•  Paramilitary CRPF and cops from Kashmir Police had a tough time negotiating with the stone-pelting youth on a day when the government decided to lift curfew in the restive Srinagar after 51 days. KO Pix Abid Bhat.

    Following Violence Curfew Reimposed

    A nearly two-month curfew in the restive Kashmir was partially lifted on Monday only to be largely re-imposed after fresh violence erupted in several parts of the capital, Srinagar.
  • No Blanket Ban On Pellets Guns In Kashmir

    No Blanket Ban On Pellets Guns In Kashmir

    Pellet guns, which are being used by security forces for crowd control in Jammu and Kashmir, will not be completely banned but will be fired in "rarest of rare cases", a top government official said on Monday.
  • All Party Team Likely to Meet Separatist Leadership

    All Party Team Likely to Meet Separatist Leadership

    Members of an all-party delegation, scheduled to visit Jammu and Kashmir from September 4, are free to meet separatist’s leaders in the Valley but Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, who will be leading the team, will talk to only those who
  • Autonomous Kashmir Possible, Feasible: Agnivesh

    Autonomous Kashmir Possible, Feasible: Agnivesh

    Reacting over the remarks made by Goverdhan Peethadhishwar Shankaracharya Adhokshjanand Devtirth who favoured plebiscite on both sides of Kashmir for a permanent solution of the problem, Hindu scholar and civil society member .
  • Posh Wedding Continue Amid Hard Times

    Posh Wedding Continue Amid Hard Times

    Even as Kashmir has been bearing “worst-ever” humanitarian crises, some of the affluent families have resumed hosting scheduled weddings with extravagance.
  • Kashmir Violence Took Us By Surprise: Madhav

    Kashmir Violence Took Us By Surprise: Madhav

    The government was taken by surprise by the current phase of violence in Kashmir and there was initial confusion in the response, BJP general secretary and Delhi’s point man in the Valley, Ram Madhav, said on Monday.
  • NIA Summons Geelani’s Son For Questioning

    NIA Summons Geelani’s Son For Questioning

    As part of its probe into ‘suspicious’ bank accounts, the NIA has summoned Naeem Geelani, elder son of hardline separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani, for recording his statement in connection with a Preliminary Enquiry registered.
  •  Iranian Ambassador to Pakistan Mehdi Hunar Dost

    Iran Ready To Mediate On Kashmir

    The Iranian Ambassador to Pakistan Mehdi Hunar Dost has said that the Islamic Republic of Iran could play a role regarding the Kashmir issue if both Pakistan and India desired so.
  • UPDATE

    Protests erupt in Srinagar parts

    After authorities lifted curfew from Kashmir except three places on Monday,clashes erupted in several parts of Srinagar.Youths came out on roads in Nawpora area and started stone pelting amid pro-freedom protests, said reports.
  • UPDATE

    DAY 52:Curfew lifted from valley after 51 days barring three areas

    uthorities on Monday lifted curfew from Kashmir after 51 days since the ongoing uprising began on July 9, officials said."Curfew has been lifted from the entire Valley. But, it will remain in force in Pulwama town and in areas under the juris
  • Syed Ali Geelani before being arrested while leaving for Badami Bagh Cantonment to deliver a letter asking them to vacate from Jammu and Kashmir.

    Indian people along-with its armed forces are our brothers: Geelani

    Indian people along-with its armed forces are our brothers as per our faith, said chairman All Parties Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Geelani before being arrested while leaving for Badami Bagh Cantonmen
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    Forces damage property worth millions in North & Central Kashmir

    Property worth millions was damaged by government forces in Bangdara Kreeri village of North Kashmir’s Baramulla district on Saturday when they went on a rampage hitting parked vehicles,
  • Though Separatists Under Arrest,Govt Knows Means To Initiate Dialogue,says Owaisi

    Though Separatists Under Arrest,Govt Knows Means To Initiate Dialogue,says Owaisi

    All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) chief Assadudin Owaisi Saturday urged the Union Government to initiate a dialogue with all stakeholders to end the impasse in Kashmir.
  • JeI expresses anguish over wild use of force

    JeI expresses anguish over wild use of force

    Jamaat-e-Islami Jammu and Kashmir (JeI) Saturday said that the chain of terrible excesses started by Indian forces after Burhan Wani got martyred, against peaceful protestors and public mobs in the valley is going on unabated.
  • Current situation result of initial mishandling of Govt: Congress

    Current situation result of initial mishandling of Govt: Congress

    A meeting of PCC executive of Jammu province was held here on Saturday at party Head quarters Shaheedi Chowk Jammu under the chairmanship of JKPCC President G A Mir.