• JK, Pulwama, terror attack, IED explosion, Santro car, Army

    Pulwama-like terror attack averted in J&K, 400 jawans were on target

    India | May 28, 2020, 03:16 PM IST

    Security forces including intelligence, army, police averted a major Pulwama-like terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Ayengund area of Rajpora, Pulwama after forces neutralised an IED (Improvised Explosive Device) recovered from a car. According to sources, the terrorists were planning to target a convoy of 20-25 vehicles that was to carry close to 400 soldiers, commanders and army officers.

  • JK, Kashmir, Budgam, LeT terror module

    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.

  • covid19, coronavirus, lockdown, quarantine, jammu

    Coronavirus test, 14-day quarantine for people travelling to J&K by trains, flights

    India | May 23, 2020, 10:23 AM IST

    All passengers coming to Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) by train or airlines will be kept in institutional quarantine for 14 days and will be tested for coronavirus using RTPCR test. If tested negative they will be sent home otherwise to a hospital. This is the UT protocol under the Disaster Management Act, the J&K government informed.

  • 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

  • Kashmir, mobile internet, 2G data service

    Mobile internet service restored in Kashmir

    India | May 12, 2020, 07:23 AM IST

    Mobile data services have been restored in the Kashmir valley, except in Pulwama and Shopian districts, after Jammu and Kashmir government passed an order on May 11. The internet speed, however, will remain restricted to 2G only across the Union Territory.

  • Kashmir, Jammu, coronavirus

    Colleges, other institutes reopen in J&K with 30 percent staff but no classes

    India | May 07, 2020, 07:59 AM IST

    Universities, colleges and professional courses' institutes in Jammu and Kashmir reopened for administrative works with 30 percent staff, a day after the Higher Education Department allowed them to reopen, but not run any classes till May 30.

  • Jammu, Kashmir, JeM, RS Pura

    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.

  • Jammu kashmir civil servant jobs

    Centre reserves civil servant jobs in Jammu and Kashmir for residents

    Apr 04, 2020, 09:05 AM IST

    In a historic decision by changing Jammu and Kashmir domicile rules, the Centre on Friday issued an order declaring that all civil servant jobs in the newly created Union Territory will be reserved for its residents.

  • Jammu-Srinagar NH partially restored to allow trucks carrying essential supplies to reach Kashmir

    Jammu-Srinagar NH partially restored to allow trucks carrying essential supplies to reach Kashmir

    India | Apr 02, 2020, 04:57 PM IST

    The Jammu-Srinagar national highway was partially restored on Thursday after being closed for a week to facilitate passage of trucks carrying essential supplies to Kashmir valley, officials said

  • jammu kashmir covid 19

    All offices in J&K shut down till March 25 amid COVID-19 outbreak

    India | Mar 22, 2020, 01:05 PM IST

    Government offices in Jammu and Kashmir will remain closed till March 25 after J&K administration declared holiday on March 24 (Tuesday) amid coronavirus outbreak. March 23 and 25 were already holidays. However, essential services will continue undisturbed, informed Rohit Kansal, Principal Secretary, Planning, Jammu & Kashmir.

  • Farooq Abdullah, Omar Abdullah, sub jail, Srinagar

    Day after release, Farooq Abdullah meets son Omar in sub-jail in Srinagar | Photos

    India | Mar 14, 2020, 04:11 PM IST

    A day after being getting released from 7-month house detention under Public Safety Act (PSA), National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah on Saturday met his son Omar Abdullah in sub-jail in Srinagar, officials informed on Saturday.

  • Apni Party, Syed Altaf Bukhari, Kashmir, Jammu Kashmir, Srinagar, PDP

    Ex-PDP minister Syed Altaf Bukhari launches Apni Party in Srinagar

    Politics | Mar 08, 2020, 02:34 PM IST

    Former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) minister Altaf Bukhari on Sunday launched his own political party 'Apni Party' in Jammu and Kashmir. Bukhari is was first mainstream politician in Kashmir who said publicly that Kashmiris cannot perpetually mourn the abrogation of Article 370. He said time has come to strive for achievable political objectives.

  • J&K, social media, broadband, internet, Kashmir

    What is mac-binding, a requirement for accessing internet in J&K

    Mar 06, 2020, 07:19 AM IST

    Months after ban on social media was imposed in Jammu and Kashmir following the revocation of Article 370, the administration on March 4 restored the use of social media in the valley. However, the internet can be accessed in J&K through Mac binding process. Here's a brief explanation of what is Mac binding.

  • 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.

  • Internet services restored in Jammu and Kashmir

    Ban on social media sites in Jammu & Kashmir revoked, 2G Internet services back

    India | Mar 04, 2020, 06:52 PM IST

    Internet services were restored after a directive from Home Department of Jammu and Kashmir. Home Department took the decision after consultation with various agencies.

  • Jammu, Kashmir, tral, encounter

    3 terrorists killed in encounter in J&K's Tral

    India | Feb 19, 2020, 07:48 AM IST

    At least three terrorists have been killed in an encounter with police in Jammu and Kashmir's Tral. The terrorists have been identified as Jangeer Rafiq Wani, Raja Umar Maqbool Bhat and Uzair Amin Bhat. All three belong to the terror outfit 'Ansar Ghazwa ul Hind'.

  • 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.

  • Ease of doing business: 149 of 187 reforms proposed by Centre implemented in JK

    Ease of doing business: 149 of 187 reforms proposed by Centre implemented in JK

    Business | Jan 28, 2020, 11:52 PM IST

    Out of 187 reforms proposed by the Centre under the ease of doing business programme, 149 have been implemented so far in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, an official spokesman said. It was conveyed at a meeting convened by Manoj Kumar Dwivedi, commissioner secretary, industries and commerce, Jammu & Kashmir.

  • No peace with India without Kashmir resolution: Shah Mahmood Qureshi

    No peace with India without Kashmir resolution: Shah Mahmood Qureshi

    India | Jan 17, 2020, 11:54 AM IST

    Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has made it clear that there will be no resolution with India unless the Kashmir issue is resolved. Addressing the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) think-tank here on Thursday, Qureshi reiterated Pakistan's demand that US President Donald Trump should mediate to resolve the Kashmir issue.

  • Srinagar: Men walk on a road along a snow-covered village

    In Pictures: Kullu, Manali covered in snow as heavy snowfall lashes Srinagar, Himachal

    India | Jan 16, 2020, 08:53 AM IST

    Heavy rainfall is likely to occur at isolated places in Tehri, Pauri, Nainital and Udham Singh Nagar districts even as hail may occur at some places especially in Dehradun, Haridwar, Pauri, Tehri, Nainital and Udham Singh Nagar districts, the Met department has said. 

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