Kishtwar

Shutdown in Kashmir to protect Article 35A

Shutdown in Kashmir to protect Article 35A

The University of Kashmir and the board of school secondary education also postponed all exams scheduled for Saturday.

Aug 12, 2017, 20:08 PM IST
13 killed in cloudbursts, flash floods, landslide in J&K

13 killed in cloudbursts, flash floods, landslide in J&K

While 11 people have been rescued from the debris, many others are feared trapped and the toll is likely to rise, police said.

Jul 20, 2017, 23:59 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir: Blast at mini bus stand in Kishtwar, one injured

Jammu and Kashmir: Blast at mini bus stand in Kishtwar, one injured

A low-intensity blast took place in a car in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday, leaving one person injured.

May 16, 2017, 10:59 AM IST

Two killed in Jammu and Kashmir landslide

The landslide hit the vehicle at Drabshalla village here.

Apr 22, 2017, 10:15 AM IST
Militant hideout busted in J&K's Kishtwar district

Militant hideout busted in J&K's Kishtwar district

Security forces on Monday busted a militant hideout in a natural cave in Kishtwar district in Jammu and Kashmir and seized arms and ammunition.

Jan 24, 2017, 10:55 AM IST

Militant hideout busted in Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar district

Security forces on Monday busted a militant hideout in a natural cave in Kishtwar district in Jammu and Kashmir and seized arms and ammunition.

Jan 24, 2017, 00:23 AM IST
Fire destroys almost entire village in Kishtwar

Fire destroys almost entire village in Kishtwar

"Out of 84 houses, 80 in the Sukhnoi village in the Warwan block of the Kisthwar district were gutted in a fire," DC Kishtwar, Ghulam Nabi Balwan said.

Oct 16, 2016, 19:40 PM IST
Curfew relaxed for six hours in J&K's Kishtwar district

Curfew relaxed for six hours in J&K's Kishtwar district

Authorities today gave a six-hour relaxation in curfew that was imposed on Sunday in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir following a stone pelting incident triggered by arrest of three separatists.

Sep 27, 2016, 21:04 PM IST
Curfew continues for 3rd day in Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar

Curfew continues for 3rd day in Jammu and Kashmir's Kishtwar

 The curfew imposed in Kishtwar district following a stone pelting incident triggered by arrest of three separatists remained in force for the third day today.

Sep 27, 2016, 14:07 PM IST

5 booked for 'provocation' in Kishtwar

Five persons have been booked for their alleged involvement in anti-India activities and indulging in "provocation" to disturb peace in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Jul 21, 2016, 15:44 PM IST

BJP-PDP govt reaping dividends of divisive politics: Omar Abdullah

Alleging that seeds of divisive politics were being sown into the socio-political fabric of the state, NC leader Omar Abdullah on Saturday hit out at Chief Minister Mufti Mohmmad Sayeed, and claimed the fruits of hard-earned peace are being "wasted" by him.

Nov 28, 2015, 19:39 PM IST

No influence of IS ideology in J&K, says J&K top cop

The officer said that the rate of infiltration from Pakistan has decreased remarkably and there was also a decline in militancy related activities in the state.

Nov 16, 2015, 23:17 PM IST

Slain LeT commander's brothers detained in J&K

Two brothers of a slain LeT commander were on Wednesday detained by police when they were roaming around the venue of Independence Day celebrations here under suspicious circumstances.

Aug 12, 2015, 20:57 PM IST

Militant hideout busted in Kishtwar, huge quantity of arms, amunition recovered

Security forces on Sunday busted a militant hideout in Sinthan area of Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir and recovered huge quantity of arms and ammunition.

Jul 26, 2015, 22:03 PM IST

Seven booked under sedition in Kishtwar in J&K

 Seven persons were on Saturday arrested on sedition charges for allegedly raising pro-Pakistan, pro- freedom slogans in Kishtwar area of Jammu and Kashmir, a senior police officer said.

Jul 18, 2015, 20:34 PM IST

Security forces bust guerrilla hideout in Jammu; large cache of arms, ammunition recovered

Security forces on Wednesday busted a guerrilla hideout in Jammu region's hilly Kishtwar district, and a large cache of arms and ammunition was recovered, an official said.

Jul 01, 2015, 14:42 PM IST

J&K govt strengthens health care in Kishtwar, brings in 11 docs

The Jammu and Kashmir government has posted 11 medical specialists to Kishtwar in a bid to strengthen the health sector in the mountainous district of the state.

Apr 23, 2015, 15:19 PM IST

Militancy has decreased in Jammu in past four years: Officials

There has been decrease in the militancy in Jammu region where 64 militancy-related incidents were reported during last four years, according to state Home department.

Apr 11, 2015, 15:35 PM IST

86 people rescued from flash floods, landslides in J&K

 Army and police on Friday rescued 86 people from flash floods and landslides in Kathua and Kishtwar districts of Jammu and Kashmir.

Apr 03, 2015, 22:19 PM IST

Soon after re-opening Jammu-Kishtwar NH shuts, 3,000 stranded

More than 3,000 people were stranded after the Jammu-Kishtwar National Highway was closed following a massive landslide at Karara, 25 km from here.

Mar 21, 2015, 13:33 PM IST