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Protests erupt in J&K; against anti-Islam video (Lead)


September 18th, 2012 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 18 (IANS) Spontaneous protests erupted in Srinagar and other parts of the Kashmir Valley Tuesday as a strike called against an anti-Islam video affected normal life with markets, ... Read more...

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Kashmir shuts to protest anti-Islam video


September 18th, 2012 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 18 (IANS) A protest shutdown over a US-made anti-Islam video, called by local traders, transporters and some religious organizations, affected normal life here and other places in the ... Read more...

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Protests erupt against blasphemous video in Srinagar


September 14th, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 14 (IANS) Dozens of Kashmiri protestors raised anti-US slogans against the controversial film "Innocence of Muslims" after Friday prayers at several places in Srinagar in the afternoon.Protests ... Read more...

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JKLF chief Yasin Malik arrested at protest march


September 7th, 2012 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 7 (IANS) Separatist Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik was arrested along with a group of supporters in the state's summer capital Friday during ... Read more...

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Stray incident apart, Eid prayers offered peacefully in Kashmir


August 20th, 2012 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 20 (IANS) Save for a stray incident of some youths torching a police vehicle in Srinagar, Eid-ul-Fitr prayers were offered amid peace and tranquility across Jammu and Kashmir ... Read more...

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Kashmiri separatist leaders placed under house arrest


August 20th, 2012 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 20 (IANS) Authorities Monday placed all senior Kashmiri separatist leaders under house arrest to maintain law and order during the congregational Eid prayers in Srinagar."These measures have been ... Read more...

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Separatist shutdown mars life in Kashmir


July 28th, 2012 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, July 28 (IANS) Life was adversely affected here and in other major towns of the valley Saturday following a shutdown called by the separatists to protest the killing of ... Read more...

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Kashmiri youth seek demilitarisation, more dialogue


June 3rd, 2012 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 3 (IANS) Kashmiris want autonomy, better economic opportunities and removal of "overbearing presence of armed forces from their state", a gathering of Kashmiri youth, activists and separatists said ... Read more...

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Activists protesting 1990 killings baton-charged (Lead)


January 22nd, 2012 - 3:03 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 21 (IANS) Activists of Jammu and Kashmir's separatist People's Political Party (PPP) Saturday clashed with police and were baton charged as they tried to march towards the Gaw ... Read more...

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Police baton charge protesters in Srinagar


January 21st, 2012 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 21 (IANS) Police Saturday used batons to disperse a group of protesters in this Jammu and Kashmir summer capital.The protesters were marching towards the Gaw Kadal Bridge here ... Read more...

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Yasin Malik, supporters arrested in Srinagar (Lead)


September 30th, 2011 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 30 (IANS) Muhammad Yasin Malik, chairman of the separatist Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front, was arrested along with some of his supporters in Srinagar Friday after he staged ... Read more...

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Protests in Srinagar after woman’s death


September 29th, 2011 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 29 (IANS) Protests erupted in a Srinagar locality Thursday where residents alleged a woman had died of a heart attack after police visited her house to serve a ... Read more...

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Omar Abdullah meets visiting Pakistani Kashmir leader


September 20th, 2011 - 12:41 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 19 (IANS) For the first time since Kashmir's division in 1947, leaders of Indian and Pakistani Kashmir met here Monday.Chief Minister Omar Abdullah met Sultan Mehmood Chaudary, former ... Read more...

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Kashmiris express shock and anger at Delhi attack


September 8th, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 8 (IANS) Wednesday's blast at the Delhi High Court have revived memories of similar tragedies in Jammu and Kashmir, with a cross-section of people here expressing equal condemnation ... Read more...

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80 percent of Mohmand cleared of militants: Pakistan Army


September 1st, 2011 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 1 (IANS) About 80 percent of Mohmand agency in Pakistan's northwest has been cleared of militants, a senior army officer has claimed.The army said the operation being conducted ... Read more...

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Thousands offer Eid prayers in Kashmir peacefully


August 31st, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 31 (IANS) Thousands of Muslims Wednesday offered prayers in the Kashmir Valley amid tight security on the festival of Eid-ul-Fitr which was marred by protests and clashes last ... Read more...

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Kashmir holds peaceful panchayat polls


May 16th, 2011 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 16 (IANS) People exercised their franchise peacefully yet again in the Jammu and Kashmir panchayat polls Monday, with women voters in particular turning out in large numbers in ... Read more...

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EU delegation meets Yasin Malik


May 13th, 2011 - 5:47 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 13 (IANS) The European Union (EU) delegation visiting Kashmir Friday met Muhammad Yasin Malik, chairman of the pro-independence Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) here and discussed the ... Read more...

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Roots in Kashmir describes Geelani’s visit to KP camp a farce


April 19th, 2011 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Apr 19 (ANI): Roots in Kashmir (RIK), a frontline organisation of the Kashmiri Pandits, has described separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani's visit to a Pandit camp at Vesu Kulgam ... Read more...

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Top Kashmiri separatist leaders refuse security offer (Lead)


April 10th, 2011 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 10 (IANS) Top Kashmiri separatist leaders have refused the government's offer to provide them security in the wake of senior cleric Maulana Showkat Ahmad Shah's assassination two days ... Read more...

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Kashmiri separatist leaders offered security cover


April 10th, 2011 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 10 (IANS) Senior Kashmiri separatist leaders have been offered security cover in the wake of top cleric Maulana Showkat Ahmad Shah's assassination in a blast two days ago, ... Read more...

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Separatists protest killing of Kashmir religous leader


April 10th, 2011 - 2:08 am ICT by BNO News
SRINAGAR, KASHMIR (BNO NEWS) -- The city of Srinagar in Kashmir was paralyzed on Saturday after separatists called a strike to protest against the killing of a prominent religious leader, the Hindustan ... Read more...

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Kashmir Valley residents despondent, confused after cleric’s assassination


April 9th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Apr. 9 (ANI): The assassination of Islamic cleric Maulana Showkat Ahmad Shah on Thursday has left most parts of the Kashmir Valley tense, even as the state administration has taken steps ... Read more...

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Srinagar shuts to protest religious leader’s killing


April 9th, 2011 - 12:51 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 9 (IANS) Normal life was affected Saturday in Jammu and Kashmir's summer capital Srinagar as the separatists called a shutdown to protest the killing of Islamic cleric Maulana ... Read more...

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Kashmir Jamiat-e-Ahlihadith movement has grown - a profile


April 8th, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 8 (IANS) Maulana Showkat Ahmad Shah, who was killed just ahead of Friday prayers in Srinagar, took over as president of the Jamiat-e-Ahlihadith group in Kashmir in the ... Read more...

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Religious leader killed in Srinagar blast, city shuts down (Second Lead)


April 8th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 8 (IANS) Prominent religious leader Maulana Showkat Shah of the Jamiat-e-Ahilhadith was killed in a blast as he entered a mosque in Jammu and Kashmir's summer capital Srinagar ... Read more...

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Friendly fire, not militants, killed 14 Pak security officials in Khyber: Yasin Malik


March 30th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Mar 30(ANI): The deaths of 14 Pakistani security officials in the Khyber tribal region on Monday evening were caused by a friendly fire, Peshawar Corps Commander Lieutenant General Asif Yasin Malik ... Read more...

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JKLF protests Kashmir ‘killings, arrests’, Malik detained


March 11th, 2011 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, March 11 (IANS) The pro-independence Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) Friday evening carried out a torchlight procession in the heart of summer capital Srinagar to protest against 'killings ... Read more...

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Yasin Malik begins fast against detention of youths


February 26th, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 26 (IANS) Yasin Malik, who heads the pro-independence Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF), began a day-long fast in Srinagar Saturday morning to protest the arrest of youths by ... Read more...

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Kashmir interlocutors to submit ‘initial’ report in two weeks


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Feb 23 (IANS) The government-appointed interlocutors on Jammu and Kashmir will submit in two weeks the "initial document" spelling out the contours for a political settlement of the Kashmir issue."We will ... Read more...

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We are not scared of hooliganism of BJP: Yasin Malik


February 12th, 2011 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Ajmer, Feb 12 (ANI): Reacting to the protest by Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) activists against him, separatist leader Yasin Malik said he was not scared of the part's hooliganism."I would like ... Read more...

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Attack on Yasin Malik in Ajmer triggers protests in Srinagar


February 11th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Feb 11 (ANI): At least five persons were injured, when protestors clashed with the police here on Friday over reports that Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front leader Yasin Malik was attacked ... Read more...

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Interlocutors send invites to Kashmir separatists


February 11th, 2011 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Feb 11 (IANS) The three interlocutors for Jammu and Kashmir have for the first time sent formal invitation letters to four separatist leaders, urging them to sit across the table ... Read more...

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Four BJP leaders detained at Srinagar airport


January 25th, 2011 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 25 (IANS) Four Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders were Tuesday detained by police at Srinagar international airport to prevent them from taking part in the proposed flag-hoisting at Lal ... Read more...

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BJP’s Tiranga Yatra not to be allowed to enter Kashmir


January 18th, 2011 - 11:01 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 18 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir government Tuesday decided not to allow the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) Tiranga Yatra to enter the state and also disallow any separatist march ... Read more...

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