Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
 India As It Happens
Rediff Labs will showcase innovative products that rediff is working on behind the scenes.
News   |   Images
Get Realtime News
on your webpage

About 269 results for "parachute regiment"

Irish Times

Patrick Bury: Paras were the wrong regiment in the wrong place

D-Day, Arnhem, The Falklands. Perhaps these place names and battle honours of The Parachute Regiment point to why the men of its 1st Battalion's Support Company should not have been anywhere near Rossville Flats, Rossville Street, nor Glenfada Park ...
 Irish Times2 weeks ago Bloody Sunday: Paras were the wrong regiment in the wrong place  Irish Times2 weeks ago

The Quiet Americans

A different kind of war? Soldiers of Niger's 322nd Parachute Regiment undergoing traditional military training - provided by the US (File photo) NAIROBI, 9 November 2015 (IRIN) - Kitting out a Nigerien army unit is not what most humanitarians ...
 IRIN2 weeks ago British soldier dies on parachute training exercise in Germany  MSN UK1 month ago Former British soldier released on bail after arrest over Bloody Sunday murders  TheJournal.ie2 weeks ago Bloody Sunday Paras may be named if they are charged with murder as former solider, 66, held over killing of three demonstrators is released on bail  This is Money2 weeks ago
United Kingdom Parliament

Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister Parachute Regiment: Arrest Wednesday, 18 November 2015 · 53 speeches

Thank you for allowing me to pose this question, Mr Speaker . I pay tribute to my hon. Friend the Minister for his service in Northern Ireland. When the Prime Minister made his memorable statement to the House in 2010 following the publication of ...
 They Work For You1 week ago Urgent Question on Parachute Regiment arrest: 18 November 2015  United Kingdom Parliament1 week ago

The Injured Para Taking On The Antarctic

A seriously injured Parachute Regiment veteran has taken on one of the toughest challenges in the world. Luke Wigman, who had his leg blown apart after stepping on an IED in Afghanistan, now works for the East Midlands Ambulance Service. And ...
 Forces TV6 hours ago
Forces TV

Paras Reinstate Wartime Pegasus Badge

It comes after a 15-year battle by The Parachute Regiment to reintroduce the emblem, which was retired in 1999 after the formation of 16 Air Asslt Bde, and replaced by the Striking Eagle. The reintroduction of the iconic badge, recognised ...
 Forces TV5 days ago

Transgender army vets exhibition opens in Belfast

Once known as Captain Ian Hamilton, a soldier in the parachute regiment, that man is now a woman named Abi Austen (formerly Jan Hamilton) and she's back in Northern Ireland to show her support for Dry Your Eyes Princess. The exhibition is being ...
 UTV2 weeks ago
HT Syndication

Commando parachutist makes history descending with war dog

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Sri Lanka, Nov. 23 -- Commando parachutist Major M.N.P.S. Siranjeewa, 48, of 1 Commando Regiment added a new chapter to Sri Lanka's field of parachuting during ...
 HT Syndication1 week ago
Forces TV

Infantry Day celebrated in K'taka

Bengaluru, Oct 27 : The 68th Infantry Day was celebrated at theParachute Regiment Training Centre (PRTC) in the city today thatwitnessed a Wreath Laying Ceremony held at the PRTC War Memorial. The event was led by the senior most serving Infantry ...
 Newshence.com1 month ago St Andrews Day: A Celebration Of Military Bagpipes  Forces TV5 hours ago

World War Two Parachutist Recalls War Journey, the Good and the Bad

. He even remembers the time 11 a.m. on a bright, sunny day. That was the day when he and his unit members were supposed to parachute into Arnhem for what is known now as one of the costliest failuresin the second world war. Shea was originally ...
 War History Online4 days ago
Prev | Next
Personalize your Realtimeclose [x]
Add content to your personalized tab - My News
Add upto 6 topics of your interest:
for eg.2g Scam , World
Personalize the tabs display. ( You can add or remove the tabs )
AlertsGet updates on latest news & your favourite topics right in your inbox.Set an Alert|Manage your Alerts


Realtime News

on your Webpage

Add Widget >Get your members hooked!
Related Queries - parachute regiment
Get updated on latest news & your favorite topics right in your inbox!
More     Less