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Arms cache unearthed in J&K;


August 4th, 2012 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
Jammu, Aug 4 (IANS) A cache of arms and ammunition have been recovered from a remote mountainous forest area in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, an army official said Saturday.Security ... Read more...

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Two Hizbul militants killed in Jammu-Kashmir gunfight


April 24th, 2010 - 10:21 am ICT by IANS
Jammu, April 24 (IANS) Two militants of the Hizbul Mujaheedin were killed in a gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir's Doda district, police said Saturday. "One militant was killed last (Friday) night while the ... Read more...

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Two LeT militants killed in Rajouri gun battle


March 27th, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 27 (IANS) Two Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militants were Saturday killed in a gun battle with security forces in a mountainous forest area in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir. Security forces, comprising ... Read more...

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Biologists discover a new pocket mouse


February 1st, 2010 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 1 (IANS) Scientists have stumbled on the existence of a new species of spiny pocket mouse from Venezuela - Heteromys catopterius. The name derives from the Greek katoptêrios, ... Read more...

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Biologists identify new spiny pocket mouse species


January 30th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 30 (ANI): A team of biologists has reported the existence of a new species of spiny pocket mouse in Venezuela.The new species was identified by Dr. Robert P. Anderson, Associate ... Read more...

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One killed in air force chopper crash in Kashmir (Third Lead)


October 30th, 2009 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Oct 30 (IANS) One person was killed as an Indian Air Force MI-17 helicopter carrying four people, including two officers, crashed into the Chenab river in Ramban district of Jammu and ... Read more...

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Top Hizb guerrilla killed in Kashmir


April 28th, 2009 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, April 28 (IANS) A top guerrilla of the Hizbul Mujahideen terror outfit was killed Tuesday in a forest gunfight with the Indian Army in Jammu and Kashmir, a military spokesman said. Hizbul ... Read more...

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South Africa gets ready for 2010 FIFA World Cup


January 23rd, 2009 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 23 (IANS) Two members of pro-Pakistan terror outfit Hizbul Mujahideen were gunned down in a shootout with the Jammu and Kashmir police Friday.A senior police officer said they had received ... Read more...

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Fog, tough terrain slowing Poonch gunbattle: army


January 6th, 2009 - 3:18 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 6 (IANS) As the gunbattle between security forces and militants in a thick forested area of Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district continued for the sixth day Tuesday, army officials said ... Read more...

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Poonch operation going slow to minimise casualties: army chief (Lead, changing dateline)


January 5th, 2009 - 9:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Jammu, Jan 5 (IANS) As a fierce gun battle between security forces and militants continued for the fifth day in the frontier Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, Indian Army chief ... Read more...

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Fierce gunbattle in Poonch continues for fifth day


January 5th, 2009 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 5 (IANS) A fierce gunbattle between security forces and militants continued to rage for the fifth day Monday in the thick forests of Jammu and Kashmir's frontier Poonch district in ... Read more...

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Poonch shootout on, four militants among seven killed (Lead)


January 4th, 2009 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 4 (IANS) The gun battle in a Jammu and Kashmir border district continued for the fourth day Sunday, in which seven people - four militants and three security personnel - ... Read more...

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Fierce gunbattle in Poonch continuing after 60 hours


January 4th, 2009 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 4 (IANS) A fierce gunbattle between security forces and separatist militants continues to rage Sunday in the dense mountainous forest in frontier Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir after over ... Read more...

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Four militants killed by soldiers in Jammu and Kashmir


January 2nd, 2009 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 2 (IANS) Four militants were killed in a gunbattle with soldiers in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir Friday, an army official said.“The army has shot dead four militants in ... Read more...

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Soldier killed by suspected militants in Kashmir


November 17th, 2008 - 11:20 am ICT by IANS
Jammu, Nov 17 (IANS) A soldier was killed by suspected militants Monday and two army personnel have gone missing in a mountainous forest area of Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, officials said.The ... Read more...

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Two militants, soldier killed in Jammu gunfight


October 14th, 2008 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Oct 14 (IANS) Two Pakistani militants and an Indian soldier were killed in a firefight in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district near the international border Tuesday afternoon, an army spokesman said. ... Read more...

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