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Kargil Vijay Diwas

Remember Their Valour: PM Modi, Rahul Gandhi Tribute Soldiers On Kargil Vijay Diwas

Jul 26, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Paying tributes to the soldiers who made the supreme sacrifice in the Kargil war, PM Narendra Modi said their bravery “motivates us every single day” to mark 21st Kargil Vijay Diwas.

Shershaah: A Tribute To Kargil War Hero Captain Vikram Batra

Jul 26, 2021 Lachmi Deb Roy

Starring Sidharth Malhotra and Kirara Advani, 'Shershaah' will release ahead of the Independence Day weekend while its trailer was launched to coincide with Kargil Vijay Diwas celebrations.


Bitter ‘Haqeeqat’, Bollywood Is No ‘Shershaah’ Of War Movies With Masala And Melodrama

Movies like Border and Uri: The Surgical Strike turned out to blockbusters, largely because of the themes of chest-thumping jingoism. But Haqeeqat has been widely acknowledged to be far more realistic than any of the war movies made in the Eastmancolor era.

Tales Of His Bravery Remain Outstanding Examples In India’s War History: Capt Vikram Batra’s Father

Jul 25, 2021 Ashwani Sharma

'My martyr son has got immersed in the soil, water and air of my country,' says GL Batra, father of Captain Vikram Batra who was martyred in the Kargil War in 1999.


Moment To Feel Proud Of Valour And Sacrifice Of Real Heroes: Father Of Kargil Martyr Saurabh Kalia

On the eve of Kargil Vijay Diwas, Dr N K Kalia recalls his martyred son Capt Saurabh Kalia's brave sacrifice 22 years since his killing and reflects on the lessons learnt from Kargil War.

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26 July, 2020

'Threat Of Coronavirus Not Over Yet; Continue Social Distancing, Wearing Masks': PM Modi On Mann Ki Baat

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PM Modi urged the youth to resolve to make India self-reliant and free of pandemic as the country approaches 74th Independence Day.


26 July, 2020

PM Modi, President Kovind, Union Ministers Pay Tribute To Soldiers On Kargil Vijay Diwas

Outlook Web Bureau

Kargil Vijay Diwas, named after the successful Operation Vijay, is observed every year to mark India’s victory over Pakistan in 1999.


28 July, 2019

Won't Succumb To Any Pressure In Matters Of National Security: PM Modi

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi asserted that India has never been an aggressor and the Indian Armed Forces are perceived as defenders of humanity and peace across the world.


26 July, 2019

Kargil Hero Runs Last Lap With Victory Flames In Drass With Amputated Leg

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Notwithstanding the permanent disabilities suffered in combat, Major Devender Pal Singh, known as the 'bladerunner' in the Army, has run 26 half marathons and a full marathon since then.


26 July, 2019

'You Will Get A Bloodier Nose Next Time,' Army Chief Warns Pakistan On Kargil Vijay Diwas

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"Don't do it. Misadventures are normally not repeated. You will get a bloodier nose next time," Army Chief General Bipin Rawat said.


26 July, 2019

Better Late Than Never: Kargil War Hero And Vir Chakra Awardee Promoted From Head Constable To ASI

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Satpal Singh, who had killed Captain Karnal Sher Khan of the Northern Light Infantry and three others during Kargil War in 1999, now directs traffic in a small town in Punjba’s Sangrur district.


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26 July, 2019

President Kovind Pays Tribute Kargil War Heroes At Srinagar

Outlook Web Bureau

The President was scheduled to take part in the function at Drass War memorial in the morning but bad weather prevented him from reaching the venue.


26 July, 2019

On Vijay Diwas, Rajnath Singh Says Pak Cannot Fight Full-Fledged War With India

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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh was speaking in Lok Sabha on the 20th anniversary of Kargil conflict as Parliament paid tributes to Indian soldiers who drove out enemy forces and reclaimed Kargil heights.


26 July, 2019

On Vijay Diwas, PM Modi Shares Photos Of 'Unforgettable' Time Spent With Jawans

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that in 1999, he was working for the BJP in Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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