A 48.62 percent turnout was recorded in the second phase of polling in District Development Council (DDC) elections in Jammu and Kashmir which passed off peacefully on Tuesday.
Indian Army on Friday paid tribute to Sepoy Rattan Singh and Sepoy Deshmukh Yash who were martyred in a terrorist attack on November 26, 2020 in Srinagar.
Two Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militants killed while one surrendered before security forces on Friday during an encounter in the Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir.
BJP Yuva Morcha general secretary Fida Hussain was among the three people killed in the attack.
National Conference vice-president Omar Abdullah has slammed the Centre after it's significant move of notifying new Land Laws for Jammu & Kashmir. Opposing the move, Omar Abdullah said, "J&K’s new Land Laws sans democratic bearings; smacks of cheap politics, deceit.
One terrorist was killed in an encounter with security forces while another surrendered before security forces at Noorpura in Awantipura, Pulwama on Monday.
Talking to reporters in Srinagar, the former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister said that she won't raise any other flag (tricolour) until the state flag was allowed to be hoisted.
In her first appearance post release from a 14-month detention, Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and PDP President Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday chaired a meeting with the party leaders.
Zahid Nazir Bhat aka Zahid Tiger, a top commander of terror group Lashkar e Taiba killed along with one more militant in an encounter led by security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama on Saturday.
Two CRPF personnel were killed on Monday as terrorists opened fire in Pampore area of Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district.
An advocate Baber Qadri was shot at by unidentified terrorists in Srinagar's Hawal area. The incident took place just outside his home. Though advocate Qadri was rushed to a hospital but he succumbed to injuries.
Kashmiri Pandits along with BJP leaders in Kashmir observed 'Balidan Divas' on Monday as a tribute to the Kashmiri pandits who were killed during the terrorist attack. The day was observed for the first time in the last 30 years.
At least one army soldier was martyred and 2 others were injured in Pakistan ceasefire violation in Nowgam sector of north Kashmir on Saturday. The intermittent ceasefire violation was occuring from Pakistan side at Hardul sector (Nowgam LOC) Handwara of 17 Brigade.
The Jammu and Kashmir police and Army in a joint operation recovered two dead bodies from river Kishanganga at LOC in Gurez Sector of Bandipora North Kashmir. Ammunition including AK Magzine 04, AK RDS 116, 9 mm RDS 16, Grenade 01, W/set 01, Wrist watch 04 was found on the body of one.
A Kashmiri school teacher Roohi Sultana is among 47 recipients of the National Teachers Awards who received it on the occasion of Teachers Day. The awards was conferred by President Ram Nath Kovind through virtual mode due to the coronavirus pandemic.
An encounter broke out between security forces and militants in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, police said.
The Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) police have been at the forefront in the fight against terrorism in the newly formed union territory but there are modern challenges. Kashmir has been grappling with a lot of fake propaganda on social networking sites following which the Cyber Cell has swung into action. taking as many as 300 profiles under its radar while many have been called for questioning.
The Indian Army busted multiple hideouts along the Line of Control (LoC) in Kashmir and recovered a huge cache of arms and ammunition. The Army officials announced that on August 30, it detected the movement of suspicious persons in Rampur Sector, Baramulla district.
An encounter between terrorists and security forces is underway in the Pantha Chowk area on the outskirts of Srinagar.
At least 4 terrorists have been killed and one has surrendered in an encounter with security forces at Kiloora village in South Kashmir's Shopian district. More to follow.