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asianage
Has ISIS succeeded in making inroads in Kashmir? Centre says noof militancy, was quick to claim that Mughees Ahmed Mir alias Omar bin Khatab w
asianage / Posted yesterday
of militancy, was quick to claim that Mughees Ahmed Mir alias Omar bin Khatab was actually its district commander for Pulwama and has been replaced by Adil Ahmed after his “martyrdom”. Next day, Mir’s body was wrapped in an ISIS flag at his... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
After Majid Khan’s surrender, two mothers in Kashmir urge ‘militant’ sons to return homepath and would prefer martyrdom to surrender. He went missing last week and has
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
path and would prefer martyrdom to surrender. He went missing last week and has joined the Hizbul Mujahideen. Manzoor Ahmad Baba, a 20-year-old fruit grower from Pulwama, allegedly joined militant ranks recently. His family has not heard fro... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Another Kashmiri youngster returns, police promise to go easy on those who give up violencesocial media. Bhat, who allegedly wanted to join Lashkar, went missing last we
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
social media. Bhat, who allegedly wanted to join Lashkar, went missing last week. Manzoor Ahmad Baba, a 20-year-old fruit grower from Pulwama, allegedly joined militant ranks recently. Despite the pleas, the two men had not returned, police... Read more
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1 more J&K youth shuns terrorism, returns homewent viral. After Majid’s return, two more families have come forward appealin
dna / Posted 3 days ago
went viral. After Majid’s return, two more families have come forward appealing their kin to return home in Shopian and Pulwama districts. The DGP reiterated that J&K police will facilitate and help youth who have joined militants to return... Read more
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dna
No authoritative info on presence of Islamic state in J&K: Home Ministrythe official said it has come to light that Mugees belonged to an extremist gro
dna / Posted 3 days ago
the official said it has come to light that Mugees belonged to an extremist group called Tehrik-ul- Mujahideen and was its Pulwama district commander. The Tehrik-ul-Mujahideen was among the first few militant groups that emerged at the onset of... Read more
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dna
Army: 190 militants killed in 2017 in J&Khas been committed," said his mother Fehmeeda, as tears rolled down her cheeks.
dna / Posted 4 days ago
has been committed," said his mother Fehmeeda, as tears rolled down her cheeks. Later another family of neighbouring Pulwama district went public appealing to their son Manzoor Ahmad Baba to return. "I have no one other than my children.... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
After Kashmir footballer’s return, two more families ask LeT recruits to renounce militancyalso with us. What will we do?” he asked. The second case pertains to Manzoor
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
also with us. What will we do?” he asked. The second case pertains to Manzoor Ahmad Baba, a 20-year-old fruit grower from Pulwama who allegedly joined the ranks of militants recently. “If he is with your organisation, please let him go. I have... Read more
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Business Standard India
26/11 Mumbai attack mastermind's nephew among 6 militants killed in Kashmirforces in Jammu and Kashmir this year. Two Army soldiers were killed and a CRP
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
forces in Jammu and Kashmir this year. Two Army soldiers were killed and a CRPF jawan suffered injuries in an encounter in Pulwama district of the state on November 2. Three militants were gunned down in Pulwama in an encounter in which an Army... Read more
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The Hindu
Rajnath asks J&K to review cases of child protestersforces in Jammu and Kashmir this year. Two Army soldiers were killed and a CRP
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
forces in Jammu and Kashmir this year. Two Army soldiers were killed and a CRPF jawan suffered injuries in an encounter in Pulwama district of the state on November 2. Three militants were gunned down in Pulwama in an encounter in which an Army... Read more
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The Hindu
In Kashmir, militancy is a black hole that sucks in young starsdata, over 50 locals have joined militancy since July. “On an average of aroun
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
data, over 50 locals have joined militancy since July. “On an average of around 10 militants [join] a month” mainly in the Pulwama-Awantipora-Tral belt and the Shopian-Kulgam-Anantnag belt. “Half of them have been killed,” the police said. About... Read more
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asianage
Interlocutor effect: Rajnath Singh asks J&K govt to shift juveniles from jails to remand homesforces in Jammu and Kashmir this year. Two Army soldiers were killed and a CRP
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
forces in Jammu and Kashmir this year. Two Army soldiers were killed and a CRPF jawan suffered injuries in an encounter in Pulwama district of the state on November 2. Three militants were gunned down in Pulwama in an encounter in which an Army... Read more
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Udta Kashmir! Drugs replace terror as biggest threat to J&Kas a hub of the contraband drugs. In September alone more than 712 kilos of dif
dna / Posted 9 days ago
as a hub of the contraband drugs. In September alone more than 712 kilos of different contraband drugs have been seized in Pulwama district of South Kashmir. This includes 244 kilograms of cannabis powder, 43 Kilograms of cannabis leaves ( the raw... Read more
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The Hindu
Two gunfights erupt in south KashmirArmy cordoned off Nowbug Kund, Qazigund, and Kulgam. “The operation is on,” sa
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
Army cordoned off Nowbug Kund, Qazigund, and Kulgam. “The operation is on,” said the police. In a separate operation in Pulwama, security forces encircled Lam and Tral areas “after a tip off.” As searches were intensified towards the suspected... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Encounter breaks out in Kulgam, Pulwama districts of Jammu and KashmirTwo encounters broke out this morning between security forces and militants in
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 10 days ago
Two encounters broke out this morning between security forces and militants in Kulgam and Pulwama districts of south Kashmir, police said. Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Nowbug Kund village in Qazigund area of Kulgam this... Read more
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dna
Security forces step up winter offensive against militants in Kashmiron Monday evening. Police sources said two groups of the militants are reporte
dna / Posted 10 days ago
on Monday evening. Police sources said two groups of the militants are reported to be trapped in the cordon in Kulgam and Pulwama districts of south Kashmir. First encounter started at Now bug Kund village of South Kashmir’s Kulgam district when a... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Militants attack police team in Kashmir’s Kupwara, killed in encounterbelonging to the LeT. On November 6, an army jawan and three militants were ki
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 10 days ago
belonging to the LeT. On November 6, an army jawan and three militants were killed in an encounter in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district. The Pulwama gunfight took place on a day when the Centre’s interlocutor, Dineshwar Sharma, arrived in... Read more
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The Hindu
90% dip in stone-pelting incidents in Kashmir in 2017, says J&K DGPthe DGP said. He, however, said that a new phenomena of suicide attacks by JeM
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
the DGP said. He, however, said that a new phenomena of suicide attacks by JeM has been observed. “We have eliminated nine militants of them, three in Pulwama, three in BSF camp attack in Srinagar and three only yesterday,” M... Read more
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asianage
90% dip in stone-pelting incidents in Kashmir in 2017: J&K DGPeliminated", the DGP said. He, however, said that a new phenomena of suicide a
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
eliminated", the DGP said. He, however, said that a new phenomena of suicide attacks by JeM has been observed. "We have eliminated nine militants of them, three in Pulwama, three in BSF camp attack in Srinagar and three only yesterday," Vaid... Read more
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asianage
Terror groups are trying to disrupt talks: Intelligence to govtnephew of Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Maulana Masood Azhar, who incidentally was kil
asianage / Posted 12 days ago
nephew of Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Maulana Masood Azhar, who incidentally was killed in an encounter by security forces in Pulwama earlier this week was also sent with the purpose of ensuring that the dialogue process is disrupted. We have... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Search operations on in Jammu and Kashmir ’s Shopian, PulwamaSecurity forces in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday started massive search operati
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 days ago
Security forces in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday started massive search operations in Shopian and Pulwama districts following specific intelligence inputs about the presence of militants, police said. A joint team of the Rashtriya Rifles (RR),... Read more
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dna
Terrorists attack police vehicle in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgaminjuries have been reported so far. Recently, the security forces in Jammu and
dna / Posted 14 days ago
injuries have been reported so far. Recently, the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir gunned down three terrorists in Pulwama district's Aglar Kandi village which included terrorist outfit Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) chief Maulana Masood Azhar's... Read more
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The Hindu
Suspicious movement near police lines; cops fire in airPolice personnel posted on guard duty at a police establishment in Pulwama dist
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
Police personnel posted on guard duty at a police establishment in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir today fired few rounds in the air after noticing suspicious movement near their camp. “The sentry noticed some suspicious movement near the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Militants fire at police vehicle on Jammu-Srinagar highwayfrom Srinagar. Security forces cordoned off the area to track down assailants.
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 14 days ago
from Srinagar. Security forces cordoned off the area to track down assailants. ‘Suspicious movement’ near police lines in Pulwama: Police Meanwhile, police personnel posted on guard duty at a police establishment in Pulwama district of Jammu and... Read more
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dna
Hizbul Mujahideen's over ground worker Showkat Ahmad Lone arrestedtwo Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) top commanders including a prime recruiter in an enco
dna / Posted 15 days ago
two Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) top commanders including a prime recruiter in an encounter at Litter village of South Kashmir's Pulwama district were killed. In another encounter, a Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) commander was killed in an encounter in Ladoora... Read more
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The Indian Express
Jammu and Kashmir: Nephew of JeM chief Masood Azhar killed in Pulwama encounter, US gun found on himnephew of Jaish-e-Muhammad chief Masood Azhar Alvi, was among three militants k
The Indian Express / Posted 16 days ago
nephew of Jaish-e-Muhammad chief Masood Azhar Alvi, was among three militants killed in a security operation late Monday in Pulwama in south Kashmir. A US-made M4 carbine was recovered from their possession — possibly lost in combat in Afghanistan,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Jaish chief Azhar's nephew killed in Kashmir, rifle used byMasood Azhar's nephew and another 'commander' from the group, were gunned down
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
Masood Azhar's nephew and another 'commander' from the group, were gunned down by security forces in south Kashmir's Pulwama district, officials said here today. A US-made M4 rifle used by Pakistani Army special forces was recovered... Read more
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asianage
JeM chief's nephew among 3 militants killed in Pulwama encounterSrinagar: One of the three militants killed in a fire fight with the security f
asianage / Posted 16 days ago
Srinagar: One of the three militants killed in a fire fight with the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s southern Pulwama district on Monday night is a nephew of Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) chief Moulana Masood Azhar. For the first time in the nearly... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Ahead of demonetisation anniv, NIA seizes Rs 36 cr in banned notes in terror funding caseToprani (60) of Mumbai, Shahnawaz Mir (45) of Srinagar, Majid Yousuf Sofi (27)
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 16 days ago
Toprani (60) of Mumbai, Shahnawaz Mir (45) of Srinagar, Majid Yousuf Sofi (27) of Anantnag and Umar Mushtaq Dar (27) of Pulwama in Jammu and Kashmir, Ejaj-ul Hassan (38) of Amroha in Uttar Pradesh and Jaswinder Singh (53) of Nagpur. The accused... Read more
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asianage
Army Chief dismisses China's objection to Sitharaman's Arunachal visitto the area. On the reported killing of a nephew of Jaish-e-Mohammad chief Mau
asianage / Posted 16 days ago
to the area. On the reported killing of a nephew of Jaish-e-Mohammad chief Maulana Masood Azhar during an encounter in Pulwama in Kashmir last night, the Army chief said the aim of the security forces was to contain terrorism. "It doesn't... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Will neutralise any terrorists on Indian soil: Army chief Bipin Rawatany terrorists entering Indian territory, after Indian forces killed the nephew
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 16 days ago
any terrorists entering Indian territory, after Indian forces killed the nephew of Jaish-e-Muhammad chief Masood Azhar in Pulwama in a gunfight. The Army chief also said the recovery of an assault rifle used by NATO forces in Afghanistan with the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
‘Recovery of US-made M4 carbine rifle shows Pak army’s complicity in Kashmir militancy’(GOC) of the Army’s Victor Force, was referring to the M4 carbine colt rifle re
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 17 days ago
(GOC) of the Army’s Victor Force, was referring to the M4 carbine colt rifle recovered from the site of the encounter in Pulwama district, where three Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) militants, including its chief Masood Azhar’s nephew, and an Indian... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Masood Azhar nephew killed in an encounter IHKAzhar's nephew, Talha Rashid, was allegedly killed in an encounter with securit
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
Azhar's nephew, Talha Rashid, was allegedly killed in an encounter with security forces in India-held Kashmir's (IHK) Pulwama district on Tuesday, according to Indian media reports. Two other suspected militants and an Indian soldier were... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Indian forces kill militant leader's nephew in Kashmir, police sayincluding one on its parliament in 2002 and another last year on an airbase. O
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
including one on its parliament in 2002 and another last year on an airbase. On Monday, soldiers surrounded a village in Pulwama district and killed Talha Rasheed, a nephew of Azhar, along with two associates in the gunfight, police inspector... Read more
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Reuters
Indian forces kill militant leader's nephew in Kashmir, police sayincluding one on its parliament in 2002 and another last year on an airbase. O
Reuters / Posted 17 days ago
including one on its parliament in 2002 and another last year on an airbase. On Monday, soldiers surrounded a village in Pulwama district and killed Talha Rasheed, a nephew of Azhar, along with two associates in the gunfight, police inspector... Read more
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Chief Masood Azhar’s nephew among 3 killed in Pulwama encounter: JeMPulwama (J&K): The terrorist outfit Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) on Tuesday confirmed
asianage / Posted 17 days ago
Pulwama (J&K): The terrorist outfit Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) on Tuesday confirmed that three terrorists who were gunned down by the security forces on Monday in an encounter in Pulwama district's Aglar Kandi village of Jammu and Kashmir included... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Pulwama encounter: JeM says chief Masood Azhar’s nephew among 3 militants killedmilitants killed in the encounter were divisional commander Muhammad Bhai, a no
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 17 days ago
militants killed in the encounter were divisional commander Muhammad Bhai, a non-local, and Waseem, a resident of Drubgam Pulwama, GNS reported. An army soldier was also killed in the encounter at Kandi Aglar village. A police spokesperson said... Read more
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The Hindu
Three JeM militants killed in Pulwama encounter(JeM) outfit were killed in an overnight gunfight with the security forces in A
The Hindu / Posted 17 days ago
(JeM) outfit were killed in an overnight gunfight with the security forces in Aglar village of Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district, police said. “One soldier of 44 Rashtriya Rifles (RR) was martyred and two soldiers and a civilian injured... Read more
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dna
Masood Azhar's nephew, two other terrorists killed in encounter, Army jawan martyrednephew and two other terrorists were killed in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmi
dna / Posted 17 days ago
nephew and two other terrorists were killed in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday. The encounter took place in Pulwama's Aglar Kandi. One terrorist killed is identified as Talha Rasheed, a nephew of Masood Azhar. The two other... Read more
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asianage
Army jawan, three militants killed in J&K gunbattleand an Army jawan were killed and a civilian injured in a fire fight in Aglar K
asianage / Posted 17 days ago
and an Army jawan were killed and a civilian injured in a fire fight in Aglar Kandi village of Jammu and Kashmir’s southern Pulwama district on Monday evening. The slain Army jawan has been identified as Sham Sunder and the injured civilian is... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Army man, 3 militants killed, civilian injured in gunfight in J-K’s PulwamaAn army jawan and three militants were killed in an encounter between militants
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 17 days ago
An army jawan and three militants were killed in an encounter between militants and security forces in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Monday, on a day the Centre’s interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma arrived in the state to initiate the dialogue... Read more
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dna
3 terrorists gunned down, Army jawan killed in encounter in PulwamaThree terrorists were gunned down in south Kashmir's Pulwama district on Monday
dna / Posted 17 days ago
Three terrorists were gunned down in south Kashmir's Pulwama district on Monday in an encounter in which an Army jawan was also killed, officials said. Three terrorists have been killed and the firing has stopped, Army officials said. An Army jawan... Read more
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dna
Terrorists fire on police team in south Kashmir, 2 cops injuredMilitants today fired on a police team in south Kashmir's Pulwama district, inj
dna / Posted 19 days ago
Militants today fired on a police team in south Kashmir's Pulwama district, injuring two security personnel, the police said. "Militants fired upon a naka party of police near Police Station Rajpora in Pulwama, resulting in injuries to two of our... Read more
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The Hindu
Militants fire on police team in south Kashmir, two cops injuredMilitants today fired on a police team in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district, inj
The Hindu / Posted 19 days ago
Militants today fired on a police team in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district, injuring two security personnel, the police said. “Militants fired upon a naka party of police near Police Station Rajpora in Pulwama, resulting in injuries to two of our... Read more
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2 police jawans wounded as terrorists attack Rajpora Police StationSrinagar: Militants on Saturday, fired on a police team in south Kashmir's Pulw
asianage / Posted 19 days ago
Srinagar: Militants on Saturday, fired on a police team in south Kashmir's Pulwama district, injuring two security personnel, the police said. "Militants fired upon a naka party of police near Police Station Rajpora in Pulwama, resulting in injuries... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Army pays tribute to 2 soldiers martyred in Pulwama encounterSrinagar The Army on Friday paid a rich tribute to two soldiers who were marty
Central Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
Srinagar The Army on Friday paid a rich tribute to two soldiers who were martyred in an encounter with militants in Pulwama district on Thursday. Official sources told UNI that Signalman Kushwah Pradeip Singh and Sepoy Suraj Singh Topal, who... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Militants fire on police team in south Kashmir’s Pulwama, 2 cops injuredMilitants on Saturday fired on a police team in south Kashmir’s Pulwama distric
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 19 days ago
Militants on Saturday fired on a police team in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district, injuring two security personnel, the police said. “Militants fired upon a naka party of police near Police Station Rajpora in Pulwama, resulting in injuries to two of... Read more
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dna
DNA Special: Kashmir's Saffron Park to engage stone pelters, youthsof world famous saffron in Jammu and Kashmir, the Ministry of Agriculture has s
dna / Posted 20 days ago
of world famous saffron in Jammu and Kashmir, the Ministry of Agriculture has set up a unique high-tech 'Saffron Park' in Pulwama district. Interestingly, the saffron growing district of Pulwama has been in news over past one and half year for all... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Army pays tribute to 2 soldiers killed in Pulwama encounterand Signal-man Kushwah Pradip Singh Brijkishor Singh (22) had sustained bullet
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 20 days ago
and Signal-man Kushwah Pradip Singh Brijkishor Singh (22) had sustained bullet injuries during the operation at Sambura in Pulwama district on Thursday. They were given immediate first aid and taken to the 92 Base Hospital but the jawans succumbed... Read more
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The Hindu
Encounter breaks out in J&K’s Pulwama districtAn encounter broke out on November 2 between militants and security forces in t
The Hindu / Posted 21 days ago
An encounter broke out on November 2 between militants and security forces in the Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said. Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in the Samboora village of Pampore area on November 2 evening... Read more
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dna
Five jawans injured after militants attack CRPF bus in J&K's Anantnagtwo Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) top commanders including a prime recruiter in an enco
dna / Posted 22 days ago
two Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) top commanders including a prime recruiter in an encounter at Litter village of South Kashmir's Pulwama district were killed. In another encounter, a Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) commander was killed in an encounter in Ladoora... Read more
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