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Separatist leaders under house arrest, restrictions in Srinagar


July 13th, 2012 - 11:00 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 13 (IANS) Separatist leaders were placed under house arrest and authorities Friday imposed restrictions in old city areas of summer capital Srinagar to prevent proposed rallies in connection ... Read more...

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Curbs continue in Srinagar’s old city after shrine fire


June 29th, 2012 - 7:35 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 29 (IANS) Curfew-like restrictions continued in the old city areas of Srinagar for the fourth consecutive day Friday in the wake of tension after fire gutted the revered ... Read more...

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Srinagar old city restrictions enter third day


June 28th, 2012 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 28 (IANS) For the third day Thursday, the authorities continued restrictions in six areas in the old quarters of this Jammu and Kashmir capital to maintain law and ... Read more...

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Normalcy slowly returning to Srinagar


June 27th, 2012 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 27 (IANS) Life in Jammu and Kashmir summer capital Srinagar, especially in the uptown areas, started returning to normal Wednesday with educational institutions, markets and public transport operating ... Read more...

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Restrictions imposed in Srinagar following tension


June 26th, 2012 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 26 (IANS) Undeclared curfew-like restrictions were imposed in the old city areas of Srinagar Tuesday following tension in the city over the gutting of the revered shrine of ... Read more...

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Kashmir shrine gutted, Holy relic safe (Second Lead)


June 25th, 2012 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 25 (IANS) The Peer Dastgeer Sahib shrine here was gutted Monday but the holy relic of the 11th century Muslim saint is safe, an official said."The holy relic ... Read more...

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Separatist strike affects life in Kashmir


September 7th, 2011 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 7 (IANS) Life in this Jammu and Kashmir summer capital and other major towns of the valley was severely affected for the second day Wednesday due to a ... Read more...

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Geelani’s shutdown call hits life in Srinagar


June 11th, 2011 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 11 (IANS) Life across the Jammu and Kashmir summer capital was affected Saturday following a shutdown called by hardline separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani, whom the authorities placed ... Read more...

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Geelani’s shutdown call evokes lukewarm response


March 12th, 2011 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, March 12 (IANS) A shutdown called by hardline separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani in the Kashmir Valley evoked a lukewarm response in Srinagar Saturday as most of the government ... Read more...

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Srinagar battles frozen taps, winter woes at minus 5.6


January 18th, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 18 (IANS) Residents of Srinagar and other parts of the Kashmir Valley faced a tough time Tuesday heating up frozen water taps and negotiating the slippery roads as the minimum ... Read more...

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Five injured in Kashmir firing, interlocutors visit Shopian (Roundup)


October 26th, 2010 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 26 (IANS) Stone pelting mobs made a return after a lull to the Kashmir Valley Tuesday that saw five protesters injured in security forces firing in south Kashmir Pulwama district ... Read more...

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Curfew in Srinagar areas to prevent protests


October 26th, 2010 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 26 (IANS) Curfew was imposed in Old City areas in this summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir Tuesday following a call for protests and shutdown by separatists, police said."Curfew has ... Read more...

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Curfew imposed in Srinagar to scuttle separatist march


October 18th, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 18 (IANS) Shops, offices were closed and public transport was off the roads in Srinagar Monday as authorities re-imposed curfew but only in six areas of the city to scuttle ... Read more...

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Injured man dies in Kashmir, toll rises to 110


October 15th, 2010 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 15 (IANS) A 55-year-old man, allegedly beaten up by security forces Oct 7, died at a hospital here Friday, taking the death toll in the over four-month-long unrest in Kashmir ... Read more...

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Valley wide curfew to scuttle separatist march in Srinagar


October 12th, 2010 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 12 (IANS) Curfew was imposed across Kashmir Valley Tuesday to scuttle a protest march in Srinagar called by separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani even as security men were instructed to ... Read more...

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Curfew in parts of Srinagar


October 8th, 2010 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 8 (IANS) As separatists asked people to resume normalcy for a day, authorities imposed curfew in some parts of Srinagar and north Kashmir to prevent protests after the Friday prayers."Curfew ... Read more...

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Bunker removal process starts in Srinagar


October 5th, 2010 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Oct 5 (IANS) The process of removing 16 bunkers manned by security forces began here Tuesday with a view to bring peace back to the Kashmir Valley after weeks of street ... Read more...

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Curfew relaxed in several Kashmir towns


September 26th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 26 (IANS) Curfew was relaxed in Jammu and Kashmir summer capital Srinagar and other parts of the Valley Sunday following improvement in the overall law and order situation, an officer ... Read more...

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Curfew relaxed in Kashmir


September 25th, 2010 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 25 (IANS) Curfew was relaxed in areas of Srinagar and other towns of the Kashmir Valley in a phased manner Saturday afternoon. "In uptown areas of Srinagar city, curfew has been ... Read more...

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101 deaths in 101 days of unrest in Kashmir Valley


September 19th, 2010 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 19 (IANS) Three protesters hurt in clashes with security forces succumbed to their injuries Sunday, taking the number of people killed in the 101-day long unrest in the Kashmir Valley ... Read more...

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Kashmir toll 98 in 100 days of unrest


September 18th, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 18 (IANS) The Kashmir Valley witnessed another bloody day Saturday as three people were killed in firing by security forces on protesting mobs, taking the toll in 100 days of ... Read more...

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Curfew relaxed in parts of Srinagar


September 18th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 18 (IANS) Six days after imposing indefinite curfew, authorities Saturday relaxed the restrictions in uptown areas of Srinagar from 12 noon to 4 p.m. and in other places across ... Read more...

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78th day of shutdown, curfew in Kashmir


August 26th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 26 (IANS) It was the 78th day of shutdown in the Kashmir Valley Thursday as curfew remained in place in parts of Srinagar and in other towns to prevent ... Read more...

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Curfew in parts of Kashmir as separatists call march


August 11th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 11 (IANS) Curfew was imposed in parts of Srinagar and other towns of the Kashmir Valley Wednesday as separatists asked the people to march to south Kashmir's Pampore town to ... Read more...

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Life across Kashmir marred again by curfew, shutdown


August 10th, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 10 (IANS) Life across Jammu and Kashmir's summer capital Srinagar was paralysed Tuesday as authorities imposed curfew in the old city while a separatist called shutdown marred activities in the ... Read more...

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Curfew continues in Srinagar after violence


August 1st, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 1 (IANS) Curfew continued in summer capital Sunday after two days of violence in which six people were killed in firing by security forces. Separatists have called for a shutdown ... Read more...

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Restrictions in Kashmir again to prevent separatist protests


July 29th, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 29 (IANS) Restrictions in parts of Kashmir Valley, including Srinagar, continued Thursday as authorities tried to scuttle protests and demonstrations by separatist groups against alleged human rights violations. Leader of ... Read more...

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Violent protests in Kashmir Valley, dozens hurt


July 28th, 2010 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 28 (IANS) Over a dozen people, including five security men, were injured in incidents of stone pelting by protesters in the shutdown-hit Kashmir valley Wednesday. Life was thrown out of gear ... Read more...

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Restrictions in Kashmir to prevent separatist protests


July 28th, 2010 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 28 (IANS) Restrictions were again imposed in Srinagar and other towns in the Kashmir Valley Wednesday to prevent separatist sit-ins and protests, authorities said. Separatist Hurriyat group leader Syed Ali Geelani ... Read more...

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Curfew re-imposed in parts of Kashmir Valley


July 20th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Sopore (J-K), July 20 (ANI): Curfew was clamped in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore town following the tense situation after a youth was killed in alleged firing by security forces in Baramulla.Prohibitory ... Read more...

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Restrictions lifted but shutdown hits life in Srinagar


July 19th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 19 (IANS) Official restrictions were lifted Monday in the Old City areas of Srinagar but a shutdown called by separatists affected life across the Kashmir Valley. "There are no restrictions anywhere ... Read more...

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Curfew clamped in some parts of Kashmir Valley


July 16th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, July 16 (ANI): Curfew was clamped in some areas of Kashmir Valley on Fridayahead of a proposed march by separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani and his supporters.Curfew was clamped in the ... Read more...

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Curfew in Srinagar to prevent separatist march


July 16th, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 16 (IANS) Curfew was imposed in several towns in the Kashmir Valley and in Srinagar Friday to thwart a proposed march by separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani. Curfew was also ... Read more...

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Kashmir Valley under curfew, restrictions


July 5th, 2010 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 5 (IANS) Most parts of the Kashmir Valley were Monday under curfew or strict restrictions to scuttle a separatist march to Anantnag town to protest the recent killing of three ... Read more...

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Curfew imposed in Kashmir’s Sopore, Baramulla


June 29th, 2010 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 29 (IANS) Curfew was imposed in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore and Baramulla towns and vehicular traffic was restricted in old city areas of summer capital Srinagar Tuesday, a day after ... Read more...

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