Infiltration down after Balakot strike: Govt

Infiltration down after Balakot strike: Govt

New Delhi: The security situation in Jammu and Kashmir has improved and infiltration from across the border has reduced by 43 percent after the surgical strike carried out on militant training camps in Balakote, Pakistan, Union Minister of State (MoS) for Home Nityanand Rai said in Lok Sabha on Tuesday. Rai’s remarks came in response […]

Pak will not dare to repeat Kargil again: Army chief

Pak will not dare to repeat Kargil again: Army chief

New Delhi: Pakistan will not dare to attempt to infiltrate India like it did in Kargil in 1999 because it has “seen the consequences”, Indian Army chief Gen Bipin Rawat said on Friday and asserted that the armed forces were keeping a tight watch in border areas. General Rawat was speaking to reporters on the […]

Balakot attack was to ensure militants don’t carry out action against India: General Rawat

Balakot attack was to ensure militants don’t carry out action against India: General Rawat

Ezhimala: Chief of Army Staff General Bipin Rawat has said the Balakot attack in February was to ensure that militants “being trained across the border” do not survive to carry out action against India. Coordinated efforts are being made by various government agencies to tackle cross-border militancy, he said. “Through the coordinated efforts of various […]

Indo-Pak troops trade fire along LoC in Poonch

Indo-Pak troops trade fire along LoC in Poonch

JAMMU: Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire agreement Thursday by resorting to mortar shelling and firing along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district, prompting retaliation by the Indian Army, officials said. “At about 0930 hours, the Pakistani army initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation, starting with firing of small arms, followed by shelling […]

Nor are Pakistan’s nuclear weapons kept for Eid: Mehbooba

Nor are Pakistan’s nuclear weapons kept for Eid: Mehbooba

Anantnag: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) President and former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir, Mehbooba Mufti, on Monday said that even Pakistan’s nuclear weapons were not kept for Eid. She was reacting to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s remark that India’s nuclear weapons had not been made for Diwali. He also said that India was as […]

74 heavy artillery attacks by Pakistan in March: Report

74 heavy artillery attacks by Pakistan in March: Report

NEW DELHI: There have been 74 instances of ‘calibre escalation’ through the use of heavy artillery and mortars by the Pakistan Army on Indian Army positions and civilian areas along the Line of Control in March, the New delhi based newspaper Economic Times has reported . The report quoted an internal army report, whose details […]

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