News Topic:Militancy

Hilal Dar fourth Kashmiri scholar who ‘joined’ militancy since 2016

Hilal Ahmad Dar, who is pursuing doctorate at University of Kashmir, is fourth scholar in Kashmir who has ‘joined’ militancy since 2016.

Will clean south Kashmir from militancy this month: IGP Kashmir

The top officials of the Jammu and Kashmir’s security grid Friday said that in the next few months, the will try to ensure that normalcy is fully restored across the Valley so that people resume the activities of their choice in peaceful manner.

Shopian family appeals ‘militant’ son to return home

A purported video is viral in which a family from south Kashmir’s Shopian district makes a fervent appeal to their militant son, just 17 years old, to return home for the sake of his elderly parents.

Youth joins militant ranks, says DSP’s ‘atrocities’ forced him

In an audio clip, which has gone viral, a youth from Shopian has claimed that he has been “forced” to join militant ranks by a deputy Superintendent of Police in south Kashmir's Shopian district whom he accused of torturing and committing incessant atrocities.

In J&K, 15 militants, 15 forces personnel killed in May

Probably for the first time since the eruption of militancy in Jammu and Kashmir, the number of militants killed is equal to the number of casualties suffered by government forces in a single month of any year.

NSA Ajit Doval holds meet with top officials over J&K

National Security Advisor Ajit Doval met top security officials in New Delhi to review the overall security situation of Jammu & Kashmir.

Naikoo’s killing will help contain militancy in Kashmir: IGP Vijay Kumar

Inspector General of Police (Kashmir Zone), Vijay Kumar Thursday, while terming the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen chief commander Riyaz Naikoo as a “big jolt” for militancy in Kashmir, said Naikoo’s killing will help contain militancy in the Valley to a large extent.

Encounter breaks out in Budgam

An encounter broke out between militants and security forces at Chadoora area of central Kashmir’s Budgam district, police said.

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Doctors issue guidelines to beat the heat amid rising temperatures in Kashmir

As temperatures continue to rise in Kashmir, health experts have urged people to take necessary precautions to avoid heat-related illnesses.

Tragedy struck Budgam family as geyser blast claims life

Tragedy struck early Wednesday morning at the village of Narkara in Kashmir's Budgam district when a geyser explosion at a local residence resulted in one fatality.

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Kashmiris speak out as Valley witnesses first major polls after Article 370 abrogation

In a significant electoral moment, Kashmir witnessed its first major polls after the abrogation of Article 370, with hopeful residents expressing their aspirations.

Kashmir political leaders accuse authorities of arresting their workers

J&K political leaders, including Sajjad Gani Lone and Altaf Bukhari, have raised concerns over the arrest and harassment of workers ahead of the polls.