Stone pelting

Afshan Ashiq: From a stone pelter to now the captain of J&K's women's football team

Afshan Ashiq: From a stone pelter to now the captain of J&K's women's football team

Afshan Ashiq said her life and career took a remarkable turn since the days when her picture was splashed in the national media as a stone pelter.

Dec 06, 2017, 12:40 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir: Terrorists try to loot bank, locals pelt stones on them

Jammu and Kashmir: Terrorists try to loot bank, locals pelt stones on them

Three terrorists, trying to loot a bank in Jammu and Kashmir, were pelted with stones by local residents on Monday.

Dec 05, 2017, 14:44 PM IST
LeT terrorist, who functioned like Headley, had a role in stone pelting in J&K

LeT terrorist, who functioned like Headley, had a role in stone pelting in J&K

Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) operative Abdul Naeem Sheikh, who was arrested recently, had an important role in stone pelting incidents in Jammu and Kashmir. According to sources, some LeT terrorists located in internal parts of Kashmir were in touch with him.

Nov 30, 2017, 17:02 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir CM Mehbooba Mufti orders withdrawal of stone-pelting cases against 4,327 youth

Jammu and Kashmir CM Mehbooba Mufti orders withdrawal of stone-pelting cases against 4,327 youth

Over 11,500 cases have been registered against stone pelters since July last year when unrest broke out in Kashmir following Burhan Wani's death.

Nov 30, 2017, 05:59 AM IST
Matrix of terror funding of Hurriyat leaders has been exposed: Arun Jaitley

Matrix of terror funding of Hurriyat leaders has been exposed: Arun Jaitley

The Centre on October 23 said it would start talks on J&K with all parties, including separatists.

Oct 25, 2017, 16:49 PM IST

Boy critically injured in stone pelting in Kashmir

A 5-year old was critically injured in Pulwama district in stone pelting at vehicles.

Oct 09, 2017, 19:51 PM IST

Stone-pelting incidents: Two sent to NIA custody till Sept 19

A Delhi court on Saturday allowed the NIA to conduct custodial interrogation of two men, including a freelance photo-journalist, for three more days in alleged case of stone-pelting in Kashmir Valley and mobilising support against security personnel through the social media.

Sep 16, 2017, 15:41 PM IST

260 injured in stone-pelting at 'Gotmar Fair' in Madhya Pradesh's Chhindwara

Around 260 people were injured in the stone-pelting at centuries-old traditional "Gotmar Fair" in Chhindwara district of Madhya Pradesh. The condition of four persons is stated to be serious.

Aug 23, 2017, 00:13 AM IST
BJP backs Rajnath's statement lauding NIA for decline in stone-pelting incidents in JK

BJP backs Rajnath's statement lauding NIA for decline in stone-pelting incidents in JK

BJP also said that the central agency has eliminated a number of front ranking terrorists and separatists from the Valley.

Aug 21, 2017, 07:56 AM IST

Kashmiris want to be active stakeholders in peace process: Rajnath

Union Home Minister on Wednesday said the common Kashmiris want to be active stakeholders in the peace process.

Aug 17, 2017, 00:01 AM IST

Police, CRPF being trained to handle stone pelting: DG

CRPF Director General RR Bhatnagar refused to speak on the number of militants active in Kashmir

Aug 16, 2017, 13:57 PM IST
J&K: Restrictions imposed in parts of Srinagar

J&K: Restrictions imposed in parts of Srinagar

Authorities on Monday imposed restrictions in parts of Srinagar to maintain law and order in the wake of killing of two civilians in security forces' action on stone-pelting protestors.

Aug 14, 2017, 12:59 PM IST
Rajnath Singh on convoy attack: Rahul Gandhi didn't follow security protocols

Rajnath Singh on convoy attack: Rahul Gandhi didn't follow security protocols

Showering praise on the Gujarat government, Singh said the state has done a commendable job and arrested one person in connection with the attack.

Aug 08, 2017, 11:48 AM IST

Six policemen including SDPO injured in stone pelting by mob

The local people claimed that the police fired in the air to disperse the mob, but the SP denied police firing in the air.

 

Aug 06, 2017, 16:02 PM IST
NIA probes Dubai route into Kashmir terror funding; to seek court's consent for polygraph test on Separatist leaders

NIA probes Dubai route into Kashmir terror funding; to seek court's consent for polygraph test on Separatist leaders

The seven Kashmiri separatist leaders, who were arrested for allegedly funding terror outfits in Jammu and Kashmir, will undergo a lie detector test. 

Jul 27, 2017, 19:20 PM IST
Stone pelting incidents down to 424 in 2017 from 1,590 in 2016 in Kashmir Valley: CRPF DG

Stone pelting incidents down to 424 in 2017 from 1,590 in 2016 in Kashmir Valley: CRPF DG

CRPF DG RR Bhatnagar said a number of steps were taken in the recent past like re-positioning of the troops, having a new strategy to achieve the results that are being seen now.

Jul 27, 2017, 09:06 AM IST
UP: 24 Kawariyas, many policemen injured in stone pelting

UP: 24 Kawariyas, many policemen injured in stone pelting

Nearly 24 Kawariyas along with four Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) personnel and two police personnel were injured after a group of stone pelters attacked a number of devotees of Lord Shiva in Uttar Pradesh on Friday.

Jul 23, 2017, 09:42 AM IST
Sharp drop in stone-pelting incidents in Kashmir Valley this year: CRPF DG

Sharp drop in stone-pelting incidents in Kashmir Valley this year: CRPF DG

BJP national president Amit Shah has said that for the first time, the separatists in Kashmir were facing the heat.

Jul 02, 2017, 10:37 AM IST

Farmers' protest turns violent in Thane

Hundreds of farmers agitating against land acquisition on Thursday blocked a road and pelted stones and torched a police van near Kalyan in Thane in Maharashtra, police said.

Jun 22, 2017, 14:04 PM IST
GJM supporters clash with police in Darjeeling

GJM supporters clash with police in Darjeeling

GJM supporters violated the orders and took a procession. When police stopped them, they hurled stones and bottles.

Jun 17, 2017, 13:12 PM IST