surgical strikes

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

Army contradicts Congress' claim, says it carried out first surgical strike in September 2016 to avenge Uri

Singh's statement contradicts Congress' claims of conducting six surgical strikes during the UPA regime.

published on : 20th May 2019

Union Minister Gen VK Singh mocks Cong for claiming six surgical strikes, says party has a habit of lying

The statement from the Union Minister came days after Congress leader Rajiv Shukla told reporters at the AICC briefing that six surgical strikes were conducted during Manmohan Singh government.

published on : 4th May 2019

2016 strikes hero Lt Gen Hooda says 'surgical strikes' took place before Modi government too

Earlier in the day, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) claimed that no surgical strike was carried out during the previous regimes. 

published on : 4th May 2019

Army is not Modi's personal property; NDA govt released Azhar: Rahul's counter to BJP on nationalism

The Congress President's remarks comes a day after the Prime Minister while addressing a public meeting said that the party that questioned the surgical strikes is now saying "me too, me too".

published on : 4th May 2019

PM Modi has insulted armed forces by comparing surgical strikes with video game: Congress

PM Modi mocked the Congress over its claim of having conducted surgical strikes during the UPA regime telling the party that it is not a video game.

published on : 4th May 2019

Vicky Kaushal to reunite with 'Uri' director Aditya Dhar for superhero action film 

Vicky will play Ashwatthama, who according to the epic Mahabharata is the son of guru Dronacharya, who fought for the Kauravas against the Pandavas in the battle of Kurukshetra.

published on : 16th April 2019

Surgical strikes hero Hooda submits national security report to Rahul Gandhi

The former northern Army commander was made the head of a 'task force on national security', set up by Gandhi in February to prepare the vision paper for the country.

published on : 31st March 2019

From surgical strikes to signing Rafale deal, Parrikar had short but an eventful term as Defence minister

In his three year term, the Army conducting the surgical strike in September 2016 and induction of LCA Tejas into the Air Force but controversy over the Rafale jet deal cast a shadow on his tenure.

published on : 17th March 2019

15 surgical strikes took place under Congress rule, but it never talked about it: Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot

Taking a dig at Modi, Gehlot said the prime minister should have been an actor.

published on : 13th March 2019

UPA didn’t allow surgical strikes: PM Narendra Modi

Please stop weakening India to strengthen your vote banks.”

published on : 2nd March 2019

Air strikes send a strong message to Pakistan

'IAF brings in an element of surprise as Pakistan would have been prepared for land-based surgical strikes by army, which was conducted on them on September 28, 2016.'

published on : 27th February 2019

Indian sports stars hail IAF after air strikes destroy camp in Pakistan

Several Indian sports stars, including Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag, Saina Nehwal, Bhaichung Bhutia took to Twitter.

published on : 26th February 2019

Punjab border on high alert as uneasy calm prevails post Balakot

As a confidence-building step, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh would himself be visiting the border areas from Pathankot to Ferozepur by road on Wednesday

published on : 26th February 2019

It will be huge mistake to believe Pakistan will mend its ways soon: PM Modi

Prime Minister Modi said that whether it is surgical strikes or action at other levels, the Indian government is working out various strategies to keep up the pressure on Pakistan to check terrorism.

published on : 1st January 2019
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