Geelani, Malik, Mirwaiz call for strike on Saturday

SRINAGAR: Hurriyat (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani, JKLF Chief Yasin Malik and Hurriyat (M) Chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq have called for a shutdown on Saturday to protest the killing of a class 11th student in Indian army firing on Friday. Arif Hussain Dar, son of Ghulam Mohi-u-din Dar, resident of Awura village, died after succumbed […]

Handwara encounter: 2 militants killed

SRINAGAR: Two unidentified militants were killed in an encounter in a village in Handwara area of Kupwara district in Jammu and Kashmir on Friday morning. Indian army’s 21 RR along with JK Police’s SOG cordoned off a house in Wadora Bala village in Rajwar area of Handwara, 85 km from Srinagar, following information about presence […]

Kashmir encounter: 4 militants trapped in Pulwama

SRINAGAR: Four Lashkar-e-Toiba militants are holed up in Pulwama’s Padgampora, where a gunfight is going on between militants and government forces for past one-hour. Police and Army have cordoned the area and heavy exchange of firing was going on when this report was published. A senior police official said the Army has pressed UAV’s into […]