When Captain Divya Ajith leads the first all-women contingent of the Army this Republic Day, she will carry on her shoulders the hopes and aspirations of women officers to soon serve the nation in combat roles.
Home Minister P Chidambaram on Saturday
said India and Bangladesh were determined to jointly combat
the menace of militancy and terrorism as he appreciated
Dhaka`s cooperation against cross-border insurgency.
With Maoists expanding their
network in Orissa, the state government on Friday decided to
strengthen the elite anti-Naxal SOG
by raising another 35 units and a CISF-like force, besides
filling vacant posts of officers.
India plays a very important role in
combating global terrorist financing and there is need for New
Delhi and the US to share the best practices in this regard to
curb the menace, a top American official said on Wednesday.