Mir Ehsan


J&K Finance Minister Haseeb Drabu’s PRO assaults forest official
Fri, Nov 27, 2015

The PRO, however, denied that he or villagers assaulted any staff member of the forest department.

2002 custodial disappearance case: SIT charges serving Brigadier
Fri, Nov 27, 2015

The SIT constituted by the J&K High Court has also accused the Army officer, who is now a Brigadier, of destroying evidence.

3 militants, 1 civilian killed in Kupwara army camp attack
Thu, Nov 26, 2015

The militants attacked from the rear side of the camp at 6.15 AM, which resulted in few vehicles catching fire, defence sources said.

Militants sent across LoC to strengthen depleting Lashkar cadres in Valley
Wed, Nov 25, 2015

The militants who are hiding in the forests had recently sneaked into the Valley after scaling the LoC fencing.

Pakistan flag hoisted at CM Mufti Sayeed’s house to protest killing of ‘militants’
Wed, Nov 25, 2015

The protestors also pelted stones on the ancestral house of the chief minister located at Baba Mohallah.

Three militant killed in gunbattle in south Kashmir
Mon, Nov 23, 2015

Officials said that troops of Rashtriya Rifles and police launched an operation at Sulligam near Ashmuqam on Anantnag - Pahalgam highway.

J&K: Four injured in grenade attack on CRPF team in Pampore
Fri, Nov 20, 2015

"Some unidentified militants hurled a grenade at a CRPF party at Drangbal on the national highway in Pampore which exploded causing splinter injuries to two CRPF personnel and as many civilians," a police officer said.

Army launches combing operations to hunt down militants involved in Kupwara encounter
Wed, Nov 18, 2015

Though the Army and Police don’t have an accurate information about the number of militants present in the dense forests, they have received inputs that seven to nine militants could be present in the area.

Army Colonel killed in Kashmir encounter
Wed, Nov 18, 2015

The party of army and police came under fire when it was conducting searches as part of an operation to flush out terrorists.

Army Captain killed in Ladakh avalanche
Sun, Nov 15, 2015

An Army patrol team was moving from one area to another when they got trapped in an avalanche on Friday morning.

New LeT commander from Pakistan, has already entered Valley: Police
Sat, Nov 14, 2015

Police sources said they were trying to establish whether Musa is the same commander Salahudin, who was operational chief of Lashkar in early 2000.

Mehbooba deserves to be CM, says Mufti Sayeed; will take time, say party leaders
Sat, Nov 14, 2015

Sources said that idea was discussed with coalition partner BJP and they were not averse to the idea of Mehbooba Mufti replacing her father.

Jammu and Kashmir: CRPF personnel booked for killing youth
Wed, Nov 11, 2015

Gowhar Ahmad Dar, a 22-year-old engineering student, was killed when the CRPF fired tear gas shells on a group pelting stones on the Srinagar-Baramulla highway at Zanikote.

Opposition tears into J&K relief package: ‘Eyewash, gimmick’
Sun, Nov 08, 2015

Claiming that the PM's package lacked clarity, the state unit of the party said only Rs 8,000 crore of the total amount was earmarked for humanitarian relief and rehabilitation of the flood-affected.

Leaders of People’s Conference annoyed as Sajjad Lone not given time to speak at rally with Modi-Mufti
Sat, Nov 07, 2015

PC supporters who had come from North Kashmir’s Handwara and Kupwara areas were left dejected when Sajjad Lone didn’t address the rally, though he was present on the stage along with other cabinet ministers.

J&K police detains Engineer Rashid for waving black flags before PM arrived in valley
Sat, Nov 07, 2015

Rashid had earlier threatened to welcome, PM Modi with black flags against the growing intolerance against the Muslims in India.

Curfew-like restrictions ahead of PM Narendra Modi’s Srinagar rally, mobile internet suspended
Sat, Nov 07, 2015

Apart from Special Protection Group, J&K police and the CRPF will be guarding the venue. The police has already suspended Railway services.

Narendra Modi J&K visit: Two PDP MPs to boycott rally
Sat, Nov 07, 2015

Parliament members, Baramulla and founding member of the PDP, Muzuffar Beg, has also shot a letter to Prime Minister Modi and J&K Chief Minister Mufti Sayeed.

Mufti expects financial package as Modi visits Kashmir
Fri, Nov 06, 2015

For last one week, Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed along with the BJP national general secretary Ram Madhav are working overtime to make PM's rally a grand show.

Ahead of PM’s visit, 13 CRPF jawans injured in grenade attack in Srinagar
Fri, Nov 06, 2015

Officials said that on Thursday evening unidentified men tossed grenade towards Hotel Ikhwan at Khayam. In the grenade attack 13 CRPF jawans of 82 battalion stained injuries.

Security beefed up ahead of PM Narendra Modi’s Srinagar rally
Fri, Nov 06, 2015

Security forces are carrying out thorough checking of the vehicles entering the city from other districts and keeping a record of such vehicles and their drivers, they said.

Police arrest engineer Rashid ahead of Modi’s Srinagar visit
Thu, Nov 05, 2015

In the last five days, police has launched a massive crackdown against separatists and detained more than 300 activists, leaders and former militants from different parts of the Valley.

PM Narendra Modi is very inclusive, not intolerant: Mufti Mohammad Sayeed
Wed, Nov 04, 2015

Mufti said: “Modi has been speaking about development, so everybody has hopes from him...Our government is already on the fast track.’’

Ahead of Modi’s J&K visit, Engineer Rashid says will welcome PM with black flags
Wed, Nov 04, 2015

Engineer Rashid on Tuesday said that he along with his supporters he will greet Prime Minister with black flags.

Mufti asks PDP legislators to ensure good crowd for PM Modi’s rally
Wed, Nov 04, 2015

Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed directed PDP legislators and ministers to ensure a good presence of workers from their areas in the rally.

J-K: Two jawans killed as Pakistan violates ceasefire ahead of Modi’s visit
Tue, Nov 03, 2015

Two army jawans were killed today as Pakistani troops pounded Indian positions with mortars and machine guns in Gurez sector in Kashmir along the Line of Control (LoC) in yet another ceasefire violation.

Separatist leaders detained ahead of PM Modi’s Valley rally
Mon, Nov 02, 2015

Hurriyat Conference leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani's rally is coinciding with that of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Kashmir on November 7.

What Abu Qasim’s killing means for militancy and the Lashkar in Valley
Mon, Nov 02, 2015

Three weeks after he killed top counter-insurgency police officer Altaf Dar, Lashkar-e-Toiba commander Abdul Rahman alias Abu Qasim was gunned down in south Kashmir.

Geelani to hold ‘Million March’ on same day as Modi rally
Sun, Nov 01, 2015

Geelani had approached government seeking permission for the march at Tourist Reception Center Ground that is only few hundred metres away from the venue where Prime Minister Modi will be addressing a rally.

Grenade attack in South Kashmir injures four civilians
Sat, Oct 31, 2015

Officials said the grenade exploded at Janglat Mandi in the town. The injured people were rushed to the district hospital for treatment.

Top Lashkar commander Abu Qasim, who plotted Udhampur attack shot
Fri, Oct 30, 2015

Abu Qasim has been operating in the Valley from last six years and was one of the most wanted commanders in the Valley and according to the police he had planned the Udhampur attack.

Army man killed in encounter with militants in north Kashmir
Wed, Oct 28, 2015

An army man was killed in an encounter with militants in north Kashmir's Bandipore forests on Tuesday morning. The Army and special operation group of police had launched an operation in Arin forests.

Independent MLA behind ‘beef party’ asks government to serve beef in J&K House
Wed, Oct 28, 2015

J&K MLA Engineer Rashid also hailed the decision of Kerala government for again including beef in the menu of Kerala House in New Delhi.

Army officer, 2 Hizb militants killed in Kashmir encounter
Wed, Oct 28, 2015

A senior Army officer said the operation was launched based on specific information about the militants’ presence in the area.

J&K: Army, special forces launch operations to flush out militants in Bandipore forests
Tue, Oct 27, 2015

Officials said that an army and police patrol spotted a militant group in the forests of Arin Kadoora, the militants fired on the troops that resulted in an encounter.

J&K: Two Hizbul militants, one army officer killed in an encounter in Pulwama district
Tue, Oct 27, 2015

As the army was busy in searching the area, militants opened fire that triggered an encounter in which two local militants of Hizbul Mujahideen were killed. A junior commissioned officer of army was also killed in the encounter.