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Punjab CM checks preparations for war memorial`s stone-laying event

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 11, 2014, 04:18

Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today inspected the arrangements for the foundation stone-laying ceremony of a war memorial here on February 12.

Summit politics: Badal promises better show than son Sukhbir

Last Updated: Monday, February 10, 2014, 15:27

A war memorial near this Punjab town is out to become a battleground of a different kind. An event to be hosted at the Baba Banda Singh Bahadur War Memorial complex in Chappar Chiri village is a father`s challenge to his political heir apparent.

Memorial pillar of Kargil martyr yet to come up in

Last Updated: Friday, July 26, 2013, 23:46

As the country on Friday observed Vijay Divas paying glowing tributes to heroes of Kargil war, authorities in Odisha are yet to construct a memorial pillar for a martyr who laid down his life in the war.

WW soldier`s memorial name spelling corrected after a century

Last Updated: Sunday, June 02, 2013, 20:44

Just imagine a century to correct a small spelling error. It took British authorities 97 years to correct First World War soldier`s memorial name spelling error.

India, Bangladesh to unveil war memorial in Meghalaya

Last Updated: Sunday, May 19, 2013, 15:15

History will come alive 42 years after the 1971 war in a border town of Meghalaya as India and Bangladesh will come together to unveil a war memorial.

Sheila Dikshit writes to Sonia Gandhi opposing memorial at India Gate

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 19, 2012, 23:24

With Defence Minister rejecting her opposition to build a national war memorial at India Gate, Sheila Dikshit has sought Sonia Gandhi`s intervention.

India Gate right place to build war memorial: Antony

Last Updated: Sunday, December 16, 2012, 12:39

India Gate is the right place to build a national war memorial, Defence Minister A K Antony on Sunday said, against the backdrop of opposition by Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit to the proposal.

Delhi CM opposes National War Memorial at India Gate

Last Updated: Sunday, December 16, 2012, 09:22

Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit has opposed a Group of Ministers` recommendation to set up the long-awaited National War Memorial at the India Gate complex.

Army commemorates 13th anniversary of Kargil victory

Last Updated: Thursday, July 26, 2012, 13:20

The Kargil war-- which began in May 1999-- lasted for more than two months before Pakistan soldiers, withdrew from the mountain tops it had occupied overlooking the Srinagar-Leh highway.

War memorial issue: Antony says things progressing

Last Updated: Thursday, July 26, 2012, 11:02

There have been demands by the armed forces for a War Memorial in the national capital.

Massive tricolour hosted at Kargil war memorial

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 25, 2012, 14:42

A massive tricolour, weighing 15 kg, was today hoisted at the Kargil war memorial here in Drass sub-sector as part of the celebrations of the 13th anniversary of victory in the 1999 war.

Dhoni ends J&K trip with visit to Kargil war memorial

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 06, 2012, 15:27

Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Wednesday visited the Kargil War Memorial to pay homage to the martyrs, winding up his five-day visit to the state.