rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 

Param Vir Chakras

Rediff.com  »  News  »   Param Vir Chakras

  News for Param Vir Chakras

  • News
  • Business
  • Movies

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......

'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......
  Web results for Param Vir Chakras
Maharashtra to set up monument for Param Vir Chakra awardees

Press Trust of India | Mumbai June 30, 2015 Last Updated at 22:32 IST The Maharashtra government has decided to set up a first of its kind monument... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/maharashtra-to-set-up-monument-for-param-vir-chakra-awardees-115063001376_1.html
Serenity amid storm

Col J P Singh, Retd Pangong Tso, the mysterious name, I am sure, if one lives in North India, may not be a stranger. The mysterious name is of a... ...

http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/serenity-amid-storm/
Disrespecting the soldier

The 23rd of June is a very special day for me personally as it is for my Battalion, 8 JAK LI (SIACHEN). It is the day when 28 years ago, we created... ...

http://www.thestatesman.com/news/opinion/disrespecting-the-soldier/71498.html
This Conversation Between A Software Engineer And An Indian Soldier Is All You Need To Read Today

The following is a conversation between a software engineer and an Indian Army soldier, while both were travelling to their respective destinations... ...

http://m.indiatimes.com/news/india/this-conversation-between-a-software-engineer-and-an-indian-soldier-is-all-you-need-to-read-today-233811.html
Poonch XI lifts Shaheed Major Rohit Sharma T-20 Cricket Tourney title

Excelsior Sports Correspondent Winners of Shaheed Major Rohit Sharma T-20 Cricket Tournament receiving title trophy from dignitaries. POONCH,... ...

http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/poonch-xi-lifts-shaheed-major-rohit-sharma-t-20-cricket-tourney-title/

Related Tags


  1. gujarat
  2. bjp
  3. india
  4. lok sabha
  5. supreme court
  6. upa
  7. bharatiya janata party
  8. congress
  9. new delhi
  10. united progressive alliance
  11. ahmedabad
  12. sonia gandhi
  13. nda
  14. rahul gandhi
  15. rajnath singh
  16. nitin gadkari
  17. delhi
  18. manmohan singh
  19. bihar
  20. national democratic alliance
  21. jd-u
  22. nitish kumar
  23. rashtriya swayamsevak sangh
  24. uttar pradesh
  25. photo
  26. advani
  27. central bureau of investigation
  28. rss
  29. janata dal-united
  30. ips

Top Coverage News


Coming to India and making

Success in manufacturing is not just about being cheap - cheap labour, cheap land, cheap power...
Broswe by: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z