indian war

‘Lack of strategic sense caused 1962 Sino-Indian war’

September 6th, 2012 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 6 (IANS) A total lack of strategic sense among the political leadership in New Delhi was the root cause of the bruising 1962 Sino-Indian war, experts said ... Read more...

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IAF Sukhoi squadron gets President’s Standard

March 6th, 2012 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Tuesday presented a Standards, a highly prestigious decoration and recognition, to Indian Air Force (IAF) 24 Squadron that operates the frontline ... Read more...

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Lata to be honoured with Pazhassi Raja award

August 24th, 2011 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 24 (IANS) Singing legend Lata Mangeshkar will Thursday be honoured with the Pazhassi Raja Sangeetha Ratna award by Governor of Maharashtra K. Sankaranarayanan for her contribution to the ... Read more...

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Chinese New Year celebrated in Kolkata

February 3rd, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 3 (IANS) Lion dance, beautifully lit streets, and sumptuous Chinese food marked the Chinese New Year celebrations here organised by members of the community settled in Kolkata for decades.The Chinese ... Read more...

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India-China friendship can change world: Yeo

December 20th, 2010 - 11:41 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 20 (IANS) If India and China cooperate and resolve bilateral disputes in a peaceful manner, Asia will be completely transformed and with it the rest of the world, Singapore Foreign ... Read more...

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No threat from China, Arunachal border peaceful: Dorjee Khandu

November 10th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Nov 10 (IANS) The situation along the India-China border is "peaceful" and Arunachal Pradesh does not face any Chinese threat as of now, Chief Minister Dorjee Khandu said Wednesday."The situation ... Read more...

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S.S. Ray - an administrator par excellence (Obituary)

November 7th, 2010 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 6 (IANS) Sophisticated and articulate, Siddhartha Shankar Ray was an administrator par excellence who crushed the Naxalite movement in West Bengal and was the first envoy to put business ... Read more...

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China war papers denied to shield Nehru: Kuldip Nayar

August 19th, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) The government is trying to hide information on then prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru's role in the 1962 Sino-Indian war by refusing access to those war ... Read more...

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48 years after death, soldier’s remains consigned to flames

July 15th, 2010 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Agochar (Himachal Pradesh), July 15 (IANS) Forty-eight years after an unsung soldier of the Indian Army was killed in the Sino-Indian war, his mortal remains - found in Arunachal Pradesh this month ... Read more...

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India learnt nothing from 1962 Sino-Indian war, says RSS chief

June 8th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
Nagpur (Maharashtra), June 8 (ANI): Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat on Tuesday said the Government of India has not learnt from its mistakes during the 1962 Sino-Indian war.Bhagwat said ... Read more...

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Internal divide in India over talks: Qureshi

March 18th, 2010 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 18 (IANS) India is facing an internal divide on the issue of talks with Pakistan, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said here Thursday. Talking to journalists ahead of the Pakistan-US strategic ... Read more...

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China will not be able to repeat 1962 now: Air Force Chief

October 1st, 2009 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghNew Delhi, Oct. 1 (ANI): Refusing to be drawn into a comparison between the armed forces of India and China, Chief of Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal P ... Read more...

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Former head of Punjab Police cherishes collecting war medals

May 22nd, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
By Sunil SharmaChandigarh, May 22 (ANI): Sarabjit Singh, who has been former Director General of Police from Punjab, has developed a special interest in collecting war medals.The fascination to collect war medals ... Read more...

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Nathu La trade to resume on Monday

May 3rd, 2009 - 5:40 pm ICT by ANI
Gangtok (Sikkim), May 3 (ANI): The fourth edition of the annual Sino-Indian border trade at Nathu La, one of the three trading border posts between China and India, will resume on Monday ... Read more...

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Jaswant promises to raise Gorkhaland demand with Delhi

April 10th, 2009 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Darjeeling, April 10 (IANS) Vowing to carry the "voice of the Gorkhas" to Delhi, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) veteran Jaswant Singh Friday began his election campaign from this West Bengal constituency, ... Read more...

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Indian veterans endorse ‘trial for war crimes’ in Bangladesh

March 31st, 2008 - 2:51 pm ICT by admin
Dhaka, March 31 (IANS) Thirty-seven years after they helped the emergence of an independent Bangladesh, visiting Indian war veterans endorsed a demand here for the trial of those who collaborated with the ... Read more...

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