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20 years of Kargil war

20th anniversary of 1999 Kargil War: Nation remembers martyrs on Vijay Diwas, pays tribute

Our martyrs were remembered at the Kargil War Memorial at Dras in Kargil district of Jammu and Kashmir with all the three service chiefs as well as the then Army chief, other veterans and kin of soldiers participating.

Jul 27, 2019, 00:08 AM IST

India has right over entire J&K, including PoK; political decision on how to take it back: General Bipin Rawat

Speaking on the 20th anniversary of India's victory in the Kargil War, General Rawat said, "India has the right over the entire Jammu and Kashmir, including Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK). How we will take it back is a political decision."

Jul 26, 2019, 17:12 PM IST

On Kargil Vijay Diwas, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat warns Pakistan of 'bloodier nose' next time

General Rawat also talked about the plans to modernise the Army's inventory and said that the focus is on the Artillery weapon system.

Jul 26, 2019, 14:29 PM IST

On Kargil Vijay Diwas, PM Narendra Modi shares unseen pictures of his Kargil visit in 1999

PM Modi took to Twitter and shared some unseen pictures of his Kargil visit in 1999.

Jul 26, 2019, 09:09 AM IST

Kargil Vijay Diwas 20th anniversary: Nation pays tribute to its fallen heroes today

Since 1999, July 26 is celebrated as the Kargil Vijay Diwas in India, every year, to celebrate the victory of operation Vijay.

Jul 26, 2019, 06:51 AM IST

Kargil Vijay Diwas: Why recapturing the strategic Kargil region was important for India

The NH1 is a strategic route to Siachen Glacier and connects Srinagar to Leh in Ladakh. Having a complete view of NH1 enabled Pakistanis to watch the troop and supply movements of the Indian forces and even open fire on them.

Jul 25, 2019, 17:53 PM IST

Kargil War: How Gorkha Regiment led by Lieutenant Manoj Pandey reclaimed Khalubar Hills

As the nation observes the 20th anniversary of its victory in ‘Operation Vijay', here's an account of how the Gorkha Regiment of the Indian Army recaptured the Khalubar Hills from the Pakistan-backed intruders.

Jul 20, 2019, 23:30 PM IST

20 years after Kargil War, Indian Army recreates 'Operation Vijay' to pay homage to martyrs

The Indian Army is set to mark the 20th anniversary of 'Operation Vijay' to commemorate its victory during the Kargil War against intruding Pakistani troops who had occupied the icy heights in 1999. 

Jul 09, 2019, 07:08 AM IST

20 years of Kargil War: All you need to know

This segment of Zee News brings to you ground report from Kargil. Watch this video to know more.

Jul 06, 2019, 23:20 PM IST

20 years of Kargil War: IAF turns Gwalior Air Base into war theatre, recreates Tiger Hill attack

Commemorating 20 years of the Kargil War, the IAF on Monday turned the Gwalior air base virtually into a conflict theatre, with dramatic reenactment of some of the milestones of the operation in 1999.

In a symbolic 'recreation' of the Tiger Hill attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Drass-Kargil area, the air force used the Mirage 2000 aircraft and explosives were blown up on a 'model hill' to recreate the crucial events of the war.

Jun 24, 2019, 10:38 AM IST