Three officers honoured with Kirti Chakra

Three officers, including an IAF officer, who died while saving Uttarakhand flood victims, a naval officer who non-stop sailed around the world and an Army Major who killed three terrorists, were awarded the Kirti Chakra.

Relatives of Flt Lt Praveen hail conferring of award on him

Relatives of Flight Lieutenant K Praveen, who died in helicopter crash while engaged in rescue operations in Uttarakhand floods welcomed "Shaurya Chakra" Award conferred "on him posthumously.

Jaiswal urges Shinde to award Kanpur man with Shaurya Chakra

Coal Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal has written a letter to Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde, urging him to award Shaurya Chakra to a Kanpur resident.

Anti-Naxal ops: CRPF gets `Shaurya Chakra` again

Anti-Maoist operations in Naxal hotbeds have emerged as the most enduring and tough assignment for the country`s largest paramilitary CRPF.

CRPF commando awarded `Shaurya Chakra`

A CRPF commando is the lone
policeman to be decorated with the `Shaurya Chakra`
posthumously this Independence Day.