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Jul 02, 2019
Indian Army endorses govt's decision to tax disability pension, says number of personnel seeking benefit has risenThe army's reaction came hours after Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's office tweeted a letter, saying unscrupulous personnel have gained from disability benefits
Dec 17, 2018
Vijay Diwas in Bangladesh: Dhaka posthumously honours 12 Indian soldiers for sacrificing their lives in 1971 warBangladesh on Sunday honoured 12 Indian war veterans as it celebrated the country's 'Victory Day', marking its emergence as an independent nation following the 1971 Liberation War against Pakistan.
Dec 16, 2018
Vijay Diwas: India's success in 1971 War is cause for celebration, but introspection on defence preparedness also neededVijay Diwas was one such event in India’s modern history when it could truly sit back and bask in the glory achieved by its armed forces.
Oct 29, 2018
Donald Trump's 'refusal' of invitation to Republic Day function should not undo gradual uptick in India-US tiesIt has taken India decades to get over an innate suspicion of the United States. It would seem to be a pity to waste it all due to the Republic Day controversy.
Oct 08, 2018
Ahead of Air Force day, IAF's MiG-29 upgrade gains strength and ferocity with features of mid-air refuelling, multi-dimensional attackThe Indian Air Force's beast — MiG-29 — has gained in strength and ferocity after an upgrade, giving the force, which is battling a shortage of fighter aircraft, a much-needed boost, according to officials.
Nov 22, 2017
Bangladesh tribunal sentences six to death for helping Pakistani troops carry out 1971 genocideA special Bangladeshi tribunal on Wednesday sentenced to death six hardline Islamists for committing crimes against humanity and carrying out the genocide in 1971.
Nov 19, 2017
Indira Gandhi had more success in Kashmir than any other PM, a bad ending shouldn't overshadow her recordOn her birth centenary, however, it is worth recalling that Indira’s overall record of responding to the challenge in Kashmir was far more effective than that of any other prime minister.
Jul 18, 2016
Bangladesh: Three Islamists get death penalty, five others get life for involvement in 1971 war crimesThree Islamists were handed down the death penalty while five others were given life imprisonment by a special tribunal in Bangladesh for committing crimes against humanity during the 1971 liberation war with Pakistan