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CRPF jawan, 3 Naxals killed in Jharkhand's Belbha Ghat forest during encounter; AK-47 rifle, 4 pipe bombs seized
India

CRPF jawan, 3 Naxals killed in Jharkhand's Belbha Ghat forest during encounter; AK-47 rifle, 4 pipe bombs seized

An AK-47 rifle, three magazines, and four pipe bombs were seized from the possession of the deceased Naxals

India-Pakistan standoff after Pulwama attack boosts China's strategy of containing New Delhi, dominating Islamabad
India

India-Pakistan standoff after Pulwama attack boosts China's strategy of containing New Delhi, dominating Islamabad

For China, Pakistan is a borrowed knife to undermine or slow the rise of India in Asia as a competitor.

Pulwama aftermath: CRPF to enhance counter-IED capabilities, procure new fleet of MPVs troops in Kashmir Valley
India

Pulwama aftermath: CRPF to enhance counter-IED capabilities, procure new fleet of MPVs troops in Kashmir Valley

The CRPF will procure a new fleet of mine protected vehicles (MPVs) and small 30-seater buses to ensure safety of its troop’s convoys in the Kashmir Valley, the chief of the force has said.

One CRPF jawan killed, six injured in encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh’s Dantewada; gunfight still underway
India

One CRPF jawan killed, six injured in encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh’s Dantewada; gunfight still underway

One CRPF jawan was killed and five others were injured in an attack by naxals in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district on Monday, officials said

Foreign secretary's statement on Balakot strike is govt's official stand, clarifies Nirmala Sitharaman; stays mum on exact toll
India

Foreign secretary's statement on Balakot strike is govt's official stand, clarifies Nirmala Sitharaman; stays mum on exact toll

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday said that the Balakot airstrike, where the Indian Air Force targeted and destroyed a JeM camp in Pakistan last week, was "not a military action" as there was no damage to civilians

CRPF to enhance annual leaves for jawans in combat zones in bid for better ‘rest, recuperation’; CLs to increase by 13 days
India

CRPF to enhance annual leaves for jawans in combat zones in bid for better ‘rest, recuperation’; CLs to increase by 13 days

On the lines of the Army, the CRPF is mulling to enhance the number of leaves given to its combat personnel, as part of a renewed push to provide enhanced rest and recuperation to its troops deployed extensively for anti-terrorism and anti-Naxal operations in the country, officials said on Thursday.

Family of a soldier killed in Pulwama terror attack speaks out
India

Family of a soldier killed in Pulwama terror attack speaks out

Data released by the Ministry of Home Affairs shows there has been a sharp rise in terror activities between 2014 and 2018, with a 176% jump in terror attacks in the Valley in the same time period. The Pulwama attack has been recognised as the deadliest one in the Valley in the last three decades of Kashmir's insurgency.

Akhilesh Yadav says 'country doesn’t need bullet train, soldiers need bulletproof jackets'; asks why India's intelligence 'failing'
Politics

Akhilesh Yadav says 'country doesn’t need bullet train, soldiers need bulletproof jackets'; asks why India's intelligence 'failing'

Former Uttar Pradesh chief minister and Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Monday said that the priority of the country's leadership should be to ensure that bulletproof jackets are provided to its soldiers, rather than focusing on bullet trains.

Pulwama terror attack: PCB says covering of Imran Khan pictures in India regrettable, will take up matter with BCCI
India

Pulwama terror attack: PCB says covering of Imran Khan pictures in India regrettable, will take up matter with BCCI

The Pakistan Cricket Board has said it will take up with the BCCI the "regrettable" removal of pictures of its former players at a couple of venues in India, owing to the Pulwama terror attack, during an ICC meeting next month.

Rajnath Singh says Pulwama attack outcome of frustration among militants, accuses Pakistan of 'patronising terrorism'
India

Rajnath Singh says Pulwama attack outcome of frustration among militants, accuses Pakistan of 'patronising terrorism'

Asserting that all political parties have pledged full support to the government, Rajnath Singh said the entire nation stands behind the Army, who would certainly "teach the enemy a lesson".

Cricket Club of India 'covers' Imran Khan portrait on its restaurant wall to protest Pulwama terror attack
India

Cricket Club of India 'covers' Imran Khan portrait on its restaurant wall to protest Pulwama terror attack

The entire CCI premises, including its restaurant, adorn portraits of the greatest cricketers across eras and from all nations.

Pakistan reacts to Pulwama attack with denial, dismissiveness; experts warn surgical strike will trigger 'retaliation'
India

Pakistan reacts to Pulwama attack with denial, dismissiveness; experts warn surgical strike will trigger 'retaliation'

While the Pakistan foreign office did officially condemn the attack, their intention was to send a message to the world saying India blames Pakistan for its own flawed policies in Jammu and Kashmir

Pulwama terror attack: Mortal remains of deceased jawans returned to their homes; Rajnath Singh reviews security
India

Pulwama terror attack: Mortal remains of deceased jawans returned to their homes; Rajnath Singh reviews security

The aftermath of Thursday's suicide bombing in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama has continued on Saturday, with the Centre calling for an all-party meeting to deliberate upon the situations arising out of the terror attack.

Pulwama attack aftermath LATEST updates: Indian Army major killed in IED blast near LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Nowshera
India

Pulwama attack aftermath LATEST updates: Indian Army major killed in IED blast near LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Nowshera

Pulwama terror attack aftermath LIVE updates: One Indian Army major has been killed in an improvised explosive device (IED) blast near the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Nowshera district.

Rajasthan govt hikes ex-gratia from Rs 25 lakh to Rs 50 lakh for families of CRPF jawans killed in Pulwama attack
India

Rajasthan govt hikes ex-gratia from Rs 25 lakh to Rs 50 lakh for families of CRPF jawans killed in Pulwama attack

The Rajasthan government Saturday revised the ex-gratia to the family members of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawans from the state who were among the 40 killed in the Pulwama terror attack to Rs 50 lakh from Rs 25 lakh.

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik announces Rs 10 lakh ex-gratia to kin of 2 CRPF jawans killed in Pulwama attack
India

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik announces Rs 10 lakh ex-gratia to kin of 2 CRPF jawans killed in Pulwama attack

Odisha chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Friday announced an ex-gratia of Rs 10 lakh for the kin of the two Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawans from the state who were killed in the Pulwama terror attack.

Pulwama terror attack updates: MEA holds high-level meeting with representatives of over 15 countries
India

Pulwama terror attack updates: MEA holds high-level meeting with representatives of over 15 countries

Pulwama terror attack LIVE Updates: Representatives of several missions, including Germany, Hungary, Italy, European Union, Canada, Britain, Russia, Israel, Australia and Japan, arrived at the Ministry of External Affairs to discuss Pulwama attack. The high-level meeting began at 6 pm.

Pakistan rejects links to Pulwama attack, China maintains Masood Azhar not a terrorist: How the world reacted
India

Pakistan rejects links to Pulwama attack, China maintains Masood Azhar not a terrorist: How the world reacted

Thursday's Pulwama attack where a Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) suicide bomber rammed a vehicle carrying over 100 kilograms of explosives into a bus carrying Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawans, killing 42 of them, invoked reactions of condemnation in varying degrees of intensity from other nations.

Pulwama terror attack kills 42 jawans: Full list of slain CRPF personnel in Thursday's JeM suicide bombing
India

Pulwama terror attack kills 42 jawans: Full list of slain CRPF personnel in Thursday's JeM suicide bombing

Militant group JeM claimed responsibility for the suicide bombing in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama. JeM spokesperson Muhammad Hassan told local media that the attacker was a local militant, Aadil Ahmad alias Waqas Commando.

Pakistan attacked CRPF convoy in Pulwama as it's frustrated with successful elections in Jammu and Kashmir, says Governor Malik
India

Pakistan attacked CRPF convoy in Pulwama as it's frustrated with successful elections in Jammu and Kashmir, says Governor Malik

On being asked to share the next course of action after the Pulwama attack, Malik said there will be a review meeting with top security and intelligence officials to find out the security lapses that led to the attack.