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Chandigarh to hold ‘Bravest of Brave’ meet on March 5-6

As many as 118 bravest of the braves - the highest war decorated gallantry awardees of Param Vir Chakra (PVC) Maha Vir Chakra (MVC) and Vir Chakra (VC) of the country would be arriving in Chandimandir cantonment on Saturday to attend two-days triennial ... Times of India, 2 months ago

Book on Param Vir Chakra winners launched in UK

A book celebrating the lives of 21 Param Vir Chakra winners written by a well-known Indian social activist was launched here by Indian High Commissioner to the UK, Navtej Sarna. 'Param Vir: A War Diary' by Manju Lodha captures 21 instances of ...
 Business Standard4 weeks ago
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Paying tribute to women's empowerment

By The Hitlist Team | Posted 4 hours Major Ashok Kaul, who made his debut as a producer-director with Param Vir Chakra in 1995, makes his comeback as a producer with his latest film, Mumbai Central. The woman-centric film features Rajshri ...
 Mid Day2 months ago

Call 1984 victims to Parliament, pass a resolution of apology: Phoolka writes to Modi

JALANDHAR: Following Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologizing for Komagata Maru, senior advocate H S Phoolka has written to Prime Minster Narendra Modi urging him to call victims to Parliament and a resolution should be passed to condemn ...
 Times of India1 week ago

Goodbye Sea Harrier And Thank You For Serving The Indian Navy For 33 Long Years!

The Indian Navy bid adieu to its iconic Sea Harrier yesterday as it inducted the MiG 29K/Kub aircraft into the ranks. The British built fighters, which were inducted in 1983, were operated for the last time from INS Viraat on March 6, 2016. ...
 Indiatimes2 weeks ago
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India Retires Sea Harrier Fighters, Replaced by MiG-29K

De-Induction of Sea Harrier and Induction of MIG-29K Fighter Aircraft in INAS 300 (Source India Ministry of Defence; issued May 11, 2016) The Indian Navy today held a ceremony marking the official retirement of its Sea Harrier V/STOL ...
 Defense-Aerospace2 weeks ago Indian Navy bids farewell to iconic Sea Harrier, welcomes MIG-29K fighter jets  Ani News2 weeks ago De-Induction of Sea Harrier and Induction of MIG-29K Fighter Aircraft in INAS 300  Press Information Bureau2 weeks ago

7th Light Cavalry redefines mountain warfare

It was the privilege of my father, late Maj. Gen. R.S. Sparrow, to command 7th Light Cavalry during an eventful period straddling Independence and more so, to take it to Zoji la at 11,580 feet altitude and fight effectively there. In a situation of grave ...
 Asian Age3 weeks ago

How 20th Lancers flew tanks into battle

It is difficult to express my feelings when I landed with the first tank at Chushul on the morning of 25 October 1962, when a detachment of two tank troops (six tanks) of 20th Lancers opened new vistas of armoured warfare in the Battle of Chushul (Ladakh) in ...
 Asian Age3 weeks ago

Armoured Corps fighting from plains to mountains

AMX-13 tank The process of the Indian Cavalry bidding adieu to horses and getting equipped with tanks/ armoured cars began in 1939 with the Scinde Horse getting Vickers light tanks and Chevrolet armoured cars. Other regiments were given Sherman and Stuart ...
 Asian Age3 weeks ago

Navtej Launches PARAMVIR in London

Indian High Commissioner MrNavtej Singh Sarna along with other dignitaries launchauthor and philanthropist Manju Lodha's PARAMVIR in London at the Nehru Centre….reports Asian Lite News High Commissioner Navtej Singh Sarna, Manju Lodha, Valerie ...
 Asian Lite4 weeks ago
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