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GreaterKashmir: People's Union For civil liberties on Monday urged government of India to immediately ban the use of pellets guns on protests and ...
Kashmir observed a complete shutdown for the 108th consecutive day on Monday, even as police foiled two marches called by Valley's resistance leadership.

A fire broke out on Monday night in a school building in north Kashmir's Bandipora district, police said. The fire broke out in a building of government Middle School in Sadrukote Bala village in Sumbal area of Bandipora, a police official said, adding ...
THE President of Azad Kashmir, a province in Pakistan, has visited Bradford to meet with members of the community and local campaigners.
Kashmir, Kashmir schools set fire to, Kashmir schools set afire, Kashmir schools set A government school was set ablaze by unknown persons in the wee hours of Tuesday in Noorbagh area of the city but the blaze was put out by fire tenders, a police ...
Srinagar: Srinagar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, continued to witness increased movement of traffic as more people today defied the strike call given by separatists.

Residents allege that police shoot at transformers to plunge the town into darkness before conducting raids. The police, however, say it's collateral damage.
London-based representatives of political parties in Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK), have in a memorandum to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, urged his government to reconsider policies on Kashmir and stop the export of extremism, terrorism, religious ...
A cross-border exchange of fire in the disputed region of Kashmir killed a soldier and three civilians, Pakistan and India said Monday, trading accusations over the latest shooting incident.
Twenty-three-year-old Owais Dar stayed in Pune for seven years before moving to Delhi sometime ago. Dar-who hails from Kupwara district and lives in Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir-aspires to become an IAS officer, he cannot concentrate much on his studies.
A massive cordon and search operation was launched by the security forces in north Kashmir's Baramulla yesterday after reports that terrorists were hiding in the old city area. Meanwhile, Pakistani spy Bodhraj was arrested from Samba on Friday.
school building torched in south Kashmir's Bugam village Representational Image. Unidentified persons on Friday night set ablaze a school building in Bugam village of Kulgam district of south Kashmir. CNS news agency reported that police have ...
Far south of this village lies Anantnag, now rechristened Islamabad, a sleepy town with a rich cultural and religious heritage, which lies on the route of the annual Amarnath Yatra.
India made headlines in late September after carrying out "surgical strikes" on militants across the de-facto border in disputed Kashmir. Days earlier insurgents had attacked an army base in Indian-administered Kashmir, killing 18 soldiers. Tensions ...
Curfew was lifted on Saturday from six police station areas of the city but normal life remained affected in Kashmir for the 106th straight day due to the separatist-sponsored strike. The curfew was imposed on Friday in six police station areas of the ...
The residents living near the Jammu international border (IB) were asked to evacuate the nearby villages after heavy cross-border firing.
Sweet apples have turned sour for the growers as prices of the fruit have crashed by 50 per cent in different markets of the country.

A group of United Nations experts urged the Indian government on Wednesday to immediately release human rights activist Khurram Parvez, who was arrested last month in the Indian-controlled portion of Kashmir under a controversial security law. The U.N ...
On the night of October 2, news broke that militants had stormed into adjoining army and Border Security Force camps in North Kashmir's Baramulla town. At first, they were called fidayeen, men who launched suicide ... It is home to Sopore and Baramulla ...
Aashu Tikoo of Tahab village yesterday married Neeshu Pandita of nearby Loswani village and both the non-migrant families were joined by their Muslim and Sikh neighbours.
Clashes in Arihal, Newa villages after forces' raids, restrictions Policemen remove barricades erected by protesters in Newa on Wednesday.
Mohamad Junaid Mohamad Junaid is a Doctoral Candidate in anthropology at The Graduate Center, City University of New York. He grew up ... Days earlier, I had heard about the death of a young man, Aamir Nazir, from a nearby town. ... The bloody summer ...
Srinagar: Separatists called protest shutdown paralysed life for 103rd consecutive day in Kashmir Valley, however, authorities on Wednesday did not impose ...
The major rallies were held in Sopore's Duroo village in north of Kashmir, Harwan in Srinagar. In south Kashmir, the women pro-freedom rallies were held in Yamrash Kulgam, Chadarban Islamabad, Zadoora Pulwama. These rallies were organised on the ...
Srinagar: Despite improvement in situation, there has been no let up in police crackdown on youth and separatists in Kashmir, which has been witnessing over three month long unrest triggered by killing of 21-year-old Hizbul Mujahideen commander ...
On the night of October 2, news broke that militants had stormed into adjoining army and Border Security Force camps in North Kashmir's Baramulla town. At first, they were called fidayeen, men who launched suicide ... It is home to Sopore and Baramulla ...
A group of United Nations experts has called on the Indian government to immediately release human rights activist Khurram Parvez, arrested last month in the Indian-controlled portion of Kashmir under a controversial security law. The U.N. experts said ...
Jammu: Spurt in the incidents of gun-snatching by militants in Kashmir has triggered concern in the security establishment, prompting the army to say on Wedneday that it is working with police to tackle the new strategy of the ultras.
Amid the ongoing protests after Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani's death, his purported successor requested migrant Kashmiri Pandits to return to the Valley and offered them protection. In his second video address after Wani's killing on July 8, ...
The troops of India and Pakistan intermittently exchange fire on 720 km-long LoC and 198 km international border in Kashmir, despite an agreement in 2003 to observe a cease-fire. Though some violations have been reported on both sides, the cease-fire ...
Facing acute shortage of weapons to operate and arm the new recruits, militants have embarked on a dangerous journey to loot guns from policemen.
The situation in Kashmir, which continued to be curfew-free for third day on Tuesday, was by and large peaceful as security forces foiled separatists' plans to hold protests in the city and elsewhere. Many shops and business establishments including ...
In 2012, Sahil Verma quit his high-paying job with a multinational IT company in Mumbai to return to his roots in the northern Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K). ... Two months ago, the 30-year-old relocated his main office from Srinagar, J&K's ...
Srinagar: The Indian army said on Tuesday that despite surgical strikes carried out by its forces across the Line of Control in Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir last ...
It's more than a century old and is amongst the very first built in Loswani village in Pulwama district, 25 kilometres south of Srinagar.
It's more than a century old and is amongst the very first built in Loswani village in Pulwama district, 25 kilometres south of Srinagar.
The official said another weapon snatching bid of militants was foiled by policemen by in Sirnoo village of South Kashmir's Pulwama district last night. According to him, militants attacked police picket guarding Kashmiri Pandit families in Sirnoo ...
As the Kashmir shutdown, which started with the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani, has completed 100 days, separatists leaders under detention seem in no hurry to end the strike that is threatening to be the longest in the history of ...
One hopes the various intelligence honchos in Srinagar and New Delhi are doing a little introspection now that Chinese flags were waved at the old Idgah (next ...
Authorities are planning evacuating the Madwah village and house them in rented accommodations in some neighboring village, G N Balwan, the Deputy Commissioner Kishtwar, who visited the village during the day said. He said the entire village was ...
Clashes erupted in a village in Hajin area of north Kashmir's Bandipora district on Sunday evening after government forces were laying a cordon after inputs about the presence of militants.
The fire broke out on Saturday evening in the remote village of Sukhnai in Kishtwar district, about 284 km southeast of Srinagar city, the summer capital of Indian-controlled Kashmir. "Last evening a devastating fire gutted 80 residential houses at ...
JAIPUR/ALWAR: Reservation may have divided Meena and Gujjar communities of Dausa in the past. However, it was a different atmosphere at Khavaraoji village near Dausa when the body of martyr Ghanshyam Gujjar, wrapped in tri-colour, reached the ...
People in thousands from nearby villages, including Homhuna, Hushanpora, Maldera, marched towards Urpora and clashed with government forces.
Aashu Tikoo of Tahab village yesterday married Neeshu Pandita of nearby Loswani village and both the non-migrant families were joined by their Muslim and Sikh neighbours.
Indian-administered Kashmir has seen a wave of deadly unrest since a popular separatist leader was killed by the security forces in July.
Lucknow: Caught between the current curfew situation in Kashmir and their inability to go back home for Muharram, a group of Kashmiri students has come to Lucknow to perform the rituals. Studying in different parts of Rajasthan, it is the first time ...
"Bastar has become another Kashmir. People of Bastar are struck between police and Maoists. What all tribal people want is a peaceful life but even that basic right is denied now," lamented Manish Kunjam president of Adivasi Mahasabha, speaking about ...
... of Dhanoa Kalam village told the paper. According to the British Daily Telegraph, whose reporter visited border villages on October 4, India has begun constructing bunkers along its border with Pakistan in Kashmir, and there is strong popular ...
JAISALMER: Apples from Kashmir, famous for their succulent taste, are now being noticed for another reason. A few consignments of Kashmiri apples that were received at the the border areas have anti-national slogans written on them. At Khajuwala area ...


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