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Wife of pilot killed in Budgam chopper crash calls for peace between India, Pakistan

He is survived by his wife, a two-year-old daughter and parents. His brother is a CA based in Munich. The family was in Lucknow when they were informed about the accident.

Kin of 12 men in Pakistan jail pray for border tension to settle soon

The men from Jasaipur village of Banda district were working as fishermen in Gujarat and were arrested for crossing over to Pakistan’s waters in 2017

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Chandigarh loses war hero Air Marshal Randhir Singh who also fought for civic amenities

Air Marshal Singh (retd) had the typical ‘long and distinguished’ career in the Indian Air Force, and then some more, retiring as the Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Training Command. He was one of the last surviving gallantry award winners dating back to the first India-Pakistan war in 1948.

Book Review: The Monsoon War: Young Officers Reminisce – 1965 India-Pakistan War

This coffee table book on the 1965 war contains unseen photographs and interesting anecdotes, but no new revelations .

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

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.

1965, the forgetting

An economically weak, politically bickering and diplomatically bumbling nation is vulnerable.

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A 1965 Vir Chakra fighter pilot returns home from Australia

My Vir Chakra belongs to my squadron, I was only doing my job, says Flt Lt Alfred Tyrone Cooke who took on three Pak Sabres over Kalaikunda.

Govt to Supreme Court: No details of ‘missing 54’ POWs in Pakistan jails

Of 54 missing personnel, 27 were from the Army, 24 from the Air Force, two from the Navy and one from the Border Security Force.

Ways to remember

Let’s commemorate the 1965 Indo-Pak war. But let’s not make it a gung-ho celebration.

Pakistan bristles at India’s 1965 war ‘commemorative carnival’

From Pak, complaints of muscle flexing and possible harm to talks process; in India, they say it’s commemoration, not celebration.

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President pays tributes to martyrs on 50th anniversary of Indo-Pak war

President Pranab Mukherjee offers his tribute to deceased soldiers on occasion of 50th anniversary of India's win over Pakistan in the war of 1965, at the India Gate war memorial in New Delhi.

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