Kargil Hero

  • Remembering Kargil heroes: How Pak soldier Captain Sher Khan was acknowledged by India too July 23, 2014

    Drass: Captain Sher Khan of the Pakistan Army was someone whose bravery was acknowledged by his enemy, the Indian side as well during the Kargil war. 15 years on, Captain Sher Khan remains a hero. His name, his image is everywhere and even his native village in Pakistan's tribal Waziristan...
  • It's not just the family's loss but entire nation's loss: Khurshid on Lt Kalia November 30, 2012

    Lt Saurabh Kalia's family wants that the torture of their son be declared a war crime and also want Pakistan to apologise ...
  • Gen Bikram Singh expresses support for Kargil hero November 29, 2012

    Pune: Army Chief General Bikram Singh has expressed support for the family of Kargil hero Lt Saurabh Kalia who was allegedly tortured to death by Pakistan after his capture in 1999 during Kargil war. General Singh hailed Lt Kalia and said that the Army had raised its concerns with the...
  • 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...
  • Govt unlikely to drag Pak to international court November 28, 2012

    New Delhi: In a setback to Kargil War hero Lt Saurabh Kalia's family, who want India to take up his alleged death-by-torture in 1999 with Pakistan, sources on Wednesday said that while the government sympathises with the family, the case to drag Pakistan to an international body is a non-starter. India...
  • Govt, Army let us down: Kargil hero's father November 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Fighting to declare his son's death a war crime, the father of Kargil war hero Lt Saurabh Kalia has now approached the Supreme Court. Dr NK Kalia said he got no response from either the Indian or Pakistani government for 13 years. Lt Kalia's mutilated body bearing torture...
  • 13 yrs on, will Kargil hero Lt Saurabh Kalia get justice? November 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Thirteen years on and still no justice for Kargil hero Lt Saurabh Kalia who was captured by Pakistan during the war in 1999. His mutilated body bearing torture marks was later sent to his family after 15 days. His father Dr NK Kalia, who approached the Supreme court,...
  • Bombay HC likely to hear Adarsh scam today December 20, 2010

    New Delhi: Mumbai's Adarsh housing society scam is expected to come up for hearing in the Bombay High Court on Monday. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday had submitted a preliminary inquiry registration report and asked the court for more time. The court is hearing a petition seeking a...
  • IBN7 impact: Adarsh land govt's property, Chavan October 30, 2010

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan reacts to allegations on his role in Mumbai's Adarsh Housing Cooperative Society. CNN-IBN had earlier accessed a letter written by Adarsh Housing Cooperative Society to Chavan when he was the revenue minister in the state government. The letter shows three of 104 allottees are Chavan's...
  • Kargil heroes: remembering Capt Vijayant Thapar July 28, 2010

    Death, many say is a part of soldier's destiny. But for many families, joining the Armed Forces is a tradition. ...
  • Kargil martyrs' families unite to reminisce July 26, 2009

    Drass, Ladakh: The eve of the tenth anniversary of Kargil War was a bittersweet time for many who gathered at Drass, under the very peaks our heroes recaptured during the war. It was a time of mixed emotions for family members who have lost their loved ones in the battle. "My...