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Jan 03, 2019
Indian forces killed 260 ultras, neutralised top militant commanders in Jammu and Kashmir in 2018; 100 soldiers lost livesSecurity forces achieved major success in Jammu and Kashmir in 2018 as they eliminated top militant commanders including Lashkar-e-Taiba chief Naveed Jatt and also 260 ultras but nearly 100 soldiers had to lay down their lives in the line of duty.
Dec 31, 2018
New Year flushed with promise world over, but Kashmir stares at another period of gloom amid gunfights and clashesThe first week of 2018 began with a gunfight between Kashmiri militants and security forces, and the last week also witnessed killings in the same pattern. Both gunfights and deaths were followed by clashes between security forces and protesters.
Dec 29, 2018
Bangladesh to elect new govt tomorrow: 6 lakh security personnel deployed, vehicular movement to be restricted during pollingClashes have gripped Bangladesh, a Muslim majority country of 165 million, in the run-up to the polls. Thirteen people have been killed and thousands injured in skirmishes between supporters of Hasina's ruling Awami League and activists of the opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP).
Dec 24, 2018
Militant killings in Jammu and Kashmir this year rose 70%; a steady network of informers allowed spikeSince June, hardly a week has gone by in Jammu and Kashmir without a militant casualty. Till 23 December, at least 247 militants were killed, nearly all of them too poorly trained to understand the intricacies of guerrilla warfare.
Dec 17, 2018
'My son was my only asset': Pulwama encounter claimed life of a 14-year-old, son of a man who helped those injured in clashesAqib Bashir's family claimed security forces had opened fire in Pulwama with the aim to kill even after the encounter in Sirnoo area was over, but the police said youth had tried to disrupt their operations.
Dec 09, 2018
Mujgund encounter: Three LeT militants killed in gunfight near Srinagar; five jawans injured in 18-hour gunfightSecurity forces were carrying out a cordon and search operation near Srinagar-Bandipora road in Mujgund area on Saturday evening when the militants in hiding fired at the search party.
Nov 02, 2018
One militant killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district in encounter with security forcesAn 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.
Oct 25, 2018
Sabzar Ahmad Sofi's death signals urgent need to weed out 'handlers' turning Kashmiri students to militantsWithin hours of the gunfight in which Sabraz Ahmad Sofi was killed, photographs of him looking "dashing" flooded social media first and mainstream media soon after, as it happened in the case of Burhan Wani in 2016 and more recently after PhD scholar Manan Wani's killing.
Oct 17, 2018
Three terrorists killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Srinagar; one policeman dead, four others injuredThree terrorists and one police personnel were killed in a gunfight that started early on Wednesday in the Fateh Kadal area of Srinagar in Jammu and Kashmir.
Sep 27, 2018
Three encounters on in Jammu & Kashmir; 2 militants gunned down in Budgam, soldier among 2 killed in DooruWith three simultaneous encounters underway in Jammu and Kashmir between security forces and militants, an army soldier, a civilian, and a militant have been killed.