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Curfew, restrictions continue in Kashmir

Authorities continued curfew and restrictions on Tuesday in the Kashmir Valley.

Srinagar-Muzaffarabad bus service resumes

The Srinagar-Muzaffarabad bus service, also known as Karwan-e-Aman, resumed today after remaining suspended for two weeks due to the unrest in Kashmir Valley.

Dozens injured in fresh protests as police foil separatist march in Kashmir
Dozens injured in fresh protests as police foil separatist march in Kashmir

Dozens were injured in fresh protests in the Kashmir Valley on Monday as people defied curfew to march to Anantnag in a more volatile region in response to a call by separatists.

No need to hold talks with separatists: BJP

The BJP said the separatists were working for the benefit of Pakistan and against the interests and integrity of India.

India won't tolerate any insult to its Army - Must Read
India won't tolerate any insult to its Army - Must Read

During the discussion, Baig reportedly said, “The Indian Armed Forces will be driven away from Kashmir by Pakistani forces like dogs.”

Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani  arrested for defying restrictions
Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani arrested for defying restrictions

Hardline Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani was on Monday arrested by police after he tried to defy restrictions and march towards Anantnag district of south Kashmir.

JuD medical team to apply for Indian visa to travel to Kashmir
JuD medical team to apply for Indian visa to travel to Kashmir

A medical team belonging to the Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) has applied for a visa at the Indian High Commission to visit Kashmir.

BSF trooper stabs colleague, escapes with weapon in J&K

 A Border Security Force (BSF) trooper on Sunday stabbed a colleague and escaped with the latter`s light machine gun (LMG) on the border in Jammu and Kashmir.

Protests over Burhan Wani's killing: Curfew in south Kashmir to prevent separatist called march
Protests over Burhan Wani's killing: Curfew in south Kashmir to prevent separatist called march

Authorities on Monday imposed curfew in four south Kashmir districts to prevent a separatists called protest march.

Kashmir violence: Avoid using pellet guns against protesters as far as possible, Rajnath Singh tells security forces
Kashmir violence: Avoid using pellet guns against protesters as far as possible, Rajnath Singh tells security forces

Kashmir violence has left 45 people dead in violent stone-throwing protests following July 8 killing of top pro-Pakistan rebel 'commander' Burhan Wani.

Toll in Kashmir unrest climbs to 47, curfew continues in five districts
Toll in Kashmir unrest climbs to 47, curfew continues in five districts

An uneasy calm prevailed in Kashmir where normal life was paralysed for the 16th consecutive day today even as security agencies braced for a march called by separatists tomorrow.

CM Mehbooba Mufti favours abrogation of AFSPA from parts of J&K; says if successful it can be revoked in entirety
CM Mehbooba Mufti favours abrogation of AFSPA from parts of J&K; says if successful it can be revoked in entirety

“After revoking AFSPA in few areas, we can assess the situation there. If successful we can revoke it in entirety,” CM Mufti said.

BSF constable stabs colleague, flees with LMG, over 10 magazines in Jammu

 A BSF constable today allegedly stabbed a fellow jawan and fled with a Light Machine Gun (LMG) and over 10 magazines from Akhnoor sector in Jammu and Kashmir following which security has been beefed up in key areas here.

Talk to 'voices of dissent' in Kashmir, CPI-M tells Rajnath Singh

CPI-M leader Mohammed Yousuf Tarigami urged the central government to open an "unconditional dialogue" with all the stakeholders in Jammu and Kashmir, "particularly the voices of dissent", to bring peace in the violence-ravaged state.
 

Srinagar-Muzaffarbad bus service to resume tomorrow

The Srinagar-Muzaffarabad bus service will resume tomorrow after remaining suspended for two weeks in view of the unrest in Kashmir Valley that has left 45 people dead and 3,400 others injured.

Kashmir needs political solution, Omar tells Rajnath

Jammu and Kashmir needs a political solution and not economic packages, former Omar Abdullah told Home Minister Rajnath Singh.

Home Minister Rajnath Singh chairs high-level meeting in Kashmir
Home Minister Rajnath Singh chairs high-level meeting in Kashmir

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday chaired a high-level security meeting, met delegations of political parties and is slated to visit south Kashmir's Anantnag district before returning to New Delhi.

Kashmir unrest: Policeman injured in Burhan Wani protest dies, death toll rises to 46
Kashmir unrest: Policeman injured in Burhan Wani protest dies, death toll rises to 46

A policeman, injured in the attack on a police station in Kulgam district on July 15, today succumbed at a hospital here, taking the death toll in the ongoing unrest in Kashmir to 46.

Kashmir unrest over Burhan Wani's killing: Curfew lifted from these four districts - FULL DETAILS
Kashmir unrest over Burhan Wani's killing: Curfew lifted from these four districts - FULL DETAILS

It's a major relief for the people of Jammu and Kashmir after witnessing several days of violence and protests over terrorist Burhan Wani's killing.

Rajnath begins Kashmir visit, curfew lifted in parts of Valley
Rajnath begins Kashmir visit, curfew lifted in parts of Valley

Rajnath Singh met BJP ministers in the Mehbooba Mufti government, including Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh.

Discontinue pellet guns, says J&K HC citing Rajnath's statement

Jammu and Kashmir High Court on Saturday said the state government should discontinue use of pellet guns for crowd control during law and order situation in view of the statement made by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh in Parliament.

Kashmir unrest: CM Mehbooba meets kin of victims, seeks public help to end violence
Kashmir unrest: CM Mehbooba meets kin of victims, seeks public help to end violence

Hitting out at elements who were glorifying the killings in Kashmir and playing politics over graves, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Saturday said they never bother to look back at the victims’ families and sought public cooperation to end violence which has only brought destruction to the state.

One jawan martyred as Army foils infiltration bid in Kupwara, curfew lifted from parts of Valley
One jawan martyred as Army foils infiltration bid in Kupwara, curfew lifted from parts of Valley

A soldier was killed in J&K's Kupwara as the army foiled an infiltration bid from across LoC today.

BJP demands probe into role of National Conference in Kashmir unrest
BJP demands probe into role of National Conference in Kashmir unrest

"The allegation (of involvement of some NC workers in fuelling the unrest) is too serious and needs to be investigated expeditiously and role of NC in fuelling the current turmoil exposed,” BJP state spokesperson Anil Gupta said.

Bangladeshi national held near international border in Jammu

 A Bangladeshi national was arrested by the army near the international border in Jammu district, officials said on Saturday.

Jammu & Kashmir violence: DIG South Kashmir, SSP Anantnag transferred

 Two senior police officers have been transferred from South Kashmir range, which was worst hit by violence following killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani.

Punjab braveheart challenges J&K separatists, says will hoist tricolour at Srinagar's Lal Chowk on Aug 15 - Watch
Punjab braveheart challenges J&K separatists, says will hoist tricolour at Srinagar's Lal Chowk on Aug 15 - Watch

Fifteen-year-old girl Jhanvi Behal is all set to take on those who insulted Indian flag by hoisting Pakistani flag at Srinagar's Lal Chowk.

Burhan Wani protest: Curfew lifted from four districts of Kashmir Valley, parts of Srinagar
Burhan Wani protest: Curfew lifted from four districts of Kashmir Valley, parts of Srinagar

Curfew was lifted from four districts of Kashmir and parts of Srinagar city in view of the improving situation in these areas but remained in force in the rest of the Valley as a precautionary measure.

Rajnath Singh arrives in violence-hit Kashmir, holds meeting with civil society members
Rajnath Singh arrives in violence-hit Kashmir, holds meeting with civil society members

Rajnath Singh will be in the Kashmir Valley for two days – this is his second visit this month to the state.

Curfew, separatist shutdown enters 15th day in Kashmir
Curfew, separatist shutdown enters 15th day in Kashmir

Life remained paralysed in the Kashmir Valley as curfew, restrictions and separatists called shutdown continued for the 15th day on Saturday.