The Biggest Stories of September 25, 2015
Sep 25, 2015
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday October 6, 2015
The Shiv Sena today demanded the Centre "show guts and attack Pakistan" in retaliation for the spate of terror attacks carried out from across the border in the recent times which killed many Indians.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 6, 2015
Hitting out at Pakistan after four soldiers were killed in Kashmir, Shiv Sena today said it has accorded "independent soldiers" status to terrorists, for which India is paying a heavy price, and rued the dearth of political will to carry out surgical strikes across the border like in Myanmar.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 3, 2015
Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) today apprehended around 65 fishermen along with their 12 boats off the Gujarat coast, officials of National Fishworkers Forum (NFF) said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 29, 2015
India has termed as -baseless-, the charge by Pakistan about construction of a wall along the International Border in Jammu and Kashmir, said a top official of the Border Security Force (BSF).
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 26, 2015
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today claimed that the country was safe under the Narendra Modi government, adding there was a significant drop in infiltration attempts across the Indo-Pakistan border in the past one year.
India News | Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal | Tuesday September 22, 2015
More than a 1,000 terrorists, trained in 17 training camps across Pakistan, have been attempting to cross over into India through the border in Jammu and Kashmir but a tightened counter-infiltration effort has resulted in many of their bids being foiled and driving them to desperate measures, the top Army officer in Kashmir Valley has told NDTV.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday September 22, 2015
The news comes weeks after Pakistan first reported using a home-made drone in combat when it attacked militants on its soil, raising the prospect of a new front in the standoff over Kashmir that has twice spilled into war.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 21, 2015
Asserting that India does not have expansionist ambitions, Home Minister Rajnath Singh has said it has always wanted to have better ties with neighbours particularly Pakistan and China and all issues including border disputes and terrorism can be resolved through talks.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 21, 2015
Armies of India and Pakistan will hold a flag meeting tomorrow at Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch in Jammu and Kashmir to discuss how to bring peace on the border which has been volatile in the recent past.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 17, 2015
Blaming the Prime Minister Narendra Modi led National Democratic Alliance government for not having a policy towards Pakistan, the Congress party today said that it had led to Kashmiri youth taking to terrorism and continued Pak shelling on the border.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 13, 2015
Troops guarding Pakistani borders today opened fire in Samba district along the International Border (IB) today, a day after BSF and Pakistan Rangers agreed to uphold the sanctity of ceasefire during the DG level talks.
India News | Agencies | Friday September 11, 2015
Indian forces would not fire the first bullet along the border, Home Minister Rajnath Singh told a team of Pakistan Rangers today.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday September 10, 2015
India today asked Pakistan to "talk about the future" as border security forces of both countries sat across the table for a meeting.
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Friday September 11, 2015
Indian and Pakistani troops across the International Border may start speaking to each other more frequently, and at lower levels as well to sort out local issues faster.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 10, 2015
There was no let up in ceasefire violations by Pakistani troops as they once again resorted to unprovoked firing from across the Line of Control (LoC) along Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, forcing Indian troops to retaliate.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday September 9, 2015
Amid a growing war of words and firing from across the border, a high-level delegation from Pakistan crossed over to India today and arrived in New Delhi for director-level talks between the border forces of both countries.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 9, 2015
A high-level delegation of Pakistani Rangers will arrive today to hold the much-anticipated Director-General bilateral talks with their counterparts BSF on key issues including ceasefire violations and cross-border infiltration.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 5, 2015
An Army soldier was injured as Pakistani troops today violated the ceasefire by firing on forward posts along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 4, 2015
Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire twice overnight by resorting to small arms firing and mortar shelling along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Poonch districts, drawing retaliation from the Army.
India News | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday September 1, 2015
India's forces need to be prepared at all times for short wars, given the frequent ceasefire violations by Pakistan on the border, Army Chief Dalbir Singh said today, expressing concern about "new methods" used to keep Jammu and Kashmir on the boil.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 30, 2015
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said Pakistan should stop firing in the border areas and violence and give an assurance on not repeating it then only talks could be initiated.
India News | Written by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal | Friday August 28, 2015
Three people including two women have been killed, and 22 others injured at the international border in RS Pura, where guns have not fallen silent since Thursday night, there was heavy exchange of fire between the Border Security Force and the Pakistan Rangers.
India News | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from agencies) | Friday August 28, 2015
Three people, including a woman, were killed and 22 were injured in heavy shelling by Pakistani troops along the International Border in RS Pura sector of Jammu today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 26, 2015
Notwithstanding the cancellation of NSA talks, heads of border guards of India and Pakistan are expected to meet in New Delhi from September 9 to discuss ways to have peace on the frontier which has been volatile over the last several months.