Clashes in Kashmir; internet blackout across state

Clashes took place between stone pelting mobs and security forces on Friday as authorities enforced an internet blackout across Jammu and Kashmir.

Shutdown affects life in Kashmir Valley
Shutdown affects life in Kashmir Valley

A protest shutdown called on Wednesday by separatists against the killing of three youth affected life in Jammu and Kashmir's summer capital Srinagar and other cities and towns of the Valley.

Bodies recovered in Kashmir were of Hizb militants, says its chief

Hizbul Mujahideen Tuesday confirmed that the three youth, whose bullet-riddled bodies were recovered yesterday, were militants who belonged to the outfit and alleged that they had been killed by police.

Clashes in Kashmir over recovery of bodies

A protest shutdown and clashes continued for the second day on Tuesday in Jammu and Kashmir`s Baramulla district after bullet-riddled bodies of three youth were found there.

Another man's body found in Kashmir's Baramulla

A man's body was found in north Kashmir's Baramulla district on Tuesday, a day after three bullet-riddled bodies of three youth were found at an orchard there.

Bullet-ridden bodies of three youths found in Baramulla

Bodies of three men with bullet wounds and torture marks were on Monday found in a village in Pattan township of Baramulla district in north Kashmir.

Rafiabad encounter ends with one terrorist dead; an Army jawan also martyred
Rafiabad encounter ends with one terrorist dead; an Army jawan also martyred

The encounter underway between militants and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Rafiabad has now ended.

Militants attack police post in Kashmir, kill one cop

Militants on Tuesday attacked a police post guarding a mosque in Sopore, about 52 kms from Srinagar, killing one policeman and a civilian.

Militants make unsuccessful bid to blow up mobile tower in J&K

 After a month-long lull in attacks on telecommunication facilities, suspected militants on Wednesday made an abortive attempt to blow up a mobile tower owned by a private cellular company in Baramulla district of north Kashmir.

Ceasefire violation: BSF jawan killed in Pakistani firing on LoC

On the eve of PM Narendra Modi and his counterpart Nawaz Sharif's meeting in Russia, Pakistani troops on Thursday resorted to unprovoked firing on Indian forward post along the Line of Control​.

Teacher held for trying to molest student in Kashmir

A school teacher was arrested on Wednesday for attempting to molest a Class 6 girl in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district, police said.

'Kashmir rail link project to be completed by 2020'

 The rail-link from Banihal to Katra, connecting Kashmir Valley with the rest of the country, would be completed by 2020, railway officials said here on Saturday.

Five guerrillas, one soldier killed near LoC

At least five guerrillas were killed when they tried to sneak into the Indian side of the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir, an official said on Saturday. A soldier too was killed in the gunbattle.

J&K man claims his picture used in wanted militant's posters

A shopkeeper from north Kashmir's Kupwara district has claimed that the picture of a wanted militant in Sopore, circulated by the police, was actually his and has alleged that the posters have put his life in danger.

Baramulla: When villagers witnessed bear on tree!

Villagers were frightened when they saw a bear climbing on the tree.

Separatist shutdown affects life in Baramulla district

Normal life was affected in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district on Wednesday following a shutdown called by hardline separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani to protest the killing of a party activist in Sopore town.

Tehreek-e-Taliban posters surface in Kashmir

In a worrying development, Taliban posters have surfaced in the Kashmir Valley, reports said.

Militants fire rifle grenades towards security forces camp

Militants on Friday night fired two rifle grenades towards a security forces camp in Sopore town of north Kashmir's Baramulla district, police said.

Mobile services disrupted in Kashmir after attacks on telecom employees

A spate of attacks against telecom employees and those who have rented out space for installation of mobile towers in their fields has thrown the communication system in north Kashmir's Baramulla into disarray.

One shot at by militants in Baramulla

One person, who has mobile transmission towers installed inside his residential compound, was critically injured after suspected militants fired on him in north Kashmir's Baramulla district on Wednesday, police said.