General V.K. Singh actually did take the best possible action. The fellow offering the bribe was a retired officer over whom Army has no jurisdiction. What is the defence minister's excuse?
My favourite line in the coup story is "the PM was informed at the crack of dawn on January 17"
The government should immediately initiate action to address the deficiencies in the state of our defence preparedness pointed out by the COAS.
A group of eminent citizens gives a call to end the fast and focus on a "democratic, accountable, ethical and non-violent" movement "capable of leading an electoral revolution to democratize and decentalise power..."
It is time to seriously consider the UK system of Defence Advisory (DA) notices requesting the media, the journos and others to exercise restraint in reporting and commenting on sensitive matters of national security