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Kargil freezes, Valley shivers
Srinagar, Jan 3 : Night temperatures across the Valley remained below the freezing point Friday as the weather office said minimum temperatures are likely to drop further. Kargil town recorded minus 19.8 degrees Celsius.
Srinagar, Kargil record lowest temperatures of season
Srinagar, De Dec 30 : Jammu and Kashmir summer capital Srinagar experienced its coldest night Sunday at minus 5.3 degrees Celsius. Kargil town in Ladakh region was the the coldest in the state at minus 18.9 degrees Celsius.
Leh, Kargil towns coldest in Kashmir
Srinagar, Dec 29 : Leh and Kargil towns in Jammu and Kashmir recorded the coldest temperatures of the season Sunday at minus 17.3 and minus 16.4 degrees Celsius respectively, officials said.
Learning to fight the world in Kargil
By Azra Khatoon, Kargil, Nov 28 : Saida Banoo, a sixteen-year old Blue Belter, has been learning Taekwondo for the last five years. Nothing exceptional for a metropolitan reader but the context changes if Saida is a girl residing in Kargil, a region that remains cut-off from the world for six ...
IAF to operate air sorties for passengers from Kargil
Jammu, Nov 20 : The Indian Air Force (IAF) will undertake air sorties to carry passengers from Kargil district in the Ladakh region of the state to Srinagar and Jammu from Dec 1, authorities said Wednesday.
'India can't treat Saurabh Kalia's torture as war crime'
By Vishal Gulati, Shimla, Nov 18 : The Indian government has clarified its stand that it will not treat Indian Army Capt. Saurabh Kalia's torture by the Pakistan Army in 1999 during the Kargil conflict as a war crime, counsel said Monday.
Keran operation is not like Kargil, says Abdullah
Srinagar, Oct 9 : Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said here Wednesday the recently concluded 14-day operation by the Indian Army to remove intruders from the Keran sector on the Line of Control (LoC) in the state was never termed as Kargil-2.
Terror, talks cannot go together, says BJP
Mumbai, Oct 8 : BJP president Rajnath Singh Tuesday said terror and talks cannot go together and hinted that the relations between India and Pakistan appeared to be the same now as they were ahead of the Kargil conflict in Jammu and Kashmir in 1999.
No Kargil-like situation in Keran, says Manish Tewari
New Delhi, Oct 7 : Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari Monday brushed aside suggestions likening the 14-day operation against heavily armed militants from Pakistan in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district to a Kargil-type situation.
'No Kargil like situation in Keran sector, terrorists will be flushed ...
New Delhi, Oct 4 : Asserting that there is no Kargil like situation in Jammu and Kashmir's Keran sector, Army Chief General Bikram Singh on Friday said the terrorists will be flushed out soon.
Is Keran incursion largest after Kargil?
By Sheikh Qayoom, Srinagar, Oct 4 : It is believed to be the largest infiltration bid by guerrillas after the 1999 Kargil incursions that had brought India and Pakistan to the brink of a full-blown war, although the army says the direct involvement of the Pakistan Army in the Keran sector of the ...
Keran intrusion not like Kargil: Army Chief
Srinagar, Oct 4 : Indian Army Chief General Bikram Singh on Friday said the condition along the Line of Control (LoC) in Keran sector in the Kashmir Valley is not 'Kargil-like situation' as the operation of encounter with militants continued on Friday.
Narayanasamy rules out another Kargil
New Delhi, Oct 3 : Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office V. Narayanasamy Thursday ruled out chances of another Kargil like war with Pakistan.
Congress wrests control of Kargil hill council
Srinagar, Sep 2 : The Congress turned the tables on its alliance partner in Jammu and Kashmir, the regional National Conference (NC), by wooing five independent candidates to control the Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council (LAHDC) Kargil.
Congress, NC win Kargil hill council polls
Srinagar, Aug 29 : The Congress has won 10 seats, the regional National Conference (NC) won eight and independent candidates won six seats in elections to the Ladakh Autonomous Hill Development Council (LAHDC) Kargil in Jammu and Kashmir.
Pakistan violates ceasefire again
Jammu, Aug 17 : Pakistani troops fired at Indian positions in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir Friday night, and also in Kargil district for the first time in 14 years, a defence spokesman said Saturday.
Pakistan violates ceasefire in Kargil
New Delhi, Aug 16 : In yet another ceasefire violation, Pakistani troopers have fired across the Line of Control (LoC) in the Kargil and Drass sectors of Jammu and Kashmir for the first time in 14 years since the Kargil war of 1999, reports said,
Ode of remembrance: The Kargil war
By Jaibans Singh, New Delhi, Aug.6 : The strength of a nation is seen by its response to vicious belligerence by inimical forces; its capability to stand for what is right and just under the gravest of provocation; above all, the will of its soldiers to fight for the country against all odds and ...
Pakistan's web of lies has been exposed: Captain Kalia's father on ...
Palanpur, July 31 : Kargil martyr Captain Saurabh Kalia's father N.K. Kalia on Wednesday said Islamabad's web of lies has been exposed following the admission of a Pakistani soldier on camera that they killed him during the war in 1999.
Kargil Vijay Diwas, a special day even as memories fade quickly
New Delhi, July 26 : Memories can fade quickly. But in this age of 24X7 news media and social media, it is hard to forget special days. This was the case even today, in fact yesterday night, when I realised that today was the Kargil Vijay Diwas.
Antony pays tribute to martyrs on 14th anniversary of Kargil War
New Delhi, July 26 : Defence Minister A.K. Antony led the nation in paying tribute to Kargil martyrs at the Amar Jawan Jyoti here on Friday on the occasion of the 14th anniversary of the 1999 Kargil War.
Kargil martyr's parents await government response
Palampur (Himachal Pradesh), July 26 : It has been 14 years since their son was captured by the Pakistani army at the icy heights of Kargil in Jammu and Kashmir in 1999. After weeks of torture, they were handed his mutilated body.
Kargil widow's petrol pump sealed in Gurgaon
Gurgaon, April 11 : The Haryana Urban Development Authority (HUDA) Thursday sealed four Gurgaon petrol vends, including one allotted to a Kargil martyr's family, for not paying rent dues, an official said.
Musharraf's 'proud of Kargil operation' remark sparks political ...
New Delhi, Mar. 28 : Leaders of various political outfits on Thursday lashed out at former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf over his remark that he was 'proud of the Kargil operation' during which the Pakistani troops had crossed the Line of Control (LoC) and occupied positions on the Indian ...
Proud of Kargil operation: Musharraf
Karachi, Mar 28 : Former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf on Wednesday said he was "proud of the Kargil operation", which led the Pakistani troops to cross the Line of Control and seize positions on the Indian side in 1999.