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Two separate incidents of avalanches kill four soldiers near LoC in Kashmir's Kupwara and Bandipora districts
India

Two separate incidents of avalanches kill four soldiers near LoC in Kashmir's Kupwara and Bandipora districts

Search and rescue operations were carried out till late Tuesday evening, but had to be suspended due to inclement weather in Kashmir. Rescue operations resumed on Wednesday morning.

Army officer killed in gunfight with terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir, two civilians injured in Pakistan firing along LoC
India

Army officer killed in gunfight with terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir, two civilians injured in Pakistan firing along LoC

An Army officer was killed in a gunfight with terrorists who had sneaked into Indian territory in Jammu and Kashmir taking the cover of firing from the Pakistani side in Rajouri

Podcast; Voices from the lockdown: Kashmiri diaspora weighs in on Centre's 'preventive measures' as blockade enters 78th day
India

Podcast; Voices from the lockdown: Kashmiri diaspora weighs in on Centre's 'preventive measures' as blockade enters 78th day

The Centre-imposed restriction on communications and public movement in Jammu and Kashmir entered the 78th day on Monday. While postpaid mobile services have been restored, internet and prepaid mobile services are still down.

Army attacks terror launch pads in PoK with artillery guns, Pakistan army accuses India of targeting civilians to 'justify false claims'
India

Army attacks terror launch pads in PoK with artillery guns, Pakistan army accuses India of targeting civilians to 'justify false claims'

The official Twitter handle of Pakistan Army's spokesperson also alleged that it was Indian Army who violated the ceasefire and in the process 'targetted civilians.' '9 Indian soldiers killed several injured. 2 Indian bunkers destroyed. During exchange of fire 1 soldier and 3 civilians shaheed, 2 soldiers and 5 civilians injured.'

Indian Army used artillery guns to target terrorist camps in PoK after 2 jawans, a civilian were killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara
India

Indian Army used artillery guns to target terrorist camps in PoK after 2 jawans, a civilian were killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara

Two Indian soldiers were killed in ceasefire violation, along the Line of Control in Tangdhar sector in Jammu and Kashmir when Pakistan Army was pushing infiltrators into Indian territory

Lance Naik Sandeep Singh, killed in Kupwara encounter, was part of team that carried out 2016 surgical strikes
India

Lance Naik Sandeep Singh, killed in Kupwara encounter, was part of team that carried out 2016 surgical strikes

Lance Naik Sandeep Singh reportedly gunned down three militants in Kupwara before being killed in an anti-infiltration operation that began on Saturday.

Security forces foil infiltration bid in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara, gun down three militants along LoC
India

Security forces foil infiltration bid in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara, gun down three militants along LoC

The security forces have foiled an infiltration attempt by militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara and killed three militants

Two Pakistani soldiers gunned down by Indian Army after ceasefire violations in Jammu and Kashmir's Tangdhar sector
India

Two Pakistani soldiers gunned down by Indian Army after ceasefire violations in Jammu and Kashmir's Tangdhar sector

Two Pakistani troopers were killed by the Indian Army in response to ceasefire violations along the Line of Control (LoC) in Tangdhar sector of Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara, said Defence spokesperson.

Army foils infiltration bid along LoC in north Kashmir's Kupwara district; four militants killed
India

Army foils infiltration bid along LoC in north Kashmir's Kupwara district; four militants killed

At least four militants were killed as the Indian Army foiled an infiltration bid along the Line of Control in north Kashmir's Kupwara district on Saturday

Pakistan Army violates ceasefire along LoC in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district
India

Pakistan Army violates ceasefire along LoC in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district

Pakistani troops on Wednesday violated the ceasefire agreement along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir's Tangdhar sector

Jammu attack: By entering fortified Sunjuwan army camp from rear, 'Afzal Guru Squad' exploited security lapse
India

Jammu attack: By entering fortified Sunjuwan army camp from rear, 'Afzal Guru Squad' exploited security lapse

Since its appearance in mid-2014, the Afzal Guru Squad has attacked several army installations in Jammu and Kashmir including the Pathankot airbase and the Uri Brigade

Border roads engineer killed, 8 reported missing after avalanche hits Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district
India

Border roads engineer killed, 8 reported missing after avalanche hits Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district

An engineer of the Border Roads Organization (BRO) was killed and eight others were reported missing after an avalanche hit Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district

Army sends back Pakistani boys who crossed over to Indian side of LoC
India

Army sends back Pakistani boys who crossed over to Indian side of LoC

Srinagar: In a goodwill gesture amid border tensions, the Indian Army has sent back two boys from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) who had inadvertently crossed over to this side in Tangdhar sector last week.

Army foils infiltration bid by militants in Kupwara, Kashmir
India

Army foils infiltration bid by militants in Kupwara, Kashmir

The Indian Army foiled an infiltration bid by militants from across the Line of Control (LoC) in Tangdhar sector of Kupwara

Army foils infiltration bid along LoC in Kashmir, kills three militants
India

Army foils infiltration bid along LoC in Kashmir, kills three militants

Army on Sunday foiled an infiltration bid along the Line of Control in Tangdhar sector of Kashmir, killing three militants who were involved in an attack on a BSF post in the area two days ago.

J&K: Six militants involved in Tangdhar army attack, arrested in Baramulla
India

J&K: Six militants involved in Tangdhar army attack, arrested in Baramulla

Six militants, including a Pakistan national involved in the attack on an army camp in Tangdhar sector near the Line of Control last November.

Meet Mohammad Sadiq, JeM Fidayeen captured alive by Kashmir police
India

Meet Mohammad Sadiq, JeM Fidayeen captured alive by Kashmir police

Sadiq belongs to the Jaish-e-Mohammad militant group, tasked to carry out suicide attacks in Kashmir, along with three others. They infiltrated through Tangdar areas of Kupwara in Jammu and Kashmir, last November and struck an army camp on the Line of Control.

J&K: Three terrorists, one civilian killed in gunfight in Tangdhar near LoC
India

J&K: Three terrorists, one civilian killed in gunfight in Tangdhar near LoC

Militants on Wednesday attacked an Army camp in Tangdhar sector near the Line of Control (LoC) using small arms and under barrel grenade launchers. No casualties have been reported so far.

Indian Army intercepts heavily armed guerrillas in Kashmir's Kupwara district
India

Indian Army intercepts heavily armed guerrillas in Kashmir's Kupwara district

The Indian army on Sunday intercepted a group of heavily armed guerrillas in Kashmir's Kupwara district, triggering a fierce gunbattle which is still raging on over the Line of Control (LoC).

Army chief visits J&K forward areas ahead of second phase polling
India

Army chief visits J&K forward areas ahead of second phase polling

General Suhag also inspected the recoveries of weapons and IEDs made during the counter-insurgency operations.