Naeem Akhtar

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J&K: Politicians detained at MLA hostel to be released

02 Jan 2020

J&K: Politicians detained at MLA hostel to be released

The new year has brought some good news for Jammu and Kashmir politicians who were detained at MLA hostel in Srinagar.

Anger in Kashmir after terrorists shoot dead cops during Ramzan

13 Jun 2018

Anger in Kashmir after terrorists shoot dead cops during Ramzan

J&K cops rarely get to be home for festivals. But this Eid, head constables Ghulam Hassan Wagay and Ghulam Rasool Lone reached their families. In body-bags.

Wanted JeM commander Noor Trali eliminated in Pulwama encounter

26 Dec 2017

Wanted JeM commander Noor Trali eliminated in Pulwama encounter

In a major boost to security forces, top Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorist Noor Mohammad Tantray alias Noor Trali was gunned down in an overnight encounter in J&K's Pulwama yesterday.

Tral attack: Minister Naeem Akhtar targeted, at least two killed

21 Sep 2017

Tral attack: Minister Naeem Akhtar targeted, at least two killed

Two people were killed and about 30 injured when terrorists opened fire at a minister's convoy near a bus stand in J&K's Pulwama.

Centre prepared to provide security to Zaira Wasim

18 Jan 2017

Centre prepared to provide security to Zaira Wasim

Minister of State for Home, Kiren Rijiju, on Wednesday said that Dangal child actor Zaira Wasim can be provided security if the same is recommended by the J&K government.

Dangal actress trolled, apologized, then deleted the post

16 Jan 2017

Dangal actress trolled, apologized, then deleted the post

Dangal actress Zaira, who played the role of Geeta Phogat, tendered an apology in the form of a Facebook-post earlier today. She later deleted her post.

Normalcy returns to Kashmir after 4-month struggle

20 Nov 2016

Normalcy returns to Kashmir after 4-month struggle

The situation in Kashmir began to return to normal after 4 months of intense protests; sources said separatists called for a relaxation of protests for this weekend.

Now, LeT targets banks in Kashmir

28 Oct 2016

Now, LeT targets banks in Kashmir

Posters have sprung up across Kashmir asking all banks to shut their branches, in line with the Hurriyat protest and do business only after 5 PM.

Seventeen govt. schools in Kashmir burnt in unrest

27 Oct 2016

Seventeen govt. schools in Kashmir burnt in unrest

At least one school in each of Kashmir's ten districts were burnt or suffered damages in fires amid the unrest over the last three-and-a-half months.