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  • Encounter breaks out between militants and security forces, 1 terrorists dead

    Encounter breaks out between militants and security forces, 1 terrorists dead

    May 11, 2021, 11:42 AM IST

    An encounter broke out between militants and security forces in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday, police said. Security forces launched a cordon and search operation at Vailoo in the Komernag area of the district early Tuesday following information about the presence of militants there, a police official said. An encounter broke out between militants and security forces in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday, police said. Security forces launched a cordon and search operation at Vailoo in the Komernag area of the district early Tuesday following information about the presence of militants there, a police official said.

  • Jammu and Kashmir: 3 terrorists killed in Shopian encounter

    Jammu and Kashmir: 3 terrorists killed in Shopian encounter

    May 06, 2021, 08:38 AM IST

    Encounter breaks in Kinigam village of Shopian in South Kashmir. Joint ops by 44RR & SOG. 3-4 militants are believed to be trapped. One newly recruited Militant namely Tausif Ahmad Surrendered 3 militants killed 1 surrender operation over.

  • Female dentist provides quality dental care in Kashmir

    Female dentist provides quality dental care in Kashmir

    May 02, 2021, 03:59 PM IST

    Jammu and Kashmir is empowering women and one example is that female dentists in the private health sector are providing quality care to patients in the region.

  • Weekend curfew imposed in Jammu and Kashmir covid-19 surge

    Weekend curfew imposed in Jammu and Kashmir covid-19 surge

    Apr 25, 2021, 09:57 AM IST

    Jammu and Kashmir announces 34-hour long curfew from 8 pm Saturday to 6 am Monday ( April 26 ) to curb coronavirus spread.

  • Jammu & Kashmir: Kupwara Hospital gets oxygen generating plant

    Jammu & Kashmir: Kupwara Hospital gets oxygen generating plant

    Apr 25, 2021, 09:40 AM IST

    Jammu & Kashmir: The Kupwara Sub District Hospital have established an oxygen-generating plant to deal with the rising demand of oxygen for COVID-19 patients.

  • Changes observed at border since ceasefire agreement: J&K DGP

    Changes observed at border since ceasefire agreement: J&K DGP

    Apr 24, 2021, 09:44 PM IST

    Jammu and Kashmir DGP Dilbag Singh informed that a change has been observed at the border ever since there has been talk about ceasefire. "But our people are on alert," he added.

  • Construction of water filtration plant underway in JandK

    Construction of water filtration plant underway in JandK's Nowgam

    Apr 21, 2021, 07:51 PM IST

    The construction of a water filtration plant at Nowgam village of Shangus Block of Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district is currently underway.

  • Ramzan 2021: Dates in high demand in Kashmir

    Ramzan 2021: Dates in high demand in Kashmir

    Apr 20, 2021, 05:45 PM IST

    People in Kashmir valley are purchasing dates in large quantities as the holy month of Ramzan began last week. Dates are mostly consumed during Iftar (breaking time of fast).

  • Jammu and Kashmir resident returns to India after 14 years of imprisonment in Pakistan

    Jammu and Kashmir resident returns to India after 14 years of imprisonment in Pakistan

    Apr 20, 2021, 08:54 AM IST

    A person returned to India via Attari-Wagah border in Amritsar on April 19 after being released from Pakistan's Kot Lakhpat Jail in Lahore.

  • Despite limited resources, Jammu and Kashmir girl cracks bank exam

    Despite limited resources, Jammu and Kashmir girl cracks bank exam

    Apr 18, 2021, 06:34 AM IST

    There is a famous saying, "Where there is a will, there is a way." This has been proved to be true by Pallavi Sharma from Jib Village of Udhampur district in Jammu and Kashmir. Despite belonging to a lower middle class family with limited resources, Pallavi has cracked the JandK Bank PO (probationary officers) exam. While narrating her story, Pallavi told ANI that if not for Pradhan Mantri Scholarship Programme, she wouldn't have been able to complete her B Tech. She credited her parents for her success and also appealed to youth to not let hardships demotivate them.

  • Handicrafts exhibition at tulip festival attracts tourists in Srinagar

    Handicrafts exhibition at tulip festival attracts tourists in Srinagar

    Apr 17, 2021, 10:05 PM IST

    The Jammu and Kashmir Handicrafts Department organised handicrafts and handloom exhibition in Srinagar. The exhibition is being organised to provide marketing support to artisans and weavers of the Valley. Various products were displayed during the exhibition.

  • Competition organised in Srinagar to promote young calligraphers

    Competition organised in Srinagar to promote young calligraphers

    Apr 16, 2021, 06:17 PM IST

    A calligraphy competition themed 'Your Hand Drawn Charm'was organized in Srinagar.

  • Awareness program on drug abuse organised in Srinagar

    Awareness program on drug abuse organised in Srinagar

    Apr 13, 2021, 09:47 PM IST

    To raise awareness on drug abuse in the Valley, a special program was held in Srinagar on April 12 themed 'Quit Drugs, Lest it quite you'.

  • Mega conference held to tap Jammu and Kashmir

    Mega conference held to tap Jammu and Kashmir's tourism potential

    Apr 13, 2021, 06:31 AM IST

    To improve tourism flow in Jammu and Kashmir, a 3-day long conference was organised at SKICC Srinagar. Experts were invited to meet, discuss and provide suggestions to revive tourism in Kashmir valley. Mega event 'Tapping the Tourism Potential of Kashmir: Another Day in Paradise' was held from April 11-13. The tourism ministry is pushing to promote the valley as a destination for leisure, wedding, films, and adventure. Tourism is one of the largest contributors to the economy of Kashmir valley.

  • 3 Al-Badre terrorists eliminated in Shopian encounter

    3 Al-Badre terrorists eliminated in Shopian encounter

    Apr 11, 2021, 10:34 AM IST

    Three terrorists affiliated with terror outfit Al-Badre were killed by the security forces in an encounter in the Hadipora area of Shopian district in Jammu and Kashmir on April 11.

  • Jammu & Kashmir: 3 terrorists killed in Shopian encounter

    Jammu & Kashmir: 3 terrorists killed in Shopian encounter

    Apr 11, 2021, 07:57 AM IST

    Three terrorists were killed during an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir early on Sunday. According to the details, the encounter was reported from Shopian, where one soldier was also injured. Commenting on the gunfight, Kashmir Zone Police said the cops and security forces made sincere efforts for the surrender of newly recruited terrorist. However, the other terrorists did not allow him to surrender.

  • VP Naidu advises other countries to not give

    VP Naidu advises other countries to not give 'unasked' advice on J and K matter

    Apr 10, 2021, 02:38 PM IST

    Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu attended convocation ceremony of Indian Institute of Management Jammu. He said, "Jammu and Kashmir is an integral part of India. We are capable of solving our problems and no country for that matter has any business to interfere or make comments on internal affairs of another country.

  • 5 terrorists killed in encounter with security forces in J&K

    5 terrorists killed in encounter with security forces in J&K's Tral, Shopian

    Apr 09, 2021, 04:13 PM IST

    In Tral, encounter between the terrorists and security forces started after a joint team of the police and the Army cordoned off the area and launched a search operation on the basis of specific information about the presence of terrorists. As the security forces zeroed in on the spot where terrorists were hiding they came under a heavy volume of fire that triggered the encounter.

  • 5 terrorists killed in two encounters in Jammu and Kashmir

    5 terrorists killed in two encounters in Jammu and Kashmir

    Apr 09, 2021, 10:15 AM IST

    Security forces have killed five terrorists in two encounters in Jammu and Kashmir's Tral and Shopian, news agency ANI reported on Friday morning.

  • Financial schemes awareness camp for handloom weavers held in Srinagar

    Financial schemes awareness camp for handloom weavers held in Srinagar

    Apr 08, 2021, 10:35 PM IST

    To promote the handicraft and handloom weavers in the Valley, awareness camp was organized in Srinagar. Organized by the Industrial Co-operative Society (INDUSCOS) wing of the Department of Handicrafts and Handloom, Kashmir, the camp aimed to raise awareness of the various financial schemes provided by the government.

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