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Jammu and Kashmir: 4 militants killed, 1 held in separate encounters during anti-terrorism operation
India

Jammu and Kashmir: 4 militants killed, 1 held in separate encounters during anti-terrorism operation

Two Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorists, including a Pakistani national, and a member of proscribed terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba were among those killed

One militant killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara; security forces recover arms, ammunition from site
India

One militant killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara; security forces recover arms, ammunition from site

Security forces gunned down a militant during an encounter that broke out in Handwara area of Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district on Thursday morning.

Pulwama encounter: Two Hizbul Mujahideen militants killed, civilian injured in 12-hour operation in J&K's Tral area
India

Pulwama encounter: Two Hizbul Mujahideen militants killed, civilian injured in 12-hour operation in J&K's Tral area

One terrorist was killed on Tuesday in an encounter, which broke out late on Monday, in the Tral area of Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district.

Busy with Narendra Modi's Sankalp Rally in Patna, Bihar ministers skip receiving body of CRPF jawan killed in Kupwara
Politics

Busy with Narendra Modi's Sankalp Rally in Patna, Bihar ministers skip receiving body of CRPF jawan killed in Kupwara

The absence of senior leaders and ministers from the Nitish Kumar-led NDA government was conspicuous when the body of CRPF inspector Pintu Kumar Singh was brought to Patna airport on Sunday.

Handwara encounter ends after 56-hour gunfight; two militants, five security personnel, one civilian killed
India

Handwara encounter ends after 56-hour gunfight; two militants, five security personnel, one civilian killed

Based on credible input about the presence of terrorists in Baba Gund area of Kralgund in Handwara, a cordon and search operation was launched jointly by police and the security forces in the area on Friday.

Aligarh Muslim University suspends 3 students for trying to hold prayer meet for killed Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Manan Wani
India

Aligarh Muslim University suspends 3 students for trying to hold prayer meet for killed Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Manan Wani

Aligarh Muslim University Registrar Dr Abdul Hamid on Thursday informed that Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Manan Wani was rusticated from the University and that the varsity had no knowledge of his know-how ever since.

Three militants trapped in ongoing encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara town; schools, colleges shut
India

Three militants trapped in ongoing encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara town; schools, colleges shut

An encounter is ongoing between terrorists and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district on Thursday morning.

Territorial Army soldier killed by militants posing as reporters in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam
India

Territorial Army soldier killed by militants posing as reporters in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam

Militants, who were posing as reporters, shot dead a Territorial Army soldier, Mukhtar Ahmad Malik on Monday. Malik had gone home to grieve the death of his son in a road accident a few days ago, in Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.

One militant killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara during encounter with security forces
India

One militant killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara during encounter with security forces

The security forces cornered two to three militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara town during the encounter.

Encounter breaks out between security forces, militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara; no casualties reported
India

Encounter breaks out between security forces, militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara; no casualties reported

An encounter between a joint team of police and army and suspected militants is underway in the Batpora area of Handwara district in Jammu and Kashmir.

Handwara encounter: 3 Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Unisoo village; civilian dies in crossfire
India

Handwara encounter: 3 Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Unisoo village; civilian dies in crossfire

Three terrorists were gunned down and one civilian was killed during an overnight anti-insurgency operation in a village in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara town

Kashmir unrest: Army chief warns of tough action against local stone-pelters
India

Kashmir unrest: Army chief warns of tough action against local stone-pelters

Acknowledging that the hostile conduct of locals was causing higher casualties in the Kashmir valley, Army chief Bipin Rawat on Wednesday warned those attacking security forces during anti-militancy operations of "tough action".