Category: NOSTALGIA

FROM FENI TO CHITTAGONG

FROM FENI TO CHITTAGONG

Chittagong was the second major city in East Pakistan and its main port, but was on a limb on the
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MOMENTOUS TIMES WITH MANEKSHAW : An Aide Recalls

MOMENTOUS TIMES WITH MANEKSHAW : An Aide Recalls

Brigadier Behram Panthaki, who was his ADC, shares interesting anecdotes of the Field Marshal.    In early 1966, the Government
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Operation Jackpot

Operation Jackpot

THE UNTOLD STORY OF INDIA’S COVERT NAVAL WAR IN EAST PAKISTAN, 1971 The Indian Navy’s impact on logictics, morale, diversion of
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WHEN THE TEACHER TURNED TAUGHT

WHEN THE TEACHER TURNED TAUGHT

Training is the bedrock of professional Armed Forces, and training institutions and instructors have to develop the future leaders for combat and
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LIEUTENANT SIMON GEORGE PYNUMOOTIL

LIEUTENANT SIMON GEORGE PYNUMOOTIL

-Pilot, Diver, Horseman, Athlete, Brother & Man Of Honour Lieutenant SG Pynumootil was a young budding Naval Aviator, who died in
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FLEDGLING FORCE TO FORMIDABLE FOE – The Early Years Of The Indian Air Force

FLEDGLING FORCE TO FORMIDABLE FOE – The Early Years Of The Indian Air Force

Aeroplanes were the new craze in the 1920s and 1930s. The powerful nations were developing ‘Air Forces’ to use this
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GUARDIAN ANGELS IN THE SKIES

GUARDIAN ANGELS IN THE SKIES

Most pilots have had a close shave while flying, and averted an aircrash narrowly. At times, it was a providence
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THE MYSTIQUE OF ‘KAMIKAZE’

THE MYSTIQUE OF ‘KAMIKAZE’

The kamikaze attacks by Japanese pilots in the Second World War give an insight into their levels of patriotism, loyalty
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