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Terrorists can still strike the through sea: PM


September 8th, 2012 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday warned of terror groups continuing to maintain their ability to use the sea route for strikes on the lines ... Read more...

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Infiltration into Kashmir down in last five years


August 22nd, 2012 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) Infiltration attempts and the number of terrorists successfully entering Jammu and Kashmir from across the Pakistani border has come down in the last five years ... Read more...

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Bangladeshi, trooper caught in Tripura handed back


July 6th, 2012 - 2:42 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, July 6 (IANS) A Bangladeshi trooper and a civilian captured by villagers in Tripura while trying to abduct an Indian farmer from the border area, were handed over to ... Read more...

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Three Tripura militants surrender with weapons


July 4th, 2012 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, July 4 (IANS) Three militants of a banned separatist outfit have surrendered to the Indian security forces in Tripura after a crackdown on their training camp in Bangladesh, police ... Read more...

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Assam ‘Maoists’ were murdered: PUDR


May 15th, 2012 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) The People's Union for Democratic Rights (PUDR) Tuesday accused security forces of killing four young men in Assam in cold blood and branding them Maoists.A ... Read more...

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Kashmiri youth turn out in record numbers to join army


March 16th, 2012 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, March 16 (IANS) More than 6,000 enthusiastic Kashmiri youth turned up for recruitment in the Indian Army Friday in south Kashmir and police and army men had a tough ... Read more...

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Geelani will die as an Indian: Farooq


November 17th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) Kashmir will never secede from India and those who dream of a merger with Pakistan, including hardliner Syed Ali Geelani, will die as Indians, union ... Read more...

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Ten Tripura militants surrender with weapons


November 3rd, 2011 - 10:36 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, Nov 3 (IANS) Ten armed tribal guerrillas of a separatist outfit fled their camps in Bangladesh and surrendered before Indian security forces in Tripura Thursday, police said.The National Liberation ... Read more...

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What led Geelani to soften his separatist stand?


October 25th, 2011 - 10:48 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 25 (IANS) Improving relations between India and Pakistan may have contributed to radical Kashmiri separatist Syed Ali Geelani to take a fresh stand that has angered pro-Pakistan elements.While ... Read more...

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China supporting northeast rebels: former army officer


October 18th, 2011 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, Oct 18 (IANS) Chinese intelligence agencies are supporting insurgents in India's northeast, former Eastern Command chief Lt. Gen. J.R. Mukherjee said Tuesday.He made the remark while advocating better relations ... Read more...

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Militants take abducted Tripura villagers to Bangladesh


July 24th, 2011 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, July 24 (IANS) National Liberation Front of Tripura (NLFT) guerrillas have taken to Bangladesh the eight tribal villagers kidnapped from north Tripura last week, police said here Sunday."According to ... Read more...

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Terror threat to Pakistani nukes a major concern: Antony


June 10th, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) With a Swedish think tank warning that Pakistani nukes could fall into terrorists' hands, India Friday said this threat was a major cause of worry ... Read more...

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Nine Tripura terrorists flee Bangladesh, surrender


May 17th, 2011 - 12:05 pm ICT by IANS
Agartala, May 17 (IANS) Nine guerrillas of a separatist outfit have fled their camps in Bangladesh and surrendered before Indian security forces in Tripura, police here said Tuesday."The NLFT (National ... Read more...

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Obama hails India’s victory in World Cup: envoy


April 4th, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) US President Barack Obama congratulated the Indian cricket team - "Kings of Cricket" - for bringing back the World Cup to the country ... Read more...

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Indian security forces kill three militants in Kashmir


March 13th, 2011 - 1:44 am ICT by BNO News
SRINAGAR, KASHMIR (BNO NEWS) -- Indian security forces on Saturday killed three militants in separate operations in Shopian and Sopore areas of Indian-controlled Kashmir, Press Trust of India reported.Officials said an encounter ... Read more...

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Indian court upholds death sentence for Pakistani terrorist involved in 2008 Mumbai bombing


February 22nd, 2011 - 1:49 am ICT by BNO News
BOMBAY, INDIA (BNO NEWS) -- An Indian High Court on Monday confirmed the death sentence for a Pakistani terrorist and last survivor of the 2008 Mumbai bombing, the Hindustan Times reported.A Bombay ... Read more...

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Can Jaipur’s ‘Bharat Berry’ to counter Canada’s BlackBerry?


January 4th, 2011 - 5:59 pm ICT by ANI
Jaipur (Rajasthan), Jan.4 (ANI): An Indian entrepreneur says he has invented a third way to ease the use of Blackberry services in the country, which could pose a problem to its Canadian ... Read more...

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Hurriyat leader’s statement proves our point: police (Lead)


January 3rd, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 3 ( IANS) Hurriyat leader Abdul Ghani Bhat's admission that militants and not Indian security forces were to blame for the killing of top separatist leaders vindicates the police stand, ... Read more...

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Indian forces can enter Myanmar chasing terrorists (Lead)


December 20th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
Aizawl, Dec 20 (IANS) Indian security forces can enter Myanmar to hunt for terrorists after taking due permission from Myanmarese authorities, it was decided here Monday.And to boost their crackdown on Indian ... Read more...

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India, Myanmar to act against terrorists


December 20th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by IANS
Aizawl, Dec 20 (IANS) India and Myanmar will work together to curb trans-border movement of terrorists, smuggling of arms and to prevent drugs trafficking, officials said here Monday.The Indian home ministry and ... Read more...

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India wants terror info but gives little in return: US


December 18th, 2010 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 18 (IANS) India is "very keen" to get information and technology from the US for counter-terrorism efforts but provides "little in return", says a US embassy cable made public ... Read more...

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We don’t condone torture, says Omar on Kashmir WikiLeaks


December 17th, 2010 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 17 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Friday said his government doesn't condone torture as he refused to comment on the WikiLeaks expose on the systematic abuse of ... Read more...

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WikiLeaks cables detail torture on detainees in Kashmir


December 17th, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 17 (IANS) US diplomats were secretly briefed by staff of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) about the systematic abuse of detainees in Kashmir, according to diplomatic cables ... Read more...

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British MP wants Kashmir dispute settled


November 21st, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Nov 21 (IANS) A British MP Sunday called for an early resolution of the Kashmir dispute between India and Pakistan saying "peace in South Asia is not possible without ... Read more...

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The Jammu and Kashmir Situation-What after the Obama visit (Part II)


November 16th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
By Salim HaqNew Delhi, Nov.16 (ANI): As the disillusionment with the separatists grows and the Valley hunkers down for the winter, it is necessary that the lessons of the past five months ... Read more...

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Kashmiri politicians welcome Barack Obama’s statement


November 8th, 2010 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Nov 8 (IANS) Both mainstream and separatist Kashmiri politicians Monday welcomed US President Barack Obama's description of Kashmir as a "long-standing dispute between India and Pakistan".Chief Minister Omar Abdullah told ... Read more...

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Geelani for boycott of Kashmir interlocutors


October 25th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 25 (IANS) Hardline Kashmiri separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani Monday announced a boycott of the central government's interlocutors on Jammu and Kashmir and appealed to residents not to meet ... Read more...

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Kashmiri activists protest outside EU HQ in Brussels


October 23rd, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 23 (IANS) Activists of the Kashmir Council-EU protested with "prison bars" outside the European Commission headquarters in Brussels to demand release of all political prisoners in Indian Kashmir, a Pakistani ... Read more...

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Indian army chief ignoring internal problems: Pakistani paper


October 17th, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Oct 17 (IANS) Indian army chief Gen. V.K. Singh's terming Pakistan and China as major threats "hides the real danger posed to his country by the on-going open revolts ... Read more...

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Shooter Gurpreet’ s triumph at C’wealth Games brings cheer back home


October 9th, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinNoshehra Pannuan village (Tarn Taran) (Punjab), Oct. 9 (ANI): Indian shooter Gurpreet Singh's success at the ongoing XIX Commonwealth Games in New Delhi has brought a wave of cheer ... Read more...

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Large-scale terror attack on Delhi CWG ‘unlikely’: Oz think tank


October 2nd, 2010 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Oct 2(ANI): Indian security forces will probably prevent a large-scale terror attack on the Delhi Commonwealth Games, but small attacks are highly possible, a Sydney-based think tank has said.The Lowy Institute's ... Read more...

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Now, Pak accuses India of giving birth to suicide bombings via LTTE in South Asia


October 1st, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 1(ANI): Addressing the UN General Assembly, Pakistani delegate Amjad Hussain Sial has alleged that India had supported terrorist elements in neighbouring countries and also helped to set up the most ... Read more...

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India rejects Pakistan’s Kashmir comments


September 17th, 2010 - 11:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) India Friday hit back at Pakistan's "gratuitous" comments on alleged human rights violations in Jammu and Kashmir and asked Islamabad to take "credible action" against those "fomenting ... Read more...

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India warns Pak against interfering in Kashmir


September 17th, 2010 - 10:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 17 (ANI): India on Friday firmly rejecting Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi's statement on Jammu and Kashmir issued a stern warning to Islamabad to stop infiltration and dismantle ... Read more...

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Pak determined to highlight Kashmiris right to self-determination: Qureshi


September 17th, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sept.17 (ANI): Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi today said his country is committed to finding a "just and peaceful resolution to the Jammu and Kashmir issue in accordance with the ... Read more...

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