Monday, 27 June, 2022

Topic: Pulwama

Day after Kashmiri Pandit killed, militants shoot dead police officer in J&K’s Pulwama

Kashmiri Pandits protest minority killings in Valley, threaten to resign enmasse from government jobs.

1 CRPF jawan dead, another injured in terrorist attack on Srinagar check point

Terrorists have stepped up attack on non-locals in the Kashmir Valley, carrying out two strikes in successive days.

‘We have to kill more’: Umar Farooq Alvi wanted to engineer a bigger attack after Pulwama

In ‘As Far as the Saffron Fields', Danesh Rana meticulously pieces together a detailed account of the conspiracy behind the Pulwama attack.

Two policemen injured after militants hurl grenade at police party in J&K’s Pulwama

The incident took place at Main Chowk in the Pulwama district Sunday, the officials say.

Srinagar police bus attack: Militants shot at driver to loot arms, he bled but kept driving

The attack on the police bus on the lines of the Pulwama attack in which 40 CRPF personnel were killed in February 2019.

2 terrorists including JeM’s IED expert gunned down by security forces in J&K’s Pulwama

Jaish-e-Mohammad Yasir Parray and a foreign ultra were killed in the gunfire which took place Wednesday at Qasbayar area of the south Kashmir district.

Two militants, including LeT commander, killed in encounter in J-K’s Pulwama

LeT commander Umar Mushtaq Khandey was among the top 10 wanted militants and had killed two police constables in Srinagar's Baghat in February.

2 militants killed in encounter with security forces in J&K’s Pulwama district

Encounter breaks out during cordon and search operations. Officials says incriminating material including arms and ammunition have been recovered from encounter site.

Officer who cracked Pulwama case among 152 personnel to receive probe excellence medal

28 women officers have been named among those who have been awarded the ‘Union Home Minister’s Medal for Excellence in Investigation’ for 2021.

Security forces recover huge cache of explosive materials, ammunition in J&K’s Pulwama

A joint search operation by &K Police, Army and CRPF resulted in recovery of seven 51-mm mortar shells, 260 Pika rounds and other incriminating materials, said police spokesperson.

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The great paradox of Indian democracy: citizen uprisings but no opposition

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G7 ban on new Russian gold imports ‘largely symbolic’, may not have major impact

The US, UK, Japan and Canada plan to announce the ban during the G7 summit that started Sunday in Germany. Flows have already been restricted by previous sanctions.


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Almost 4,000 enrol for IAF’s Agnipath recruitment scheme on day 1 of online registrations

These registrations pertain to the Indian Air Force's Agniveer Vayu programme. The online portal for the first phase was opened at 10 am Friday, and will close on 5 July.

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.