Free Press Journal
  • Can’t say if Ramzan ceasefire along LoC was a success or failure: Lt Gen (retd) Hooda

    Chandigarh: Lieutenant General (retd) DS Hooda on Friday said that it was not possible to comment on whether the Ramzan ceasefire along the Line of Control was an absolute success or failure. He said, “We can’t say if the ceasefire is success or failure in black or white terms. There were major challenges. Militants haven’t agreed to the ceasefire, attacks on security forces haven’t gone down. Pakistan’s carrying out infiltration and ceasefire violations

  • Jammu & Kashmir: Pakistan violates ceasefire in Samba, Hiranagar sectors

    Srinagar (Jammu & Kashmir): Pakistan on Thursday violated ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Samba and Hiranagar sectors of Jammu and Kashmir. The firing from the Pakistan side started late at night on May 16. The Border Security Forces (BSF) are strongly retaliating to the firing.

  • 351 ceasefire violations by Pakistan since January 1

    New Delhi: Pakistan has violated the ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir as many as 351 times since January 1 this year, the government said on Monday. Of these, 209 cases occurred in January while 142 instances were noted since February 21, Minister of State for Defence Subhash Bhamre told the Rajya Sabha in a written reply.

  • Militants waiting at launch pads across LoC, says Army

    Srinagar : A large number of terrorists are waiting at launching pads across the Line of Control (LoC) to crossover into Indian territory in Kashmir and ceasefire violations by Pakistan are also an attempt to push infiltrators according to inputs received by security forces, a top Army commander said here on Monday.

  • Pak takes defence attaches of 6 nations on LoC tour

    Islamabad : Pakistan on Friday said it had arranged a visit of defence attaches of six countries, including from four permanent members of the UN, to the Line of Control to brief them about “Indian atrocities”.

  • Jaish ultras attack Army camp, kill 2

    Terrorists entered family accommodation complex; Ops to continue till ‘all terrorists apprehended or killed’ .

  • Before 23rd birthday, Captain Kapil Kundu, a martyred son sent home in coffin

    CHANDIGARH: Twenty-two-year-old Captain Kapil Kundu, who was killed in Pakistani shelling along the LoC, was to visit home on his birthday. A resident of Ransika village near Pataudi in Haryana’s Gururgram district, he would have turned 23 on February 10.

  • Pak summons Indian envoy over ‘unprovoked firing’

    Islamabad :  Pakistan on Monday summoned India’s Deputy High Commissioner J P Singh here to condemn the alleged “unprovoked firing” by Indian troops across the Line of Control which resulted in the death of two people.

  • Jammu and Kashmir: Schools in Rajouri to remain closed till January 28

    Rajouri (Jammu and Kashmir): All government and private schools, located within 5 km range of the Line of Control (LoC) in Rajouri will remain closed till January 28. This decision has been taken by the concerned authorities due to prevailing tension along the LoC.

  • Jammu & Kashmir: One civilian killed in ceasefire violation in RS Pura

    Srinagar: One civilian was killed and a Border Security Force (BSF) paramilitary soldier was injured during a ceasefire violation from across the border in Jammu and Kashmir’s R S Pura Sector on Saturday. Earlier, the Pakistan Rangers again resorted to unprovoked firing along the Line of Control (LoC) in the R S Pura and Akhnoor Sectors.

  • Tension grips among people living close to Jammu and Kashmir’s border

    Jammu: Tension gripped people living close to the international border and the Line of Control (LoC) on Saturday in the Jammu region as authorities ordered closure of schools there. “All schools within five km radius of the LoC and the international border shall remain closed for three days,” officials of the provincial administration said here.  Four persons including two troopers and two civilians were killed on Friday in widespread ceasefire violation by Pakistan