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National War Memorial


School bands to play regularly at National War Memorial

February 23, 2022 7:43 pm

The Amar Jawan Jyoti, lit underneath India Gate for 50 years, was merged with the eternal flame at the National War Memorial (NWM), which was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on February 25, 2019.

Side by side

January 24, 2022 9:41 am

🔴 Amar Jawan Jyoti, National War Memorial showcase a rich history. Both flames should endure

Relocating the Amar Jawan Jyoti to National War Memorial is logical, and beyond reproach

January 22, 2022 3:02 pm

🔴 Arun Prakash writes: The protests over the move reflect a deep schism in India’s socio-political landscape

Amar Jawan Jyoti, War Memorial flame are one; Netaji at India Gate

January 22, 2022 7:31 am

🔴 The move triggered a political firestorm with the Opposition accusing the government of attempting to rewrite history, a charge that members of the establishment and the ruling party rejected.

Veterans split over Amar Jawan Jyoti flame being extinguished

January 22, 2022 7:39 am

Lt Gen Satish Dua (retd), former Chief of the Integrated Defence Staff, also tweeted in favour of the move.

Oppn slams Centre over decision to 'extinguish' flame of Amar Jawan Jyoti, govt alleges 'misinformation'

January 21, 2022 1:39 pm

“The flame of the Amar Jawan Jyoti is not being extinguished. It is being merged with the flame at the National War Memorial," government sources said.

Burning for 5 decades, flame at Amar Jawan Jyoti will be put out at India Gate, merged with National War Memorial

January 21, 2022 10:03 am

🔴 In a ceremony on Friday afternoon, a part of the flame will be taken from India Gate to the flame at the National War Memorial, around 400 meters away.

War memorial-museum to come up in Mumbai

September 30, 2021 3:00 am

Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday held a meeting with Lt General S K Prashar, GOC Maharashtra, Gujarat and Goa, during which the two discussed the land required for the project.

Pune: Low-key Independence Day celebrations in defence establishments

August 17, 2021 8:07 am

INS Shivaji, the premier technical training establishment of the Indian Navy located at Lonavala also celebrated the Independence Day in a subdued manner.

National War Memorial reopens for public with Covid guidelines

January 30, 2021 9:49 am

The museum depicts the highlights such as operations at the time of the mergers of Goa, Junagarh and Hyderabad into the Union of India, the 1965 war, the 1971 war and the 1987 International Peacekeeping Forces’ mission to Sri Lanka.


50-year-old Amar Jawan Jyoti merged with eternal flame at National War Memorial

January 21, 2022 10:49 pm

In a short ceremony on Friday afternoon, a part of the Amar Jawan Jyoti flame was taken and merged with the flame at the NWM 400 metres away.

First change of guard at National War Memorial

March 05, 2019 7:50 am

The change of guard at the memorial will now take place at 9.50 am every Sunday