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Centre to examine problems of people living near int'l border, LoC in J&K

Special secretary in the home ministry Rina Mitra will head the team which will look into the problems faced by the people.

07 Oct 2017 1:06 PM

Sitharaman meets J&K CM, Guv, to review security during 2-day visit

During her visit to the LoC, Sitharaman was briefed about the 'robust counter-infiltration posture' adopted along the de facto border.

29 Sep 2017 8:26 PM

Sitharaman on 2-day visit to J&K to review security at borders

It is Nirmala Sitharaman's maiden visit at the sensitive border state after assuming charge as the defence minister in September.

29 Sep 2017 5:10 PM

J&K: Pakistan violates ceasefire, targets forward posts in Poonch

Pak army initiated unprovoked and indiscriminate firing of small arms, automatic and mortars in Poonch and Bhimbher Gali sectors along LoC.

27 Sep 2017 10:09 AM

Four injured in fresh Pak firing in J&K

The BSF, the officials said, retaliated “strongly and effectively” to the Pakistani firing.

22 Sep 2017 10:09 PM


1 BSF jawan killed as Pak rangers violate ceasefire on J&K Intn'l Border

The officials said the Pakistan Rangers violated the ceasefire agreement for the third consecutive day.

15 Sep 2017 5:27 PM

India summons Pak official over death of soldier in ceasefire violation

Pak forces have carried out 301 incidents of unprovoked ceasefire violations along the LoC in 2017, an MEA release said.

10 Aug 2017 9:07 AM

New MHA plan: States will help manage borders

The MHA sources said most of the border states had welcomed this initiative by the home ministry, as they will now have a greater say in this matter.

19 Jun 2017 1:07 AM

A time when India, Pak set aside hostility

Fest brings devotees from both sides of border on 4th Thursday of June every year.

10 Jun 2017 2:10 AM

Find and hit terrorists, Arun Jaitley tells LoC forces

A defence spokesman while confirming it said that Jaitley is in Srinagar “to review the overall security situation in the Valley”.

17 May 2017 10:44 PM


J&K: BSF foils infiltration bid, terrorist gunned down in Rajouri

Earlier in February, a 20-metre tunnel dug from Pakistan to help terrorists infiltrate into India was found by the BSF.

21 Feb 2017 9:15 AM

BSF finds 2.5 feet-deep tunnel on border

Local commander of border force likely to discuss issue with Pakistan Rangers.

15 Feb 2017 2:03 AM

BSF shoots dead Pakistani intruder along IB in Pathankot's Bamiyal

Officials said the BSF observation post detected suspicious movements of an intruder around 8:15 am at about 50 metres from the IB fence.

07 Feb 2017 12:28 PM

Pak targets BSF post, first truce breach in 2017

BSF officials said that the violation was apparently an attempt to help a group of militants cross over to the Indian side.

03 Feb 2017 2:24 AM

Border fencing irks Myanmar Nagas

The forum urged both government of India and Myanmar to divert investment on border fencing.

30 Jan 2017 6:45 AM


BSF arrests Pakistani national in J&K RS Pura

The suspect is being interrogated by the officials.

24 Jan 2017 7:18 PM

Nagrota attack: Terrorists planned to 'blow up trains'

The BSF said that the three militants might have crawled through an 80-metre-long tunnel under farmlands to cross the International Border.

01 Dec 2016 1:17 AM

BSF foils infiltration, kills three terrorists in Samba district of Jammu

BSF sources said that an improvised explosive device went off when the jawans were removing the corpse of one of the militants.

30 Nov 2016 1:09 AM

Pakistan Army claims it shot down Indian drone

Two Army and BSF jawans and a woman resident were injured when the Pakistani troops targeted Indian forward posts.

20 Nov 2016 2:24 AM