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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Afzal Guru hanging: How all homes in Kashmir turn into jails

Afzal Guru hanging: How all homes in Kashmir turn into jails

The continuous curfew in the valley seem to have enraged its people. A group of lawyers of the Kashmir Bar Association started protesting against government while many others claimed that all houses in Kashmir have turned into jails. Curfew has...
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Strict Curfew Today / J&K On Edge, Forces On Guard

Strict Curfew Today / J&K On Edge, Forces On Guard

Strict curfew today: Govt Srinagar, Feb 14: The Government has decided to clamp strict curfew on Friday in entire valley to prevent the assembly of people in Martyrs Graveyard, Eidgah, Srinagar for offering funeral prayers in absentia for Muhammad Afzal...
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Day-6: Clampdown Continues

Day-6: Clampdown Continues

CLASHES, PROTESTS IN NORTH, SOUTH KASHMIR Srinagar, Feb 14: With almost all the major towns of the Valley remaining under curfew for sixth running day Thursday in the aftermath of hanging Afzal Guru, clashes broke out between protestors and force...
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‘I Hope My Forced Silence Will Be Heard’

‘I Hope My Forced Silence Will Be Heard’

‘STF made [me] an [a] scapegoat in all this criminal act which was designed and directed by STF and others which I don’t know. Special Police is definitely the part of this game because every time they forced me to...
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Afzal Guru hanging: Fourth day of curfew in Kashmir Valley

Afzal Guru hanging: Fourth day of curfew in Kashmir Valley

A curfew is in its fourth day in Indian-administered Kashmir to contain unrest after a man was executed for plotting to attack India’s parliament. Afzal Guru was hanged on Saturday for the December 2001 attack after his clemency plea was...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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