Tag: Armed forces

Shortage of leadership and shortage of officers in the Armed forces

Newsroom24x7 Feature Several years ago, Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw, MC (3 April 1914 – 27 June 2008), who was the chief of the Army Staff of the Indian Army during the 1971 Indo-Pak war, while speaking at St Xavier’s College had spoken at length about shortage of leadership in the country. Today India’s Minister of

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7th Pay Commission and Armed forces: Defence Minister gives assurance to resolve anomalies

Newsroom24x7 Impact New Delhi: India’s Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today held a detailed discussion on the 7th Pay Commission anomalies in respect of the Armed Forces with the Service Chiefs and the members of the Armed Forces Pay Commission Cell. Following the high level discussions, Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha Chairman, Chief of Staff Committee

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7th Pay Commission: “Put your act together Parrikar and stand by your forces”

Newsrokm24x7 Staff This letter to Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar  as stated by Capt Amarinder Singh MP ( who defeated Finance Minister Arun Jaitley at Amritsar in the last election) , has gone viral on facebook. The letter that’s gone viral: “Mr Parrikar, once again you have shown your inability to understand the Services. You can

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