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BJP using air strikes in Pakistan to further political agenda, but too simplistic to say IAF ops will win Narendra Modi second term
Politics

BJP using air strikes in Pakistan to further political agenda, but too simplistic to say IAF ops will win Narendra Modi second term

The ruling BJP has intensified its election campaign in the backdrop of the IAF strikes in Pakistan, with the face and hope of the party, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, travelling across the country to address public rallies and inaugurate slews of developmental projects.

India accuses Pakistan of barring journalists from site of IAF strikes in Balakot, claims Islamabad has ‘plenty to hide’
World

India accuses Pakistan of barring journalists from site of IAF strikes in Balakot, claims Islamabad has ‘plenty to hide’

India said on Saturday that Pakistan had “plenty to hide” by preventing journalists from accessing the site of an air strike by Indian fighter jets inside Pakistan.

Reports of Jammu and Kashmir army jawan's abduction are 'incorrect', avoid speculations, says defence ministry
India

Reports of Jammu and Kashmir army jawan's abduction are 'incorrect', avoid speculations, says defence ministry

Amid reports of the abduction of an army jawan in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district, the Defence Ministry on Saturday clarified that the information is incorrect.

Centre approves major reforms for Indian Army: Changes include relocation of officers, creation of new posts, human rights committee
India

Centre approves major reforms for Indian Army: Changes include relocation of officers, creation of new posts, human rights committee

In a major move, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has approved the first batch of reforms in the Army which include relocation of 229 officers from the Army headquarters, among others.

Steps taken to ensure implementation of permanent commissioning of women officers in armed forces: Ministry of Defence
India

Steps taken to ensure implementation of permanent commissioning of women officers in armed forces: Ministry of Defence

The Ministry of Defence Tuesday said it has taken steps to ensure implementation of permanent commissioning of women officers in the armed forces, in line with the announcement made by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his Independence Day speech

Indian Navy calls Pakistan's claim of thwarting submarine's attempt to enter waters 'false propaganda'
India

Indian Navy calls Pakistan's claim of thwarting submarine's attempt to enter waters 'false propaganda'

In a brief statement, it said the Indian Navy remains deployed as necessary to protect national maritime interests.

Pakistan Navy claims Indian submarine tried to enter territorial waters, shares footage after 'thwarting' attempt
World

Pakistan Navy claims Indian submarine tried to enter territorial waters, shares footage after 'thwarting' attempt

Pakistan has stopped an Indian submarine from entering its waters, the country's navy said on Tuesday, as tensions continue to run high between the nuclear-armed neighbours.

Pakistan to take action against extremist groups, says Shah Mahmood Qureshi; rejects claims of 'pressure' to release IAF pilot
India

Pakistan to take action against extremist groups, says Shah Mahmood Qureshi; rejects claims of 'pressure' to release IAF pilot

Pakistan was not under "pressure" or "any compulsion" to release Indian pilot Abhinandan Varthaman, Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said on Saturday, a day after the IAF Wing Commander returned home. India has been maintaining that the Pakistani decision is in consonance with the Geneva Conventions.

Daily Retreat ceremony along Attari-Wagah border cancelled in view of IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman’s release
India

Daily Retreat ceremony along Attari-Wagah border cancelled in view of IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman’s release

The daily Retreat ceremony held at the Attari-Wagah border front was cancelled for Friday Abhinandan Varthaman's release, the BSF said.

Amit Shah slams Imran Khan for silence on Pulwama terror attack, accuses him of being ‘untrustworthy’
India

Amit Shah slams Imran Khan for silence on Pulwama terror attack, accuses him of being ‘untrustworthy’

BJP president Amit Shah on Friday slammed Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan for not condemning the Pulwama terror attack and questioned whether he was trustworthy.

IAF Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman to return from Pakistan today: All you need to know about rights of a prisoner of war
India

IAF Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman to return from Pakistan today: All you need to know about rights of a prisoner of war

The capture and detainment of Indian Air Force (IAF) Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman by Pakistan on Wednesday is being perceived as a turning point in the rising hostilities between the neighbours in the aftermath of the Pulwama terror attack in February.

Two militants killed in encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara; combing operation on
India

Two militants killed in encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara; combing operation on

At least two militants were killed in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Handwara on Friday.

JeM resolved to continue fighting ‘holy war’ against India in 2017 conference, says intelligence report
India

JeM resolved to continue fighting ‘holy war’ against India in 2017 conference, says intelligence report

Pakistan-based terror group Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM), which was responsible for the killing of 40 CRPF personnel in Pulwama, had resolved in a conference over a year ago that its "Ghazwa-e-Hind" (Holy War Against India) will continue irrespective of India-Pakistan ties, according to an intelligence report.

Paramilitary forces gravely dissatisfied with lack of pay parity as promise of better service conditions remains unfulfilled
India

Paramilitary forces gravely dissatisfied with lack of pay parity as promise of better service conditions remains unfulfilled

Despite the India-Pakistan conflict escalating after the Indian Air Force carried out air strikes in Pakistan's Balakot and additional paramilitary forces being deployed in the Kashmir Valley to quell any insurgency, the issue of pay parity among Indian security forces continues to simmer.

Gujarat on ‘high alert’ after IAF’s pre-emptive strike on Jaish-e-Mohammad camps in Pakistan
India

Gujarat on ‘high alert’ after IAF’s pre-emptive strike on Jaish-e-Mohammad camps in Pakistan

Gujarat police on Tuesday issued a "high alert" across the state following India's pre-emptive strike on Jaish-e-Mohammed's (JeM) biggest terror camp in Pakistan.

Pulwama terror attack: CRPF jawan sent video from inside bus to his wife, minutes before attack that claimed 40 lives
India

Pulwama terror attack: CRPF jawan sent video from inside bus to his wife, minutes before attack that claimed 40 lives

A video of CRPF personnel taken minutes before their bus was targetted in the Pulwama terror attack surfaced on Saturday.

CRPF to enhance annual leaves for jawans in combat zones in bid for better ‘rest, recuperation’; CLs to increase by 13 days
India

CRPF to enhance annual leaves for jawans in combat zones in bid for better ‘rest, recuperation’; CLs to increase by 13 days

On the lines of the Army, the CRPF is mulling to enhance the number of leaves given to its combat personnel, as part of a renewed push to provide enhanced rest and recuperation to its troops deployed extensively for anti-terrorism and anti-Naxal operations in the country, officials said on Thursday.

Pakistan must stop making provocative statements against India; misinterpretation of signals could escalate situation
World

Pakistan must stop making provocative statements against India; misinterpretation of signals could escalate situation

It's time for Pakistan to stop the bluster and inject some sober reality into statements against India; this is about war and loss of lives, and somewhere, someone may blunder

Bid to develop narratives to alter public opinion in Valley, Pakistan using social media to influence youths in Kashmir, says Indian Army
India

Bid to develop narratives to alter public opinion in Valley, Pakistan using social media to influence youths in Kashmir, says Indian Army

Lieutenant General Ranbir Singh, said that the Pakistani army has been using social media to mobilise support among the youth of Jammu and Kashmir to stir them towards militancy.

Centre charges Kerala Rs 102 crore for using IAF aircraft, choppers during 2018 flood rescue and relief operations
India

Centre charges Kerala Rs 102 crore for using IAF aircraft, choppers during 2018 flood rescue and relief operations

The Centre has forwarded a bill of Rs 102 crore to the Kerala government for the use of Indian Air Force aircraft and helicopters for flood relief operations in the state, the Rajya Sabha was informed on Monday.