Vijay Diwas

  • Vijay Diwas: Soldiers of 1971 war against Pakistan remembered 16-12-2013 05:08 PM

    Defence Minister AK Antony and the three service chiefs paid homage at the Amar Jawan Jyoti in the national capital on Monday to mark Vijay Diwas. This is in commemoration of India's victory over Pakistan in the 1971 war. ...
  • Face-offs between Indian, Chinese troops can occur: Antony 16-12-2013 12:32 PM

    New Delhi: Not ruling out the possibility of incidents such as face-offs between their troops, Defence Minister AK Antony on Monday said India and China have now decided to resolve such issues amicably through the existing mechanisms. On the incident where five Indian nationals were apprehended by Chinese troops inside...
  • We are better equipped today to fight a Kargil-like war: Praveen Swami 26-07-2013 04:30 PM

    In the summer of 1999, India fought off the Pakistani intrusion in Kargil. However, the end of the war does not mean the beginning of peace for people on either side of the border. Author and senior journalist Praveen Swami joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on his book 'The...
  • Mumbai: Army to hold Vijay Diwas celebrations 16-12-2012 10:32 AM

    Mumbai: The Indian Army will be holding an event at Shivaji Park, Mumbai to observe Vijay Diwas, honouring the martyrs of the 1971 Indo-Pak war. 93,000 Pakistani troops led by General Amir Aabdullah Khan Niazi surrendered to the Indian army on this day. The Army through 'Know Your Army Mela'...
  • Kargil heroes honoured at Drass, some VIPs missing 27-07-2009 01:43 AM

    Defence Minister, Army chief absent from remembrance ceremony. ...
  • PM pays tribute to Kargil martyrs 26-07-2009 08:47 AM

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  • India celebrates Vijay Diwas today 16-12-2006 09:23 AM

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