August 21, 2019 5:18 pm
The installation of the 78-feet tall jumbo monolith (Veeragallu) structure bearing the names of martyred soldiers who fought for the country is currently in progress. The structure was originally scheduled to be erected by the end of July 2019.
June 14, 2019 3:26 pm
"The Year 2019 marks the 20th anniversary of victory in 'Operation Vijay', popularly known as the 'Kargil War'. The Kargil War is a saga of strong political, military and diplomatic actions. The nation shall be celebrating the 20th anniversary of victory this year in Kargil War with pride, honour and inspiration," the Army said.
March 10, 2019 12:25 am
Amid India-Pak tension, at the new memorial for killed soldiers, peace gets a faint hearing.
March 05, 2019 2:49 am
The National War Memorial is a reminder that our soldiers are the unsung heroes of our democracy. It is incumbent on all citizens to act in a manner that boosts the morale of our armed forces
February 28, 2019 7:54 am
The Congress criticised Rajnath Singh for attending a political function at a time when tensions between India and Pakistan are escalating
March 03, 2019 8:11 am
Nearly six decades after it was first proposed, Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the National War Memorial, sprawled over 40 acres at the India Gate complex in the heart of the national capital.
February 26, 2019 7:01 am
Paying homage to the CRPF personnel killed in the Pulwama terror attack, Modi, accused the Opposition of “compromising national security”, saying demands of the defence sector were not addressed by the previous governments.
February 25, 2019 7:06 pm
National War Memorial inauguration highlights: Names of the 25,942 soldiers who died in multiple conflicts after Independence have been engraved in gold on granite tablets, and placed on 16 ‘honour walls’ in two concentric circles named ‘Tyag Chakra’
February 25, 2019 1:46 am
The memorial will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday in a dedication ceremony and opened to the public, decades after the project was conceptualised in 1961.
October 09, 2015 7:54 am
If all goes according to plan, the memorial, along with a war museum, will come up at Princess Park near India Gate in the next five years.
March 05, 2019 7:50 am
The change of guard at the memorial will now take place at 9.50 am every Sunday