Saturday, Dec 03, 2022

women in Indian Air force


India’s first woman Rafale pilot Shivangi Singh takes part in R-Day parade

January 26, 2022 3:55 pm

Singh, who is from Varanasi, joined the IAF in 2017 and was commissioned in the IAF's second batch of women fighter pilots.

Sky’s the limit

October 21, 2015 12:12 am

The real challenge is not teaching women in the air force to fly. It is bringing about a shift in thinking. Women in the forces need to be made equal contributors to strategy, future-planning.

Fighting fit

October 09, 2015 12:08 am

Indian air force has dented the brass ceiling. The other armed forces must follow suit.

Latest News

Chhattisgarh: Quota increases to 76% as Assembly clears amendment Bills

Updated: December 3, 2022 8:17:46 am

As per the bills, Scheduled Tribes will get quota of 32 per cent, Other Backward Classes 27 per cent, Scheduled Caste 13 per cent, while 4 per cent has been provisioned for Economically Weaker Section (EWS) in public employment and admissions in educational institutions.

Court acquits former Delhi minister Rajendra Pal Gautam for flouting Covid protocol during protest

December 3, 2022 8:13:46 am

The court also said there is no proof showing that the accused persons were informed either by loudspeakers/ banners/ placards regarding imposition of the prohibition of large gatherings.

Influential Iraqi cleric launches anti-LGBTQ campaign

Updated: December 3, 2022 8:12:26 am

Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr posted a statement on Twitter Wednesday calling for “believing men and women (to) unite all over the world to combat (the LGBTQ community).”

Police develop mobile app to track criminals in Haryana’s Hansi

December 3, 2022 8:11:39 am

A Haryana Police spokesperson said that information about various accused and crimes committed by them has been updated on this app.

Yaadon Ki Baaraat is not as fun as you remember it to be, feels like a parody of its genre

December 3, 2022 8:07:08 am

The 1973 film Yaadon Ki Baaraat is somehow remembered for being a masala Bollywood film but upon rewatching it now, it feels like a parody of its own genre.

Exclusive | Tabu on her golden run with Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 and Drishyam 2: ‘Success is a gamble, can’t be taken for granted’

December 3, 2022 8:06:29 am

In 2022, Tabu gently reiterated that she can dazzle with her craft and sizzle with box office numbers.

Rewriting the war

December 3, 2022 8:06:11 am

Pakistan’s Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General Qamar Javed Bajwa, in his rather crude attempt to rewrite history, has inadvertently laid bare the ghost that perennially haunts the corridors of GHQ Rawalpindi.

Krishna Utsav in Haryana to be celebrated like Gita Mahotsav, says Khattar

December 3, 2022 8:04:43 am

“Krishna Utsav will be celebrated on the lines of Geeta Mahotsav, in which glimpses of Lord Krishna's childhood will be presented. Krishna avatar and his rasleela, along with musical art will be displayed through tableaux during the mahotsav," said CM Manohar Lal Khattar.

Kolkata to shut all hookah bars

Updated: December 3, 2022 7:59:15 am

Welcoming the decision of the Kolkata Municipal Corporation, doctors said having hookah for an hour was equivalent to consuming 100 cigarettes in terms of nicotine deposits.

Daily briefing: Latest on Gujarat polls; findings of AIIMS cyberattack probe

Updated: December 3, 2022 7:58:13 am

It’s Saturday! Get your weekend started with the top 5 stories from today’s edition: Latest on Gujarat polls; findings of AIIMS cyberattack probe; what to watch this weekend, and more. 1) First, check out the best of The Indian Express’ election coverage from Gujarat: 🔴 Will we see a BJP wave in Gujarat this time […]