Observe 'Shahid Diwas' as 'Desh Diwas' to do 'good work' for India: Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday urged the people to observe Shahid Diwas on March 23 as 'Desh Diwas' and do "good work" for the country in the memory of the martyrs who have laid down their lives for it.

Irani asks NCERT to prepare book on martyrs
Irani asks NCERT to prepare book on martyrs

Human Resource Development Minister Smriti irani Tuesday directed the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) to compile a book on martyrs, who have sacrificed their lives for the cause of freedom.

Hurriyat leader Ali Shah Geelani praises terrorists who killed Colonel MN Rai

Separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani triggered a new controversy by praising two Kashmiri Hizbul Mujahideen militants who were killed in a recent encounter that also cost the life of gallantry award recipient Colonel MN Rai.

Increase in Naxal attacks in last 6 months, says Congress MP

A Congress member on Thursday said there was an increase in Naxal attacks during the last six months due to "weak" policies of the government.

Sonia Gandhi not to celebrate birthday in solidarity with J&K, Naxal attacks

Congress President Sonia Gandhi, who turns 68 on Tuesday, will not celebrate her birthday in view of terror and Naxal attacks in Jammu and Kashmir and Chhattisgarh respectively.

Army Chief Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag pays tributes to J&K attacks martyrs

Army Chief Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag pay tributes to the soldiers martyred in Friday's attacks in J&K.

DNA: Who insulted Chhattisgarh Naxal attack martyrs?

Chhattisgarh government has ordered a magisterial probe into the recovery from a garbage dump at a hospital of the blood-stained uniforms and shoes of CRPF personnel who were killed in a Naxal attack in Sukma district.

Chhattisgarh Naxal attack: Martyrs insulted, sacrifice dishonoured

The uniforms and shoes of the slain CRPF troopers, who were killed in a recent Naxal attack in Chhattisgarh, were found in a trash bin near Dr BR Ambedkar hospital on Wednesday. This shows how the martyrs were insulted and their sacrifice dishonoured.

Harish Rawat salutes martyrdom of Uttarakhand soldiers

 Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Thursday saluted the martyrdom of Subedar Ajayvardhan Tomar and Aan Singh, two soldiers from Uttarakhand who died recently fighting militants and insurgents in Jammu-Kashmir and Assam respectively.

Nation that respects its martyrs progresses: Haryana Governor

Any nation that respects its martyrs and their families makes progress, Haryana Governor Kaptan Singh Solanki on Monday said.

IFFI pays homage to 26/11 victims

 Organisers of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) Wednesday paid homage to the victims of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack by lighting candles in the shape of '26/11' at the festival venue.

A musical tribute to martyrs

 An ensemble of talented musicians like ace violinist L. Subramanium, his wife and singer Kavita Krishnamurthy and Suresh Wadkar will pay tribute to martyrs here Thursday.

Rs.46 crore released for families of Telanagana 'martyrs'

The Telangana government has released Rs 46.2 crore towards financial assistance for families of those who laid down their lives for separate Telangana state.

Govt may accord martyr status to paramilitary personnel

Central paramilitary forces may soon be granted the status of 'martyrs' as Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday discussed the issue threadbare during his visit to the headquarters of border-guarding ITBP here.

National War Memorial to come up at India Gate complex

Defence Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday gave the final nod to the much-delayed National War Memorial project which would be built in the India Gate complex at a proposed cost of around Rs 400 crore.

Lata Mangeshkar salutes martyrs on Kargil Vijay Diwas

As the nation celebrates the 15th anniversary of its triumph in Kargil, nightingale of India Lata Mangeshkar paid tribute to the soldiers who laid down their lives during the 1999 war. She took to micro-logging website Twitter to salute the brave martyrs.

Army Chief to pay tribute to Kargil War martyrs tomorrow

Indian Army Chief General Bikram Singh will Friday pay tribute to the martyrs of 1999 Kargil War in Jammu and Kashmir`s Ladakh region.

Telangana Assembly pays tributes to martyrs

The Telangana Assembly Saturday paid rich tributes to those who laid down their lives for the formation of the separate state.

Martyrs` families demand memorial outside Parliament complex

Upset over restrictions on their entry for paying homage to the martyrs of 2001 Parliament attack, the family members of the slain personnel demanded that they be allotted land outside the high-security complex to build memorial.

Nation remembers martyrs of 2001 Parliament attack

Cutting across party lines, political leaders on Friday paid homage to those who had lost their lives in the 2001 Parliament House terrorist attack.