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Kashmir unrest: Months after Ayub Pandith's lynching, tensions resurface at Jamia Masjid
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Kashmir unrest: Months after Ayub Pandith's lynching, tensions resurface at Jamia Masjid

Several masked Kashmiri Muslim protesters on Friday shouted anti-India slogans at the entrance of Jamia Masjid in Srinagar

Ayub Pandith lynching: Friday prayers in Srinagar's Jamia Masjid resume for first time in six weeks since incident
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Ayub Pandith lynching: Friday prayers in Srinagar's Jamia Masjid resume for first time in six weeks since incident

Congregational Friday prayers were offered at historic Jamia Masjid for the first time in six weeks since police officer Mohammad Ayoub Pandith was lynched by a mob outside the mosque

Concerted efforts by NIA, J&K Police, army has Kashmir's separatists on the back foot
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Concerted efforts by NIA, J&K Police, army has Kashmir's separatists on the back foot

Be it eliminating terrorists or curbing terror funding, there have been a series of substantial and meaningful developments emerging from the Kashmir Valley

DSP Ayub Pandith lynching case: 20 arrested, one killed in encounter says Kashmir IG Munir Khan
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DSP Ayub Pandith lynching case: 20 arrested, one killed in encounter says Kashmir IG Munir Khan

20 people accused of lynching DySP Ayub Pandith were arrested over the course of the last month, said Kashmir IG Munir Khan, during a press conference.

Parliament Monsoon Session: BJP accuses Congress of conspiracy over raising communal issues inside House
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Parliament Monsoon Session: BJP accuses Congress of conspiracy over raising communal issues inside House

The BJP on Wednesday accused the Congress of conspiring to disrupt Parliament during the monsoon session by giving issues a 'communal colour'.

Amarnath Yatra attack: Can't let Hindutva hardliners hijack discourse; sober voices must speak louder
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Amarnath Yatra attack: Can't let Hindutva hardliners hijack discourse; sober voices must speak louder

A recourse to silence in the wake of the Amarnath yatra tragedy would be antithetical to the democratic.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq's security 'thinned' because of Amarnath yatra, says police
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Mirwaiz Umar Farooq's security 'thinned' because of Amarnath yatra, says police

The security of separatist leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq as also various politicians and police officials has been "thinned" because additional manpower was required for Amarnath yatra and law and order, a top police official said on Thursday.

Lynching of DSP Ayub Pandith: Kashmir police says accused identified, to be arrested soon
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Lynching of DSP Ayub Pandith: Kashmir police says accused identified, to be arrested soon

The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Thursday said it had cracked the case of lynching of a police officer last month by arresting "three to four" persons.

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq's security downgraded as police probes his role in Ayub Pandith's lynching
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Mirwaiz Umar Farooq's security downgraded as police probes his role in Ayub Pandith's lynching

Jammu and Kashmir government has decided to downgraded security of Kashmiri Separatist leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq

Lynching of DSP Ayub Pandith: Kashmir police seeks public help to identify guilty
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Lynching of DSP Ayub Pandith: Kashmir police seeks public help to identify guilty

Jammu and Kashmir police on Friday sought help from the public to identify those involved in lynching of DSP Ayub Pandith outside Jamia Masjid.

Narendra Modi invokes Mahatma to call out gau rakshaks: Here's what Gandhi thought about cow vigilantism
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Narendra Modi invokes Mahatma to call out gau rakshaks: Here's what Gandhi thought about cow vigilantism

On Wednesday, Narendra Modi said Mahatma Gandhi would've should what a true gau rakshak is. But would the current cow vigilantes really follow?

'Not in My Name' Protests: Activists, prominent celebrities oppose mob lynching incidents
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'Not in My Name' Protests: Activists, prominent celebrities oppose mob lynching incidents

Several activists, film personalities and youth on Wednesday staged a protest, opposing 'community-targeted' mob lynchings.

Killing of Hafiz Junaid: Social activist Shabnam Hashmi returns National Minority Rights award
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Killing of Hafiz Junaid: Social activist Shabnam Hashmi returns National Minority Rights award

Noted social activist Shabnam Hashmi returned the National Minority Rights Award on Tuesday, protesting against the recent mob lynchings, the latest being that of a Muslim teenager near the national capital.

DSP Ayub Pandith lynched in Srinagar: Five of 12 identified arrested, SP transferred
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DSP Ayub Pandith lynched in Srinagar: Five of 12 identified arrested, SP transferred

Five persons were arrested and a senior official shunted after a mob lynched DSP Mohammad Ayub Pandith of the Jammu and Kashmir police

DSP Ayub Pandith lynched in Srinagar: BJP demands fast-track court to punish accused
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DSP Ayub Pandith lynched in Srinagar: BJP demands fast-track court to punish accused

The BJP on Saturday demanded the setting up of a special fast-track court to punish those involved in the brutal lynching of a police officer in Srinagar. Jammu and Kashmir BJP chief Sat Sharma expressed shock over the killing of Deputy Superintendent Ayub Pandith, who was stripped and stoned to death outside the Jamia Masjid in the downtown area of the city.

DSP Ayub Pandith lynched in Srinagar: Five arrested, 12 identified so far, says police
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DSP Ayub Pandith lynched in Srinagar: Five arrested, 12 identified so far, says police

Three more persons allegedly involved in the mob lynching of DSP Mohammad Ayub Pandith in Srinagar have been arrested, Jammu and Kashmir's Police said

DSP Ayub Pandith lynched in Kashmir: North Srinagar's SP Sajad Khaliq Bhat replaced
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DSP Ayub Pandith lynched in Kashmir: North Srinagar's SP Sajad Khaliq Bhat replaced

A day after a mob lynched DSP Mohammad Ayub Pandith, the Jammu and Kashmir Police has shunted out a senior officer from the area where the incident took place

Jammu and Kashmir DSP Ayub Pandith lynched: Srinagar's Jamia Masjid remains closed on Jummat-ul-Vida
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Jammu and Kashmir DSP Ayub Pandith lynched: Srinagar's Jamia Masjid remains closed on Jummat-ul-Vida

For the first time, the historic Jamia Masjid here remained closed on Friday on the occasion of 'Jummat-ul-Vida', the last Friday of the Islamic fasting month of Ramazan, due to strict restrictions imposed by the authorities

DSP Ayub Pandith lynched in Srinagar: Incident echoes Kashmir's history, loss of Sufism in Valley
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DSP Ayub Pandith lynched in Srinagar: Incident echoes Kashmir's history, loss of Sufism in Valley

Ayub Pandith's lynching in Jammu and Kashmir's Downtown Srinagar presents a contrast to the Sufi sentiments of Kashmiris while reminding one of past incidents like the 1931 uprising and the rise of militancy in the late 1980s

DSP Ayub Pandith lynched in Srinagar: CPM condemns incident, calls it 'unfortunate'
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DSP Ayub Pandith lynched in Srinagar: CPM condemns incident, calls it 'unfortunate'

CPM MLA M Y Tarigami on Thursday condemned the lynching of a police officer in Srinagar and said such incidents do not serve the interests of the people of Kashmir.