Freedom's Children: An India-Pakistan Dialogue
Aug 15, 2015
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.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 25, 2015
Pakistan has expressed a strong desire to go ahead with the Director-General level talks agreed between the two countries, but once again, reiterated its stand on talks with separatist leaders.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday August 24, 2015
After the cancellation of NSA-level talks, proposed meetings between top military officials of India and Pakistan are now unlikely, a media report said today.
Press Trust of India | Saturday August 22, 2015
India were scheduled to play a bilateral series against Pakistan in UAE in December but BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur said no cricketing ties will resume until cross border terrorism stops.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday August 18, 2015
Pakistan violated the ceasefire by resorting to unprovoked at both the International Border and the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir, an official said on Tuesday.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday August 17, 2015
The Congress today said Prime Minister Narendra Modi should be ashamed of the incessant violation of India's territorial integrity by a belligerent Pakistan and killing of civilians as well as soldiers.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With IANS inputs) | Monday August 17, 2015
After shelling from across the border for more than 24 hours, Jammu and Kashmir's Balakote gained a reprieve, but ceasefire violation took place in Saujiyan and Mandi sectors in Poonch district. And there too, heavy mortars - 120 mm - were used.
India News | Written by Sandeep Phukan | Monday August 17, 2015
As over a hundred heavy mortar shells landed from across the border in Jammu and Kashmir's Balakote, pressure grew on the Narendra Modi government to take a strong stand over National Security Advisor level talks with Pakistan later this month.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday August 16, 2015
Over 100 heavy mortar shells have landed in Jammu and Kashmir's border village Balakote since Saturday afternoon. This was the first time since the 2003 ceasefire agreement that Pakistan has used heavy shells -- 120 mm - which explains the high civilian casualties, army sources told NDTV.
India News | Reported by Nazir Masoodi, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday August 16, 2015
India today summoned the Pakistani high commissioner Abdul Basit following the death of 9 civilians in the ongoing ceasefire violation in Jammu and Kashmir's Balakote.Eleven villages in Jammu and Kashmir's Balakote are being pounded by Pakistani mortar shells and guns for over 24 hours now.
India News | Reported by Nazir Masoodi, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Saturday August 15, 2015
Five civilians died and nine were injured as Pakistani soldiers engaged in intense shelling from across the border, violating ceasefire thrice in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch sector today. Heavy firing by Pakistani troops continues in the area.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday August 15, 2015
On India's Independence Day today, the Pakistan Army used mortars and automatic weapons on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir.
India News | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Sanjeev Singh | Wednesday August 12, 2015
Recent terror attacks have affected a decades-old tradition at the border on Independence Day. This time, Indian soldiers have decided against the exchange of sweets with Pakistani Rangers at the Atari Wagah border.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 12, 2015
Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire twice overnight by targeting Indian posts and civilian areas with 120 mm mortar bombs along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district, drawing retaliation from the Army.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 11, 2015
Pakistan violated ceasefire 192 times along the International Border in Jammu and Kashmir till July 26 this year, government told Lok Sabha today, adding that measures have been put in place for "immediate and effective retaliation" to such provocations.
World News | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Saturday August 8, 2015
Mohammad Yakub and two of his sons live in a house at the end of street number 3, Rafique Colony, in Pakistan's Faisalabad, confirm neighbours. His third son is Mohammad Naved, they say.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 5, 2015
"It's fun doing this," said Usman, a suspected Lashker-e-Taiba terrorist from Pakistan who was caught alive after the attack on a Border Security Force (BSF) convoy in Jammu's Udhampur today that killed two constables.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday August 6, 2015
By 1 pm on Wednesday, India had in its custody a man who claims to be from Pakistan, and who, along with another terrorist, ambushed a convoy of the Border Security Force, killing two soldiers and injuring 11 in the Udhampur district of Jammu.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 4, 2015
The National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval today denied reports that he had bypassed the external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj, by talking directly with Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit, when border tension between the two countries was escalating last month.
India News | Reported by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal, Sudhi Ranjan Sen; Edited by Mala Das | Tuesday August 4, 2015
A 20-year-old man was killed in firing by Pakistani troops this morning as two terrorists were stopped from crossing over to Jammu and Kashmir, officials said.