The world's highest battleground (Aired April 1995)
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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 Vishnu Som | Thursday July 4, 2013
Almost a decade ago, Suneet Sohal, then a Major in the Army, was flying me on a tiny Cheetah helicopter from Partapur, a Brigade Headquarters in North Ladakh, to the Army's Siachen base camp, the hub of all operations along the Siachen glacier. We w...
India | Press Trust of India | Monday May 13, 2013
An Army helicopter, on air maintenance operations, crashed this morning in the Siachen glacier. Both the pilots survived the accident and were being evacuated for treatment, army sources said.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday May 13, 2013
An army helicopter crashed this morning in the Siachen glacier area of Jammu and Kashmir, defence sources said in Srinagar.
World | Press Trust of India | Monday April 15, 2013
Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf today said there would be no peace in the region without the resolution of outstanding issues with India, including the disputes over Kashmir, Siachen and Sir Creek.
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 | Friday February 15, 2013
Italian prosecutors investigating defence giant Finmeccanica say that in addition to bribing officials for a 12-helicopter deal, the company discussed kickbacks for a larger deal as well with a serving Brigadier in the Indian Army.
India | Edited by Ashish Mukherjee | Sunday December 16, 2012
Six Indian Army soldiers were killed and one is missing in an avalanche that struck the Siachen Glacier early today. The tragedy occurred in Sub-sector Hanif when troops were moving between posts at 19,000 feet.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 14, 2012
Troops stationed at the Siachen Glacier can look forward to better resource mobilisation as the Indian Air Force is procuring 12 new light helicopters for deployment there.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 12, 2012
Pakistan today said it is willing to go by the agreement that it had in the past with India to resolve some of the disputes like Sir Creek and Siachen.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 12, 2012
Indian and Pakistani officials have made no forward movement on resolving the military stand-off on the Siachen glacier, with both sides sticking to their stated positions in two-day talks, diplomatic and official sources said today.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday June 11, 2012
The Defence Secretaries of India and Pakistan today began talks on the military standoff on Siachen against the backdrop of calls from Islamabad to demilitarise the Himalayan glacier in the wake of an avalanche that killed 139 people at a Pakistan Ar...
Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 6, 2012
Indian cricket team captain and goodwill ambassador of the Indian army, Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Tuesday reached Ladakh as a part of his two-day tour and inaugurated a newly-constructed army ground here.
Press Trust of India | Monday June 4, 2012
India cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni will on Tuesday begin a two-day tour of the frontier Ladakh region during which he will visit Siachen glacier - the highest battleground of the world, a defence spokesman said here on Monday.
India | Nitin Gokhale | Wednesday May 23, 2012
An Army aviation pilot has died, and another has been injured after their helicopter crashed in Siachen.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday May 22, 2012
Rescue teams have found equipment belonging to Pakistani soldiers at the site of a massive avalanche that buried 138 soldiers and civilians in Siachen in April, the Pakistan Army said on Tuesday.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 15, 2012
India today made it clear that it has no plans to thin out troops from wartime positions in border areas where they were deployed post 26/11.
India | NDTV Correspondent with inputs from PTI | Friday May 11, 2012
India and Pakistan will hold their next round of talks on the military standoff on Siachen glacier during June 11-12 in Islamabad. The last round of talks on Siachen was held in Delhi by the Defence Secretaries of the two countries almost a year ago.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday May 4, 2012
India has toughened its stance on Siachen, the world's highest battleground, said Pakistan army chief general Ashfaq Parvez Kayani.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 3, 2012
Top officials of India and Pakistan will hold talks this month on key issues like the Sir Creek maritime boundary and counter-terrorism.