Tag Archives: kashmir

Burhan Wani’s successor Sabzar Bhat gunned down by Army in Kashmir
27.05.17 - TEAM PT

Forces have shot down Sabzar Ahmad Bhat, a top Hizbul Mujahideen commander, in an encounter in Pulwama's Tral that has been going on since Friday.
Sabzar Ahmad Bhat is widely believed to have succeeded Burhan Wani, whose killing last year sparked months-long unrest and violence in ...

Six militants killed in J&K, as Army foils another infiltration bid along LoC
27.05.17 - TEAM PT

Six terrorists were killed by the Indian Army today as it foiled an infiltration attempt along the Line of Control or LoC in Rampur sector in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district. The operation was carried out after the alert soldiers noticed suspicious movement along the LoC ...

In war-like zone, let our Army officers decide, says Arun Jaitley
24.05.17 - TEAM PT

Reiterating its strong defence of Major Leetul Gogoi, the Army officer at the centre of a controversy over tying an alleged stone-pelter to a jeep to rescue trapped polling staff and local police in Budgam, the government said military officers should be allowed to take ...

FREEDOM OF SPEECH? Govt bans Facebook, Whatsapp,20 other social media sites in Kashmir
26.04.17 - TEAM PT

In the wake of prevailing situation in the Valley, Jammu and Kashmir government on Wednesday ordered suspension of social media in the trouble-hit region for a period of one month or till further orders are in place. According to officials, the Home Department via a ...

Kashmiri youth tied in front of army jeep, used as human shield; Video goes viral
14.04.17 - TEAM PT

Two days after a video showing army soldiers being heckled by alleged goons in Kashmir, another clip that has gone viral on social media has caused outrage. This time a video clip of a Kashmiri youth allegedly tied in front of an army jeep as ...

Modi prisoner of his image, doing TRP politics: Rahul Gandhi
02.12.16 - TEAM PT

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Friday tore into the BJP-led NDA government’s demonetisation and Kashmir policies and asserted that Prime Minister Narendra Modi based his entire policy making strategy on TRPs.

Addressing the Congress Parliamentary Party meeting in the Parliament House in the absence of his ...

17 Soldiers Dead In Attack at Army Base in Kashmir's Uri, 4 Terrorists Killed, PM Modi vows action
18.09.16 - TEAM PT

 In one of the deadliest attacks on the Army in recent years, 17 jawans were killed as heavily armed militants stormed a battalion headquarters of the force in North Kashmir's Uri town in the wee hours on Sunday.

Four militants involved in the terror strike were ...

Mehbooba Mufti walks out of press conference as Rajnath tries to pacify her
25.08.16 - TEAM PT

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today lost her cool and abruptly ended a press conference being addressed by her and union Home Minister Rajnath Singh here when journalists asked questions about her role in dealing with the current unrest. She suddenly got up, ...

Government agrees to discuss Kashmir issue in Rajya Sabha
09.08.16 - TEAM PT

Opposition parties on Tuesday once again sought a discussion in the Rajya Sabha on the unrest in Jammu and Kashmir. The government agreed and said a discussion will take place on Wednesday.

Raising the issue, Naresh Athawale of the Samajwadi Party (SP) wanted to know when ...

Kashmir unrest: Omar asks when will PM 'wake up to crisis'
06.08.16 - TEAM PT

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah has questioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi's silence on the situation in the Valley which he termed as heart breaking and worrying.

"Heart breaking & worrying in equal measure. At what point will the Centre (read Hon PM) wake ...

Four terrorists killed, another apprehended during encounter in Kupwara
26.07.16 - TEAM PT

Four militants were killed and another was caught alive by security forces during an encounter in Naugam sector near the Line of Control in Kashmir's Kupwara district today.

The incident occurred when Border Security Forces (BSF) exchanged fire with terrorists in the region.

"Four terrorists have been ...

PDP Legislator Injured After His Vehicle, Attacked By Crowd, Turns Over
18.07.16 - TEAM PT

Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) legislator Mohammad Khalil Bandh was injured after a crowd allegedly attacked his vehicle when he was on his way to Srinagar.

Police and PDP however denied any mob attack saying Bandh’s vehicle met with a road accident that caused injuries to him.

According ...




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