Indo-Pakistani wars: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Sushil Kumar authors book ‘A Prime Minister to Remember- Memories of a Military Chief’
Published: July 2, 2019
The book titled “A Prime Minister to Remember- Memories of a Military Chief” has been authored by former Navy Chief Admiral Sushil Kumar. The book is about the huge impact that the late Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee had on the armed forces of India. The author called Kargil as the finest hour of Vajpayee ..
Topics: Atal • Atal Bihari Vajpayee • Bajpai • Bihari • In India • In Pakistan • Indo-Pakistani wars • Kargil War • Kashmir Conflict • Lok Sabha • Parliament of India • Premiership of Atal Bihari Vajpayee
India signs Rs 300 crore deal with Israel to procure 100 SPICE bombs used in Balakot airstrike
Published: June 8, 2019
The Indian Air Force (IAF) has recently signed a deal worth around Rs 300 crore for buying more than 100 SPICE bombs from Israel. The IAF fighter jets used these bombs to target Jaish-e-Mohammed training camps in Pakistan’s Balakot on 26th February 2019 after the ghastly Pulwama terror attack in which over 44 CRPF jawans ..
Islamic State (IS) claims for first time that it established a “province” in India
Published: May 13, 2019
Islamic State (IS) has claimed for the first time that it has established a “province” in India, after a clash between militants and security forces in the Kashmir region killed a militant with alleged ties to the group. The new ‘province’ is called “Wilayah of Hind ” by the militant group. IS’s Amaq News Agency ..
Pakistan Air Force (PAF) decides to observe its retaliatory action on February 27
Published: May 2, 2019
The Pakistan Air Force (PAF) has decided to observe its retaliatory action on February 27 against the Indian air strikes on the Balakot terror camp as ‘Operation Swift Retort’. The tensions between India and Pakistan had escalated after the 14th February 2019 attack by a Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) suicide bomber in Pulwama that killed 40 ..
Topics: Abhinandan Varthaman • Airstrikes • Government of Pakistan • In Pakistan • Indian Air Force • Indo-Pakistani wars • Jaish-E-Mohammed • Jammu and Kashmir airstrikes • Kashmir Conflict • Military • Subdivisions of Pakistan
Israel honours 1971 war hero Lt Gen JFR Jacob
Published: May 1, 2019
Israel has recently honoured 1971 war hero Lt. Gen. (retd) Jack Farj Rafael (JFR) Jacob with a plaque on Ammunition Hill Wall of Honour in Jerusalem. Lt. Gen. Jacob, who died in 2016 at the age of 92 , negotiated the historic surrender of Pakistani troops in Dhaka after the 1971 Bangladesh’s liberation war,. He ..
Topics: Bangladesh Liberation War • Government of India • In Bangladesh • In India • In Pakistan • Indian Army • Indo-Pakistani wars • International Relations • J. F. R. Jacob • Jacob • Military • Pakistani Instrument of Surrender