Ceasefire Violations

  • Ceasefire violations by Pak in 2013 highest in 8 years 02-11-2013 09:15 AM

    Ceasefire violations by Pakistan at the Line of Control in 2013 was the highest in eight years. In the month of October alone there were 25 violations by the Pakistani troops. ...
  • 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. ...
  • Better prepared to reply to ceasefire violations by Pakistan: BSF DIG 23-10-2013 04:30 PM

    Border Security Force DIG Dharminder Parikh said India is prepared to reply to Pakistan as they continue to violate ceasefire. He said, "We are in the strength you can say thrice to them on the borders. We have all kinds of preparation to reply them whatever they will fire we...
  • The Last Word: With unprecedented firing on the border, what is Pakistan up to? 22-10-2013 10:24 PM

    There have been over 200 ceasefire violations so far in 2013 both on the Line of Control and the international border. Is this happening with the knowledge and acceptance of Nawaz Sharif? Or is it being done by the Army to scupper his attempts at improving relations with India? ...
  • News 360: Government presses panic button as onion prices touch Rs 100 in Delhi 22-10-2013 10:06 PM

    Onion prices have soared to an unprecedented Rs 100 a kg is some parts of the national capital while ranges between Rs 60 to 80 a kg in several other cities. In one of the first measures, the government decided that it will float tenders for the urgent import of...
  • Welcome US decision of not getting involved in Kashmir issue: BJP 21-10-2013 01:03 PM

    Pakistan had on Sunday sought the United States' intervention in resolving the Kashmir issue with India. However, the Obama administration had said there has not been an "iota of change" on its policy on Kashmir which considers it a bilateral issue between India and Pakistan. ...
  • J&K: Army is working with full efficiency to stop infiltration, says Shinde 21-10-2013 10:58 AM

    Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Monday said that the Indian Army is working with full efficiency to stop infiltration in Jammu and Kashmir. ...
  • J&K: Villagers flee as ceasefire violations by Pakistan escalate 21-10-2013 10:46 AM

    The village of Suchetgarh in Samba district is now deserted after all villagers fled the area while schools in Pargwal have been ordered closed. ...
  • World View: US shutdown ends, is the relief only temporary? 18-10-2013 09:34 PM

    The US Senate overwhelmingly approved a deal on Wednesday to end a political crisis that partially shut down the federal government and brought the world's biggest economy to the edge of a debt default that could have threatened financial calamity. ...
  • Has UPA's Pakistan policy been proved ineffective? 08-10-2013 11:16 PM

    Even as the Keran operations got over on October 8, almost 15 days after a large group of terrorists tried to cross the Line of Control and infiltrate into India, Army Chief General Bikram Singh blamed Pakistani Army of being behind the attempts by the terrorists to enter India. ...
  • J&K: Keran operations over, Army calls it a desperate infiltration bid 08-10-2013 09:00 PM

    The Keran gunbattle between the Army and the terrorists is finally over after 15 days. The Army has called it a desperate infiltration bid but have denied that it was an intrusion. However, it has said that the Pakistan Army must be complicit in the infiltration bid. ...
  • Watch: Guns fall silent in Shala Bato, Army's Keran operations over 08-10-2013 06:04 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. ...
  • Manmohan Singh-Nawaz Sharif meet in New York, terror tops the talk 29-09-2013 11:48 PM

    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. ...
  • Antony makes statement on INS Sindhurakshak, ceasefire violations in RS 19-08-2013 03:33 PM

    Defence Minster AK Antony on Monday made a statement in Parliament on the explosions and fire on board submarine INS Sindhurakshak. He also took a tough stand on ceasefire violations along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir. ...
  • Ceasefire violations: Stop dialogue with Pak, BJP tells government 18-08-2013 06:07 PM

    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. ...
  • 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,...
  • Ceasefire violations by Pak: Our patience has its limits, says Pranab 15-08-2013 12:41 PM

    President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday cautioned Pakistan that India's patience had its limits and all efforts would be taken to protect the country's territorial integrity. ...
  • Parliament to pass a resolution on Pak's resolution against India 14-08-2013 02:43 PM

    The Parliament is likely to a pass resolution condemning Pakistan resolution against India. Pakistan's National Assembly on Tuesday passed a resolution accusing Indian troops of "unprovoked aggression" on the LoC and extending support to the "struggle" of the Kashmiri people. ...
  • LoC ceasefire violations: Indian envoy to Pak should be called back, says Rajnath 11-08-2013 04:45 PM

    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 11-08-2013 12:00 PM

    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. ...
  • 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. ...
  • Five Indian soldiers killed by Pak: How should India respond? 06-08-2013 08:25 PM

    The Pakistani attack on a border domination patrol of the Indian Army at the Line of Control near Poonch in which five Indian soldiers were killed and one injured has brought back the debate on how India should respond to such ghastly acts. CNN-IBN's International Affairs Editor Suhasini Haidar was...
  • Writers roundtable: Cross-border dialogue 29-01-2013 11:52 AM

    In this special discussion, a panel of writers from India and Pakistan talk about the growing intolerance in various section of Indian society and India-Pakistan relations. ...
  • J&K is a bilateral issue between India, Pak: Khurshid 22-01-2013 03:51 PM

    External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Tuesday reiterated that there was no likelihood of India allowing UN intervention in the ceasefire violations case. ...
  • Not sensible to rush into things we aren't prepared for: Khurshid on talks with Pak 20-01-2013 02:26 PM

    In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN, External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said that the government played no role in sending back Pakistani sportspersons and artistes following the LoC killings. ...
  • The Last Word: Where do Indo-Pak relations stand? 17-01-2013 09:58 PM

    Hina Rabbani Khar has suggested talks at the foreign ministry level to resolve the Indo-Pak crisis. ...
  • Pakistan is more dangerous than Afghanistan: Fareed Zakaria 17-01-2013 09:46 AM

    Zakaria said India had become too big a player for any third party to interfere in its relations with Pakistan. ...
  • FTN: Indo-Pak people-to-people contacts doomed? 16-01-2013 07:48 PM

    Are people to people contacts between India and Pakistan doomed, have they suddenly become a non-starter? ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 15-01-2013 11:54 PM

    Pakistan violates ceasefire again, fresh firing near LoC at Mendhar. All 9 Pakistan players to return from Hockey India League. ...
  • LoC killings: Fate of Indo-Pak peace process hangs in balance 15-01-2013 10:21 PM

    In a strong reaction on Tuesday, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh warned Pakistan that there "cannot be business as usual" after last week's barbaric beheading of an Indian soldier along the LoC. ...