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Avalanches damage LoC fencing in Kashmir

Dec 17 2012, 6:48am CST | by

New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) Inclement weather, heavy snow accumulation, avalanches and landslides damage fencing along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir, Defence Minister A.K. Antony said Monday.

New Delhi, Dec 17 — Inclement weather, heavy snow accumulation, avalanches and landslides damage fencing along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir, Defence Minister A.K. Antony said...

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Avalanches damage LoC fencing in Kashmir

Dec 17 2012, 6:48am CST | by

New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) Inclement weather, heavy snow accumulation, avalanches and landslides damage fencing along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir, Defence Minister A.K. Antony said Monday.

New Delhi, Dec 17 — Inclement weather, heavy snow accumulation, avalanches and landslides damage fencing along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir, Defence Minister A.K. Antony said Monday.

The minister told the Lok Sabha that that terrorists from Pakistan attempt to sneak into Jammu and Kashmir during the winter months "when the fence is covered by snow or repair works are in progress.

"Additional pro-active measures in terms of surveillance and troop deployment are undertaken to foil infiltration attempts," he said in a statement.

The minister added that repair works on damaged portions of the fence along the LoC -- which divides Kashmir between India and Pakistan -- had already been completed.

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Sep 20 2014 2:00pm CDT | Source: The Nation - Pakistan

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India rejects Bilawal’s Kashmir remarks

Sep 20 2014 2:00pm CDT | Source: The Nation - Pakistan

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India rejects Bilawal Bhutto's comment on Kashmir

Sep 20 2014 7:22am CDT | Source: Business Standard

The Ministry of External Affairs on Saturday rejected Pakistan People's Party (PPP) chief Bilawal Bhutto Zardari's comment that Kashmir belongs to Pakistan and added that India's unit ...
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200 heavily armed militants waiting across LoC: Army

Sep 20 2014 2:27am CDT | Source: HeadlinesToday.in

Army says infiltrators from across the border are trying to take advantage of the recent floods in the Kashmi ...
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National Minority Commission Extends Sympathy and Support to J&K Flood Victims Donates One Day Salary to Prime Minister's Relief Fund

Sep 19 2014 5:50am CDT | Source: Business Standard

The National Commission for Minorities (NCM) has expressed deep sympathy and support to the people of Jammu & Kashmir for their sufferings due to recent unprecedented floods in the State. A statement issued here today says the C ...
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Gates Foundation announced USD 7 lakh for J&K relief operations Mr. Bill Gates discussed Indian innovation to save lives with Dr. Jitendra Singh

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Mr. Bill Gates, Co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation today announced emergency relief of USD 7 lakh for the flood victims of Jammu & Kashmir, in response to a request for his home sta ...
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