kargil sector

Kargil martyrs remembered on Vijay Diwas

July 26th, 2012 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 26 (IANS) A solemn ceremony was held at the Chinar Corps headquarters here Thursday to commemorate the heroes of the 1999 Kargil conflict on the 13th anniversary of ... Read more...

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Antony refuses to set deadline for war memorial

July 26th, 2012 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) As the nation celebrates the 13th anniversary of its victory in the 1999 Kargil war, Defence Minister A.K. Antony Thursday refused to set a ... Read more...

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Dhoni visits Kargil, pays homage to martyrs of 1999

June 6th, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, June 6 (IANS) Indian Cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni Wednesday visited the theatre of the 1999 Kargil Conflict and wondered how Indian soldiers had pushed back Pakistanis from the ... Read more...

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One couple on a drive - along India’s border

August 12th, 2011 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Aug 12 (IANS) Even before stepping on the gas, they are describing their journey as insanely long, incredibly extensive and a never done before thing. But when Chennai-based couple ... Read more...

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IAF against creating CDS ‘in present format’

May 11th, 2011 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) The Indian Air Force (IAF) Wednesday opposed creating, "in the present format", the post of a chief of defence staff (CDS) above the armed forces ... Read more...

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Court order or not, Indian Army still grapples with Bofors ghost

March 4th, 2011 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) A Delhi court may have allowed closure of the Bofors pay-off case against Italian businessman Ottavio Quattrochhi, but the Indian Army will still continue to ... Read more...

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Antony pays tribute to Kargil martyrs

July 26th, 2010 - 9:44 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 26 (ANI): Defence Minister A K Antony led the nation in paying tributes to Kargil martyrs, on the occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas, at Amar Jawan Jyoti in the ... Read more...

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Himalayan tunnel will be engineering marvel (With images)

June 20th, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Sarwar Kashani New Delhi, June 20 (IANS) The foundation of the Rohtang tunnel - expected to be the world's longest tunnel at over 13,000 ft - will be laid June 28, ... Read more...

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Vice President Ansari visits Kargil

June 21st, 2009 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 21 (IANS) Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari Sunday visited Kargil district of Jammu and Kashmir amid a rousing welcome in the cold desert region of the state. Ansari is the first ... Read more...

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Vice President Ansari to visit Kargil Sunday

June 20th, 2009 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, June 20 (IANS) Vice President Hamid Ansari will Sunday visit border posts along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Kargil sector, where Indian and Pakistani forces had engaged ... Read more...

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Country remembers its Kargil war heroes

July 26th, 2008 - 11:08 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar , July 26 (ANI): Indian Army in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday paid tributes to its 1999 Kargil heroes who sacrificed their lives while flushing out Pakistani soldiers in an ... Read more...

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