Kargil

Sidharth Malhotra-starrer 'Shershaah' to release on July 3

Sidharth, 35, will play a double role in the film, wherein he will portray both the Param Vir Chakra recipient Vikram Batra and his twin brother Vishal Batra.

published on : 16th January 2020

WhatsApp group admins in Leh, Kargil told to register with police

In Kargil, police issued a statement warning of strict action against the people involved in uploading sensitive posts or comments which have an adverse effect on communal harmony, public peace.

published on : 8th January 2020

Mobile internet services restored in Kargil 145 days after Article 370 abrogation

The services were restored in view of complete normalcy returning to Kargil, with no untoward incident taking place over the past four months, the officials said.

published on : 27th December 2019

After serving for 40 years, IAF's MiG-27 to take to skies one last time on December 27

The swing-wing fighter has been the backbone of ground-attack fleet of the Air Force for several decades and the IAF will bid adieu to its squadron of seven aircraft from Jodhpur Air Base.

published on : 26th December 2019

'Pokhran tests, Kargil War made India stronger': Amit Shah hails Vajpayee on birth anniversary

The Union Home Minister also credited Vajpayee with strengthening the BJP as an efficient organiser.

published on : 25th December 2019

MiG-27 to pass into history, its last squadron to be decommissioned in Jodhpur on Friday

A New Delhi-based IAF officer said the Jodhpur-based squadron of MiG 27 is the last one not only in SWAC but in the entire country.

published on : 25th December 2019

Kashmir bifurcation: Leh celebrates while Kargil observes black day as Ladakh declared UT

Markets were shut in Kargil town from Wednesday and a joint action committee, comprising political and religious groups, observed October 31 as a ‘black day’.

published on : 1st November 2019

28 squadron of IAF's MiG-29 flies for last time before upgrade

The landed squadron was received by 11 Base Repair Depot (BRD) at Ojhar in Nashik district.

published on : 29th September 2019

Kargil seeks to shrug off its 'war zone' tag, claim place as tourist destination

The Kargil war lasted for nearly three months, killed more than 500 Indian and nearly 400 Pakistani soldiers.

published on : 10th September 2019

IAF big guns pay a flying tribute to Kargil martyr Squadron Leader Ajay Ahuja

Nambiar, who is also one of the strong contenders to become IAF chief after Dhanoa, had flown Mirage 2000 during the Kargil war, while Dhanoa had commanded a Mig-21 squadron.

published on : 27th May 2019

Adarsh Housing Society flouted every rule, ignored Kargil war widows

Located in a sensitive coastal area and in proximity to several defence establishments, the flats however ended up being allocated to bureaucrats, and relatives of politicians.

published on : 22nd December 2017

ABVP’s threats: Gurmehar Kaur gets support from Lady Sri Ram College  

The first year student of the English Department got surprising support from her teachers for standing against the ABVP’s rape threats and trolls.

published on : 28th February 2017

DU student Gurmehar Kaur withdraws herself from AISA march, requests to be left alone 

Arvind Kejriwal to meet Delhi LG Anil Baijal requesting him to order action against ABVP and rape threats to Gurmehar Kaur today. 

published on : 28th February 2017

Don’t call me a martyr’s daughter if it bothers you, says Gurmehar Kaur

While many Twitter users criticised Sehwag for comparing a cricket match to a war, many others including Randeep Hooda cheered Sehwag for his remark.

published on : 28th February 2017

Kargil martyr's daughter gets rape threats for opposing ABVP

Lady Sri Ram Ram College student Gurmehar Kaur, daughter of Kargil martyr Captain Mandeep Singh, said she has attracted a barrage of hate messages over her stand on the issue.

published on : 27th February 2017
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