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Balakot air strike

Rajnath Singh: India fully equipped to deal with all kinds of threats

The defence minister said that under the leadership of PM Modi, India had been transformed into a strong, confident and self-reliant nation

31 Aug 2022 7:38 AM

Five Indian Air Force officers found guilty in Feb 27 Srinagar chopper crash

Inquiry was ordered by Air Force Headquarters under an Air Commodore-rank officer as the crash resulted in death of 6 of its personnel.

23 Aug 2019 1:19 PM

Abhinandan Varthaman, Balakot pilots to be awarded with top military honours

Vir Chakra is India’s third-highest wartime gallantry award, after the Param Vir Chakra and the Maha Vir Chakra.

08 Aug 2019 10:56 AM

'No doubt Balakot targets were hit, it was all over in 90 seconds'

The strike was carried in such secrecy that even the families of the Indian air strike team did not knew about the developments.

25 Jun 2019 10:07 AM

'Operation Bandar': IAF's code name for Balakot airstrike at JeM terrorist camp

The operations were ably supported by the indigenous Airborne Early Warning and Control systems (AEW&C) plane Netra.

21 Jun 2019 3:12 PM


Pak extends ban on airspace for all Indian flights till June 28

Towards the end of May, Pakistan had extended for a fortnight the airspace closure for a fortnight which expired on June 14.

16 Jun 2019 2:28 PM

Balakot air strike did not happen in Pakistan: Sharad Pawar

Sharad Pawar claimed that such attacks actually took place in Kashmir and not in Pakistan.

10 Jun 2019 5:30 AM

Refuting Cong claims, Army top official says 1st surgical strike was in Sept 2016

'I don't want to go into what political parties say, they will be given an answer by govt,' Lt General Singh said.

20 May 2019 2:30 PM

With ‘pet Romeo’ tweet, Urmila Matondkar mocks PM Modi over cloud-radar remark

Earlier, the Congress leader attacked PM Modi stating that the biopic made on PM Modi was a joke as he has failed to fulfil his promises.

14 May 2019 10:13 AM

Pak Army says India should accept no surgical strike happened in 2016

Pakistan has denied that the Indian Air Force jets attacked terrorists in Balakot.

19 Apr 2019 9:10 AM


No Pak soldier or citizen died in Balakot air strike: Sushma Swaraj

Praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Swaraj said he has emerged as a top international leader who sets the agenda for the world.

18 Apr 2019 6:16 PM

Terrorism only in 'two and a half' districts in J&K, no blast elsewhere in 5 yrs: PM

On Imran's statement of trying to approach India after Balakot air strike, Modi said he 'had to make public plea to us to pick up phone'.

18 Apr 2019 12:16 PM

Pak violated ceasefire along LoC over 500 times after Balakot strike: Indian Army

The air strike by India came two weeks after the February 14 Pulwama terror attack.

14 Apr 2019 10:47 AM

Kumaraswamy slams PM for politicising sacrifices made by defence forces

'Can your first vote be dedicated to the brave hearts of Pulwama (terror attack)?' PM Modi had said.

12 Apr 2019 1:37 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


Poll panel seeks report on PM Modi’s Balakot strike comments: Report

Sources in the poll panel said Tuesday that the chief electoral officer of Maharashtra has been asked to submit a report at the earliest.

10 Apr 2019 8:50 AM

Utmost caution was taken to prevent civilian casualties: Rajnath on Balakot strike

Singh made it clear that India was ready to hold talks with Pak provided Islamabad 'commits' to take steps to stop terrorism.

09 Apr 2019 12:21 PM

US count of Pakistan's F-16s fighter jets found none of them missing: report

Finding by US on ground in Pak 'directly contradicts' India's claim that it shot down F-16 fighter jet during an aerial dogfight on Feb 27.

05 Apr 2019 9:42 AM

Balakot air strikes carried out by our jawans, not by me: PM in Delhi event

Modi also portrayed his love for the country above the political interests.

31 Mar 2019 7:11 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