Updated : 1 month ago IST
New Delhi [India], Aug 15 (ANI): Six Navy personnel have been awarded gallantry awards including a Shaurya Chakra for Marine Commando Amit Singh Rana for his role in two operations in Jammu and Kashmir in which eight terrorists were killed.
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
Updated : 2 months, 1 week ago IST
Chandigarh (Haryana) [India], July 8 (ANI): Haryana Government on Monday decided that the recipients of Sena Medal who are awarded same decoration more than once for distinguished services would be granted additional one-time cash award.
Updated : 7 months, 1 week ago IST
Udhampur (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Feb 8 (ANI): Lance Naik Nazir Ahmad Wani, who is a recipient of Ashok Chakra, the nation's highest peacetime award, was on Thursday posthumously presented with Bar to Sena Medal (Gallantry) by the General Officer Commanding in Chief of Northern Command L
Updated : 7 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Bengaluru [Karnataka], Jan 26 (ANI): Union Minister of Textiles Smriti Irani on Saturday hailed late Lance Naik Nazir Ahmad Wani, who received India’s highest peacetime gallantry honour, Ashoka Chakra, on Saturdy.
New Delhi [India], Jan 25 (ANI): Indian Air Force’s Garud Commando Officer Wg Cdr Prasanth Nair, who rescued a child in a chopper during Kerala floods, will be awarded Vayu Sena Medal for Gallantry at Republic Day parade on Saturday.
Updated : 1 year, 8 months ago IST
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] Jan 22 (ANI): Rear Admiral M A Hampiholi, Nausena Medal, on Monday took over the command of the Western Fleet from Rear Admiral R B Pandit.
Updated : 2 years ago IST
Athens [Greece], Sep 8 (ANI): India Wrestler Sonam on Thursday won a gold medal by defeating Japanese Wrestler Sena Nagamoto by 3-1 points on the fourth-day of Cadet World Wrestling Championship in Athens.
Updated : 2 years, 8 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan. 15 (ANI): Siachen braveheart Lance Naik Hanamanthappa Koppad, who died after he was miraculously rescued alive from beneath tonnes of snow following an avalanche that hit his post in Siachen Glacier, was today awarded the Sena Medal.