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20 October, 2017 4:38 AM PM Narendra Modi visits Kedarnath to inaugurate slew of reconstruction projects

After celebrating Diwali with Army jawans in Guarez of Jammu and Kashmir, Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Kedarnath today. PM's visit comes a day before the closing of the portals of the shrine ahead of winters. PM Modi lay foundation stones for several reconstruction projects in Kedarpuri. One of the reconstruction projects is Adi Guru Shankaracharya's 23

19 October, 2017 12:52 PM PM Modi celebrates Diwali on LoC with soldiers

Saluting the bravery of troops, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said the presence of brave soldiers at the border lights the lamp of hope. "I have an opportunity to spend Diwali with you. The presence of brave soldiers at the border, on this festive occasion, lights the lamp of hope, and generates new energy among crores of Indians," Modi said. He was addressing 9

19 October, 2017 12:52 PM Jawans are family, says PM as he celebrates Diwali with LoC troops

SRINAGAR: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Thursday, celebrated Diwali with troops posted along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir's Gurez sector and lauded the soldiers for their sacrifice saying he considers them his family. In an unannounced visit, Modi arrived at Gurez on Thursday morning to celebrate Diwali with the Army and BSF soldiers posted 19

19 October, 2017 12:52 PM PM Narendra Modi spends Diwali with 'family'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi marked Diwali 2017 by visiting the Gurez sector near the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir. In what has become a tradition of sorts, PM Modi spent the Diwali greet troops of the Indian Army and the Border Security Force, distributing sweets and gifts to the jawans and officers whom he called "his family". Clad in an Army jacket 141

19 October, 2017 12:52 PM PM celebrates Diwali with soldiers in Gurez

‘Spending time with forces gives me new energy’ Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday celebrated Diwali, the festival of lights, with soldiers in Gurez Valley near the Line of Control in Bandipora district. According to a witness, the Prime Minister spent more than two hours with the soldiers at army’s brigade headquarters in Dawar, Gurez, exchanged 44

19 October, 2017 12:52 PM Omar Abdullah praises PM Modi for spending Diwali with jawans in Gurez, asks him to help with mobile connectivity

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for spending Diwali in Gurez along the Line of Control and urged him to gift physical and mobile connectivity to the people in the area on the festive occasion. Modi arrived in the Gurez sector this morning to celebrate Diwali with troops posted in the forward 17

19 October, 2017 10:30 AM PM Modi celebrates Diwali with troops along LoC in J&K's Gurez

SRINAGAR: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today celebrated Diwali with troops posted along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir's Gurez Sector and lauded the soldiers for their penance and sacrifice saying he considers them his family. In an unannounced visit, Modi arrived at Gurez this morning to celebrate Diwali with the army and BSF soldiers posted 35

19 October, 2017 8:33 AM PM Narendra Modi, Army Chief celebrate Diwali in J&K's Gurez

Jammu: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday arrived in the Gurez Sector along the Line of Control (LoC) in North Kashmir’s Bandipora district to celebrate Diwali with the troops there. According to ANI, the PM arrived here this morning to celebrate Diwali with the troops of 15 Corps in Gurez Sector. He was accompanied by Army chief General Bipin 20

19 October, 2017 3:18 AM Diwali 2017: Army jawans in J&K lit 'diyas' on LoC to celebrate festival of lights

Poonch: Jawans of the Indian Army lit up border in Poonch sector of Jammu and Kashmir to celebrate festival of lights – Diwali - on Thursday. Poonch has been witnessing a spike in ceasefire violations, but this did not dampen the spirit of the jawans to celebrate the festival who lit 'diyas' on the Line of Control (LoC) to mark the auspicious day. "Countrymen 27

12 October, 2017 1:33 PM Army jawan, porter killed in ceasefire violation by Pakistan Army

Jammu: An Army jawan and a civilian porter were killed in Pakistani firing on Thursday at forward areas along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district. "The Pakistan Army initiated unprovoked and indiscriminate firing of small arms and automatics from 1035 hours in Krishnagati Sector along the Line of Control (LoC)", a defence spokesman said here on the ceasefire 33