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11 October, 2017 5:02 PM Want Peaceful Relations With 'Belligerent' India, Says Pakistan Army Chief

Pakistan's Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa said the country is making efforts to pacify the western border through a multitude of diplomatic, military and economic initiative Karachi: Pakistan has shown "genuine desire" to have peaceful relations with its "belligerent" neighbour India but it takes "two to tango", Pakistan's Army chief General Qamar 60

2 October, 2017 10:47 PM 2 kids among 3 civilians killed in Pak LoC shelling

JAMMU/SRINAGAR: Two children were among three civilians killed, with at least 12 people injured, in heavy shelling by Pakistani forces along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu & Kashmir's Poonch district on Monday, the UN-mandated international day of non-violence. In Uri in Baramulla district, two militants were killed as they tried to infiltrate. Towards 85

2 October, 2017 9:59 AM Two children killed as Pakistan violates ceasefire

Two minors were today killed and 12 civilians injured in cross-border shelling by Pakistan along the LoC in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, a senior government official said. Five children were among the injured, the youngest being five-year-old Zobia Kousar who was airlifted to a hospital in Jammu in a helicopter. The latest ceasefire violation 23

2 October, 2017 9:29 AM Pakistan a country of cowards: Jammu and Kashmir CM Nirmal Singh

Srinagar: Angered with the repeated ceasefire violation incidents, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Nirmal Singh on Monday said Pakistan is a country of cowards. Hitting out at Pakistan, Singh said, "On one side they (Pakistan) show white flags and on the other hand target civilians." A 10-year-old boy and a girl were killed and five other civilians 62

24 September, 2017 3:35 AM PCI team visits Rajouri, scribes demand bulletproof jackets

Jammu: Journalists working in the border districts of Rajouri and Poonch in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, raised a demand for bulletproof jackets and helmets, besides an insurance cover, during an interaction with the members of a Press Council of India (PCI) sub-committee, an official spokesman said. The PCI sub-committee, headed by S N Sinha with Suman 48

2 September, 2017 3:55 AM Kashmir: Clashes in Kulgam after LeT terrorist, who plotted Lieutenant Ummer Fayaz's murder, is killed

A Lashkar terrorist has been killed in an encounter with the security forces in Kulgam district's Tantrypora this morning. Clashes have broken out in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district where a Lashkar terrorist was killed in an encounter with the security forces earlier today. The Lashkar commander, who was killed in Behibagh area of Tantrypora, has been identified 313

2 September, 2017 2:51 AM J&K: 1 terrorist killed in Kulgam, encounter underway

One terrorist has been killed in an encounter with security forces in Tantrypora area of Kulgam district in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, news agency ANI reported. New Delhi: One terrorist has been killed in an encounter with security forces in Tantrypora area of Kulgam district in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, news agency ANI reported. Earlier on Saturday 155

29 August, 2017 7:00 PM Defending Article 35A Not An 'Anti-National' Act: Omar Abdullah

Omar Abdullah accused the BJP of dividing the people on the basis region and religion to further its "anti-people agenda". Jammu: Extending his party's campaign for safeguarding Article 35A of the Constitution to the border district of Rajouri, National Conference (NC) working president Omar Abdullah on Tuesday said defending the provision cannot be an "anti-national" 76

29 August, 2017 12:27 PM Traders incur around Rs 50 cr loss as LoC trade remains suspended for 8th week

Jammu: Businessmen engaged in Cross-LoC Trade in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district have suffered a loss of around Rs 50 crore since its suspension, officials said on Tuesday. The suspension of the trade between India and Pakistan through the district today entered its eighth consecutive week, they said. The cross-LoC bus service, billed as the biggest 64

28 August, 2017 2:24 AM 5 Civilians Injured in Pakistan Firing at Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch

The Pakistani troops resorted to unprovoked and indiscriminate firing from light to heavy weapons for nearly 45 minutes, targeting forward posts and villages in the Shahpur sector around 6 pm. Jammu: Five civilians, including a woman and two minor boys, were injured in ceasefire violation by Pakistani troops along the Line of Control (LoC) in the Poonch 70