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June 26, 2018 12:00 AM Minor Pakistani boy crosses over to IHK

ISLAMABAD: A minor boy from AJK was apprehended by Indian army after he inadvertently crossed over to the Indian side along the LoC in Held Kashmir’s Degwar area in Poonch district, Geo News reported. The boy has been identified as Abdullah. Sources said the army after preliminary questioning handed him over to police. The latter said he appears to have crossed

June 19, 2018 12:00 AM Gen Bajwa spends Eid with troops at LoC

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa spent Eid day with troops along the Line of Control, according to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR). The army chief, accompanied by Commander Rawalpindi Corps, offered Eid prayers. He prayed for Pakistan’s peace and prosperity. Talking to the troops, General Bajwa lauded their 11

June 16, 2018 6:28 PM Army Chief Gen. Bajwa spends Eid day with troops along LoC

Rawalpindi: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa spent Eid day with troops along Line of Control. According to Inter Services Public Relations, the Army Chief offered Eid prayer and prayed for peace and prosperity of Pakistan. Talking to troops, General Bajwa lauded their commitment, high morale and devotion for defence of the motherland 4

May 29, 2018 6:32 PM Pakistan, India DGMOs agree to fully implement 2003 ceasefire agreement

RAWALPINDI: Pakistan’s director general of military operation established a hotline contact with his Indian counterpart on Tuesday and discussed border situation along the Line of Control (LoC). A special hotline contact was established between military officiers of Pakistan and India,” ISPR reported. “Both DGs MO reviewed the prevailing situation along 3

May 3, 2018 12:00 AM India using chemical arms against Kashmiris in IHK: AJK PM

ISLAMABAD: Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider Khan Wednesday accused India of using chemical weapons in Indian Held Kashmir (IHK). He maintained, “There is evidence that Indian forces deployed in Kashmir had been using weapons that contain chemical agents in Kashmir.” This he revealed during his visit to the office of All Parties 8

April 29, 2018 2:23 PM Indian citizen returns home after spending year in captivity in Pakistan

A 23-year-old Indian national, Dalwinder Singh, who had crossed into Pakistan at Kasur's Ballanwala village on March 6, 2017, was handed over to Indian Border Security Forces (BSF) on Sunday, read a statement issued by the military's media wing. Singh was handed over to the BSF by Punjab Rangers at the Wagah checkpost "after following due legal process 8

April 21, 2018 12:00 AM Indian troops resort to fire across LoC

MUZAFFARABAD: A 55-year-old man was injured when Indian troops resorted to fire across the Line of Control (LoC) in Battal Sector in Poonch district of Azad Kashmir on Friday.The person, Noor Hameed was digging grave for a minor girl, who died of injuries due to Indian firing two days earlier, when he came under firing. The local administration said Noor Hameed 7

April 20, 2018 1:58 AM Girl injured in Indian firing dies in AJK

MUZAFFARABAD: A teenage girl succumbed to her wounds on Thursday, a day after suffering an injury in Indian firing from across the Line of Control (LoC) in Azad Jammu and Kashmir. Raja Tahir Mumtaz, Deputy Commissioner of Poonch, told Dawn that Aamna Miskeen, 15, was injured in her home some 200 feet from the LoC in Battal sector of tehsil Hajira on Wednesday 8

April 15, 2018 12:00 AM Indian forces unprovoked firing continues at LoC

KHUIRATTA: The Indian Border Security Forces continued unprovoked firing at Line of Control (LoC) and at least 14 civilians including women have been injured in last four days. According to details the Indian forces on Saturday targeted the civilian population in villages Sairi, Chitar, Jogpal, Khanpur, Lenthi and Taen along LoC at Khuiratta Sector 7

March 5, 2018 12:00 AM Indo-Pak Conflict Monitor has one Pak representative in advisory board

ISLAMABAD: Lieutenant General (R) Waheed Arshad, a retired three-star general in the Pakistan Army who served as the Chief of General Staff (CGS) at the General Headquarters, the most coveted posting in the Army, is the only Pakistani in the advisory board of the recently set up Indo-Pak Conflict Monitor (IPCM), based in India. Waheed Arshad was commissioned 11