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1971 Indo-Pak War


Bangladesh Liberation War: Factors that made Tripura's 1971 experience unique

December 17, 2021 5:09 pm

Tripura had virtually become the headquarters of the Bangladeshi liberation activity and was one of the safe havens for refugees, apart from Bengal, in those days.

Blowing up bridges to bringing back intel, BSF veterans talk of role in Liberation War

December 16, 2021 7:16 pm

Decades down the line and feeble in the knees, these veterans still walk up to join the celebrations of the victory during the Bangladesh Liberation War and pay tributes to their comrades who fell in the war.

‘Meticulous planning relentlessly executed to perfection by all sub-units’

December 16, 2021 9:23 am

To coincide with the 50th anniversary celebration of the 1971 Indo-Pak war, a book, ‘War In The East, Liberation of Bangladesh, 1971’, explains Indian Army’s chakravyuh — from the grassroots level.

Bangladesh@50: The heroes who helped win the 1971 Indo-Pak war

December 16, 2021 8:50 am

Without them, the 1971 Indo-Pak war could not have been won. On the 50th anniversary of the war that also saw a new nation — Bangladesh — being created on the eastern front. The Indian Express recounts the battlefield bravery of 18 of them

Remembering the 1971 war, as seen by a child

December 16, 2021 10:26 am

🔴 Ann Ninan writes: Amidst the excitement of mock drills and the thrill of witnessing an air raid, it was a shock to realise that the enemy looked just like us

Partition of India on religious lines was a ‘historic mistake’: Rajnath Singh

December 13, 2021 5:37 am

🔴 Defence Minister addresses the inaugural function of Swarnim Vijay Parv marking 50 years of India’s victory over Pakistan in the 1971 Bangladesh Liberation War as well as the Indo-Bangladesh friendship

Fifty years after 1971 Indo-Pak war, a daughter remembers

December 09, 2021 3:28 pm

🔴 Ameeta Mulla Wattal writes: Captain Mahender Nath Mulla was martyred when the INS Khukri sank

50 years of 1971 Indo-Pak war: Dispatches from tank ambush of Kushtia

December 05, 2021 11:06 am

🔴 A forgotten account of tankmen who fought back with odds stacked heavily against them thanks to undue haste of senior commanders

Explained: How the Indo-Pak War of 1971 began 50 years ago on this day

December 04, 2021 2:34 am

50 years ago, on the eve of December 3, 1971, Pakistan launched a series of air strikes against Indian air bases, signalling the official beginning of the third Indo-Pak War. Here's a look at how the events of December 3, 1971 unfolded.

Military Digest | Op Trident: When Indian Navy struck at the heart of Pakistan

November 29, 2021 8:58 am

The bold and innovative attack by the Indian sailors on Karachi had a telling impact on the 1971 War


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