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Updated : 1 year, 8 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 23 (ANI): Kargil war hero Lieutenant General YK Joshi on Thursday was appointed as the Northern Army Commander, where he would be looking after borders with China and Pakistan and would be in charge of the counter-terrorism operations in the Kashmir valley.
Updated : 1 year, 9 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 1 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday congratulated former Army chief Bipin Rawat for taking over as the first Chief of Defence Staff and called him an "outstanding officer" who has served India with great zeal.
Jodhpur (Rajasthan) [India], Dec 27 (ANI): Indian Air Force (IAF) on Friday de-commissioned MiG-27 aircraft after a ceremony held at Air Force Station Jodhpur.
New Delhi [India], Dec 25 (ANI): Home Minister Amit Shah on Wednesday paid tributes to former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his 95th birth anniversary and said that decisions like Pokharan nuclear tests and Kargil War in the late 1990s created a strong image of India in the world.
Updated : 1 year, 10 months ago IST
Chandigarh [India], Dec 13 (ANI): Lamenting the lackadaisical attitude of political class towards defence needs of the country, former Army Chief General VP Malik on Friday said that due lessons had not been learned from the Kargil War leaving the nation vulnerable on the security front.
Chandigarh [India], Dec 13 (ANI): A panel discussion was held on 'The Kargil Victory: Battles From Peak to Peak', a book written by Colonel SC Tyagi here at third Military Literature Festival in local Lake Club on Friday.
Updated : 1 year, 11 months ago IST
New Delhi (India), Nov 11 (ANI): Janhvi Kapoor credited her father Boney Kapoor for her electrifying energy while extending warm wishes on his 64th birthday!
Updated : 2 years ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 6 (ANI): Border Security Force (BSF)'s pilot Wing Commander (retd) JS Sangwan, who is facing criminal charges for impersonating his senior to fly the incumbent Union Home Minister Amit Shah's plane has tendered resignation from the services.
Updated : 2 years, 1 month ago IST
New Delhi [India], Sept 6 (ANI): Air Force chief B S Dhanoa on Friday kickstarted an ultra-marathon covering over 4,500 kilometres from Kargil War Memorial to Kohima War Cemetery in Nagaland to support the "Fit India" movement launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi last week.
New Delhi [India], Aug 29 (ANI): After an impressive debut in 'Dhadak', Janhvi Kapoor is soon going to treat her fans with the upcoming film 'The Kargil War', a biopic based on Gunjan Saxena, who is one of the first female pilots of India to fly in combat.
Updated : 2 years, 2 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], July 28 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday that he visited Kargil 20 years ago when the war with Pakistan was at its peak and saluted the valor of the soldiers by bowing to the soil there.
New Delhi [India], July 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday asserted that India will not succumb to any international pressure on the issue of national security and ensure modernisation of defence forces, while noting that the Vajpayee government had given "an effective ans