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Indian Army's First Battalion is completing 200 years

First battalion of Third Gorkha Rifles to complete 200 years o...

Comprising not just the gritty Gorkhas, but also men from Kumaon and Garhwal regions, Sir Robert Colquhuon had raised the regiment on April 24, 1815 in Uttaranchal's Almora. KOLKATA: Marking its glorious history, infantry regiment, the First Battalion of the ... Economic Times, 1 month ago
Gorkha Rifles completes 200 years The Hindu, 1 month ago

Kin recall valour of Indian troops in WWI

Jamadar Daulat Singh Rawat of the 1st Battalion, 39 Garhwal Rifles, was one of the several Indian soldiers who distinguished themselves during World War I and made the supreme sacrifice while fighting the German and Turkish forces in the western theatre of ...
 Times of India1 month ago

200 years of Gorkha Rifles

The famed Gorkha Rifles of the Indian Army — known for their Khukris and their Aayo Gorkhali battle cry — completed 200 years of their raising on Friday( 24). The Gorkhas were first recruited by the East India Company and later fought under ...
 Sunday Observer1 month ago Gorkha Rifles to turn 200  Press Trust of India1 month ago Indian Army's Gorkha Rifles celebrates 200th birthday  MSN News US1 month ago The Gorkha Rifles of the Indian Army to turn 200  Indian Express1 month ago

With 200 years of legacy, Gorkha Rifles marches on

NEW DELHI: With their blood-curdling "Aayo Gorkhali" war-cry and wickedly-curved Khukris, Gorkha warriors have been sending shivers down enemy spines for centuries. In India, the famous Gorkha Rifles complete 200 years of soldiering on Friday. ...
 Times of India1 month ago
Calcutta Telegraph

Rare balm for slain rebel kin

Raton Narzary's wife (right), children and parents receive aid from Assam Rifles.Telegraph picture Tezpur, April 21: The Assam Rifles, which has seen its sobriquet, "friends of the hill people", lie in tatters at times by its various alleged ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago
Outlook Traveller

Quick Guide: Lansdowne, Uttarakhand

One of the most popular hill stations back during the times of the Raj, Lansdowne is all about quiet walks in the jungle and amazing views of sprawling valleys and sparkling rivers Gireesh GV Mist-covered roads in Landsdowne1/1photos Fast ...
 Outlook Traveller1 day ago Quick Guide: Landsdowne, Uttarakhand  Outlook Traveller2 days 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 week ago Better to die than to be a coward ...  Indiase Media1 week ago

Western Command Cross Country organised

Excelsior Sports Correspondent JAMMU, May 5: Western Command Cross Country was conducted on under Kharga Corps at 14 Gorkha Training Centre (Shimla Hills), Subathu, here. Fifteen teams of Western Command participated in a well contested event, ...
 Daily Excelsior.com3 weeks ago Ram Division wins Western Command cross country team event  Times of India3 weeks ago

President Pranab Mukherjee awards Kirti Chakra to 2 soldiers

President Pranab Mukherjee presents Shaurya Chakra to ITBP Inspector Manjeet Singh. (Photo: PTI) President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday conferred the Kirti Chakra on two Army soldiers — one of them posthumously — at a ceremony in Rashtrapati Bhavan on ...
 Asian Age1 month ago
Ani News

President Confers Gallantry and Distinguished Service Awards

The President and Supreme Commander of the Indian Armed Forces Shri Pranab Mukherjee conferred two Kirti Chakras, including one posthumously and eleven Shaurya Chakras to Armed Forces Personnel for displaying conspicuous gallantry, indomitable ...
 Noodls1 month ago
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