Martyr`s relatives refuse to perform last rites, demand presence of govt officials

The relatives of martyr Naik Neeraj Kumar have refused to cremate his mortal remains on Tuesday, demanding that the representatives of central and state government be present during the last rites.

Allen calls Gaga `martyr`

Actress Lily Allen has described singer Lady Gaga as a "martyr" for choosing art over commercial success on her latest album "ARTPOP".

Martyr`s family pained at Army`s apathy

It was a moment that the family of Major Pramod Purushottam, who sacrificed his life while fighting terrorists virtually bare handed in Kashmir to save three journalists 14 years ago, was looking forward to.

Troops who lay down life are martyrs, no order needed: RPN Singh

Martyr or `shaheed` is not a special category and there is no requirement of a separate notification in this regard, RPN Singh said on Thursday.

Concern over Bhagat Singh not shown as martyr in govt records

Members in the Rajya Sabha on Monday voiced concern over official records not showing Bhagat Singh as a martyr.

Bhagat Singh a martyr, part of our proud national legacy: PM

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said that, "Bhagat Singh is a martyr and part of our proud national legacy."

Bhagat Singh not a `martyr`?

In a shocking revelation, it has now come to light that Bhagat Singh, who sacrificed his life for the country, is not described as a martyr in govt records.

LoC attack: Maharashtra CM announces Rs 10 lakh ex-gratia to martyr`s kin

Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Wednesday announced ex-gratia of Rs 10 lakh to be paid to the next of the kin of army soldier Pundalik Mane from Kolhapur, who lost his life during an ambush at Poonch sector.

Talks on to bestow title of martyr on Chamel: Omar

Omar Abdullah on Saturday said talks are being held with the Centre to bestow the title of martyr on Chamel Singh, who died in a Pakistani jail, and to award a compensation to his family.

Sarabjit gets a martyr`s send-off; autopsy doctors say motive was to kill

Sarabjit Singh, the Indian prisoner who died after a murderous attack in a Lahore jail, was on Friday cremated with full state honours of a martyr as tens of thousands of people joined in to bid him a tearful farewell.

Punjab Assembly terms Sarabjit Singh a martyr

A special session of the Punjab Assembly on Friday paid homage to Sarabjit Singh.

Dubai prince visits house of first UAE martyr

Dubai crown prince Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum visited the family of the first martyr from the UAE.

Rich tributes paid to martyr Udham Singh

Punjab Chief
Minister Parkash Singh Badal lauded the role of Punjabis
for making supreme sacrifices during the country`s freedom
struggle.

Cold War terrorist calls Osama bin Laden a martyr

The notorious Cold War terrorist is hailing Osama bin Laden as "a martyr".

Osama bin Laden hailed as martyr at Khartoum rally

Around 1,000 Sudanese Muslims
gathered Wednesday at a square in Khartoum, where Osama Bin Laden lived in the 1990s, hailing Al-Qaeda`s slain leader as a "martyr" and shouting anti-US slogans.

Mumbai attack martyr`s uncle passes away

Mumbai attack martyr Major Unnikrishnan`s uncle had attempted self immolation.

I have no complaints, says 26/11 martyr`s father

Martyr Major Sandeep`s uncle had set himself ablaze over the way the govt was treating 26/11 victims.

26/11 martyr’s uncle attempts self-immolation

The uncle of Major Sandeep
Unnikrishnan, who was killed by terrorists during Mumbai attacks, allegedly attempted to set himself afire in front of Parliament House here Thursday as he was disturbed over his
nephew`s death.

Kasab seeks life sentence

Govt counsel Ujjwal Nikam said only
death penalty was justified for Kasab who had mercilessly
killed innocent people.

ISI attacker a ‘martyr’ on Pak Army website

According to the website, Zulfiqar Ahmed died in a New Delhi hospital on Nov 16, 2007.