Soldiers

  • Open Mike: Is it anti-democratic that soldiers posted in remote locations cannot vote during elections? 24-04-2014 08:57 PM

    In the run up to the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, CNN-IBN Deputy Editor Sagarika Ghose visits Vijay Chowk in New Delhi as a part of special series 'Open Mike' and takes views of ex-servicemen on the voting right for soldiers. ...
  • Disagree with Azam Khan's 'Muslims won Kargil' remark: Martyr's wife 09-04-2014 05:26 PM

    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. ...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Main Tera Hero', 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' 05-04-2014 01:26 PM

    This week on Now Showing, CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Main Tera Hero' and 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier'. He also talks to legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan about his film 'Bhootnath Returns'. ...
  • The Citizen Journalist Republic Day Special Show 25-01-2014 06:59 PM

    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. ...
  • Better prepared to reply to ceasefire violations by Pakistan: BSF DIG 23-10-2013 04:30 PM

    Border Security Force DIG Dharminder Parikh said India is prepared to reply to Pakistan as they continue to violate ceasefire. He said, "We are in the strength you can say thrice to them on the borders. We have all kinds of preparation to reply them whatever they will fire we...
  • News 360: As rupee breaches 65-mark against dollar, Chidambaram says no need for excessive pessimism 22-08-2013 10:51 PM

    Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Thursday cautioned against "excessive and unwarranted pessimism" over the rupee's continuing slide and sought to assure investors that while the Indian currency had dropped "more than reasonable expectation", the government was taking steps to deal with the challenge. ...
  • Heroes of Uttarakhand: Saluting soldiers who saved many lives 15-08-2013 07:36 PM

    Several hundred people lost their lives in the flash floods and landslides that ravaged Uttarakhand in June. ...
  • LoC firing can be an effort to sabotage India, Pak peace process: Khurshid 11-08-2013 12:38 PM

    External Affairs minister Salman Khurshid has said it is possible that the recent attack along the LoC could have been an effort to sabotage India and Pakistan's push for peace. He was speaking to Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate. Five Indian soldiers were killed along the LoC by Pakistani troops...
  • Bhim Singh's statement on martyrs insensitive: Nitish Kumar 08-08-2013 03:58 PM

    Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar reacted strongly to his minister Bhim Singh's statement that soldiers are meant to be martyrs. "It's a very unfortunate and insensitive statement from a member of our party. It was wrong. I called him immediately after I heard his statement," Nitish said. ...
  • LoC killings: Martyr's family demands action against Pakistan 07-08-2013 08:05 PM

    In a huge embarrassment for the government, the family of martyr Vijay Kumar has refused to accept the state government compensation of Rs 10 lakh. They have demanded an action from the government over the killings of the soldiers on the LoC. ...
  • 5 Indian soldiers killed along LoC, govt slams Pakistan 06-08-2013 03:39 PM

    Indian government slammed the Pakistan on the killing of soldiers by Pakistani intruders along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch, Jammu and Kashmir. ...
  • No time to do politics on LoC killings, says Farooq Abdullah 06-08-2013 01:54 PM

    Union Minister Farooq Abdullah told CNN-IBN that UPA is not weak government. He said India need to talk tough with Pakistan on what action did they take on terror. It may be an election year but no time to do politics over the incident. Five soldiers were killed by Pakistani...
  • Kargil Diwas: Saluting the martyrs who pushed Pak intruders back 26-07-2013 03:40 PM

    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...
  • World View: What links known Islamist groups with Woolwich killing? 25-05-2013 09:58 AM

    In this episode of World View, CNN-IBN's Suhasini Haidar brings you the latest in Woolwich killing in London and links there are to known Islamic groups. ...
  • UK soldier beheading could spark reprisal attacks against Muslims 24-05-2013 10:33 AM

    Many fear that the soldier beheading incident in London would spark reprisal attacks against Muslims. England's far-right protest groups called for a protest shortly after the attack in Woolwich. The English Defense League used social media to rally its supporters. ...
  • Soldier beheaded: UK police raids house in Lancashire 23-05-2013 11:02 PM

    London is in shock after a British soldier was beheaded by two armed men outside military barracks in Woolwich. ...
  • The Last Word: Where do Indo-Pak relations stand? 17-01-2013 09:58 PM

    Hina Rabbani Khar has suggested talks at the foreign ministry level to resolve the Indo-Pak crisis. ...
  • Peace process with Pakistan not to be derailed: Salman Khurshid 14-01-2013 11:42 PM

    The Pakistan Army claimed that its troops did not kill Indian soldiers, and lodged its counter protest about ceasefire violations. ...
  • Hemraj deserved more respect, says wife of slain soldier 13-01-2013 08:39 PM

    The wife of the deceased soldier, Lt Lance Naik Hemraj Singh, has been put on a drip after her health deteriorated following a hunger strike she is holding, along with her family, in Mathura. ...
  • The Last Word: Indian media's response to soldiers' killing jingoistic? 10-01-2013 10:16 PM

    Two soldiers were killed in the Mendhar sector of Poonch district along LoC in Jammu and Kashmir by Pakistani troopers. The Army confirmed that the body of one of them had been badly mutilated. ...
  • Ground report: Where the two Indian soldiers were killed by Pak army 10-01-2013 07:19 PM

    The Pakistani attack on an Indian Army area domination patrol in Poonch could have been planned over a month if not more, say Indian Army sources. ...
  • Families of Indian Army jawans stunned and shocked 09-01-2013 09:57 PM

    The bodies of the two jawans killed by the Pakistan army were brought to Delhi on Wednesday. They will be cremated with state honour. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 08-01-2013 11:59 PM

    Watch today's top stories with CNN-IBN Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Pak troops kill 2 Indian soldiers: What should India's response be? 08-01-2013 11:58 PM

    In a major escalation to the ceasefire violations and infiltration attempts, a group of Pakistan Army soldiers raided across the LoC in Mendhar Sector and killed 2 Indian soldiers and injured one more. ...
  • 'Capt Kalia's torture a violation of Geneva convention' 11-12-2012 05:56 PM

    Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar has said Capt Kalia's torture was in serious violation of Geneva conventions. ...
  • Security trouble for London Olympics 17-07-2012 07:40 PM

    The London Olympics organisers are facing a security mess after the agency hired for the purpose said it doesn't have enough personnel. ...
  • Gillette salutes the soldiers 12-11-2011 09:03 PM

    Gillette salutes the soldiers, who are found to be the ideal men with courage, integrity, grooming, confidence and camaraderie. ...
  • US soldier in custody after shootout, America in shock 06-11-2009 05:35 PM

    39-year-old Army major accused of opening fire on his colleagues. ...
  • Watch: US army psychiatrist kills 12 at Texan base 06-11-2009 08:10 AM

    Gunman has been identified as Major Nidal Malik Hasan, a US soldier. ...
  • Kargil: Lest we forget 25-07-2009 03:24 AM

    The heroes who won India its most treacherous war. ...