India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 22, 2015
Describing cross-LoC trade as the biggest breakthrough in the history of the state, Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed today placed high priority on extending telecom and banking facility to broaden the scope of business.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 19, 2015
A top Army commander today said there was a "possibility" that global terror outfit Islamic State (IS) may join hands with Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Taiba to launch attacks in India.
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.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday November 6, 2015
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has asserted that war with India was not an option, media reported today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 3, 2015
The Army today said the ceasefire violation along the Line of Control (LoC) in Kashmir, which left two soldiers dead, was a part of the terrorists' plan to infiltrate into the Valley before the natural passes are closed by snowfall.
India News | Agencies | Monday November 2, 2015
Two Armymen have been killed in firing by Pakistani troops in Gurez sector along the Line of Control, the Army spokesperson has said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 30, 2015
Accusing India of violating ceasefire at least 400 times, Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit today said it is better to formalise the 2003 India-Pak agreement to end firing at the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir region.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 30, 2015
Military officials from India and China today held a Border Personnel Meeting (BPM) during which both sides committed themselves towards enhancing the existing cordial relations, and maintaining peace and tranquility along the Line of Actual Control.
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 | Press Trust of India | Friday October 23, 2015
Kashmir and violence along the Line of Control today figured in a joint statement issued by US President Barack Obama and Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, both of whom called for a "sustained and resilient" India-Pakistan dialogue process to resolve all outstanding issues.
India News | Written by Vishnu Som | Thursday October 22, 2015
For nearly two weeks, the Armies of India and China, nations which frequently face off against one another along the disputed Line of Actual Control, have been working together, as friends.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday October 14, 2015
An army soldier and an intruding terrorist were killed on Wednesday when troops foiled an infiltration bid on the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday October 12, 2015
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has said that human rights violations by the Pakistani Army in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) as well as Balochistan and Sindh need to be highlighted on the global stage.
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 | 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 | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh (With agency inputs) | Friday September 25, 2015
As Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif prepared to attend the UN General Assembly session on Friday, there was a war of words over Pakistan's complaint to the UN earlier this month.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 25, 2015
Introducing a new irritant into the bilateral ties, Pakistan has complained to UN Security Council alleging that India was building a wall along the Line of Control (LoC) in violation of the world body's resolutions.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 21, 2015
Local field commanders of the Indian and Pakistani armies today decided to exercise restraint to respect the bilateral ceasefire on the Line of Control (LoC) that divides Jammu and Kashmir between them, an army official said.
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 | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday September 20, 2015
A flag meeting at the brigade commanders-level will be held tomorrow in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district to address the issue of ceasefire violations on the Line of Control (LoC) which divides the state between India and Pakistan, a defence official said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday September 18, 2015
An Army jawan and a villager were injured today in firing and shelling by Pakistani troops who continued to target civilian and forward areas along Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir for the fourth consecutive day.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday September 15, 2015
India and China today held two simultaneous flag meetings along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Ladakh region to de-escalate the tension along the border.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 14, 2015
Pakistani troops opened unprovoked shelling at Indian positions on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district today evening, a defence official said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 13, 2015
Ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) today said peace and political stability were imperative for development and economic prosperity of Jammu and Kashmir as it welcomed the agreement between India and Pakistan to defuse tension along borders in the region.