The bike-borne 'Janbaaz' daredevils of the BSF came in for praise the third time by US President Barack Obama who fondly called their stunts "impressive" while he interacted with youngsters on the last day of his visit here.
Jammu: BSF on Wednesday foiled yet another bid by Pakistan-based militants to infiltrate into Jammu and Kashmir under the cover of firing from across the border and thick fog in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir.
Adopting a tough stance over repeated ceasefire violations by Pakistan in Jammu and Kashmir, Director General of Border Security Force (BSF) DK Pathak that his force will respond in equal measure to provocation from across the border.
The number of people abandoning their homes in border villages of Jammu and Kashmir crossed 10,000 on Tuesday amid heightened tension following Pakistan shelling on the international border that killed a trooper Monday.
Notwithstanding India's tough stance on the continued ceasefire violations by Pakistan, Islamabad appears to be in mood to let go of its provocative tactics along the border it shares with India in Jammu and Kashmir.
A day after a woman lost her life and her 14-year-old son was seriously injured when a shell fired from the Pakistani side landed in the compound of her house, the residents of this now abandoned village say that India must teach Pakistan "a strong lesson".