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    India26, Jul 2020, 1:54 PM

    Mann Ki Baat: PM Modi pays tribute to Kargil War heroes on Vijay Diwas

    ‘ Wearing a face mask, using a gamchcha or a light towel to cover, two yard distancing, frequently washing hands, avoiding spitting anywhere, taking full care of hygiene and sanitation — these are our weapons to protect us from Corona ,’ PM Modi said while addressing his monthly radio programme Mann Ki Baat

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    India26, Jul 2020, 11:47 AM

    Kargil Vijay Diwas: Thanks to MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar, nation celebrates this day every year

    The then Congress-led government failed to remember the Kargil martyrs, until MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar raised it in the Parliament in July 2009

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    India26, Jul 2020, 10:51 AM

    Kargil Vijay Diwas: Defence minister Rajnath Singh pays tributes at National War Memorial

    On July 26, 1999, the Indian Army had announced the successful culmination of "Operation Vijay", declaring victory after the nearly three-month-long battles in Kargil

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    India5, Jul 2020, 12:38 PM

    Mild earthquake of 4.7 magnitude on Richter Scale hits Ladakh’s Kargil

    An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.7 on the Richter Scale hit 433km NNW of Kargil, Ladakh today at 3:37 am

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    Views27, May 2020, 7:56 PM

    'If I turn back, shoot me': A review of Captain Vijyant Thapar’s biography

    29 June 1999 - On a sunny afternoon in Noida, more than a lakh people had gathered to pay their last respects to Lt. Vijyant Thapar, whose body was flown in by the Indian Airlines earlier that day. Col Virendra Thapar, Vijyant’s father, was a third-generation military man in the family. ‘Robin’ as he was affectionately called, Lt. Vijyant Thapar, led a company platoon of the 2 Rajputana Rifles that fought in the Battle of Knoll, Three Pimples and Lone Hill during the Kargil War in 1999. A story of a braveheart is revisited by Neha Dwivedi and Col Thapar in ‘Vijyant at Kargil: The Life of a Kargil Hero’.

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    India19, Feb 2020, 6:54 PM

    When Vajpayee Took A Peace Offering Bus Ride To Lahore; And Pakistan Responded With Kargil War

    It was a short-lived thaw in stormy relations between India and Pakistan When former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee took a bus from Amritsar to Lahore on February 19, 1999 and hugged his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif leaving an endearing image that symbolised hope in bilateral ties. Atal Bihari Vajpayee had made a significant diplomatic breakthrough and the move was hailed as the dawn of a new era in Indo-Pak relations. Little did he know then that within just months of his historic initiative, India and Pakistan would be embroiled in the 1999 Kargil War.

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    India Untold16, Jan 2020, 3:40 PM

    Shershaah Of Kargil: The Story Of Indian Army Legend Captain Vikram Batra

    It’s been more than 20 years since the Indian Armed Forces won the gritty and decisive war against Pakistan in Kargil. However, the unparalleled courage and sacrifice of the heroes are still etched in the collective memory of the country. Among the many bravehearts was a man who went on to become the face of every young Indian soldier. Captain Vikram Batra, popularly known as the legendary Shershaah of Kargil. In this episode of India Untold with Sunita Iyer, let’s revisit the story of Param Vir Chakra Vikram Batra, the unbelievably courageous soldier whose actions in the battlefield transcended heroism.

  • From  Air Force's MiG-27 fighter jet to Jai Shri Ram chants, watch MyNation in 100 seconds

    India27, Dec 2019, 7:23 PM

    From Air Force's MiG-27 fighter jet to Jai Shri Ram chants, watch MyNation in 100 seconds


    Harsh Mander, an activist who carries out fact-finding missions after protests or riots, has filed a report on the anti-CAA protests in Uttar Pradesh, saying cops resorted to chanting ‘Jai Shri Ram’. However, the UP police have dismissed the claims. The Indian Air Force's MiG-27 fighter jet, which played a crucial role during the Kargil conflict, took to the skies one last time on Friday, bringing an end to its four-decade career in the IAF. Do not miss the headlines of the day on MyNation in 100 seconds.

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    India27, Dec 2019, 10:52 AM

    IAF’s Kargil hero MiG-27 to bid adieu to skies, to fly one last time today

    After serving for 40 glorious years, fighter jet MiG-27 that played a crucial part in the Kargil war will be decommissioned today (December 27)

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    India27, Nov 2019, 1:03 PM

    Former Navy Chief Admiral Sushil Kumar passes away at 79

    Sushil Kumar served as Navy Chief between 1998 and 2001 and also oversaw Kargil conflict in 1999

  • The Forgotten Story Of The First IAF Women Pilots Of Kargil War

    India8, Oct 2019, 9:15 AM

    Forgotten Story Of Two IAF Women Warriors Of Kargil

    On Air Force Day, we salute the bravery of Flight Lieutenant Gunjan Saxena and Flight Lieutenant Srividya Rajan, who were the Indian Air Force's first women aviators to fly in the Kargil War Zone in 1999.

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    India9, Sep 2019, 7:35 PM

    Here is why 24-year-old Captain Vikram Batra gave his life during Kargil War

    From leaving Merchant Navy and joining Indian Army in 1996, here is the journey of 24-year-old Captain Vikram Batra who sacrificed his life to safeguard India from the enemies.

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    Entertainment29, Aug 2019, 7:06 PM

    Filmy Trends: From The Zoya Factor's trailer to Matthew McConaughey becoming professor

    Filmy Trends on MyNation brings you a daily wrap-up of entertainment news. The trailer of The Zoya Factor released today to mixed reviews. Also, while Ajay Devgn bought a Rolls Royce Cullinan worth 6.95 crore, Hollywood star Matthew McConaughey became a professor.

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    Bollywood29, Aug 2019, 1:45 PM

    Janhvi Kapoor to star in Karan Johar's 'Gunjan Saxena - The Kargil Girl'

    Then a Flying Officer, Gunjan Saxena was the first woman combat aviator to fly into a war zone 20 years ago during Kargil War.

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    India27, Jul 2019, 8:40 PM

    PM Modi's Kargil tribute: Targets Pakistan, says 'some nations indulge in proxy war'

    All countries must now come together to fight terrorism, said PM Modi, adding that the world now is victimised by terror and that there are nations indulging in proxy war aiming to spread terror. He attended a commemorative function of Kargil Vijay Diwas held at Indira Gandhi Stadium in New Delhi.