In the aftermath of Pulwama attack on CRPF troops, scores of Kashmiri youths have been arrested in night raids
Five days after the Pulwama attack, a large number of armed forces personnel carried out a midnight raid at the house of a labourer, Mehraj-ud-in Chopan
In Manipur, repealing AFSPA takes a backseat as political leaders shift focus to Citizenship (Amendment) Bill
In contrast to the recent elections in Manipur, AFSPA takes a back seat as civil societies and families continue their decades-long wait for justice
LeT militants kill 12-yr-old after holding him captive in Kashmir's Hajin; 'it's not jihad, but ignorance' says boy's family
LeT militants killed a 12-year-old boy after taking him hostage when security forces chanced upon them during a search and cordon operation Hajin area of Kashmir
Encounter in Jammu and Kashmir: Two JeM terrorists killed in Baramulla; one militant dies in Shopian
Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Imamsahib area of Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian, following information about the presence of militants there. a gunfight ensued.
Satya Pal Malik calls political parties that support separatists 'anti-national' after PDP, NC criticise ban on Jamaat-e-Islami
Satya Pal Malik expressed concern that innocent youngsters are being led to believe that sacrificing their lives will lead to paradise which they are gullibly believing.
Two cadres of the proscribed militant outfit People's Liberation Army (PLA) were arrested by security forces in Manipur's Imphal East district
Kulgam encounter: Senior J&K Police official, army jawan killed in gunfight during counter-insurgency operation
Aman Kumar Thakur, a senior official in the Jammu and Kashmir Police, was killed after being hit by a bullet in the head during an encounter in Kulgam.
Pulwama backlash shows there's no safe place in India for my people: The account of a distressed Kashmiri writer
We, in Kashmir, have been living in a perilous situation where every moment of life is given like a bonus to us
Pulwama aftermath: Pakistan bans Hafiz Saeed-led JuD and its charity wing Falah-e-Insaniat Foundation
The US Department of the Treasury has designated its chief Saeed as a Specially Designated Global Terrorist.
Pulwama aftermath: Trolls, right-wing groups target Kashmiri students across country over 'anti-India' posts
Last Thursday, over 40 CRPF personnel lost their lives in one of the worst terror attacks on Indian security forces in Pulwama, Jammu and Kashmir.
Political vacuum in Jammu and Kashmir has given rise to incidents like Pulwama attack: Counter-terror expert Ajai Sahni
Dr Ajai Sahni, executive director of the Institute for Conflict Management is a counter-terrorism expert who focuses on terrorism in South Asia. He feels that only a political initiative in the Valley will help curb terrorism
Two terrorists killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam; identities of militants yet to be ascertained
The police has advised citizens not to venture inside the encounter zone in Budgam's Gopalpora, as it can prove dangerous due to stray explosive materials.
Republic Day ban on Kashmiri journalists part of state government's longstanding effort to scare scribes into silence
On Republic Day, several veteran journalists were denied entry into the stadium in Srinagar, where Khursheed Ganai, unfurled the National Flag and saluted it
Republic Day 2019: Army chief General Bipin Rawat to receive Param Vishisht Sewa Medal for 'distinguished services'
The government has decided to honour Army Chief General Bipin Rawat with the Param Vishisht Sewa Medal for his distinguished services on Republic Day, 26 January.
Militant-turned-soldier Lance Naik Nazir Wani, who was killed in an encounter in Shopian, to be posthumously awarded Ashok Chakra
Lance Naik Nazir Wani, who was killed in an encounter with militants in the Kashmir Valley, will posthumously be awarded this year's Ashok Chakra, India's highest peacetime gallantry award.
Al-Badr chief Zeenat-ul-Islam, killed in Kulgam encounter, acted like 'Pied Piper' to expand group's South Kashmir base
Zeenat-ul-Islam, one of the longest-surviving leaders of new age militancy, joined Al-Badr in November last year, saying that other outfits were "doing well" and he wanted "to strength and popularise the group".
Jammu and Kashmir election officials, political parties urge MHA to hold simultaneous polls in April as withdrawal of CRPF continues
Fearing low voter turnout due to the escalation of violence in Jammu Kashmir and the recent snowfall which has cut-off most areas in south Kashmir, political parties and election officials in the state have urged the Ministry of Home Affairs to hold simultaneous state Assembly and Lok Sabha polls in April
Jammu and Kashmir saw more killings of jihadists, but also more local recruits in 2018; new year to bring new challenges
As the new year arrives, new challenges are in store for the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir, including the conduct of the general elections.
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Virat Kohli needs to ensure his bowlers stay fit and fresh for the forthcoming Sydney Test and beyond.
India is increasingly facing internal security threats from the illegal arms manufacturers because the inflow of weapons to neighbouring Bangladesh and Myanmar have come down considerably after the border security was beefed up