The apex court had on 17 March, maintaining that women and men officers should be treated equally, cleared permanent commission for women in the navy and asked the Centre to complete the modalities within three months
Army begins process to grant Permanent Commission to women; candidates to submit applications by 31 Aug
Officials said ten streams where Permanent Commission is being made available include army air defence, signals, engineers, army aviation, etc.
Permanent Commission for women officers fair; with army's selection standard, equal command structure is viable
There is much debate on social media and opinion within the Army is divided. Many like me have had women officers serving under us in the most challenging circumstances in Kashmir and elsewhere and vouch for their professional capability and dedication. There are challenges galore awaiting them.
'Absolute exclusion of women from command in Army is illegal': Supreme Court dismisses Centre appeals against Delhi HC verdict
Absolute exclusion of women from command appointments in the Indian Army is against Article 14 and unjustified, the Supreme Court said in a judgement on Monday, calling denying permanent commission based on years of service 'a travesty of justice'
The government on Monday said it is enhancing military infrastructure including surveillance facilities along the borders with China and Pakistan in view of threat perception.
Indian Army invites application for 126th Technical Graduate Course: Here's how to apply before it closes on 14 June
The Indian Army is inviting applications from male engineering graduates for the 126th Technical Graduate Course which will commence from January 2018 at Indian Military Academy (IMA) in Dehradun, for permanent commissioning.
The Indian Navy has announced that women officers completing seven years in the service will get permanent commission.