Kargil Vijay Diwas(Search results - 26)
IndiaJul 26, 2020, 11:47 AM IST
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
IndiaJul 26, 2020, 10:51 AM IST
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
IndiaJul 27, 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.
IndiaJul 26, 2019, 8:41 PM IST
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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.
IndiaJul 26, 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
IndiaJul 26, 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.
IndiaJul 26, 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.
IndiaJul 26, 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.
IndiaJul 26, 2019, 2:00 PM IST
Kargil Vijay Diwas: INS Parundu open to public; children throng to see aircraft
July 26, 2019 marks the 20th anniversary of the Kargil Vijay Diwas wherein India tasted victory against Pakistan. INS Parundu situated in Ramanathapuram has been opened for public viewing.
IndiaJul 26, 2019, 11:43 AM IST
Nation celebrates Kargil Vijay Diwas thanks to MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar’s efforts after Congress chose to ignore
It took repeated requests from current Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar for the Congress government to start celebrating Kargil Vijay Diwas in 2009
IndiaJul 25, 2019, 11:34 AM IST
Kargil Vijay Diwas: Army veteran shares his battlefield experiences
20 years after the Kargil War, Army men recall the wonderful victory that India tasted in 1999 against Pakistan
IndiaJul 20, 2019, 3:00 PM IST
Pakistan troops violate ceasefire ahead of Kargil Vijay Diwas in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch
According to a defence spokesperson, Pakistani troops violated ceasefire by resorting to unprovoked mortar and small arms firing along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch, Jammu and Kashmir
IndiaJul 14, 2019, 2:02 PM IST
Kargil Vijay Diwas: Indian Navy personnel participate in 'Health Walk' to set off celebrations
More than 2000 naval personnel and their family members were seen participating in a 'Health Walk' to commence Kargil Vijay Diwas celebrations at Eastern Naval Command (ENC)
IndiaJun 14, 2019, 3:37 PM IST
Nation to celebrate 20th anniversary of Kargil Victory: Here's how
According to a press release by the Ministry of Defence, the celebrations in the National Capital will begin on July 14 with the illumination of a 'Victory Flame' from the National War Memorial in New Delhi
IndiaMay 27, 2019, 5:58 PM IST
Remembering squadron leader Ajay Ahuja; Hero of Operation Safed Sagar
Squadron leader Ajay Ahuja hailed from Kota in Rajasthan. He was an alumnus of the National Defence Academy and was commissioned in the IAF on June 14, 1985, as a fighter pilot. Over fourteen years in various squadrons of the IAF, he served as an operational pilot on MiG-21 variants and on the MiG-23 fighter bomber