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Apply mind before using pellet guns: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Wednesday made it clear that pellet guns should not be used "indiscriminately" for controlling street protests in Jammu and Kashmir...

Try not to use pellet guns: Mehbooba to security forces

Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti today asked security forces to restrain themselves from using pellet guns and differentiate between stone-pelters/militants and their...

Rights group accuse India of ‘indiscriminate’ use of force in Kashmir

A US-based health rights group has accused Indian security forces of “excessive” and “indiscriminate” use of force against protesters with weapons like pellet guns...

HC refuses to ban pellet guns, cites mob violence in Valley

Rejecting a plea seeking ban on use of pellet guns in controlling street protests in Kashmir Valley, the Jammu and Kashmir High Court has...

Mehbooba Mufti slams separatist, says you ask our children to fight...

Taking separatist leaders head-on, Jammu and Kashmir chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti accused them of instigating the children in the Valley to engage in violence...

Youth killed in fresh clashes in Valley, toll climbs to 73

A youth was killed on Tuesday in fresh clashes between protestors and security forces in Anantnag district, taking the death toll in the ongoing...

Rajnath slams separatists, says their behaviour not Kashmiriyat

A day after Hurriyat leaders snubbed members of the all-party delegation who reached out to them, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said the...

Ghulam Nabi Azad dubs continued use of pellet guns in Kashmir...

Congress on Tuesday said the decision to continue use of pellet guns in controlling protests in Kashmir was very upsetting and amounted to "betrayal"...

Govt panel for chilli-filled grenades, stun lac shells as alternatives to...

A committee, set up to find alternatives to pellet guns in the Kashmir Valley, today suggested use of chilli-filled grenades and 'stun lac shells'...

कश्मीर:अब पत्थरबाजों की खैर नहीं- सेना के हाथ एक नया हथियार

पैलेट गन के कारण हजारों कश्मीरी अपनी आखों की रोशनी गवां चुके हैं लेकिन इस बार सेना के हाथ में जो हथियार है वो...

Fresh tension in Pulwama after bullet-ridden body of youth found

A bullet-riddled body of a youth was found in Pulwama district of south Kashmir on Sunday, local police was quoted by PTI. Bilal Ahmad Malik...

High Court seeks report from Centre, says why can’t ‘you use...

Disapproving of the use of pellet guns by security forces against protesters, the Jammu and Kashmir High Court today sought a report from the...