Kargil conflict

PM Modi should resume talks as neither India nor Pakistan cannot afford war: Mehbooba Mufti

PM Modi should resume talks as neither India nor Pakistan cannot afford war: Mehbooba Mufti

India put the dialogue with Pakistan on cold storage after the Pathankot attack.

Mar 31, 2018, 18:25 PM IST

'Atal made Sharif speak with Dilip Kumar over Kargil conflict'

 Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee complained to Nawaz Sharif after the outbreak of the Kargil conflict that he had been shabbily treated and made the Pakistan premier speak with Bollywood legend Dilip Kumar who pleaded for controlling the situation, says a new book.

Sep 07, 2015, 13:07 PM IST

President hails mountaineers' service during Kargil conflict

Many mountaineers have served with great distinction during Kargil conflict and they continue to defend country's highest frontiers with courage and fortitude, President Pranab Mukherjee said here on Wednesday.

May 21, 2015, 00:31 AM IST

Ceasefire violations and the Kashmir issue: Pakistan's most workable survival trick?

Over the last few weeks debates have been going on as to why Pakistan has suddenly stepped up firing across the Line of Control (LoC) and the International Border (IB).

Oct 17, 2014, 23:38 PM IST

Akhilesh Yadav defends Azam Khan, says confident EC will lift ban

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Friday came out in support of senior Samajwadi Party leader Mohd Azam Khan terming that the Election Commission`s ban on Khan, from holding public meetings and rallies in the state, will be lifted soon as it was imposed without understanding his reply.

Apr 18, 2014, 19:10 PM IST

Intelligence agencies need to be more professional: Ex-Army chief

Former army chief Gen (retd) VP Malik on Saturday criticised the working of intelligence agencies, saying they had not provided adequate inputs at the beginning of the 1999 Kargil conflict.

Nov 23, 2013, 22:47 PM IST

Kashmir issue: Pak demands US intervention, India says don`t lose sleep over it

Objecting sharply to Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif`s statement on seeking US intervention in resolving the Kashmir issue, External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Sunday said no third party has the right to interfere in this matter.

Oct 20, 2013, 18:08 PM IST

LoC infiltration: Blame game not solution to any issue, says Pakistan

Amid assertions by the Indian Army that infiltration in Keran sector was backed by Pakistani troops, Islamabad on Tuesday said blame game is not the solution to any issue and insisted it too wants a ceasefire of the LoC.

Oct 09, 2013, 00:28 AM IST

Was ousted because of peace talks with India in 1999: Pak PM

Ahead of crucial talks with his Indian counterpart, Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday said he was ousted from power in a military coup in 1999 because he started peace talks with India.

Sep 29, 2013, 01:25 AM IST

Congress attacks on Narendra Modi shows the party`s `frustration`: BJP

BJP on Monday hit back at Congress for attacking its Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, saying this shows the "frustration and despair" of the ruling party, which is resulting in "irreverent" statements from them.

Sep 16, 2013, 21:27 PM IST

PML-N demands independent panel to probes Kargil conflict

Pakistan`s main opposition PML-N has stepped up its demand for creation of an independent judicial commission to probe the Kargil conflict of 1999.

Feb 03, 2013, 13:09 PM IST

No hopes from Pakistan: Capt Saurabh Kalia’s father

The father of the Indian soldier tortured and mutilated in the Kargil conflict has no hopes from the not so sympathetic Pakistan.

Dec 16, 2012, 23:17 PM IST

Kargil- A place where once the guns blazed

Kargil is now opening its arms to a first of its kind film festival that will speak about people of little known territories and their seldom talked about issues.

May 18, 2012, 12:48 PM IST

Emotional tributes to heroes of Kargil conflict

Tears rolled down the faces of family members of the fallen soldiers of Kargil war at the sight of memorials unveiled on Saturday for their loved ones who helped trounce the Pakistani army 10 years ago.

Jul 25, 2009, 18:52 PM IST