Articles by Sameer Yasir
Oct 23, 2013
BSF jawan killed as Pak rangers fire at almost 50 locations in JammuThere have been more brutal skirmishes since 2008 but this attack targetted 50 different locations.
Oct 16, 2013
Film on Kashmir human rights abuse blocked, director writes to UNCertified 'U' by censor board, govt steps in twice to stop screenings of film on Kunan-Poshpora rape and violence against women.
Oct 12, 2013
BJP aim to ride Modi wave to electoral success in JammuThis time around, there has been the Kishtwar saga, plus the growing popularity of Narendra Modi, a cause of concern for the Congress high command in Delhi, who are now reportedly thinking about a pre-poll alliance in the state.
Oct 06, 2013
Day 14 of Keran sector operation: para-shooters deployed by armyThe gunfight between the Indian army and Pakistani militants, which has been ongoing since late September 23 might come to an end soon with the Indian army preparing for its final assault
Oct 06, 2013
Massive statewide govt lockdown cripples Jammu & KashmirAround 4.5 lakh employees, out of around of 6 lakh state government employees are on strike.
Oct 04, 2013
Keran Sector: Fear mounts in Zirhama village but General claims it does not existThe years of peace have been shattered for Kashmiris in Kupwara's Keran Sector. Following the killing of Indian soldiers there have been verbal fights and skirmishes.
Sep 28, 2013
1 injured in Srinagar firing, hunt on for suspected militants in JammuThe search operation was sparked off after the cook of a primary school in Pathuual area said that she had been accosted by group of men in army fatigues at the school.
Sep 26, 2013
J&K: 12 dead as militants strike army, police; encounter onSeven people - five policemen and two civilians - have been killed in a militant attack at the Hiranagar police station near Kathua in Jammu.
Sep 25, 2013
Six years, no justice: Delhi gangrape verdict sparks hope in Kashmir familyWhat's point of a bravery award when justice is denied? asks father
Sep 23, 2013
CISF jawan killed in militant attack in Srinagar marketFiring by militants at 10.30 am in busy market area of Srinagar.