Must Read: An Ex-Army Major’s Open Letter to deceased militant Burhan

The killing of Hizbul Mujahideen’s chief Burhan Wani in Kashmir has created ripples across the valley and power corridors in the national capital. A predictable civilian uprising has left over 34 people dead already. Some have eulogised Wani as a youth icon, a martyr whose death will continue to haunt the state. Some others, including Prime Minister Modi, have openly expressed their disdain for romanticising a ‘terrorist.’ In line with that sentiment, Army veteran Major Gaurav Arya has written a strongly worded open letter to the deceased chief of theRead More

Achievement: BJP MP Anurag Thakur joins Territorial Army, first time a serving MP joins military

New Delhi: It’s a great achievement by BJP MP and BCCI president Anurag Thakur! The 41-year-old BJP MP will be commissioned into the Territorial Army (TA) as a regular officer on Friday. Noteworthy, he will become the first serving BJP Member of Parliament to join the military force. Thakur cracked exam and interview Thakur made it to the TA after clearing an exam and a personal interview conducted in Chandigarh and training held in Bhopal. As a regular officer, the Lok Sabha member from Hamirpur in Himachal Pradesh will have to undergo aRead More