Sam Manekshaw

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Name: Sam Manekshaw
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Combat engineer support in Siachen

Today marks the 30th anniversary of the launching of operations in Siachen. The versatility, innovation and inventiveness shown by our combat engineers to overcome the challenges posed by the high altitude, extreme climate and arduous terrain have been ... [Published Hindustan Times - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

'Former Defence Minister Menon’s attempted to drive a wedge within Indian Army'

New Delhi:   Former Defence Minister VK Krishna Menon had tried to isolate Army Chief General KS Thimayya by roping in Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw. Relentless Manekshaw refused to be disloyal to his chief and stood his ground. Later, Menon had tried to ... [Published Daily Bhaskar - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

Krishna Menon wanted to sack Manekshaw

ield Marshal Sam Manekshaw's career was almost written off as a major general after he rebuffed Defence Minister V.K. Krishna Menon's attempt to rope him in a bid to isolate the then Indian Army Chief, General K.S. Thimayya, with whom the Defence Minister ... [Published The Sunday Guardian - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

Here is a 9-feet tall salute to Sam Bahadur

Pune: When the 9-feet tall statue of most illustrious field marshall of Indian Army and Late Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw was being unveiled in New Delhi on Thursday, a sculptor from Pune Abhijeet Dhondphale had a vital to play in it. It was his hard efforts ... [Published DNA India - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

Remembering field marshal Sam Manekshaw on 100th birth anniversary

CHANDIGARH: The iconic figure of the armed forces and first Army officer to become Field Marshal, Sam Hormusji Framji Jamshedji Manekshaw, popularly known as Sam Manekshaw, was a "Punjab da puttar" in the true sense. His 100th birth anniversary was celebrated ... [Published Times of India - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 2 reports

Remembering Sam Manekshaw and his Sunbeam Rapier

On his 100th birth anniversary, we take you back to a conversation in 2003 with India’s first Field Marshal about the cars and bikes he’s had during his illustrious life.Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw with his Sunbeam Rapier.Apr 4, 2014In fluent Nepalese, ... [Published AutoCar India - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 7 reports

Statue of Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw Unveiled on His Birth Centenary (PIB 4-4-2014)

Statue of Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw Unveiled on His Birth Centenary (PIB 4-4-2 ... [Published Noodls - Apr 04 2014]
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First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 8 reports

Army Chief unveils statue of Manekshaw

On the birth centenary of late Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw, Army Chief Gen Bikram Singh today unveiled his statue at the Manekshaw auditorium here.Born on April 3, 1914 at Amritsar, Manekshaw was the first Field Marshal of the Indian Army and is credited ... [Published Business Standard India - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 2 reports

V K Singh Remembering 'Sam Bahadur', India's First Field Marshal

The article is taken from Former Army Chief General V K Singh's blog and published with his permission.Field Marshal Sam Hormusji Framji Jamshedji Manekshaw is, without a doubt, the most popular and colourful military leader in India.  Having  led the ... [Published New Indian Express - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 2 reports

Remembering Sam Bahadur

, is the birth centenary of late Field Marshal SHFJ Manekshaw. ADC remembers Sam Bahadur, as he was popularly known, the indefatigable Field Marshal and his tryst with deathField Marshal Sam Hormusji Framji Jamshedji Manekshaw remains one of the most ... [Published Afternoon Despatch & Courier - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

'…I rather like the Chinese'

After a lecture on "Leadership and Discipline" at Defence Services Staff College (DSSC), Wellington, Tamil Nadu in 1998, field marshal Sam Hormusji Framji Jamshedji Manekshaw was asked what was his appointment in the 1962 war and whether he could do anything ... [Published Hindustan Times - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Tribute: When Kennedy drove the legendary Sam Manekshaw

Field Marshall S H F J 'Sam' Manekshaw, India’s greatest military commander, would have turned 100 on April 3, 2014.To mark the occasion and to celebrate a brilliant mind, we reproduce some of the articles Rediff.comHere Nitin Gokhale recalls an encounter ... [Published rediff.com - Apr 01 2014]

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Menon flew into a rage and told Manekshaw to "abandon his british ways of thinking" , and declared that "I can get rid of Thimayya if I want to!" Undeterred, Manekshaw acknowledged that the Defence Minister could indeed sack the Chief...
...Singh also said that once while discussing Operation Bluestar, Manekshaw had said, "it should not have been done in this way" . "He said that the solution of the problem was in some other manner but he never expressed his plan to tackle the complex problem saying that it would...

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Combat engineer support in Siachen [Published Hindustan Times - Apr 13 2014]
'Former Defence Minister Menon’s attempted to d... [Published Daily Bhaskar - Apr 11 2014]
Why Azam Khans of Indian Politics would never u... [Published Oneindia - Apr 10 2014]
The Imam and Sonia [Published Hindu Business Line - Apr 06 2014]
Remembering the architect of ’71 triumph [Published Hindustan Times - Apr 06 2014]
4/6/2014: HT CHANDIGARH: Remembering the archit... [Published Hindustan Times - Apr 06 2014]
Krishna Menon wanted to sack Manekshaw [Published The Sunday Guardian - Apr 05 2014]
Modi accuses Congress of communalism [Published Qatar Peninsula - Apr 05 2014]
Here is a 9-feet tall salute to Sam Bahadur [Published DNA India - Apr 05 2014]
Remembering field marshal Sam Manekshaw on 100t... [Published Times of India - Apr 05 2014]
4/5/2014: Do!: HT PICKS [Published Hindustan Times - Apr 05 2014]
Still side-lined [Published The Statesman - Apr 05 2014]
Remembering Sam Manekshaw and his Sunbeam Rapier [Published AutoCar India - Apr 04 2014]
Statue of Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw Unveiled ... [Published Noodls - Apr 04 2014]
Manekshaw statue unveiled [Published E Pao - Apr 04 2014]
Statue of Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw Unveiled ... [Published Press Information Bureau India - Apr 04 2014]
Centenary birthday of Field Marshal Maneckshaw ... [Published SentinelAssam.com - Apr 03 2014]
Army chief unveils statue of Sam Manekshaw [Published rediff.com - Apr 03 2014]
Army Chief unveils statue of Manekshaw [Published Business Standard India - Apr 03 2014]
Army Chief unveils statue of Manekshaw [Published Press Trust of India - Apr 03 2014]
Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw statue unveiled on ... [Published Times of India - Apr 03 2014]
V K Singh Remembering 'Sam Bahadur', India's Fi... [Published New Indian Express - Apr 03 2014]
Congress being communal to get votes, says Modi... [Published ProKerala.com - Apr 03 2014]
Modi uses Field Marshal Manekshaw's name, says ... [Published IBNLive India News - Apr 03 2014]
Sam Bahadur: A 'soldier's s... [Published Siasat Daily - Apr 03 2014]
Manekshaw remembered [Published Business Standard India - Apr 03 2014]
Sam Bahadur: A 'soldier's soldier' is belatedly... [Published News Track India - Apr 03 2014]
Narendra Modi addresses rally in Uttar Pradesh,... [Published Narendra Modi - Apr 03 2014]
Sam Manekshaw, a soldier's General [Published IBNLive India News - Apr 03 2014]
1971 war: Field Marshal Sam Maneckshaw quoted B... [Published IBNLive India News - Apr 03 2014]
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