Shaurya Chakra Army veteran featured among researchers who `changed the world’
Col DPK Pillay, a retired Indian Army officer, who won the Shaurya Chakra for gallantry beyond the call of duty, has been featured among a handful of researchers in a special series by academic publisher Taylor & Francis Group.
IAF's Abhinandan Varthaman gets Vir Chakra
The defence ministry announced the military awards on the eve of Independence Day celebrations.
16-yr-old from Kashmir gets Shaurya Chakra
President Ram Nath Kovind has awarded Shaurya Chakra to 16-year-old Irfan Ramzan Sheikh for fighti...
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.
I-Day awards: Kirti Chakra for soldier Prakash Jadhav
Eight soldiers will be honoured with the Shaurya Chakra, which is also awarded for gallantry during peacetime. Five of these awards will be presented posthumously.
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.
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.
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.
Business lessons this IAF pilot-turned-startup founder learnt during tsunami: Make decisions, create your value
Vijay Arisetty was awarded a Shaurya Chakra for rescuing tsunami victims.
Army Chief Rawat among 19 awarded PVSM, 2 army men conferred Kirti Chakra
Almost all commanders who became Army chief in the past four decades had been decorated with the award before their appointment to the top post, according to defence experts.
2 CRPF men get Shaurya Chakra for bravery in anti-Naxal operation
The Shaurya Chakra is the third highest peacetime military decoration after the Ashoka Chakra and the Kirti Chakra.
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.
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.
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.
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 grenade that was kept in the pocket of a slain terrorist and the officer died before being taken to hospital.
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