Flags Of Honour(Search results - 12)
DefenceJun 26, 2021, 9:48 PM IST
The Major who cleared the way for Army to recapture Rajouri from Pakistani invaders
Second lieutenant Rane was decorated with the highest war-time gallantry medal, the Param Vir Chakra for his exemplary bravery. In his 21 years of service with the Army, he earned five Mentioned-in-Despatches. He retired as a Major from the Indian Army in 1968.
DefenceMay 24, 2021, 4:32 PM IST
The soldier who put himself in the line of fire to protect his patrol party
Jemadar Hardev Singh refused to be attended to till all his wounded men had been provided medical aid first. Till his last breath, Jemadar Hardev Singh motivated his men to put up a determined resistance against the enemy.
DefenceApr 26, 2021, 3:49 PM IST
The World War II soldier who won an Ashok Chakra
The story of Subedar Major Kharka Bahadur Limbu is one of bravery and sacrifice which has been etched in the annals of India's military history.
DefenceApr 20, 2021, 12:43 PM IST
Remembering the Special Forces officer who led from the front
On February 20, 2016, Captain Tushar Mahajan's unit was called to flush out terrorists who had targeted a Central Reserve Police Force convoy at Pampore in Kashmir's Pulwama district when they were returning from a search operation. Here's the story of the officer who led his team from the front.
DefenceMar 8, 2021, 12:52 PM IST
Saluting India's women in uniform who inspire generations
On International Women's Day, Flags of Honour salutes the valour, courage, and determination of the Women in Armed Forces. With their impressive records, they have broken the glass ceiling and established new frontiers for women in combat!
DefenceMar 3, 2021, 9:07 PM IST
The soldier who killed 3 Pakistanis with bare hands during Kargil war
Join Flags of Honour in honouring Subedar Sanjay Kumar on his birthday today. His act of bravery was instrumental in recapturing the Flat Top area from the hands of Pakistani intruders during the Kargil war.
DefenceFeb 26, 2021, 9:40 PM IST
Remembering the Indian Army doctor who took down a suicide bomber in Kabul
Major Laishram Jyotin Singh's act of valour saved the lives of two officers, four paramedics and two Afghan civilians from a suicide bomber who targeted the guesthouse in Kabul where he was residing.
Top StoriesFeb 14, 2021, 2:23 PM IST
Pulwama attack anniversary: India won't forget the sacrifices
India is today mourning 40 Central Reserve Police Force bravehearts, who were killed at Lethpora in Pulwama of Jammu & Kashmir.
DefenceFeb 11, 2021, 8:00 PM IST
Remembering Lance Naik Hanumanthappa, the gritty 'Miracle Man' who knew no fear
World's highest battlefield Siachen is also the deadliest. The sub-zero temperature, harsh terrain and a hostile neighbour make Siachen one of the most challenging deployments for the Indian Armed Forces. But despite adversities, the Indian Army has stood resolute, and from the freezing heights of Siachen have emerged tales of grit and valour.
DefenceNov 28, 2020, 1:16 PM IST
Rajeev Chandrasekhar salutes 26/11 Mumbai attack hero Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan
Twelve years since the 26/11 terror attacks, Rajeev Chandrasekhar revisited the bravery of those who saved Mumbai from the clutches of terror and sacrificed their lives to protect others. He said, "Never forget the sacrifices of that day"
IndiaOct 30, 2020, 1:08 PM IST
Rajeev Chandrasekhar helps young warrior Nawang Namgyal, contributes Rs 2.5 lakh for his education
Giving wings to young Nawang Namgyal's aspirations is BJP MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar who has contributed Rs 2.5 lakh for his education through his Flags of Honour Foundation