Government will appropriately respond to ceasefire violations: Jitendra Singh

The government will "appropriately respond" to ceasefire violations by Pakistani troops as and when the situation demands, Union Minister of State for PMO, Jitendra Singh said here on Monday.

Pak targets 15 BoPs, villages along IB in Jammu, 3 injured
Pak targets 15 BoPs, villages along IB in Jammu, 3 injured

Pakistani troops heavily shelled 15 Border Out Posts and hamlets along the International Border on Saturday, leaving three persons injured, one of them seriously in Jammu district.

Omar directs construction of bunkers for border dwellers

With border dwellers bearing the brunt of firing by Pakistani troops, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has directed authorities to construct community bunkers in hamlets along the International Border in Jammu frontier.

Pakistan targets 60 BSF posts along international border

India and Pakistan traded heavy mortar and gun fire along the international border with Pakistani troops targeting 60 outposts and 90 villagers overnight in Jammu, Samba and Kathua districts, leaving eight persons, including three BSF jawans, injured.

India, Pakistan trade heavy fire along International Border

India and Pakistan traded heavy mortar and gun fire along the international border with Pakistani troops targeting 60 outposts and 90 villagers overnight in Jammu, Samba and Kathua districts, leaving eight persons, including three BSF jawans, injured.

Pak troops kill two women in border shelling; 'massive' reply from India

Heavy mortar shelling and firing by Pakistani troops continued unabated along the International Border(IB) in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday killing two more people --both women--even as a "massive" reply was being given from the Indian side.

Ceasefire violations: MoS in PMO visits border areas

Union Minister Jitendra Singh Wednesday visited border areas which have come under heavy mortar shelling and firing by Pakistani troops along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir.

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.