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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 India, 2 days ago
With 200 years of legacy, Gorkha Rifles marches on Economic Times, 2 months ago
5 Dariya News - English

Gorkha community's sacrifices are example for others: Dr Jitendra Singh

Citing Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw's famous observation if a man says he is not afraid of dying, then he is either lying or a Gorkha, the Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, ...
 5 Dariya News - English3 weeks ago The death-defying Gorkhas and army...  The Echo Of India3 weeks ago Gorkha community's sacrifices example for others: Dr Jitendra  Daily Excelsior.com3 weeks ago

Rescue, on cue

Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw once said: If anyone tells you he is not afraid of death, he is either a liar or a Gorkha. Whether on the battlefield or facing a devastating earthquake, the Gorkhas stand proud, maintaining their dignity. Rain was ...
 The Week1 month ago
MensXP.com

The Indian Armys School Of Jungle Warfare Is The Best In The World But People Hardly Know About It

The Mizo Militancy in the 1960s made the Indian government and the Indian Army realize that soldiers should be trained for extreme jungle warfare. Hence, the Counter-insurgency and Jungle Warfare School was established. It's a pity, however, that ...
 MensXP.com1 week ago
Bangalore Mirror

Under the ground lies a fitting tribute to our fallen heroes

Of the 324 trees on the Memorial site, only 4 eucalyptus trees were removed to accommodate the structure while 40 trees were planted Amid the hustle and bustle of Raj Bhavan road, an underground museum at the National Military Memorial is all set ...
 Bangalore Mirror2 weeks ago
Deccan Chronicle

Time for CDS is nigh

Manohar Parrikar, the defence minister, and Rao Inderjit Singh, the minister of state for defence, both issued statements in February 2015 that India will soon have a Chief of Defence Staff. At long last the government has taken a decision on this ...
 Deccan Chronicle2 weeks ago

Gurkhas: Anniversary — Question for Short Debate

My Lords, yesterday I was privileged to attend the Gurkha pageant held at the Royal Hospital Chelsea, where I was proud to be a commissioner for six years. Throughout the pageant, my eyes welled up with childhood memories of being brought up ...
 They Work For You3 weeks ago

Gorkhas in Assam demand Scheduled Tribe status

NEW DELHI: Gorkhas living in Assam have demanded Scheduled Tribe (ST) status for the community and creation of an autonomous council comprising Gorkha inhabited areas. The demands were placed before Union Minister for Development of North Eastern ...
 Economic Times3 weeks ago Gorkhas in Assam demand ST status  Press Trust of India3 weeks ago
Rediff.com

Development will have 0 effect on separatism

  'Our experience in Nagaland and Kashmir for the last 60 years has shown our insanity, defined by Albert Einstein as doing the same thing again and again and yet expecting different results,' says Colonel Anil A Athale (retd). The last several weeks have seen repeated instances of Indian citizens in Kashmir raising Pakistani flags at public meetings. Some months ago there was the case of lynching of a non-Naga Indian, who was pulled out of prison, in Dimapur, Nagaland, on a mere ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

Better to die than to be a coward

NEW DELHI: Even at a time of increasingly mechanised warfare, one hardy band of soldiers the indomitable Gorkhas - have proved their weight in missiles and tanks. Ayo Gorkhali (the Gorkhas are coming)! With a cry that would awaken Cerebus and ...
 Indiase Media1 month ago Better to die than to be a coward ...  Indiase Media1 month ago
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