2 militants killed, army officer, SHO among five injured in Baramulla encounters

2 militants killed, army officer, SHO among five injured in Baramulla encounters

Baramulla: In two separate encounters in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Thursday, two militants were killed while an army officer and a police station house officer (SHO) were among five government forces’ personnel injured. Sources said that government forces including army’s 22 RR, SOG of police, and paramilitary CRPF cordoned off village Warpora in Sopore […]

CASO in Shopian village ends ‘peacefully’

CASO in Shopian village ends ‘peacefully’

SHOPIAN: Amid three gunfights going on in north Kashmir, government forces conducted searches at Kungnoo village in south Kashmir on Thursday afternoon, which however ended “peacefully”, police said. The search operation was launched a day after gunshots rang out in village orchards of Shirmal village in the district. Witnesses said that contingents of government forces […]

Militant killed in Hajin as govt forces tackle ‘hostage situation’

Militant killed in Hajin as govt forces tackle ‘hostage situation’

Bandipora: A civilian was rescued and a militant killed in an ongoing encounter on Thursday in Bandipora’s Hajin area that police described as a hostage situation. Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Bandipora Rahul Malik told Kashmir Reader that an elderly civilian, who is also reported to be the owner of the house from which the […]

India hasn’t forgotten, will not forget Pulwama attack: NSA Doval

India hasn’t forgotten, will not forget Pulwama attack: NSA Doval

Gurgaon: India has neither forgotten nor will forget the Pulwama attack and the country’s leadership is “capable and courageous” to mete out effective responses to such acts, NSA Ajit Doval said Tuesday. Speaking for the first time about the attack in which 40 CRPF personnel were killed on February 14 in Jammu and Kashmir, the […]

Militants escape after brief shootout in Kulgam

Militants escape after brief shootout in Kulgam

Anantnag: Militants managed to escape following a brief shootout with government forces on Saturday evening here in Yaripora area of Kulgam district. A massive search operation in the area was called off later in the evening after no further contact with militants was established. The shootout in the area was reported at about 5:00 PM. […]

Thousands attend funeral of ‘key conspirator’ of Pulwama attack

Thousands attend funeral of ‘key conspirator’ of Pulwama attack

Anantnag: Hours after one of the two militants killed in a gunfight in Tral was identified by his family as Mudassir Ahmad Khan alias Muhammad Bhai of Midoora, thousands of people attended his funeral prayers in Midoora area of Tral. Police said that Mudassir Ahmad was a Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) militant who was the “key conspirator” […]

Man held with grenades, detonator outside Army camp in Poonch

Man held with grenades, detonator outside Army camp in Poonch

Jammu: A 33-year-old man was arrested on Monday with two grenades and a detonator outside an Army camp in Poonch district, a senior police official said. Rajinder Singh, a resident of Kalakote area, had come for a recruitment rally which is underway and was arrested during frisking outside the Army town gate in Surankote, Senior […]

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