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Rs 24 cr pumped into Kashmir from Pakistan to fuel protests; Jammat-e-Islami​, Asiya Andrabi among beneficiaries

Rs 24 cr pumped into Kashmir from Pakistan to fuel protests; Jammat-e-Islami​, Asiya Andrabi among beneficiaries

As tensions continue to simmer in Kashmir, a report on Wednesday said, crores of rupees from across the border have been poured into the Valley to escalate the violence.

Restore peace in Jammu and Kashmir, avoid casualties, Rajnath Singh tells officials

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday held a high-level review meeting on Jammu and Kashmir and instructed security officials to restore peace and normalcy in the state at the earliest.

Kashmir unrest: Five more killed in fresh clashes, toll jumps to 63

Kashmir unrest: Five more killed in fresh clashes, toll jumps to 63

Five persons were killed and several others injured in security forces action against stone-pelting protestors in Budgam and Anantnag districts of Kashmir on Tuesday where normal life remained paralysed for the 39th consecutive day due to curfew, restrictions and separatist-sponsored strike.

Kashmir: Two 2 killed as stone-pelting protestors clash with security forces

Two youth were killed and six others injured on Tuesday in security forces action against stone-pelting protestors in Magam area of central Kashmir's Budgam district, taking the death toll in the ongoing unrest in the Valley to 59.

Kashmir unrest: Fresh clashes break out in Anantnag, Shopian; curfew clamped in many parts of Valley

Kashmir unrest: Fresh clashes break out in Anantnag, Shopian; curfew clamped in many parts of Valley

Fresh clashes broke out between protesters and security forces in Anantnag and Shopian districts of south Kashmir on Saturday even as curfew continued to be clamped in many parts of the Valley paralysing normal life in the Valley for the 29 consecutive day.

Development initiatives got huge setback in J&K: Mehbooba

 Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today said the prevailing law and order problem has dealt a "huge setback" to the efforts of her government to upgrade infrastructure in key sectors and stressed on the need for "infusing new life" in the institutions to address the developmental concerns of the public.

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.

Guantanamo Bay-like prison to be built in Jammu and Kashmir, CM Mufti seeks Rs 7 crore from Centre

Guantanamo Bay-like prison to be built in Jammu and Kashmir, CM Mufti seeks Rs 7 crore from Centre

A Budgam court on May 25 had said that “situations like Abu Ghraib and Guantanamo Bay cannot be tolerated” in India.

Hizbul Mujahideen militant arrested in Jammu and Kashmir

Hizbul Mujahideen militant arrested in Jammu and Kashmir

A Hizbul Mujahideen militant was on Saturday arrested and an AK assault rifle seized during an operation in Budgam district of central Kashmir, police said.

148 J&K panchayat members quit following threats

As many as 148 panchayat members in Jammu and Kashmir resigned last year following threats from terrorists, with Budgam district topping the list with 26 Sarpanches and Panches quitting their posts.

India to seek UN sanctions against Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin

India is in the process of seeking UN sanctions against banned Hizbul Mujahideen supremo Syed Salahuddin for a freeze on his assets and a travel ban for his association with Al-Qaeda terror group and its affiliates like Lashker-e-Toiba.

Cow who was issued admit card does not appear for examination in J&K

A Budgam resident, who managed to get hall ticket for his Brown Cow to write a professional entrance examination, on Sunday did not turn up with the bovine for the paper at the allocated centre here, saying he only wanted to convey a message about the "flaw" in the system.

Court reserves order on Masarat Alam's bail plea till Apr 25

 A Budgam court on Wednesday reserved its orders till April 25 on a bail application moved by hardline separatist leader Masarat Alam Bhat, who was arrested last week on sedition charges.

NC leaders stopped from visiting residence of Narbal youth

National Conference leaders were on Monday stopped from visiting the residence of the teenage boy killed in police firing in Budgam district's Narbal area, police said.

Pak condemns arrest of separatist leaders in Kashmir

Pakistan on Sunday condemned the use of force by security forces against protestors in Kashmir and said the arrest of separatist leaders in the Valley is a matter of concern.

Kashmir Valley remains tense after teenager's killing, stray incidents of violence

An uneasy calm on Sunday prevailed in Kashmir where authorities have kept several separatists including Syed Ali Shah Geelani and Mirwaiz Umer Farooq under house arrest to foil their plans of holding protests against the killing of a teenager in Budgam district.

Geelani threatens to stage sit-in against Budgam killing

Already under house arrest, chairman of hardline faction of Hurriyat Syed Ali Shah Geelani Saturday threatened to stage a sit-in protest at Partap Park area here tomorrow against killing of a youth in Budgam district.

Tension prevails in Kashmir Valley after teenager dies in firing, two cops held, probe ordered

Tension prevails in Kashmir Valley after teenager dies in firing, two cops held, probe ordered

A teenager was shot dead by security forces in the Kashmir Valley on Saturday during a strike called by hardline Hurriyat Conference against the recent killing of two youths in an Army operation in Tral, prompting the authorities to register a murder case and order a magisterial probe.

Hurriyat seeks NHRC probe into Budgam incident

Hurriyat's moderate faction on Saturday approached the National Human Rights Commission seeking a probe into the killing of a youth in firing by security forces in Budgam district of central Kashmir.

Omar Abdullah condemns killing of youth in Budgam

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday condemned the killing of a youth in central Kashmir's Budgam district, demanding responsibility be fixed immediately and the guilty punished.