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    Kargil is a town in the Kargil district of Ladakh region, in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. It is the second largest town in Ladakh after Leh.

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    Sidharth Malhotra meets with an accident in Kargil
    Entertainment

    Sidharth Malhotra meets with an accident in Kargil

    Actor Sidharth Malhotra has met with an accident in Kargil, but has assured that he should be better in a few days.

    You're an inspiration and a hero: Janhvi wishes Gunjan Saxena
    Entertainment

    You're an inspiration and a hero: Janhvi wishes Gunjan Saxena

    Janhvi Kapoor who is all set to essay the role of India's first female pilot to fly in combat, Gunjan Saxena, in the upcoming film 'Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl,' penned a heartwarming note for the pilot's birthday.

    Governor Malik assures all measures for Kargil's development under Ladakh UT set up
    Politics

    Governor Malik assures all measures for Kargil's development under Ladakh UT set up

    Governor Satya Pal Malik on Friday said that the administration is fully committed to take all measures to ensure the best development of Kargil district in line with the aspirations of the people in the setting up of Union Territory Ladakh.

    Surviving as a digital entrepreneur, Kargil battles retold, of a remembered homeland ( Books This Weekend)
    National

    Surviving as a digital entrepreneur, Kargil battles retold, of a remembered homeland ( Books This Weekend)

    Read about the diehards in the e-commerce space who refused to give up even as the world was crashing around them; next, relive the battles of the Kargil war that gave new meaning to the concept of grit and determination; and finally, look at political issues through a turbulent mother-daughter relationship.

    PM announces CDS post, fulfils defence's long-pending proposal
    National

    PM announces CDS post, fulfils defence's long-pending proposal

    In a major move, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday announced the creation of the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) post, that has been a long-pending recommendation of various defence panels.

    Once neglected, Ladakh to benefit greatly after becoming UT: Former bureaucrat
    National

    Once neglected, Ladakh to benefit greatly after becoming UT: Former bureaucrat

    Once remained neglected, Ladakh will be greatly benefited from the Central government's decision to make it into a Union Territory, a former top bureaucrat at the Centre has said.

    Ladakh rejoices over UT status, no legislature a concern
    National

    Ladakh rejoices over UT status, no legislature a concern

    "This is the best gift given by the Central government to the people of Ladakh, who always had to take the burden of Kashmir's hegemony," said Member of Parliament from Ladakh Jamyang Tsering Namgyal amid a huge applause in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday.

    After 370, Kashmiris first
    National

    After 370, Kashmiris first

    government has created with the decisive step of abrogating the section 370 has to be sustained. Political leaders thrive on positive waves as it can lead to shift in mindsets and this seems to be the purpose here. Mindset change is important if you want any behavioural change in a recalcitrant population. This is the biggest opportunity in front of the BJP government when it comes to these two new UTs- J&K and Ladakh.

    Whatever it is, Kashmiris believe it is happening for sure
    National

    Whatever it is, Kashmiris believe it is happening for sure

    What next after nearly every Kashmiri household has stocked for the D-day they believe is imminent? Trifurcation, abrogation of 35A, delimitation, flag hoisting at every Panchayat in the valley on August 15 or a full blown, straightaway war between India and Pakistan? No marks for guessing that nobody, not even probably Governor Satya Pal Malik has a straight-faced answer to all this.

    J&K Governor proposes opening Kargil War hotspots for trekking
    National

    J&K Governor proposes opening Kargil War hotspots for trekking

    Twenty years after Tiger Hills in Kargil became a household name in the entire nation, the hill might soon be opened for the general public as a tourist destination. Apart from this, at least 16 other peaks in Kargil that saw action during the 1999 India-Pakistan war may soon be thrown open for domestic, as well as international tourists flocking to admire the beauty of the Ladakh region.

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