Kashmir violence

Fifth war with Pakistan not solution to peace in Kashmir, says Farooq Abdullah

The National Conference (NC) MP Farooq Abdullah said that fifth war with Pakistan not solution to peace in Kashmir. Watch full video to know more.

Feb 23, 2019, 20:28 PM IST

Kashmiri youth resorts to violence due to rumours in colonies, mosques: Army chief

Indian Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Monday issued a stern warning for those who are “misleading” the youth of Jammu and Kashmir.

Nov 13, 2018, 09:01 AM IST

Lessons from the Northeast should help bring peace to Jammu and Kashmir

The muscular approach of 2015 has been followed by confidence building in the Northeast, and this could be a viable option to be replicated in Jammu and Kashmir and the LWE-affected states.

Jul 20, 2018, 14:53 PM IST

Funding of Kashmiri separatists by LeT, JuD: NIA begins probe against top Hurriyat leaders

The NIA on Friday began its preliminary probe against top Hurriyat leaders for allegedly receiving funds from Pakistan-based terror outfits like Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT), Jamaat-Ud-Dawaah (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed and others to foment violence in J&K.

May 19, 2017, 13:01 PM IST

One killed, dozens injured in Kashmir violence

"We didn`t have forces deployed in the area. We are investigating the matter," a senior police officer told IANS here.

Apr 15, 2017, 23:40 PM IST

Eight killed as violence mars Srinagar Lok Sabha by-poll; voter turnout at all-time low of 7%

The internet services have been suspended in the entire Kashmir Valley till the conclusion of the by-poll for Anantnag Lok Sabha seat on April 12.

Apr 09, 2017, 22:42 PM IST

BJP demands inquiry by retired HC judge into Kashmir violence

"With the situation largely under control now, it is right time for government to order an inquiry by a retired Judge," state BJP spokesman Sunil Sethi said.

Dec 23, 2016, 19:40 PM IST

Civilian, three militants killed in fresh violence in Jammu and Kashmir

 A 24-year-old youth was on Thursday killed by a "stray bullet" near the site of an encounter between militants and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district.

Dec 08, 2016, 23:46 PM IST

Public transport services resume in Kashmir after the Valley witnessed shutdown since July 8

Public transport has resumed plying at many places in Kashmir and shops have been gradually reopening as more people are now carrying out their day to day activities giving a semblance of normalcy in the Valley despite a strike called by separatists.

Nov 24, 2016, 16:21 PM IST

After being suspended for over four months, train services resume in Kashmir Valley

After being suspended for over four months due to unrest, train services in the Kashmir Valley resumed partially on Thursday, officials said.

Nov 17, 2016, 17:39 PM IST

Post demonetisation, decline in violence instigated by separatists in Kashmir Valley: MHA sources

After withdrawal of Rs 500/1000 notes, there has been a decline in violence instigated by separatists in the Kashmir Valley.

Nov 14, 2016, 20:50 PM IST

Separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani wants release of arrested Kashmiris

Separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani on Tuesday said he told BJP leader Yashwant Sinha that the government should release all separatist leaders and others arrested during an ongoing unrest as a precursor to beginning negotiations on how to solve the Kashmir issue.

Oct 25, 2016, 23:22 PM IST

Kashmir unrest: 'Pakistan used Hurriyat to hamper peace in Valley'

National Panthers Party chief Harsh Dev Singh criticized the meeting of All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC) leader Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosvi and Pakistan High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit on Tuesday and alleged that Islamabad has used Hurriyat to vitiate the peace in Kashmir.

Oct 19, 2016, 09:46 AM IST

Masked youths torch two public transport vehicles in Kashmir

Masked youths torched two public transport vehicles on the outskirts of Srinagar on Monday.

Oct 17, 2016, 15:53 PM IST

Ongoing unrest in Kashmir Valley completes 100 days

The ongoing unrest in Kashmir, triggered by the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen militant Burhan Wani in an encounter with security forces, on Sunday completed 100 days even as the Valley remained curfew-free in view of the improvement in the situation.

Oct 16, 2016, 12:34 PM IST

Kashmir unrest: Valley shut for 88th consecutive day; life remains paralysed

The Kashmir Valley remained shut for the 88th consecutive day on Tuesday and life remained paralyzed as authorities made heavy deployments of security forces here and other areas.

Oct 04, 2016, 09:54 AM IST

Kashmir shut for 83rd consecutive day as separatists issue another weekly protest calendar

The Kashmir Valley on Thursday remained shut for the 83rd consecutive day with heavy security deployment in Srinagar and other parts as the separatists have issued another weekly protest calendar extending the shutdown till October 6.

Sep 29, 2016, 10:58 AM IST

Curfew continues for 3rd day in Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar

 The curfew imposed in Kishtwar district following a stone pelting incident triggered by arrest of three separatists remained in force for the third day today.

Sep 27, 2016, 14:07 PM IST

Kashmir unrest: 19-year-old girl succumbs to injuries; death toll rises to 82

A 19-year-old girl died of cardiac arrest in Shopian district during security forces action against stone-pelting protestors on Monday, taking the toll in the ongoing unrest in the Valley to 82, while a school building caught fire under mysterious circumstances in nearby Anantnag district.

Sep 19, 2016, 20:04 PM IST

PDP leader, Srinagar Lok Sabha MP, Tariq Hameed Karra quits party

Founding PDP leader and Srinagar Lok Sabha MP Tariq Hameed Karra resigned from the party as well as Parliament on Thursday to protest against "brutal policies" of ruling BJP at the centre and Jammu and Kashmir government's complete surrender before it.

Sep 15, 2016, 18:10 PM IST