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Floods damage 50 kms border fencing along LoC, IB in J&K

Over 50 km of the three-tier border fencing and flood-lighting have been damaged by the recent floods along the LoC and IB in Jammu and Kashmir and security forces are racing against time to repair it to prevent cross-border infiltration ahead of winters.

Porter killed, two BSF jawans among three injured in blast near LoC

A porter was killed and three others, including two BSF jawans, injured in a blast on Monday along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Not meeting Pakistan Interior Minister Khan in Kathmandu: Rajnath Singh
Not meeting Pakistan Interior Minister Khan in Kathmandu: Rajnath Singh

Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Monday, dismissed reports that he will meet his Pakistani counterpart Nisar Ali Khan on the sidelines of SAARC conference in Kathmandu Sep 18.

Continued ceasefire violations by Pak 'provocative': Jaitley

Terming as "serious and provocative" the continuous ceasefire violations by Pakistan along the LoC and International Border, India on Saturday said it was "not very conducive" for the bilateral ties.

Ceasefire violations not conducive for Indo-Pak ties: Jaitley

 India today said ceasefire violations by Pakistan along the LoC and International Border were "serious and provocative" and created an environment "not very conducive" for relationship between the two sides.

India lodges strong protest with Pak over ceasefire violations

 India on Friday lodged a strong protest with Pakistan over repeated ceasefire violations by the neigbouring country.

J&K: Pakistan violates ceasefires in Akhnoor sector

Pakistan troops once again resorted to unprovoked firing at the Indian positions on the international border in Jammu and Kashmir late Wednesday.

DNA: 45 days of Pakistani firing heaviest since 1971 Indo-Pak war

The firing by Pakistani forces in the last 45 days was possibly the "heaviest" since the 1971 Indo-Pak war, the BSF said today.

Syed Ali Shah Geelani expresses grief over deaths due to ceasefire violations

Expressing grief over the loss of lives in ceasefire violations along the international border, Syed Ali Shah Geelani today said small skirmishes can lead to a war between India and Pakistan in which no country will be a winner.

Indian Army finds 50-metre long tunnel near Pakistan border

Army troops discovered a 50-metre long tunnel near a forward post along the Indo-Pak border in Jammu region`s sensitive Pallanwala sector which could have been used to infiltrate militants into India.

Pakistan provokes again, targets two BSF posts in J&K`s RS Pura

Despite concerns expressed by the Narendra Modi government over repeated ceasefire violations by the neighbouring Pakistan, its troops once again resorted to unprovoked firing Thursday night, targeting two Border Security Force (BSF) posts in the RS Pura sector of Jammu and Kashmir.

`Pak ceasefire violations aimed at diverting public`s attention from internal turmoil`

Pakistan is creating tension along the Line Of Control (LoC) to divert the attention of its citizens from the ongoing internal turmoil, says security expert Alok Bansal.

Counter-infiltration grid along LoC in Kashmir `robust`: Army

Expressing satisfaction over the counter-infiltration grid along the Line of Control in Kashmir, a top Army commander said his troops are capable enough to retaliate "appropriately" if there is any escalation of ceasefire violation in the Valley.

Friends separated by LoC reunite to keep heart-warming bond alive

As Pakistan and India observe their Independence Days this week, two families from either side of the LoC reunited to celebrate a bond of friendship which has remained unscathed by the tragedy of partition and three wars.

20 Indian soldiers missing from border areas: RTI

Twenty Indian soldiers posted in border areas of the country, most of them in Jammu and Kashmir, have gone missing from 1996 to 2010, according to an RTI reply.

Hafiz Saeed holding rallies in areas along LoC, border

Lashker-e-Taiba founder and mastermind of Mumbai terror attack Hafiz Saeed has been holding rallies which were "highly critical of India" in proximity to Line of Control and International Border in Jammu and Kashmir.

Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Poonch

The Pakistan Army on Tuesday opened unprovoked firing at Indian positions along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir`s Poonch district, according to defence sources.

Indian envoy expresses concern over cross-border firing by Pak

Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan, T C A Raghavan today expressed serious concern over "unprovoked" firing by Pakistani troops across the border with India.

Goods over Rs 2 crore 36 lakh traded across LoC

Goods worth over Rs 2 crore 36 lakh were traded across the Line of Control (LoC) today between Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) and Jammu and Kashmir at Chakan-Da-Bagh crossing point here, officials said.

Army foils infiltrtion bid along LoC in Poonch

Army troops today foiled group of terrorists from infilitrating into India along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, a Defence spokesman said.