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House of ex-sarpanch, who was killed by Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists, set on fire in J&K's Shopian 17.10.2017 Zee News : States
The house of a village sarpanch, who was killed by Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist on Monday, was set on fire in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday.
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Angling for Kashmir: Decoding Why Pakistan is paranoid about India's role in Afghanistan? 17.10.2017 All Current Affairs Stories
Pakistan seeks to leverage its use of jihadist proxies to convince US to help resolve Kashmir
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Former sarpanch Ramzan Sheikh shot dead by terrorists in Shopian 17.10.2017 New Kerala: India News
Shopian (Jammu and Kashmir) October 16 : Three terrorists today shot dead former sarpanch (village head), Ramzan Sheikh of Imam Sahib village in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian in a scuffle, the police said.
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Militant killed in scuffle in South Kashmir 17.10.2017 DNA: Mumbai
A top Hizbul Muijhadeen militant was killed after a scuffle broke out between the ultras and the family members of a former Panch of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) when they stormed his home and shot him dead at Imam Sahab in South Kashmir's Shopian district on Monday. "Three terrorists killed the ex -Panch of PDP Mohohmmad Ramzan in Shopian. In the scuffle, a terrorist, Shaukat, was also killed", tweeted Dr Shesh Paul Vaid, director general of police, Jammu and Kashmir. Later, Dr Vaid told DNA that the militant was killed in a scuffle with family members of the Panch. "I have heard that he (militant) has been hit by a bullet. There was a scuffle with the family. All other family members are safe", he said. However, senior superintendent of police, Baramulla, Imtiyaz Hussain tweeted that Shaukat was beaten to death by the family of the Panch. "This Hizbul terrorist was overpowered and beaten to death by family, after family head Mohammad Ramzan shot dead by him and his gang in Shopian", ...
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Former sarpanch shot dead in J&K 16.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
A former sarpanch (village headman) was shot dead by militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district on Monday evening, police said
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Militant shoots ex-Sarpanch, dies in scuffle with own men 16.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Hizbul militant, who shot dead a former village Sarpanch in Shopian district on Monday, died later in the day in a scuffle with his associates, police said.
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Police unearth terror module in J&K 16.10.2017 Deccan Herald - TOP STORIES RSS FEEDS
The Jammu & Kashmir Police have arrested two Lashkar-e-Toiba militants and an overground worker (OGW) of Hizb-ul-Mujahideen who were allegedly involved in the killing of policemen, bank robbery and attack on a minister's cavalcade last month.“On October 14, two terrorists, with the intention to snatch weapons from a protected person’s personal security guards, fired a few rounds at Kund in Qazigund area. But after locals raised hue and cry, they fled the spot," IGP (Kashmir) Muneer Khan told a press conference here on Monday.He said a joint team of the police, the Army and the Central Rese
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Come home: Jammu and Kashmir cops want to rehabilitate militants, not kill 16.10.2017 India Today| Must Read
Earlier, Chief Minister Mehbooba mufti had also directed the police and security agencies to ensure that local militants are given a chance to return home.
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Kashmiri militants can surrender even during gunfights: Police 16.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
The Jammu and Kashmir Police said on Monday that surrenders by local militants will be accepted even if these are made during gun battles with security forces.
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One mother's tireless pursuit of justice for Kashmir's disappeared 16.10.2017 News
India has signed but not ratified the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearances
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Technology to assist J&K police to keep militants at bay 16.10.2017 DNA: Mumbai
Jammu and Kashmir police is in the process of procuring state-of-the-art gadgets to beef up the camp security and prevent terror attacks. Intrusion detection system and electric boom barriers are among some of the gadgets that are being inducted to foil terror designs and prevent outfits from carrying out suicide attacks on security force camps and vital installations. Initially Rs eight crore will be spent on the gadgets. If the initial move works, the fund will be increased. Fitted with shock sensors, the intrusion detection system use vibrations or shock waves to trigger an alarm at the command centre. This will not only alert the security forces and Quick Reactions Teams, but also give them ample time to foil the ultras bid to storm the perimeter. Radio frequency identification (RFID)-based vehicle access control system is also planned to be installed to ensure foolproof security camps. Under this system, the vehicles will be fitted with RIFD tags which will automatically identify authorised ...
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Day after 3 siblings injured in Pak shelling, JK officials visit LoC areas 15.10.2017 deccanherald.com
A day after three minor siblings were injured in heavy firing and shelling by Pakistani troops along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, senior government officials visited the forward areas to assess the prevailing situation. An official spokesperson said Deputy Commissioner Poonch, Tariq Ahmad Zargar visited shelling affected areas to take the stock of damages to property and assess the situation prevailing on the forward LoC areas of sub division Mendhar. The team of officers including SSP Poonch Rajiv Panday met with Mohammad Nasib the father of three children injured due to Pakistani shelling on Saturday night. The injured children were identified as five-year-old Saquib Naseeb, eight-year-old Rafia Naseeb, 15-year-old Tariq Naseeb and 17-year-old Tahira Naseeb, who have been shifted to a hospital for treatment. Later, the team of officers also visited to other shelling affected areas Drana, Basooni, Balakote to get appraisal from the local regarding damages to ...
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How successful were surgical strikes? 15.10.2017 Rediff: News
The strategic success of the surgical strikes has not matched their brilliant tactical achievement, says Shekhar Gupta.
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Top LeT recruiter among 2 terrorists killed in Pulwama 14.10.2017 DNA: Popular News
Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) suffered a major setback on Saturday when security forces killed two of its top commanders including a prime recruiter in an encounter at Litter village of South Kashmir's Pulwama district. Hours after the encounter, the terror outfit ambushed a Jammu and Kashmir police convoy, killing one police officer, Khurshid Ahmad Tak, and injuring two others, at Nandimarg village in South Kashmir's Kulgam. Police said LeT district commander Waseem Ahmad Shah alias Abu Osama of Heff Shirmal village in Shopian district was killed along with his associate Nisar Ahmad Mir by a joint team of Pulwama Police, 3rd and 55th battalion of Rashtriya Riffles (RR), 182nd and 183rd battalion of CRPF. "We got specific inputs about two LeT terrorists, who were hiding in a house of a slain militant Pinto Malik. When we were laying the cordon, their presence was established. Civilians who came out of the house confirmed the same," said Munir Ahmad Khan, inspector general of police (IGP), Kashmir Zone. Police ...
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Unrest in Srinagar, civilian killed in firing 14.10.2017 DNA: Popular News
A 25-year-old civilian was killed and several others injured in a clash between security forces and stone pelters in South Kashmir's Pulwama district. Security forces took to firing pellets and bullets to disperse a violent mob protesting the killing of top Lashkar-e-Toiba terrorists Waseem Ahmad Shah and Nisar Ahmad Mir at Litter in Pulwama. Police said the civilian was identified as Gulzar Ahmad Mir of Allaipora, Lassipora. Another civilian Mohammad Ashraf Mir sustained injuries and is undergoing treatment at Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences at Srinagar. Locals said clashes erupted in the area after the news of killing of two terrorists spread in the area. Scores of people took to streets, raised pro-freedom slogans, and pelted stones at security officers. The forces first used smoke shells to disperse the mob and later took to firing. Dozens of people sustained injuries in the incident. Following the incident, a complete shutdown was observed in the area. Authorities suspended mobile ...
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Three children injured in Pakistan shelling on LoC in Poonch 14.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Three children were injured on Saturday as Pakistan shelled Indian positions on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, officials said. Indian troops were retaliating.
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As commanders fall, militants lose links to handlers 14.10.2017 Hindu: National
LeT, Hizbul Mujahideen and JeM have steadily lost operational leaders in Kashmir in recent months, but recruitment of youth in the Valley continues.
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Slain soldier laid to rest 14.10.2017 Hindu: National
He died in an encounter with terrorists in J&K
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Cop killed, two injured as militants attack MLA's motorcade 14.10.2017 Deccan Herald - TOP STORIES RSS FEEDS
A policeman was killed and two others injured after militants attacked the motorcade of ruling PDP MLA in Damhal Hanjipora area of south Kashmir's Kulgam district on Saturday.Sources said that heavily armed militants opened fire on two police vehicles at Nandimarg crossing in Damhal Hanjipora, 85 kms from here, on Saturday evening. Both the vehicles skidded off the road, they said, adding that a policeman, identified as constable Khurshid Ahmad was killed and two others injured in the attack.“The policemen were returning from Daniv Kandimarg village where MLA Noorabad Abdul Majid Paddar had
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Top LeT militant, aide killed in Pulwama, protesting civilian killed (Roundup) 14.10.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Two Lashkar-e-Taiba militants, including a top "commander" Wasim Shah who is believed to be behind recruiting local youth to join the terror outfit, were killed in a gunfight with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district on Saturday, triggering protests by locals who clashed with police, in which one civilian was killed.
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