Snow Shuts Jammu-Srinagar NH, Avalanche Warning Issued

Snow Shuts Jammu-Srinagar NH, Avalanche Warning Issued

The Jammu-Srinagar National Highway remained closed for the second day today even as fresh snowfall across Kashmir prompted authorities to issue an avalanche warning in higher reaches of the valley. “The Jammu-Srinagar National Highway is closed for vehicular traffic due...
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Hurriyat (G) Proposes Joint Strategy No Strike From Today: Sehrai

Hurriyat (G) Proposes Joint Strategy No Strike From Today: Sehrai

Srinagar, Feb 22: Asserting that the Hurriyat Conference (G) chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani continues to remain “out of touch” since February 18, Tehrek-e-Hurriyat general secretary, Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai, Friday said there will be no strike till Monday a...
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Govt Enforces Restrictions

Govt Enforces Restrictions

MOVEMENT OF PEOPLE, VEHICLES BARRED –FRIDAY FEAR Srinagar, Feb 21: In view of protest program by separatist groups for Friday, the Government Thursday evening announced restrictions on movement of people and vehicles in Srinagar and Budgam districts. Off...
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Strike Affects Normal Life

Strike Affects Normal Life

Protests In Bandipora; Police Says Situation Peaceful Srinagar, Feb 20: Life across Kashmir valley remained paralyzed on the first day of three-day fresh strike called by Hurriyat Conference (G) demanding return of the body of Muhammad Afzal Guru, who was...
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Strike by Hurriyat evokes mix response in Kashmir Valley

Strike by Hurriyat evokes mix response in Kashmir Valley

The general strike called by hardline Hurriyat in support of the demand for handing over the body of Parliament convict Mohammad Afzal Guru, who was hanged in Tihar Jail, evoked a mixed response in the Kashmir Valley. Issuing a protest...
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Ahead of Shutdown, Govt Imposes Restrictions

Ahead of Shutdown, Govt Imposes Restrictions

Protests In Pulwama, Magam Srinagar, Feb 19: In view of the strike call given by Hurriyat Conference (G), the Government has decided to impose restrictions in sensitive areas across the Kashmir valley on Wednesday, while Section 144 CrPC was imposed...
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Life returns to normal in Kashmir Valley

Life returns to normal in Kashmir Valley

Life returned to normal in Srinagar and other major towns of the Kashmir Valley Monday after seven days of curfew and two days of separatist-sponsored shutdown following the Feb 9 execution of parliament attack convict Afzal Guru. Shops, banks, post...
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Calls to Return Afzal Guru’s Body to Kashmir Grow Louder

Calls to Return Afzal Guru’s Body to Kashmir Grow Louder

A weeklong curfew may have prevented widespread protests and violence in Kashmir, but anger is still brewing over the central government’s secret execution and burial of the militant Muhammad Afzal. A growing number of Kashmiris are now calling for the...
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Shutdown Hits Normal Life On 9th Day

Shutdown Hits Normal Life On 9th Day

Uneasy Calm Prevails; Clashes In Old City, Pulwama Life in the Valley remained paralyzed for ninth consecutive day on Sunday in the aftermath of the hanging of Muhammad Afzal Guru, who was executed in New Delhi’s Tihar Jail last Saturday....
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Friday Fear: Kashmir Gagged / Protests Rock Chenab Valley

Friday Fear: Kashmir Gagged / Protests Rock Chenab Valley

PROTESTS REPORTED FROM ACROSS VALLEY; POLICE POST TORCHED IN BANDIPORA; PRAYERS HELD FOR GURU Government Friday imposed strict curfew across the valley to foil protests against the hanging of Muhammad Afzal Guru. However, defying the clampdown, protesters took...
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