Tag: Armed Forces

  • Parliament needs to define status of armed forces

    Parliament needs to define status of armed forces

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    By Admiral Arun Prakash (Retd), Only a diehard optimist would expect that India’s elected representatives would find the time to reflect on national security. But, with Parliament in session, should the improbable come to pass, here are some suggestions. Each threat and challenge to India’s national security in the past 70 years has arisen not…

  • Lynching: When Armed Forces Veterans Stood up against Vigilantism

    Lynching: When Armed Forces Veterans Stood up against Vigilantism

    By Maeeshat Correspondent, “We can no longer look away. We would be doing a disservice to our country if we do not stand up and speak for the liberal and secular values that our Constitution espouses,” said 114 veterans of Indian Armed Forces in their joint open letter to Prime Minister of the country and…