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Encounter in Pulwama: One jawan, three terrorists killed in encounter with security forces in Dalipora
India

Encounter in Pulwama: One jawan, three terrorists killed in encounter with security forces in Dalipora

Three terrorists were gunned down by security forces while a jawan lost his life during an encounter that broke out on Thursday morning in Dalipora area of Pulwama district

Two Naxals killed in encounter with DRG in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Sukma district; one member of security personnel injured
India

Two Naxals killed in encounter with DRG in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Sukma district; one member of security personnel injured

Two naxals were killed while a security personnel was injured on Tuesday in an encounter in a forest in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Sukma district

Anti-Maoist operations will be stepped up in Odisha, surrendered insurgents will be rehabilitated, says DGP RP Sharma
India

Anti-Maoist operations will be stepped up in Odisha, surrendered insurgents will be rehabilitated, says DGP RP Sharma

The Odisha police has decided to step up operations against the Maoists and bring in necessary changes in the strategy to deal with the Naxalites.

Indian Army convoy attacked by militants in Jammu and Kashmir; jawan injured as encounter continues
India

Indian Army convoy attacked by militants in Jammu and Kashmir; jawan injured as encounter continues

Militants attacked an army convoy in Qazigund area of Anantnag district in Jammu and Kashmir, leaving a soldier injured, ANI reported.

As India celebrates 70th Infantry Day, Narendra Modi and others extend greetings to Indian Army
India

As India celebrates 70th Infantry Day, Narendra Modi and others extend greetings to Indian Army

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday extended his greetings to the Indian Army on the 70th Infantry Day.

One jawan killed in J&K after Pakistan Army resorts to sniping in Krishna Ghati sector of Poonch
India

One jawan killed in J&K after Pakistan Army resorts to sniping in Krishna Ghati sector of Poonch

A jawan was killed in Bhimber Gali after the Pakistan Army resorted to sniping along LoC in Balakote sector of Poonch district on Tuesday.

CRPF jawan commits suicide in Chattisgarh's Sukma district
India

CRPF jawan commits suicide in Chattisgarh's Sukma district

A 41-year-old jawan of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) allegedly committed suicide on Sunday by shooting himself in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district.

Indian Army officer shot dead by jawan in Kashmir's Uri: Junior was rebuked for using cellphone on duty
India

Indian Army officer shot dead by jawan in Kashmir's Uri: Junior was rebuked for using cellphone on duty

An Indian Army officer of Rashtriya Rifles was shot dead by a jawan on Tuesday following an altercation between the two, media reports said

Special task force jawan injured in gun-battle with Naxals in Chhattisgarh, dies
India

Special task force jawan injured in gun-battle with Naxals in Chhattisgarh, dies

A Special Task Force (STF) jawan, who was critically injured late on Sunday evening in an encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Bijapur district, died on Monday

Miffed with attacks on soldiers in Kashmir, ex-Indian Armyman's wife sends 56-inch blouse to Modi
India

Miffed with attacks on soldiers in Kashmir, ex-Indian Armyman's wife sends 56-inch blouse to Modi

A former soldier's wife, shaken by recent attacks on Indian troops by Pakistan, has sent a 56-inch blouse to Prime Minister Narendra Modi in an apparent reference to claims that he had a 56-inch chest, largely seen as a symbol of courage.

Kashmir: Militants attack SSB convoy in Zakura near Srinagar, one jawan martyred, eight injured
India

Kashmir: Militants attack SSB convoy in Zakura near Srinagar, one jawan martyred, eight injured

Militants attacked three SSB vehicles which were part of a patrol party in Zakura, near Srinagar injuring four jawans

CISF jawan allegedly commits suicide with wife, daughter
India

CISF jawan allegedly commits suicide with wife, daughter

A jawan of the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) and his wife allegedly hanged themselves and their eight months old daughter at Manikpur area of South East Coal Fields Ltd in Korba district of Chhattisgarh

Chhattisgarh encounter: Four naxals killed, 1 jawan injured
India

Chhattisgarh encounter: Four naxals killed, 1 jawan injured

Four Naxals, including a 'commander-rank' woman cadre, were on Wednesday gunned down while a jawan was injured in an encounter between security personnel and the ultras in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district.

Kupwara Jawan injured in encounter succumbs to injuries on Sunday
Politics

Kupwara Jawan injured in encounter succumbs to injuries on Sunday

A jawan, who was injured in a fierce gunbattle with militants in Kupwara on Saturday, succumbed to injuries on Sunday, a defence official said.

Arunachal Pradesh: Jawan dies during training, Army says not a case of 'mutiny'
India

Arunachal Pradesh: Jawan dies during training, Army says not a case of 'mutiny'

An army jawan died during a routine training activity in Arunachal Pradesh, following which a few of his colleagues roughed up a Captain

SSB jawan on poll duty commits suicide in West Bengal
India

SSB jawan on poll duty commits suicide in West Bengal

A jawan of border guarding force SSB, deployed for election duties in Cooch Behar district of West Bengal committed suicide on 9 May.

CoBRA jawan injured in face-off with naxals in Chhattisgarh
India

CoBRA jawan injured in face-off with naxals in Chhattisgarh

A CoBRA (Commando Battalion for Resolute Action) jawan was on Tuesday injured in an exchange of fire with naxals in the dense forests of Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Bijapur district, police said.

Minor's gangrape case: Jawan remanded to four days police custody
India

Minor's gangrape case: Jawan remanded to four days police custody

he army jawan, who was arrested in connection with the alleged gangrape of a teenager inside a compartment of moving Howrah-Amritsar Express, has been remanded to police custody for four days by a local court on Tuesday.

Accidental firing kills Jawan in J&K's Poonch district
India

Accidental firing kills Jawan in J&K's Poonch district

An army jawan died on Tuesday allegedly after his service rifle went off accidentally in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.