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Sushant Singh

Demands of a political solution
Tue, Feb 28, 2017

Eliminate the terrorist but talk to all other anti-state actors in Kashmir

Land problems in UP, so IAF looks at other bases to station Rafale fighters
Mon, Feb 27, 2017

Sources said the IAF needed an additional 540 acres of land in the vicinity of the air force station, which would have meant protracted negotiations with nearly 3,200 land owners.

Jammu and Kashmir: ‘Stone-pelters helped 25 militants flee since 2016’
Thu, Feb 23, 2017

The officials also said that the number of militants killed by security forces in J&K in 2017 has doubled over those killed in each of the past two years during the same period.

After PM Modi steps in, consensus builds on combined services committee’s top post
Tue, Feb 21, 2017

In 2012, the Naresh Chandra committee recommended a PC-CoSC, an appointment at par with the three service chiefs.

No Lesser Evil
Sat, Feb 18, 2017

India should convince the world that the choice between Islamic State and Taliban is a false one

‘Perhaps Qamar Javed Bajwa wants Pakistan Army to learn from India’
Fri, Feb 17, 2017

Pakistan’s new Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa is reported to have asked his officers to read a book on civil-military relations in India.

First Team Trump head rolls, reinforces New Delhi’s policy of wait and watch
Wed, Feb 15, 2017

Even before Flynn’s resignation, Government sources said, New Delhi has been unsure of the direction of Trump’s policy and his administration’s capability and resources to execute it.

No talks now, peace with Pakistan at time, place of our choosing: Government
Sun, Feb 12, 2017

New Delhi also feels that last month’s house arrest of Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) chief Hafiz Saeed is due to a combination of factors, most of them internal to Pakistan.

‘To build on progress in defence cooperation’: Mattis speaks to Manohar Parrikar, affirms commitment to ties
Fri, Feb 10, 2017

Sources at the Ministry of Defence (MoD), however, remained cautious about maintaining the momentum of bilateral defence ties attained during the tenure of Mattis’s predecessor, Ashton Carter.

MoD wants “more objectivity, transparency and fairness” in army promotions, sets up a committee
Wed, Feb 08, 2017

The Army follows the QSS for promotion since 2011, which came into vogue following the orders of the Supreme Court.

Why Rs 3.59 lakh crore for defence means only Rs 5,000 crore for modernisation
Tue, Feb 07, 2017

Till the mid-1980s, defence pensions were counted as part of the defence budget.

Create unit outside Defence Ministry to fast-track defence deals: Panel to tell Govt
Fri, Feb 03, 2017

Defence acquisitions have been stuck in a long-drawn spiral with major procurements like the Rafale fighters or M-777 howitzers taking nearly a decade to fructify.

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