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Patriotic fervour, freedom spirit mark I-Day in Karnataka
SahiOnline

City all set for I-Day celebrations

Massive security arrangements will be in place for the 69th Independence Day celebrations at Field Marshal Manekshaw Parade Grounds on Saturday. The BBMP and the City police, who worked together for the last two weeks, have finalised foolproof ... Deccan Herald, 3 weeks ago
Deccan Chronicle

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

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 Chronicle3 weeks ago
MSN News US

A biopic on Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw?

Provided by MiD-DAY 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 ...
 MSN News US1 month ago Tigmanshu Dhulia to make a biopic on Army hero?  Mid Day1 month ago
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New eastern command GOC-in-C is Army chief incumbent

Late Field Marshal SHFJ Manekshaw was the first Indian Army chief to have been the general officer commanding-in-chief (GOC-in-C) of the Eastern Command before taking over the top post in 1969.
 Times of 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: "...as the battle was raging, a single Gurkha soldier appeared behind the British lines. He was holding his ...
 5 Dariya News - English1 month ago Book review: Gurkha  Times of India1 month ago 'He must be either mad or a Gur …  Yahoo! India1 month ago The gods of war  Business Standard India1 month ago
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Rediff.com

'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 day 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 Review3 days ago
New Indian Express

The Mountain Warriors

There's an oft-repeated tale from World War II about a Gurkha who comes face to face with a big, burly Nazi on a battlefield. It's just the two of them, and the Nazi challenges the Gurkha to a duel. You first, he says. The Gurkha swipes with his ...
 New Indian Express2 weeks ago

Our Own WWII Heroes

They live quietly among us, almost in seclusion, the soldiers of "The Good War". They are the last men standing from World War II, living inspirations of a forgotten generation, but most of Kolkata doesn't know we have such heroes in our midst.
 Times of India1 month ago
Hindustan Times

Review of The Khukri Braves: Personifying bravery in battles

"If a man says he is not afraid of dying, he is either lying or a Gorkha," said Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw and indeed, the bravery of the Gorkhas is legendary. Few know that TE Lawrence, also known as Lawrence of Arabia, who played a major role for ...
 Hindustan Times1 month ago Review of The Khukri Braves review: Personifying bravery in battles  Hindustan Times1 month ago
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