With less than a week to go before India finds out who her next Prime Minister is going to be. India Tv brings to you the top moments of 5 years of Modi government.
Seven members of elite NSG Commandos led by Lt Col Jay Prakash Kumar successfully scaled Mount Everest the highest peak on earth on 16 May 2019 at 0705 hrs.
Two Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorists were Sunday killed in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district, police said.
Team Army evoked awe and admiration when it arrived for the ceremonial start in New Delhi on May 7, with each of their decorated men and women turning up in their army outfits and shining vehicles. They fielded as many as 10 teams in the Xtreme Category and three in the Moto, making it the largest contingent in the Desert Storm.
Aarti Kumari, Anshu Kumari and Anshika Kumari have scored excellent marks in their Class 10, 8 and 4 exams this year, paying a real tribute to their slain father.
"It was decided that only stranded civilian vehicles will be allowed on the highway this Sunday in view of the road blockade over the past couple of days. There will be no movement of security convoys from either Srinagar or Jammu," a traffic department official said.
The Prime Minister, while referring to the killing of two terrorists in Shopian in Jammu and Kashmir, said: "They (the terrorists) were standing in front (of the soldiers) with bombs and guns. Would my jawans go to the Election Commission to ask for permission to shoot? Since I came to Kashmir, every second or third day, clean-up operations are taking place."
Heavy firing exchanges took place between Indian and Pakistani troopers on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district on Sunday, a defence official said.
A report published by Hiudustan Times has quoted a Nepal Army officer who said that such prints are often made by wild bears found in the area. Indian Army had claimed that its expedition team had found 'Footprints of mythical beast Yeti'.
An Army team of 18 personnel led by Major Manoj Joshi embarked on an expedition to Mount Makalu in Nepal on April 2. On April 9, the team spotted "mysterious footprints" measuring 32 X 15 inches to close to the Makalu base camp.
Yeti (Abominable Snowman) is an ape-like creature. It is taller than an average human and is said to inhabit the Himalayas.
Until now, women were allowed in select areas such as medical, legal, educational, signals and engineering wings of the Army.
A Sub-Divisional Magistrate alleged that Army jawans thrashed him after a heated argument. District officials said that his vehicle was stopped by the soldiers.
The spokesperson said in a first-of-its-kind initiatives, the Election Commission provided the facility to the troops deployed in far-flung, remote and inhospitable terrain to download their ballot papers online, vote and forward the ballot papers to their respective electoral returning officers through post.
Encounter breaks out between security forces and militants in South Kashmir
"During informal talks, it was made clear to the state officials that such an order was not possible to implement," said an officer who is engaged in convoy movement.
An Indian Defence spokesperson said the Pakistani army began violating ceasefire early Tuesday.
Amidst the opposition attack on Adityanath for his remark, the Election Commission has also asked the district magistrate of Ghaziabad to submit a report so that it can be checked whether there was any violation of Model Code of Conduct as it has already asked political parties to "desist" during their Lok Sabha poll campaigns from indulging in any propaganda involving defence forces.
Indian Army to get first batch of Dhanush artillery guns
Two terrorists were gunned down by the security forces in Nowgam district of Srinagar.