Shutdown, Clashes across Kashmir over rumours of scrapping Article 35A, Police request people not to pay heed to rumors

Shutdown, Clashes across Kashmir over rumours of scrapping Article 35A, Police request people not to pay heed to rumors

Authorities on Monday imposed a shutdown on Srinagar and some other parts of the Kashmir Valley following rumours that the Supreme Court has scrapped Article 35A, police said. Jammu and Kashmir Police issued a statement here, saying: “Some sections of...
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Gunfight rages in Hajin, Militants managed to escape, Clashes erupt during search operation; Internet suspended

Gunfight rages in Hajin, Militants managed to escape, Clashes erupt during search operation; Internet suspended

Gunfight has broken out in Mir Mohalla area of Hajin area of Bandipora district between militants and government forces. As per reports, intense clashes are going on in the area between locals and the government forces. A local police official told...
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Supreme Court adjourns Article 35A hearing to last week of August

Supreme Court adjourns Article 35A hearing to last week of August

SC adjourns hearing of petitions challenging Article 35A, next date of hearing 27 August The Supreme Court of India on Monday adjourned the hearing of the bunch of petitions challenging Article 35A of Constitution of India, which bars outsiders from...
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Shutdown continues across Kashmir Valley as SC to hear pleas on Article 35A today

Shutdown continues across Kashmir Valley as SC to hear pleas on Article 35A today

The Supreme Court is set to start hearing petitions challenging the validity of Article 35A of the Constitution on Monday. The matter will be taken up amid a statewide shutdown declared by Kashmiri separatists and a number of organisations. Article...
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Man making forced entry into Farooq Abdullah’s house in Jammu, shot dead

Man making forced entry into Farooq Abdullah’s house in Jammu, shot dead

A man was gunned down by security personnel on Saturday after he forcibly entered Jammu and Kashmir former chief minister Farooq Abdullah’s house in Jammu, police said. “The intruder breached the main gate and went inside. He had a scuffle...
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Police to ‘Allow’ peaceful protests against Article 35A Row

Police to ‘Allow’ peaceful protests against Article 35A Row

The police have decided to allow peaceful protests against petitions challenging Article 35A in the Supreme Court. The police will, however, keep a close watch on protests and ensure no demonstration takes an ugly turn. “We will allow peaceful protests....
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Two Rebels, Youth killed scores injured in Shopian Gunfight

Two Rebels, Youth killed scores injured in Shopian Gunfight

An 18-year-old youth was killed and over 50 others suffered injuries during intense clashes between government forces and protesters near encounter site at Kundalan village of south Kashmir’s Shopian district on Tuesday. Two militants were killed during the ...
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One Dead, Scores injured as forces open fire in Pulwama

One Dead, Scores injured as forces open fire in Pulwama

One youth was shot dead by the government forces near the gunfight site at Chatpora area of district Pulwama on Friday. The deceased youth has been identified as Faizan Ahmad Khan son of Abdul Gani Khan of Ladoo, Khrew area...
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Jhelum approaching danger mark at Sangam, I&FC declares flood alert

Jhelum approaching danger mark at Sangam, I&FC declares flood alert

Fear of flood is again haunting the Srinagar residents, as the water levels is continuously increasing in Jhelum due to incessant rains in the Valley. As per the Irrigation and Flood Control Department Kashmir there is a possibility of flood...
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Shutdown against civilian killings today: Joint Resistance Leadership

Shutdown against civilian killings today: Joint Resistance Leadership

Expressing concern over resumption of Operation All-Out and CASOs in Kashmir which has resulted in killing of four civilians in past one week, the Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik has called....
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