Fayaz Wani

Pulwama terror attack mastermind gunned down in J&K encounter; Army Major, four others killed

Police sources said a joint party of police, CRPF and army launched a search operation in Pinglana village of Pulwama in the early hours today after inputs about the presence of some militants there.

6 hours ago

Pulwama attack: Ex-DGP questions logic of allowing 78 CRPF vehicles on highway

19-year-old Jaish operative Aadil Ahmad Dar on Thursday blew up his explosive-laden vehicle near a CRPF bus, killing 40 paramilitary personnel and injuring many more.

19 hours ago

Adil Ahmad Dar: Diehard Dhoni fan turned Pulwama suicide bomber

While the Pulwama attack brings focus back on the rise and return of Jaish-e-Mohammad as a terror outfit, it also sheds light on the harassment and violence that youngsters in the Valley face daily.

19 hours ago

Curfew continues in Jammu for 3rd day, Kashmir observes shutdown

The curfew was imposed on Friday after miscreants torched vehicles and damaged several others carrying number plates of the Kashmir Valley in protest against Thursday's killing of 49 CRPF troopers.

20 hours ago

Pulwama attack: Suicide bombing pose questions on capabilities of security, intelligence agencies in JK

He said it's also likely that the vehicle was prepared for the attack by an IED expert and not an ordinary militant.

20 hours ago

Jammu and Kashmir government spent over Rs 15 crores on separatists' security in decade

A police guard comprising about a 10 personnel was guarding Mirwaiz's residence at Nageen area in Srinagar. He was also provided the PSOs.

20 hours ago

Pulwama attack fallout: J&K administration withdraws security of five separatist leaders, including Mirwaiz Umar Farooq

Besides the Mirwaiz, the security cover for Abdul Gani Bhat, Bilal Lone, Hashim Qureshi and Shabir Shah has been withdrawn, local police officials said.

20 hours ago

Pulwama terror attack: Jaish-e-Mohammad picked exact spot to strike

A security official said militants zeroed in on their considered point of attack in Lethpora where there is a slope and vehicles perforce have to slow down.

17 Feb 2019

Suicide bombing was well planned, militants selected spot after recce: Security officials

The bomber entered the CRPF convoy about a kilometre from the spot and blew up the vehicle when convoy had slowed down.

17 Feb 2019

Pulwama terror attack: Curfew continues, army uses UAVs, helicopters, traders call for bandh

In the morning, a mob pelted stones at government quarters housing Kashmiri employees and their families at Janipur areas of Jammu.

17 Feb 2019

Army officer killed, soldier injured in mine explosion along LoC in Jammu and Kashmir

The year 2018 had witnessed the highest number of ceasefire violations -- 2,936 -- by Pakistani troops in the last 15 years along the Indo-Pak border.

17 Feb 2019

Pulwama terror attack: Explosion threw CRPF men's bodies about half a kilometre away from spot, says J&K police

IG CRPF (Law and Order), Ravideep Singh Sahi confirmed the identification of those that were slain in a suicide bombing attack on a CRPF bus travelling on the Jammu-Srinagar highway.

16 Feb 2019

Regretting loss of lives, Pulwama bomber's father warns of more attacks if Kashmir issue not solved

Ghulam Hassan Dar, father of 19-year-old Jaish suicide bomber Adil Ahmad Dar, felt that once the Kashmir issue is resolved, militancy in the state will end.

16 Feb 2019

Pulwama Attack Day 2: Security men search for body parts of dead CRPF men near bombing site

Over a dozen CRPF men were searching for body parts of the jawans killed in Thursday's suicide bombing in the area adjacent to the blast site.

16 Feb 2019

Security officials face issues identifying bodies of jawans killed in Pulwama terror attack

Security officials said that with most of the bodies becoming mutilated due to the impact of the explosion, they have to identify the bodies through DNA and other means.

15 Feb 2019