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Earthquake measuring 4.6 hits Jammu and Kashmir

Earthquake measuring 4.6 hits Jammu and Kashmir

An earthquake measuring 4.6 on Richter scale hit Jammu and Kashmir at 8.22 am on Thursday.

Jan 10, 2019, 10:07 AM IST
BJP demands implementation of 10% quota for general category poor in J&K

BJP demands implementation of 10% quota for general category poor in J&K

Raina said the step will give relief to the crores of families which live below the poverty line and do not have access to good education and other amenities. 

Jan 09, 2019, 20:39 PM IST
Govt offers special concessions to woo employees to work in Kashmir

Govt offers special concessions to woo employees to work in Kashmir

In a moved aimed at wooing the central government employees to work in Kashmir, the Personnel Ministry on Wednesday issued an order 

Jan 09, 2019, 14:21 PM IST
Jammu & Kashmir: Pakistani forces violate ceasefire along the LoC in Poonch sector

Jammu & Kashmir: Pakistani forces violate ceasefire along the LoC in Poonch sector

The Pakistani Army opened fired on forward posts along the LoC in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday.

Jan 09, 2019, 09:32 AM IST
Omar Abdullah says youth taking to arms 'because of shrinking jobs in J&K'

Omar Abdullah says youth taking to arms 'because of shrinking jobs in J&K'

The former chief minister accused the BJP and the PDP "for shrinking the space for youths by throttling avenues of jobs for them, resulting in alienation."

Jan 08, 2019, 20:49 PM IST
Nearly 300 terrorists active in J&K, being helped by locals: Home Ministry

Nearly 300 terrorists active in J&K, being helped by locals: Home Ministry

As per the MHA data, from 2014 till 2018 there have been 1213 incidents involving terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir. 

Jan 08, 2019, 16:59 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir: Militant killed in encounter with security forces in Pulwama

Jammu and Kashmir: Militant killed in encounter with security forces in Pulwama

Terrorists on Tuesday attacked an Army patrol party in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir. 

Jan 08, 2019, 12:04 PM IST
Jammu & Kashmir: Pakistan violates ceasefire along the LoC in Poonch sector

Jammu & Kashmir: Pakistan violates ceasefire along the LoC in Poonch sector

Pakistani troops had also violated ceasefire in Poonch sector on Saturday.

Jan 08, 2019, 08:57 AM IST
Suspicious movement along border near J&K’s Samba, BSF resorts to firing

Suspicious movement along border near J&K’s Samba, BSF resorts to firing

BSF troops resorted to brief firing following suspicious movement along the International Border (IB) in Jammu and Kashmir's Samba district Sunday night, officials said.

Jan 07, 2019, 06:22 AM IST
Heavy snowfall, frozen roads force Kashmiris to remain indoors

Heavy snowfall, frozen roads force Kashmiris to remain indoors

Met Office has forecast an improvement in the weather from Sunday till January 10.

Jan 06, 2019, 12:20 PM IST
CRPF trooper shoots self after firing at two colleagues at a camp in Srinagar

CRPF trooper shoots self after firing at two colleagues at a camp in Srinagar

A Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) trooper shot himself dead after firing at two colleagues in a camp in the outskirts of Srinagar on Saturday. 

Jan 06, 2019, 09:55 AM IST
J&K: 5 of family found dead in Srinagar

J&K: 5 of family found dead in Srinagar

The family, belonging to Kupwara district, was living in rented accommodation.   

Jan 05, 2019, 13:09 PM IST
Heavy snowfall in Kashmir Valley; Jammu-Srinagar National Highway closed, power supply cut

Heavy snowfall in Kashmir Valley; Jammu-Srinagar National Highway closed, power supply cut

The region is expected to receive more snowfall during the next 24 hours till Sunday.

Jan 05, 2019, 11:03 AM IST
J&K: Encounter underway between security forces and terrorists in Tral's Aripal

J&K: Encounter underway between security forces and terrorists in Tral's Aripal

An encounter broke out on Saturday between the security forces and terrorists in Tral's Aripal of Jammu and Kashmir. The area has been cordoned off.

Jan 05, 2019, 11:02 AM IST
Fresh ceasefire violation by Pakistan along LoC in Poonch, Army retaliates strongly

Fresh ceasefire violation by Pakistan along LoC in Poonch, Army retaliates strongly

Pakistan troops violated ceasefire along the LoC in J&K's Poonch.

Jan 05, 2019, 10:13 AM IST
Soldier killed, another injured in avalanche near LoC

Soldier killed, another injured in avalanche near LoC

Police sources said the avalanche hit an Army post around 4 a.m. along the Line of Control (LoC).

Jan 03, 2019, 14:19 PM IST
Pakistan ISI has sent JeM terrorists to attack security forces in J&K: Intel report

Pakistan ISI has sent JeM terrorists to attack security forces in J&K: Intel report

According to intel inputs, the ISI has already sent a close accomplice of JeM chief Masood Azhar, Abdul Rashid Gazi, to India.

Jan 02, 2019, 22:54 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir: Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Poonch district

Jammu and Kashmir: Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Poonch district

Pakistan Army once again violated the ceasefire along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch sector on Wednesday. 

Jan 02, 2019, 18:20 PM IST
Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in J&K's Poonch, India retaliates

Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in J&K's Poonch, India retaliates

On December 21, two Army personnel lost their lives during a ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Keran sector of Kupwara.

Jan 02, 2019, 08:09 AM IST
It's a political compulsion for Mehbooba Mufti to speak for terrorists: J&K Governor Satya Pal Malik

It's a political compulsion for Mehbooba Mufti to speak for terrorists: J&K Governor Satya Pal Malik

This comes a day after Mehbooba Mufti said that the Governor-led administration in Jammu and Kashmir would face “dire consequences” if families of terrorists were harassed by police.

Dec 31, 2018, 19:05 PM IST