Pulwama Attack

At least 40 CRPF jawans were killed in a terror attack on Thursday, February 14 at Pulwama, Jammu and Kashmir. The CRPF men were travelling in a bus, part of a convoy of over a thousand security personnel when an explosive-laden SUV rammed into the bus and exploded. The JeM has claimed responsibility for the attack. The Pulwama attack took place on the Jammu-Srinagar highway. Prime Minister Narendra Modi condemned the attack and said the lives of those killed won't

go in vain. A Cabinet Committee on Security met at the Prime Minister's residence on February 15.

Pulwama Attack News

Speak up on Pulwama probe: Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel to Centre

He criticised the manner in which Article 370 was abrogated. "Nobody was told. They just bulldosed it. This had paved the way for similar actions in any other state that they would like to be reduced to a Union Territory," Baghel said.

Giving bail to J&K students, judge says: purely pvt chat

Saying that the alleged “anti-national” comments were made in the course of a private conversation on social media, Additional District and Sessions Judge Sayed Baleegur Rahaman granted bail on September 20.

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Explained: History, geography of terror camp Balakot, recently reactivated by Pakistan

Balakot has great symbolic significance for the Jaish. The camp, in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, had been struck by the IAF in February this year.

One year on, here's how Imran Khan and his promise of 'Naya Pakistan' fared

Imran Khan's biggest headache in the maiden year of his government has been on the economic front. Prices have skyrocketed amid rising inflation while the government has been unable to attract any foreign investment and also failed in creating business opportunities within the country.

JeM militant involved in Pulwama attack killed in Anantnag encounter

As the joint team were zeroing in on the target house, militants hiding in the village opened fire, triggering a gun battle. In the encounter that lasted several hours, the two JeM militants were killed.

Jaish IED expert, aide behind Pulwama blast killed in J&K

While police and security forces had halted anti-militancy operations in south Kashmir in wake of the Amarnath yatra, Saturday’s operation was the first in the region in the past three weeks.

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'We have ample proof': Army chief Bipin Rawat on Imran Khan's Pulwama claim

Imran Khan, who was on three-day visit to the US, said the Pulwama attack was an "indigenous thing". “It was a Kashmiri boy radicalised by the brutality of the security forces. He blew himself up," he said.

What is MiG21 Bison, the fighter jet Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman was flying?

The back-bone of the Indian Air Force, a MiG-21 Bison was shot down by the Pakistan Army on February 27. IAF pilot Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman was flying this aircraft.

Pulwama attack: J&K Governor blamed intel failure, MHA says no

In a written reply in to a question on “whether the reason for Pulwama attack was intelligence failure”, Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy denied in Rajya Sabha that there was any intelligence failure.

Centre counters J&K governor on Pulwama attack, denies intel failure

The minister's assertion counters Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik's remarks following the incident on February 14, where he said the attack was partly the result of an intelligence failure.

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Terror attack in J&K's Pulwama kills 40 CRPF personnel, JeM behind strike

Before Thursday’s attack, the most casualty suffered by CRPF in an attack was on June 25, 2016, when a vehicle was attacked by three LeT militants, leaving eight personnel dead and 22 injured

Pulwama attack: PM Modi, Opposition leaders pay homage to 40 CRPF soldiers

The bodies of the martyred soldiers were flown to Delhi before being sent home Friday. Prime Minister, cabinet ministers and leaders of the opposition paid homage to the martyred soldiers of Pulwama in New Delhi.

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