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J&K: Militants abduct, kill ex-SPO in Shopian; 12 abducted since November 15

A police statement issued late Friday night said that three civilians — including Basharat — were abducted “forcibly by terrorists” from Reban area of Shopian earlier in the day.

J&K: 17-yr-old abducted, killed by militants in Kashmir’s Pulwama

A statement issued by Jammu and Kashmir police said, "Terrorists in the intervened night forcibly abducted a civilian and later killed him in a brutal act of terror at Pulwama."

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J&K: Pakistani JeM militant killed in Tral encounter

Friday’s encounter came over a week after Usman Haider, the nephew of JeM chief Masood Azhar, was killed in a gun battle in Tral.

Three militants killed in encounter in Srinagar

The district administration has closed all schools and educational institution in the city as a precautionary measure and internet services on moblie have also been snapped.

J-K: Suspected militants gun down policeman in Sopore

The policeman, identified as Javid Ahmad, was a resident of Warpora area in Sopore. He was working as a "follower" with the Jammu and Kashmir Police and was posted in nearby Singpora Parihaspora.

Four militants gunned down in J&K's Baramulla, Armyman injured

Security forces had launched a search operation in the Ladoora forests in Rafiabad area on Monday following information about the presence of militants.

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Jammu and Kashmir: BSF constable dragged out of his home, shot dead by militants

J&K Director General of Police S P Vaid said: “Three to four militants came to the BSF constable’s residence and started shooting. He was dragged out of his house and shot.”

Three militants killed in intragroup conflict in Manipur

The incident occurred when suspected militants of a faction of United Tribal Liberation Front (UTLF), supported by its armed wing United Tribal Liberation Army (UTLA), attacked the camp of another faction, the police said.

Snipers, bombs, mortars: Philippine troops battle against Islamists

Thousands of soldiers are battling to retake the southern Philippine city, where militants loyal to Islamic State launched a lightning strike on May 23. The southern Philippines has been marred for decades by insurgency and banditry.

Russia kills 2 suspected militants in the North Caucasus

Ruslan Ibragimgadzhiev, a Russian Interior Ministry spokesman in the southern province of Dagestan, said two men shot at police when they were stopped in the town of Khasavyurt and were killed in the resulting firefight.

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Security heightened in Srinagar after two militant attacks on Monday

Following the first lethal militant attack in Srinagar in almost three years, security was tightened and armed policemen were deployed at busy areas.

Militants launch massive attack in poll-bound Jammu and Kashmir

Heavily armed militants killed 8 Army men and three policemen around 3.10 am at the camp in Mohra in Uri tehsil of Baramulla district.

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Terror strikes Jammu & Kashmir, one killed

Terror struck Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua district early today as three militants in Army fatigues opened fire at a SUV.

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Militant Killed In Encounter With Security Forces In Jammu & Kashmir's Bandipora District

A militant was killed today in an encounter with security forces in Kashmir’s north Bandipora district, police said. Acting on specific intelligence input about the presence of the militant in Parray Mohalla in Hajin area, security forces launched a search operation in the village, they said.

Pampore gun battle ends, three militants killed

Pampore (Jammu and Kashmir), Feb 22 (ANI): The standoff between the security forces and militants in Pampore came to an end this evening nearly 48 hours after the terrorists attacked a CRPF convoy and stormed into the EDI building. Major General Arvind Dutta of Victor Force said that three militants killed, and a lot of arms and war-like ammunitions have been recovered. He also said that they were foreign terrorists and were heavily armed. Major General Dutta said there was large number of civilians in that building when the terrorists went inside. Major General Dutta praised the brave soldiers, who were martyred in the operation.

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Comrades say Pawan Kumar's life a 'trophy' for them

Jind (Haryana), Feb 22 (ANI): Captain Pawan Kumar, who sacrificed his life fighting the militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Pampore area, was a source of motivation for his batchmates and his life was a trophy for them. One of the batchmates of the martyred Captain recalled his valour and bravery, saying that he always led from the front and was very determined and focused. His other coursemate said he was a real sweetheart, who always kept motivating all his colleagues not to give up until their last breath. Recalling his humorous behaviour, one of his coursemates said that he always joked on Jats.

Five militants of banned organisation held in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar, Feb 18 (ANI): The police on Wednesday night arrested five militants, belonging to banned Students Islamic Movement, in Odisha. Acting on an intelligence input, a police team carried out raids in Rourkela district and apprehended the ultras after a brief gun battle. The arrested ultras had escaped from a jail in Khandwa district of of Madhya Pradesh in 2013. Director General of Odisha police Kanwar Brajesh Singh said they were involved in blasts, killing of two policemen and bank robbery. Police will produce them before a court to seek remand for further interrogation.

Encounter underway in J&K, two militants killed

Pulwama, Jan 20 (ANI): An encounter between militants and security forces is underway in the Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir. The gunfight erupted between terrorists and security forces in the area last night. According to reports, three terrorists are hiding in a villager's house since night. Two terrorists have been killed in the ongoing encounter between terrorists and security forces. The Army, Special Operations Group (SOG) of Jammu and Kashmir Police and CRPF in a joint operation cordoned off Naina Batpora village after information about the presence of militants was received.

Security heightened in Pathankot airbase ahead of PM Modi's visit

Pathankot, Jan 09 (ANI): Pathankot tightened its security at the Indian Airbase following the recent attack at an air base in the Pathankot district. On January 02, six militants attacked the Indian Air Force base killing seven Indian soldiers and injuring 22 others. Prime Minister Narendra Modi would be arriving at 11 am today in Pathankot.

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Security heightened in Pathankot airbase ahead of PM Modi's visit

Pathankot, Jan 09 (ANI): Pathankot tightened its security at the Indian Airbase following the recent attack at an air base in the Pathankot district. On January 02, six militants attacked the Indian Air Force base killing seven Indian soldiers and injuring 22 others. Prime Minister Narendra Modi would be arriving at 11 am today in Pathankot.

4 Militants, Army Man Killed In Handwara, Jammu & Kashmir Encounter

Officials said that the Army and Special Operation Group of Police had launched an operation at Shalwari forests in Vilgam. Read more

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