Like gigantic grey concrete aircraft carriers standing out against a dun-coloured Tibetan plateau, Beijing’s big military aviation build-up is unfolding in clear view of imaging satellites. Satellite photos show a frenetic pace of construction, unrivalled in recent years. Read more..
On February 11, 2018, K.K. Sharma, who was head of the Border Security Force (BSF) at the time, made headlines for attending – in uniform – a conference on border issues organised by a little-known affiliate of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) in Kolkata. Read more..
General V P Malik, who was was Indian Army chief when the Kargil conflict broke out the summer of 1999, tells TOI how the conflict changed the rules of combat and India’s relationship with Pakistan Read more..
In an apparent move to check Chinese aggression, the Indian Army has moved its units responsible for counter-terrorism operations in Jammu and Kashmir to eastern Ladakh. Read more..
Jammu and Kashmir Police shot down a drone carrying a 5 kg improvised explosive device (IED) material in “ready to use” condition near the International Border at Gurah Pattan, in Akhnoor sector of Jammu, early Friday, the police said. Read more..