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18 Bn CRPF attack by Grenade at Kulgam……..

Suspected militants hurled a grenade on a patrolling party of 18 Bn CRPF in Laroo area of Kulgam district today afternoon , Reports said .

Assistant Sub Inspector of 18 Bn CRPF Rajinder Singh got injured in the grenade blast.

Some reports said that grenade thrower was apprehended by the CRPF Personnel.

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Tral Encounter Update: Three Jaish-e-Mohammad Militants killed in gunfight, Encounter Over………..

 Jaish-e-Mohammed Saturday said three militants killed by forces in Tral belonged to its outfit and claimed their “mission” would be taken to the logical end.

Spokesperson of the Jaish-e-Mohammed, Mohammad Hassan Shah, in a statement to The Kashmir Monitor said three militants belonged to its outfit were killed by forces at Satoora in Tral area of Pulwama district.

“Two of them were local militants and third one was Hassan Bhai,” the spokesperson said.
Mohammad Hassan Shah, claimed that the slain militants caused “huge damage” to the forces.

Internet Suspended in Tral as Six Youths injured in clashes with Government forces near Encounter Site……..

At least six protesters were injured in clashes in Satura village of Tral where a gunfight is underway since early Saturday morning.

Two militants have been killed in the ongoing encounter in Wantiwen forest area of Tral, police said.

IGP Kashmir Muneer Khan said that one or two militants of Jaish-e-Muhammad militant outfit are still holed up inside a cave in Satura forest.

Reports said that clashes erupted in Satura, Bus stand Tral amid a complete shutdown in the area.

Six protesters who sustained minor injuries in the clashes were shifted to PHC Aripal for treatment.

Meanwhile, mobile Internet services have been snapped as a “precautionary measure”.

Tral Encounter Update: Gunfight Still on 2 Militants believed to be killed so far, 4 to 5 still believed to be trapped insde………

At least two militants were killed in an ongoing gunfight with government forces on Saturday in forest area of Tral in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir, police sources said.

An official said that a gunfight erupted after forces cordoned off Gujar Basti in Wantiwen forests of Satura village

He said that two to three militants have been killed during the firefight with Army’s 42 RR and Special Operations Group (SOG) of Jammu and Kashmir police so far.

He said that the militants, who were yet to be identified, belonged to Jaish-e-Muhammad outfit.

The official said that at least five more militants are believed to be hiding in the area.

He said helicopters and para commandos have been pressed into service to neutralise the rest of the hiding militants.

Encounter Started in Tral Forests in South Kashmir…….

A gunfight is underway between militants and government forces in forest area of Tral in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.

He said that a gunfight erupted after forces cordoned off Gujar Basti in Wantiwen forests of Satura village.

They said that heavy firing is going on past couple of hours.

Unofficial reports said that three trapped militants have been killed during the firefight with Army’s 42 RR and Special Operations Group (SOG) of Jammu and Kashmir police.

More details are awaited.

United States has No Proof that IS leader Baghdadi is dead: Mattis…….

Pentagon chief Jim Mattis said today he cannot confirm whether or not Islamic State chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is dead, after reports from Syria that the jihadist leader had been killed.

“If we knew, we would tell you — right now, I can’t confirm or deny it,” Mattis said.

“Our approach is we assume he’s alive until it’s proven otherwise, and right now I can’t prove it otherwise.”

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a longtime conflict monitor, said earlier this week it had heard from senior IS leaders in Syria’s Deir Ezzor province that Baghdadi was dead.

There was no official confirmation or denial of the news on IS-run social media outlets.

12 minors detained, Jamia Masjid desecrated during clashes in Anantnag locals alleged, Auqaf Committee Jamia Masjid calls for Complete Shutdown tomorrow in Anantnag…….

Locals of Islamabad localities of Anantnag district  on Friday accused police of arresting nearly 12 minors during the clashes that erupted after congregational prayers. Besides, the locals alleged that the forces personnel desecrated Jamia Masjid Islamabad.

The locals said that 16 youth have been detained among who 12 are minors.

The detainees include twelve year old Riyyan son of a Hurriyat activist.

Meanwhile, Auqaf committee Jamia Masjid Islamabad has called for a complete shutdown tomorrow against the desecration of Jamia Masjid in Islamabad and the arrest of dozens of boys. The Auqaf committee met in the Masjid after Maghreb prayers and called for a complete shutdown in Islamabad against the highhandedness of forces. The Committee also condemned the arrest of boys and demanded their immediate release.

Three youth were injured on Friday after Clashes with government forces in old town area of Anantnag district in South Kashmir……

Reports said that massive clashes erupted in Reshi Bazar, Cheeni Chowk and Sherbagh areas of old town after congregational prayers.

They said that a youth fell down from  the roof of Jamia Masjid during the clashes.

Three youth injured in clashes were shifted to District Hospital Anantnag for treatment.

Reliance Jio 4G featured Phone Set to launch by August could be priced at Rs 500……..

 Reliance Jio has been planning to launch its 4G feature phone for quite some time now, and now it is expected that the rollout will sometime later this month or by August 2017.

A new report suggests that the phone will be priced at just Rs 500.

Reports and rumours about the Reliance Jio 4G VoLTE feature phone have been doing the rounds for quite some time now.

Reliance Jio has been planning to launch its 4G feature phone for quite some time now, and now it is expected that the rollout will be sometime later this month or by August 2017.

It has also been suggested that the network provider will introduce its new mobile tariff plans.

While reports and rumours have bene doing the rounds regarding the price of the 4G VoLTE feature phone, a new report in The Economic Times suggests that it will come with a price tag of just Rs 500.

Meanwhile, the launch of 4G feature phones would be in phased manner and it is expected that in the first phase, around 10-11 lakh phones would come to the market.

The company might go with a similar strategy that it had applied with the introduction of its Lyf brand of 4G smartphones.

Meanwhile, sources have informed FE that the announcement about the launch of 4G feature phones might be done at the Reliance Industries’ Annual General Meeting.

The AGM this year, has been scheduled on July 21 in Mumbai. In 2016, RIL chairman Mukesh Ambani had announced the commercial launch of Jio at the company’s AGM on September 1.

After this, Jio had started its operations from September 5 and it totally disrupted the Indian telecom sector. Meanwhile, the ET report quoted an HSBC telecom analyst Rajiv Sharma, who said, “Jio will likely launch a feature phone with 4G capability at a price of Rs 500 (sub-$8).” While the price may seem too good to be true, earlier reports had suggested that the device could be in the range of Rs 1,800, but Jio might subsidise the price to bring it within the range of Rs 1,300-1,500.
Jio has not responded to an e-mail query on the matter. What we know is that the handset will be marketed under Lyf brand of phones and will be sold through the Reliance Jio and Reliance Retail stores. The Jio 4G feature phone is expected to come with 512 MB RAM and will have an internal storage of 4 GB and also include an SD card slot for expanding storage. The phone is expected to sport a 2-megapixel camera. The devices are expected to be WiFi enabled and come with near field communications (NFC) technology, which will help the user to make digital transactions too. The company has already tested the 4G feature phone at its facilities in Chennai and some other centres.
The 4G VoLTE enabled feature phone, if priced around the range that is expected, will massively disrupt the dynamics of the Indian mobile market, as Jio’s network is entirely on 4G VoLTE, and thus it left out the huge majority of feature phone audience in India. Reliance Jio, which already has, over 100 million subscribers in India, has seen growth slow down.
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If it gets the wave of 2G subscribers, it could mean further bad news for its rivals. Almost all features phones just support 2G networks in the country. However, companies like Lava and Micromax had recently launched feature phones with 4G capabilities. But, these devices are priced at the Rs 3,000 and above range. But whether the phone will actually come at a price of Rs 500 or not, we will have to wait and see.

Pulwama shuts against use of force on protesters during clashes…….

Pulwama shuts against use of force on protesters during clashes.

A complete shutdown is being observed in Pulwama town of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday to protest the use of force on protesters during clashes yesterday.

A youth was hit by a bullet after paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) troopers opened fire to disperse protesters during clashes in the town yesterday.

Obaid Ahmad was hit in his left leg when troopers opened fire.

All shops and other business establishments are closed in the town while public transport is off the roads.