×
E-PAPER ▾

E-paper

TOP STORIES

Soldier, porter killed in Pakistan firing on LoC

| | Jammu
Soldier, porter killed in Pakistan firing on LoC
An Indian soldier and a civilian porter were killed on Thursday as Pakistani Army opened fire on Indian positions on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, police said.
 
Police sources said the soldier and porter, working for the army, were killed in the firing in Krishna Ghati sector of Poonch.
 
Pakistani Army resorted to unprovoked firing with mortars, automatics and small arms at Indian positions from 10.35 a.m., Defence Ministry sources said adding that Indian troops "retaliated strongly and effectively".
 
The LoC divides Jammu and Kashmir between India and Pakistan.
 
 
 
 
 

TOP STORIES

Sunday Edition

View All

I am with you, Pawar tells victims of social media trolls

15 Oct 2017 | IANS | Mumbai

Coming out in support of young victims of social media trolls, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) President Sharad Pawar on Saturday exhorted them to speak out against the wrong policies of the Government and oppose growing incidents of intolerance and fascism across India. In an unique initiative, Pawar met around 35 youngsters who have been threatened on social media and/or booked by police for speaking out their minds against the Government and...

Read More

STATE EDITIONS

View All

Sahitya Academy to tune in Diwali Pahat

18 Oct 2017 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Madhya Pradesh Marathi Sahitya Academy, along with Directorate of Culture, will organise musical event ‘Diwali Pahat’, to celebrate Diwali at Ganesh Temple on Wednesday at 6.30 am...

Read More

Page generated in 0.344 seconds.