India News | Press Trust of India | Friday November 20, 2015
With the US distancing itself on Kashmir issue, former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today said the absence of a third party does not absolve India of its responsibility to find a solution to the problem.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 19, 2015
Pakistan is resorting to cellular interference in some areas of Jammu and Kashmir and operators working in the state have taken up the issue with the Centre, a leading telecom company today said.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday November 18, 2015
A mild earthquake on Wednesday evening hit the India-Nepal border region and the Kashmir Valley, officials said.
India News | Reported by Nazir Masoodi | Wednesday November 18, 2015
A Colonel of the Army's elite Para Commando force was killed on Tuesday in a fierce gun battle with terrorists that had been on for a week in the Manigah forest area of border district of Kupwara in north Kashmir.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday November 17, 2015
Pakistan Rangers on Tuesday resorted to unprovoked firing at Border Security Force (BSF) positions on the International Border in Samba district of Jammu region.
India News | Written by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal | Saturday November 14, 2015
For a farmer like Sohan Singh, the army's move to clear the landmines from the areas along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir comes as a huge relief. The move that comes 12 years after India and Pakistan announced a ceasefire will facilitate farming in border areas.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday November 9, 2015
Pakistan Rangers violated the bilateral ceasefire on the international border in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir today, police said.
India News | Written by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal | Sunday November 1, 2015
While incessant shelling along the border in Jammu is driving away people to safer areas, there are also those who are going to the border to experience the situation first hand. Border tourism is bustling despite record ceasefire violations in the last two years as hundreds are visiting the International Border in RS Pura sector each day.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 28, 2015
In the wake of renewed ceasefire violations, the Border Security Force has warned Pakistani armed forces against undertaking any "misadventure", saying India has "zero tolerance" towards infiltration and cross-border firing, particularly that targets the civilian population.
India News | Written by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal | Tuesday October 27, 2015
The unabated ceasefire violations by Pakistan at the International Border in Jammu are having an impact on the lives of hundreds of border residents. Despite the near-freezing temperatures, people are fleeing their homes in parts of Jammu that are worst hit by cross-border shelling.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday October 27, 2015
Field commanders of Border Security Force (BSF) and Pakistan Rangers today agreed to respect the bilateral ceasefire and work together to bring down tension on the border in Jammu and Kashmir.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 27, 2015
The top commander of Pakistan's border guarding force today called up the BSF chief to urge Indian troops to stop their retaliatory firing over escalated ceasefire violations by the neighbouring country following which both sides agreed to halt the exchanges.
India News | Agencies | Monday October 26, 2015
Pakistani troops targeted 30 Indian posts and some villages along the International Border in Jammu and Kashmir's Samba and Kathua districts in firing overnight, injuring four civilians.
India News | Written by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal | Saturday October 24, 2015
Pakistani soldiers targeted nine Indian military outposts and villages in Jammu and Kashmir's Samba since last night, firing long range mortars and violating the ceasefire between the two countries.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 23, 2015
Pakistani troops today violated the ceasefire along the International Border in Jammu region, killing one civilian and injuring two others.
India News | Indo-Asian New Service | Wednesday October 7, 2015
Over 20,000 concrete bunkers will be built along the Line of Control and International Border in Jammu and Kashmir for the safety of residents living in borer areas in Jammu region, said chief minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed in the state assembly.
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 | 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.
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 | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 12, 2015
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will visit Jammu and Kashmir next week to review the security situation in the state, an official said today.
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 | 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.