Handwara News

Handwara encounter still in progress: J&K Police

A senior J&K Police officer told The Sunday Express that firing took place again during the operation on Saturday. “No dead bodies have been recovered so far. The operation is still in progress,” said the officer.

Handwara encounter: Three militants, one civilian killed in overnight operation by security forces

A 25-year-old woman, identified as Mysra, was also killed in cross firing during the encounter, said a senior police officer.


The Handwara Harbinger

Is this the beginning of another scorching summer of discontent in the Valley?

Handwara: Three security force bunkers removed from market

The municipal authorities also erected a board on the premises of the bunker, marking the place for conversion into a public park.

Handwara protests: One arrested, manhunt launched to nab second accused

Hilal Ahmed Bandey was among the two persons named by the Handwara girl in her statement before Chief Judicial Magistrate.

Handwara girl meets CJM, repeats clean chit to Army

The girl along with her father was presented before the Chief Judicial Magistrate Handwara last evening and her statement was recorded, police said in a statement.


Handwara killings: HC queries J&K police on 'detention' of girl, kin

The mother of the 16-year-old girl, filed a petition before the High Court today seeking release of her daughter and two other relatives from "illegal detention" of police.

Deliberate attempt to destabilise Kashmir economy: PDP leader

Five persons were killed in the unrest that began on Tuesday following allegations of molestation of a girl in Handwara

Handwara protests: Girl, father in custody, kin demand release

DIG for North Kashmir Uttam Chand said the girl’s father too was in their custody.

Handwara fallout: Mobile internet suspended in several areas of Kashmir

Strict restrictions have been imposed in Kupwara town, Kralgund, Handwara, Magam and Langate areas in north Kashmir to maintain law and order, a police official said.

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Handwara firing: Curfew imposed, four killed so far

Curfew has been imposed in north Kashmir’s Handwara and its neighbouring areas.