Haryana govt to honour Rohtak sisters on R-Day for their bravery

Haryana government on Monday announced that it will honour the two sisters, who single-handedly took on three alleged molesters in a moving bus, on Republic Day as the girls came in for praise for their bravery.

Girls from remote areas felicitated for displaying sheer grit

For 15-year-old Rohini Pashte, a fourth grade drop-out from Jalna district, walking four kilometres everyday to a residential school where she resumed studies, is something which invigorates her.

Delhi girl rewarded by police for bravery

Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi Monday rewarded a 19-year-old national level taekwondo player for her bravery and courage which led to the arrest of a man who was harassing her.

Jamaicans can arouse global passion for athletics: Gatlin

American sprinter Justin Gatlin, who won the 100-metre race at the Jamaican Invitational Saturday, said athletic fans in this Caribbean island are capable of arousing global passion for athletics.

Show more bravery, Washington Post tells Obama

Now that he has won a second time, President Barack Obama needs to show "bravery" to take on issues he avoided the last time, the Washington Post said.

Ashok Chakra for Army doc who died fighting militants in Kabul

For the first time, an Army doctor will posthumously receive the highest peacetime gallantry award -- the Ashok Chakra -- for his bravery while fighting militants during an attack on Indians in Kabul.

Recognition to women for their bravery: J&K govt

The Jammu and Kashmir government
today said that due recognition is being given to women in the
state for their acts of bravery against militants.