View: J&K police humint holds the answers to Pulwama, and the lessons to be learnt from the tragedy – Economic Times

By Manvendra Singh In counter-insurgency operations (CI ops), the determinant of success is actionable human intelligence — something from which security forces can base their future operations and course of action. Actionable, because it has to be definite, pointed, and where the dots once joined lead to an operation that can neutralise potential threats. It […]

Never Imagined Son Would Be Suicide Bomber: Father Of Pulwama Terrorist – NDTV News

Gundbal village, Pulwama:  The 19-year-old Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorist who killed more than 40 CRPF jawans in the worst-ever attack on security forces in Jammu and Kashmir had a long history of participation in stone throwing and protests.  Stone throwing incidents had escalated during the 2016 unrest in the Kashmir Valley in the aftermath of Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist […]

Congress Cancels Lunch For G20 Ambassadors In View Of Pulwama Attack – NDTV News

New Delhi:  In view of the dastardly terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district that killed at least 39 CRPF personnel on Thursday, the Congress has cancelled the lunch it was scheduled to host on Friday for the ambassadors of G20 nations. Senior Congress leader Anand Sharma said the party stood in solidarity with […]

UK’s May suffers embarrassing defeat on Brexit strategy – Hindustan Times

British Prime Minister Theresa May suffered an embarrassing defeat by lawmakers Thursday in a vote that left her bid to secure a European Union divorce deal stuck between an intransigent EU and a resistant U.K. Parliament — with Brexit just six weeks away. The House of Commons voted by 303 votes to 258 against […]