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1971 war


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.

Forty-three years of denial

December 16, 2014 12:27 am

Imran Khan had to reschedule his plan to shut down Pakistan on December 16.

Fugitive Bangladesh politician gets death for 1971 war crimes

November 13, 2014 1:46 pm

M.A. Zahid Hossain Khokon is a fugitive and believed to be in Sweden with his son and daughter.

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.

The Past as Present

December 14, 2013 3:50 am

The ambivalent consequences of the 1971 War of Liberation and how the creation of Bangladesh was primarily a matter of choice and chance

New Pakistan army chief's brother died in 1971 Battle of Majors in Fazilka

December 01, 2013 4:30 am

It was the battle of the Majors — one from each side,both hot-blooded and fierce.

Bangladesh Islamic leader sentenced to death; 32 killed in protests

February 28, 2013 10:07 pm

JI has called a 48-hour nationwide strike from Sunday protesting death penalty for Sayedee

'Richard Nixon supported Pak in 1971 war because of animosity towards Indira Gandhi'

February 26, 2013 10:28 am

The then US President faced revolt from diplomats on supporting Pak in the war,claims a new book.