Sunday, Nov 27, 2022

Indo Pak border


J-K: Annual Chamliyal mela falls prey to Indo-Pak hostility, celebrated without exchange of traditional ritual

June 27, 2019 9:08 pm

A nearly 70-year-old practice since 1947 partition was suspended for the first time in 2018 in the wake of tension between the two countries following the snipping of four BSF soldiers including an Assistant Commandant by Pakistani Rangers in the area a week before the mela.

Concerned more about unseasonal rain than war, say Punjab border villagers

March 03, 2019 2:17 am

Bamiyal village is sensitive because it is located at the junction of Jammu and Kashmir and Punjab on one side and shares International Border with Pakistan.

Pakistan shelling in Rajouri, Poonch: Woman killed, four injured

March 01, 2019 3:14 am

Except for Nowshera in Rajouri where Pakistani troops had already been resorting to unprovoked firing for past many days, cross border shelling at various other places came after two to four months.

IAF Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman returns home: A timeline

March 02, 2019 6:42 pm

Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman, who was in Islamabad's custody for nearly 60 hours, was released at Wagah Border by Pakistani authorities on Friday.

Pakistan claims to have downed 'Indian spy quadcopter' along LoC; Indian Army rejects

January 02, 2019 3:01 pm

"Pakistan Army troops shot down Indian spy quadcopter in Bagh sector along Line of Control (LoC)," he said in the tweet. Ghafoor said not even a quadcopter will be allowed to cross (the) LoC.

Rajnath Singh to launch first smart fence project along Pakistan border next week

September 13, 2018 6:29 pm

The initiative is part of the CIBMS proposed to be deployed at these two borders by the Modi government as part of its decision to completely seal the two borders to stop infiltration and illegal migration.

J&K: ‘They said India caused them damage, will bury the dead and take revenge’

February 26, 2018 4:26 pm

Standing on a mountain, Silikote, a hamlet of 22 households, is overlooked by Pakistani army pickets across a ridge and is vulnerable even to small-arm fire from Pakistan.

Pakistan-Iran sign deal to boost border security

October 15, 2017 8:07 pm

Pakistan shares a 900-kilometre-long border with Iran which in the recent months has expressed concern over militants operating along the Pakistani border.

Rajasthan: Dalit ‘raped, murdered’, teacher held

April 02, 2016 12:46 am

While the police, prima facie, called it a case of suicide, the girl’s parents alleged that she was murdered and the body was later dumped in the water tank.

Pakistani intruder shot dead by BSF in Ferozepur

March 04, 2016 12:26 pm

A Pakistani intruder was today shot dead by BSF when he crossed into Indian territory during the wee hours.


Pakistan targets villages and 13 border outposts with heavy mortar shelling

January 03, 2015 7:59 pm

Pakistani and Indian border guards traded artillery fire along the disputed border region of Kashmir, killing 2.