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 ...
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 | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday January 31, 2013
The country deserves to know the truth on the Kargil "fiasco" that led to the deaths of hundreds of Pakistani soldiers and damaged ties with India, said a leading Pakistani daily.
India | Written by NK Kalia | Friday December 21, 2012
Captain Saurabh Kalia was taken prisoner during the Kargil War between India and Pakistan. His mutilated body was returned to India on June 9, 1999. His father, Dr NK Kalia, 64, a retired senior scientist from the Council of Scientific and Industri...
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Saturday December 15, 2012
After his remarks caused anger and controversy, Pakistan's interior minister Rehman Malik today told NDTV that he is willing to order an investigation into the case of Kargil martyr Captain Saurabh Kalia's torture.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 4, 2012
Rahul Gandhi and the BJP sparred today with the Congress general secretary reminding the latter that while in opposition, the Congress had supported the ruling NDA on the Kargil issue but with the roles reversed, it was not reciprocating on national ...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 4, 2012
Shiv Sena today slammed Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi for his comments that though Congress had backed the BJP-led NDA government during the Kargil war, the Opposition was not supporting FDI in retail.
India | Reported by Harsha Kumari Singh, written by Samira Shaikh | Saturday October 6, 2012
Jai Ram, age 35, is a local hero in his Dabla village in north Rajasthan, a 140 km drive from Jaipur. His recognition is well-earned. In his small house, his medal -the Vir Chakra- earned for service to the nation as a jawan of the Rajputana Rifles i...
Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 6, 2012
Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Wednesday visited the Kargil War Memorial to pay homage to the martyrs, winding up his five-day visit to the state.
Press Trust of India | Sunday December 4, 2011
Veteran Bollywood actress Helen's debut Marathi film, One Room Kitchen, releases on December 16.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 26, 2011
A wreath laying ceremony was held on Tuesday at the Drass War Memorial in Jammu and Kashmir to mark the 12th anniversary of Army's victory in 1999 Kargil War. Senior Army officers and the relatives of those killed in the two-month-long war presented ...
Cities | NDTV Correspondent | Tuesday January 11, 2011
In an unnerving parallel to the Adarsh Society Scam in Mumbai another land scam surfaced from Pune involving high ranking Army officers, police personnel and civil servants.While reports claimed that the high profile crowd grabbed houses in the Pune housing society coming up in the name of Kargil wa...
India | NDTV Correspondent | Sunday January 9, 2011
The list of housing scams in Maharashtra is just growing. This time in Pune.?This four-acre piece of land in Lohegaon, earmarked for a defence personnel cooperative society was promoted as a residential scheme for Kargil war heroes.?But when the society was proposed names of several bureau...