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Mumbai cops on alert after intel inputs of possible terror attack by Khalistani elements; weekly offs of staff cancelled

Dec 31, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

In the wake of emergence of the new Omicron variant of COVID-19, the Mumbai Police have prohibited New Year celebrations and gatherings in any closed or open space, including hotels and restaurants. The orders were issued on Wednesday under Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) Section 144 by Deputy Commissioner of Police (operations) S Chaitanya.

Want To Manufacture BrahMos So That No Country Has Audacity To Cast Evil Eye On Us: Rajnath

Dec 26, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The defence minister laid the foundation stone of the Defence Technologies and Test Centre and the BrahMos Manufacturing Centre here, along with Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, during the day.

Explainer | Who Are ‘Kashmir Tigers’ That Carried Out Srinagar Terror Attack

The newly-formed militant group, 'Kashmir Tigers', claimed responsibility for the attack on the bus carrying police personnel in Jammu and Kashmir. Who are the 'Kashmir Tigers'?

The Aftermath of 26/11: Boosting Maritime Enforcement And Securing Coastlines

Nov 27, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The state Marine Police has progressively been integrated into the response mechanisms to deal with exigencies like natural calamities, search and rescue (SAR) operations, and also during the ongoing Covid pandemic wherein the seaward element of the lockdown was enforced by the coastal states

Assam On High Alert Over 'Possible' ISI, Al-Qaeda Terror Strikes

The state’s police said the alert has been sounded over possibility of terror strikes by Pakistan’s ISI and terror outfit Al-Qaeda.

06 October, 2021

Noted Kashmiri Chemist Bindroo Killed In Back-To-Back Terror Attacks, Valley Shocked

Naseer Ganai

Three back-to-back terror attacks rocked J&K on Tuesday, resulting in the deaths of the noted chemist Makhan Lal Bindroo and two other migrant workers.

10 September, 2021

UK Spy Chief Warns Taliban Takeover Could Fuel Terror Plots

Associated Press (AP)

MI5 Director General Ken McCallum said the UK could face “more risk” because of the withdrawal of NATO troops and the overthrow of the internationally backed Afghan government.

29 August, 2021

US President Pledges More Strikes On IS As Another Attack Is 'Highly Likely'

Associated Press (AP)

The Pentagon said the remaining contingent of US forces at the airport, now numbering fewer than 4,000, had begun their final withdrawal ahead of Biden's deadline for ending the evacuation on Tuesday.

28 August, 2021

Another Terror Attack Likely In Kabul, Upcoming Few Days 'Most Dangerous': US

Outlook Web Desk

President Joe Biden received information regarding anticipation of a repeated terror attack when he met with his national security team in the Situation Room alongside top commanders and diplomats in the field.

04 August, 2021

J&K Terror Victim's Kin Receive Rs 1 Lakh Ex-Gratia 21 Years After His Death

Outlook Web Desk

The Jammu and Kashmir administration has released the compensation amount to families of six terror victims ahead of the second anniversary of the abrogation of Article 370.

29 June, 2021

Kashmir Drone Attack: Top Cop Says Security Beefed Up In Key Installations

Outlook Web Desk

Inspector-General of Police, Kashmir, Vijay Kumar, said that security had been increased in strategic installations across the valley following Sunday's drone attack.


27 June, 2021

Drones or Balloons? Twin Blasts in J&K May Mark Entry of New Weapon in the Valley

Naseer Ganai

According to the Kashmir DGP Dilbagh Singh the drones are suspected to be used in both the blasts at the Air Force Station Jammu.

22 March, 2021

Terror Funding Case: NIA Files Chargesheet Against PDP Leader Waheed-ur-Rehman Parra, 2 Others

Outlook Web Bureau

The NIA has alleged that PDP leader Waheed-ur-Rehman Parra has been a crucial player in sustaining the ‘political-separatist-terrorist’ nexus in Jammu and Kashmir.

28 February, 2021

Saudi Arabia Says It Intercepts Missile Attack Over Capital Riyadh, Blames Houthis In Yemen

Associated Press (AP)

The attack comes amid sharply rising tensions in the Middle East, a day after a mysterious explosion struck an Israeli-owned ship in the Gulf of Oman.

25 November, 2020

4 Survivors Of 2008 Mumbai Terror Attacks Recall Their Brush With Death

Lachmi Deb Roy

'But I guess God wanted us to live on.'

22 November, 2020

BSF Detects Tunnel Suspected To Be Used By Terrorists In Kashmir's Samba Sector


The tunnel was unearthed following an investigation into the recent encounter near Nagrota on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway.

03 November, 2020

UN Chief Guterres Strongly Condemns 'Appalling Attack' At Kabul University


The Secretary-General expressed his deepest sympathies to the families of the victims and wished a speedy recovery to those injured.


03 November, 2020

‘India Stands With Austria’: PM Modi Tweets After Vienna Terror Attacks

Associated Press (AP)

Police said several shots were fired shortly after 8 pm on a lively street in the city centre and that there were six shooting locations.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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