MILITANTS ATTACK

  • Turkey urges Israel to halt Gaza assault July 9, 2014

    Ankara: Turkey called on Israel on Tuesday to "immediately" halt its assault against the Gaza Strip, following the deadly air campaign against the Palestinian enclave. "We are calling on Israel to immediately halt its attacks on Gaza," the foreign ministry said in a statement. It urged the international community, especially the United...
  • Assam: Survivors of Bodo militant attacks live in fear May 6, 2014

    Khagrabari: Days after the violence in Assam which left 32 people dead, the victims of the Bodo militant attacks now face an uncertain future. CNNIBN's Arijit Sen travelled to Baksa where it all started to meet with the victims of the Bodo militant attacks. Safina, her daughter Jasmina and her two...
  • NIA team to reach Assam today to probe NDFB militant attacks May 5, 2014

    Guwahati: An National Investigation Agency team will reach Assam on Monday to probe into the attacks by National Demorcratic Front of Bodoland (NDFB) militants in three districts Kokrajhar, Baksa and Chirang. The Curfew has been relaxed in Baksa from 10 am to 4 pm, in Chirang from 10 am...
  • Assam: No reports of fresh violence, curfew remains in force May 4, 2014

    Guwahati: There was an uneasy calm in Assam's Kokrajhar, Chirang and Baksa districts after 32 people were killed in attacks blamed on National Democratic Font of Bodoland militants. There were no reports of fresh violence, but curfew remains in force in the affected areas. Fifty three companies of central paramilitary forces,...
  • PM condemns Assam violence; promises steps to restore peace May 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday condemned the "cowardly" terror attack in Assam that has claimed several lives and said that the Centre will take all measures to maintain law and order and restore peace there. Singh, who is keeping a close watch on the situation, spoke to Home...
  • Assam government must act immediately over Kokrajhar violence: Cong May 3, 2014

    Nine more bodies were recovered from violencehit Baksa district of lower Assam, taking the toll to 32. The Army has been called in and curfew imposed in Kokrajhar and Baksa districts of Assam after attacks by National Democratic Front of Bodoland militants. Congress leader Meem Afzal said, "The Assam government...
  • Assam militant attacks: Nine more bodies recovered, toll reaches 32 May 3, 2014

    Guwahati: Nine more bodies were recovered on Saturday from violencehit Baksa district of lower Assam, taking the toll to 32. The Army has been called in and curfew imposed in Kokrajhar and Baksa districts of Assam after attacks by National Democratic Front of Bodoland militants. According to the police, heavily...
  • Assam: Army called in, curfew imposed as Bodo militants kill 23 May 3, 2014

    Guwahati: The Army has been called in and curfew imposed in parts of Assam after 23 people including women and children were killed by National Democratic Front of Bodoland militants in separate attacks in Kokrajhar and Baksa districts. According to the police, heavily armed NDFB militants fired indiscriminately in the...
  • Bombs hit Iraq funeral and football stadium, killing 22 June 29, 2013

    Ramadi: A series of bombs near a bakery, at a funeral, inside a senior police officer's car and at a football stadium killed at least 22 people across Iraq on Friday, police and medics said. The violence is part of a trend of increasing militant attacks since the start of the...
  • J&K: Terrorists kill 4 policemen in Sopore, Srinagar April 26, 2013

    Srinagar: In a major strike, terrorists on Friday killed four policemen in Sopore area of Baramulla district in North Kashmir. Terrorists opened indiscriminate fire on a police team near Haigam, 65 kms from Srinagar, on SoporeKupwara road on Friday evening, Inspector General of Police, Kashmir, Abdul Gani Mir told PTI....
  • Srinagar: Suicide attackers target CRPF camp; 5 security men killed March 13, 2013

    Srinagar: In a major terror strike in the heart of Srinagar, a group of suspected fidayeen (suicide attackers) tried to storm a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) camp in Bemina area of the city and killed at least five security personnel and injured seven other before being shot dead in...
  • US mulls new covert raids in Pakistan June 23, 2012

    Washington: US military and intelligence officials are so frustrated with Pakistan's failure to stop local militant groups from attacking Americans in neighboring Afghanistan that they have considered launching secret joint USAfghan commando raids into Pakistan to hunt them down, officials told The Associated Press. But the idea, which US officials say...
  • Srinagar: 6 CRPF men injured in militant attack May 30, 2012

    Sringar: Suspected militants fired at a CRPF patrol group on Wednesday morning, injuring six personnel. The incident took place near Sheeraz cinema in Khanyar. The suspected militants fired indiscriminately at the patrol camp. Two militants riding a motorcycle fired on the CRPF personnel of 82nd Battalion as they were leaving their...
  • Militant attack on IDay parade in Pak, 3 killed August 14, 2011

    Islamabad: Suspected Taliban militants attacked an Independence Day parade at an army camp in North Waziristan tribal region of Pakistan on Sunday, killing three soldiers and injuring 22 more. The attack was carried out in Miranshah, the main town in North Waziristan Agency. Four rockets hit the Scouts Fort while security personnel...
  • Militants massacre 13 in Assam October 6, 2006

    Guwahati: Suspected Dimasa militants on Friday killed 13 NF railway personnel in a remote jungle near Hatikhuli, about 12 kilometre from Lumding railway junction. The incident was blamed on the Black Widow faction of the Dima Halam Daogah (DMD) group. While 11 died on the spot, two others died later. The...