Curfew reimposed in Srinagar after government claims peace in Jammu and Kashmir: NDTV

Curfew is reported to have been reimposed in Srinagar on Sunday, on the eve of the Muslim festival of Eid. Residents, according to NDTV news channel, has been asked to return to their homes. The latest decision to reimpose curfew in Srinagar on the eve of Eid comes after the government and local police claimed … Read more

Shillong tense after reports of attacks on Sikhs as locals call for ouster of ‘outsiders’

Shillong remained tense as the curfew continued for the third day on Saturday amidst reports of attacks on Sikhs by local population. The army was asked to be on standby after night-long violence during which a mob burnt a shop, a house and damaged at least five vehicles besides injuring a senior police officer. At … Read more

Curfew imposed in Jaipur after clashes with police reportedly kills one

Police in Jaipur in Rajasthan say that curfew has been imposed in at least four police station areas of the city after violence erupted. A journalist working for Hindustan Times said that one civilian was reportedly dead after being hit by a bullet in the neck during clash between mob and the police. “Curfew has been … Read more

30 people taken into custody as curfew remains in Rajasthan’s Banswara district

More than 30 people have been arrested in curfew-bound Kotwali police station area of Rajasthan’s Banswara district where communal violence broke out on Thursday. “We have taken three dozen people of both the sides into custody yesterday following tension in the city. Several incidents of arson were reported in the region since Thursday night,” SP … Read more

Curfew relaxed for 12 hours in Lakhimpur

Curfew was today relaxed for 12 hours in Lakhimpur city where tension had prevailed following clashes over an objectionable video. “Curfew has been relaxed from 6 AM to 6 PM today. Banks and offices will be allowed to open. However, schools and colleges will remain closed,” District Magistrate Akashdeep told reporters. He said security will … Read more

Curfew, restrictions remain in force in Kashmir Valley

Curfew in some parts and restrictions in rest of Kashmir remained in force for the 32nd day today even as the situation across the Valley showed signs of improvement with the army assisting the police and paramilitary personnel in keeping troublemakers at bay. “Curfew is in force in police station areas of Nowhatta, Khanyar, Rainawari, … Read more

One more dead, curfew continues in many parts of Kashmir

A youth injured during clashes on Friday succumbed at a hospital here on Monday , taking the death toll 55 in Kashmir where curfew continued in many areas in the wake of violent protests since the killing of Hizbul commander Burhan Wani in an encounter a month ago. Amir Bashir Lone, a resident of south … Read more

Curfew remains in force in parts of Kashmir

Kashmir, which came to life last evening following relaxation in strike by separatists, on Tuesday again witnessed as shutdown as curfew remained in force in some parts and restrictions were in effect in rest of the Valley to maintain law and order. Many shops and business establishments opened after sundown yesterday as the separatists had … Read more

Beef politics: Curfew in Srinagar after Zahid Rasool’s death, Omar Abdullah slams PM Modi

Separatists and others have called for a complete shut down in the valley on Monday after Zahid Rasool Bhat, who was being treated for serious burn injuries in Delhi’s Safdarjung Hospital, died early on Sunday. Hurriyat chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq said the state government was to blame for Bhat’s death as it failed to provide … Read more

Eight killed, one burnt alive, Manipur remains tense

After days of violence and eight people killed, several tribal, women and student organisations in Manipur have now called for a peaceful protest without ‘communalising’ the issue of passage of controversial Bill in the state assembly earlier this week. These organisations have, however, asked the six MLAs from  Churachandpur to resign with immediate effect if … Read more

Gujarat Tense: LIVE Updates

Several areas in Gujarat have experienced massive incidents of rioting and arson attacks by protesters belonging to Patidar community since Tuesday night. They have been protesting the brief detention of Hardik Patel, who had held a mega rally demanding reservations for Patels on Tuesday. The situation, according to reports is very tense and fluid. We … Read more