Pakistan Attacks

Heavy shelling by Pakistan in areas along LoC in Rajouri, Poonch; woman injured

Officials said Pakistan troops used heavy guns including Howitzer 105 mm to target civilian areas in Poonch.

published on : 1st March 2019

India-Pakistan standoff: IAF shows AMRAAM missile remains, says PAF F-16s targeted Indian military

An IAF official also said there have been many factually incorrect statements made by Pakistan since its aerial raid targeting Indian military installations Wednesday.

published on : 28th February 2019

Border standoff: PM Modi reviews post-Pakistan intrusion scenario with Defence Minister, Services chiefs

The Prime Minister learnt to have discussed the evolving situation at the meeting, also attended by National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval.

published on : 28th February 2019

Border standoff: Panic as people in Rajasthan villages say metal wreckage fell from sky

Administrative officials said they have informed security agencies to investigate the matter, while defence spokesperson said the incidents in Poshal and Ratasar villages were yet to be ascertained.

published on : 27th February 2019

Pakistan resorts to ceasefire violation on sixth consecutive day, fires mortars in Poonch

The Indian Army destroyed five Pakistani posts along the Line of Control in J&K on Tuesday night in a befitting retaliation to firing from across the border.

published on : 27th February 2019

Opposition cries ‘politics’ on soldiers, BJP dismisses charge

While leaders of 21 parties were present, the Samajwadi Party did not attend the meeting. National Conference leader Omar Abdullah also skipped it.

published on : 27th February 2019

Opposition joint statement good news for Pakistan: Union minister Prakash Javadekar

The Union Minister also said the joint statement was being used by Pakistani media to project that the Indian polity was not united in its fight against terror.

published on : 27th February 2019

Hope saner counsels shall prevail between leadership of India, Pakistan: Manmohan Singh on border standoff 

Singh said this at a function at Teen Murti Bhavan where he was presented with the first 'P V Narasimha Rao National leadership and lifetime achievement award' by former president Pranab Mukherjee.

published on : 27th February 2019

Airlines reroute flights as Pakistan closes its airspace on wake of border standoff with India

Pakistan Wednesday closed its airspace for commercial flights and suspended flight operations across major airports, including in Islamabad, Lahore and Karachi, for an indefinite period.

published on : 27th February 2019

Operations at nine airports across North India have resumed as of now: DGCA

Earlier on Wednesday, AAI issued a NOTAM , saying flight operations at the airports in Srinagar, Jammu, Leh, Pathankot, Amritsar, Shimla, Kangra, Kullu Manali and Pithoragarh will remain shut.

published on : 27th February 2019

Avoid escalation, focus on getting Wing Commander Abhinandan back, advise former IAF brass

The Indian government has acknowledged that Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman has been captured by the Pakistani forces and said that it expects his immediate and safe return.

published on : 27th February 2019

Border standoff: UK calls on India, Pakistan to show restraint, asks for de-escalation

Tensions between India and Pakistan rose Wednesday after Pakistan claimed it shot down two Indian fighter jets over Pakistani air space and arrested a pilot.

published on : 27th February 2019

Pakistan summons Indian diplomat over 'ceasefire violations'

The firing on February 26 in Nikial and Khuiratta sectors resulted in the killing of four civilians, including three women.

published on : 27th February 2019

Two IAF jets shot down, claims Pakistan, India refutes

'PAF shot down two Indian aircrafts inside Pakistani airspace,' tweeted military spokesman Major General Asif Ghafoor

published on : 27th February 2019