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Manipur attack: Combing operations on for militants, border security to be augmented
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Manipur attack: Combing operations on for militants, border security to be augmented

The operation conducted jointly by Assam Rifles and state police will be on in the jungles surrounding the village of Sekhen where the ambush was laid on Saturday killing para-military forces

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

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

Govt bans NSCN-K, involved in Manipur attack, for five years
India

Govt bans NSCN-K, involved in Manipur attack, for five years

The government on Wednesday banned for five years Naga militant outfit NSCN-K, which has been involved in a series of attacks.

Myanmar surgical strike a 'lesson' to all militant groups, says government
India

Myanmar surgical strike a 'lesson' to all militant groups, says government

A day after Army carried out the first of its kind surgical strike in Myanmar, Government on Wednesday said India's response is a "lesson" to all militant groups that it will not hesitate in going beyond its borders to eliminate terrorists.

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: Attacks on security forces must be checked with firm hand, says President Mukherjee
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Manipur ambush: Attacks on security forces must be checked with firm hand, says President Mukherjee

Strongly condemning the terror attack on army personnel in Manipur, President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday said such random attacks on security forces performing their

Manipur ambush: Indian Army launches hunt for insurgents who killed 20 jawans, injured 11
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Manipur ambush: Indian Army launches hunt for insurgents who killed 20 jawans, injured 11

The Indian army launched an operation in Manipur on Friday to hunt tribal separatist guerrillas who killed at least 20 soldiers in the deadliest attack on security forces in the state in more than two decades.

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 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.

Manipur attack is very distressing: PM Narendra Modi
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Manipur attack is very distressing: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday described the "mindless" attack by insurgents in Manipur in which 20 soldiers were killed and 11 injured, as