Shaurya Chakra

  • President honours defense personals with gallantry awards 22-03-2014 05:03 PM

    Three officers, including an IAF officer who died while saving Uttarakhand flood victims, a naval officer who non-stop sailed around the world and an Army Major who killed three terrorists, were on Saturday awarded the Kirti Chakra, the second highest peacetime gallantry award. A Civil Engineer of the Border Roads...
  • Major Anup Joseph awarded Kirti Chakra, 12 get Shaurya Chakra 27-04-2013 11:40 PM

    New Delhi: Major Anup Joseph Manjali was on Saturday awarded the second-highest peacetime gallantry award Kirti Chakra by President Pranab Mukherjee for killing three foreign militants in Jammu and Kashmir. 12 defence personnel were awarded the Shaurya Charkra for their acts of bravery including Captain A Rahul Ramesh and Naik...
  • PM's wife moved to tears at gallantry awards function 15-05-2008 04:40 PM

    Chandigarh: Sachin Tendulkar on Tuesday rolled out a book that has the match reports of all his 100 international tons published in the Hindu newspaper. Besides, the compilation, titled 'Sachin - A Tribute To The Legend', also has some rare pictures of the veteran batsman and a range of interesting...
  • Martyred terrorist-turned jawan gets bravery award 12-02-2008 12:30 PM

    London: England batsman Jonathan Trott, currently fourth in the world Test rankings, has said a drink problem once threatened his career. "I used to go nuts and it affected the image people had of me. It used to cloud my judgment, not just that night, but for days afterwards," Trott...