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V K Singh Remembering 'Sam Bahadur', India's First Field Marshal
New Indian Express

'Former Defence Minister Menon's attempted to drive a wedge wi...

New Delhi: Former Defence Minister VK Krishna Menon had tried to isolate Army Chief General KS Thimayya by roping in Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw. Relentless Manekshaw refused to be disloyal to his chief and stood his ground. Later, Menon had tried ... Daily Bhaskar, 1 week ago
Krishna Menon wanted to sack Manekshaw The Sunday Guardian, 1 week ago

The Governer General's Files: Past forward policy

Lately, the Henderson Brooks report on the Sino-Indian War of 1962 has been much in the news. Facts leading to the debacle need to be stated before going into the details of this report. After the Communist Revolution, Mao Zedong became the supreme ...
 Deccan Chronicle3 weeks ago Phantoms of the mind: Declassify Henderson Brooks to overcome lingering trauma of 1962 war  Times of India1 month ago
Indian Express

The Henderson Brooks morality play

This is not to argue that the politicians bore no blame for the defeat. But a dispassionate assessment would underline the fact that the army also bore an institutional responsibility — one that cannot be attributed merely to a few bad generals. ...
 Indian Express1 month ago

Babu-neta & the fauji

Independent India's armed forces have admirably honoured the Indian Military Academy's splendid code of conduct. The same can hardly be said of our politicians and civil administrators JAY BHATTACHARJEE In times of war and not before, God ...
 The Statesman1 month ago
Deccan Chronicle

A lesson in resignation

Admiral D.K. Joshi, the Chief of the Navy, resigned on February 26, taking moral responsibility for the recent accidents involving submarines for which he was in no way personally responsible. It reminds one of Lal Bahadur Shastri resigning as ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 month ago Under Antony's charge an Army chief challenged govt in court, while the Navy chief quit  Daily Bhaskar1 month ago Ex-Admiral says Navy chief did the right thing  Deccan Chronicle1 month ago

General who spells trouble for the BJP

General VK Singh has a history of opposing the Government while the BJP dismissed a service chief the last time it was in power. As the two now join hands, both must watch their backs Bharatiya Janata Party president Rajnath Singh has probably ...
 New Delhi Pioneer1 month ago

Looming military breakdown

In a nation where instances of admission of individual responsibility are depressingly rare, Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral D.K. Joshi's resignation following the tragic accident on INS Sindhuratna is welcome evidence that some officials, at ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
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