Fayaz Wani

Kashmiris fear thumping win for BJP may lead to abrogation of Articles 35A and 370

Retired government teacher Abdul Rehman said the Centre may use tougher measures to deal with the Kashmir situation.

19 hours ago

Clampdown in Kashmir after security forces kill ‘most wanted’ militant Zakir Musa

Zakir, who hailed from Noorpora village of Tral, had joined militancy in 2013.

20 hours ago

Two militants killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam 

As precautionary measure authorities have suspended mobile Internet services in Kulgam district.

23 May 2019

Rights groups allege torture in J&K prisons in last there decades

It alleged that torture was used as a matter of policy by the Indian government in J&K in a systematic and institutional manner, as all the institutions of the state.

21 May 2019

J&K gunfights, militant attacks kill 17 in Ramzan

A top Pakistani militant of Jaish-e-Mohammad, Khalid Bhai, was among the militants killed, as were two local militants of the outfit.

21 May 2019

J&K Magisterial probe ordered into Doda killing

Doda District Magistrate Sagar D Doifode ordered a magisterial inquiry into the death of 50-year-old Nayeem Ahmed of Qilla Mohallah, Bhaderwah.

20 May 2019

Hizbul militant involved in jawan’s death last June among four killed in Kashmir

The security personnel returned the fire and in the ensuing three-hour-long gun battle, three Hizbul men were killed.

19 May 2019

Security forces conduct pre-dawn operations during Ramzan in Jammu and Kashmir

Security agencies have not halted operations against militants in Jammu and Kashmir during the Muslim holy month of Ramzan, and are conducting pre-dawn intelligence-based operations.

18 May 2019

Jammu and Kashmir minor rape case: Court takes cognizance, directs cops to file status report

A three-year-old girl was allegedly raped last week by her neighbour, leading to widespread outrage and protests against the incident.

16 May 2019

Angry protesters shut down Kashmir Valley over rape of three-year-old

People in large numbers took to the streets across the state capital and other places demanding death penalty for the man accused of raping a three-year-old girl last week.

14 May 2019

Two LeT militants killed in Shopian gun battle

A police official said a joint party of the army, CRPF and the police launched a cordon and search operation at Hend-Sitapur area in Shopian in the early hours on Sunday.

13 May 2019

Panels to probe irregularities in awarding of contracts in Jammu and Kashmir

All the committees have been directed to submit their reports by June 14 this year.

12 May 2019

Service votes scam cost Ladakh nominee in 2014 Lok Sabha elections, claims Independent

Asgar Karbalai, an Independent who is contesting from Ladakh this time, said it was after the recounting of service votes in 2014 that BJP nominee was declared winner.

12 May 2019

Srinagar diary

The administration has decided to turn areas around the educational institutions, hospitals and courts in Valley as no horn zones.

11 May 2019

‘Mainstream parties behind poor poll turnout in Kashmir Valley’

State BJP General Secretary Ashok Koul told this newspaper that some parties orchestrated the poll boycott in the Valley so as to derive political benefits from the poor turnout.

11 May 2019