Arms, ammunition recovered from train in Assam

Guwahati, March 5 : A huge cache of arms and ammunition was recovered from a train in Assam’s Dibrugarh district on Monday evening, police said. The police in Dibrugarh said that the arms and ammunition were recovered from Amritsar Express around 5.30 p.m. “The Amritsar Express arrived at the Banipur railway station in the upper […]

Kashmir on boil as six killed in gunfight

[Shopian: Women wail during the funeral of civilians who were killed in a shootout at Pahoo in Shopian district of south Kashmir on Monday. Four youth and a militant were killed in the firing incident. /PTI] Srinagar, March 5 : Hundreds of people, including some gun-toting militants, on Monday attended the funeral of a slain […]

1st aid convoy enters Syria’s Eastern Ghouta after intense bombing

Damascus, March 5 : A humanitarian aid convoy on Monday entered for the first time in over two weeks the besieged rebel-held area of Eastern Ghouta on the outskirts of Syria’s capital, following intensified bombing by Syrian government forces that has killed over 700 people. The convoy successfully arrived in Douma, the largest city in […]

351 ceasefire violations by Pakistan since January 1

New Delhi, March 5 : Pakistan has violated the ceasefire agreement along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir as many as 351 times since January 1 this year, the government said on Monday. Of these, 209 cases occurred in January while 142 instances were noted since February 21, Minister of State for […]

Top JeM commander wanted in Sunjuwan terror attack killed

Srinagar, March 5 : A top militant commander said to be the mastermind of Sunjuwan army camp terror attack was on Monday killed in a gunfight with the security forces in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district, police said. “Top Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) commander, Mufti Waqas, wanted for several attacks including Sunjuwan army camp attack, was killed in […]

Philippines military identifies new ‘IS leader’ in Southeast Asia

Manila, March 5 : A sub-leader of the Islamic State-inspired Maute Group has taken over as the leader of the Islamic State in Southeast Asia, a Philippines military spokesman said on Monday. The new IS-Southeast Asia “emir” identified as Abu Dar, succeeded Isnilon Hapilon, a senior leader of the Abu Sayyaf, another notorious terror group […]