Day 17 : Curfew, restrictions continue

    Curfew and other restrictions continued in Kashmir as authorities on July 25 stepped up security in view of a march called by separatists to Anantnag district, which has seen the highest number of deaths during the unrest in the Valley.
  • Rajnath

    Rajnath winds up Kashmir tour, says talks after peace returns

    To a question on whether there will be any talks with separatists, Singh said, 'Let normalcy be restored first. We will talk to the chief minister and we will work only after taking her into confidence. Let us first ensure that normalcy returns.
  • HM

    Traders' Bodies in Valley Refuse to Meet Visiting Home Minister

    In a setback to the government's efforts to reach out to the people of Kashmir, prominent trade and commerce bodies here today refused to meet Home Minister Rajnath Singh,who is on a two-day visit to review the situation in the violence-hit Valley.
  • CM

    Govt Flies In Jammu Chamber Leader For The Meet

    After almost all the trade bodies invited to have meetings with the visiting Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh politely refused the idea, the state government flew President of Jammu Chamber of Commerce and Industry to Srinagar for the meeting.
  • Batmalu

    15 Days On, Curfew, Communication Blockade Continue

    Kashmir Valley remained under a 24x7 curfew and a communication blockade for the 15th consecutive day Saturday with sporadic protests and clashes reported from various places from the Valley.
  • Now, Govt Ropes in Former Cop to Tackle Unrest

    Now, Govt Ropes in Former Cop to Tackle Unrest

    In a surprise move, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) led coalition Govt has ‘secretly roped in’, a former police official to help it tackle situation in restive Kashmir, on boil since July 8, when Hizb commander Burhan Wani was killed.
  • Court for case against Army officer

    Court Intervenes, Councils Govt: Don’t Force Closure of Medical Shops

    The Jammu and Kashmir High Court Saturday directed law enforcing agencies not to force closure of any medical shop and wherever necessary protection be provided for selling of the medicine as the state can’t allow people to suffer for want
  • Day 15: Remain Steadfast, Joint Resistance Camp Tells People

    Day 15: Remain Steadfast, Joint Resistance Camp Tells People

    Terming the unbridled use of force by Govt. forces who it accused of converting Kashmir into a “slaughter house”, the resistance leaders Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik in a joint statement on Saturday said th
  • Pak to Move UN for Kashmir Observers

    Pak to Move UN for Kashmir Observers

    Pakistan has decided to approach the United Nations to send its observers on a fact-finding mission to Kashmir for investigating what it described “slaughter” of innocent civilians.
  • Photo circulated by Govt Information Deptt. showing Chief Minister with a family member of firing victim in Kupwara.

    Mehbooba In Kupwara, Meets Victim Families

    Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti Saturday visited this border town to meet the families of the victims of police firing.The Chief Minister was accompanied by Minister for Social Welfare, Sajad Gani Lone. Minister for Rural Development,
  • NC Fuelling Unrest: BJP

    NC Fuelling Unrest: BJP

    Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) Saturday demanded a probe into the role of the opposition party, National Conference, in the ong-going turmoil saying the party was 'fuelling' the ongoing turmoil in Kashmir
  • MLA Rasheed Speaks at JNU

    ‘Hold Plebiscite For Peace Of Nehru’s Soul’

    Independent MLA Engineer Rasheed Saturday said that the soul of the first prime minister of India won’t stay in peace until and unless the Republic of India holds plebiscite in Kashmir, as was promised by the late leader.
  •  Cosmetic actions won’t work now: Kumar

    Cosmetic actions won’t work now: Kumar

    Former interlocutor Radha Kumar today said Kashmir needs a permanent solution and the cosmetic measures used over the years won’t work now.Speaking to Press Trust of Kashmir (PTK) over phone from Delhi,
  • Four flown to AIIMS for specialized treatment

    Four flown to AIIMS for specialized treatment

    The State Government Saturday said that over last more than 10 days, 2252 persons with minor and major injuries have been treated in various hospitals. Out of them, 2144 have been discharged after treatment
  • Court for case against Army officer

    Court for case against Army officer

    A local court here on Saturday directed police to register a case against an Army officer for thrashing an advocate and his friends without any reason and rhyme in Pattan town of Baramulla district.