'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.com, 1 month ago
Kathmandu: The death toll from Nepal's earthquake has jumped to 3,218, a police official said on Monday. The official said 6,538 people have been injured in Saturday's quake, the worst in the country in 81 years. The Nepal Mountaineering ...Gulf News, 3 weeks ago
Manipur is in lockdown. Till now, protests and clashes have happened even with the 100,000 army troops stationed there, who enjoy complete authority under the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), to battle the many ethnic groups that are hell ...Indiatimes, 4 weeks ago
GUWAHATI: In spite of ongoing peace talks between the Assam government and various pro-talks factions of militant outfits, attacks by insurgent groups continued unchecked in the state last year. Assam saw the country's second-highest number of ...Times of India, 1 month ago
Provided by IBNLive Amidst the roars of Vande Mataram and Bharat Mata Ki Jai, stand hundreds of former defence personnel battling for the implementation of One Rank One Pension scheme with immediate effect which is yet to be implemented by Prime ...MSN News US, 1 month ago
New Delhi: Upset over the Prime Minister not announcing a date for the implementation of the One Rank One Pension scheme, two war veterans who were on a relay hunger strike for the past 64 days are now on an indefinite fast unto death and say they ...Firstpost.com, 1 month ago
In driving rain and on the road leading to the campus of Ratan Thiyam's Chorus Repertory Theatre in Imphal, dozens of Manipuri women can be seen huddled together under a tarpaulin. They are holding up placards deploring the recent death of a student ...Livemint.com, 1 month ago
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