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Burhan Wani

J&K: Militants changing sanctuaries under pressure from security forces

South Kashmir has been the hotbed of insurgency especially after militant commander Burhan Wani was killed by Indian Army in July 2016

23 Oct 2020 8:11 PM

Burhan Wani anniversary: Kashmir Valley remains shut

Wani’s killing also inspired hundreds of Kashmir’s youth to join militants’ ranks

09 Jul 2020 12:40 AM

Letter urging bandh on Burhan Wani's death anniversary not by Geelani, is fake: J-K Police

A police spokesman said that a case (FIR No 265/2020) under section 13 ULA(P) Act, 505 IPC (public mischief) has been registered.

08 Jul 2020 10:39 AM

Burhan Wani episode helped avoid violence post Art 370 move

Assessment of security forces operating on the ground is that “no hasty” decision should be taken to ease restrictions on communication.

24 Aug 2019 2:02 AM

No time to parley

The author also feels that more than celebrities, it is the common man that has the power to stem this tide of hate on social media.

14 Aug 2019 12:04 AM


Kashmir Valley shut on Burhan Wani’s death anniversary

Schools, shops in Valley closed; Amarnath yatra from Jammu suspended.

09 Jul 2019 2:51 AM

Burhan Wani's 3rd death anniversary: Shutdown in Srinagar today

Additional security forces were deployed in sensitive areas to foil any protest and maintain law and order in the Valley.

08 Jul 2019 12:24 PM

No vote cast from Burhan Wani's village, only 15 from Pulwama suicide bomber's native

Zero polling was witnessed from the villages of other top militant commanders in south Kashmir.

07 May 2019 8:34 AM

J&K: Burhan Wani group member killed in encounter

The killing of militants sparked off protests by surging crowds who soon clashed with security forces near the encounter site.

04 May 2019 6:46 AM

Film planned in Pakistan to glorify slain Burhan Wani

The title role of Wani in the film is to be played by Pakistan’s ruling party PTI leader and controversial religious preacher Aamir Liaquat Husain.

28 Apr 2019 6:59 AM


Paradise fails to attract tourists due to violence, negative publicity

J&K govt claims 8 lakh domestic and 50,000 foreign tourists visited the Valley in 2018, tour operators say these figures are exaggerated.

29 Dec 2018 1:44 AM

Sushma’s tough line justified

The fundamental problem with the government’s handling of Pakistan is its mishandling of Kashmir.

01 Oct 2018 12:01 AM

Don't teach lessons on nationalism, answer questions raised: Cong asks PM Modi

The Congress leader charged that every time demonetisation-like 'disaster' happens and people suffer, Modi remembers Pakistan.

24 Sep 2018 5:35 PM

Won't abandon peace efforts despite India's reluctance: Pak

Qureshi said India used incidents that happened in July to cancel peace talks that it agreed to in September.

24 Sep 2018 3:10 PM

India calling off foreign ministers' meet in New York 'unfortunate': FM Qureshi

'It is unfortunate that India has not given positive response. Indian has once again wasted an opportunity for peace,' Qureshi said.

22 Sep 2018 8:56 AM


Pak glorifies Burhan Wani, calls him ‘freedom icon’ in postal stamps

Pak issued 20 'commemorative' postal stamps showing slain terrorists, some others as 'victims of atrocities by Indian troops in Kashmir'.

21 Sep 2018 11:47 AM

Amarnath Yatra ends peacefully

2,85,006 lakh is the highest number of pilgrims to have visited Amarnath in the past 3 years.

27 Aug 2018 12:52 AM

Open horse-trading can worsen security in J&K

Sunday was the second anniversary of the killing of Burhan Wani, a Hizbul Mujahideen “commander” who had shot into prominence.

10 Jul 2018 12:38 AM

Kashmir Valley shuts on Burhan Wani death anniversary

Separatist leaders and prominent activists were placed under house arrest or detained in police stations.

09 Jul 2018 6:42 AM

Girl among 3 protesters killed in Kashmir Valley firing

The slain have been identified as Shakir Ahmed Khanday, 22, Irshad Ahmed, 20 and Andleeb Jan, 16 — all residents of Hawoora.

08 Jul 2018 1:26 AM