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J&K DGP reviews security scenario in Kashmir
Srinagar, Oct 15 (IANS) J&K Director General of Police, Dilbag Singh, on Friday chaired a meeting at the police control room here to review the current security scenario in Kashmir.
2021-10-15
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics,Defence/Security,Terrorism
President pays tributes at the Kargil War Memorial
Kargil, Oct 15 (IANS) President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday visited the Kargil War Memorial at Drass and paid homage to the martyrs.
2021-10-15
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Politics
Terrorist associate arrested in Kashmir
Srinagar, Oct 15 (IANS) A terrorist associate was arrested by a joint security team in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district on Friday, officials said.
2021-10-15
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Peace on the sea does not happen by accident: US Navy chief
Mumbai, Oct 15 (IANS) Peace on the sea does not happen by accident, visiting US Navy chief, Admiral Michael Gilday said on Friday.
2021-10-15
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Defence/Security,Diplomacy
Terrorist involved in shooting J&K cop killed in Srinagar encounter
Srinagar, Oct 15 (IANS) A terrorist, involved in the murder of a Jammu and Kashmir Police officer in Srinagar, was killed in an encounter between terrorists and security forces at Srinagar district on Friday, officials said.
2021-10-15
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Gunfight breaks out at Srinagar's Bemina
Srinagar, Oct 15 (IANS) An encounter broke out between terrorists and security forces at Bemina in J&K's Srinagar district on Friday, officials said.
2021-10-15
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Slain terrorist involved in civilian killing in Kashmir identified (2nd Ld)
Srinagar, Oct 15 (IANS) A terrorist, said to be involved in the recent killing of a civilian in Jammu and Kashmir, was shot dead in an encounter between terrorists and security forces in Wahibug area of Pulwama district on Friday, officials said.
2021-10-15
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Terrorist involved in J&K civilian killings gunned down
Srinagar, Oct 15 (IANS) A terrorist, said to be involved in recent civilian killings in Jammu and Kashmir, was shot dead in an ongoing encounter between terrorists and security forces in Pulwama district on Friday, officials said.
2021-10-15
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
India's defence exports increased by 325% in last 5 years: Modi
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) India's defence exports increased by 325 per cent in the last five years, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday, as he pointing out that both private and public sectors are working hand in hand for national security.
2021-10-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security
Gunfight breaks out at J&K's Pulwama
Srinagar, Oct 15 (IANS) A gunfight broke out between terrorists and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district on Friday, officials said.
2021-10-15
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Tighten security in smaller cities in festive season, Centre tells states
New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) Following intelligence inputs that smaller cities could be on the terrorists' radar, the Centre has asked the state governments to scale up security of the Tier 2 cities during current festive season, sources in the security set-up said on Friday.
2021-10-15
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics,Defence/Security
2 soldiers killed in ongoing operation in J&K's Poonch
Jammu, Oct 15 (IANS) Two soldiers were killed on Friday in an ongoing counter terrorism operation in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district.
2021-10-15
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
JCO, another soldier critically injured in J&K's Poonch
Jammu, Oct 14 (IANS) A junior commissioned officer (JCO) and another soldier were critically injured on Thursday in an encounter with the terrorists in J&K's Poonch district, defence officials said
2021-10-14
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Modi to dedicate 7 new defence companies to nation on Friday
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will dedicate the seven new defence companies formed out of the Ordnance Factory Board to the nation on Friday.
2021-10-14
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security,Politics
Peon in Military Chief Engineer Jodhpur Zone honeytrapped by Pak spy, arrested
Jaipur, Oct 14 (IANS) The Rajasthan police' intelligence team has arrested a peon of Military Chief Engineer Jodhpur Zone for sharing crucial information with a Pakistan based woman handler.
2021-10-14
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Defence/Security
Extension of BSF's jurisdiction evokes mixed response
Guwahati/Agartala, Oct 14 (IANS) A day after the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) extended BSF's area of operational jurisdiction in three states -- Punjab, West Bengal and Assam -- within a belt of 50 km from the international borders, Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Thursday supported the move, while the CPI-M and the Trinamool Congress strongly opposed it.
2021-10-14
Category: India, Assam,National,Defence/Security,Politics
Gunshots during army search operation in J&K's Poonch
Jammu, Oct 14 (IANS) Gunshots were heard on Thursday during the search and cordon operation started by the army in Surankote area of J&K's Poonch district, police said.
2021-10-14
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
China, Bhutan sign three-step roadmap for expediting boundary negotiations
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) Amid the border dispute with India, China on Thursday signed a three-step roadmap with Bhutan for expediting the boundary negotiations.
2021-10-14
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security,Diplomacy,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Assam Rifles sets up skill development centre in conflict zone
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) In a first-of-its-kind initiative, Maj Gen Alok Naresh, IG, Assam Rifles (South), has inaugurated a skill development centre in the conflict-hit Churachandpur district in Manipur.
2021-10-14
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security,Human Interest/Society
Major breakthrough by BRO in Arunachal tunnel construction
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) In a major breakthrough amidst the pandemic by the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) in the Sela Tunnel Project in Arunachal Pradesh, the breakthrough blast for the longer tunnel of 1.5 km length was done successfully on Thursday.
2021-10-14
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security
Sela Tunnel in Arunachal will bolster national security: Rajnath
New Delhi, Oct 14 (IANS) Sela Tunnel, located in West Kameng district of Arunachal Pradesh, will play a crucial role in bolstering national security and ensuring socio-economic development of the region, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said here on Thursday presiding over breakthrough blast of main tube of the tunnel.
2021-10-14
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security,Politics
Pakistan stocks take a beating on controversy over ISI chief appointment
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Shares at the Pakistan Stock Exchange ended the day in the red on Wednesday as investors were worried over the controversy surrounding the appointment of the Inter-Services Intelligence chief.
2021-10-13
Category: International, India,Business/Economy,Defence/Security,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Punjab opposes giving more powers to BSF
Chandigarh, Oct 13 (IANS) Slamming the Centre for amending Section 139 of the BSF Act to give the border and guarding force wider jurisdiction and terming it tantamount to an attack on federalism, Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhjinder Randhawa on Wednesday asked Union Home Minister Amit Shah to withdraw the decision.
2021-10-13
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics,Defence/Security
MHA extends BSF's jurisdiction in 3 states, cuts short in one
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) The Ministry of Home Affairs has extended BSF's area of jurisdiction in three states by 35 km, while cutting it short by 30 km in another, according to an official order issued on Wednesday.
2021-10-13
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security,Politics
Topmost local JeM terrorist killed in Kashmir encounter (3rd Lead)
Srinagar, Oct 13 (IANS) The topmost local terrorist of proscribed terror outfit JeM was killed in an encounter with security forces at Tral in Jammu and Kashmir's Awantipora district on Wednesday.
2021-10-13
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
President to celebrate Dussehra with jawans at Drass
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) The President of India, Ram Nath Kovind, will visit the Union Territories of Ladakh and Jammu and Kashmir on October 14-15, where he will celebrate Dussehra with army jawans in Drass.
2021-10-13
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security,Politics
Top JeM commander killed in Kashmir encounter (2nd Lead)
Srinagar, Oct 13 (IANS) Top JeM terrorist commander Sham Sofi was killed in an encounter with security forces at Tral in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district on Wednesday, officials said.
2021-10-13
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Punjab CM lends shoulder to martyred soldier's bier
Chandigarh, Oct 13 (IANS) Lending his shoulder to the bier of the martyr, Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Channi on Wednesday paid tributes to Sepoy Gajjan Singh, 26, who was cremated at his native village Pachranda in Nurpur Bedi in Ropar district with full military honours.
2021-10-13
Category: India, Punjab,National,Defence/Security,Politics
Gunfight breaks out at Awantipore in J&K
Srinagar, Oct 13 (IANS) An encounter has started between terrorists and security forces at Tral area of Awantipore in South Kashmir's Pulwama district on Wednesday, officials said.
2021-10-13
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
'VT-4' tank example of Pak-China strategic ties: Pak Army chief
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) Pakistan Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited Gujranwala to witness the commissioning of a state of the art Chinese origin 'VT-4' Tank into Strike Formation, Express Tribune reported.
2021-10-13
Category: International, India,Defence/Security
Army facilitates J&K students pursuing higher education at Mewar University
Jaipur, Oct 12 (IANS) As many as 300 students from Jammu and Kashmir, who have been selected to attend various higher education courses at the Mewar University in Chittorgarh, Rajasthan, were given a warm send-off by the Indian Army at a ceremony held at the Sher-i-Kashmir International Conference Centre (SKICC) in Srinagar on Tuesday.
2021-10-12
Category: India, Rajasthan,National,Defence/Security,Education
Aircraft carrier - a reality check for Indian Navy (Opinion)
Much newsprint was devoted to a naval exercise undertaken between the USA and India. The exercise was designated a two day "passage exercise", and, inarguably, contributed to strengthening bilateral cooperation and military coordination.
2021-10-12
Category: India, Punjab,National,Defence/Security,Opinion/Commentary
Google forms cybersecurity action team, launches 'work safer' tool
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Google on Tuesday announced the formation of a premier 'Cybersecurity Action Team' to support the security and digital transformation of governments, critical infrastructure, enterprises and small businesses, as nation-state hacking incidents grow.
2021-10-12
Category: India, Delhi,Technology,Defence/Security
Authority to appoint ISI chief lies with Pak PM: Minister
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan chaired a meeting of the federal cabinet on Tuesday, during which the matter of appointing the Director General of the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) also came up, Geo News reported.
2021-10-12
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security,Diplomacy,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
CBI raids 41 places in J&K Arms licence racket, 14 ex-public servants under lens (Ld)
New Delhi/Srinagar, Oct 12 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday carried out raids at around 41 locations in Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh, Delhi and Madhya Pradesh in a case related to an arms licence racket.
2021-10-12
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics,Defence/Security
Suspected Pak terrorist sent to 14-day police custody
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) The suspected Pakistani terrorist who was arrested by the special cell of Delhi Police in the national capital was sent to 14 days police custody on Tuesday.
2021-10-12
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Defence/Security,Terrorism
BJP demands adequate security for J&K's elected representatives
Srinagar, Oct 12 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders on Tuesday held protest in J&K's Srinagar demanding adequate security to elected representatives and against "inhuman treatment" to some of them.
2021-10-12
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics,Defence/Security
Army pays tributes to soldiers killed in J&K gunfight
Jammu, Oct 12 (IANS) The Army paid tributes to five soldiers on Tuesday who were killed in a gunfight with the terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir.
2021-10-12
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security
Recent counter insurgency ops in Kashmir based on human intelligence: Lt Gen Pandey
Srinagar, Oct 12 (IANS) Lt. General D.P. Pandey, General officer commanding (GOC) of the Army's Srinagar headquartered 15 corps said on Tuesday that anti-militancy operations launched by them in the past few days are based on human intelligence and he would not like to connect any of these with the events that took place in Srinagar or elsewhere recently.
2021-10-12
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
US Navy Chief in India to strengthen military cooperation
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) The US Chief of Naval Operations Admiral Michael Gilday is on a five-day visit to India to strengthen military cooperation between the two countries.
2021-10-12
Category: International, India,National,Defence/Security
Poor gol-guppa seller posed a threat to Pak, ultras!
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) A poor street vendor, Virendra Paswan, from Bihar father of five daughters and two sons, who had come to Kashmir to eke out his living by selling water bucks (gol-guppas) fell to the bullets of The Resistance Front (TRF) militants at Lal Bazar in Srinagar outskirts last week.
2021-10-12
Category: International, India,Defence/Security,Terrorism
LeT terrorist behind street hawker killing gunned down in Shopian encounter (Ld)
Srinagar, Oct 12 (IANS) Terrorist responsible for the killing of a street hawker was among the three LeT terrorists gunned down in South Kashmir's Shopian district, officials said on Tuesday.
2021-10-12
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security
3 terrorists killed in encounter in J&K's Shopian
Srinagar, Oct 12 (IANS) Three LeT terrorists were killed in an encounter that started between the terrorists and the security forces at Tulran Imamsahab area in South Kashmir's Shopian district on Monday evening, officials said.
2021-10-12
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security
Kashmir police launch minority distress helpline
Srinagar, Oct 11 (IANS) After the recent spate of terrorist attacks on members of minority communities in Kashmir, the Jammu and Kashmir police has established a minority distress helpline at the police control room, officials said on Monday.
2021-10-11
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Fresh gunfight breaks out at Shopian in J&K
Srinagar, Oct 11 (IANS) A fresh encounter has started between terrorists and security forces at Tulran Imamsahab area in South Kashmir's Shopian district on Monday, officials said.
2021-10-11
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Army officer, 4 soldiers killed in J&K's Poonch gunfight (Ld)
Jammu, Oct 11 (IANS) Five soldiers, including a junior commissioned officer (JCO) were killed on Monday in a gunfight with the terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district.
2021-10-11
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
5 soldiers critically injured in gunfight in J&K's Poonch
Jammu, Oct 11 (IANS) A junior commissioned officer (JCO) and four other soldiers were critically injured on Monday in an ongoing gunfight with the terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district.
2021-10-11
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
No breakthrough in India, China military talks to resolve remaining border disputes
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) The military talks between India and China to end border disputes have not resulted in any resolution with the Chinese not agreeing to "constructive suggestions" provided by the Indian delegation.
2021-10-11
Category: International, India,National,Defence/Security,Diplomacy
India, China militaries hold talks to resolve eastern Ladakh border dispute
New Delhi, Oct 10 (IANS) India and China on Sunday held the 13th round of Corps Commander talks at Moldo, on the Chinese side, for eight hours to resolve their border dispute in eastern Ladakh.
2021-10-10
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security,Diplomacy
Four insurgents killed in Manipur
Imphal, Oct 10 (IANS) At least four insurgents have been killed in Manipur's Thoubal district in a joint operation by the security forces, officials said on Sunday.
2021-10-10
Category: India, Manipur,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism