Kargil(Search results - 71)
India19, Feb 2020, 6:54 PM IST
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.
India Untold16, Jan 2020, 3:40 PM IST
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.
India27, Dec 2019, 7:23 PM IST
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.
India27, Dec 2019, 10:52 AM IST
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)
India8, Oct 2019, 9:15 AM IST
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.
India9, Sep 2019, 7:35 PM IST
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.
Entertainment29, Aug 2019, 7:06 PM IST
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.
Bollywood29, Aug 2019, 1:45 PM IST
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.
India27, Jul 2019, 8:40 PM IST
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.
India26, Jul 2019, 8:41 PM IST
From Yediyurappa sworn in as chief minister to Kargil Vijay Diwas, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
BJP leader BS Yediyurappa has been sworn in as the chief minister of Karnataka at the Raj Bhavan in Bengaluru today and celebrations have already begun outside his residence. Scientists at the Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observational Sciences (ARIES) have discovered 28 new variable stars in the Milky Way galaxy. Watch MyNation in 100 seconds for the top headlines from across the country.
India26, Jul 2019, 5:50 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh: Ex-serviceman beaten up on eve of Kargil Vijay Diwas
A retired soldier was beaten up in Uttar Pradesh by staff of a granite company just a day before the nation celebrated Kargil Vijay Diwas on July 26
India26, Jul 2019, 5:07 PM IST
Kargil Vijay Diwas: Pakistan did not learn its lesson despite defeat, says Eastern Army Commander
Eastern Army commander Lt General MM Naravane stated that Pakistan did not learn its lesson while paying tribute to the soldiers who laid down their lives in the 1999 Kargil war at a solemn wreath-laying ceremony at Fort William.
India26, Jul 2019, 2:55 PM IST
Rajnath Singh: Pakistan cannot fight a full-fledged war with India
Defence minister Rajnath Singh was addressing Parliament on the 20th anniversary of the Kargil conflict. The House paid tribute to Indian soldiers who drove out enemy forces and reclaimed Kargil district.
India26, Jul 2019, 2:48 PM IST
Kargil Vijay Diwas: Army officers remember martyrs' sacrifices at Batala
Army officers celebrated Kargil Vijay Diwas by paying tributes to the martyrs of the Kargil war at the war memorial in Batala.