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Drass memorial: Invoking memories of Kargil war

Every day dozens of vehicles carrying tourists make a stopover at Drass War Memorial, a grim reminder to what happened in this region in the last year of the previous millennium. For centuries,......

Kargil war victory celebrations begin in Drass

The Indian Army on Monday began the two-day celebrations of the 12th anniversary of its victory in the 1999 Kargil war in the Drass sub-sector of Jammu and Kashmir. A presentation, marking the......

Exclusive: Secure the Siachen Glacier!

On April 13, 1984 the Indian Army launched a daring operation at Siachen, the world's highest battlefield, to gain control over the glacier in the eastern Karakoram range in the Himalayas. In the......

LoC on fire in August with 39 ceasefire violations by Pak

Army sources see this trend as an attempt to widen the area of engagement on the border and pin down more Indian troops, reports RS Chauhan With 39 ceasefire violations reported across the Line......

Sonia meets 'troubleshooter' Pranab, discusses LoC firing

Congress President Sonia Gandhi had a two-hour luncheon meeting with President Pranab Mukherjee at Rashtrapati Bhawan on Friday afternoon, disclose highly placed sources at the President’s......

Lalit Suri Group plans foray into economy segment

After calling off its association with the Intercontinental Hotels Grouplast year and deciding to venture on its own, The Lalit Suri Hospitality Group is planning to mark a foray in the economy......

Swiss co to dress Siachen troops

With an aim to improve the condition of troops posted at high altitudes including Saichen, the government will approach Swiss firms for providing expertise in setting up a unit for manufacturing......

Air Deccan launches Delhi-Srinagar flight

With the inauguration of a direct flight from Delhi to Srinagar, Deccan Aviation, which operates Air Deccan, on Tuesday announced that the low-cost airline would concentrate on increasing the......

Abhishek salutes Kargil heroes

No, this is not a film shoot. This is Abhishek Bachchan paying his tribute to the heroes of Kargil War on Vijay Diwas (July 26, the day our jawans defeated the Pakistani infiltrators after......

Lakshya is 'just another movie'

In recent times, two directors have impressed me with their debut products. One is John Matthew Mathan (Sarfarosh) and the other is Farhan Akhtar (Dil Chahta Hai). While the formerhas not made any......

Dhoni's visit, a big morale booster to the troops

Indian cricket team captain and honorary Lt Col MS Dhoni visited Drass and Kargil on the second day of his visit to Ladakh region. A defence spokesman said Lt. Col Dhoni paid homage to the......
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sachinpatil
Q. which city is known to be coldest
Sachinpatil:  A.  more

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Vivek Sharma
Q. which is the coldest place in India?
Vivek Sharma:  A. drass. more

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Dharmarajan
Q. Which is the coldest place in India today ??
Dharmarajan:  A. The drass sector. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-is-the-coldest-place-in-india-today-/21772525/answers/26488159

Dharmarajan
Q. which is colder? ladakh or leh?Is there anything else, apart from army camps, in these places?
Dharmarajan:  A. Question is ridiculous because Leh is in Laddakh area of the state of J & K .Yes there are so many places to see/visit there.You can go via...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/which-is-colder-ladakh-or-lehis-there-anything-else-apart-fr/21772525/answers/16491750

RAMKUMAR
Q. the \"coldest place in india\" ???
RAMKUMAR :  A. Drass, in western ladakh - the place with lowest temperature is the coldest place in India. Minimum temperature drops down to -40 degrees Celsius in Drass. more

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Capt Batra's sacrifice enriches traditions of Indian Army

Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, July 24: Captain Vikram Batra, who made the supreme sacrifice during Kargil war had, written a new saga of courage... ...

http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/capt-batras-sacrifice-enriches-traditions-indian-army/
In Remembrance - From Kargil, 15 Years Later

Published On: July 24, 2014 | Duration: 51 min, 40 sec The Buck Stops Here broadcasts from... ...

http://www.ndtv.com/video/player/the-buck-stops-here/watch-in-remembrance-from-kargil-15-years-later/331364?trendingnow
Army chief General Bikram Singh to pay tribute to Kargil war martyrs

Jammu, July 24: Indian Army Chief General Bikram Singh will on Friday pay tribute to the martyrs of 1999 Kargil war in Jammu and Kashmir's Ladakh... ...

http://news.oneindia.in/india/army-chief-to-pay-tribute-to-kargil-war-martyrs-1488859.html
Army chief to visit Drass

Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, July 23: Army chief Gen Bikram Singh will visit mountainous peak of Drass in Kargil sector to pay tributes to the... ...

http://www.dailyexcelsior.com/army-chief-visit-drass/
Spunky Captain Sangwan's journey from warfront to sports field

Captain Satender Sangwan was blown up by an anti-personnel mine laid by the enemy in Drass sector during the Kargil War in 1999. ...

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