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Siachen Hero Colonel Narendra 'Bull' Kumar passes away

Colonel (retd) Narendra Kumar, a legendary mountaineer who had spotted Pakistani activities around the Siachen glacier in 1984 that helped India secure it subsequently, died on Thursday at the......

How IAF choppers helped General Sagat liberate Bangladesh

The retreating Pakistani troops were heading towards Dacca and they had to be stopped at all costs.The Eastern Army Commander, in his orders to General Sagat Singh, had reiterated that he did not......

How Mi-8 helped India's Operation Cactus

We salute the Mi-8 today on the occasion of the 32nd anniversary of Operation Cactus.Through its glorious service career, the Mi-8 provided the IAF with a lineage of professional helicopter......

4 defence personnel get Shaurya Chakras

On the eve of Independence Day, President Ram Nath Kovind approved gallantry awards for defence personnel, including Shaurya Chakra to three from the army for counter-terrorist operations in Jammu......

Siachen is now open to tourists

IMAGE: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh after inaugurating 'Col Chewang Rinchen' bridge connecting Durbuk and Daulat Beg Oldie in Eastern Ladakh, on Monday. Also seen is Chief of Army Staff General......

Reliance to double Jamnagar capacity

Reliance Industries has chalked out plans to double the capacity of its mega project, the Jamnagar refinery. The company will invest between Rs 15,000 and Rs 20,000 crore (Rs 150 and 200 billion)......

Nirma buys Saurashtra Chem for Rs 300 cr

Ahmedabad-based Nirma Ltd has acquired the S K Birla group-controlled Saurashtra Chemicals from the Asset Reconstruction Company of India Ltd for an enterprise value of over Rs 300 crore (Rs 3......

Bank of Baroda dons a new look, logo

Ace Indian cricketer Rahul Dravid is set to become the brand ambassador for a new avtaar of the Bank of Baroda.Even as the bank expands its presence-both nationally and in the overseas markets, on......

Jaitley to defend Ketan Parekh in SC

Arun Jaitley, Bhartiya Janata Party MP in the Rajya Sabha and senior advocate, has decided to defend Ketan Parekh in the Supreme Court.The broker is involved in various cases against Madhavpura......

Investing the Islamic way

For a devout Muslim making investments that attract the element of interest is considered 'haram' -- something not permitted under the tenets of Islam, and this is perhaps the one major reason why......

Ghoul makes it terrifying to be a Muslim

'Any Muslim who shows even the slightest hint of revolutionary thought is marked as 'infected'.''At that point, he is taken to the nearest Detention Centre where a procedure called Reconditioning......

Rajesh Khanna: The Death of Romance

Rajesh Khanna's demise marks the passing ofa gentler, more romantic era. For today's generation, bred on cinematic blood, gore and violence, it sounds a warning bell, says Sheela Bhatt.It was not......

Rajesh Khanna: The Death of Romance

Rajesh Khanna's demise marks the passing ofa gentler, more romantic era. For today's generation, bred on cinematic blood, gore and violence, it sounds a warning bell, says Sheela Bhatt.It was not......

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