Kashmir conflict

All the Pakistani Army and government are interested in is exploiting the mujahideen for specific political objectives, only to dump or persecute them later," Zawahiri claimed, highlighting Pakistan's role while casting them in a negative light

The report glosses over cross-border terrorism perpetrated by Pakistan's security agencies, while it labels UN-designated terrorist organisations, such as Lashkar-e-Taiba, Hizbul Mujahideen and Jaish-e-Mohammed as armed groups, negating UN parlance and contradicting the terminology of the UN Security Council's consolidated list of terrorist individuals and entities,

Shah, who arrived in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday as part of a two-day visit, met village heads (sarpanch) in Srinagar earlier in the day. Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik was also present during the meeting.

The Pakistan Army used mortar shelling and small arms as they resorted to unprovoked ceasefire violation in the Sunderbani sector from around 10.30 p.m. on Tuesday.

Information about the militants presence was received late on Thursday, following which the early morning raid was conducted.

Authorities have suspended mobile Internet services in Sopore and adjoining areas.

Rashtriya Rifles, Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and the special operations group (SOG) of state police surrounded the village late on Thursday after receiving information about the hiding militants.

New Delhi: Two militants, among them a top commander were killed in a gunfight with the security forces in Jammu...