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A 12-year-old boy who was mercilessly used as a human shield by two terrorists even as emotional family members made several appeals to them to release him during a gunfight with security forces, was killed in Kashmir’s Bandipora on Friday.

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India's foreign exchange reserves surged by a whopping $3.602 billion in week to touch $405.638 billion driven by rise in foreign currency assets, the Reserve Bank said Friday. Forex Reserves had increased by $258.8 million to $402.035 billion in the previous week.

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Amid rising tension between India and Pakistan, especially after the Pulwama massacre and India's retaliatory Balakot air strikes, the defence ministry is planning to boost the stock of weapons and other equipment available with the Indian security forces.

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The United States has asked Pakistan to take sustained, verifiable and irreversible action against the perpetrators of terrorism, while warning the country that another terror attack on India will prove to be "extremely problematic".

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Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC) General Zubair Mehmood Hayat, Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Naval Staff (CNS) Admiral Zafar Mehmood Abbasi and Chief of the Air Staff (CAS) Air Chief . . .

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Amid reports of the Indian Air Force (IAF) seeking an immediate purchase of air-to-air missiles to counter Pakistan’s alleged build-up of F-16 fighters, analysts have started predicting bright chances for Vympel, a Russian missile maker, to bag a substantial contract with India.

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To keep up the pressure on Pakistan, India has now decided to lobby for its ‘technical evaluation’ by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), a global anti-terror finance watchdog.

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In one of the rare occasions, President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday awarded Shaurya Chakra to 16-year-old Irfan Ramzan Sheikh for fighting militants who attacked his residence in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir.

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May 26 was declared as the ‘National Science Day’ in Switzerland to honour the former Indian President, late Dr APJ Abdul Kalam.

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Amid conflicting narratives of the impact of the Indian Air Force’s bombing of an alleged terror camp in Pakistan’s Balakot on 26 February, a new report claims that five Spice 2000 precision-guided bunker-busting bombs of the Indian Air Force inflicted massive casualties in camps of the terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) during the operation.

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