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4G mobile internet services restored in these two J&K districts

India | Aug 16, 2020, 10:43 PM IST

High speed 4G ​mobile internet services in Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) have been restored from Sunday night onwards restored on a trial basis in two districts — Ganderbal and Udhampur — one each in Kashmir and Jammu divisions, over a year after the facility was suspended.

Video: Horrific visuals from Srinagar-Jammu highway show car getting crushed by truck; 2 dead

Video: Horrific visuals from Srinagar-Jammu highway show truck crushing car; 2 dead

India | Aug 14, 2020, 08:51 AM IST

A video showing a horrific incident from Jammu and Kashmir's Pampore district has come to light. The video which is a CCTV recording shows an accident that took place on the Srinagar-Jammu highway resulting in the death of 2 people, while 2 others are injured.

Fire breaks out at Sub-district hospital Tangmerg in Baramulla district

Fire breaks out at Sub-district hospital Tangmerg in Baramulla

India | Aug 08, 2020, 10:11 AM IST

A fire broke out at Sub-district hospital Tangmerg in district Baramulla on Saturday. A team of fire tenders have reached to the spot and are dousing the flames. The cause of the fire is not known yet.

Shikara — Pride of Kashmir — faces extinction amid COVID-19 turmoil

Shikara — symbol of love and Kashmir — faces the test of time

India | Aug 05, 2020, 09:41 AM IST

Life as we know it has been brought to a standstill due to the unprecedented new norms put in practice by the coronavirus pandemic that began at the turn of the year, and has since had the whole world dancing to its tune of lockdowns and social distancing pretences. From a migrant labourer who walked a 1,000 km to reach his village at the onset of the lockdown to the political elite of the country who had to take the tough decision for the greater good, every life has been impacted by the pandemic. Kashmir has been no different. 

Amarnath Yatra 2020 concludes after final pooja by Mahant Deependra on Shravan Purnima

Amarnath Yatra 2020 concludes after final pooja by Mahant Deependra on Shravan Purnima

India | Aug 03, 2020, 07:15 PM IST

On the auspicious occasion of Shravan Purnima, the custodian of the holy mace, Mahant Deependra Giri, along with other sadhus, travelled to the holy Amarnath Shrine for final Puja. He was airlifted from Srinagar via a helicopter. Traditional rituals and pujan were performed chanting Vedic Hymn at the holy shrine wherein Lord Shiva recounted ‘Amar-Katha’ to Goddess.

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PUBG Mobile addiction: 13-year-old boy commits suicide over the mobile game

Technology | Jul 20, 2020, 01:24 PM IST

PUBG Mobile has become the cause of another suicide in the country owing to an increase in smartphone gaming addiction

Jammu and Kashmir: LeT terror associate caught in Awantipora

Jammu and Kashmir: LeT terror associate caught in Awantipora

India | Jul 15, 2020, 08:56 PM IST

Security forces on Wednesday arrested an associate of proscribed terrorist outfit Lashkar-E-Tayyeba in Jammu and Kashmir's Awantipora. The man helped terrorists in carrying out activities in Tral, Kakpora, Khreew and Awantipora.

Amarnath Yatra: Maximum of 500 yatris will be allowed per day from Jammu by road

Amarnath Yatra: Maximum of 500 yatris will be allowed per day from Jammu by road

India | Jul 04, 2020, 09:18 PM IST

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Secretary BVR Subramanyam on Saturday said that only 500 yatris will be allowed per day from Jammu in this year's Amarnath Yatra. The chief secreatary further said that SOP for testing of persons entering Jammu and Kashmir will be applicable to the yatris.

Jammu and Kashmir: 5 terrorists gunned down by security forces during encounter in Shopian

J&K: 5 terrorists gunned down by security forces during encounter in Shopian

India | Jun 10, 2020, 04:54 PM IST

The encounter took place in Sugoo Handhama village in Shopian District. Identification of the slain terrorists is being carried out but as per credible sources, they belong to Hizbul Mujahideen and Lashkar-e-Tayyeba. One of the slain terrorists was a district commander of the Hizbul Mujahideen.

Sarpanch shot dead by militants in Anantnag

Jammu and Kashmir: Sarpanch shot dead by militants in Anantnag

India | Jun 08, 2020, 08:07 PM IST

Militants shot dead a Kashmiri Pandit sarpanch near his residence in Lokbowan area of Anantnag, Jammu and Kashmir on Monday at around 6 pm.

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Amarnath Yatra to begin from July 21, COVID-19 test must for all pilgrims

India | Jun 06, 2020, 12:28 PM IST

Amarnath Yatra will begin from July 21, 2020 and continue till August 3. This year, the Amarnath Yatra will only be held for two weeks due to the outbreak of coronavirus, stated officials at the Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board (SASB).

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Massive fire breaks out at CISF building near Kishanganga dam site in Kashmir

India | Jun 02, 2020, 10:24 PM IST

A massive fire erupted at a building of the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) and HCC Quarters near Kishanganga damn site in north Kashmir's Gurez valley on Tuesday. Fire services were pressed into service. The situation is under control, officials said.   

Encounter breaks out in Kulgam district in Jammu and Kashmir

2 terrorists killed in encounter in J&K's Kulgam

India | May 30, 2020, 10:01 AM IST

Two terrorists were killed after an encounter broke out on Saturday between security forces and terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district. The identification of the terrorists is being ascertained.

J&K: Pulwama-like attack averted as security forces defuse IED recovered from car

J&K: Pulwama-like attack averted as security forces defuse IED recovered from car

India | May 28, 2020, 01:12 PM IST

A major terror attack like 2019 Pulwama attack was averted in Jammu and Kashmir's Ayengund area of Rajpora after security forces neutralised an IED (Improvised Explosive Device) recovered from a car on Thursday. The J&K Police and bomb squad of the Army detected a Santro car fitted with explosives and destroyed it.

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Top LeT associate, 3 over-ground workers arrested from Beerwah, J&K

India | May 24, 2020, 03:56 PM IST

In another anti-terror operation, Budgam Police and Army's 53RR in a joint operation arrested a top Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terror associate Wasim Ganie of Beerwah along with three other Over-Ground Workers (OGWs) during cordon and search operations.

2 jawans injured during terrorist attack in Srinagar

Jammu and Kashmir: 2 BSF jawans killed in Srinagar terrorist attack

India | May 20, 2020, 06:41 PM IST

Two jawans of Border Security Force (BSF) were killed after terrorists attacked fired upon them at Pandach, the area outskirts of Srinagar, on Wednesday.

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.

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