Mendhar

  • J&K: After 2-week-long lull, Pakistan violates ceasefire 22-11-2013 06:11 PM

    After a fortnight's lull, Pakistani troops on Friday violated the ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir yet again, opening fire on Indian positions in Mendhar sector of the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district, defence officials said. Defence sources said that Pakistani troops fired at Indian positions in Balakote area...
  • Pakistan again violates ceasefire 15-10-2013 12:15 PM

    Pakistani troops fired at Indian positions without any provocation in the Mendhar sector of the Line of Control (LoC) of Jammu and Kashmir late on Monday evening, a defence spokesman told IANS. "Pakistani troops resorted to unprovoked firing at our positions in Hamirpur area of Mendhar sector in Poonch district...
  • Pakistan violates ceasefire again as Manmohan Singh returns after meeting Nawaz Sharif 02-10-2013 10:12 AM

    Pakistani troops fired at Indian positions on the line of control (LOC) in Mendhar sector of Poonch district in Jammu and Kashmir, in yet another violation of the bilateral ceasefire, a defence spokesman said on Wednesday. "Pakistan troops used small arms and automatics to target our positions in Mendhar sector...
  • J&K: Pakistan violates ceasefire again, fires at Indian posts in Mendhar along LoC 17-09-2013 12:00 PM

    Pakistani troops on Tuesday fired at Indian positions in Mendhar sector on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir, in yet another violation of the bilateral ceasefire, a defence spokesman said. "Pakistani troops fired at our positions in Mendhar sector of the LoC on Tuesday morning," defence spokesman...
  • Pakistan violates ceasefire again, targets Indian posts in Mendhar 07-09-2013 07:36 AM

    In yet another ceasefire violation from across the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir, Pakistani troops on Friday night fired at Indian positions in Mendhar sector of Poonch district. The firing started by Pakistani troops at 8 pm and Indian jawans retaliated, officials said. The fresh violation of ceasefire...
  • Pakistan continues ceasefire violation at Line of Control 25-08-2013 09:20 AM

    After violating the ceasefire thrice on Saturday in Poonch and Rajouri districts, Pakistan troops resorted to unprovoked firing at Indian positions in the Mendhar sector of the Line of Control (LoC) on Sunday, a defence spokesperson said. Col RK Palta, defence spokesperson, told IANS: "The exchange of fire in Balakot...
  • Pak troops violate ceasefire again, fire at Indian posts in Mendhar 22-08-2013 09:18 PM

    Poonch: Pakistani forces violated the ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) again on Thursday evening, firing at Indian posts in the Mendhar sector of Jammu and Kashmir. The violation was reported around 5.35 pm amid reports of an exchange of fire in Banwat area of the Poonch sector. Several...
  • Fresh ceasefire violations by Pakistan in Poonch, India retaliates 22-08-2013 11:25 AM

    Pakistani Army violated the ceasefire twice by firing mortar shells on LoC posts in two sub-sectors of Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, drawing retaliation from Indian forces. "There were two ceasefire violations by Pakistan on Wednesday night", Defence Spokesman Col R K Palta said on Thursday. There was Pakistani firing...
  • J&K: Pak violates ceasefire yet again, targets Mendhar sector 19-08-2013 06:59 PM

    Poonch: Ceasefire violations along the Line of Control by the Pakistan Army continued on Monday with firing reported at Mendhar sector in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. The firing reportedly began at 2:35 pm, retaliation from the Indian side was in progress. The Indian Army soldiers, meanwhile, are keeping...
  • J&K: Pakistan violates ceasefire yet again, targets 12 posts at Mendhar 18-08-2013 05:49 PM

    Poonch: In a yet another ceasefire violation along the Line of Control (LoC), Pakistan troops targetted 12 Indian posts at Mendhar sector in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday. The heavy firing is still on. This is the 18th ceasefire violations at the LoC since the killings of five Indian soldiers...
  • 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,...
  • Pakistan troops fire on Indian posts in Mendhar, Hamirpur 17-08-2013 08:20 AM

    Pakistani troops fired on forward Indian posts along the Line of Control in Mendhar and Hamirpur areas of Poonch district late on Friday in yet another instance of ceasefire violation, drawing retaliation from India. There was no immediate report of casualties on Indian side. Defence spokesman S N Acharya said...
  • Indian retaliates strongly after Pak attack at LoC 16-08-2013 12:06 AM

    Jammu: Using heavy calibre guns, Indian Army retaliated strongly after Pakistani troops on Thursday resorted to unprovoked and indiscriminate firing with rocket and mortar shell attacks on Line of Control (LoC) posts in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch sector that injured three Army jawans and a civilian. This is the 11th...
  • J&K: Pakistan violates ceasefire again, opens fire in Poonch sector 15-08-2013 01:20 PM

    Srinagar: In yet another incident of ceasefire violation along the LoC, Pakistan opened fire in Mendhar area in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday late night. Automatic mortars and weapons were used by Pakistan's side. The firing lasted for 2 hours. This the 10th ceasefire violations since the killings of 5...
  • J&K: Pak violates ceasefire again, fires at 10 posts in Mendhar sector 11-08-2013 01:24 PM

    Srinagar: Pakistan on Sunday violated ceasefire for the second time in a day. Firing was reported from Mendhar sector in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. Pakistani side fired at 10 army posts including Langot, Forward Balakot and Dera Basi were attacked. Firing began at 11:30 am and is still...
  • 'Let not the tension at the border derail the peace process' 12-01-2013 08:28 PM

    While no fresh incident of firing was reported from the border on Saturday, tension continued along the Line of Control. ...
  • LoC killings: All Army posts along border on alert 11-01-2013 07:10 PM

    CNN-IBN's Arunoday Mukharji reports from ground zero in Mendhar sector of Poonch district in Jammu and Kashmir. ...
  • Protest over Quran desecration kills 4 in J-K 15-09-2010 12:38 PM

    Jammu: At least four people were killed and 20 injured in Jammu region's Mendhar town on Wednesday following clashes between police and crowds protesting the alleged desecration of the Quran in the US. Irate mobs regrouped in the town and started targeting government buildings. The protestors attacked a police station...