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.
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.
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
After finding themselves trapped, militants opened fire on the troops to break the cordon.
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.
On September 13, the security forces killed terrorist commander Ihsan Ullah alias Ihsan Sanray along with his three accomplices in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa.
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.
The alert was issued after the intelligence agency confirmed about the infiltration of some terrorists in the region from the across the border.
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.
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.
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.
Due to the clashes, the traffic movement on Maulana Azad Road was halted, causing traffic jams in the city centre.