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  • I would have sacked army chief if Kargil war was conducted without informing me: Imran Khan Oct 02, 2020 06:52 PM IST

    I would have sacked army chief if Kargil war was conducted without informing me: Imran Khan

    The comment was made in the context of three-time prime minister Sharif's claim that the ISI chief asked him to step down in 2014 when Khan had unleashed a big protest sit-in the national capital.

  • Kargil War hero under investigation after faking identity to fly Amit Shah, BSF begins probe Aug 27, 2019 07:50 PM IST

    Kargil War hero under investigation after faking identity to fly Amit Shah, BSF begins probe

    For a pilot to fly a VIP, he/she needs to have a minimum of 500 hours of flying hours. And the pre-requisite to fly the Home Minister is in excess of 1,000 hours

  • Defence | A Chief of Defence Staff will not address the armed forces’ problems Aug 16, 2019 12:11 PM IST

    Defence | A Chief of Defence Staff will not address the armed forces’ problems

    A two-decade-old bureaucratic reform cannot solve a deep human problem the Indian military is facing.

  • Pakistan cannot fight full-fledged war with India: Rajnath Singh Jul 26, 2019 12:46 PM IST

    Pakistan cannot fight full-fledged war with India: Rajnath Singh

    Singh was speaking in Lok Sabha on the 20th anniversary of Kargil conflict as Parliament paid tributes to Indian soldiers who drove out enemy forces and reclaimed Kargil heights.

  • Kargil Vijay Diwas: India remembers martyrs and war heroes, celebrates 20 years of Operation Vijay Jul 26, 2019 11:47 AM IST

    Kargil Vijay Diwas: India remembers martyrs and war heroes, celebrates 20 years of Operation Vijay

    In a show of solidarity with the martyrs, Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid his tributes on Twitter by sharing throwback images of himself in Kargil.

  • Kashmir resolution is bound to happen, no power on earth can stop it: Rajnath Singh Jul 20, 2019 06:22 PM IST

    Kashmir resolution is bound to happen, no power on earth can stop it: Rajnath Singh

    The bridge over the Ujh river in Kathua was constructed at a cost of Rs 50 crore.

  • The four lessons from the Kargil war for a new India | Analysis Jul 15, 2019 11:24 AM IST

    The four lessons from the Kargil war for a new India | Analysis

    It has been 20 years since the Indian Army, with the help of the Indian Air Force, wrested back the glaciated heights of Kargil, in the Ladakh sector, from the Pakistan Army. But the attitude of the latter remains unchanged on cross-border terrorism,...

  • Remembering Coffin Gate: The 'scam' that ended George Fernandes' political career Jan 29, 2019 01:02 PM IST

    Remembering Coffin Gate: The 'scam' that ended George Fernandes' political career

    George Fernandes was accused and later cleared of the Rs 24,000 crore coffin scam.

  • 19 years on, son joins father’s battalion after he was martyred in Kargil war Jun 11, 2018 03:50 PM IST

    19 years on, son joins father’s battalion after he was martyred in Kargil war

    Lance Naik Bachan Singh was killed on June 12, 1999 after his battalion was attacked in Tololing in Kargil

  • New book claims Nawaz Sharif was unaware of Pakistan army's Kargil infiltration Jun 04, 2018 12:55 PM IST

    New book claims Nawaz Sharif was unaware of Pakistan army's Kargil infiltration

    In her book named 'From Kargil to the Coup: Events that shook Pakistan', Nasim Zehra, a Pakistani journalist, claims the then PM and other senior officials were unaware of the military operation

  • Indian Air Force bids farewell to MiG-27 ML Bahadur Dec 29, 2017 07:34 PM IST

    Indian Air Force bids farewell to MiG-27 ML Bahadur

    The MiG-27 ML, codenamed 'Bahadur' in India, was given farewell by IAF; it had an impeccable track record in its more than three decades of glorious service to the nation, the spokesperson said in a statement.

  • India marks Kargil Vijay Diwas today: All you need to know Jul 26, 2017 09:42 AM IST

    India marks Kargil Vijay Diwas today: All you need to know

    India marks the 'Kargil Vijay Diwas' every year on July 26 to commemorate India's victory over Pakistan in the 1999 Kargil War.

  • See Nifty rebounding to 8700 in 2-3 sessions; buy on dips: Pro Sep 29, 2016 03:37 PM IST

    See Nifty rebounding to 8700 in 2-3 sessions; buy on dips: Pro

    During the Kargil War, the market had not reacted so sharply due to various reasons, says Ashwani Gujral, ashwanigujral.com. There was a software boom across the globe and a market rally had just started in the country. The current market rally is 7 months old and the market had to get hit by this news.

  • Uri Attack: Musharraf warns of Pak counter if India retaliates Sep 20, 2016 08:56 PM IST

    Uri Attack: Musharraf warns of Pak counter if India retaliates

    “The persons who are talking about military retaliation - including your DGMO, your defence minister - should understand the consequences. The DGMO should learn a lesson of military that you have to wargame it till the end.

  • Army's capabilities have grown since Kargil: Lt Gen Hooda Jul 26, 2015 05:07 PM IST

    Army's capabilities have grown since Kargil: Lt Gen Hooda

    Lt Gen Hooda said the army has taken action to counter infiltration and was considering replacing the existing fence with a hi-tech one.

  • Musharraf does not regret Kargil war: Exclusive Interview Nov 17, 2012 03:51 PM IST

    Musharraf does not regret Kargil war: Exclusive Interview

    Former Pakistan President General Pervez Musharraf on Saturday remained adamant about not regretting the Kargil war, and even suggesting that he did not know if Pakistan spy agency ISI was operating terror camps against India.

  • Hang Kasab immediately: Bitta Jul 15, 2011 04:12 PM IST

    Hang Kasab immediately: Bitta

    Anti-Terrorist Front chairman M S Bitta today demanded immediate hanging of 26/11 convict Ajmal Kasab and said the recent Mumbai serial blasts would have "never" happened if he had been executed.

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