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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.
Mar 20, 2017
Kashmir unrest: Indian State's complacency isn't helping frustrated youths of ValleyThe third strand is the choice of weapons for forces operating against demonstrators in Kashmir.
Feb 27, 2017
Kashmir unrest: Modified pellet guns to prevent eye injuries, says CRPF chief General K Durga PrasadWith pellet guns leaving hundreds of protesters in Jammu and Kashmir with severe eye injuries, a modified version of the weapon will now be used to ward off any protest ahead or during any anti-militancy operations.
Jan 08, 2017
Kashmir unrest: CRPF refuses to reply to RTI query on use of pellet gunsIn the wake of death of over 90 people and injuries to over 12,000 from use of pellet guns during the unrest in Jammu and Kashmir, the CRPF has refused to give, in response to an RTI query, details of the number of such weapons and ammunition used.
Nov 11, 2016
Kashmir: Centre must act on recommendations of Yashwant Sinha's delegationThe report filed by a high-profile delegation led by former Union minister Yashwant Sinha hasn’t offered any fresh roadmap for resolving the prevailing political crisis in Kashmir
Oct 10, 2016
Govt mulling reconfiguring PAVA shells as security forces find them ineffectiveThe self-melting canisters of the PAVA shells were taking time to melt and as a result, the crowds were able to throw them back at the forces in quick time.
Sep 29, 2016
Kashmir unrest: Chilli-based PAVA shells 'too slow' for crowd-control; Home Ministry announces recallChilli-based Pava shells turn to bee too slow to disperse angry protesters in Kashmir, Ministry of Home Affairs issue recall order