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13-Oct-2018 Pulwama

Thousands attend funeral of Hizb militant Shabir Ahmad in Pulwama

Thousands of people today participated in the funeral of Hizbul Mujahideen militant killed in an encounter with government forces in Babgund area of this district.Reports reaching news gathering agency Global News Service said that hundreds of people marched towards...

12-Oct-2018 Srinagar

Kashmir shuts to mourn Scholar turned militant Manan Wani

The killing of scholar turned militant sparked a valley wide shutdown on Friday while curfew like situation prevailed in Lolab and adjacent area of Kupwara district.All the shops, business establishments, and educational institutions across Kashmir remained...

12-Oct-2018 Srinagar

Separatist-called shutdown over Ph.D scholar killing hits valley

Life across the Kashmir Valley was affected by a separatist-called shutdown on Friday protesting the killing of a Ph.D scholar-turned-militant commander in a gunfight in Kupwara district.Separatist conglomerate Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) led by Syed...

04-Oct-2018 Srinagar

PHE employees continue to protest over pending wages, regularisation

Nearly a hundred employees of the public health engineering (PHE) department on Thursday staged a demonstration here in this capital city seeking the  release of pending wages and implementation of SR0-520 at the earliest.Reports reaching news gathering...

03-Oct-2018 Sopore

J&K students protest over state board's Class 11 exams

A group of Class 11 students clashed with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore town on Wednesday protesting against the conduct of the Class 11 examinations by the state board of school education.The protestors assembled in Iqbal Chowk area and...

02-Oct-2018 Kulgam

Parts of Kulgam shut against ‘arrest spree’

Arrest spree sparked a complete shutdown on Tuesday in Damhal Hanjipora area of South Kashmir’s Kulgam district.Shops and business Stablishments remained closed while local youth amid protest demonstration burnt down tyres on roads to disrupt vehicular movement.Locals...

01-Oct-2018 Srinagar

Police foil Quarry holders protest in Srinagar

Police on Monday resorted to tear gas shelling to disperse quarry holders who had staged a protest at Pantha Chowk in the outskirts of Srinagar city to  press for revocation of ban on quarrying in the area.Hundreds of quarry holders along with their family...

01-Oct-2018 Srinagar

Redwani locals protest Srinagar against the installation of Army Camp

Locals from Redwani area of South Kashmir’s Kulgam district Monday staged a massive protest in Kashmir capital Srinagar demanding immediate  removal of newly established Army camp in the area.Scores of locals from Redwani area assembled here in Press Enclave...

29-Sep-2018 Srinagar

JK Cement employees stage protest demanding removal of incumbent MD

JK Cements employees Saturday staged a massive demonstration demanding immediate removal of what they claim ‘corrupt’ Managing Director who according to them has brought this industry on the verge of collapse through ‘malpractices’. The protest was organized...

29-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Students protest, seek deferment of class 11th exams

The students of class 11th on Saturdaystaged a demonstration here in Srinagar against Jammu and Kashmir Board of School Education (BOSE) for announcing their examinations for ending October.The students assembled at Press colony and raised slogans against...

28-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Kashmir shuts against civilian killing, protests at several places

Kashmir Valley on Friday observed shut down against the killing of civilian Muhammad Saleem Malik by forces during a cordon by forces in Noorbagh area of Qamarwari here yesterday.While authorities placed most of the resistance leaders under house arrest and...

28-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Kashmir shuts against civilian killings

A complete shutdown affected normal life across Kashmir Valley on Friday. The strike, sponsored by the Joint Resistance Leadership comprising the separatist trio Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Yasin Malik, was observed to protest the killing...

28-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Congregational prayers disallowed in Srinagar's Jamia Masjid

Authorities on Friday disallowed congregational prayers at the historic Jamia Masjid here by imposing restrictions in the area.Mirwaiz Umer Farooq, who delivers his weekly sermon at the mosque, was placed under house arrest.Following a separatist-called shutdown...

28-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Separatist shutdown affects life in Kashmir Valley

A protest shutdown called by the separatists affected life adversely across the Kashmir Valley on Monday.Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) separatist conglomerate headed by Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umer Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik called for the shutdown...

27-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Youth’s killing sets off massive protests in Noorbagh, 15 injured

A youth was allegedly shot dead by government forces in Noorbagh area of this capital city on Thursday setting off massive protests in which nearly fifteen people were injured, seven of them with pellets.In wee hours today, special operations group (SOG)...

27-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Protests rock Kashmir University against Srinagar civilian killing

The students of Kashmir University on Thursday held a protest against the killing of a civilian during a cordon-and-search-operation (CASO) in Qamarwari area of Srinagar.The students from various departments came out of their classes and assembled in the...

27-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Srinagar family wants to know why Salim was killed in ‘cold blood’

Srinagar family wants to know why Forces killed their 26 year old son in cold blood and why no action has been initiated against those who pumped 7 bullets into the belly of Muhammad Saleem Malik, a resident of Magray Mohalla Noorbagh here in Kashmir capital...

26-Sep-2018 Srinagar

JKCSCC calls for boycott of municipal, local body polls

The Jammu and Kashmir Civil Society Coordination Committee (JKCSCC) on Wednesday called for boycott of the upcoming municipal and local body elections and urged the government employees to abstain from work on the polling days.Reports reaching news gathering...

26-Sep-2018 Srinagar

KEA warns New Delhi against fiddling with Article 370, Article-35A

Cautioning BJP led government of serious consequences over fiddling with Article 370 and Article-35A, the Kashmir Economic Alliance (KEA) on Wednesday said New Delhi was treading path of East India Company (EIC) by 'exploiting and looting' natural resources in...

25-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Privatization of Power : Employees continue to protest

Power sector employees in Jammu and Kashmir are up in arms against State Government decision to privatize distribution of electricity. The employees have threatened to intensify their protest against the move.The PDD employees staged massive protest in Srinagar,...

24-Sep-2018 Srinagar

PHE daily wagers hit the streets in Srinagar, demand pending wages

Scores of public health engineering (PHE) department daily wagers on Monday staged a demonstration here in this capital city demanding an immediate release of their long pending wages.Reports reaching news gathering agency Global News Service said that scores...

21-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Ashura observed with religious fervor

The police on Friday detained scores of mourners as they tried to take out an Ashura procession in Srinagar’s Lal Chowk even as Ashura processions were taken out in different parts of the Jammu and Kashmir on the eve of 10th Muharram, marking the martyrdom...

18-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Nursing students up the ante over classmate’s arrest

Nearly a hundred nursing students from various colleges of the Valley on Tuesday staged a demonstration in the capital city against the continued detention of their classmate who has been arrested on charges of aiding militants.Reports reaching news gathering...

17-Sep-2018 Srinagar

JRL called shutdown brings life to a grinding halt in Kashmir

A complete shutdown was observed on Monday across the Valley and parts of Chenab valley in response to the call given by Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) against the killing of militants and civilians at the hands of government forces.Reports reaching...

15-Sep-2018 Anantnag

24-year-old Youth Killed, 20 other injured in Anantnag clashes

A 24-year-old youth was killed and at least twenty other persons suffered injuries in government forces action during clashes near encounter site in Qazigund area of south Kashmir.Reports reaching GNS said that youth took to streets soon after the news...

14-Sep-2018 Srinagar

JKLF stages protest against PSAs on political activists

Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) on Friday said that slapping Public Safety Act (PSA) on “innocent” political activists and shifting them to jails in Jammu is nothing but an “act of persecution of peaceful political dissent”.A statement issued to GNS...

14-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Post-Friday protest breaks out in Srinagar’s Nowhatta

Paramilitary CRPF and police on Friday burst tear smoke shells to break up pro-freedom demonstrations in the Old City of Nowhatta here.Reports reaching news gathering agency Global News Service (GNS) said that after congregational Friday prayers concluded at the...

11-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Two LeT militants killed in Handwara gunfight

Two militants of Lashkar-e-Toiba outfit were killed in a gunfight at Galoora area of Handwara in north Kashmir's Kupwara district on Monday.Reports reaching GNS said that that army’s 30 RR, 92 bn CRPF and SOG cordoned Galoora area of Langate during pre dawn...

10-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Journalists stage protest for arrested colleague, seek his release

The journalists working for different local and national media organizations on Monday staged a peaceful sit-in here to protest the continued detention of their colleague.Reports reaching newsgathering agency Global News Service said that the sit-in organized...

10-Sep-2018 Jammu/Srinagar

Bharat Bandh evokes mixed response in J&K

A day-long Bharat Bandh or nationwide shutdown called by the Congress and Left parties to protest rising fuel prices evoked mixed response in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday.In Jammu, Congress activists protested in R.S. Pura area while shops, public transport,...

10-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Scribes protest against the arrest of their colleague Asif Sultan

Journalist fraternity of Kashmir on Monday staged a sit-in protest against the arrest of journalist Aasif Sultan, at press colony in Srinagar.The protest demonstration organized by the Kashmir Journalist Association was later joined by Kashmir Working Journalist...

10-Sep-2018 Srinagar

CPI (M) protests against hike in fuel prices

As part of country-wide protests, CPI (M) took out a rally in Srinagar on Monday, protesting against the steep hike in fuel prices.Demanding the withdrawal of the hike in fuel prices and an increase in the tax levied on private oil companies, the protesters...

07-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Congress holds massive protest against BJP

The J&K Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) as part of its Nationwide programme held a massive protests rally against the Centre Govt in District Bandipora today.The Congress Leaders and workers while protesting against the Centre Govt for making compromises...

07-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Hunger strike of SSA teachers enters 5th day

The indefinite hunger strike announced by Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) teachers entered fifth day on Friday with the health condition of several protesters worsening.The teachers, led by Teachers joint action committee (TJAC) Abdul Qayoom Wani, have been...

06-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Congress holds massive protest against Centre Govt

The J&K Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) today holds massive protests against the Centre Govt in District Baramulla saying that Mod Govt will continue to remain as the main source behind disillusionment among the masses in the Country.A meeting of...

06-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Employees of SKIMS stages protest to demand release of their colleague

Employees working in Srinagar’s Sher-I-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) on Thursday held a protest demonstration at the premises of the hospital. The employees were demanding the release of their colleague.Scores of the employees which include non...

05-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Congress lodges protest against Centre Govt

The J&K Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) today lodged strong protests against the Centre Govt in Kupwara & Budgam Districts and described the Modi Govt as most corrupt responsible for the economic losses, besides damages to the peace in the Country.A...

05-Sep-2018 Srinagar

ReT teachers stages protest, observes ‘Teachers Day’ as a black day

Rehbar-e-Taleem (ReT) teachers on Wednesday staged a protest in Srinagar to press for their demands even as they observed Teachers’ day as a “black day”. Teachers Day is observed in India on September 5. The teachers assembled at Sher-e-Kashmir Park and staged a protest...

04-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Sarjan Barkati's family stages protest in Srinagar

Family and relatives of Ummat-e-Islami senior leader Moulana Sarjan Barkati- known for his pro-freedom slogans on Monday staged a protest demonstration at Press colony in Srinagar, seeking the release of Barkati.Barkati’s wife, daughter, and son along with...

03-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Youth killed amid CASO in many village in Pulwama

A youth was killed in firing by government forces at Gusoo village amid a massive cordon-and-search-operation in several villages of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Saturday.Reports reaching GNS said that a youth Fayaz Ahmad Wani son of Ahsan Wani...

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