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Hizbul Mujahideen militant killed in encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district
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Hizbul Mujahideen militant killed in encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Babgund area of the south Kashmir district during the night after inputs of the presence of militants in the area.

Unidentified gunmen shot dead Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind militant in Pulwama district, says Jammu and Kashmir Police
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Unidentified gunmen shot dead Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind militant in Pulwama district, says Jammu and Kashmir Police

Unidentified gunmen shot dead a militant belonging to the 'Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind' - an affiliate of Al-Qaeda in the valley led by Zakir Musa

Police releases father of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Riyaz Naikoo after detaining him for 2 days
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Police releases father of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Riyaz Naikoo after detaining him for 2 days

Assadullah Naikoo, 70, father of the Hizbul Operational Commander Riyaz Naikoo, was arrested in Pulwama district. In vengeance, militants in south Kashmir abducted 11 relatives of policemen.

Militants target army patrol party in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district; no casualties reported in firing, petrol bomb attack
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Militants target army patrol party in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district; no casualties reported in firing, petrol bomb attack

Militants hurled a petrol bomb and fired indiscriminately at an army patrol party in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Security forces arrest militant, overground worker from Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama, Baramulla districts
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Security forces arrest militant, overground worker from Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama, Baramulla districts

A militant and an over-ground worker have been arrested from Pulwama and Baramulla districts of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.

Burhan Wani death anniversary: Restrictions imposed, security heightened in Jammu and Kashmir to maintain law and order
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Burhan Wani death anniversary: Restrictions imposed, security heightened in Jammu and Kashmir to maintain law and order

Wani, a resident of Tral, was killed in an encounter with security forces in the Kokernag area of south Kashmir's Anantnag district on 8 July, 2016.

Security forces recover militant's body a day after gunfight kills four in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district
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Security forces recover militant's body a day after gunfight kills four in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district

The body of a militant who was killed in a gunfight with the security forces a day before in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district, was recovered on Saturday, police said.

Jammu and Kashmir attacks: Army jawan, civilian killed by terrorists in Pulwama; militants trigger IED blast in Shopian
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Jammu and Kashmir attacks: Army jawan, civilian killed by terrorists in Pulwama; militants trigger IED blast in Shopian

Militants on Monday triggered an IED blast in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir, targeting an Army vehicle, officials said.

Jammu and Kashmir Police arrests woman 'suicide bomber' planning to disrupt Republic Day celebrations in Valley
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Jammu and Kashmir Police arrests woman 'suicide bomber' planning to disrupt Republic Day celebrations in Valley

Jammu and Kashmir Police nabbed a woman 'suicide bomber' on Friday, a day after high alert was sounded in the Valley

Militants storm CRPF camp in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district; one jawan killed, two others injured
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Militants storm CRPF camp in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district; one jawan killed, two others injured

Two heavily armed militants stormed a CRPF camp in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday, killing a personnel and leaving two others injured.

Teacher couple sacked on wedding day in Jammu and Kashmir, school says duo's 'romance could affect students'
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Teacher couple sacked on wedding day in Jammu and Kashmir, school says duo's 'romance could affect students'

A teacher couple working in Jammu and Kashmir was sacked with the school management claiming their "romance could adversely affect the students"

Jammu and Kashmir: Special Police Officer shot dead by militants in Pulwama, hunt to nab assailants on
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Jammu and Kashmir: Special Police Officer shot dead by militants in Pulwama, hunt to nab assailants on

Thirty-eight-year-old Special Police Officer (SPO) Haleem Gujjar was shot dead by militants in Tral area of Pulwama district in Jammu and Kashmir.

Jammu and Kashmir: Three civilians killed, 30 injured in Tral as militants hurl grenade near bus stand
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Jammu and Kashmir: Three civilians killed, 30 injured in Tral as militants hurl grenade near bus stand

Jammu and Kashmir minister Naeem Akhtar escaped unhurt as militants hurled a grenade at bus stand in Tral in Pulwama, killing two civilians and injuring six

'Losing sight in Kashmir': Pellets force Kashmiri youths to drop out of schools and give up jobs
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'Losing sight in Kashmir': Pellets force Kashmiri youths to drop out of schools and give up jobs

The pellets scarred his body and, despite multiple surgeries, he was unable to regain vision in right eye.

Hizbul Mujahideen names Mohammad Bin Qasim as new commander in Kashmir after Yasin Yatoo's encounter
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Hizbul Mujahideen names Mohammad Bin Qasim as new commander in Kashmir after Yasin Yatoo's encounter

The Hizbul Mujahideen militant outfit has named Mohammad Bin Qasim as its new commander in Kashmir following the killing of Yasin Yatoo on Sunday.

Jammu and Kashmir: Army jawan absconds from Baramulla camp with AK-47, search operation on
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Jammu and Kashmir: Army jawan absconds from Baramulla camp with AK-47, search operation on

An Army jawan has gone missing along with his service rifle from a camp in Baramulla district of north Kashmir

Security forces kill three LeT militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama
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Security forces kill three LeT militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama

Security forces on Thursday gunned down three Lashkar-e-Taiba militants in an encounter that lasted for over six hours in Pulwama district of South Kashmir

Kashmir unrest: Situation tense but under control after Sabzar Ahmad Bhat's killing
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Kashmir unrest: Situation tense but under control after Sabzar Ahmad Bhat's killing

The situation in Kashmir remained tense but under control with authorities imposing curfew-like restrictions in most parts of the valley on Sunday, fearing that the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Sabzar Bhat would spark trouble in the state.

Kashmir unrest: Video of PoK anthem played ahead of cricket match goes viral, police to probe
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Kashmir unrest: Video of PoK anthem played ahead of cricket match goes viral, police to probe

The video, shot at Pulwama district stadium on Sunday, shows two teams lined up before the start of the final match of a cricket tournament.

Kashmir: Heavily-armed militants attack PDP's minister's home in Anantnag, top cop says motive was to snatch weapons
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Kashmir: Heavily-armed militants attack PDP's minister's home in Anantnag, top cop says motive was to snatch weapons

Suspected militants on Sunday night attacked the ancestral residence of Jammu and Kashmir minister Farooq Andrabi in South Kashmir's Anantnag District, injuring two policemen.