The role of the NCC in 1965 Indo-Pak war
Their role varied – Air Defence rescue work, first aid, evacuation of casualties, fire-fighting and removal of debris to traffic control.
Independence day: CRPF to get max gallantry, service police medals
CRPF yet again took the distinction of being chosen for the maximum number...
AIATF awards to Rakesh and Vikramjeet, who caught Pakistani terrorist Naved Yakub
The duo was felicitated today at an event organised by All ...
Gorkha Tiger Colonel Munindra Nath Rai's daughter waits to don dad's uniform
Priyanka recalls how duty was Rai's priority. When floods drowned J&K, Rai, then in Delhi on vacation, returned to help his jawans.
Navy pilots rescue 34 lives since June 22
The pilots braved difficult weather to rescue those stuck on board the two vessels, a senior Navy official said explaining the operation undertaken.
Indian Railways extends executive class free travel to Ashok, Kirti Chakra awardees
As per a 2014 policy, the Railways Ministry provides free travel passes for 1st AC Class/Executive Class to Param Vir Chakra and Maha Vir Chakra awardees.
Martyred jawan who killed terrorist in Pathankot honoured with Kirti Chakra
Chand was honoured with Kirti Chakra, the second highest peace-time decoration, for displaying great presence of mind, valour.
Father of Army jawan killed by terrorists joins BJP at PM Modi's rally
Army jawan Aurangzeb's father Hanief handed over a portrait of his martyred son to the prime minister as he welcomed them to the party.
Extend free passes to Sena medal winners: Rajyavardhan Rathore to rail minister
Rathore said that although the issue has time and again been taken up in Parliament, no action has come in this regard.
Jawans of Myanmar raid to get awards
Lt Col Nectar Sanjenbam of the 21 Para Regiment, who led the cross border operation into Myanmar, has been conferred the Kirti Chakra.
Former bureaucrats, cops, army men try luck in Punjab polls
Former army chief and former governor General J J Singh has thrown his hat into the election ring by joining hands with SAD and will take on Punjab Congress Chief Amarinder Singh (himself an army man) from Patiala (Urban) seat.
Rajnath Singh unveils CRPF comic book on Ayodhya terrorist attack
The comic strip is fifth in the series of these illustrations that the Central Reserve Police Force has started bringing out since the last few months.
Nepal quake: Aim to be first to respond to crises in neighbourhood, says Manohar Parrikar
Parrikar today said that the aim of the government is to be the first to respond to any crisis in the neighbourhood and to do so in a "quick span of time".
Ex-servicemen OROPed into Punjab's poll fray
Punjab has around four lakh military veterans, with lakhs of family members, and 21 large cantonments where the serving soldiers would also be entitled to vote this time.
Amputee CRPF officer dons blades for marathon; Sachin Tendulkar praises
"I salute your courage. You are an inspiration. We are just sports persons but you are the true achievers," Sachin said.
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