Pathankot

Nearly 16 acres of government land was retrieved in a major anti-encroachment drive along the Jammu-Pathankot highway in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said on Saturday.

In a major boost to the Indian Air Force's combat capabilities, eight US-made Apache AH-64E attack helicopters are set to be inducted into the IAF on September 3, officials said on Monday.

The crime branch of Jammu and Kashmir Police had filed the charge-sheet against eight accused, including a juvenile. The seventh accused, Vishal, who is the son of main accused Sanji Ram, was acquitted as he was a minor.

Pakistani authority confirmed the Air Strikes across Line of Control, in a statement saying we remained "within Pakistani airspace". This was not a retaliation to continued Indian belligerence. Pakistan has therefore, taken strikes at non-military target, avoiding human loss and collateral damage. Sole purpose being to demonstrate our right, will and capability for self-defence.

A search operation was launched by the Punjab Police and other security agencies on the districts of Pathankot and Gurdaspur after movement of four suspicious men was reported and an abandoned car was found.

Jammu:A�Seven of the eight accused in the Kathua rape and murder case were shifted to Pathankot on Thursday before the beginning of their trail. The seven accused are alleged mastermind Sanji Ram, his son Vishal Jangotra, Vishal’s friend from Rasana village, a sub-inspector of police, a head constable and two special police officers (SPOs). The …

Chandigarh: Counting of votes polled in the October 11 by-election to the Gurdaspur Lok Sabha constituency began on Sunday. The counting was being conducted in centres in Gurdaspur and Pathankot towns. The fate of 11 candidates will be decided by Sunday afternoon. Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) Swarn Salaria, Congress’ Sunil Kumar Jakhar, and Aam Aadmi Party’s …

Chandigarh: Punjab Police has arrested three Assam young men in Pathankot district on the basis of suspicion, police said on Wednesday. The arrests were being linked to the Monday recovery of an abandoned bag containing three Army uniforms. The bag was left on Defence Road near Pathankot late on Sunday night. Punjab Police, army and other …