encounters News

SC says UP encounters need 'serious consideration', issues notice to Yogi govt

The apex court has issued a notice to the Uttar Pradesh government on a PIL seeking a court-monitored CBI or SIT probe into recent encounter killings in the state

LeT militant killed in encounter in J&K's Pulwama

A large number of people participated in the funeral of the slain militant which was held at his native village Koil in Pulwama on Friday


Encounters: UP defends police action, gives break-up of deaths

Of 48 killed, 30 from majority community; govt says cops acted in self defence

SIT submits report on Porbandar encounters to Gujarat HC

The High Court had directed probe against Verma in the police encounters in Porbandar.

CBI finds common link in Haren Pandya murder,Ishrat encounter

These three incidents occurred within one and a half years — from January 2003 to June 2004

Gujarat to SC: Why target us alone on encounter deaths

Petition comes shortly after SC gave Shah Committee complete authority to select investigators.


Maoist ‘graveyard’ found in Jharkhand forests

A Maoist 'graveyard' was traced in Khunti district forests,but the bodies would not be exhumed.

J-K: 3 killed in separate encounters

A militant,an army jawan and a civilian were killed during separate encounters with security forces.

J-K: 42 militants killed by Army in September

A defence spokesman said a large cache of arms and ammunition was also unearthed during this period.

Valsad police hand over details of three encounters between 2003-06 to CID

The Valsad Superintendent of Police on Wednesday submitted the details of the three encounters that had taken place in the district between 2003 and 2006,to the state CID headquarters.