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Kashmir violence


Kashmir: ‘We can see loved ones alive or dead only on phone’

March 17, 2019 7:24 am

Sisters hoping to see their ailing mother, a woman who died waiting for her daughter, a girl who lost out on a medical seat — is this what we came back for, ask former militants.

NSG can prevent destruction of houses, train cops: J&K DGP SP Vaid

May 13, 2018 7:08 am

About the killing of professor-turned-militant Mohammed Rafi Bhat in south Kashmir, the DGP said that he had a “background” of militancy.

Across the aisle: India is failing the test on J-K

May 13, 2018 7:19 am

There was no animosity between the stone-pelting youth of Kashmir Valley and Thirumani’s family. His death was, what is heartlessly called, collateral damage.

Stone pelting cases down, infiltration up in Jammu and Kashmir in 2017: MHA

July 18, 2017 5:17 pm

The number of terrorists that were eliminated stand at 95. In the terror attacks that took place in the state this year till July, 12 civilians and 38 security personnel had lost their lives. The infiltration bids have however, seen a rise this year. As against 18 attempts that were recorded last year, 42 were recorded this year till the month of June.

J-K government wants compensation for kin of policemen to be increased

July 17, 2017 10:20 pm

The close relatives of paramilitary personnel who die in action gets around Rs 75 lakh as compensation and Home Minister Rajnath Singh had recently said that the amount would be increased to Rs 1 crore. No decision has been taken on the issue so far.

Rahul attacks NDA govts past and present

November 26, 2014 3:11 am

Rahul asked why Modi hasm't given the promised Rs 1,000 crore to the flood-hit people of the state.

Fifth column: Remember Kashmiri Pandits?

January 18, 2014 11:44 pm

More than two decades later, hundreds of thousands of Kashmiri Pandits continue to be unable to go home.

Curfew reimposed in Shopian town

September 12, 2013 12:27 pm

Death toll in Kashmir's Shopian town reaches 5 since Saturday.

Scuffle flares up sectarian violence in Kashmir

July 21, 2013 9:15 pm

In retaliation,the members of the community attacked the houses of the other side.

UK for end to external support for violence in J-K

April 30, 2012 5:47 pm

Britain today asked Pakistan to take action against militant groups in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) and sought an end to "all external support" for violence in Jammu and Kashmir.


RIP Shujaat Bukhari: Thousands attend funeral as Kashmir journalist laid to rest

June 15, 2018 10:33 pm

Shujaat Bukhari was laid to rest in his ancestral village as thousands of mourners attended his funeral amidst heavy rain. Bukhari was known for appreciating peace dialogues and believed in a political solution to Kashmir conflict. He is survived by his wife and two children.