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AAP’s looming threat, Modi and Shah’s T20 game in 2019 & a humorous goodbye to MiG-27

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An Indian Air Force MiG-27 | Photo: Wikipedia

Kargil hero MiG-27 will take to sky one last time Friday, IAF squadron strength to go down

A majority of the 15 MiG-27s in the No. 29 Squadron are set to be used as decoys at different bases under the Western Air Command.

India gets modern Rafale, but is only major air force to fly these 6 outdated aircraft

From Soviet-era MiGs to British Avro transporters and French-origin Chetak/Cheetah helicopters, these 6 IAF aircraft need to be phased out soon.
Jodhpur plane crash

The alarming number of crashes Indian Air Force has seen in last 9 months

The MiG-27 that crashed in Jodhpur Tuesday is the second this year. Now, the Indian Air Force has 20 MiG-27s left in its inventory.

IAF’s MiG-27 fighter jet crashes in Jodhpur during routine mission, pilot safe

The aircraft had taken off from IAF's Jodhpur airbase. A court of inquiry is set to investigate the incident.

On Camera

A Harley Davidson dealership (Representational Image ) | Photographer: David Paul Morris | Bloomberg

Harley-Davidson riding away reflects poorly on both US icon and Modi’s ‘Make in India’

Modi’s ambitious plans to ‘Make in India’ could have been helped by a symbolic gesture to hold on to Harley, a premium manufacturer with an outsize brand.

Defence

Representational image | ANI

India, China working on Ladakh peace formula — alternate week patrolling, after disengagement

Patrolling in alternate weeks has been the established practice in the Northeast, and has worked well, barring the occasional face-off.
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

Suspect all, fix all? Is that the motto of our new ‘National Suspicion State’?

It’s not just Modi government or BJP, but even state governments, judiciary are getting caught in a ‘we suspect all’ mindset. Is India becoming a National Suspicion State?