ENCOUNTER

  • Kathua encounter leaves bullet marks on walls of Rajbagh police station March 20, 2015

    The encounter in Rajbagh Police Station in Kathua district has ended leaving six killed including three security personnel, two terrorists a policeman and a driver. The encounter which began in the wee hours of Friday has also left two injured. ...
  • Is J&K CM supporting terror activities, asks Congress in Lok Sabha March 20, 2015

    New Delhi: In response to Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge's remark on the issue of Kathua terror attack, Home Minister Rajnath Singh made a statement in the Lok Sabha on Friday. "Jammu and Kashmir Police and CRPF personnel have killed two terrorists," said Singh saluting the personnel for their bravery. He informed...
  • J&K: Terrorists hold hostages in Kathua police station, 2 security personnel killed, heavy firing underway March 20, 2015

    Kathua: One Jammu and Kashmir police officer along with one CRPF personnel has been killed in a terror attack that is underway in Kathua in Jammu and Kashmir. Two CRPF personnel have also been injured in the attack. Heavy firing which began at the Rajbagh Police Station in Kathua district...
  • Scarlett Johansson: There is nothing strange, creepy or inappropriate about John Travolta February 28, 2015

    Los Angeles: Actress Scarlett Johansson has spoken out to defend John Travolta, stating there's "nothing creepy" about the actor. Greeted on the red carpet at Oscars by a kiss from Travolta, the exchange looked awkward, but Johansson insists it was a "pleasure", reports femalefirst.co.uk. "(I haven't seen) John in some years and...
  • CBI court lets off Rajasthan Home Minster Kataria in Sohrabuddin fake encounter case February 26, 2015

    Mumbai:,/b> A special CBI court on Thursday discharged senior BJP leader and Rajasthan's Home Minister Gulabchand Kataria and marble trader Vimal Patni from the Sohrabuddin Sheikh and Tulsiram Prajapati fake encounter killing cases, citing "insufficient" evidence. "There is no sufficient ground to proceed against the accused," special CBI judge MB Gosavi...
  • Jammu and Kashmir: 2 terrorists killed in an encounter in Shopian district February 25, 2015

    Srinagar: Two terrorists have been killed on Wednesday in a gunfight which is still going on between the security forces and holed up guerrillas in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district. "Following specific intelligence reports about the presence of two Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists in Shermaal village (Shopian), troops surrounded the village on...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories February 18, 2015

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  • News 360: Video nails Coast Guard DIG, seen boasting 'we blew off the Pakistan' boat February 18, 2015

    The Indian Express on Wednesday released the video showing Indian Coast Guard DIG BK Loshali claiming that he ordered the Pakistani boat which was near the Indian maritime border be blown off. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay February 18, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • Ishrat Jahan encounter case: Special CBI court grants bail to IPS officer DG Vanzara February 5, 2015

    Ahmedabad: Ahmedabad CBI court on Thursday granted bail to jailed former IPS officer DG Vanzara in the Ishrat Jahan encounter case. The bail has been granted on the condition that he will not enter Gujarat. Vanzara, who is one of the accused in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh, Tulsiram Prajapati and Ishrat Jahan...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay February 4, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Modi rubbishes AAP internal survey, says wind blowing decisively in BJP's favour February 4, 2015

    During his rally, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday took a dig at surveys ahead of the February 7 polls that predicted the Aam Aadmi Party having an advantage. ...
  • Sohrabuddin fake encounter case: CBI court discharges former Gujarat DGP PC Pandey February 4, 2015

    New Delhi: A CBI court has discharged former Gujarat DGP PC Pandey in the Sohrabuddin fake encounter case. The CBI court discharged Pande, who was accused number 35 in the case, due to lack of government sanctions. According to section 197 of CRPC, government sanction is required to prosecute police officers but...
  • Col MN Rai's body brought to New Delhi, to be cremated with military honours January 29, 2015

    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 January 28, 2015

    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 January 27, 2015

    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. ...