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23-May-2018 Srinagar

Protesting farmers demand end to arrest spree

Farmers from Kashmir Valley who assembled here at Press Enclave Srinagar to protest against anti-framers policies being pursued by Government denounced the arrest spree in South Kashmir villages.The farmers who staged protest under the banner of J&K Kisan...

22-May-2018 Srinagar

IFJ&HR releases report about Hawal Massacre

International Forum for Justice and Human Rights Tuesday released a report regarding Hawal massacre in which over 72 innocent civilians were killed by the Indian troops.Besides International Forum for Justice and Human Rights Chairman Muhammad Ahsan Untoo, Muslim...

21-May-2018 Srinagar

Amid shutdown, Govt restrictions paralyse normal life in Valley

Normal life remained paralysed in Kashmir on Monday due to a shutdown call and Eidgah march issued to commemorate the anniversaries of Molvi Farooq, Gani Lone and Hawal massacre victims by Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL).In many parts of Valley especially...

19-May-2018 Srinagar

‘JKLF protest march foiled, leaders, activists arrested’

“Despite stringent curfew, restrictions and other oppressive measures by police and Indian forces, Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) leaders and activists managed to reach and gather near Budshah Chowk Lal Chowk today,” a JKLF statement issued to GNS said.It...

19-May-2018 Srinagar

Govt foils JRL march amid strike on PM's visit

Amid a complete shutdown in Valley, authorities on Saturday foiled a march to Lal Chowk called by the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) against the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to State.The summer capital Srinagar particularly the areas around...

19-May-2018 Srinagar

APHC decries restrictions, arrests on PM Modi's visit

All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC) while decrying the restrictions, arrests and curbs a head of Modi’s visit, said that state administration imposed curfew like restrictions and curbs and in its crackdown on resistance leaders, arrested or placed them...

18-May-2018 Budgam

Protest in Budgam against massacre in Palestine

Anjumna Shari Shian Friday organized a massive protest demonstration against massacre of innocent people of Palestine by Israeli Fascist Forces in Central Kashmir’s Budgam.Hundreds of people participated in the protest demonstration that was led by Anjuman Shari...

18-May-2018 Srinagar

JRL protest against massacre in Palestine

“Failure of the international community in resolving disputes and stopping massacres of innocent people in Palestine, Kashmir and other disputed lands can only be termed as worst kind of apathy. Israeli terrorism against Palestinian people and the help it is...

18-May-2018 Srinagar

Red alert sounded in Srinagar ahead of Modi’s visit

A multi-tier security setup has been put in place ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Jammu Kashmir on Saturday amid alert sounded in capital city Srinagar and high degree of vigilance at vital installations.All entry and exit points into...

12-May-2018 Pulwama

Detention of student along with father sparks protest at IUST

The arrest of a Varsity student along with his father sparked protest at Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST) Awantipora on Saturday.Police during a nocturnal raid had arrested Mechanical Engineering student Tasaduq Rashid and his father....

12-May-2018 Srinagar

Police foil Urban Local Bodies protest program

Police Saturday foiled a protest march carried out by arrested some employees of Urban Local Bodies United Forum and arrested dozens of employees here in Kashmir capital Srinagar. The employees have threatened agitation in case their demands are not met immediately.Reports...

11-May-2018 Srinagar

No Friday prayers allowed in historic Jamia amid curbs in Old city

Authorities disallowed prayers on Friday at historic Jamia Masjid in the old city where restrictions were imposed within the jurisdictions of five police stations to prevent prayers in absentia for thirteen people killed in south Kashmir recently. At the same time,...

11-May-2018 Srinagar

JKLF leaders take out protest rally against unabated killings

“Innocent killings can not deter Kashmiri nation from treading the path of resistance and seeking freedom. A nation that has resolved to achieve freedom cannot be intimidated by military might,” said the vice chairman of JKLF, advocate Bashir Ahmad Butt on Friday...

11-May-2018 Srinagar

Restrictions imposed in old city as precautionary measure

Authorities on Friday imposed restrictions in old city parts of Srinagar as a ‘precautionary measure’ in wake of the prevailing situation in the aftermath of recent civilian killings in Shopian and Srinagar.All areas coming under the jurisdiction of six police stations...

11-May-2018 Srinagar

PDD casual labourers demand regularisation, pending wages

Scores of PDD casual labours shouting slogans in support of their demands, the protesting casual labourers assembled in Ganderbal and held a demonstration.They were demanding release of wages, regularization policy and implement SRO 381 instead of 520. The...

10-May-2018 Srinagar

Students’ stages protest in Sumbal against Kashmir killing

The students on Thursday held a protest in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district against the recent militants and civilian killings in Srinagar and Shopian districts.Reports said the students of Government Degree College Sumbal held a protest on the campus.They...

10-May-2018 Srinagar

Protest against management, security staff erupts at Ladled Hospital

Scores of attendants at Lalla Ded hospital in Srinagar on Thursday staged a protest against the alleged mismanagement by the authorities at the maternity facility.Scores of the attendants assembled outside the main gate raising slogans against the administration...

09-May-2018 Srinagar

Students hit streets against civilian killings in Kashmir

Students of Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST), Awantipora and Central University of Kashmir (CUK) today staged a protest demonstration against civilian killings.Reports said that the students of various departments of IUST campus assembled near...

09-May-2018 Srinagar

Kashmir University students, faculty members remember slain Professor

Students of Kashmir University on Wednesday held a peaceful protest in support of slain Professor Muhammad Rafi who was killed in a gunfight on Sunday at Budigam village of South Kashmir’s Shopian district.Large number of students from different departments of...

09-May-2018 Srinagar

Life returns to normal in Valley, Shopian remains shut

Life returned to normal on Wednesday in Kashmir Valley except in southern districts, after a three-day shutdown over civilian and militant killings.The joint resistance leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Yasin Malik on Tuesday...

08-May-2018 Srinagar

Day-3: Restrictions, shutdown continues in Valley

Authorities in Kashmir on Tuesday continued restrictions in parts of Srinagar city and other places of the Kashmir valley after pro-freedom leaders renewed their appeal for a protest shutdown.Police said restrictions were imposed in Rainawari, Khanyar, Nowhatta,...

08-May-2018 Srinagar

KCCI gives hue and cry notice to govt asks it to end bloodshed

Kashmir Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) on Tuesday gave a hue and cry notice to ruling PDP led government in the state and asked to bring an end to bloodshed in Kashmir Valley.In a statement issued to GNS, the Kashmir Chamber of Commerce alleged that...

08-May-2018 Srinagar

Shopian teenager succumbs, civilian death toll rises to six

One more teenager succumbed to injuries taking the civilian death toll in Shopian firing allegedly by government forces to six.Family and medical sources confirmed to GNS that the 17-year-old identified as Sufail Ahmad Bhat son of Ghulam Hassan Bhat of Dachoo...

07-May-2018 Srinagar

Lawyers, traders take rallies against Shopian killings

Kashmir High Court Bar Association and Traders federation on Monday took out separate rallies denouncing unabated civilian killings and urged the world community to come to the rescue of people of Kashmir against "ongoing onslaught by India".Members of Kashmir...

07-May-2018 Srinagar

GoI wants to turn Kashmir into Afghanistan : Mirwaiz Umar Farooq

As per the JRL program, APHC (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq defied his house detention on Monday to proceed towards the Civil Secretariat to stage a peaceful sit-in against the continued killings of Kashmiri youth by government forces; however, he was...

07-May-2018 Srinagar

Day 2: Anger simmers against civilian, militant killings in Kashmir

Authorities on Monday struggled to contain the situation in Kashmir valley a day after five civilians and five militants were killed in the Kashmir Valley a day before.The dead included a Kashmir University professor and militant commander Saddam Paddar in a south...

07-May-2018 Srinagar

Murder of civilian: Petitioners seeking SHRC’s intervention

A petition has been filed before the State Human Rights Commission appealing its investigation wing to conduct a probe into the killing of a Srinagar youth by a police driver.The petition has been filed by Chairman International Forum for Justice and Human...

07-May-2018 Shopian

Sadam Padar and Bilal Molvi laid to rest, Militants offer gun salute

Hizbul Mujhadeen commander Sadam Padar and Bilal Ahmed Mohand alias Molvi were laid to rest amid pro-freedom and pro-Islam slogans at their ancestral graveyard in Heff Shermal area of South Kashmir’s Shopian district.Sadam Paddar who was very close to Hizb...

07-May-2018 Srinagar

Traders’ bodies stage protest against ‘killing spree’ in Kashmir

A traders’ body, Kashmir Traders and Manufacturers Federation (KTMF) Monday staged a protest demonstration at Abiguzar Srinagar against the “killing spree” in Kashmir.Scores of traders led by Federation president Muhammad Yasin Khan assembled at Abi Guzar...

07-May-2018 Srinagar

National Conference stages protest against Kashmir killings

Opposition National Conference Monday staged a protest against unabated civilian killings.National Conference leaders and workers headed by party General Secretary Ali Muhammad Sagar carried out a march from party headquarters Nawa-e-Subah to Radio Kashmir road.The...

07-May-2018 Srinagar

Day 2 : Kashmir shuts against unabated killings

A complete shutdown was observed across Kashmir Valley against killing spree.The call for shutdown was forwarded by Joint Resistance Leadership comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik.All business establishments and educational...

07-May-2018 Srinagar

Thousands participate in funeral prayers of Sadam Padder, Bilal

Tens of thousands of people on Monday participated in the funeral prayers of Sadam Hussain Padder, who was Burhan Wani's close associate and Bilal Ahmad Mohand in their respective villages in south Kashmir's Shopian district.Reports reaching GNS said that...

05-May-2018 Srinagar

Five deaths in Kashmir from evening to morning

Eight persons including were killed within a span of 12 hours in Kashmir Valley from Friday evening to Saturday morning.Suspected militants shot dead a cop in restive Pulwama district of South Kashmir.Reports said that gunmen emerged near fuel station at Rohmu...

05-May-2018 Srinagar

Protests erupt in KU after assistant professor goes missing

Protests erupt in University of Kashmir on Saturday after a contractual assistant professor appointed in the sociology department of the varsity went missing.The assistant professor is from Chunduna Ganderbal district and has been identified as namely Dr Mohammad...

04-May-2018 Srinagar

Er. Rasheed leads protest march in Handwara

After Friday prayers today hundreds protested against unabated killings in Kashmir and in solidarity with the students of Aligrah Muslim University.Led by AIP Supremo and MLA Langate Er. Rasheed protesters were holding play card and shouting slogans. Addressing...

03-May-2018 Srinagar

Thousands participate in Shopian teen’s funeral

Thousands of people participated in the funeral prayers of the teenager youth killed allegedly in forces action in Turkwangam village of south Kashmir’s Shopian district yesterday evening.The youth, Umar Kumar of Pinjoora (17), a class 9th student, was killed...

03-May-2018 Pulwama

Clashes erupt in Malangpora after Forces launch search operation

Government Forces Thursday sealed all the routes leading to Malangpora area of South Kashmir’s Pulwama district.Reports said that the village was cordoned off after a tip off about the presence of militants in the area.Witnesses said that as the search operation...

01-May-2018 Baramulla

Hundreds turn up for funerals of Baramulla youths

Hundreds of people on Tuesday participated in funeral prayers of the three youths who were killed by unknown assailants at Khanpora in north Kashmir's Baramulla district last evening.Reports reaching here said that hundreds of people participated in the funeral...

01-May-2018 Srinagar

Kashmir shuts to mourn militants, civilian killing

A complete shutdown was observed across Kashmir valley today to mourn the civilian and militant killings in Pulwama district of south Kashmir yesterday.All shops and other business establishments were closed in the Valley while public transport was off...

28-Apr-2018 Shopian

Day-2: Shopian observes shutdown against students killing

A complete shutdown was observed in Shopian area of South Kashmir district for the second consecutive day on Saturday against the killing of a student on Thursday.All shops and other business establishments were closed while traffic was off the roads.Meanwhile...

28-Apr-2018 Srinagar

Parents of disappeared persons stage protest to seek whereabouts

The Association of Parents of Disappeared Persons (APDP) on Saturday staged a protest demonstration in Press Colony Srinagar demanding justice and whereabouts of their disappeared family members.Scores of the protestors assembled at press colony holding...

26-Apr-2018 Srinagar

IUST students stage protest against alleged high-handedness of forces

The students of Islamic University of Sciences and Technology (IUST) Awantipora on Thursday staged a peaceful protest demonstration against the alleged high-handedness of the government forces.The protesting students who have assembled on the varsity campus...

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