Tag: Militant Attack

Islamist Militants Occupy Part Of Philippines Market
Islamist Militants Occupy Part Of Philippines Market

Islamist militants on Saturday occupied a part of a public market in a southern Philippine town as they fled an offensive by government troops, the military said.

3 CRPF Personnel Killed In Militant Attack In Kupwara

Srinagar: Three CRPF personnel were killed and two others injured when militants opened fire on them at a checkpoint in Kupwara, officials said here on Monday, a day after five security personnel lost their lives during an encounter in the district. A teenaged civilian, reportedly of unsound mental condition, was also killed in the exchange […]

25 soldiers killed in Mali militant attack

Bamako: At least 25 Malian soldiers were killed and 60 others were missing after militants attacked two army outposts, the government said. Camps in the towns of Boulkessy and Mondoro near the border with Burkina Faso came under attack on Monday, the BBC reported on Wednesday. The government says their troops killed 15 militants and […]

2 militants killed in encounter in Shopian

Srinagar: Two militants were Sunday killed in an encounter with security forces in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir, an army official said. Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Hindsitapur area of Shopian district in south Kashmir following specific information about the presence of militants there, the official said. As the forces were […]

Kids fiddling with explosive device in Jammu, injured

Srinagar: Two minor boys were injured on Wednesday while fiddling with an explosive device in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kulgam district, police sources said. The boys identified as Shahid, 12, and Eiklaq, 11, were injured in Damhal Hanjipora village. “Both were shifted to hospital where doctors said their condition was stable,” sources said. Security forces have advised […]

Big B, Aamir, Ranbir pay tribute to Pulwama victims

Mumbai: Leading actors Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan and Ranbir Kapoor have featured in a tribute song dedicated to the 40 slain CRPF troopers who died in a terror attack in Pulwama, Jammu and Kashmir, in February. “Commendable work has been done by Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan and Ranbir Kapoor for the tribute song ‘Tu Desh […]

Heavy firing on LoC in Jammu and Kashmir

Jammu: Heavy firing exchanges took place between Indian and Pakistani troopers on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district on Monday, a defence official said. “At 8.15 a.m., the Pakistani troops resorted to mortar shelling and firing of small arms in the Nowshera sector. Our troops retaliated effectively,” Defence Ministry spokesman Lieutenant […]

Two militants killed in Jammu and Kashmir gunfight

Srinagar: Two militants were killed in a gunfight with the security forces on Friday in Jammu and Kashmir, a defence official said. Defence Ministry spokesman Colonel Rajesh Kalia said the militants were killed in an encounter in Nowgam, on the outskirts of Srinagar city. Five soldiers were also injured in the operation which has now ended. […]

Four militants killed in two gunfights in Shopian and Kupwara districts

Srinagar: Four militants were killed on Thursday in two gunfights with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian and Kupwara districts, sources said. Three militants were killed in Shopian district and one in Kupwara district, security sources said. Two of the slain militants belonged to Pulwama and one to Shopian. The identity of the fourth […]

Soldier killed as Pak army violates ceasefire along LoC in Rajouri

Jammu: An Army soldier was killed when Pakistan violated the ceasefire by heavily shelling forward areas and posts along the Line of Control with mortar bombs in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district Thursday, officials said. Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire in Keri belt of Sunderbani sector this morning, they said. One soldier was was killed in […]