The court passed the order on a PIL filed by Jamshedpur- based social activist Amarpreet Singh Khanuja.
Proud day for father of Ashoka Chakra winner.
A bench headed by Justice P V Hardas issued the notice,asking the ministry to file a reply by January 20.
A homage ceremony for Late Major Sandeep Shankla,recipient of the prestigious Ashok Chakra,was held at the Shankla Memorial at Sector 2 in Panchkula on Thursday
Two coffee table books on talented children and leading personalities of the city were launched at the Government Museum and Art Gallery,Sector 10.
National Defence Academy has launched a new state-of-the-art IP exchange as well as a new NDA website.
Navdeep,a 5 Maratha Light Infantry officer,is the lone Ashoka Chakra awardee this year.
Oldest surviving recipient of the highest peace-time gallantry award,Ashok Chakra,died at Jorhat in upper Assam.
An army doctor posted in Kabul,who died while fighting terrorists,will be conferred the nations highest peacetime gallantry medal,the Ashok Chakra.
Mumbai attacks shocked all but inspired some. Soon after the attacks,filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma was seen at the Taj Mahal Palace taking stock of devastation. And a film was eventually made and will release next week.
Major D Sreeram Kumar,late Major Mohit Sharma and Havildar Rajesh Kumar were honoured with the country’s highest peace time gallantry medalthe Ashok Chakra on Tuesday.
President will present Kirti Chakra,the second highest peace time gallantry medal,to Ruksana,who shot into limelight after killing a terrorist.
TV this week was torn between the big O and matters of the heart
Emotions ran high and thunderous applause reverberated the Rajpath as kin of six security personnel who died fighting terrorists during Mumbai attacks,received the Ashok Chakra,the highest peacetime gallantry award.
For the first time,the Ashok Chakra,the nations highest peacetime gallantry award,will be conferred upon 11 individuals,including Delhi Police Inspector M C Sharma….