Tag: Wing Commander Abhinandan

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
Op-Ed: Too early to hail Imran as 'statesman'

How naive and gullible some Indians can be! I was more amused than angry after witnessing the concerted effort by a section of our intellgentsia to hail Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan as a ‘statesman’ after his announcement about releasing wing commander Abhinandan, who was in the custody of the Pakistanis, as a ‘peace gesture.””Are […]

  • Monday, 03 May 2021
Wing Cdr Varthaman won't return to his Srinagar unit

New Delhi: Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman, who had shot down a Pakistan Air Force F-16 during an air battle over the Line of Control (LoC) on February 27, will not go back to his unit in Srinagar as the officer has been posted out of Jammu and Kashmir to another base. Wing Commander Abhindan was […]

  • Sunday, 02 May 2021
In Congress-ruled Rajasthan, Balakot air strikes find place in school textbooks

Jaipur: At a time when many Congress leaders across the country have questioned the authenticity of Balakot air strikes, the Congress government in Rajasthan has accommodated the story of Indian Air Force fighter jets attacking terrorist camps across the LoC in its school textbooks. The textbooks not only speak of the valour of Wing Commander […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021