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Ceasefire violations: Indo-Pak secretary level talks on August 25

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 18:12

In order to raise concerns about the repeated ceasefire violations by Pakistan`s armed forces in Jammu and Kashmir, Indian Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh will be meeting her Pakistani counterpart Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry in Islamabad on August 25, as per reports on Wednesday.

Govt deploys 2,000 extra BSF troops along Pak border in Jammu

Last Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014, 11:24

To check infiltration bids, nearly 2,000 additional Border Security Force (BSF) personnel and special surveillance equipment have been deployed along the international border in Jammu region for effective domination of the areas.

Congress accuses BJP of inaction as Pak troops fire mortars at Indian position in J&K

Last Updated: Sunday, July 20, 2014, 09:13

In yet another attempt to invade the Indian territory, Pakistan troops on Sunday targeted Pital and two other posts of the Border Security Force (BSF) in RS Pura sector of Jammu.

Israel troops clash with Gaza militants at border: Media

Last Updated: Saturday, July 19, 2014, 14:51

Israeli troops clashed with Gaza militants at the border Israeli media quoted Public Security Minister Yitzhak Aharonovitch as saying Saturday, without specifying on which side of the frontier they were.

Air Force jet downed by Russian missile: Ukraine

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 23:19

An Air Force fighter jet has been shot down by an air-to-air missile fired from a Russian plane, a spokesman for Ukraine`s Security Council said on on Thursday.

Obama sees Afghanistan set for democratic transfer of power

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 07:41

US President Barack Obama has said Afghanistan will witness the first democratic transfer of power in its history if the two presidential candidates agree to abide by the results of the internationally supervised ballot auditing.

US imposes tough sanctions on Russia

Last Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014, 06:55

The US has slapped additional tough sanctions on Russia`s financial services and energy sectors for the failure of Moscow to taken enough steps to address the volatile political situation in Ukraine.

More Russian troops on Ukraine border: Pentagon

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 23:52

Pentagon says Russian combat troops are again building up along the border with Ukraine, and officials believe that Moscow may be sending heavy weapons into the country to aid the separatists.

Pak troops battling for control of key town

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 22:46

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.

France ends Mali offensive, redeploys troops to restive Sahel

Last Updated: Monday, July 14, 2014, 01:16

France said on Sunday its military offensive that freed northern Mali from the grip of Islamists would be replaced by an operation spanning the wider, largely lawless Sahel region to combat extremist violence.

Bomb kills seven Algerian troops: Ministry

Last Updated: Sunday, July 13, 2014, 20:15

A roadside bomb has killed three Algerian soldiers and four auxiliaries in the west of the North African country, the defence ministry said on Sunday.

Six Philippine troops killed in friendly fire: Military

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 10:05

Six Philippine soldiers who were killed in one of the bloodiest clashes against al Qaeda-linked militants this year were hit by friendly fire, the military acknowledged Friday.