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The soldier who won India's first Param Vir Chakra

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday, November 3, joined senior army officers and other ranks in paying tribute to the country's first Param Vir Chakra recipient, Major Somnath Sharma, on......

The hero who won a Param Vir Chakra on Siachen

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 in......

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......

Param Vir Chakra Abdul Hamid, a Hero's Hero

'Both Abdul Hamid and the enemy tank place each other in their sights and shoot. Both shells hit their targets. There is a loud blast, fire and smoke.' 'Abdul Hamid is dead. He has destroyed a......

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,......

Films, books that inspire corporate head honchos

What do A-listers like to read, watch or listen to? And who are the people they admire? Here is a list -- IMAGE: The poster of the film Taare Zameen Par. The film is one of the favourites of Amit......

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......

Four blocks of Eden named after war veterans

IMAGE: CAB president Sourav Ganguly with Indian Army Personnel at the unveiling ceremony at Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Friday. Photograph: BCCI Four war heroes found a place of permanence in the......
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Capt Bana Singh holds motivational talk with NCC cadets

STATE TIMES NEWS NAGROTA: Hony Capt Bana Singh, Param Vir Chakra, on Tuesday held a motivational talk with the girl Cadets of 2 J&K Girls Bn NCC at... ...

http://news.statetimes.in/capt-bana-singh-holds-motivational-talk-ncc-cadets/
Gippy Grewal all set to star in war biopic 'Subedar Joginder Singh'

After enthralling the audiences with his outstanding performance in the wedding-based flick 'Manje Bistre,' Punjabi superstar Gippy Grewal is all... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/gippy-grewal-all-set-to-star-in-war-biopic-subedar-joginder-singh-117062100952_1.html
In first visit as Chancellor, Heptulla unveils Wall of Heroes at Jamia

The wall displays portraits of 21 Param Vir Chakra recipients ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/delhi/report-in-first-visit-as-chancellor-heptulla-unveils-wall-of-heroes-at-jamia-2477729
Heptulla to unfurl national flag at Jamia Millia Islamia univ

Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla, on her maiden visit to Jamia Millia Islamia University after taking charge as its chancellor, would unfurl a... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/heptulla-to-unfurl-national-flag-at-jamia-millia-islamia-univ-117061500816_1.html
here are 7 suggestions from Hindutva stable

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) has become a political battleground since the protests held on 9 February last year. Hindutva outfits have worked... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/politics-news/how-to-make-jnu-more-nationalist-here-are-7-suggestions-from-hindutva-stable-65225.html

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