BAT attack foiled near LoC, two militants killed

Srinagar, Nov 5 (PTI) Security forces today foiled an attack by the Pakistani Border Action Team (BAT) near the Line of Control in Uri sector of Kashmir, killing two militants.

Director General of Police (DGP) S P Vaid said a possible tragedy was averted

BAT action bid foiled by Army…

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Indian Naval Ships visit Japan

New Delhi, Oct 13 :  Indian Naval Ships Satpura and Kadmatt reached Japan’s Sasebo on Thursday, and will be there till October 15 in pursuance of India’s ‘Act East Policy’, an official statement said.

“The visit of these ships is part the Indian Government’s initiatives to strengthen the…

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NIA will 'fully choke' terrorists of foreign funding: Rajnath (Lead)

New Delhi, Oct 10 :  Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said the NIA will “fully choke” terrorists and separatists of foreign funding to curb terrorism that he described as a “curse for the civilised society”.

The Minister said being an autonomous body, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) had done its…

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UN Security Council condemns N.Korea over missile launch

United Nations, Sep 16 :  The UN Security Council condemned “the highly provocative launch of a ballistic missile” by North Korea and expressed commitment to a peaceful, diplomatic and political solution to the crisis.

In a press statement released on Friday, the 15 council members urged all UN member states to…

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Sitharaman takes charge as Defence Minister

New Delhi, Sep 7 :  Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday took charge as India’s first full-fledged woman Defence Minister.

Sitharaman was elevated to the rank of a Cabinet Minister and given the crucial charge in Sunday’s reshuffle of the Narendra Modi Cabinet.

However, she could not take charge as…

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