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J&K Govt Sets Up State Investigation Agency To Probe Militancy Cases

Nov 02, 2021 Naseer Ganai

The order says the J&K State Investigation Agency (SIA) will be the Nodal Agency for coordinating with the NIA and other Central Agencies.

Chinese FM Wang Yi To Meet Taliban In Qatar

Oct 25, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Wang Yi met with a delegation led by a top Taliban leader, Abdul Ghani Baradar, in July in the Chinese city of Tianjin, shortly before the group seized power from Afghanistan's elected government.

Civilian Killed In ‘Cross-Firing’ In Kashmir's Shopian: J&K Police

The police said the civilian was killed in ‘cross firing’ in south Kashmir’s Shopian district, after militants attacked security forces party.

Pakistan: Three Tehrik-i-Talibam Terrorists Killed In Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Oct 21, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Pakistan authorities claimed that the wanted militant Hizbullah was among the three killed militants.

Shopian Encounter: Two Lashkar-e-Taiba Militants, Soldier Killed

A search operation launched by the security forces took shape of an encounter after the militants opened fire at the security forces who retaliated.

20 October, 2021

Poonch: Locals Asked To Remain Inside As Army Plans Large Scale Operation To Hunt Down Militants

Naseer Ganai

Indian Army's operation comes as a retaliation to the October 11 killing of an army officer and four soldiers during an encounter between security forces and the militants in the Surankote area of the Poonch sector.

18 October, 2021

Kashmir Civilian Killings: Panicky Migrant Workers Start Leaving Valley

Naseer Ganai

Some workers shifted to safer localities after militants kill two more labourers from Bihar

15 October, 2021

Militant Part Of Civilian Killings In Srinagar Gunned Down In Encounter At Pulwama

Outlook Web Desk

Security forces received information about the presence of militants in the Wahibug area of Pulwama, following which a cordon and search operation was launched.

15 October, 2021

Army Says Poonch Operation Is On

Naseer Ganai

The Army has said a counter-terrorist operation is in progress in the area of Nar Khas forest in Mendhar, Poonch district, since the evening of October 14.

12 October, 2021

J&K: Three Militants Including One Involved In Killing Of Migrant Hawker Gunned Down In Shopian

Outlook Web Desk

The three militants who were part of The Resistance Front (TRF) were killed in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district.

09 October, 2021

J&K: Teachers' Killings Monger Fear, Insecurity In Valley

Naseer Ganai

Many Hindus, Sikhs plan to boycott government offices until situation improves; PAGD blames Centre


02 October, 2021

J&K: 1 Civilian Killed, 1 Injured In Three Militant Attacks In Kashmir

Outlook Web Desk

In the first incident at about 5.50 PM, militants fired at Majid Ahmad, a resident of Chattabal Srinagar at Karan Nagar, injuring him critically, a police official said.

01 October, 2021

Police Arrest 3 Militant Associates Of LeT In J&K

Outlook Web Desk

The arrested persons were identified as Abid Mushtaq, Aadil Jamal Bhat and Danish Rasool Bhat, all residents of Tral area in Pulwama district, an official said.

01 October, 2021

J&K: Militant Killed In Encounter With Security Forces In Shopian

Outlook Web Desk

The search operation turned into an encounter after militants opened fire towards the security forces drawing retaliation.

26 September, 2021

Two Militants Killed In Encounter With Security Forces In J&K's Bandipora

Outlook Web Desk

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Watrina area of Bandipora in north Kashmir following inputs about the presence of militants there, a police official said.

22 September, 2021

Suspected Body Of Army Soldier Found In Kashmir Village A Year After Militants Abducted Him

Naseer Ganai

Shakir Manzoor, 24, was abducted by militants when he was returning to celebrate Eid with his family in Kashmir’s Shopian on August 2, 2020.

13 September, 2021

J&K: Hundreds Turn Up To Mourn Killing Of Police Officer

Naseer Ganai

Talking to reporters at the wreath-laying ceremony of the slain officer, the J&K DGP said that all the previous modules of militants involved in pistol shooting were wiped out, while it seems that a new group has been formed.


12 September, 2021

Militant Killed In Ongoing Encounter In J&K's Rajouri

Outlook Web Desk

The security forces had launched the search operation in the Rajouri’s forests following the presence of a militant group.

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.

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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.

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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.

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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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