Updated : 3 weeks, 4 days ago IST
Panaji (Goa) [India], Aug 27 (ANI): Naval war hero and Kirti Chakra awardee, Commander Noel Kelman, passed away at the age of 92 in Porvorim on Friday following a brief illness, the Navy said.
Updated : 1 month, 1 week ago IST
Dantewada (Chhattisgarh) [India], Aug 15 (ANI): On the 73rd Independence Day, Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) officer Harshpal Singh, who is slated to receive the peacetime gallantry medal – Kirti Chakra today, recalled how he eliminated three Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorists i
New Delhi [India], Aug 14 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind has approved 132 gallantry awards to armed forces personnel and members of paramilitary forces including third highest gallantry award, Vir Chakra for Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman, who shot down a PAF F-16 during the dogfight
New Delhi (India), Aug 14 (ANI): Wg Cdr Abhinandan Varthaman, who shot down a Pakistani F-16 fighter jet during the February 27 aerial conflict with Pakistan, has been awarded the third-highest wartime gallantry award, Vir Chakra.
Updated : 6 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], March 19 (ANI): ): Irfan Ramzan Sheikh, a 14-year-old boy hailing from Jammu and Kashmir, on Tuesday was honoured with Shaurya Chakra for exhibiting an extraordinary show of bravery and maturity by preventing a terror attack on his house in October 2017.
Updated : 6 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi [India], March 14 (ANI): Chief of Army Staff Bipin Rawat was conferred with the Param Vishisht Seva Medal by President Ramnath Kovind on Thursday for distinguished services.
Updated : 1 year, 5 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Mar. 27 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday presented Gallantry Awards and distinguished service decorations at the Defence Investiture Ceremony held at Rashtrapati Bhavan.
Updated : 1 year, 7 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 25 (ANI): The Indian Army will receive one Kirti Chakra and nine Shaurya Chakras on the 69th Republic Day celebrations on Friday.