Awantipora

Back of armed militancy broken, time ripe for political initiative in Kashmir: Army general

Back of armed militancy broken, time ripe for political initiative in Kashmir: Army general

One of the biggest problems that security forces and the government is facing is the radicalization and alienation of the younger, school going generation.

Sep 27, 2017, 19:47 PM IST

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.

Jun 17, 2017, 14:02 PM IST
Security forces brought Lashkar militant's wife to Pulwama encounter site, but she failed to persuade him to surrender

Security forces brought Lashkar militant's wife to Pulwama encounter site, but she failed to persuade him to surrender

On Thursday, two Lashkar-e-Toiba militants and two civilians were killed during a nine-hour gunbattle.

Mar 10, 2017, 10:26 AM IST

36th day of curfew, shutdown cripple Kashmir

Separatists have issued a fresh protest calendar extended the ongoing shutdown till August 18.

Aug 13, 2016, 09:34 AM IST

Mob protesting Burhan Wani's killing beats up cop's wife, daughter in Kashmir

The wife and daughter of a police officer were on Tuesday beaten up by a mob protesting the killing of Hizbul commander Burhan Wani in Awantipora area of south Kashmir's Pulwama district.

Jul 12, 2016, 19:44 PM IST

Locals hail establishment of AIIMS Hospital in South Kashmir

According to reports, 231 acres of land at Samba in Jammu division and 222 acres at Awantipora in Kashmir division has been identified for the purpose.

Jun 18, 2016, 13:41 PM IST

Three killed, 7 injured as car collides with truck

Three persons were killed and seven others injured when the vehicle they were travelling in collided head-on with a truck on Srinagar-Jammu National Highway on Friday, police sources said.

Nov 01, 2013, 16:44 PM IST

Militant hideout busted in J&K

The security forces today busted a militant hideout in south Kashmir`s Pulwama district, police said.

Dec 20, 2012, 19:05 PM IST