First battalion of Third Gorkha Rifles to complete 200 years on April
Comprising not just the gritty Gorkhas, but also men from Kumaon and Garhwal regions, Sir Robert Colquhuon had raised the regiment on April 24, 1815 in Uttaranchal's Almora.
Now, Army medals for paramilitary forces
Paramilitary personnel are presently awarded police medal and president's police medal for gallantry...
Father was killed by the Hizb-ul-Mujahideen in Kashmir for not conceding to demands: Nimrat Kaur
The 33-year-old "Lunchbox" actress lost her ...
AIATF awards two J&K youths who overpowered Pak terrorist Naveed
Rakesh Sharma and Vikramjit were felicitated and given the award by the All India Anti Terrorist Front chairman M S Bitta and Suniel Shetty.
Ashok Chakra likely for Ombale, Unnikrishnan, Gajendra Singh
The government plans to honour the heroism of uniformed personnel.
Karkare, Ombale & Sharma among Ashok Chakra awardees
Ashoka Chakra is awarded to individual for most conspicuous bravery.
Punjabis refuse to deposit their licensed firearms with police
Punjabis are refusing to deposit their licensed firearms with the police ahead of the Lok Sabha elections. They prefer to fend for themselves rather than bank on cops for security.
11 terror martyrs to be conferred Ashoka Chakra at R-Day parade
President Pratibha Patil will confer Ashoka Chakra, the country’s highest peacetime gallantry award, posthumously on 11 police and defence personnel who laid down their lives fighting terrorists.
Uttarakhand floods: 120 courageous people saved 6500 pilgrims
Over eight days, Kothiyal’s team trekked up and down steep mountains, fixed ropes on rocky terrain and reassured pilgrims.
Railway Budget 2011: Passengers spared hike in fares for third year
Mamata announced slew of concessions, reducing eligibility age of senior women citizens from 60 to 58 years and fare concession for men above 60.
Rail Budget 2013: Highlights of the speech
Supplementary charges for super fast trains, reservation fee, clerkage charge, cancellation charge and tatkal charge marginally increased.
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