Fayaz Wani

7 including 4 members of a Delhi family killed in cable car accident in Kashmir

When heavy wind uprooted a tree, the tree fell on the ropes of the cable car which derailed the car from its pulley.

26 Jun 2017

CRPF men injured in militant attack in South Kashmir, rifles snatched

Militants on Tuesday attacked police and paramilitary personnel at five places in south Kashmir, injuring 10 CRPF personnel and snatching four rifles from policemen guarding residence of retired judge

14 Jun 2017

Security forces conduct CASO in Lal Chowk on militant presence

 The first CASO took plac in Srinagar after information about presence of militants.was received.

10 Jun 2017

Parties begin election campaign for Lok Sabha bypolls in Kashmir; PDP convention attacked by stone pelters

Bypolls to Srinagar-Budgam Lok Sabha seat in Central Kashmir and Anantnag-Pulwama seat in South Kashmir would be held on April 9 and April 12 respectively.

19 Mar 2017

Senior Prosecuting Officer in Jammu and Kashmir arrested on corruption charges

He had accepted Rs two lakhs bribe for not arraying a person as an accused in a murder case.

19 Mar 2017

Tough task for Mehbooba Mufti’s PDP to retain both Lok Sabha seats in Kashmir

The bypolls to Srinagar-Budgam and Anantnag-Pulwama Lok Sabha seats are being held on April 9 and April 12 respectively.

18 Mar 2017

Separatists say Pakistan proposal to declare Gilgit-Baltistan as province unacceptable

Kashmir, Ladakh, Jammu, Pakistan administered Kashmir (Pak) and Giglit Baltistan is a single entity and part of Jammu and Kashmir, they said.

17 Mar 2017

AFSPA to stay till peace returns: BJP

Khanna’s comments come a day after Chief Minister and PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti pitched for withdrawal of AFSPA from some areas.

17 Mar 2017

Separatist leaders detained, denied presser in Kashmir; mediamen assaulted by cops

The policemen deployed outside Geelani’s residence did not allow Mirwaiz and Malik to enter inside and also disallowed media from covering the joint press conference.

16 Mar 2017

PDP, BJP not on the same page on AFSPA revocation in Jammu & Kashmir

The saffron party says the controversial law should not be revoked until peace and normalcy has been restored

16 Mar 2017

Three militants, girl killed in Kupwara encounter

Police said that on a specific information about presence of some militants in Kalaroos area of the district, the forces laid a cordon and started a search operation.

15 Mar 2017

National Conference, Congress to jointly contest Lok Sabha bypolls in Kashmir, J-KCongress chief to fight against Mehbooba’s brother

As per the seat sharing agreement between the two parties, National Conference will contest Srinagar Lok Sabha seat while Congress will put its candidate for Anantnag parliamentary seat.

15 Mar 2017

Hizb Kashmir chief terms nationalism ‘un-Islamic’; asks militants, stone pelters to fight for Islam

In the 6 minute 14 seconds video, Zakir said nationalism and democracy are un-Islamic.

15 Mar 2017

Buoyed BJP wants to contest Lok Sabha bypolls in Kashmir, Mehbooba Mufti’s brother to contest from Anantnag seat

National Conference-Congress may forge pre-poll alliance, likely to contest a seat each.

14 Mar 2017

Cross-LoC bus service suspended as exchange of fire continues in J-K’s Poonch

The Indian troop was hit by 82 mm mortar shells fired by the Pakistan Army in second incident of ‘unprovoked’ ceasefire violation in the last three days.

13 Mar 2017