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J&K Panchayat Elections: Govt should postpone local polls; providing security for all contestants is impossible
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J&K Panchayat Elections: Govt should postpone local polls; providing security for all contestants is impossible

While the govt would not want to give in to threats from militants, it would be possible to explain a postponement of Jammu and Kashmir Gram Panchayat polls without referring to the threats

Jammu and Kashmir panchayat polls: Tensions brew in Valley after Hizbul Mujahideen issues acid attack threat
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Jammu and Kashmir panchayat polls: Tensions brew in Valley after Hizbul Mujahideen issues acid attack threat

Ahead of the next month's crucial Jammu and Kashmir panchayat elections, which will be a litmus test for the PDP-BJP coalition government, the Valley has been gripped with fear

Jammu and Kashmir Panchyat Election: Hizbul threatens to gouge out candidates' eyes, Nirmal Singh says militants are 'desperate'
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Jammu and Kashmir Panchyat Election: Hizbul threatens to gouge out candidates' eyes, Nirmal Singh says militants are 'desperate'

Days after Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti announced panchayat polls and hoped that the people would choose "ballots over bullets", Hizbul Mujahideen threatened to pour acid and gouge out eyes of those who participate in the electoral process.

Hizbul commander Riyaaz Naikoo's aide Showkat Ahmad Lone arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam
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Hizbul commander Riyaaz Naikoo's aide Showkat Ahmad Lone arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam

An overground worker of Hizbul Mujahideen outfit was on Thursday arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district

Mehbooba Mufti asks police to safeguard militants' families against retaliation for attack on cops, political workers
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Mehbooba Mufti asks police to safeguard militants' families against retaliation for attack on cops, political workers

Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday directed the police to ensure that families of militants are not targeted, according to media reports.

Braid cutting incidents in Kashmir turn into security nightmare; Hizbul, separatists spark protests against govt
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Braid cutting incidents in Kashmir turn into security nightmare; Hizbul, separatists spark protests against govt

The frequent incidents of braid cutting in Kashmir pose a new security challenge for government forces, who are already struggling to prevent mob attacks.

Abu Ismail killed: As yet another militant meets gory end, rift in their ranks is becoming apparent
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Abu Ismail killed: As yet another militant meets gory end, rift in their ranks is becoming apparent

The rift within the militants intensified after the Hizbul Mujahideen top leadership dissociated from its former commander Zakir Musa’s statement in which he had threatened to chop off the heads of Hurriyat leaders for seeking the creation of a secular state.

Hizbul Mujahideen names Mohammad Bin Qasim as new commander in Kashmir after Yasin Yatoo's encounter
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Hizbul Mujahideen names Mohammad Bin Qasim as new commander in Kashmir after Yasin Yatoo's encounter

The Hizbul Mujahideen militant outfit has named Mohammad Bin Qasim as its new commander in Kashmir following the killing of Yasin Yatoo on Sunday.

Hizbul Mujahideen's likely next commander Riyaz Naikoo a moderate; invited Kashmiri Pandits to return
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Hizbul Mujahideen's likely next commander Riyaz Naikoo a moderate; invited Kashmiri Pandits to return

Hizbul Mujahideen is most likely to elevate tech-savvy Riyaz Naikoo as its next commander, here's all you need to know about the militant who welcomed Kashmiri Pandits

After Sabzar Ahmad Bhat, Kashmir police sees tech-savvy Riyaz Naikoo as new face of Hizbul Mujahideen
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After Sabzar Ahmad Bhat, Kashmir police sees tech-savvy Riyaz Naikoo as new face of Hizbul Mujahideen

Following the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen militant commander, Sabzar Ahmad Bhat, police officials in Kashmir see another militant and tech-savvy Riyaz Ahmad Naikoo replacing Sabzar as the new commander in Kashmir.