In Kashmir, Clashes and Dwindling Supplies As Curfew Continues

In Kashmir, Clashes and Dwindling Supplies As Curfew Continues

The Kashmir Valley is on the fourth day of a government-imposed shutdown begun immediately after the hanging of the militant Muhammad Afzal, also known as Afzal Guru, who comes from the town of Sopore in Baramulla district. Many residents are...
read more
Omar Abdullah slams Afzal Guru’s hanging, says long-term implications ‘far more worrying’

Omar Abdullah slams Afzal Guru’s hanging, says long-term implications ‘far more worrying’

An angry Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah on Sunday slammed the execution of Afzal Guru and said this would reinforce a sense of alienation and injustice among generation of youth in the valley. Omar also said it was...
read more
Afzal Guru hanging: Fourth day of curfew in tension torn Kashmir

Afzal Guru hanging: Fourth day of curfew in tension torn Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Uninterrupted curfew restrictions continued for the fourth day on Tuesday in Kashmir Valley to prevent violence in the wake of Afzal Guru’s hanging in New Delhi’s Tihar jail. Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said he would help arrange a visit...
read more
Death Toll Rises As Kashmir Tension Persists

Death Toll Rises As Kashmir Tension Persists

Protests held on both sides of border after execution of Kashmiri man implicated in 2001 attack on Indian parliament. A boy shot by security forces in Indian-administered Kashmir has died in hospital, taking the death toll to three during protests...
read more
Kashmir Media Gag Completes Three Days

Kashmir Media Gag Completes Three Days

SRINAGAR: For the third consecutive day, no newspapers in Kashmir are printing as the media gag is in force in the wake of hanging of Azfal Guru. News channels are jammed and the internet services are withdrawn. “We were informed...
read more
Curfew, Media Gag To Continue Till Friday / Youth Dies Amidst Protests

Curfew, Media Gag To Continue Till Friday / Youth Dies Amidst Protests

Srinagar, Feb 10: Curfew and curbs on local media are likely to continue in the Valley till Friday, official sources told. They said there were least possible chances of Government lifting the curfew and allowing local newspapers to hit the...
read more
40 injured in Kashmir violence after Afzal Guru hanging

40 injured in Kashmir violence after Afzal Guru hanging

At least 40 people were injured in the day-long clashes between security forces and violent protestors Saturday, even as authorities clamped curfew on the entire valley in the wake of Afzal Guru ‘s hanging in Delhi. Defying curfew restrictions, violent.....
read more
Scores Injured In Clashes Amid Curfew

Scores Injured In Clashes Amid Curfew

Police Open Fire On Protesters Near Doabgah Srinagar, Feb 9: Defying the curfew hundreds of people took to streets at various place in Jammu and Kashmir state to protest against the hanging of Afzal Guru. The subsequent clashes between the...
read more
Afzal Guru hanged: Curfew imposed in Kashmir valley, NH closed to avert trouble

Afzal Guru hanged: Curfew imposed in Kashmir valley, NH closed to avert trouble

SRINAGAR: The entire Kashmir valley has been placed under strict curfew in the wake of the hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru in the wee hours of Saturday. The authorities in Srinagar and other major towns of the valley...
read more
Mobile internet services snapped in Kashmir

Mobile internet services snapped in Kashmir

Mobile internet services in the Kashmir Valley were today snapped following the hanging of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru amid apprehensions of a backlash. All the mobile internet connections stopped functioning this morning as the news about hanging of ...
read more