kashmir unrest

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

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

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