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16 animals die as Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri, Poonch
India

16 animals die as Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri, Poonch

At least 16 animals were killed in heavy firing and shelling by Pakistan Army on forward posts and villages in different sectors along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch and Rajouri districts, officials said on Saturday

Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch and Rajouri districts; no casualties reported
India

Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch and Rajouri districts; no casualties reported

Pakistan lobbed mortars and opened fire from small arms at forward posts and villages along the LoC in Poonch Rajouri districts of Jammu and Kashmir.

Pakistan violates ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch sector for the seventh time in three days
India

Pakistan violates ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch sector for the seventh time in three days

Pakistan once again violated ceasefire along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir, causing Indian soldiers to retaliate.

Jammu and Kashmir recorded 2,936 ceasefire violations by Pakistan in 2018, leading to 61 casualties, injuries to 250 people
India

Jammu and Kashmir recorded 2,936 ceasefire violations by Pakistan in 2018, leading to 61 casualties, injuries to 250 people

Shelling and firing by Pakistani troops was "very heavy" in 2018, virtually making the 2003 India-Pakistan ceasefire "redundant", officials said.

Battlefield 1 players honour 100th anniversary of World War I with ceasefire
Gaming

Battlefield 1 players honour 100th anniversary of World War I with ceasefire

The poignant moment was ruined when a dastardly bi-plane pilot shot up the silent players.

Afghanistan govt, Taliban agree to 4-day ceasefire for Eid; news announced at Independence anniversary event
World

Afghanistan govt, Taliban agree to 4-day ceasefire for Eid; news announced at Independence anniversary event

In June, Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani had announced a ceasefire with the Taliban for about two weeks, but the group had refused to extend it beyond the Eid holiday.

Questioning 2016 surgical strikes is demeaning armed forces, says the then defence minister Manohar Parrikar
India

Questioning 2016 surgical strikes is demeaning armed forces, says the then defence minister Manohar Parrikar

The then defence minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday said the Congress should realise their "mistake" of casting aspersions on the action of the Indian armed forces, regarding the surgical strike

Governor's Rule in Jammu and Kashmir: Police detain separatist leaders; Syed Geelani calls it 'State vandalism'
India

Governor's Rule in Jammu and Kashmir: Police detain separatist leaders; Syed Geelani calls it 'State vandalism'

A senior police officer said Kashmiri separatist leaders had been detained to ensure order and prevent disruption of peace with their call for a shutdown.

Militants continued activities in Jammu and Kashmir during Ramzan, says Army chief General Bipin Rawat
India

Militants continued activities in Jammu and Kashmir during Ramzan, says Army chief General Bipin Rawat

As a justification for cancelling the suspension of anti-terror operations in Jammu and Kashmir after Ramzan, Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat said terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir continued with their activities during this period.

At least 30 soldiers killed as Taliban targets army checkpoints in Afghanistan in first attack post Eid ceasefire
World

At least 30 soldiers killed as Taliban targets army checkpoints in Afghanistan in first attack post Eid ceasefire

At least 30 soldiers were killed when Taliban fighters targeted two checkpoints in western Badghis province in Afghanistan on Wednesday.

Afghanistan president Ashraf Ghani extends ceasefire even as suicide bombing kills 25, mostly Taliban, in Rodat district
World

Afghanistan president Ashraf Ghani extends ceasefire even as suicide bombing kills 25, mostly Taliban, in Rodat district

An Afghan government ceasefire with the Taliban was extended Saturday despite a suicide bombing killing at least 25, which marred an otherwise remarkable Eid holiday that has seen militants hugging security forces and civilians in celebration of the unprecedented truce

Ramzan ceasefire in Kashmir: Separatists, mainstream parties say the experiment failed to yield any results
India

Ramzan ceasefire in Kashmir: Separatists, mainstream parties say the experiment failed to yield any results

A Hurriyat leader said the Ramzan ceasefire in Kashmir was not enough as the government had not taken any ground-level initiatives.

Killing of Taliban chief significant development in fight against terror, says Pakistan's caretaker PM Nasir-ul-Mulk
World

Killing of Taliban chief significant development in fight against terror, says Pakistan's caretaker PM Nasir-ul-Mulk

Pakistan's caretaker prime minister Nasir-ul-Mulk described the killing of Pakistan Taliban chief in a US drone strike as a "significant development in the fight against terrorism"

Militants attack police party in Jammu and Kashmir's Srinagar as Centre deliberates on extending ceasefire
India

Militants attack police party in Jammu and Kashmir's Srinagar as Centre deliberates on extending ceasefire

Meanwhile, the development comes on a day when the central government is deliberating on whether to extend the month-long ceasefire in place during Ramzan in Kashmir.

Ramzan ceasefire: No decision yet on extension of truce, says home ministry; NSA Ajit Doval insists 'offer only till Eid'
India

Ramzan ceasefire: No decision yet on extension of truce, says home ministry; NSA Ajit Doval insists 'offer only till Eid'

The fate of the Centre's one-month-old policy of suspension of operations against militants in Jammu and Kashmir hangs in the balance, with a few security agencies flagging its disadvantages including regrouping of militants and some within the Home Ministry being in favour of extending it with a rider that intelligence-based operations should be increased.

UN secretary-general Antonio Guterres welcomes temporary ceasefire by Afghanistan, urges Taliban to reciprocate
World

UN secretary-general Antonio Guterres welcomes temporary ceasefire by Afghanistan, urges Taliban to reciprocate

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres welcomed the week-long ceasefire by the Afghanistan government with the Taliban and called it on to reciprocate.

Pakistan violated ceasefire over 1,000 times this year, says Centre, urges Islamabad to abide by truce agreement
India

Pakistan violated ceasefire over 1,000 times this year, says Centre, urges Islamabad to abide by truce agreement

There have been over 1,000 incidents of ceasefire violation by Pakistan this year and India hopes that Islamabad will adhere to the 2003 truce agreement, the External Affairs Ministry said.

Rajnath Singh addresses youth at a sports conclave while on two-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir
India

Rajnath Singh addresses youth at a sports conclave while on two-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir

Home Minister Rajnath Singh addresses youth at a sports conclave in Srinagar while on a two-day visit to J&K to review the security situation in the state.

Afghanistan announces week-long ceasefire with Taliban for Eid, days after clerics declared fatwa against suicide bombings, attacks
World

Afghanistan announces week-long ceasefire with Taliban for Eid, days after clerics declared fatwa against suicide bombings, attacks

Afghanistan announced on Thursday a week-long ceasefire with the Taliban for Eid, the holiday that caps off Ramadan, though operations against other groups including Islamic State will continue.