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Fayaz Wani

Fayaz Wani reports on life in Srinagar, Kashmir.

Authorities Claim 64 Percent Voting in Kashmir Election

Srinagar, Nov 30: The authorities in Kashmir on Sunday evening claimed that 64 percent voting was recorded in the five constituencies that went to the polls on Sunday.

Disappeared Hot Water Spring Resurfaces in Kashmir

Srinagar, Oct 16: In a miraculous development, water in the famous Tatapani spring located in Kalakote in the mountainous Rajouri area of Kashmir has resurfaced.

After Uprising, 300 Protestors Arrested in Indian Kashmir

Indian Kashmir witnessed massive anti-India and pro-freedom marches and rallies in August. Tens of thousands of people attended these marches and rallies

Guns Won’t Fall Silent in Kashmir: Hizbul Chief

Srinagar, July 14: Hizbul Mujahideen chief commander, Syed Salah-ud-din has said that gun won't fall silent in Kashmir till it is freed of Indian 'occupation'.

Violence Up: 6 Militants Killed in Kashmir Gunfights

'Usman Bhai was top commander of the Pakistan based militant group and was involved in militant violence for the past few years,' he said.

Violence Up: 8 Militants Killed in Kashmir Gunfights

Six militant owing allegiance to the Pakistan based militant group, Jaish-e-Mohammad were killed in a fierce gunfight with soldiers in South Kashmir on Saturday.

Kashmir’s Grand Mufti Denounces Killings in Name of Islam

The Grand Mufti of Kashmir, Mufti Bashir-ud-din has denounced killings in name of Islam.

Women Activists Raid Hotels in Kashmir on Valentines Day

Dukhataran-e-Millat, the women's separatist group raided hotels and restaurants in Kashmir on Thursday to prevent younger generation from celebrating Valentine's Day.

No Custodial Disappearance in Kashmir in 2007: Chief Minister

He said in case of the killing of a baker at Yarikha, Kulgam, court martial proceedings against the erring army personnel were about to be initiated.

Militant Group Calls for Kashmir Shutdown Against Asylum to Blasphemous Writer

The granting of asylum to controversial Bangaldeshi writer, Tasleema Nasreen by the Indian government has drawn ire from pro-Pakistan militant group, Jamiat-ul-Mujahideen...

Kashmir Gunfight Kills 3 Soldiers, Militant

Three Indian army personnel and a militant were killed in a fierce gunfight in North Kashmir, some 27 kilometers from Srinagar, today.

Temperature Fluctuation in Kashmir Worrying Environmentalists

The temperature fluctuations in Kashmir and rapid climatic changes are giving sleepless nights to the environmentalists, who are studying this changing trend.

Villagers Kill Wild Bear in Kashmir

The killing of a bear by people is the fourth such instance in Kashmir. Earlier on three other occasions, people in Kashmir had killed the wild animals after being attacked by them.

Al-Badr Militant, 3 Lashkar Recruits Arrested: Indian Police

Indian police claimed that they have arrested a militant of Pakistan based militant group, Al Badar and also detained three recruits of Lashkar-e-Toiba.

25 Killed By Wild Animals in Kashmir in Six Months

At least 25 persons were killed and 17 others injured in the attacks of wild animals in the strife hit Kashmir since 2006.

3 Dead, 16 Injured in Kashmir Militant Grenade Blast

Srinagar, Aug 13: Three persons including a teenage boy were killed and 16 others injured, some of them critically in a powerful grenade explosion...

Hizbul IED Expert Arrested, 20 kgs RDX Seized: Indian Police

Police in troubled Kashmir today claimed achieved a major breakthrough by arresting an expert of pro-Pakistan based militant group, Hizbul Mujahideen from South Kashmir.

US Will Take Away Pakistan’s Nuclear Weapons: Geelani

Geelani said that America does not care about friendly countries. 'It can leave them to lurch if its interests have been served'.