Indian Army jawan killed in J&K's Poonch after Pakistan resorts to mortar shelling, small arms firing along LoC, say officials
An Army jawan was killed after Pakistan violated ceasefire along the Line of Control in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir.
Bipin Rawat presents President's Standard to army's 47th Armoured Regiment, asks forces to be ready for security challenges
Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Saturday presented the President's Standard to 47th Armoured Regiment, and asked the Armed forces to be ready for security challenges on the country's borders and in the hinterland.
The CPM on Monday criticised the government for bypassing the established convention while naming a new army chief and said the military should not be subject to political interference.
General Qamar Javed Bajwa took over as Pakistan's new army chief and promised to improve the tense situation at the Line of Control soon.
The appointment of Qamar Bajwa as Pakistan army chief is not a measure strong enough to change Pakistan's ugly habit letting military dictate policies.
The current army chief, Gen VK Singh, is trying to fix corruption and clean up the stables. But someone is trying to fix him by raking up a controversy about his date of birth? Is this good for the army or the country?