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Breaking News: Stone Pelting at Security forces in Srinagar by School Students

Stone-pelters attacked security forces in Srinagar. The stone-pelters are school students. To know more watch the video

May 14, 2019, 16:02 PM IST

BJP MP stokes controversy, says 'hit stone-pelters in Kashmir with bullets'

BJP Rajya Sabha member DP Vats has said that stone-pelters in Kashmir Valley should be hit with bullets.

Jun 11, 2018, 16:49 PM IST

Three LeT terrorists killed in encounter in J&K; clashes between stone-pelters, security forces in Chattabal

Three Lashker-e-Taiba (LeT) militants were killed on Saturday on the outskirts of Srinagar.

May 05, 2018, 16:01 PM IST

J&K govt announces withdrawal of FIRs against first-time stone-pelters

Mehbooba Mufti has announced withdrawal of cases against youths involved in stone-pelting for the first time.

Nov 23, 2017, 00:44 AM IST

Policy tweak to ensure normalcy in Kashmir: Arun Jaitley

Any policy tweak on Kashmir is to ensure normalcy in the state, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Wednesday.

Nov 22, 2017, 18:48 PM IST

Catch stone-pelters young, show them India, help them dream - Army's new job

The Army is zeroing in on young stone-pelters in Kashmir - not to lock them up but to take them around India and give wings to their dreams.

Jun 11, 2017, 16:23 PM IST

Army Chief Bipin Rawat defends human shield incident, says 'troops need innovative ways to fight against dirty war in Kashmir'

The Indian Army is facing a "dirty war" in Jammu and Kashmir which has to be fought through "innovative" ways, Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat has said.

May 28, 2017, 14:54 PM IST

Clashes erupt between protestors, cops in J&K's Sopore, Srinagar after Friday prayers

Clashes broke out between protestors and security forces after Friday prayers in north Kashmir's Sopore town and Old City in Srinagar.

May 26, 2017, 20:45 PM IST

Saved many lives by tying ring-leader of stone-pelters to jeep: Major Leetul Gogoi

Major Leetul Gogoi has been honoured by Army Chief General Bipin Rawat with a 'Commendation Card'.

May 23, 2017, 18:23 PM IST

Youth who pelt stones at security forces are in distress: Mehbooba Mufti

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Monday asserted that the youth who pelt stones at security forces are in distress and the government needs to understand their problems.

Apr 03, 2017, 20:12 PM IST

After Hafiz Saeed's house arrest, son Talha takes charge; provokes violence against India

Pakistan's terror machinery was exposed against on Wednesday after Hafiz Saeed's son was caught raising Jamaat-ud-Dawah' Kashmir agenda in one of his speeches recently.

Mar 29, 2017, 19:17 PM IST

Jammu and Kashmir: 18 stone-pelters held ahead of Anantnag by-polls

Ahead of the by-polls for Anantnag parliamentary seat, the Jammu and Kashmir police arrested 18 persons on stone pelting charges on Saturday.

Mar 26, 2017, 11:46 AM IST

Stone-pelting protesters clash with security forces in J&K's Pulwama, 3 injured

Three persons were injured today in security forces' action against a group of stone-pelting protesters in Pampore area of south Kashmir Pulwama district.

Dec 30, 2016, 13:14 PM IST

Apply mind before using pellet guns, don't use them indiscriminately in Jammu and Kashmir: SC

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday asked security forces to differentiate between stone-pelters/militants and their families.

Dec 14, 2016, 22:39 PM IST

Congress pats security forces in dealing with stone-pelters

"We laud the role of the security forces in dealing strictly with the separatists and stone-pelters," J&K Congress leaders said in a statement. 

Jul 16, 2016, 23:00 PM IST

634 'stone-pelters' in Kashmir to get amnesty on Eid

634 people, facing stone-pelting charges, will get amnesty on the occasion of Eid, with the Jammu and Kashmir government Tuesday approving withdrawal of 104 cases against them.

Jul 05, 2016, 18:12 PM IST

Srinagar NIT row: Stone-pelters target security forces after search operation

In yet another such incident, a group of stone-pelting youth on Monday targeted security forces who had gone to a village in Kashmir to carry out a search operation following information that some militants were hiding there.

Apr 11, 2016, 19:34 PM IST

Two `die hard` stone-pelters booked in J&K

Jammu and Kashmir Police on Thursday booked two "die hard" stone-pelters under the stringent PSA and sent them to Kot Balwal jail in Jammu.

Oct 04, 2012, 20:26 PM IST

Omar blames stone-pelters for curfew in Srinagar

J&K CM Omar Abdullah justified the imposition of curfew-like restrictions in parts of Srinagar city.

Jun 28, 2012, 20:42 PM IST

J&K CM announces amnesty scheme for stone-pelters

Earlier this week, government released 12 political prisoners, including two close aides of Geelani.

Aug 28, 2011, 15:09 PM IST