prisoner of war]
Beijing | By Sutirtho Patranobis
UPDATED ON SEP 04, 2019 06:33 PM IST
Wang’s status as a prisoner of war was never clear and although authorities in India were aware of his case, he never made his way back to China.
Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By Archana Mishra
UPDATED ON AUG 15, 2019 11:06 AM IST
Initially Parmanand fought World War-II as a British Army soldier and was made a Prisoner of War. Later, he joined INA and was arrested for spying British bases.
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JUL 26, 2019 07:42 PM IST
In a world where the treatments of immigrants and refugees is one of the bigger problems we all face, we must remember that we are honour-bound to extend compassion and dignity to everyone – even those we may be ready to kill
New Delhi | By Asian News International
UPDATED ON APR 26, 2019 01:57 PM IST
This is being seen as a major breakthrough for women in armed forces as so far, they were being inducted only as officers and this is the first time they would be taken in as soldiers.
New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON FEB 27, 2019 10:40 PM IST
The rules protecting prisoners of war (POWs) are specific. They were first detailed in the 1929 Geneva Convention and later amended in the third 1949 Geneva Convention following the lessons of World War II.