Infiltration

  • Bangla taking stern action against anti-India activity: Border Guard Bangladesh 30-06-2014 11:02 AM

    Kolkata: Border Guard Bangladesh has said it has "zero tolerance" towards any anti-India activity including those by insurgents and was taking "stern" steps in this direction. However, the force refuted media reports about anti-India fidayeen camps operating from Bangladeshi territory. "I have never heard of such camps or any such...
  • Security situation under control in J&K, infiltration down: DGP 21-06-2014 05:31 PM

    Jammu: Maintaining that security situation in Jammu and Kashmir is under control, Police Chief K Rajindra Kumar on Saturday said due to extreme alert and vigilance along the border, infiltration has come down in the state. "I want to assure the security situation is under control (in Jammu and Kashmir)",...
  • J&K: Two terrorists killed as Army foils infiltration bid in Poonch 10-05-2014 11:43 AM

    Two terrorists were killed when Army foiled an infiltration bid along Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, the second this month. A jawan was also injured in the exchange of fire late Friday night. A group of four terrorists were seen moving inside Indian territory...
  • Current impasse first test of intra-Kashmir trade: Pakistan 24-01-2014 06:29 PM

    With intra-Kashmir trade suspended for a week, Pakistan on Friday said it is keen on resolving the impasse which it described as the "first test" of the arrangement on contacts and movement of goods between the two sides of the region. "We have a very deep interest in the process,...
  • Jammu and Kashmir: Army foils infiltration bid in Poonch district 13-01-2014 02:52 PM

    The army on Monday foiled an infiltration bid along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu region's Poonch district. Army troops noticed some suspicious movement in Krishna Ghati sector along the LoC in Poonch district of Jammu region on Monday morning, a defence spokesman told. "The infiltration bid was foiled...
  • Jammu and Kashmir: Three terrorists killed in encounter in Sopore 13-01-2014 02:41 PM

    Srinagar: Three terrorists were killed today in an encounter with security forces in the Sopore district of Jammu and Kashmir. The gun battle, which began around 2.00 pm in the Dangerpora area of Sopore district, lasted three hours. A search operation is underway in the area. The Indian troops today...
  • Jammu and Kashmir: Infiltration bid foiled in Krishna Ghati sector of Poonch 13-01-2014 12:52 PM

    The Indian Army today foiled an infiltration bid in the Krishna Ghati sector of Poonch in Jammu and Kashmir. According to senior Army officials, the Indian troops detected suspicious movement across the border at 6.15 am this morning. Officials say a search operation is still underway in the area. ...
  • World View: Has the ceasefire mechanism itself failed? 01-11-2013 10:23 PM

    Pakistan High Commissioner to India Salman Bashir on Thursday rejected Defence Minister AK Antony's statement the that Pakistan Army was aiding infiltration along the LoC. ...
  • Antony questions Pakistan Army over infiltration bids along the border 30-10-2013 11:14 AM

    New Delhi: Defence Minister AK Antony questioned Pakistani Army's role in the infiltration bids along the border, saying that the Indian government had information to prove the claim. "How can terrorists infiltrate without the support of the armed forces of Pakistan. I assure the nation, our armed forces are fully...
  • Ceasefire violation ends as BSF gives befitting reply to Pakistan 26-10-2013 10:07 PM

    Guns fell silent, on Saturday, after 12-day border skirmishes as BSF troops gave befitting reply to Pakistan by using equal calibre weapons in lethal retaliatory action along the International Border (IB) in Jammu frontier. "There has been no ceasefire violation from Pakistani side from yesterday evening till this evening... Guns...
  • J&K: 1 Army jawan killed during fresh firing in Keran sector 11-10-2013 05:19 PM

    Srinagar: An Army jawan was killed during fresh firing in Keran sector of Jammu and Kashmir. Army said that firing took place when it tried to challenge an infiltration attempt, adding that they have successfully foiled the bid. The incident comes days after a similar attempt was made by terrorists...
  • Keran operation over, but villagers battle fear, uncertainty 11-10-2013 09:42 AM

    Keran: Two days after the operation in Keran was wrapped up by the Indian Army, villages along the LOC that have lived through gunbattles, search operations and constant military presence continue to battle fear and uncertainty. For villages along the border that have seen more than 150 ceasefire violations and...
  • The Last Word: What exactly is happening on LoC and what does this reveal about Pak as well as India's state of preparedness? 08-10-2013 11:30 PM

    The Indian Army on Tuesday called off the 15-day long Keran operation, saying the area has been cleared of the infiltrators backed by Pakistan. The Army Chief General Bikram Singh blamed Pakistani Army of being behind the attempts by the terrorists to enter India. Singh said that it is not...
  • Keran operations over, terrorists did not occupy Indian posts: Army 08-10-2013 12:53 PM

    Keran: The Indian Army on Tuesday called off the 15-day long Keran operation, saying the area has been cleared of the infiltrators backed by Pakistan. Northern Command chief Lt General Sanjeev Chachra said the infiltration bids are not possible without the help of the Pakistan Army and maintained that his...
  • No intrusion in Keran, it's infiltration, says Army Chief 08-10-2013 11:39 AM

    Keran: Army Chief General Bikram Singh on Tuesday said that it was a desperate infiltration bid in Keran, which has been foiled, and not an intrusion. He also said that the Army commander will soon address the media on the latest developments in the Keran operation. This comes amidst reports...
  • Watch: Army releases images of terrorists killed in Keran operation 08-10-2013 09:49 AM

    The Army has released images of the terrorists at the Line of Control in Keran. It has also recovered a massive haul of arms and ammunition from the Pakistani infiltrators. ...
  • Army likely to declare Keran operation over today or tomorrow 08-10-2013 09:33 AM

    Keran: Fifteen days after the infiltration bid at Shala Batu village, the gunbattle between the Army and alleged Pakistani infiltrators in Keran may well be on its last leg. The Army is likely to declare the operations over on Tuesday or Wednesday. Army sources say that the bodies of 15...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 07-10-2013 11:38 PM

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  • Pakistan allowing terrorists to use its territory: Manish Tewari 07-10-2013 10:30 PM

    Union Minister Manish Tewari said the infiltration in Kerna sector of Jammu and Kashmir is extremely unfortunate. "Pakistan is allowing its territory to be used by the terrorists. If they are crossing LoC then it is very clear that either the authorities are allowing the terrorists to use their territory...
  • News 360: Villagers caught in crossfire between Army, terrorists in Keran 07-10-2013 09:43 PM

    As firing between the Army and terrorists continue in the Keran sector for the 14th day, caught in the crossfire are residents from nearby villages. The villagers from Jamgund, a village that lies next to Shala Batu, have been trekking down steep mountainside to avoid being trapped in the gunfight....
  • Keran: Villagers caught in gunbattle between Army, terrorists 07-10-2013 03:14 PM

    Keran: As firing between the Army and terrorists continue in the Keran sector, caught in the crossfire are residents from nearby villages. The villagers from Jamgund, a village that lies next to Shala Batu, have been trekking down steep mountainside to avoid being trapped in the gunfight. "We face a...
  • Keran infiltration: 14 days on, Army continues to fight terrorists 07-10-2013 09:01 AM

    Srinagar: The Indian Army's pitch battle with terrorists in Keran sector continues for the 14th day and the area has been cordoned off. Army officials have confirmed that there has been a massive infiltration attempt in the Shala Batu village. They have said that 30 to 40 terrorists backed by...
  • J&K: Army continues to battle with terrorists in Keran sector 06-10-2013 08:02 PM

    Srinagar: The Indian Army is fighting a pitch battle with the terrorists in Keran Sector of Jammu and Kashmir for the last 13 days. The operation is still ongoing and the Army has cordoned off the area. Army officials have confirmed that there has been massive infiltration attempt in Shala...
  • Pak denies reports of incursions even as Keran gunbattle enters 13th day 06-10-2013 02:00 PM

    Hyderabad: Pakistan High Commissioner to India Salman Bashir denied all reports of terrorists infiltrating into India from Pakistan and called them 'baseless'. Bashir's statement came even as the gunbattle between the Indian Army and terrorists in Keran has been going on for thirteen days. He called Pakistan a victim of...
  • No end to Army operation in Keran, gunbattle enters 13th day 06-10-2013 10:45 AM

    Srinagar: Thirteen days since the operation in Keran started, the gunfight between the Army and the terrorists is still on. The Army is battling 30 to 40 terrorists who had infiltrated in the Keran sector. This even as Army Chief General Bikram Singh said the Keran intrusion is in no...
  • Army foils another infiltration bid in Keran, 4 terrorists killed 05-10-2013 08:50 AM

    Srinagar: The Army on Saturday foiled another infiltration bid in Keran sector after a 2-hour gunbattle with the terrorists. Four terrorists have been killed in the incident and six AK 47 rifles, 4 pistols and other warlike ammunitions have been recovered from the terrorists. This incident has been reported from...
  • Keran infiltration: 3 terrorists killed, IAF offers help to Army 05-10-2013 08:13 AM

    Srinagar: The Army operation against the infiltrators in Keran, Jammu and Kashmir, is nearing a closure. Three terrorists have reportedly been killed in the 12-day long operation that is still on. The Indian Air Force, too, has offered to assist the Army in the endgame against the terrorists. Air Chief...
  • State sponsored terror won't be tolerated, says President Pranab 04-10-2013 02:21 PM

    Brussels: President Pranab Muikherjee has spoken out strongly against Pakistan on the issue of terror. In an interview to Euronews, Pranab has said that state sponsored terrorism cannot be accepted. India wants peace with Pakistan but there can be no compromise with its own territorial integrity, Pranab Mukherjee said. He...
  • Keran intrusion nowhere close to the Kargil situation, says Army Chief 04-10-2013 11:22 AM

    Srinagar: Army Chief General Bikram Singh on Friday said the Keran intrusion is in no way comparable to Kargil. He instead chose to describe it as an infiltration attempt. "There is no Kargil-like situation in Keran sector of Kashmir. No village has been occupied by terrorists. We will get them...
  • J&K: Fierce battle between Army, terrorists still on in Keran sector 03-10-2013 09:58 PM

    New Delhi: The Army has been locked in a fierce gun battle with terrorists in Keran sector of Kupwara in Jammu and Kahmir for the last 10 days. In the biggest infiltration bid across the Line of Control in the recent past, a group of 35 to 40 well-entrenched terrorists...