Indo-Pak DGMOs talk after punitive fire assault by Indian army
In the aftermath of Indian army's "punitive fire assaults", DGMOs of India and Pakistan spoke today at the latter's request for an "unscheduled hotline interaction" during which the "unethical" act of mutilation of bodies of Indian soldiers by "terrorists" was raised.
Pakistan shelling forced BSF jawans to skip Diwali
Non-stop shelling by Pakistan Rangers kept the BSF personnel busy fighting along the 198-k...
High alert over possible attacks by Pakistan-based terror groups
States touching the border with Pakistan -- Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Rajas...
7 terror launch pads targeted in surgical strike
The sources said the operation began at around mid-night last night and ended at around 4:30 AM this morning.
Uri Response - How Delhi built its case with Islamabad's friends days before surgical strikes
The government laid out the ground in the preceding days, briefing key countries, including the P-5 nations, about the spike in infiltration and mounting evidence gathered by India including captured terrorists.
Border villagers in J&K, Punjab asked to shift to safter places
All people living within 7 to 8 kms of the border have been asked to move to safer areas and schools in 10 kms area to be closed down till further notice.
Surgical strikes an operational necessity: Defence experts
Former top guns of the military lauded the bravery and calibrated approach of the Indian security forces as also the government for allowing the military to carry out the task.
PM Modi monitored surgical strike, wanted to turn off infiltration tap
Sources said the surgical strike was an attack on terrorists and whom Pakistan terms as "non-state actors", and "not on the Pakistan state.
Pakistan rubbishes India's claim of surgical strikes, says it was cross-border fire
“The notion of surgical strike linked to alleged terrorists bases is an illusion being deliberately generated by Indian to create false effects."
May not be wise to release proof of surgical strikes, feels Modi government
Government sources said the release of evidence in the shape of video footage, photographs and infrared images would compromise operational details.
‘US not convinced by India’s Uri terror attack evidence against Pakistan’
The US is believed to have been quietly pushing New Delhi to take the military option off the table, reports Pakistani media.
Past precedents not binding on India while responding to Pakistani terror, Modi government tells world
Many countries often pull out details of past LoC incidents to make the point that India’s pattern of response has usually not been escalatory.
Pakistan PM consults army chief on Uri terror attack and Kashmir ahead of UNGA address
Sharif had a plan to forcefully highlight the Kashmir violence, but the scenario changed after Uri terrorist attack which spotlighted the issue of cross-border militancy.
Surgical strikes in PoK open up several valid options to keep Pakistan in check
As a 'surgical strike', it was a calculated manoeuvre to deliver maximum damage to the adversary. But this was no covert action.
Kashmir issue to dominate Nawaz Sharif's UNGA address tomorrow
The General Debate of the UN General Assembly opens today, with US President Barack Obama making his final appearance as Commander-in-Chief of the USA.
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