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Meet Captain Neikezhakuo Kenguruse - The Kargil Hero You Have Never Heard Of

Meet Captain Neikezhakuo Kenguruse - The Kargil Hero You Have ...

Captain Neikezhakuo Kenguruse's Mahavir Chakra medal citation reads - "He displayed conspicuous gallantry, indomitable resolve, grit and determination beyond the call of duty and made the supreme sacrifice in the face of the enemy, in true ... Indiatimes, 1 month ago

My father, the Param Vir Chakra Hero

In spite of being wounded in battle, Lieutenant Colonel A B Tarapore fought for six days before meeting a hero's death on the battlefield in the 1965 war. A legend in the Indian Army, he is the highest ranking officer to be awarded the Param Vir Chakra. His daughter Zarine M Boyce, who was 16 when her father died, remembers an extraordinary soldier and a father she lost too soon. Archana Masih/ met the hero's daughter at her Pune home.   "I remember so well the night they got ...
 Rediff.com4 hours ago
5 Dariya News - English

Stories on 1965 War Should be Included in School Curriculum : Manohar Parrikar

The Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has stressed the need to include the stories of gallantry and sacrifices of our brave soldiers in 1965 Indo-Pak War in the school curriculum. He said, this is essential so as to instil the spirit of patriotism ...
 5 Dariya News - English1 day ago Defence minister wants more women to don uniform  India Today1 month ago Recruitment Norms for Women in Armed Forces to be Relaxed  New Indian Express1 month ago Major decisions on revision of role of women in armed forces on the anvil: Manohar Parrikar  Indian Express1 month ago
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Big Picture: Key Battles Memorials, war stories keep Asal Uttar alive

Early in September, the Pakistani Army had captured Khemkaran town, 5 km from the border and 7 km from Asal Uttar. A war memorial at Asal Uttar, the site of one of the fiercest tank battles of 1965 (Source: Express photo by Jaipal Singh) Asal ...
 Indian Express1 week ago

Archive of 1 Strike Corps inaugurated in Mathura

Marking 50 years its raising, One Strike Corps of Indian Army here inaugurated a heritage building- an archive to relive the glorious history of its services to the nation. "Three Paramvir Chakras, 16 Mahavir Chakras and 71 Vir Chakras, virtually, ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago

Feel Proud to be Indian! Workshop on Patriotism & National Pride to mark Kargil Divas

Publhed Date : Monday, July 27th, 2015Time posted: 9:36 pm By - Alfie- Team Mangalorean Why should I cry ? Everyone dying on the front my son and I pray that next time I get 10 sons, all for the country- Mother of Major Adhikari, killed in ...
 Mangalorean1 month ago Mangaluru: Born for the Nation! Ex-Servicemen mark Kargil Divas by Launching Sainik Bhavan  Mangalorean1 month ago Mangaluru: DK District Ex-Servicemen's Assn. to Observe Kargil Divas on July 26  Mangalorean1 month ago

Punjab raises grant for gallantry award recipients

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Saturday enhanced the one time grant for the recipient of gallantry awards in the armed forces. Mr Badal announced to raise the grant for Param Vir Chakra from ...
 The Hindu1 month ago CM Badal announces slew of incentives to Defence personnel, ex-servicemen  United News of India1 month ago PTI - PB-BADAL - Pb raises one time grant for recipient of gallantry awards  Namibia Press Agency1 month ago Pb raises one time grant for recipient of gallantry awards  Business Standard1 month ago

Brig Mohammad Usman's death anniversary commemorated

New Delhi, July 3 (PTI) A wreath laying ceremony to commemorate the death anniversary of Brigadier Mohammad Usman, was organised today at Jamia Millia Islamia University Cemetery. The function was attended by several retired and serving officers ...
 Press Trust of India2 months ago

Wreath Laying Ceremony of brig Mohammad Usman, MVC

MIL OSI Source: Government of India Press Release/Statement: Headline: Press Information Bureau Government of India Ministry of Defence 03-July-2015 17:21 IST Wreath Laying Ceremony of brig Mohammad Usman, MVC A wreath laying ...
 Foreign months ago

NCP demands raising of Col Rinchen's statue in Leh, Jammu

Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, July 2: On the 18th death anniversary of late Col Chhewang Rinchen, NCP State president, Thakur Randhir Singh demanded the Prime Minister of India to raise statues of Col Rinchen at most suitable places not only in ...
 Daily Excelsior.com2 months ago
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