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1971, A War Hero Remembers

War Hero Major General Ian Cardozo (retd)was wounded in the battle of Sylhet in Bangladesh in the 1971 war with Pakistan. He lost his leg in a landmine blast, but conquered his disability and......

'I cut my leg off and ordered: 'Go and bury it'

Major General Ian Cardozo was a young major in the 5 Gorkha Rifles in the 1971 war with Pakistan. In a swift military offensive, India defeated Pakistan within 13 days, liberated a region and led......

7 States. 6 Days. 2,148 km and a journey of a lifetime

When Rediff.com's Archana Masih and Rajesh Karkera set course from the foothills of the Himalayas to the Arabian Sea, they could not think of a better place to begin their journey than the stately......

Hamid Ansari goes to bat for secularism

How has the Indian State, in principle and practice, given shape to the essential ingredients of the secular principle and composite culture? Vice-President Hamid Ansari attempted to answer this......

Why not a Victory in Bangladesh Day?

'The failure to remember the martyrs on a grand scale is a national problem. As a nation-State, India time and again fails to honour its true heroes: The men in uniform, says Nitin A Gokhale. On......

Yet another Pak-bashing film?

Anil Sharma's Ab Tumhare Hawale Watan Saathiyo saw an elaborate music launch in Delhi on Monday, September 20.The film stars Amitabh Bachchan, Akshay Kumar, Bobby Deol, Ashutosh Rana, Danny......

I-League: JCT stun Mohun Bagan

Victory continued to elude last year's runners-up Mohun Bagan. The Kolkata giants went down 1-2 to JCT in a floodlit Round 2 I-League match at Yuba Bharati Krirangan in Kolkata on Thursday.High on......

Readers wishes to John Wright

Name:Debashis Mitra (HPCL) Message:All Indians will remember you. Happy Birthday. Name:vishal Message:Mr. Wright, thanx 4 setting Indian Cricket right. Happy Birthday. Name:Hari Message:Many Happy......
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Staying strong in spirit & structure

/tnn The agrarian village of Rachol has plenty of historical significance. Situated in the Salcete taluka, the rural hamlet of Rachol is... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/goa/Staying-strong-in-spirit-structure/articleshow/53272809.cms
Khobra Vaddo crowned champs

CALANGUTE: Host Khobra Vaddo defeated Maddo Vaddo 4-3 via tiebreaker in the finals of 2nd Khobra Vaddo Cup Calangute inter-ward football tournament... ...

http://www.heraldgoa.in/Sports/Khobra-Vaddo-crowned-champs/104097.html
Brazil's Rousseff gives impassioned defence against impeachment

By Maria Carolina Marcello BRASILIA, Brazil (Reuters) - Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff presented her written defence to a Senate impeachment... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/brazils-rousseff-gives-impassioned-defence-against-impeachment-204639095--business.html
Agnelo elected president of UC Utorda

UTORDA: Agnelo Pereira has been elected unopposed as the president of United Club of Utorda at annual general body meeting held in its premises... ...

http://www.heraldgoa.in/Sports/Agnelo-elected-president-of-UC-Utorda/103525.html
A closer look at the 1971 War, accounts by those who participated in it

Jun 21, 3:30 pm By I. Ramamohan Rao New Delhi, June 21 ( ANI ): There have been many publications on the India-Pakistan War of 1971, which... ...

http://www.aninews.in/newsdetail2/story269031/a-closer-look-at-the-1971-war-accounts-by-those-who-participated-in-it.html

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