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Maj Anuj Sood killed in Handwara encounter cremated with full military honours

May 05, 2020 7:34 pm

The major's family offered a touching farewell to the officer, who, they said, dreamt to be in the Army while growing up.

Shiv Sena calls for another surgical strike to avenge Handwara encounter

May 05, 2020 12:23 pm

"Let there be a surgical strike without tom tomming about it to avenge the martyrdom of the five jawans. It is not a good sign that five of our jawans are killed in one go," the party said.

Major Anuj Sood: School recalls teenager who dreamt of becoming an Army officer

May 04, 2020 3:37 pm

Since the two generations shared a bond with each other, Anuj would visit the Chadhas whenever he would come from NDA on term breaks.

Handwara encounter: Colonel, Major among 5 security personnel killed, PM Modi says their 'valour will not be forgotten'

May 03, 2020 6:08 pm

Handwara encounter: "They (deceased security personnel) served the nation with utmost dedication and worked tirelessly to protect our citizens. Condolences to their families and friends," PM Modi tweeted.

Handwara encounter still in progress: J&K Police

March 03, 2019 2:18 am

A senior J&K Police officer told The Sunday Express that firing took place again during the operation on Saturday. “No dead bodies have been recovered so far. The operation is still in progress,” said the officer.

Handwara encounter: Three militants, one civilian killed in overnight operation by security forces

December 12, 2017 4:11 am

A 25-year-old woman, identified as Mysra, was also killed in cross firing during the encounter, said a senior police officer.

The Handwara Harbinger

April 25, 2016 12:40 am

Is this the beginning of another scorching summer of discontent in the Valley?

Handwara: Three security force bunkers removed from market

April 19, 2016 1:04 pm

The municipal authorities also erected a board on the premises of the bunker, marking the place for conversion into a public park.

Handwara protests: One arrested, manhunt launched to nab second accused

April 19, 2016 12:43 pm

Hilal Ahmed Bandey was among the two persons named by the Handwara girl in her statement before Chief Judicial Magistrate.

Handwara girl meets CJM, repeats clean chit to Army

April 18, 2016 7:31 am

The girl along with her father was presented before the Chief Judicial Magistrate Handwara last evening and her statement was recorded, police said in a statement.


Handwara firing: Curfew imposed, four killed so far

April 19, 2016 4:48 pm

Curfew has been imposed in north Kashmir’s Handwara and its neighbouring areas.