Captain Vikram Batra

  • Would rather quit politics than insult our martyrs: Narendra Modi April 29, 2014

    After triggering a row over his 'Yeh Dil Maange More' comments, Narendra Modi on Tuesday asserted that he holds Kargil martyr Captain Vikram Batra as well as his parents in high esteem and would quit politics rather than even thinking about disrespecting such citizens. ...
  • Kargil Diwas: Saluting the martyrs who pushed Pak intruders back July 26, 2013

    July 26, 2013 marks the 14th anniversary of the day when Indian soldiers gallantly fought and pushed the Pakistani intruders and soldiers back from the icy heights of Kargil. Every year on this day, the country pays tribute to the martyrs who lost lost their lives while trying to reclaim...
  • Kargil Diwas: Remembering the martyrs July 26, 2013

    New Delhi: July 26, 2013 marks the 14th anniversary of the day when Indian soldiers gallantly fought and pushed the Pakistani intruders and soldiers back from the icy heights of Kargil. Every year on this day, the country pays tribute to the martyrs who lost lost their lives while trying...
  • Capt Vikram Batra: The posterboy of Kargil July 24, 2009

    New Delhi: He is the man who became the posterboy of Kargil. Captain Vikram Batra was the face of the young Indian soldier who fought ferociously and died fearlessly. So much so that the man who coined the war cry Yeh Dil Maange More was even called 'Shershah' by his...
  • Kargil victory was certain: ex-army chief July 5, 2009

    Mumbai: Ten years after India's stirring military victory at Tiger Hill in Kargil, the then Army Chief General VP Malik has broken his silence. For the first time on television, he has confessed that the high casualties suffered by the Indian Army during the Kargil War were agonising for the...