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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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An enduring mystery

LUCKNOW: Call it the most enduring secret - or cover-up? -- of Independent India. That an inquiry committee and two commissions have not been able... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/lucknow/An-enduring-mystery/articleshow/47951488.cms
Guv salutes valour of Kargil martyr

LUCKNOW Governor Ram Naik on Friday paid tribute to Kargil martyr Captain Manoj Pandey. "In the Kargil conflict, our soldiers bravely faced the... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/lucknow/Guv-salutes-valour-of-Kargil-martyr/articleshow/47931620.cms
A Story Worth Telling The Battle Of Tiger Hill, Kargil War, 1999

facebook twitter twitter twitter what's up At an elevation of 5,307 meters, Point 4660 or Tiger Hill is the dominant feature that stands north of... ...

http://m.indiatimes.com/culture/who-we-are/a-story-worth-telling-%E2%80%93-the-battle-of-tiger-hill-kargil-war-1999_-234310.html
Pakistan lost 4 major wars to India, analyzing the 1965 war victory of India

Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri, Prime Minister of India ordered the Indian Army to cross the international border in Punjab and launch a two pronged... ...

http://www.merinews.com/article/pakistan-lost-4-major-wars-to-india-analyzing-the-1965-war-victory-of-india/15907622.shtml
Let the voters judge

█ Transparency and accountability were the major points on which the present government won the last election to come to power. Now, we must... ...

http://www.punemirror.in/columns/letters-to-the-editor/Let-the-voters-judge/articleshow/47914785.cms

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