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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
Sharif's Kashmir project hits diplomatic dead end
Date: 23 September 2016
Nawaz Sharif 's Kashmir project has suffered a diplomatic check at the UN general assembly, with Pakistan failing to gather international support against India. In fact, Pakistan's campaign against India's actions in the Kashmir valley over the past few months did have some effect internationally. India was forced to defend itself, specially as the unrest in the valley wore on and people continued to get killed. The Uri attack reversed all of that for Pakistan, which saw international support draining away as India's narrative of Pakistan-exported terror gained currency. .
[courtesy: Times of India]
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