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Watch: Kargil hero now runs juice shop to support family

A Kargil hero runs a juice as the government failed to fulfil the promise of a petrol pump and plot of land for farming to Satbeer Singh.

Kargil Vijay Diwas: Sacrifices made in conflict are being slowly forgotten, says Brig Devinder Singh

In an interview to The Indian Express Brig Devinder Singh goes back memory lane to recall the trials and tribulations of the Kargil intrusions.


On Vijay Diwas, Pune Akashvani to salute brave men of Kargil war

In his brief message, Lt D R Gen Soni congratulated the men, who were instrumental in bringing this glorious victory to India. He also paid homage to the martyrs who made supreme sacrifices during the 1999 Kargil war.

Kargil war: Eight Sikh played a pivotal role in the capture of Tiger Hill, says Brigadier MPS Bajwa

"30 Pakistanis were killed in this fight and the rest retreated giving us a famous victory. Capt Karnal Sher Khan fought very well rallying his men," said Brigadier Bajwa.

Gen V P Malik calls for full review of ties with China, ‘diplomatically, economically, militarily’

“We have reached the stage where there is a requirement to seriously review our policies toward China, not just diplomatically, economically, militarily also,” Malik, who was the Army chief from 1997 to 2000, told The Indian Express in an interview.

Kargil Vijay Diwas reminds us of India’s military prowess: PM Narendra Modi

Kargil Vijay Diwas is celebrated on July 26 every year to commemorate India's victory in the 1999 Kargil War against Pakistan


What is Kargil Vijay Diwas?

While PM Narendra Modi hailed the bravery of the armed forces and said Kargil Vijay Diwas reminds us of India's military prowess, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley paid tributes to martyrs at the Amar Jawan Jyoti in New Delhi on Wednesday. 

Kargil war: When an IAF Jaguar had Sharif, Musharraf in its crosshairs

In a report titled ‘War no solution to problems, says Nawaz’, the Pakistani newspaper The News, said in its edition of June 25, 1999: “Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Thursday reiterated his call for dialogue with India for defusing a war-like situation along the Line of Control (LoC).

A Kargil war memorial in Himachal soon

Being constructed to honour Kargil martyr Captain Saurabh Kalia, the tableau is coming up at Saurabh Van Vihar at Palampur in Himachal.

India-Pak ties: Slain Kargil martyr’s daughter has an appeal, on Facebook

A Facebook video posted by the daughter of a Kargil War martyr has given a strong message to policymakers of both countries without uttering a single word.