Militant hideout busted, grenades recovered in Srinagar

Security forces have busted a suspected militant hideout in the Kalaroos area of north Kashmir's Kupwara district, police said Friday.

Vaishnodevi pilgrim dies of heart attack in Katra

A 58-year-old man on a pilgrimage to the cave shrine of Mata Vaishnodevi died of a heart attack in Katra belt of Reasi district here, police said today.

Four grass houses gutted in fire in Jammu

  Four grass houses (kullahs) of Gujjar community were gutted in a fire that broke out in the outskirts of Jammu, police said Thursday.

Man held with 3.5 kgs of cannabis in Jammu

Police have arrested a man with 3.5 kgs of cannabis in Jammu, winter capital city of the state, a police officer said Thursday.

Militants walked from across border: Omar
Militants walked from across border: Omar

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Friday said the militants who carried out a Fidayeen attack on a police station in Rajbagh area of Kathua district came from across the border.

Five killed in Jammu road accident

Five people were killed in the Jammu region on Thursday when their taxi, plying on the Jammu-Srinagar highway, plunged into a deep gorge, police said.

Efforts on to increase mobility of police: Jammu DGP

The Jammu Police on Thursday conducted an exercise aimed at increasing the efficiency and mobility of the force, with the ultimate motive to address public grievances speedily.

Militants gun down village sarpanch in north Kashmir

Srinagar: Militants on Saturday killed a village headman in north Kashmir's Baramulla district, police said.

Elaborate security for final phase of J&K polls: DGP

Jammu: Elaborate security arrangements have been made for smooth conduct of polling in the fifth and final phase of elections in Jammu division on Saturday.

Policeman kills two, shoots self in Jammu

A policeman shot dead two women before turning the gun on himself in Rajouri district of Jammu region Monday, police said.

LPG cylinder explodes in Udhampur, 5 injured

Five people were injured in a fire caused by the blast of LPG cylinder in Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Militants target police station in Srinagar

Unidentified militants targeted a police station here by firing a rifle grenade at it but there was no damage caused in the incident, police said Wednesday.

Jammu man murdered by wife`s paramour, says police

With the arrest of a woman and her paramour, police today said to have cracked the murder case of a government employee.

J&K: 205 head constables promoted

Over 200 head constables were promoted to the rank of Assistant Sub-inspectors in Jammu and Kashmir after a meeting of departmental promotion committee, a police spokesman said Wednesday.

Explosion rocks school building in Kashmir

An explosion occurred Tuesday inside a school building in a Baramulla village where a polling station is being set up for Wednesday`s Lok Sabha election from Jammu and Kashmir.

Narcotic smuggler arrested, 1 kg poppy straw recovered

An alleged narcotic smuggler has been arrested and one kg poppy straw recovered from his possession, police said Wednesday.

Two policeman killed in Kashmir firing

Two policeman were killed in Jammu and Kashmir Monday when militants fired at a vehicle transporting food for police personnel, officials said.

Suspected militant injures policeman in knife attack in J&K

A policeman was critically injured today after a suspected militant attacked him with a knife at Pampore in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.

Prisoner`s body handed over to Pakistan

The body of a Pakistani prisoner who was found hanging in a jail here on February 22 will be handed over Monday to Pakistani officials for being returned to his family.

Two persons killed in house collapse

A woman and her son died when a house collapsed on them due to heavy rains in Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir Wednesday.