PAKISTAN CEASEFIRE

  • World View: US shutdown ends, is the relief only temporary? October 18, 2013

    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. ...
  • Pak violates ceasefire at LoC again, no casualties reported June 11, 2013

    Jammu: Pakistani troops fired on Indian posts along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, the second ceasefire violation in the past four days. Pakistan troops opened small arms firing on Indian posts in Nangi Tikri forward area along LoC in Krishnagati subsector of Poonch on...
  • LoC killings: Pak reiterates demand for UNled probe January 15, 2013

    Islamabad: Pakistan on Tuesday reiterated its demand for a United Nationsled probe into the issue of ceasefire violations and killings of soldiers at the Line of Control (LoC), even as India talked tough on the issue. The neighbour, however, said that it was committed to resolve the Line of Control issue...
  • Ceasefire violation: Where the attack happened January 9, 2013

    New Delhi: The ceasefire violation by Pakistan, which is being seen as one of the worst in recent times, happened in Mendhar in the Poonch district in Jammu across the Line of Control (LoC). The area that comes under the 16 Corps is located south of the Pir Panjal. All across...
  • Pak violates ceasefire, targets 2 posts in Poonch November 26, 2012

    Jammu: Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire yet again on Monday night, opening small arms fire on two Indian forward posts in Krishnagati subsector of Poonch district, defence sources said. The posts targeted were Kranti and Kripan when the Pakistani troops began firing from small arms at around 2130 hours, said...
  • Pakistan should stop ceasefire violations: Omar October 17, 2012

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Wednesday said Pakistan should stop ceasefire violations along the Line of Control (LoC) as retaliation from the Indian side could lead to an unending exchange of fire between the two sides. "I request them (Pakistan) to respect the ceasefire. We also have...