Sunday, February 5, 2023

Militants

B’desh court upholds death sentences of 4 militants in Japanese man’s murder

court in Bangladesh has upheld the death sentences of four Jama'atul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) militants for the 2015 murder of a Japanese national in Rangpur district. A bench comprising Justices Md Mostafizur Rahman and SM Masud Hossain Dolon passed the...

Truce between Israel, Palestinian militants holds; Gaza crossings reopen

 An Egypt-brokered ceasefire to halt a flare-up in fighting by Israel and Palestinian militants was holding on Monday, with crossings into the besieged Gaza Strip also reopening. An Israeli army spokesperson said no new rockets had been fired at Israel...

Sarpanch shot dead by militants in Kulgam in J-K

Militants shot dead a sarpanch in Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday, officials said.This is the third killing of a local elected representative by militants in Jammu and Kashmir this month.“Around 8:50 pm, terrorists fired upon Shabir...

‘BJP released funds to militants to influence Manipur polls’

AICC senior observer Jairam Ramesh Thursday accused the BJP-led government in Manipur of paying Rs 15.70 crore to some banned militant groups under Suspension of Operations (SoO) to “ensure” the first phase of assembly elections in two districts on...

Militants release 2 kidnapped workers in Arunachal after 12 days

Two construction workers, residents of Assam and Bihar, were released by the Myanmar based militant outfit NSCN (K-YA), 12 days after they were kidnapped from Longding district of Arunachal Pradesh, police said on Sunday.Police said that the outlawed outfit...

Militants not intimidating people to vote for BJP: Mnp CM Biren Singh

Manipur Chief Minister N. Biren Singh on Sunday vehemently denied the accusation that militant outfits were intimidating the people to vote for the ruling BJP, and called it a “baseless allegation”.He said, in fact, in a recent episode in...

Militants waiting to infiltrate into Kashmir: IG BSF

About 135 militants are present at launch pads across the border and are waiting to infiltrate into India, BSF Inspector General, Kashmir, Raja Babu Singh said on Monday.However, he asserted that the overall situation at the Line of Control...