Infiltration bid foiled in Tangdar, 3 militants killed: Police

Infiltration bid foiled in Tangdar, 3 militants killed: Police

Kupwara: Three militants trying to cross the Line of Control (LoC) to the Indian side of Kashmir were killed in a gunfight with Indian army in Tangdar sector of Kupwara district on Saturday evening. Official sources said that a group of infiltrators tried to enter this side of Kashmir but were challenged by the army […]

Militants escape in Hajin after brief gunfight

Militants escape in Hajin after brief gunfight

Bandipora: A group of militants believed to be four to five in number managed to give the slip to government forces after a brief gun-battle in Hajin town of Bandipora district on Friday. In Mir Mohalla locality of Hajin town, a brief exchange of gunfire, beginning from the militants’ side, took place at about 6am […]

Militants fire on army in Handwara, soldier killed

Militants fire on army in Handwara, soldier killed

Handwara: An army soldier was killed in a brief gunfight with militants in Handwara’s Qaziabad village on Friday. Army’s official spokesperson said Rifleman Ram Babu Shahi sustained bullet injury during the gun battle at Kachlo, in Baramulla district. He was provided immediate first-aid and evacuated to 92 Base Hospital, but succumbed to his injuries. 
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India to invoke Commonwealth pact for details from Pak on Jaish militant

India to invoke Commonwealth pact for details from Pak on Jaish militant

Srinagar/New Delhi: India plans to invoke a 32-year-old Commonwealth pact to seek details from Pakistan about the 2018 Sunjawan Army camp attack alleged mastermind Mufti Waqas, a Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) militant who was killed by government forces in March this year, according to officials. The move is also expected to help India in making a fresh […]

Militants fire at army from orchards in Shopian

Militants fire at army from orchards in Shopian

Shopian: An army team conducting area domination practice came under fire from suspected militants at Chek-e-Choland village of Shopian district on Wednesday. The incident took place at about 2:30 PM and created panic in the area. There were reports of injury or damage to property in the incident. A police officer said that nobody was […]

UCC reviews India’s security preparedness

UCC reviews India’s security preparedness

New Delhi: India’s top military brass began deliberations on the country’s external security challenges Monday and explored ways to further bolster defence preparedness. The Unified Commanders’ Conference (UCC), an annual forum to take stock of the country’s security preparedness, also deliberated on a range of issues including counter-insurgency operations in J&K and the situation along […]

3 CRPF men injured in Anantnag grenade attack

3 CRPF men injured in Anantnag grenade attack

Suhail A Shah Anantnag: At least three CRPF men sustained minor splinter injuries in a grenade explosion here in main town Anantnag on Monday. The injured were in a stable condition and were being treated at Anantnag district hospital. According to police reports, the attack was carried out by suspected militants at about 7:50 PM, […]

CRPF man on vacation shot dead at home in Pulwama

CRPF man on vacation shot dead at home in Pulwama

Suhail A Shah Anantnag: A paramilitary CRPF personal was shot at and killed by militants-inside his house-late Sunday evening, here in Pulwama district of South Kashmir. The slain was on a vacation. The killed CRPF man has been identified as Naseer Ahmad Rather, a resident of Naira village in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district. He was […]

Seven CRPF soldiers injured in Awantipora grenade attack

Seven CRPF soldiers injured in Awantipora grenade attack

Suhail A Shah Anantnag: Seven CRPF personnel were injured on Saturday in a grenade explosion in Awantipora area of Pulwama. The incident took place at around 7:20 pm in Jawbera area of Awantipora outside army’s Victor Force headquarters. A senior police official confirmed the incident and said, “Seven personnel of the CRPF have been injured. […]

Firing at army camp in Sopore outskirts

Firing at army camp in Sopore outskirts

Sopore: Suspected militants attacked an army camp in Seelu on the outskirts of Sopore, in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district Saturday night, sources said. However, police officials said that troops at the 22 RR Seelu camp observed some suspicious movement near the camp and fired accordingly. “We are verifying the incident. A police team has been […]

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