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Tale of grit and glory: Living legends of 1965 Indo-Pak war
Hindustan Times

Tale of grit and glory: Living legends of 1965 Indo-Pak war

Fifty years after India and Pakistan fought a six-week war on the Western front, the valour of Indian soldiers may have faded away from the public memory. But, legion of their heroism — eloquently testified in the musty war citations - remains ... Hindustan Times, 4 days ago
Times of India

50 Years of 1965 War - The graveyard of Patton Tanks

The landscape surrounding the memorial of Abdul Hamid is pretty as a picture postcard . Paddy fields sway in the easy breeze and ashen clouds play hide and seek with the sun.It's impossible to imagine that 50 years ago the region was the theatre of ...
 Times of India4 days ago
Times of India

The graveyard of Patton tanks

The brave men who had demolished Pakistan's feared Patton tanks in 1965 are a part of village lore in Asal Uttar, Punjab. The landscape surrounding the memorial of Abdul Hamid is pretty as a picture postcard. Paddy fields sway in the easy breeze ...
 Times of India5 days ago
Indian Express

OROP stir: Fasting veteran shifted to ICU

The 'One Rank One Pension' row escalated today with Col Pushpendra Singh (Retd), on a fast-unto-death for the last eight days demanding its immediate implementation, being shifted to Army hospital here after his medical report showed increased ...
 Indian Express1 week ago
Mumbai Mirror

Singer Akriti Kakkar, Big FM puts up musical show for soldiers at Siachen

The stark and forbidding mountains of Siachen came alive with the melodious strains of music and mirth when the famous singer Akriti Kakkar along with the team of 92.7 Big FM put up a scintillating show in the Siachen area for the jawans of the ...
 Mumbai Mirror3 weeks ago

Gunsmiths and Goa

The present railway minister has, happily, shown no signs of following his predecessors down the track aimed at making their constituencies the showpiece of the network, The defence minister, however, appears to have little hesitation in injecting ...
 The Statesman1 month ago

Pak releases drone visuals, raises string of questions

NEW DELHI: A series of visuals which Pak Army has released claiming they were from an Indian drone it shot down near the Line of Control earlier this month have raised more questions than answers, with some of the photos containing potentially ...
 Economic Times1 month ago

Here's How The Indian Armed Forces Serve The Country Even During Peacetime!

Even as India is paying tribute to the armed forces and the amazing resilience with which they drove Pakistan out of Kargil in 1999, it is pertinent to remind civilians how much else the armed forces does in peacetime as well. From disaster ...
 Indiatimes1 month ago Heres How The Indian Armed Forces Serve The Country Even During Peacetime  Indiatimes1 month ago
Counter Currents

Kargil War Remembered, Heroes Forgotten 26 July was observed as the 16th anniversary of the so-called Kargil War or the Operation Vijay which occurred in 1999. In this three month long war which began on 3 May, the Indian army operation was declared accomplished on ...
 Counter Currents1 month ago
Global Advisors

Bombed to hell: a story of Indian bravery in Africa in the Second World War

Richpal Ram was from a village in Patiala, a princely state and traditional hunting ground for the recruitment officer. The 40-year-old was tall and thin with a prominent chin. Married with a young family, he was a lifelong soldier who had worked ...
 Quartz1 month ago
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