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IAF recommends Wg Cdr Abhinandan for Vir Chakra

Abhinandan has flown different types of fighter aircraft in the Air Force including the mighty Su-30MKI.

20 Apr 2019 7:26 PM

Imran Khan says Pakistan opted for ‘measured response’ to India’s air strikes

Imran Khan said Pakistan had opted for a 'measured response' to India's February 26 air strikes by bombing an empty area.

10 Apr 2019 2:30 PM

India fails to provide any evidence of downing F-16, says Pak Army

Statement came after IAF released radar images as part of its 'irrefutable evidence' to assert that it shot down an F-16 jet.

09 Apr 2019 8:21 AM

Pentagon 'not aware' on Pak F-16 count after Feb aerial dogfight with IAF

US defence department said it was 'not aware' of any investigation that was conducted to ascertain if Pakistan had lost an F-16.

06 Apr 2019 3:49 PM

IAF sticks to its stand after US report says count none of Pak F-16 jets missing

The Indian Air Force Friday asserted that it had shot down an F-16 aircraft of the Pakistan Air Force on February 27 during aerial combat.

06 Apr 2019 9:32 AM


Pak military calls for ‘truth’ from India on downing of PAF F-16

Pak military called on India to 'speak truth' about 'actual losses' in aerial dogfight between nuclear-armed neighbours.

05 Apr 2019 4:42 PM

AAP files complaint with EC against PM Modi for violating poll code

The AAP said that the EC has given specific instructions for not using photographs of defence personnel.

29 Mar 2019 7:43 PM

How Pakistan failed to do Balakot-type strike on India on February 27

The three locations where the bombs fell are in Poonch and adjoining sectors.

27 Mar 2019 12:50 PM

IAF pilot Varthaman returns to his squadron in Srinagar

IAF pilot went on leave around 12 days ago after security agencies completed a nearly two-week debriefing after his return from Pakistan.

27 Mar 2019 9:08 AM

India, Pakistan threatened to unleash missiles at each other: sources

India threatened to fire at least six missiles at Pak, and Islamabad said it would respond with its own missile strikes 'three times over'.

19 Mar 2019 9:40 AM


IAF pilot Abhinandan’s debriefing ends, to go on sick leave for few weeks: Report

A medical review board in future will assess medical fitness of Wing Commander and decide when he can resume his ops as fighter pilot.

14 Mar 2019 5:53 PM

EC notice to BJP MLA for putting posters featuring IAF officer Varthaman

The EC has issued notice to Om Prakash Sharma for putting up two posters featuring him, PM Nodi and Abhinandan Varthaman on Facebook.

13 Mar 2019 1:46 PM

Tea stall in Pakistan depicts IAF pilot Abhinandan as harbinger of friendship

The image of Wing Commander Varthaman visibly shows him as calm, confident and determined.

12 Mar 2019 5:49 PM

PM’s aerial strike theme saree becomes trend in Rajasthan

In Rajasthan women are supporting the Indian Army by popularising the 'air strike saree'.

12 Mar 2019 1:41 PM

Give peace a chance

A full-scale war is not affordable for anyone at the end of the second decade of the new millennium.

12 Mar 2019 7:06 AM


War (what is it good for?): Absolutely nothing

It is laughable the amount of brouhaha that has been created, particularly over our television news channels.

12 Mar 2019 6:36 AM

Air strike was done keeping LS polls in mind: Farooq Abdullah

Raising questions over the EC's decision, Farooq alleged that BJP intends to conspire in the polls.

11 Mar 2019 4:57 PM

Pulwama to Abhinandan: Before & beyond, towards a new Great Game

Terror for Pakistan is the most effective and useful instrument of the state to cut India.

11 Mar 2019 12:15 AM

No photographs of Armed forces for electoral campaign: EC directs parties

Armed forces are apolitical and neutral stakeholders in a modern democracy, said Election Commission.

10 Mar 2019 10:19 AM

India under PM Modi giving befitting reply to enemies: Maharashtra CM

"Surgical strike and actions after the Pulwama terror attack show India is not a weak but a strong nation.

09 Mar 2019 7:54 PM