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GNLA commander killed, camp busted in Meghalaya


September 14th, 2012 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Sep 14 (IANS) Security forces Friday busted a hideout of the Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) in the western part of Meghalaya, killing a top rebel commander of the ... Read more...

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Police commando killed, rebel camp busted in Meghalaya (Lead)


July 24th, 2012 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, July 24 (IANS) A police commando was killed and another injured Tuesday in a fierce gunfight with Garo rebels in west Meghalaya, even as security forces busted a joint ... Read more...

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GNLA-ULFA camp busted in Meghalaya


July 24th, 2012 - 1:22 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, July 24 (IANS) Security forces have busted a joint training camp of the Garo National Liberation Army and the United Liberation Front of Asom in the Garo Hills region ... Read more...

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Slain Maoist leader Azad’s wife arrested in Andhra


June 10th, 2012 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, June 10 (IANS) Police in Andhra Pradesh's Warangal district Sunday arrested slain Maoist leader Azad's wife Padma, alias Sitakka, and six other women Maoists.Padma, leader of women's wing of ... Read more...

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Maoists kill CRPF man, injure six in Bihar


June 10th, 2012 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 10 (IANS) A Central Reserve Police Force personnel was killed and six others seriously injured Sunday in a landmine blast triggered by Maoists in a forested area in ... Read more...

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Rebels kill policeman, injure three in Meghalaya


May 30th, 2012 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, May 30 (IANS) A policeman was shot dead and three of his colleagues critically wounded in a gunbattle with rebels in a forest area in Meghalaya's South Garo Hills ... Read more...

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LeT militant killed in a shootout


May 21st, 2012 - 10:25 am ICT by IANS
Jammu, May 21 (IANS) Security forces have killed a Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militant in a shootout in the jungles of Kishtwar district in Jammu and Kashmir early Monday.Akhtar Hussain was involved ... Read more...

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Kabul attack: No Indian casualties, situation being monitored


May 2nd, 2012 - 12:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Clarifying that there were no Indian casualties, India Wednesday said it was closely monitoring the situation in Kabul after eight people were killed and ... Read more...

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Eight killed in Kabul attack after Obama visit (Lead)


May 2nd, 2012 - 11:19 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, May 2 (IANS) Eight people were killed and 17 injured in suicide bombings and a gunbattle in the Afghan capital Wednesday, hours after US President Barack Obama's Kabul ... Read more...

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Maoists release Italian hostage, MLA still missing (Second Lead)


April 12th, 2012 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 12 (IANS) Maoists Thursday released Italian tour operator Bosusco Paolo after keeping him in captivity for nearly a month, officials said as the fate of another hostage, Odisha's ... Read more...

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Maoists release second Italian (Lead)


April 12th, 2012 - 1:40 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 12 (IANS) Maoists Thursday released Italian tour operator Bosusco Paolo after keeping him hostage for nearly a month, official sources said."He has been released and has already arrived ... Read more...

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Fulfil promises before Italian’s release: Maoists (Lead)


April 11th, 2012 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 11 (IANS) The Maoists holding an Italian hostage since March 14 Wednesday reiterated that he will be released only after the Odisha government fulfils its promises on their ... Read more...

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For Italian’s release, fulfil promise: Maoists


April 11th, 2012 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bhubaneswar, April 11 (IANS) Maoists holding an Italian hostage since March 14 Wednesday reiterated that he will be released only after the Odisha government fulfils its promise.Sabyasachi Panda, a rebel ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda claim to have killed 30 soldiers in Yemen


March 31st, 2012 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Aden, March 31 (IANS) Terror outfit Al Qaeda Saturday claimed to have killed at least 30 Yemeni soldiers and seized a military site after a deadly gunbattle with government troops, ... Read more...

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19 cops given life in staged shootout case after 20 years


March 29th, 2012 - 11:42 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, March 29 (IANS) As many as 19 policemen were sentenced by a CBI court here Thursday to life imprisonment in the case of killing of a gurdwara sewadar in ... Read more...

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Argentine radio host wounded in botched robbery


March 14th, 2012 - 11:30 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, March 14 (IANS/EFE) Argentine radio personality Angel "Baby" Etchecopar and his son were wounded in an attempted robbery at the family's home in suburban Buenos Aires, the host's ... Read more...

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Top woman Maoist Suchitra Mahato headed lethal rebel squad


March 10th, 2012 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 9 (IANS) Top woman Maoist squad leader Suchitra Mahato, who surrendered Friday, is capable of handling all sophisticate firearms including Anton Kalashnikovs and INSAS assault rifles ... Read more...

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Four Maoists killed in Jharkhand


March 5th, 2012 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, March 5 (IANS) Four Maoists were killed in a gunbattle with security forces that broke out early Monday after about 300 guerrillas attacked a Central Coalfield Limited (CCL) ... Read more...

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Bikram Singh will be next Indian Army chief (Lead)


March 3rd, 2012 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) Lt. Gen. Bikram Singh will be the next Indian Army chief, it was announced Saturday thus ending months of a bitter succession row originating from ... Read more...

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Fierce gunfight after rebels attack Meghalaya police officer


February 28th, 2012 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Feb 28 (IANS) A fierce gunbattle ensued in Meghalaya's restive West Garo Hills district Tuesday after Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) rebels ambushed a vehicle of a senior police ... Read more...

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Police gun down five ‘robbers’ in Chennai (Third Lead)


February 23rd, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 23 (IANS) Five men who allegedly robbed two banks were shot dead in a residential area here in a midnight gunbattle that also left two policemen wounded, police ... Read more...

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Police gun down five robbers in Chennai (Second Lead)


February 23rd, 2012 - 4:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 23 (IANS) Five young men who allegedly robbed a bank were shot dead in a residential locality here in a sensational midnight gunbattle which also left two policemen ... Read more...

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Five robbers shot dead by police in Chennai (Lead)


February 23rd, 2012 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 23 (IANS) In a midnight gunbattle at a residential locality here, Tamil Nadu police shot dead five people suspected to be involved in robberies at two suburban bank ... Read more...

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Five shot dead by police in Chennai gunbattle


February 23rd, 2012 - 10:11 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 23 (IANS) In a midnight gunbattle at a residential locality here Thursday, Tamil Nadu police shot dead five people suspected to be involved in two suburban bank branch ... Read more...

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Congress differs with Digvijay, says Batla encounter genuine


January 13th, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) The Congress Friday said it backed the government's view that the Batla House shootout case cannot be reopened as the incident was genuine. The ... Read more...

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Four policemen injured in ambush by Garo rebels


December 20th, 2011 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Dec 20 (IANS) Four policemen were injured after they were ambushed by Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) rebels in western Meghalaya, a police official said.The police personnel of the ... Read more...

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Maoists blast school, attack police station in Jharkhand


December 6th, 2011 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Dec 6 (IANS) Maoist guerrillas blew up a school, torched mobile towers and attacked a police station in two separate incidents in Jharkhand, police said Tuesday.According to police, the ... Read more...

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Five killed as rival gangs clash


November 29th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, Nov 29 (IANS) Five people were killed in clashes between two criminal gangs in Jharkhand's Gumla district, police said Tuesday."Five people were killed in clashes between two rival criminal ... Read more...

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Kishenji was given three days to surrender: Mamata


November 27th, 2011 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 27 (IANS) Claiming that slain Maoist leader Kishenji had been given three days' time to surrender by security forces after he was tracked down, West Bengal Chief ... Read more...

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Maoist leader Kishanji ‘most likely’ killed: home secretary


November 24th, 2011 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata/New Delhi, Nov 24 (IANS) Top Maoist leader Kishanji is likely to have been killed in a shootout in West Bengal, union Home Secretary R.K. Singh confirmed Thursday. Kishanji was "most ... Read more...

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Maoists kill two CISF men at Chhattisgarh mining site


November 16th, 2011 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Nov 16 (IANS) Two Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) troopers were killed Wednesday in a gunbattle with Maoists near a mine in Chhattisgarh's Dantewada district, an official said. The Communist ... Read more...

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Meghalaya rebel commander killed


October 18th, 2011 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Oct 18 (IANS) A top commander of outlawed Garo National Liberation Army (GNLA) was killed in a gunfight with security forces in Meghalaya Tuesday, police said.The gunbattle broke out ... Read more...

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Top Hizbul commander killed in Kashmir gunfight


October 8th, 2011 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Oct 8 (IANS) A top commander of Hizbul Mujahideen terror outfit was killed in the remote mountainous area of Jammu and Kashmir's Doda district Saturday morning in a joint ... Read more...

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Four Maoists, one trooper killed in Chhattisgarh gun battle


August 17th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Aug 17 (IANS) One trooper and four Maoist rebels were killed in a prolonged gunbattle Wednesday in a jungle stretch of Chhattisgarh, police said.The gun fight took place in ... Read more...

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Antony seeks report on Kashmir fake shootout killing


August 9th, 2011 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 9 (IANS) Defence Minister A.K. Antony has sought a probe into the alleged killing of a civilian in a staged shootout in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district ... Read more...

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