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Higher military service pay rejection: Rahul says PM only concerned about likes of Ambani

Rahul said, "Modi ji, those who did surgical strike for the country, is this your behaviour towards them."

Armed forces facing shortage of nearly 60,000 personnel: Govt

According to the details provided by Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in Lok Sabha, the total shortage of officers in the Army, Navy and the Indian Air Force is 9,259 while the number for below officer rank is 50,363.


Armed Forces Tribunal issues notice to MoD, MoF on petition seeking pay parity with civil services

It has been contended that the armed forces officers cadre meets all the attributes attached to the Group ‘A’ organised service.

May 4, Forty Years Ago

Jayaprakash Narayan raised a controversy that the armed forces should also defend its democratic Constitution.

Armed forces face shortage of over 52,000 personnel

Parrikar said that measures like improved pay structure were being put into force to overcome shortage of over 52,000 personnel in Indian Army.

A khaki overhaul

Higher Muslim representation alone won’t address the minority’s mistrust of police.


Slow pace of arms acquisition a matter of concern, to be expedited: Jaitley

The key subject matter of concern appears to be the slow pace of acquisition of whatever equipment and assets are required, said Jaitley.

EC against forces personnel voting in posting areas

The EC was responding to a PIL demanding measures to ensure armed forces personnel exercise their franchise.

Read full text: President Pranab Mukherjee's speech on the eve of 65th Republic Day

President Pranab Mukherjee addressed the nation on the eve of 65th Republic Day.

Shopian killings: Curfew lifted as normalcy returns to the city

Local residents have demanded FIR registration against the CRPF personnel involved in the killlings.