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12 November, 2018 5:14 PM Army jawan dead, another injured in ceasefire violation by Pakistan in J&K's Poonch

Srinagar: An Army jawan on Monday lost his life in a cross-border firing along the Line of Control (LoC) in Krishna Ghati Sector in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district. The Army soldier has been identified as Lance Naik Antony Sebastian KM. The ceasefire violation by the Pakistan Rangers has also left another Army soldier injured. At about 5.15 pm on Monday 125

11 November, 2018 6:10 PM Soldier Killed By Pakistani Sniper Along LoC In Jammu And Kashmir

Officials said Indian troops guarding the border retaliated strongly and effectively and the exchange of fire between the two sides continued for some time. An Army soldier was killed Sunday by a Pakistani sniper along the Line of Control in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said, the third casualty due to sniping from across the border 113

6 November, 2018 7:34 PM Indian and Pakistan army exchange sweets on LoC

Jammu: Indian and Pakistan army on Tuesday exchanged sweets on Diwali-eve on the Line of Control (LoC), the de facto border, in Poonch district. Defence sources said the troops exchanged sweets at two crossing points on the LoC in Mendhar and Poonch sectors. "Sweets and pleasantries were exchanged by the two armies at two crossing points in Poonch district 97

6 November, 2018 4:43 PM India, Pakistan troops exchange sweets along LoC in JK's Poonch

The Indian and the Pakistan armies exchanged sweets and festive wishes on the eve of Diwali along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said. "On the occasion of Diwali, as a confidence building measure, sweets were exchanged between Indian Army and Pakistan Army at Poonch and Mendhar on November 6," the Jammu-based 104

29 October, 2018 2:32 PM Indian Army gives a befitting reply, targets Pakistan Army's establishments along LoC

The headquarters of the Pakistani Rangers which were targetted were based along the Line of Control (LoC) near Poonch in Jammu and Kashmir. The Indian Army on Monday launched an attack on the Pakistani Army's administrative establishment in retaliation to the mortar shelling in Poonch and Jhallas on October 23, news agency ANI reported. The offices of the Pakistani 155

23 October, 2018 8:59 AM Explosion in Army camp in J&K's Poonch, no casualties reported

Army has ruled out a foreign hand in the explosion at its camp in Poonch. JAMMU: An explosion occurred inside an Army camp located in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district on Tuesday. According to a Defence Ministry spokesman, there was no loss of life due to the incident. The explosion reportedly took place in an unmanned shelter of the camp, Lieutenant 76

13 October, 2018 5:00 PM J&K ULB elections: 3.49% turnout recorded in Kashmir, 16.3% in Jammu as third Phase polls conclude

New Delhi: With the conclusion of the third phase of the urban local body elections in Jammu and Kashmir, a total of 3.49 per cent voter turnout was recorded on Saturday in militancy-hit Kashmir Valley. On the other hand, a high turnout of 82 per cent was recorded in Jammu's Samba district. While the frontier town of Uri in Baramulla district recorded 150

23 September, 2018 11:02 AM 2 civilians inadvertently cross LoC into Pakistan

Jammu: Two civilians are believed to have inadvertently crossed the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir and entered the Pakistan controlled side, police said on Sunday. Bashir Ahmad and Ghulam Rasool, both residents of Sawjian village in Poonch district, left their homes on September 12 for some work along the LoC. "On Saturday, their families 89

13 August, 2018 8:31 AM Traffic Suspended On Jammu-Srinagar National Highway After Landslides

The nearly 270-km Jammu-Srinagar National Highway, the only all-weather road linking Kashmir with the rest of the country, was blocked by landslides at Seri in Ramban district and Kheri in Udhampur district, officials said. Traffic on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway was suspended today after being blocked by multiple landslides triggered by heavy 137

6 July, 2018 2:42 PM At Slain Policeman's Funeral In Jammu And Kashmir, Scores Pay Homage

Javed Ahmed Dar is the second security personnel abducted and murdered by terrorists in south Kashmir in recent days. Scores of people today attended the funeral prayers of Jammu and Kashmir constable Javed Ahmed Dar who was abducted and murdered by terrorists. Police said Dar was abducted on Thursday evening by four terrorists who came in a car and abducted 79