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Independence Day Special: The Hero of Tiger Hill

Yogendra Singh Yadav survived 15 bullets while capturing Tiger Hill in the Kargil War and was awarded the Param Vir Chakra, India's highest award for gallantry. On the eve of Independence Day,......

In a nation short of heroes, let's celebrate a real one

Honorary Captain Bana Singh won the Param Vir Chakra, India's highest ranking gallantry award, for recapturing a Pakistani post on the Siachen Glacier. Living a retired life in a quiet village......

The Flying Hero of the 1971 War

Nirmal Jit Singh Sekhon is the only Indian Air Force warrior to be decorated with the Param Vir Chakra, India's highest award for gallantry. 'My admiration for his gallant action remains......

War hero's grandson finally has a job

Forty-four years after he laid down his life in defence of the nation, Param Vir Chakra awardee Grenadier Abdul Hameed's grandson was offered a labourer's job by the Uttar Pradesh government.The......

Poverty-stricken war hero gets award

Naik Subedar Bana Singh, who won the Param Vir Chakra for his bravery in preventing a Siachen post from falling into Pakistan Army's hands in 1987, was on Wednesday awarded the inaugural......

Concessions galore from the Railways

Physically handicapped persons will now be able to get the concession facility in Rajdhani and Shatabadi Trains.Announcing the extension of concession to this category of peoplein New Delhi on......

Concept-based restaurants are here to stay

A kirana shop, Bollywood, a highway dhaba and Old Delhi's Paranthe Wali Gali are moving into the fine dining arena. Concept-based Indian restaurants are here to stay. On May 8, Filmy Masala, an......

'Shiney, a nice man'

The media frenzy visible outside the Oshiwara police station and Andheri court -- both in northwest Mumbai -- was absent at Tarapore Towers when this reporter visited it on Monday morning. Tarapore......

Why we can never forget Kargil

Around April 1999, Pakistani infiltrators captured some Indianterritory in Jammu and Kashmir. The Indian Army fought for over fourmonths to reclaim the territory and lost around 450 soldiers in the......
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Q. Who Got Param Vir Chakra For 1947
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Flying Saucer
Q. which is the highest Gallantry award of India?
Flying Saucer:  A. There were four recipients : - Major Somnath Sharma, - Naik Jadunath Singh- Karam Singh- Havildar Major Piru Singh more

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Q. Which instrument associated with Lord Indra is also present on the Param Vir Chakra ?
Sulekha Khuntdar:  A. Param Vir Chakra more

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Stalin
Q. Which of these is the highest gallantry award given by the Indian Goverment? ?Option : (A) Shaurya Chakra (B) Mahavir Chakra (C) Param Vir Chakra (D) Kirti Chakra
Stalin:  A. Vajra. more

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A Potpourri of Trivia From Across the World!

1.The G20 is a forum of the world's 20 most powerful economies. These are 19 countries: Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, France,... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/education/student/2014/11/24/A-Potpourri-of-Trivia-From-Across-the-World/article2538539.ece
No Government comes to see my plight

ld not notice Paramvir Albert Ekka's iconic statue shedding tears in the heart of the State Capital, one may visit the 1971 war hero's native... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/state-editions/ranchi/no-government-comes-to-see-my-plight.html
Mission Fateh screened to remember 62 martyrs

MHOW: Commemorating the sacrifice of soldiers of Sikh regiment in the battle of Tongpenla in 1962 Indo-China war, the movie 'Mission Fateh'... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/indore/Mission-Fateh-screened-to-remember-62-martyrs/articleshow/45200666.cms
Remembering Rezangala where Indian soldiers fought to the last man and last bullet

Major Shaitan Singh was the name of the leader of military men of Charlie company of the 13th battalion of the Kumaon Regiment who etched their... ...

http://www.merinews.com/article/remembering-rezangala-where-indian-soldiers-fought-to-the-last-man-and-last-bullet/15902160.shtml
52nd martyrdom of Major Shaitan Singh observed

The 52nd martyrdom of Major Shaitan Singh, who laid down his life safeguarding the frontiers of the country during the India-China War in 1962, was... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/52nd-martyrdom-of-major-shaitan-singh-observed-114111801088_1.html

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