Violence in Yemen

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Yemen Military-Houthi Skirmish In Oil Rich Marib Reports 70 Deaths

The skirmish between Yemen's military and Houthi rebel forces, in the oil-rich region of Marib has killed 70 troops from both sides. Reportedly, the total fatalities surprisingly came to 53 on April 11, following the forceful seizure by rebels. Besides, launching attacks on areas of Kassara and Al-Mashjah, the Iran-backed rebels have also paved their way to capital city 'Sanaa'. Notably, loosing Marib's presence will give big jolt to Yemini… read-more

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 - 09:24 AM / by Ronit John

Tags: Yemen, Marib, Terrorism, Houthi

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An exploded bomb.

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Afghanistan: 5 Killed, 14 Wounded In Two Roadside Bombing Attacks

A roadside bombing in Afghanistan’s Lashkar Gah killed five people injuring seven others on April 2. Fearing that the death toll might increase, officials stated that the deceased were onboard a car when the bomb exploded. Moreover, seven other women were wounded in another bombing instance at western Herat province. While no organization has claimed the responsibility for attacks, according to reports, violence in Afghanistan has surged… read-more

Fri, 02 Apr 2021 - 08:42 PM / by Sohini Mandal

Tags: Terrorism, Afghanistan, Taliban, bomb blast

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Army at the SCO counter-terror exercise

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SCO Nations Including India, Pak To Conduct Joint Anti-Terrorism Drill

The Shanghai Cooperation Organisation members, including India, China and Pakistan, will conduct a joint anti-terrorism exercise this year. Reportedly, the decision for “Pabbi-Antiterror-2021” exercise was taken at the 36th meeting of the Council of the Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. The meeting also proposed a 2022-2024 draft programme of cooperation in areas of terrorism, separatism and extremism. Moreover, the… read-more

Mon, 22 Mar 2021 - 12:49 PM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: Terrorism, China, anti terror squad, India

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FIR

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Private Publishing House Booked For Associating Islam With Terrorism

Rajasthan’s Jaipur police has filed an FIR against the Secondary State Board’s textbook including a private publisher for allegedly associating Islam with terrorism. Reportedly, the complaint was filed by Mohsin Rasheed, the Congress’ minority cell state coordinator of Rajasthan Muslim Forum. While the political science textbook mentioned a question on terrorism, the private answer-key publishers wrote “Islamic terrorism is a form of Islam".… read-more

Thu, 18 Mar 2021 - 08:59 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Terrorism, Islam, Rajasthan, Education, FIR

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Kashmir

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Army Helps To Celebrate 'Youm-e-Rasul Mir' After Three Decades

Through the Indian Army's initiative, the Kashmiri town of Dooru-Shahabad celebrated 'Youm-e-Rasul Mir' after three decades venerating 19th-century legendary native poet Rasul Mir. The festival, previously halted over the outbreak of terrorism, commemorates Mir's legacy - the romantic poet distinguished as the 'John Keats of Kashmir.' Organised by the 19 Rashtriya Rifles and civil administration, the event served as a getaway for the youth to… read-more

Wed, 17 Mar 2021 - 08:40 PM / by Ashly Ann Varghese

Tags: kashmir, Youm-e-Rasul Mir, Indian Army, Rasul Mir, John Keats of Kashmir, Terrorism, 19 Rashtriya Rifles

Courtesy: The Economic Times

jeM terrorist Sajjid Afghani

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Shopian Encounter: Security Forces Kill JeM Commander Sajjad Afghani

In a new development in the gunfights ensuing in the Rawalpora region of Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district, security forces killed Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) commander Sajjad Afghani on March 15. Classified as one of the most-wanted militants of the state, Afghani was allegedly involved in mobilizing youths into terrorism. Earlier, on March 14, a Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorist named Jahangir Ahmad Wani was shot during the anti-militancy operation,… read-more

Mon, 15 Mar 2021 - 06:33 PM / by Ashly Ann Varghese

Tags: Jammu and Kashmir, Shopian District, jeM, Jaish-e-Mohammed, Sajjid Afghani, Lashkar-e-Taiba, Terrorism

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Mukesh Ambani

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'Jaish-ul-Hind' Calls Reports Of Threatening Mukesh Ambani "Fake"

A day after reports of 'Jaish-ul-Hind' claiming the responsibility of threatening Mukesh Ambani surfaced, the lesser-known terror group has come forward to call the reports and the letter "fake". The Mumbai Police have shared a new message, wherein the terror outfit stated that it "has no fight against Indian business tycoons". Moreover, refusing to take money from 'infidels', the outfit also cleared that the 'Telegram group' which claimed … read-more

Mon, 01 Mar 2021 - 10:45 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Terrorism, Mukesh Ambani, Jaish-ul-Hind, Mumbai Police

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Jammu and Kashmir Police

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Srinagar: Militants Shoot Krishna Dhaba's Owner's Son; Condition Critical

A terrorist attack on February 17 in Srinagar claimed the life of popular eatery Krishna Dhaba’s owner’s son. Shockingly, the incident happened close to high profile installations, including J&K chief justice residence. While the victim, Akash, was rushed to hospital, his condition has been stated to be critical. Reportedly, banned terror group ‘Muslim Janbaz Force’ has claimed the attack. Meanwhile, officials are looking for CCTV… read-more

Thu, 18 Feb 2021 - 10:00 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Jammu and Kashmir, Srinagar, Terrorism, Krishna Dhaba, Akash Mehra

Courtesy: Times Now

Shital Nath Temple Srinagar

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Srinagar Temple Reopens After Being Shut For 31 Years Due To Militancy

After over three decades, the doors of Shital Nath Temple in the Habba Kadal area of Srinagar were reopened on February 16. The devotees performed a special 'Pooja' on the occasion of Basant Panchami and reinitiated the rituals in the temple. The reopening received huge support from Muslims in the valley as well. Earlier, the temple had shut its functioning 31 years ago due to terrorism in the valley and the outmigration of Hindus.

Wed, 17 Feb 2021 - 12:17 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, Shital Nath Temple, Terrorism

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Representational Image

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100 Kashmiri Youths Travelling Pak In Last 3 Years Go Missing: J&K IPS

A J&K counter-insurgency IPS officer has revealed that around 100 Kashmiri youths, who visited Pakistan on short travel visas, went missing in the last three years. He stated that they either did not come back or disappeared after their return. Suspecting their alignment with terrorists’ sleeper cells, the official feared their brainwashing and persuasion to carry out anti-India propaganda. Besides, he said the only solution is to ramp-up… read-more

Mon, 08 Feb 2021 - 07:12 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: India, Pakistan, Terrorism, Counter-insurgency, J&K, Sleeper Cell

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