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Chandigarh War memorial offers lesson in bravery

The students lit candles in memory of the soldiers who were martyred while protecting the country. For many students, the operations and the wars listed on the walls were a lesson in history.

Want to don the uniform: NCC cadets in Chandigarh

Sanjay Dhull, a student of B.Ed at Panjab University, who won the best NCC volunteer award besides getting the second position in the state-level parade, is all smiles as he tells you how he has been a part of the PU parade four times.


Chandigarh War Memorial: On Martyrs’ Day, bravehearts remembered

The Chandigarh War Memorial, which was set up with a citizens’ initiative led by The Indian Express, was dedicated to the nation by former president A P J Abdul Kalam in 2006.

With moist eyes, city pays homage to martyrs

For the first time, choir performed before the ceremony and an Army pipes and drums ensemble played military tunes.

Homage to be paid to martyrs today

For the first time, a choir will perform before the ceremony and the Army band will play patriotic songs

Kargil Vijay Diwas: Residents pay homage to war heroes

A team of senior members of Aam Admi party also paid homage to the martyrs by lighting candles on the occasion.


Express initiative: In disaster zone,you're helping build classrooms,labs

Readers of the newspaper have time and again come to the aid of distressed citizens.

Children,veterans,families of martyrs pay homage

From five-year-old boys to 90-year-old war veterans,people from all walks of life came to pay homage to brave soldiers who sacrificed their life fighting for the country.

Tribute to martyrs at War Memorial today

A Candle lighting ceremony will be held at the Chandigarh War Memorial in Bougainvillea Garden,Sector 3,at 7 pm on Friday to commemorate the Kargil Vijay Divas.

The Patriots...

As the sun went down,the air at the Chandigarh War Memorial filled with strains of patriotic songs and hundreds of candles shimmered in the memory of those who sacrificed their lives for the country.