Grenade attack on CRPF in Srinagar, on police in Shopian, Pulwama

Grenade attack on CRPF in Srinagar, on police in Shopian, Pulwama

Srinagar: Suspected militants on Friday afternoon hurled a grenade on paramilitary CRPF forces at Srinagar’s city centre Lal Chowk. Reports said that the grenade exploded near a manned CRPF vehicle near the Ghanta Ghar and caused minor damage to nearby shops. On Thursday afternoon, an assistant sub-inspector of Jammu and Kashmir Police was among three […]

Massacre anniversaries: JRL for shutdown in respective areas

Massacre anniversaries: JRL for shutdown in respective areas

SRINAGAR: The joint resistance leadership (JRL) has called for a complete shutdown in Gawkadal, Basant Bagh, Chota Bazar, Budshah Chowk and adjacent areas (in Srinagar) on January 21, Monday; and Handwara and Kupwara towns on January 25 and 27 respectively, to commemorate the massacres. It also said that congregational prayers will be held on January […]

Considerable success in J-K in 2018: Army

Considerable success in J-K in 2018: Army

Jammu: Security forces met with considerable success in anti-militancy operations in Jammu and Kashmir in 2018 by eliminating several top ultras who were targeting security forces and civilians, Northern Army Commander Lt Gen Ranbir Singh said Thursday. He said the number of terrorists killed last year in the valley was highest in the past 10 […]

‘Beg to differ’: Omar slams Northern Command chief for ‘great year’ remark

‘Beg to differ’: Omar slams Northern Command chief for ‘great year’ remark

NEW DELHI: National Conference (NC) vice-president Omar Abdullah on Thursday lashed out at the Northern Command Chief Lt General Ranbir Singh, on his “great year for security forces” remark. Taking to Twitter, Abdullah wrote, the compulsion of killing militants/terrorists shouldn’t be treated as a cause for celebration. “I beg to differ, a great year would […]

If no Operation All Out, why daily CASOs, asks JRL

If no Operation All Out, why daily CASOs, asks JRL

SRINAGAR: Governor SP Malik’s recent remarks that ‘there was nothing like Operation All Out’ were far from reality, said the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik on Wednesday. The leaders said that India’s home minister and army chief have time and again claimed that anti-militancy operations […]

Army chief warns Pakistan of ‘strong action’

Army chief warns Pakistan of ‘strong action’

New Delhi: Indian Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Tuesday warned Pakistan that India will not hesitate in carrying out strong action against “inimical” moves. He also asserted that Indian forces were giving enemies along the Line of Control a “befitting reply” and inflicting heavy losses on them. The Indian Army is ensuring “moral dominance” […]