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Shutdown called by separatists hits life in Jammu and Kashmir, clashes at some places
Shutdown called by separatists hits life in Jammu and Kashmir, clashes at some places

Life across the Kashmir Valley was affected on Wednesday by the separatist-called protest shutdown.

Pakistan instigating Kashmiri youth to pelt stones at security forces using social media platforms like WhatsApp: Police
Pakistan instigating Kashmiri youth to pelt stones at security forces using social media platforms like WhatsApp: Police

Extra forces were deployed on Wednesday in sensitive areas of Kashmir Valley.

J&K Police issues advisories to its units on weapon snatching
J&K Police issues advisories to its units on weapon snatching

The Jammu and Kashmir Police has issued fresh advisories to its force in this region to prevent incidents of weapon snatching by militants and anti-national elements.

'We're young, unmarried; want to return to mainstream' - Two Islamic State suspects plead guilty before Delhi court
'We're young, unmarried; want to return to mainstream' - Two Islamic State suspects plead guilty before Delhi court

Two suspected members of the dreaded terror outfit Islamic State (IS) on Wednesday moved an application before a court here, pleading guilty to the charges levelled against them.

J&K MLA detained while trying to march toward Mehbooba's residence

Independent MLA Sheikh Abdul Rashid was on Wednesday detained by J&K Police when he and his supporters tried to march towards Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti's residence here to protest the killing of three youths in security forces' action in Budgam district yesterday.

VIDEO: Inside the India's longest road tunnel - Chenani-Nashri project in Jammu and Kashmir
VIDEO: Inside the India's longest road tunnel - Chenani-Nashri project in Jammu and Kashmir

It's an amazing video film showing all the aspects of the India's longest road tunnel i.e. Chenani-Nashri tunnel project.

Budgam violence: Three civilians killed; strike in Kashmir today, examinations postponed
Budgam violence: Three civilians killed; strike in Kashmir today, examinations postponed

In the wake of the killing of three youth in Budgam district of Kashmir on Tuesday, separatists are observing a general strike on Wednesday.

127 infiltration attempts in J&K since 2015: Government

There have been 127 infiltration attempts in Jammu and Kashmir since 2015, the government informed the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday. As many as 101 terrorism incidents have taken place in the state since 2016.

Don't obstruct anti-terror activities, stay away from area of operations — CRPF to Kashmiri locals
Don't obstruct anti-terror activities, stay away from area of operations — CRPF to Kashmiri locals

In the wake of the civilian casualties and injuries during the stone pelting that occurred on the sidelines of the Budgam encounter in Jammu and Kashmir today, the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) has made a fervent appeal to the locals of the Valley to not pose as an obstruction in the path of security forces while they are combating terrorists.

Now a grenade with spicy jelly to tackle protests in J&K
Now a grenade with spicy jelly to tackle protests in J&K

A grenade packed with spicy jelly, which causes irritation in the eyes on exploding, is likely to be included in the weaponry of security forces in Kashmir for quelling violent protests but pellet guns will stay.

J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti asks militants to give up arms, says nothing can be achieved through violence
J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti asks militants to give up arms, says nothing can be achieved through violence

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday asked local militants, who want to return to the mainstream, to give up their arms as nothing can be achieved through violence.

India's longest road tunnel set to open in J&K: 10 facts will make you feel proud
India's longest road tunnel set to open in J&K: 10 facts will make you feel proud

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will dedicate to the nation the India's longest road tunnel on April 2. It is built on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway.

Three killed in clashes between forces and stone-pelters in J&K's Budgam
Three killed in clashes between forces and stone-pelters in J&K's Budgam

The encounter going on between security forces and terrorists in Budgam in Jammu and Kashmir came to an end on Tuesday evening.

If PAVA fails, forces may use pellet guns in Kashmir: Govt
If PAVA fails, forces may use pellet guns in Kashmir: Govt

Pellet guns "may be" used by the security forces in Kashmir valley to disperse the rioters if their alternatives fail, the government said on Tuesday.

Budgam encounter: One militant killed, Army jawan injured; gunfight continues
Budgam encounter: One militant killed, Army jawan injured; gunfight continues

After intense gunfight, a militant was gunned down by security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district on Tuesday.

BIG DEBATE - Muslims are 68% in J&K, why they are still considered minority?
BIG DEBATE - Muslims are 68% in J&K, why they are still considered minority?

The Supreme Court recently asked the Centre and the Jammu and Kashmir government to decide whether Muslims in the state can be treated as the minority.

Huge rush of devotees seen at Vaishno Devi shrine in Jammu for Navratra

On the occasion of first Navratra on Tuesday, a huge rush of devotees is seen at the world famous Vaishno Devi shrine in Jammu.

Encounter between militants, security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district
Encounter between militants, security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district

A fierce encounter is underway between security forces and militants in Chadoora area in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district.

200 companies of paramilitary to be sent to J&K for poll duty

An additional 20,000 paramilitary personnel will be dispatched to Jammu and Kashmir for deployment during the forthcoming bypolls in Srinagar and Anantnag Lok Sabha seats.

Hizbul module tasked to disrupt polls in south Kashmir busted

A Hizbul Mujahideen module aiming to disrupt the forthcoming bypoll to the Jammu and Kashmir`s Anantnag parliamentary constituency was busted with seven militants arrested from Kulgam district on Monday, police said.

Historian slammed for saying 'return of Kashmiri pandits will be like cancer for Valley'

An article in 'Kashmir Narrator' has said that return of Kashmiri pandits to the Valley would be like cancer.  

Consider alternative to pellet guns in Jammu and Kashmir, SC tells Centre; allots two-week time
Consider alternative to pellet guns in Jammu and Kashmir, SC tells Centre; allots two-week time

The Supreme Court on Monday allotted a two-week time to Centre to consider effective alternatives to use of pellet guns and devise ways to quell agitating mobs in Jammu and Kashmir as it concerns life and death.

Misuse of pellets guns in J&K: SC to hear plea filed by KHBA
Misuse of pellets guns in J&K: SC to hear plea filed by KHBA

The Supreme Court will on Monday hear the plea filed by Kashmir High Court Bar Association (KHBA) seeking direction in the use of pellet guns.

Terrorists attack PDP minister Farooq Andrabi's home in J&K's Anantnag, decamp with 4 weapons
Terrorists attack PDP minister Farooq Andrabi's home in J&K's Anantnag, decamp with 4 weapons

Terrorists attacked the ancestral home of a ruling PDP minister late on Sunday night in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir and decamped with four weapons of security guards.

Militants attack J&K Minister Farooq Abdrabi's home, cop injured

Suspected militants on Sunday night attacked the ancestral residence of Jammu and Kashmir Minister Farooq Abdrabi.

Two Hizbul terrorists gunned down, two others held in J&K
Two Hizbul terrorists gunned down, two others held in J&K

Two Hizbul terrorists were gunned down on Sunday while two militants have been apprehended in separate incidents in Jammu and Kashmir.

Undeterred from attack on his PSO, Delhi-based Muslim cleric swears to continue flaying 'Pakistan-sponsored terrorism'
Undeterred from attack on his PSO, Delhi-based Muslim cleric swears to continue flaying 'Pakistan-sponsored terrorism'

Asserting that he will not deter from condemning Pakistan sponsored terrorism, Maulana Syed Athar Dehlavi, a Delhi-based Muslim cleric whose Personal Security Officer (PSO) was attacked by terrorists late last night on Sunday, said that he will not succumb to such incidents.

Jammu and Kashmir: 18 stone-pelters held ahead of Anantnag by-polls

Ahead of the by-polls for Anantnag parliamentary seat, the Jammu and Kashmir police arrested 18 persons on stone pelting charges on Saturday.

J&K: Terrorists barge into Deputy SP's home in Budgam, abducts cop's sons; set policeman's vehicle on fire
J&K: Terrorists barge into Deputy SP's home in Budgam, abducts cop's sons; set policeman's vehicle on fire

Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) (Jail), Abdul Bhat's two sons were abducted by terrorists in Budgam's Chadoora in Jammu and Kashmir. 

Kashmir bypolls: J&K Police arrest 18 persons on stone pelting charges in Anantnag
Kashmir bypolls: J&K Police arrest 18 persons on stone pelting charges in Anantnag

Ahead of bypolls for Anantnag parliamentary seat, the Jammu and Kashmir Police on Sunday arrested at least 18 persons over their alleged involvement in stone pelting protests in the Kashmir valley.