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Aug 14, 2017
Two civilians killed in clashes with security forces in Jammu and KashmirThis was the second civilian death in the last 12 hours due to the security force's action against protesting mobs.
Aug 11, 2017
Kashmir unrest: 'Justice means nothing in the Valley', says distraught father of student killed in clashesYounis was hit by hundreds of pellets to his chest, according to doctors who treated him at Srinagar’s SMHS hospital in Kashmir.
Jul 27, 2017
CRPF official says there are effective 'non-lethal' substitutes to pellet gunsThere are several "non-lethal" weapons like plastic bullets etc which are available and good enough, a top CRPF official said on Thursday on whether the force was looking for a substitute to pellet guns.
Jul 20, 2017
BSF comes out with capsicum gel-based teargas for crowd control in KashmirAfter trying out PAVA shells, security forces have now turned to capsicum gel-based teargas to quell mobs in the Kashmir valley
Jun 22, 2017
Kashmir unrest: In this ongoing cyber war, everything to do with India is being demonised, says DGP SP VaidAmid the dramatic focus on encounters, explosions and death tolls, the role of social media narratives in shaping the unfolding scenario in Kashmir tends to go unnoticed
May 25, 2017
Kashmir crisis: Mainstream politicians reach out to Hurriyat but situation on ground remains sameA number of mainstream politicians, even from the ruling BJP, have recognised separatists as key stakeholders in the Kashmir resolution process. Though they have held meetings with the separatists, there has been no improvement in the situation in Kashmir Valley.
May 24, 2017
National Conference women wing protest PDP govt's 'anti-Kashmir' policiesThey were demanding initiation of dialogue and an end to "state terrorism", use of pellet guns and mass arrests across Kashmir
May 09, 2017
Supreme Court to hear plea against pellet guns in Kashmir after vacationNew Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday deferred hearing on a plea, seeking a ban on the use of pellet guns to quell agitating and stone-pelting mobs in the Valley, till after the summer break.
May 03, 2017
Kashmir unrest: Rights of security personnel also involved in pellet gun issue, NHRC tells UNHRCThe NHRC has told the UN Human Rights Council that the use of pellet guns during the turmoil in Kashmir Valley was "controversial", but human rights of security personnel are also involved as crowd pelted stones at them.
Mar 27, 2017
Kashmir unrest: SC asks Centre to consider other alternatives to pellet gunsThe Supreme Court on Monday asked the Centre to consider effective means other than use of pellet guns to quell stone pelting mobs in Jammu and Kashmir as it concerns life and death.