Defence

Against all Odds: Showing Light Became the Mission of Jojo Blinded by a Missile

Reading Time: 2 minutesCavalry officer Jojo was blinded by Cobra missile splinters in the 1965 Indo-Pak War. He overcame his challenges and devoted his life to empowering the differently abled people, says Maj. Gen. Raj, in this article, in Different Truth. Whenever I speak about Capt. J.K. ‘Chotu’ Sengupta (affectionately called ‘Jojo’ at home; ‘Chotu’ by peers) — […]

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Lionhearted Raj Ahlawat

Reading Time: 3 minutesMaj Gen Raj gives us a feel of the Army life and pays tribute to his friend, philosopher, and guide, Lionhearted Raj Ahlawat, exclusively in Different Truths. What can you say about an iconic officer who died young at 70? That he was a sterling embodiment of an old world, true-blue Cavalier? That he was Mai-Baap to […]

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The 1971-War Hero Commander B N Kavina VrC Passes Away in Australia

Reading Time: 6 minutesCommander Bahadur Nariman Kavina is the Navy officer we are talking about. As a husband, father, friend, boss and even stranger he was extraordinary, adoring, sensible, sensitive, wise, kind, charitable, adorable, considerate, and compassionate. Above all, this upright gentleman with a twinkle in his eye and an endearing smile on his lips was most unassuming […]

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Dogfight in a Typhoon on Delta 169, Atop Mediterranean, her Dream Sortie in a Red-Flag Eurofighter

Reading Time: 5 minutesSuman is the first Indian civilian and the world’s first civilian woman to experience a Eurofighter Typhoon sortie. It has been her dream sortie. It added another First to her list and she clocked an hour in her log book. Suman earned her badges and certificates. She writes about the thrilling experience. A Different Truths […]

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