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Mar 27, 2019
In the aftermath of Pulwama attack on CRPF troops, scores of Kashmiri youths have been arrested in night raidsFive days after the Pulwama attack, a large number of armed forces personnel carried out a midnight raid at the house of a labourer, Mehraj-ud-in Chopan
Mar 19, 2019
Kashmiri teacher dies in police custody, day after arrest; death triggers protests amidst call for shutdownThe custodial death of Rizwan Ahmad Pandit, a teacher from Awantipora, has triggered outrage across Kashmir with his house now becoming the centre of anti-government protests in the Valley
Mar 08, 2019
Curbs under section 144 of CrPC in six areas of Srinagar as separatists call for strike to protest Yasin Malik booking under PSAThe officials said the restrictions were imposed as a precautionary measure to maintain law and order and to avoid any untoward incident in view of the strike called by separatists
Feb 04, 2019
NIA arrests Jaish militant for providing logistics to facilitate 2017 attack on CRPF centre at Jammu and Kashmir's LethporaThe National Investigation Agency (NIA) Monday arrested a Jaish-e-Mohammad militant in connection with the attack on a CRPF camp in Jammu and Kashmir's Lethpora, according to an official statement.
Aug 01, 2018
NN Vohra amends Public Safety Act in Jammu and Kashmir: Observers decry 'dictatorial' and 'draconian' moveArray
Apr 15, 2018
Kathua rape: BJP may give ministers who backed accused second chance, but some party leaders lobbying for new facesBJP sources say that while the party is committed to securing the interests of Hindus in Jammu region, one of its factions has accused former ministers Chaudhary Lal Singh and Chander Prakash Ganga of damaging the PDP-BJP coalition government by seeking to inflame protests against it.
Apr 13, 2018
Kathua rape case: BJP ministers backing accused quit but not before they mocked law, government and humanityChaudhary Lal Singh and Chander Prakash Ganga addressed a gathering of more than thousand people who have been demanding a CBI probe in the brutal rape and murder of the eight-year-old girl.
Dec 31, 2017
Jammu and Kashmir police chief says 206 militants killed, 75 persuaded to shun violence in 2017A total of 206 militants were killed by security forces in Jammu and Kashmir and 75 others persuaded to shun violence in 2017, state police chief SP Vaid said
Oct 23, 2017
Jammu and Kashmir people beat up innocents in 72 braid-chopping incidents, says DGP SP VaidIn Kashmir, there were 72 cases of people beating up innocents on the suspicion of them being braid-choppers and cases would be registered against all those who took law into their own hands, Director General of Police (DGP) Dr SP Vaid said on Monday.
Sep 20, 2017
Mehbooba Mufti asks police to adopt 'humane' approach to not cause fear among massesJammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday asked the police to adopt a more "relaxed and humane" approach in dealing with situations, so that the men in uniform acted as an "institution of public reassurance", rather than a "cause of fear" among the masses.