Hizbul Mujahideen

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The Hindu
First-time offenders to go scot-free in J&Kthrowing stones and damaging public property in the Kashmir Valley in violent p
The Hindu / Posted 12 hours ago
throwing stones and damaging public property in the Kashmir Valley in violent protests that broke after July 8, 2016, when Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) commander Burhan Wani was killed in an encounter with security forces. “Of the 700 young men who face... Read more
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Business Standard India
Over 4,500 cases against first-time offenders in J&K to be droppedcases against stone pelters were registered from July last year when unrest bro
Business Standard India / Posted 15 hours ago
cases against stone pelters were registered from July last year when unrest broke out in Kashmir following the death of Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Burhan Wani in an encounter, they said. Out of these, over 4,500 cases were registered against... Read more
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asianage
4,500 cases against youth involved in stone-pelting for first time to be droppedcases against stone pelters were registered from July last year when unrest bro
asianage / Posted 15 hours ago
cases against stone pelters were registered from July last year when unrest broke out in Kashmir following the death of Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Burhan Wani in an encounter, they said. Out of these, over 4,500 cases were registered against... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
After Majid Khan’s surrender, two mothers in Kashmir urge ‘militant’ sons to return homeyou. Come back, my Irfan,” she says in the video widely shared on social media
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 15 hours ago
you. Come back, my Irfan,” she says in the video widely shared on social media on Tuesday. Shariafabad is the village of Hizbul Mujahideen militant Burhan Wani, who was killed by security forces in July 2016. The death of Wani, a social-media... Read more
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dna
Healing touch in Kashmir: Centre asks state govt to withdraw stone pelting cases against first-time offenderscases against stone pelters were registered from July last year when unrest bro
dna / Posted 15 hours ago
cases against stone pelters were registered from July last year when unrest broke out in Kashmir following the death of Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Burhan Wani in an encounter, they said. Out of these, over 4,500 cases were registered against... Read more
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dna
No authoritative info on presence of Islamic state in J&K: Home Ministryof weapons. Officials said the Tehrik-Ul-Mujahideen was founded much before th
dna / Posted yesterday
of weapons. Officials said the Tehrik-Ul-Mujahideen was founded much before the Pakistan-based group Lashkar-e-Taiba and Hizbul Mujahideen came into existence. After the killing of Mujees, Adil Ahmed has been appointed the group's commander in... Read more
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dna
For peace in the Valley, Centre must focus on youthIt is here that the Indian government can play a delicate role. In the aftermat
dna / Posted 2 days ago
It is here that the Indian government can play a delicate role. In the aftermath of the killing of the commander of the Hizbul Mujahideen chief Burhan Wani, recruitment by terrorist agencies has seen a hockey stick growth. Partly to blame for... Read more
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The Hindu
Islamic State’s news agency claims responsibility for Srinagar attackon the group of Musa, who claims to head the al-Qaeda chapter, Ansar Ghazwat-ul
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
on the group of Musa, who claims to head the al-Qaeda chapter, Ansar Ghazwat-ul-Hind, in Kashmir. Musa split from the Hizbul Mujahideen earlier this year. One militant, Tauseef Ahmad, was also arrested during the operation in... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Restrictions in parts of Srinagar in view of recent anti-militancy operations in the valleydead last evening after he was injured in the shoot-out. The slain militant wa
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
dead last evening after he was injured in the shoot-out. The slain militant was an associate of Zakir Musa, who left the Hizbul Mujahideen to float an IS affiliate in Kashmir. Mir’s killing was followed by the killing of six LeT militants in... Read more
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The Hindu
In Kashmir, militancy is a black hole that sucks in young starshis M.Phil. in Urdu when he was reported missing on November 3. Now, he is beli
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
his M.Phil. in Urdu when he was reported missing on November 3. Now, he is believed to have joined the militant group Hizbul Mujahideen. According to a senior counter-insurgency official, “Fayaz has no history of participating in any major... Read more
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The Hindu
Why was J&K cold to interlocutor?incidents in which pellet guns were used by security forces at protesters. The
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
incidents in which pellet guns were used by security forces at protesters. The incidents occurred after July 8, 2016 when Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani was killed in an encounter with security forces. Unlike other delegations, Mr. Sharma... Read more
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Business Standard India
Over 60% Indians want Centre to use more military force in J&K: Pew surveyThe state has been on the edge since the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen militant
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
The state has been on the edge since the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen militant Burhan Wani by security forces in July last year. It has witnessed widespread clashes between the security forces and civilians since then. According to the survey... Read more
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The Hindu
Pakistan says committed to peace, offers to resume talks with Indiaceasefire by Pakistani forces have further deteriorated bilateral ties. The st
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
ceasefire by Pakistani forces have further deteriorated bilateral ties. The statement of Pakistani leadership eulogising Hizbul Mujahideen militant Burhan Wani after his killing in Jammu and Kashmir in July 2016 further soured the relations... Read more
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dna
Videos of glorified militants stage a comeback in Kashmirthe attire of the militants as Kashmir is witnessing sub-zero temperatures. In
dna / Posted 6 days ago
the attire of the militants as Kashmir is witnessing sub-zero temperatures. In another video, two militant commanders of Hizbul Mujahideen and Lashkar-e-Taiba are seen wrestling in a room while a commentary runs in the background about the... Read more
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dna
Kashmiri footballer drops ball, picks up gun for LeTjoin are sketchy, friends believe that Majid's turn towards terrorism came when
dna / Posted 6 days ago
join are sketchy, friends believe that Majid's turn towards terrorism came when his friend Yawar Nisar, who had joined the Hizbul Mujahideen in July this year, died. After joining the outfit, Nisar died within a fortnight in an encounter with the... Read more
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The Hindu
Hizbul Mujahideen militants held after encounterTwo local Hizbul Mujahideen militants, who escaped at the end of a day-long enc
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
Two local Hizbul Mujahideen militants, who escaped at the end of a day-long encounter in Kulgam’s Qazigund area on Tuesday, were arrested from two separate spots on Wednesday. A police official said combing operation in the Kund Nowbug area around... Read more
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dna
Hurriyat vs Kashmir: Separatist body’s snub to Sharma is political posturingIn the aftermath of the killing of the Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani,
dna / Posted 9 days ago
In the aftermath of the killing of the Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani, a new spell of violence seems to have been unleashed in Jammu & Kashmir. Recruitment by terrorist organisations, which was otherwise dormant prior to his killing, has... Read more
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The Hindu
Disenchanted Kashmiris sceptical of peace processincidents where pellet guns were used by security forces on protesters. The inc
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
incidents where pellet guns were used by security forces on protesters. The incidents occurred after July 8, 2016, when Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani was killed in an encounter with security forces. In a major shift from its earlier... Read more
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dna
Hizbul Mujahideen's over ground worker Showkat Ahmad Lone arrestedThe Jammu and Kashmir police on Thursday arrested Hizbul Mujahideen's Over Grou
dna / Posted 12 days ago
The Jammu and Kashmir police on Thursday arrested Hizbul Mujahideen's Over Ground Worker (OGW) Showkat Ahmad Lone. The Kulgam police also recovered one Pistol and four rounds from him. On October 16, in a crackdown on terror module, the Security... Read more
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Business Standard India
Jaish chief Azhar's nephew killed in Kashmir, rifle used byhim, the presence of JeM militants in the Valley is an indication that Pakistan
Business Standard India / Posted 14 days ago
him, the presence of JeM militants in the Valley is an indication that Pakistan thinks the "capacity and the propensity" of Hizbul Mujahideen to survive has reduced. My understanding is that there is too much relationship between this and... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Will neutralise any terrorists on Indian soil: Army chief Bipin Rawata shorter and lighter variant of the American origin M-16 A2 assault rifle. The
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 14 days ago
a shorter and lighter variant of the American origin M-16 A2 assault rifle. The seizure comes days after a picture of a Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist was circulated on social media holding another variant of the M-16 rifle. The American origin... Read more
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dna
Masood Azhar's nephew, two other terrorists killed in encounter, Army jawan martyredthe region. On October 16, in a crackdown on terror module, the Security force
dna / Posted 15 days ago
the region. On October 16, in a crackdown on terror module, the Security forces arrested two Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and on Hizbul Mujahideen militant in Jammu and Kashmir. Earlier, two Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) top commanders including a prime... Read more
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dna
DNA Exclusive: Pakistan terror apparatus planning strikes to derail talks in Valleyand intercepts at these locations indicate they are planning a strike. Over th
dna / Posted 15 days ago
and intercepts at these locations indicate they are planning a strike. Over the last one year, since the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander, there has been an escalation in violence. The stone-pelting mobs including women and children... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Plans to update security cover for political leaders in south Kashmirforces of late, though new army camps were built in the area to counter growing
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 18 days ago
forces of late, though new army camps were built in the area to counter growing militant activities after the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani in July last year. “Prima facie it seems a militant action,” Ambarkar said and... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
K govt suspends Hizb chief Syed Salahuddin’s son from agriculture dept jobThe Jammu and Kashmir government on Thursday suspended Hizbul Mujahideen chief
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 19 days ago
The Jammu and Kashmir government on Thursday suspended Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin’s son Syed Shahid Yousuf from his agriculture department job, 10 days after he was arrested by the NIA in a terror-funding case, officials said. Yousuf,... Read more
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dna
Hizbul chief Syed Salahuddin's son Shahid Yousuf suspended from J&K government jobJammu and Kashmir government on Thursday suspended Syed Shahid Yousuf, son of H
dna / Posted 19 days ago
Jammu and Kashmir government on Thursday suspended Syed Shahid Yousuf, son of Hizbul-Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin, from his agriculture department job. Last month, Shahid Yousuf was arrested by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) in... Read more
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dna
Picture of Hizbul terrorrist holding US-made AR-15 M4 rifle goes viralSecurity agencies have launched an investigation after a photograph showing a H
dna / Posted 19 days ago
Security agencies have launched an investigation after a photograph showing a Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist brandishing a US-made AR-15 M4 rifle in an orchard in Kashmir went viral on social media. An intelligence officer said prime facie it looked... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
BJP youth leader killed in south Kashmir’s Shopian, police hint at militant linkleft their homes in Shopian and believed to have joined militant groups securit
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 19 days ago
left their homes in Shopian and believed to have joined militant groups security forces killed Burhan Wani, a leader of the Hizbul Mujahideen group, in July 2016. Three militants, including Wani’s successor, were killed in an overnight gunfight... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Running out of militants and arms, Hizbul Mujahideen trying to lure Kashmir policemenKashmir’s home-grown militant outfit, Hizbul Mujahideen, is trying to lure poli
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 20 days ago
Kashmir’s home-grown militant outfit, Hizbul Mujahideen, is trying to lure police personnel to fill its dwindling ranks and armoury after a string of reverses since last year, officials told HT said quoting intelligence reports. The latest... Read more
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dna
Five jawans injured after militants attack CRPF bus in J&K's Anantnagof Srinagar. On October 16, in a crackdown on terror module, the Security forc
dna / Posted 20 days ago
of Srinagar. On October 16, in a crackdown on terror module, the Security forces arrested two Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and on Hizbul Mujahideen militant in Jammu and Kashmir. Earlier, two Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) top commanders including a prime... Read more
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New Kerala
Shahid Yusuf to be produced before NIA court after expiry of 7-day remand - newkerala news #284884New Delhi , Nov. 1 : The National Investigation Agency (NIA) will produce Hizbu
New Kerala / Posted 20 days ago
New Delhi , Nov. 1 : The National Investigation Agency (NIA) will produce Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin's son Syed Shahid Yusuf before the special court here on Wednesday. Earlier on October 25, the NIA court had sent Yusuf to a seven-day... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Two men arrested while going to Pakistan-occupied Kashmir for arms trainingyouths,” he added. The arrested men disclosed during preliminary interrogation
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 21 days ago
youths,” he added. The arrested men disclosed during preliminary interrogation that they were motivated by an active Hizbul Mujahideen militant, Adnan, operating in Pulwama/Awantipora of south Kashmir, to join the militant ranks and go to PoK... Read more
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BBC News
The mysterious 'braid choppers' of Kashmirthe state government of failing to protect the "dignity" of their "mothers, dau
BBC News / Posted 21 days ago
the state government of failing to protect the "dignity" of their "mothers, daughters and sisters." Even militant group Hizbul Mujahideen has weighed in, alleging that this is a "ploy" by the Indian government to "counter militant attacks" as... Read more
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The Hindu
There can be no solution under the shadow of the gun: Dineshwar Sharmait closely and took several steps to ensure that the youth don’t fall for such
The Hindu / Posted 21 days ago
it closely and took several steps to ensure that the youth don’t fall for such propaganda. Wasn’t the gunning down of Hizbul Mujahideen ‘commander’ Burhan Wani and two others by security forces in July 8, 2016 the reason behind the... Read more
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dna
431 Pakistani minorities, mostly Hindus, will be eligible to get PAN and Aadhaar cardsby Pakistani forces have further deteriorated bilateral relations. The stateme
dna / Posted 23 days ago
by Pakistani forces have further deteriorated bilateral relations. The statement of Pakistani leadership eulogising Hizbul Mujahideen militant Burhan Wani after his killing in Jammu and Kashmir in July 2016 further soured the relations... Read more
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Business Standard India
431 Pakistani Hindus given long-term visas; can get Aadhaar, buy propertyby Pakistani forces have further deteriorated bilateral relations. The stateme
Business Standard India / Posted 23 days ago
by Pakistani forces have further deteriorated bilateral relations. The statement of Pakistani leadership eulogising Hizbul Mujahideen militant Burhan Wani after his killing in Jammu and Kashmir in July 2016 further soured the relations... Read more
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asianage
431 Pak Hindus granted long-term visas by Govt, to get PAN, Aadhaar cardsby Pakistani forces have further deteriorated bilateral relations. The stateme
asianage / Posted 23 days ago
by Pakistani forces have further deteriorated bilateral relations. The statement of Pakistani leadership eulogising Hizbul Mujahideen militant Burhan Wani after his killing in Jammu and Kashmir in July 2016 further soured the relations... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
431 Pakistani Hindus given long-term visas by India, eligible for PAN, Aadhaarby Pakistani forces have further deteriorated bilateral relations. The stateme
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 23 days ago
by Pakistani forces have further deteriorated bilateral relations. The statement of Pakistani leadership eulogising Hizbul Mujahideen militant Burhan Wani after his killing in Jammu and Kashmir in July 2016 further soured the relations... Read more
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dna
Two terrorists killed in encounter in Bandipora's Hajin, heavy stone pelting underwaygunbattle. On October 16, in a crackdown on terror module, the Security forces
dna / Posted 24 days ago
gunbattle. On October 16, in a crackdown on terror module, the Security forces arrested two Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and on Hizbul Mujahideen militant in Jammu and Kashmir. Earlier, two Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) top commanders including a prime... Read more
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dna
Encounter breaks out between militants, security forces in Bandiporaunderway. On October 16, in a crackdown on terror module, the Security forces
dna / Posted 24 days ago
underway. On October 16, in a crackdown on terror module, the Security forces arrested two Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and on Hizbul Mujahideen militant in Jammu and Kashmir. Earlier, two Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) top commanders including a prime... Read more
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dna
Congress slugfest over ISIS operatives' arrestpolls. "Is it not true that the PDP-BJP government in Jammu and Kashmir offered
dna / Posted 24 days ago
polls. "Is it not true that the PDP-BJP government in Jammu and Kashmir offered compensation and job to the family of (Hizbul Mujahideen commander) Burhan Wani? Isn't it true that the state government made Asiya Andrabi, involved in anti-India... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
BJP resorting to ‘conspiracy’ fearing Gujarat defeat: Cong on Ahmed Patel issueterrorism. “Is it not true that the PDP-BJP government in Jammu and Kashmir of
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 24 days ago
terrorism. “Is it not true that the PDP-BJP government in Jammu and Kashmir offered compensation and job to the family of (Hizbul Mujahideen commander) Burhan Wani? Isn’t it true that the state government made Asiya Andrabi, involved in anti-India... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Missing Kashmir policeman suspected of joining LeT after social media photoMay , a constable from Shopian, Syed Naveed Mushtaq, decamped with four service
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 25 days ago
May , a constable from Shopian, Syed Naveed Mushtaq, decamped with four service rifles and joined the militant group Hizbul Mujahideen. Two months later, Zahoor Ahmad Thokar — who was with the 173 Territorial Army Engineering regiment at... Read more
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dna
Kashmir can't turn into Syria, deradicalising youth top priorityand spent 25 years in the IB and headed the agency between 2014 and 2016. Over
dna / Posted 25 days ago
and spent 25 years in the IB and headed the agency between 2014 and 2016. Over the last one year since the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani, there has been an escalation in violence. Stone-pelting mobs including women and... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Priority is to prevent Kashmir from turning into Syria, says govt interlocutor Dineshwar Sharmaas soon as possible from all sides. The youth of Kashmir like Zakir Musa (Kashm
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 25 days ago
as soon as possible from all sides. The youth of Kashmir like Zakir Musa (Kashmir Al Qaeda chief) and Burhan Wani (slain Hizbul Mujahideen commander) get hype when they talk about (establishing Islamic) Caliphate,” said Sharma. He said the way... Read more
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The Hindu
The Kashmir gambitand of the mainstream with separatist thought, even including an abortive attem
The Hindu / Posted 26 days ago
and of the mainstream with separatist thought, even including an abortive attempt for talks with the militant group, Hizbul Mujahideen, in 2000. Fast forward to the present In 2017, the landscape in Kashmir seems far removed from a decade... Read more
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New Kerala
Police constable shot at in J-K's Shopian - newkerala news #283314was injured when terrorists opened fire on a police contingent at a bus stand i
New Kerala / Posted 26 days ago
was injured when terrorists opened fire on a police contingent at a bus stand in Anantnag, Jammu and Kashmir. The incident was reported hours after a terrorist - a district commander of Hizbul Mujahideen - was killed in an encounter... Read more
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The Hindu
NIA raids houses of Salahuddin’s sons in ValleyThe National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday carried out searches at the
The Hindu / Posted 27 days ago
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday carried out searches at the residence Shahid Yousuf Shah, son of Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin, in central Kashmir’s Budagm. Another son’s premises were also searched Shahid Yousuf Shah... Read more
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dna
NIA raids house of Syed Salahuddin's son in Jammu and Kashmir's BudgamThe National Investigation of Agency officials raided the house of Hizbul Mujah
dna / Posted 27 days ago
The National Investigation of Agency officials raided the house of Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin's son in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam today. J&K: NIA raided the house of Syed Salahuddin's son Syed Shahid Yousuf, in Soibugh village of... Read more
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dna
Interlocutor won't affect counter-terror operations: Army Chief175 terrorists so far, including several top commanders of outfits like Lashkar
dna / Posted 27 days ago
175 terrorists so far, including several top commanders of outfits like Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT), Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) and Hizbul Mujahideen. Last year forces had gunned down 150 terrorists, while the toll was 101 and 104 in 2015 and 2016... Read more
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