Monday, 8 August, 2022
TopicSecurity forces

Topic: security forces

Security forces gun down naxal wanted in nearly 25 criminal cases in Chhattisgarh’s Dantewada

Slain Santosh Markam was a member of the Malangir Area Committee of the rebels. He was carrying a cash reward of Rs 5 lakh on his head, police said.

3 militants killed in encounter with security forces in J&K’s Anantnag

The security forces had launched a search following reports about the presence of militants in the district that turned into an encounter after the militants opened fire at them.

2 JeM militants killed in encounter with security forces in J&K’s Anantnag

According to police records, Adil Ahmad Bhat and Zahid Ahmad Rather were involved in several terror crime cases, including attacks on security forces and civilian atrocities.

3 militants gunned down by security forces in J&K’s Parimpora

Militants opened fire on security forces during a cordon and search operation Tuesday evening, which led to an exchange of fire through the night, an official said.

Militant attack kills 2 security personnel in Jammu and Kashmir

Militants opened fire on security forces at Khushipora in Parimpora area, a police official said.

4 suspected JeM terrorists killed, 2 policemen injured in encounter on J&K highway

The encounter started after the vehicle of the terrorists was intercepted by security forces personnel near a toll plaza on the Jammu-Srinagar national highway.

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

The security forces launched a search operation in Chakura area of Shopian district which turned into encounter after militants opened fire, a police officer said.

3 militants, 1 soldier killed in gun battle in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama

Security forces were conducting a search operation in Zadoora area of Pulwama district Friday night when militants fired upon them, an official said.

Five militants killed by security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian

The security forces launched a search operation in Reban area of Shopian after receiving specific information about the presence of militants.

Has CDS Gen Bipin Rawat overstepped his brief by speaking on ‘de-radicalisation camps’?

Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat said that India has de-radicalisation camps for the young. He also said that 10-12 years old from Kashmir were being radicalised.

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Police detain Rahul Gandhi during a protest march from Parliament to Rashtrapati Bhawan against ED's interrogation of the party's interim President Sonia Gandhi in the National Herald case in New Delhi, on 26 July 2022 | PTI

Rahul Gandhi embraces his lineage as ‘family of sacrifice’, calls out obsessive Congress-haters

The two fake storylines of corruption and dynasty can now no longer be cloaked in the cruel realities of staggering inequality and charged communal relations. The gloves are off.
A suspension pylon in Tamil Nadu | Commons

You thought power subsidy is a Delhi-Punjab problem? Check out Tamil Nadu’s power sector mess

RBI data shows Indian discoms owe power generation firms over Rs 4.5 lakh crore, almost a third of which is owed by Tamil Nadu, where power subsidy cost is twice that of food subsidy.


The Flying Dolphin — how a former Indian Navy submariner qualified as a commercial pilot 

Vivek Chaudhary retired from the Indian Navy in 2017 after serving on the  Short-Service Commission. After that, his dreams took flight. 

In Kashmir 3 years on, 3 positive changes, 3 things that should’ve happened & 3 that got worse

Kashmir as a crisis has fallen off our headlines and from the top of our collective minds. Which is precisely the most important change for the better.