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Kashmir

KASHMIR NEWS

Army foils ‘gruesome attack’ by Pakistan’s Border Action Team along LoC, kills two intruders

March 25, 2019 12:56 pm

A large cache of warlike stores was seized from the spot. "From the recovery, it was estimated that they intended to carry out a gruesome attack on the Indian Army," a statement by the Army said.

Want to 'amicably' resolve all issues with India: Pakistan

December 29, 2016 5:23 pm

"We want to amicably resolve all outstanding issues including Kashmir with India," said Zakaria.

India 'sabotaging' efforts to normalise relations: Pakistan

December 16, 2016 4:32 pm

"Every time there is prospect for talks, they come up with a new excuse," said Zakaria.

Public transport services resume in Kashmir, more shops open

November 24, 2016 12:33 pm

Reports of shops being open as well as increased public transport plying on the roads were received from many other districts of the Valley

India using artillery fire to escalate tension: Maleeha Lodhi tells UN

November 18, 2016 3:37 pm

Pakistan's Ambassador to the UN Maleeha Lodhi said it was an effort by India to divert the international attention from its "continued violations of human rights" in Kashmir, the Geo news report said.

Kashmir unrest: LeT threatens J&K Education Minister

September 27, 2016 9:29 pm

The Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) outfit on Tuesday threatened Jammu and Kashmir Education Minister Naeem Akhtar "not to force people to resume normal work", reports said.

Normal life remains disrupted in Kashmir, toll goes up to 79

September 15, 2016 8:07 pm

Authorities have also imposed restrictions on movement and assembly of people in all parts of the Valley, except the Civil Lines area of Srinagar city, a police official said.

Rajnath Singh to forces: Go after instigators of violence in Kashmir

September 11, 2016 9:19 pm

The directive was given during an hour-long meeting the Home Minister had with top security officials, including National Security Advisor Ajit Doval, besides others.

Kashmir unrest: Rajnath Singh chairs high-level meeting as toll rises to 80

September 11, 2016 5:04 pm

Meanwhile, protesters held a massive rally in Kulgam district shouting pro-Azadi slogans. Separatist called marches were also held in Qaimoh, Khudwani and Redwani towns.

Talk to all stake holders in Kashmir, but don't compromise national sovereignty: All Party

September 07, 2016 3:32 pm

Without making any reference to separatists including Hurriyat Conference, the statement asked the Central and state governments "to take steps for a dialogue with all stake holders".

KASHMIR PHOTOS

Security heightened in Srinagar after two militant attacks on Monday

May 24, 2016 3:50 pm

Following the first lethal militant attack in Srinagar in almost three years, security was tightened and armed policemen were deployed at busy areas.

Jammu & Kashmir: Heavy snowfall blocks highway, disrupts daily life

December 11, 2015 7:12 pm

Snowfall in most parts of Kashmir and rains in the city continued arterial Srinagar-Jammu national highway was closed due to slippery road conditions around Jawahar tunnel in Anantnag district.

Paradise on earth: Stunning photos of fresh snowfall in Kashmir

December 11, 2015 2:09 pm

Plains of the valley, including Srinagar, recorded season's first snowfall on Dec 11. Take a look.

Unexplored Kashmir: Gurais valley

October 13, 2015 2:56 pm

At 8,000 ft above sea level, the Gurais valley in Jammu and Kashmir may not be as famous as Ladakh, but it offers tourists some stunning sights and wonderful trekking trails.

Fresh snowfall in Kashmir valley

February 19, 2015 3:51 pm

Temperature in Srinagar dipped after the Kashmir valley received a fresh bout of snowfall on Thursday.

KASHMIR VIDEOS

On Kashmir, Modi invokes Vajpayee. Says using bullets is not the way forward

June 18, 2020 2:43 pm

Modi also spoke about reduced instances of violence in northeast India and gave credit to the Army, Centre and state governments for repealing of AFSPA in Tripura, Meghalaya and parts of Arunachal Pradesh. See more: https://bit.ly/2M2t86i

A walk of hope from Kanyakumari to Kashmir to promote peace

February 23, 2016 5:35 am

Aligarh, Feb 23 (ANI): Holding placards and banners people from different communities walk silently to promote peace and send a message of unity across the country. They have covered a distance of 5,800 kms and still have to cover more 2000 kms to reach the final destination. With a theme 'A walk of Hope', rally filled with hope displays a sense of togetherness, love and brotherhood. After passing through different states, the peace march reached Aligarh Muslim University where the institution authorities organized a seminar to encourage it. The march is scheduled to commence in Kashmir in May this year. Eminent speakers delivered speeches on humanity, togetherness and peace on the occasion. The seminar was attended by a large number of students, apart from people from various walks of life. Higher authorities of the university also participated in the march to spread the message of brotherhood among the countrymen. The march has to cover a total distance of 7,500 kms to reach the Northern state of Kashmir. It also supports interfaith harmony and equality for all, sustainable living, women empowerment, community health, education and youth development.

We support Article 370, not anti-national elements: Brinda Karat

February 17, 2016 6:05 am

New Delhi, Feb 17 (ANI): Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader Brinda Karat on Wednesday said that Kanahaiya Kumar has done nothing wrong and all the charges against him are baseless. She said that her party supports Article 370 and autonomy for Kashmir within framework of Indian Constitution, but never supports anti-national slogans raised in Jadavpur University.

Islamic Scholars Gather In Beerwah to Spread Peace and Brotherhood

February 16, 2016 1:37 pm

Jammu and Kashmir, Feb 16, 2016: Sufism in Kashmir has its roots dating back to Hazrat Bulbul Shah R.A. However; the Sufi saint who led a profound impact on the lives of people in Kashmir and shaped their culture was Mir Sayyid Ali Hamadani (R.A). These disciples travelled to each part of the state to propagate his mission.

Endangered Snow leopard chases tourists In Kashmir's Gulmarg

February 13, 2016 10:13 am

The five-member tourist group comprising of three women and two men along with a guide, have been in Gulmarg since January 31 and hail from Australia, Holland and the US.

Valley observes shutdown on Guru’s 3rd death anniversary

February 09, 2016 9:42 am

Srinagar, Feb 09 (ANI): Separatists called for a shutdown in the Kashmir Valley on Tuesday on Afzal Guru’s third death anniversary. Guru was executed for his involvement in the 2001 Parliament attack case. In Srinagar, shops, schools and government installations remained closed as a precautionary measure, while roads wore a deserted look as most people remained indoors. The armed security personnel patrolled residential and market areas to prevent any untoward incident. In 2013, Guru was hanged in the national capital, sparking clashes in Kashmir. Dozens of people were injured during the protests.

Money has been changing hands in Kashmir for a long time: A S Dulat

July 13, 2015 10:19 am

In this Idea Exchange moderated by Deputy Editor Muzamil Jaleel, former R&AW Chief A S Dulat says money has been changing hands in Kashmir for a long time, talks about Vajpayee's Kashmir, policy, complains about being made the “scapegoat” in Kashmir, admits to “some” custodial killings and explains why his book is just the “tip of the iceberg” when it comes to the valley.