Monday, June 24, 2024
  1. You Are At:
  2. News
  3. Topic
  4. Militants

  • militants fire grenade at security forces bunker

    Militants fire grenade at security forces bunker

    India | November 04, 2014 12:30 IST

    Srinagar: Militants today fired a rifle grenade towards a security forces bunker in Sopore town of Baramulla district in Kashmir but the device failed to explode, police said.The ultras fired the rifle grenade towards the

  • pakistan pm vows to battle militants as wagah toll mounts

    Pakistan PM vows to battle militants as Wagah toll mounts

    World | November 03, 2014 13:38 IST

    Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif vowed the military operations against militants would continue till their complete elimination as the Wagah suicide bombing toll mounted to 59, a media report said Monday.Over 110 people were

  • militants threaten to behead malaysian captive

    Militants threaten to behead Malaysian captive

    World | October 31, 2014 13:08 IST

    Kuala Lumpur: Abu Sayyaf militants have threatened to behead a Malaysian captive if ransom is not paid in November.Fish breeder Chan Sai Chuin's wife Chin Pek Nyen said the militants had not set any particular

  • 28 killed in continued offensive in libya

    28 killed in continued offensive in Libya

    World | October 27, 2014 8:12 IST

    Tripoli: At least 28 people were killed Sunday in offensive between Libyan army units backed by armed supporters of retired Major General Khalifa Haftar and Islamist militants in the Libyan city of Benghazi, military said."The

  • baghdad car bombs kill 23

    Baghdad car bombs kill 23

    World | October 18, 2014 10:28 IST

    Baghdad: Car bombs exploded in three crowded areas of the Iraqi capital today, killing at least 23 people, the latest in a string of deadly blasts in the city, officials said.One car bomb hit Baladiyat

  • army jawan killed in encounter

    Army jawan killed in encounter

    India | October 13, 2014 11:25 IST

    Srinagar: An Army jawan was today killed in an encounter with militants in Kupwara district of Kashmir.Security forces launched a search operation in the forests near Petha village in Kupwara this morning following information about

  • militants kidnap 11 people from mizoram

    Militants kidnap 11 people from Mizoram

    India | October 11, 2014 12:42 IST

    Agartala/Aizawl: Militants have kidnapped 11 people from Mizoram along the inter-state border with Tripura, police said Saturday."NLFT (National Liberation Front of Tripura) extremists Friday evening abducted 16 construction workers from Rajivnagar village along Tripura-Mizoram border.

  • 100 afghans killed 12 beheaded in taliban offensive

    100 Afghans killed, 12 beheaded, in Taliban offensive

    World | September 26, 2014 18:05 IST

    Kabul: This week has witnessed death of 100 Afghan civilians and 12 beheaded people in eastern Afghanistan as violence worsens with the withdrawal of US led troops in Taliban offensive, officials said today. People are

  • encounter between militants security forces in pulwama

    Encounter between militants, security forces in Pulwama

    India | September 02, 2014 10:40 IST

    Srinagar: An encounter broke out Monday night between security forces and militants holed up in a village in Pulwama district of south Kashmir, police said.Security forces launched an operation in Hanjan village in Rajpora area

  • defiant pakistan continues ceasefire violation bsf

    Defiant Pakistan continues ceasefire violation, BSF retaliates

    India | August 25, 2014 0:11 IST

    Jammu: Taking no hold over its terror activities, Pakistan has yet again violated the ceasefire and started firing at RS Pura sector of Jammu. In response, BSF has started the retaliation process.Incidents of firing with

  • al qaeda militants behead 14 yemeni soldiers

    Al Qaeda militants behead 14 Yemeni soldiers

    World | August 09, 2014 11:54 IST

    Aden: Al Qaeda militants ambushed an army convoy in Yemen's Hadramout province and captured and beheaded 14 soldiers, an official said on Saturday."The victims were part of a 14-member military convoy in Shibam town of

  • hundreds of yazidi women held captive by militants in iraq

    Hundreds of Yazidi women held captive by militants in Iraq: Official

    World | August 09, 2014 11:40 IST

    Baghdad: The spokesman for Iraq's human rights ministry says hundreds of women from the Yazidi religious minority have been taken captive by militants from the Islamic State group.Kamil Amin says the women are below the

  • militants snatch security guard s weapon

    Militants snatch security guard's weapon

    India | August 01, 2014 8:47 IST

    Srinagar: Separatist militants on Friday snatched the weapon of a guard posted for the security of a judge here, an official said."Militants snatched the service weapon of a guard posted on protection duty with a

  • 30 militants killed in pak military operation in tribal belt

    30 militants killed in Pak military operation in tribal belt

    World | June 21, 2014 17:05 IST

    Islamabad: At least 30 militants were killed today in targeted airstrikes conducted by Pakistan's military in the restive northwest tribal region, taking the total number of terrorists killed in the army's all-out offensive against the

  • sos call received from kerala nurses in iraq

    SOS call received from Kerala nurses in Iraq

    India | June 16, 2014 17:13 IST

    New Delhi: Amid escalating violence in Iraq, 44 Indian nurses working there have been asked to indicate in writing whether they want government assistance in returning home.  Most of them reportedly say they would prefer

  • militants killing sp mos home to visit assam tomorrow

    Militants killing SP: MoS Home to visit Assam tomorrow

    India | June 06, 2014 23:12 IST

    New Delhi: Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju will visit Assam tomorrow to take stock of the security situation there following killing of a Superintendent of Police and a policeman by a militant outfit.

  • 10 militants killed in pak aerial attack

    10 militants killed in Pak aerial attack

    World | April 27, 2014 7:21 IST

    New Delhi: Pakistan Security forces on Thursday launched an immense aerial attack in various parts of Khyber tribal region causing the death of at least 10 suspected militants and leaving 15 others injured. According to

  • militants security forces exchange fire in srinagar

    Militants, security forces exchange fire in Srinagar

    India | April 14, 2014 11:49 IST

    Srinagar: Firing between two militants holed-up inside a residential house and security forces resumed after the ultras let go the house owner and his wife trapped with them this morning. "Exchange of firing between militants

  • militants security forces exchange fire in kashmir cop

    Militants, security forces exchange fire in Kashmir, cop injured

    India | April 13, 2014 22:12 IST

    Srinagar: A policeman was wounded in a brief exchange of fire with militants in a locality here today, police said.Acting on specific information about presence of militants in Ahmad Nagar locality near Soura, security forces

  • militants hideout unearthed in manipur arms seized

    Militants hideout unearthed in Manipur, arms seized

    India | March 29, 2014 10:21 IST

    Imphal: A joint team of police commandos and central paramilitary forces unearthed a militant hideout and seized a large number of sophisticated arms in interior Thoubal district of Manipur, police said on Saturday.Commandos attached to