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77 militants killed during infiltration attempts from Pakistan: Govt

March 16, 2022 1:18 am

MoS Home Nityanand Rai also informed the house that in 2021, as many as 42 security force personnel had died in terror violence while 117 were injured. The corresponding figures for the year 2020 were 62 and 106 respectively.

No one allowed to raise funds for 'Jihad' in Pakistan: LHC

January 27, 2022 5:27 pm

Mumbai terror attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed of Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) has also been convicted of ‘terror financing' for several years and is serving his sentence at Lahore's Kot Lakhpat jail.

Massive search operation underway to neutralise hiding terrorists in J-K's Poonch, Rajouri

October 12, 2021 4:38 pm

There was no fresh contact with terrorists during the ongoing operation in the dense forest areas of Surankote in Poonch and nearby Thanamandi in Rajouri, the officials said.

Don't return to the era of 'your terrorists' and 'my terrorists': India cautions UN

July 07, 2021 11:22 am

India's Permanent Representative to the United Nations Ambassador T S Tirumurti noted that the continued absence of a universally agreed definition of terrorism is detrimental to the shared goal of eliminating the global scourge.

J&K: Heightened vigil at LoC pushed terror groups to dig tunnels to infiltrate, Army tells envoys

February 18, 2021 3:59 pm

The envoys, including those from member states of the European Union (EU) and the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), arrived in the union territory on a two-day visit on Wednesday to assess the development work and the security situation in Jammu and Kashmir.

Terrorists undergoing compulsory deradicalisation course triples in UK

April 06, 2019 6:34 pm

The Desistance and Disengagement Programme (DDP) has been running since October 2016 as part of UK's wider counter-terrorism strategy named Contest and is aimed at all terrorism and terrorism-related offenders released from prison or those returning from war-zones.

Politics, but no politics

February 16, 2019 10:05 am

Deteriorating situation in Valley can’t be delinked from abdication of political responsibility by governments in Delhi.

‘JeM pushing in terrorists from Pakistan’s FATA’

February 25, 2018 3:26 am

DGP S P Vaid said it has been observed that most of the suicide attackers inducted by JeM are a little older than 25-30 years.

If Pak fails to act against terrorists, US will get it done in a different way: Trump administration

October 27, 2017 9:09 pm

Tillerson has told Pakistan that it must take action against terrorist groups and dismantle their safe havens on its soil, State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert told reporters.

Maharashtra Legislature top target of terrorists: Council Chairman Ramraje Nimbalkar

July 24, 2017 4:46 pm

"A meeting of senior police officials was held and they have apprised me of the prevalent situation. The Vidhan Bhavan (Legislature building) and Mantralaya (the secretariat) are the top most targets of terrorists," state Legislative Council Chairman Ramraje Nimbalkar said.


Last rites of Pampore bravehearts performed with full state honours

February 22, 2016 2:51 pm

Udhampur/Mandi (Himachal Pradesh), Feb 22 (ANI): The last rites of Captain Tushar Mahajan, who was martyred while fighting the terrorists at Pampore in Jammu and Kashmir, was performed with full military honours in Udhampur on Monday. Captain Mahajan was injured on Friday when he was leading a team to smoke-out the terrorists holed up inside a building near Srinagar. He succumbed to the injuries at 92 Base Hospital last evening. Meanwhile, last rites of Havaldar Raj Kumar Rana were performed by his daughter in Mandi, Himachal Pradesh.

Pampore encounter enters day 3

February 22, 2016 5:26 am

Pampore, Feb 22 (ANI): The gunfight between security forces and terrorists underway in Pampore, Jammu and Kashmir, entered the third day on Monday with the death toll reaching to seven, including one terrorist. The terrorists are holed up inside the multi-storeyed government complex of Entrepreneurship Development Institute (EDI) on the Jammu- Srinagar National Highway. The entire area has been cordoned off as security forces are engaged heavily with the terrorists.

Pampore encounter: Fire breaks out at EDI building

February 21, 2016 2:17 pm

Pampore (Jammu and Kashmir), Feb 21 (ANI): A fire broke out at the Entrepreneurship Development Institute (EDI) building in Jammu and Kashmir's Pampore area, from where nearly 100 people had been evacuated to safety following an encounter between security forces and terrorists. An Army Captain was among two army personnel who lost their lives on Sunday, taking the death toll to five in the two-day operation. According to police officials, the operation might be prolonged as militants seem to be heavily armed.

Security beefed up at Ardh Kumbh

January 21, 2016 5:46 am

Haridwar, Jan 21 (ANI): Security has been beefed up at the Ardh Kumbh Mela in Varanasi after four suspected terrorists who were allegedly planning to launch an attack at the mela were nabbed on Wednesday. Thousands of Hindu devotees are seen thronging banks of Ganga. The police are using latest technology and equipments to monitor the activities in Haridwar. Meanwhile, a suspicious bag has been found at Haridwar Railway Station gate and is being inspected by the police.

Jakarta blasts: Three terrorists arrested

January 15, 2016 6:18 am

Jakarta, Jan 15 (ANI): At least three terrorists have been arrested in connection with the series of explosions in Jakarta, but confusion remains about the actual number of perpetrators and victims involved. Three terrorists were also killed in the attack. The death toll in the aftermath of the explosions is yet to be known.

Pak military nurturing terrorism: Shiv Sena

January 13, 2016 9:33 am

Mumbai, Jan 13 (ANI): Shiv Sena leader Manisha Kayande on Wednesday said that Pakistan is governed by its military and accused the Pakistan military of giving shelter to terror camps. She further stated that Pakistan government has no control on the country’s situation. Kayande said that the attack on Indian consulate Mazar-e-Sharif was a matter of grave concern. She believed that international pressure is required over Pakistan in order to prevent it from shielding terrorists.

India will continue to react: Congress tells Musharraf

January 12, 2016 9:38 am

Amritsar, Jan 12 (ANI): Rubbishing former Pakistan president General Pervez Musharraf's remark that India was overreacting on the Pathankot terror attack, Congress leader Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday said that India will react as they are not superfluous who can be shot by the terrorists. Singh further stressed the need for continuation of talks between the two countries, saying regular communication is the only way to establish peace and stop terror attacks.

Pakistan should take serious action over Pathankot attack: BJP

January 09, 2016 9:34 am

New Delhi, Jan 09 (ANI): Former home secretary and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP RK Singh on Saturday said that Pakistan has an agency which keeps tab on the people of Pakistan and will also help in tracing the details of the terrorists. He further stated that now it’s completely on Pakistan whether it takes any action over the Pathankot attack or not as India has already given them valid evidences.