Tangdhar

  • Terrorists could target J&K polls, warns Army chief July 4, 2008

    New Delhi: Chief of Army Staff General Deepak Kapoor issued a warning on Thursday that terrorists could now target the Assembly elections, expected to be held later this year in Jammu and Kashmir. In biggest infiltration attempt by Pakistanbased terrorists in years, in a threeday encounter, which ended on Thursday morning...
  • Biggest infiltration bid in recent past foiled: Army July 3, 2008

    New Delhi: Combing operations are on after a major gunbattle in Kashmir. Eleven infiltrators belonging to the LashkareToiba and AlBadr besides an Army jawan are reported dead in the encounter. The encounter, near Tangdhar sector in Kashmir, at an altitude of 12,000 feet, lasted three days. The Army has described...
  • Pranab's Pak visit: Terrorism on top of agenda May 15, 2008

    New Delhi: It is an "unambiguous ceasefire violation" says India, "the first since November 2003 when the ceasefire went into operation". But at the flag meeting on the Line of Control (LoC) called to discuss the Pakistani firing on an Indian Army post in Tangdhar, the Pakistani commander flatly denied opening...