International Border

After turning heat on LoC, Pakistani troops focus on International Border

Sources said, Pakistan is violating the border ceasefire in an attempt to facilitate infiltration of militants into Jammu and Kashmir.

published on : 20th September 2019

'Step against territorial sovereignty​': China opposes Indian decision to make Ladakh Union Territory

China has always objected to the Indian side drawing China's territory in the western section of the China-India border into India's administrative jurisdiction

published on : 6th August 2019

Two strategically important bridges near International Border inaugurated

The bridges have been built under Project Sampark, braving Pakistani shelling and weather vagaries during the monsoon season.

published on : 20th July 2019

Anti-tank mine detected along International Border in Jammu and Kashmir's Samba

The anti-tank mine was noticed by some villagers alongside the bank of Basantar river in the Sapwal area Friday, a police official said.

published on : 29th June 2019

Pakistan skips Chamliyal mela second year in a row

The Chamliyal shrine is revered by people of all faiths on both sides of the border. The Pakistan Rangers and civil officials used to participate in the fair.

published on : 29th June 2019

Shah moves Bill to give education, job quota to those near Jammu and Kashmir border

The Home Minister said that residents in the border areas have to move to safer places due to repeated tensions and this impacted their studies.

published on : 28th June 2019

BSF reaches out to villagers to strengthen security in J&K's Samba district 

The force authorities held scores of meeting with people living along the International Border in the district on Saturday.

published on : 1st June 2019

Pakistani drone attempting to cross International Border returns after BSF tries to engage it

The drone tried to enter Indian territory at around 5 a.m. at Hindumalkot border near Sriganganagar, a BSF official said.

published on : 9th March 2019

Draft amendments in JKR Act-2014 okayed, to facilitate reservation for people living along IB

As per the existing reservation rules, three per cent reservation is admissible to people residing along the LoC in direct recruitment.

published on : 22nd February 2019

India, Pakistan exchange bullets on international border, infiltration bid foiled

Earlier on Sunday, BSF troops had foiled a similar bid in Ramgarh sector of Samba amid cross-border firing.

published on : 8th January 2019

Pakistani intruder neutralised along International Border in J-K's Kathua

BSF troops, guarding the IB in Hiranagar sector, observed a man intruding into Indian territory around 0700 hours and challenged him, an official said.

published on : 22nd July 2018

Hours after flag meeting Pakistan violates ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir

On Monday, a sector commanders level flag meeting was held in Suchetgarh between the BSF and Pakistan Rangers for two hours.

published on : 5th June 2018

Jammu & Kashmir: Schools along International Border shut due to Pakistan shelling

The officials said that the situation was very tense as the firing and shelling by Pakistan has been going on intermittently from across the border.

published on : 21st May 2018

Pakistan violates ceasefire in Jammu, Samba

The BSF has lost two of its jawans in the latest round of unprovoked firing along the IB in Jammu region since May 15.

published on : 21st May 2018

Jammu and Kashmir: BSF kills intruder along International Border, destroys two Pakistan posts

The Border Security Force troops today foiled an infiltration bid and killed an intruder along the International Border in Jammu district.

published on : 4th January 2018