Kargil War

  • 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. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai April 29, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Priyanka takes a jib at Narendra Modi over shahzada comment April 29, 2014

    The battle is heating up between the Congress and the BJP. Addressing a rally in Amethi, Congress's star campaigner Priyanka Gandhi took on BJP PM nominee Narendra Modi over his 'shehzada' comments on Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi. Priyanka said a PM candidate shouldn't make such childish remarks. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai April 9, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • From Amit Shah to Azam Khan: Is vote bank politics creating a dangerous communal divide? April 9, 2014

    A day before the first phase of polling begins in Uttar Pradesh, the polarisation of voters along communal lines continues. A defiant Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan said that he stands by his comments on the religion of Indian Army soldiers arguing that there is nothing wrong in saying that...
  • News 360: EC seeks report on 'Kargil War' remark, Azam Khan defiant April 9, 2014

    A day before the first phase of polling begins in Uttar Pradesh, the polarisation of voters along communal lines continues. A defiant Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan said that he stands by his comments on the religion of Indian Army soldiers arguing that there is nothing wrong in saying that...
  • A Billion Votes: EC seeks report on Azam Khan's 'Kargil War' remark April 9, 2014

    A day before the first phase of polling begins in Uttar Pradesh, the polarisation of voters along communal lines continues. A defiant Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan said that he stands by his comments on the religion of Indian Army soldiers arguing that there is nothing wrong in saying that...
  • Disagree with Azam Khan's 'Muslims won Kargil' remark: Martyr's wife April 9, 2014

    Alka Ahuja, wife of a Squadron Leader who lost his life during the Kargil war, denounced Azam Khan's statement that Muslim soldiers had won the Kargil war. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Republic Day Special Show January 25, 2014

    On this Republic day, army veterans and parents of martyred soldiers turn CJ's to share their stories of courage and how their lives changed post retirement. Plus, how one CJ is inspiring the young to join the defense services and many more stories of bravery. ...
  • 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...
  • Will never allow Pak soil to be used by terror groups against India: Nawaz Sharif May 6, 2013

    Former Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif told CNN-IBN that he will share the Kargil report with India if voted to power. ...
  • Justice for Capt Saurabh Kalia: 'India pursuing matter with Pak' December 16, 2012

    Defence Minister AK Antony has said that India will pursue justice for Kargil war martyr Captain Saurabh Kalia with Pakistan. ...
  • Justice for Capt Kalia: We don't run the ICJ, says Khurshid December 14, 2012

    While the Centre will respond to the SC's notice to it on the plea filed by Kargil war martyr Captain Saurabh Kalia's parents, External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said that approaching the Internation Court of Justice over it would be difficult. ...
  • Forgotten heroes of 1962 war demand justice from a apathetic govt December 14, 2012

    CNN-IBN has launched a campaign to recognise the efforts of the forgotten heroes of the 1962 Sino-Indian war. All they want is a memorial and more importantly, some respect. It was our point of debate on 'India at 9' on Thursday night. ...
  • 'Capt Kalia's torture a violation of Geneva convention' December 11, 2012

    "Captain Saurabh Kalia and his platoon of six soldiers were brutally tortured during Kargil encounter and this is a serious violation of the Geneva conventions which govern the rules of war between two civilised nations," said Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar, who has, along with Capt Kalia's father, chosen to...
  • Justice for Saurabh Kalia: Army accuses govt of being insensitive November 29, 2012

    To a CNN-IBN campaign - Justice for Kargil martyr Saurabh Kalia - the Army has expressed its dismay at the state of affairs, blaming the Indian government for being insensitive towards Captain Kalia's father's repeated appeals. Former Army chief VP Malik lashed out at the Centre accusing it of acting...
  • The Last Word: Is government ignoring war crimes? November 28, 2012

    13 years after Kargil, former foreign minister Jaswant Singh says it is not too late to take up India's case against Pakistan on Lt Saurabh Kalia's torture. ...
  • Justice for Kargil hero Lt Saurabh Kalia: India has few options? November 28, 2012

    Both the Congress and the BJP leaders said the government must take up Lt Saurabh Kalia'a father's quest for justice at the United Nations. ...
  • Govt has let us down, says Kargil hero Saurabh Kalia's father November 28, 2012

    A setback for the family of Kargil war hero Saurabh Kalia that wants India to take up his alleged death-by-torture in 1999 with Pakistan at an international forum. Diplomatic sources say that while the government sympathises with the family, the case to drag Pakistan to an international body is a...
  • Not too late to take up Kargil hero's cause: Jaswant Singh November 28, 2012

    Former External Affairs Minister in the NDA regime during the Kargil War, Jaswant Singh spoke to CNN-IBN and said the despite the delay, the government can still take up the issue of Kargil hero Lt Saurabh Kalia on an international platform. Lt Saurabh Kalia belonged to the 4 Jat Regiment and...
  • India Positive: Independence Day special August 15, 2012

    In this special episode, the story of a school that teaches Mahatma's principles and a comic book on the hero of Kargil. ...
  • India Positive: Inspiring stories of courage, good work July 28, 2012

    Ragpicker helps street dogs; man finds algae that can clean car's emission and Chenab bravehearts rescue people. ...
  • Under-construction Adarsh gets occupation certificate November 3, 2010

    Mumbai: The residents of Adarsh Cooperative Housing Society are facing the brunt of the controversy. The building is still under construction and half of building is still to be painted. The construction debris is also lying around. It is interesting to note how the occupation certificate was granted to a building...
  • CNN-IBN Exclusive: Inside Adarsh society November 2, 2010

    CNN-IBN takes take you inside Mumbai's tower of shame - the Adarsh Cooperative Housing Society. At least 15 families have already moved in the society. CNN-IBN's Shoaib Ahmed bring us these exclusive pictures. ...
  • Adarsh housing scam: top leaders exposed October 31, 2010

    CNN-IBN editor-in-chief Rajdeep Sardesai speaks on the political fall out of the expose. ...
  • Zindagi Live: paying tribute to Kargil martyrs July 27, 2010

    On the occasion of the 11th anniversary of Kargil war victory, Zindagi Live pays tribute to the brave soldiers. ...
  • Don't politicize war victories: martyr's mother July 26, 2010

    Tripta Thapar, the mother of Kargil war martyr Capt Vijayant Thapar says soldiers belong to the nation and not any political party. ...
  • Will India ever know the truth about Kargil? May 28, 2010

    Nearly 11 years after the Kargil war, an Armed Forces Tribunal has ruled that top commanders fudged accounts of battles in the Batalik sector during the war. The tribunal has upheld Batalik Commander Brigadier Devinder Singh's plea that his battle report was doctored by the Corp Commander Lieutenant General Kishan...
  • Kargil hero and ex-Lt General trade charges May 27, 2010

    An Armed Forces Tribunal says the history of the Kargil war must be rewritten while indicting senior officers for doctoring the war report of then Batalik Commander Brigadier Devinder Singh. Lieutenant General Kishan Pal, who headed the Srinagar-based 15 Corps, had written Singh's annual confidential report allegedly belittling his achievements by...
  • India remembers Kargil martyrs, hero's family talks July 26, 2009

    It's been 10 years since the Kargil war, a grand event was organised in Drass on Saturday under the peaks recaptured by the valiant soldiers during the war. ...