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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......

Ayub Khan, the war hero who became an MP

Decorated with a Vir Chakra for leading an attack that destroyed four tanks, Risaldar Ayub Khan shared a name with the Pakistani president who ordered the invasion of India in 1965. India's Ayub......

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......

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......

'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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Telangana sets up Army Welfare Fund

Suresh Dharur Tribune News Service Hyderabad, January 17 Billed as a first of its kind initiative in the country for the welfare of Armed... ...

http://www.tribuneindia.com/news/nation/a-first-telangana-sets-up-army-welfare-fund/351919.html
Telangana CM KCR announces Rs 2.25 cr for Param Veer Chakra and Ashok Chakra recipients

HYDERABAD: The Telangana State government will give a cash reward of Rs 2.25 cr to any army personnel from Telangana who receives the Param Veer... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/hyderabad/telangana-cm-kcr-announces-rs-2-25-cr-for-param-veer-chakra-and-ashok-chakra-recipients/articleshow/56623509.cms
69th Army Day observed

Source: The Sangai Express / PIBD Imphal, January 15 2017: Indian Army celebrated its 69th Army Day today. General Bipin Rawat, Chief of the... ...

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Why Havildar Abdul Hamid Is One of Indian Army's Most Celebrated & Revered Soldiers of All Time

A mere 60 km separates the tiny village of Asal Uttar from Amritsar in Punjab. The village itself is as unremarkable as the flat plains abutting... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/why-havildar-abdul-hamid-one-061426713.html
Golden jubilee celebrations of Brigade of the Guards begin

CHANDIGARH: To commemorate its golden jubilee, 14th Battalion of the Brigade of the Guards kick started the celebrations with a cycle expedition to... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chandigarh/golden-jubilee-celebrations-of-brigade-of-the-guards-begin/articleshow/56507474.cms

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