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India  /  Published 15.12.18

Forces kill 7 civilians at J&K encounter site

Seven ordinary people died as security forces fired on an unruly mob that had gathered during a gunfight with militants, recording the highest civilian toll near a Kashmir encounter site and leaving t...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 04.12.19

Twitter celebrates Indian Navy Day

On the night of December 4th, the Indian Navy launched a surprise offensive on the Karachi port, the stronghold of the Pakistani Navy, during the beginning of the 1971 Indo-Pakistan war. While the Ind...
By in

Opinion  /  Published 28.12.18

Spare a thought, and a sweater, for strays

Sir — Winters are hard for stray animals. It is not uncommon to see cats and dogs without shelter shivering on the streets during this time. Small gestures of compassion can go a long way towards pr...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 30.11.19

2 soldiers killed in Siachen avalanche

Two army personnel were killed on Saturday when an avalanche hit their patrol at an altitude of about 18,000ft in the southern Siachen Glacier in the Union Territory of Ladakh, a defence spokesperson ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Srinagar

India  /  Published 16.12.18

Army versus Valley march

The army has vowed to foil a march called by the Hurriyat Conference to the force’s Valley headquarters against the latest civilian killings in Kashmir as it braced for a showdown with separatist-ba...
By Our Special Correspondent in Srinagar

India  /  Published 18.03.20

Army jawan in Leh tests positive for coronavirus: sources

A 34-year-old soldier has tested positive for novel coronavirus in Leh, Army sources said on Wednesday.This is the first COVID-19 case in the armed forces.The soldier, a resident of Chuhot village in ...
By PTI in Leh

India  /  Published 11.03.20

Will fully follow SC order on commission for women: Govt

The government will fully follow the Supreme Court's order on the issue of giving permanent commission for women, Shripad Naik, minister of state for defence, said in Lok Sabha on Wednesday.Responding...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 20.05.19

Rights group seek UN probe into torture by troops in Kashmir

A report by two prominent rights groups in Kashmir has unlocked purported secrets of 206 alleged torture chambers linked to security forces and notorious methods like water boarding and letting loose...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

Opinion  /  Published 08.10.18

Why did 23 Gir lions die in a month?

Sir — During India’s Wildlife Week, it was revealed that 23 Asiatic lions died within a month in the Gir Forest National Park, home to the world’s last few Asiatic lions. Initially, officials sa...
By The Telegraph in

India  /  Published 11.08.19

Army launches 'Mission Reach Out' in Jammu

The Army has launched 'Mission Reach Out' in Jammu to ensure basic necessities and essential services are available in the region post the abrogation of the provisions of Article 370 and reorganisatio...
By PTI in Jammu


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