ENCOUNTER

  • Col MN Rai's body brought to New Delhi, to be cremated with military honours 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Colonel Munindra Nath Rai, the commanding officer of 42 Rashtriya Rifles, will be cremated in New Delhi on Thursday after he was martyred along with one policeman in an encounter with Hijbul Mujahideen terrorists in Tral area of Pulwama in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday evening. The brave soldier...
  • Colonel Munindra Nath Rai's friend and batchmate calls him a brave and daring soldier 2 days ago

    Srinagar: Colonel Munindra Nath Rai's batchmate and close friend Colonel Amit Aul remembers him as a brave and daring soldier. "He was a great colleague, we underwent training together and he volunteered to join the Gorkha Regiment. Then we both were given the command of two battalions of Rashtriya Rifles....
  • Army Colonel, one police constable killed in encounter with terrorists in Tral area of J&K's Pulwama district 3 days ago

    Pulwama: An Indian Army Colonel was killed on Tuesday in an encounter with Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists in Tral Area of Pulwama district in Jammu and Kashmir. Colonel Munindra Nath Rai, the Commanding Officer of 42 Rashtriya Rifles, was injured and shifted to the 92 Base Camp hospital at the Badami...
  • J&K: 2 JeM terrorists killed in encounter with security forces in Sopore January 18, 2015

    Srinagar: Two Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorists from Pakistan were killed in an encounter with security personnel in Sopore district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday. Security forces cordoned off Saidpora village in Sopore following information about presence of terrorists in the area, a police officer said. The two terrorists were hiding in a house. The...
  • J&K: Security forces kill two terrorists in Shopian; encounter underway January 15, 2015

    Shopian: Security forces on Thursday morning killed two terrorists in the jungle area of Kharot in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir. The encounter broke out earlier in the morning between terrorists and joint forces of Jammu and Kashmir Police, Indian Army and CRPF. Two to three terrorists are believed...
  • Sohrabuddin fake encounter case: CBI's credibility broken irreparably, says TMC December 30, 2014

    Kolkata: In the wake of BJP president Amit Shah getting acquitted in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh staged shootout case, the Trinamool Congress on Tuesday said the CBI's credibility had been "broken irreparably". "CBI's credibility broken irreparably after today's hogwash. Amit Shah discharged in fake encounter case after top lawyers defend him for...
  • Sohrabuddin fake encounter case: Congress questions CBI's role, says Shah's discharge worrisome December 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Questioning CBI's role in the matter, Congress on Tuesday described as "strange and worrisome" a special court discharging BJP chief Amit Shah in Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter killing case and alleged that the "chained, caged and totally immobilised" probe agency was under "government pressure". "There are many questions...
  • Sohrabuddin fake encounter case: Amit Shah's discharge vindicates BJP's stand, says Rajnath Singh December 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said that the special CBI court discharging BJP President Amit Shah in Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter killing case has vindicated the party's stand. Using his personal twitter handle, Singh tweeted that he was "extremely pleased" to know that Shah was given...
  • Amit Shah discharged in Sohrabuddin fake encounter case December 30, 2014

    Mumbai: In major relief to BJP chief Amit Shah, a special CBI court on Tuesday discharged him in the 2005 Sohrabuddin fake encounter case. "I am of the opinion that the inference drawn by CBI is not accepted in totality and he (Shah) cannot be charged as an accused," Special CBI...
  • J&K: Encounter on in Kupwara, 2-3 terrorists likely to be trapped December 18, 2014

    Jammu: Yet another gunbattle is underway between terrorists and security forces in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir. Two-three terrorists are likely to be holed up. The police have area cordoned off the area. There have been no reports of casualties so far from either side. The attack comes just...
  • Gurdaspur's Manpreet Singh martyred in Uri, laid to rest with full state honours December 8, 2014

    Gurdaspur on Sunday bid farewell to Gunner Manpreet Singh who was killed fighting terrorists in Uri on Friday. The martyr's body was brought from Srinagar to Gurdaspur and was cremated with full state honours. Several top ranking officers attended the funeral and paid their respects. ...
  • Kashmir: My father sacrificed his life for the country, says martyr's daughter December 6, 2014

    A day after terror strikes rocked Kashmir Valley, family of slain policeman Mohammad Akbar, who was killed in encounter, say that he sacrificed his life for the nation. The martyr's daughter said, "My father sacrificed his life for the country. He was the sole bread earner in the family. My...
  • News360: Terrorists target 4 towns in Kashmir, 21 killed December 5, 2014

    Jammu and Kashmir witnessed a bloody and black Friday with terrorists stepping up attacks across the valley, just four days before polling is scheduled to be held for the third phase in the five-phased Legislative Assembly elections in 16 constituencies of Jammu and Kashmir, where a very high voter turnout...
  • Uri: 8 Army men, 6 terrorists killed in 12-hour-long encounter December 5, 2014

    It has been a testing day for Jammu and Kashmir with four terror strikes in different parts of the state. In the first encounter that lasted for nearly 12 hours, security forces successfully killed all six terrorists who tried to enter an Army fortification in the Uri sector. However, seven...
  • 3 armymen from 24 Punjab, 5 from 31 Field Regiment martyred while eliminating terrorists in Uri December 5, 2014

    Uri: It has been a testing day for Jammu and Kashmir with four terror strikes in different parts of the state. In the first encounter that lasted for nearly 12 hours, security forces successfully killed all six terrorists who tried to enter an Army fortification in the Uri sector. However,...
  • J&K: Army guns down six terrorists, lose 8 soldiers, 3 policemen also killed in Uri encounter December 5, 2014

    Uri: The security forces have successfully ended the encounter in Uri sector of Jammu and Kashmir by killing all six terrorists that entered an Army fortification. However, the Army also lost eight of its soldiers and three senior police officers in the attack. The encounter started in the Mohura area of...
  • Watch: Army fortification under attack by terrorists, encounter still on December 5, 2014

    At least nine people are dead in an encounter between terrorists and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir. Those dead include four army men and two policemen. The encounter happened in the Mohura area of Uri. ...
  • J&K: Four Army men, two policemen, three terrorists killed in attack at Army camp in Uri, encounter on December 5, 2014

    Uri: In a major strike in Jammu and Kashmir, four Army men, two policemen and two terrorists have been killed in an encounter between terrorists and security forces in Uri sector. At least three terrorists are still believed to be holed up near an Army camp. The encounter, which is still...
  • J&K: Two policemen killed as terrorists try to enter Army fortification in Uri, encounter underway December 5, 2014

    Uri: In a grim news from Jammu and Kashmir, two policemen have been killed in an encounter between terrorists and security forces in the Mohura area of Uri sector. The encounter which is still underway, began after terrorists tried to get inside an Army fortification in Uri. While the exact...
  • J&K: Terrorists gunned down in Nowgam wanted to disrupt elections December 4, 2014

    Srinagar: The six terrorists who were killed in an encounter in Nowgam sector on Wednesday were planning to disrupt the ongoing Assembly elections in Jammu & Kashmir. CNN-IBN has accessed exclusive images which show that the terrorists were well stocked with ammunition and communication gadgetry meant to cause serious damage....
  • Uniforms of Sukma martyrs in a bin an insult to soldiers: D Raja December 4, 2014

    Reacting to the uniforms of Sukma martyrs found in garbage bin, CPI leader D Raja said, "Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Prime Minister Narendra Modi must explain why such an incident took place in a state that's ruled by the BJP. It's an insult to soldiers in Chhattisgarh." ...
  • Chhattisgarh: Row over Sukma martyrs' uniforms a mischief by political parties, says DIG top boss December 4, 2014

    Raipur: A day after the after blood-stained uniforms and shoes of some of the CRPF personnel who were killed in the Sukma Naxal attack were found in a garbage bin on the hospital premises, the blame game has begun. DIG, Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) called the act a mischief by...
  • J&K: 6 terrorists, 1 Army personnel killed in encounter in Nowgam December 3, 2014

    Srinagar: As Jammu and Kashmir will vote in the third phase, the elections are under the shadow of terror. Six terrorists were killed by the Garhwal Rifles Battalion in Nowgam in Kashmir on Wednesday. One Army personnel has also been martyred in the operation while four others were injured. Searches are being...
  • Ishrat case: Vanzara tells court he only followed orders November 29, 2014

    Ahmedabad: Jailed Gujarat IPS officer DG Vanzara on Friday told a special CBI court that he executed the 2004 Ishrat Jahan encounter on orders given by his superior on the basis of inputs received from Intelligence Bureau (IB). He made this submission through his lawyer during hearing on his bail...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories November 28, 2014

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay November 28, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Delhi schools can now set their own Nursery admission guidelines November 28, 2014

    In a huge relief for prive schools in Delhi, the High Court has allowed them to set their own guidelines for nursery admissions quashing the guidelines of city government with respect to the general category seats. ...
  • J&K: Army indicts nine soldiers for killing two men in Budgam, recommends court martial proceedings November 27, 2014

    Budgam: Within days after firing in Budgam claimed lives of two people and injured two others, the Army has indicted nine soldiers including a Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO) for the incident. A court of inquiry on the Army officers found gross violation of rules of engagement by the soldiers. Failure...
  • On 26/11 anniversary, PM Modi asserts the need to combat terrorism November 26, 2014

    New Delhi: On the sixth anniversary of the deadly 26/11 Mumbai attacks, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday asserted the need to combat terrorism. "Today is a day to reaffirm our commitment to work together to combat the menace of terror & uproot it from the face of humankind," he...
  • Army denies reports of 'fierce encounter' in Poonch November 22, 2014

    Jammu: The Army on Friday termed as baseless reports of a fierce encounter between the security forces and a group of infiltrators in the Poonch forest. "There was no fierce encounter between terrorists and the army at the Kalsa forest areas in Bigial Dara area of Poonch last night, as reported...