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Indian pilot Abhinandan sent on ‘sick’ leave

His debriefing has been completed by the IAF and other agencies

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March 14, 2019


Eight Indian soldiers killed along LoC, says Rajouri doctor

Says the injured were from the Indian Army, paramilitary force

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March 2, 2019


Wing Commander Abhinandan handed over to India at Wagah border

PM Khan said his release is a gesture of peace and goodwill

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March 1, 2019


Watch: A Kashmiri civilian narrates how he ‘caught’ Indian pilot Abhinandan

He said the pilot had a pistol and started firing at them

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February 27, 2019


Watch: Captured Indian pilot says Pakistan army officers are gentlemen

Says he won’t change his statement if he goes back to his country

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February 27, 2019


Two Indian fighter pilots die in Mirage crash

The pilots tried to eject but were caught in flames

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February 1, 2019


Muslims in Indian Air Force can’t keep beard: SC

NEW DELHI: Air Force personnel can’t wear beards, an Indian court ruled in response to the complaint of a Muslim man. The man, who was fired for growing a beard, had claimed that he had a fundamental right to have a beard. The ruling was made by Chief Justice of India T.S. Thakur, Indian media…

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December 16, 2016


India paves way for women in army combat roles

NEW DELHI:  The Indian government gave its nod Saturday for women to fly fighter jets, paving the way for them to assume combat roles for the first time. The federal defence ministry gave the green light to a proposal for recruiting female fighter pilots in the Indian Air Force (IAF). “With this decision to open…

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October 24, 2015


Years after Pakistan, India lets women fly fighter jets

NEW DELHI: India is opening the way for women pilots to fly fighter jets in combat, its air force chief said, as one of the world’s biggest military forces shakes off its reluctance to give greater responsibilities to women. Several countries, from the United States to Israel, and even neighbor and arch-rival Pakistan, have women…

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October 9, 2015