President approves gallantry award all women crew members of INSV Tarini that circumnavigated globe
The turbulent weather caused 10 meter high waves to come crashing down onto the boat, the Navy said in a statement.
Pathankot NSG martyr Niranjan EK gets Shaurya Chakra on Independence Day
Niranjan's lungs got punctured due to the impact of the blast of a g...
Kirti Chakra for five security personnel
President Ram Nath Kovind approved a total of 112 gallantry awards for defence and paramilitary pers...
Captain Milind Mohan Mokashi to be awarded Shaurya Chakra for initiation of Operation Rahat
The captain diverted his ship towards the Aden harbour — patrolled by armed Houthi rebels — amid deadly air-strikes by the Saudi Arabia-led coalition forces.
Pathankot NSG martyr Lt Col Niranjan E K gets Shaurya Chakra on the eve of Independence Day
The Pathankot attack claimed the lives of seven security personnel while four terrorists were killed by NSG and other security personnel.
Udhampur terrorist nabbing: Shaurya Chakra recommended for 2 civilians
The police also recommended their names to the government for the Shaurya Chakra gallantry medal in view of their "conspicuous gallant act".
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Shaurya Chakra for Mumbai-based Navy pilot Commander Kasutubh Gosavi
Shaurya Chakra is a military decoration awarded for valour, courageous action or self-sacrifice while not engaged in direct action with the enemy.
Army dogs to make a return in Republic Day Parade after 26 years
Officials said 36 specially-selected German Shepherds and Labradors, along with their handlers, will constitute the Army dog contingent.
ITBP Inspector Manjeet Singh gets Shaurya Chakra for foiling Kabul terror bid
There have been very few instances where paramilitary soldiers have been accorded this military honour.
IITF: CRPF puts special stall to showcase history and gallantry
CRPF has set up an exclusive stall at the India International Trade Fair at Pragati Maidan to generate awareness about the brave exploits of the force.
CRPF top gun gets Shaurya Chakra; max for paramilitary officer
CRPF Deputy Commandant and five- time gallantry medal winner P R Mishra has become the only person from paramilitary forces to have been decorated with a Shaurya Chakra this Independence day.
Capt Sumit Kohli's mother accuses Army of son's death
Veena Kohli, mother of Shaurya Chakra awardee Captain Sumit Kohli who died under mysterious circumstances in 2006, met Defence Minister A K Antony and demanded a probe into her son's death.
Varthamans a MiG-21 family; son flies it, dad flew it
His father Air Marshal (retd) Simhakutty Varthaman also flew the MiG-21s and was an IAF test pilot, who retired five years ago, a family friend said here Friday.
Ashok Chakra to Garud commando who laid down life in Jammu and Kashmir
President Ram Nath Kovind approved 390 gallantry and other defence decorations to armed forces personnel and others on the eve of the 69th Republic Day celebrations, the defence ministry said.
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