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Pulwama Terror Attack: Mastermind Shot Dead
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Pulwama Terror Attack: Mastermind Shot Dead

Srinagar: In a big breakthrough, Indian security forces this morning gunned down top Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) commander Abdul Rasheed Ghazi alias Kamran, in an encounter with multiple JeM terrorists at Pulwama in J&K. Ghazi Rasheed was the mastermind of the Pulwama terror attack which took place on Feb.14 where 44 CRPF soldiers were killed. He was…

Army builds floating bridge for mega fair
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Army builds floating bridge for mega fair

Triennial Kumbha Mela from Feb. 17 to 19 Mysuru: The 11th Edition of three-day Kumbha Mela will be held at Triveni Sangama, the confluence of  Cauvery, Kapila and Spatika rivers in T. Narasipura town of Mysuru district between Feb. 17 and 19. Over two lakh devotees from across the State will take holy dip in…

The Soldier who saved Siachen
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The Soldier who saved Siachen

A tribute to Lt. Gen. B.C. Nanda, who recaptured Siachen, the world’s highest Army Post, from Pakistan By Santhosh Thammaiah, Columnist and Journalist You might be aware of the latest development. The Prime Minister’s Office has called for an emergency meeting. Senior Intelligence officers will be present and you are requested to be present with…

Crochet Queens knit caps, cowls for soldiers
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Crochet Queens knit caps, cowls for soldiers

Mysuru: Mother India’s Crochet Queens (MICQ), Mysuru, are taking part in a huge project of donating warm cowls and caps to the brave soldiers facing extreme weather conditions at the borders. Around six women and a few students of a government school from Mysuru are contributing more than 130 sets towards this noble cause. Addressing…

Presentation on Indian Army recruitment procedure
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Presentation on Indian Army recruitment procedure

Mysuru: The Indian Army had organised a presentation on Recruitment Procedure at St. Philomena’s College here recently. Major Joseph, who made the presentation, explained about how soldiers were serving the country in the borders. He  also briefed on how students can join the Army, what are the procedures, qualifications and advantages. Later, he screened videos…

Three bullets removed from injured Mysuru soldier
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Three bullets removed from injured Mysuru soldier

Mysuru: B. Ramesh, a soldier from Bhadregowdanakoppal in Yelwal hobli here, who was seriously injured during a crossfire between Army personnel and terrorists at Kupwara in Jammu & Kashmir on Apr. 26 and admitted to the Military Hospital in Srinagar, is said to be out of danger. AC C.L. Ananda, who was in constant touch…

Soldier from Mysuru injured during battle with terrorists in J&K
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Soldier from Mysuru injured during battle with terrorists in J&K

Mysuru: A Mysurean, who is serving as a soldier in the Indian Army, has been injured during a battle with terrorists at Kupwara in Jammu and Kashmir on Apr. 26. The injured soldier has been identified as 28-year-old B. Ramesh, son of late Basavarajegowda and a resident of Bhadregowdanakoppal, Yelwal hobli in the taluk, who…

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