Mir Ehsan


Kashmir Unrest: Yashwant Sinha-led team meets CM Mehbooba Mufti, traders
Thu, Oct 27, 2016

The delegation had held separate meetings with top separatist leaders, including Syed Ali Shah Geelani and Mirwaiz Umar Farooq.

Another Valley school set ablaze, count goes up to 19 in 3 months
Wed, Oct 26, 2016

No one has claimed responsibility for the attacks so far. While police have registered cases in all the incidents, no arrests have been made.

Kashmir unrest: Militants attack PDP minister Abdul Rehman Veeri’s house in Anantnag
Tue, Oct 25, 2016

Veeri is the second PDP minister whose house has been attacked since the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen militant Burhan Wani in July.

Two JeM men held, cops say they were behind Baramulla attack
Sun, Oct 23, 2016

The arrested militants were identified as Safeer Ahmad Bhat of Janbazpora and Farhan Fayaz of Jamia in Baramulla.

J&K Unrest: First in a decade, door-to-door search in Baramulla for 12 hours
Thu, Oct 20, 2016

Police say attacks on Army behind hunt; over 700 houses searched in Old City area

Ready to tackle any ‘misadventure’ along the Line of Control: Army
Wed, Oct 19, 2016

Lt Gen Satish Dua said, “We do see presence (of militants) across the LoC."

Militants snatch five rifles from Kashmir police post
Tue, Oct 18, 2016

Militants have so far snatched 28 rifles from several parts of south Kashmir since unrest began in the Valley over the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani.

Kashmir, 100 days of strike: Protests continue as life limps back on to the streets
Mon, Oct 17, 2016

In defense of the unending strike, separatist leaders claim that 'hartal’ is the only tool left to display their resistance to the government.

Kashmir’s economy is slowly finding its way around ‘protest calendar’ issued by separatists
Sun, Oct 16, 2016

Amidst the turmoil of clashes, curfew and shutdowns, the Valley’s economy is slowly finding its way around the ‘protest calendar’ issued by the separatists.

India, Pakistan should talk to end terror, says Farooq Abdullah
Fri, Oct 21, 2016

“India and Pakistan should hold dialogue. Terrorism will stop itself when there is a dialogue,’’ Farooq said after the 90-minute meeting.

Srinagar: Jawan killed, 8 injured in militant attack on SSB convoy
Tue, Oct 18, 2016

SSB convoy attacked in Srinagar: The jawans retaliated and the firing lasted 15 minutes. A senior police officer said a jawan succumbed to injuries at the hospital. “The condition of two other jawans is critical,” he said.

As BRICS summit begins in Goa, Chinese, Pakistani flags waved in Kashmir Valley
Sat, Oct 15, 2016

This is the first time that Chinese flags have been seen in the Valley protests since the killing of Hizbul militant Burhan Wani.

J&K Armed Police officer tricked into passing on information to Pakistan, suspended
Fri, Oct 14, 2016

The police officer was identified as Inspector Tanveer Ahmad, who was in charge of the Armed Police Control Room at Batamaloo in Srinagar.

Mehbooba Mufti has sold soul to stay in power, says Omar Abdullah
Fri, Oct 21, 2016

Omar Abdullah called for balanced regional development in J&K after the cabinet approved IIM in Jammu.

Kashmir: Militants gun down member of People’s Conference in Kupwara district
Thu, Oct 13, 2016

Family members took Khoja to the Baramulla district hospital where he succumbed to injuries.

Jammu & Kashmir: Pampore encounter ends after 3 day gunbattle
Tue, Oct 18, 2016

The operation had started Monday morning when two militants took refuge in the seven-storey building of the Entrepreneurship Development Institute.

Gunbattle in Pampore still on, security forces use drones to track militants
Tue, Oct 18, 2016

Grenade hurled at cops, CRPF men in Shopian; eight civilians among 10 injured.

Pampore complex encounter: Institute under attack is Valley success story
Tue, Oct 18, 2016

Pampore encounter: Established in 1997 to develop and hone entrepreneurial skills, the EDI began functioning in 2004. Since then, more than 4,000 youths have trained at this institute — these include 1,800 youths from the Valley.

Hit twice this year, gunfight erupts at Pampore complex
Tue, Oct 18, 2016

The EDI complex in Pampore is less than 5 km from the Badami Bagh cantonment, headquarters of the Army XV Corps in Srinagar.

NIA to probe attack on Rashtriya Rifles camp
Sat, Oct 08, 2016

The agency is already investigating the Uri attack in which 19 armymen were killed.

Kashmir: 4 militants killed, 3 infiltration bids foiled, says Army
Fri, Oct 07, 2016

Lt Gen D S Hooda, General Officer Commanding, Northern Command, visited Uri and reviewed security measures with local formation commanders.

Kashmir: 3 militants dead after attack at army camp in Handwara, medicines with Pak marking recovered
Fri, Oct 07, 2016

Three militants have been killed in the gunfire exchange at Langate in Handwara region.

In the Valley, life on the streets, ceasefire along the LoC
Wed, Oct 05, 2016

The Uri and Baramulla attacks have seen the return of additional checkpoints in and around sensitive spots in the city as there are fears that militants are waiting for an opportunity to strike.

Amid fears of attack, security beefed up across Srinagar
Wed, Oct 05, 2016

Officials said intelligence agencies had received an input that militants could target security or other installations in the city.

BSF man killed in Baramulla attack
Tue, Oct 04, 2016

Two-four militants tried to attack camp, says SP; gunfight lasted 2 hours.

Baramulla attack: Search operations called off, one jawan killed
Tue, Oct 04, 2016

Baramulla attack: The army so far has not confirmed the death of any terrorist.

Uneasy calm in village on LoC in Uri
Sat, Oct 01, 2016

In the years before India and Pakistan called a ceasefire in 2003, cross-border shelling had caused much destruction here.

One question on India-Pakistan border: will shelling start?
Fri, Sep 30, 2016

Kashmir: Old memories and fears return to villages on LoC

Meanwhile, trucks roll across LoC with chilli seeds, dry fruits
Fri, Sep 30, 2016

On Thursday afternoon, when Indian Army spoke of the surgical strike, 39 trucks made their way across the Line of Control (LoC) in Salamabad, crossing the Kaman Post Aman Setu bridge after 1 pm.

In Indian Army’s build-up in Uri, village meets, hospital visit
Tue, Oct 04, 2016

Since the Uri attack, officials of local units had been meeting village heads and other leaders and asking them to report any suspected movement to the nearest Army unit.

Surgical strikes: Old memories and fears return to Kashmir villages near the LoC
Fri, Sep 30, 2016

Of the 102 villages in Uri, more than half are within range of Pakistan’s artillery.

Others forging new ties, SAARC going in reverse direction, says Mehbooba Mufti
Thu, Sep 29, 2016

“It is unfortunate that while other countries are forging new economic ties, the SAARC countries are going in the reverse direction,” Mehbooba said.

Kashmir: Car trying to escape stone pelters kills 17-year-old girl in Parimpora
Wed, Sep 28, 2016

Police identified the girls as Fozia and Nadia of Gulbagh.

Kashmir: LoC trade resumes from Uri
Wed, Sep 28, 2016

The vehicles crossed the LoC around 1 pm in the presence of senior Army and civil administration officials from both sides.

Meanwhile, LoC trade resumes from Uri
Tue, Sep 27, 2016

The vehicles crossed the LoC around 1 pm in the presence of senior Army and civil administration officials from both sides.

Five CRPF men injured in militant attack in south Kashmir’s Kulgam district
Tue, Sep 27, 2016

A senior police officer said the area was cordoned off after the attack.