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Srinagar mob strips senior cop naked, stones him to death outside Jamia Masjid
Srinagar mob strips senior cop naked, stones him to death outside Jamia Masjid

The body of Deputy Superintendent of Police Ayub Pandit was recovered on Friday morning from outside the Jamia Masjid in the Nowhatta area of the old city where he was attacked.

Two jawans killed by Pakistani troops in J&K's Poonch sector; Indian Army hits back
Two jawans killed by Pakistani troops in J&K's Poonch sector; Indian Army hits back

Two Indian soldiers were killed by Pakistani troops on Thursday who carried out an attack 600 metres inside the Indian territory in Poonch sector of Jammu and Kashmir,

Militant killed as Army foils infiltration bid in Kashmir

A group of militants tried to sneak in from Pakistan- occupied Kashmir but the bid was foiled by the alert troops, an Army official said.
 

Pakistan provokes again, violates ceasefire in J&K's Poonch sector; heavy firing underway
Pakistan provokes again, violates ceasefire in J&K's Poonch sector; heavy firing underway

The Pakistan troops on Thursday violated the ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir.

After SHO Feroz Ahmed Dar's brutal killing, Mehbooba Mufti govt provides bulletproof vehicles to J&K cops
After SHO Feroz Ahmed Dar's brutal killing, Mehbooba Mufti govt provides bulletproof vehicles to J&K cops

Nearly a week after a Police Inspector and five policemen were killed in an ambush by militants, the Jammu and Kashmir government led by Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has now provided bulletproof vehicles to police officers for patrolling in sensitive areas.

Three LeT terrorists killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama
Three LeT terrorists killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama

The slain terrorists men have been identified as Majid Mir, Shariq Ahmad and Irshad Ahmad.

Gunbattle breaks out between security forces, militants in J&K's Pulwama, 2 LeT terrorists trapped
Gunbattle breaks out between security forces, militants in J&K's Pulwama, 2 LeT terrorists trapped

Security forces launched a cordon-and-search operation in Kakapora area of Pulwama around 6 pm following information about presence of militants there.

J&K Police issues advisory for Amarnath Yatra, pilgrims vehicles advised to cross Jawahar Tunnel before 3.30pm
J&K Police issues advisory for Amarnath Yatra, pilgrims vehicles advised to cross Jawahar Tunnel before 3.30pm

In order to ensure the safe and secure movement of yatri vehicles, the state police has issued a travel advisory for the forthcoming Amarnath Yatra.

J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti calls for preservation of green spaces at urban centres
J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti calls for preservation of green spaces at urban centres

The 74 projects, 71 of which have been tendered out, would be executed in Jammu and Srinagar cities, besides the towns of Anantnag, Leh and Kargil, said the spokesman. 

SPO arrested with 46 pouches of illicit liquor in Samba

The official claimed that they had received reports earlier also about the SPO selling illicit liquor after which he was put under surveillance.
 

Two militants killed in Kashmir's Baramulla
Two militants killed in Kashmir's Baramulla

Two militants were killed on Wednesday in a gunfight with security forces in the Kashmir Valley.

J&K: Terrorists hurl grenades, open fire on CRPF camp in Tral

The security forces have cordoned off the area and are trying to smoke out the militants.
 

No threat to annual Amarnath Yatra: Geelani
No threat to annual Amarnath Yatra: Geelani

Hardline Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani has said that there was no threat to the annual Amarnath Yatra, scheduled to begin later this month, stressing that the pilgrims were "our revered guests", who would be received as per the age-old traditions.

Achabal attack: J&K CM Mehbooba visits family of slain SHO, promises all help
Achabal attack: J&K CM Mehbooba visits family of slain SHO, promises all help

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Monday visited the family of the police officer who was killed near Achabal in south Kashmir along with his five associates.

Guns fall silent along LoC, number of residents fleeing to relief camps rises to 3361
Guns fall silent along LoC, number of residents fleeing to relief camps rises to 3361

There is still tension among border residents in the twin districts over the sudden firing by Pakistani troops.

J&K govt capable of dealing with situation in Kashmir: Kiren Rijiju

"The state government's inputs and strategy are to be given priority. The Centre cannot just make a statement and intervene," he said.
 

J&K cops to donate a day's salary for kin of policemen killed
J&K cops to donate a day's salary for kin of policemen killed

Fourteen police personnel and two special police officers have sacrificed their lives in various militancy- related incidents during the year.

Robbers make off with SBI ATM in Anantnag district
Robbers make off with SBI ATM in Anantnag district

The robbers broke open the ATM at Zirpora in the Bijbehara area of the district last night, said a police official.
 

Centre will provide all support to maintain peace in J&K: Kiren Rijiju
Centre will provide all support to maintain peace in J&K: Kiren Rijiju

Amid the increasing number of unprovoked firing by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir, Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju on Sunday said the state government would be provided all necessary support by the Centre to maintain peace in the Valley.

J&K Government has zero tolerance towards terror, separatism: BJP
J&K Government has zero tolerance towards terror, separatism: BJP

Naresh Agarwal also said people cannot expect peace in the Valley till Mehbooba Mufti is the Chief Minister in Jammu and Kashmir.

Militants target Army convoy in KashmiraMilitants attack Army convoy in south Kashmir's Anantnag, shots fired
Militants target Army convoy in KashmiraMilitants attack Army convoy in south Kashmir's Anantnag, shots fired

A group of militants attacked an Army convoy in south Kashmir's Anantnag district on Sunday.

Pulwama terror attack: Civilian succumbs to injuries

A civilian, who was injured yesterday in the unprovoked firing by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir`s Pulwama district, succumbed to his injuries on Sunday.

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

"No..Not at all..Certainly not", Singh told reporters in reply to a question whether the situation in the Valley has gone out of the control of central and state government.

Slain soldier Bakhtawar Singh cremated with full State honours

Singh, who was attached with 8 Sikh LI regiment, was killed yesterday when Pakistan violated the ceasefire by firing on forward?posts along the LoC in Rajouri district of J&K.

CRPF vehicle attacked in Kashmir
CRPF vehicle attacked in Kashmir

Reports from the area said the motorcycle-borne militants had fired at the CRPF vehicle.

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.