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Top Hizb Commander killed by security forces in Srinagar encounter

Top Hizb Commander killed by security forces in Srinagar encounter

India | May 19, 2020, 06:55 PM IST

Top Hizbul Commander Junaid Sehrai killed on Tuesday during a 10-hours-long gun battle between security forces and militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Srinagar.

Terrorists attack police naka party in Kulgam

Jammu and Kashmir: Terrorists attack police naka party in Kulgam; 1 cop killed

India | May 16, 2020, 06:43 PM IST

Terrorists on Saturday attacked a police naka party in Frisal Yaripora area of Kulgam district, Jammu and Kashmir, killing one police personnel.

Terrorist hideout busted in J&K’s Budgam; LeT operative

Terrorist hideout busted in J&K’s Budgam; LeT over-ground worker arrested

India | May 16, 2020, 10:15 AM IST

The security forces on Saturday busted a terrorist hideout in the Budgam district in Jammu and Kashmir and arrested five terror associates including one over-ground Worker of Pakistan-backed terror group Lashkar-e-Toiba

Encounter breaks out between security forces and militants in Kulgam (Representational image)

Encounter breaks out between security forces and militants in Kulgam

India | May 14, 2020, 07:35 AM IST

An encounter broke out between militants and security forces in Yarmrach village of Yaripora belt in South kashmir's Kulgam district. Meanwhile, the firing has stopped and search operation is underway.

Syed Salahuddin claims Hizbul Mujahideen hand behind

Syed Salahuddin claims Hizbul Mujahideen hand behind Handwara terror attack

India | May 09, 2020, 11:15 PM IST

Pakistan has been exposed yet again after Syed Salahuddin claimed that Hizbul Mujahideen was behind the dastardly Handwara attack in Jammu and Kashmir. A video released by news agency ANI shows Salahuddin speaking to his followers claiming the Handwara terror attack.

Riaz Naikoo, a dreaded name in apple orchards of Kashmir, killed

Riaz Naikoo, a dreaded name in apple orchards of Kashmir, killed

India | May 07, 2020, 12:11 AM IST

In the two encounters, four militants were eliminated. One of them was identified as Riyaz Naikoo, masterminded behind the revival of Hizbul Mujahideen outfit in Jammu and Kashmir.

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Mehbooba Mufti's detention under PSA extended by 3 months

India | May 05, 2020, 09:56 PM IST

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti's detention has been extended by three months.

Grenade lobbed in Pakherpora market in Budgam district; 2 civilians injured

J&K: Grenade lobbed in Budgam's Pakherpora market; 4 civilians, CRPF trooper injured

India | May 05, 2020, 01:53 PM IST

A grenade was lobbed in Pakherpora market injuring four civilians and a CRPF trooper in Budgam on Tuesday. Meanwhile, all Security Force personnel are safe. This is the second grenade attack in the district in less than 24 hours.

J&K: Encounter breaks out between security forces and militants in Pulwama

J&K: Encounter breaks out between security forces and militants in Pulwama

India | May 02, 2020, 09:24 AM IST

An encounter broke out between security forces and militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district in the early hours of Saturday, police said. 

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80-year-old woman from Srinagar's Rainawari dies of coronavirus

India | Apr 28, 2020, 05:23 PM IST

​A woman from Srinagar's Rainawari has died of the coronavirus, taking the death toll in Jammu and Kashmir to 8. Meanwhile, 15 more people were detected positive for COVID-19.

J&K: Encounter breaks out between security forces, militants in Kulgam

3 militants killed in encounter in J&K's Kulgam

India | Apr 27, 2020, 10:26 AM IST

Three militants were killed in an encounter that broke out between militants and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district on Monday. The militants fired on a patrol party at Lower Munda in the Qazigund area of the south Kashmir district.

Jammu & Kashmir: 4 terrorists killed in Kulgam encounter

Jammu & Kashmir: 4 terrorists killed in Kulgam encounter

India | Apr 26, 2020, 11:18 PM IST

At least four terrorists were killed on Sunday by a joint team of Indian Army personnel, Central Reserve Police Force and police in an encounter took place in Gudder area of Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir.

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Fire breaks out at an army camp in Jammu and Kashmir; tenders rushed

India | Apr 26, 2020, 11:11 PM IST

A massive fire broke out on Sunday at an army camp located in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora district

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20 new COVID-19 cases in Jammu and Kashmir; tally rises to 454

India | Apr 24, 2020, 09:20 PM IST

The number of coronavirus cases in Jammu and Kashmir on Friday climbed to 454 as 20 more people tested positive for the infection in the Union territory, officials said. All of the fresh cases were reported from the Kashmir division, they said.  

Militants release abducted policeman in Shopian

J&K: Militants release abducted policeman in Shopian

India | Apr 24, 2020, 07:27 AM IST

A policemen who was abducted by unknown gunmen from outside his house at Chetwatan, Shopian has been released in a near by area. The policemen who is being identified as Javeed was posted at Zakura.

Amarnath Yatra cancelled due to coronavirus crisis

Minutes after cancelling Amarnath Yatra, J-K withdraws order

India | Apr 22, 2020, 08:11 PM IST

Minutes after announcing the cancellation of the Amarnath Yatra on Wednesday, the Jammu and Kashmir administration withdrew its order.

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Prominent Kashmiri businessman escapes Red Zone in Jammu for home, put under quarantine

India | Apr 17, 2020, 10:22 PM IST

A prominent Kashmiri businessman escaped a "red zone" in Jammu on Friday. Mushtaq Chaya, the businessman, rushed from the area towards his home at Zakura in Srinagar along with more people in four vehicles.

25 new cases of COVID-19 in Jammu and Kashmir, tally climbs to 270

25 new cases of COVID-19 in Jammu and Kashmir, tally climbs to 270

India | Apr 13, 2020, 06:41 PM IST

Jammu and Kashmir reported 25 fresh coronavirus infections on Monday, taking the total number of cases to 270, officials said. 

Police carry out rescue operations in the Kupwara district

3 dead as Pakistan resorts to unprovoked shelling in Kupwara; civilian areas targetted

India | Apr 12, 2020, 06:52 PM IST

Three civilians, including an eight-year-old boy, lost their lives as Pakistan forces resorted to unprovoked firing on Indian Army outposts and civilian areas along the LoC in Kupwara district on Sunday

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Suspected JeM terrorist arrested in Jammu

India | Apr 11, 2020, 01:47 PM IST

Jammu Police in RS Pura area has arrested a suspected Jaish-e Mohammad (JeM) terrorist -- hardcore over ground worker (OGW) along with incriminating material.

9 terrorists killed in last 24 hours in Kashmir Valley: Indian Army (Representational image)

9 terrorists killed in last 24 hours in Kashmir Valley: Indian Army

India | Apr 05, 2020, 11:00 AM IST

The Indian Army on Sunday informed that nine terrorists have been killed in the last 24 hours in Jammu and Kashmir. However, one Army soldier lost his life and two others are critically injured in this operation. 

Encounter underway between security forces and terrorists in J&K's Kulgam (Representational image)

Encounter underway between security forces and terrorists in J&K's Kulgam

India | Apr 04, 2020, 08:25 AM IST

Three militants on Saturday were killed in an encounter started between security forces and Militants in area of Manzgam Batpora, in South Kashmir's Kulgam district

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Seven villages declared red zones to prevent spread of COVID-19 in Pulwama

India | Mar 29, 2020, 10:03 PM IST

A person hailing from the district, who had attended a religious congregation, tested positive for COVID-19. The person moved around in these villages

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7 more test positive for coronavirus in Jammu and Kashmir; four of them came in contact with dead pa

India | Mar 28, 2020, 08:04 PM IST

Seven more persons on Saturday tested positive for coronavirus in the union territory of Jammu and Kashmir, four out of who had come in contact with the 65-year-old man who had succumbed to the virus

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Jammu and Kashmir: Over 60 people who came in contact with dead coronavirus patient quarantined

India | Mar 26, 2020, 10:57 PM IST

Over 60 people who were suspected of being in contact with COVID-19 patient who died in Srinagar on Thursday morning were quarantined at two different places in Jammu and Kashmir’s Bandipora district

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Jammu and Kashmir: Govt suspends inter-state bus service in wake of coronavirus scare

India | Mar 18, 2020, 10:05 PM IST

The government in Jammu and Kashmir has suspended inter-state bus service with immediate effect

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Coronavirus: Indian citizen with travel history to Iran dies in Leh; samples sent for COVID-19 test

India | Mar 08, 2020, 11:21 PM IST

A man admitted to a hospital in Leh passed away on Sunday, in what could be the first possible death due to the deadly coronavirus outbreak in the country

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'A great day for Indian sports': Kiren Rijiju inaugurates Khelo India Winter Games

Other Sports | Mar 07, 2020, 09:28 PM IST

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju said that it is a 'great day for Indian sports' as the first-ever Khelo India Winter Games launched in Gulmarg.

A new picture for former J&K CM Omar Abdullah has surfaced

New picture of bearded Omar Abdullah posing with a doctor surfaces

Politics | Mar 05, 2020, 08:51 PM IST

A picture of Omar Abdullah, former J&K Chief Minister, is going viral on social media where he can be seen with a doctor. Omar’s fresh detention came in March after he was booked under the public safety act

J&K Police office martyred as terrorists open fire in Baramulla

J&K Police officer martyred as terrorists open fire in Baramulla

India | Mar 04, 2020, 08:15 PM IST

A Special Police Officer (SPO) of the Jammu and Kashmir Police was martyred as terrorists opened fire at a police party near Warpora post in Baramulla.

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Cricket on Snow: Youngsters from Kashmir host tournament on frozen field to promote tourism

Cricket | Feb 20, 2020, 01:54 PM IST

To attract attention of higher authorities and reach more people on a national scale, a tournament was organized by the youth to promote winter sports further on a frozen field in Markoot.

Omar Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti booked under Public Safety Act (PSA)

Omar Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti booked under Public Safety Act

India | Feb 07, 2020, 12:00 AM IST

Former Chief Ministers of Jammu and Kashmir Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti have been booked under Public Safety Act (PSA). Both the leaders are already under detainment. They were detained in the immediate aftermath of abrogation of Article 370 in the month of August last year.

J&K: Two Jaish terrorists gunned down during Sopore

J&K: Two Jaish terrorists gunned down during Sopore encounter; arms and ammunition seized

India | Aug 03, 2019, 06:11 PM IST

Two Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorists were gunned down by security personnel during an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir’s Sopore on Saturday evening. The encounter broke out after security forces received a credible input about the presence of terrorists.

Earlier this week, the Centre had deployed 10,000 additional troops in the conflict-ridden state. On

Amid terror threat, J&K police appeals for calm, asks people to not believe rumours

India | Aug 02, 2019, 09:13 PM IST

A heightened threat perception has begun to affect routine life in the state amid an increasing presence of the Indian armed forces. Independence Day preparations are in full swing in all the government schools and colleges. While educational institutes remain open, parents are being cautious and are not sending their children to schools and colleges.

NIA raids cross border trader's residence

NIA raids cross border trader's residence in Pulwama

India | Jul 23, 2019, 11:07 AM IST

The raid was carried out at the residence of Wani alias Bardana, of Achgoza Keller in South Kashmir's Pulwama. He had claimed his business was stalled after India banned cross border trading in the wake of Pulwama attack on February 14 this year.

A civilian woman was rescued from drowning in a river in

Video shows how brave CRPF men save woman from drowning in Baramulla river | Watch

India | Jul 15, 2019, 05:40 PM IST

The incident happened when the 176 Tangmarg company was doing its usual area domination. The CRPF men heard a woman crying for help. They went after the voice. They found a woman being swept away by tides and strong undercurrent of a river.