Articles by Sameer Yasir
Jun 13, 2017
Kashmir unrest: Lack of fear among young Kashmiris exacerbates situation in the ValleyThe fear of death seems to have vanished in Kashmir and it is not at all good news for people who care about Kashmir
Jun 12, 2017
LoC infiltration bid averted: After foiling LeT suicide squad, army wary of more Uri-style attacks in KashmirAt around midnight on Friday, a group of militants had cut a hole in the 550-kilometre fence lining a section of the 740-kilometre Line of Control, and entered Kashmir
Jun 11, 2017
Army, police, CRPF storm Srinagar's Lal Chowk to 'cordon and search' in joint operationLocals said they don't remember the last time when the army, police and CRPF came together to carry out cordon and search operations in Lal Chowk
Jun 08, 2017
Army expects more gun battles along LOC as infiltration bids rise in Kashmir and Pir Panjal Range in JammuThe summer is going to be very hot along the Line of Control (LoC), believe experts as Indian Army sees an increase in infiltration bids not just in Kashmir, but in the Pir Panjal range in Jammu as well
Jun 07, 2017
Kashmir unrest: Student killed in clashes during security forces' search operation in ShopianSecurity forces in Kashmir opened fire at protesters, with one of the bullets fatally injuring Adil Farooq Magrey, a Class X student.
Jun 06, 2017
Faces of Kashmir militancy part 2: Many of them came out of jail only to pick up the gun againA majority of these wanted men are locals who joined the militant ranks over the last few years, except for two of them who worked as 'over ground workers' for years for different militant outfits before joining them fully recently.
Jun 05, 2017
Faces of Kashmir militancy part 1: Police harassment, religious beliefs echo among Valley's most wanted youthsThe Indian Army has released a list of 12 most wanted terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir. This is the first in a two-part series that profiles these wanted men.
Jun 02, 2017
Kashmir unrest: Protesters back on streets after cops gun down two militants in BaramullaThe unrest on the streets of Kashmir is refusing to die down with fresh violence reported from across the central, south and north regions of the Valley on Friday
Jun 01, 2017
Kashmir unrest: Shutting down of schools, colleges to curb protests highlights state govt's hypocrisyShutting down of educational institutions to prevent student protests has become a new norm for the Mehbooba Mufti-led PDP-BJP coalition in Kashmir.
May 31, 2017
Kashmir unrest: Major Gogoi not the first, New Delhi has a history of 'promoting' violence in the ValleyIn the past, all officers involved in heinous crimes perpetrated against people in Kashmir have been rewarded, given promotions & post-retirement benefits.