Philippine leader to hunt down Maoist rebels after scrapping talks

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said he was no longer interested in peace talks with Maoist-led guerrillas and planned to hunt down the insurgents once the military has retaken a southern city from Islamist rebels.

Jul 21, 2017, 16:15 PM IST

Party over: UN envoys blasted for party with Colombia rebels

United Nations observers are in hot water in Colombia over a video showing them dancing with leftist rebels while deployed to watch over the guerrillas as part of a peace deal.

Jan 04, 2017, 04:40 AM IST
Pampore attack: Heavy gun battle between security forces and guerrillas; one militant killed

Pampore attack: Heavy gun battle between security forces and guerrillas; one militant killed

The standoff between security forces and guerrillas holed-up inside a government building near Pampore town in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district continued for the second day on Tuesday even as reports said one militant had been killed but there was no official confirmation yet.

Oct 11, 2016, 23:31 PM IST

Colombian rebels confirm they will pay reparations to victims

Colombia`s FARC rebels said Saturday they would pay reparations to victims of the country`s long war as per a recent peace accord.

Oct 02, 2016, 05:04 AM IST
Nepali PM KP Sharma Oli appears likely to lose no-confidence vote

Nepali PM KP Sharma Oli appears likely to lose no-confidence vote

Two more parties abandoned Nepal's ruling coalition ahead of a no-confidence vote later Sunday against prime minister K.P. Sharma Oli that he appears likely to lose.

Jul 24, 2016, 14:31 PM IST

Eight Maoist guerrillas killed in Chhattisgarh, 3 cops injured

At least eight Maoist guerrillas were killed and many others injured in a gunfight with police in Chhattisgarh on Tuesday, a senior police officer said. Three police personnel were also injured.

Jun 14, 2016, 21:01 PM IST
Pampore encounter: Stand-off continues as toll rises to seven; militants still holed up inside building

Pampore encounter: Stand-off continues as toll rises to seven; militants still holed up inside building

Earlier on Sunday, Captain Pawan Kumar of 10 Para Regiment was killed when he entered the JKEDI multi-storeyed building in which the guerrillas are holed up.

Feb 21, 2016, 21:13 PM IST

Army porter injured in Jammu and Kashmir firing

Ramiz Raja, 22, was injured in militant firing on an army post along the line of control in Saujiyan sector.

Nov 29, 2015, 09:45 AM IST

600-700 rebels being trained in Pakistani Kashmir: Army

About 600-700 guerrillas are being trained in terrorist camps in Pakistan-held Kashmir, a senior army officer said on Thursday.

Nov 19, 2015, 17:49 PM IST

Colombia president apologises for 1985 raid of high court

President Juan Manuel Santos apologised for Colombia's actions during a 1985 army raid on the Supreme Court in which nearly 100 people were killed after the building was taken hostage by guerrillas.

Nov 07, 2015, 05:27 AM IST

Two guerrillas, soldier killed in Kashmir gunfight

Two militants and a soldier were killed in a gunfight between security forces and the guerrillas in Jammu and Kashmirs' Pulwama district on Monday, police said.

Oct 26, 2015, 23:41 PM IST

Five guerrillas, one soldier killed near LoC

At least five guerrillas were killed when they tried to sneak into the Indian side of the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir, an official said on Saturday. A soldier too was killed in the gunbattle.

Jul 04, 2015, 07:54 AM IST
FARC rebels cheer Colombia`s win over Brazil

FARC rebels cheer Colombia`s win over Brazil

Colombia`s FARC guerrillas took time out Thursday from peace talks with the government and a recent spate of attacks to cheer the national football team`s upset of five-time world champions Brazil.

Jun 18, 2015, 22:15 PM IST

Guerrillas shot dead civilian in Kashmir

Separatist guerrillas on Friday shot and killed a civilian in Kashmir's Sopore town, police said here.

Jun 13, 2015, 00:09 AM IST

FARC calls jailing guerrillas as condition of peace pact 'unreal'

Peace negotiators for the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) Saturday said it was "unreal" and "asymmetrical" to make jailing guerrillas in Colombia a condition of a peace pact "while impunity for the oligarchy, the political class and the armed forces continues."

Dec 14, 2014, 08:09 AM IST

Kerry urges progress on Colombia peace talks

US Secretary of State John Kerry urged the Colombian government and FARC guerrillas Friday to make faster progress in peace talks and said the United States would try to help.

Dec 13, 2014, 01:13 AM IST

Four guerrillas, two soldiers killed in Kashmir gunfights

Four guerrillas and two soldiers were killed Sunday in two gunfights in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said.

Aug 24, 2014, 14:21 PM IST

Guerrillas snatch security guard`s weapon in Srinagar

Separatist guerrillas Friday snatched the weapon of a guard posted for the security of a judge here, an official said.

Aug 01, 2014, 09:44 AM IST

Guerrillas attack police post in Kashmir

Guerrillas attacked a police post in Jammu and Kashmir`s Badgam district late Friday, an official said Saturday, adding the militants injured a constable and decamped with three rifles.

Jun 07, 2014, 10:10 AM IST

Over 80 guerrillas killed in Pakistan

Over 80 guerrillas were killed in an overnight air strike launched by the Pakistani army in the country`s North Waziristan tribal area, media reports Wednesday said.

May 21, 2014, 09:07 AM IST