Much has been written or spoken about the kargil war and the 26/11 attacks and more would be further articulated during the time, the media worked fundamental. The mass media is quite often referred to as the fourth estate however, it would be quite erroneous to presume that the importance it has, places it at the end of the pecking order of the other three estates—the lords spiritual, the lords temporal and the commons (some, like shri ag noorani, a senior journalist, list the. The kargil war was very crucially influenced by the media as the war wore on, the role of the media took a different dimension, which helped india gain strong internal support from the populace and international diplomatic advantage my inference the relationship between the military and the media in. Case studies of events/periods are given when media wars broke out -- the kargil conflict and the mumbai massacre the third case study, an exception which proves the rule, is the agra peace summit, when the media of both nations wallowed in a short-lived peace 3) what roles do mindsets, stereotyping of each other,.
As india celebrates kargil divas and pays homage to martyrs of the war, it is time to recall the significant role of air power that actually tilted the balance in operation vijay, in july with its significant war footage, kargil was the first indo- pak war that impacted public opinion through mass media coverage. Chronology of key points of the conflict in kashmir, with links to key stories from bbc news online's coverage. In india's first tv war, the camera not only moulded public opinion but was also the army's biggest ally.
Ten years back from now, media in kargil was a very new thing and only one man was striving and working in this field after completing my studies and gathering experience from newspapers such as sunday times- times of india, kashmir times, i came back to kargil and started working as a freelancer. (but) kargil was not an entirely wrong decision i would say, we couldn't have done better on military execution but our diplomatic and media operations were not in sync and thus the failure the general headquarters in rawalpindi, president asif ali zardari's house and the pm's secretariat remained. Most of us would recall that this war received tremendous media coverage so much so that it came to be known as the first televised war of the country to mention them) but he lauded the innovative tactics of employment of notorious bofors guns in direct firing role which helped the assaulting soldiers. New delhi: highlights pilot mistakenly aimed at pak military base during kargil war nawaz sharif, musharraf were near the base that day: pak media the june 24, 1999, incident had potential of triggering an all-out war during the height of the kargil crisis in 1999, an indian air force fighter pilot.
Sriharikota: when pakistani troops took positions in kargil in 1999, one of the first things indian military sought was gps data for the region the space-based navigation system maintained by the us government would have provided vital information, but the us denied it to india a need for an. “considered purely in military terms, the kargil operations were a landmark in the history of the pakistani army,” musharraf wrote in his 2006 memoir in the line of fire in the chapter on kargil, he dismissed indian victories in kargil as “media hype”, saying: “india raised the level of some of its achievements.
The kargil crisis had several layers of significance for both pakistan and india, and generally these were very of the media to shape domestic and international response in its favor the next two sections explore the conceded the army's role in kargil but did not think that kargil nec- essarily undermined the process of.
On the hand, the indian media has played a courageous role in the coverage of kargil war(1999), and 26/11 bombay terror attacks that rocked the whole nation as the city was rocked by multiple terror attacks certainly, due to growing influence of political parties, there has been decrease in the quality of. Defined or unrealistic in such cases, people are likely to rely more heavily on media versions of the events3 (kargil conflict, attack on the indian parliament and the mumbai attacks) importance of media mass media has four basic functions to inform, to entertain, to educate and to influence what we receive through media. This thesis titled us media framing of the indo-pakistan war of 1999: religious framing in an fundamentalism and its role in destabilizing kashmir yousaf, 2012) shah (2001) studied the major themes of coverage in indian media during the kargil war india-pakistan relations are still complicated after 65 years of.
In may 1999, large-scale military intrusions from pakistan were detected by the indian military and intelligence agencies in the kargil–dras sector of the disputed state of jammu and kashmir, a pakistani provocation that escalated into the kargil war it took more than a week for the indian army to. Kargil war: instead of marshalling the nation into a cohesive force, the indian media playing partisan political roles at the height of the war, were busy stoking controversies as to how it happened agra summit: the summit had more to do with india's national security interests than political diplomacy. In the past we can notice that subcontinent media's role by and large was negative, example can be the kargil war (1999) in which they portrayed and showed stereotyped images and messages in both the countries that fanned the flame of hatred but now aman ki asha has a different perspective on this.