Three injured in grenade explosion in J&K

Srinagar, Aug 17 : Three civilians were injured in a grenade explosion on Friday in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district, police said. Police said militants hurled a grenade at the office of Superintendent of Police (SP) in Awantipora town. The grenade exploded outside the office, injuring three civilians. The injured have been shifted to hospital […]

Pakistan denies charges of aiding Taliban in Afghanistan’s Ghazni

Islamabad, Aug 17 : The Pakistan Foreign Office has denied allegations that Pakistani citizens supported the Taliban attack on Afghanistans Ghazni last week, a media report said on Friday. “We have not received any evidence to back up these spurious accusations and reject these baseless allegations,” Foreign Office spokesman Muhammad Faisal said, rejecting allegations made […]

Al Qaeda’s master bomb maker may be dead: UN

United Nations, Aug 17 : The Al Qaeda’s master bomb maker who was responsible for planning to blow up an airliner over Detroit on Christmas Day. may have been killed, according to a UN report. The UN report said that Ibrahim al-Asiri, long regarded as one of the most dangerous terrorist operatives in circulation, may […]

Soldier killed, militants escape in J&K

Srinagar, Aug 17 : An army soldier was killed on Friday in a brief gunfight between the security forces and militants in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district, police said. “Militants have managed to escape. Searches are on in the area,” a police officer said. Following specific inputs, security forces laid a cordon around Kachlu village […]

DGMO talks: Pakistan Army assures to facilitate anti-terror operations

New Delhi, Aug 17 : The Indian Army on Thursday said Pakistan has assured India that it would take prompt action against movement of elements inimical to India along the Line of Control and respond to information shared by the Indian side to facilitate anti-terrorist operations. According to an Army release, this assurance was given […]

Three militants killed in attack on Afghan intelligence agency’s training centre

Kabul, Aug 16 : Three assailants were killed in an attack on a National Directorate of Security (NDS) training centre here on Thursday, officials said. The attack began at 10.15 a.m. when the assailants took up positions in an under-construction building close to the training centre for Afghanistan’s intelligence agency in Qala-e-Wazir and opened fire, […]