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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 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 7:02 AM PM Modi again celebrates Diwali with troops, this year in J&K's Gurez

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi appears to have made it a tradition to celebrate Diwali with the country's troops in a border area and this year he's spending the day with the 15 Corps in north Kashmir along the Line of Control (LoC). The PM flew to Srinagar en route to the Gurez Sector in Kashmir's Bandipora district on Thursday morning to meet with Corps 36

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

14 October, 2017 6:48 PM Pakistan Shelling Injures Four In Jammu And Kashmir's Poonch District

The shelling by Pakistan took place along the Line of Control in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. Jammu: Four people, including two children, were injured Saturday night in heavy firing and shelling by Pakistani troops on civilian hamlets and forward posts along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, the defence spokesman 48

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

9 October, 2017 9:30 AM JeM operational chief in Kashmir killed in encounter in Baramulla

Srinagar: Khalid, the Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) ‘Operational Commander’ in Kashmir was killed in a brief encounter with the security forces in north-western district of Baramulla on Monday. The security forces set up a makeshift checkpoint at Ladoora in Baramulla on Monday morning based on specific information about the JeM chief’s movement, an official 43