K-9 chased al-Baghdadi through a tunnel at his compound, following which the terrorist killed himself by detonating a suicide vest.
Hamid Lelhari was the successor of Zakir Musa's outfit. With his killing, Ansar Ghazwatul Hind has ceased to exist, police said.
'LeT's Asif had created a lot of terror in Sopore. Since about a month, he was very active,' said J&K Police
Addressing a Capitol Hill reception in Washington PM Imran Khan says, 'while the US expected us to do more and help the US win the war, Pakistan at that time was fighting for its own existence.'
Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Bugam area of Budgam district in central Kashmir Sunday morning following specific inputs about the presence of militants in the area.
Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Shopian, following information about the presence of militants there.
The Arabic name of the new branch is 'Wilayah of Hind' (India Province), the dreaded terror outfit, (also known as ISIS and ISIL), said through its Amaq News Agency.
Investigations have revealed that Saharan Hashim, the main suspect in the serial blasts in Sri Lanka, used to follow the preaching of Naik. The April 21 Easter Sunday bombings killed at least 250 people.
President Maithripala Sirisena had asked Defence Secretary Fernando and Inspector General of Police Pujith Jayasundara to quit after their failure to prevent the blasts despite having prior intelligence.
The encounter broke out between militants and security forces early Tuesday morning.
Government spokesperson Rajitha Senaratne said that the warnings about the blasts, that rocked Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, killing 310 people, were received in the days before the attacks
The Sri Lankan authorities suspect the Islamist extremist group National Tawheed Jamath to be involved in the series of blasts that rocked Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, claiming 290 lives
Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in the Kalantara area of Kreeri in north Kashmir district of Baramulla.
The encounter began on Friday morning when security forces launched a search operation in the area in north Kashmir, following information about presence of militants there.
Various district magistrates have also sought a list of moveable and immovable properties of the Jamaat leaders.
The militants have been identified as Raqib Ahmad Sheikh, a resident of Shiganpora in Kulgam, and Pakistani nationals Waleed and Numan.
The University of Jammu postponed all examinations scheduled for the day and mobile Internet services remained suspended across Jammu region.
The nine terror suspects, all part of a group, were nabbed by ATS teams over the last two days.
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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