Saturday, Oct 01, 2022

Kargil Vijay Diwas


P Chidambaram writes: The Dragon in the Room

July 31, 2022 11:24 am

P Chidambaram writes: A confident and effective policy response to China can emerge only if the Government took the Opposition parties into confidence, shared the facts and, through frank discussions, crafted a policy to deter China. Otherwise, we will keep counting the rounds of talks and delude ourselves that India has, in the altered circumstances, a China policy

Southern Command marks Kargil Vijay Diwas

July 27, 2022 3:34 pm

Kargil Vijay Diwas marks the successful culmination of Operation Vijay in which India reclaimed command of the high outposts that were occupied by Pakistani intruders during winter.

Kargil Vijay Diwas: President Murmu, PM Modi pay tributes to fallen soldiers

July 26, 2022 10:36 am

Kargil Vijay Diwas: Calling the day a "symbol of pride and glory" for India, Prime Minister Narendra Modi saluted the soldiers "who achieve the height of valour in the defence of the motherland".

Haryana Speaker pays tribute to Major Sankla on Kargil Vijay Diwas

July 25, 2022 2:30 am

Speaking on the occasion, Gian Chand Gupta remembered the supreme sacrifice of martyrs who laid down their lives fighting for their nation’s integrity in the war-field at Kargil.

We should face disasters with courage: Walse-Patil

July 26, 2021 9:58 pm

Kargil and Pune enjoy a beautiful relationship, says Rizvi

Kargil Vijay Diwas marked, Army Commander reaches out to war veterans, families

July 26, 2021 9:36 pm

Kargil Vijay Diwas is observed on July 26 every year as a tribute to the gallantry and valour of the military personnel who fought Pakistani troops in Ladakh’s Kargil-Drass Sector.

Kargil Vijay Diwas: Remembering the heroes of 'Operation Vijay'

July 26, 2020 10:39 am

July 26 is celebrated as "Kargil Vijay Diwas" every year to mark the successful completion of "Operation Vijay" that ended the 3-month war along the Line of Control

Mann Ki Baat HIGHLIGHTS: Think of Covid warriors when you feel tired of wearing mask, says PM Modi

August 30, 2020 9:18 am

The Prime Minister began his address to nation by remembering the jawans who laid down their lives during the 1999 Kargil War.

PM Modi at Kargil Vijay Diwas: Won't succumb to pressure or influence on national security

July 27, 2019 9:25 pm

In his opening speech, PM Modi said winning the Kargil was a testament of India's strength, patience, sanctity and discipline. "It was the victory of every Indian's expectations," he said.

‘Kargil is discussed every day at our home; for us, the war is still going on’

July 27, 2019 2:02 pm

The kin of several martyrs claimed that promises made to them two decades ago by the government were yet to be fulfilled. For them, the ‘Kargil War’ is as live today as it was 20 years ago.


See these 10 pictures from the Kargil War

July 26, 2022 3:10 pm

On this day, the Indian army turned victorious with Operation Vijay, carried out to recapture occupied Tiger Hill in the Kargil region of Jammu and Kashmir.

Kargil Vijay Diwas 2020: Photos that show how India won the battle

July 26, 2020 12:06 pm

Kargil Vijay Diwas 2020: On this day in 1999, the Indian Army successfully completed 'Operation Vijay'. The war was fought between India and Pakistan between May and July 1999 in the Kargil district of Jammu and Kashmir and along the Line of Control (LOC).

Kargil Vijay Diwas: Here is how India came together to support its 1999 war heroes

July 26, 2019 8:10 am

Kargil Vijay Diwas: In 1999, Indian troops had recaptured several mountain tops overlooking the strategic Srinagar-Leh highway from Pakistani intruders. Releasing a statement in this regard, the Army said that the 20th anniversary of "Operation Vijay" will be celebrated with the theme 'Remember, Rejoice and Renew'.

Kargil Vijay Divas: All about the heroes of 1999 'Operation Vijay'

July 26, 2020 9:47 am

A glimpse of the war heroes whose valour and heroism led to the capture of 'Tiger Hill' in 'Operation Vijay' during the 1999 Kargil War.