Students again clash with forces in Pulwama

Students again clash with forces in Pulwama

Srinagar: Students demanding the release of their fellows clashed with government forces in south Kashmir’s Pulwama town on Thursday, sources said. Hundreds of students of the Boys Higher Secondary school, Pulwama started their march, demanding release of their classmates arrested yesterday, they said. However, the protesting students were intercepted by a large contingent of government […]

Authorities close Govt Hr. Sec School Shopian

Authorities close Govt Hr. Sec School Shopian

Srinagar: District Administration on Thursday closed class work in government boy’s higher secondary school, Shopian in south Kashmir. Sources in the district administration told Kashmir Reader that the step was taken keeping view the massive student protests in the town on Wednesday. At least 8 students had suffered injuries in the day long clashes with […]

DeM chief Asiya Andrabi arrested

DeM chief Asiya Andrabi arrested

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Police on Thursday arrested pro-freedom leader and chairperson, of the Dukhtaran-e-Millat (DeM), Syeda Asiya Andrabi, sources said. She was arrested from her residence in Soura late last night, they said. Spokesperson of DeM said in a statement that another party activist Sofi Fahmeeda was also arrested along with Asiya late last […]

Militants attack army camp in Kupwara, 3 soldiers, 2 militants killed

Militants attack army camp in Kupwara, 3 soldiers, 2 militants killed

Srinagar: Militants on Thursday attacked an army camp in Kupwara district of north Kashmir, killing a captain and two soldiers. Two militants were killed in the retaliatory action, official sources said. “The militants stormed the camp of a battalion at Panjgaon at Chowkibal early this morning. Two soldiers and an officer were killed in the […]

JK Govt bans social media in Kashmir

JK Govt bans social media in Kashmir

Srinagar: Government on Wednesday issued an order to ban all social media in the Kashmir valley for a period of one month, sources said. They said that an order to this effect was issued to all the Internet Service Providers. They said that Social Media which has been banned for a month include Facebook, Twitter, […]

Clashes at Pampore, Soura, protests in Bandipora

Clashes at Pampore, Soura, protests in Bandipora

Srinagar: Clashes between government forces and students erupted in Pampore, area on Wednesday. As per reports hundreds of students of Boy’s Higher Secondary School Pampore marched towards Khrew Chowk in Drangbal area and pelted stones on forces. This according to sources led to shutdown in the area. Clashes also erupted between students and forces at […]

Masarat Alam sent to judicial remand till May 3

Masarat Alam sent to judicial remand till May 3

Srinagar: A Baramulla Court on Wednesday sent incarcerated pro-freedom leader Masarat Alam Bhat to judicial remand till May 3, 2017. Masarat was booked under fresh FIR No. 52/2017 registered in police station Baramulla after he was re-arrested in the jail premises on Monday. Earlier, Hurriyat (G) leader and Muslim League chairman, Masarat was granted bail […]

Students protest, clash with police in Ganderbal

Students protest, clash with police in Ganderbal

Sheikh Anees Ganderbal:-Clashes erupted between students of Degree College Ganderbal and government forces after the police foiled the protest march of students on Wednesday. Witnesses said that police resorted to teargas shelling to disperse the protesting students, triggering clashes in the area. Earlier the students boycotted their classes and assembled inside the college premises to […]

8 students injured in Shopian clashes

8 students injured in Shopian clashes

Srinagar: At least 8 Students sustained injuries after government forces allegedly barged into the Higher Secondary School Shopian, premises and fired pellets on protesting students. Local sources said that a heavy contingent of police and other forces chased the protesting students during clashes into the government higher secondary school. They said that forces entered into […]

Internet services officially banned for one month in Kashmir

Internet services officially banned for one month in Kashmir

M A Parray Srinagar: The state Home department headed by chief minister Mehbooba Mufti has ordered ban on internet services in Kashmir Valley for one month, sources said. “Internet services in Kashmir Valley shall not be permitted to be transmitted for a period of one month,” reads a Home department order issued on Wednesday. Pertinently, […]