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Heavy firing by Pakistani troops along the LoC in Poonch

Poonch: Heavy firing by Pakistani troops along the LoC in Krishna Ghati sector in Poonch.

Four PML companies deployed along Haryana border

Patiala: As many as four companies of Para Military Forces were deployed on Sunday as a security measure to prevent escalation of any tension due to the Supreme Court’s ruling on Sutlej-Yamuna Link canal issue. Inspector General of Police (Patiala Zone) Paramraj Singh Umranangal confirmed the deployment of four companies of Para Military Forces. He

CM along with Deputy CM inaugurates 6th Kabaddi world cup

Rupnagar: One of the biggest sporting extravaganzas of the country, the 6th Dr BR Ambedkar World Cup Kabbadi today began with a great pomp and show as the Punjab Chief Minister Mr. Parkash Singh Badal accompanied by Deputy Chief Minister Mr. Sukhbir Singh Badal, inaugurated this mega sporting event here at Nehru Stadium.   The Chief Minister

Uneasy calm prevails along Jammu border

Jammu: An uneasy calm prevailed on the Line of Control (LoC) and the International Border (IB) in Jammu on Wednesday, a day after eight civilians were killed and 24 injured in Pakistan targeting of civilian facilities. Eerie silence ruled the villages close to the IB in Ramgarh, R.S. Pura, Hira Nagar and other sectors in

Six members of a family injured in Pak shelling in Jammu

Jammu: Six members of a family were injured today as Pakistani troops continued to pound Indian civilian areas in R S Pura and Noushera sectors along the International Border and Line of Control (LoC) with mortars and small arms fire. Pakistan Rangers resorted to ceasefire violations by targeting civilian population in RS Pura sector in Jammu

Pakistan violates ceasefire along IB in Jammu, LoC in Rajouri

Jammu: Pakistan today violated the ceasefire along the Line of Control in Noushera sector and RS Pura sector on International Border by targeting Indian positions and civilian population with mortars and small arm fire, prompting the Indian side to give a “befitting response”. “From 10 AM, Pakistan Army resorted to unprovoked ceasefire violation along the

Pak troops violate ceasefire, heavy shelling along border

Jammu: Pakistani troops heavily shelledareas along the LoC in Rajouri district overnight, prompting Indian troops to give a befitting reply. Indian and Pakistani troops exchanged fire for past over 15 hours in this sector. “The small arms and automatic weapons firing is on along LoC in Bhimber Gali sector of Rajouri this morning”, a Defence

Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC

Jammu:  After a week-long lull, Pakistanitroops violated the ceasefire by firing from small arms on forward posts along the LoC in Rajouri district, drawing retaliation from Indian troops. “There was unprovoked firing from small arms on forward areas in Naushera sector of Rajouri district along the LoC by Pakistani troops”, PRO, Ministry of Defence, Jammu said.

Badal asks Centre to beef up security along Indo-Pak border

Tarmala (Muktsar): Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today asked the Centre to beef up security along the Indo-Pak frontier in the state to check infiltration from across the border. “The Union government must beef up the security along the Indo-Pak border in the state. Effective steps must be taken by the government of India

Border dwellers desert shell-hit hamlets along LoC

Gigriyal LoC (Pallanwala): A chain of border hamlets along the LoC wear a deserted look with villagers abandoning their houses to escape the shelling and firing from across the border. Mortar marks on the walls of houses and shutters of shops in the area are a mute testimony to the firing from across the border.

Pakistan, India NSAs agree to reduce tension along LoC: Aziz

Islamabad: The National Security Advisors of India and Pakistan talked on Monday morning to reduce tension between the two neighbouring nations along the Line of Control. According to Adviser to Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz, Pakistan’s NSA Nasser Janjua and his Indian counterpart Ajit Doval talked to diffuse tension between the two countries.

Indian Army veterans support surgical attack at terrorist launch pads along LoC

Ludhiana: Following the surgical attack by Indian Army at the terrorist launch pads along the Line of Control (LoC) on Thursday, the veteran Army personnel have supported the action of Indian Army. The veterans opine that patience was over and Indian Army was left with only option.   “Pakistan as part of its state policy

Indian Army veterans support surgical attack at terrorist launch pads along LoC

Ludhiana: Following the surgical attack by Indian Army at the terrorist launch pads along the Line of Control (LoC) on Thursday, the veteran Army personnel have supported the action of Indian Army. The veterans opine that patience was over and Indian Army was left with only option. “No doubt every problem has a solution but this

Two soldiers killed in firing along LoC by India, says Pakistan

Islamabad: At least two soldiers were killed as Indian and Pakistani troops exchanged fire along the Line of Control (LoC), the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said on Thursday. The exchange of fire began at 2.30 a.m., ISPR said in a statement, and continued till 8.00 a.m., Dawn online reported. “Pakistani troops befittingly responded to Indian

Prime Minister Narendra Modi chairs CCS meeting on situation along LoC

New Delhi: Amidst heightened tension with Pakistan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today chaired a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) to review the situation along the LoC. The meeting is understood to have discussed various options related to the Line of Control (LoC) in the wake of the Uri attack. The meeting is

Counter-infiltration operations along LoC continue

Srinagar: The two counter-infiltration operations along the Line of Control in Kashmir today entered the second day, the Army said here. “The operations along the LoC in Uri and Naugam sectors continue,” an Army spokesman said. One soldier was killed yesterday as Army foiled two infiltration bids in Uri and Naugam sectors of