Martyrs

  • Remembering Bhagat Singh on his 83rd death anniversary 23-03-2014 04:19 PM

    On the occasion of Martyr's Day, CNN-IBN remembers freedom fighters Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev. ...
  • 'Don't need proof to salute the martyrdom of our freedom fighters' 18-08-2013 04:05 PM

    The debate over the Home Ministry's reply to an RTI application that said that there is no record to show whether Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev were declared martyrs or not, has taken on to the roads. CNN-IBN speaks people in Delhi and Patna to know their views on the...
  • 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. ...
  • Watch: Martyr Vijay Kumar's sister remembers him 07-08-2013 05:17 PM

    "My brother used to call every Sunday. We used to ask him to stay with us for a longer time but he would always say that he has to go. I was waiting for him to come over for rakhi," says martyred sepoy Vijay Kumar Rai's sister. ...
  • Remembering Bhagat Singh on his 82nd death anniversary 23-03-2013 09:50 AM

    It is Martyrs' Day today and we remember Bhagat Singh on his 82nd death anniversary. ...
  • Watch: A tribute to the martyrs of Parliament attack 2001 09-02-2013 01:15 PM

    Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru was hanged on Saturday at 8 am in Tihar jail. ...
  • Hemraj's family calls off fast after Army Chief promises to visit them 14-01-2013 10:40 PM

    While the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister announced a compensation of Rs 25 lakh, the Centre decided to give the family Rs 46 lakh. ...
  • 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. ...
  • Justice for Capt Saurabh Kalia: 'India pursuing matter with Pak' 16-12-2012 10:37 AM

    Defence Minister AK Antony has said that India will pursue justice for Kargil war martyr Captain Saurabh Kalia with Pakistan. ...
  • India has a culture of using people: Kiran Bedi on NSG commandos 23-11-2012 09:51 AM

    A day after Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Kasab was hanged for the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, an NSG commando, who had fought against the terrorists in the carnage, hit out claiming he was not paid his dues by the government. ...
  • Ten years of Parliament attack: Any lessons learnt? 13-12-2011 11:56 PM

    The families of martyrs have submitted a memorandum to the President asking her to expedite execution of Afzal Guru. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 29-06-2011 11:52 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India at 9. ...
  • FTN: Can Osama bin Laden become an Islamic martyr? 04-05-2011 07:01 AM

    Sagarika Ghose asks a panel of experts if Osama bin Laden can become an Islamic martyr? ...
  • Don't politicize war victories: martyr's mother 26-07-2010 11:22 PM

    Tripta Thapar, the mother of Kargil war martyr Capt Vijayant Thapar says soldiers belong to the nation and not any political party. ...
  • Kargil heroes: remembering Capt Vijayant Thapar 26-07-2010 10:50 PM

    Death, many say is a part of soldier's destiny. But for many families, joining the Armed Forces is a tradition. ...
  • Just symbolism: 11 MPs remember Dec 13 heroes 14-12-2009 01:39 AM

    The ceremony to honour Parliament attack victims becomes a ritual. ...
  • Zindagi Live: Does India really remember its martyrs? 26-01-2009 02:49 AM

    Meet the proud parents of those who sacrificed their lives for the country. ...