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Siachen now open for tourism: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh

From Siachen Base Camp to Kumar Post, the entire area has been opened for tourism purposes, Rajnath Singh said.

Oct 21, 2019, 18:08 PM IST

The Living Legend: The tale of Naib Subedar Bana Singh, who captured crucial post from Pakistan in Siachen

On 26 June 1987, an Indian task force led by Naib Subedar Bana Singh captured the 'Quaid' post, lobbing grenades on the enemy and braving hostile environment.

Jun 26, 2019, 09:21 AM IST

In viral video, Indian soldiers in Siachen demonstrate cooking with hammer

In a video which has gone viral on social media, three soldiers of the Indian Army stationed in Siachen demonstrate that even a quick bite of food is an arduous task in temperatures which range from -40 to -70 degree Celsius. 

Jun 09, 2019, 12:44 PM IST

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired, June 03rd, 2019

This is a special segment for hearing impaired which brings to you latest updates of the afternoon. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of the day.

Jun 03, 2019, 16:22 PM IST

News 100: Watch top news stories of the day

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

Jun 03, 2019, 15:36 PM IST

Salute your spirit and valour: Defence minister Rajnath Singh to Siachen bravehearts

Speaking to troops stationed here, the defence minister said that he and the entire country is indebted to the bravery of each and every soldier who is standing guard in Siachen.

Jun 03, 2019, 15:29 PM IST

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

Jun 03, 2019, 10:08 AM IST

Look forward to meeting troops in Siachen: Rajnath Singh in J&K for first visit as Defence Minister

Rajnath Singh will visit the Siachen glacier, the world's highest battlefield, to review the security situation along the borders with Pakistan.

Jun 03, 2019, 07:25 AM IST

5W1H: Defence Minister Rajnath SIngh to visit Siachen tomorrow

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will be visiting the Siachen glacier on Monday along with Army Chief General Bipin Rawat to review the security situation in the region.

Jun 02, 2019, 17:08 PM IST

Rajnath Singh to visit Siachen as his first visit as Defence Minister

Rajnath Singh will visit the Siachen glacier, the world's highest battlefield, to review the security situation along the borders with Pakistan.

Jun 02, 2019, 12:45 PM IST

Lt Gen YK Joshi, GoC Fire & Fury Corps, visits forward post in Siachen, reviews operational preparedness

Lt Gen YK Joshi reviewed the security situation and was briefed on the operational preparedness being maintained in the sector. 

Mar 05, 2019, 13:50 PM IST

DRDO develops special boots for Siachen Jawans under 'Make In India' initiative

India’s Defence Research and Development Organization, DRDO is coming up with a special kind of boots for the soldiers deployed at Siachen. The DRDO has made special snow boots for the jawans to enable them brave temperatures up to minus 40 degree Celsius. The boots are specially designed to boost the 'Make In India' initiative. The testing of the shoes was initiated by Footwear Design and Development Institute (FDDI). Watch this video for more information.

Jan 07, 2019, 21:30 PM IST

ISRO's technology to soon help in providing medical aid to Siachen heroes

Satellite-enabled telemedicine nodes would improve communication lines with forces deployed in remote and isolated parts of the country.

Aug 25, 2018, 07:13 AM IST

Army finalises project to produce clothing, equipment for soldiers in Siachen, Doklam

The NDA government has been focusing on ensuring indigenous production of military equipment and platforms under its Make in India initiative. 

Aug 12, 2018, 13:34 PM IST

Ram Nath Kovind becomes first President in 14 years to visit Siachen, addresses soldiers

Addressing the soldiers, President Kovind said that as the Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces and as the President of India, he has come among them carrying the gratitude of the entire country.

May 10, 2018, 23:15 PM IST

Pakistan awaits India's response on resumption of dialogue

Pakistan last week announced that the wife of Kulbhushan Jadhav, who has been sentenced to death by a military court, can meet him "purely on humanitarian grounds".

Nov 16, 2017, 18:35 PM IST

DNA: Special report from world's highest battlefield Siachen Part IV

Special report from the highest battle ground Siachen to show the tough conditions of the army personals deployed at this place. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Oct 12, 2016, 00:28 AM IST

DNA: Special report from world's highest battlefield Siachen Part III

Special report from the highest battle ground Siachen to show the tough conditions of the army personals deployed at this place. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Oct 12, 2016, 00:26 AM IST

DNA: Special report from world's highest battlefield Siachen Part II

Special report from the highest battle ground Siachen to show the tough conditions of the army personals deployed at this place. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Oct 12, 2016, 00:26 AM IST

DNA: Special report from world's highest battlefield Siachen

Special report from the highest battle ground Siachen to show the tough conditions of the army personals deployed at this place. Watch this special segment and get to know more here.

Oct 12, 2016, 00:25 AM IST