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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......

'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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Indian Army showcases its capabilities at Pokhran firing range

JAISALMER: The Indian Army demonstrated its firing skills at the Pokhran field firing range here on Friday. The Blazing Chariots fire power... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/jaipur/Indian-Army-showcases-its-capabilities-at-Pokhran-firing-range/articleshow/46648859.cms
HC directs railway board chairman to decide on travel passes to Sena Medal winners in 6 weeks

CHANDIGARH: Giving a ray of hope to the awardees of Sena Medal, the Punjab and Haryana high court has directed Railway Board chairman to decide on... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chandigarh/HC-directs-railway-board-chairman-to-decide-on-travel-passes-to-Sena-Medal-winners-in-6-weeks/articleshow/46648831.cms
Mumbai again short-changed

MUMBAI: The state's capital and the country's financial capital has once again been short-changed. The first budget by the Devendra Fadnavis-led... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/mumbai/Mumbai-again-short-changed/articleshow/46616309.cms
Governor visits Balidan Stambh as Army organizes light & sound show

Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 18: Governor N N Vohra, accompanied by his wife Usha Vohra, today visited Balidan Stambh, Jammu as Army... ...

http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/governor-visits-balidan-stambh-as-army-organizes-light-sound-show/
Army show depicts hardships faced in Kashmir

The Indian Army on Wednesday organised a light and sound show depicting the trials and tribulations of the soldiers and the people while braving... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a536757.html

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