jammu and kashmir

J&K has suffered due to Indus Water Treaty: Mehbooba Mufti

Wednesday, September 28, 2016


Jammu and Kashmir have suffered losses due to the Indus Water Treaty (IWT) with Pakistan and should be compensated by the Centre, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said on Wednesday, two days after India decided to “exploit to the maximum” the water of Pak-controlled rivers. “Today, many things are being talked about. There is a talk …

Kashmir Valley remains curfew-free

Tuesday, September 27, 2016


Signs of normalcy started showing up on Tuesday in parts of Kashmir Valley, which remained by and large peaceful after days of unrest following the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani in an encounter on July 8. No area in Kashmir is under curfew but restrictions on the assembly of people are in place …

Curfew lifted from all parts of Kashmir

Sunday, September 25, 2016


Curfew has been lifted from all parts of Kashmir on Sunday, but restrictions on assembly of people remained in force in most areas as a precautionary measures. “The entire Kashmir Valley is curfew-free on Sunday, but restrictions are in place in many parts as a precautionary measure,” a police official said. ALSO READ: Here’s what happened when …

Curfew imposed in Anantnag town

Thursday, September 22, 2016


Curfew has been imposed again in south Kashmir’s Anantnag town on Thursday , while it remained in force in three police station areas of Srinagar city in view of the separatists call for a protest march. Normal life, meanwhile, remained affected in the Valley for the 76th straight day. The curbs also remain in force …

Restrictions continue in Kashmir

Thursday, September 15, 2016


Srinagar: Situation in the Kashmir valley remain tense for straight 69 days as on Thursday due to the separatist-sponsored strike and restrictions imposed by authorities for maintaining law and order. Restrictions have been imposed on movement and assembly of people in all parts of the Valley, except the Civil Lines area of Srinagar city, a …

Curfew imposed in entire Valley on Eid

Tuesday, September 13, 2016


Srinagar: Following tense situation in the valley, for the first time in many years, authorities on Tuesday imposed curfew in all 10 districts of the Kashmir on Eid even as helicopters and drones have been pressed into service for surveillance Restrictions on assembly of large number of people have been imposed in view of the …

Normal life remains paralysed in Kashmir on Eid eve

Monday, September 12, 2016


Normal life continued affected for the 66th consecutive day today in violence-hit Kashmir, where officials imposed restrictions on the movement and gathering of people at some particular areas on the eve of Eid-ul-Azha. The restrictions have been imposed in the towns of Ganderbal, Kupwara, Baramulla, Budgam, Shopian, Kulgam, Pulwama and Anantnag. The curbs have also …

25 injured in fresh clashes in Kashmir, death toll rises to 68

Sunday, August 28, 2016


Srinagar: Situation in the valley seems to be unchanged as at least 25 people were injured in fresh clashes between protesters and security forces in Kashmir on Saturday even as the death toll in the ongoing unrest in the Valley reached 68 amid curfew in many parts of the region. Police recovered the body of …

Rajnath Singh in Kashmir to hold talks with stakeholders

Wednesday, August 24, 2016


Srinagar: Home Minister Rajnath Singh is in Kashmir to take the note of the tense situation in the valley. Singh said he will hold talks with various stakeholders in Kashmir and invited all those who believe in ‘Kashmiriyat, Insaniyat and Jamhooriyat’ as he arrived here on a two-day visit under Centre’s outreach in the Valley …

Omar-led J & K Oppn delegation calls on Modi appeals for dialogue

Monday, August 22, 2016


New Delhi: Following tense atmosphere in the valley a joint delegation of opposition parties led by former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Monday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and apprised him of the ground situation with an appeal to adopt a political approach in dealing with the unrest in the Valley. …

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