Kashmir: Siege by troops triggers clashes in Pulwama village
Two militants killed in a gunfight with security forces in Kachwan forest area of Kokernag in Anantnag of South Kashmir. 3-4 militants were believed two be trapped initially. Bodies yet to be retrieved and identified. Joint Ops it Indian Army, JKP and CRPF continues.
Exchange of fire between militants and forces at Kazhwan forest area near Khundru in Anantnag South Kashmir, 3-4 militants believed to be trapped in the area. Operation going on.
Exchange of fire between militants and security forces in Kokernag in Anantnag district. Further details awaited.
An exchange of fire between militants and Indian security forces in the Anantnag area of Jammu and Kashmir
Zakir Musa killing: Sopore college students clash with police
Jammu and Kashmir: Suspected militants shot dead a 39-year-old man in Babagund area of Handwara in north Kashmir's Kupwara district, today evening; more details are awaited
Pak's Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that Pakistan is ready to hold talks with new Indian govt to resolve issues for the sake and prosperity of the region. There is no use of holding talks until or unless Pakistan provides a terrorism-free environment in Kashmir
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A major tragedy was averted today with timely detection of a suspected improvised explosive device (IED) along the Jammu-Poonch National Highway. Army unit noticed the suspicious material at around 7.30 am and the bomb disposal squad of the Army destroyed the IED on the spot.
An absconder was arrested after a five-year-long hunt, while two missing women were recovered in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.
Ceasefire violation by Pakistan in the Naushera sector of Jammu and Kashmir. One civilian has been injured in the firing.
Thousands attend funeral of top militant commander Zakir Musa in South Kashmir's Tral
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Jammu and Kashmir: Visuals from Pulwama encounter site, where Zakir Musa, commander of Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind was killed in an encounter with security forces earlier today.
Zakir Musa, the emir of AQ-linked Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind killed in a 12-hour long gunfight with Indian security forces near his home in Tral, Pulwama. Kashmir
Mobile internet services suspended, curfew imposed in parts of Kashmir after Ansar Gazwatul Hind chief Zakir Musa killed in Tral encounter
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Following Killing of Gazwat-Ul-Hind Chief ZakirMusa during fierce encounter with forces, Schools and colleges closed and Curfew imposed in many parts of Kashmir valley including Srinagar. Mobile internet services also snapped.
Curfew to be imposed tomorrow in entire Kashmir valley. All schools and colleges to remain shut tomorrow.
An exchange of fire has started between suspected militants and Indian security forces at Dadsar Tral in Pulwama district. As per initial reports, one of the militants trapped is chief of al-Qaeda allied Ansar Ghazwatul Hind, Zakir Musa. Kashmir
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DIG South Kashmir Atul Kumar Goel on Kulgam encounter: 2 militants were neutralised. They have been identified as Zahid Mantoo of Shopian and Irfan Ahmad Bhat of Kulgam. Both belong to Hizbul Mujahideen. Huge quantity of arms, ammunition and explosives were recovered from the bodies
Indian Army says that today in a training event accident in forward area of Poonch sector one soldier got seriously injured and a few others suffered minor injuries. Detailed Army version will follow. There was no IED blast.
One Indian Army Jawan reportedly killed and seven soldiers injured in a suspected IED explosion near the Line of Control in the Mendhar area of Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir.
An exchange of fire begins between suspected militants and Indian security forces in Gopalpora area of Kulgam. Initial reports of one suspected militant killed.
The SCO Council of Foreign Ministers meeting tomorrow in Bishkek will be the first meeting between the Indian and Pakistani FMs since the escalation over Jammu and Kashmir in February- according to TASS there will not be a separate meeting between the two FMs
Pakistan security forces say they busted subversive network in Gilgit
A gunfight has started between suspected militants and Indian forces in the forest area of Yarwan in Shopian, South Kashmir. 2-4 militants believed to be trapped.
PDP worker shot at by gunmen in Kulgam dies at SKIMS
Indian Border Security Force officer critically injured in Pakistani firing in Poonch near LoC earlier today. Both countries exchanged gunfire at the de facto border today.
Three militants killed in Panzgam, Pulwama encounter by Indian forces earlier today have been identified as Showkat Ahmad Dar from Panzgam, Pulwama, Irfan Ahmad from Sopore and Muzzafar Ahmad from Tahab, Pulwama. All three affiliated with Hizbul Rebels. Kashmir
A gunfight has erupted between Indian forces and suspected militants in Hathlangoo area of Sopore. 1-2 militants believed to be trapped. Mobile internet services suspended in the area. Kashmir
The Indian forces search operation in Anantnag ended after 4-5 hours and as per local reports it appears the holed up militants managed to escape the area.