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28 March, 2018 12:19 PM 3 militants killed in Rajouri encounter: deputy commissioner

Three militants have been killed in an ongoing operation in the Pir Panchal of Valley's Rajouri district, where the security forces cordoned off a forest area following the suspicious movement and the recovery of ammunition, on Wednesday. "Three militants have been killed as per the reports. The forces are on the job for suspected fourth militant (hiding 35

25 March, 2018 6:30 AM Militant killed, woman injured in Budgam encounter

One militant was killed and a woman was injured during a search operation of the security forces in Budgam early on Sunday. The Budgam police, the Army's 53 Rashtriya Rifles and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation in Khan Mohalla, Arizal, Beerwah early morning on March 25. "During the search, the militants came out of a house and fired indiscriminately 45

20 March, 2018 4:41 AM Back in action: Kirti Chakra awardee CRPF braveheart Chetan Cheetah resumes duty

Chetan Cheetah was fatally shot by the terrorists during a fierce gunbattle in Hajin area of Bandipora in North Kashmir in February last year. New Delhi: CRPF braveheart Chetan Kumar Cheetah, who was last year awarded Kirti Chakra - the second highest peacetime gallantry medal - has finally resumed active duty as the Commandant at the force headquarter 48

19 March, 2018 7:23 AM Naxals torch vehicles, machines at road construction site in Chhattisgarh

Naxals on Monday set on fire four vehicles and machines engaged in road construction work in Chhattisgarh’s Bijapur district, a police official said. The contractor was feared to have been abducted and killed, but there was no official confirmation yet, he said. The incident took place this morning between Tumnar and Koitpal villages, where the road construction 23

15 March, 2018 6:34 PM State government urged to give fair compensation to soldier’s family

The State unit of All-India Central Paramilitary Forces Ex-servicemen Welfare Association has demanded a fair compensation from the State government to the family of CRPF soldier Chandra H.S. Addressing a press conference here on Thursday, B. Hanumantha Raju, State president of the association, said: “Chandra died only a day after he left his native 55

11 March, 2018 7:27 PM Explosion near PDP MLA’s house in Kulgam

Suspected militants caused an explosion outside the house of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) legislator Abdul Majeed Padder in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Sunday. Preliminary reports suggest that the explosion took place outside the residence of the PDP MLA in Kulgam’s Noorabad constituency on Sunday evening. “There was no loss of live or damage 69

16 February, 2018 4:00 AM J&K: Gunbattle on between terrorists, security forces in Baramulla’s Pattan

The security forces are currently engaged in a fierce gunbattle with a group of terrorists in Palhalan area of Baramulla’s Pattan on Friday. Srinagar: A fierce gunbattle between security forces and some unidentified terrorists is currently underway in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district on Friday. According to ANI, the security forces are currently 40

14 February, 2018 1:14 PM Asaduddin Owaisi attacks Nitish Kumar, says no Bihar minister visited family of martyred CRPF jawan Mujahid Khan

A gunfight had broken out between security forces and terrorists on February 12, 2018, after their attempt to strike a CRPF camp in Srinagar was foiled. New Delhi: Asaduddin Owaisi, president of All India Majlis-E-Ittehadul Muslimeen Party, said on Wednesday that not a single minister of the Bihar government had visited the family of martyred Central 53

12 February, 2018 11:21 AM LeT claims responsibility for Sunjwan Army camp, Karan Nagar attacks in J&K

A group of heavily armed men struck the sprawling camp of the 36 brigade of the Jammu and Kashmir Light Infantry before dawn on February 10, 2018.  Srinagar: Lashkar-e-Taiba on Monday claimed responsibility for the Sunjwan Army camp and Karan Nagar terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir, ANI reported. Three terrorists involved in the Sunjwan camp attack 42

9 February, 2018 4:55 PM J&K asked to beef up security in jails

The Home Ministry has asked the J&K government to review security measures in jails and during the transport of inmates. The directive comes after a Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorist from Pakistan escaped police custody from a hospital in Srinagar. The Ministry asked the State government to deploy the Central Reserve Police Force for prison security. “The Home Ministry 59