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India's paratroopers meet their match in fog, traffic

India's elite Parachute Brigade, based in Agra, has of late practised two quick manoeuvres designed to test its readiness for quick armed intervention in India's immediate neighbourhood.......

Surprise from the sky: How paratroopers shape the battle

'No matter how many jumps you do, every jump is like the first one -- you really don't know what awaits you on the way down and in the darkness below...''Among all the air-land operations in......

What Rahul Gandhi as VP means for the Congress

In all likelihood he is going to rely on senior party leadership for political management, using the Youth Congress and the young brigade to mobilise the ‘aam admi’, which the Congress......

'I was, I am, and will remain anti-Chinese'

'I know by experience that they can put a dagger in our back at any time...' 'It was a state of total chaos. Nobody knew what was happening. The fog of war was so thick that nobody could see......

The India-China War, 50 Years Later

'I will say with pride that at no stage did any of my jawans suggest to me that we should withdraw or tried to run away from the fight... not even one of my men deserted.' 'We had fired all our......

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Q. how many force in indian army
:  A. The Indian Army has a total troop strength of around 2.5 million (1.3 million active and 1.2 million reserve) and is the second largest standing...... more

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A young officer's first taste of war

Indian troops undertook many operations into east Pakistan in the run-up to the 1971 war to cause attrition and loss of morale, gather information,... ...

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Two killed in mid-air plane collision in Poland

: Two people were killed and two injured in a mid-air collision of two light aircraft near Radom, central Poland, Wednesday. The crash took place... ...

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Plane crash in Poland leaves 11 dead

Warsaw: On Saturday afternoon, a plane carrying 11 skydivers crashed in Topolow, near Czestochowa, in southern Poland, officials said. According... ...

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Nowshera Ka Sher remembered

OUR CORRESPONDENT NOWSHERA: A grand yet solemn memorial function was held at Jhangar, Nowshera to commemorate the supreme sacrifice made by... ...

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70 years after defeating Japan, India forgets Imphal

Seventy years is a long time to forget people, events, the past. In India, it doesn't take that long. Even heroes are forgotten here in a matter of... ...

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