Civilian killed in J&K clash

[Srinagar: An injured civilian arrives for treatment at SMHS hospital,in Srinagar on Saturday, Aug 4, 2018. One civilian was killed during clashes near Shopian encounter site,in which five top Lashar-e-Taiba (LeT) militants were also killed during an encounter. ( /PTI] Srinagar, Aug 4 : A civilian was killed and two others injured in clashes between […]

Civilian killed in J&K clash

Srinagar, Aug 4 : A civilian was killed and two others injured in clashes between the security forces and protesters following an anti-terror operation that killed five militants in Jammu and Kashmir Shopian district on Saturday. Police sources said a civilian was killed and two others injured after the army opened fire on protesters in […]

Fear of poaching gives sleepless nights to Kashmir’s politicians

By Sheikh Qayoom Srinagar, July 20 : Beware of predators and poachers, take care of your flock. This is the classic warning for shepherds while they graze their flock in the Himalayan meadows. In Kashmir’s political meadow of expedient opportunities, the same warning is now visiting mainstream politicians. After the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) withdrew […]

Five PDP dissidents disagree with Mehbooba

Srinagar, July 13 : Whispers of discontent within Mehbooba Mufti’s People’s Democratic Party (PDP) are getting louder. On Friday, five dissident leaders — three MLAs and two from the legislative council — expressed their disagreement with the former Chief Minister’s statement in which she has said any attempt to break her party would produce more […]

We didn’t expect major escalation after surgical strikes, as Pak capability is limited: Ex-GoC, Northern Command

By Mohd Asim Khan New Delhi, July 1 : The Indian side was prepared for escalation — in case Pakistan chose to do so — while conceiving and executing the 2016 surgical strikes by crossing the Line of Control (LoC) along the Jammu and Kashmir border, according to the army general who oversaw the strikes. […]