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Apr 15, 2019
Stones hurled at Mehbooba Mufti's convoy in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag; PDP chief unhurt, driver injuredMehbooba Mufti had gone to a shrine at Khirram in Anantnag district to pay her obeisance and was returning to Bijbehara when the incident took place
Apr 16, 2018
Jammu and Kashmir stone-pelters prove successful in thwarting Indian Army operations, allowing militants to slip awayAn ominous marker in the progression of militancy and counter-terror operations in Jammu and Kashmir passed unnoticed on April Fool’s Day. Last week brought confirmation that it may not have been a one-off aberration.
Apr 08, 2018
Jammu and Kashmir 'human shield' Farooq Ahmad Dar is a broken man year after stone-pelting incidentAn embroidery artisan who created magic on fabric till a year ago and now shunned by neighbours as the army's “human shield” against stone-pelters, Farooq Ahmed Dar is a broken man, struggling to pick up the threads of his life.
Jun 28, 2017
Lynching of DSP Ayub Pandith: Rising public hostility, unsafe locales and the travails of cops in KashmirThe public lynching of Ayub Pandith exposed the deepening fault lines between the locals and the Kashmir police, majority of whom are from the Valley and are Muslims.
May 25, 2017
BJP MP Paresh Rawal claims tweet on Arundhati Roy was a message of peace, terms controversy 'baseless'After dragging himself into a controversy with his tweet stating that Arundhati Roy should be tied to an army jeep instead of stone-pelters in Kashmir, Paresh Rawal on Thursday justified his action calling it a message of peace.
May 24, 2017
Jammu and Kashmir: Pulwana counter-insurgency operation called off after militants fleeA counter-insurgency operation which was launched on Tuesday was called off after the militants being targeted managed to flee.
May 22, 2017
MP Paresh Rawal's tweet on Arundhati Roy kicks up a storm: Actor says author should've been tied to army jeepActor and BJP parliamentarian Paresh Rawal, in a tweet, said that instead of the "stone pelter", who was tied to an Indian Army jeep and paraded, author and activist Arundhati Roy should have been tied to the jeep.
May 09, 2017
Doctor accused of calling Kashmiri woman, son 'stone-pelters' was on leave, probe findsChandigarh: The doctor accused of calling a patient from Kashmir and her son "stone-pelters" was on leave the day the alleged incident took place, the Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) said on Tuesday after a probe into the matter.
Apr 02, 2017
Jammu and Kashmir bypolls: Police carry out raids ahead of elections, arrest stone peltersOn Friday, at midnight, hundreds of policemen appeared outside the house of Nisar Ahmad Sheikh, an alleged stone pelter, in Pulwama district, dragged him out of his bed and threw him into a police van. This step, according to police, was taken after this “chronic stone pelter” failed to appear before the police, despite having received several notices to surrender.