Tag: militants

Australia acts on dual citizenship menace to curb militancy

Newsroom24x7 Desk Melbourne : Worried about what happens when militants return to their home base, Australia has coded and passed new laws to protect the country against menace of dual citizenship. In a major move to combat terrorism breeding from within Australian soil, Australia has taken a decision to strip dual nationals convicted or suspected

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Mizoram govt announces cash reward for info on militants

Newsroom24x7 Desk Aizawl : A cash reward for information on militants in Mizoram has been announced by ruling government in the state. Mizoram government has announced a cash reward of Rs one lakh each for anyone giving information in connection with five militants of Manipur-based Hmar People’s Convention (Democrats) who were involved in the ambush

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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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Indian forces can’t defend against terrorists says Farooq Abdullah

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : National Conference President Farooq Abdullah revisited  his experiments with freedom of expression a day earlier, and took it a step forward today when he said that the Indian forces, in his opinion, do not have the defence capability in them to shield an armor against terrorists and militants on the prowl.

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Militants target Pakistan air force base in Peshawar

Newsroom24x7 Desk Peshawar : 10 gunmen attacked a guard post and then stormed into Badaber air base in Peshawar. Security forces reached to the base and cordened off the area. Retaliation fire from forces started a gun battle which is still under progress. The major exchange of fire gunned down six militants but the clearance

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Two Indians detained in Syria, confirms MEA

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : War laden territory has taken a toll on two more Indian nationals who were on a migratory residential status in Sirte, Libya. With two Indians already in the custody of Islamic militants since more than month, in an earlier abduction case, the list has expanded and added two more who

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Mistaken Identity – Egyptian forces kill Mexican tourists

Newsroom24x7 Desk Egypt : Security forces in Egypt mistakenly killed 12 people, including Mexican tourists while giving shape to an anti-terror operation in the Wahat area of the western dessert. Ten Mexicans and Egyptians were also injured and are being treated in a local hospital. Egyptian Ministry said it had formed a team to investigate

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