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Army Chief Dalbir Singh pays farewell visit to Eastern Command HQ

Chief of Army Staff General Dalbir Singh on Sunday visited Eastern Command headquarters at Fort William in Kolkata as part of his farewell visit to the Army's Eastern Command.Singh is set to retire on December 31 and will be succeeded by Lt. General Bipin ... Prokerala, 2 months ago
Army chief visits Eastern Command officers Business Standard, 2 months ago

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Lt. Gen. Praveen Bakshi's leave cut short, resumes office

Eastern Army Commander Lt General Praveen Bakshi, who was ordered to cut short his leave, resumed his duties at Fort William in Kolkata today.Bakshi joined back his office on Friday as he was on leave since January 1.The move comes after Defence Minister ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

The tell-all book on Kohinoor, the worlds most contested diamond is here

Writer-historian William Dalrymple is giving interviews for his newest book Kohinoor: The Story of the Worlds Most Infamous Diamond (Juggernaut Books). A book that he has co-authored with Anita Anand, a British radio and television journalist and author of ...
 catchnews.com2 months ago

Modi joins the nation in saluting soldiers on Army Day

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday saluted the courage and invaluable service of the soldiers and officers, including the veterans on the Army Day. PM Modi said the army and its brave soldiers have made the nation proud by their sacrifices. General Bipin Rawat, who recently took over as army chief, also extended his best wishes on the occasion.  Large number of serving, veteran and civil dignitaries paid homage to martyrs at the Vijay Smarak or victory memorial at Fort ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

The moments that shaped 2016

'The year in pictures' treks across the globe, looking back on the moments that shaped 2016. From the United States presidential race, to demonetisation in India to the refugee crisis, the news has kept pouring in. Here are our top 50 moments from the world. (Please click on an image to know more about it) Breaking stigma with colour Widows daubed in colours dance as they take part in the Holi celebrations organised by non-governmental organisation Sulabh International at a temple at ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Looking back 45 years after liberation of Bangladesh

New 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 the 1971 Liberation War which ...
 Sify2 months ago 1971 war veterans celebrate Vijay Diwas  Prokerala2 months ago Delegation leaves Dhaka for Kolkata to participate in Vijay Diwas  News on Air2 months ago Bangladesh Home Minister to celebrate Vijay Diwas in Kolkata  Business Standard2 months ago

levation puzzle for army

The announcement of Lt Gen. Bipin Rawat as the next chief of army staff, superseding two seniors, has befuddled the army that is wondering if this will now be the policy. The government is well within its rights to choose any officer as the chief of the army. But the convention of appointing the senior-most commander - barring two occasions in 1973 and 1983 - had come to be accepted as the policy. On the two previous occasions when officers were superseded, the Prime Minister was Indira ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago Announcement of next army chief will be very soon: Parrikar  Sify2 months ago New army chief soon, says Parrikar  Rediff.com2 months ago Announcement of the next army chief will be soon, says Manohar Parrikar  catchnews.com2 months ago

Vijay Diwas: Nation pays tributes to martyrs on 45th anniversary of Indo-Pak war

Today, on the occasion of 45th Vijay Diwas, the entire nation is paying tributes to the martyrs of 1971 India-Pakistan. On this day in 1971, India pulled a military victory against Pakistan. On December 16 every year, the nation remember the sacrifices of the ...
 catchnews.com2 months ago Nation pays homage to bravehearts of 1971 Indo-Pak war on Vijay Diwas  Sify2 months ago

2 Georgia police officers shot, wounded serving warrant

A man shot and wounded two Georgia police officers executing a search warrant, prompting officers to return fire, killing him, authorities said. The mans girlfriend and an infant about 1 month old were also in the house in the central city of Fort Valley at ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago

West Bengal: Two fires break out in Howrah, no casualties

Two fires broke out at Shibpur in Howrah district today. A senior fire brigade official said that five fire tenders put off the flames at Fort William Jute Mill which broke out in the morning. In the second major fire incident, some distance away under ...
 DNA2 months ago 2 fires in Howrah  Business Standard2 months ago
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