George Cross

Now I'll die in peace: Widow of George Cross winner

"Now I will die in peace," said octogenarian Brahmi Devi, widow of an Indian soldier, Naik Kirpa Ram, whose posthumously-awarded George Cross bravery medal was "stolen" 13-year-ago from Himachal Pradesh and has now been retrieved by the British authorities.

May 09, 2015, 14:24 PM IST

UK court restores George Cross to Indian widow

A British court has clinched a settlement for an 81-year-old Indian widow in a long-running dispute over the ownership of a precious gallantry medal awarded to her late husband, a World War II soldier in the British Indian Army.

Jun 09, 2013, 14:07 PM IST

George Cross theft: Winner`s widow moves HP court

Brahmi Devi is perturbed over the failure of police in solving the theft of George Cross awarded to her martyred husband.

Feb 07, 2012, 13:15 PM IST

Indian`s George Cross medal taken off UK sale

An Indian soldier`s George Cross medal for bravery was taken off the auction block in London Tuesday pending a police probe into its ownership.

Dec 01, 2009, 17:20 PM IST

HP seeks recovery of stolen George Cross

The Himachal Pradesh police on Thursday
urged the CBI to take up with Interpol the matter of `stolen`
George Cross medal awarded posthumously to a Himachal born
soldier.

Nov 26, 2009, 17:44 PM IST