In a rare honour, Britain`s Royal Mail has issued a postage stamp of Noor Inayat Khan, the Indian-origin World War II heroine, who was a descendant of Tipu Sultan.
Khan, a direct descendant of Mysore`s 18th century ruler Tipu Sultan, was killed in 1944 after her spy network collapsed in France.
A bust of Noor Inayat Khan, the Second World War secret agent of Indian origin, will be unveiled here next week by Britain`s Princess Anne.
A bronze bust of Indian-origin "spy princess" Noor Inayat Khan will be unveiled in Gordon Square here on November 8.
Indian sitarist Anoushka Shankar will play at a special concert in the British House of Commons next month to raise funds for a memorial to legendary World War II spy Noor Inayat Khan.
A bust of Noor Inayat Khan will be installed at the Gordon Square in London.
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Showbiz World - December 26, 2014