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Kashmir: Missing Budgam soldier found dead, probe on

March 11, 2022 1:53 am

Malla first came into the news in 2018 when an Army officer Major Leetul Gogoi was detained along with a girl from a Srinagar hotel.

Colonel killed in Manipur ambush cremated

November 16, 2021 5:39 am

Earlier in the day, a special IAF plane carrying the bodies of the officer, his wife and son, landed at an airstrip in Raigarh.

How a WWII Japanese soldier’s photo album, lost 74 years ago, finally reached his family

December 22, 2019 11:19 am

For 40 years, Chopra had in his care a photograph album dating to World War II. It belonged to Japanese soldier Hideo Shikata.

South Korea reserve soldier goes on shooting spree, leaves 2 dead, 4 injured

May 13, 2015 10:59 am

Shootings by soldiers have happened with some frequency in recent years, raising worries about bullying in armed forces.

Gone with the Wind

July 29, 2013 1:04 am

The moment sand artist Hari Krishna began playing around with fine sand on a glass top,the inspiring story of a soldier unfolded slowly on the screen through images.

Yamla Pagla Deewana 2: Bobby Deol looking forward to a great innings

May 04, 2013 11:57 am

Bobby Deol is excited about the way <i>Yamla Pagla Deewana 2</i> has shaped up.

Soldier,eight militant killed in Pak clash

September 14, 2010 9:29 pm

A Pakistani soldier and eight pro-Taliban militants were killed in a clash in the volatile Aurakzai tribal region in the country's northwest.

Obama receives soldiers killed in Afghan war

October 30, 2009 2:32 am

US President Barack Obama travelled to Dover Air Force Base in Delaware early Thursday morning to pay his respects as the bodies of 18 American troops killed this week in Afghanistan returned home....

Emotional Katie Holmes fights back tears during Memorial Day rehearsal

May 25, 2009 3:43 pm

Katie kept her tears from pouring while reading out a soldier's memoirs during a rehearsal for Memorial Day concert.


Mortal remains of Siachen martyr flown to Hyderabad

February 15, 2016 4:22 pm

Hyderabad, Feb 15 (ANI): The mortal remains of Sepoy Mustaq Ahmed of Andhra Pradesh, who was among the 10 army personnel killed by a Siachen avalanche on February 3, was brought to Hyderabad on Monday morning. The remains of the martyred soldier were brought to the old Begumpet Airport area here by a Special Indian Air Force aircraft from New Delhi. After the wreath laying ceremony, the mortal remains was flown to Nandayal in Kurnool District by a Indian Air Force helicopter and from there to his native place by road for final rites.

PM Modi condoles Hanamanthappa’s death

February 11, 2016 10:12 am

New Delhi, Feb 11 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi condoled the death of Siachen avalanche lone survivor Lance Naik Hanamanthappa. The Prime Minister tweeted, He leaves us sad & devastated. RIP Lance Naik Hanumanthappa. Soldier in you remains immortal. Proud that martyrs like you served India. Lance Naik Hanamanthappa, who was battling for his life at the Army’s Research & Referral hospital in New Delhi, breathed his last on Thursday morning.

Parrikar calls for befitting reply to attackers

January 11, 2016 8:16 am

New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday reiterated that incidents such as the Pathankot terror attack would continue to take place till the time the terror groups and attackers are not made to feel the pain which they inflict on others. The Defence Minister, however, dodged the question on whether he thinks Pakistan would act upon the leads provided to them in wake of the Pathankot terror attack. Parrikar earlier said that he was deeply pained when a soldier lost his life.