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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
Sep 23, 2016
One civilian killed in fresh clashes in KashmirClashes were also reported in at least three other places, and at least 30 people were reported injured.
Sep 12, 2016
Security forces in Kashmir using excessive force against protesters: Amnesty IndiaHuman rights watchdog Amnesty international on Monday blamed India for excessive use of force against protesters in Kashmir.
Sep 08, 2016
Mehbooba Mufti faces friendly fire, PDP's Muzaffar Hussain Baig says J&K CM should goIn an interview to CNN-News18, senior PDP leader Muzaffar Hussain Baig asked for Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti's resignation, citing that she couldn't control the situation in the state.