Sitharaman meets Guv Malik, discusses security situation

Sitharaman meets Guv Malik, discusses security situation

SRINAGAR: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Sunday called on Governor Satya Pal Malik and discussed the prevailing security situation in the state. Sitharaman met the Governor at Rajbhawan here and the two discussed issues related to security along the Line of Control and hinterland of the state, officials said. Earlier, the defence minister, accompanied by Army […]

Alleged informer video goes viral in north Kashmir

Alleged informer video goes viral in north Kashmir

SOPORE: A video shot by suspected militants of an alleged police informer has gone viral on social media. The nearly six-minute clip has apparently been recorded somewhere in the forests of north Kashmir. Bleeding profusely, Nawaz Ahmad Khan, who claims to be a resident of Harwan village near Sopore, rattles off names of other alleged […]

2 Pak militants killed, another injured in Hajin encounter

2 Pak militants killed, another injured in Hajin encounter

Bandipora: Two Pakistani millitants were killed and another injured in a gunfight which began soon after militants fired upon a search party of army and police here in Hajin town of Bandipora Thursday morning, police said. According to sources, four militants were first trapped in a residential house at Par Mohalla locality of the town. […]

Riyaz Naikoo’s father, Lateef Tiger’s father and brothers detained ‘for questioning’

Riyaz Naikoo’s father, Lateef Tiger’s father and brothers detained ‘for questioning’

Anantnag: Hours after militants shot dead four policemen in Shopian, police on late Wednesday evening raided the houses of at least two top militants, among them Hizbul Mujahideen’s Chief of Operations in Kashmir, Riyaz Naikoo, in Pulwama district. The houses of Naikoo and another top militant Lateef Tiger were raided in Beighpora and Dogripora villages […]

Guards repulse attack on home of BJP leader’s brother

Guards repulse attack on home of BJP leader’s brother

TRAL: Suspected militants on Tuesday night attacked the residence of a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader’s brother in Tral town. The police sentries guarding the residence repulsed the attack, local sources said. The suspected militants opened fire at the policemen guarding the residence of BJP leader Avtaar Singh’s brother at Monghama village of Tral, police […]

Pro-freedom camp pay tributes to slain Anantnag militants

Srinagar: The pro-freedom camp on Wednesday paid rich tributes to the two slain militants – Altaf Ahmad Dar and Umar Rashid Wani, who were killed in an encounter in south Kashmir’s Anantnag. In a statement, the Hurriyat Conference (G) chairman Syed Ali Geelani reiterated its stand that “the present armed struggle in Kashmir is a […]