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The Income Tax officer who won a Shaurya Chakra

The Income Tax officer who won a Shaurya Chakra

Captain Pradeep Shoury Arya is an Income Tax officer whose mission against terrorists in J&K won him the Shaurya Chakra.The hero tells's Archana Masih about his life as a soldier at the border and as a civil servant in Mumbai. IMAGE: Captain Pradeep Shoury Arya at the Siachen Glacier.The soldier eliminated terrorists in J&K in an operation by the Indian Army's Special Forces in May 2017.He was decorated with the third highest award for gallantry on Republic Day.Photographs: ..., 3 weeks ago

Vice-Admiral Pandit takes over as Commandant of INA

Kozhikode: Vice Admiral R B Pandit, Flag-Officer-Commanding, Western Fleet at Mumbai, on Monday took over as the Commandant of Indian Naval Academy (INA) at Ezhimala in nearby Kannur district. He replaces Vice Admiral S V Bhokare who handedover ...
 Mathrubhumi1 month ago Anil Chauhan appointed as new DGMO  Sify1 month ago Rear Admiral Hampiholi is western Fleet Commander  Sify1 month ago Vice Admiral AB Singh assumes charge as new Chief of Staff  Sify2 months ago

On India's prime time TV debates, women are mostly invisible

Mumbai: On any evening, those watching primetime television news debates in India may get the impression that women rarely have opinions worth airing on any subject–politics, economy, stock market or geopolitics. For five days starting February 5, 2018, ...
 Sify1 month ago

Always wanted to join the Army: Gen Bipin Rawat

As a young boy, every morning Gen Bipin Rawat donned the school uniform, but, he said, in his heart, he always desired to wear the Armys olive green uniform. And, while life came full circle for him when Rawat rose to become the 27th Army chief, this general, ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago
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One held for killing ex-army officer living on Pune footpath

The Pune Police on Tuesday arrested a 21-year-old in connection with the death of retired Army Captain Ravindra Kumar Bali, who used to live on the footpathnear Cantonment.The accused, identified as Robinson, confessed to his crime during police ...
 Business Standard1 month ago Ex-Army officer living on footpath bludgeoned to death  Sify1 month ago

'Life should be large, not long', wrote young army Captain who died in Pak firing

Captain Kapil Kundu, who would have turned 23 this Saturday, always believed that it was more important for life to be large, rather than long. IMAGE: Captain Kapil Kundu's sister mourns while paying tribute to her brother after his mortal remains were brought at AFS Palam in New Delhi. Photograph: Atul Yadav/PTI Photo And the valiant youngster from Gurgaon’s Ransika village, who sacrificed his life braving Pakistani shelling in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri on Sunday, ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

If I had another son, I would've sent him to the army too: Capt Kundu's mother

Captain Kapil Kundu, one of the four soldiers killed in Pakistani shelling last evening, was just six days short of his 23rd birthday. His Facebook page intro speaks volumes about his incredible spirit: "Life should be big instead of being long..."Captain Kundu was killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district along with three other soldiers - riflemen Ramavatar, 28, Subham Singh, 22, and Havilder Roshan Lal, 42. The Pakistan Army fired five or six anti-tank guided missiles and at least one ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

US ready to stop all funding to Pakistan: Haley

The State Department and the White House too said that the US expects Pakistan to take decisive action against terrorists operating from its soil.   President Donald Trump is prepared to stop all funding to Pakistan until it stops harbouring terrorists, United States Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley has said. Haley's comment came a day after Trump accused Pakistan of giving nothing to the US but 'lies and deceit' and providing 'safe haven' to ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Year-ender 2017: Top Sporting Controversies

Kohli versus Kumble This was the biggest coaching controversy since the days of Dada Sourav Ganguly versus the tough Aussie Greg Chappell. When Anil Kumble was appointed to coach Team India, most thought that he would enter a golden age with captain Virat ...
 Sify2 months ago

Amarinder hosts NDA batch mates for a reunion

In a reunion that revived ties that stretched back nearly six decades, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh hosted his batch mates from the National Defence Academy (NDA) for a rare dinner.Shedding distance and time, the 57 batch mates of the chief minister ...
 Business Standard2 months ago
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