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Encounter in Jammu and Kashmir: Two JeM terrorists killed in Baramulla; one militant dies in Shopian
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Encounter in Jammu and Kashmir: Two JeM terrorists killed in Baramulla; one militant dies in Shopian

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Imamsahib area of Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian, following information about the presence of militants there. a gunfight ensued.

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

Large number of casualties in terror encounters in Kashmir point to need of deploying NSG commandos for such ops
India

Large number of casualties in terror encounters in Kashmir point to need of deploying NSG commandos for such ops

The NSG's core efficiency is in counter-terrorism, counter-hijacking operations and proximate security for the VVIPs. They were used during the 90s in limited operations in Kashmir. The force uses state of the art weapons such as corner shot rifles and wall radars to neutralize targets.

Two JeM militants killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian; arms and ammunition recovered
India

Two JeM militants killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian; arms and ammunition recovered

Two JeM militants, including a Pakistani national, were killed on Wednesday in an encounter with security forces in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir

Pulwama encounter: Three JeM militants including 'mastermind' of 14 Feb attack killed in Pinglan; four army jawans killed
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Pulwama encounter: Three JeM militants including 'mastermind' of 14 Feb attack killed in Pinglan; four army jawans killed

Two Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorists, including Kamran, the commander who allegedly masterminded the attack on the CRPF convoy in Pulwama on Thursday, were on Monday killed in an encounter with security forces in the district.

Pulwama encounter updates: Third JeM militant killed; brigadier among eight security personnel injured
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Pulwama encounter updates: Third JeM militant killed; brigadier among eight security personnel injured

Pulwama encounter LIVE updates: Eight security personnel have been injured in the Pulwama encounter. The security forces have killed third JeM militant in the ongoing encounter.

Kulgam encounter: Five militants killed in gunfight in J&K's Kellam Devsar area; four CRPF soldiers injured in stone pelting
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Kulgam encounter: Five militants killed in gunfight in J&K's Kellam Devsar area; four CRPF soldiers injured in stone pelting

The forces had cordoned the Kellam Devsar area in Kulgam on Saturday following information about the presence of militants in the area. As the search operations were underway in the area, the militants opened fire, triggering a gunfight.

On Republic Day, security forces foil attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Srinagar; 3 policemen injured, 2 militants gunned down in encounter
India

On Republic Day, security forces foil attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Srinagar; 3 policemen injured, 2 militants gunned down in encounter

Hours before India will celebrate the 70th Republic Day, an encounter broke out between militants and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Srinagar. Three police personnel have sustained injuries in an ongoing encounter.

Republic Day 2019: Army chief General Bipin Rawat to receive Param Vishisht Sewa Medal for 'distinguished services'
India

Republic Day 2019: Army chief General Bipin Rawat to receive Param Vishisht Sewa Medal for 'distinguished services'

The government has decided to honour Army Chief General Bipin Rawat with the Param Vishisht Sewa Medal for his distinguished services on Republic Day, 26 January.

Militant-turned-soldier Lance Naik Nazir Wani, who was killed in an encounter in Shopian, to be posthumously awarded Ashok Chakra
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Militant-turned-soldier Lance Naik Nazir Wani, who was killed in an encounter in Shopian, to be posthumously awarded Ashok Chakra

Lance Naik Nazir Wani, who was killed in an encounter with militants in the Kashmir Valley, will posthumously be awarded this year's Ashok Chakra, India's highest peacetime gallantry award.

Two terrorists, including Al-Badr commander Zeenat-ul-Islam, killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kulgam
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Two terrorists, including Al-Badr commander Zeenat-ul-Islam, killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kulgam

Two terrorists including top Al-Badr commander Zeenat-ul-Islam have been killed in an encounter with security forces in the Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said on Sunday.

Encounter breaks out between security forces and militants in Jammu & Kashmir's Pulwama district
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Encounter breaks out between security forces and militants in Jammu & Kashmir's Pulwama district

An encounter broke out between security forces and militants in the Aripal area of Tral in south Kashmir's Pulwama district on Saturday.

New Year flushed with promise world over, but Kashmir stares at another period of gloom amid gunfights and clashes
India

New Year flushed with promise world over, but Kashmir stares at another period of gloom amid gunfights and clashes

The first week of 2018 began with a gunfight between Kashmiri militants and security forces, and the last week also witnessed killings in the same pattern. Both gunfights and deaths were followed by clashes between security forces and protesters.

Zakir Musa's aide among six militants killed in Pulwama encounter; army says war-like weapon stash recovered from terrorists
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Zakir Musa's aide among six militants killed in Pulwama encounter; army says war-like weapon stash recovered from terrorists

Security forces had launched a cordon and search operation in Arampora village in Awantipora area of Pulwama on Saturday morning following specific intelligence input about the presence of militants there

Pulwama encounter: Centre should keep development, aggressive army operations in tandem to prevent bloodsheds in Jammu and Kashmir
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Pulwama encounter: Centre should keep development, aggressive army operations in tandem to prevent bloodsheds in Jammu and Kashmir

Sections that back the government — Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh and the like — think just firing from all cylinders will break militancy in Kashmir. It might, but at a terrible cost that no civilised State should bear

Pulwama encounter demolishes facade of normalcy in J&K; politicians, separatists denounce civilian killings
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Pulwama encounter demolishes facade of normalcy in J&K; politicians, separatists denounce civilian killings

The sequence of events at Pulwama on Saturday morning derailed the "normalcy" facade which Jammu and Kashmir governor Satya Pal Malik has been trying to put up

Two militants killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore; internet services suspended
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Two militants killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore; internet services suspended

Two militants were killed in an encounter that started between security forces and militants at Baratkalan-Gund Mohalla of Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore on Wednesday. The search operation is currently underway.

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.

Jammu and Kashmir: Encounter rages between security forces and militants on outskirts of Srinagar
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Jammu and Kashmir: Encounter rages between security forces and militants on outskirts of Srinagar

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in the evening near the Srinagar-Bandipora road in Mujgund area on the city's outskirts, a police official said.