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Terrorist killed, army soldier injured in exchange of fire in Jammu and Kashmir’s Baramulla; area cordoned off by security forces
India

Terrorist killed, army soldier injured in exchange of fire in Jammu and Kashmir’s Baramulla; area cordoned off by security forces

One terrorist was gunned down in an exchange of fire that broke out between terrorists and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday.

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

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.

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

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.

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.

One militant killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district in encounter with security forces
India

One militant killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district in encounter with security forces

An unidentified militant was killed in an encounter with security forces in Handwara area of Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district, police said Friday. Security forces launched an operation based on credible inputs about the presence of terrorists in Pohrupeth in Handwara area Thursday evening, a police official said.

One militant killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district in encounter with security forces; gunfight still on
India

One militant killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district in encounter with security forces; gunfight still on

The encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama broke out after the militants fired upon security forces who retaliated. The security forces launched a cordon and search operation in the district.

Gunfight rages between 4-6 holed-up militants and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama
India

Gunfight rages between 4-6 holed-up militants and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama

A gunfight started on Saturday between a group of holed up militants and the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama District, police said.

Karan Nagar encounter: Operation enters final stage as security forces kill one of two terrorists in Srinagar
India

Karan Nagar encounter: Operation enters final stage as security forces kill one of two terrorists in Srinagar

The encounter between terrorists holed up in a building in Karan Nagar area of Srinagar and security forces resumed Tuesday morning after an overnight lull.

Encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara: One soldier, three LeT militants killed in gunfight
India

Encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara: One soldier, three LeT militants killed in gunfight

Three Lashkar-e-Taiba militants were killed on Tuesday in a gunfight with security forces in the Handwara area of Jammu and Kashmir Kupwara district, police said.

Bandipora encounter: Firing between militants, security personnel in Kashmir kills one terrorist
India

Bandipora encounter: Firing between militants, security personnel in Kashmir kills one terrorist

Early on Thursday morning, suspected militants and security personnel engaged in a gunfight in Bandipora district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Dhaka hostage crisis as it happened: After 13-hour seige, 13 rescued, six militants killed
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Dhaka hostage crisis as it happened: After 13-hour seige, 13 rescued, six militants killed

Footage available with the CNN network but not aired due to editorial concerns on the nature of bloodshed have reportedly showed many people wounded due to gunshots.

Bangladesh cracks down on Islamist militants, 3 killed in deadly gunfight
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Bangladesh cracks down on Islamist militants, 3 killed in deadly gunfight

Three Islamist militants were killed Tuesday in gunfights with police as authorities launched a nationwide crackdown on extremists blamed for a series of murders of minorities

Kashmir: Three Hizbul Mujahideen militants killed in Pulwama encounter
India

Kashmir: Three Hizbul Mujahideen militants killed in Pulwama encounter

Three militants were gunned down on Saturday in a fight with security forces in south Kashmir's Pulwama district, police said.

Mass shooting at playground in New Orleans leaves 16 persons injured, says police
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Mass shooting at playground in New Orleans leaves 16 persons injured, says police

A gunfight between two groups erupted on Sunday in a New Orleans park leaving 16 people wounded, police said.

Three militants killed after night-long gunfight in Kashmir
India

Three militants killed after night-long gunfight in Kashmir

Three militants were killed and an army soldier injured in a night-long gunfight in Kashmir's Kupwara district, an official said on Sunday .

Six alleged tiger poachers killed in gunfight by Bangladesh police
World

Six alleged tiger poachers killed in gunfight by Bangladesh police

Police on Sunday killed six suspected tiger poachers in the world's largest mangrove forest in southwestern Bangladesh, home to critically endangered Royal Bengal tigers.

21 dead, 10 wounded in wedding gunfight in Afghanistan
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21 dead, 10 wounded in wedding gunfight in Afghanistan

An Afghan official says that 21 people have been killed by gunmen who fought a gun battle during a wedding in a northern province.

Andhra Pradesh: 20 red sandalwood smugglers shot dead in encounter in Chittoor
India

Andhra Pradesh: 20 red sandalwood smugglers shot dead in encounter in Chittoor

At least 20 smugglers were killed on Tuesday in two gunfights with police in Andhra Pradesh's Chittoor district, police said.

He shot my teacher till she stopped crying: Pakistani children recall narrow escapes in Taliban slaughter
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He shot my teacher till she stopped crying: Pakistani children recall narrow escapes in Taliban slaughter

Reuters interviews with witnesses showed most victims were shot in the first hours of the assault when gunmen sprayed the premises with bullets in an indiscriminate massacre.

Heavy firing in Jammu and Kashmir just hours ahead of PM Modi's arrival
India

Heavy firing in Jammu and Kashmir just hours ahead of PM Modi's arrival

Heavy firing exchanges between the security forces and a militant started on Friday morning near the international border in Jammu and Kashmir, hours ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit.