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Pakistan shelling

To protect border residents from Pakistan shelling, 400 additional bunkers sanctioned for J&K's Poonch, Rajouri

The J&K govt has sanctioned additional 200 individual bunkers each for Poonch and Rajouri districts.

Mar 02, 2019, 18:47 PM IST

J&K Police sounds 'red alert', asks border residents to shift

The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Saturday sounded a 'red alert' and asked border dwellers to move out of their areas as the situation is 'sensitive' in wake of continuous shelling by Pakistan troops.

Jan 20, 2018, 19:59 PM IST

100 shell-proof underground bunkers to protect locals from Pakistani firing on LoC

In an effort to protect locals from Pakistani shelling and firing, India is building over 100 shell-proof underground bunkers along the Line of Control in Jammu's Rajouri district.

Dec 30, 2017, 12:45 PM IST

J&K: Army launches manhunt after terrorists attack 41 RR HQ

The areas that have been cordoned include upper belt of Kalaroose forests and Kunnad, Kani Behak, Manigah, Chat forest areas of Batpora Haihama.

Aug 12, 2017, 19:36 PM IST

More shelling by Pak to boost LeT's 'Year of Kashmir' campaign

The month of July has seen greater ceasefire violations, which resulted in killings of 11 people, including nine soldiers and injuries to 16 others besides dislocation of thousands of people from the border areas of the state.

Jul 23, 2017, 22:55 PM IST

Pakistan shelling: Schools along LoC in Rajouri shut indefinitely

Schools along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri remained shut for the third consecutive day as authorities ordered their closure for an "indefinite period" as a precautionary measure after the killing of two persons in shelling by Pakistani troops on Saturday.

May 13, 2017, 13:56 PM IST

Heavy shelling by Pakistan troops on Indian border posts in J&K, Army retaliates sharply

The Pakistan Army on Thursday fired at Indian positions on the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir, defence sources said here.

Dec 29, 2016, 13:57 PM IST

Cross border firing, shelling disrupts schools in J&K

Schools hit hard by shelling from across the border reopened in border district of Rajouri, but a few students turned up on Friday as many parents were too scared to send their wards to attend classes.

Sep 05, 2015, 22:57 PM IST

Anti-Pak protests rock Jammu, political parties condemn shelling

There has been widespread condemnation against the unprovoked firing by the Pakistan in the Arnia forward belt of the RS Pura along the International Border (IB) in which five villagers lost their lives while 34 others were injured.

Oct 06, 2014, 23:46 PM IST

Pakistani troops violate ceasefire on third successive day

Pakistani troops targeted Indian Forward Posts along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir on the third successive day on Friday, drawing retaliation from Indian troops.

Oct 03, 2014, 23:49 PM IST

BJP protests against Pak shelling

The state unit of BJP on Saturday held a protest here against the firing and shelling by Pakistani troops on the border areas of Jammu for the past few days.

Oct 19, 2013, 21:33 PM IST

Fear grips Jammu villages after night of Pakistan shelling

More than 40,000 people living in villages close to the International Border in the Jammu region are tense with fear after a night of shelling by Pakistan Rangers at 25 locations. They said Saturday they haven`t seen such fierce firing in 10 years.

Oct 19, 2013, 13:37 PM IST