Siachen(Search results - 11)
IndiaNov 19, 2019, 9:30 AM IST
Defence minister Rajnath Singh condoles death of 4 Army personnel in Siachen
Defence minister Rajnath Singh has condoled the deaths of four Army personnel in Siachen. Four Indian Army personnel and two civilian porters were killed after they were hit by an avalanche in the northern part of the Siachen Glacier on Monday afternoon.
IndiaOct 21, 2019, 9:31 PM IST
From voter turnout in Maharashtra, Haryana to Kamlesh Tiwari murder update, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
From voter turnout in Maharashtra, Haryana Assembly elections to PM Modi's visit to National Police Memorial on the occasion of Police Commemoration Day, watch MyNation in 100 seconds for the latest news from across India
IndiaOct 21, 2019, 5:55 PM IST
Siachen Glacier open for tourism: Now people can visit the world's highest battlefield
Indian Army had restricted the entry of citizens to Siachen Glacier till now. Only those living in the area, and those working as porters serving the Indian forces were allowed inside.
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
IndiaJun 3, 2019, 4:58 PM IST
Defence minister Rajnath Singh visits Siachen glacier, interacts with troops [Pics]
In a first, defence minister Rajnath Singh on Monday (June 3) visited Siachen Glacier which is the world's highest battlefield. He also interacted with Army personnel and paid tribute to the soldiers who sacrificed their lives in the line of duty. In a series of tweets, Rajnath praised the troops for performing their duty with great courage despite hostile territory.
IndiaMay 7, 2019, 8:21 PM IST
Captain Sunil Khokhar fired at Pakistanis in Siachen, died a hero at 19,856 ft
On May 7, 1994, Captain Sunil Khokhar was detailed to accompany the patrol. At his own initiative, he planned to carry out the silent registration of targets for directing the artillery fire on the enemy camp site
IndiaApr 13, 2019, 3:02 PM IST
Siachen Day: Nation pays homage to heroes at world's highest battlefield (in pics)
On this day in 1984, the Indian Army secured Bilafond La and other passes on the Saltoro Ridgeline, thus launching ‘Operation MEGHDOOT’. Since then, it has been a saga of courage and fortitude in the face of a belligerent enemy, arduous terrain and challenging climatic conditions.
IndiaDec 26, 2018, 1:35 PM IST
Indian Army recovers helicopter from 18,000 ft altitude after 11 months, sets new record
In January 2018, ALH Dhruv Chopper started malfunctioning while on an air maintenance trip along the glacier. The pilot had to land the chopper around a post called Khanda.