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Pakistan funding for terrorism in Kashmir: NIA continues to grill Separatist leaders for second day
Pakistan funding for terrorism in Kashmir: NIA continues to grill Separatist leaders for second day

Three separatist leaders from Jammu and Kashmir Farooq Ahmed Dar alias Bitta Karate, Javed Baba and Naeem Khan on Tuesday arrived at National Investigation Agency (NIA) Delhi headquarters for the second day of their interrogation in the Pakistan funding matter.

Kashmir problem limited to just 5 districts, rest of the state is in peace, says Venkaiah Naidu
Kashmir problem limited to just 5 districts, rest of the state is in peace, says Venkaiah Naidu

The government has ruled out talks with separatists in Kashmir and insists that the problem of violence is limited to just five districts of south Kashmir while the rest of the state is "in peace".

Srinagar-Jammu highway closed over separatists' protest call

The Srinagar-Jammu National Highway was closed for traffic on Tuesday in view of the separatists' call for a march to Tral to pay tribute to Hizbul Mujahideen commander Sabzar Bhat.

Sabzar Bhat killing: Restrictions continue in parts of Kashmir
Sabzar Bhat killing: Restrictions continue in parts of Kashmir

In Srinagar, restrictions continued in seven police station areas of Khanyar, Nowhatta, Safakadal, M R Gunj, Rainawari, Kralkhud and Maisuma.

Two Pakistani troopers killed in Army's counteroffensive on LoC​
Two Pakistani troopers killed in Army's counteroffensive on LoC​

The Indian Army had actionable information that the militants assisted by Pakistani Army were planning a BAT attack on the Indian troopers in Uri sector.

National Investigation Agency finds evidence of Pakistani funding Kashmiri separatists
National Investigation Agency finds evidence of Pakistani funding Kashmiri separatists

NIA has found strong evidence against Kashmiri separatists Farooq Ahmad Dar, Javed Ahmad Baba and Nayeem Khan, who have been alleged to have received funds from Pakistan-based terrorist groups.

Two moderate intensity tremors hit J&K

Two moderate intensity earthquakes hit Bhaderwah and Doda belts of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday.

 Pakistan funding of J&K separatists: Three Hurriyat leaders appeared before NIA for questioning
Pakistan funding of J&K separatists: Three Hurriyat leaders appeared before NIA for questioning

The questioning comes after the central probe agency, formed in the wake of the 26/11 Mumbai attacks.

Army Chief calls for 'innovation' in fighting 'dirty war' in Kashmir; CPI-M questions Gen Bipin Rawat's 'capacity, capability'
Army Chief calls for 'innovation' in fighting 'dirty war' in Kashmir; CPI-M questions Gen Bipin Rawat's 'capacity, capability'

A day after Indian Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat called for innovation in fighting what he called a 'dirty war' in Jammu and Kashmir, the Communist Party of India (Marxist) on Monday questioned the former's capability to understand the Indian society.

Rahul Jarngal, ONGC engineer from Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua district, scales Mount Everest
Rahul Jarngal, ONGC engineer from Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua district, scales Mount Everest

Rahul Jarngal, an engineer belonging to Jammu and Kashmir's Kathua district, has scaled the Mount Everest.

Pakistan funding of J&K separatists: Two Hurriyat leaders to appear before NIA for questioning
Pakistan funding of J&K separatists: Two Hurriyat leaders to appear before NIA for questioning

Two separatist leaders from Jammu and Kashmir will appear before the National Investigation Agency (NIA) for questioning in connection with their alleged funding by Pakistan-based terror outfits including Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) and Jamaat-Ud-Dawaah (JuD) in its Delhi headquarters on Monday.

Curfew, restrictions continue in Srinagar and parts of Kashmir

Curfew and restrictions continued in Srinagar and other places in the Kashmir Valley on Monday as authorities said "these were necessary to maintain law and order".

JKLF chairman Yasin Malik arrested

A police official said Malik has been shifted to central jail in Srinagar. He was arrested from his residence in Maisuma near Lal Chowk this morning.

Dialogue only after stone-pelting ends in Kashmir: Amit Shah
Dialogue only after stone-pelting ends in Kashmir: Amit Shah

The Agenda of Alliance sealed by the BJP and the PDP before they formed the government in the state talks about holding dialogue with all internal stakeholders.

Despite shutdown call, hundreds of Kashmiri youth appear in army recruitment exam
Despite shutdown call, hundreds of Kashmiri youth appear in army recruitment exam

Despite the valley-wide shutdown on Sunday and Monday against the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Sabzar Ahmad Bhatt, 799 candidates out of 815 appeared for common entrance written examination.

J&K: Large-scale encroachment of water bodies, 718 people booked

The state government has said that 718 people have encroached upon 422 acres of wetlands in Kashmir Valley.

NIA summons Kashmir separatists to appear in Delhi in Pak funding probe
NIA summons Kashmir separatists to appear in Delhi in Pak funding probe

Both of them were questioned for four consecutive days earlier this month as part of the ongoing investigation.

SIT formed to probe killing of teacher in Jammu

Anita Suri was found dead at her residence on May 24. She worked as a senior faculty member at the AMT School in Jammu.

Forest fire in Trikuta hills, Vaishno Devi yatra briefly halted

The fire broke out on the new battery car track and later, spread to the other stretches. The 'yatra' route was closed as a precautionary measure, the police said.

Jammu and Kashmir: Civilian killed in Pakistan firing in Kupwara sector
Jammu and Kashmir: Civilian killed in Pakistan firing in Kupwara sector

Pakistan Army today shot dead a civilian and injured another in Keran sector of Kupwara district near Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir.

800 Kashmiri youths appear for Army exam amid unrest

 Nearly 800 Kashmiri youths on Sunday appeared in the common entrance exam for selection of junior commissioned officers and other ranks in the Army amid unrest in the Valley following the killing of militant Sabzar Bhat.

Intruder killed in Jammu and Kashmir

"The intruder was killed in an ambush. His identity is yet to be ascertained".

Indian Army foils another Pakistan infiltration bid, guns down intruder in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch
Indian Army foils another Pakistan infiltration bid, guns down intruder in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch

The body of one intruder was recovered as the Indian Army foiled another infiltration attempt by Pakistan in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch area on Sunday.

Hizbul terrorist Sabzar Bhat's killing: Curfew imposed in Kashmir Valley amid stirring unrest
Hizbul terrorist Sabzar Bhat's killing: Curfew imposed in Kashmir Valley amid stirring unrest

Curfew has been announced following the killing of Hijbul Mujahideen commander Sabzar Ahmed Bhat in an encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Tral area on Saturday.

Pakistan brands Hizbul terrorist Sabzar Bhat's killing as 'extra-judicial'
Pakistan brands Hizbul terrorist Sabzar Bhat's killing as 'extra-judicial'

Pakistan Foreign Affairs Adviser Sartaj Aziz has condemned the killing of top Hizbul commander Sabzar Ahmad Bhat and other terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir by the Indian forces, and called upon the international community and the United Nations to bring an end to the bloodshed.

Burhan Wani's successor Sabzar Bhat killed in Kashmir, one dead amid protests; Hurriyat calls for shutdown
Burhan Wani's successor Sabzar Bhat killed in Kashmir, one dead amid protests; Hurriyat calls for shutdown

One civilian was killed and 35 injured others, including five policemen, were injured in violent protests as authorities braced for a recurrence of the 2016 unrest that saw nearly 100 dead.

J&K Civil Services Judicial Exam scheduled to be held on Sunday postponed
J&K Civil Services Judicial Exam scheduled to be held on Sunday postponed

The Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission has postponed the written test for Civil Service (Judicial) Competitive Examination, which was scheduled to be held on Sunday.

Hurriyat calls for two-day shutdown in Kashmir

At least 35 people got injured in clashes in different areas of Kashmir Valley with five security personnel also receiving bullet injuries, officials said.

Rejection in love prompted Sabzar Bhat become a Hizbul terrorist –  Complete details inside
Rejection in love prompted Sabzar Bhat become a Hizbul terrorist – Complete details inside

Sabzar joined militancy at the age of 15 when security forces killed Burhan's brother, Khalid, in Tral.

Army kills 10 terrorists, thwarts Pakistan's attempts to push intruders into India
Army kills 10 terrorists, thwarts Pakistan's attempts to push intruders into India

The spike in Pakistani attempts to breach the border comes as the Muslims have begun their holy month of Ramadan across the country.