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12 January, 2018 4:28 PM Terrorists attack joint police post in J&K's Shopian, CRPF retaliates

The terrorists opened fire on a joint J&K Police and CRPF in Shopian's Keegam. Srinagar: A group of heavily armed terrorists attacked a joint police post in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district on Friday evening but no casualties were reported. According to reports, the terrorists opened fire on a joint post belonging to the J&K Police and the Central 31

10 January, 2018 4:53 PM Home Affairs Ministry gives Rs 226 crore to paramilitary forces for gadgets

The Union Home Ministry has sanctioned Rs 226 crore to the paramilitary forces for procurement of telecommunication equipment and some other gadgets, an official said. The sanctioned amount of Rs 226 crore is being given to the CRPF, BSF, CISF, ITBP and SSB and the forces will utilise the fund as per their operational requirements, the official said. The Central 48

7 January, 2018 11:42 AM Mufti has a plea for Pakistan and PM Modi – 'Please become friends'

Mufti's statement comes a day after four policemen died in an IED explosion in J&K's Sopore SRINAGAR: In an open plea, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Pakistan to bury the hatchet and become friends for the sake of local Kashmiris and jawans on the border. Mufti's statement comes a day after 56

1 January, 2018 8:07 AM At Lethapora's CRPF training camp, hunt for terrorist continues on day 2

Armed forces resumed their security operations for the second consecutive day at Lethapora's Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) training centre on Monday morning.  Kashmir: Armed forces resumed their security operations for the second consecutive day at Lethapora's Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) training centre on Monday morning. Heavily armed 40

31 December, 2017 5:59 AM Pakistan opens fire in Digwar sector while terrorists attack CRPF camp in Pulwama, 2 jawans martyred

Pakistan has continued a series of unprovoked firing incidents along the LoC throughout December. SRINAGAR: As suspected Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorists attacked a CRPF training camp in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama sector in the wee hours of Sunday, Pakistan Army once again resorted to unprovoked firing along the Line of Control (LoC) in Digwar sector 39

31 December, 2017 2:05 AM Militants attack CRPF camp in Pulwama; three jawans injured

Militants on Sunday carried out a ‘fidayeen’ (suicide) attack on a CRPF camp in Pulwama in Jammu and Kashmir, leaving three troops injured, the paramilitary force said. The militants stormed the 185th battalion camp of the Central Reserve Police Force in Lethpora in Kashmir valley around 2 am. CRPF officials said intermittent firing was on and three 35

15 December, 2017 7:30 PM Nine observers for R.K. Nagar bypoll

Highest-ever deployment for one seat In the highest-ever deployment of Central observers for an election in one constituency, the Election Commission of India on Friday named Indian Revenue Service officers Vikram Batra and Manvendra Goyal as Special Officer and Expenditure Observer respectively for the byelection on December 21 at Dr. Radhakrishnan 35

9 December, 2017 3:22 PM CRPF jawan kills 4 comrades at Chhattisgarh camp, injures another

The incident took place in Bijapur's Basaguda CRPF 168 Battalion Camp after CRPF trooper Sanant Kumar had a scuffle with his colleagues. RAIPUR: At least four CRPF jawans were killed and another was injured after one of their colleagues opened fire at them at a camp in Chhattisgarh on Saturday. According to initial reports, the incident took place in Bijapur's 44

8 December, 2017 4:17 AM Partial Restrictions In Srinagar To Prevent Anti-US Protests

The restrictions have been imposed in Nowhatta, M R Gunj and Safa Kadal areas in old Srinagar. Srinagar: Authorities imposed partial restrictions in Srinagar on Friday to prevent separatist-called anti-US protests, police said. Separatist leaders including Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umer Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik have called for post-Friday prayer 36

6 December, 2017 9:04 AM Seven Naxals killed by security forces in Maharashtra's Gadchiroli

NEW DELHI: Seven Naxals were killed in an encounter between security forces and the Left-wing extremists in Maharashtra's Gadchiroli district on Wednesday. The skirmish took place around 7 am at a forest in Kalled village, about 15 kms north of Zinganoor outpost in Sironcha tehsil of Gadchiroli, when a squad of C-60 commandos (Maharashtra police's special 37