Pawan Sharma

  • J&K floods: Relief operations underway to restore communication and reconnect the valley 13-09-2014 10:27 PM

    Jammu: A week after the devastating floods in Jammu and Kashmir the focus is now on relief work and reconnecting the Valley. The Army and Border Roads Organisation hoping to repair and re-open the Jammu-Srinagar highway could still take four more days. The Army is also saying it's working to...
  • J&K floods: Ground report from the Tawi River 05-09-2014 10:42 AM

    At least 70 people have died in two days as floods sweep through several districts of Jammu and Kashmir. Many areas in Srinagar, Anantnag, Pulwama and Poonch districts are flooded. ...
  • J&K: Pakistan violates ceasefire in RS Pura sector 18-08-2014 10:31 AM

    Jammu: Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire once again by targeting troops in RS Pura sector of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday. "Pakistan Rangers armed with heavy weaponry resorted to heavy mortar shelling and firing of automatic weapons on 15 to 20 Border Out Posts (BoPs) in Arnia and RS Pura...
  • Sunanda Pushkar's relatives demand CBI probe into her death 18-01-2014 02:07 PM

    Jammu: The relatives of Union Minister Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar are refusing to accept that she may have committed suicide. Talking to IBN7, her cousin Sanjay Pandita and his wife Anu Pandita demanded a CBI probe into her death. The couple who live at Talab Tillo in Jammu, rejected...
  • Mohanlal visits soldiers in Jammu & Kashmir 10-12-2013 04:33 PM

    Jammu: Malayalam superstar Mohanlal visited the troops in Jammu and Kashmir for the first time, after he was designated an honorary Lieutenant Colonel of Territorial Army. He draws crowds wherever he goes in Kerala. It is this charm of Lt Colonel Mohanlal that the Army is now banking on to...
  • J&K: 55 Indian soldiers killed in Pakistani firing at LoC in 2013 23-10-2013 09:05 PM

    Jammu: India has lost 55 security personnel in 2013 due to repeated ceasefire violations by Pakistan at the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir. By the government's own estimate ceasefire violations have crossed 200 in the 10 months of 2013, which is much higher than the 117 reported in...
  • Omar calls for befitting reply over unprovoked firing by Pak 22-10-2013 12:50 AM

    As Pakistan continues to violate ceasefire along the international border, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Monday called for a befitting reply by India. Abdullah's outburst came after Pakistani firing continued on Sunday night in four sectors in along the Line of Control. "It cannot be a one...
  • Concerns over security on the rise as twin terror attacks strike Jammu 27-09-2013 09:02 AM

    Samba: Three days ahead of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his Pakistani counterpart's meeting in New York, a brazen attack left 12 people dead including an army officer in Jammu. The Army is carrying out its final sanitizing operations after the nine hour long gunbattle had struck Samba killing 3...
  • Twin terror attack in Jammu: Firing on in Samba 26-09-2013 01:11 PM

    Here is a look at the spot where the terrorists attacked the Samba area place at around 6.45 on Thursday morning. The terrorists attacked the police station first and then left in a vehicle. ...
  • High alert in the state after twin terror attacks hit Jammu 26-09-2013 11:31 AM

    The vehicles have been stopped at the highway near Kajwani Chowk in Jammu. All the vehicles are being stopped, especially those coming from Pathankot towards Jammu. This after a terror attack was seen at Kathua's Hiranagar wher the terrorists came in an auto and entered the police station and started...
  • Will not allow any infiltration along the LoC: Army 18-08-2013 10:08 AM

    Ceasefire voilations continue along the LoC with the latest being reported from the Mendhar sector of Poonch on Saturday night. The firing continued for nearly three hours with forward Indian posts along the Line of Control in BG Sector being targeted. Indian Troops retaliated to the firing. Brigadier A Sengupta,...
  • Hamirpur villagers face the brunt of ceasefire violations by Pakistan 17-08-2013 08:14 AM

    Srinagar: Pakistan violated ceasefire yet again along the Line of Control and it fired at Mendhar and Hamirpur battalions at 9:45 pm on Friday. The Indian Army retaliated to Pakistan's attack but the villagers seem to be bearing the brunt of these violations. The ceasefire violations by Pakistan have largely...
  • As nation celebrates IDay, BSF soldiers continue to guard border 15-08-2013 03:13 PM

    Srinagar: As we celebrate Independence Day on Thursday, there are some who are busy guarding our frontiers. Border Security Force (BSF) soldiers in RS Pura brave hostile terrain and bad weather to keep people safe. It's Independence Day, but on India-Pakistan border it's another day of vigilance and dealing with...
  • I resigned as I wanted a fair probe in Kishtwar violence: Kichloo 13-08-2013 05:47 PM

    Jammu and Kashmir Home Minister Sajjad Kitchloo said he resigned as he wanted a fair probe into Kishtwar violence. "I resigned because of my sentiments on the issue. I also wanted a fair probe into the issue. If I'm found even 1 per cent complicit in what happened then I'll...
  • Kishtwar violence: 8 districts in Jammu region under curfew 13-08-2013 01:16 PM

    There has been a continuous curfew in Jammu since the Kishtwar violence has escalated over the past two days. The curfew was extended to more districts on Tuesday after more incidents of sporadic violence. ...
  • Pakistan violates ceasefire at LoC again, 1 BSF personnel injured 11-08-2013 09:25 AM

    Srinagar: In yet another ceasefire violations by Pakistan, firing was reported along the Line of Control (LOC) at the Kanachak sector near Jammu on early Sunday morning. Pak targetted two posts of Border and Security Forces (BSF) in which one of its personnel was injured. The injured BSF personnel has...
  • J&K: Pakistan violates ceasefire in Mendhar, fires at Indian posts 08-08-2013 01:31 PM

    After the ceasefire violation in Uri earlier this week, there were reports of another ceasefire violation from the Medher sector where Pakistani troops reportedly fired at Indian posts last night. ...
  • LoC killings: Indian Army honours the martyrs in Poonch 07-08-2013 01:40 PM

    India-Pakistan relations took a new hit on Tuesday after heavily armed terrorists backed by Pakistani troops ambushed an Indian Army patrol in Jammu and Kashmir, killing five soldiers and triggering angry reactions in New Delhi. ...
  • Watch: Ground report from where Pak killed Indian soldiers 09-01-2013 01:10 PM

    A group of Pakistan Army soldiers raided across the Line of Control in Mendhar Sector and killed two Indian soldiers. ...