security forces

EC, Home Secy discuss requirement of central forces for assembly polls in 5 states/UT

The terms of the legislative assemblies of West Bengal, Tamil Nadu, Assam, Kerala and Puducherry are coming to an end on different dates in May and June this year.

published on : 12th January 2021

Report: Ethiopian forces killed scores in June-July unrest

Ethnic violence is a major challenge for Nobel Peace Prize-winning Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, who has urged national unity among more than 80 ethnic groups in Africa’s second most populous country.

published on : 1st January 2021

Pakistan summons Indian diplomat over 'ceasefire violations'

The Indian side was called upon to respect the 2003 Ceasefire Understanding, investigate this and other such incidents of ceasefire violations and maintain peace along the LoC and the Working Boundary

published on : 20th December 2020

Top LeT commander among two militants killed in gunfight with security forces in J&K's Srinagar

After finding themselves trapped, militants opened fire on the troops to break the cordon.

published on : 12th October 2020

BSF jawan injured in IED blast in Chhattisgarh's Kanker district

When the patrolling team was cordoning off the forest near a culvert, it might have come in contact with the pressure IED connection, triggering the blast, an official said.

published on : 26th September 2020

Four terrorists killed by security forces in Pakistan

On September 13, the security forces killed terrorist commander Ihsan Ullah alias Ihsan Sanray along with his three accomplices in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa.

published on : 20th September 2020

Two Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists killed in encounter in J&K's Kulgam, Army man suffers injury

Security forces launched a cordon-and-search operation in the Arrah area of Kulgam district of south Kashmir on Saturday based on specific information about the presence of terrorists there.

published on : 4th July 2020

High alert in Jammu and Kashmir as Jaish militants sneak in

The alert was issued after the intelligence agency confirmed about the infiltration of some terrorists in the region from the across the border.

published on : 1st June 2018

Mortar attack kills 13 civilians in north Afghanistan where Taliban battles military 

An Afghan official says at least 13 civilians, including women and children, have been killed after their house was hit by mortars during a battle with Taliban in northern Faryab province.

published on : 12th August 2017

Security forces gun down two militants at Kashmir's Pulwama district

Security forces launched a search operation in Satoora forest area of Tral, on information about the presence of some militants there, a police official said.

published on : 15th July 2017

Authorities impose curfew in Valley amid tension over killing of Hizbul commander Sabzar Ahmad Bhat

A curfew will be imposed in seven police station areas of the city tomorrow as a pre-emptive measure to prevent spread of violent protests which took place today.

published on : 27th May 2017

Kashmir tense after students stage protests; colleges, universities closed

Due to the clashes, the traffic movement on Maulana Azad Road was halted, causing traffic jams in the city centre.

published on : 17th April 2017