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Army Courses

Prologue All officers who join the army have to do many professional courses in their career which continues even if one becomes general officer. It is a myth that there would be no studies required once you join the army. … Continue reading

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Befitting Reply to Barkha Dutt’s Oped

The other day (I think on 19 Feb) Barkha wrote an open letter to the PM. Those who have not read that please find link here to read. http://tinyurl.com/h94gste  Below is the response to that letter by Ltd Gen Vijay … Continue reading

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Angst of An Army Kid

Daughter Of An Army Officer Explains What People Don’t Understand About Life In The Army By Amrit Mann: (Source: REUTERS/Danish Ismail)   Nobody is a fan of loose talk and I am no exception. What boils up every drop of … Continue reading

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OROP (One Rank One Pension)

(Courtesy Col RP Chaturvedi…….. ) One Rank One Pension (OROP) is perhaps the longest playing Reality show in India today. It even beats popular cinema, including the phenomenal ‘Dil Wale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge’ (DDLJ) now being screened at the Maratha … Continue reading

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From the Archive – 1972

I was reminded of a poem “Army Wife” distributed to us in HQ 33 Corps in 1972, soon after the  1971 war, by the Corps Commander’s wife. Corps Commander was Gen Thapan. Who is author, I am not sure as … Continue reading

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My Tweets

Good morning friends! Its beautiful morning, nice and cold. सुप्रभात May you all have a very good day ahead! pic.twitter.com/kc0JHtEanN Sunanda Pushkar and Shashi Tharoor had a bitter spat on the flight from Tiruvananthapuram to Delhi on Jan 15, in … Continue reading

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My Tweets

Good morning friends! Its nice & foggy here. Justice Ganguly resigns as chairman of West Bengal Human Rights Commission – Indian Express With eye on China, India and Japan to bolster defence ties – The Times of India Looking for … Continue reading

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Mt Tweets

Two adjacent 5-bedroom duplex for Aam Aadmi CM – The Times of India : What happens to his promise to live like a common man? RT@httweets:AAP has six months to prove its mettle in Delhi and attract India – Hindustan … Continue reading

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My Tweets

#Adarshscam If you want guilty to be prosecuted please sign the petition http://www.change.org/petitions/chief-minister-of-maharashtra-prithviraj-chavan-prosecute-ashok-chavan-sushil-kumar-shinde-and-others-for-adarsh-scam?utm_campaign=petition_created&utm_medium=email&utm_source=guides … BJP coins new slogan: one vote, one note – The Times of India http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/BJP-coins-new-slogan-one-vote-one-note/articleshow/27871661.cms … Wait buyers of iPhone 5 RT iPhone 6 to come with … Continue reading

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