1999 Kargil war

Pak Hasn’t Changed 20 Years After Kargil

Even as Pakistan was claiming great military and diplomatic successes in its Kargil misadventure, a pitiably nervous Nawaz Sharif visited the White House.

published on : 28th July 2019

PM Modi to attend commemorative function of Kargil Vijay Diwas today in Delhi

On Friday, Prime Minister Modi had recalled his visit to Kargil in 1999 during the India-Pakistan war and described as "unforgettable" his interactions with the soldiers.

published on : 27th July 2019

Sons of Kargil war heroes join their fathers' Army regiments

Fathers of Amarpreet, Bakhtawar and Hitesh were among the 527 soldiers who were killed in the over two-month-long war fought atop jagged peaks and amid freezing temperatures.

published on : 26th July 2019

God-given opportunity to fight in Kargil, says Colonel KV Madhusoodan

Madhusoodan said though every soldier would yearn to take part in a war, many would return without actually participating in one.

published on : 26th July 2019

President Kovind pays tribute to soldiers on Kargil Vijay Diwas

The President was scheduled to take part in the function at Drass War memorial in the morning but bad weather prevented him from reaching the venue.

published on : 26th July 2019

Pakistan did not learn its lesson post Kargil defeat: Eastern Army Commander Lt General MM Naravane

The general officer commanding-in-chief paid tributes to the soldiers who laid down their lives in the 1999 Kargil war at a solemn wreath-laying ceremony at Fort William.

published on : 26th July 2019

Pakistan can only fight proxy wars with India: Rajnath Singh

He was speaking in Lok Sabha on the 20th anniversary of Kargil conflict as Parliament paid tributes to Indian soldiers.

published on : 26th July 2019

The stories sound romantic but war is terrible: Author Rachna Bisht Rawat

Fauji kid and wife, Rachna Bisht Rawat, has documented families who are still seeking closure after Kargil War.

published on : 26th July 2019

Mirage-2000: Why did the Kargil war machine return as the IAF's fighter of choice?

In 2011, the Hindustan Aeronautical Limited signed a contract to upgrade the existing Mirage 2000 to Mirage 2000-5 Mk, increasing the jet's life span till 2030.

published on : 26th February 2019