Dialogue with Hurriyat counter-productive, separatists should acknowledge J&K as integral part of India, says BJP
Bharatiya Janata Party on Monday opposed a dialogue with the Hurriyat Conference, claiming that any talks with the separatists would be counter-productive.
Life in Valley disrupted as separatists call strike against Centre's ban on Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front
On Saturday, separatists had called for a strike against the Centre's decision to ban the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), saying it was "undemocratic" and "political vendetta".
Custodial death of Kashmir school teacher: Shutdown called by separatist group disrupts normal life in Valley
Schools, colleges and universities in Kashmir remained closed due to the strike called by the Joint Resistance Leadership, an amalgam of separatist groups, to protest against the death of Rizwan Pandit in police custody
Kashmir shutdown: Separatists' call for strike disrupts life in Valley; shops closed, public transport off roads
Authorities on Sunday imposed restrictions in parts of Jammu and Kashmir’s Srinagar as a precautionary measure to maintain law and order in the wake of a strike called by separatists.
Tension grips Kashmir amid separatist call for shutdown; govt caps sale of petrol, asks health staff to stock meds
Tension prevailed in Kashmir after over 100 companies of Central Armed Police Forces were deployed in the region. The situation worsened after authorities limited the sale of petrol each day to 3 litres for consumers.
Police officials said that the encounter in Pulwama began at around 12:30 am, following which the militants rushed into some houses.
Pulwama encounter: Protest marches by separatists foiled in different parts of J&K after authorities impose restrictions
The march by separatists to the Army's Chinar Corps headquarters here against the killing of seven civilians during an encounter was foiled after authorities imposed restrictions in Pulwama district and parts of Srinagar on Monday,
Pulwama encounter: Syed Ali Geelani demands UN probe into killings; Separatists call for three-day strike in Jammu and Kashmir
Senior separatist leader and Hurriyat chairman Syed Ali Geelani on Sunday demanded a high-level probe under the supervision of United Nations into Pulwama civilian killing. Meanwhile, Separatists in Kashmir on Saturday called for a three-day strike against the Pulwama encounter which saw the killing of seven civilians in security forces' action.
Separatists-sponsored strike in Kashmir valley over death of civilians disrupts normal life; businesses shut, public transport affected
Shops, private offices, fuel stations and other business establishments were shut here in the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said. They said public transport was off the roads while private cars were seen plying in few areas of the city.
Kashmiri separatist leaders said on Monday that they have written a letter to United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres ahead of his India visit, drawing his attention to the urgency of the need to resolve the Kashmir issue.
Separatists call for shutdown in Kashmir on Friday to protest killing of a civilian by security forces
As the news of killings spread in Srinagar there were protests in the old part of Srinagar city. The state government shut the internet services in Srinagar, the capital, and imposed restrictions in old Srinagar to prevent any agitation against the civilian killing.
Kashmiri separatists call for boycott of panchayat and municipal polls, say Centre doesn't believe in empowering people
A statement in this regard was issued after a meeting of the so-called Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising separatists Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik at Geelani's residence in Hyderpora.
Article 35A row: 2-day shutdown called by separatists disrupts life in Jammu and Kashmir; shops closed, vehicles off roads
The situation across the Valley is peaceful with no untoward incident reported from anywhere so far, officials said.
Strike called by Separatist leaders over Article 35A cripples life for second consecutive day in Jammu and Kashmir
The legal challenge on the validity of Article 35A affected life in Kashmir which severely affected on Monday for the second consecutive day due to a complete shutdown called by separatists against the legal challenge in the Supreme Court.
A police official said Amarnath Yatra was suspended from Jammu as a precautionary measure in view of the strike called by the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL)
Jammu and Kashmir comes to a standstill after shutdown call over Article 35A; minor stone-pelting incidents reported
Life in Kashmir on Sunday came to a standstill due to a complete shutdown called by separatist against the legal challenge in the Supreme Court on the validity of Article 35-A, which bars people from outside Jammu and Kashmir from acquiring any immovable property in the state.
Article 35A case in SC: Kashmir's political parties and separatists unite, threaten mass agitation ahead of hearing
Tensions are rising in Kashmir as civil society groups & people across political spectrum threaten to launch a mass agitation ahead of Article 35A hearing.
J&K Kundalan encounter: Authorities impose restrictions in Srinagar to prevent protests during shutdown across Valley
A protest shutdown called by separatists due to the a gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district on Tuesday affected life adversely across the Kashmir Valley on Wednesday.
Burhan Wani death anniversary: Restrictions imposed, security heightened in Jammu and Kashmir to maintain law and order
Wani, a resident of Tral, was killed in an encounter with security forces in the Kokernag area of south Kashmir's Anantnag district on 8 July, 2016.
Shujaat Bukhari killing: Yasin Malik detained, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq placed under house arrest to foil planned protest
Yasin Malik was taken into custody from his Maisuma residence, while Mirwaiz Umar Farooq was placed under house arrest at Nigeen.