Soldiers Killed

  • Pakistan disregards Sharif's friendly move, blames India for LoC attacks August 13, 2013

    Islamabad: Within hours of Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif issuing a statement expressing the desire for betterment of ties with India, the Pakistan National Assembly on Tuesday passed a resolution condemning "attacks" by Indian forces at the Line of Control which has turned red hot over the past few weeks...
  • LoC firing can be an effort to sabotage India, Pak peace process: Khurshid August 11, 2013

    External Affairs minister Salman Khurshid has said it is possible that the recent attack along the LoC could have been an effort to sabotage India and Pakistan's push for peace. He was speaking to Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate. Five Indian soldiers were killed along the LoC by Pakistani troops...
  • Safety, security of Indians is primary concern: Exenvoy to Pak August 9, 2013

    Former Envoy to Pakistan G Parthasarthy said primary concern is safety and security of Indians and not talking at a high level also send a wrong message across Pakistan. Five Indian soldiers were killed by the Pakistani troops along the Line of Control (LoC) in the Poonch sector of Jammu...
  • LoC killings: IndoPak PM talks to go ahead as scheduled; Opposition protests August 7, 2013

    New Delhi: A day after the killings of five Indian Army soldiers in Poonch, the Congress has said that talks with Pakistan are still on, even as the government renews its diplomatic offensive. Congress spokesperson PC Chacko said the proposed meeting of Prime Ministers Manmohan Singh and Pakistan Prime Minister...
  • Poonch LoC killings: Martyrs' bodies to be taken home today August 7, 2013

    New Delhi: The killings of five Indian soldiers along the Line of Control in Poonch has enraged the entire country. The bodies of the martyrs will be taken to their native states on Wednesday. Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has announced a state funeral for the slain soldiers from Bihar...
  • 5 Indian soldiers killed along LoC, govt slams Pakistan August 6, 2013

    Indian government slammed the Pakistan on the killing of soldiers by Pakistani intruders along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch, Jammu and Kashmir. ...
  • No time to do politics on LoC killings, says Farooq Abdullah August 6, 2013

    Union Minister Farooq Abdullah told CNNIBN that UPA is not weak government. He said India need to talk tough with Pakistan on what action did they take on terror. It may be an election year but no time to do politics over the incident. Five soldiers were killed by Pakistani...
  • BJP hits out at government over killing of soldiers by Pak intruders August 6, 2013

    BJP spokesperson Ravi Shankar Prasad hit out at the government on the killing of soldiers by Pakistani intruders along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch, Jammu and Kashmir. He asked how many more brave indian soldiers need to be sacrificed for Indian government to become stern? ...
  • Oppn corners UPA govt over LoC killings in Rajya Sabha, Lok Sabha adjourned August 6, 2013

    New Delhi: 5:03 PM: Speaking on LoC killing in Rajya Sabha, BSP chief said that the government should take such incidents seriously. 4:20 PM: Speaking on LoC killing in Rajya Sabha, BJP leader Arun Jaitley said, "We must give a message to Pakistan that these kinds of attacks will not be...
  • Mosque burns down in London in suspicious circumstances June 6, 2013

    London: A mosque was burned down on Wednesday in Britain in a suspected arson attack, intensifying fears of a backlash against Muslims after a British soldier was killed on a London street last month. Police said they were treating the mosque fire as suspicious and that the letters "EDL" had been...
  • Peace process with Pakistan not to be derailed: Salman Khurshid January 14, 2013

    The Pakistan Army claimed that its troops did not kill Indian soldiers, and lodged its counter protest about ceasefire violations. ...
  • 'Want Army Chief to assure Hemraj's head is brought back' January 14, 2013

    Mathura: The family of Lance Naik Hemraj Singh, which is on a hunger strike demanding the severed body of the martyred soldier, said on Monday that it will break the fast only when the Army chief visit the village and promises that the remains of his body will be brought...
  • Border meet between BSF and Pak Rangers in February January 12, 2013

    Jammu: A flag meeting between commanders of the BSF and Pakistan Rangers is expected to be held in February over a host of issues including ceasefire violations. Border Security Force (BSF) sources said that a "routine" border meeting between the field commanders of the force and Rangers was scheduled for...
  • Hostilities at LoC continue as Pak violates ceasefire again January 11, 2013

    New Delhi: The IndiaPakistan tension after the killing of two Indian soldiers by Pakistani troops is showing signs of escalating. India claimed that Pakistan opened unprovoked firing in Poonch and Mendhar on Thursday. The exchange in Poonch lasted for almost 2 hours. Pakistan said it lost one soldier in the...
  • The Last Word: Indian media's response to soldiers' killing jingoistic? January 10, 2013

    Two soldiers were killed in the Mendhar sector of Poonch district along LoC in Jammu and Kashmir by Pakistani troopers. The Army confirmed that the body of one of them had been badly mutilated. ...
  • Is Pak army acting independent of Islamabad's politics? January 10, 2013

    New Delhi: Pakistan again violated the ceasefire in Mendhar and Poonch with the Indian Army reporting renewed firing since Thursday evening. Army sources told CNNIBN that Indian units retaliated to the firing and while they were not aware of any casualties, Pakistan claimed one of its soldiers had been killed,...
  • Army cancels media invitations to cover NCC parade January 10, 2013

    New Delhi: Following the killings of two Indian soldiers on Tuesday, media invitations to cover NCC parade have been cancelled. The decision to not invite media was being seen as an attempt by Army Chief General Bikram Singh to avoid questions on the death of the soldiers. Every year, the Army...
  • J&K: 2 soldiers killed in Pak attack on Army patrol January 8, 2013

    Jammu: In a major escalation to the ceasefire violations and infiltration attempts, a group of Pakistan Army soldiers raided across the Line of Control in Mendhar Sector and killed two Indian soldiers and injured one more. The Pakistani troops attacked an area domination patrol party of the Indian Army. In...
  • Suicide bomber kills 13 Iraqi soldiers June 10, 2007

    Baghdad: A suicide bomber driving a tanker truck struck an Iraqi Army checkpoint outside the capital on Sunday, killing at least 13 soldiers in the deadliest of a series of attacks against Iraqi forces as they tried to take over their country's security. In southern Iraq, an apparent rocket attack at...