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J&K: Six terrorists killed, infiltration bid foiled by security forces in Kupwara

An infiltration bid has been eliminated along the LoC in Karen Sector (Kupwara district), a defence spokesman said.

Jun 10, 2018, 08:45 AM IST

As Rajnath Singh visits Jammu and Kashmir, terrorists attack patrol party near LoC in Keran; one soldier dies

The attack comes at a time when Home Minister Rajnath Singh is in Jammu and Kashmir on a two-day visit.

Jun 07, 2018, 11:50 AM IST

Militant killed as Army foils infiltration bid in Kashmir

A group of militants tried to sneak in from Pakistan- occupied Kashmir but the bid was foiled by the alert troops, an Army official said.

Jun 22, 2017, 18:36 PM IST

Jammu and Kashmir: Four Pakistani terrorists killed by Indian Army in Kupwara's Keran; operation underway

The brave soldiers of Indian Army have foiled an infiltration bid by Pakistani terrorists on Monday.

Apr 10, 2017, 09:08 AM IST

Army jawan killed in encounter near LoC

An army jawan was on Friday killed in an exchange of fire with militants near Line of Control (LoC) in Keran sector of north Kashmir's Kupwara district, police said here.

May 06, 2016, 20:57 PM IST

Two militants gunned down by security forces in J&K's Keran sector

The security forces gunned down two militants in Keran sector of Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district on Sunday.

Aug 09, 2015, 12:18 PM IST

No militant entered India through Keran in Sep-Oct: Antony

No militant could infiltrate into Kashmir Valley through Keran sector in September and October during the fierce gunfight that had broken out between them and Army when they had tried to sneak into the state from Pakistani side, Parliament was informed on Wednesday.

Dec 18, 2013, 16:48 PM IST

Jawan beheading, payoffs allegation, Keran make news in J&K

Jammu and Kashmir witnessed a tumultuous year with many incidents hogging national attention -- beheading of a jawan on LoC by Pakistani troops, ceasefire violations, allegation of political pay offs by a former army chief and demand for debate on revoking Article 370.

Dec 15, 2013, 10:26 AM IST

Govt refuses Army`s claim of infiltration bid in Keran

Amid questions over what happened during the long intrusion by infiltrators from Pakistan in Keran sector, the government has refused to accept claims of Army.

Nov 13, 2013, 16:30 PM IST

Army`s claim over Keran operations under cloud

Nearly a fortnight after the army operations were called off in Keran sector, questions have cropped up over what happened during the long intrusion by infiltrators from Pakistan believed to be from its special forces.

Oct 20, 2013, 14:09 PM IST

Keran incident: Defence Minister AK Antony to hold high-level meeting

Defence Minister AK Antony will hold a high-level meeting with the armed forces later this month during which he is expected to review the 15-day operation by the Army in Keran sector along the LoC over which questions have been raised.

Oct 20, 2013, 09:38 AM IST

PM expresses concern over handling of Keran operation

Amid questions over the Keran incident, PM Manmohan Singh expressed concern over handling of operation in Jammu and Kashmir where Army engaged group of terrorists but nobody was found after 15 days.

Oct 18, 2013, 21:55 PM IST

Media hyped Keran encounter: Omar Abdullah

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah blamed media for hyping the Keran encounter that went on for 15 long days.

Oct 09, 2013, 10:23 AM IST

LoC infiltration: Blame game not solution to any issue, says Pakistan

Amid assertions by the Indian Army that infiltration in Keran sector was backed by Pakistani troops, Islamabad on Tuesday said blame game is not the solution to any issue and insisted it too wants a ceasefire of the LoC.

Oct 09, 2013, 00:28 AM IST

Keran operation over, Army confirms Pak hand

After battling militants for 15 days in one of the biggest anti-infiltration operations in Jammu and Kashmir, the Indian Army on Tuesday declared the encounter in Keran sector of Jammu and Kashmir over.

Oct 08, 2013, 09:06 AM IST

Top army commander briefs J&K Governor on infiltration in Keran Sector

Northern Army Command chief Lt Gen Sanjiv Chachra called on Jammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra here and briefed him about large-scale infiltration from across the Line of Control in Keran Sector.

Oct 07, 2013, 23:52 PM IST

No Kargil-like situation in Keran, says Tewari

Information and Broadcasting Minister Manish Tewari Monday brushed aside suggestions likening the 14-day operation against heavily armed militants from Pakistan in Jammu and Kashmir`s Kupwara district to a Kargil-type situation.

Oct 07, 2013, 22:50 PM IST

Pakistan should be paid back in the same coin: Murli Manohar Joshi

In wake of infiltration in Keran sector along LoC, BJP`s Murli Manohar Joshi attacked Centre for not giving "befitting" reply to Pakistan for its "repeated acts of aggression and terrorist attacks".

Oct 06, 2013, 22:09 PM IST

Pakistan bashing a favourite pastime of Indian media: Bashir

Pakistan High Commissioner to India Salman Bashir on Sunday took a swipe at Indian media, saying "Pakistan-bashing" has become its "favourite pastime".

Oct 06, 2013, 20:43 PM IST

BJP demands Antony`s statement on J&K infiltration bid

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday demanded a statement from Defence Minister AK Antony on the gunfight between the army and infiltrators in Jammu and Kashmir`s Keran sector.

Oct 04, 2013, 12:34 PM IST