Tag Archives: LoC

Air Marshal R Nambiar: ‘We Were Very Innovative in Kargil War, We Fought With What We Had’

Air Marshal R Nambiar is the AOC-in-C of Western Command, and was the first fighter pilot in IAF to hit the Pakistani infiltrators at Tiger Hill during the Kargil War with a precision-guided bomb. A test-pilot, who flew the Mirage 2000, dropped five of the

One Strike or Two Will Not Change Pakistan: Lt Gen DS Hooda

Lt Gen DS Hooda (retd) under whose charge the Indian Army conducted surgical strikes in September 2016, on Sunday said Pakistan’s behaviour will not change with one surgical strike or an airstrike. He predicted a challenge India faces with the rise of China and suggested

Pakistan WARNS India’s Arms Deals, Including S-400, Can Encourage Misadventure

Expressing his apprehension about the arms purchase by India, Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mohammed Qureshi has called on global powers to be “mindful” of their responsibility in terms of arms supplies to the region. “The introduction of new destabilising weapon systems, such as the S-400

Amidst Fear of Indian Army, 4 Terror Camps Reportedly Shut Down In PoK

As the tension skirmishes between India and Pakistani forces at the border, an alert has been reportedly issued by the terror outfits to shut down their camps in the Pakistan occupied Kashmir region, as they fear another strike by the Indian Army. As per the

Indian Army Eliminates 12 Pak Soldiers, MI-17 Choppers Ferry Bodies To Rawalpindi

In a major victory for the forces, the Indian Army gunned down 12 Pakistan Army soldiers, including two officers on Thursday in retaliation of continued ceasefire violation by the neighbouring forces along the Line of Control (LoC). Sources have told twelve coffins were seen at

Why is Pakistan Being Secretive About JF-17’s Recent ‘Smart Weapon’ Test?

Media outlets across Pakistan on Tuesday reported the country’s air force had successfully test-fired an indigenously-built ‘smart weapon’ from a JF-17 fighter. Some Pakistani media outlets referred to the system as a ‘missile’ and others as a “extended-range smart weapon”. Several outlets also carried footage

FAKE ALERT: Old Wreckage From Arizona Being Shared as Indian Spy Drone Shot Down By Pakistan

Tariq Naqash, a Pakistani Journalist affiliated to media house Dawn, shared an image of a drone wreckage on Twitter. He claimed it to be an Indian spy drone shot down by Pakistan Army. Quoting locals, the Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) based journalist claimed that the

Pakistan Claims To Have Destroyed Second ‘Indian Spy Quadcopter’ Along LoC

The Pakistan Army on Wednesday claimed to have shot down a second “Indian spy quadcopter” flying over the Pakistani side of the Line of Control.  Major General Asif Ghafoor, the director general of the Inter-Services Public Relations- the Pakistan Army’s media wing, said “Pakistan Army troops shot down another

5 Terrorists Killed In Jammu And Kashmir’s Machil Sector, Major Infiltration Bid Foiled

SRINAGAR: A major infiltration bid was prevented in Jammu and Kashmir’s Machil Sector on Monday evening when five infiltrators who were trying to cross the Line of Control were killed by security forces. Also Read, IAF Officers Misused Allowance For Foreign Trips, Caused Loss Of Rs

Is India Capable Of Holding Ground Against The Chinese Military In The Event Of A War?

Hello Defence Lovers, As India is gearing up to celebrate its 71st Independence day on August 15, all the leading portals are flooded with stories ranging from Partition to freedom fighters and the heroes of new India. But it would be even interesting to view the

Indian Army Guns Down Five Pakistani Soldiers In Retaliatory Fire After Ceasefire Violation

In a strong message to Pakistan Army which violated ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri and Poonch districts on Thursday, the Indian forces launched retaliatory assaults, killing five and injuring six of their soldiers. The Indian Army opened fire on Pakistani posts on the other

J&K: Two Militants Killed, Two Soldiers Martyred As Army Foils Infiltration Bid

Security forces foiled an infiltration attempt on Saturday, killing two militants in Naugam sector in Jammu and Kashmir. Two soldiers lost their lives as well in the encounter, reported news agency PTI. “An infiltration bid was foiled by alert troops along the LoC in Naugam

Soon BSF To Use Invisible Laser Wall Kavach To Secure India’s Border With Pak

Hello Defence Lovers, A new technology to detect infiltrations which would relay information to the nearest post for action would be available with the Border Security Force soon. The Border Security Force will make use of a newly developed technology that is capable of detecting intrusions

Indian Army Opens ‘Speculative Fire’ After Fresh Ceasefire Violation By Pakistan

Indian troops on Monday opened “speculative” fire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch sector, a day after the gruesome attack by Pakistan’s Border Action Force (BAT) in Krishna Ghati sector. While speculative firing is just a precautionary measure to fend

5 Toughest Indian Army Bases To Live In

Hello Defence Lovers, While we sleep, someone out there stays up all night guarding our borders. While we eat, someone out there goes for days without food, battling a war. When it comes to doing their duty in the most extreme conditions, the Indian Armed Forces

Border Action Team Of Pakistan Repeats Brutality By Beheading Two Indian Soldiers

Pakistan’s ‘border action team’ (BAT) has beheaded two Indian soldiers by sneaking 250 metres into Indian Territory in the Krishna Ghati sector in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. During the raid, bodies of Naib Subedar Paramjit Singh (22 Sikh Regiment) and head constable Prem Sagar (200 BSF Battalion)

Indian Army Kills 8 Pakistani Soldiers After Ceasefire Violation Along LoC In Rajouri

J&K : Eight Pakistan Army soldier were killed and several injured as Indian Army retaliated to unprovoked ceasefire violation along the Line of Control (LoC) in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir today. Pakistan Army started heavy mortar shelling and firing at two Indian positions in

All You Need To Know About The Line Of Control

Hello Defence Lovers, The term Line of Control (LoC) refers to the military control line between the Indian and Pakistani controlled parts of the former princely state of Jammu and Kashmir—a line which, to this day, does not constitute a legally recognized international boundary but is