KUSU calls for protests on Monday

KUSU calls for protests on Monday

Srinagar: Kashmir University Students Union (KUSU) termed the assault on students as “another eye-opener about the nature of the state apparatus”. “KUSU calls for a protest on Monday against the brutality perpetrated by Indian forces on students. The peaceful protest should be held in all the educational institutions, including colleges, other university campuses, including in […]

Resistance camp calls for shutdown today

Resistance camp calls for shutdown today

Srinagar: Joint resistance leadership including Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik on Saturday called for a shutdown on Sunday against the killing of a youth at Batamaloo and injuring of more than 50 students at Pulwama. “Joint resistance leadership has called for a protest shutdown on Sunday against the continuous highhandedness […]

54 students injured in clashes with troops in Pulwama

54 students injured in clashes with troops in Pulwama

Pulwama: Dozens of students of Government Degree College (Boys) Pulwama were injured on Saturday in clashes with government forces that erupted over the presence of a CRPF vehicle near the college. Witnesses said that special operations group (SOG) of police and CRPF in the afternoon laid a naka outside the college and placed two armoured […]

Students injured by pellets, teargas shells, gun butts

Students injured by pellets, teargas shells, gun butts

Srinagar: Some of the students of Degree College Pulwama who were injured on Saturday in police action said that police and paramilitary troops entered their college and attacked them with gun butts. Zeeshan Bhat, a student of the college, is admitted in the critical care unit of SMHS hospital in Srinagar. He said that he […]

More videos of brutalities emerge

More videos of brutalities emerge

Srinagar: After shocking videos of a man used as human shield and a teenager shot from point-blank range by government forces, more videos have emerged on social media depicting excesses committed by government forces on Kashmiris. Two new videos making rounds on Whatsapp and Facebook show government forces ruthlessly beating youths captured by them, one […]

Budgam man tied to army jeep narrates his ordeal

Budgam man tied to army jeep narrates his ordeal

Ishfaq Reshi                                          Khan Sahib/Srinagar: Farooq Ahmad, 27, was picked up by the army’s 35 RR  in Utligam village, tortured, forcibly dipped several times in the icy cold water of a stream, and was later tied in unconscious state to the bonnet of an army jeep as a human shield to prevent protesters from targeting […]

Videos of poll-day excesses go viral

Videos of poll-day excesses go viral

DGP says verifying authenticity of footage; SSP Budgam says not investigating, nor asked to probe Srinagar: A series of videos recorded by Kashmiris showing excesses by government forces went viral on social media on Friday. It is still not clear at what time and where these videos were recorded but the fact that they were […]

CM seeks detailed report from police

CM seeks detailed report from police

Srinagar: Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has sought a detailed report from the police in this regard “so that necessary action is initiated”. She termed the army’s act as depicted in the video “unacceptable”.

Troops yet to vacate several schools in Srinagar

Troops yet to vacate several schools in Srinagar

INSHA LATIEF SRINAGAR: Various schools of the Valley are still under occupation of government troops, despite the Srinagar by-poll being over and the by-poll in Anantnag deferred to May 25. Government Higher Secondary School Nishat, Government Middle School Gagribal, Government Girls High School Drogjan, and National High School Karan Nagar, were occupied by government forces […]