Srinagar: In late Monday evening, an army patrol of 9RR opened fire in Churat Qazigund, leaving two civilians dead including a woman, according to government sources. The sources told local news agency that army’s counter insurgent force, 9RR opened fire on protesters and killed two civilians while leaving around 6 critically injured. “The deceased have […]
Archives for July 18, 2016
Srinagar: Two youth were shot dead while seven others were injured by the armed forces in Qazigund on Monday evening taking the death toll 46 in the ongoing violent clashes that erupted after the killing of Commander Burhan Wani. More details awaited.
New York, July 18 (PTI): Non Resident Kashmiris (NRKs) have held demonstrations outside the premises of India’s Permanent Mission to the UN here protesting against the Indian forces in the Valley and demanding UN intervention in the Kashmir issue. The Kashmir American Council led the three-hour protests yesterday attended by women and children as well. […]
Srinagar: On Saturday, July 09, when people erupted in protests following death of militant commander Burhan Wani, Fayaz Ahmed Sofi of Naidyaar, Rainawari in Old Srinagar went missing. His dead body was found on July 16, a week later, in central Kashmir’s Kangan area. He was in his mid-forties. One of his family members who […]
London: Thousands of people, including men, women and children, protested outside the Indian High Commission in London against the killings and gross human rights violations in the Indian Held Kashmir. The protest was organised by the Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), National Awami Party (NAP) and supported by various other Kashmir parties, including Pakistani political […]
Brussels: Kashmir Council EU organized a candle light vigil in Brussels (Belgium) in order to express solidarity with the people of Kashmir. The event was arranged on Sunday’s evening in memory of Kashmiris specially youth who were martyred by armed forces. A large number of people from all walks of life and as well as […]
Srinagar: Five youth were injured in armed forces action in Khrew area of Pulwama on Monday evening when forces used pellets to quell the protesting youth. One of the five injured is said to be in a critical state. He has been referred to SMHS Hospital. Use of pellet guns by the armed forces to […]
Srinagar: Resistance leaders Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik Monday in a joint statement extended the ongoing strike call up to July 21 2 PM. They appealed people to observe complete shutdown on July 22 as well. “In continuation with the protest program on July 19th and 20ththeir will be a […]
Bandipora: A youth club established by army “Chinar Corps” which was to have a gym for both men and women, computer center and a tutor lab which after being completed few weeks ago and yet to be inaugurated was set on fire during the intervening night of Monday in Bandipora.
Toronto (Canada), July 18: Hundreds of Canadians from all walks of life gathered outside the Indian Consulate in Toronto on July 16 denouncing Indian army crimes against innocent Kashmiris. Organized by the Friends of Kashmir, Canada, the rally attracted Canadians of different backgrounds including many of Kashmiri and Pakistani origins but also a large number […]