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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.

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Teacher threatens to slaughter a student with an axe, video went viral

India | Jul 03, 2019, 03:30 PM IST

The teacher is from Bright Future Education Institute in Wagat village of Handwara and it can be seen in the video that he is threatening to slaughter a minor student with an axe.   

Additional Transit camps established at Panthachowk

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India | Jul 01, 2019, 11:36 PM IST

Divisional Commissioner Baseer Ahmad Khan said that additional transit camp has been established at Panthachowk with all basic amenities enough to cater to 2000 pilgrims.

Amarnath yatra begins amid multi-tier security grid

Amarnath yatra begins amidst multi-tier security grid

India | Jun 30, 2019, 08:22 PM IST

The 46-day long Amarnath pilgrimage to the cave shrine located at an altitude of 3,880 meters in south Kashmir's Anantnag has begun amid tight security arrangement given the terror threat in the state of Jammu and Kashmir.

Amarnath Yatra: IGP Kashmir and IG CRPF take stock of

Amarnath Yatra: IGP Kashmir and IG CRPF take stock of security preparations

India | Jun 28, 2019, 11:02 PM IST

IGP Kashmir and IG CRPF held a detailed security review meeting with the officers of police, CAPF and other law enforcement agencies for facilitating synergy, better coordination & communication among forces during the Yatra. 

Amit Shah arrives at the residence of martyred SHO Irshad

Amit Shah visits Anantnag terror attack martyr Arshad Khan's house in Srinagar

India | Jun 27, 2019, 02:38 PM IST

Latest News: Union Home Minister Amit Shah is on a two-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir. In addition to meeting family of Anantnag terror attack martyr Arshad Khan, Shah chaired unified headquarters meeting of the security grid in Jammu and Kashmir and reviewed law and order as well as security situation in the state. Jammu & Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik was present at the meeting as well.

Jaish-e-Mohammed commander Sajjad Bhat

Sajjad Bhat, owner of car used in Feb 14 Pulwama attack, killed in gunfight

India | Jun 18, 2019, 12:44 PM IST

The JeM operative, identified as Sajjad Bhat, a resident of Bijbehara in south Kashmir, has been on the run since Puklwama attack and was an active terrorist in the valley.

In this connection case the accused were charged under IPC

Srinagar: Police arrest gang of burglars, stolen property worth lakhs of rupees rupees recovered

Jun 15, 2019, 07:37 PM IST

According to police, the group was technically updated and used to take CCTVs and electronic surveillance equipment alongwith them and dispose it off so as to destroy any sort of video evidence. 

Kheer Bhavani Mata Jayanti

Kashmiri Pandits celebrate Kheer Bhavani festival in Ganderbal

India | Jun 15, 2019, 01:04 PM IST

Fair organized at the time of Mata Kheer Bhavani Jayanti has come to represent Hindu-Muslim unity and has become a place for Kashmiri Pandit families to reunite.