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Balakot airstrike

US reprimanded Pakistan for misusing F-16s: report

Report came months after the Indian Air Force shot down an F-16 jet of Pakistan Air Force during an aerial combat over Kashmir.

12 Dec 2019 11:41 AM

‘Big mistake, shot down our own chopper on Feb 27,’ admits Indian Air Force chief

Ahead of the press conference, the Indian Air Force also showed video clips of the Balakot strikes.

04 Oct 2019 1:08 PM

JeM terror camp in Balakot, bombed by IAF, functional again under new name

Indian national security establishment had confirmed the reactivation of the Balakot facility and the top levels of govt were informed too.

22 Sep 2019 2:55 PM

Pakistan always underestimated our national leadership: IAF chief

In February this year, India carried out air strikes across the LoC and destroyed terror camps in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province inside Pak.

20 Sep 2019 3:32 PM

Watch: Abhinandan Varthaman, who downed Pak F16, flies with IAF chief

IAF chief Dhanoa also a MiG-21 pilot and had flown the planes during the 1999 Kargil war while commanding the 17 Squadron, during the war.

02 Sep 2019 1:39 PM


IAF pilot Abhinandan returns to cockpit after 6 months, starts flying MiG 21

Varthaman was conferred Vir Chakra, the coveted wartime gallantry medal, for downing the F-16 jet of Pakistan during the aerial combat.

22 Aug 2019 8:06 AM

With plans to go inside Pak, Army was ready for war after Pulwama: report

Explaining Rawat's comments, official said what the Army Chief meant was that Indian Army was ready to take battle into Pak.

20 Aug 2019 7:47 AM

'Witnessed Abhinandan shooting down Pak's F-16 fighter jet,' says Squadron Leader

'I was the one who was providing him with the air situation picture. I saw the fading of F-16 blip from my screen,' Agarwal said.

16 Aug 2019 8:46 AM

IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman clears medical tests, fit to fly fighter jets again

IAF has recommended a gallantry award – Vir Chakra – the third-highest wartime gallantry award - for Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman.

09 Aug 2019 9:17 AM

Pak's ISI PR chief gets trolled for posting doctored video of retired IAF officer

Netizens were quick to point out that the video was recorded in 2015, approximately four years before the Balakot strikes.

29 Jul 2019 3:07 PM


To fight terror, words won’t do, action is vital

India’s concern is Kashmir-centric terrorism inspired and abetted by Pakistan.

18 Jun 2019 3:34 AM

Pak decides to let PM Modi’s plane fly over its airspace to Shanghai summit

'The Indian government will be conveyed about the decision once the procedural formalities are completed,' official said.

11 Jun 2019 9:27 AM

Dare not try and come anywhere near LoC: Indian Army to Pakistan

Lieutenant General Ranbir Singh further informed that Pakistan has continued its 'anti-India' activities.

20 May 2019 1:57 PM

PM's revelation on Balakot airstike draws criticism from Oppn

PM was speaking to News Nation narrating the deliberations that underwent before the airstrike.

12 May 2019 1:21 PM

After Balakot, Rahul ‘sulked’ as dream of becoming PM vanished: Amit Shah

Shah said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has worked to secure the country and give befitting replies to terrorists.

30 Apr 2019 2:59 PM


Pakistan slightly open airspace for west bound flights from India

Pakistan opened one of its 11 air routes for west-bound flights from India and Air India and Turkish Airlines have started using it.

06 Apr 2019 1:51 PM

Bullet and bomb BJP’s way to deal with terror: Yogi

The BJP leader accused the previous Congress-led UPA govt of “serving biryani” to terrorists and having a soft approach towards handling terrorism.

01 Apr 2019 7:01 AM

After Balakot: India-Pak ties and nuclear bombast

Politicians on both sides of the border are prone to loose talk and nuclear sabre-rattling is part of their lexicon.

27 Mar 2019 1:40 AM

Received message from PM Modi, tweets Imran Khan on eve of Pak National Day

Khan said two countries 'need to forge a new relationship based on peace and prosperity for all our people.'

23 Mar 2019 9:29 AM

Narendra Modi finds Congress’ scepticism about Balakot ‘shameful’

Congress leader Sam Pitroda has said the country needs more proof of Balakot deaths.

22 Mar 2019 10:50 AM