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Kashmiri Pandits demand creation of a separate township within Kashmir for them

On this day in 1990, scores of protesters, along with armed militants, occupied streets of Kashmir shouting slogans against the minority community which eventually led to their exodus.

published on : 19th January 2019

Strike disrupts normal life in Kashmir

Most of the shops, fuel stations and other business establishments were shut in Srinagar.

published on : 22nd November 2018

Jammu-Srinagar highway opens for one-way traffic; over 700 rescued from Jawahar tunnel area

In a major overnight rescue operation, over 700 stranded passengers were evacuated from both sides of the Jawahar tunnel.

published on : 4th November 2018

Fear factor: Security pickets back to haunt Srinagar

One such security picket is near Jehangir Chowk, one of the busiest squares in Srinagar close to the Civil Secretariat, the Jammu and Kashmir High Court and the office of the Divisional Commissioner,

published on : 4th November 2018

Strike by separatists hits life in poll-bound areas in Kashmir Valley

Shops, fuel stations .and other business establishments were shut in the poll-bound areas of the Valley, officials said

published on : 10th October 2018

Four mystery killings in 4 days in Kashmir Valley

Mysterious killings are once again haunting the people of strife-torn Kashmir. Four people have been shot dead by unknown gunmen in last four days in the Valley.

published on : 12th September 2018

Kashmir Valley observes shutdown on Independence Day

Shutters of all shops and business houses remained down as traffic too remained off roads on Wednesday, following a strike call given by separatists.

published on : 15th August 2018

Separatist-sponsored strike over Shujaat Bukhari's killing hits normal life in Kashmir

The separatists, under the banner of Joint Resistance Leadership on Tuesday called for a strike for today against the killing of Bukhari and also civilians allegedly in security forces firing.

published on : 21st June 2018

Strike over Shujaat Bukhari's killing: Train services suspended in Kashmir for security reasons

Separatists have called for a general strike in protest against the killing of senior journalist Shujaat Bukhari by unidentified gunmen and civilians in security force action.

published on : 21st June 2018

Ally BJP slams Jammu and Kashmir CM Mehbooba Mufti's call for ceasefire; says government 'soft' on stone pelters

The BJP spokespersons described the situation in the Kashmir Valley as very serious and said the soft policy of the Mehbooba Mufti government was responsible for it.

published on : 10th May 2018

NIA crackdown on terror funding in Valley plays spoilsport for terrorists: Home Minister Rajnath Singh

Lauding the work of the probe agency for proving its credibility in the last eight-and-half years since its formation in 2008, Singh said the conviction rate of the agency was over 90 percent.

published on : 10th October 2017

Mobile Internet services suspended across Kashmir Valley

Although broadband Internet services on landlines were functional, the speed has been choked to prevent uploading of videos and large images.

published on : 1st August 2017

Shutdown in Kashmir Valley due to protests over killing of Hizbul commander Sabzar Bhat

A civilian was killed and at least 30 people were today injured in violent clashes between protesters and security forces in Kashmir Valley following the killing of two Hizbul Mujahideen militants.

published on : 27th May 2017

Another ‘summer of unrest’ in Jammu and Kashmir?

Pakistani-backed separatists have reportedly told traders and local community to garner support to their ‘cause’ for this year also.

published on : 18th April 2017