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Burhan Wani death anniversary: Shutdown in Valley, Amarnath convoy movement suspended

Authorities also imposed restrictions in several parts of the Valley to prevent any protest march.

J&K: Security tightened in Valley ahead of Burhan Wani's death anniversary

Wani, once a poster boy of militancy in the Valley, was killed in an encounter with security forces on 8 July, 2016, in Kokernag area of south Kashmir's Anantnag district.


Burhan Wani aide Zakir Musa killed in Pulwama encounter, tension in Kashmir

Zakir was killed as soon he came out of the two-storey house. The body was found in a small orchard close to the compound, it was informed.

J&K: Last of Hizbul men from Burhan’s terror photo killed in Valley

IGP Kashmir S P Pani said: “He (Dar) was one of the the oldest surviving terrorists in the area. And Tariq had been instrumental in recruiting people. This was a very good operation.”

Pave way for polls

Home Minister has signalled welcome willingness to hold J&K polls. But for that, there is political work to be done.

'Not all of them are terrorists': Pakistan on Burhan Wani postal stamps

Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi also alleged that Sushma Swaraj's "language and tone was unbecoming of a foreign minister", the report said.


Entrance exams to University of Kashmir delayed by 3 months

The Jammu and Kashmir state board of school education conducts its academic session from December to November, allowing for a long winter break. However, in 2014, the deluge in Srinagar and some parts of South Kashmir led to a delay in the school academic session. 

Amarnath Yatra hampered due to protest on Burhan Wani's death anniversary

Wani was killed along with his two associates by the security forces on this day in 2014 in Anantnag's district's Kokarnag area.

Since 2010, 467 local youth from 354 villages across Jammu-Kashmir have become militants

A report by security agencies has spotlighted the geographical spread of the militancy that was quelled in 2010, but which surged after the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani on July 8, 2016.

Local recruits & Burhan Wani’s killing: Security officials map militancy’s new patterns in the Valley

Typically, a fresh recruit today announces his entry into militant ranks by posing with a gun and posting that picture on social media.

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Would Have Kept Burhan Wani Alive, Held Dialogue With Him: Congress Leader Saifuddin Soz

Senior Congress leader Saifuddin Soz on Friday said the decision to kill Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani was not one he would have chosen, saying it would have been better to have had a dialogue with him. “Mere bas mein hota toh Burhan Wani ko zinda rakhta aur unse dialogue karta (If it were up to me, […]