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Mar 08, 2019
Tamil Nadu CM K Palaniswami seeks Param Vir Chakra for IAF pilot Abhinandan VarthamanTamil Nadu chief minister K Palaniswami urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to confer Param Vir Chakra, the country's highest military honour, on IAF pilot Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman
Jul 07, 2018
Panjab University dedicates shooting range to Kargil war hero; names it 'Capt Vikram Batra, PVC Shooting Range'Punjab finance minister Manpreet Singh Badal unveiled the plaque of Captain Batra at the shooting range in the university, an official release said.
Dec 22, 2017
Parliamentary panel urges defence ministry to make selection process for gallantry awards more transparentA parliamentary committee has asked the defence ministry to immediately streamline the selection process to confer gallantry awards to defence personnel, insisting that the exercise must be transparent
Dec 06, 2017
Defence Ministry doubles allowances for gallantry awardees from August onwardsThe expenditure on this account will be borne under relevant heads of the Defence Services Estimates, the Ministry said.
Sep 11, 2017
Bipin Rawat unveils memorial for 1965 war hero Abdul Hamid, urges youth to join Indian ArmyArmy Chief General Bipin Rawat on Sunday unveiled a memorial of 1965 Indo-Pak war hero Abdul Hamid here in Ghazipur district and felicitated the widow of the soldier who was awarded Param Vir Chakra, the highest wartime gallantry medal.
Nov 02, 2016
Manohar Parrikar to visit Kashmir, pay homage to India's first Param Vir Chakra recipientDefence Minister Manohar Parikkar is scheduled to visit Kashmir on Thursday to pay homage to the country's first Param Vir Chakra recipient Major Somnath on his 69th death anniversary.
Jan 26, 2012
Republic Day parade: A mix of military might, cultural heritageAn impressive display of armour and unmanned aerial vehicles recently added to India's military prowess was on full display at the 63rd Republic Day parade today that also showcased the country's rich heritage.
Jan 25, 2012
Indian War Comics (IWC) to be available on Aakash tabletIn a valiant effort to make sure that kids of today’s digital revolution in India are fully aware of the brave deeds ...