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Punjab CM Amarinder Singh applauds locals for rescuing IAF pilot after MiG-29 fighter jet crash

A MiG-29 fighter aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed near Nawanshahr in Punjab on Friday morning. The MiG-29 pilot ejected after the plane developed a technical snag and failed to respond. 

May 08, 2020, 15:46 PM IST

IAF pilot dies, NCC cadet injured in trainer aircraft crash in Punjab's Patiala

A microlight aircraft crashed in Patiala, Punjab, on Monday in the Army cantonment area, killing an Indian Air Force (IAF) pilot and injuring an NCC cadet. A Pipistrel Virus SW 80 trainer aircraft crashed soon after taking off from the Patiala Aviation Club airport, killing Wing Commander G S Cheema, an official spokesperson said.

Feb 24, 2020, 17:03 PM IST

IAF pilot killed in friendly fire awarded with Gallantry medal

The four other IAF personnel who were on board the chopper, including flight engineer Vishal Kumar Pandey, Sergeant Vikrant Sehrawat, Corporals Deepak Pandey and Pankaj Kumar -- have been awarded `Mention-in-Despatches` (MID) posthumously.

Jan 26, 2020, 06:37 AM IST

Wing Commander Abhinandan thanks families of his colleagues

In an undated video that has gone viral on the Internet, defence personnel and colleagues gather around Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman, as the IAF pilot who was captured and held captive in Pakistan earlier this year, interacts with them.

May 05, 2019, 10:18 AM IST

Indian Army, IAF caution people against false propaganda being spread on social media by 'terror sponsors'

The Indian Army and IAF have called the public to not trust any false and malicious information being spread on social media by 'terror sponsors'.

Mar 07, 2019, 14:57 PM IST

Pakistan diplomatic sources quote agreement with US, say F-16 can be used for self-defence

Pakistan on Wednesday had categorically said that no F-16 fighter jets were used in combat against India.

Mar 07, 2019, 14:04 PM IST

Pakistan FM Mahmood Qureshi maintains that PAF shot down 2 IAF fighter jets

Qureshi officially identified Wing Commander Nauman Ali Khan as the Pakistan Air Force pilot who shot down the second Indian fighter jet in the dogfight last week.

Mar 06, 2019, 20:22 PM IST

Farooq Abdullah demands evidence on IAF airstrikes on JeM camp, says 'Where's the proof?'

The NC chief today asked the government to release evidence of the airstrikes carried out against JeM camp.

Mar 06, 2019, 16:25 PM IST

Rs 80 crore deposited in 'Bharat Ke Veer' account for Pulwama terror attack victims' kin

As per the latest report, at least Rs 80 crore has so far been deposited in bank accounts linked to 'Bharat Ke Veer', which has been created to help the families of the martyrs of the armed forces. 

Mar 05, 2019, 20:21 PM IST

Martyred IAF Squadron Leader Ninad Mandavgane's wife Vijeta appeals to social media warriors to show courage and fight on the border

A video of Ninad's wife Vijeta Mandavgane has gone viral on social media in which she can be seen appealing to the countrymen to not whip up their sentiments.

Mar 05, 2019, 07:20 AM IST

DNA: IAF pilot's wife has important message for social media warriors

The wife of Squadron Leader Ninad Mandavgane, has asked social media warriors to not spew venom and do something constructive for the country instead.

Mar 04, 2019, 23:00 PM IST

Breaking News: IAF Pilot underwent mental torture in Pakistan

According to sources, IAF Pilot Abhinandan underwent mental torture in Pakistan. To know more watch the video.

Mar 04, 2019, 21:00 PM IST

Top 25: Watch top news stories of today, 3rd March, 2019

This segment of Zee News brings top news headlines of the day. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of today.

Mar 03, 2019, 10:16 AM IST

Taal Thok Ke: Revenge from Pakistan for their Dirty Video Game?

Pakistan put out the propaganda video featuring Indian Air Force Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman minutes before he walked back to India.

Mar 02, 2019, 19:26 PM IST

IAF Pilot Abhinandan Varthaman to be handed over to India at around 9 pm

India is anxiously awaiting the return of Air Force pilot Abhinandan Varthaman, he is expected to be handed over to India at around 9 pm. Watch full video to know more.

Mar 01, 2019, 21:20 PM IST

Abhinandan Varthaman has inspired country with bravery: Pinarayi Vijayan

The IAF pilot was taken captive in Pakistan when his MiG-21 Bison jet was shot down during a dogfight and crashed into Pakistani territory on February 27.

Mar 01, 2019, 20:56 PM IST

Mamata Banerjee welcomes Indian Air Force pilot's homecoming

The pilot is scheduled to be handed over to India at the Attari border Friday. 

Mar 01, 2019, 20:44 PM IST

IAF Pilot Abhinandan Varthaman release LIVE updates

This segment of Zee News brings to you LIVE updates on IAF Pilot Abhinandan Varthaman release. Watch full video to know more.

Mar 01, 2019, 20:42 PM IST

Captain Amarinder Singh seeks release of 1971 war prisoners from Pakistan

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday urged Pakistan to admit to, and release the Prisoners of War (POWs) still in its captivity from the 1971 war.

Mar 01, 2019, 19:10 PM IST

Breaking News: IAF pilot to reach Attari-Wagah check post shortly

IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman is likely to reach India through the Wagah-Attari joint check-post shortly. Watch full video to know more.

Mar 01, 2019, 18:00 PM IST