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New YEIDA CEO to take up farmer issues

GREATER NOIDA: The Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday designated Dr Arun Vir Singh as chief executive officer (CEO) of the Yamuna Expressway Industrial Development Authority (YEIDA). The CEO's post had been lying vacant after the UP government ... Times of India, 1 month ago

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Retelling The Tale Of Brigadier Kuldip Singh, India's Braveheart Who Won The Maha Vir Chakra For The Battle Of Longewala

Remember Sunny Deol in the movie Border ? Public knowledge may be limited on this, but Deol's role was actually an adaptation of a real-life hero, Brigadier (Retd.) Kuldip Singh Chandpuri. Brigadier Kuldip Singh is known for his exemplary display ...
 Indiatimes1 month ago

The Heroic Story Of Jaswant Singh The Man Who Saved Arunachal Pradesh From The Chinese Army

Sometime before first light fell over the mountains, theyd begun their ascent into Arunachal Pradesh once again. This was the Chinese Army's fourth assault, in the last charge as a final insult - theyd chopped off the hand of the Buddha Statue in ...
 Indiatimes41 minutes ago
Business Standard India

Lunch with BS: Ajay Vir Jakhar

Ajay Vir Jakhar I live two lives, Ajay Jakhar tells me towards the end of the meal. At La Bodega, a Mexican restaurant in New Delhi's Khan Market, it is easy to mistake him for an investment banker or a consultant. Neatly turned out in ...
 Business Standard India4 days ago
International Business Times India

Sunny Leone's film delayed to avert a box office clash

Film-maker Bhushan Kumar's upcoming adult thriller that stars Karan Singh Grover and Sharman Joshi, and producer Pritish Nandy's adult comedy that stars Sunny Leone, were set to release on the same day in December. However, the friendship between ...
 Hindustan Times2 weeks ago Sunny Leone's 'Mastizaade' postponed to January for KSG's 'Hate Story 3'  Deccan Chronicle2 weeks ago Release date of Sunny Leone's Mastizaade announced  International Business Times India7 hours ago Mastizaade postpones release to avoid clash with Hate Story 3  Times of India2 weeks ago
Calcutta Telegraph

Sports pat for Ranchi

Lt Gen. RN Nair at the news meet in Ranchi on Thursday. Picture by Hardeep Singh Ranchi's sports culture has mightily impressed director-general (recruiting) of Indian Army Lt Gen. R.N. Nair, who went to the extent of claiming such an atmosphere ...
 Calcutta Telegraph2 months ago Wait ends for hero's remains  Calcutta Telegraph20 hours ago

PM Modi begins California speech with tributes to Shahid Bhagat Singh

Here we go! As Prime Minister Narendra Modi begins his address to the Indian Diaspora with tributes to Shahid Bhagat Singh. Chants of 'Vir Bhagat Singh,' rang out at the SAP centre as Prime Minister Narendra Modi began his speech to the 20,000-plus audience. Modi was welcomed to the event with hoots and whistles and chants of 'Modi, Modi' broke out as he made his way to the ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago Modi pays surprise Diwali visit to jawans in Amritsar  Hindustan Times2 weeks ago Modi in UK: Will PM Narendra Modi succeed in giving a boost to defence ties?  DNA India2 weeks ago Modi marks Diwali with army men along Pakistan border (Roundup)  Can India News2 weeks ago

My father, the Param Vir Chakra Hero

In spite of being wounded in battle, Lieutenant Colonel A B Tarapore fought for six days before meeting a hero's death on the battlefield in the 1965 war. A legend in the Indian Army, he is the highest ranking officer to be awarded the Param Vir Chakra. His daughter Zarine M Boyce, who was 16 when her father died, remembers an extraordinary soldier and a father she lost too soon. Archana Masih/ met the hero's daughter at her Pune home.   "I remember so well the night they got ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago The Hero of the Battle of Dograi  Rediff.com2 months ago

The daredevil fighter pilot who survived a Pakistani bullet

IMAGE: Fighter Pilot D K Parulkar receives the Vayu Medal from Air Chief Marshal Arjan Singh. Flying Officer Dilip K Parulkar won a gallantry medal in the 1965 War. Five years later, he spent more than a year as a prisoner of war in Pakistan after the 1971 war. He escaped, but was recaptured on the Pakistan-Afghanistan border. Sitting in his home office in Pune, with a framed citation for his distinguished service and a model of the Hunter aircraft he flew in the '65 war, the flying ace looks ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

The general who saved Punjab in the 1965 War

Lieutenant General Harbakhsh Singh, GOC, Western Command, disobeyed the then army chief and took on a superior Pakistani armoured column. The Indian Centurion tanks outgunned the more modern Pakistani Patton tanks in the battle at Khem Karan, that proved the turning point of the 1965 War. Brigadier Gurmeet Kanwal (retd) salutes the Soldiers' General. Some war images stick permanently in the mind and that of Lieutenant General Harbakhsh Singh, the General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Western ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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