bravery award

Braveheart girl on Chandigarh cops’ receiving end over FB comments


September 18th, 2012 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Sep 18 (IANS) She fought robbers as a 10-year-old in 2000 and got a national bravery award from the prime minister for it after her brave act led to ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Civil war enthusiast Alf Thompson uses his skills to disarm robber


August 7th, 2012 - 8:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Alf Thompson, a civil war re- enactment fan and enthusiast used his skills that he learnt from playing the role of a cavalier to disarm a robber. ... Read more...

Posted in Odd news |

UP celebrates Republic Day


January 26th, 2012 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Jan 26 (IANS) India's 63rd Republic Day was celebrated with the usual gaiety in Uttar Pradesh Thursday, with Governor B.L. Joshi taking the salute at a colourful parade in ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Bravery award winners meet Dikshit


January 24th, 2012 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) A total of 24 children, including eight girls, who won this years' National Bravery Awards Tuesday met Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit here and shared ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Will elephants figure in Republic Day parade, asks Modi


January 17th, 2012 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Taking a dig at the Congress following the poll panel's orders to cover elephant statues in Uttar Pradesh until the assembly elections are over, ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Taliban bomber blows himself up at Islamabad bank


June 13th, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 13 (IANS) A Pakistani Taliban suicide bomber blew himself up at the entrance of a private bank in Islamabad Monday, killing himself and a security guard, media ... Read more...

Posted in World |

After Anna Hazare, netizens support Irom Sharmila


April 12th, 2011 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) They went all out to support Anna Hazare's fast against corruption, and now netizens are rooting for Manipur's 'Iron Lady' Irom Chanu Sharmila, who ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Tirath felicitates bravery award winning children


January 24th, 2011 - 10:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) Women and Child Development Minister Krishna Tirath Monday met and felicitated the National Bravery Award winning children in the capital Monday, ahead of their participation in ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Country’s future safe in your hands, PM tells young bravehearts


January 22nd, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) India's 23 little bravehearts were Saturday conferred the National Bravery Awards for their exemplary deeds of courage by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, who observed that the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Brave Brit widow, 84, fights off burglar with walking stick!


January 20th, 2011 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 20 (ANI): An elderly widow from New Milton, Hants, has won police bravery award after she sent a burglar screaming from her home by battering him with a walking stick.84-year-old ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Bengal girl who defied oppressors wins bravery award


January 17th, 2011 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) The trauma she was made to undergo - being paraded naked across three villages and molested by locals on suspicion of having an affair with a boy ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

National Bravery Awards to be conferred on 23 children (Lead)


January 17th, 2011 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Eight children from the northeast are among the 23 who will be conferred the National Bravery Awards this year for their exemplary acts of courage. Among the ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

23 children to get National Bravery Awards


January 17th, 2011 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) A 12-year-old girl who saved the lives of two children in a quarry in Kerala and a 15-year-old boy who rescued a 55-year-old man from a train ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Sukhwinder respected the experience that I had: Vikrum Kumar


April 9th, 2010 - 9:38 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 9, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Vikrum Kumar is adventurous at heart. Sky diving at 15000 ft in midair from a flying jet is no mean feat and the actor has been bestowed ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

High Flying Vikrum


April 5th, 2010 - 6:28 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 5, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Vikrum Kumar is adventurous at heart. Sky diving at 15000 ft up in the air from a flying jet is no mean feat and the actor has ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Brave Bihar girl’s national award stolen


March 13th, 2010 - 11:10 am ICT by IANS
Patna, March 13 (IANS) Bihar's young teenage icon Farzana Begum, who was given the National Bravery Award for saving five people from drowning, alleges her medal has been stolen from her house. Farzana, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Disney India unveils first look of ‘Zokkomon’


January 23rd, 2010 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) Walt Disney Pictures India Friday unveiled the trailer and poster of its first Indian live-action film "Zokkomon" here. Starring "Taare Zameen Par" child actor Darsheel Safary in ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Anti-Terrorist Front honours Salman with bravery award


January 19th, 2010 - 7:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 19 (IANS) Bollywood star Salman Khan has joined the brigade of do-gooders to rehabilitate and educate children orphaned in terrorist attacks across the country. Under an arrangement made jointly ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Prakash refuses bravery award for fighting Ruchika case


December 28th, 2009 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Dec 28 (IANS) Anand Prakash and his family members, who have been fighting to get justice for Ruchika Girhotra ever since she was molested by former Haryana top cop S.P.S. Rathore ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Miss England Combat Barbie sizzles in saucy undies


November 8th, 2009 - 2:38 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 8 (ANI): Lance Corporal Katrina Hodge has slipped out of her uniform to pose for the camera in saucy underwear after being crowned as the new Miss England.The 22-year-old replaced ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Manipur’s brave heart brings laurels to home state


April 28th, 2009 - 8:45 pm ICT by ANI
By L.C.K SinghImphal, April 28 (ANI): A 10-year-old boy recently brought laurels to Manipur by getting the bravery award for showing presence of mind and bravery to save a drowning child's life ... Read more...

Posted in Feature |

PETA names Madonna as worst dressed celebrity


March 7th, 2009 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 7(IANS) American pop star Madonna, who recently released her clothing line, has been named the worst dressed celebrity by the animal rights group PETA. "When you see Madonna in fur, you ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Republic Day dress rehearsal proudly displays latest military hardware


January 23rd, 2009 - 8:35 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 23 (ANI): India flaunted the best of its military hardware, including the latest weapons, planes, battle tanks and missiles at a full dress rehearsal of the Republic Day ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Delhi government to give Rs.5,000 each to bravery award winners


January 22nd, 2009 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit Thursday announced that Delhi government would give Rs.5,000 each to children who won National Bravery Awards. The award-winning children met Dikshit ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Dog that died saving children to get animal bravery award


January 22nd, 2009 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, Jan 22 (DPA) George, a Jack Russell terrier that died saving five children being attacked by pit bulls in New Zealand two years ago, is to get Britain's highest award for ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Fearing berserk elephants, defence ministry bans them from R-Day parade


January 21st, 2009 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 21 (IANS) Gaily caparisoned elephants have traditionally carried bravery award winning children during the Jan 26 Republic Day parade but a pachyderm going berserk during the event last year ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

National bravery award for boy who identified Sep 13 blast perpetrators


January 17th, 2009 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Twelve-year-old Rahul will get the prestigious National Bravery Award Jan 26 for his courage in providing vital information and in helping identify suspected terrorists who planted a ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Removal of jumbos from R-Day parade disappoints winners


January 17th, 2009 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Thirteen-year-old Saumik Mishra's happiness will remain incomplete and his excitement restrained as the national bravery award winner for 2008 will ride "just another" military vehicle and not ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Brit Mumbai hero honored for saving hostages


December 15th, 2008 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec.15 (ANI): A Briton who rescued 150 hostages during the Mumbai terror attacks has been given a bravery award. Deepak Kuntawala, 36, has been given a Spirit of Mumbai honor along ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Queensland to nominate Mumbai hero for Oz bravery award


December 1st, 2008 - 7:43 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Dec.1 (ANI): Queensland Premier Anna Bligh has said she would take steps to ensure that David Coker, one of the Australians trapped by terrorists in Mumbai, is nominated for an ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Bravery award for man who saved six from drowning


August 14th, 2008 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Aug 14 (IANS) A man who saved six people from drowning and a teenager who rescued a boy from a water-filled pit will be given bravery awards by the Madhya Pradesh ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Bravery award winner to return prize money


May 4th, 2008 - 3:08 pm ICT by admin
By Kulsum Mustafa Varanasi, May 4 (IANS) Manjuma Iqbal, winner of the President's Uttam Jeevan Raksha medal 2008, is set to return the award money given to her for the brave act of ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Madhya Pradesh gives bravery award on women’s day


March 8th, 2008 - 10:03 pm ICT by admin
Bhopal, March 8 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan Saturday honoured two women for bravery and social service on the occasion of International Women's Day. The first Rani Avanti Bai ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Indian cinema is becoming more real: Preity Zinta


March 8th, 2008 - 9:52 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) Actor Preity Zinta believes Indian cinema has changed for the better with Bollywood dream merchants becoming more experimental and films offering a higher quotient of reality to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Subscribe