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Jan 13, 2019
Al-Badr chief Zeenat-ul-Islam, killed in Kulgam encounter, acted like 'Pied Piper' to expand group's South Kashmir baseZeenat-ul-Islam, one of the longest-surviving leaders of new age militancy, joined Al-Badr in November last year, saying that other outfits were "doing well" and he wanted "to strength and popularise the group".
Jan 05, 2019
In Kashmir, the institution of Mirwaiz is once again faced with an enemy who must not be namedIn Jammu and Kashmir, the authority of the Mirwaiz is again being challenged, in both politics as well as religion.
Dec 29, 2018
Security forces kill 4 Jaish-e-Muhammad militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama; civilians protest near encounter siteActing on specific information about the presence of militants in Hanjan area of Pulwama in south Kashmir, security forces launched a cordon and search operation, a police official said. He said as the forces were conducting searches, the hiding militants fired upon them.
Dec 24, 2018
Militant killings in Jammu and Kashmir this year rose 70%; a steady network of informers allowed spikeSince June, hardly a week has gone by in Jammu and Kashmir without a militant casualty. Till 23 December, at least 247 militants were killed, nearly all of them too poorly trained to understand the intricacies of guerrilla warfare.
Dec 22, 2018
Zakir Musa's aide among six militants killed in Pulwama encounter; army says war-like weapon stash recovered from terroristsSecurity forces had launched a cordon and search operation in Arampora village in Awantipora area of Pulwama on Saturday morning following specific intelligence input about the presence of militants there
Dec 06, 2018
Kashmiri terrorist Zakir Musa may be in Punjab disguised as Sikh; alert sounded in Bathinda, Ferozepur districtsThe intelligence reports have suggested that Musa could be disguised as a Sikh and wearing a turban. He is the Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind chief and is said to be aligned with a global terror group.
Nov 27, 2018
Three militants killed in two J&K encounters: Suspected Zakir Musa aide killed in Tral; 2 LeT terrorists gunned down in PulwamaAs per reports, the slain militant is believed to be a member of Zakir Musa led group Ansar Ul Ghazwatul Hind (GNS). The encounter took place after a joint team of army, CRPF and SOG cordoned off Hafoo in Tral following inputs about the presence of militants.
Nov 18, 2018
Amritsar grenade attack kills 3: Two arrested; Punjab CM says can't rule out role of Khalistani, Kashmiri groupsThree people were killed and at least 10 were injured in a blast at a religious gathering in Amritsar's Rajasansi village, police said.
Aug 23, 2018
Heckling of Farooq Abdullah not isolated instance; space for mainstream politics has been receding in J&KOn Wednesday, youth booed Farooq Abdullah and raised slogans in favour of top commander of an Al-Qaeda affiliate Zakir Musa.
Aug 20, 2018
Top commander of Al-Qaeda affiliate in Jammu & Kashmir urges Muslims to 'wage war' against Hindutva forces in audio clipZakir Musa, a top commander of the Ansar Ghawzat-Ul-Hind, an Al-Qaeda affiliate in Kashmir, has asked Muslims in India to 'wage a war' against Hindutva forces.