THOUSANDS of members of the British armed forces are ‘clinically obese', new figures have highlighted. Statistics acquired via a Freedom of Information (FoI) request show there were 8,662 obese soldiers in the army, 4,666 in the Royal Navy and 4,274 in the Royal Air Force as of July, 2018. … [Read more...] about Almost 18,000 people in British armed forces are clinically obese, figures show
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Harry and Meghan chaired the judging panel which deliberated over who would receive the three awards - recognising achievement, celebrating excellence, and the third named in memory of adventurer Henry Worsley, who died trying to complete the first unsupported crossing of the Antarctic. … [Read more...] about Meghan Markle cradles baby bump in stunning black dress as she arrives with Harry at British armed forces ceremony
FROM currently serving troops and their families, to veterans and cadets, Armed Forces Day is a time for the country to honour the men and women who make up the Armed Forces community. … [Read more...] about Armed Forces Day 2018 – where is it being celebrated in the UK and how can you show your support?
The Bench comprising Justice Rajiv Sharma and Justice Lok Pal Singh observed, “We, as a nation, are proud of the armed forces. The sacrifices made by the armed forces personnel during the active war and in peace cannot be forgotten. It is the duty cast upon the society as a whole to ensure that their grievances are redressed immediately. The Central Government cannot deny issuing notification for establishment of Regional Bench of Armed Forces Tribunal in the State of Uttarakhand on the pretext of huge expenditure. It is the duty of the Central Government to provide speedy justice to its citizens more particularly to the ex-servicemen.” … [Read more...] about Establish Regional Bench Of Armed Forces Tribunal In The State Within 4 Months: Uttarakhand HC To Centre [Read Judgment]
The Supreme Court on Friday rejected the plea of over 300 Army personnel challenging the lodging of FIRs against soldiers involved in operations in Manipur and Jammu and Kashmir, where AFSPA is in force, though the Centre contended that it will have a “demoralising effect” on soldiers who are fighting terrorism. … [Read more...] about SC Rejects Plea Of Army Men Challenging FIRs Against Armed Forces Personnel In AFSPA Areas