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In Historic Move, Armed Forces Allow Induction Of Women In NDA, Centre Tells Supreme Court

Sep 08, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The top court said it has been periodically nudging the authorities to do it themselves and it believes that they are best suited to evolve the whole.

Changes In Afghanistan A Challenge For Us, India Rethinking Strategies: Rajnath Singh

Aug 29, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

‘We are changing our strategy and the formation of Quad underlines this strategy,’ the Defence Minister said.


No Nation Untouched By Changes Happening Around, Security Preparedness Is The Need: Rajnath Singh

It has all along been the endeavour of forces inimical to India to create an atmosphere of instability domestically, the Defence Minister said.

Neeraj Chopra Felicitated By Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Renames Army Stadium After Tokyo Olympic Gold Medallist

Aug 27, 2021 PTI

Rajnath also re-named the Army Sports Institute Stadium after Neeraj Chopra, who bagged the country’s first gold in athletics at Tokyo Olympics


US Carried Out Airstrikes In Afghanistan, Says Pentagon

Taliban with their forces is now controlling more than 400 district centres, which is more than half of Afghanistan.

19 July, 2021

Russia Successfully Test Launches Hypersonic Missile

Associated Press (AP)

Russia's Defence Ministry said the missile was launched from an Admiral Groshkov frigate located in the White Sea, in the north of Russia


08 July, 2021

Army Chief Meets Italian Defence Minister, Discusses Military Cooperation

Outlook Web Bureau

The Chief of Army Staff is on a two-day visit on the second leg of his two-nation tour of the UK and Italy.


30 June, 2021

'Kamikaze' Terror Drones Now A Tactical Weapon With Strategic Impact

Major Manik M Jolly (Retd)

How do we tackle these unseen and untracked monsters in skies?


30 June, 2021

India To Roll Out New System To Deal With Drone Attacks, Other Emerging Challenges

Outlook Web Bureau

A high-level meeting chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and attended by Home Minister Amit Shah, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and National Security Advisor Ajit Doval has taken key decisions in this regard.


27 June, 2021

Jammu IAF Attack: Drone Probably First Time Came 15-km Inside Indian Territory

Tarun Upadhyay

What has raised concern this time is the distance travelled by drone and that too without being detected.


27 June, 2021

Classified UK Defence Documents With Secret Information About Warship Found At Bus Stop

Outlook Web Bureau

An employee of the Ministry of Defence (MoD) had reported the loss of the documents last week.


23 June, 2021

Gen Rawat Chairs Meeting To Iron Out Differences On Rolling Out Theatre Commands

Outlook Web Bureau

The sources said though the Army and the Navy were in favour of rolling out of the theatre commands, the Air Force has some reservations over them.


08 May, 2021

DRDO's Anti-Covid Drug Gets DCGI's Nod For Emergency Use

Outlook Web Bureau

'The drug is expected to save precious lives due to the mechanism of operation of the drug in infected cells. This also reduces the hospital stay of COVID-19 patients,' the defence ministry said.


30 April, 2021

Rajnath Singh Grants Emergency Financial Powers To Armed Forces To Fight Covid Crisis

Outlook Web Bureau

The emergency powers were sanctioned to the armed forces last year too when the COVID-19 pandemic first broke out.


21 March, 2021

India Has World’s Fourth Strongest Military: Study

Outlook Web Bureau

A study released by defence website ‘Military Direct’ stated that China has the world’s strongest military, closely followed by the US and India


14 March, 2021

Peace Has Returned To Assam Under BJP Rule: Rajnath Singh

Outlook Web Bureau

'The condition in Assam has improved a lot. The state is on the path of progress', said Rajnath Singh as he addressed his maiden election rally in Assam.


07 March, 2021

Indo-China Border Row: PM Modi Lauds Military For Its 'Resolute Dedication'

Outlook Web Bureau

Prime Minister Narendra Modi made the remark while addressing the valedictory session of the Combined Commanders Conference.


21 February, 2021

India Signs USD 50 Million Defence Agreement With Maldives To Boost Maritime Capabilities

Outlook Web Bureau

Jaishnakar, who is in Maldives on a two-day visit, held discussions with Maldivian Defence Minister Mariya Didi.


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BSF soldiers participate in a bicycle rally for 'Azaadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav' celebration, in Bikaner. The rally wil culminate at Raj Ghat in Delhi.

PTI Photo

Devotees perform 'pindan' ritual on the banks of the Ganga river during Pitru Paksha, in Varanasi.

PTI Photo

Devotees perform 'tarpan' ritual on the fourth day of Pitru Paksha, at Assi Ghat in Varanasi.

PTI Photo

Commuters wade through a waterlogged road outside Junagarh Fort after heavy rain in Bikaner.

PTI Photo

In this photo provided by United Nations Photo, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, right, and Sheikh Hasina, Prime Minister of Bangladesh, meet during the the 76th session of the United Nations General...

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Caste Your Vote: Why A Caste Census Could Radically Change India’s Political Map

Opposition parties unite for implementation of a long-standing demand. Will the Modi Government bite the bullet?

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A Tulsi Plant, Unworn Sandals, A Mat, Brooms…Hathras Memories In A Post-Truth World

There is no need to contextualise Hathras. It is a standalone story. A warning, a trigger, a tragedy.

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Congress Bowls A Caste Googly: A Dalit Sikh As Chief Minister Of Punjab Ahead Of State Polls

A Dalit Sikh CM from the neglected Puad region is a smart move, queering the pitch for the grand old party’s rivals.

Amandeep Sandhu
Congress Bowls A Caste Googly: A Dalit Sikh As Chief Minister Of Punjab Ahead Of State Polls

Opinion

Virat Kohli’s Abrasive Leadership Style Gave Indian Cricket A New Dimension

Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader

Sep 20, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu