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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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SOIL - Captain Vikram Batra Scholarship

SOIL, The School of Inspired Leadership, a Business School in Gurgaon, has introduced a unique scholarship program Captain Vikram Batra Param Vir... ...

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Teetwal liberation day celebrated

Srinagar, May 24 (UNI) ''Teetwal Day'' victory over Pakistani raiders in 1948 was celebrated today by organising several functions jointly by local... ...

http://www.uniindia.com/news/regional/teetwal-liberation-day-celebrated/68263.html
Parrikar to begin Kashmir visit

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar will begin his two-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir on Friday. SD Goswami, spokesman of the army's Udhampur... ...

http://www.thestatesman.com/news/india/parrikar-to-begin-kashmir-visit/64683.html
India should build more road runways for strategic edge

NOIDA: For the first time in the country, a stretch of a public road — the 165-km Yamuna Expressway — was on Thursday used as an airstrip by... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/noida/India-should-build-more-road-runways-for-strategic-edge/articleshow/47378652.cms
Throwback Thursday 20 TV serials of 1980s youll never get tired of

The '80s is often considered the darkest period in Bollywood history. This was the time when the '70's big guns, Rajesh and Vinod Khanna, were... ...

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