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 | Press Trust of India | Friday September 11, 2015
A cash reward has been announced by the National Investigation Agency on information leading to the arrest of six Lashker-e-Taiba and Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists who were part of a larger conspiracy behind the terror strike on a BSF convoy in Jammu and Kashmir last month.
India News | Reported by Nazir Masoodi; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday August 21, 2015
Pakistani terrorist Mohammad Naveed had planned a terror strike in Jammu more than a month before he attacked a Border Security Force convoy in Udhampur on August 5, he has allegedly told interrogators.
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Thursday June 11, 2015
Opposition parties have criticised the Narendra Modi government over statements made by its ministers on the Indian Army's surgical strike on militant camps in Myanmar. Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah of the National Conference said they were an "amazing self goal".
India News | Reported by Nazir Masoodi, Edited by Sanjeev Singh | Wednesday June 10, 2015
A top Indian Army commander has said it would not be correct to correlate the surgical strike carried out inside Myanmar on Tuesday with the situation on the Kashmir border, where a similar "hot pursuit" is not possible.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 24, 2015
A day-long bandh in Jammu today hit the city's transport and businesses after various political and social groups called for a strike over the reported shifting of AIIMS from Jammu to Kashmir Valley.
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...
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 17, 2015
The Jammu and Kashmir High Court Bar Association today observed a day-long strike in all the courts across Jammu region in protest of the waving of Pakistani flags in Srinagar.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 16, 2015
The Jammu and Kashmir High Court Bar Association has decided to observe a one day strike in all the courts across Jammu region to protest against the separatist leaders who hoisted Pakistani flags in Srinagar.
India News | Agencies | Saturday April 11, 2015
A strike called today by separatist groups in protest against a proposed "composite township" for displaced Kashmiri Hindus, or Pandits, disrupted normal life in the Valley.
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.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday April 8, 2015
The proposal to build "composite townships" for displaced Kashmiri Pandits has sparked a massive row in the Kashmir Valley. Opposition leader Omar Abdullah has warned against "ghettos." Separatist Yasin Malik has called for a "peaceful protest" and strike this week.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday December 5, 2014
A red alert was sounded in the national capital over intelligence inputs of a possible terror strike which threw Delhi Police and other security agencies into a tizzy on a day when multiple attacks by militants in Jammu and Kashmir left several people dead.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen and Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal; Edited by Vishnu Varma | Saturday December 6, 2014
In four terror attacks in Kashmir, where elections are being held in five phases, 13 people have been killed today. Sources said a major strike was averted with the killing of two terrorists in Srinagar ahead of PM Modi's rally in the city on Monday.
World News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 22, 2014
Security has been beefed up in Srinagar and across the Valley as separatists called for a general strike tomorrow against the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
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.
India News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Saturday February 8, 2014
Doctors from various government hospitals in Kashmir are on a day-long strike today to demand that former Health Minister Shabir Khan who resigned yesterday after he was booked in a case of alleged sexual assault be arrested immediately.
Jammu News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 30, 2013
Normal life was disrupted in Jammu today due to the one-day token strike by transporters of Jammu and Kashmir in support of their demand for a 40 per cent increase in passenger fares.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 28, 2013
The US today joined India in condemning the terror strike in Jammu and Kashmir, with the two countries vowing to consolidate their efforts to eliminate terrorist safe havens and calling on Pakistan to bring to justice the perpetrators of the 2008 Mumbai attack.
India News | Barkha Dutt | Thursday September 26, 2013
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today condemned the terror attack on army and police camps in Jammu and Kashmir in which 10 people were killed, but said it would not succeed in derailing efforts at peace through dialogue.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 26, 2013
The Bharatiya Janata Party today condemned the twin terror attacks in Jammu region, and alleged that Pakistan is still continuing with its strategy to strike at will through proxy war of terror. The party demanded that Prime Minister Manamohan Singh should not hold the proposed talks with Nawaz Sharif.
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 | Reported by Zaffar Iqbal, Nazir Masoodi (with inputs from Agencies); edited by Mala Das | Friday September 6, 2013
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has hit out at separatists for calling a strike in the Valley to protest against renowned conductor Zubin Mehta's concert in Srinagar on Saturday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 14, 2013
A tight security blanket was thrown across the country on the eve of Independence Day to thwart any terror strike even as an elaborate ground-to-air security apparatus was put in place in the capital where Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will unfurl the tricolour tomorrow.