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Six Indian Army personnel awarded Shaurya Chakras; 19 top officers get PVSM
A total of 151 Sena Medals, eight Yudh Seva Medals too have been announced on the occasion of Republic Day.
Jhadhav travels 61,000 kms to pay tributes to fallen CRPF men in Pulwama
A column in their remembrance mentioning names of 40 a CRPF men has ...
Shaurya Chakra Army veteran featured among researchers who `changed the world’
Col DPK Pillay, a retired Indian Army officer, who won the Sha...
The Custodian Force of India and Lt General Thorat: The General who knew the way
Two out of the three elements of India’s largely unknown role in the Korean War 1950-1953 have been covered earlier. This is the third in a continuing series on that conflict and the men who earned a place in the annals of India’s military history.
Forgotten tales of valour and courage: NNRC in Korea and General KS Thimayya
In Nov 1948, Thimayya moved Stuart tanks in utmost secrecy by dismantling their turrets and used them in direct firing role that led to the capture of Zoji-la which had evaded capture on previous instances. It was because Zoji-la was in our hands that liberation of Kargil was possible in 1999.
Forgotten tales of courage and valour: The Bucket Brigade
India supported the UN Security Council Resolutions of June 25th and 27th, 1950, in naming North Korea as the aggressor. Mr Trygve Lie, the Secretary General of the United Nations—acting under provisions of the Security Council Resolution of July 7th, 1950 which requested UN Member States to furnish military assistance to repel the aggressor—asked India to send troops for peacekeeping operations.
Kovind presents President's Colours to Army Aviation Corps
The president, who is also the supreme commander of the armed forces, awarded the Colours at a grand ceremonial parade held at the Combat Army Aviation Training School at Nashik Road.
President approves 132 Gallantry awards
President Ram Nath Kovind, who is also the Supreme Commander of the armed forces, has approved 132 awards to armed forces personnel and members of the paramilitary forces.
IAF's Abhinandan Varthaman gets Vir Chakra
The defence ministry announced the military awards on the eve of Independence Day celebrations.
Cooperation not confrontation: Changing the rules of the China game
If there is one war that needs to be judged at this moment, it is the India-China war of 1962.
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.
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.
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.