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11 January, 2019 3:19 PM Army Major, Soldier Killed In IED Blast Near Line Of Control

An army major and a soldier were killed in an improvised explosive device blast along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district Friday, officials said. The IED was planted by suspected terrorists on a path along the Line of Control to target army soldiers patrolling the Line of Control in the Laam belt of Nowshera Sector, they said. The blast 161

25 December, 2018 11:19 AM Vajpayee's 25-ft tall statue to be installed in UP secretariat

A 25-feet high statue of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee will be installed in Lok Bhawan, the Uttar Pradesh government secretariat here, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said on Tuesday. Adityanath made the announcement at a ceremony held to celebrate Vajpayee's 94th birth anniversary. Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, also the local MP, and Uttar 148

14 December, 2018 5:13 PM Khashoggi Killer Said In Audio: Turkey President

Jamal Khashoggi's killing has caused global outrage and has damaged international standing of the Saudi crown prince. One of the killers of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was heard saying "I know how to cut" on the audio of the killing Turkey shared with U.S. and European officials, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday. Erdogan also slammed Riyadh 123

6 December, 2018 2:55 PM 1 soldier killed in ceasefire violation by Pakistan in J&K's Machil sector

At least one soldier was killed on Thursday in ceasefire violation by Pakistan in the Machil sector of Jammu and Kashmir. At least one soldier was killed on Thursday in ceasefire violation by Pakistan in the Machil sector of Jammu and Kashmir, quoted news agency PTI. "There was an unprovoked ceasefire violation by Pakistani troops in Macchil sector in Kupwara 79

28 November, 2018 10:44 AM You are not alone: Army to father of Kashmiri martyr Lance Naik Nazir Ahmad Wani, who quit terrorism to become a soldier

Lance Naik Nazir Ahmed Wani was martyred after being seriously injured in an encounter in South Kashmir's Shopian district. Indian Army's post saluting and consoling the father of martyred officer Lance Naik Nazir Ahmad Wani has touched the hearts of many on social media. The emotional post, shared on Twitter, shows another army man consoling Wani's 139

26 November, 2018 6:29 PM Army Soldier Injured In Sniper Attack In Jammu And Kashmir's Kupwara

An Indian Army soldier was critically injured in a cross-border sniper attack at Machil sector in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday. He was immediately rushed to the 92 Army Base Hospital in Srinagar for treatment. The soldier has reportedly incurred severe injuries. The attack on Indian Army from the Pakistan side comes in the backdrop 161

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 111

29 October, 2018 1:33 PM 5 BSF Soldiers Injured In Terrorist Attack In Srinagar

The five soldiers suffered bullet injuries and have been taken to the hospital. Five soldiers of the Border Security Force (BSF) were injured on Monday in a terrorist attack on the outskirts of Srinagar city, the police said. Terrorists fired at the BSF patrol vehicle in the Pantha Chowk area of the Jammu and Kashmir capital around 6:15 pm, resulting 91

29 October, 2018 10:51 AM Kashmir was peaceful under a Hindu ruler, we need to learn from history: Yogi Adityanath

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday triggered a fresh row by saying that Jammu and Kashmir was peaceful till it was governed by a Hindu ruler. Addressing the Sikh Samagam of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Adityanath said that those belonging to the Hindu community started witnessing a downfall after the Hindu rule was gone. “Jab tak Kashmir 111