Articles about Poonch district

J&K Poonch encounter: 3 locals detained; operation enters day 7

18 Oct 2021

India
J&K Poonch encounter: 3 locals detained; operation enters day 7

The Jammu and Kashmir Police detained three locals on Sunday at Bhatta Durian in Poonch on the suspicion that they had provided logistical support to the terrorists involved in the latest Poonch encounter.

J&K Poonch encounter: Army death toll reaches 9; operation continues

17 Oct 2021

India
J&K Poonch encounter: Army death toll reaches 9; operation continues

The Indian Army death toll in the ongoing search operation in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district has now reached nine as the bodies of two more soldiers were recovered on Saturday.

J&K: Two Army jawans martyred in counter-terrorism operation in Poonch

15 Oct 2021

India
J&K: Two Army jawans martyred in counter-terrorism operation in Poonch

Two Indian Army jawans including a JCO died in a gun battle with terrorists in the Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir.

21 killed in 2,050 ceasefire-violations by Pakistan in 2019: MEA

15 Sep 2019

India
21 killed in 2,050 ceasefire-violations by Pakistan in 2019: MEA

The Pakistani Army resorted to more than 2,050 cases of unprovoked ceasefire violations at the Line of Control (LoC) this year, in which 21 Indian civilians lost their lives, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said on Sunday.

Candidates who beat all odds to crack UPSC CSE 2018

25 Apr 2019

India
Candidates who beat all odds to crack UPSC CSE 2018

The Civil Services Examination (CSE) conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) every year is one of the most challenging competitive exams.

J&K: Pakistani-troops fire along LoC in Poonch; army personnel killed

24 Mar 2019

India
J&K: Pakistani-troops fire along LoC in Poonch; army personnel killed

An Army personnel was killed in firing by the Pakistani troops today along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, officials said.

J&K: Two Pakistani Air Force jets go supersonic near LoC

13 Mar 2019

India
J&K: Two Pakistani Air Force jets go supersonic near LoC

Amid the ongoing tensions between India and Pakistan, the Indian air defense radars have reportedly detected two fighter jets of the Pakistan Air Force go supersonic only 10 km from the Line of Control (LoC).

Poonch: Pakistani troops violate ceasefire, target Army posts and villages

10 Mar 2019

India
Poonch: Pakistani troops violate ceasefire, target Army posts and villages

Pakistani troops today resorted to unprovoked ceasefire violations targeting forward posts and villages at four places along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, officials said.