NIA files chargesheet against ex-J&K cop for attack on CRPF convoy; constable had joined Hizbul ranks in 2017
The case relates to the attack on the CRPF convoy at Tethar in Banihal area of Ramban district by a terrorist who had exploded a car laden with explosives on 30 March, 2019,
The NIA said Para had been arrested in connection with the Naveed Babu-Davinder Singh case for supporting the Hizbul Mujahideen in a conspiracy
PDP leader Parvaiz Bhat's personal security officer shot dead after militants open fire on Srinagar home
Bhat, who was a militant himself with the Hizbul Mujahideen before he joined the PDP, also claimed that Monday's was the third attack on his life since he joined politics
Saifullah, who had taken command of the outfit after the killing of Riyaz Naikoo in May, was one of the most wanted militants in the Valley and involved in several attacks on the security forces, an official said
The army's comments came a day after three militants from Hizbul Mujahideen were killed in north Kashmir. In recent years, only the ultras from LeT and JeM had been neutralised in the area
Kashmiris and the myth of the monolith: How Valley 'experts' disregard internal dissent and resistance to regressive aspiration of azaadi
The hapless Kashmiris who were forced into this proxy guerrilla war in the late 80s and early 90s, have to deal with either the mainstream "narrative" terming them as secessionists or willy-nilly as terrorists, depending which side of the binary one is. Add to that the helplessness of having to prove your Kashmiri-ness time and again whether in public or private life.
Delhi court grants bail to suspended J&K DSP Davinder Singh as police fail to file chargesheet within 90 days
Suspended Jammu and Kashmir DSP Davinder Singh, arrested while ferrying two Hizb-ul-Mujahideen terrorists in a vehicle on the Srinagar-Jammu Highway earlier this year, was granted bail by a Delhi court on Friday, his lawyer said.
Hizbul Mujahideen is marching to its grave: Kashmir's once-feared terror group is roiled by infighting, low on resources and lacking local leadership
In the past two weeks alone, a record number of Hizbul cadre — many young recruits who have joined in recent months — have been slain in police-led operations.
Five militants killed in exchange of fire during encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district
In yet another operational success, security forces gunned down five militants in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district on Wednesday, taking the number of ultras killed in the last four days to 14, police said.
2G mobile internet restored in 8 of 10 districts in Kashmir hours after Supreme Court ruled out immediate restoration of 4G services in J&K
Mobile internet services at 2G speed were restored in the Kashmir valley, except Pulwama and Shopian districts, hours after the Supreme Court ruled out an immediate restoration of 4G services in Jammu and Kashmir.
Hizbul commander Riyaz Naikoo killed by security forces in J&K's Pulwama, say reports; mobile internet suspended in region
Riyaz Naikoo, a top Hizbul Mujahideen commander who had been on the run for eight years, has reportedly been killed by security forces
Editors Guild slams J&K enforcement agencies' action against journalists Masrat Zahra, Peerzada Ashiq, demands withdrawal of charges
The Editors Guild of India on Tuesday expressed concern over the "high-handed manner" in which the law enforcement agencies in Jammu and Kashmir used prevailing laws aganst The Hindu journalist Peerzada Ashiq and freelance photographer Mazrat Zahra
At UN, India asks Pakistan to stop terror funding and dismantle militant camps operating from its soil
India's terse statement came a week after the Paris-based Financial Action Task Force (FATF) decided to retain Pakistan on its 'Grey List' and warned the country of stern action if it fails to prosecute and penalise those involved in terror funding emanating from its jurisdiction.
FATF to keep Pakistan in 'grey list' as Turkey, Malaysia extend support; decision comes week after Hafiz Saeed's conviction
The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) is likely to keep Pakistan in the grey list and not put it in the black list, reports said on Tuesday. Earlier in the day, the global terror financing watchdog held a review meeting on whether Pakistan had taken sufficient steps and implemented its plan of action to fight terrorism.
PSA has been used over the decades in Kashmir as a quick-fix, but longterm damage on the republic will be serious
As Indians debate the incarceration of three former chief ministers under the PSA — Sheikh Abdullah's son, Farooq Abdullah; grandson, Omar Abdullah; their dogged opponent, Mehbooba Mufti— it's critical to understand the PSA isn't significant just for its constitutional perversions
NIA to quiz former J&K MLA Sheikh Abdul Rashid, arrested in terror funding case, for links with Hizbul commander
The NIA had registered the case against separatist and secessionist leaders, including unknown members of the Hurriyat Conference, who have been acting in connivance with active militants of proscribed terrorist organisations Hizbul Mujahideen, Dukhtaran-e-Millat, Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and other outfits and gangs in 2016.
Security tightened in Jammu and Kashmir ahead of Republic Day; all infiltration routes barricaded, check posts set up say officials
Jammu and Kashmir Lt Governor GC Murmu will take the salute at the Maulana Azad Stadium, the main venue of the Republic Day function in the newly created Union Territory on 26 January
Actor Soni Razdan claims Afzal Guru was made 'a scapegoat', demands 'solid inquiry' into his hanging
Razdan shared a link to a news story detailing Afzal Guru's letter to his lawyer in early 2000s indicating that suspended Jammu and Kashmir DSP Davinder Singh was involved in the conspiracy to attack the Indian Parliament
Three Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists, including former special police officer, killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian
Three Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists, including a police deserter, were killed in an encounter with security forces in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday, police said.
NIA registers case against Jammu and Kashmir DSP Davinder Singh, who was arrested while ferrying terrorists out of Valley
Police had arrested Davinder on Saturday at Mir Bazar in Kulgam district of south Kashmir along with Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists Naveed Babu and Altaf, besides an unidentified lawyer who was working as an overground worker for terror outfits.