Terrorism

FATF grey-listing: Do you know how badly it has impacted Pakistan's economy?

Pakistan has been struggling to comply with the FATF action plan as the country has failed to implement anti-terrorism and money laundering laws, leading to its inclusion in the FATF grey list in 2018 for the third time since the year 2008.

Feb 26, 2021, 07:47 AM IST

Terrorism can never be justified, it continues to be one of the gravest threats to humankind: India at UNHRC

Speaking at a high-level segment of the 46th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), Union External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar asserted, "Terrorism continues to be one of the gravest threats to humankind." Jaishankar also said, "Terrorism can never be justified. It is a crime against humanity and violates the most fundamental human right--the Right to Life."

Feb 23, 2021, 16:24 PM IST

Jammu and Kashmir terrorist attack: Three arrested for firing and injuring Srinagar restaurant owner's son

During the questioning, the duo revealed the involvement of another accused in the crime, who was also arrested. The IGP said the three men were lured into militancy by a commander of the proscribed terror outfit, Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT). They were tasked with carrying out a strike at the Krishna Dhaba, a popular eatery with tourists and locals.

Feb 19, 2021, 18:37 PM IST

Terrorists gun down two policemen in Jammu and Kashmir's Srinagar: WATCH

Constable Suhail was the first one to succumb while his colleague, Constable Mohammed Yusuf, lost the battle of life as he was being wheeled into the operation theatre, police said. Immediately after the incident, police teams rushed to the area and took into their possession recordings from CCTVs installed by shops and houses.

Feb 19, 2021, 16:50 PM IST

Encounter underway between security forces and terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian

A top police official said, "Joint team of Police, Army and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation in Badigam after the tip-off of the presence of terrorists in the area. As the joint searching party cordoned the suspected spot, the terrorists hiding inside fired on searching party which was retaliated and an encounter started.”

Feb 19, 2021, 01:05 AM IST

NIA arrests Jammu and Kashmir man for helping Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists

Taraq Hussain Giri of Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar was arrested on February 17, the NIA spokesperson said. The case was initially registered on March 8, 2019, under sections of the RPC, the Arms Act and the UA(P)Act relating to snatching of service weapon from escort in-charge of Kishtwar DM.

Feb 18, 2021, 23:27 PM IST

Jammu and Kashmir terrorist attack: Srinagar dhaba owner's son injured, incident near hotel of 23 foreign envoys

A senior police officer told that the terrorists fired upon a man, identified as Akash Mahra, at Krishna Dhaba near Durga Nag Area of Sonwar. Muslim Janbaaz Force Jammu and Kashmir claimed responsibility for the attack on Krishna hotel worker in Srinagar.

Feb 17, 2021, 20:32 PM IST

Security forces arrest 3 Hizbul Mujahideen terror associates in Jammu and Kashmir's Tral

The police have registered a case against the arrested terror associates in Tral Police Station under relevant sections of law. The arrested terror associates were involved in providing shelter, logistics and transportation of arms and ammunition to the HM terrorists in Tral and Awantipora area of south Kashmir.

Feb 17, 2021, 19:15 PM IST

Top terrorist involved in murder of three BJP workers arrested: J&K police

The terrorist identified as Zahoor Ahmad Rather alias "Sahil", “Khalid” was  arrested in Samba district of Jammu region. A specific information by Anantnag police led to the arrest of Rather. The security officials said Rather took arms training in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) in 2004 after which he infiltrated into India along with five foreign terrorists.

Feb 13, 2021, 12:22 PM IST

Indian Army kills intruder at LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Uri, arms and ammunition recovered

The police officer added that the incident took place during the intervening night. The intruder was a resident of Kamalkote in Uri and as per initial reports the slain has been identified as of Kundibarjala Kamalkote. He had crossed the LoC in the 1990s, returned in 1992 and then surrendered in 1995.

Feb 10, 2021, 16:38 PM IST

Explosion outside Israeli embassy on Beating Retreat Day; similar blast occurred 9 years ago at same place

The low-intensity explosion took place near the embassy located at Aurangzeb Road in the national capital. No injuries have been reported in the blast on APJ Abdul Kalam Road, a very high-security zone in the national capital.

Jan 29, 2021, 21:09 PM IST

Three terrorists killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama, arms and ammunition recovered

As the joint team of forces approached towards the suspected spot, the hiding terrorists fired upon the searching party and fire was retaliated and an encounter started. This is the first encounter of 2021 where security forces succeeded to kill three terrorists and recovered arms and ammunition from spot also. 

Jan 29, 2021, 18:44 PM IST

Two JeM terrorist associates arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama, case registered

The two terrorist associates have been passing sensitive information to the Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorists.

Jan 11, 2021, 16:05 PM IST

Jammu Kashmir : Grenade attack in Traal, 8 civilians injured

Grenade attack in Kashmir's Traal, 8 civilians are injured in the attack.

Jan 02, 2021, 15:48 PM IST

Terrorists hurl grenade at security forces at Tral bus stand in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama; several injured

Security forces immediately cordoned off the entire area following the attack and launched a search operation to nab the attackers. 

Jan 02, 2021, 13:50 PM IST

Turkey-Pakistan nexus acting against India to help Islamabad take upper hand on Kashmir

 A new Turkey-Pakistan nexus has emerged in the recent past, leading to a complex network of academia, media, and NGOs working to propagate anti-India propaganda.

Dec 30, 2020, 00:34 AM IST

Deserted SPO-turned-terrorist, 3 Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorists arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam

The Police also recovered arms, ammunition and other incriminating materials from the arrested persons. 

Dec 27, 2020, 13:54 PM IST

Encounter in Jammu Kashmir's Shopian, two terrorists killed

Encounter in Jammu Kashmir's Shopian is still going on where two terrorists were killed.

Dec 26, 2020, 16:52 PM IST

2 Al-Badr terrorists gunned down in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian; encounter underway

The encounter had started on Dec 25 afternoon in Kanigam village of Imamsahib belt in Shopian district. It resumed on Saturday morning and is still underway. 

Dec 26, 2020, 15:08 PM IST

Two Army personnel injured, terrorist killed during encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian

The encounter started at Kanigam Village of the district and an unidentified terrorist was killed.

Dec 25, 2020, 23:46 PM IST