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63rd Republic Day: The gallantry award winners
President Pratibha Patilon Thursday conferredawards of 368 Gallantry and other Defence decorations to Armed Forces personnel and others as part ofthe 63rd Republic Day Celebrations.This includes......
List of military honourees
List of honours conferred upon individuals from the armed forces on Republic DayAshoka ChakraSr NoNamePosition1Major Dinesh Raghu Raman 34 Rashtriya Rifles (posthumous)Kirti ChakraSr......
Boxing World C'ships: Sumit, Vikash in pre-quarters, Mandeep bows out
Olympian Sumit Sangwan (81kg) and Vikash Malik (60kg) fought through intense bouts to enter the pre-quarterfinals but Mandeep Jangra (69kg) bowed out after a stiff second-round contest on a mixed......
Indian boxers return empty-handed from World Championships
Indian boxers will return empty-handed from the World Championships for the first time in four years after none of their five quarter-finalists made it to the semi-finals in the biennial......
World boxing: Vikash, Sumit, Satish in last eight
India’s boxers continued to attain new highs at the World Championships in Almaty, Kazakhstan, as three of them entered the quarter-finals on Tuesday. Vikash Malik (60kg), Sumit Sangwan......
Manpreet, Manoj in last 16 at World Boxing Championships
Indian boxers continued to pack a mighty punch at the World Championships, as Manoj Kumar (64kg) and Manpreet Singh (91kg) entered the pre-quarter-finals with contrasting victories in their......
Vijender romps through World C'ship opener despite viral fever
Vijender Singh (75kg) turned in a solid showing despite being down with viral fever to beat Sweden's Hampus Henriksson in his opening bout at the World Championships in Almaty, Kazakhstan, on......
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