Recurrent Internet Shutdowns

Recurrent Internet Shutdowns

Each time, something untoward happens in Kashmir, the internet services are either suspended or slowed down to an extent that it amounts to a suspension of these services. In this day and age, this might even amount to a scandal given that we live in an era that is defined by an Information, Communication and […]

Internet snapped in south Kashmir

Internet snapped in south Kashmir

SRINAGAR: The government on Saturday evening suspended mobile internet services in south Kashmir ahead of the upcoming civic polls in the Valley. Mobile internet has been suspended in four districts of south Kashmir, Kashmir Reader correspondent from Anantnag Suhail Shah said on phone. Suspension of mobile internet comes four days after low speed internet services […]

Pulwama, Shopian students unable to submit forms as internet gag continues

Pulwama, Shopian students unable to submit forms as internet gag continues

SHOPIAN: The internet gag imposed since September 22 in Shopian and Pulwama districts, to curb circulation of videos through which policemen were announcing their resignations, has come at a time when students and apple traders are in much need of online connectivity. Students in these twin south Kashmir districts said they are afraid of failing […]

SPOs resigning: Authorities snap mobile internet in Shopian, Pulwama to curb circulation of videos

SPOs resigning: Authorities snap mobile internet in Shopian, Pulwama to curb circulation of videos

Lady SPO from Kulgam announces resignation on video Anantnag: To curb the relentless circulation of videos in which Special Police Officers (SPOs) are announcing their resignations, government authorities have curtailed mobile internet services in Pulwama and Shopian districts of south Kashmir. The twin districts have been the epicentre of these resignations, which started hours after […]

Valley shuts on Burhan Wani’s anniversary

Valley shuts on Burhan Wani’s anniversary

Nobody allowed to meet Wani family in Tral till 2pm SRINAGAR: All parts of Kashmir Valley and Muslim-majority areas in Jammu observed a shutdown on Sunday to mark the second death anniversary of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani, whose killing two years ago sparked a massive public uprising in Kashmir. The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) […]

Frequent internet shutdowns leave Shopian students, job seekers worried

Frequent internet shutdowns leave Shopian students, job seekers worried

SHOPIAN: Internet shutdown has badly affected students, job aspirants and the business class for almost a fortnight in South Kashmir’s district Shopian. The internet has remained suspended since April 30 in the wake of the gunfight at Drabgam village of Pulwama, in which two militants and a civilian were killed. Later, on May 3, the […]

2G mobile internet restored in Srinagar, still suspended in southern Kashmir

2G mobile internet restored in Srinagar, still suspended in southern Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Authorities late Tuesday evening restored Internet data services in capital city Srinagar after three days, while mobile Internet services continue to remain suspended in southern Kashmir districts for the third consecutive day. Mobile Internet services in Srinagar were suspended by the government on Saturday after a gunfight erupted in Chattabal area of the capital […]

Mayhem aftermath: A dozen injured in protests

Mayhem aftermath: A dozen injured in protests

Schools, colleges closed today, no exams at KU, internet still suspended in parts of Valley SRINAGAR: Several civilians were injured during protests on Monday against the killing of militants and civilians and the firing of bullets and pellets on protestors in Shopian district and other south Kashmir areas on Sunday. A 23-year-old youth suffered a […]

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