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3-Ft-Tall Jaish Militant New ‘Security Headache’ in Jammu and Kashmir

3-Ft-Tall Jaish Militant New ‘Security Headache’ in Jammu and Kashmir

A 47-year-old militant, who is only three feet tall, is reported to be behind the recent attacks by the Jaish-e-Mohammed in Kashmir. According to police sources, Noor Mohammad Tantray, a resident of Tral in Pulwama district, has taken over command of the JeM in South Kashmir and is engineering the outfit’s bid to regroup in

Braid-Chopping In Kashmir: What Do We Know So Far

News Desk SRINAGAR, OCT 13———–Braid-chopping incidents have terrified Kashmiri people, especially women folk, due to the mystery surrounding the issue which was first reported from the desert state of Rajasthan in north India. However, in Kashmir Valley, things have taken ugly turn because most people believe government was responsible for the scare, even as the

Braid Chopping Incidents Trigger Protests In Kashmir

Srinagar, Oct 5 ——— The continued incidents of braid chopping and braid cutting rumors triggered protests and clashes in several parts of Kashmir Valley on Thursday during which police used teargas canisters to disperse the agitating crowds. The first incident of braid chopping was reported from Samboora area of Pampore in Pulwama district where locals

‘Surrender, Will Receive You With Open Arms’: Army, Police to Militants

Srinagar, September 11 —- Government forces including police, army and CRPF on Monday appealed to militants jointly to shun militancy and join mainstream for “safe, secure and bright future.” Addressing a joint press conference, the IGP Kashmir Muneer Ahmad Khan, GOC Victor Force Maj Gen BS Raju and IG CRPF (ops) Zulfikar Hassan assured militants of

27 Kashmiri Youth Arrested For ‘Stoning’ Minister’s cavalcade In Pulwama

Srinagar, March 3: Police have arrested twenty seven youth from Ratnipora village of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district for stoning the cavalcade of a junior minister of PDP-BJP government early this week. Official sources said that the police arrested twenty youths during night hours from their respective homes. A police official said all the youth were

2 Kashmiri Youth Picked Up Near Trishul Airbase

Two Kashmiri youth were picked up here “on suspicion” from near an area close to Trishul airbase and their identity was being verified, a senior officer said here today. “Mohabat Hussain (28) and Zafar Iqbal (30) were picked up last evening on suspicion from Ritahura Bazar last evening,” Additional Superintendent of Police Brijesh Srivastava said.