Flag Meet

  • J&K ground report: Houses in RS Pura bear signs of shelling, villagers continue to live in fear Yesterday

    Srinagar: Even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi criticised Pakistan for making a spectacle out of the talks, it is the residents along the Line of Control that are facing the brunt of the daily ceasefire violations. Tears well up the eyes of Shah Din as he sits next to the newly...
  • India lodges strong protest with Pak over ceasefire violations Yesterday

    Jammu: India on Friday lodged a strong protest with Pakistan over repeated ceasefire violations by the neigbouring country. BSF and Pak Rangers held a key sector commander-level flag meeting to defuse tension along the Indo-Pak border due to these violations. The DIG-Brigade commander level meeting was held between BSF and Pak...
  • India lodges strong protest with Pak over ceasefire violations at third flag meet Yesterday

    India on Friday lodged a strong protest with Pakistan over repeated ceasefire violations by the neigbouring country. The BSF and Pak Rangers held a key sector commander-level flag meeting to defuse tension along the Indo-Pak border due to these violations. ...
  • Congress member Manish Tewari slams government on ceasefire violation 2 days ago

    Congress member Manish Tewari said, "This is a failure on the part of the BJP and NDA to bring peace at the border. The situation on the Line of Control and International border is very tense." ...
  • Pakistan violates ceasefire again despite assurance in flag meet, targets BSF posts in Akhnoor sector 3 days ago

    Jammu: Pakistan violated ceasefire yet again despite assurances given in a flag meeting held between Pakistani rangers and BSF. Pakistani rangers targetted a BSF jawan on Deora international border of Akhnoor sector. The violation was made in the same area of Akhnoor sector where the flag meeting. There have been over...
  • J&K: BSF, Pakistan Rangers hold flag meeting at Nikowal border outpost 3 days ago

    Jammu: A 40 minute flag meeting between BSF and Pakistan Rangers took place at Nikowal border outpost of Jammu & Kashmir on Wednesday. The two sides is reported to discuss the ongoing tension along the International Border. After the meeting, BSF IG Rakesh Sharma briefed about the meeting and assured more...
  • Heaviest cross-border firing since 1971 war, India lodges protest with Pakistan 4 days ago

    New Delhi/Jammu: India on Tuesday lodged a protest with Pakistan over escalating border ceasefire violations in the "heaviest" cross-border firing since the 1971 Indo-Pak war even as the two countries agreed to hold flag meetings to defuse the situation. The protest was lodged during the telephonic talks between the DGMOs (Director...
  • Pakistan shows white flags along border, no flag meeting October 28, 2013

    Pakistan, on Monday, displayed white flags along the International Border (IB) in Samba sector possibly as a mark for having peace but it did not respond to calls for a flag meeting between border guards to de-escalate tensions. There were two white flags displayed from two different border villages along Ramgarh...
  • 188 ceasefire violations by Pakistan in 2010-2012 period March 4, 2013

    New Delhi: There have been 188 instances of ceasefire violations by Pakistan along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir between 2010 to 2012, and three Indian Army personnel were killed in these, Defence Minister A K Antony told the Lok Sabha on Monday. In a written reply to the House, he...
  • LoC killings: Gen Singh warns Pak of retaliation, martyr's family ends fast January 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Indian Army Chief General Bikram Singh on Monday sent a tough message to Pakistan, saying that it should follow the ethics of engagement, returned the remains of the beheaded Indian soldier and be prepared for retaliation if India is provoked. General Singh has even claimed that the Pakistani...
  • The Last Word: Has India's Pakistan policy failed to deliver? January 14, 2013

    There seems to be no end to the frosty relations between India and Pakistan following the skirmishes at the LoC in J&K and the killing of soldiers in the firing from both the sides. ...
  • 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. ...
  • Indo-Pak flag meet: Pakistan denies mutilating soldiers January 14, 2013

    There seems to be no end to the frosty relations between India and Pakistan following the skirmishes at the LoC in J&K and the killing of soldiers in the firing from both the sides. ...
  • India, Pakistan trade charges at flag meet January 14, 2013

    New Delhi: There seems to be no end to the frosty relations between India and Pakistan following the skirmishes at the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir and the killing of soldiers in the firing from both the sides. While Indian Army protested the beheading of its soldier...
  • Flag meet between India, Pakistan takes place in Poonch January 14, 2013

    New Delhi: India has formally lodged a strong protest with Pakistan on Monday over the beheading of an Indian soldier at Poonch by Pakistani troops. During a Brigadier-level flag meeting that concluded at Chakan-Da-Bagh in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, India also asked Pakistan to respect the ceasefire that the...
  • India, Pak to hold flag meet today to ease tension at LoC January 14, 2013

    New Delhi: The long awaited flag meeting between Indian and Pakistani commanders in the Poonch sector will take place on Monday afternoon. India had requested for the Brigadier-level flag meet in an attempt to ease the tension at the India-Pakistan border. Both sides are likely to exchange notes detailing ceasefire...
  • Hemraj deserved more respect, says wife of slain soldier January 13, 2013

    The wife of the deceased soldier, Lt Lance Naik Hemraj Singh, has been put on a drip after her health deteriorated following a hunger strike she is holding, along with her family, in Mathura. ...
  • Wife of soldier killed by Pakistan army put on drip January 13, 2013

    Mathura: The wife of the deceased soldier, Lt Lance Naik Hemraj Singh, has been put on a drip after her health deteriorated following a hunger strike she is holding, along with her family, in Mathura. The family of the soldier, who was brutally tortured and killed by the Pakistani army...
  • Ceasefire violation: Pak agrees to flag meet with India January 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Pakistan may have given way to India's demand of holding Brigadier-level talks to discuss ceasefire violations across the border, sources said on Sunday, even as tension continued to escalate along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch sector in Jammu and Kashmir. The flag meet will be held...