Category: Kashmir

Crackdown on separatists an arbitrary move: Mehbooba Mufti

Politics: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chief Mehbooba Mufti on Saturday called the crackdown on separatists in Kashmir an "arbitrary move"…

Protest in Kashmir ahead of Article 35A hearing

SRINAGAR: Hours after Union Government issued a notification for the additional deployment of 100 companies of paramilitary forces in Kashmir…

Pulwama Aftermath: Centre orders deployment of 100 paramilitary forces in Kashmir

New Delhi: Taking action after the recent Pulwama suicide attack which has claimed lives of 40 CRPF jawans, the Union…

Jammu and Kashmir: Top cop reviews shelling affected areas

Nowshera: In a bid to take the first-hand appraisal of the local populace in view of frequent ceasefire violations and…

Mehbooba, Sajjad Lone question Jamaat-e-Islami raids

Srinagar: Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti and Peoples Conference (PC) chief Sajjad Lone on Saturday questioned the…

Pulwama Aftermath: As crackdown of J&K leaders begins, Here’s what Mehbooba says

SRINAGAR: The government crackdown on separatists and Jamaat-e-Islami which began on Friday night has not gone well with the former…

J-K: Avalanche hits Gurez, over dozen houses destroyed

Bandipora (Jammu and Kashmir): Khandiyal village in Gurez sector of Bandipora district was hit by an avalanche on Thursday late…

J-K: Separatist leader Yasin Malik detained in Srinagar

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir): Kashmiri separatist and JKLF chief Yasin Malik was detained by the police late on Friday night.…

Jammu-Srinagar highway partially restored

Jammu: The Jammu-Srinagar highway was partially restored for one-way traffic on Saturday, after remaining closed for three consecutive days due…

Mehbooba Mufti praises Saudi Crown Prince; here’s what she tweets

Srinagar: Former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir Mehbooba Mufti welcomed the joint statement by India and Saudi on creating…

Traders call for shutdown over mob attacks on Kashmiris

SRINAGAR: Protesting the ongoing abuse and assault on Kashmiri Muslims living in Jammu and other parts of India, various Kashmir-based-trade…

Ex-J&K CMs welcome SC direction on Kashmiri students

Srinagar: Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti, two former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Ministers, on Friday welcomed a Supreme Court direction…

Pulwama aftermath: Shah Faesal meets suspended Kashmiri students

Kashmir: With an aim to decide on the future course of action, former IAS officer Shah Faesal on Thursday convened…

Kashmir: Security cover of Shah Faesal, separatist leaders withdrawn; here’s why

Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir government on Wednesday has withdrawn security cover of 18 separatists and 155 political leaders, including…

Muslims, other minorities not at all safe in India: Farooq Abdullah

Srinagar: National Conference (NC) president Farooq Abdullah on Thursday claimed that Muslims and other minorities are not at all safe…

J-K: Encounter between security forces and terrorists underway in Sopore

Sopore (Jammu and Kashmir): An encounter has started between terrorists and security forces in Warpora area of Sopore in Baramulla…

Based on ‘allegations’, Kashmiri professor forced to quit

CHANDIGARH: A teacher from Jammu and Kashmir in a private university near Punjab’s Jalandhar city said that he was “forced”…

Jammu-Srinagar highway remains closed

Jammu: The Jammu-Srinagar highway remained closed on Friday for the third consecutive day due to fresh snowfall and landslides at…

Gunfight in J&K

Srinagar: A gunfight erupted on Friday between the security forces and militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore town, police said.…

BSF officer shoots himself dead in Poonch district

Jammu: A junior Border Security Force officer on Thursday shot himself dead in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, police said.…