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Two terrorists, including woman, arrested in Punjab, Hindu leaders were on their target

Chandigarh: Punjab Police on Tuesday arrested two terrorists, including a woman, who were trying to revive terrorism in the state, officials said. They were planning targeted killings of Hindu leaders, police sources said. The woman has been identified as Surinder Kaur, who was working as a nurse in a private hospital in the Ludhiana city. […]

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India should remain alert from Pakistan: Punjab CM

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Wednesday once again warned India to remain alert of Pakistan Army’s hidden agenda behind the opening the Kartarpur shrine for Indian pilgrims. Reacting to the release of the Pakistan government’s official song welcoming Sikh pilgrims, with posters of Sikh separatist leaders in the background, the Chief Minister said: “On […]

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Two non-local truck drivers killed in militant attack in J&K

Kashmir: Militants targeted non-local truck drivers in Chitragam Zainapora of Shopian district in South Kashmir killing two truckers, sources said here on Thursday. Two more narrowly escaped after they abandoned their trucks and fled. The truckers were from Hoshiarpur, Punjab. This is the second such incident in the state in less than a month. A […]

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Third suspected Pakistani drone spotted in Punjab

Chandigarh: Another suspected Pakistani drone was spotted flying in the Indian territory along the India-Pakistan border in Hussainiwala area in Punjab on Tuesday night, security officials said. This is the third such spotting in Hussainiwala near Ferozepur over the past three days. Villagers captured pictures of the drone on their mobiles. “A shining object was […]

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Chinese drone used by Pakistan to drop arms and ammunitions in border areas of Punjab recovered

Amritsar: Revelations by arrested militants of the Khalistan Zindabad Force led to recovery of a China-made drone, the second one that was used to airdrop arms and ammunition from Pakistan into India’s Punjab, from a village close to the border in Amritsar district on Friday, officials said. A team of the state’s counter-intelligence wing took […]

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China-made drones used to drop weapons in Punjab: Officials

Chandigarh: China-made drones, capable of carrying a 10 kg payload each, made at least eight sorties this month to drop weapons, counterfeit currency and communications equipment across the heavily-guarded international border in once-militant hotbed Punjab, an intelligence official said on Wednesday. The weapons belonged to Pakistan-based Khalistani terror groups. The sorties, first of their kind […]

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Terror module busted in Punjab, 4 nabbed with AK-47s

Chandigarh: In another major crackdown on terror, the Punjab Police has busted a module of the revived Khalistan Zindabad Force (KZF), the Pakistan-backed and Germany-based militant group that was conspiring to unleash a series of terrorist strikes in Punjab and adjoining states. The police said on Sunday thgat it has seized a huge cache of arms, […]

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Punjab’s cracker factory was running illegally: Police

Chandigarh: The firecracker manufacturing unit in a densely-populated residential area in Punjab’s Gurdaspur district that claimed 23 lives was running illegally and its licence to manufacture crackers was expired in 2013, Senior Superintendent of Police Upinderjit Singh Ghumman said on Thursday. “We didn’t know about the (operation of the) factory. The licence of the factory was […]