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13,700 foreigners, including Rohingyas Muslims from Myanmar, settled in Jammu: J&K government

13,700 foreigners, including Rohingyas Muslims from Myanmar, settled in Jammu: J&K government

Over 13,700 foreigners, including Tibetans and Rohingyas Muslims from Myanmar, are settled in Jammu and Kashmir where the population of foreign nationals has increased by over 6,000 from 2008 to 2016.

BJP bats for creation of three Regional Autonomous Councils in J&K

BJP bats for creation of three Regional Autonomous Councils in J&K

"There is a need for the creation of Regional Autonomous Councils for all the three regions of the state,” BJP spokesperson Virender Gupta said.

Pathankot terror attack was a setback, IAF better prepared now: Air Chief Arup Raha

Pathankot terror attack was a setback, IAF better prepared now: Air Chief Arup Raha

Chief of Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha, on Wednesday said the Pathankot terror attack earlier in January this year was the first setback, adding that they are now better prepared having learnt lessons from the same.

Boxing sensation from Kashmir wants to be like Mary Kom

Boxing sensation from Kashmir wants to be like Mary Kom

Zehra has recently won Silver medal in state Boxing Championship which was held at Jammu. She has now dream to become like Marry Kom.

Tension at LoC: Rajnath Singh dares Pakistan, says 'do not attack from behind'

Tension at LoC: Rajnath Singh dares Pakistan, says 'do not attack from behind'

In the wake of the escalation in terrorist strikes along the Line of Control (LoC), Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday took potshots at Pakistan and dared the Nawaz Sharif government not to indulge in proxy war but have the guts to take India head on.

Vehicle falls into gorge in Jammu's Reasi, eight injured

Eight persons were injured, three of them seriously, when their vehicle skidded of the road and fell into a gorge in the Reasi district today.

'Shahidi Diwas': Rajnath Singh slams Pakistan, says terrorism is weapon of cowards

'Shahidi Diwas': Rajnath Singh slams Pakistan, says terrorism is weapon of cowards

Jammu: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday participated in 'Shahidi Diwas' programme in Kathua.

Temperatures dip in Jammu and Kashmir, dry spell to continue

Temperatures across Jammu and Kashmir dipped on Thursday due to the clear night sky as the weather office forecast a dry spell till Saturday.

Kashmiri rights activist released from jail

Kashmiri rights activist Khurram Parvez, arrested in September for allegedly inciting violence in the Kashmir Valley, was set free on Wednesday following a court order.

Three killed in Jammu slum blaze

Three killed in Jammu slum blaze

Besides Rohingya Muslims, dozens of other families of slum dwellers were also living in the over 150 "Jhuggis" those were completed destroyed in the blaze.

VHP launches membership drive in Jammu

VHP launches membership drive in Jammu

VHP on Tuesday launched its membership drive in Jammu, the winter capital city of Jammu and Kashmir.

BSF jawan, woman injured as Pakistan target Indian villages in Rajouri

BSF jawan, woman injured as Pakistan target Indian villages in Rajouri

The firing in Sunderbani sector is the second ceasefire violation by the Pakistani side in less than six hours today.

Srinagar records season's coldest night

Srinagar on Thursday recorded the coldest night of the season as the temperature dropped to minus 2.7 degrees Celsius while Bannihal town was the coldest in the Jammu region at 2.5 degrees.

Another gunbattle breaks out in J&K's Bandipora, 2-3 terrorists believed to be holed up

Another gunbattle breaks out in J&K's Bandipora, 2-3 terrorists believed to be holed up

A gunbattle broke out between security forces and terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora district on Wednesday.

Nana Patekar hails PM Modi's demonetisation move; meets BSF jawans in Jammu

Nana Patekar hails PM Modi's demonetisation move; meets BSF jawans in Jammu

Bollywood's one of the most intense and talented senior actor Nana Patekar is known for extending his helping hand to various social causes. Be it raising funds for the drought-hit Maharashtra farmers or helping the widows of those farmers who committed suicide—the man has never shied away from making his point and working relentlessly for the cause.

Gurupurab celebrated with religious fervor, gaiety across Jammu

The 548th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Devji, the founder of Sikh religion, was celebrated with religious fervor and gaiety across Jammu region on Monday.

Two women drug peddlers held in Jammu, 11 kg of cannabis recovered

Two women drug peddlers were arrested and over 11 kilogramme of cannabis were recovered from their possession in the Jammu city, police said on Sunday.

Five buses gutted in massive fire in Jammu

Five buses gutted in massive fire in Jammu

 A massive fire erupted at a bus stand in Warehouse area of Jammu city, in which five buses were completely gutted, even as no one died in the incident, police said on Friday.

25,000 abandon homes in Jammu and Kashmir as shelling from Pakistan escalates

25,000 abandon homes in Jammu and Kashmir as shelling from Pakistan escalates

India in a retaliatory action launched surgical strikes across the LoC, destroying seven terror launch pads and killing an unknown number of terrorists.

Uneasy calm prevails along Jammu border

Firing was also not reported from the LoC in Naushera sector of Rajouri district on Wednesday.