Hizbul Mujahideen

Govt seeks answers from Tihar over reports of assault on Kashmiri prisoners

Govt seeks answers from Tihar over reports of assault on Kashmiri prisoners

The Union Home Ministry has sought a report from the Director General of Tihar jail in the wake of media reports that a scuffle involving Kashmiri prisoners took place at the prison, leading to injuries.

Nov 29, 2017, 13:06 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma to visit ground zero of unrest, migrant camps

Jammu and Kashmir interlocutor Dineshwar Sharma to visit ground zero of unrest, migrant camps

The Centre's special representative for a sustainable dialogue in Jammu and Kashmir Dineshwar Sharma will begin his second tour of the state during which he will visit migrant camps in Jammu as well as epicentres of unrest in the Valley.

Nov 24, 2017, 06:51 AM IST
Using more military force in Jammu and Kashmir? Most Indians support it, suggests Pew survey

Using more military force in Jammu and Kashmir? Most Indians support it, suggests Pew survey

The survey, conducted between February 21 and March 10, sought the views of 2,464 people across the country, in both urban and rural areas.

Nov 17, 2017, 17:17 PM IST
J&K: Police identify BJP youth president's killers, case registered

J&K: Police identify BJP youth president's killers, case registered

Shopian police on Friday identified four persons in connection with the murder of BJP youth president Gowher Bhat.

Nov 03, 2017, 19:54 PM IST
Terror funding case: NIA raids Syed Salahuddin's residence in J&K

Terror funding case: NIA raids Syed Salahuddin's residence in J&K

The NIA on Thursday raided the residence of Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin at Soibugh in Budgam district of J&K.

Oct 26, 2017, 08:36 AM IST
J&K: Slain sarpanch's house torched by mob after family kills Hizbul Mujahidden terrorist

J&K: Slain sarpanch's house torched by mob after family kills Hizbul Mujahidden terrorist

The house of a village sarpanch, who was killed by Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist on Monday, was set on fire in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday.

Oct 17, 2017, 18:27 PM IST
Hizbul Mujahideen hideout busted in J&K's Doda; arms, ammunition recovered

Hizbul Mujahideen hideout busted in J&K's Doda; arms, ammunition recovered

A major hideout of Hizbul Mujahideen militant outfit was on Wednesday busted by security forces in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said, adding a huge cache of arms was seized from their possession. 

Sep 28, 2017, 09:11 AM IST
Slain Hizbul commander Abdul Qayoom Najar was an IED expert, involved in 50 killings

Slain Hizbul commander Abdul Qayoom Najar was an IED expert, involved in 50 killings

Top Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Abdul Qayoom Najar was killed in a gunbattle with security forces near the Line of Control (LoC) in Uri sector in Baramulla on Tuesday as he was trying to sneak into the valley to take charge of the outfit. 

Sep 27, 2017, 07:03 AM IST
Top Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Abdul Qayoom Najar killed by security forces in J&K

Top Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Abdul Qayoom Najar killed by security forces in J&K

Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Abdul Qayoom Najar was on Tuesday killed in near LoC.

Sep 26, 2017, 19:42 PM IST
Jammu & Kashmir: Police apprehends Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist in Anantnag

Jammu & Kashmir: Police apprehends Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist in Anantnag

Bhat's arrest comes five days after the apprehension of another Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist from North Kashmir's Bandipora, with arms and ammunition.

Sep 20, 2017, 20:17 PM IST
Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Aadil Ahmad Bhat arrested from J&K's Anantnag

Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Aadil Ahmad Bhat arrested from J&K's Anantnag

In a major breakthrough, the security forces on Wednesday arrested a top Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Aadil Ahmad Bhat from Bijbehara railway station in Jammu and Kashmir.

Sep 20, 2017, 16:50 PM IST

Two Hizbul overground workers arrested

Two overground workers of the Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist outfit were arrested on Thursday.

Sep 14, 2017, 17:03 PM IST

Two Hizbul Mujahideen sympathisers arrested in J&K's Kupwara

Two suspected overground workers of the banned Hizbul Mujahideen have been arrested in north Kashmir, police said today.

Sep 14, 2017, 14:34 PM IST
Two Hizbul Mujahideen militants killed in encounter in J&K's Baramulla district

Two Hizbul Mujahideen militants killed in encounter in J&K's Baramulla district

Two Hizbul Mujahideen militants were on Monday gunned down by security forces in Baramulla.

Sep 04, 2017, 18:41 PM IST

Presence of Zakir Musa-led militant group not large in J&K: Army

Musa, who was earlier heading the Hizbul Mujahideen, quit the militant outfit in May and was later appointed the head of the al-Qaeda cell Ansar Ghazwat-Ul-Hind.

 

Aug 26, 2017, 16:41 PM IST
Number of terrorists killed in J&K exceed those recruited in 2017, claims report

Number of terrorists killed in J&K exceed those recruited in 2017, claims report

The number of terrorists killed in Jammu and Kashmir is higher than the number of those recruited by terror outfits this year, says a report. As per the intelligence records, the number of terror recruits in the state this year is around 71 whereas those killed in security operations were 132 in 2017. 

Aug 21, 2017, 13:03 PM IST
MEA hails designation of Hizbul Mujahideen as foreign terrorist, says reflects joint commitment of India-US

MEA hails designation of Hizbul Mujahideen as foreign terrorist, says reflects joint commitment of India-US

Hailing United States' move to designate Hizbul Mujahideen as a foreign terrorist, the Ministry of External Affairs on Tuesday dubbed the move as "joint commitment of India and USA". 

Aug 18, 2017, 17:08 PM IST
Pakistan disappointed with US move to blacklist Hizbul Mujahideen, calls it 'unjustified'

Pakistan disappointed with US move to blacklist Hizbul Mujahideen, calls it 'unjustified'

Disappointed with the United States decision to designate Hizbul Mujahideen as a foreign terrorist organisation, Pakistan called the move 'unjustified', the Pakistan Foreign Office said on Wednesday. 

Aug 17, 2017, 22:26 PM IST