Kashmir Violence

  • Jammu and Kashmir: Two policemen injured in terrorist attack September 1, 2013

    Srinagar: Two policemen were injured in a grenade attack by suspected militants on a police station in Sopore, police said. Two special police officers - Mehrajuddin and Tarik Hussain - were injured in a grenade attack at Tarzoo police station in Sopore area of the district, 55 km from here, at...
  • Defence Minister AK Antony reviews security situation August 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Defence Minister A K Antony reviewed the security situation in and around the country with the National Security Advisor and the three Services chiefs. During the meeting, the three services chief briefed the Defence Minister about the prevailing security situation in the region and the measures taken by the...
  • Pakistan expresses concern over violence in Kashmir July 19, 2013

    Islamabad: Pakistan on Friday expressed concern over the death of four persons during protests in Jammu and Kashmir and asked India to conduct a speedy probe into the incident. "Such acts incite violence and hurt the sentiments of Muslims not only in Pakistan but all over the world," Foreign Office spokesman...
  • Withdraw FIRs or face agitation, PDP tells J&K Govt March 28, 2012

    Jammu: The PDP on Tuesday warned the Jammu and Kashmir government to withdraw cases registered against 5,000 youths for stone pelting during the 2010 summer unrest in Srinagar or else the party would launch an agitation. "We will agitate in every nook and corner of Kashmir if the government did not...
  • Chidambaram in Valley to review security, meet people October 31, 2010

    Srinagar: Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Sunday arrived in the north Kashmir town of Baramulla where he is to hold a public meeting and review the latest security situation in the violence-hit Kashmir Valley that has seen around 110 deaths, mostly in firing by security forces on street protesters,...
  • Geelani says interlocutors on J&K a futile move October 13, 2010

    Srinagar: The hardline Hurriyat Conference on Wednesday described the Centre's appointment of a 3-member team of interlocutors on Jammu and Kashmir as a futile exercise while the moderate faction said a Parliamentary panel would have been an appropriate forum to reach out to the people. "This is a futile exercise. The...
  • FTN: All-party team fails to reach out to Kashmiris? September 21, 2010

    Has the all-party delegation failed to reach out to the ordinary Kashmiris? ...
  • Kashmir's future secure with India: Chidambaram September 20, 2010

    NEW DELHI:A two-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir by members of all major political parties to assess the ground situation began on Monday as Home Minister P Chidambaram assured the people of the state their honour, dignity and future are secure as part of India. The visit by the all-party team,...
  • Three killed as Valley remains on the edge September 18, 2010

    Srinagar: Kashmir continues to be on the edge as curfew enters seventh day here even as three individuals are killed in police firing and seven injured in Anantnag and Pattan on Saturday. Curfew was lifted in Srinagar for a few hours to allow people to stock up on food...
  • India@9 with Rajdeep Sardesai September 18, 2010

    Get the day's top news with CNN-IBN Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai on India at 9. ...
  • India hits back at Pak for its Kashmir comments September 17, 2010

    New Delhi: India on Friday hit back at Pakistan rejecting as "gratuitous" its statements on Jammu and Kashmir, saying they amounted to interference in the internal affairs of the country. It asked Islamabad to take effective action against infiltration from across the LoC and dismantle terror infrastructure there as it is...
  • Pranab likely to lead all-party team to Kashmir September 17, 2010

    New Delhi: Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee is likely to lead the all-party delegation that will visit Jammu and Kashmir on Monday-Tuesday, Congress sources said after a meeting with party president Sonia Gandhi. Home Minister P Chidmabaram will be also in the team, an office-bearer of the All India Congress Committee (AICC)...
  • India@9 with Rajdeep Sardesai September 16, 2010

    Get the day's top news with CNN-IBN Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai on India at 9. ...
  • Watch India@9 with Rajdeep Sardesai September 16, 2010

    Get the day's top news with CNN-IBN Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai on India at 9. ...
  • Is PM's Kashmir initiative too little too late? September 15, 2010

    On India at 9, CNN-IBN Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai speaks to a panel of experts on the issue. ...
  • PDP demands unconditional dialogue on Kashmir September 15, 2010

    New Delhi: Mehbooba Mufti, president of Jammu and Kashmir's principal opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), said on Wednesday that the central government should start an "unconditional dialogue on Kashmir" and the state government should free civilian protesters who had been arrested. She sought the immediately release of youths booked under the...
  • Consensus eludes all-party meet on Kashmir September 15, 2010

    However, it was decided to send an all party delegation, led by the Home Minister, to the valley to assess the ground situation. ...
  • Pak responsible for violence in Kashmir: BJP September 15, 2010

    New Delhi: Maintaining that it was opposed to demand for autonomy to Jammu and Kashmir, the BJP on Wednesday said dialogue with any group should be held within the constitutional framework only if they abjure violence. "We are opposed to any demand for autonomy to Jammu and Kashmir and want that...
  • Need to break cycle of violence in J-K: Sonia September 15, 2010

    New Delhi: Linking the turmoil in Kashmir to anger and pain among Kashmiri youth who grew up in "conflict and brutality", Congress chief Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday said their "legitimate aspirations" must be respected and a magnanimous approach adopted to give them hope. Addressing an all-party meet on Kashmir in New...
  • India@9 with Anubha and Suhasini September 14, 2010

    Get the day's top news with Anubha Bhonsle and Suhasini Haidar on India at 9. ...
  • Omar faces attack from all directions September 14, 2010

    On Tuesday, the opposition BJP slammed both the UPA and the state government for violence in Kashmir. ...
  • Is time running out for Omar Abdullah? September 14, 2010

    On India at 9, we ask a panel of experts whether time is running out for J-K Chief Minister Omar Abdullah. ...
  • Air Force chief defends military's special powers September 14, 2010

    New Delhi: As the Centre grapples with the issue of deciding on withdrawal of AFSPA in Jammu and Kashmir, the security forces on Tuesday made it clear that they would like "legal protection" in dealing with the situation there. On the other hand, Defence Minister AK Antony said the government...
  • Advani warns UPA against dilution of AFSPA September 14, 2010

    New Delhi: Senior BJP leader LK Advani on Tuesday hit out at the United Progressive Alliance Government over continuing violence in the Kashmir Valley calling it "clueless" and "spineless". In his valedictory address at the BJP National Workshop for Spokespersons and Media Cell Conveners, Advani said that there was no government...
  • Omar ends all speculation, says he won't quit September 14, 2010

    New Delhi: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Tuesday ended all speculation that he was going to resign following the violence in Kashmir. "I am not going to plunge the state into a bigger crisis by leaving it headless at this stage," Omar told CNN-IBN. The Jammu and Kashmir...
  • Kashmir's Omar months September 14, 2010

    New Delhi: As the Centre tries to work out a package for Kashmiris up in arms against the army in Jammu and Kashmir, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah is under fire for failing to control violence which has claimed over 60 lives in the Valley. When Abdullah, a scion of one...
  • Watch India@9 with Rajdeep Sardesai September 13, 2010

    Get the day's top news with CNN-IBN Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Has Omar Abdullah become a liability for Kashmir? September 13, 2010

    On India at 9, CNN-IBN Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai speaks to a panel of experts on the issue. ...
  • Farooq skips Kashmir fire for cricket action September 13, 2010

    When Kashmir was burning, Farooq Abdullah was in South Africa watching cricket while Omar was in Delhi. ...
  • J-K Cabinet condemns desecration of Quran September 13, 2010

    Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir Cabinet has appealed to the people not to take law in their hands. The state Cabinet, which met on Monday to take stock of the situation in the Kashmir Valley, also condemned the alleged act of desecration of holy Quran in the US. After the meeting,...