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PVC Abdul Hamid's son dead, family cries negligence

The second son of a Param Vir Chakra awardee died of alleged negligence in his treatment at Lala Lajpat Rai hospital in Kanpur on Friday, his family claimed. IMAGE: Param Vir Chakra......

Farewell, Victor of the Battle of Basantar

Lieutenant General Walter Anthony Gustavo Pinto was known for his dynamic, bold and aggressive leadership in the Battle of Basantar during the 1971 War.Lieutenant General B T Pandit -- who was......

1971 War: A brave Dakota pilot's contribution

'We flew all missions in the first part of the war at low levels; that is at 300 to 500 feet above the ground.''These sorties were no doubt stressful since the pilots and crew had to look out for......

Indian Navy's 3rd Kalavari class submarine commissioned

Indian Navy's third stealth Scorpene class Submarine INS Karanj, equipped with potent weapons and sensors to neutralise any threat above or below the sea surface, was commissioned on......

When the IAF trained Pakistani pilots!

Air Commodore Nitin Sathe discovers how the IAF trained Pakistani air force pilots, during the 1971 War, which led to the birth of the Bangladesh air force. IMAGE: An Indian Air Force Chetak......

Meet the Jeep so beloved of the Indian Army

For all those auto enthusiasts who thought Mahindra have only been manufacturing Jeeps and trucks in the '90s, Timeless Mahindra offers plenty of interesting surprises, discovers Rajesh......

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......

Bollywood Wears the Uniform Again

There is something about a star in uniform that entices audiences. Indian actors have taken note and made it look even better. But they are not done yet. Joginder Tuteja looks at upcoming movies......

Bollywood's REAL LIFE Stories in 2021

Many big Bollywood movies have been pushed forward to 2021, thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic and lockdown. Among them are quite a few bio-pics. Joginder Tuteja looks at the real life stories that......

'Varun needs to understand the language of a soldier'

Photograph: Kind courtesy Varun Dhawan/Instagram After they worked in Badlapur, Director Sriram Raghavan is all set to tap Varun Dhawan's acting skills in the war film Ekkis. To be produced by......

Like Sidharth's look in Shershaah? VOTE!

Sidharth Malhotra chose to celebrate his birthday on January 16 by showing the world the first look of his new film, Shershaah. It is a biopic on Captain Vikram Batra, who died in the Kargil War......

Guess whose biopic Varun Dhawan stars in?

Get your low down on what's happening in the world of Bollywood, right here! Photograph: Kind courtesy Varun Dhawan/Instagram Sriram Raghavan reunites with his Badlapur actor Varun Dhawan to make......

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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