After remaining confined to their homes for 17 days without any break residents came out of their homes after authorities lifted curfew and separatist leadership announced a break in shutdown only to be forced back by groups of youth.
Eight persons including a 15 year old boy and a woman got injured after forces fired pellets on protestors on Tuesday in South Kashmir.A 61-year-old man died after he was caught in clashes at Eidgah in old city.
After facing widespread criticism for imposing curfew to counter the afternoon relaxation in shutdown announced by the separatists on July 21, the PDP-led ruling dispensation Tuesday came up with a new method to counter the separatist strike.
Four militants were killed and one was apprehended during a fierce gunfight in Kashmir on Tuesday morning, an Army official said.Earlier a soldier was killed in Nowgam Sector of North Kashmir’s Kupwara district
Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Geelani on Tuesday revealed that slain popular militant commander Burhan Wani spoke to him before his killing.Speaking to a gathering of over 500 protestors outside his office-cum-residence at Hyderpora.
There seems no end to alleged regional discrimination with Kashmir province even in the proposed establishment a countrywide 181 helpline for women. Reasons? The government has decided to establish the proposed facility in Jammu city.
With private mobile phone and internet services down for 17th consecutive day the J&K High Court Bar Association has decided to move court to challenge the ban which legal experts term illegal and unconstitutional.
Authorities Monday foiled ‘Islamabad Challo’ march, called by joint forum of two Hurriyat factions and the JKLF by imposing a strict curfew and sealing of all the entry points leading towards South Kashmir.
Police detained two key leaders of the united Hurriyat Conference, Syed Ali Shah Geelani and Mirwaiz Umer Farooq on Monday when they tried to break free of cordon around their houses in a bid to lead march towards South Kashmir.
Senior PDP leader and Member Parliament Tariq Hameed Karra Monday said that the visit of Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh in the backdrop of the ongoing unrest could be termed as “exercise in futility” as no concrete steps on ground were t
Insisting on its right to comment on developments in Jammu and Kashmir, Pakistan today said only people of Kashmir could deliver a verdict on the future of the state and not Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj.
Independent legislator Er Rasheed Monday said that Delhi police foiled his protest March of his Awami Itihaad Party (AIP) towards Prime Minister’s residence by using force and arresting about a dozen protestors including Er Rashid.
Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti has taken serious note of the remarks made by Finance Minister, Dr Haseeb Drabu’s wife, Roohi Nazki who recently took to social media to express her outrage and angst over the situation in Kashmir.