Sunday, 26 June, 2022

Topic: terrorists

Death toll in Sri Lanka bomb blasts crosses 200

A curfew has been imposed in Sri Lanka after 8 coordinated bombings targeted church goers & tourists in Colombo, Negombo & Batticaloa, killing more than 160 people.

2 alleged terrorists carrying ISIS posters & troop deployment documents arrested in Patna

The two men from Bangladesh had visited several cities in India, said an official of the anti-terrorism squad.

33 Pakistani terrorists entered India through international border in 2017-18: NIA report

NIA report raises concerns at ease of 'infiltration', says Pakistan changing focus to the international border from Line of Control.

One of Kashmir’s three most-wanted terrorists, Zeenat-ul-Islam, killed in encounter

Zeenat-ul-Islam, a top Al-Badr commander, is believed to have been involved in militancy since 2008.

Three terrorists killed in Kashmir in first encounter of 2019

The encounter broke out in south Kashmir's Tral belt, known to be a hotbed of terrorists.

Record 247 terrorists killed in Kashmir this year, security forces to keep up the pressure

Security forces say policy will not be reviewed before June 2019, by which time Lok Sabha elections and possibly the J&K assembly polls too will be over.

Three policemen shot dead by terrorists in J&K’s Shopian district

Another cop was injured in the attack on a guard room in south Kashmir, terrorists walked away with weapons of policemen.

Delhi put on alert over Jaish ‘terrorists’ who never left Pakistan, police left red-faced

Posters bearing faces of two smiling youth were put up across central Delhi, then pulled down a day later. Special Cell officials offer contradictory explanations.

Killing terrorist part of Indian Army’s role, but not real measure of success in J&K

Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik has acquired an understanding of the core problem areas.

Delhi police arrests two suspected terrorists

The special cell of Delhi Police arrested two suspected terrorists on Thursday night.

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A Wimbledon court | Twitter/Wimbledon

Not Russia, a point-less Wimbledon 2022 affects young tennis players most

Young underdogs have often defeated tennis titans. But Wimbledon 2022 removing ranking points sets them back instead of making a geopolitical impact.
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‘All about helping Rajni’ — tech gurus at iSPIRT quietly power India’s digital revolution

With the fictitious Rajni from rural India as its guiding light, iSPIRT has been using internet & software to change structure of country’s economy, with aim to improve quality of life.


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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.