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
The report said that compared to 2017, insurgency incidents have registered a decline of 18 per cent in the year 2018.
22 Jul 2019 5:08 AM
There are no concentration camps or a clampdown on religious activities.
12 Jul 2019 1:17 AM
The meetings were also attended by governor Satya Pal Malik, his all four advisers and Union home secretary Rajiv Gauba, the sources added.
28 Jun 2019 2:15 AM
Expanded surveillance and human intelligence gathering will be other major features of augmented anti-militancy operations, the sources added.
07 Jun 2019 2:10 AM
The authorities immediately suspended mobile Internet services across the Valley and ordered closure of all schools and colleges on Friday.
24 May 2019 6:03 AM
During the event Mr Doval also presented BSF officials with galalantary medals for exceptional and meritorious services.
23 May 2019 12:43 AM
Rifeman Aurangzeb of the J&K Light Infantry attached with Army’s counterinsurgency 44 Rashtriya Rifles was posted in south Kashmir’s Shopian district.
19 May 2019 4:42 AM
The intelligence inputs warned that terrorists may carry out an attack on Srinagar or Awantipora air bases.
17 May 2019 10:33 AM
However, it’s also true that whenever any form of art has breached the so-called ideologies of the governance, it has faced the axe of censorship.
17 May 2019 12:00 AM
The slain militants have been identified as Aadil Bashir Wani and Javaid Ahmed Bhat, both residents of neighbouring Kulgam district.
13 May 2019 5:07 AM
The hospital sources said that about a dozen persons were treated for injuries suffered during the clashes.
11 May 2019 1:32 AM
The killing of militants sparked off protests by surging crowds who soon clashed with security forces near the encounter site.
04 May 2019 6:46 AM
An encounter broke out between militants and security forces in Imam Sahib area following a cordon and search operation in the early hours.
03 May 2019 12:42 PM
The villagers boycotted polls at two booths in Jemua after protesting against absence of central forces leading to suspension of polling.
29 Apr 2019 11:43 AM
The security forces fired pellets and used live ammunition, resulting into the death of a Class 7 student identified as Owais Ahmad Mir.
12 Apr 2019 6:24 AM
The ban on civilian traffic on Sundays and Wednesdays will be in force till May 31.
07 Apr 2019 10:48 AM
After getting a tip-off, security forces undertook a search operation in the morning and cordoned the area to trace the terrorists.
06 Apr 2019 5:20 PM
On Thursday evening, security forces laid siege to Hajin area of northern Bandipore district to flush out militants holed up inside a private house.
24 Mar 2019 6:32 AM
They alleged that Mir was “brutally killed by two Pakistani terrorists” who were also killed in the final assault of the security forces.
23 Mar 2019 1:04 AM