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Terrorist killed in encounter at Anantnag in J&K
Srinagar, Dec 26 (IANS) One terrorist has been killed in an encounter between terrorists and security forces at Srigufwara area in South Kashmir's Anantnag district, officials said on Sunday.
2021-12-26
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
6 terrorists killed in 48 hours in Kashmir security operations
Srinagar, Dec 26 (IANS) The killer of a police official was among the six terrorists neutralised in the last 48 hours in four anti-terrorist operations in Kashmir, officials said on Sunday.
2021-12-26
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
S.Korean military reports 31 more Covid cases
Seoul, Dec 26 (IANS) South Korea's military on Sunday reported 31 additional Covid-19 cases, including 30 breakthrough infections, raising the total caseload among its personnel to 3,120.
2021-12-26
Category: International, South Korea,Defence/Security
Rajnath, Yogi lay foundation stone of BrahMos unit
Lucknow, Dec 26 (IANS) Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said here on Sunday that India was not making BrahMos missiles to attack any country in the world.
2021-12-26
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Defence/Security,Politics
Probe in Nagaland killings progressing expeditiously: Army
New Delhi, Dec 26 (IANS) The Indian Army on Sunday said its inquiry into the December 4 incident of civilian killings in Nagaland is progressing expeditiously and all efforts are being made to conclude it at the earliest.
2021-12-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security,Politics
Encounter breaks out at Shopian in J&K
Srinagar, Dec 25 (IANS) An encounter has started between terrorists and security forces at Chowgam area in South Kashmir's Shopian district on Saturday, officials said.
2021-12-25
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
2 terrorists killed in Shopian encounter
Srinagar, Dec 25 (IANS) Two terrorists were killed in an encounter with the security forces at Chowgam area in South Kashmir's Shopian district on Saturday, officials said.
2021-12-25
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Five Tihar inmates dead in 8 days, probe ordered
New Delhi, Dec 25 (IANS) Five prisoners at the high-security Tihar Jail in the national capital have died in the past eight days, a Delhi Police official said here on Saturday.
2021-12-25
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security
Five Tihar inmates dead in 8 days, probe ordered (Ld)
New Delhi, Dec 25 (IANS) Five prisoners at the high-security Tihar Jail in the national capital have died in the past eight days, a Delhi Police official said here on Saturday.
2021-12-25
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security
Gunfight breaks out at Awantipore in J&K
Srinagar, Dec 25 (IANS) An encounter broke out between terrorists and security forces at Hardumir Tral area of Awantipore in South Kashmir's Pulwama district on Saturday, officials said.
2021-12-25
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
2 terrorists killed in encounter at Awantipore in J&K (Ld)
Srinagar, Dec 25 (IANS) Two terrorists have been killed in an encounter between terrorists and security forces at Hardumir Tral area of Awantipore in South Kashmir's Pulwama district on Saturday, officials said.
2021-12-25
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
4 terrorists killed in 2 separate encounters in Kashmir in 12 hrs
Srinagar, Dec 25 (IANS) Four terrorists were killed in two separate encounters between terrorists and security forces in South Kashmir within 12 hours on Saturday.
2021-12-25
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics,Defence/Security,Terrorism
ENC orients 15 Andhra marine police officers in coastal security
Visakhapatnam, Dec 25 (IANS) The Eastern Naval Command (ENC) has trained the maiden batch of marine police officers from Andhra Pradesh in the nuances of coastal security. The four-day coastal security training capsule that was conducted at Sagar Prahari Bal here, began on December 20.
2021-12-25
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Defence/Security
Farmers close to IB decide to resume cultivation in J&K's Samba
Jammu, Dec 25 (IANS) Farmers living close to the International Border (IB) on Saturday decided to resume cultivation beyond the border fence under the protection of the Border Security Force (BSF) in Jammu and Kashmir's Samba district.
2021-12-25
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Human Interest/Society
Gunfight breaks out in Kashmir's Anantnag
Srinagar, Dec 24 (IANS) A gunfight between security forces and terrorists in underway in South Kashmir's Anantnag district on Friday, officials said.
2021-12-24
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Terrorist killed in gunfight in J&K's Anantnag (Ld)
Srinagar, Dec 24 (IANS) One terrorist was killed in an ongoing encounter the security forces in the Mumanhal area in South Kashmir's Anantnag district on Friday, officials said.
2021-12-24
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Pak Army Chief visits forward areas along LoC
New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) Pakistan's Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited the forward areas along the Line of Control (LOC) and interacted with the troops deployed in the Kot Kotera Sector, the military's media wing Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said in a statement.
2021-12-24
Category: International, India,Defence/Security,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Two terrorist associates arrested in J&K's Budgam
Srinagar, Dec 24 (IANS) Security forces on Friday arrested two individuals linked with the terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district.
2021-12-24
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Top Punjab Police official had warned about possible terror strike
New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) A day after the Ludhiana court blast, IANS has accessed a letter written by a top Punjab Punjab Police official, alerting police and security agencies about a possible strike by Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists on key defence and other installations.
2021-12-24
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Militant involved in several killings shot dead in J&K's Anantnag (3rd Ld)
Srinagar, Dec 24 (IANS) A terrorist, involved in a spate of killings including of a police inspector and three BJP workers and other attacks, was shot dead in an encounter at Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag on Friday, after he refused to surrender and instead opened fire at the security forces, police officials said.
2021-12-24
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
India, Iran navies discuss enhancing mutual cooperation
New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) The Indian and Iranian navies discussed enhancing mutual cooperation in training cadets and young officers and various aspects of sail training after Indian naval ship Sudarshini reached Port Sahid Bahonar at Bandar Abbas in Iran. It is an effort of the Indian Navy towards familiarising friendly foreign navies about various facets of operations and training on board. INS Sudarshini is presently in its culmination phase of deployment in the Gulf region.
2021-12-24
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security,Diplomacy
Moscow hopes for serious response to its security proposals: Russian FM
Moscow, Dec 23 (IANS) Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Wednesday that Moscow hopes that its proposals on security guarantees will be taken seriously by NATO and the US.
2021-12-23
Category: International, Russian Federation,Defence/Security,Politics
5kg IED detected and defused in Kashmir
Srinagar, Dec 23 (IANS) A major tragedy was averted after a joint team of the police, CRPF and the army detected and defused a 5kg IED (Improvised Explosive Device) in South Kashmir's Pulwama district on Thursday, officials said.
2021-12-23
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Defence/Security
CRPF passing out parade: 117 take oath to serve nation
Gurugram, Dec 23 (IANS) A total of 117 Directly Appointed Gazetted Officers (DAGOs) of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) passed out from the CRPF Academy in Kadarpur on Thursday, officials said.
2021-12-23
Category: India, Haryana,National,Defence/Security
Two terrorist associates arrested in J&K's Budgam
Srinagar, Dec 23 (IANS) Two terrorist associates, linked with proscribed terror outfit LeT, were arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam and incriminating materials recovered from their possession, officials said on Thursday.
2021-12-23
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Over 100 chowkidars suspend work in Bihar
Patna, Dec 22 (IANS) While Bihar police claim to be busy cracking down on liquor mafias, over 100 chowkidars in the state have suspended work for an indefinite period and sat on a dharna in Patna.
2021-12-22
Category: India, Bihar,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Defence/Security
Putin vows response to Western 'aggressive' policy
Moscow, Dec 22 (IANS) Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that his country will take countermeasures if the West continues its "aggressive" policy, but remains ready for negotiations.
2021-12-22
Category: International, Russian Federation,Defence/Security,Politics
Israel launches nat'l cybersecurity center to protect transportation systems
Jerusalem, Dec 22 (IANS) Israel's Ministry of Transport and Road Safety on Tuesday announced the launch of a national center to deal with cyber threats in the transportation sector.
2021-12-22
Category: International, Israel,Politics,Defence/Security
Day-long hunger strike for release of 68 fishermen in Sri Lankan custody
Chennai, Dec 22 (IANS) Fishermen and their families from Rameshwaram, Mandapam and Jagathapattinam on Wednesday observed a one-day hunger strike at Thangachimadam to protest the detention of 68 fishermen by the Sri Lankan Navy for allegedly crossing the International Maritime Boundary.
2021-12-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,National,Politics,Defence/Security
Civilian shot at by unknown gunmen in Srinagar
Srinagar, Dec 22 (IANS) A civilian was shot at and injured by unknown gunmen in Srinagar on Wednesday evening, police said.
2021-12-22
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Civilian killed, cop injured in terror attacks in Kashmir (Ld)
Srinagar, Dec 22 (IANS) Terrorists shot dead a civilian in Srinagar's downtown area and injured a policeman in South Kashmir's Anantnag district in two separate terror incidents in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday evening.
2021-12-22
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
President witnesses naval ops demo, visits IAC Vikrant at Kochi
Kochi, Dec 22 (IANS) President Ram Nath Kovind on Wednesday witnessed naval operation demonstration in the Ernakulam channel, and also visited the indigenous aircraft carrier (IAC) 'Vikrant', which is under construction at the Cochin Shipyard Ltd here.
2021-12-22
Category: India, Kerala,National,Defence/Security,Politics
Cop, civilian shot dead in two separate attacks in Kashmir (2nd Lead)
Srinagar, Dec 22 (IANS) A civilian was shot dead in Srinagar's downtown area and a policeman in Anantnag district in two separate terror incidents in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday evening, police said.
2021-12-22
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
S.Korea, Thailand discuss defence cooperation
Seoul, Dec 21 (IANS) South Korea's Defence Minister Suh Wook met with his Thai counterpart in Bangkok to discuss defence cooperation between the two countries and the security situations on the Korean Peninsula and in the region, his ministry has said.
2021-12-21
Category: International, South Korea,Defence/Security
Iran launches large-scale war game along southern coasts
Tehran, Dec 21 (IANS) Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) staged a large-scale war game, code-named "the Great Prophet 17", along the southern coasts of the country, state TV reported.
2021-12-21
Category: International, Turkey,Defence/Security
N.Korean military staging wintertime drills: Seoul
Seoul, Dec 21 (IANS) North Korea's military is conducting a wintertime exercise, as South Korea and the US are closely monitoring related moves, Seoul's defence authorities said on Tuesday.
2021-12-21
Category: International, South Korea,Defence/Security
Police, CRPF party fired upon at Srinagar checkpoint
Srinagar, Dec 21 (IANS) A joint party of the J&K Police and CRPF came under fire from terrorists at Soura in Srinagar district on Tuesday evening, officials said.
2021-12-21
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
4 terrorist associates arrested in Kashmir
Srinagar, Dec 21 (IANS) Four terrorist associates linked with proscribed terror outfit JeM were arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's Awantipora and arms and ammunition recovered from their possession, officials said on Tuesday.
2021-12-21
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
8 fratricide cases reported in paramilitary forces in 2021: Govt
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) A total of eight cases of fratricide were reported in the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) in 2021 and 25 cases in the last three years, the Parliament was told on Tuesday.
2021-12-21
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics,Defence/Security
2 JeM terrorist associates arrested in Kashmir
Srinagar, Dec 20 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Police have arrested two terrorist associates of proscribed terrorist outfit Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM), officials said on Monday.
2021-12-20
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Shock action from above: What can we learn for future warfare? (Opinion)
There have been multiple air operations world over with varying outcomes from which some lessons can always be drawn. However, the paradrop at Tangail on December 11, 1971 by India was a key catalyst of the war to ensure Indian victory in East Pakistan, surrender of more than 93,000 Pak troops (unparallelled in the history of warfare) and the liberation of Bangladesh.
2021-12-20
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security,Politics
Army seeks info, photos, videos on Dec 4 Nagaland incident from public
Kohima, Dec 20 (IANS) The Army, which is conducting a court of inquiry into the killing of 14 civilians by armed forces personnel due to "mistaken identity" in Nagaland's Mon district on December 4 and 5, on Monday sought any information, photos, videos from the public on the incident.
2021-12-20
Category: India, Nagaland,National,Defence/Security,Politics
Revolver as posthumous award for retired police officer in MP
Bhopal, Dec 19 (IANS) On Friday, the Madhya Pradesh Police was celebrating its Foundation Day with enthusiasm and recalling the sacrifices and achievements of a number of police personnel in their services to the citizens. Among the thousands gathered at the Motilal Nehru Stadium, the wife of a retired Indian Police Service (IPS) officer sitting in the guests gallery was eagerly waiting for her turn to come on stage to receive a special award on behalf of her late husband.
2021-12-19
Category: India, Madhya Pradesh,National,Defence/Security
Stealth destroyer Mormugao sails for trial on Goa Liberation Day National
New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) Indian Navy's second indigenous stealth destroyer of the P15B class Mormugao, planned to be commissioned in mid 2022, proceeded on her maiden sea sortie on Sunday.
2021-12-19
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security
Terrorist associate arrested in Kashmir
Srinagar, Dec 19 (IANS) A terrorist associate has been arrested from South Kashmir's Anantnag district in a joint operation by the police and the army along with arms and ammunition including one Chinese pistol, police said on Sunday.
2021-12-19
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Army requisitioned after striking J&K power employees refuse to work
Jammu, Dec 19 (IANS) Having failed to reach an amicable agreement with thousands of striking employees of the Power Development Department (PDD), the J&K administration on Sunday requisitioned the assistance of the army to man electric installations/supplies in the Union Territiory.
2021-12-19
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Politics
Cop injured in terrorist firing at Pulwama in Kashmir
Srinagar, Dec 19 (IANS) Terrorists fired upon a policeman and injured him at Bandzoo area of South Kashmir's Pulwama district, officials said on Sunday.
2021-12-19
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Defence/Security,Terrorism
India, Central Asian countries agree to continue humanitarian aid to Afghanistan
New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) India and the five Central Asian countries on Sunday discussed the current situation in Afghanistan and decided to continue to provide immediate humanitarian assistance to the people of the country.
2021-12-19
Category: India, Delhi,National,Diplomacy,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Defence/Security
Russia unveils draft agreement with NATO on security
Moscow, Dec 18 (IANS) Russia has published a draft agreement it has proposed to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) on measures to ensure the security of both sides.
2021-12-18
Category: International, Russian Federation,Diplomacy,Politics,Defence/Security
Iran, Oman stage joint naval exercise
Tehran, Dec 18 (IANS) The Iranian and Omani naval forces have launched joint exercises in the Sea of Oman and Strait of Hormuz, the Tasnim news agency has reported.
2021-12-18
Category: International, Turkey,Defence/Security,Diplomacy