Kashmir unrest

ISI, terror groups resort to cyber recruitment in J&K: Officials 

In 2020, over two dozen terror modules were busted by security agencies leading to the arrest of over 40 such sympathisers.

published on : 3rd January 2021

Will ensure no subversive activity takes place in Jammu & Kashmir during Trump's India visit: DGP

DGP Dilbagh Singh said that foreign dignitaries visited Jammu and Kashmir recently and their visits passed off without any incident.

published on : 19th February 2020

Islamic State module busted in Jammu and Kashmir, five arrested

According to police, a preliminary inquiry revealed that the accused are affiliated with Islamic State in Jammu and Kashmir (ISJK) and are involved in providing shelter and support to terrorists.

published on : 12th February 2020

Tourist from Chennai dies in Jammu and Kashmir stone-pelting

Jammu and Kashmir CM Mehbooba Mufti met the family of the tourist. “My head hangs in shame,” she said.

published on : 7th May 2018

Threat of more Fidayeen attacks in Kashmir

IG CRPF Ravideep Singh Sahi said there are also chances of militants carrying out grenade lobbing and hit-and-run attacks on security forces.

published on : 5th January 2018

Appointment of Kashmir interlocutor diversionary tactic, 'Azadi' demand is for autonomy: P Chidambaram

Chidambaram said he was worried about what was happening in the valley as there was a deep ferment there.

published on : 28th October 2017

Kashmir terror funding: Two accused confess to flow of money from Pakistan

The accused confessed to the flow of money, especially from Pakistan, in a case related to the funding of terror activities in Kashmir.

published on : 19th September 2017

Government briefs opposition parties on Doklam, Kashmir situation

The opposition leaders were told about the prevailing situation along the Sino-Indian border and Jammu and Kashmir and the government's action.

published on : 14th July 2017

Hindu from UP arrested for terrorist links in Kashmir; involvement of non-locals a first, says IG

Sandeep was nabbed from the same house where Lashkar-e-Taiba commander Bashir Lashkari was killed on July 1. His arrest points to blurring lines between criminality and terrorism, says IGP Munir Khan

published on : 10th July 2017

Mehbooba Mufti meet PM Modi; asks for dialogue to achieve peace in Kashmir valley

She invoked former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's policy on Kashmir, and said the thread should be picked up from where he had left off -- an apparent suggestion for talks with separatists.

published on : 24th April 2017

Does Kashmir need AFSPA? Here is a refresher on the special powers used by army

AFSPA can be invoked in areas the government certifies as disturbed due to disputes between people of different religions, races, languages or castes. It has been used only in insurgency-prone areas.

published on : 27th March 2017