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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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Militants attack CRPF camp in J&K, one trooper killed

Militants attack CRPF camp in J&K, one trooper killed

🕔11:49, 31.Dec 2017

Srinagar, Dec 31  One Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) trooper was killed and three others injured on Sunday after militants attacked a training camp near the Srinagar-Jammu highway, authorities said. The Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) militant outfit has claimed responsibility for the

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Indian commandos kill 3 Pakistani soldiers in cross-LoC ‘tit-for-tat’ raid

Indian commandos kill 3 Pakistani soldiers in cross-LoC ‘tit-for-tat’ raid

🕔15:50, 26.Dec 2017

Srinagar/New Delhi, Dec 26  In a “tit-for-tat” operation, five highly-trained Indian Army commandos went some 300 meters across the LoC and killed at least three Pakistani soldiers, two days after four Indian Army men, including a Major, were shot dead

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India, Pakistan trade heavy fire on LoC

India, Pakistan trade heavy fire on LoC

🕔10:02, 2.Oct 2017

Jammu, Oct 2  Indian and Pakistan troops traded heavy fire on Monday on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district. Police sources said heavy shelling and firing started between the two armies in Kerni area. “After

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India, Pakistan trade heavy fire on LoC

India, Pakistan trade heavy fire on LoC

🕔10:12, 27.Sep 2017

Jammu, Sep 27 The Indian and Pakistan Army traded heavy fire on Wednesday on the Line of Control (LoC) in poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. Police sources said Pakistan Army used mortars, small weapons and automatics to target Indian positions

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China says Kashmir has attracted global attention

China says Kashmir has attracted global attention

🕔15:22, 12.Jul 2017

Beijing, July 12  China on Wednesday said the “situation” in Jammu and Kashmir has attracted international attention and urged India and Pakistan to avoid escalating tensions. Without elaborating what it meant by “situation,” Beijing said it was willing to play

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Pakistan must combat UN-designated terrorists: US NSA

Pakistan must combat UN-designated terrorists: US NSA

🕔15:59, 29.Sep 2016

Washington, Sep 29 (IANS) US National Security Advisor Susan Rice spoke to her Indian counterpart Ajit Doval and said that the US has reiterated that Pakistan must “take effective action to combat and delegitimise” UN-designated terrorists and terror groups. Rice spoke

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Modi chairs CCS meeting on LoC situation

Modi chairs CCS meeting on LoC situation

🕔12:10, 29.Sep 2016

New Delhi, Sep 29  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday chaired a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) to discuss the situation at the Line of Control (LOC).The meeting was held after the Pakistani Army on Thursday violated

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War with India not an option: Sharif

War with India not an option: Sharif

🕔10:46, 7.Nov 2015

Islamabad, Nov 6 Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has asserted that war with India was not an option, media reported on Friday. During a meeting here on Thursday with President Mamnoon Hussain, Sharif affirmed Pakistan’s desire for friendly ties with India, all

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India, Pakistan exchange heavy fire on LoC

India, Pakistan exchange heavy fire on LoC

🕔10:24, 7.Aug 2015

Jammu, Aug 7  Heavy exchange of fire took place between India and Pakistan on Friday on the line of control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. “Pakistan army resorted to unprovoked shelling and firing on the LoC in

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Pakistan violates ceasefire in Jammu

Pakistan violates ceasefire in Jammu

🕔13:10, 3.Aug 2015

Jammu, Aug 3 Pakistan troops overnight violated the ceasefire agreement on the Line of Control (LoC) and international border in four sectors of the Jammu region. “Pakistan army opened unprovoked firing at Indian positions on the LoC in Krishna Ghati

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