Forces ‘go berserk’ in Lassipora

Forces ‘go berserk’ in Lassipora

PULWAMA: Army soldiers on Tuesday allegedly went berserk in Lassipora village of Pulwama beating residents without provocation. The villagers said four people from the village were also detained. Residents said the assault came a day after a police post in industrial area (SIDCO) was attacked by suspected militants. Villagers alleged that around 5:30pm on Tuesday […]

Dar-ul-Uloom Sopore accuses army of vandalizing property

Dar-ul-Uloom Sopore accuses army of vandalizing property

Sopore: Soldiers from 22 Rashtriya Rifles based in Sopore allegedly ransacked a reputed seminary in Sopore and harassed the staff. Officials of the Dar-ul-Uloom Sopore, which boasts of hundreds of students and scholars from several areas of northern Kashmir, told Kashmir Reader that soldiers barged into the seminary in the intervening night of Saturday and […]

Geelani remembers Gawkadal martyrs

Geelani remembers Gawkadal martyrs

SRINAGAR: Remembering the Gawkadal massacre, Chairman Hurriyat Conference Syed Ali Geelani on Sunday said: “Indian occupational forces have left their brutal footprints in every nook and corner of the state and Gawkadal is one among these massacres”. In a statement, Geelani said, “People were peacefully protesting against the highhandedness of forces when they were showered […]

Army camp in Shamsipora pushes NC for protest, walk-out

Army camp in Shamsipora pushes NC for protest, walk-out

Jammu: National Conference (NC) members on Saturday staged a walk-out from the House in protest against the establishment of a new camp by the Indian army’s 2RR in southern Kashmir. The issue of the establishment of a new camp is being resented by the local populace of Shamshipora in Homshalibugh area of Kulgam district and […]

Protests in Magam after army vehicle hits car

Protests in Magam after army vehicle hits car

Budgam: Pro-Burhan and pro-Zakir slogans vibrated in Magam town of central Kashmir’s Budgam on Saturday after an army vehicle hit with a car in the town. “The youths who were on way to their tuition centers assembled at the spot and started raising pro-freedom, pro-pakistan, pro-Burhan and pro-Zakir slogans,” said an eyewitness. He said that […]

Shamsipora residents protest again as army refuses to leave playground

Shamsipora residents protest again as army refuses to leave playground

Anantnag: The people of Shamsipora village in Anantnag district protested outside the office of the Deputy Commissioner (DC) for the second consecutive day on Friday against the army’s move of establishing a camp at a local play field in their village. The DC sent the protesters home with assurances that the army would leave the […]

1 2 3 132