Gunfight in Sopore, internet snapped

Gunfight in Sopore, internet snapped

Sopore: A gunfight broke out between government forces and militants in Brath village of Sopore Wednesday evening after a team of government forces including army’s 22RR, SOG of police, and paramilitary CRPF launched a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO). Sources said that a CASO was launched in Brath village in the afternoon but it ended […]

Notes on the Digital Curfew

Notes on the Digital Curfew

Fida Hussain Sodagar The internet is under siege again in conflict tormented Kashmir. A digital curfew has been imposed in the valley, especially in South Kashmir. The frequent blockade of the internet has caused an economic breakdown. Apart from this, students have been kept away from the current affairs and updated study material for competitive […]

The Constant Battle between 4G and South Kashmir

The Constant Battle between 4G and South Kashmir

By Basharat Rashid 4G in Kashmir has become an important need for netizens, but south Kashmir continues to face its suspension with users expressing resentment against the same, as low speed internet is irking them badly. The prevailing conditions in the valley let authorities to suspend 4G in the most volatile South Kashmir, where back […]

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) […]