Millitants

  • Suspects confess to killing Palestinian teen July 7, 2014

    Jerusalem: Three Israeli suspects in the killing of a Palestinian teenager who was abducted and burned to death last week confessed to the crime on Monday and were reenacting the incident for authorities, an official said, as the country's leaders raced to contain a public uproar over the slaying. The confessions...
  • Seven terrorists killed in encounter in Kashmir's Lolab February 25, 2014

    Srinagar: Seven terrorists were gunned down on Monday in Kashmir's Lolab area in a fierce battle with security personnel. The gunned down terrorists belong to Lashkar-e-Taiba and Jaish-e-Mohammed. The encounter has been called off for the night and will resume on Tuesday morning. According to sources, around 10 terrorists were...
  • J&K: One terrorist killed in encounter with security forces February 1, 2014

    Srinagar: The encounter between security forces and terrorists that started on Friday evening continues in Jammu & Kashmir's Pulwama region. One militant of JaisheMohammad has been killed in the gun battle. According to the police, firing continues between the two sides as security personnel hunt for another suspected terrorist in the...
  • Militants trigger grenade blasts in Assam's Chirang district August 14, 2013

    Barely hours before the Independence Day celebrations, suspected militants triggered two grenade blasts in Assam's Chirang district on Wednesday, police said. No injury or casualty was reported. amp;nbsp; amp;nbsp; amp;nbsp; ...
  • Pakistan: 4 killed in violence in two separate incidents April 20, 2013

    Islamabad: Four persons, including two children, were killed and several others injured in two separate incidents of violence in Pakistan s restive northwest on Friday, officials said. A tribesman was killed and 14 more were injured when militants fired four rockets at an election rally in Wana, the main town...
  • No militant returned from PoK officially March 12, 2013

    Jammu: Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Monday said Jammu and Kashmir had received over 1,000 applications from militants in Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) but no one had yet returned through the designated routes. The chief minister also informed the state assembly here that at least "3,974 militants are still living in...
  • Pakistan: 18 militants killed in US drone strikes August 24, 2012

    Islamabad: US drones targeted three militant compounds in the lawless North Waziristan tribal region on Friday killing at least 18 insurgents, just a day after Pakistan summoned a top American diplomat to lodge protest over such attacks calling them a violation of its sovereignty. The CIA-operated spy planes targeted the militant...
  • Manipur journalists condemn the threat of militants August 7, 2012

    Imphal: All Manipur Working Journalists' Union (AMWJU) and prominent editors on Tuesday condemned the 'threat' from some militants that their press statement should be published in local dailies without editing. A spokesman of AMWJU said the executive members of the union and prominent editors held an emergency meeting to discuss the...
  • Two militants killed in Kupwara gunbattle July 22, 2010

    Srinagar: Two militants were killed in a gunbattle with security forces in Kupwara district of North Kashmir, a defence spokesman said on Thursday. The encounter broke out between militants, hiding in Rajwar forest in Handwara, 90 kms from here, and security forces on Wednesday night, defence spokesman Lt Col A...
  • When India attacked its own people April 20, 2010

    It has been 41 years since the Indian Air Force carried out bombings in Aizwal (Mizoram) to stop Mizo rebels. It's an episode that's been deleted from history. But have we learnt our lessons? ...
  • Naga rebel leaders reach Delhi for talks February 28, 2010

    New Delhi: NSCN-IM Chairman Isak Chisi Swu and General Secretary Thuingaleng Muivah arrived in New Delhi on Saturday at around 11.30 pm to hold talks with the Centre's new pointsman and are likely to meet Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. Swu and Muivah, who had last visited India in December 2006 and...
  • Pak jets kills 30 militants in Afghan border February 20, 2010

    Islamabad: Pakistani jet fighters killed 30 militants in remote, forested mountains on the Afghan border on Saturday, the military said, as US forces spearhead one of NATO's biggest offensives against the Taliban in Afghanistan. Pakistani security forces launched a major offensive against the al Qaeda-backed Pakistani Taliban in their main bastion...
  • 2 terrorists shot dead in gunbattle in Kashmir February 15, 2010

    Srinagar: Security forces have shot dead 2 militants in Kulgam district of South Kashmir as gunbattle broke out between militants and security forces on Monday morning. The encounter broke out after militants hiding in a house opened indiscriminate fire on a joint search party of police and security forces at Khodwani,...
  • Abducted Andhra engineer's family appeals for his release October 20, 2009

    A massive operation is on to secure the release of an Andhra engineeer Krishna Rao kidnapped by suspected Bodo militants in Assam. His family has appealed for his release. ...
  • 267 flats given to migrant Kashmiri Pandits March 4, 2008

    Jammu: More than 250 displaced Kashmiri Pandits living in migrant camps in the city were given homes to call their own, ahead of their auspicious Shivratri festival on Sunday. Keys to 267 newly-built two-room flats were handed over to them at a small function at Muthi migrant camp after police verification,...