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Nov 02, 2018
One militant killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district in encounter with security forcesAn 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.
Oct 11, 2018
Three militants trapped in ongoing encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Handwara town; schools, colleges shutAn encounter is ongoing between terrorists and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district on Thursday morning.
Sep 25, 2018
Lance Naik Sandeep Singh, killed in Kupwara encounter, was part of team that carried out 2016 surgical strikesLance Naik Sandeep Singh reportedly gunned down three militants in Kupwara before being killed in an anti-infiltration operation that began on Saturday.
Mar 22, 2018
Kupwara encounter: All 5 terrorists killed were foreigners; search on for missing jawan, say copsAll the five suspected Lashker-e-Toiba terrorists killed in the 48-hour long Kupwara encounter in north Kashmir were foreigners, the police said today even as the security forces launched a search operation in a dense forest area to locate a missing Army jawan
Mar 21, 2018
Security forces neutralise 5 militants in fresh encounter in Kupwara; 2 policemen, 3 army jawans killedFive security forces personnel, including two army jawans, were killed on Wednesday in an ongoing encounter in the dense forests of the frontier district of Kupwara in Jammu and Kashmir, officials said.ay.
Aug 24, 2017
Jammu and Kashmir: Student killed in Kupwara encounter, villagers erupt in protestProtests broke out at a village in north Kashmir's Kupwara district on Thursday morning as locals claimed that a youth killed in an encounter with security forces on Tuesday was not a militant but a student who had gone missing a day before.
Apr 28, 2017
Kashmir CM Mehbooba Mufti pays tribute to soldiers killed in Kupwara encounterMehbooba Mufti and her deputy Nirmal Singh paid rich tribute to a Captain and two other soldiers who were killed in an encounter in Kupwara district.
Jun 30, 2016
Rajnath Singh to visit Jammu and Kashmir on Friday to review security situationRajnath Singh is expected to visit Jammu and Kashmir on Friday to take firsthand stock of security situation in the Kashmir Valley ahead of the Amarnath Yatra.
Jun 28, 2016
Violent protests in Kashmir after security forces kill Hizbul militantSecurity forces on Tuesday shot dead a top Hizbul Mujahideen militant in Jammu and Kashmir, triggering violent protests in Sopore to which he belonged.
Jun 24, 2016
Kupwara encounter: Militants affiliated to Lashkar-e-Taiba, says ArmyThe militants, who were killed in two separate encounters in Kupwara on Thursday were affiliated to Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), the army claimed on Friday