Back to the chaos - Greater Kashmir

With social media restored and the holy month of Ramadan dawning, there was a sense of relief among the people of Kashmir. They soon flooded the markets to prepare for the month long fasting. The calm didn't last longer as the gunfight broke out ...

New Army For New India - The Indian Express

Indian army, Major Gogoi, Major Gogoi commendation, Kashmir violence, Indian army against. There is also no irony in Defence Minister Arun Jaitley seconding Singh in advocating a free hand to the army, said to be fighting a war in Kashmir. (File) ...

Criticism of Major Gogoi wrong and must end - Daily Pioneer

This refers to the editorial, “Removing the blinkers” (May 30). It is a misfortune for India that the notorious 'argumentative Indian' seems to have lost his sense of propriety and nationalism, and is fuelling an environment of derision and contempt ...

General's candid comments - Millennium Post

India is fighting a nasty battle in Kashmir. It's a war against separatism, terrorism, and of late Islamism that has combined against the Indian state. Each successive government has had its share of Kashmir ordeal and its own method of dealing with it ...

No more human shields: Word quietly goes out to Army officers in J&K - Times of India

DEHRADUN: Serving Army officers, some of them still in Kashmir and a few just back, have told TOI that though Major Leetul Gogoi, who used a human shield during the April 9 Srinagar Lok Sabha by-poll, was commended by Army chief Bipin Rawat "for ...

Militarism is not helping anyone - Morung Express

Last week we saw a strange press conference. An Indian Army Major, Nitin Leetul Gogoi, walked to a table-chair set up in a garden with news channel mikes on it. He was in full military camouflage. He gave a statement on why he had tied up a Kashmiri ...

CPI(M) leader urges Centre to keep Army out of politics - Outlook India

Srinagar, May 31 CPI(M) leader M Y Tarigami today urged the Centre not to use the army "as an instrument to further its political agenda" and to keep it "away from politics". The MLA from south Kashmir's Kulgam also questioned Army chief General Bipin ...

Instead of playing political games, BJP should keep the Indian army in its own democratic boundary - The Express Tribune (blog)

Indian Border Security Force personnel dance as they celebrate Republic Day at the India-Pakistan Wagah border post. PHOTO: AFP. Civil supremacy over the military, a necessary adjunct of the parliamentary form of government, stands firmly established ...