Tag Archives: Indian Army
Srinagar: Footballer Turned Militant Surrenders, Says Army
A young Kashmiri footballer who joined the militants over a week ago has surrendered, Army sources said on Friday. But the Jammu and Kashmir Police insisted that Majid Khan had neither surrendered nor had he been caught yet. The Army sources said Majid Khan, 20, surrendered after walking into a R..
Full-Blown War With India Will Be Last Option: Chinese Expert
A full-blown conflict is the last thing China wants with India, a Chinese expert said on Wednesday, adding Beijing wants to see ties with India reach a "strategic high" akin to Sino-Russian relations. However, the strategist with China's leading think tank warned that Beijing would strongly defen..
Army Foils Infiltration Bid On LoC, Two Militants Killed
Two militants were killed on Sunday on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district as the Army foiled an infiltration bid, a defence official said. Defence Ministry spokesman Colonel Rajesh Kalia said: "The terrorists were killed in Uri sector after alert troops foiled the..
Pakistani Army Resorts To Firing On LoC
The Pakistani Army resorted to indiscriminate shelling and firing along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district on Friday. Using mortars, automatics and small arms they targeted Indian positions, including civilian facilities in Karmara area, police sources said. The ..
Indian, Pakistani Army Clash On LoC
The Pakistani Army on Thursday resorted to unprovoked firing at Indian positions on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district. It used mortars, automatics and small arms to target the Indian positions in Krishna Ghati sector, Defence Ministry sources said. "The firing st..
Jammu-Kashmir: JeM Commander, Hizbul Militant Killed
Security forces shot dead a Pakistani operational commander of the Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) and a Hizbul Mujahideen militant while guerrillas killed a soldier in separate incidents in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday. Separatist guerrillas gunned down Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO) Raj Kumar in Drung..
No Activity By Chinese Troops In Doklam Area: India
India on Friday said there are "no new developments" at the face-off site and its vicinity in Doklam along the India-China border and status quo continues, after reports that China is engaged in construction activity around 10 km away from the site. "We have seen recent press reports on Doklam. T..
India, Pakistan Exchange Fire Along LoC
The Pakistani Army resorted to heavy shelling and firing on Wednesday at three places on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, Defence Ministry sources said. Mortars, automatics and small arms were used to target Indian positions in Degwar, Talwan and Mandiyalan areas...
This Year There Will Be No Border Personnel Meeting Between India- China Army
The Chinese army did not invite Indian army for a ceremonial Border Personnel Meeting (BPM) to mark China's National Day this year, sources said. BPMs are held between India and China at five points - Daulat Beg Oldie in northern Ladakh, Kibithoo in Arunachal Pradesh, Chusul in Ladakh, Bum-La nea..
Army Live Streamed Surgical Strikes: Operation Incharge
The Indian Army commandos participating in last year's surgical strike on terrorists' launchpads in Pakistan-controlled Kashmir livestreamed the entire operation back to army headquarters in Udhampur and Delhi, the officer-in-charge of the operation has revealed. "Yes, we were getting the images ..