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Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], January 4 (ANI): Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Monday condoled the demise of the Indian Navy's 1971 war veteran Vice Admiral SH Sarma.
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Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], January 3 (ANI): Vice Admiral SH Sarma, Param Vishisht Seva Medal (PVSM) (Retd), the Naval Veteran (turned 99 last December), who was the Flag Officer Commanding Eastern Fleet during the historic Indo-Pak 1971 war, passed away on Monday.
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Turtuk (Ladakh) [India], December 31 (ANI): In line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi government's emphasis on "vocal for local", an Indian Army unit in Ladakh has helped apricot producers in Turtuk village near the Line of Control (LoC) to pack and sell their produce to enhance their inc
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Islamabad [Pakistan], December 18 (ANI): The correlation between the birth of sovereign Bangladesh in 1971, and then the grisly and repugnant massacre of over 130 children of an Army-run school in Peshawar by the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) in 2014 shows the traces of extremism and pres
Baramulla (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], December 18 (ANI): Indian Army under the aegis of Swarnim Vijay Varsh Celebrations organized two days' musical gala event at Rampur in Baramulla district of North Kashmir, to commemorate the 50th Year of Glorious Victory of Indian Armed forces in 197
Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], December 17 (ANI): Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Thursday laid a wreath and paid tribute to the soldiers who participated in and lost their lives in the 1971 war.
Secunderabad (Telangana) [India], December 16 (ANI): A wreath-laying ceremony was held at Veerula Sainik Smarak, Army Parade Ground, Secunderabad in Hyderabad on Thursday as a part of nationwide celebrations of the 50th anniversary of the country's victory over Pakistan in the 1971 war.
New Delhi [India], December 16 (ANI): Pakistan Army was trained and equipped as much as the Indian Army but they lost the war because they lacked character, said Lt Colonel (Retd) Quazi Sajjad Ali Zahir, a decorated Mukti Yodha today, claiming that then Pakistani Army Commander was involved
Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], December 16 (ANI): Fire and Fury Corps celebrated Vijay Diwas in commemoration of India's victory in the 1971 War with a solemn reverence and patriotic fervour at Leh War Memorial on Thursday, informed an official statement issued by PRO (Def), Srinagar.
Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], December 16 (ANI): Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday hit out at the Centre for not acknowledging late Prime Minister Indira Gandhi on the occasion of the Golden Jubilee of India's victory over Pakistan in the 1971 Bangladesh Liberation War.
New Delhi [India], December 16 (ANI): Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday "saluted" the soldiers of the nation and said that their bravery and valour had brought "Pakistan to its knees" during the 1971 war.
New Delhi [India], December 16 (ANI): On the occasion of Swarnim Vijay Diwas, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday remembered the courage and sacrifice of the armed forces during the 1971 war and called it a "golden chapter in India's military history".