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 | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday July 21, 2015
A visit to Kashmir by India's top security officer today reflects the government's concern about the "growing number of young and educated boys joining militancy in Kashmir" and a series of pro-Pakistan protests, sources have said.
Jammu News | Press Trust of India | Monday July 13, 2015
Several organisations representing displaced Kashmiri Pandits today held protests as they are observing July 13 as 'black day' even though the state observed the day as Martyrs' Day.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 12, 2015
Flags of dreaded terror group Islamic State (ISIS) along with those of Pakistan were hoisted today in at least two places in Kashmir during protests over the killing of a separatist activist by unknown gunmen on Tuesday.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Nazir Masoodi, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Saturday April 18, 2015
A teenager died and two persons were injured in Kashmir's Budgam today after clashes broke out between protesters and police. In the evening, two policemen, one of them an assistant sub-inspector, were arrested. The state government has also ordered a magisterial inquiry into the death. Kashmir, which saw protests for the second consecutive day fol...
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Nazir Masoodi | Saturday April 18, 2015
A teenager died and two persons were injured in Kashmir's Budgam today after clashes broke out between protesters and police. The state government has ordered a magisterial inquiry into the death. Kashmir was shut down today -- a day after the arrest of separatist leader Masarat Alam.
India News | Edited by Toral Varia Deshpande (With inputs from Agencies) | Saturday April 11, 2015
Protests erupted in Srinagar today over a plan for "composite townships" in Jammu and Kashmir for displaced Kashmiri Hindus, or Pandits. Separatist groups have called for state-wide protests against setting up of separate townships for Kashmiri Pandits in the Valley. They have also called for a general strike tomorrow over the issue.
India News | Edited by Mala Das | Friday April 10, 2015
Protests have erupted in Srinagar over a plan for "composite townships" in Jammu and Kashmir for displaced Kashmiri Hindus, or Pandits. Police resorted to tear gas shelling as dozens of demonstrators, led by separatist Yasin Malik, broke police cordons and entered the Lal Chowk area in the centre of the city.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 8, 2015
Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday said that he has no "regrets" that his government had detained Hurriyat hardliner Masarat Alam, who was released following the order of Chief Minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed earlier in the day.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 8, 2015
Jammu and Kashmir unit of the BJP's youth wing today held a protest in Jammu against the release of top Hurriyat hardliner Masarat Alam.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 10, 2015
National Conference working president Omar Abdullah has expressed grief over the death of a 19-year-old protester who was allegedly killed in firing by security forces in Jammu & Kashmir's Baramulla district on Monday. The former chief minister has asked for a probe into the incident.
India News | Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday February 9, 2015
One man was killed and another injured in police firing during protests in Baramulla in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday.
India News | 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 News | 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 News | 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.
Srinagar News | 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 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.
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...
India News | 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 Jammu and Kashmir.
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
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 News | 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 News | 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 district on Thursday. However, restrictions in the vulnerable parts of the state will continue.