Balakot

Flyers from Punjab hit as Pakistan airspace shutdown continues

Thanks to the Pakistan clampdown, both the foreign and Indian carriers have been forced to take expensive detours, thus adding to layover time for passengers. 

published on : 14th June 2019

India to procure 100 more Balakot bombs from Israel

The bombs to be procured are an advanced version of the Spice-2000 bomb, which can be used to reduce enemy buildings and bunkers to rubbles in no time.

published on : 7th June 2019

Lok Sabha elections 2019: Congress failed to counter BJP campaign, say party leaders

In one-to-one interactions with the party’s candidates and district presidents, Punia asked them about the reasons for the party’s defeat.

published on : 3rd June 2019

IAF removes restrictions imposed on Indian airspace after Balakot strike

Earlier this week, Pakistan civil aviation authorities had extended the closure of its airspace till June 14.

published on : 1st June 2019

Air Marshal Nambiar backs Modi's 'clouds and radars' statement on Balakot air strike

The officer was asked to react on Army Chief General Bipin Rawat's remarks yesterday in Kerala where he had defended Prime Minister's comments in this regard.

published on : 27th May 2019

Balakot attack was to ensure terrorists don't carry out action against India: General Bipin Rawat

Coordinated efforts are being made by various government agencies to tackle cross-border terrorism, he said.

published on : 26th May 2019

Did we go easy on Modi in a Balakot-heavy election?

While the ghastly attack in Pulwama exposed the shaky foundation of the national security policy and apparatus, it was the counter-strike conducted in retaliation that received more attention.

published on : 21st May 2019

In boost for IAF post-Balakot, India set to launch 'all-weather' spy satellite 

According to the ISRO official, the 25-hour countdown for the PSLV launch started at 4.30 a.m. on Tuesday.

published on : 21st May 2019

If Indira can be given credit for 1971 war, why not Modi for Balakot: Jitendra Singh

Since Independence, whenever there was an armed conflict with a foreign nation, the credit or discredit obviously went to the ruling dispensation and its head, he said.

published on : 17th May 2019

F-16 dogfight: Wing Commander Abhinandan’s squadron wears ‘Falcon Slayer’, 'AMRAAM Dodger' uniform patch 

Varthaman had struck down Pakistan's F-16 jet during a dogfight on February 27. 

published on : 15th May 2019

Post-Balakot strike, India to move air defence units closer to Pakistan border to thwart aerial threats

The air defence assets of the Indian Army include the indigenous Akash air defence missile systems along with the Russian Kvadrat and other old legacy systems.

published on : 14th May 2019

'Do aircraft disappear from radar during rain': Rahul Gandhi taunts PM Modi

Addressing an election rally here ahead of the fourth and last phase of Lok Sabha polls in Madhya Pradesh, Gandhi also sought to know what did Modi do for the jobless youth.

published on : 14th May 2019

He thought cloudy weather will save him from radar: Priyanka Gandhi’s jibe at Modi over cloud-radar comment

The Congress leader also took a jibe at Modi’s recent comment on clicking picture with a digital camera in 1987

published on : 14th May 2019

Kashmir leaders rattled by Balakot air strikes, says Union Minister Jitendra Singh 

Singh challenged any opposition leaders to compare the last five years of development in J&K with any of the previous five-year parliamentary terms.

published on : 13th May 2019

Did Modi use digicam, email even before their invention? Twitterati troll PM

PM Narendra Modi was heard saying that he used a digital camera in 1988 to click a colour photo of BJP veteran LK Advani. He also claimed that he was among the first few to use email back then.

published on : 13th May 2019
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