The biggest stories of August 16, 2013
Aug 16, 2013
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 28, 2013
The Army has provided latest Swiss winter gear including trousers, jackets and gloves to jawans deployed in places such as Siachen Glacier to enable them to brave temperatures that go even below minus 50 degree Celcius.
India | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Tuesday November 26, 2013
As the race for the Indian Ocean region heats up with India, China and the United States trying to dominate the region, South Block is all set to hand over the controls of the Andaman and Nicobar Command (ANC) - India's strategic outpost in the Bay o...
Press Trust of India | Friday November 22, 2013
He may be one of the most bankable stars in Hindi film industry but Saif Ali Khan's actress wife Kareena Kapoor has revealed that her husband hardly watches Bollywood movies.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 3, 2013
Leh recorded the season's lowest night temperature at minus 7.4 degrees Celsius, a Met Department official said.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday October 21, 2013
Days ahead of his meeting with President Barack Obama, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today said that during his US visit in July 1999 amid Kargil conflict, he had clearly told then President Bill Clinton that if the US intervened, Kashmir issu...
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Saturday October 5, 2013
The Indian Army, which has been engaged in an encounter in the Keran sector in Jammu and Kashmir, has said that most of the 30 terrorists who tried to cross over from Pakistan have been killed and the operation is almost over. Four terrorists were re...
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday October 4, 2013
Indian Army Chief Bikram Singh today said there was no 'Kargil-like situation' in Jammu and Kashmir, where an encounter to stop a major infiltration from across the border has entered the 11th day.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday September 5, 2013
Sudesh Berry is returning to the small screen after two years, and that too with two shows.
India | Reported by Nitin A Gokhale | Friday August 16, 2013
In the massive exchange of fire between Indian and Pakistani troops in various sectors since yesterday, Pakistan fired across the Line of Control in the Kargil and Drass sectors of Jammu and Kashmir for the first time in the 14 years since the Kargil...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday August 16, 2013
For the first time since the Kargil war of 1999, Pakistani forces fired across the Line of Control in the Kargil and Drass sectors yesterday. Sources say this indicates Pakistan's attempt to 'reactivate' the entire Line of Control with crossfire. Aga...
India | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Wednesday July 31, 2013
A video taken during a Pakistani army function has reportedly captured a soldier sharing details of an encounter in which Captain Saurabh Kalia, and five of his platoon members were killed in 1999 just before the Kargil war broke out.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 28, 2013
The National War Memorial, dedicated to soldiers who laid down their lives for the nation, has failed to meet the fifth deadline even as it was expected to be ready by the 14th Kargil Vijay Diwas. Spread over 7.5 acres, the memorial is being construc...
India | Nitin Gokhale | Sunday July 21, 2013
Fifty years ago, the Indian Army raised a new formation, primarily to combat insurgency in the north-east. Today, not only it has accomplished its missions in the north-east along with Jammu and Kashmir, but more importantly, won the Kargil conflict ...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday April 26, 2013
One person was feared dead while six others were injured as avalanches hit two trucks and a load carrier along 434-km Srinagar-Leh national highway.
World | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 27, 2013
Former military ruler Pervez Musharraf today said he was "proud of the Kargil operation", during which Pakistani troops had crossed the Line of Control and occupied positions on the Indian side in 1999.
India | NDTV.com | Friday March 15, 2013
In an exclusive interview to NDTV's Group Editor Barkha Dutt, former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf says he "won't deny" reports that he crossed into Indian territory ahead of the Kargil War in 1999 to spend some time with his troops.
India | ndtv.com | Thursday March 14, 2013
In an exclusive interview to NDTV, former Pakistani President General Pervez Musharraf says he will not deny that before the Kargil war in 1999, he crossed the Line of Control and spent the night with his troops 11 kilometres inside Indian territory...
India | NDTV.com | Thursday March 14, 2013
Did General Pervez Musharraf spend a night with Pakistani troops 11 kms inside India just before the Kargil war? The former President of Pakistan tells NDTV he will not deny that charge.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 23, 2013
The Jammu-Srinagar National Highway remained closed for the second day today even as fresh snowfall across Kashmir prompted authorities to issue an avalanche warning in higher reaches of the Valley.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 12, 2013
Kashmir Valley on Tuesday got a slight respite from cold wave conditions as the minimum temperature increased by couple of degrees.