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1971 Indo-Pak War


1971 Indo-Pak War: Victory Flame to reach Hisar today

January 15, 2021 5:10 am

On December 16, 1971, the Indian Armed Forces achieved a stellar and historic victory over the Pakistan Army which led to the creation of Bangladesh and the largest military surrender in conventional war after World War II.

1971 win over Pak: Rahul says it was time when neighbours feared violating India's borders

December 16, 2020 2:53 pm

India celebrates December 16 as Vijay Diwas to commemorate its victory over Pakistan during the 1971 war that led to the creation of Bangladesh.

1971's stealth warriors of the sea

December 04, 2020 8:06 am

On the 50th anniversary of India's victory over Pakistan, we must take note of the bravery displayed by Indian Navy’s submariners under direct enemy action.

Ishan Khatter movie: Veterans say role of 14 Punjab, other units underplayed to make 'hero' out of one officer

August 28, 2020 9:37 am

The movie reportedly portrays the battle from the perspective of Brig Balram Singh Mehta who was a young officer in the C Squadron of 45 Cavalry Regiment. It is based on a book that he has written, ‘The Burning Chaffees'.

Jeep captured from Pak in 1971 stands as 'war trophy' in army camp near Leh

September 08, 2019 7:34 pm

Once fitted with a recoilless gun, this US-origin jeep now travels across India as a prized possession of the 3 Grenadier Regiment, which has ensured the almost 50-year-old vehicle moves like a well-oiled machine.

How Dhaka fell in 1971

January 05, 2019 4:45 am

Bangladesh’s birth owes to Pakistani policy flaws, not India’s intervention.

1971 Indo-Pak war PoW died after capture, says Pak army officer in book

August 30, 2015 2:00 am

A book written by a retired Pakistan Army officer whose battalion took part in the same battle as Dr Waraich's father, has cleared the mystery for her.

45 days of Pakistan firing heaviest since 1971 Indo-Pak war: BSF

August 26, 2014 6:40 pm

He was replying to a question from a journalist whether it is the heaviest firing one has seen along the border.

1971 war hero murdered at home

June 13, 2014 3:36 am

Police were alerted of the incident after a help found the bedroom doors locked from outside on Thursday morning.

Armed Forces,Coast Guard,DRDO celebrate Navy Day at MILIT

December 05, 2013 3:34 am

Military Institute of Training (MILIT),Khadakwasla,on Wednesday celebrated Navy Day in the presence of senior officers from the three services and coast-guard.


Rehearsals in full swing for Beating Retreat and Tattoo ceremony

December 05, 2018 8:33 am

India celebrates Navy Day on 4th December to celebrate Navy's role in 1971 Indo-Pakistan war when missile boats carried out a daring attack on Karachi harbour