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India26, Jul 2020, 2:53 PM
Exclusive — Kargil Vijay Diwas: Maj Gen GD Bakshi and journalist reminisce Kargil War
On July 26, 1999, the Indian Army had announced the successful culmination of "Operation Vijay", declaring victory over Paksitan after the nearly three-month-long battles in Kargil.
India25, Jul 2020, 10:41 PM
Kargil Vijay Diwas: 'Enhanced equipment for Indian armed forces a key change since 1999'
Kargil Vijay Diwas, named after the successful Operation Vijay, is celebrated in India on 26 July. On this date in 1999, India successfully took command of the high outposts which had been lost to Pakistan. 21 years on, the Indian Army has witnessed a sea change. We asked Major General GD Bakshi (Retired) on what are some of the major changes that have taken place in the last two decades and here’s what he had to say.
India25, Jul 2020, 7:59 PM
Kargil Vijay Diwas: Lt Gen Syed Ata Hasnain on how 1999 war shaped India's military
July 26 this year marks the 21st anniversary of the victory of the Indian Armed Forces in Operation Vijay against the infiltrating Pakistani troops at Kargil. One of the most prominent wars between India and Pakistan, the Kargil War took place between May 3 and July 26, 1999. We asked Lieutenant General Syed Ata Hasnain, a Siachen warrior and former commander of the 15 Corps, what lessons has the Indian armed forces learnt from the Kargil war and here’s what he had to say.
CRICKET20, Jul 2020, 11:25 AM
Exclusive: Daryl Harper opens up on Sachin ‘Tenducker’ LBW, MS Dhoni criticism, Bollywood and more (Part 1)
In this first part of an exclusive interview with Asianet Newsable, former international umpire Daryl Harper speaks on Sachin Tendulkar's LBW in 1999, MS Dhoni criticising him in 2011, Bollywood, Indian connection and more
India7, Jul 2020, 3:18 PM
Remembering Captain Vikram Batra, the Sher Shah of 1999 Kargil War
It’s been more than 21 years since the Indian Armed Forces won the gritty and decisive war against Pakistan in Kargil. However, the unparalleled courage and sacrifice of the heroes are still etched in the collective memory of the country. Among the many bravehearts was a man who went on to become the face of every young Indian soldier. Captain Vikram Batra, popularly known as the legendary Shershaah of Kargil.
Entertainment9, Jun 2020, 10:42 AM
Did you know 67 glass pieces were extracted from this top Bollywood actress’ face
Actress Mahima Chaudhry, who had a dream debut with Pardes opposite Shah Rukh Khan, had ended up with a cracked face after she met with an accident during a film project in 1999. The actress had to be indoors for months before recovery and kept this a secret as she feared end of her career
Entertainment3, Jun 2020, 9:33 AM
Model-celebrity barmaid Jessica Lal's killer Manu Sharma walks out of jail after 14 years
Son of former Congressman and now Jan Chetna Party founder Venod Sharma, Manu Sharma, who shot dead Jessica Lal for refusing to serve liquor in 1999, was released on June 2 based on 'good conduct' from Tihar Jail. Sharma, after being convicted in 2006, had served 14 years in jail.
India28, May 2020, 6:36 PM
Chinese in Ladakh: Time to revisit air war lessons from Kargil War
While tensions are increasing at India’s border with China and the Chinese forces flexing their muscle, it would serve India well to revisit the air war lessons the IAF took away from the Kargil War in 1999
India18, May 2020, 4:53 PM
Odisha initiates evacuation as Amphan turns into super cyclone
As Odisha started evacuation of residents, the state braces for the effects of a super cyclone. This is the first time after 1999 that a super cyclone has formed over Bay of Bengal
CRICKET2, Apr 2020, 4:25 PM
Duckworth-Lewis method developer Tony Lewis breathes his last; ‘Tony’s contribution is huge’, says ICC
Tony Lewis, who passed away at the age of 78, had developed the original Duckworth-Lewis method jointly with Frank Duckworth, which was adopted by the ICC in 1999
Entertainment16, Feb 2020, 3:15 PM
From Anushka Shetty's new date to Thalapathy Vijay's Kutty Kadhai, watch Chumma South
Actor Suriya decided to unveil the song 'Veyyon Silli' from the film Soorarai Pottru mid-air with nearly 100 children. PL Thenappan is a Tamil producer, who holds the rights of the 1999 Vijay-starrer Minsara Kanna. He said he wants to sue the makers of the Korean film Parasite, which won the Oscars recently. All this and more on Asianet Newsable's Chumma South.
Entertainment10, Jan 2020, 10:18 AM
Tom Hank fans in India can rejoice; A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood to release soon
Tom Hanks’ film has been adapted from Tom Junod's interview of Rogers in 1999 titled 'Can You Say...Hero?' and has been critically acclaimed by many across the globe.
NEWS17, May 2019, 4:50 PM
Karnataka govt official booked for submitting fake marks card
DN Yashodamma, who worked as a surveyor in Revenue Land Survey System and Land Records department for 18 years, was found guilty of submitting forged PU marks card while applying for the job in 1999.
NEWS25, Mar 2019, 8:50 AM
After 20 years, Congress leader Hariprasad to contest from Bangalore South
The 2019 Lok Sabha election is nothing new to BK Hariprasad as he had already contested from Bangalore South constituency against Ananth Kumar in 1999.
ENTERTAINMENT9, Mar 2019, 10:49 AM
Women’s Day: Puneeth Rajkumar surprises wife Ashwini with expensive gift
Puneeth married Ashwini Revanth on December 1, 1999. The couple has two daughters Drithi and Vaditha. Here are details of the costly gift Puneeth bought for Ashwini on International Women’s Day