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

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

Yogi Adityanath announces Rs 25 lakh ex-gratia each to kin of two CRPF jawans killed in Kupwara encounter
India

Yogi Adityanath announces Rs 25 lakh ex-gratia each to kin of two CRPF jawans killed in Kupwara encounter

Adityanath said the supreme sacrifice of these brave jawans will not go in vain and that the entire nation is standing with them.

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.

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.

Lance Naik Sandeep Singh, killed in Kupwara encounter, was part of team that carried out 2016 surgical strikes
India

Lance Naik Sandeep Singh, killed in Kupwara encounter, was part of team that carried out 2016 surgical strikes

Lance Naik Sandeep Singh reportedly gunned down three militants in Kupwara before being killed in an anti-infiltration operation that began on Saturday.

Kupwara encounter: All 5 terrorists killed were foreigners; search on for missing jawan, say cops
India

Kupwara encounter: All 5 terrorists killed were foreigners; search on for missing jawan, say cops

All 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

Security forces neutralise 5 militants in fresh encounter in Kupwara; 2 policemen, 3 army jawans killed
India

Security forces neutralise 5 militants in fresh encounter in Kupwara; 2 policemen, 3 army jawans killed

Five 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.

Jammu and Kashmir: Student killed in Kupwara encounter, villagers erupt in protest
India

Jammu and Kashmir: Student killed in Kupwara encounter, villagers erupt in protest

Protests 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.

Kashmir CM Mehbooba Mufti pays tribute to soldiers killed in Kupwara encounter
India

Kashmir CM Mehbooba Mufti pays tribute to soldiers killed in Kupwara encounter

Mehbooba 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.

Rajnath Singh to visit Jammu and Kashmir on Friday to review security situation
India

Rajnath Singh to visit Jammu and Kashmir on Friday to review security situation

Rajnath 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.

Violent protests in Kashmir after security forces kill Hizbul militant
India

Violent protests in Kashmir after security forces kill Hizbul militant

Security forces on Tuesday shot dead a top Hizbul Mujahideen militant in Jammu and Kashmir, triggering violent protests in Sopore to which he belonged.

Kupwara encounter: Militants affiliated to Lashkar-e-Taiba, says Army
India

Kupwara encounter: Militants affiliated to Lashkar-e-Taiba, says Army

The militants, who were killed in two separate encounters in Kupwara on Thursday were affiliated to Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), the army claimed on Friday

Security forces kill six militants in two separate encounters in north Kashmir
India

Security forces kill six militants in two separate encounters in north Kashmir

Three militants were on Thursday killed in an encounter with security forces in Lolab area of north Kashmir's Kupwara district.

Suspected militants kill a 28-year-old in Kupwara
India

Suspected militants kill a 28-year-old in Kupwara

Police has registered a case and started investigations and a hunt has been launched to nab the alleged militants behind his murder.

Restrictions, shutdown continue for fifth day as tension grips Kashmir
India

Restrictions, shutdown continue for fifth day as tension grips Kashmir

Authorities have decided to continue the curfew-like restrictions in parts of Srinagar and parts of Kashmir areas as tension gripped the Valley on Saturday