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  • J&K Governor NN Vohra visits LoC villages

    J&K Governor NN Vohra visits LoC villages

    On a day long visit to the areas along the Line of Control (LoC), Jammu & Kashmir Governor NN Vohra reviewed problems of the people due to frequent shelling by Pakistan army and also the safety arrangements for the civilians.......

    November 23, 2017
  • J-K Governor Vohra visits villages along LoC

    J-K Governor Vohra visits villages along LoC

    On a day long visit to the areas along the Line of Control (LoC), Jammu and Kashmir Governor NN Vohra reviewed problems of the people due to frequent shelling by Pakistan army and also the safety arrangements for the civilians.......

    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
  • If India wants to liberate PoK, let it move towards LoC with guns: Farooq Abdullah

    If India wants to liberate PoK, let it move towards LoC with guns: Farooq Abdullah

    Defending his assertion for internal autonomy to both parts of divided Kashmir without obliterating the Line of Control (LoC), National Conference (NC) President Farooq Abdullah on Saturday said if India wants to get Pakistan-administered Kashmir (PoK), let it move towards......

    November 19, 2017
  • Pakistan Army violates ceasefire on LoC, India retaliates

    Pakistan Army violates ceasefire on LoC, India retaliates

    The sound of gunfire reverberated in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch sector early Friday morning as Pakistan violated the ceasefire, yet again forcing retaliatory firing from the Indian side. As per reports, the Pakistan Army initiated unprovoked and indiscriminate firing of......

    November 17, 2017
  • Pakistan summons Indian envoy over 'ceasefire violations'

    Pakistan summons Indian envoy over 'ceasefire violations'

    Pakistan on Wednesday summoned India's Deputy High Commissioner J.P. Singh over alleged ceasefire violations by Indian forces along the Line of Control in which a woman was reportedly killed. Director General (SA & SAARC) Mohammad Faisal summoned the Indian envoy......

    November 15, 2017
  • 'Azaadi' for Kashmir not a remedy for unrest: Farooq Abdullah

    'Azaadi' for Kashmir not a remedy for unrest: Farooq Abdullah

    Member of Parliament and National Conference President, Farooq Abdullah on Saturday said that restoration of internal autonomy for J-K is the remedy for the unrest in the state, not the demand for “azaadi”. Farooq, who was talking to media persons on the......

    November 11, 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
  • A talk with Pakistan

    A talk with Pakistan

    In December 2016, Dr Ashley J Tellis, a renowned South Asia scholar, made a presentation with a stark title ~ “Are India-Pakistan Peace Talks Worth a Damn?” ~ to a very discerning audience at an event organised by Carnegie India.......

    November 7, 2017
  • Army foils infiltration bid on LoC, two militants killed

    Army foils infiltration bid on LoC, two militants killed

    Two militants were killed on Sunday on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district as the Army foiled an infiltration bid, a defence official said. Defence Ministry spokesman Colonel Rajesh Kalia said: "The terrorists were killed......

    November 5, 2017
  • Girl injured in ceasefire violation along LoC in Poonch

    Girl injured in ceasefire violation along LoC in Poonch

    The Pakistani Army on Tuesday fired from small arms along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, leaving a girl injured. The girl was identified a 13-year-old Gulnaz. "There was ceasefire violation by Pakistani troops on Tuesday......

    October 31, 2017
  • Executive magistrate stripped of his powers for releasing drug smugglers

    Executive magistrate stripped of his powers for releasing drug smugglers

    The executive magistrate of Thanamandi near the Line of Control (LOC) in the Rajouri district has been stripped of his powers after he ordered release from jail of two dreaded drug smugglers without seeking the mandatory police report. The district......

    October 30, 2017
  • Soldier injured in accidental firing on LoC

    Soldier injured in accidental firing on LoC

    An Indian Army soldier was injured on Saturday in accidental firing on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district. The soldier, identified as Naik Abdul Haq of the Jammu and Kashmir Light infantry (JAKLI) regiment was......

    October 28, 2017