Jammu and Kashmir Security Situation

Kashmir clampdown: Teachers report to schools with a few students

Officials said the government has made necessary arrangements for the opening of 190 primary schools in Srinagar city as security forces remained deployed in most of the Valley.

published on : 19th August 2019

Restrictions reimposed in parts of Srinagar after incidents of violence

Restrictions were reimposed in certain areas which witnessed trouble on Saturday after the curbs were eased in several areas of the city and elsewhere in the valley, the officials said.

published on : 18th August 2019

Valley lockdown: Frantic calls from Kashmiri students to control rooms after running out of money

The two control rooms set up in Delhi and Dehradun have been ringing endlessly ever since they were set up a week back.

published on : 15th August 2019

Six mobile phones are the lifeline for distressed families in Kashmir Valley

An emotional Shameema Bano, from Safa-Kadal area in downtown Srinagar, heaved a sigh of relief after speaking to her daughter in Bengaluru.

published on : 12th August 2019

‘What to celebrate? Eid with whom?’: Fear, tension grip Kashmir

The fact that this is the first Eid in the last 30 years when all modes of communication have been disabled is adding to anxiety among the locals.

published on : 12th August 2019

Situation in J-K peaceful, no untoward incident in last one week: State police

It said no firing incident has taken place in Kashmir in the past six days, adding the situation is calm and people are cooperative and restrictions are being relaxed to ease the situation.

published on : 11th August 2019

Identity unknown, woman battles death at Srinagar hospital

In the absence of any communication, the hospital has not been able to identify the unconscious “Number 12” and so her family is in all likelihood unaware about her condition.

published on : 11th August 2019

Article 370 abrogation: Right intentions, wrong steps

Let it be stated right away that there is nothing politically or morally wrong in restructuring J-K after the passage of seven decades, writes TJS George. But...

published on : 11th August 2019

Prohibitory orders lifted in five J-K districts; schools, colleges reopen

A government official said the situation is limping back to normalcy as there was no report of any untoward incident from anywhere in the region since August 5, when the restrictions were imposed.

published on : 10th August 2019

Security forces change focus to ensure peaceful eid in Kashmir valley amid Article 370 fallout

PM Modi had assured the people of the state that they will not face any trouble in celebrating the festival and that the situation in the Valley will return to normal gradually.

published on : 10th August 2019

End of J-K special status harbinger of hope and justice to Jammu's Valmiki community

Eklavya, Radhika and around 10 other members of his community have been waging a relentless legal battle in various courts, including the Supreme Court of India, for ending the discrimination.

published on : 9th August 2019

Home minister Amit Shah discusses Kashmir security crisis with Home Secretary, NSA Ajit Doval

Shah, who is all set to introduce Jammu and Kashmir Reservation (Second Amendment) Bill, 2019 Monday in Rajya Sabha, will also likely to visit the state after the Parliamentary session.

published on : 4th August 2019