Sunday, Oct 26, 2014



J&K minister Sham Lal Sharma resigns ahead of assembly polls
Sat, Oct 25, 2014

Sharma, who has submitted his resignation, is a Congress legislator from Akhnoor and he is known as firebrand party leader.

Pakistan troops resort to unprovoked shelling, India retaliates
Fri, Oct 24, 2014

Pakistani troops resorted to unprovoked mortar shelling on forward Indian positions in Balakote sector of Poonch.

Hours before Narendra Modi’s arrival at Srinagar, Pakistan resorts to unprovoked firing
Thu, Oct 23, 2014

Before this, the ceasefire was violated twice on Oct. 17 along the Line of Control (LoC) in Hamirpur sector of Poonch district.

J&K Police foil terror plot
Thu, Oct 23, 2014

Two held ahead of Modi visit.

No homecoming this Diwali
Wed, Oct 22, 2014

Thousands who had fled from their homes amidst Pak shelling are not willing to return as reports of firing keep pouring in.

Over a month later, dog found alive under J&K landslide debris
Tue, Oct 21, 2014

Forty villagers were buried alive along with their houses and cattle after Saddal village near Pancheri disappeared in landslides.

Pakistan violates ceasefire twice along LoC in R S Pura sector
Sat, Oct 18, 2014

The last time on October 13, they had fired a few mortar shells on the Indian side at Arnia and Saujjian areas.

Pakistani troops resume mortar shelling along LoC, India retaliates
Wed, Oct 15, 2014

Sources said that mortar shelling by the Pakistani troops across the LoC started at around 9 am.

J&K inspector wins UN award for leading female police corps in Afghanistan
Wed, Oct 15, 2014

UN Police Division, in a communication to the Indian Mission, said that Shakti has “contributed to the improvement of the status of female police.

Jammu: Unprovoked shelling by Pakistan forces villagers to flee to safer areas
Tue, Oct 14, 2014

These people hail from Arnia, Trewa, Nikkkowal, Jora Farm, Suchetgarh, Abdullian, Chinore, Pargwal, Garkhal and Hamirpurkona.

Except Arnia, no reports of shelling by Pakistan since Sunday
Mon, Oct 13, 2014

The firing along the entire 200 kms long border from Kathua to Pargwal had stopped on the late evening of October 9.

Pakistan resumes firing in Arnia sector of Jammu district
Sun, Oct 12, 2014

Pakistani troops have resorted to mortar shelling on forward Indian positions along the LoC in around 12.45 pm.

Pakistani Rangers resume shelling, fire at forward posts in Poonch
Sat, Oct 11, 2014

Nearly a dozen Indian posts were affected, sources said, adding that the Indian Army troops were retaliating effectively.

Uneasy calm on border as guns fall silent
Sat, Oct 11, 2014

Eight people have died so far and over 80 have been injured on the Indian side since October 3.

Day after India’s stern warning, Pakistani mortar guns fall silent along international border
Fri, Oct 10, 2014

"There has been no firing along the border tonight since 8.20 pm,’’ said sources in the BSF.

11 injured as Pakistan pounds 150 villages
Fri, Oct 10, 2014

At least eight people, including three Border Security Forces personnel, were injured as firing by Pakistani Rangers.

Pakistan continues to violate ceasefire along LoC, target villages; two women killed, dozen injured
Thu, Oct 09, 2014

Pakistan Rangers shelled border outposts and villages in Samba and Kathua along with Jammu during the night.

Pakistan continues to target civilian areas with mortar shells; India sounds alert in villages
Wed, Oct 08, 2014

Pakistan continued targeting civilian areas with mortar shells all along the international border.

As shelling continues, ghost towns line border
Wed, Oct 08, 2014

People forced to abandon homes, move to safety.

IMF revises 2014 growth forecast upwards to 5.6%
Wed, Oct 08, 2014

With economic activity buoyed by expectations from the new elected government , “India is benefiting from a ‘Modi dividend’,” the Bank said on Monday.

J&K: 7 more hurt as Pak shelling intensifies in Arnia, RS Pura areas
Tue, Oct 07, 2014

A BSF spokesman said that the BSF troops at all the places gave a "strong and befitting reply" to the Pakistani Rangers.

Jammu and Kashmir: Seven killed in Pakistan shelling, trouble spreads to LoC
Tue, Oct 07, 2014

Four members of a family died when Pakistani mortar shells started raining on Arnia town around 3 am.

J&K: 5 killed as Pakistani Rangers shell Arnia sector’s main bazaar
Mon, Oct 06, 2014

Five people died at the main bazaar in Arnia town itself when over a dozen mortar shells from across the border exploded around 3 am.

One Army jawan killed, another injured in IED blast in J&K
Sat, Oct 04, 2014

The IED was suspected to have been planted by militants. Army troops have launched an operation to sanitize the area.

As J&K grappled with floods, infiltration was on rise
Sat, Oct 04, 2014

A number of infiltration attempts were foiled by Army troops, resulting into the elimination of 14 terrorists.

Teenaged girl killed in Pak shelling near border
Sat, Oct 04, 2014

A 17-year-old girl was killed and four other civilians injured in the firing along LoC.

Pakistan troops resort to shelling along LoC
Thu, Oct 02, 2014

Exchanges are still going on, said a defence spokesperson.

J&K Floods: Kins of victims still search for bodies
Thu, Oct 02, 2014

We know that they are not surviving, but we are searching them only to perform their last rites, says a flood victim.

Relief material for J&K lies in neglect on railway platforms
Thu, Sep 25, 2014

Sources said Udhampur administration had on September 20 hired 200 trucks from Jammu for transporting the relief material to the Valley.

Omar govt seeks help from Kolkata-based firm to build bridges in flood-hit Poonch
Tue, Sep 23, 2014

state government decided to approach Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers (GRSE) Ltd as it also has bailey bridges at its disposal.

Omar meets PM, seeks special rehab package for flood-hit
Tue, Sep 23, 2014

Pitching for liberal assistance from the Centre, Omar told that such a package was necessary for putting life back on rails in the state.

J&K government launches portal to provide info and services of state departments
Mon, Sep 22, 2014

This will enable citizens to download forms and submit their applications electronically through a common gateway.

Army Major found dead under mysterious circumstances, inquiry ordered
Mon, Sep 22, 2014

He was found dead in his room in a forward location near LoC in Pallanwala sector of Jammu and Kashmir.

Army, BRO restore road link between Rajouri and Buhal
Wed, Sep 17, 2014

Another bailey bridge is also being constructed by them over river Ans at Kotranka so as to restore critical road link between Rajouri and Reasi districts.

A radio station’s SOS that brought relief to stranded villagers
Wed, Sep 17, 2014

The programme, ‘Jeevan Rekha’ (lifeline), was initially conceived as an experiment for two hours on September 6.

Calls for help ignored, they dialled radio
Sun, Sep 14, 2014

Bodies of less than half of the 40 feared dead have so far been recovered.