Political, economic and cultural news from the state of Jammu & Kashmir.
The Killing of Burhan Wani and its Aftermath
- Burhan Wani, the 22-year-old most wanted Hizbul Mujahideen commander, who redefined the militancy in Jammu and Kashmir, was killed along with two of his associates in an encounter at Waibombdora village in South Kashmir. Events following the encounter killing. Full article...
"In truth everything and everyone
Is a shadow of the Beloved,
And our seeking is His seeking
And our words are His words...
We search for Him here and there,
while looking right at Him.
Sitting by His side, we ask:
'O Beloved, where is the Beloved?'"
Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi
Kashmir Curfew Lifted: Valley Returns To Normalcy With Busy Markets, Traffic Jams
Date: 26 September 2016
t was for the first time in last over two-and-half months that the Sunday market stayed open at Lal Chowk, Kashmir's main market, which had usually seen deserted roads and closed shops. The curfew, which was imposed in the Valley for the last 79 days, was lifted from all parts of Kashmir on Sunday but restrictions on an assembly of people remained in force in most areas as a precautionary measure. People had lined up outside petrol pumps and heavy movement of vehicles during the day caused traffic jams at many places.
2016 News Archives
Uri terror attack part of a continuing agenda, says Ulama Head
The deadliest terror attack on the Indian Army at Uri on the Black Sunday of 18 September, 2016, in which 17 Indian soldiers were martyred rings an alarming bell to warn of the great trouble and the need for action. It’s time India got alarmed about the jeopardy of Wahhabism detrimental to the internal security of the nation and the people. Continue to Message Board