• pakistan rangers target indian posts in jammu

    Pakistan Rangers target Indian posts in Jammu

    India | January 13, 2015 8:57 IST

    Jammu: Pakistan Rangers overnight resorted to unprovoked targeting of the Border Security Force (BSF) posts on the international border in Jammu and Kashmir, police said Tuesday."Pakistan Rangers used mortars and automatic weapons to target three

  • teenager killed in grenade blast in rajouri

    Teenager killed in grenade blast in Rajouri

    India | January 10, 2015 12:40 IST

    Jammu: A teenager was killed when a hand grenade which he had found in a field exploded in Rajouri district of Jammu region, police said today.  18-year-old Mohmmad Manzoor was grazing cattle in Thanamang forest

  • voters queue up in jammu

    Voters queue up in Jammu

    India | December 02, 2014 10:10 IST

    Jammu/Srinagar: Voters lined up at polling stations across the Jammu region in the second of the five-phase elections in Jammu and Kashmir Tuesday.However, intense morning fog and winter chill prevented them to come out in

  • nc ministers discriminated with jammu region ex congress

    NC ministers discriminated with Jammu region: Ex-Congress minister

    Politics | October 26, 2014 20:09 IST

    Jammu: A day after putting in his papers as minister in Jammu and Kashmir government, senior Congress leader Sham Lal Sharma today called for a Hindu Chief Minister in the state while attacking some of

  • guns remain silent on border

    Guns remain silent on border

    India | October 11, 2014 12:37 IST

    Jammu: An uneasy calm today prevailed along the 192-km long International Border in Jammu region as there has been no ceasefire violation by Pakistani troops since Thursday night.Eight persons have been killed and nearly 90

  • army chief reviews security situation in jammu region

    Army chief reviews security situation in Jammu region

    India | April 13, 2014 8:23 IST

    Jammu: Indian army chief, Gen. Bikram Singh, on  Saturday visited the headquarters of a division here to review the security situation and interact with local field commanders, a defence spokesman said.'Chief of Army Staff, Gen.

  • iaf rescues 72 trapped people in jammu region

    IAF rescues 72 trapped people in Jammu region

    India | January 05, 2014 8:15 IST

    Jammu: The Indian Air Force has rescued 72 people trapped in heavy snow in the hilly Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir, a defence spokesman said Saturday.The rescue was conducted by a helicopter of the

  • indian pak troops exchange fire across loc in jammu region

    Indian, Pak troops exchange fire across LoC in Jammu region

    India | October 19, 2013 8:04 IST

    Jammu: Two Border Security Force jawans were injured when Pakistani troops fired at Indian positions in Nikkowali under R S Pura sector on Friday night. Firing and shelling from the Pakistani side began at 6:30

  • curfew relaxed in several districts jammu region peaceful

    Curfew relaxed in several districts, Jammu region peaceful

    India | August 15, 2013 7:34 IST

    Kishtwar: Curfew remained in force in Kishtwar, which witnessed communal strife recently, for the sixth consecutive day yesterday while it was relaxed in seven other districts of Jammu region for varying periods.No untoward incident was