Decorated officer says was ‘victimised’ by Army brass
Col Saurabh Singh Shekhawat, awarded Kirti Chakra, Shaurya Chakra and Sena Medal has charged former Army chiefs with carrying out a “vindictive” campaign against him during their tenures.
2 Army veterans back award to Major Gogoi, but ex-general flays act
Lt. Gen. (retd) H S Panag, former GOC-in-C, Northern Command, criticised ...
Heroes of surgical strike honoured with gallantry medals
Major Rohit Suri of 4 Para, who led one of the teams across the LoC targeting terror...
Surgical strike a copybook execution of precise planning
It was only while bestowing medals to these bravehearts on the 68th Republic Day, the Army gave an account of the combat operation.
Air India to allow gallantry award recipients free upgrade to business class
The soldiers who have been bestowed with military honours such Param Vir Chakra, Maha Vir Chakra and Shaurya Chakra, will get an upgrade at the time of boarding.
NSG dog Rocket, Lt Col Niranjan recommended for gallantry award
Lt Col Niranjan, two others recommended for military gallantry medals for their role in eliminating terrorists who attacked the Pathankot air base early this year.
State government considering giving land to Army to set up institute: Khattar
Manohar Lal Khattar announced that third Sainik School in the State would be opened in Matanhail village of Jhajjar district, according to an statement.
Gallantry awards for eight personnel of Coast Guard
Eight personnel of the 21 Para Regiment and Commandant of the Coast Guard ship involved in an operation against a Pakistani boat earlier this year were among 67 for whom President Pranab Mukherjee today approved Gallantry awards.
Lt Gen Hira appointed Deputy Chief of Indian Army
Lt Gen N P S Hira, who is presently posted as Chief of Staff of Northern command at Udhampur, has been posted to Army Headquarters at Delhi
Udhampur shooting: CRPF injured BSF jawans; NIA set to file chargesheet in the attack
According to officials, the chargesheet will nail the role of non-state actors from Pakistan who were behind the LeT module that infiltrated from LoC.
Government to provide all critical requirements of NSG: Kiren Rijiju
Government will provide all critical requirements of National Security Guard, known as 'black cat' commandos, Union Minister Kiren Rijiju said.
Army's elite counter-insurgency unit Rashtriya Rifles turns 25 tomorrow
The Rashtriya Rifles, Army's elite counter-insurgency unit which has neutralised over 16,300 terrorists, will celebrate its silver jubilee tomorrow.
7 medals for Special Forces team that hit Myanmar camps
The operation was a swift retributive strike to the militant ambush of a Dogra battalion convoy in Manipur's Chandel district on June 4, which left 18 soldiers dead.
Indian troops never crossed into Myanmar; operation took place in Manipur and Nagaland
The cross-border strike in June to take down insurgent camps never took place in Myanmar, if the gallantry citations of the crack paratroopers are to be believed.
Independence Day: 824 police, paramilitary personnel awarded medals
A total of 824 central and state forces police personnel were today awarded gallantry and other service medals on the eve of Independence Day.
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