government to have integrated control centres  DNA1 week ago Uri jolt sends ministry on weapon hunt  The Telegraph4 weeks ago

Govt 'clarifies', soldiers upset

A defence ministry "clarification" on rank parity between military and civilian officers in Armed Forces Headquarters (AFHQ) today claimed equivalence has been maintained as in the past. But the government "clarification" has confused the forces further ...
 The Telegraph20 hours ago Armed forces upset with Defence ministry over rank parity with civilian counterparts  First Post.com1 day ago Armed forces fume despite Ministry's clarification over parity  Business Standard1 day ago Armed forces fume despite MoD's clarification over rank parity  Rediff.com1 day ago

Civilian- military rift in engineering services, Army defies Defence Ministry's orders

Army defied Defence Ministry's orders to appoint 3 civilians to MES. 2 Parrikar had earlier approved 3 civilian posts in engineering services. 3 Civilian, military rift grows; officers not taking orders from each other. The Indian Army may have been seeking ...
 India Today16 hours ago

Army helicopter crashes in north Afghanistan; 8 dead

Afghan Defence Ministry blamed a technical problem with the aircraft and rejected any claims by insurgents to have downed the helicopter
 DNA2 weeks ago 66 militants killed in military operations in Afghanistan  News on Air14 hours ago Military chopper crashes in Afghanistan, 8 killed  Asian Age2 weeks ago Afghan army helicopter crashes in north Afghanistan; 8 dead  Business Standard2 weeks ago

2 alleged ISI spies arrested for leaking defence documents to Pak official

(Photo: ANI/AFP) The Ministry of External Affairs has summoned Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit over the matter. New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Thursday detained a staff of the Pakistan High Commission over allegations of spying and stealing defence ...
 Asian Age1 day ago Pak high commission official asked to leave India in 48 hours for spying  Rediff.com1 day ago Pakistan spy ring busted in Delhi  MSN India1 day ago Pakistan High Commission staffer arrested for espionage  Deccan Herald1 day ago
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