Kashmir

Amnesty launches online, postcard campaign for ban on pellets in Kashmir
Kashmir

Amnesty launches online, postcard campaign for ban on pellets in Kashmir

Amnesty International India (AII) has launched a ‘postcard and online campaign’ against the use of pellet guns in Kashmir. The human rights organization Tuesday announced that it launched postcard campaign and petition, urging J&K government to ban pellet-firing shotguns. “Government shall also provide reparation to those affected, and set up independent […]

BSF vehicle catches fire in north Kashmir
Kashmir

BSF vehicle catches fire in north Kashmir

A Border Security Forces(BSF) vehicle caught fire after it turned turtle at Ladoora area of Rafiabad in which two persons suffered injuries. According to reports, a BSF vehicle bearing registration number JK05 4411 suddenly skipped off the road at Ladoora area on Tuesday and caught fire. Two persons are reported […]

Class 10 student killed in road accident
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Class 10 student killed in road accident

A tenth standard student was crushed to death by a speeding tipper in Maitra area of Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday. The deceased, identified as Liyaqat Ahmed (17), son of Abdul Latief, a resident of Pogal in Banihal, was returning from a tuition centre when a tipper […]