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1971 war


Will not forget or forgive those behind breeding terrorists: J&K Lt Governor Manoj Sinha

December 16, 2021 7:59 pm

Sinha said the neighbouring country running the "biggest terror factory in the world" must remember the crushing defeats of 1947, 1965, 1971 and 1999.

Delhi Confidential: Remembering 1971

November 23, 2021 2:25 am

Speaking at the event to commemorate 50 years of the 1971 war, Singh said it was a “moral fight against injustice, atrocities and oppression.”

Pune: Army and IAF veterans from key 1971 battle walk down the memory lane

November 23, 2021 7:20 am

While the war was fought between December 3 and 16, there were several key preliminary military operations that were conducted in the run-up to it and are considered instrumental in giving the Indian Armed Forces a decisive edge over Pakistan.

Southern Command to host Victory Flame for a month

September 30, 2021 11:02 pm

To mark 50 years of the 1971 War that led to the liberation of Bangladesh, 'Swarnim Vijay Varsh' is being observed to remember the valour, bravery and sacrifices made by the soldiers.

Victory over Pak in 1971 war India’s greatest achievement: Goa Governor

September 15, 2021 7:24 am

PS Sreedharan Pillai said there were lessons to be learnt from the 1971 war that led to the creation of Bangladesh and said all religions must come together and unite.

Swarnim Vijay Varsh celebrations: Victory flame to reach Mumbai on September 1

August 31, 2021 9:03 am

The event will be attended by prominent military and civil dignitaries. The CM will also felicitate Chakra Awardees of the 1971 operations at the ceremony.

1971 war veteran Sqn Ldr Anil Bhalla (Retd) dead

May 11, 2021 5:02 pm

Sqn Ldr Bhalla, who joined the National Defence Academy's 32nd course after studying at Sainik School Satara in western Maharashtra, was commissioned into the IAF's fighter wing in 1968 and operated from the Tezpur-based 28th Squadron, flying the Russian-origin aircraft.

Padma Shri Dr Rathin Datta, known for his service during 1971 Indo-Pak War, passes away

January 27, 2020 7:41 pm

Datta was known for his service during the 1971 Indo-Pak War during which he operated on several Mukti-joddhas (liberation warriors) and Indian Army veterans.

Pakistan should recall what happened in 1971: Venkaiah Naidu

July 24, 2017 9:57 am

“Our neighbour is restless... (it) doesn’t allow other nations to rest but they should understand that we are united. People from Kashmir to Kanyakumari are united. We are united to fight back,” Naidu said.

PM Modi remembers heroes of 1971 war on Vijay Diwas

December 16, 2014 4:45 pm

Vijay Diwas is commemorated every year on this day as it marks India's military victory over Pakistan in the 1971 war.


Vijay Diwas: India salutes brave soldiers of Bangladesh war

December 16, 2021 1:45 pm

A 122-member strong tri services contingent from India took part in the Victory Day Parade in Dhaka, which was attended by President Ram Nath Kovind and his Bangladesh counterpart M Abdul Hamid.