Youth dies in Police custody, Magisterial probe ordered, Shutdown, Clashes in Awantipora, Downtown Srinagar

Youth dies in Police custody, Magisterial probe ordered, Shutdown, Clashes in Awantipora, Downtown Srinagar

A youth from south Kashmir’s Pulwama district died in a police custody in Srinagar on Tuesday. A senior Police officer confirmed the incident while talking to Kashmir Post. “An individual has died (in custody). He was held in a militacy-related...
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BJP sounds poll bugle, kick-starts LS poll campaign across Valley

BJP sounds poll bugle, kick-starts LS poll campaign across Valley

The BJP kick-started its Lok Sabha campaign in militancy-hit Valley with a meet at the Sher-e-Kashmir Park on Thursday.The ‘Shakti Kendra Sammelan’ was presided by party’s national vice-president Avinash Rai Khanna. The agenda of the meeting ...
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In pre poll process more arrests on cards : J&K Police

In pre poll process more arrests on cards : J&K Police

Police plan to arrest more people in the run up to the general elections. Sources in the police said their focus is to keep “trouble makers in check” so that there is no untoward incident and people come out to...
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Shutdown tomorrow against arrest spree, slapping PSA on Yasin Malik: JRL

Shutdown tomorrow against arrest spree, slapping PSA on Yasin Malik: JRL

Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) has called shutdown tomorrow in Kashmir against the arrest spree, ban on Jamat-e-Islami and slapping of Public Safety Act (PSA) on JKLF chief Yasin Malik. “Arbitrary arrest and detention of senior resistance leader and c...
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One dead, scores injured in Grenade explosion at Jammu bus stand

One dead, scores injured in Grenade explosion at Jammu bus stand

One person died and 29 others were injured in a grenade blast at Jammu bus stand on Thursday, hospital sources said.An official said that the blast took place at 11:45 am when a grenade was hurled at a stationary bus...
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Kashmir bandh tomorrow against assault on Article 35A, Jama’at ban: Trade bodies

Kashmir bandh tomorrow against assault on Article 35A, Jama’at ban: Trade bodies

Trade bodies have called for Kashmir bandh tomorrow against the ban on Jama’at-e-Islami and the legal challenge to Article 35A.The call for the strike was issued by various trade bodies of the Valley on Monday. Trade bodies have called for...
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Six killed, 39 injured as bus falls into gorge in Udhampur

Six killed, 39 injured as bus falls into gorge in Udhampur

Six passengers including a woman died and 39 others were injured after a vehicle they were traveling in met with an accident in Udhampur district on Friday late night. Reports reaching a local news agency said that the bus (...
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Method adopted to extend constitutional amendments highly objectionable, NC, PDP mulling moving court

Method adopted to extend constitutional amendments highly objectionable, NC, PDP mulling moving court

The National Conference and the PDP said Friday that they were mulling moving court against the Centre’s decision to extend the 77th and 103rd Amendments of the Indian Constitution to Jammu and Kashmir in the absence of an elected government...
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Restrictions in Kashmir parts, Mobile Internet speed throttled

Restrictions in Kashmir parts, Mobile Internet speed throttled

Restrictions were imposed in Downtown Srinagar and parts of south Kashmir including Anantnag town while the mobile Internet speed was throttled across the valley on Friday.Reports said that the forces were deployed in strength in the Old City and Anantnag...
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Pakistani jets violate Indian air space in Nowshera sector, Flight operations temporarily suspended at Srinagar airport

Pakistani jets violate Indian air space in Nowshera sector, Flight operations temporarily suspended at Srinagar airport

Pakistani jets violated Indian air space in Jammu and Kashmir’s Nowshera area but were successfully confronted. An official said the jets were immediately pushed back by Indian jets on air patrol. The jets had entered into Indian air space this...
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