Tag: military history

Forgotten tales of valour and courage: Chivalry and courage at the Battle for Haifa

By Col (Dr) Divakaran Padma Kumar Pillay Over a 100 years ago on September 23, 1918, gallant Indian Cavalrymen fought and defeated the Ottomans in...

The Custodian Force of India and Lt General Thorat: The General who knew the way

By Col (Dr) Divakaran Padma Kumar Pillay Rare is a General endowed with both character and strategic vision. Gen Thorat was one, and he will...