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Pakistan resorts to unprovoked firing in J-K  Jan 28, 10:54 am
RS Pura, (Jammu and Kashmir), Jan. 28 (ANI): In yet another incident of ceasefire violation, Pakistani troops resorted to unprovoked firing in the RS Pura Sector of Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday night.
Kurdish troops take back 'strategic' Syrian town of Kobane ending 4-month-long battle with IS  Jan 27, 9:52 am
London, Jan 27 (ANI): Kurdish troops have reportedly pushed back the Islamic State (IS) militants to take back the strategic Syrian city of Kobane, putting an end to the four-month-long battle for the town, officials said.
BSF officials exchange sweets with their counterparts in Indo-Bangla border  Jan 26, 3:35 pm
Akhaura (India-Bangladesh border), Jan. 26 (ANI): On the occasion of the 66th Republic Day celebration, troops of the Border Security Force (BSF), stationed along the India-Bangladesh border at Akhaura exchanged sweets with their Bangladeshi counterpart here.
Ukrainian troops retreat from Donetsk airport post fierce clashes with separatists  Jan 23, 12:33 pm
London, Jan 23 (ANI): Ukrainian troops have reportedly pulled back from Donetsk airport's main terminal, which has witnessed intense fighting in recent weeks.
Poroshenko says Russia has more than 9,000 troops in eastern Ukraine  Jan 22, 10:46 am
London, Jan 22 (ANI): Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has claimed Russia has more than 9,000 soldiers and 500 tanks, heavy artillery and armoured personnel carriers in eastern Ukraine.
Russia rubbishes accusations about troop deployment in Ukraine   Jan 21, 11:43 am
Washington, Jan 21 (ANI): Russian Defense Ministry has said that Ukraine's accusations that Russian troops have been deployed in their country are "complete rubbish".
Pakistan violates cease-fire again in R.S. Pura Sector  Jan 21, 9:26 am
R.S.Pura (J-K), Jan.21 (ANI): Pakistani troops reportedly violated the cease-fire again early on Wednesday.
Kurdish fighters push IS back to capture 'strategic hilltop' in Syria's Kobane  Jan 20, 11:37 am
London, Jan 20 (ANI): Kurdish troops involved in fighting Islamic State (IS) militants in Syrian town of Kobane have reportedly seized control over a strategic hilltop, a report said.
Top US general says IS recruiting jihadists in Afghanistan, Pak  Jan 19, 1:57 pm
Karachi, Jan 19 (ANI): The commander of U.S. troops in Afghanistan has warned that the Islamic State (IS) is recruiting members in Afghanistan and Pakistan.
Baghdadi orders execution of 56 IS members following defeat in northern Iraq  Jan 16, 12:15 pm
Dubai, Jan 16 (ANI): The Islamic State (IS) chief has reportedly ordered the execution of 56 members of the group after they were defeated by Peshmerga troops in northern Iraq, a Kurdish official said.
Mukherjee greets troops on occasion of Army Day 2015  Jan 15, 12:28 pm
New Delhi, Jan.15 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee has extended his greetings and felicitations to all officers, soldiers, veterans, civilians, ex-servicemen and their families on the occasion of Army Day 2015.
UN to set up panel to check lack of inputs from peacekeeping troop contributors: MEA  Jan 13, 1:50 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 13 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has said that United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has set up a panel to check the implications of lack of inputs from troop contributors in terms of difficulties faced by troops after India expressed its unhappiness with the UN peacekeeping operations.
Ghani wants US to 're-examine' deadline for withdrawal of troops  Jan 5, 12:23 pm
London, Jan 05 (ANI): Signaling that an extended U.S. engagement in Afghanistan may be on the cards, President Ashraf Ghani has said that United States' two-year deadline for withdrawing the last of its troops may need to be "re-examined."
Fresh ceasefire violation by Pak in J-K leaves woman injured  Jan 3, 8:48 pm
Samba, Jan. 3 (ANI): A woman was injured in yet another ceasefire violation by Pakistani troops in Jammu and Kashmir's Samba district on Saturday.
One woman killed in heavy shelling by Pakistan  Jan 3, 3:46 pm
Jammu, Jan. 3 (ANI): One woman lost her life and three others got injured in the latest ceasefire violation by Pakistani troops on several BSF posts along the India-Pakistan border in Jammu and Kashmir's Samba and Kathua districts.
Peshmerga soldiers in Iraq want more U.S. airstrikes to win battle against IS  Jan 3, 2:10 pm
Washington, Jan 03 (ANI): A Peshmerga soldier in Iraq has said that they require more U.S. airstrikes to win the battle against Islamic State (IS) militants while dismissing the notion that ground troops were the ultimate answer.
Two Pak Rangers killed in BSF's retaliation to ceasefire violation  Jan 3, 10:08 am
Samba (Jammu and Kashmir), Jan. 3 (ANI): Pakistani troops resorted to heavy mortar shelling and firing on several BSF posts along the Indo-Pak border in Jammu and Kashmir's Samba and Kathua districts.
Pakistan targets 15 Indian outposts in Samba sector, one civilian injured   Jan 1, 10:09 am
Samba Sector (Jammu and Kashmir), Jan 01 (ANI): Pakistani troops have violated the ceasefire again by resorting to overnight firing on 15 border outposts in the Samba Sector of Jammu and Kashmir, leaving one civilian injured on Thursday.
Pakistan summons Indian diplomat to protest killing of four rangers  Jan 1, 8:47 am
Islamabad, Jan.1 (ANI): Pakistan reportedly summoned India's Deputy High Commissioner to that country on Wednesday evening to register its protest over the alleged killing of four Pakistani Rangers by Indian troops in the border areas of the Samba Sector in Jammu and Kashmir.
One BSF jawan killed, another injured in fresh firing by Pak troops  Dec 31, 2:42 pm
Samba sector (Jammu and Kashmir), Dec.31 (ANI): One Border Security Force (BSF) jawan has been killed, while another was injured when a patrolling party of the force came under fire from the Pakistani side at the International border here on Wednesday.
Retaliate double, says Parrikar on ceasefire violations by Pak   Dec 30, 9:13 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 30 (ANI): Reacting to reports of ceasefire violations by Pakistani troops in Jammu and Kashmir's Akhnoor sector, Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said that India should not hold back and retaliate double.
Over 20,000 Sri Lankan troops deployed for flood relief  Dec 30, 1:15 pm
Colombo, Dec.30 (ANI): More than 20,000 troops have deployed to provide immediate relief to people affected by the severe weather, the island is experiencing for the past few days.
Nato formally ends 13 year combat mission in Afghanistan   Dec 29, 11:15 am
London, Dec 29 (ANI): Nato has officially ended its 13 year combat mission in Afghanistan, starting a new chapter of support for the Afghan troops.
Obama says Afghanistan will no longer 'be a source of terrorist attacks'  Dec 27, 11:29 am
Washington, Dec 27 (ANI): United States President Barack Obama has said that Afghanistan will no longer "be a source of terrorist attacks", a week before the U.S. is set to withdraw its troops and ends its combat mission in the country.
BSF troops seize 3 kg heroin in Jammu  Dec 25, 1:01 pm
Srinagar, Dec. 25 (ANI): Border Security Force (BSF) troops have seized approximately three kilograms of heroin after conducting an extensive search in BOP Kharkola area, close to the International border in the R.S. Pura sector of Jammu.