Handwara

  • J&K: 3 terrorists killed in 12-hour encounter with security forces 03-12-2013 08:19 AM

    Handwara: Three terrorists were killed in Handwara on Tuesday in a 12 hour encounter with the security forces. Bodies of the two terrorists have been recovered by the security forces. The stand-off between the terrorists and security forces started early on Monday spreading panic among the locals. ...
  • J&K: Security forces surround 3 terrorists, encounter on 02-12-2013 05:41 PM

    An encounter is going on at Rajpora, Handwara in Jammu and Kashmir between a group of terrorists and security forces. Three terrorists have been surrounded by the troops and the police. Firing is reportedly going on from last three hours. Earlier in the afternoon, the Chadoora Station House Officer (SHO)...
  • J&K: Jawan injured in terror attack on army convoy 16-11-2013 09:02 PM

    A jawan was injured in an attack by terrorists on an army convoy in Kupwara district of Kashmir on Saturday. The army convoy was fired upon by militants near Drugmulla on Kupwara-Handwara road, 80 kms from Srinagar, an army official said. One soldier was injured in the firing, while the...
  • Hizbul Mujahideen guerrilla commander arrested in Kashmir 06-10-2013 12:16 AM

    A top guerrilla commander of the Hizbul Mujahideen involved in killings of two policemen and a civilian besides carrying out other terror attacks in the Kashmir Valley has been arrested, a police officer said on Saturday. Deputy Inspector General (North Kashmir range) JP Singh told reporters in north Kashmir's Sopore...
  • J&K govt spends crores on Zubin Mehta concert, but no money for compensation 17-09-2013 02:40 PM

    Srinagar: For a state which is known for its poor financial condition, crores of rupees were spend by the Jammu and Kashmir government on hosting Zubin Mehata's 'Ehsass-e-Kashmir' concert. Though the concert was dubbed as a perfect stage to present the state at an international platform, the world renowned music...
  • News briefs: Diarrhoea claims 20 lives in Narayanpur, around 25 ill 10-08-2013 12:04 AM

    At least 20 people have died in the past week while more than two dozen people have been suffering from diarrhoea. According to the health officials, the outbreak of diarrhoea has been reported in Dunga and Handwara panchayats of Narayanpur district. The officials said that a team of doctors and...
  • Patrolling increased in Handwara after terrorist movement reports 14-05-2013 10:57 AM

    Srinagar: The Indian Army has launched a massive offensive along the Line of Control in Handwara and Kupwara after reports that six terrorists having been sighted in the area. The Army has intensified patrolling over the past few days. Helicopter patrolling is on and security personnel are on alert along...
  • J&K: encounter in Handwara, 1 militant killed 02-09-2011 08:40 AM

    Srinagar: A militant was killed and two Army soldiers were injured in an encounter in Kupwara district of Kashmir on Friday. The gun battle broke out between militants and security forces in Wuder Bala area of Handwara, 95 kms from here, in the wee hours after Army launched a search...
  • Another sex scandal busted in J&K 17-08-2006 06:40 PM

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