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An encounter broke out between the terrorists and security forces in Sangram village of Shopian district. According to the Police, the gunfight has stopped while the4 search operations are still on.

Srinagar: Authorities on Friday disallowed congregational prayers at the historic Jamia Masjid here as clashes rocked Shopian and Kupwara towns in the valley, police said. Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, who delivers the Friday sermon at the mosque, said that this was yet another example of Indian repression in Kashmir. ALSO READ: Won’t tolerate threats to Governor: Raj Bhavan …

Srinagar: Two terrorists were killed while 20 civilian protesters and two soldiers got injured in a gunfight in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday, confirmed police. The father of one of the rebels died of shock after hearing that his son was trapped in the hideout. The two terrorists were killed in Kundalan village …

Panaji: Dozens of residents of Chicalim village in Goa, near the Dabolim International Airport, were evacuated from their homes by disaster response officials, after a tanker carrying ammonia gas met with an accident and turned turtle, causing gas leakage. Fire tenders and members of the state government’s disaster response team rushed to the site, located around …

Panaji: A MiG-29K aircraft caught fire after it skidded off the runway in Goa’s Dabolim International Airport on Wednesday, leading to blockade of the runway for an hour, a senior airport official said. A statement from the Defence Ministry spokesperson said the incident occurred when the fighter jet, manned by an trainee pilot, skidded. Goa airport …

Srinagar:  Educational institutes remained closed in the Kashmir Valley on Monday following the deaths of two civilian protesters the previous day, authorities said. All examinations scheduled for Monday have also been postponed. Internet services were suspended in Shopian, Kulgam and Chadoora areas while train services between the valley and Jammu’s Banihal town were cancelled. The victims, …

"As the security forces tightened the cordon to launch searches, a mob resorted to stone pelting. Tear gas shells were used to break the protesting mob," police said

Srinagar: Militants barged inside a police post guarding the court complex of southern Shopian district in South Kashmir and took away five Self-loading rifles from them. The incident took place at around 2100 hours at the guard room of the Shopian district court complex, where the terrorists snatched the rifles from the policemen. ALSO READ:  Indian …