UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein called for maximum restraint and denounced the lack of prosecutions of Indian forces.
In a recent interview with The Indian Express, Dineshwar Sharma remained silent on “contentious aspects” of his assignment and instead talked about his understanding of the current situation and his challenges as the Centre’s representative, both in Srinagar and New Delhi.
Centre must look it in the eye, without delusion or denial, in order to address and combat it effectively in J&K
Kashmir infiltration: There are reports of infiltration of over 20 militants into Kashmir from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) recently, the officials said.
Jammu and Kashmir: The encounter, which broke out today morning, is underway at Tangdhar sector where four militants have been killed.
Bipin Rawat said, “If anyone in Indian Army, at any rank, does any wrong and it comes to our notice then strictest action will be taken.”
Major Gogoi, on the eve of Lok Sabha bypolls last year, tied a civilian, Farooq Ahmad Dar, to an Army jeep and paraded him through a dozen villages across Budgam.
In a serious breach of security ahead of Modi’s visit, militants on Thursday attacked a guard post of a hotel in Srinagar and fled with rifles. The incident caused a flutter within the security agencies and two policemen who were manning the guard post were detained for questioning.
The legislator welcomed the Centre’s unilateral ceasefire during the Muslim fasting month of Ramzan but warned of “black sheep (in the police force) trying to sabotage it”.
Ashish Kaul, an employee of US-based Development Dimensions International, was booked under sections of the Information Technology Act. The J&K police filed an FIR after taking into cognizance two his tweets from the now-defunct Twitter handle @ashishkaul13.
On May 1, Asif Ahmad Sheikh (23), Haseeb Ahmad Khan (18) and Mohammad Ashgar (21), residents of Kakar Hamam area, were shot dead outside a shop in Iqbal Market by at least three unidentified gunmen.
PM Modi will inaugurate a hydroelectricity project and participate in the 100th birth anniversary celebrations of Ladakhi spiritual leader Kushak Bakula, as also attend a university convocation, according to officials.
Cow, namaz, historical monuments, Jinnah — we are back to cultural issues in the prelude to Partition
Pakistan will continue to provide moral, political and diplomatic support to the people of Kashmir in their struggle for self-determination under the UN Charter and in accordance with the UNSC resolutions, the Pakistan PM said.
A class II student of Rainbow International School in Shopian, Rehan was injured when the school bus he was travelling in was stoned by protesters enforcing a bandh Wednesday morning. A stone hit him on the head, causing a frontal bone fracture.