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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......

'The years in service were the best days of my life... until now'

“It hurts that the government is honouring my service to the nation in such a way,” says two-time Vir Chakra awardee Wing Commander Vinod Nebb (retired). Insiyah Vahanvaty continues......

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......

Padma Lakshmi sizzles in a bikini!

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: Top Chef host Padma Lakshmi is currently vacationing in India with her daughter Krishna. She turned to Twitter......

Quiz Time: Whose life is Sunny Deol's character in Border based on?

In a special series, we will put YOU to the test everyday! Take part in our daily Bollywood quiz, and see how well you know Hindi cinema! 1. On whose life is Sunny Deol’s character in Border......

The soldier who guards Pakistan

Colonel Anil Kaul, a Vir Chakra recipient, served in the Indian army for over 20 years; he lost his right eye and the fingers of his left hand during one of the military operations; and tried to......

Four blocks of Eden named after war veterans

IMAGE: CAB president Sourav Ganguly with Indian Army Personnel at the unveiling ceremony at Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Friday. Photograph: BCCI Four war heroes found a place of permanence in the......
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Capt Bana Singh holds motivational talk with NCC cadets

STATE TIMES NEWS NAGROTA: Hony Capt Bana Singh, Param Vir Chakra, on Tuesday held a motivational talk with the girl Cadets of 2 J&K Girls Bn NCC at... ...

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Gippy Grewal all set to star in war biopic 'Subedar Joginder Singh'

After enthralling the audiences with his outstanding performance in the wedding-based flick 'Manje Bistre,' Punjabi superstar Gippy Grewal is all... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ani/gippy-grewal-all-set-to-star-in-war-biopic-subedar-joginder-singh-117062100952_1.html
In first visit as Chancellor, Heptulla unveils Wall of Heroes at Jamia

The wall displays portraits of 21 Param Vir Chakra recipients ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/delhi/report-in-first-visit-as-chancellor-heptulla-unveils-wall-of-heroes-at-jamia-2477729
Heptulla to unfurl national flag at Jamia Millia Islamia univ

Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla, on her maiden visit to Jamia Millia Islamia University after taking charge as its chancellor, would unfurl a... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/heptulla-to-unfurl-national-flag-at-jamia-millia-islamia-univ-117061500816_1.html
here are 7 suggestions from Hindutva stable

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) has become a political battleground since the protests held on 9 February last year. Hindutva outfits have worked... ...

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