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Bengaluru police to employ 1,400 policemen to guard Independence Day parade venue
Deccan Chronicle

Bengaluru police to employ 1,400 policemen to guard Independen...

Bengaluru: The city police will be deploying 1,400 policemen to guard Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw Parade Ground, where the Independence Day Ceremonial Parade will be held on Saturday. Yellow Car Pass holders should enter the venue from Gate number 1 ... Deccan Chronicle, 1 month ago
MSN India

A biopic on Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw?

Looks like Tigmanshu Dhulia cannot have enough of biopics. After 'Paan Singh Tomar' (2012), he wanted to make a film on tragedy queen Meena Kumari, but since it is being opposed by the late actress' family, the filmmaker has apparently decided on the ...
 MSN India2 months ago
Times of India

'He must be either mad or a Gurkha'

The late Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw once famously said: "If a man says he not scared of dying then he's either mad or a Gurkha."Sample this: " the battle was raging, a single Gurkha soldier appeared behind the British lines. He was holding his ...
 5 Dariya News - English2 months ago Book review: Gurkha  Times of India2 months ago 'He must be either mad or a Gur …  Yahoo! India2 months ago He must be either mad or a Gurkha  Prokerala2 months ago
The Freepress Journal

Heroes of 1965 war triumph jubilee honoured

12:14 am New Delhi : He may be just four years away from turning 100, but pride and grit shone through Air Marshal Arjan Singh's wizened face as he walked up the dais to be felicitated by President Pranab Mukherjee to mark the golden jubilee of ...
 The Freepress Journal1 week ago President honours Arjan, others on golden jubilee of 1965 war  Deccan Chronicle1 week ago

Pakistan should never consider India weak

'Pakistan's recent utterances and tendency to use pinpricks to try our patience appear reminiscent of 1965. We are a strong nation, emerging stronger,' says Lieutenant General Syed Ata Hasnain (retd). As we come closer to the end of the 22-day period of September which marks the 50th anniversary of the India-Pakistan Conflict of 1965, it can be said that the nation has been fairly well educated about how and why the conflict (hereafter called war) was fought. The exhibition currently on at ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago
Times of India

1965 battle: A war of perceptions India won

. India, while defending its territory from Pakistani aggression, also had to slew its inner demons (like the memory of the 1962 debacle) to take the fight to the enemy's doorstep. India's new victory narrative may be debatable, but the country ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago

'Our enemy is not Pakistan or China; it is our babus'

'There were tears in my eyes when I parted with my medals. I thought was it for this moment did I become a soldier?'   In 2008, Captain H Balakrishnan (retired) of the Indian Navy returned all his medals to the President of India to protest the government's failure to implement the One Rank One Pension scheme. Captain Balakrishnan joined the National Defence Academy in 1964 and was commissioned as an officer in Indian Navy in 1969. After 23 years of service, he retired in 1991. Now that ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago
Indian Express

1965, the forgetting

An economically weak, politically bickering and diplomatically bumbling nation is vulnerable. Sharpening our vulnerable image were our rising economic problems, a new untried leadership, political squabbling, and a still clumsy defence capability.
 Indian Express3 weeks ago

'Even if the PM grants OROP, the trust is fractured'

  'Modi has entered blunderland as he does not understand the army. He has actually meddled with the army, which is much more damaging than the ignorance of Sonia Gandhi and Manmohan Singh.' 'People had an impression that the BJP was different. Now it has been made very, very, plain that it is not.' 'Look at the contrast in the behaviour of the prime minister. When they burnt buses in Gujarat for an unjust demand, the prime minister addressed them in Gujarati while the army veterans were ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
Eurasia Review

50th Anniversary Of 1965 India-Pakistan War: Lessons Remain Elusive Analysis

By Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015 By C. Uday Bhaskar* The 50th anniversary of the 1965 war covertly initiated by Pakistan against India is being recalled by the Narendra Modi government in a month-long celebratory commemoration that ...
 Eurasia Review1 month ago
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