IED defused in Doda: Police

IED defused in Doda: Police

Jammu: An Improvised Explosive Device (IED) was detected and defused in Doda district, police said here on Thursday. The IED weighing around 10-12 kg was detected on Doda- Bharat road at Punda, 10 km from the Doda district headquarters, a police officer said. Bomb disposal squad was called and they defused the IED safely, he […]

5 heavily armed militants killed in Uri: Army

5 heavily armed militants killed in Uri: Army

Baramulla: Five militants suspected to be of the Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) were killed along the Line of Control (LoC) in Uri sector of Baramulla when they were trying to cross the river Jhelum on a boat. Official sources said that a group of heavily armed militants tried to cross the LoC near Dulanja area of Uri […]

IED found on outskirts of Srinagar

IED found on outskirts of Srinagar

Srinagar: Government forces on Sunday recovered an improvised explosive device (IED) on the outskirts of Srinagar, the second such recovery in the city in as many days, police said. The IED was detected by a patrol party of government forces in Maloora area of Srinagar this morning, a police official said. He said the area […]

Forces defuse IED on Sgr-Bla highway

Forces defuse IED on Sgr-Bla highway

Srinagar: Government forces on Saturday defused an improvised explosive device (IED), weighing approximately five kilogrammes, on Srinagar-Baramulla highway, a police official said. The IED was found in HMT area of Srinagar on Saturday morning, the official said. The official said the area was cordoned off and traffic was diverted. A bomb disposal squad was rushed […]

Militants attack police station in Shopian

Militants attack police station in Shopian

SHOPIAN: Suspected militants attacked police station Keegam in southern Kashmir’s Shopian on Friday evening. Police sources said that a heavy exchange of fire continued for about seven minutes between the militants and the police. Keegam village is a Tehsil headquarters situated on the Shopian-Srinagar road. Superintendent of Police, Shopian, SA Dinkar told Kashmir Reader, “Suspicious […]

Gun not mightier than pen, AMU scholar’s family laments

Gun not mightier than pen, AMU scholar’s family laments

Kupwara: The village of Tikipora in Kupwara’s Sogam is in a state of shock. One of their brightest sons, Manan Bashir Wani, 26, a PhD scholar at Aligarh Muslim University, joined militant ranks a few days ago. Many here are surprised at how a “timid” boy who never thought beyond academics has so transformed. In […]

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