Missing south Kashmir Army man joins Hizb

Missing south Kashmir Army man joins Hizb

An Army man who had gone missing from south Kashmir earlier this month has joined the Hizbul Mujahideen militant group, police officials told a news agency today. His picture which shows the missing Army man holding an AK-47 rifle has gone viral on social media. Idrees Mir, who was posted in the Army’s Jammu and […]

Civilian shot at in Shopian

Civilian shot at in Shopian

A civilian was injured after shot at by unknown gunman at Pinjora area of south Kashmir’s Shopian district on Sunday evening, reports said. The unknown gunman opened fire upon the youth identified as Kifayat Ahmad Mir son of Bashir Ahmad Mir. Kifayat, a resident of Moolu village, was hit with a bullet in his leg. […]

When a dying rebel wrote ‘Kalima’ with his blood in Shopian’s Kachdoora

When a dying rebel wrote ‘Kalima’ with his blood in Shopian’s Kachdoora

By Aasif Sultan Shopian: As government forces pounded Niyaz Ahmad Lone’s two-storey house with mortar shells at Kachdoora village in south Kashmir’s Shopian district on Sunday, a dying rebel was writing on the wall as to what he was fighting for.  As the dust settled and people rushed to clear the debris, they found the […]