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  • Indian Army pays tributes to martyred soldiers in J-K

    Indian Army pays tributes to martyred soldiers in J-K

    The Indian Army paid tributes to two soldiers on Thursday, who attained martyrdom during two separate operations in Kupwara on 21 and 22 November respectively. In a ceremony at Badami Bagh Cantt, Lt Gen JS Sandhu, Corps Commander, Chinar Corps and all......

    November 23, 2017
  • J-K: Militants kill soldier near LoC, search operations underway

    J-K: Militants kill soldier near LoC, search operations underway

    Militants on Wednesday killed a soldier of an Indian Army near the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district. The incident took place near the Choken Post in Keran sector, Defence ministry sources said. As per officials, "The......

    November 22, 2017
  • Kashmir: Militant killed by security forces in encounter

    Kashmir: Militant killed by security forces in encounter

    A militant was killed in an encounter with security forces in the forest area of Tral in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said on Monday. Security forces launched a cordon-and-search operation in Gujarbasti forest area of Tral based......

    November 20, 2017
  • Prez, VP continue to get less salary than top babus, chiefs

    Prez, VP continue to get less salary than top babus, chiefs

    The President and the Vice-President continue to get less salaries as compared to the top bureaucrats and service chiefs since the laws are yet to be amended to rectify an anomaly with the implementation of the 7th Pay Commission's recommendations......

    November 19, 2017
  • JK BJP lashes out at Farooq for his PoK remarks

    JK BJP lashes out at Farooq for his PoK remarks

    The Jammu and Kashmir unit of the BJP hit out at Farooq Abdullah for his remarks that 70 years had passed but India could not get back PoK, saying that it was the NC Chief's father Sheikh Abdullah who convinced......

    November 17, 2017
  • Pakistan Army violates ceasefire in Kashmir

    Pakistan Army violates ceasefire in Kashmir

    Pakistani troops on Wednesday resorted to unprovoked firing on the Indian post along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch District of Jammu and Kashmir. There are no reports of any casualty in the firing, Official said. As per Defence......

    November 15, 2017
  • J-K: Two militants arrested in Kulgam district

    J-K: Two militants arrested in Kulgam district

    Two militants, including one injured during an encounter on Tuesday, were arrested from the Kulgam district in south Kashmir on Wednesday, police said. A militant was arrested from Kund village of Kulgam district, a police official said. He said the......

    November 15, 2017
  • Veterans must organise themselves

    Veterans must organise themselves

    The veterans’ agitation over OROP at Jantar Mantar was in its initial stages a success as it compelled the government to act. It gained national sympathy when police targeted decorated veterans on the eve of Independence Day 2015. It forced......

    November 14, 2017
  • Security forces start search operation in J-K

    Security forces start search operation in J-K

    Security forces on Monday began search operations in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara and Bandipora districts, police said. The forces surrounded Mir Mohalla village in Bandipora and Rangwar in Kupwara after receiving information about the presence of militants. "At both these......

    November 13, 2017
  • Pakistan Army violates ceasefire on LoC

    Pakistan Army violates ceasefire on LoC

    The Pakistani Army has violated ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Rajouri district, defence sources said. No casualty or damage was reported from the Indian side. Using mortars, automatics and small arms they targeted Indian positions as they......

    November 11, 2017
  • Bangladesh hands over five terrorists to India

    Bangladesh hands over five terrorists to India

    Five terrorists belonging to Manipur and Nagaland-based extremist outfits were handed over to Assam Police by Bangladeshi police after they completed their 13-year jail term in that country, a police official here said. "Bangladesh police handed over the five militants......

    November 8, 2017
  • India test fires 'Nirbhay' sub-sonic cruise missile

    India test fires 'Nirbhay' sub-sonic cruise missile

    India on Tuesday conducted a flight test of its indigenously designed and developed long-range sub-sonic cruise missile 'Nirbhay', which can carry warheads of up to 300 kg, from a test range at Chandipur along the Odisha coast. This was the......

    November 7, 2017
  • Defence Minister's visit to Arunachal a source of motivation: Army Chief

    Defence Minister's visit to Arunachal a source of motivation: Army Chief

    A day after China raised an objection to Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's visit to Arunachal Pradesh, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat said on Tuesday the visit was a "source of motivation" and aimed at understanding issues related to soldiers deployed......

    November 7, 2017