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How world media covered attack on CRPF personnel in Jammu and Kashmir's Awantipora

How world media covered attack on CRPF personnel in Jammu and Kashmir's Awantipora

Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terror group has claimed responsibility for the attack and the police identified the suicide bomber as Adil Ahmed, who officials said joined the Jaish in 2018.

Feb 15, 2019, 07:58 AM IST
World unites in condemning terror attack on CRPF convoy in J&K

World unites in condemning terror attack on CRPF convoy in J&K

There has been worldwide outrage at the shocking and cowardly attack on a CRPF convoy which resulted in at least 44 personnel getting martyred.

Feb 14, 2019, 23:37 PM IST
Terror attack on CRPF convoy: MEA slams Pakistan for supporting Jaish-e-Mohammed

Terror attack on CRPF convoy: MEA slams Pakistan for supporting Jaish-e-Mohammed

"This terror group is led by international terrorist Masood Azhar, who has been given full freedom by Government of Pakistan to operate and expand his terror infrastructure."

Feb 14, 2019, 22:26 PM IST
At least 44 CRPF personnel martyred in deadliest attack on securitymen in J&K

At least 44 CRPF personnel martyred in deadliest attack on securitymen in J&K

Jaish-e-Mohammed has claimed responsibility for the attack even as Pakistan has denied any role.

Feb 14, 2019, 21:19 PM IST
Uri then, Awantipora now: Terror takes toll on security forces

Uri then, Awantipora now: Terror takes toll on security forces

Despite improved and precise intelligence as well as strong anti-terror operations, security forces in J&K remain vulnerable.

Feb 14, 2019, 20:51 PM IST
JeM targets CRPF in Pulwama: Chronology of major terror attacks on security forces in J&K

JeM targets CRPF in Pulwama: Chronology of major terror attacks on security forces in J&K

A man claiming to be the spokesperson of the Pakistan-based JeM called a local news agency GNS and said that it was a "fidayeen"(suicide) attack. 

Feb 14, 2019, 20:06 PM IST
Awantipora terror attack: Here is all we know so far

Awantipora terror attack: Here is all we know so far

- At least 30 CRPF personnel lost their lives and several others got injured in a terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district.

Feb 14, 2019, 19:08 PM IST
39 CRPF soldiers martyred in Jaish-e-Mohammed suicide bombing in J&K's Awantipora

39 CRPF soldiers martyred in Jaish-e-Mohammed suicide bombing in J&K's Awantipora

According to CRPF Director General Rajeev Rai Bhatnagar the convoy was carrying 2500 soldiers from Jammu to Srinagar when the suicide bomber, identified as Adil Ahmad from Kakapora in Pulwama,

Feb 14, 2019, 17:30 PM IST
Mehbooba Mufti and Omar Abdullah condemn attack on CRPF convoy

Mehbooba Mufti and Omar Abdullah condemn attack on CRPF convoy

At least 44 CRPF personnel were martyred when JeM terrorists triggered an IED targeting their security convoy.

Feb 14, 2019, 17:02 PM IST
44 CRPF troopers martyred in IED blast in J&K's Awantipora, Jaish-e-Mohammed claims responsibility

44 CRPF troopers martyred in IED blast in J&K's Awantipora, Jaish-e-Mohammed claims responsibility

Just a day earlier two terrorists were killed by security forces in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam. 

Feb 14, 2019, 15:52 PM IST
Encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam, two terrorists killed by security forces

Encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam, two terrorists killed by security forces

Arms and ammunition have been recovered from the site of encounter. 

Feb 13, 2019, 07:31 AM IST
Jammu and Kashmir braces for fresh spell of rain and snow

Jammu and Kashmir braces for fresh spell of rain and snow

Srinagar recorded a minimum of minus 1 degree Celsius while Pahalgam and Gulmarg recorded minus 3.9 and minus 5, respectively.

Feb 12, 2019, 12:56 PM IST
Terrorist gunned down, jawan martyred in encounter in J&K's Pulwama

Terrorist gunned down, jawan martyred in encounter in J&K's Pulwama

An encounter between terrorists and security forces underway in Ratnipora area of Pulwama.

Feb 12, 2019, 08:27 AM IST
Over 700 stranded passengers airlifted by IAF from Jammu to Srinagar

Over 700 stranded passengers airlifted by IAF from Jammu to Srinagar

For the first time, two C-17 Aircraft airlifted 707 passengers simultaneously from the Jammu Air Force Station, the spokesman said.

Feb 11, 2019, 21:41 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir government files application seeking adjournment of Article 35-A hearing in Supreme Court

Jammu and Kashmir government files application seeking adjournment of Article 35-A hearing in Supreme Court

The standing counsel for the state of Jammu and Kashmir Shoeb Alam urged the SC to adjourn the hearing in this matter till the state gets an elected government. 

Feb 11, 2019, 16:23 PM IST
Separatist shutdown in Kashmir valley on 35th death anniversary of JKLF founder Maqbool Bhat

Separatist shutdown in Kashmir valley on 35th death anniversary of JKLF founder Maqbool Bhat

Maqbool Bhat was executed in the Tihar Jail on this day in 1984. He was buried inside the prison premises. 

Feb 11, 2019, 12:16 PM IST
Mehbooba Mufti slams BJP's 'Hindutva' politics, says Muslims being killed in name of cow protection

Mehbooba Mufti slams BJP's 'Hindutva' politics, says Muslims being killed in name of cow protection

The PDP chief alleged that Muslims are still being killed in the name of cow protection.

Feb 11, 2019, 09:21 AM IST
Security forces foil terror attack on Army camp in J&K's Uri, search ops underway

Security forces foil terror attack on Army camp in J&K's Uri, search ops underway

The security personnel opened fire after noting some suspicious activity around the Army Artillery unit at Rajarwani in Uri. 

Feb 11, 2019, 08:53 AM IST
Grenade hurled at CRPF party in Srinagar's Lal Chowk, 3 CRPF men; 4 policemen injured

Grenade hurled at CRPF party in Srinagar's Lal Chowk, 3 CRPF men; 4 policemen injured

ANI reported that three CRPF personnel, four J&K police personnel and four civilians have been injured in the attack.

Feb 10, 2019, 19:53 PM IST
Executive engineer suspended for non-clearance of snow from roads in J&K's Kishtwar

Executive engineer suspended for non-clearance of snow from roads in J&K's Kishtwar

Besides, the executive engineer in Kishtwar Mechanical Division was also asked to keep snow cutters ready for clearance of all the main roads and other intra district link roads.

Feb 10, 2019, 17:48 PM IST