POONCH SECTOR

  • J&K: Pakistan opens fire at 2 Indian posts at LoC September 3, 2013

    Jammu: In fresh incidents of ceasefire violation the Pakistani Army on Tuesday fired at two Indian posts at the Line of Control (LoC) in Kerni and Kalyan sectors of Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district. Pakistani troops fired two rockets and also targeted the two Indian posts with heavy machine guns....
  • Government's 'uncertain' response making Pakistan fearless, says Mishra August 13, 2013

    BJP leader Kalraj Mishra on Monday said the government's "uncertain" response to border skirmishes had made Pakistan fearless to carry out more attacks across the LoC. "Repeated ceasefire violations are challenging India's might. The Prime Minister is ignoring this," Mishra told reporters in Varanasi. He said India should be vigilant of...
  • J&K: Pakistan violates ceasefire for the third time in a day August 11, 2013

    Poonch: The Pakistan Army fired across the Line of Control (LoC) in the Poonch sector of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday night, violating the ceasefire with India for the third time in a day. The firing was reported around 10 pm in Degwar area of Poonch. Three Indian Army posts were...
  • 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. ...
  • Pakistan violates ceasefire at LoC again, 1 BSF personnel injured August 11, 2013

    Srinagar: 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. The injured BSF personnel has...
  • Fresh ceasefire violations by Pakistan along the LoC in Poonch August 10, 2013

    Srinagar: In yet another ceasefire violation by Pakistan, firing was reported along the Line of Control at the the Durga post at Poonch on Friday night. "Pakistan fired over 7,000 rounds of heavy ammunition besides mortar shells on Indian posts during the sevenandahalfhour firing in Poonch," said defence spokesperson. The Indian...
  • World View: Opposition demands tough action against Pakistan over the LoC killings August 9, 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: Munde, Prasad to represent BJP at soldier's funeral August 8, 2013

    Deputy Leader of BJP in Lok Sabha Gopinath Munde and his Rajya Sabha counterpart Ravi Shankar Prasad will represent their party at the funeral of the five soldiers who were killed at the LoC on Tuesday. Four of the five soldiers belong to 21 Bihar Regiment. Their funeral will be...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai August 7, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Defence Minister rechecked with the Army and then made the statement, says Khurshid August 7, 2013

    The Defence Ministry on Tuesday had withdrawn the first press release on the attack which blamed the Pakistani Army for the attack. ...
  • Take firm steps against Pakistan, demands Shivraj Singh Chouhan August 7, 2013

    Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Tuesday asked the Centre to take "firm steps" against Pakistan in the wake of killing of Indian soldiers by its troops across the LoC. "How long we are going to tolerate all this?," the Chief Minister said when reporters sought his reaction...
  • Pakistan yet to respond to India's flag meeting request January 13, 2013

    Poonch: As tension continued to escalate along the Line of Control in Poonch sector in Jammu and Kashmir with heavy crossfire reported through the night, Pakistan has yet not responded to India's request for a flag meeting to control the situation. The Indian and Pakistan troops on Saturday night traded...