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What prompted militant ambush on security forces in Manipur leaving seven dead
India

What prompted militant ambush on security forces in Manipur leaving seven dead

The People's Liberation Army, possibly the best-trained, equipped and second largest among all separatist groups in the region, teamed up with a lesser-known Naga group named Manipur Naga People's Front to execute the latest ambush

A freedom fighter's grandson who led anti-drug campaigns: Who was slain officer Viplav Tripathi
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A freedom fighter's grandson who led anti-drug campaigns: Who was slain officer Viplav Tripathi

Colonel Tripathi had gone to a forward camp along with his family and was returning when his convoy was ambushed on Saturday

Army vows to hit back hard on Manipur militants
India

Army vows to hit back hard on Manipur militants

The Army on Monday vowed to hit back hard on the militants who carried out an ambush which killed six Assam Rifles.

NIA announces bounty to capture NSCN-K top brass involved in Manipur attack
India

NIA announces bounty to capture NSCN-K top brass involved in Manipur attack

NIA announced a cash reward of Rs 7 lakh for information leading to arrest of SS Khaplang, Chief of NSCN-K.

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

NIA identifies 14 militants who carried out the ambush in Manipur
India

NIA identifies 14 militants who carried out the ambush in Manipur

As many as 14 Naga insurgent group that carried out the audacious attack on Army personnel killing 18 of them last month in Manipur have been identified.

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.

Pakistan take note, Myanmar strike reflects Modi govt's zero tolerance, says BJP
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Pakistan take note, Myanmar strike reflects Modi govt's zero tolerance, says BJP

The BJP on Wednesday hailed Army's pre-dawn surgical strike inside Myanmar killing 38 Naga insurgents and said it reflects the Narendra Modi government's policy of 'zero tolerance' towards terrorism, from which all terror groups as well as Pakistan should draw lessons.

Done being a soft state: Indian Army playing avenger in Myanmar is a message to China, Pakistan
India

Done being a soft state: Indian Army playing avenger in Myanmar is a message to China, Pakistan

The fact that Indian Army reached out across the Myanmar border (as well as into Nagaland) and attacked separatist forces in their hideouts is quite remarkable.

Manipur ambush: Army recovers second body of insurgent
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Manipur ambush: Army recovers second body of insurgent

The Army recovered the second body of an insurgent, who was injured in an ambush on an Army convoy in Chandel district of Manipur on 4 June, from a

Suspected NSCN(K) militants fire at Assam Rifles camp in Arunachal Pradesh
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Suspected NSCN(K) militants fire at Assam Rifles camp in Arunachal Pradesh

Suspected NSCN (K) militants on Sunday fired at an Assam Rifles (AR) camp in remote Lazu area in Tirap district of Arunachal Pradesh, three days after the

SS Khaplang led NSCN-K suspected to be behind Manipur ambush
India

SS Khaplang led NSCN-K suspected to be behind Manipur ambush

Dominant Naga insurgent group NSCN-K, headed by Myanmar-based S S Khaplang, is suspected to be involved in the ambush of an army convoy in Manipur

Here's a guide to newly-formed insurgent group UNLFW that killed 20 jawans in Manipur
India

Here's a guide to newly-formed insurgent group UNLFW that killed 20 jawans in Manipur

Armed with rocket-propeller grenades (RPGs) and improvised explosive devices (IEDs), insurgents ambushed a military convoy in Manipur's Chandel district on Thursday. The ambush left 20 Armymen dead and 11 others injured.

Manipur terror attack: Army chief Dalbir Singh Suhag rushes to Imphal
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Manipur terror attack: Army chief Dalbir Singh Suhag rushes to Imphal

Army Chief General Dalbir Singh Suhag on Friday rushed to Imphal as security forces intensified their operations in Manipur.

Manipur attack: We are with you in this hour of tragedy, Rahul tells families of jawans
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Manipur attack: We are with you in this hour of tragedy, Rahul tells families of jawans

"We stand with each of them in this hour of tragedy," Rahul Gandhi said on Thursday offering condolences to the families of 20 Army jawans killed in an ambush by insurgents in Manipur.