Zero fighters were considered one of the most capable fighter planes in World War II, rivalling the British Spitfire.
As war plane motifs hover in the sky, a Kalighat-inspired image of Durga slaying the demon Mahishasura beside the scene, acts as a metaphor.
The magazine called ‘Picture Post’ published by Hulton Press Limited, Shoe Lane in London features a sepoy Santa Singh who was one of the Sikh soldiers fighting with the 8th Army.
New Delhi has cleared a request from the US government to permit teams of the Defence POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) to visit Arunachal Pradesh and search for the remains of about 400 Americans who remain unaccounted since World War II. In fact, specialised identification and recovery teams from the DPAA arrived in India on Sunday […]
The researcher is also trying to find links of a Japanese nurse who travelled with the Imperial army until she was captured in 1943 by the allies in Manipur and sent to the Red Cross hospital at Ahmedabad.
For the most part, officials knew that archaeological remnants remained hidden under the Vistula River or its tributaries. But it was simply impossible to carry out searches for them until now.
The worst sufferer of nuclear warfare, Japan has risen phoenix-like and today is synonymous with not only technological advancement but lifestyle innovations as well.
Defeating the fascists became the most urgent task, and all peace-loving countries and people rose up in defence.
South Korea’s president said that Abe’s statement “left a lot to be desired,” and China called it evasive.
The nationalist leader also said Abe would follow previous explicit prime ministerial apologies over Japan’s past “as a whole”.
Going against the grain of entrenched pacifism in Japan, Abe is making the case that Tokyo should respond to the rapidly unfolding geopolitical changes in the region.
A moment of silence was observed at Peace Memorial Park in Okinawa on Tuesday to mark the battle that killed 200.000.
Nuke, a nuclear weapon by late 50s, took the verb form as well in the following years, meaning to attack or destroy with nuclear weapons.
When the going got tough, Stilwell pulled back the troops into British India with the intention of training them
Manipur’s guest list for the recently concluded commemoration included dignitaries from countries which took part in the battle.