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Kargil Vijay Diwas Jaitley promises war memorial as nation mourns martyrs

Jul 26, 2014

Kargil Vijay Diwas Jaitley promises war memorial as nation mourns martyrs

As the country celebrates the 15th anniversary of its triumph in Kargil War, the families of those killed in the conflict have come a long way. #India #Pakistan #NewsTracker #Army #Arun Jaitley #Kargil War #Defence minister #army chief #Kargil #Gen Bikram Singh #Kargil War Memorial #Jawans #LoC #Martyrs #Kargil Vijay Diwas
Jaitley to chair weekly meeting of BJP leaders for better govt-party ties

Jul 25, 2014

Jaitley to chair weekly meeting of BJP leaders for better govt-party ties

Finance and Defence Minister Arun Jaitley will chair a meeting of its leaders and ministers every Monday. #Politics #Finance minister #BJP #Defence #NewsTracker #Government #Arun Jaitley #Ravi Shankar Prasad #NDA #party #PM Narendra Modi
Army fully geared to take on challenges Gen Bikram Singh

Jul 25, 2014

Army fully geared to take on challenges Gen Bikram Singh

Asked about the absence of senior army officers, who were part of Kargil war, from the function today, Gen Singh said he cannot comment on it as they might have had prior commitments. #India #Defence #TheySaidIt #Indian Army #Kargil War #Gen Bikram Singh
India asks China to cease activities in PoK Jaitley

Jul 25, 2014

India asks China to cease activities in PoK Jaitley

The presence of Chinese Army troops has been witnessed in recent times and there numbers were estimated to be around 5,000 by the Army couple of years ago. #India #China #Defence #Lok Sabha #TheySaidIt #Arun Jaitley #PoK #Chinese Army #Sri Lankan Navy #Pakistan Occupied Kashmir
India, US, Japan to hold naval wargames in Pacific Ocean

Jul 23, 2014

India, US, Japan to hold naval wargames in Pacific Ocean

India and the US have held 17 editions of the Malabar-series wargames since 1992 and had involved Japan along with Australia and Singapore in 2007 in the Pacific Ocean after which the Chinese government raised objections. #India #Japan #US #Defence #NewsTracker #Pacific Ocean

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Was London's brutal attack really terrorism?

May 23, 2013

Was London's brutal attack really terrorism?

By repeatedly using the term in news reports, does that make the public's sense of being terrorised worse than the same crime if it was only described as "murder"? #World #ToTheContrary #Terrorism #England #English Defence League #Islamist terror #Woolwich #London beheading #London terror attack
Everyone deserves a lawyer - even those accused in Delhi gangrape case

Jan 07, 2013

Everyone deserves a lawyer - even those accused in Delhi gangrape case

With the legal case now being made, gradually, against the Delhi rape suspects, it is vital the justice system and society as a whole do whatever necessary to ensure fair trials. #HowThisWorks #Defence #lawyers #Delhi gangrape case #Saket Bar Association

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Everyone deserves a lawyer - even those accused in Delhi gangrape case

Jul 26, 2014

New defence secretary Michael Fallon accused of calling female author 'a slut' in drunken bar clash

Defence Secretary Michael Fallon, 62, is at the centre of a row over claims he called The Daily Telegraph writer Bryony Gordon, 33, a 'slut' while at the Marquis of Westminster pub in Pimlico, central London... #London #Michael Fallon
Everyone deserves a lawyer - even those accused in Delhi gangrape case

Jul 27, 2014

Brendan Rodgers knows Liverpool defence must improve

Brendan Rodgers has warned his defenders that they must improve if Liverpool are to mount another challenge for the Premier League title this season... #Liverpool F.C. #Barclays Premier League
Everyone deserves a lawyer - even those accused in Delhi gangrape case

Jul 25, 2014

Yannick Bolasie does a 'Rocky' in Philadelphia on Crystal Palace's US tour

Crystal Palace winger Yannick Bolasie will be hoping to terrorise Premier League defences once again next season. And he's taken inspiration from Hollywood to make sure he's fighting fit to do so... #Liverpool F.C. #Barclays Premier League