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Sheldon Cottrell celebrates taking the wicket of New Zealand's Tom Latham(Action Images via Reuters)

Sheldon Cottrell celebration: Reason behind his salute explained

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 27, 2019 03:01 PM IST
There is the Calypso flavour to this West Indies team and there is flair and joy in watching the fast bowlers run up and intimidate the batsmen.
The under-construction National War Memorial in New Delhi.(Sanchit Khanna/HT Photo)
The under-construction National War Memorial in New Delhi.(Sanchit Khanna/HT Photo)

Last R-Day salute at Amar Jawan Jyoti this year?

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Sudhi Ranjan Sen
UPDATED ON JAN 17, 2019 07:39 AM IST
Remembering fallen soldiers at the Amar Jawan Jyoti started in January 1972, days after Bangladesh was liberated from Pakistan in December 1971. It honours the 3,843 Indian soldiers who laid down their lives in the Bangladesh Liberation War and was started by then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi.
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