Kashmir Shutdown

Threat posters shut down Kashmir Valley for third consecutive day 

On Wednesday, posters warning shopkeepers against opening their shutters as well as public transport operators appeared at several places in the city and elsewhere in the Valley, officials said.

published on : 22nd November 2019

Airtel to waive rental charges of select users in J&K for service suspension phase

'Airtel Thanks' is an exclusive rewards programme by the telecom operator based on the monthly spends.

published on : 15th October 2019

Day 65 of Kashmir shutdown: Normal life remains affected

However, a large number of private vehicles and some private taxis including auto-rickshaws could be seen plying in many parts of the city while some roadside vendors also plied their trade.

published on : 8th October 2019

Special schools in Kashmir making up for academic losses of students amid clampdown

The children, sans the uniform, in Budgam district, carry their school bags and walk to a house where their teachers wait to impart lessons that need to be covered before the final exams.

published on : 8th October 2019

Clampdown in Kashmir hits e-tendering for government projects: Sources

Official sources said majority of the newly-approved projects in the Valley are pending for want of bidders, as the e-tendering of projects has been severely affected.

published on : 7th October 2019

Day 63 of Valley shutdown: Kashmiris throng weekly flea market in Srinagar

However, main markets across Kashmir were shut and most of the public transport was off the roads as normal life remained affected in the valley for the 63rd consecutive day, authorities said.

published on : 6th October 2019

144 juveniles were detained in J&K after Article 370 abrogation: Judicial report

The Juvenile Justice Committee of the Jammu and Kashmir High Court in its report filed in the apex court, said the remaining two were sent to juvenile homes.

published on : 2nd October 2019

Shops in Srinagar open in morning hours, normal life remains disrupted in Kashmir

Mobile services remained suspended in Kashmir except in Handwara and Kupwara areas in the north, while Internet services -- across all platforms, continued to be snapped in the valley.

published on : 2nd October 2019

Markets shut, public transport off roads for 58th consecutive day in Kashmir

The officials said the decision on restoring the services would be taken at an appropriate time after assessing the situation.

published on : 1st October 2019

Markets shut, public transport off roads, connectivity suspended: Kashmir shutdown continues

Even though security forces have been deployed across Kashmir in large numbers, the officials said no restrictions, barring suspension of mobile services, were in place anywhere in the Valley.

published on : 30th September 2019

At least 8,000 BSNL mobile SIMs active, but new connections only for J&K government staff

The BSNL official said the telecom company is mulling to offer fee-waiver to post-paid subscribers in the Kashmir Valley for the time the services remain suspended. 

published on : 28th September 2019

Kashmir clampdown: Fresh restrictions imposed, National Conference leader booked under PSA 

Restrictions under Section 144 CrPc were imposed on Friday morning in various parts of the Valley, officials said.

published on : 28th September 2019

US asks India to ensure 'rapid' easing of Kashmir situation, questions Imran's silence on Uighurs

Trump met separately this week with both Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan, who are both due to address the UN General Assembly on Friday.

published on : 27th September 2019

Restrictions lifted in most parts of Kashmir after Friday prayers

Fresh restrictions were imposed in many parts of the Valley on Friday in view of apprehensions that vested interests might exploit the large Friday prayer gatherings at big mosques and shrines.

published on : 21st September 2019

Fresh restrictions in Kashmir Valley in view of Friday prayers

Normal life continued to remain affected across the valley for the 47th consecutive day with markets closed and public transport off the roads, the officials said.

published on : 20th September 2019
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