Terrorism in Kashmir

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Let them come, we'll deal: Indian Army after Pakistan's threats

09 Aug 2019

Let them come, we'll deal: Indian Army after Pakistan's threats

The Indian Army is determined to defend the country's borders, and will thwart all attempts of Pakistan to disrupt peace in Jammu and Kashmir, Chinar Corps Commander Lieutenant-General Kanwal Jeet Singh Dhillon said on Thursday.

J&K: Amarnath Yatris, tourists asked to return amid terror threats

02 Aug 2019

J&K: Amarnath Yatris, tourists asked to return amid terror threats

The Jammu and Kashmir government has asked pilgrims of Amarnath Yatra and tourists to cut short their visit to the valley, citing terror threats.

Terrorists planned to attack Amarnath yatra, Pakistani Army involved: Lieutenant-General

02 Aug 2019

Terrorists planned to attack Amarnath yatra, Pakistani Army involved: Lieutenant-General

In a mind-boggling development, the Indian Army on Friday said they have recovered a rifle belonging to Pakistani Army from the Amarnath Yatra route.

Kashmir: Brothers of rifleman Aurangzeb, murdered by terrorists, join Army

23 Jul 2019

Kashmir: Brothers of rifleman Aurangzeb, murdered by terrorists, join Army

Two younger brothers of rifleman Aurangzeb, who was abducted and murdered by terrorists last year, have joined the Indian Army to keep his legacy alive.

In video, al Qaeda chief threatens Indian Army, mentions Kashmir

10 Jul 2019

In video, al Qaeda chief threatens Indian Army, mentions Kashmir

Ayman al-Zawahiri, who heads the terrorist outfit al Qaeda, in a recently-released video message asked "Mujahideen in Kashmir" to inflict "unrelenting blows" on Indian Army and the government.

J&K governor extends support, asks terrorists to shun violence

14 Jan 2019

J&K governor extends support, asks terrorists to shun violence

Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik today advised terrorists to shun the path of violence, assuring that his administration is ready to do whatever it can for their rehabilitation.

Kashmir: Close aide of Zakir Musa among six terrorists killed

22 Dec 2018

Kashmir: Close aide of Zakir Musa among six terrorists killed

On Saturday, six terrorists, including a close aide of Zakir Musa, Jammu and Kashmir's most-wanted terrorist, were killed in an encounter with Indian security forces.

J&K: Encounter between security forces, terrorists continues for 2nd day

09 Dec 2018

J&K: Encounter between security forces, terrorists continues for 2nd day

An encounter between terrorists and the security forces on the outskirts of Srinagar entered into the second day today, said police.

J&K: Two Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists killed in Pulwama encounter

29 Nov 2018

J&K: Two Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists killed in Pulwama encounter

Two Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) terrorists, both close aides of outfit commander Riyaz Naikoo, were killed today in an encounter with security forces in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Jammu and Kashmir: Six LeT militants killed in encounter

23 Nov 2018

Jammu and Kashmir: Six LeT militants killed in encounter

In a major success, security forces today shot dead six Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militants during an encounter in the forest area of Anantnag district in Jammu and Kashmir.

Army looking into reports of snipers entering Kashmir Valley: Rawat

29 Oct 2018

Army looking into reports of snipers entering Kashmir Valley: Rawat

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat said today that the Army was looking into reports of snipers entering the Kashmir Valley to target defense personnel and that the pattern of the attacks is being studied.

J&K: Two militants, including top LeT commander, killed in encounter

26 Sep 2018

J&K: Two militants, including top LeT commander, killed in encounter

One of the two terrorists killed in an encounter with security forces in Sopore in Jammu & Kashmir yesterday was identified as a top Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) commander who was active in north Kashmir for past three years.

Kashmir: 11 relatives of J&K police abducted by terrorists

31 Aug 2018

Kashmir: 11 relatives of J&K police abducted by terrorists

On Friday, terrorists kidnapped two more relatives of policemen serving in the Jammu and Kashmir police, taking the total number of such abductions to 11 over the last three days.

J&K: Cop killed, 3 security personnel injured in terrorist encounter

12 Aug 2018

J&K: Cop killed, 3 security personnel injured in terrorist encounter

A policeman has been killed and three security forces personnel injured during an early morning encounter with militants in Batmaloo in J&K's Srinagar.

113 terrorists killed this year so far in J&K

07 Aug 2018

113 terrorists killed this year so far in J&K

Sixty-nine terrorists have infiltrated into Jammu and Kashmir from across the border till June this year.

Kashmir: Army major, three soldiers killed in foiled infiltration bid

07 Aug 2018

Kashmir: Army major, three soldiers killed in foiled infiltration bid

An Army major and three soldiers were killed while trying to foil an infiltration bid in Bandipora, North Kashmir, this morning.

J&K: Two Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists killed in encounter with security forces

25 Jul 2018

J&K: Two Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists killed in encounter with security forces

Two Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists were killed in an encounter with security forces in south Kashmir's Anantnag town this morning following an intelligence tip-off about their presence inside a house, police said.

Terrorists who killed cop trapped in J&K encounter, three neutralized

22 Jul 2018

Terrorists who killed cop trapped in J&K encounter, three neutralized

Terrorists involved in the brutal murder of a J&K cop this week are trapped in an encounter in Khudwani village of Kulgam which began this morning, officials confirmed.

J&K: 100 terrorists, 43 security personnel killed in 6 months

18 Jul 2018

J&K: 100 terrorists, 43 security personnel killed in 6 months

A total of 100 militants and 43 security personnel were killed in Jammu and Kashmir in the first six months of this year, Union Minister Hansraj Gangaram Ahir said today.

Two months after 'Burhan Boys' killed, terrorists release another group-photo

16 Jul 2018

Two months after 'Burhan Boys' killed, terrorists release another group-photo

Two months after security forces eliminated all 11 men seen in the 'Burhan's Boys' photo, terrorists have released another, this time with 14 men posing with guns.

Bullet-riddled body of abducted J&K cop found

06 Jul 2018

Bullet-riddled body of abducted J&K cop found

Hours after being kidnapped, the bullet-riddled body of a Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) police constable was found this morning in Pariwan, Kulgam.

As J&K-doctor treats those injured in clashes, his son dies

01 Jul 2018

As J&K-doctor treats those injured in clashes, his son dies

For Dr Abdul Gani Khan, Friday was all about treating those injured when terrorists clashed with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district.

You're our guests, won't attack you: Hizbul assures Amarnath pilgrims

27 Jun 2018

You're our guests, won't attack you: Hizbul assures Amarnath pilgrims

A year after a deadly terrorist attack on Amarnath pilgrims killed eight, Hizbul Mujahideen has assured Yatris a safe passage this time, saying it has no plans of attacking the pilgrimage.

During ceasefire in Kashmir, terror, violence and deaths shot up

18 Jun 2018

During ceasefire in Kashmir, terror, violence and deaths shot up

In the one month that the government maintained ceasefire in Kashmir, violence reached a record high, official data has revealed.

Government ends Ramzan ceasefire in Kashmir, security operations to resume

17 Jun 2018

Government ends Ramzan ceasefire in Kashmir, security operations to resume

The Indian government has decided not to extend the one-month ceasefire it declared in troubled Jammu and Kashmir on the occasion of Ramzan.

J&K: Stone-pelters clash with security-forces amid Eid celebrations; protester killed

16 Jun 2018

J&K: Stone-pelters clash with security-forces amid Eid celebrations; protester killed

One person was killed during clashes between protesters and security forces in Kashmir today even as men, women, and children dressed in their best, thronged mosques and Eidgah across the Valley for Eid-ul-Fitr celebrations.

'Azadi' isn't possible, you can't fight army: Rawat to Kashmiris

10 May 2018

'Azadi' isn't possible, you can't fight army: Rawat to Kashmiris

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat has urged Kashmiri youths to understand "azadi" isn't possible and that it's a futile fight. "You can't fight the army," he said.

All 10 terrorists who posed with Burhan Wani killed

07 May 2018

All 10 terrorists who posed with Burhan Wani killed

Two years ago, Burhan Wani's killing triggered a wave of violence in restive Kashmir, which eventually led to the deaths of more than 100 civilians and security personnel.

Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Patel shot dead in Kashmir

25 Apr 2018

Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Patel shot dead in Kashmir

Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Patel was shot dead today by terrorists in Rajpora area of South Kashmir.

Amid tension in Hajin, another terrorist killed in encounter

01 Mar 2018

Amid tension in Hajin, another terrorist killed in encounter

An LeT terrorist was killed in an encounter this morning at Hajin in Bandipora district of Kashmir.

Sunjuwan camp attack: Army resumes operations after night-long halt

11 Feb 2018

Sunjuwan camp attack: Army resumes operations after night-long halt

This morning, army resumed its operations after a night-long halt to flush out the remaining JeM terrorists from a military camp in Jammu's Sunjuwan.

JeM terrorists attack army base in Jammu

10 Feb 2018

JeM terrorists attack army base in Jammu

The Sunjwan army camp in Jammu was attacked by a group of heavily armed Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorists in the wee hours of Saturday.

LeT terrorist's escape: What goes inside Srinagar Central Jail?

09 Feb 2018

LeT terrorist's escape: What goes inside Srinagar Central Jail?

Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorist Naveed Jat was to escape sooner than later. He had help - from local militants, his colleagues in Pakistan, and also Srinagar Central Jail, where he was lodged.

363 terrorists, 71 civilians killed in J&K in 2016-17

19 Jan 2018

363 terrorists, 71 civilians killed in J&K in 2016-17

As many as 363 terrorists and 71 civilians were gunned down in the last two years in Jammu and Kashmir.

Hafiz Saeed, Syed Salahuddin chargesheeted for helping terror activities

18 Jan 2018

Hafiz Saeed, Syed Salahuddin chargesheeted for helping terror activities

The NIA has filed a chargesheet against 12 people including Hizbul Mujahideen head Syed Salahuddin and Lashkar-e-Taiba chief Hafiz Saeed.

Two terrorists killed in Anantnag, three neutralized in 24 hours

09 Jan 2018

Two terrorists killed in Anantnag, three neutralized in 24 hours

Security forces neutralized two terrorists in an encounter at Larno area of Kokernag in Anantnag, Kashmir.

Award-winning AMU PhD scholar joins Hizbul Mujahideen

08 Jan 2018

Award-winning AMU PhD scholar joins Hizbul Mujahideen

Mannan Bashir Wani, an award-winning PhD scholar at the Aligarh Muslim University, has reportedly joined Hizbul Mujahideen terror outfit; he went missing last week.

Nothing wrong in paying condolence to local terrorists: PDP leader

07 Jan 2018

Nothing wrong in paying condolence to local terrorists: PDP leader

PDP spokesperson Rafi Ahmad Mir created controversy yesterday when he said there's nothing wrong in paying condolence to local terrorists.

Pulwama attack: Teen terrorist urges Kashmiris to join "anti-India fight"

01 Jan 2018

Pulwama attack: Teen terrorist urges Kashmiris to join "anti-India fight"

Yesterday, three terrorists attacked a CRPF camp at J&K's Pulwama. All three were killed. Five security personnel also died.

CRPF jawan killed in Pulwama terror attack

31 Dec 2017

CRPF jawan killed in Pulwama terror attack

One jawan was killed and three others injured when terrorists stormed a CRPF training center in J&K's Pulwama.