India is quietly preparing a cyber warfare unit to fight a new kind of enemy

SOURCE: ET Recently, Pakistani hackers compromised 10 Indian websites which included National Aeronautics, Army Institute of Management and Technology, Defence Institute of Advanced Technology, Army Institute of Management, and the Board of Research in Nuclear Sciences. The hacker group — Pakistan Haxor Crew — claimed the action was to avenge the defacement of the Pakistan Railways website by an […]

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Jammu and Kashmir: Rise of this 3 feet tall Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorist is giving headache to police; know why

SOURCE: FE Rise of new terrorist leaders is not a rare phenomenon in Jammu and Kashmir. A three feet tall leader is giving headache to police. Noor Mohammad Tantray is allegedly behind the recent attacks by the Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) in Kashmir, according to Indian Express report. The 47-year-old militant was arrested in Delhi in 2003 […]

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Top Maoist leaders millionaires: Intelligence report

SOURCE: TNN Two top Maoists in Bihar and Jharkhand who boast of fighting for the cause of marginalised sections of the society are millionaires and their family members lead a lavish life with the extortion money collected by cadres, according to an intelligence report prepared by the special task force (STF) of Bihar police. TOI is in […]

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1962 war: ‘It was entirely unexpected that the Chinese would attack’

SOURCE: IANS It was entirely unexpected that the Chinese would attack. The Indians had observed a massive build-up across the border and there had been several encounters between the Indian Army and the Chinese PLA in the days before the main attack, including bombardment of Dhola and Khenzemane on October 19, 1962. But the ferocity […]

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Indian warships enter Vladivostok for Indra international drills

SOURCE: TASS Indian warships have entered Vladivostok on Thursday to take part in the first Russian-Indian joint-force drills dubbed “Indra-2017,” Pacific Fleet spokesman Captain 2nd rank Nikolay Voskresensky said. “The Satpura frigate and the Kadmatt corvette of the Indian Naval Forces were officially met at the 33rd berth of Vladivostok’s Korabelnaya waterfront,” Voskresensky said. An […]

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Lahore High Court review board orders to free Hafiz Saeed

SOURCE: THE HINDU A review board of the Lahore High Court on Thursday ordered the Punjab government to free Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed and his four aides by 26 of this month. Saeed and aides had been under house arrest since January this year. The Punjab government did not press the review board for […]

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PM Modi exchanges Diwali sweets, pleasantries with soldiers in Gurez Sector

SOURCE: ANI Prime Minister Narendra Modiexchanged sweets and pleasantries with army soldiers and Border Security Force (BSF) personnel in the Gurez Valley of Jammu and Kashmir’s Bandipora District on Thursday on the occasion of Diwali. Prime Minister Modi, who spent nearly two hours with them, said he considered the soldiers as his ‘family.’ “Spending time with our forces gives me new […]

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Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman spends Diwali with troops at Andaman and Nicobar Islands

SOURCE: ENS Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday interacted with the troops and their families at Andaman and Nicobar’s Brichgunj Military Station on the occasion of Diwali. Sitharaman, who is on a two-day visit to the country’s only tri-service command, was received at INS Utkrosh by Lieutenant Governor of Andaman and Nicobar Islands Navy chief Admiral […]

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OROP will be implemented in stages: PM Modi

SOURCE: ANI Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is celebrating Diwali with army and Border Security Force troops in the Gurez Valleyhere, said the One Rank One Pension Scheme will be rolled out in stages. “It is my desire to implement this scheme which has been pending for long now. Unfortunately, we don’t have so much money. The implementation of […]

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New chief Khango Konyak revives united Northeast militants’ front

SOURCE: ENS Guwahati: United National Liberation Front of Western South East Asia (UNLFW), an umbrella organisation of militants of Northeast, has virtually got rejuvenated after Khango Konyak, chairman of SS Khaplang faction of Naga insurgent group National Socialist Council of Nagaland (NSCN-K) became its chief. The fate of the conglomerate—operating out of Myanmar and responsible […]

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