Trooper killed along LoC in Kupwara

Trooper killed along LoC in Kupwara

Baramulla: An army soldier was killed on Wednesday during exchange of firing between India and Pakistan forces along the Line of Control in north Kashmir’s Keran village in Kupwara, police said. An official said that troopers belonging to 5/9 GR unit were on patrol when they came under fire from Pakistan side near the Pimple […]

Elusive Peace

Elusive Peace

Mehbooba Mufti , in an address, has pitched for peace between India and Pakistan. This pitch comes in the wake of regular and intermittent skirmished between India and Pakistan along portions of the LoC. While the idea of peace between the two nuclear armed neighbors is well and good, but the prospects for it look […]

Shinglipora village cordoned off

Shinglipora village cordoned off

Budgam: A cordon and search operation was conducted in Shinglipora village of Khag in central Kashmir’s Budgam district on wee hours of Wednesday, police said. Police said that after the reports of the presence of militants in the area the army and police cordoned off several Mohallas of the village and held search operations there. […]

Resistance leaders, activists protest at Lal Chowk

Resistance leaders, activists protest at Lal Chowk

SRINAGAR: Several resistance leaders and activists on Tuesday staged a peaceful protest against the NIA’s “intimidation”, incarceration of thousands of Kashmiris, and “oppression” in the Valley. A statement issued by the joint resistance leadership (JRL) said that several leaders and activists from various pro-freedom organisations gathered at Lal Chowk and staged a peaceful protest. “Putting […]

NIA arrests 2 Kupwara men

NIA arrests 2 Kupwara men

New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency on Tuesday arrested two persons for allegedly providing logistical and material support to militants infiltrating from Pakistan into Kashmir for carrying out subversive activities, officials said here on Tuesday. Zahoor Ahmed Peer and Nazir Ahmed Peer, both residents of Wahama, Kupwara, in north Kashmir, were arrested from Jammu in […]

Kamran Yousuf sent to one-month judicial custody

Kamran Yousuf sent to one-month judicial custody

New Delhi: A Delhi court on Tuesday sent two men, including a freelance photo-journalist, to judicial custody for a month in connection with an alleged case of stonepelting in the Kashmir Valley. District Judge Poonam A Bamba sent Javed Ahmed Bhat from Kulgam and Kamran Yusuf from Pulwama to jail till October 17 after they […]

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