kashmir killings

Kashmir: All-party meeting to push for ‘Ramzan ceasefire’, talks with Pakistan

Kashmir: All-party meeting to push for ‘Ramzan ceasefire’, talks with Pakistan

The all-party meeting convened by Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti Wednesday will push for a “Ramzan ceasefire” proposal within the state and across the border with Pakistan, along the lines of Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s initiative in 2003, a media report claimed. The meeting, which is underway at the time of the filing of this […]

#Shopian Bloodbath: Another teenager succumbs, civilian death toll reaches 6

#Shopian Bloodbath: Another teenager succumbs, civilian death toll reaches 6

Srinagar: One more teenager succumbed to injuries taking the civilian death toll in Shopian firing allegedly by government forces to six, reports said. Family and medical sources confirmed to a local news agency that the 17-year-old identified as Sufail Ahmad Bhat son of Ghulam Hassan Bhat of Dachoo village of Nagbal, Shopian succumbed to injuries at SMHS […]

After #Shopian carnage, Mehbooba says: Islam doesn’t permit us to embrace death at this age

After #Shopian carnage, Mehbooba says: Islam doesn’t permit us to embrace death at this age

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Monday said that “Islam doesn’t permit us to embrace death at this age”. Mufti was reacting to the killing of ten Kashmiris by government forces in south Kashmir on Sunday.  “Allah has sent us to Earth to live a good life. Islam doesn’t permit us to embrace […]

Will hold peaceful sit-in outside civil secretariat against ‘daily carnage’: JRL

Will hold peaceful sit-in outside civil secretariat against ‘daily carnage’: JRL

The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) Sunday asked people to hold a peaceful sit-in outside Civil Secretarial Srinagar on Monday against the civilian killings in Kashmir. “Move towards civil secretariat and will sit in a peaceful dharna till the daily carnage is not stopped. The protest strike will continue. (JRL) 2/2 #KashmirKillings (sic),” Hurriyat (M) Chairman […]

#Shopian Carnage: 5 militants, 5 civilians killed, toll 10

#Shopian Carnage: 5 militants, 5 civilians killed, toll 10

Five militants and five civilians were killed by government forces Sunday after a gunfight erupted in Badigam village in Imam Sahib area of south Kashmir’s Shopian district, reports said.  Top Hizbul Mujahideen commander Saddam Paddar and Kashmir University Assistant Professor Muhammad Rafi Bhat were among five militants killed in the gunfight. Others believed to be killed, […]

Kashmir: Police initiate ‘legal action’ against SOG vehicle that killed civilian

Kashmir: Police initiate ‘legal action’ against SOG vehicle that killed civilian

Jammu Kashmir police Saturday said that they have taken cognizance of the accident and have initiated necessary legal action after a viral video showed a Special Operation Group (SOG) vehicle of police mowing down a stone-throwing youth in Noorbagh area of Srinagar. Kashmir Zone Police on its official twitter account said: “Police has taken cognizance of […]

Civilian killing: Viral video debunks police claim, bunker vehicle mows down youth

Civilian killing: Viral video debunks police claim, bunker vehicle mows down youth

A viral video on social media debunks the police claim that a youth died in a road accident Saturday while it shows a police bunker vehicle crushing the stone-throwing youth to death during clashes at Noorbagh area of Srinagar, local daily Rising Kashmir reported. The protests erupted in response to an ongoing encounter in Chattabal area […]