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Storytelling session for kids on Param Vir Chakra awardees

Air Force station Srinagar celebrates

Late Flying Officer Nirmaljeet Singh Sekhon Param Vir Chakra made supreme sacrifice while trying to save Srinagar Airfield from attacking Pakistan Air Force fighters during 1971 War. Wreath was laid at his memorial. GKNN Srinagar, Publish Date: ... Greater Kashmir, 1 week ago

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Indian Express

Distance of 2-3 km is not small when you are in enemy territory, says Col Lalit Rai

During an Idea Exchange at The Indian Express office, Kargil hero and Vir Chakra recipient Col Lalit Rai (Retd) talks about the concept of surgical strikes, military preparedness and the geopolitical logic behind the regional conflict. He also ...
 Indian Express2 weeks ago

He wanted a Param Vir Chakra and the rest is history: 1971 war martyr's batchmates at 169th Founder's Day of Lawrence School

Batchmates remember Arun Khetarpal who died during the 1971 India-Pakistan war . Emotions ran high at the 169th Founders Day celebration at the Lawrence School, Sanawar, at the mention of Param Vir Chakra Awardee Arun Khetarpal who was from the ...
 Indian Express2 weeks ago

Bana Singh stadium sheltering border residents

rder Honorary Captain Bana Singh, one of the three living legends of the Indian Army who received Param Vir Chakra, has once again come to the rescue to fellow Indians even in absentia. Bana Singh had created history in June 1987 by capturing ...
 New Delhi Pioneer2 weeks ago
United News of India

1965 Indo-Pak war hero Capt Ayub Khan dies

Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan, Sep 15 (UNI) Captain Mohammad Ayub Khan, who was decorated with a Vir Chakra for leading an attack that destroyed four tanks in India-Pakistan war in 1965, died of cardiac arrest today at his ancestral village Nua. The funeral ...
 United News of India1 month ago 1965 Indo-Pak war hero remembered  Chandigarh Tribune3 weeks ago Ayub Khan: A war hero who rose to become a union minister  Times of India1 month ago PTI - KHAN - Former Union Minister Capt Ayub Khan dies  Namibia Press Agency1 month ago

Corrections & Clarifications - August 24, 2016

>>Errors in front-page graphic: Haul Of Fame (August 23, 2016) erroneously carried the image of the Param Vir Chakra instead of the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award. The award money given by businessman Mukkattu Sebastian to Sakshi Malik was Rs.25 lakh and not ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
India Today

Policemen asked for bribe to trace my son's stolen Kirti Chakra, alleges martyr's mother

Nirmala Sharma, mother of Captain Devashish Sharma, martyr of the Punjab Battalion, today accused the Shahpur police in Madhya Pradesh of demanding bribes to trace her son's stolen Kirti Chakra. Nirmala Sharma, mother of Captain Devashish Sharma.
 India Today6 days ago

'Scant regard for martyrs'

BATHINDA: On the last day of his march, Amarinder stopped at the roundabout in Bathinda where the statue of Victoria Cross and Maha Vir Chakra recipient Subedar Nand Singh is installed. The roundabout is commonly known as Fauji Chowk. Seeing the ...
 Times of India17 hours ago
Indian Express

Memorials sans upkeep futile: Capt

Pradesh Congress Committee president Capt Amarinder Singh joins party workers in cleaning the statue of Subedar Nand Singh at Fauji Chowk in Bathinda on Wednesday. PTI Tribune News Service Bathinda, October 19 Punjab Congress chief Capt ...
 Chandigarh Tribune1 day ago Badal government neglecting the families of martyrs: Amarinder Singh  Indian Express1 day ago Amarinder says Badal govt neglecting martyrs  Press Trust of India1 day ago Badal govt. neglecting martyrs: Cong  The Hindu21 hours ago
Indian Express

Army's Electronics and Mechanical Engineers celebrates 74th Corps Day

Army Commander, Southern Command, Lt Gen P M Hariz complimented all ranks for their technical ethos and dedication to ensure equipment readiness and urged them to maintain highest state of preparedness. The Corps of Electronics and Mechanical ...
 Indian Express3 days ago Western Command marks 69th raising day  Indian Express1 month ago Western Command celebrates 69th anniversary  NetIndia123.com1 month ago Army's Western Command celebrates 69th anniversary  Daily Excelsior.com1 month ago
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