Senior army officers on Thursday said disengagement of forward deployed Indian and Chinese forces from friction areas along the contested Line of Actual Control (LAC) would be a “cumbersome and long-drawn process”.
Updated on Jun 26, 2020 04:12 AM IST
“It is not a good thing to bring the Army in poll campaign by political parties. The Election Commission too has said this. Ultimately, it’s the institution which suffers damage in long term,” he said on the sidelines of a function
Updated on May 05, 2019 02:05 PM IST
Jaipur |Press Trust of India
He said the plans will be expanded and revised with the help of institutional structures such as the National Security Advisory Board, National Security Council and the Cabinet Committee on Security.
Updated on Apr 22, 2019 08:11 AM IST
New Delhi |Amrita Madhukalya
The report said the strife in the border state was fuelled by two critical factors: Pakistan’s constant support to terror, and a “sense of anger” and “alienation” among sections of the population in Kashmir valley.
Updated on Apr 08, 2019 04:54 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Anisha Dutta and Rahul Singh
The report could be released along with Congress’s manifesto on Tuesday, a person aware of the developments said on condition of anonymity.
Updated on Mar 31, 2019 11:46 PM IST
The Congress had set up a task force under Lt General (Retd) DS Hooda in February to devise party’s draft policy on national security.
Updated on Mar 31, 2019 05:29 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | HT Correspondent
One hopes that Lt Gen (retd) DS Hooda heading a task force for the Congress sets a new culture among political parties.
Updated on Mar 04, 2019 07:59 AM IST
The announcement came hours after the Congress launched a sharp attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the ruling BJP over last week’s Pulwama terror attack that killed 40 soldiers in Jammu and Kashmir.
Updated on Feb 21, 2019 10:13 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Aurangzeb Naqshbandi
The single-member panel of former Northern Army Commander Lieutenant General DS Hooda (retd), under whose watch the 2016 surgical strikes were conducted, submitted its report to the National Security Advisory Board late November.
Updated on Dec 29, 2018 08:23 AM IST
New Delhi | Rahul Singh
Lt Gen (retd) DS Hooda’s strong comment against the “constant hype” around military operations prompted a sharp attack on the government from the Congress. Rahul Gandhi complimented the retired army officer in a tweet but packed in a stinging jab at PM Modi as well.
Updated on Dec 08, 2018 03:08 PM IST
New Delhi | HT Correspondent