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Normal life remains affected in Kashmir Valley

Normal life remained affected in Kashmir Valley on Wednesday due to the strike called by separatists, even as some inter-districts cabs plied on the roads.

Life limping back to normal in Kashmir Valley

Unrest-hit Kashmir Valley is gradually limping back to normalcy with significant increase in the number of people coming out in Srinagar.

Curfew lifted from Srinagar

Curfew was on Saturday lifted from Srinagar as the situation improved in the city, but normal life remained affected in the Kashmir Valley due to the separatist-sponsored strike for the 85th consecutive day.

BSF troops deployed in J&K after 12 years

The Border Security Force (BSF), which was taken off counter-insurgency operations in Jammu and Kashmir in 2004, was today deployed in the summer capital here after a gap of 12 years.

Unrest in Valley continues; separatists Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Farooq taken into preventive custody

Unrest in Valley continues; separatists Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Farooq taken into preventive custody

Curfew remained in force in entire Srinagar district and Anantnag town today to thwart the separatists' plan to stage a two-day sit-in in the city centre.

Anti-nationalism: Separatists warn children in Kashmir against celebrating Independence Day

Anti-nationalism: Separatists warn children in Kashmir against celebrating Independence Day

The separatists have been fuelling tensions in Kashmir, ever since Hizbul Mujahideen poster boy Burhan Wani was gunned down by the security forces.

Mehbooba Mufti asks students to help implement 'odd-even' in J&K

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Friday sought cooperation of people of the state to cope with increased road traffic and called upon students to voluntarily help implement odd-even scheme, similar to the one in Delhi.

Kashmiri pandits celebrate Janamashtami in Valley

Attired in their colourful best with some kids dressed up as Lord Krishna, dozens of Kashmiri pandits on Saturday took out a procession here to celebrate 'Janamashtami.'

Shutdown in parts of Kashmir over youth's mysterious death

 A shutdown was on Monday observed in Lal Chowk and adjoining areas of the city as shopkeepers downed shutters protesting the 'suspicious' death of a youth, whose body was fished out from Jhelum river yesterday.

J&K BJP leader seeks Shah's permission to hoist Tricolour at Lal Chowk

A Jammu and Kashmir BJP leader on Monday met party president Amit Shah and sought his permission to hoist the national flag at Lal Chowk in Srinagar, saying it would be a befitting reply to anti-national forces whose activities, he said, have increased in the valley.

Dozens of government employees detained for protesting in J&K

 Dozens of government employees were detained as they tried to stage a protest march here against abolition of municipal committees at the famous resorts of Pahalgam and Gulmarg in the state.

Abdullah makes first public appearance post organ transplant

Opposition National Conference president and former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah, who has been out of the public eye for almost a year due to organ transplant, today made a surprise visit to Lal Chowk city centre here.

Shiv Sena protests against separatist leader Masarat Alam in J&K

Jammu Shiv Sena protested against separatist leader Masarat Alam after he waved Pakistan's flag and raised anti-India slogans during a rally at the Lal Chowk yesterday.

Special prayers in Srinagar to avoid floods

As fresh rainfall intensified in Kashmir, the residents on Wednesday organised special prayers at many places here to invoke the mercy of the Almighty for improvement in the weather conditions to avoid floods in the Valley again.

Flood-hit Kashmir traders demand rehabilitation

Traders in Jammu and Kashmir shut their businesses on Wednesday to protest against alleged delay in release of rehabilitation and compensation for losses they suffered in the September 2014 floods.

J&K attacks: Zee Media report from Ground Zero

In Soura, two militants are believed to be holed up inside a house. The guerrillas had attacked a police checkpost triggering a gunfight. The site of the gunbattle is about 10 km from city centre Lal Chowk. Police said the gunbattle is still on and the area has been cordoned off.

7 civilians,1 jawan injured in grenade blast at Srinagar's Lal Chowk

Just few weeks ahead of the polling in Srinagar for Assembly election, terrorists have hurled at grenade at a CRPF bunker at Lal Chowk here injuring seven civilians and a jawan.

Grenade blast in Srinagar injures 7 civilians, 1 jawan; BJP blames Pakistan

Grenade blast in Srinagar injures 7 civilians, 1 jawan; BJP blames Pakistan

Just few days ahead of the polling in Srinagar for Assembly election, terrorists have hurled at grenade at a CRPF bunker at Lal Chowk here injuring four civilians.

Delay in dewatering: People block arterial roads in Srinagar

A number of people, mostly women, on Saturday blocked many arterial roads in protest against alleged lack of concern of officials in dewatering the flooded areas in the city, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir.

No Eid bustle as floods ravage Srinagar's shopping hub

The busiest market place in Kashmir should have been bustling with shoppers preparing for Eid, but barely a fortnight before the festival the historic Lal Chowk city centre presents a scene of devastation, much like the rest of the flood-hit Valley.