Braid-chopping: 10 hurt in clashes between protesters, police

At least 10 people were injured on Saturday in clashes with law enforcement authorities during protests over increasing braid-chopping cases in the Valley, police said.

Oct 14, 2017, 20:42 PM IST
Separatists call strike against Rajnath Singh's visit, restrictions continue in Srinagar

Separatists call strike against Rajnath Singh's visit, restrictions continue in Srinagar

Normal life in Kashmir was today hit due to a strike called by separatist groups against the visit of Home Minister Rajnath Singh, even as authorities continued restrictions in parts of Srinagar city for a second consecutive day as a precautionary measure.

Sep 10, 2017, 14:39 PM IST

Restrictions in Srinagar to prevent separatist protests

Srinagar District Magistrate Farooq Ahmad Lone said restrictions under section 144 CrPc were imposed in areas falling under the jurisdiction of seven police stations -- Rainawari, Khanyar, Nowhatta, M.R.Gunj, Safa Kadal, Maisuma and Ram Munshibagh.

Jul 21, 2017, 13:04 PM IST

Curfew imposed in parts of Srinagar ahead of Friday prayers

Curfew was imposed in seven police station areas of the city today due to apprehensions of violence after Friday prayers. After increased movement of private vehicles for six days, the roads across Srinagar city today wore a deserted look.

Oct 07, 2016, 11:16 AM IST

Protests in Maisuma locality in Srinagar

Protests broke out on Sunday in Maisuma locality of the city, forcing the law enforcing agencies to fire tear smoke shells to disperse the stone-pelting crowd, police said.

Jul 26, 2015, 18:49 PM IST

Shopian tense, separatists call for bandh in Valley

In the wake of alleged killing of four people by the CRPF jawans and the resulting violence, the curfew clamped by the authorities in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir continued fo the third day on Monday.

Sep 09, 2013, 09:14 AM IST