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Jan 30, 2020
Martyrs' Day 2020: Narendra Modi, Ram Nath Kovind, Sonia Gandhi pay homage to Mahatma Gandhi on his 72nd death anniversary at RajghatThe nation on Thursday remembered Mahatma Gandhi on his 72th death anniversary with President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi leading the country in paying homage to the Father of Nation.
Nov 19, 2019
Rani Laxmi Bai Birth Anniversary: All you need to know about the queen who became an icon of the freedom struggleIn the year 1851, when the entire country was already fighting the first war for Independence, Rani Laxmi Bai joined the wagon after Sir Hugh Rose demanded the complete surrender of Jhansi. To strengthen her defence, Rani also had an army of women.
Jun 11, 2019
Rajnath Singh, General Bipin Rawat pay tribute to 28-year-old army jawan killed in Poonch ceasefire violationRajnath Singh, the Defence Minister and Bipin Rawat, the Army Chief General laid a wreath at Palam Technical Area on Tuesday to honour Army jawan Lance Naik Mohammad Jawed, who was killed in a ceasefire violation in Poonch
Feb 26, 2019
Congress politicising National War Memorial, Rahul Gandhi doesn't know definition of 'shaheed', claims Kiren RijijuUnion minister Kiren Rijiju Monday accused the Congress of politicising the inauguration of the National War Memorial in Delhi, saying the Opposition party is devoid of any issue and is trying to create a controversy over the national monument.
Dec 15, 2017
Instead of 'martyr' or 'shaheed', use 'battle casualty' as term for soldiers killed in action, defence ministry informs CICThere is no term as "martyr" or "shaheed" in the Army or the police and instead, a soldier or a policeman killed in action is called a "battle casualty" or "operations casualty" respectively, the ministries of defence and home have submitted before the Central Information Commission
Oct 14, 2016
MP: Martyr's mother says police demanded bribe to find stolen medals, govt promises actionThe mother of a martyred Army Captain accused Shahpur police in Madhya Pradesh of demanding a bribe to make efforts to trace stolen bravery medals.
Aug 11, 2015
Meet Anita, Reena and Laxmi: Women who joined BSF after their husbands were martyredEven in this day and age, in India, there is a certain stigma attached to being a widow. But the good thing is that women are trying to overcome such prejudices and make a life of their own after their husbands' deaths. Here's the story of three women who joined the BSF after their husbands were martyred.
Jul 28, 2015
Gurdaspur Attack: Martyr Baljit Singh’s family refuses to cremate himThe family of police officer Baljit Singh, who was killed fighting terrorists in Dinanagar, on Tuesday refused to cremate him till the state government hands over appointment letters of SP rank to his son and post of tehsildar to his daughters.
Jun 02, 2015
We're open to moving ICJ on torture of Kargil martyr Saurabh Kalia if SC allows: CentreReversing its earlier stand, India said it could approach the International Court of Justice (ICJ) against the brutal torture of Kargil martyr Captain Saurabh Kalia by Pakistan in view of the "exceptional circumstances" of the case.
Jun 01, 2015
India confused about Pakistan policy, says Kargil martyr Saurabh Kalia's fatherKargil martyr Captain Saurabh Kalia's father has criticised the government for its dual stand towards Pakistan after it backtracked and said moving ICJ not practical.