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Siachen: Indian Army takes Swachch Bharat mission to world's highest battlefield

Army takes Swachch Bharat Abhiyan to the Highest Battle Field

Siachen, the highest battlefield in the world, is a place where everything is ferried from the hinterland. It is a logistics challenge to move all types of waste out of the glacier so that these do not become environmental hazard. Since October 2014, when ... PIB, 2 days ago

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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan kicks off at Siachen glacier

The drive will lay emphasis on segregation of bio and non bio-degradable waste and will be disposed off as mandated before. During the cleanliness drive it will be ensured that non of the waste is burned.
 India Today4 days ago

Allowance for troops in Siachen, Naxal areas more than doubles

The government has more than doubled risk and hardship allowance for armymen in Siachen and hiked the same for security forces deployed for counter insurgency operations and in Naxal-hit areas.
 DNA2 months ago Govt to more than double allowance for troops in Siachen, Naxal areas  catchnews.com2 months ago 7th Pay Commission: Allowance for troops in Siachen, Naxal areas more than doubles  First Post.com2 months ago 7th Pay Commission: Allowances bonanza for govt staff from 1 July explained in 20 points  First Post.com2 months ago

Women send rakhis for jawans at Doka La, Siachen

Uttarakhand women sent rakhis for jawans deployed in Siachin and Doka La on Wednesday.The 'Veer Naaris' from Gorkha Sudhar Sabha, the oldest Gorkha organisation in the region, and several other women organisations handed over rakhis to the General Officer Commanding Maj Gen Balraj Mehta to be sent to jawans at Doka La and Siachin.The event took place during the inauguration of works of a war memorial.Bharatiya Janata Party leader Tarun Vijay, who has started a campaign to send rakhis from all ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Bhamre visits Siachen Glacier forward post, Ladakh

Minister of State for Defence Dr. Subhash Bhamre visited a forward post of Siachen Glacier, Eastern Ladakh and Western Ladakh between July 15 and 16.
 DNA2 months ago
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63 tonne garbage removed from Siachen since 2014, says Army

Troops posted in the Siachen glacier have sent back to the base more than 63 tonne garbage since 2014 -- the year "Swachh Bharat Mission" was launched, the Indian Army said on Tuesday.These loads of garbage included packing material, barrels and perishables, ...
 Prokerala1 day ago

How India twice 'missed' resolving border disputes

'At critical moments an inability to take tough decisions resulted in potentially far-reaching solutions slipping out of our grasp.''If similar opportunities come Narendra Modi's way will he act differently?' asks Karan Thapar. In school we are taught about the turning points of history, but there are occasions when, because of human antipathy, intransigence or folly, history fails to turn and an opportunity to resolve a problem is lost. These are stories that rarely get told. However, Shyam ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Of nationalism and anti-nationalism

Indian Naval band marches in at the Red Fort to celebrate Independence Day in New Delhi. Image: AP If India has been ruled by foreign powers for centuries, our penchant for according primacy to personal interests over national concerns has been a key ...
 Sify2 weeks ago When PM pitched for New India at Red Fort  Rediff.com1 month ago

Change over of Army Guard Battalion at Rashtrapati Bhavan

President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday witnessed a ceremonial change-over of the Army Guard Battalion stationed at the Rashtrapati Bhavan, a statement said.Soldiers of the 8th Battalion of the Jammu and Kashmir Light Infantry (Siachen), who had been in ...
 Prokerala3 weeks ago

Is boarding an airline first the right way of honouring the soldier?

'The Indian soldier will fight where he is asked to, and he always has.''It is up to us as a democratic society to see that his service and sacrifice is for the most useful causes, and that we do not needlessly ask him to die for us.''That would be the single most important way in which we can honour him,' says Aakar Patel. Air India, our national carrier, has decided to honour our soldiers through a gesture. Armed forces personnel will now be asked to board its planes first, before other ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
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