Kargil war

Why Amrita Puri is drawn to scripts about Army life

Coming from as Army background . actor Amrita Puri is drawn to scripts revolving around the army life. Many of her family members have served in the army. "I totally understand why filmmaker's are drawn to portraying stories of war heroes. It requires so much courage that one is left inspired and in awe," she says.

Feb 05, 2021, 10:15 AM IST

DNA Analysis of 'Kargil politics' of Nawaz Sharif

Former Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has blamed the "certain generals" in the Pakistani army for dragging the country into the Kargil war with India and highlighted how Pakistani soldiers fought without food and weapons.

Oct 26, 2020, 23:02 PM IST

We did not achieve anything from Kargil war: Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif

Former Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has pinned responsibility on "certain Generals" in the Pakistani Army for dragging the country into Kargil war with India.

Oct 25, 2020, 19:55 PM IST

Kargil Vijay Diwas: Let's take a look at the Bollywood films based on Kargil War

Kargil Vijay Diwas: The year 2020 marks the 21st anniversary of the Kargil War.

Jul 26, 2020, 13:30 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi lauds courage of Indian soldiers on Kargil Vijay Diwas, slams Pakistan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the nation through his monthly radio programme Mann Ki Baat on Sunday (July 26) and paid tributes to Indian armed forces on the 21st anniversary of Kargil Vijay Diwas. PM Modi started his address by paying tribute to the Kargil heroes and said that the world witnessed the valour and courage of Indian soldiers in 1999.

Jul 26, 2020, 11:17 AM IST

21 years of Kargil War: India remembers Param Vir Chakra awardees Captain Vikram Batra, Lieutenant Manoj Kumar Pandey, Rifleman Sanjay Kumar, Grenadier Yogender Singh Yadav

The nation is observing the 21st anniversary of India’s victory in Kargil war,  remembering its brave martyrs who laid down their lives to safeguard our borders from Pakistani intruders. 

Jul 26, 2020, 10:03 AM IST

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, three service chiefs pay tribute to soldiers on Kargil Vijay Diwas

Kargil Vijay Diwas marks the victory of Indian soldiers in recapturing the mountain heights that were occupied by the Pakistani Army on July 26, 1999, known as the Kargil War.

Jul 26, 2020, 09:44 AM IST

India celebrates 21st anniversary of Kargil Vijay Diwas today, pays tribute to its brave martyrs

The nation is observing the 21st anniversary of Kargil Vijay Diwas on Sunday (July 26), remembering its brave martyrs who sacrificed their lives to uphold and safeguard the integrity of the nation. This day commemorates the success of ''Operation Vijay'' which was launched by the Indian Army to recapture the Indian territories captured by the Pakistani intruders in the Kargil-Drass sector in 1999.

Jul 26, 2020, 07:34 AM IST

India to observe 21st anniversary of Kargil Vijay Diwas on July 26, pay tribute to its brave martyrs

Operation Vijay was one of the most prominent wars and hard-fought victories fought by the Indian Armed Forces between May and July 1999.

Jul 25, 2020, 00:49 AM IST

Sidharth Malhotra honours Kargil hero Vikram Batra on his 21st death anniversary

Sidharth Malhotra will bring Vikram Batra's story alive in the film 'Shershaah'. The film chronicles the story of Captain Vikram Batra, who sacrificed his life for the country in 1999.

Jul 07, 2020, 19:24 PM IST

DNA: 'Nationalistic' ground reporting from Ladakh

When the people of a democratic country come with the heart to support their army, the same thing happens, whatever happened in the Kargil war of 1999. In 1999, how the people of Leh-Ladakh volunteered to help the Indian Army, know in this segment of DNA with Sudhir Chaudhary..

Jun 25, 2020, 16:42 PM IST

Bihar Regiment: History, origin, battle honours, gallantry award winners

The Bihar Regimental Crest contains three-headed lions of Ashoka. The crest was selected by the then Officiating Commanding Officer 1st Bihar Battalion Captain M Habibullah Khan Khattak in 1941.

Jun 22, 2020, 11:13 AM IST

It's not size of dog in the fight, but size of fight in dog: Indian Army's video on Bihar Regiment bravehearts

Saluting the courage and valor of the soldiers in Bihar regiment, the Indian army said shared a video highlighting the major contribution of the regiment to safeguard the nation.

Jun 21, 2020, 07:35 AM IST

Gunjan Saxena praises Janhvi Kapoor on seeing 'The Kargil Girl' teaser

Janhvi took to Instagram and shared a note written by Saxena, who said that the teaser brought back memories.

Jun 11, 2020, 20:51 PM IST

Indian Army Lieutenant General KPD Samanta, 1971 Indo-Pak and Kargil War hero, dies aged 70

The Army officer was suffering from cancer and breathed his last at Delhi's Apollo Hospital. His last rites were held at Brar Square in Delhi Cantonment on Monday afternoon.

Apr 13, 2020, 17:35 PM IST

Delhi's Pragati Maidan metro station renamed as Supreme Court metro station

The Arvind Kejriwal government in Delhi has renamed the 'Pragati Maidan metro station' as the 'Supreme Court metro station'. The changes will reflect in the Delhi Metro's system in about a month's time. 

Dec 31, 2019, 16:56 PM IST

DNA: Indian Air Force bid farewell to swing-wing MiG-27 fighters

Indian Air Force (IAF) bids farewell to its swing-wing MiG-27 fighter jets that played a key stellar role in the 1999 Kargil War. The MiG-27 fighter jets have the backbone of the IAF's ground-attack fleet for several years, but the fighter plane flew for the last time on December 27.

#Kargil #Kargil1999 #MiG27 #DNA #IAF #KargilWar

Dec 27, 2019, 23:12 PM IST

MIG-27's last flight today, 'Kargil warrior' getting retired

Today, fighter plane MIG-27 gets retire from Indian Air Force. Today was the last flight day for the warrior plane. MIG-27 will always be remembered as it has given a huge contribution in the Kargil war in 1999.

#MIG27Retirement #IndianAirForce #ZeeNews

Dec 27, 2019, 13:26 PM IST

Top 5 Agenda: Big news to be the whole day's agenda today

In this segment know 5 Big news which will be the whole day's agenda today. Watch this video for complete details.

Jul 28, 2019, 10:36 AM IST

Kargil Vijay Diwas: PM Modi gets emotional on seeing war martyr's wife and Army officer son, who joined father's battalion

PM Narendra Modi on Saturday attended the commemorative function organised in New Delhi's Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium on the occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas.

Jul 27, 2019, 22:09 PM IST