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1965 Indo pak war


Punjab: Ludhiana remembers soldier who led surprise attack after war had ended

September 24, 2015 8:37 am

When the attack was launched on the midnight of November 2, Darshan Singh from Ludhiana marched ahead even after landmines had ripped off a leg and an arm.

‘Despite bitter memories, we ensured humane treatment was given to Pak POWs’

September 23, 2015 8:21 am

Colonel (Retd) Baldev Singh Chahal said that 'it was a harrowing experience till the Red Cross society provided them with medicines, warm clothes and so on.'

1965: India's battles and heroes - a special program on Discovery Channel

September 13, 2015 1:30 pm

Marking the 50th anniversary of 1965 India-Pakistan war, Discovery Channel will present 1965: India's battles and heroes," a special programme recounting the valour and sacrifice of the Indian soldiers who put their lives on the line in defence of the country.

Abdul Basit: 1965 war testament of Pak’s resolve against foreign aggression

September 07, 2015 1:22 am

'Our armed forces demonstrated unparalleled valour and fought with unmatched resolve, patriotism and the love for martyrdom,' he said.

Pakistan paid for its misadventure in 1965, says Manohar Parrikar

September 02, 2015 3:48 am

Referring to the 1965 war, the Union minister Parrikar said the present day environment also requires a similar approach, with alertness and readiness.

1965 indo-pak war: He flew never to return: a sister remembers a martyred brother

September 01, 2015 2:08 am

My brother was not scheduled to fly out on one of those ill-fated Vampires.

PM Modi pays tributes to soldiers on 50th anniversary of 1965 Indo-Pak war

August 28, 2015 2:09 pm

He also recalled the dynamic leadership of former Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri and said that in the 1965 war, he led from the front and was a key source of strength for the nation.

Poor operational planning marred 1965 war: Lt Gen (retd) Depinder Singh

August 28, 2015 11:15 am

Lt Gen Singh said the decision-making was often found wanting during the war which eventually hampered the progress.

Army holds equipment display to mark golden jubilee of 1965 war

August 13, 2015 4:35 am

Lt Gen K J Singh, GOC-in-C, Western Command, inaugurated the event by releasing tri-coloured balloons symbolising Indian victory in the 1965 war.

Letters to the Editor: An Apology

July 01, 2015 12:00 am

Radha Kumar has a doctorate and is a well-published author. Her mother, Dharma Kumar, was the editor of the Cambridge Economic History of India.