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Retired Colonel faces inquiry after jawans film him having sex

11 Feb 2020

Retired Colonel faces inquiry after jawans film him having sex

A retired Colonel of the Indian Army faces an inquiry after two soldiers filed a complaint against him for having sex in his office while serving.

19 years later, Kargil martyr's son proudly joins father's battalion

11 Jun 2018

19 years later, Kargil martyr's son proudly joins father's battalion

On June 12, 1999, Lance Naik Bachan Singh gave his life fighting against Pakistan at Tololing in Kargil.

Kashmiri youths should unite against Lt. Fayaz's murder: Army Chief

15 May 2017

Kashmiri youths should unite against Lt. Fayaz's murder: Army Chief

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat called on Kashmiri youths to unite against the killing of 22-year-old Lieutenant Ummer Fayaz, hailing from the Valley, who was abducted while on leave from a wedding and shot dead.

Terrorists involved in army officer Ummer Fayaz's killing, identified

12 May 2017

Terrorists involved in army officer Ummer Fayaz's killing, identified

Defence sources on Thursday said 6 Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists were involved in the kidnapping and murder of 22-year-old Lieutenant Ummer Fayaz from Kashmir.

J&K- Slain officer was on leave to attend cousin's wedding

11 May 2017

J&K- Slain officer was on leave to attend cousin's wedding

Lt. Ummer Fayaz from Kulgam was on leave for his cousin's wedding. At 10pm, terrorists barged into the ceremony and dragged the 22-year-old away.

J&K- Bullet-ridden body of army officer found

10 May 2017

J&K- Bullet-ridden body of army officer found

The bullet-ridden body of an army officer from Jammu and Kashmir was recovered from Shopian district of South Kashmir.

Multiple ceasefire violations by Pak, civilian killed

01 Nov 2016

Multiple ceasefire violations by Pak, civilian killed

The ongoing series of ceasefire violations in Pakistan has killed yet another Indian civilian, while injuring 3 others in Jammu, Samba and Rajouri.

BSF jawan killed as ceasefire violations continue

30 Oct 2016

BSF jawan killed as ceasefire violations continue

As ceasefire violations across the Indo-Pak LoC and the international border intensified, a BSF jawan was killed and another was injured by Pakistani troops.

Pakistan violates ceasefire in Kathua, Kupwara

29 Oct 2016

Pakistan violates ceasefire in Kathua, Kupwara

Pakistan resorted to mortar shelling Indian positions at Kathua and Kupwara, and the BSF retaliated in equal measure.

Ceasefire violations continue, JeM terrorists arrested in Kashmir

28 Oct 2016

Ceasefire violations continue, JeM terrorists arrested in Kashmir

Pakistan continued their spree of ceasefire violations in Jammu and Kashmir, targeting over 24 BSF posts along the international border.

BSF soldier killed by Pak in RS Pura

27 Oct 2016

BSF soldier killed by Pak in RS Pura

A BSF soldier was killed by Pakistani firing along the international border in Jammu's RS Pura district.

2-3 Pak soldiers killed in retaliatory fire: Army

26 Oct 2016

2-3 Pak soldiers killed in retaliatory fire: Army

The army has stated that 2-3 Pakistani soldiers were killed in retaliatory fire, during the ceasefire violation in Rajouri district.

BSF Jawan, child killed, 9 civilians injured by Pak fire

25 Oct 2016

BSF Jawan, child killed, 9 civilians injured by Pak fire

A BSF Jawan and a 9 year old child were killed in the latest ceasefire violation by Pakistan along the Jammu border; 9 civilians were also injured in the fire-fight.

7 Pakistani Rangers killed by BSF in J&K

22 Oct 2016

7 Pakistani Rangers killed by BSF in J&K

7 Pakistani Rangers personnel were killed in retaliatory firing, after a sniper firing by the Pakistani forces at Hiranagar in Kathua district.

One soldier killed by Pak, terrorists steal rifles

17 Oct 2016

One soldier killed by Pak, terrorists steal rifles

An Indian soldier was martyred at a forward post in Rajouri along the LoC by a Pakistani sniper.

Pak violates ceasefire in Nowshera

16 Oct 2016

Pak violates ceasefire in Nowshera

Pakistan has violated the ceasefire along the LoC in Nowshera district in Jammu.

J&K cop caught passing sensitive info to Pak

14 Oct 2016

J&K cop caught passing sensitive info to Pak

A Jammu and Kashmir police officer has been taken into custody after he was caught passing information on troop movements and formations in the state.

Pak violates ceasefire again in Jammu, Rajouri districts

04 Oct 2016

Pak violates ceasefire again in Jammu, Rajouri districts

In the 6th ceasefire violation in the last 24 hours, Pakistani troops resorted to firing on Indian positions in Pallanwala sector, Jammu and Nowshera sector Rajouri.