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Afghanistan: Suicide bomber, extremists attack govt building in Kabul; 43 killed, 10 injured
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Afghanistan: Suicide bomber, extremists attack govt building in Kabul; 43 killed, 10 injured

It was the deadliest assault in Kabul since a suicide bomber blew himself up in the middle of a religious gathering last month, killing at least 55 people.

Afghanistan: 12 people including four security forces killed in Kabul suicide bombing; Taliban claims attack on convoy
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Afghanistan: 12 people including four security forces killed in Kabul suicide bombing; Taliban claims attack on convoy

In November Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani said nearly 30,000 soldiers and police officers have been killed since 2015 - a figure far higher than anything previously acknowledged.

Tamil Nadu BJP MP claims Naxal and Maoists have infiltrated state; AMMK, AIADMK rubbish allegations
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Tamil Nadu BJP MP claims Naxal and Maoists have infiltrated state; AMMK, AIADMK rubbish allegations

Union Minister of State for Shipping Pon Radhakrishnan, who is the only BJP MP from Tamil Nadu has made serious allegations of Naxal and Maoist infiltration in Tamil Nadu.

Nagaland ambush leaves two Assam Rifles soldiers dead, four injured; insurgent hand suspected
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Nagaland ambush leaves two Assam Rifles soldiers dead, four injured; insurgent hand suspected

The six Assam Rifles troops were attacked around 3 pm in Nagaland's Mon district.

Former Army lieutenant general JR Mukherjee says insurgency likely to increase in North East after Doka La
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Former Army lieutenant general JR Mukherjee says insurgency likely to increase in North East after Doka La

Whenever India has annoyed China or there has been a border-related issue between the two countries, it (China) has aided insurgents in the North East, Mukherjee told newspersons in Kolkata commenting on the possible fallout of the 74-day stand-off with the Chinese at Doka La in the Sikkim sector

Afghanistan security forces kill 26 armed insurgents in 24 hours in country-wide operations
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Afghanistan security forces kill 26 armed insurgents in 24 hours in country-wide operations

At least 26 armed insurgents have been killed and 16 injured since security forces in Afghanistan launched operations across country over the past 24 hours

Tribal groups stage protests in Manipur after grenade lobbed at shop in Ukhrul district
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Tribal groups stage protests in Manipur after grenade lobbed at shop in Ukhrul district

Tribals in Manipur's Ukhrul district staged a protest against the lobbing of a hand grenade on Friday night in the heart of the district headquarters

US working with NATO, India to make sure there are no terrorist safe havens in Pakistan
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US working with NATO, India to make sure there are no terrorist safe havens in Pakistan

US wants to make sure that there are no terrorist safe havens in Pakistan and is working with NATO members and India to make Islamabad cut insurgents off

Rohingya crisis: Buddhists in Rakhine mistrust foreign aid workers; relief for refugees hampered
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Rohingya crisis: Buddhists in Rakhine mistrust foreign aid workers; relief for refugees hampered

Relief agencies struggling to reach hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims displaced by strife in northwestern Myanmar are facing rising hostility from ethnic Rakhine Buddhists

Rohingya Crisis: At least 2,70,000 refugees fled Myanmar in past two weeks, says UN
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Rohingya Crisis: At least 2,70,000 refugees fled Myanmar in past two weeks, says UN

An estimated 270,000 Rohingya refugees have fled Myanmar in past two weeks to Bangladesh where two existing refugee camps are “bursting at the seams”, the UN said

Manipur: Police launches manhunt to nab militants involved in killing of alleged rapist
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Manipur: Police launches manhunt to nab militants involved in killing of alleged rapist

The Manipur government is facing a unique problem of militants killing persons accused of rape and other heinous crimes against women

Hezbollah says manhunt for militants hiding in Syrian refugee camps will make borders safer
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Hezbollah says manhunt for militants hiding in Syrian refugee camps will make borders safer

Lebanon's Hezbollah said on Friday that a widescale army manhunt for militants hiding inside Syrian refugee camps in a border town was to protect against the threat posed by fighters infiltrating from across from Syria

Jammu and Kashmir: Infiltration bid foiled in Poonch sector, one terrorist killed
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Jammu and Kashmir: Infiltration bid foiled in Poonch sector, one terrorist killed

The army troops had noticed suspicious movement on the LoC in Krishna Ghati sector. One terrorist was killed whose identity is yet to be ascertained.

Manipur's Biren Singh calls surrender policy for militants 'a total failure'
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Manipur's Biren Singh calls surrender policy for militants 'a total failure'

"It is disappointing that there is no supervision over the outfits which have joined the national mainstream. Thas rendered the surrender policy meaningless."

Kabul attack: Gunmen hit Afghanistan's largest military hospital; no casualties reported so far
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Kabul attack: Gunmen hit Afghanistan's largest military hospital; no casualties reported so far

An explosion and gunfire rattled Kabul's diplomatic district Wednesday as insurgents dressed as doctors attacked Afghanistan's largest military hospital, officials said.

UN condemns Thai insurgents for seizing hospital during attack on security forces
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UN condemns Thai insurgents for seizing hospital during attack on security forces

The UN condemned insurgents in Thailand's deep south today for seizing a hospital during a recent attack on security forces in the Muslim majority region

Five NSCN (K) insurgents involved in ambush in Manipur arrested
India

Five NSCN (K) insurgents involved in ambush in Manipur arrested

The army have arrested five insurgents of NSCN (Khaplang) involved in the 4 June ambush of a military convoy in Manipur's Chandel district.

Insurgents, militants funded by drug and fake currency trade: Assam ADGP
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Insurgents, militants funded by drug and fake currency trade: Assam ADGP

Insurgent and militant groups in the country, including those in the north east get huge funds from illicit trade in drugs and fake currency, Assam Additional Director General of Police Mukul Sahay said on Tuesday.

NSCN(K), KYKL insurgents had been killed during 4 June ambush, says Manipur govt
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NSCN(K), KYKL insurgents had been killed during 4 June ambush, says Manipur govt

Two insurgents were killed during the 4 June ambush on armymen in Chandel district of Manipur, said the state government.

Army strikes back, kills 20 militants 'responsible' for Manipur massacre in Myanmar
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Army strikes back, kills 20 militants 'responsible' for Manipur massacre in Myanmar

In the first such cross-border operation, special forces of the army in coordination with the air force today carried out a surgical strike inside Myanmar, killing nearly 20 insurgents of the groups believed to be responsible for the deadly ambush in Manipur that killed 18 soldiers.