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Pulwama terror attack: Akshay Kumar, Priyanka Chopra, Salman Khan condemn 'cowardly act'
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Pulwama terror attack: Akshay Kumar, Priyanka Chopra, Salman Khan condemn 'cowardly act'

A Jaish-e-Mohammed suicide bomber rammed an explosives-laden vehicle into a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) bus in Pulwama district, killing at least 37 personnel and leaving many critically wounded

Pulwama attack signals return of deadly IED threat, suicide bombing in Kashmir; unfair to blame intelligence failure alone
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Pulwama attack signals return of deadly IED threat, suicide bombing in Kashmir; unfair to blame intelligence failure alone

It is easy to blame this incident on lapse in security and insufficient vigil on the road in Kashmir's Pulwama when the CRPF convoy was due to pass. For the past few months, the Pampore segment of the highway has been relatively incident free compared to 2017 when a series of ambushes on several convoys claimed several lives of soldiers and policemen.

Pulwama terror attack: Narendra Modi, Arun Jaitley, Rahul Gandhi condemn 'cowardly' attack on CRPF jawans, say sacrifices won't go in vain
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Pulwama terror attack: Narendra Modi, Arun Jaitley, Rahul Gandhi condemn 'cowardly' attack on CRPF jawans, say sacrifices won't go in vain

While Omar Abdullah called it as an Pulwama attack "reminiscent of the dark days of militancy pre 2004-05", PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti condemned the "madness" that has snuffed out many lives in the Valley.

40 CRPF jawans dead in Pulwama terror attack: Assault on convoy raises questions about security on Jammu-Srinagar highway
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40 CRPF jawans dead in Pulwama terror attack: Assault on convoy raises questions about security on Jammu-Srinagar highway

JeM militants, who carried out one of the deadliest attacks on CRPF, managed to breach the heavy security on the Jammu-Srinagar highway.

Pulwama terror attack: Rajnath Singh speaks to Satya Pal Malik to take stock of situation in J&K, likely to visit state on Friday
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Pulwama terror attack: Rajnath Singh speaks to Satya Pal Malik to take stock of situation in J&K, likely to visit state on Friday

Over 40 CRPF personnel were killed in Pulwama district when a JeM terrorist rammed an explosives-laden vehicle into the bus they were travelling in.

Five suspected Maoists killed in encounter with security forces in Jharkhand's West Singhbhum district, no cops injured
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Five suspected Maoists killed in encounter with security forces in Jharkhand's West Singhbhum district, no cops injured

On Tuesday, Central Reserve Police Force's 209 CoBRA battalion and Jharkhand Police launched a special operation to target Maoists in several areas of West Singhbhum district in the state.

Man held with grenade in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district, says he was motivated by social media militants
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Man held with grenade in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district, says he was motivated by social media militants

A man was arrested on Friday after he was found in possession of a hand grenade in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district, on a day when there were two attacks in the state.

CRPF personnel injured in IED blast in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district dies
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CRPF personnel injured in IED blast in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district dies

In a similar incident on 27 November in Chhatisgarh's Sukma, a District Reserve Guard (DRG) jawan sustained injuries in an IED blast in the Minpa forest area.

Mujgund encounter: Three LeT militants killed in gunfight near Srinagar; five jawans injured in 18-hour gunfight
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Mujgund encounter: Three LeT militants killed in gunfight near Srinagar; five jawans injured in 18-hour gunfight

Security forces were carrying out a cordon and search operation near Srinagar-Bandipora road in Mujgund area on Saturday evening when the militants in hiding fired at the search party.

Second phase of J&K panchayat polls begins amid tight security; 4,014 candidates in fray for 281 sarpanch, 1,286 panch seats
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Second phase of J&K panchayat polls begins amid tight security; 4,014 candidates in fray for 281 sarpanch, 1,286 panch seats

The polls were being held at 2,179 polling stations including 828 in the valley and 1,351 in Jammu division. Polling started at 8 am and will end at 2 pm. A poll official said 4,014 candidates were in the fray for 281 sarpanch and 1,286 panch seats in the second phase.

Chhattisgarh polls: Amid Maoist threat, one lakh security personnel, including paramilitary forces, deployed for first phase
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Chhattisgarh polls: Amid Maoist threat, one lakh security personnel, including paramilitary forces, deployed for first phase

On 8 November, four civilians and a CISF jawan were killed in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district when Maoists detonated a bus with an improvised explosive device.

Rajnath Singh orders fast-tracking recruitment process to fill 55,000 vacancies in paramilitary forces
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Rajnath Singh orders fast-tracking recruitment process to fill 55,000 vacancies in paramilitary forces

The vacancies in the paramilitary forces are filled through various modes, including direct recruitment, promotion and by deputation as per the extant provisions of recruitment rules.

'Kashmir is ours, no power in the world can snatch it from us', says Rajnath Singh on 26th anniversary of RAF
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'Kashmir is ours, no power in the world can snatch it from us', says Rajnath Singh on 26th anniversary of RAF

Rajnath Singh also lauded the the CRPF's attempt in maintaining a balance while dealing with Kashmiri people and terrorists.

Terrorist killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore identified as top LeT commander Abu Maaz
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Terrorist killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore identified as top LeT commander Abu Maaz

The police identified him as Abu Maaz, a Pakistani national. "On the basis of materials recovered, one of the slain terrorists has been identified as Abu Maaz of Pakistani origin who was operating as the top commander of LeT in north Kashmir," a police spokesman said.

Schools, colleges shut in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore after security forces gun down two militants; curb on mobile internet services
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Schools, colleges shut in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore after security forces gun down two militants; curb on mobile internet services

Soldiers from the Rashtriya Rifles, the Special Operations Group (SOG) of the police and the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) started a search operation in Nowpora following a tip-off about the presence of militants there. The militants fired at the security forces, triggering the gunfight.

Two Hizbul Mujahideen militants killed in encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag
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Two Hizbul Mujahideen militants killed in encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag

An encounter broke out between militants and Indian Army and Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday, police said.

Jammu and Kashmir: 142 militants killed in anti-terror ops so far in 2018, says CRPF official, claims law and order has improved in state
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Jammu and Kashmir: 142 militants killed in anti-terror ops so far in 2018, says CRPF official, claims law and order has improved in state

CRPF personnel say that around 142 militants have been killed in Jammu and Kashmir in anti-terror operations in 2018

Encounter underway in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district; security forces cordone off area for search operations
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Encounter underway in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district; security forces cordone off area for search operations

An encounter is underway between security forces and terrorists in Karalgund area of Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district and troops of 92 Battalion of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), 32 Rashtriya Rifles and Special Operations Group (SOG) cordoned off the area to carry out search operation.

Indian Army commando killed in encounter with militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara
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Indian Army commando killed in encounter with militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara

An Indian Army commando was killed and another injured in a gunfight with militants in a forested area of Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district, army officials said.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq says youths have every right to question Kashmiri separatist leaders
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Mirwaiz Umar Farooq says youths have every right to question Kashmiri separatist leaders

Separatist leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Tuesday defended a youth, saying young people like him have every right to question Kashmiri separatist leaders.