Fear persists as border dwellers return home tin Jammu sector

As guns fell silent, over 4,000 border villagers returned to their homes in dozens of hamlets along the International Border (IB) in Jammu sector amid fear of firing and shelling by Pakistani troops.

Pakistan hands over captured BSF jawan Satyasheel Yadav to India

Pakistan on Friday handed over a captured BSF jawan to India at a
border crossing point in Jammu sector, after he was swept away into their territory by strong currents of Chenab river, officials said.

Pak troops battling for control of key town

Pakistani infantry troops and commandos backed by artillery, gunships and jets are fighting militants to secure control of the important town of Mirali in North Waziristan, the army said on Tuesday.

Pak forces violate ceasefire along LoC

Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire by firing on Indian posts along Line of Control (LoC) in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir, forcing Indian troops to retaliate effectively.

Pakistani troops violate LoC ceasefire in Jammu

After almost two months of peace along the LoC, Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire Friday, targeting an Indian army posts in Jammu district and sparking off an exchange of fire for about 25 minutes, a defence official said.

Pakistan targets 10 Indian posts, 2 BSF jawans injured

Two BSF jawans were on Friday injured as Pakistani troops opened fire at ten border out posts and civilian areas along the International Border in Jammu and Samba districts.

Ceasefire violation by Pak troops in Poonch, Army retaliates

In yet another violation of ceasefire, the Pakistani troops fired at Indian positions in the Poonch sector along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir in the wee hours on Monday.

Pakistan violates ceasefire again

Violating the ceasefire again, Pakistani troops opened small arms firing at two forward areas in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, drawing retaliation from Indian forces.

Pakistan Army chief visits LoC to assess situation

Pakistan Army chief Gen Ashfaq Parvez Kayani visited the LoC to assess the security situation in the wake of violations of a ceasefire in the region over the past few weeks.

Pak troops violate truce again, target Indian positions

After a three-day lull, Pakistani troops on Monday violated the ceasefire twice targeting forward Indian posts with small arms fire in two sub-sectors along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir`s Poonch district.

Pak troops fire at Indian posts in Poonch sector

Pakistani troops opened fire at Indian posts Thursday night and the exchanges continued till wee hours on Friday in Balnoi forward area of Poonch.

How Indian soldiers were ambushed along LoC on August 6

A preliminary probe into the killing of five Indian soldiers along the LoC earlier this month has revealed that the attack was well-planned.

Ex-Army chief condemns killing of Indian soldiers, demands action

Former Army Chief Gen Shankar Roychowdhury condemned the killing of five Indian soldiers by Pakistani troops in the Poonch sector.

Indian soldiers` killing unacceptable: Modi

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday called the killing of five Indian soldiers by Pakistani troops a "dastardly ambush".

Pak troops open heavy firing on Indian posts along LoC

Pakistani troops on Saturday opened heavy weapons and RPG firing on an Indian posts along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch sector.

Pakistani troops fire across LoC in J&K

Heavy firing continued between Indian and Pakistani troops on the Line of Control (LoC) Tuesday in Poonch district of Jammu region.

Pak violates ceasefire for fourth time this month

Pakistani troops violated ceasefire and opened fire at Indian posts along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district, the fourth violation this month.

We want peace but LoC incident is unacceptable: PM

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday said India wanted peaceful existence with its neighbours but the recent incident of beheading by Pakistani troops was "unacceptable".

End political statements on killing of Indian soldiers: VK Singh

VK Singh demanded that political statements being "put out by various quarters" about killing of 2 Indian soldiers by Pak troops must come to an end.

Pak violates ceasefire again in Poonch sector of J&K

Pakistani troops on Tuesday violated the ceasefire again as they targeted Indian posts along LoC in Poonch sector of Jammu and Kashmir.