Terrorism

Four terrorists killed, para commando martyred in Shopian encounter

Four terrorists killed, para commando martyred in Shopian encounter

An encounter broke out between security forces and terrorists in Nadigam village in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian early Tuesday morning.

Nov 20, 2018, 06:49 AM IST
Omar Abdullah says ‘hugely worrying’ as another Kashmiri student ‘joins terrorism’

Omar Abdullah says ‘hugely worrying’ as another Kashmiri student ‘joins terrorism’

The pictures on social media showed Sofi dressed in a black outfit and claimed he had joined militant group ISJK, an outfit influenced by ISIS ideology.

Nov 03, 2018, 16:35 PM IST
Army called in to maintain order in J&K town after BJP leader's killing

Army called in to maintain order in J&K town after BJP leader's killing

Tension mounted in Kishtwar  town as residents staged protests and manhandled policemen, including senior officials, after Anil Parihar and his brother Ajeet were shot dead.

Nov 02, 2018, 06:20 AM IST
Kashmiris should stand with government, not with separatists in fight against terrorism: Arun Jaitley

Kashmiris should stand with government, not with separatists in fight against terrorism: Arun Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said the people of Kashmir ought to stand with the government and not with the separatists in the fight against terrorism.

Oct 27, 2018, 16:09 PM IST
Pakistan exposed again, Oxford report says country bigger risk to peace than Syria

Pakistan exposed again, Oxford report says country bigger risk to peace than Syria

The report says Pakistan poses thrice the risk to humanity and world peace than war-torn Syria.

Oct 27, 2018, 09:55 AM IST
Average age of a terrorist in Jammu and Kashmir is six months

Average age of a terrorist in Jammu and Kashmir is six months

The average age of a terrorist in Jammu and Kashmir is six months, which earlier used to be nine months. It means that once any youth takes up arms in the Valley, he does not survive for more than six months.

Oct 26, 2018, 23:58 PM IST
Pakistan must make sincere efforts to curb terrorism: US

Pakistan must make sincere efforts to curb terrorism: US

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo indicated that there has been no change in the Trump administration's policy with regard to suspension of security aid to Pakistan.

 

Oct 24, 2018, 06:22 AM IST
4 students arrested in Jalandhar for alleged links with JeM, another terror group; arms recovered

4 students arrested in Jalandhar for alleged links with JeM, another terror group; arms recovered

Several arms, ammunition and explosives were also recovered by the police team in the possession of the students.

Oct 10, 2018, 16:33 PM IST
Donald Trump's counter-terrorism strategy identifies LeT, TTP as potential threat to US

Donald Trump's counter-terrorism strategy identifies LeT, TTP as potential threat to US

"These groups, including Boko Haram, Tehrik-e Taliban Pakistan, and Lashkar-e Taiba, employ a range of political and terrorist tactics to undermine local governments and conduct attacks," it said.

Oct 05, 2018, 07:53 AM IST
Cop martyred in grenade attack by terrorists in Shopian

Cop martyred in grenade attack by terrorists in Shopian

While the number of terrorists is not yet known, local reports suggest that grenades were lobbed towards the police station by them and a gun-battle soon followed.

Sep 30, 2018, 08:02 AM IST
India gave priority to politics over peace, lost opportunity to have dialogues on various issues: Pakistan Foreign Minister at UNGA

India gave priority to politics over peace, lost opportunity to have dialogues on various issues: Pakistan Foreign Minister at UNGA

Pakistan Foreign Minister said that India lost the opportunity to have a dialogue on various issues at the UN General Assembly.

Sep 30, 2018, 00:42 AM IST
Peace, security essential for progress, terrorism remains threat: Sushma Swaraj at SAARC meet; Pakistan hits back

Peace, security essential for progress, terrorism remains threat: Sushma Swaraj at SAARC meet; Pakistan hits back

Swaraj also said terrorism remains the single-largest threat to peace and stability in South Asia and the number of incidents endangering the region are on the rise.

Sep 28, 2018, 05:46 AM IST
Ajit Doval attends meeting in Iran on evolving regional strategy to combat terror

Ajit Doval attends meeting in Iran on evolving regional strategy to combat terror

National Security Advisor Ajit Doval on Wednesday attened a high-level meeting in Tehran to discuss the threat posed by ISIS and other militant groups. 

Sep 26, 2018, 23:47 PM IST
Pakistan unlikely to change its behaviour over terrorism: Husain Haqqani

Pakistan unlikely to change its behaviour over terrorism: Husain Haqqani

In an article in the journal 'American Interest', Haqqani said that Pakistani leaders' view of their country's interests in Afghanistan, differ vastly from those of the US and that limits the prospects of cooperation in ending the Afghan war.

Sep 25, 2018, 13:58 PM IST
Need to take stern action to avenge barbarism of terrorists, Pakistan Army: Army Chief General Bipin Rawat

Need to take stern action to avenge barbarism of terrorists, Pakistan Army: Army Chief General Bipin Rawat

General Rawat clarified that though India will not be resorting to similar kind of barbarism but "the other side" must also feel the same pain that India has suffered.

Sep 22, 2018, 18:39 PM IST
Imran 'Taliban Khan' misleading everyone, PoK remains launch pad of terrorists: Kashmiri activists at UN

Imran 'Taliban Khan' misleading everyone, PoK remains launch pad of terrorists: Kashmiri activists at UN

The human right activists from PoK argued 'India should interfere on this issue because it had an agreement to save the lives of Kashmiri people'.

Sep 21, 2018, 08:44 AM IST
Not India, terrorism a bigger threat, say young Pakistani Army officers

Not India, terrorism a bigger threat, say young Pakistani Army officers

The report states that the implications of strategic or tactical uses of nuclear weapons are not well understood by Pakistani Army officers and no doctrine for nuclear warfighting is taught at the Staff College.

Sep 19, 2018, 14:01 PM IST
Terrorist group JMB preparing for fidayeen attack during elections in Bangladesh

Terrorist group JMB preparing for fidayeen attack during elections in Bangladesh

Bangladesh is slated to hold the country's 11th national election in the third week of December.

Sep 17, 2018, 12:31 PM IST
Pak PM Imran Khan praises ISI, calls it 'best intelligence agency of the world'

Pak PM Imran Khan praises ISI, calls it 'best intelligence agency of the world'

Imran Khan, who was sworn in as the 22nd Prime Minister on August 18, has already visited the General Headquarters of Pakistan Army twice.

Sep 13, 2018, 16:10 PM IST
If Pakistan stops terrorism, we will also 'be like Neeraj Chopra': Army Chief Bipin Rawat

If Pakistan stops terrorism, we will also 'be like Neeraj Chopra': Army Chief Bipin Rawat

Asked if there was any "sportsmanship" on display at the Indo-Pak border, Rawat said, "They should make the first move, they should stop terrorism. If they stop terrorism, we will also be like Neeraj Chopra."

Sep 06, 2018, 08:24 AM IST

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