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India, Pakistan trade heavy fire across Line of Control

India, Pakistan trade heavy fire across Line of Control

The Indian and Pakistani armies traded heavy fire on the Line of Control (LoC) on Friday in Jammu and Kashmir‘s Poonch district, the Defence Ministry said.”At about 8.30 a.m. Pakistan initiated unprovoked shelling using mortars and firing small arms along the LoC in Sawjian sector,” Ministry spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Devender Anand said. The Indian Army

30 candidates enrolled in India Army on fake documents in 5 years

Enrolled candidates faces Police case Amarpreet Singh Makkar Ludhiana: As many as 30 candidates have enrolled themselves in Indian Army by using fake documents from year 2014 to 2018. Following the probe, a Police case has been registered against 30 candidates serving in Indian Army. The candidates may lose their jobs also. All 30 candidates

Police Books Ex-Serviceman for Providing Fake Army Admit Cards to Candidates

DP Correspondent Ludhiana: The Division Number 5 police have registered an FIR under section 420 of IPC against an ex-serviceman for providing fake admit cards to candidates, who have registered themselves for Army recruitment. The FIR has been registered against ex Havildar Gurcharan Singh on the complaint of Col Vishal Dubey, Director Recruiting, Army Recruiting

Hemkunt Sahib portals to open on May 25

Hemkunt Sahib portals to open on May 25

Portals of Hemkunt Sahib: CHANDIGARH: There is a huge demand from Sikhs to travel to Hemkund Sahib. Sikh sangat will begin yatra for the Darshan of Hemkund Sahib on 25th of May, Senior Manager “Sewa Singh” told to reporters. At the same time, Portals of Kedarnath, Badrinath, Gangotri and Jamanotir Dham will also be opened

Pakistan Army targets Indian posts on LoC

Pakistani troops fired rockets on Indian Army positions on Tuesday on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district. Defence Ministry spokesman Lt Col Devender Anand said the Pakistan Army violated the 2003 bilateral ceasefire in Krishna Ghati sector around 10.30 a.m. “Pakistanis … fired rockets,” the spokesman said. “No casualty or

TVS Indian Army Officers

TVS And Six Indian Army Officers Begin ‘Ride Of Honour’ Expedition

TVS has had a long standing tradition with the armed forces as they have been conducting several rides and events with them, like the Shwet Ashva team wheelieing down the Rajpath on Republic Day. They have begun another expedition of sorts with six women officers from Indian Army’s Corps of Electronics and Mechanical Engineers (EME)

Indian Army chooses SBI as its banker

Indian Army chooses SBI as its banker

New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) The Indian Army on Thursday joined hands with the State bank of India (SBI) on the Defence Salary Package, which will include free personal accident death and total disability cover.“A number of additional facilities have been incorporated in the revised Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which includes free personal accident death

Ultra-Marathon runner gets felicitated at Attari-Wagah border

Ultra-Marathon runner gets felicitated at Attari-Wagah border

Attari-Wagah (Punjab) (ANI): Ultra-Marathon runner Sameer Singh, who completed marathon run of 13,750 Km in a span of seven months and six days, was felicitated at Attari-Wagah border on Friday. He had registered himself in ‘Bharat Ke Veer’ app and travelled all around the country to complete his run.Sameer began his journey on December 1

Fifth batch of pilgrims leaves from Jammu for Amarnath

Fifth batch of pilgrims leaves from Jammu for Amarnath

JAMMU: The fifth batch of 4,047 pilgrims, including 808 women, on Monday left from here for the Kashmir Valley to pay obeisance at the 3,880-metre high cave shrine of Amarnath, a police official said. So far, 13,816 pilgrims had visited the cave shrine from the twin routes traditional 36-km Pahalgam track in Anantnag district and

Largest-ever security cover for Amarnath Yatra this time

Largest-ever security cover for Amarnath Yatra this time

SRINAGAR: Vehicles tagged with electromagnetic chips, bike and bullet-proof SUV police convoys and scores of bulletproof bunkers have been deployed as part of the ‘biggestever’ security blanket thrown to secure pilgrims undertaking the Amarnath Yatra that begins in Jammu and Kashmir from Thursday. Over two lakh pilgrims have registered for the annual pilgrimage to the

Pak cricketer trolled for heckling soldiers at Wagah

Pak cricketer trolled for heckling soldiers at Wagah

New Delhi/Amritsar – Pakistani cricketer Hasan Ali was trolled on social media after a video showed him heckling Indian soldiers at the Attari-Wagah border Sunday. The undated video, which circulated on social media and was picked up by several news organisations, showed Ali flexing his muscles at Indian soldiers not pictured in the video-amid hoots and

BSF seizes 11-kg heroin worth Rs 55 cr along Indo-Pak border

BSF seizes 11-kg heroin worth Rs 55 cr along Indo-Pak border

Amritsar – BSF personnel on Thursday seized 11 kg of heroin along the India-Pakistan border in Punjab’s Amritsar Sector, an official of the force said on Thursday. BSF troops posted at the Ramkot outpost noticed some suspicious movement of Pakistani smugglers across the border security fence last night, he said.“At around 2:15 am in the area

Army files counter-FIR in Shopian firing

Army files counter-FIR in Shopian firingThe Indian Army has filed a counter-FIR in response to the one lodged by the Jammu and Kashmir police in connection with the killing of two civilians in Shopian district, according to sources. On January 27, two civilians were killed and nine others injured reportedly after the army opened fire

No exchange of sweets at Attari-Wagah border this Republic Day

No exchange of sweets at Attari-Wagah border this Republic Day

Amritsar – The Border Security Force (BSF) today refused to exchange sweets and greetings with Pakistani Rangers at Attari-Wagah border on the occasion of the 69th Republic Day. In a departure from the past, sweets were not exchanged due to heightened tension between the nations along the International Border (IB) and Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu

Pak violates ceasefire

Soldier killed as Pak violates ceasefire in J-K’s Mendhar

Soldier killed as Pak violates ceasefire in J-K’s Mendhar. A 25-year-old Indian Army soldier Chandan Kumar Rai lost his life in ceasefire violation by Pakistan along the Line of Control (LoC) in Mendhar sector in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch on Sunday.The Indian Army said that they retaliated strongly and effectively after Pakistan initiated unprovoked and

Pak violates ceasefire in J&K's Poonch, seventh in 3 days

Indian Army destroys Pakistani post, kills 7 Pak soldiers

Seven Pakistani Army men, including a Major, were today killed and four others injured as the Indian Army retaliated to a ceasefire violation in Mendhar sector and destroyed a Pakistani post along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district.”Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire along the LoC and resorted to shelling on forward posts in

Pulwama attack: Militants used armour piercing bullets

Pulwama attack: Militants used armour piercing bullets

The indian security get shocked in Jammu and Kashmir, when the three militants who carried out Fidayeen attack in Lethpora on December 31 had used bullets that pierced the body armour of the troopers. This is for the first time that such bullets have been used in any militant attack across India. The three Jaish-e-Mohammed Fedayeen members

BSF jawan attains martyrdom on his birthday at Samba border

BSF jawan attains martyrdom on his birthday at Samba border

BSF jawan attains martyrdom on his birthday at Samba border. Pakistan sniper killed BSF jawan on his birthday at Samba border. An Unprovoked firing happen on the border of Jammu and Kashmir between the BSF Jawans and Pakistani sniper on Wednesday. In which Border Security Force jawan Hazra’s attained martyrdom on his birthday as source said. The 51-year-old jawan

Army pays tribute to Jagsir Singh martyred in Pak shelling

Army pays tribute to Jagsir Singh martyred in Pak shelling

Army pays tribute to Jagsir Singh martyred in Pak shelling JAMMU: The Army on Monday bid farewell to Sepoy Jagsir Singh who was killed in Sunday’s ceasefire violation in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir. A wreath laying ceremony was organised in honour of the soldier, who laid down his life guarding the nation’s frontiers

Militants hideout busted in Reasi Dist, arms and ammunition recovered

Militants hideout busted in Reasi Dist, arms and ammunition recovered Udhampur  (J&K) 27 Dec – Acting on specific information, Army and J&K Police launched a search operation in General area Shergari Nala and recovered arms and ammunition from a hideout concealed in the rugged terrain along the Pir Panjal range. Trained sniffer dogs and metal detectors were also used in