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10 July, 2018 10:21 AM J&K: 2 militants killed, security personnel injured in encounter in Shopian

Two militants were killed and a security personnel was injured today in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district, police said. Three civilians were also hurt after protestors clashed with security forces near the site of the gunbattle in Kundullan village, they said. Bodies of two militants were recovered from the site at Kundullan in the district 42

10 July, 2018 9:32 AM Man Dies After Hearing Son Trapped In Jammu And Kashmir Gunfight

A father died of cardiac arrest on Tuesday after learning that his son was trapped in an ongoing gunfight with the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district. Reports said Muhammad Ishaq Naikoo, father of Zeenat who had just joined terrorists ranks, died after hearing that his son was trapped in the gun battle in Kundalan village. Two soldiers 49

6 July, 2018 2:42 PM At Slain Policeman's Funeral In Jammu And Kashmir, Scores Pay Homage

Javed Ahmed Dar is the second security personnel abducted and murdered by terrorists in south Kashmir in recent days. Scores of people today attended the funeral prayers of Jammu and Kashmir constable Javed Ahmed Dar who was abducted and murdered by terrorists. Police said Dar was abducted on Thursday evening by four terrorists who came in a car and abducted 54

20 June, 2018 7:52 AM Sitharaman meets jawan Aurangzeb’s family in Poonch

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday visited the family of the soldier, who was abducted and killed by terrorists two days ahead of Eid, and described him as an inspiration for the nation. Accompanied by senior Army officers, the Minister went to the remote hamlet of Salani in the border district of Poonch to express her condolences to the family 34

20 June, 2018 6:52 AM Killed Soldier Aurangzeb's Family "Inspiration", Says Nirmala Sitharaman

Defence minister met the family of Aurangzeb, the soldier who was kidnapped and killed by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir Jammu and Kashmir: Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman met the family of Aurangzeb, the soldier who was kidnapped and killed by terrorists in Pulwama in south Kashmir on June 14. "I came to meet the martyr's family. I have spent some time here. One message 83

18 June, 2018 4:24 PM Army Chief Bipin Rawat Meets Rifleman Aurangzeb's Family In Poonch

General Bipin Rawat along with senior Army officials went all the way to the remote Salani hamlet in the frontier Poonch district and conveyed to the family that forces stood with them in their hour of grief. Jammu: Chief of Army Staff General Bipin Rawat today met the parents and other family members of rifleman Aurangzeb, who was abducted and killed 51

14 June, 2018 5:50 PM Bullet-ridden body of Army jawan abducted by militants found

The bullet-ridden body of an Army jawan was recovered from Pulwama district hours after he was abducted by militants on his way home for Eid celebrations, police said on Thursday. Aurangzeb, who was ‘buddy’ of a company commander, was abducted by militants at Kalampora in Pulwama this morning when he was on his way home in Rajouri district for Eid celebrations 52

4 June, 2018 8:17 AM Grenade attack in Shopian, civilians injured

At least four civilians and a policeman were injured as militants lobbed a grenade at a police vehicle in Shopian on Monday noon. Preliminary reports suggest the police vehicle was at Shopian’s Batapora Chowk, housing a Sumo stand, when militants attacked with a grenade. The grenade exploded on the road. A police official said one woman was among the four civilians 39

18 May, 2018 2:14 AM Militans, Army exchange fire in Bandipora

Security forces and militants exchanged fire briefly on Thursday night in north Kashmir’s Bandipora, the second such incident since the Centre declared to halt operations during Ramzan in Kashmir two days ago. Preliminary reports suggest the incident took place around 1:30 a.m. near Bonikhan Mohalla Hajin, Bandipora. A police official said the Army’s 34

11 May, 2018 6:52 AM Poonch civilian killed in Pakistan army firing; CRPF attacked in Pulwama

A civilian was killed in a firing by the Pakistani army in violation of the ceasefire on the Line of Control (LoC) in the Pir Panjal's valley's Poonch on Thursday night. A police official said Mohammad Ikhlaq, 22, son of Mohammad Sadiq, a resident of Kalisan Baghal Dhara, died on the spot in the Pakistani army firing. The Pakistani army initiated indiscriminate 124