Kathua: Muslim youth stabbed to death, 3 arrested

Kathua: Muslim youth stabbed to death, 3 arrested

Srinagar: A Muslim youth was “fatally stabbed”  Monday afternoon by three people in full public glare at Ther village of Billawar in Kathua, Jammu and Kashmir Police said on Wednesday. The deceased has been identified as Liyakat Ali, 22, a college student and a resident of Ther mohalla in Billawar town of Kathua district. He was […]

14 injured with pellets, two in eyes during protests against Kathua rape-murder in Shopian

14 injured with pellets, two in eyes during protests against Kathua rape-murder in Shopian

At least fourteen protesters were injured with pellets, among whom two were hit in the eye, fired by police at them in south Kashmir’s Shopian district today.  A protest was going on against the rape-and-murder of 8-year-old Muslim minor in Kathua in January. Reports said the clashes broke out near Jamia Masjid main town Shopian between […]

#Kathua rape-murder: Delhi HC asks media houses to pay penalty for revealing victim’s identity

#Kathua rape-murder: Delhi HC asks media houses to pay penalty for revealing victim’s identity

Some media houses, which had revealed the identity of the eight-year-old who was allegedly gang-raped and murdered in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir, were directed by the Delhi High Court on Wednesday to deposit ₹10 lakh as penalty towards the State’s rape victims compensation funds, reports said. Last week, a Bench of Acting Chief Justice […]