In the exchange of fire, three militants were killed, the official said, adding their identity and group affiliation was being ascertained
02 Apr 2021 12:15 PM
He said the forces recovered one AK rifle with two magazines, M4 US carbine with three magazines and six Chinese pistols with 12 magazines
09 Sep 2020 9:43 AM
The incident took place after terrorists started firing indiscriminately upon the police party on the outskirts of Srinagar city
14 Aug 2020 12:02 PM
The authorities said that as many as 88 areas of Srinagar notified as ‘red zones’ in view of a sharp spike in COVID-19 positive case
14 Jul 2020 12:57 PM
Security forces launched a search operation early Monday morning in Srigufwara, following information about the presence of militants
13 Jul 2020 10:24 AM
Riyaz Naikoo was a top commander of the Hizbul Mujahideen
06 May 2020 4:05 PM
The security forces laid siege to a vast area around Chittergam Kalan to conduct searches, the sources said.
25 Oct 2019 6:43 AM
Soon the quick reaction team of the Army reached the area and established contact with the gunmen who opened fire and hurled a grenade at the troops.
29 Sep 2019 5:08 AM
The security clampdown first began on the night of August 4 ahead of the Centre’s abrogation Article 370 and splitting the State into two UTs.
15 Sep 2019 1:54 AM
Internet, mobile phone services remain suspended.
14 Sep 2019 2:57 AM
The restrictions were lifted in phases from many parts of the valley as the situation improved with passage of time.
12 Sep 2019 2:37 AM
The security forces would also stay in touch with their “informers” and other “sources”, mainly through their mobile phones.
01 Sep 2019 12:58 AM
The security forces swung bamboo sticks and fired teargas canisters to fight back stone-pelting mobs at these places, witnesses said.
31 Aug 2019 1:53 AM
The security forces also find themselves in a difficult situation because of the communications blockade in the Valley.
30 Aug 2019 12:07 AM
The security forces fired teargas canisters and reportedly also pellet shotguns to disperse the stone-pelting mobs at a few places.
18 Aug 2019 1:11 AM
One scribe said that though the national media is able to do their job, though with much difficulty, security forces hate Kashmiri journalists.
13 Aug 2019 2:34 AM
The security forces are looking to ease some restrictions before Id so that people are able to come out.
10 Aug 2019 3:29 AM
Security forces recovered bodies of two Naxals along with some weapons at the spot after the encounter ended, police said.
30 Jul 2019 1:07 AM
The CPI (Maoist) was observing martyrs’ week from July 28 to August 3.
26 Jul 2019 7:30 AM
Maoists deployed the IED-connected scarecrow on roadside to target security forces passing through the route particularly after dusk.
23 Jul 2019 6:19 AM