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ASEAN integral part of India’s Act East Policy: Modi

ASEAN integral part of India’s Act East Policy: Modi

🕔07:09, 4.Nov 2019

Bangkok, Nov 4  Terming the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) region as an integral part of India’s Act East Policy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said India is keen to strengthen partnership in the fields of maritime security,

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Heavy firing on LoC in Jammu and Kashmir

Heavy firing on LoC in Jammu and Kashmir

🕔11:12, 12.Jul 2019

Jammu, July 12  Heavy firing exchanges took place between Indian and Pakistani troopers on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district on Friday, police said. “At 8 a.m., the Pakistani troops resorted to shelling and firing

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India, Pakistan trade fire on LoC in Poonch

India, Pakistan trade fire on LoC in Poonch

🕔12:01, 2.May 2019

Jammu, May 2  Indian and Pakistani armies traded heavy fire on Thursday on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district, Defence Ministry said. “At about 9.30 a.m. Pakistan initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation in Shahpur and Kirni

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Three killed in Pakistan shelling on LoC

Three killed in Pakistan shelling on LoC

🕔12:42, 2.Mar 2019

Jammu, March 2 Three civilians were killed in shelling by the Pakistani army on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district, officials said on Saturday. Police said a woman and her two children were killed in Salotri

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IAF pushes back Pakistani jets, downs PAF F-16

IAF pushes back Pakistani jets, downs PAF F-16

🕔15:00, 27.Feb 2019

New Delhi/Islamabad, Feb 27  India-Pakistan tensions persisted on Wednesday as the IAF chased away intruding Pakistani fighter jets in Jammu and Kashmir’s Nowshera sector with India shooting down a Pakistani F-16 which fell on the Pakistani side. An Indian military

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Pakistan fighter jets violate Indian airspace

Pakistan fighter jets violate Indian airspace

🕔12:06, 27.Feb 2019

New Delhi, Feb 27  Three Pakistan Air Force (PAF) F-16 fighter jets on Wednesday violated Indian airspace in Nowshera sector of Jammu and Kashmir, but were pushed back by the Indian side, top police sources said. “The jets entered into

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2 JeM men killed in J&K gunfight

2 JeM men killed in J&K gunfight

🕔09:37, 27.Feb 2019

Srinagar, Feb 27  Two militants belonging to the Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) outfit were killed on Wednesday in a gunfight with the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian district, police said. Identity of both militants killed in Mamender village has been

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IAF takes ‘necessary steps’ for nation’s security: Minister

IAF takes ‘necessary steps’ for nation’s security: Minister

🕔11:56, 26.Feb 2019

Ahmedabad, Feb 26  Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Tuesday said the Indian Air Force (IAF) has taken “necessary steps” for the nation’s security after Pakistan claimed that Indian fighter jets struck inside Pakistan. “Prime Minister Narendra Modi had given full

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11 killed in J&K gunfight, clashes

11 killed in J&K gunfight, clashes

🕔15:30, 15.Dec 2018

Srinagar, Dec 15  Eleven people were killed on Saturday in a gunfight and subsequent clashes in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district, in one of the bloodiest days in the valley’s recent history. The gunfight erupted in Sirnoo village as security

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India, Pakistan trade fire on LoC

India, Pakistan trade fire on LoC

🕔12:39, 6.Dec 2018

Srinagar, Dec 6  Indian and Pakistani armies traded heavy fire on the Line of Control (LoC) on Thursday in Jammu and Kashmir’s Baramulla district, defence sources said. The Pakistan Army used automatics and mortars to target Indian positions on the

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India observes ‘Parakram Parv’; Sitharaman says surgical strikes message against terrorism

India observes ‘Parakram Parv’; Sitharaman says surgical strikes message against terrorism

🕔08:14, 29.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 29  The second anniversary of the 2016 surgical strikes across the Line of Control (LoC) is being observed as “Parakram Parv”, with Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday stating that the strikes were a message that India

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Four killed in Srinagar gunfight, clashes

Four killed in Srinagar gunfight, clashes

🕔15:05, 5.May 2018

Srinagar, May 5  Three militants and a civilian were killed on Saturday during a gunfight and subsequent clashes in Srinagar, police said. A senior Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) officer told reporters here all the three holed up militants were

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Indian, Pakistan army exchange fire across LoC

Indian, Pakistan army exchange fire across LoC

🕔19:33, 21.Apr 2018

Jammu, April 21 The Indian and Pakistan armies traded heavy fire across the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district on Saturday, defence officials said. Defence Ministry sources said Pakistan army resorted to unprovoked heavy firing on the

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Indian, Pakistan army trade heavy fire on LoC

Indian, Pakistan army trade heavy fire on LoC

🕔19:12, 11.Apr 2018

Jammu, April 11  The Indian and Pakistan armies on Wednesday were exchanging heavy fire across the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir after the latter began unprovoked shelling and firing on Indian positions in Poonch and Rajouri districts,

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Indian, Pakistan soldiers trade fire on LoC

Indian, Pakistan soldiers trade fire on LoC

🕔20:37, 29.Mar 2018

Jammu, March 29 One Indian soldier was injured as Indian and Pakistan armies traded heavy fire on Thursday on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri and Poonch districts, police said. Police sources said Pakistan army resorted to

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India, Pakistan exchange heavy fire on LoC

India, Pakistan exchange heavy fire on LoC

🕔12:53, 10.Mar 2018

Jammu, March 10  Heavy shelling and firing started on Saturday between the Indian and Pakistani armies on the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district. The Pakistani army resorted to unprovoked and indiscriminate targeting of defence and civilian facilities in

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Toll in J&K gunfight rises to six

Toll in J&K gunfight rises to six

🕔13:18, 5.Mar 2018

Srinagar, March 5  The toll in Sunday’s gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian district rose to six after two more bodies were recovered on Monday, police said. The body of one militant identified as Ashiq Hussain Bhat from the Lashkar-e-Tabia

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Four Pakistani soldiers killed in 48 hrs

Four Pakistani soldiers killed in 48 hrs

🕔10:28, 3.Mar 2018

Jammu, March 3  Four Pakistani soldiers were killed and as many Indians were injured, including two army men and two civilians, in border hostilities in Jammu and Kashmir in the last 48 hours. Informed sources said that the four Pakistani

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Killing of 2 Pakistani soldiers prompt heavy firing across LoC

Killing of 2 Pakistani soldiers prompt heavy firing across LoC

🕔11:04, 1.Mar 2018

Jammu, March 1  Heavy firing exchanges erupted on Thursday on the Line of Control (LoC) in Rajouri district after two Pakistani soldiers were killed in retaliatory firing by the Indian side overnight. The incident occurred in the Bhimber Gali area

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Indian, Chinese armies hold ceremonial meet in Ladakh

Indian, Chinese armies hold ceremonial meet in Ladakh

🕔10:11, 27.Jan 2018

Jammu, Jan 27  A ceremonial border personnel meeting (BPM) was held on Friday between the Indian and Chinese armies in Ladakh region to mark India’s 69th Republic Day, with both sides stating they will work to uphold the agreements signed

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