India | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 23, 2014
Cold wave tightened its grip in Kashmir Valley and Ladakh region as the night temperatures at most places slipped further below the freezing point with Kargil shivering at the season's lowest of minus 10 degrees Celsius.
Cities | Indo- Asian News Service | Wednesday November 19, 2014
Normal life was affected in Srinagar as night temperatures dropped to half a degree below the freezing point today. Dense morning fog also forced locals to stay indoors.
India | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Sunday September 14, 2014
This was not first time that Mohammed Riaz and 30 other families of Jammu's Gujjar Basti have turned homeless. Back in 1999, during the Kargil war, all these families had been uprooted from their homes in RS Pura. They had rebuilt their lives on the ...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday September 11, 2014
Union Minister for Rural Development, Sanitation, Drinking Water and Panchayat Raj Nitin Gadkari on Wednesday approved 28 projects worth Rs.438 crore for building rural roads in Leh and Kargil districts in Ladakh.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 12, 2014
The Congress today agreed with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remarks that Pakistan was waging a "proxy war" against India but attacked him at the same time over repeated ceasefire violations by Pakistan since the NDA government came to power.
India | NDTV.com | Tuesday August 12, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi made his second trip in two months to Kashmir today. He has become the first Indian PM in 15 years to visit the Siachen glacier - dubbed the world's highest battlefield.
India | Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday August 13, 2014
On his second trip in two months to Jammu and Kashmir, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today visited Kargil, where a massive crowd turned up to hear him speak.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Tuesday August 12, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is in Leh this morning and will soon head to Kargil. He is the first prime minister to visit the high-altitude town since the Kargil war of 1999. This is the PM's second visit to Jammu and Kashmir since he took over as Pr...
India | Reported by Zafar Iqbal, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday August 11, 2014
In his second visit to Jammu and Kashmir after assuming office, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be in Leh and Kargil tomorrow. Coming ahead of the assembly-elections, the trip will involve a major boost for the power sector in the energy-starved st...
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 26, 2014
On the 15th anniversary of the Kargil War, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley today said the government will soon finalise the site for construction of a "grand" National War Memorial.
India | Barkha Dutt | Friday July 25, 2014
He has been told he cannot be recognized as a war-wounded soldier.
India | Indo Asian News Service | Friday July 25, 2014
Indian Army Chief General Bikram Singh on Friday paid tribute to the martyrs of the 1999 Kargil War in Jammu and Kashmir's Ladakh region on the occasion of 15th Vijay Diwas.
Opinion | Sudheendra Kulkarni | Wednesday July 9, 2014
What Pakistanis think of peace process, the new Modi government.
Election 2014 | Ketki Angre | Monday May 26, 2014
On the eve of Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony as India's next Prime Minister, BJP's oldest ally in Maharashtra, the Shiv Sena has reiterated its stand on Islamabad saying Pakistan cannot be trusted, even saying the Pak PM Nawaz Sharif was in-cha...
Election 2014 | Edited by Surabhi Malik (With Inputs from PTI) | Wednesday May 7, 2014
Himachal Pradesh has only four Lok Sabha seats, but the battle for these will be followed keenly, not least after the controversy over Narendra Modi's use of the phrase "yeh dil maange more" and reference to Kargil martyr Captain Vikram Batra while c...
Election 2014 | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday May 5, 2014
Narendra Modi today hit back at Sonia Gandhi, who had mocked him for borrowing Kargil martyr Vikram Batra's phrase "Yeh Dil Maange More" last week.
Election 2014 | Devesh Kumar | Tuesday April 29, 2014
In the midst of a huge controversy after he referred to Kargil martyr Vikram Batra at a rally, Narendra Modi this evening said, "I will quit politics rather than allow dignity of martyrs be hurt."
Elections | Kamal Kant Batra | Tuesday April 29, 2014
A solider's family should be treated like God, she writes
Election 2014 | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday April 29, 2014
Campaigning in the hometown of Kargil martyr Vikram Batra, Narendra Modi used his famous catch-phrase: Yeh Dil Maange More!
Election 2014 | Written by Anand Kumar Patel | Monday April 28, 2014
Captain Vikram Batra, Param Vir Chakra, died fighting the Kargil war. He was 24.