Shaurya Chakra Army veteran featured among researchers who `changed the world’
Col DPK Pillay, a retired Indian Army officer, who won the Shaurya Chakra for gallantry beyond the call of duty, has been featured among a handful of researchers in a special series by academic publisher Taylor & Francis Group.
Kovind presents President's Colours to Army Aviation Corps
The president, who is also the supreme commander of the armed forces, awarded the ...
President approves 132 Gallantry awards
President Ram Nath Kovind, who is also the Supreme Commander of the armed forces, has approved 132 aw...
I-Day awards: Kirti Chakra for soldier Prakash Jadhav
Eight soldiers will be honoured with the Shaurya Chakra, which is also awarded for gallantry during peacetime. Five of these awards will be presented posthumously.
IAF's Abhinandan Varthaman gets Vir Chakra
The defence ministry announced the military awards on the eve of Independence Day celebrations.
Business lessons this IAF pilot-turned-startup founder learnt during tsunami: Make decisions, create your value
Vijay Arisetty was awarded a Shaurya Chakra for rescuing tsunami victims.
16-yr-old from Kashmir gets Shaurya Chakra
President Ram Nath Kovind has awarded Shaurya Chakra to 16-year-old Irfan Ramzan Sheikh for fighting militants who attacked his residence in Shopian district of J&K.
President awards gallantry awards to armed forces personnel
In a rare occurrence, President Ram Nath Kovind also awarded a Shaurya Chakra to 16-year-old Irfan Ramzan Sheikh who thwarted a militant attack on his home in 2017.
Gallantry Awards 2019: President Kovind honours armed forces personnel
Chief of Army Staff Bipin Rawat was conferred with the Param Vishisht Seva Medal by President Ramnath Kovind on Thursday for distinguished s...
Major Aditya, rifleman Aurangzeb to be honoured with Shaurya Chakra
Major Aditya Kumar, who was embroiled in a controversy after his unit fired on a stone-pelting mob in South Kashmir's Shopian in January lea...
J-K policeman given 'Shaurya Chakra' posthumously for exemplary courage
Manzoor Ahmed Naik, who was a resident of Uri in Baramulla district, laid down his life at Haffu Nigeenpora village of Tral in South Kashmir's Pulwama district on March 5, 2017 during a gunfight with militants.
Army Chief Rawat among 19 awarded PVSM, 2 army men conferred Kirti Chakra
Almost all commanders who became Army chief in the past four decades had been decorated with the award before their appointment to the top post, according to defence experts.
Major Aditya Kumar and Rifleman Aurangzeb to get Shaurya Chakra gallantry award
Major Aditya Kumar, who is with the 10 Garhwal Rifles and Rifleman Aurangzeb (posthumously) will get the Shaurya Chakra gallantry award for gallantry otherwise than in the face of the enemy.
Dangari Killings: Defending injustice a greater crime
In extrajudicial killings, the denial of truth in the face of overwhelming evidence is often more embittering than the actual killings.
2 CRPF men get Shaurya Chakra for bravery in anti-Naxal operation
The Shaurya Chakra is the third highest peacetime military decoration after the Ashoka Chakra and the Kirti Chakra.
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