Pulwama Terror Attack

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Key aide of Pulwama attack mastermind planned strikes across country: NIA

Mudassir was the mastermind behind this conspiracy but charges were abated against him after he was killed in an encounter with security forces in March this year, the agency said in its final report.

Anantnag gunbattle: On WhatsApp, Major told family — ‘Maybe my last photo’

According to his family, Sharma had a high-paying private job in Gurgaon in his early 20s before quitting to prepare for the Army.


Jaish militant whose van was used in Pulwama CRPF convoy attack killed in Valley gunbattle

Anantnag firefight leaves 2 militants, soldier dead. Sajad Maqbool Bhat’s killing is a big achievement, say J&K security officers.

Pakistan extends airspace closure on Indian border to June 14

Pakistan closed its airspace in February after a suicide attack by a Pakistan-based militant group (Jaish-e-Muhammed) in Kashmir’s Pulwama district led to aerial bombing missions on each other's soil and a fighter dogfight.

Rahul taunts PM Modi over cloud cover claim, asks if aircraft disappear from radar during rains

Addressing a rally in Madhya Pradesh's Neemuch, Rahul poked fun at the PM asking 'if all aircraft disappear from radar when it rains in India'.

Our objective was designation of Masood Azhar as global terrorist: MEA on no Pulwama reference

When asked if India offered China anything in return of Azhar's listing, MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said: "we do not negotiate on matters related to national security." 


NIA arrests two from Kashmir for ‘links’ with Pulwama suspect

The agency took into custody Tanveer alias Tanveer Ahmad Ganie, 29, and Bilal Mir alias Bilal Ahmad Mir, 23, for allegedly being in touch with arrested accused Sajjad Ahmed Khan.

Balakot lessons

IAF review of the cross LoC operation points to the urgent need to speed up modernisation of the force

Five of six designated targets were hit in Balakot airstrike: IAF review

According to sources, the operation had planned to use six Israeli Spice 2000 Penetrator type PGM (precision-guided munition) to hit the targets, and five of them had hit the designated mean point of impact (DMPI) on the buildings in the Balakot complex.

Former Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan raises questions over gains from airstrikes

“Nobody’s questioning the patriotism and competence of our armed forces. We complement them. But the question being raised is, what did we achieve through the air strikes. Were we able to destroy the network of terror? I don’t think so. No answer has come,” he said.