Tag: Kargil

PM Modi in Kargil
“Corrupt forces won't be spared”, PM Modi during his speech in Kargil

Addressing jawans in Kargil on the occasion of Diwali, he said that such corrupt forces for many years blocked progress, but now all those gaps are being filled.

  • Monday, 24 October 2022
PM Modi in Kargil
PM Modi reaches Kargil to celebrate Diwali with soldiers

Prime Minister's Office (PMO) through its Twitter handle, informed about his arrival in Kargil on Monday morning.

  • Monday, 24 October 2022
Temperature drops to minus 9 degrees in Kargil, coldest in Kashmir

Srinagar: Kargil town was the coldest in the Kashmir Valley at minus 9 degrees Celsius on Sunday while the minimum temperatures across the region around the freezing point, the weather office said. According to a Met Department official, the minimum temperatures in Leh, Gulmarg, Pahalgam and Srinagar were minus 5.1 degrees, minus 4.5, minus 1.1 […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Light rain, snow likely in J&K

Srinagar: Night temperatures throughout Jammu and Kashmir improved on Wednesday as the Met forecast light rain and snow in the higher reaches on Thursday and Friday. Minimum temperatures improved due to nightlong cloud cover in the state, a Met official said. Srinagar recorded a minimum temperature of 0.7 (rising above the freezing point) against Tuesday’s […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Kargil martyr's mother, widow battle over sharing compensation

The mother and widow of a soldier who had laid down his life in the Kargil war are entangled in an intriguing legal battle for the past 17 years over sharing the monetary compensation

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
Pak will not dare attempt Kargil-like infiltration in coming years: Army chief

New Delhi: Pakistan will not dare to attempt to infiltrate India like it did Kargil in 1999 because it has “seen the consequences”, Army chief Gen Bipin Rawat said on Friday and asserted that the armed forces are keeping a tight watch in border areas. He was speaking to reporters on the sidelines of an […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
Border guarding forces to undertake week-long events to mark Kargil Vijay Diwas

New Delhi: To mark ‘Kargil Vijay Diwas’, border guarding forces like the ITBP and the BSF Saturday launched a special series of programmes that will showcase the tales of bravery of soldiers as well as police and paramilitary personnel. The Union Home Ministry, which controls these forces including the SSB and the Assam Rifles, has […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
'Aashiqui' Actor Rahul Roy Hospitalised Following Brain Stroke
'Aashiqui' Actor Rahul Roy Hospitalised Following Brain Stroke

Mumbai: Actor Rahul Roy, best known for starring in the 1990 musical blockbuster “Aashiqui”, has suffered a brain stroke and is recuperating at a hospital here, a family source said. The 52-year-old actor, who was recently shooting in Kargil, was admitted to the intensive care unit of Nanavati Hospital two days ago, according to the […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021
Leh-Kargil Road To Be Shaped Into Tourist Highway
Leh-Kargil Road To Be Shaped Into Tourist Highway

New Delhi: The road from Leh to Kargil would be given a makeover as a tourist highway. This plan has been prepared by the Union Ministry of Culture and Tourism. All facilities for tourists would be developed at regular intervals on 230 kms of the highway between Leh and Kargil. With this the journey from […]

  • Tuesday, 06 April 2021