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Snowy woes: IAF in action to ferry stranded people between ...
Jammu , Jan. 11 : On the request of the Jammu and Kashmir Government, the Indian Air Force is operating special courier between Jammu and Kargil to facilitate the people stranded due to closure of passes following heavy snowfall.

JK: Indian Army launches Swacch Bharat Abhiyan
Srinagar [India], Dec. 9 : In Jammu and Kashmir, the Indian Army is sending the message of cleanliness and 'swatchta' to the nation from the frontiers of Kargil.

Shia Muslims take to roads against Pakistan's 'anti-Shia' policies
Kargil (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Nov. 4 : Scores of Shia Muslims in Jammu and Kashmir's Kargil District on Thursday took to roads to protest against the atrocities on their community in Pakistan.

Farmers benefit from Kargil's new soil testing laboratory
Kargil (Jammu and Kashmir)[India], Nov.4 : A new soil testing laboratory in Kargil is helping farmers. This laboratory has an assistant soil chemist, who is supported by a research assistant and laboratory attendant.

OROP suicide: People are trying to bounce for electoral gains, says ...
Kargil (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Nov. 3(ANI): Minister of State for External Affairs and former Army Chief V.K. Singh on Thursday asserted that it was wrong that people are trying to bounce for electoral gains and politics on the death of ex-serviceman Ram Kishan Grewa, who allegedly committed ...

Kargil's remote Drass finally gets its double lane bridge
Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Oct.30 : Commuting just became easier in Kargil district thanks to the construction of a double lane bride that would now connect various villages and small towns.

From pizza delivery boy to owner of Kargil Today
Kargil (Jammu and Kashmir) , Oct. 27 : A local youth Muhammad Husain Ibn Khalo, who was working as pizza delivery boy, launched his own cable TV network 'Kargil Today' in 2011.

The new trauma Centre working wonders in Kragil
Kargil (Jammu and Kashmir) , Oct. 24 : The National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) Scheme is working wonders in the border district of Kargil in terms of providing upgraded medical facilities.

The new trauma Centre working wonders in Kargil
Kargil (Jammu and Kashmir) , Oct. 24 : The National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) Scheme is working wonders in the border district of Kargil in terms of providing upgraded medical facilities.

The army should refrain from making controversial statements: Raj ...
New Delhi , Oct.11 : Defence expert Lieutenant General (Retd.) Raj Kadyan on Tuesday reacting to General (retd.) V P Malik's comment that during the Kargil episode in 1999, when he was the Army chief, the Indian forces were all set to enter the Pakistan-occupied territory, but were stopped by the ...

Centre's KREDA scheme lighten ups lives of people in Kargil
Kargil (Jammu and Kashmir) , Oct. 5 : In the far flung areas of Kargil where electricity is still a dream for many, a Central Government-sponsored scheme called the Kargil Renewable Energy Development Authority (KREDA) is bringing happiness into the lives of people living in the area by providing ...

'We do not want war and suffering', say Kargil locals
Kargil (Jammu and Kashmir) , Oct.5 : Residents in the Kargil and Drass areas of Ladakh division have said that they are not in favour of India and Pakistan engaging in another war, as it will only create more problems for them.

No compromise on country's prestige, India's head will always remain ...
Kargil (Jammu and Kashmir) , Oct. 4 : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday assured the people that no compromise would be made with regard to country's prestige and added India's head will always remain high.

JK: Rajnath to visit Kargil War Memorial at Dras
Srinagar , Oct. 4 : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will visit the Kargil War Memorial at Dras in Jammu and Kashmir today, where he will lay a wreath in honour of the brave Indian soldiers at the memorial.

Apricot processing unit generates employment in Kargil
Kargil (Jammu and Kashmir) , Oct. 2 : A first of its kind initiative, where a government owned apricot processing unit is providing employment to scores of youths in Jammu and Kashmir's Kargil district.

Second coldest inhabited place, Drass gets better facilities to boost ...
Drass (Jammu and Kashmir) , Sept. 24 : Drass, popularly known as 'The Gateway to Ladakh', is a small township situated about 60 km from Kargil, on the road to Srinagar.

Kargil war braveheart's kin blames 'lopsided' Indian policies for Uri ...
Palampur (Himachal Pradesh) , Sept. 19 : N.K. Kalia, father of Kargil war braveheart Captain Saurabh Kalia, on Monday blamed India's policies against Pakistan for terror attacks, like the one in Uri that took place yesterday, which killed 17 Indian Army soldiers.

Scholarship scheme for J-K students a big draw this year: Javadekar
New Delhi, Aug. 7 : The special scholarship scheme for the students of Jammu and Kashmir to pursue higher education outside the state has received tremendous response this year because of the awareness workshops organized in Kupwara, Anantnag, Srinagar, Pulwama, Jammu, Doda, Rajouri, Kathua, Kargil ...

Scholarship scheme for J and K students a big draw this year: Prakash ...
New Delhi, Aug 7 : The special scholarship scheme for students of Jammu and Kashmir to pursue higher education outside the state has received tremendous response this year because of awareness workshops been organized in Kupwara, Anantnag, Srinagar, Pulwama, Jammu, Doda, Rajouri, Kathua, Kargil ...

Actor Irrfan Khan launches 'More to Give' campaign by Fortis to ...
New Delhi-NCR, July 26 : Fortis Healthcare launched 'More to Give' campaign on the occasion of Kargil Diwas on July 26.

Kargil, a long unfinished war, but lessons still not fully learnt
By I. Ramamohan Rao

Indian army's nation above self inspires the country : Sonia Gandhi ...
New Delhi, July 26 : : Paying tributes to the soldiers who had laid down their lives in the 1999 Kargil war, Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday expressed deep gratitude towards the Indian Armed Force personnel for their sacrifices in defending the country's sovereignty.

Rajnath pays homage to Indian Army martyrs on 17th Kargil Vijay Diwas
New Delhi, July 26 : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on the occasion of 17th Kargil Vijay Diwas paid homage to the slain Indian Army soldiers, glorifying their sacrifices made during the three-month long war.

Modi, Rajnath, Parrikar pay tributes to Kargil martyrs
New Delhi, July 26 : : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday paid glowing tributes to the martyred soldiers on the 17th Kargil Vijay Diwas, which is observed every year to commemorate the victory in the war against Pakistan in 1999.

Sonia Gandhi hails Indian Army's spirit of 'nation above self'
New Delhi, July 26 : Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday paid tributes and expressed deep gratitude towards the Indian Armed Forces on Kargil Vijay Diwas.

Kargil Vijay Diwas: PM Modi hails sacrifices of India's courageous ...
New Delhi, July 26 : Hailing the sacrifices of India's courageous soldiers on the 17th Kargil Vijay Diwas, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said India will never forget the fearlessness with which the soldiers gave a befitting and unforgettable reply to the intruders.

Army Chief pays homage to martyrs on 17th Kargil Vijay Diwas
Srinagar, July 25 : Gen Dalbir Singh, Chief of the Army Staff paid homage to the martyrs of Op VIjay at the historic War Memorial at Dras on Monday.

The government stopped IAF from crossing the LoC during 1993 Kargil ...
New Delhi, Jul 20 : The Indian Air Force was ready to bomb strategic targets inside Pakistan during the 1993 Kargil war but the then NDA government, led by former PM Atal Bihari Bajpayee did not agree to the ideas, saying India will not cross the Line of Control (Loc), according to media reports on ...

Indian Army to honour martyrs on 17th Kargil Vijay Diwas
Udhampur, July 15 : The Army is preparing extensively to honour the martyrs of the Kargil War of 1999 in a series of solemn ceremonies this year, a government release stated.

Army personnel perform Yoga in world's highest battlefield Siachen
Siachen (Jammu and Kashmir), June 21 : The second International Day of Yoga was celebrated by Army's Fire and Fury Corps today at the Siachen Glacier, along with several other high-altitude forward locations in Leh and Kargil.