The Biggest Stories of December 05, 2014
Dec 5, 2014
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 19, 2014
A man was today killed in alleged firing by the security forces in Kulgam district of Kashmir during protests against Israeli aggression in Gaza Strip.
India | Reported by Nazir Massodi, Edited by Tasim Zahid (with inputs from agencies) | Wednesday July 16, 2014
Separatists have called for a one day shutdown on Thursday after an army truck rammed into a cab killing seven people in summer capital Srinagar.
India | Reported by Zaffar Iqbal, Edited by Mala Das | Friday June 6, 2014
In a shocking incident, a group of men allegedly chopped off an ear of a school girl, provoking protests in the Verinag area of south Kashmir today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday May 23, 2014
Shakeel Ahmad Bhat, who shot to fame as the face of youth anger in Kashmir during protests in 2008 and 2010, has been released after four years of detention under Public Safety Act (PSA).
India | 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 | 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.
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 p...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday August 12, 2013
Both the houses of Parliament were adjourned today till noon amidst noisy protests by the BJP over IAS officer Ashok Khemka's allegations in land deals involving Congress chief Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra and riot-hit Kishtwar town in Jamm...
India | 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 d...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday August 9, 2013
Barring protests at some places, Eid-ul-Fitr was today celebrated across Kashmir with thousands of devotees flocking the mosques, shrines and prayer grounds in the Valley to offer the special prayers.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 7, 2013
Pakistan today summoned the Indian Deputy High Commissioner over protests outside its High Commission in India and asked Centre to ensure the security of its mission and personnel.
India | Edited by Shamik Ghosh (with inputs from agencies) | Sunday July 21, 2013
The curfew, imposed in the Kashmir Valley two days ago, has been lifted in Srinagar. The state remained largely peaceful yesterday despite calls for protests after four people were killed in firing by the Border Security Force in Gool area of Ramban ...
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 20, 2013
The situation in Kashmir, which saw protests over killing of four people in BSF firing in Gool area of Ramban district on Thursday, remained peaceful today, authorities said. The Amarnath Yatra, which was halted in the wake of the protests, resumed t...
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 20, 2013
Curfew remained in force for the second day today in all major towns of Kashmir while rest of the Valley was placed under restrictions to prevent protests against the firing incident in Ramban district that left four persons dead and dozens others in...
Cheat Sheet | Zafar Iqbal | Friday July 19, 2013
The Border Security Force (BSF) today vacated the Dharam camp in Gool area of Ramban district in Jammu and Kashmir, about 145 kilometres from the capital Srinagar, a day after a firing incident which led to death of four people. Parts of the state re...
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Friday July 19, 2013
Parts of Jammu and Kashmir remain tense as protests continued on Friday against the killing of four people in firing by the Border Security Force (BSF) in the Ramban district, about 145 kilometres from the capital Srinagar.
India | Reported by Nazir Masoodi, Zaffar Iqbal; Edited by Mala Das | Friday July 19, 2013
The annual Amarnath Yatra from Jammu has been halted, as the Kashmir Valley continues to be tense after four people were killed in firing by the Border Security Force in the Ramban area on Thursday.
India | Nazir Masoodi (With inputs from agencies) | Friday July 19, 2013
Six people were shot dead and nearly 20 reported injured in Jammu and Kashmir's Ramban area during clashes with the officers of the Border Security Force (BSF) this morning.
India | Reported by Nazir Masoodi (with inputs from Agencies); Edited by Mala Das | Thursday July 18, 2013
Massive protests are being held on the 300-kilometre highway between Srinagar and Jammu, reports Press Trust of India, which says the highway has been closed.
India | Reported by Nazir Masoodi; Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Monday July 1, 2013
Protesters today tried to set an Army school on fire in Kashmir's Bandipora district, which has seen massive protests since yesterday over the death of two young men in Army firing. There have also been protests in other parts of Kashmir and separat...
India | Reported by Nazir Masoodi, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Sunday June 30, 2013
There were protests against the Army in north Kashmir today after two young men were killed in Army firing in the Sumbal area of Bandipore district.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday May 4, 2013
Two hundred protesters took to the streets in Pakistan-administered Kashmir on Saturday to demonstrate against an attack on a Pakistani prisoner in India.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday March 15, 2013
Condemning the resolution of the Pakistan National Assembly on the execution of Afzal Guru, Opposition parties today resorted to protests and staged a walkout from the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday March 8, 2013
As the separatists called for large scale protests after Friday prayers, authorities have announced a slew of restrictions on the movement of public and transport in the district from midnight till further orders.