Hizb central committee posters appear after many years

Hizb central committee posters appear after many years

ANANTNAG: Banners featuring Burhan Wani appeared in several areas of south Kashmir with the name of Hizbul Mujahideen Central Committee Srinagar under them. Burhan’s image appeared in the middle of the banners along with Syed Salahudin and Syed Ali Geelani. The said committee came into existence after Hizbul Mujahideen was founded in the early 1990s. […]

Even Burhan’s memory is threat to India: joint resistance

Even Burhan’s memory is threat to India: joint resistance

SRINAGAR: The joint resistance leadership on Saturday said the “paranoia and panic” that has gripped the state on the anniversary of Burhan Wani is an acknowledgement that “even his memory that lives in each Kashmiris’ heart, as a symbol of resistance and courage, is a threat to the mighty Indian state despite its huge military […]

Pak army chief hails Burhan

Pak army chief hails Burhan

Srinagar: Pakistan army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Saturday said that Burhan Wani had made a sacrifice that is “testimony” of his generation’s “resolve” against “Indian atrocities.” “Kashmiris have right of self determination. Sacrifices of #BurhanWani & generations against Indian atrocities are a testimony of their resolve,” Bajwa was quoted as saying by Major […]

Amarnath yatra suspended from Jammu due to Kashmir situation

Amarnath yatra suspended from Jammu due to Kashmir situation

Jammu: The Amarnath yatra was suspended from Jammu on Saturday due to law and order situation in the Kashmir Valley under curfew for the death anniversary of militant commander Burhan Wani. “The yatra has been suspended from the Bhagwati Nagar base camp in Jammu due to law and order situation in the Kashmir Valley,” a […]

JULY 9, 2016: The Day I Covered the Most Historic Funeral of My Life

JULY 9, 2016: The Day I Covered the Most Historic Funeral of My Life

Bilal Kuchay It was July 8, 2016, the last day of my two-week holiday which I had come to spend with my family in Kashmir. It was also the first Friday after Eid-ul-Fitr, and I went to offer afternoon prayers at Darul Uloom, Noor-Ul-Islam, Tral. As I was left the mosque after prayers, my eyes […]