LINE OF CONTROL

  • Ceasefire violation: Pakistan provokes again, Opposition targets Modi government October 6, 2014

    Five civilians were killed and 34 others were injured in firing by Pakistani troops in Arnia in RS Pura sector on Monday. Firing is still underway in Poonch sector. Defence Minister Arun Jaitley accused Pakistan of deliberately creating tension along the LoC and also said that Indian troops were responding...
  • Kargil Vijay Diwas: 15 years on, India honours its heroes July 24, 2014

    As the country will celebrate the 15th anniversary of its triumph in Kargil War on June 26, both the jawans and the families of those killed in the conflict have come a long way. The families of the soldiers who made the supreme sacrifice for the country make it a...
  • J&K: Omar Abdullah appeals to maintain calm along LoC June 13, 2014

    Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Friday said, "The reports I've received was a quite intense exchange of fires on both sides, some shells landed in civilian areas to what extent it is an attempt to test the resolve of the new government, it's matter of speculation. I...
  • The Last Word: Was ManmohanNawaz summit a success or a waste of time? September 30, 2013

    Several issues were discussed between Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif at a meeting on the sidelines of the UNGA session. The meeting though failed to have a breakthrough. Tension along the Line of Control (LoC) dominated the talks and both leaders agreed that the ceasefire...
  • Manmohan SinghNawaz Sharif meet in New York, terror tops the talk September 29, 2013

    Prime Minster Manmohan Singh on Sunday met his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif in New York on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly meet. The two discussed the terror activities and ceasefire violations on the Line of Control. ...
  • Ceasefire violations: Stop dialogue with Pak, BJP tells government August 18, 2013

    After rise of ceasefire violations along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir by Pakistan, the Bhartiya Janata Party has asked the government to end talks with Pakistan. ...
  • Nation should have confidence in the armed forces: Salman Khurshid August 16, 2013

    External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said the nation should have complete confidence in the armed forces. "We should not get overtly concerned about what is happening on LoC. We have complete confidence in our armed forces. We do not want to distract them with talking on issues," he said. ...
  • LoC ceasefire violations: Indian envoy to Pak should be called back, says Rajnath August 11, 2013

    BJP President Rajnath Singh hit out at Pakistan over the ceasefire violations at the Line Of Control (LOC) in Jammu and Kashmir. ...
  • Pak violates ceasefire at LoC again, 1 BSF personnel injured August 11, 2013

    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. ...
  • LoC killings: Bodies of martyrs reach Bihar, to be cremated today August 8, 2013

    Bodies of Vijay Rai of Bihta in rural Patna, Shambhu Saran Singh (Bhojpur), Premnath Singh (Chhapra) and Raghunandan (Chhapra) were brought to Bihar in an Air Force special plane. They would be given funerals with state honours. ...
  • Watch: Faceoff between Shukla, Javadekar on LoC killings August 7, 2013

    The Congress is under fire from the BJP over Defence Minister AK Antony's statements on the LoC killings. BJP leader Prakash Javadekar questioned as to why two contradicting statements were made on the soldier killings. ...
  • LoC killings: Indian Army honours the martyrs in Poonch August 7, 2013

    IndiaPakistan 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. ...
  • LoC killings: Yet to decide on how to respond to Pak, says Khurshid August 7, 2013

    Foreign Minister Salman Khurshid called the killings of five Indian soldiers unacceptable along the Line of Control (LoC) in Kashmir. He said the govt is yet to decide on when and how to respond to Pakistan. ...
  • LoC killings: Talks with Pakistan must be put on hold, demands BJP August 7, 2013

    The attack on five Indian soldiers at the LoC in Poonch led to a war of words in Parliament on Tuesday with the Opposition accusing the government of being soft on Pakistan. The BJP is also demanding that talks with Pakistan be put on hold. ...
  • The Last Word: What does the killing of 5 Indian soldiers reveal about IndiaPak relations? August 6, 2013

    Five Indian soldiers have been killed in a Pakistani attack on an Indian Army post along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch, Jammu and Kashmir. ...
  • News 360: Pakistan terrorists, troops kill 5 Indian soldiers August 6, 2013

    Five Indian soldiers have been killed in a Pakistani attack on an Indian Army post along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch, Jammu and Kashmir. ...
  • Govt has lodged strong protest with Pakistan through diplomatic channels: Antony August 6, 2013

    Defence Minister AK Antony told Parliament that the ambush was carried out by at least 20 men dressed in Pakistani army uniform. ...
  • News 360: PM warns Pakistan, says can't be business as usual January 15, 2013

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh broke his silence saying that after the "barbaric act", there cannot be "business as usual" with the neighbouring country. ...
  • Is the Army Chief's tough talk only posturing? January 14, 2013

    Army Chief General Bikram Singh said all commanders had been asked to retaliate against Pakistan if provoked. ...
  • What is the state of play along the Line of Control? January 14, 2013

    Here's a look at what the state of play along the LoC is, and what options India has. ...
  • News 360: India protests ceasefire violation, Pak in denial January 14, 2013

    India on Monday protested the beheading of its soldier at a flag meeting of brigade commanders in Poonch. ...
  • India lodges protest over ceasefire violation, warns Pak of retaliation January 14, 2013

    Pakistan for its part rejected India's stand and denied involvement in the beheading of Lance Naik Hemraj Singh. ...
  • Security tightened near LoC ahead of Republic Day January 14, 2013

    After the ceasefire vilolation along the LoC in Poonch sector in Jammu and Kashmir, situation has been tensed at the IndoPak border. As the Republic Day is drawing close, police have started patrolling highways and searching villages near the LoC. ...
  • 'Let not the tension at the border derail the peace process' January 12, 2013

    While no fresh incident of firing was reported from the border on Saturday, tension continued along the Line of Control. ...
  • Ground report from LoC areas where Pak violated ceasefire January 11, 2013

    Reports of firing on Thursday evening came from Poonch, which is where the IndiaPakistan conflict on ceasefire violation had flared up. CNNIBN is on ground zero. CNNIBN correspondents Arunoday Mukharji and Mufti Islah report from near the LoC in Poonch and Uri. ...
  • Video: Topography and Army deployment along LoC in Poonch January 10, 2013

    In the past one month itself, there have been more than a dozen ceasefire violations along the LoC by the Pakistani Army. The Poonch violation and killing of two Indian soldiers was the most gruesome of them all. ...
  • Ceasefire violation: India must be firm in dealing with Pak, says Jaitley January 9, 2013

    Reacting to the ceasefire violation by Pakistan, senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Arun Jaitley said the Indian government should now deal with Pakistan cautiously. "Indian Government should now deal with Pakistan very cautiously, red lines should be drawn," Jaitley said. "The gruesome way in which the Pakistani Army killed the two...
  • Subodh Gupta's installation 'Line Of Control' April 24, 2012

    Take a look of Indian artist Subodh Gupta's installation 'Line Of Control'. ...
  • Upto 700 militants ready to enter Kashmir: Army June 2, 2011

    The Army top brass has also confirmed incidents of firing from across the Pakistan border. ...
  • How Indian forces control infiltration at LoC August 19, 2010

    On a day India foiled a major infiltration attempt from Pakistan, CNNIBN finds out how difficult it is to patrol our borders. At the IndoPak border in Poonch Indian forces face a massive threat of firing and infiltration. ...