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Superseding Two Senior Officers, Lt Gen Rawat to be Next Army Chief, Marshal Dhanoa to Head IAF
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Superseding Two Senior Officers, Lt Gen Rawat to be Next Army ...

The government today appointed vice chief of army staff Lt Gen Bipin Rawat as the new Army chief superseding his two senior officers, while vice chief of air staff Air Marshal B S Dhanoa has been made the new chief of the Indian Air Force. ... Outlook India, 1 month ago
New heads for Army & Air Force announced Qatar Peninsula, 1 month ago
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'Gen Manekshaw could speak to politicians like no other chief has'

'General Manekshaw looked from left to right and said, "Gentlemen, I have come to have a look at you. I am taking a good look at your faces. When I come back after the war is over, some faces may not be here." IMAGE: Then Indian Army chief General Sam Manekshaw with troops during the 1971 War. Photograph: Kind courtesy Major General B N B M Prasad and DPR Photo Division Archives. Two soldiers who fought in the 1971 War along the Punjab border with Pakistan remember those days 45 years ago as ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

50 years of reaching the unreachable

Coimbatore: As he leaves to his agricultural field from his modest house in Thookanaickenpalayam village, about 20km from Coimbatore, every day at dawn, T N Ramasamy, a farmer, carefully picks the radio set from the shelf. He reaches the farm, just ...
 Times of India1 month ago
Times of India

The 'Kipper' and the raising of the Olive Green, on this day back then

Guarding our borders, fending off extremists, lending a helping hand at times of distress in the mainland, the men in Olive Green - the Indian Army - are a special lot remembered with gratitude. That their special day of remembrance, the Army Day, ...
 Times of India4 days ago
Hindustan Times

Battle ready: Ex-army chief JJ Singh marches to his own beat

It's a one-horse race, says General Joginder Jaswant Singh (retd) in military style bravado. Buoyed by garlands and siropas that greet him on the busy stretch from Anardana Chowk to Purani Kotwali, the former army chief and Shiromani Akali ...
 Hindustan Times5 days ago
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Savitribai Phule birth anniversary: List of firsts in India

Indian reformer, poet Savitribai Phule, along with her husband social reformer Jyotiba Phulefounded the first women's school at Bhide Wada in Pune in 1848. on her birth anniversary, we take a look at the lists of first in India. Savitribai ...
 Mid Day2 weeks ago
Ani News

Looking back 45 years after liberation of Bangladesh

17:25 IST By Anil BhatNew Delhi [India], Dec.23 ( ANI ): Vijay Diwas and Victory Day were celebrated in India and Bangladesh in the week gone by with as much fervor as in the past. This year, 2016, marked the 45th anniversary of the conclusion of ...
 Ani News3 weeks ago

Friends of Bangladesh

We are heartened at the proposals put forward by the 'Ghatok Dalal Nirmul Committee' who requested the Mayor of DNCC to name certain roads of diplomatic zones after friends of Bangladesh who went out of their way to help us during our liberation ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star4 weeks ago

By Anupam Surollia

In the life of our young Republic, the cold month of December brings each year — since 1971 — the warm memories of the war for the liberation of Bangladesh. The war that month that year was a principled victory on a foreign soil of which any ...
 Chandigarh Tribune1 month ago
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The men who made history

'The 1971 War was a great moment in history,' says Lieutenant General Anand Sarup, who was decorated with the Mahavir Chakra for his valour in the 1971 India-Pakistan War.Nearly 90, he looks back at the men and the moments that forged India's greatest military victory with Rediff.com's Archana Masih.   IMAGE: General S H F J 'Sam' Manekshaw, the chief of army staff, with troops during the 1971 War. Photograph: Kind courtesy The Indian Army Lieutenant General Anand Sarup was awarded the ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
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