New Delhi, Nov 08: In a clear attempt to instigate the Sikhs, Pakistan has put up a banner in the Kartarpur Sahib Gurudwara premises that speaks about a bomb that the Indian Air Force dropped in 1971.
“Indian Air Force dropped this bomb during 1971 at the Gurudwara Darbar Sahib Sri Kartarpur with an aim to destroy it. However, this evil design could not be materialised due to the blessing of WAHEGURU JI (Almighty ALLAH). The Said Bomb landed into Sri Khoo Sahib (Sacred Well) and this Darbar Sahib remained unhurt. It is pertinent to mention that This is the same sacred well From where Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji used to get water to irrigate his fields,” the banner read. The banner is titled Miracle of Waheguru Ji.
New Delhi, Oct 21: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said recent that had India possessed the Rafale fighter jets earlier, the Indian Air Force would have not have needed to enter Pakistan to hit terror camps.
“Had we possessed Rafale fighter jets we would not have required to enter Balakot and launch a strike. We could have struck at Balakot while sitting in India,” he said.
New Delhi, Oct 17: A high alert has been declared after the Intelligence Bureau (IB) has warned about a possible attack on an Indian Air Force (IAF) in Jammu and Kashmir and Punjab. The IB warning states that terrorists of the Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) are looking to carry out this attack. It has further been warned that the JeM had trained 8 of its terrorists for this attack.
New Delhi, Oct 09: Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s special aircraft will be under the Indian Air Force (IAF). Currently, the aircraft known as Air India One is under Air India.
Come 2020 and Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Air India One fleet will be on part with Air Force One that is used by the President of the United States.
New Delhi, Oct 06: Yasin Malik is in jail, the NIA has filed a water-tight case against him in the terror funding case and the IAF’s hero whom he had killed will now find a place on the War Memorial.
The Indian Air Force has approved the name of Squadron Leader Ravi Khanna who was killed by Malik in 1990 to be on the War Memorial. For Yasin Malik life has come a full circle. One of the most notorious separatist/terrorist, he got away scot free with a number of crimes over the years.
New Delhi, Sep 23: The Balakot facility has been re-activated by the Jaish-e-Mohammad. This shows that Balakot was affected, it was damaged said Army Chief General Bipin Rawat.
He also said that this shows that some actions were taken by the Indian Air Force (IAF). Now they (JeM) have got their people back.
New Delhi, Aug 02: The government has pressed into service Indian Airforce aircraft and the heavy lift plane C17 into service in Jammu and Kashmir. This has been done for the rapid induction of CRPF and other paramilitary forces into the Valley.
Both the Air Force and the Indian Army have been put on high operational alert in view of the ongoing situation in Kashmir.
New Delhi, Mar 14: The Central Bureau of Investigation is all set to re-start its probe into two 30 year old terror cases against Kashmir separatist, Yasin Malik.
The cases relate to the kidnapping of Rubaiya Saeed, daughter of late Jammu and Kashmir chief minister, Mufti Mohammad Sayeed and the killing of four IAF personnel in Kashmir.
New Delhi, Feb 28: In an aerial dogfight over the skies of Nowshera in Rajouri district of the Jammu province, India shot down a US made F-16 fighter of the Pakistan Air Force on Wednesday.
New Delhi, Feb 26: India dealt a heavy blow to terror camps operating along the Line of Control, sources said.