Cheat Sheet | Monday October 19, 2015
Clashes took place today at Anantnag in Jammu and Kashmir where thousands of mourners gathered for the funeral of Zahid Ahmed, a young trucker who was attacked 10 days ago over cow slaughter rumours. Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed has ordered a fast track inquiry into the attack.
India News | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Saturday September 12, 2015
Curfew-like restrictions have been imposed in downtown Srinagar to prevent protests in the wake of a call for a strike by separatists against the ban on selling beef in Jammu and Kashmir.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 21, 2015
A curfew was imposed in Jammu and Kashmir's Samba district late on Thursday following communal clashes, authorities said today.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday July 23, 2015
Curfew in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri town remained in force for the second successive day on Wednesday without any relaxation even as authorities said no untoward incident was reported from anywhere in the town.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 22, 2015
Curfew was clamped in Rajouri town today after some VHP activists burnt terror outfit IS's flag, leading to protests by minority groups who said that the flag bore religious scripture.
India News | Written by Zaffar Iqbal (with inputs from agencies) | Saturday June 6, 2015
Jammu and Kashmir government has agreed to all demands of the Sikh community, even as parts of Jammu remain under curfew and section 144 of Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) imposed in the city, which prohibits assembling of a large group of people. Sikhs have been protesting for the last three days over removal of posters of Sikh separatist leader Ja...
India News | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Saturday August 2, 2014
Curfew has been clamped in Srinagar in the wake of a strike called by separatist groups in the state against the government's go ahead to Kashmiri Pandits for a religious yatra.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 1, 2014
The curfew was imposed after a man was killed when security forces allegedly opened fire to chase away stone-pelting protesters.
Srinagar News | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 22, 2013
Life in Shopian town of south Kashmir started limping towards normalcy as authorities today lifted curfew, which was imposed after killing of five persons in CRPF firing, after 10 days.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 21, 2013
Normal life was disrupted in Kashmir Valley today due to a strike called by hardline Hurriyat Conference to protest the killing of five persons in CRPF firing in Shopian, where curfew continued for the ninth consecutive day.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 16, 2013
Curfew has been lifted from all major towns of south Kashmir, except Shopian, where it remained in force for the fifth consecutive day today, following clashes after killing of five persons in Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) firing.
India News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Thursday September 12, 2013
A day after massive protests over the death of a protester who died allegedly in firing by security forces, curfew continues to be imposed in Kulgam, Pulwama and Shopian districts of south Kashmir.
India News | Reported by Nazir Masoodi; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday September 11, 2013
One person has been killed and four others are injured after security forces allegedly opened fire on protesters in Shopian district in south Kashmir today.
India News | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Thursday August 22, 2013
After twelve days of curfew following communal clashes on August 9, people from the mountain town of Kishtwar in Jammu and Kashmir came together for a peace rally. Hundreds of people from both Hindu and Muslim communities in Kishtwar held the rally once the police announced that the curfew was lifted. Both communities claim that their mistrust is m...
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 21, 2013
Curfew was lifted in Kishtwar today 13 days after restrictions were imposed after violent clashes claimed three lives.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Nadim Asrar | Tuesday August 13, 2013
The Supreme Court today asked the Jammu and Kashmir chief secretary to file a detailed affidavit on Kishtwar clashes and the subsequent steps taken by the state government. The Kishtwar violence continued to remain a political flashpoint with noisy protests in Parliament by the Bharatiya Janata Party members. The party was also engaged in a slangin...
Who Said What | NDTV.com | Sunday August 11, 2013
BJP leader Arun Jaitley, who had planned to lead a party team to Kishtwar in the Jammu region of Jammu and Kashmir, was stopped by authorities at the Jammu airport and was not allowed to proceed on Sunday morning. An indefinite curfew was imposed in Kishtwar ever since riots broke out on Friday.
Jammu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 11, 2013
Amarnath yatra from Jammu remained suspended for the second day on Sunday in the wake of curfew and tense situation triggered by communal clashes in Kishtwar district in Jammu.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday August 11, 2013
BJP leader Arun Jaitley, who had planned to lead a party team to Kishtwar in the Jammu region of Jammu and Kashmir, found his plans foiled as authorities did not allow him to proceed after he landed at the Jammu airport on Sunday morning. He has been requested to return, an official said.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With inputs from agencies) | Monday August 12, 2013
The tension in Kishtwar in Jammu and Kashmir following Friday's communal clashes has now spread to other adjoining areas. Curfew has been clamped in Jammu and Rajouri districts following incidents of arson and violence and the Army has been called in. Chief Minister Omar Abdullah appealed to people to not fall prey to rumours and assured that the g...
India News | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from agencies) | Sunday August 11, 2013
The tension in Kishtwar in Jammu and Kashmir following Friday's communal clashes has now spread to other adjoining areas. Curfew has been clamped in Jammu and Rajouri districts following incidents of arson and violence and the Army has been called in to help control the situation.
India News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Saturday August 10, 2013
The Jammu and Kashmir government has ordered a high-level inquiry into Friday's clashes in Kishtwar in which two people were killed and 30 others were injured. The district, located 230 km north of Jammu, continues to be under curfew for the second day today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 9, 2013
Over 500 personnel of CRPF, Indian Reserve Police and Jammu and Kashmir Armed Police were today rushed to Kishtwar district, where curfew was imposed after communal clashes broke out in which one person was killed, police said.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday August 9, 2013
Different parts of Jammu and Kashmir were tense today as protestors clashed with security forces after prayers were held for Eid. The southern town of Kishtwar, 230 km north of Jammu, was put under curfew and the army was called in to help in controlling the situation. Police and paramilitary forces used batons and teargas to disperse mobs gathered...