Missing youth involved in attack on NC leader: Police

Missing youth involved in attack on NC leader: Police

PULWAMA: Police on Wednesday raided the house of a missing youth who is suspected to be involved in Monday’s attack on a National Conference leader, an attack that claimed the life of a police guard and left another grievously injured. Former legislator Ghulam Muhiuddin Mir’s Santro car was fired upon at Murran area of Pulwama […]

Police, army brass meets in south Kashmir to tackle militancy threat

Police, army brass meets in south Kashmir to tackle militancy threat

Anantnag: Top police and army officers put their heads together, here in Kulgam district, on Tuesday to take stock of the security situation and think of ways for its “betterment”, amid a steep rise in the number of youth picking up arms in south Kashmir. The south Kashmir districts of Anantnag, Kulgam, Pulwama and Shopian […]

Two soldiers injured in encounter: Army

Two soldiers injured in encounter: Army

Srinagar: Two soldiers were injured in an encounter with militants in forests of Kupwara in Jammu and Kashmir today, the Army said. The encounter broke out in the forests of Kupwara district last night. Two soldiers were injured in the gunbattle and have been evacuated for medical attention, an Army official said. The operation was […]

Police arrest OGW in Pulwama village

Police arrest OGW in Pulwama village

PULWAMA: Police on Monday claimed to have arrested an over ground worker (OGW) of militants during a night raid in Pulwama district. Sabzar Ahmad Mir, resident of Khelan Pulwama, was arrested by a joint team of army’s 3RR and Special Operations Group (SOG) of police from Khelan village late Sunday night, a senior police official […]

Brothers of slain LeT militants arrested in Pulwama

Brothers of slain LeT militants arrested in Pulwama

PULWAMA: In a raid on Friday night, government forces arrested three youths, among them brothers of two slain Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militants, for their alleged involvement in militancy-related activities at Kakapora in Pulwama district. The arrested youths have been identified as Sameer Ahmad, brother of slain LeT militant Shakir Ahmad Gasjoo, Sameer Ahmad Mir, brother of […]

Tell your children to not pick up guns: Gen AK Bhat

BARAMULLA: Commander 15 Corps General AK Bhat on Saturday appealed to Kashmiri parents to ask their children to not pick up guns against the army. Gen Bhat said this while talking to reporters on the sidelines of a function in Baramulla. Gen Bhat said that Friday’s attack on a CRPF party at Achabal Anantnag was […]

Army harassing family members of ‘freedom fighters’: LeT

SRINAGAR: Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) chief Mehmood Shah on Saturday said Indian Army has “yet again kept its tradition of cowardice alive by harassing, intimidating and even arresting family members of freedom fighters”. LeT chief in a statement said “recently the family members of Zaid, Abu Muaz Shaheed, Shahid-ul-Islam Shaheed and Bashir Lashkari were arrested and subjected […]