Pakistan violates ceasefire in Poonch, shells forward LoC posts
Oct 25, 2014 at 02:00 | Source:
Jammu: In fresh ceasefire violation, Pakistan troops fired at forward Indian posts along Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday night, drawing retaliation from Indian soldiers. "There was no casualty reported...
Modi reaches Srinagar
Oct 25, 2014 at 02:00 | Source:
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Srinagar, Oct 23 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived here Thursday afternoon to meet victims of the recent floods in Jammu and Kashmir. A special plane carrying Modi landed at the technical area of Srinagar airport around 2.10 p.m.. Governor ...
Goa leader sends barking dog to Bilawal over Kashmir rant
Oct 25, 2014 at 01:45 | Source:
Panaji, Oct 24 (IANS) Miffed over Pakistan People's Party (PPP) chairperson Bilawal Bhutto's continuous bombast about wresting Kashmir from India, a Congress politician from Goa Friday sent him a "barking dog" as a gift.Congress organising ...
India never violates ceasefire, says Rajnath
Oct 25, 2014 at 00:15 | Source:
Greater Noida, Oct 24 (IANS) India has never violated the 2003 ceasefire with Pakistan on the Jammu and Kashmir border, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said Friday."India never violates the ceasefire. It is a country which believes in peace," t...
Kashmir guerrilla hideout busted
Oct 24, 2014 at 23:30 | Source:
Srinagar, Oct 24 (IANS) Security forces Friday busted a guerrilla hideout in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir besides recovering a cache of arms and ammunition.A police statement said here: "Kupwara police and 28 Rashtriya Rifles (RR), in a...
Photo exhibition captures India's unseen landscapes
Oct 24, 2014 at 23:15 | Source:
New Delhi, Oct 24 (IANS) A photo exhibition inaugurated here Friday captures vivid images of India's mountainous landscape, its many contrasts and hidden treasures highlighting the country's topography.Titled "A Tryst with Divinity", the ex...
Modi in Kashmir: BJP finds new spring in its step as PM impresses valley
Oct 24, 2014 at 20:47 | Source:
Srinagar: Was Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Diwali visit to Kashmir a genuine gesture of concern for the people of the flood-ravaged region or was it his new big pitch for his party before the assembly elections? Whatever the answer, his visit seems...
Pakistan and Iran exchange mortar fire on border
Oct 24, 2014 at 20:42 | Source:
Pakistani and Iranian forces have exchanged mortar fire along their porous border. Pakistani officials said Iran fired six mortar shells, which landed near the border town of Mashkail. Pakistan is then thought to have fired back. The two countries sh...
J&K: NCP praises PM Modi for celebrating Diwali with flood-hit people
Oct 24, 2014 at 18:01 | Source:
Jammu: Nationalist Congress party (NCP) on Friday praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for celebrating Diwali with the flood-hit people of Jammu and Kashmir. The party also appreciated the move of the Prime Minister of celebrating the festival with t...
Army procures new jammer systems to prevent terrorist attacks
Oct 24, 2014 at 17:50 | Source:
Jammu: Army has initiated the process to procure the latest jammer system to thwart attacks by radio and cell phone controlled improvised explosive device on it convoys and personnel in Jammu and Kashmir.A Request for Proposal (RFP) was issued recent...
PM Modi's Diwali visit to Kashmir was a good decision: NCP
Oct 24, 2014 at 16:18 | Source:
Jammu: Nationalist Congress party (NCP) on Friday praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for celebrating Diwali with the flood-hit people of Jammu and Kashmir.The party also appreciated the move of the Prime Minister of celebrating the festival with th...
Partial response in Valley to strike call against PM Modi visit
Oct 24, 2014 at 14:16 | Source:
Srinagar: The strike called by separatist groups against Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday evoked a partial response in the Valley.Although most shops in and around the city centre of Lal Chowk - the commercial hub...
Omar Abdullah wants delayed polls in J&K, but has little support
Oct 24, 2014 at 14:10 | Source:
Srinagar:The Election Commission is likely to conduct polls in Jammu and Kashmir in late November or early December despite reservations expressed by Chief Minister Omar Abdullah and his party, the National Conference. Omar had recently warned that i...