Tag: Army

Pulwama encounter: Three terrorists, including a Pakistani JeM commander, killed; Four Army personnel martyred

Newsroom24x7 Network Srinagar: Four Indian Army personnel, including a Major, were today martyred in an 18-hour encounter that led to the elimination of three top Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) terrorists, including Kamran, a Pakistani commander of the Jaish terror group linked to the February 14 Pulwama attack. The security personnel martyred today are Major DS Dhondial, and

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6 Indian casualties in firing by Pakistan Army

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: There have been 239 ceasefire violations by Pakistan resulting in the death of 3 Army personnel and and equal number of civilians in the Indian State of Jammu and Kashmir between January and June this year. There have been 239 ceasefire violations by Pakistan along the line of control (LoC) under

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Army kills eight terrorists, including Hizb commander Sabjar Bhat

SRINAGAR: Hizbul Mujahideen commander Sabzar Ahmad Bhat, who succeeded Burhan Wani, has been gunned down along with another terrorist during a search operation by security forces on Saturday in Pulwana district in Kashmir. Sabzar, who was killed on Saturday by the Army at Soimoh village in Tral, about 35 kilometers from Srinagar, had become a

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Hideouts of Terrorists busted in Baramula; 44 apprehended

Newsroom24x7 Staff Srinagar: Coordinated initiative by Army, Jammu and Kashmir Police, Border Security Force, and Central Reserve Police Force has led to the busting of what has been described as  terrorists’ hideouts in Baramula in Jammu and Kashmir. The security personnel engaged in the anti-terrorist combing  operation since yesterday have nabbed 44 suspected terrorists. This

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Two killed in quota stir in Haryana, Army called in

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The Jat agitation for quota in Government jobs today turned violent leaving at least two persons dead and over two dozen injured. As violence spread in different parts of Haryana Army was called in and the Centre also rushed 1,000 paramilitary personnel to the trouble-torn state today. Home Minister Rajnath Singh

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Security forces bust a militant hideout in Poonch

Newsroom24x7 Desk Srinagar : Security forces have busted a militant hideout and confiscated huge quantity of arms and ammunitions in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. The force received inputs of arms cache stacked up in the hideout within Poonch section of J and K state. Authentic intel made the army personnel track down exact

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India the biggest arms purchaser

Lalit Shastri The projection two-years ago by a Swedish Research Group that India had replaced China as the biggest arms purchaser in the World had not come as any surprise as the Ministry of Defence was continuously going around scouting for arms all over the world to fill the huge gap in defence preparedness. It was

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