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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.

Kargil touches minus 9.2, coldest in Jammu Kashmir
Srinagar/Jammu, Nov 18 : With minus 9.2 degrees Celsius night temperature, Kargil, was the coldest town in Jammu and Kashmir on Friday, a Met official said.

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.

No compromise on country's prestige, honour: Rajnath
Kargil, Oct 4 : Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said there will be no compromise on the country's prestige and honour.

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.

'Surgical strikes' will reap Modi rich political benefits
During the Kargil conflict in 1999, India did not cross the Line of Control (LoC). If it has behaved differently this time, the reason is that Pakistan's reputation has nosedived in the last decade and a half.

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 ...

Healing touch: Retired Army doctor finds new ways to treat common ...
Agra, Aug 1 : A retired colonel of the Indian army, who served as a medical expert in the Kargil area, has innovated new techniques for treating 25 odd common chronic human ailments.

Two soldiers killed in accidental blast in Kargil
Jammu, July 31 : Two soldiers were killed on Sunday when they accidentally stepped on a mine near the Line of Control (LoC) in Kargil sector of Jammu and Kashmir's Ladakh region, an army official said.

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

Modi leads nation to pay tributes to martyrs on Kargil Vijay Diwas
New Delhi, July 26 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi led the nation on the 17th Kargil Vijay Diwas on Tuesday in paying glowing tributes to the martyrs of the 1999 Kargil War with Pakistan.

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.

Sonia commemorates the sacrifice of war heroes on 17th Kargil Vijay ...
New Delhi, July 26 : Remembering the valour and sacrifice of the armed forces on the 17th Kargil Vijay Diwas, Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday said "their spirit of nation above self continue to inspire an entire generation".

Modi remembers the soldiers on 17th Kargil Vijay Diwas
New Delhi, July 26 : In remembrance of valiant soldiers on the 17th Kargil Vijay Diwas Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said "the country will never forget the fearlessness with which they gave a befitting and unforgettable reply to the intruders."

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