Pakistan is now synonymous of terrorism: Arun Jaitley

Fri, 10/07/2016 - 17:54

Washington, Oct 7 (IANS) Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said Pakistan was linked to "every terrorist incident" in the world and India successfully exposed Islamabad's double-talk on terror -- using it as an instrument of foreign policy and also playing its victim.


Terrorist infiltration impossible without Pakistan support: India

Thu, 09/22/2016 - 23:02

New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) India on Thursday said it had told Pakistan that infiltration of heavily armed terrorists from across the border cannot take place without the "active and collaborative support of Pakistani security forces".


Militants kill three security personnel in Kashmir

Wed, 08/17/2016 - 06:16

Srinagar, Aug 17 (IANS) Three security personnel including two army soldiers and a policeman were killed and four others injured when the militants attacked an army convoy in Kashmir's Baramulla district on Wednesday.


Glorification of terrorists unacceptable: Sushma Swaraj

Thu, 08/11/2016 - 22:30

New Delhi, Aug 11 (IANS) The glorification of terrorists is unacceptable and Pakistan must immediately stop supporting cross-border terrorism and infiltration, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday.


'Radicalised' teenage girl arrested in France

Tue, 08/09/2016 - 03:32

Paris, Aug 9 (IANS) A teenage girl who allegedly had expressed readiness to commit terrorist attack in France was arrested by police in Paris suburbs, a local media report said on Monday.


Suicide bombing kills 10 in Yemen

Mon, 08/08/2016 - 04:00

Aden, Aug 8 (IANS) At least 10 pro-government soldiers were killed and over 18 others injured when a suicide bomber detonated an explosive-laden car amid anti-terror army reinforcements in Yemen's Lahj province on Sunday, a security official said.


Mehbooba Mufti grieves over death of youths, appeals for calm

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 21:26

Srinagar, July 9 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti expressed deep grief and agony over the death of youths during protests at various places in Kashmir Valley on Saturday and appealed for calm.


Eight killed, 100 injured in Kashmir protests over terrorist death

Sat, 07/09/2016 - 20:20

Srinagar, July 9 (IANS) Eight people were killed and nearly 100 injured in violent clashes between mobs protesting the death of top Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Muzaffar Wani and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday.


Valley may be tense, fears Omar Abdullah

Fri, 07/08/2016 - 23:16

New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) National Conference leader and former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Friday expressed concern that parts of Kashmir Valley could be tense in the wake of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani's death.


Home Minister Rajnath Singh to visit J&K on Friday

Thu, 06/30/2016 - 07:56

Srinagar, June 30 (IANS) Home Minister Rajnath Singh is expected to visit Jammu and Kashmir on Friday to take firsthand stock of security situation in the Kashmir Valley ahead of the forthcoming Amarnarh Yatra, officials said on Thursday.


Rise in encounters in J&K: Parrikar

Wed, 06/29/2016 - 16:02

New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday said there has been a rise in the number of "encounters" in Jammu and Kashmir, but not terror attacks.


J&K attack on CRPF men an act of frustration: Parrikar

Sun, 06/26/2016 - 20:14

Bhubaneswar, June 26 (IANS) Condemning the terrorist attack on a CRPF bus near Pampore in Jammu and Kashmir a day earlier, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Sunday said it is an act of frustration and assured the government will deal with such incidents strongly.