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Omar asks Delhi to get tough with Pakistan
The Hindu, 22 October 2013
Ahead of Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde’s visit to Jammu — even as intense shelling by Pakistan on Sunday night spread panic among residents of several villages along the Line of Control and forced several families to flee to safer...

Pakistan violates ceasefire again
The Hindu, 21 October 2013
In an escalation of ceasefire violations, Pakistani troops opened fire on six forward posts of the Border Security Force along the international border in Jammu district on Sunday night. The unprovoked firing, with mortar shells, in the R.S. Pura sector...

India won’t accept any mediation on Kashmir
Daily Times, 21 October 2013
India has said that it will not accept any intervention in the dispute with Pakistan on the issue of Jammu and Kashmir (AJK).  Talking to NDTV on Sunday, Indian Minister for External Affairs Salman Khurshid said that it must be clear to the...

14 Indian posts attacked in Jammu, 2 BSF men injured
Rising Kashmir, 20 October 2013
Jammu, Oct 19: Pakistani troops allegedly fired on 14 forward Indian posts in Jammu province with mortar shells overnight, injuring two BSF men. “There was firing and shelling of mortar bombs on 14 forward posts in RS Pura, Pargwal, Samba, Hiranagar...

Shinde to visit LoC to assess situation
Rising Kashmir, 20 October 2013
Srinagar, Oct 19: Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde will visit Line of Control (LoC) to assess situation on the frontier during his two-day visit to the State starting on October 22. He will also chair unified command meet to review the security situation....

Militants fire at ROP; jawan injured
Daily Excelsior, 20 October 2013
Srinagar, Oct 19: Army has launched a massive operation in Handwara in the frontier district of Kupwara after an Army patrol was attacked by militants early in the morning in which one Army jawan was injured. Sources said that militants fired at...

Pakistan says civilian killed by Indian firing near Sialkot
Dawn, 19 October 2013
Pakistan accused Indian troops of killing a civilian and wounding two others in “unprovoked firing” across the border Saturday as New Delhi voiced “grave concern” about the new military flare-up in disputed Kashmir. In Islamabad,...

Pakistan violates ceasefire again
The Hindu, 18 October 2013
Pakistan Rangers on Thursday resorted to unprovoked firing on forward Indian border out posts during suspected movement of some persons along the Indo-Pak border in Jammu district, prompting retaliation from BSF troops. This is the eight ceasefire violation...

Pak targets 7 Indian posts, 2 BSF jawans injured
Hindu, 18 October 2013
Two BSF jawans were on Friday injured when Pakistani troops opened fire at seven border out posts and civilian areas along the International Border in Jammu and Samba districts.Violating the ceasefire five times in the past 24 hours, the Pakistani rangers...

Pakistan targets Indian posts again
The Hindu, 17 October 2013
Pakistan’s army fired at Indian forward posts along the Line of Control in two sectors of Poonch and Samba districts of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday, in fresh incidents of ceasefire violation. The latest violations — the tenth and eleventh...

Jawan killed in Pakistan firing
The Hindu, 16 October 2013
An Army jawan was killed on Tuesday night when Pakistani troops opened fire at Indian forward posts in Balakote sub-sector along the Line of Control in Poonch district in what is stated to be the second ceasefire violation of the day and the eighth in...

Pakistan targets Indian posts along Poonch
The Hindu, 16 October 2013
In the seventh ceasefire violation in less than a week, Pakistani troops on Tuesday opened fire on forward areas along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district, prompting Indian troops to retaliate. Pakistani Army resorted to shelling of mortars...

Pak targets Indian post along Uri; 9th ceasefire violation
Hindu, 16 October 2013
Pakistan Army indulged in “unprovoked” shelling along the Line of Control (LoC) in Uri Sector of Jammu and Kashmir in the ninth ceasefire violation in less than a week.The Pakistani troops started firing shells towards the Indian Territory...

‘India, Pakistan to scale down tension along border’
The Hindu, 15 October 2013
Despite the recent increase in firing incidents along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir, Deputy National Security Advisor Nehchal Sandhu on Monday said India and Pakistan wanted to scale down tension along the border. The issue of cross-border...

Missing Kashmiris linked to al-Qaeda drone project
The Hindu, 15 October 2013
The Islamabad police have said that Irtiyaz and Dr. Mujahid Gilani, who escaped during a raid last month on their home on the outskirts of the city, are linked to al-Qaeda. A cousin of theirs, teenaged Shoaib Andrabi, is in judicial custody till October...

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