Sunday, 22 July, 2018

Topic: ARMY

Indian army

By no stretch of imagination can the military be compared to IAS and IPS officers

Army, Navy & Air Force have to climb out of their respective silos, cease empire building, and create a joint plan to address military angst
Former Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif | Sean Gallup/Getty Images

Pakistani Generals’ arrogant stupidity makes Nawaz Sharif rise as a heroic fighter for democracy

Sharif's imprisonment won’t end his political career and will outlast those in the army who plotted his downfall.
Some fraudsters reportedly used soft copies of the Aadhaar and identity cards of defence personnel to create an account on OLX | Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg

37 duped on OLX by crooks using leaked Aadhaar copies of Army, CISF personnel

Most cases reported from Rajasthan; OLX blocks the accounts that were opened to carry out fraudulent deals.
Latest news on Army rifleman Aurangzeb |

Aurangzeb interrogation video shows 44 Rashtriya Rifles must check inside chatter & leaks

The interrogation video of late Aurangzeb does nothing to help the image of 44 RR, and, in fact, exposes serious lapses that have occurred. The Eid...
File image of the Indian army in Kashmir

Torture, detentions, pellet guns: 13 counts of rights abuse in Kashmir that UN wants probed

UN body indicts India over alleged human rights violations in Jammu and Kashmir between July 2016 and April 2018.
File photo of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf meet in Lahore | Facebook

Meet the stars of Pakistan’s sitcom – A chief justice, Imran Khan and, of course, the army

Pakistan has serious problems, and is seen as a problem by many in the world. Its affairs should not resemble a television situational comedy.
Clashes in Shopian district of South Kashmir, in Srinagar | PTI

Kashmir’s witnessing a new chapter of darkness. Even shadows can’t be trusted

A carpet of mutual suspicion covers everybody in Kashmir these days. Nobody knows who is tipping off the army and bringing the boots to your door.
PM Modi meets IFS probationers | YouTube

Change in IAS selection, Indian Army’s socialising rules, 7 reasons for Modi’s upper hand

A selection of the best news reports, analysis and opinions published by ThePrint this week.
Farooq Ahmad Dar, who was used as a human shield by army at his home in Budgam| Waseem Andrabi/Hindustan Times via Getty Images

Army Major at centre of Kashmir human shield row detained after clash over woman at hotel

The altercation took place after the Srinagar hotel manager refused to allow the woman to meet Major Leetul Gogoi who had booked a room there, police said.
Pakistan Supreme Court

Dictatorship undermined the civil service structure, helped relax rules: Pakistan SC

In a written order, Pakistan's Supreme Court has called out the new rules that have helped people circumvent hiring regulations in Punjab.