''Both Prime Ministers will pay wreath on the two grave areas - one is for the Hindu soldiers and one for Muslim soldiers- during their visit to Haifa cemetery," said Mark Sofer.Jul 03, 2017, 23:35 PM IST
Old soldiers squinted up at the brilliant blue sky Friday, remembering battles fought and comrades lost, as the United States marked the 70th anniversary of VE Day with a spectacular flyover of iconic World War II aircraft.May 09, 2015, 04:11 AM IST
PM Modi visits WWI commemoration exhibition, says he 'salutes sacrifice of Indian soldier martyred in war'
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday visited an exhibition commemorating World War-I organised by the Indian Armed Forces, at Manekshaw Centre and said that he was touched to meet the descendants of some of the decorated soldiers.Mar 15, 2015, 20:57 PM IST
Ten decades after the start of World War 1 which saw at least 74,187 Indian soldiers martyred, the Army will be commemorating the gallantry and sacrifice of its troops by holding a tribute for them here this week.Mar 09, 2015, 14:15 PM IST
Through mundane objects like matchboxes and utensils, rare monochromatic photographs of Indian soldiers cooking and a few silent movies depicting their life during the First World War an upcoming exhibition here will pay tribute to their unsung contribution during the Great War.Jan 07, 2015, 17:55 PM IST
A black South African soldier who died nearly a century ago during World War I was on Sunday reburied alongside 600 of his white compatriots at the South African war memorial in northern France.Jul 06, 2014, 23:28 PM IST