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Now a grenade with spicy jelly to tackle protests in J&K.

A grenade packed with spicy jelly, which causes irritation in the eyes on exploding, is likely to be included in the weaponry of security forces in Kashmir for quelling violent protests but pellet guns will stay.

- Zee News - IN

Don't obstruct anti-terror activities, stay away from area of operations — CRPF to Kashmiri locals.

In the wake of the civilian casualties and injuries during the stone pelting that occurred on the sidelines of the Budgam encounter in Jammu and Kashmir today, the Central Reserve Police Force has made a fervent appeal to the locals of the Valley to not pose as an obstruction in the path of security forces while they are ...

- Zee News - IN

127 infiltration attempts in J&K since 2015: Government.

There have been 127 infiltration attempts in Jammu and Kashmir since 2015, the government informed the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday. As many as 101 terrorism incidents have taken place in the state since 2016.

- Zee News - IN

Three killed in clashes between forces and stone-pelters in J&K's Budgam.

The encounter going on between security forces and terrorists in Budgam in Jammu and Kashmir came to an end on Tuesday evening.

- Zee News - IN

PDP legislator demands FIR against army.

A Peoples' Democratic Party legislator on Tuesday termed the killing of three civilians in security forces firing in Chadoora area of Budgam district as "target killing". Javed Mustafa Mir, PDP MLA from Chadoora constituency in central Kashmir asked Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti to order the police to lodge an FIR against ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

3 civilians, 1 ultra killed in anti-militancy drive.

A Lashker-e-Toiba militant and three civilians were killed and 17 injured in central Kashmir's Budgam district on Tuesday. The police said they got to know militants were hiding in Durbugh area of Chadoora, 22 km from here. A joint team of the army's Rashtriya Rifles and the police Special Operations Group surrounded the ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

PDP has jeopardized Kashmir's dignity: NC.

Srinagar: Saying that the Valley is passing through a most difficult phase, National Conference leader and former minister Abdul Rahim Rather on Tuesday, while expressing grief and sorrow over the loss of lives... The post PDP has jeopardized Kashmir's dignity: NC appeared first on Kashmir Life.

- Kashmir Life - IN

Mehbooba anguished over death of youth at Chadoora.

Srinagar: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti has expressed deep anguish and grief over the death of youth at Chadoora today. It is highly painful to see the young boys losing their lives,' she said.... The post Mehbooba anguished over death of youth at Chadoora appeared first on Kashmir Life.

- Kashmir Life - IN

Information for JKP Constable aspirants.

Jammu: According to the Chairman, Police Recruitment Board, the ongoing physical and endurance test for the post of constable in Jammu district will come to end on March 29, 2017. Candidates whose Roll... The post Information for JKP Constable aspirants appeared first on Kashmir Life.

- Kashmir Life - IN

Clashes erupt in ancestral village of slain militant in Kulgam.

Srinagar: Intense clashes erupted in Yaripora area of Kulgam district in southern part of Kashmir as police and forces resorted to tear smoke shelling to disperse hundreds of protesters who pelted stones on... The post Clashes erupt in ancestral village of slain militant in Kulgam appeared first on Kashmir Life.

- Kashmir Life - IN

LS Polls: Polling station locations changed in Pulwama.

Pulwama: According to the District Election Officer, Pulwama, all the voters of Pulwama district are informed that the following changes to polling stations have been made in respect of 31-Tral, 32-Pampore and 34-Rajpora... The post LS Polls: Polling station locations changed in Pulwama appeared first on Kashmir Life.

- Kashmir Life - IN

PDP's victory equivalent to BJP's win in Kashmir: NYC

Pulwama: Terming NC patron and former Chief Minister Dr Farooq as a best candidate for the forthcoming LS Bypolls in Srinagar-slated to be held on April 9, Youth National Conference termed the coming... The post PDP's victory equivalent to BJP's win in Kashmir: NYC appeared first on Kashmir Life.

- Kashmir Life - IN

Video showing army firing bullets on protesters near encounter site goes viral

Srinagar: In the encounter that raged in Chadoora village of Budgam district as three civilians died after being hit by bullets in clashes between civilian protesters and forces, videos from the scene reveal... The post Video showing army firing bullets on protesters near encounter site goes viral appeared first on Kashmir ...

- Kashmir Life - IN

Know your 'worth' before asking militants to join mainstream: Rasheed to Mehbooba

Srinagar Srinagar Incumbent MLA Langate, Er Rasheed while reacting to the killing of three unarmed civilians in Chadoora, has asked New Delhi to make it public that it is at war with every... The post Know your 'worth' before asking militants to join mainstream: Rasheed to Mehbooba appeared first on Kashmir Life.

- Kashmir Life - IN

IUST postpones exams scheduled for tomorrow

Srinagar Islamic University of Science and Technology has postponed all examinations scheduled for tomorrow, a spokesperson of the university said, according to reports. It is notified for the information of all the... The post IUST postpones exams scheduled for tomorrow appeared first on Kashmir Life.

- Kashmir Life - IN

KU postpones exams scheduled on March 29

Srinagar All Kashmir University examinations scheduled to be held on March 29, 2017 are postponed, a spokesperson of the varsity said on Tuesday. Fresh dates for the deferred examinations shall be notified... The post KU postpones exams scheduled on March 29 appeared first on Kashmir Life.

- Kashmir Life - IN

Now a grenade with spicy jelly to tackle protests in J&K

A grenade packed with spicy jelly, which causes irritation in the eyes on exploding, is likely to be included in the weaponry of security forces in Kashmir for quelling violent protests but pellet guns will stay. Pellet guns will be used only after less lethal weapons fail to control the stone-pelting protesters and before ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

3 Kashmir civilians killed in protests against Indian rule

Three civilians were killed and 28 other people were injured in anti-India protests that erupted Tuesday following a gunbattle between rebels and government forces that killed a rebel in disputed Kashmir, police and witnesses said.

- Stars and Stripes - US

Four killed in clashes in Kashmir: India police

Four killed in clashes in Kashmir: India police...

- MENAFN - JO

Kashmir: 3 killed in violent protests after firefight

Deadly standoff between rebels and police sparks protests in Chadoora town, leaving three people dead and 28 injured.

- Al Jazeera - QA

'Had to fight both militants, locals in Budgam'

Hours after a militant was killed in a gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district, Central Reserve Police Force DIG Sanjay Kumar on Tuesday claimed that the operation was difficult as they had to fight both militants and the stone pelters.

- Times Of India - IN

127 infiltration attempts in J&K since 2015: Government

New Delhi, March 28 There have been 127 infiltration attempts in Jammu and Kashmir since 2015, the government informed the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday. As many as 101 terrorism incidents have taken place in the state since 2016. In a written reply to the Rajya Sabha, Minister of State for Defence Subhash Bhamre said there were ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Separatists call for strike over Budgam deaths, demand inquiry

Separatists in Kashmir have called for a general strike tomorrow against the killing of three civilians during protests near an encounter site in Budgam district and sought an impartial inquiry into the incident."There should be a complete strike tomorrow and peaceful protests after Friday prayers against the incident," ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Budgam encounter: One militant killed, Army jawan injured; gunfight continues

After intense gunfight, a militant was gunned down by security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district on Tuesday.

- Zee News - IN

Budgam encounter ends; two civilians killed, terrorist gunned down, over 20 injured in gunfire

The encounter going on between security forces and terrorists in Budgam in Jammu and Kashmir came to an end on Tuesday evening.

- Zee News - IN

India's longest road tunnel set to open in J&K: 10 facts will make you feel proud

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will dedicate to the nation the India's longest road tunnel on April 2. It is built on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway.

- Zee News - IN

J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti asks militants to give up arms, says nothing can be achieved through violence

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday asked local militants, who want to return to the mainstream, to give up their arms as nothing can be achieved through violence.

- Zee News - IN

Budgam encounter ends; one militant and 3 civilians killed, 18 injured

Three civilians were killed in security forces' action against protestors near an encounter site in Budgam district in Kashmir during an anti-militancy operation which ended with the killing of the lone militant. The post Budgam encounter ends; one militant and 3 civilians killed, 18 injured appeared first on Firstpost.

- Firstpost - IN

Three Kashmiri civilians killed in protest against Indian rule

Three civilians were killed and 28 other people were injured in protests against Indian rule that erupted Tuesday following a gunbattle between rebels and government forces in disputed Kashmir, police and witnesses said.Inspector-General Syed Javaid Mujtaba Gillani claimed the gunbattle began Tuesday after police and ...

- DAWN - PK

Poor thermal imagers restricting Army's ability to conduct night operations in Jammu and Kashmir: Report

The Army's ability to conduct night operations in J&K is being restricted by poor battery life of hand-held thermal imagers.

- Zee News - IN

India`s longest road tunnel set to open in J&K: 10 facts will make you feel proud

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will dedicate to the nation the India's longest road tunnel on April 2. It is built on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway.

- Zee News - IN

1 killed as security men engage protesters during gunfight with militants in Kashmir

Search operation turns into a gunbattle after militants open fire on security forces.

- The Hindu - IN

2 Kashmir civilians killed in protests against Indian rule

SRINAGAR, India — Two civilians were killed and 28 other people were injured in anti-India protests that erupted Tuesday following a...

- Townhall.com - US

2 Kashmir civilians killed in protests against Indian rule

Police say two civilians were killed and 18 other people injured in anti-India protests that erupted after a gunbattle between rebels and government forces in disputed Kashmir.

- FOX News - US

Huge rush of devotees seen at Vaishno Devi shrine in Jammu for Navratra

On the occasion of first Navratra on Tuesday, a huge rush of devotees is seen at the world famous Vaishno Devi shrine in Jammu.

- Zee News - IN

BIG DEBATE - Muslims are 68% in J&K, why they are still considered minority?

The Supreme Court recently asked the Centre and the Jammu and Kashmir government to decide whether Muslims in the state can be treated as the minority.

- Zee News - IN

Budgam encounter: Despite Army Chief's warning, crowd pelts stones, one civilian killed

The security forces, who were already engaged in a gunfight with the militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district on Tuesday, faced a tough time after few locals pelted stones near the encounter site in Chadoora area.

- Zee News - IN

If PAVA fails, forces may use pellet guns in Kashmir: Govt

Pellet guns "may be" used by the security forces in Kashmir valley to disperse the rioters if their alternatives fail, the government said on Tuesday.

- Zee News - IN

2 killed, 17 injured in clashes near anti-militancy operation site in J&K

Two persons were killed and 17 others injured today in clashes between security forces and stone-pelting protesters near the site of an anti-militancy operation in Chadoora area of central Kashmirs Budgam district.Security forces launched a cordon and search operation in Durbugh area of Chadoora in the wee hours following ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Two Kashmiri civilians killed in protest against Indian rule

Police say two civilians were killed and 18 other people injured in anti-India protests that erupted after a gunbattle between rebels and government forces in disputed Kashmir.Inspector-General Syed Javaid Mujtaba Gillani said the gunbattle began Tuesday after police and soldiers cordoned off the southern town of Chadoora ...

- DAWN - PK

Gunfight ensues in Chadoora village

KL News Network Srinagar: A gunfight has started between militants and forces in Chadoora village of Budgam district in the wee hours of Tuesday, police said. A police official told Kashmir Life that... The post Gunfight ensues in Chadoora village appeared first on Kashmir Life.

- Kashmir Life - IN

Militants threaten police official in Shopain; Barge into his residence

Srinagar Suspected militants have allegedly threatened a police officer in southern district of Kashmir Shopian on late monday night. Details revealed that suspected militants barged into the house of a police officer in... The post Militants threaten police official in Shopain; Barge into his residence appeared first on ...

- Kashmir Life - IN

Chadoora encounter: Bullet hits youth during clashes, dies in SMHS

Aakash Hassan Srinagar: One civilian has succumbed to injuries in the clashes near the encounter site in Chadoora village of Budgam district, sources said. The youth identified as Zahid Rashid, in early 20's... The post Chadoora encounter: Bullet hits youth during clashes, dies in SMHS appeared first on Kashmir Life.

- Kashmir Life - IN

Slain Zahid was the only brother of 5 sisters

Aakash Hassan As the rays of dawn cracked in the Chadoora village, it was atypical morning.  Instead of birds chirping, it was dead calm around and forces with fingers on trigger had laid... The post Slain Zahid was the only brother of 5 sisters appeared first on Kashmir Life.

- Kashmir Life - IN

One more civilian shot dead in Chadoora

Aakash Hassan Another youth was shot dead by forces in Chadoora area on Tuesday during clashes between protesters and forces near an encounter site. Sources in Sub district hospital Chadoora said that Saqib... The post One more civilian shot dead in Chadoora appeared first on Kashmir Life.

- Kashmir Life - IN

Dozens injured in clashes at encounter site in Chadoora

Aakash Hassan Seven people are at least injured who have been admitted to the SMHS hospital Srinagar. These injured have been hit by pellets during the clashes near the encounter site at Chadoora.... The post Dozens injured in clashes at encounter site in Chadoora appeared first on Kashmir Life.

- Kashmir Life - IN

For 'peaceful' resolution of K-dispute, vote for PDP: Mehbooba

Umar Khurshid CM Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday addressed an election rally at Kokernag.  She was accompanied by party's candidate for Islamabad parliamentary constituency and brother Tassaduq Mufti, Party's chief spokesperson Dr Mehboob Baig,... The post For 'peaceful' resolution of K-dispute, vote for PDP: Mehbooba appeared ...

- Kashmir Life - IN

Chadoora encounter: House razed to ground using IED's

Aakash Hassan Srinagar  The house in which militants are believed to be trapped in Chadoora has been razed to the ground by using improvised explosive devices almost eight hours after encounter started.... The post Chadoora encounter: House razed to ground using IED's appeared first on Kashmir Life.

- Kashmir Life - IN

Chadoora encounter: One militant killed, operation underway

A militant was killed in Chadoora gunfight on Tuesday while as operation was underway, army sources said. They said that a weapon has also been recovered from the encounter site. A fierce gunfight... The post Chadoora encounter: One militant killed, operation underway appeared first on Kashmir Life.

- Kashmir Life - IN

Observe shutdown on Wednesday against Chadoora killings: Resistance leaders

The joint resistance leadership has called for a strike tomorrow against the killing of two civilians during clashes near an encounter site in Durbugh village of Chadoora in central Kashmir's Budgam district. A... The post Observe shutdown on Wednesday against Chadoora killings: Resistance leaders appeared first on Kashmir ...

- Kashmir Life - IN

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