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Situation in Kashmir has not gone out of control: Jitendra Singh
Situation in Kashmir has not gone out of control: Jitendra Singh

Singh backed the vow of the J&K police to eliminate the terror group instrumental in killing of six cops in Anantnag district of South Kashmir yesterday.

LeT 'perpetrators' will be tracked down very soon: JK DGP

The perpetrators of the ambush in which six policemen were killed would "face the law" very soon, Jammu and Kashmir DGP S P Vaid said here on Saturday and announced a bounty of Rs 10 lakh for LeT commander Bashir Lashkari who is believed to have orchestrated the attack.

Army jawan cremated with full military honours

Naik Bakhtawar Singh was killed when Pakistan violated the ceasefire by firing on forward posts along the LoC in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir.
 

Ready to quit if militancy links proven: J&K minister Abdul Haq Khan

The allegation against the state law minister was levelled by opposition National Conference MLAs Abdul Majid Bhat and Mohammad Akbar Lone in the state Assembly here.

`Think about the moment you are put in your grave` - Slain Kashmir cop’s Facebook post will send chills down the spine - Read
`Think about the moment you are put in your grave` - Slain Kashmir cop’s Facebook post will send chills down the spine - Read

A group of 10-15 heavily-armed LeT militants ambushed a vehicle carrying six policemen, including Feroz Ahmed Dar, on Friday evening.

Killing of 6 cops by terrorists an act of 'cowardice': Arun Jaitley
Killing of 6 cops by terrorists an act of 'cowardice': Arun Jaitley

Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said on Saturday that the killing of six policemen in a terrorist ambush in Kashmir was an act of "cowardice".

Tearful farewell to JK cop, who spoke of death and peace

Dar and five other policemen were killed yesterday in a gruesome ambush in Achabal in Anantnag district by suspected LeT militants who tried to disfigure their faces before walking away with their weapons.

Misinformation compels youngsters to pick up arms in J&K: Army Chief
Misinformation compels youngsters to pick up arms in J&K: Army Chief

 The joint separatist leadership has called for a complete shutdown in the Kashmir Valley to protest against the killing of two civilians in firing by the security forces.

National Conference, Congress stage protest outside Jammu and Kashmir assembly

Opposition National Conference (NC) and the Congress on Saturday protested outside the state assembly against "innocent killings" in Kashmir.

Terrorists attack SICOP Complex in J&K's Bijbehara, massive firing heard
Terrorists attack SICOP Complex in J&K's Bijbehara, massive firing heard

In yet another incident of terror the Valley, a group of terrorists attacked the forces camp in Jammu and Kashmir's Bijbehara area of Anantnag where CRPF and Army troops are stationed. 

Horrific killing of cops in Anantnag a 'setback': Defence Experts

Expressing concern over the killing of six police personnel in terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag, defence experts on Saturday said the death of the policemen comes as a major setback.

Kashmir encounter: Weapons, dead bodies of terrorists including Lashkar commander Junaid Matto recovered
Kashmir encounter: Weapons, dead bodies of terrorists including Lashkar commander Junaid Matto recovered

An encounter had taken place between security forces and militants a day before in the Arwani village of south Kashmir's Bijbehara area. 

Sec 144 imposed in Srinagar, Kashmir Valley after Separatists' call for complete shutdown
Sec 144 imposed in Srinagar, Kashmir Valley after Separatists' call for complete shutdown

The joint separatist leadership has called for complete shutdown in the Valley on Saturday against the killing of two civilians in firing by security forces.

Congress, NC vow to uphold J&K's special status

The parties held separate meetings of their party legislators here today to discuss the issue.

Terrorists ambush police party in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag, kill 6 cops, disfigure their faces with bullets
Terrorists ambush police party in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag, kill 6 cops, disfigure their faces with bullets

Pakistan-based terror outfit Lashker-e-Toiba (LeT) has claimed responsibility for the attack in Anantnag district.

Jammu and Kashmir CM Mehbooba Mufti expresses anguish over killings in Valley

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba on Friday expressed anguish over the killing of four persons, including two policemen, in separate incidents since yesterday and sought the help of civil society to end bloodshed and making the future of young generation peaceful.

 

Kashmir ex-CMs become semi-separatists out of power: Minister Jitendra Singh
Kashmir ex-CMs become semi-separatists out of power: Minister Jitendra Singh

He pointed out that 14 students from the Valley cleared the civil service examination this year and referred to 11 officers from Kashmir who recently graduated from the IMA.

Six policemen, including SHO, martyred in militant attack in J&K's Anantnag, weapons looted
Six policemen, including SHO, martyred in militant attack in J&K's Anantnag, weapons looted

The police team came under attack while it was deployed for protection of minority Sikhs at Thajiwara Achabal.

LeT commander Junaid Mattoo among two terrorists killed in J&K's Kulgam encounter; search ops underway
LeT commander Junaid Mattoo among two terrorists killed in J&K's Kulgam encounter; search ops underway

The gunfight erupted on Friday morning when terrorists attacked security forces in Arwani village of Kulgam.

Civilian killed in clash between security forces, protesters in south Kashmir
Civilian killed in clash between security forces, protesters in south Kashmir

A youngster was killed and six people were injured in security forces firing at Rangreth area of Srinagar after clashes last evening.
 

Army jawan martyred in J&K's Naushera as Pakistan violates ceasefire again
Army jawan martyred in J&K's Naushera as Pakistan violates ceasefire again

There have been a number of ceasefire violations along the international border and the Line of Control this year.

Gunfight begins in J&K's Kulgam between security forces, militants; 3-4 LeT terrorists trapped inside

A gunfight began on Friday between the security forces and militants in Jammu and Kashmir`s Kulgam district.

Mobile internet services blocked in Jammu and Kashmir

Heavy deployment of police and CRPF personnel has been made in Srinagar and other sensitive places to prevent post-Friday prayer protests called by the separatists.

Hizbul Mujahideen commander Yasin Yatoo releases video, warns of attacks against security forces in J&K
Hizbul Mujahideen commander Yasin Yatoo releases video, warns of attacks against security forces in J&K

Hizbul Mujahideen commander Yasin Yatoo has released a video message and warned of attacks on security forces in Jammu and Kashmir.

Three terrorists holed up inside house in J&K's Kulgam, search operation underway
Three terrorists holed up inside house in J&K's Kulgam, search operation underway

A massive cordon and search operation is currently underway at Arwani village in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district after security forces received intelligence inputs about the presence of suspected terrorists in the area on Friday.

Man killed after security forces open fire on stone-pelting mob in Srinagar
Man killed after security forces open fire on stone-pelting mob in Srinagar

Indian Army Chief General Bipin Singh Rawat last week said youth in Kashmir are being misled to take wrong path.

Two policemen injured in Srinagar militant attack

Police said militants fired at the policemen near the J&K Bank branch in the Hyderpora area on the city outskirts.

CRPF launches ''MADADGAAR'' helpline for Kashmiris

The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) on Thursday inaugurated a toll free helpline called `MADADGAAR` for the Kashmiris, whereby it shall be able to serve the citizens of the Valley located all over the country.

Working hard to make Amarnath yatra safe and convenient: J&K Governor

The Indian Army has deployed total five battalions in the valley in view of the Amarnarth Yatra. 

Policeman killed by terrorists outside his home in south Kashmir's Kulgam
Policeman killed by terrorists outside his home in south Kashmir's Kulgam

A group of terrorists on Thursday open fired at a policeman in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district.