Tag: Balakot Strike

Wing Commander Abhinandan's MiG-21 squadron ‘Sword Arms’ will retire on this day
Balakot Strike: Wing Commander Abhinandan's MiG-21 squadron ‘Sword Arms’ will retire on this day

IAF fighter jets had bombed a Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorist training camp in Balakot on February 26, 2019, nearly two weeks after the Pulwama terror attack.

  • Tuesday, 20 September 2022
Priyanka's tweet about India-Pakistan tension prompts petition to UNICEF

Los Angeles: Actress Priyanka Chopra has been trolled by some Pakistanis for a tweet cheering India’s cross-LoC strike in Balakot. An online petition has been filed against Priyanka’s removal as UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador. On February 26, Priyanka had lauded the Indian armed forces on Twitter. She wrote: “Jai Hind. Indian Armed Forces.” The petition on […]

  • Monday, 03 May 2021
Why shouldn't Modi get credit for Balakot strike, asks Rajnath

Ahmedabad: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh Saturday asked if former prime minister Indira Gandhi can be credited for dividing Pakistan, why shouldn’t Prime Minister Narendra Modi get the credit for the Balakot air strike. Singh was addressing a rally here in support of BJP president Amit Shah, who will file his nomination from Gandhinagar Lok […]

  • Sunday, 02 May 2021
Modi thrashes Congress for questioning Balakot

Amroha (Uttar Pradesh): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday addressed a public rally in Uttar Pradesh’s Amroha and launched a scathing attack on the Congress for questioning the Balakot airstrikes. “It worries some people that we killed terrorists. When we kill our enemies, some people cry in India. When Pakistan is being unmasked in front of […]

  • Sunday, 02 May 2021
170 JeM terrorists killed in Balakot strike: Italian journalist

New Delhi: The airstrike by the Indian Air Force at the terror training camp at Pakistan’s Balakot on February 26 killed between 130 to 170 JeM terrorists, according to an Italian freelance journalist. Quoting local sources, Francesca Marino wrote on Stringerasia that after the IAF strike at around 3.30 a.m., a Pakistan Army unit arrived […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
Modi made full use Pulwama, Balakot in winning LS polls: Natwar Singh

New Delhi: Former External Affairs Minister K. Natwar Singh said on Thursday that Narendra Modi got massive mandate due to Pulwama and Balakot and he made full use of the situation. “If Balakot and Pulwama would not have happened, he would have not got 256 seats. Today he has got 303 seats because he fully […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
Free hand given to security forces to give befitting reply to terrorists, Pak: Union minister

Hyderabad: The NDA government has given a “free hand” to security forces to give a befitting reply to terrorists and Pakistan unlike in the past when India would be at the receiving end of their aggression, Union minister G Kishan Reddy said on Saturday. Speaking at a function to mark the 81st Raising Day of […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Abhinandan takes on enemies: Witness the action on your smartphone

It’s been five months since Indian Air Force Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman became a nationwide sensation when his MiG 21 Bison shot down an F-16 of Pakistan Air Force before being hit by an enemy aircraft. The pilot’s heroic act will be etched in the footprints of country’s history forever and if you are inspired […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
India took precaution in carrying out Balakot strikes, but things may change: Rajnath warns Pak

Jaipur: In a warning to Pakistan, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday said India took “great precaution” and did not attack Pakistan or its Army while carrying out strikes on a terror camp in Balakot but things may change if the neighbouring country does not mend its ways. Singh also said India’s recognition of Pakistan’s […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
Vijay Deverakonda To Play Wing Commander Abhinandan In His Bollywood Debut Film

Rowdy Actor Vijay Deverakonda’s Bollywood debut has been the talk of the Tinsel town for a while now. While he has already shot with Puri Jagannadh opposite Ananya Panday for ‘Fighter’. now, as per reports, the South Superstar is going to be the lead for Abhishek Kapoor’s film based on the Balakot Air Strike in […]

  • Monday, 12 April 2021