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Gunfight between security forces, guerrillas in Kashmir


August 29th, 2012 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 29 (IANS) A gunfight between security forces and separatist guerrillas started Wednesday morning in a Kashmir village, police said."Troops of Rashtriya Rifles and Jammu and Kashmir Police surrounded ... Read more...

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Five guerrillas killed in Kashmir


July 7th, 2012 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 7 (IANS) Five separatist guerrillas have been killed in a three-day long gun battle in Kashmir, an official said here Saturday."Five terrorists have been killed in the (Zachaldara) ... Read more...

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Guerrilla killed, soldier wounded in Kashmir gunfight (Lead)


June 30th, 2012 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 30 (IANS) One separatist guerrilla was killed and an army soldier wounded in a gunfight in north Kashmir's Kupwara district Saturday, an official said.A defence spokesman told IANS: ... Read more...

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Gunfight in north Kashmir


June 30th, 2012 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 30 (IANS) Security forces Saturday engaged in a gunfight with the separatist guerrillas in north Kashmir's Kupwara district, police said.On specific information, troops of 21 counter insurgency Rashtriya ... Read more...

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10-hour Kashmir gunfight ends, five guerrillas killed (Lead)


April 5th, 2012 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 5 (IANS) Five separatist guerrillas were killed Thursday in a 10-hour gunfight between the security forces and the guerrillas in north Kashmir's Kupwara district, police said.Police here said ... Read more...

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Another 20-year-old bunker removed from Srinagar’s old city


April 4th, 2012 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 4 (IANS) Yet another 20-year-old bunker of the security forces was removed from Srinagar's old city Wednesday."The Nawab Bazar bunker in the old city of Srinagar was removed ... Read more...

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Five LeT guerrillas killed in Kashmir gunfights


March 28th, 2012 - 5:25 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, March 28 (IANS) Five Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) guerrillas were killed in two separate gunfights with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district Wednesday, police said.Three militants were killed in ... Read more...

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Guerrillas open fire in cop’s home in Kashmir


July 19th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 19 (IANS) A policeman was critically injured when separatist guerrillas barged into his home in a village in Jammu and Kashmir and opened fire, police said Tuesday.Fareed Ahmad ... Read more...

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Policeman injured in Kashmir gunfight


December 10th, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 10 (IANS) A policeman was injured Friday in a gunfight between security forces and separatist guerrillas in Jammu and Kashmir's Ganderbal district, police said.Superintendent of Police (Ganderbal) Syed Imtiyaz Hussain ... Read more...

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Four guerrillas killed in Kashmir gunfight


September 16th, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 16 (IANS) Four separatist guerrillas were killed in a gunfight with security forces in south Kashmir's Pulwama district Thursday, an army official said. Lt. Col. J.S. Brar, spokesman of the Indian ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan border on alert for Queen’s Baton Relay (Lead)


June 23rd, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin and Alkesh Sharma Attari (Punjab), June 23 (IANS) Indian border guards with Pakistan have been put on maximum alert as India prepares to welcome the Queen's Baton Relay Friday ... Read more...

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Wagah border on high alert for Queen’s Baton Relay


June 23rd, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
By Jaideep Sarin and Alkesh Sharma Attari (Punjab), June 23 (IANS) Indian border guards at the Wagah border with Pakistan have been put on maximum alert as India prepares to welcome the ... Read more...

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Gunfight breaks out in north Kashmir


June 17th, 2010 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 17 (IANS) A gunfight between security forces and holed-up separatist guerrillas broke out in north Kashmir's Baramulla district late Thursday evening. "Following specific information about the presence of militants in Poshnag ... Read more...

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Three guerrillas killed in Kashmir gunfight


May 19th, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 19 (IANS) Three separatist guerrillas, including a top commander of the Hizbul Mujahideen militant outfit, were Wednesday killed in a gunfight with security forces in south Kashmir's Pulwama district, police ... Read more...

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Soldier killed in Kashmir gunfight


May 12th, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 12 (IANS) A soldier was killed in a gunfight between security forces and separatist guerrillas in north Kashmir Wednesday, a senior police officer said here. Personnel of the counter-insurgency force Rashtriya ... Read more...

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Four separatist guerrillas killed in Jammu and Kashmir (Lead)


May 8th, 2010 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar/Jammu, May 8 (IANS) Four separatist guerrillas were killed in two gun battles with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir Saturday, police said. The identity of the militants is yet to be ... Read more...

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Two guerrillas killed in north Kashmir


May 8th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 8 (IANS) Two separatist guerrillas were killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district Saturday in a gun battle with security forces. A police officer said the security forces moved into Shahnagri ... Read more...

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Officer, soldier killed in Kashmir gunfight (Lead)


May 5th, 2010 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 5 (IANS) An army officer and a soldier died Wednesday after succumbing to injuries sustained in a gunfight between separatist guerrillas and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora district, ... Read more...

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Two rockets fired from Pakistan into Punjab (Lead)


April 19th, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Gurdaspur (Punjab), April 19 (IANS) Indian and Pakistani troopers exchanged gunfire after two rockets were fired into Indian Punjab from Pakistan, Border Security Force (BSF) officials said here Monday. BSF Punjab range Deputy ... Read more...

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Two rockets fired into Punjab from Pakistan


April 19th, 2010 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Gurdaspur (Punjab), April 19 (IANS) Indian and Pakistani troopers traded gunfire after two rockets were fired into Indian Punjab from Pakistan, the Border Security Force (BSF) said Monday. BSF Deputy Inspector General Jagir ... Read more...

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Another gunfight breaks out in Kashmir


April 7th, 2010 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 7 (IANS) A gunfight broke out between separatist guerrillas and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district Wednesday afternoon, police said. Police said troops of 21 Rashtriya Rifles, 1 Para ... Read more...

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Gunfight in Kashmir village resumes after nightlong lull


March 4th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, March 4 (IANS) After a nightlong lull, gunfire between separatist guerrillas and security forces in a village in Jammu and Kashmir restarted Thursday morning. The gunbattle had started Wednesday when troops ... Read more...

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Five killed in Kashmir gunfight, two houses razed (Third Lead)


February 23rd, 2010 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 23 (IANS) An army captain, two soldiers and two militants were killed in a gunfight between security personnel and separatist guerrillas in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore town Tuesday. Two houses ... Read more...

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Three killed, four injured in Kashmir gunfight (Second Lead)


February 23rd, 2010 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 23 (IANS) Two men of the counter-insurgency force Rashtriya Rifles and a militant were killed in a gunfight between security personnel and separatist guerrillas in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore town ... Read more...

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Two killed, four injured in Kashmir gunfight (Lead)


February 23rd, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 23 (IANS) Two men of the counter-insurgency force Rashtriya Rifles were killed and four injured in a gunfight with separatist guerrillas in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore town Tuesday morning, police ... Read more...

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Gunfight between militants, security forces in Kashmir town


January 30th, 2010 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, January 30 (IANS) A gunfight broke out between the security forces and separatist guerrillas holed up in a house in north Kashmir's Sopore town late Saturday evening, police said. Police said troops ... Read more...

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Troops kill militant hiding inside house in Kashmir


October 23rd, 2009 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 23 (IANS) A separatist guerrilla was killed by troops in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore town Friday. Acting on a tip-off, troops of the Rashtriya Rifles and police surrounded a house in ... Read more...

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Three guerrillas killed in Kashmir gunbattle (Lead)


October 7th, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 7 (IANS) Three separatist guerrillas, including a top militant belonging to the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) were killed early Wednesday by security forces in a forested area of Jammu and Kashmir's north ... Read more...

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Three guerrillas killed in Kashmir gunfight


October 7th, 2009 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 7 (IANS) Three separatist guerrillas were killed early Wednesday by security forces in a forested area of Jammu and Kashmir's north Kupwara district. The operation against the guerrillas in the Zachaldara ... Read more...

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Army major among eight killed in Kashmir gunfights (Lead)


September 23rd, 2009 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 23 (IANS) Eight people including an army major, a navy commando, two security personnel and four militants were killed during the 24 hours till Wednesday evening in two gunfights between ... Read more...

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Guests recall the bravery of Taj Mahal Hotels cummerbund heroes


November 29th, 2008 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Nov.29 (ANI): Guests who were regular visitors to Mumbai''s upscale Taj Mahal Palace hotel have praised the staff of the hotel for saving the lives of hundreds of wealthy guests ... Read more...

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Seven LeT guerrillas killed in Kashmir


November 28th, 2008 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Nov 28 (IANS) Seven separatist guerrillas of the Lashker-e-Taiba (LeT) - the outfit suspected to be behind the terrorist attack in Mumbai - were killed across the Kashmir Valley Friday in ... Read more...

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Pakistan troops cross LOC, five killed in skirmish


July 28th, 2008 - 11:51 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 28 (IANS) One Indian and four Pakistani soldiers have been killed in a major ceasefire violation by Pakistani troops in the north Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir Monday. The ... Read more...

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One militant, policeman killed in Kashmir gunfight (Lead)


July 16th, 2008 - 4:36 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 16 (IANS) The police claimed to have gunned down a militant in a long drawn Kashmir shootout during which a special police officer (SPO) was killed and 13 security men, ... Read more...

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One security man killed, 13 injured in Kashmir shootout


July 16th, 2008 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 16 (IANS) A special police officer (SPO) was killed and 13 security men, including an paramilitary officer, were wounded in a shootout in Kashmir Wednesday. A joint team of 22 ... Read more...

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