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Jammu and Kashmir avalanche: Three soldiers rescued, two still trapped under snow

Jammu and Kashmir avalanche: Three soldiers rescued, two still trapped under snow

The 40-day long period of harsh winter called the 'Chillai Kalan' that started on December 21 will end on January 30.

Jan 28, 2017, 13:28 PM IST

Pall of gloom descends on martyr's native village in Haryana

A pall of gloom descended on the native village of Army jawan Mandeep, who was killed by terrorists in Macchil sector in Jammu and Kashmir yesterday.

Oct 29, 2016, 15:00 PM IST
Militant, jawan killed in encounter near LoC in Jammu and Kashmir

Militant, jawan killed in encounter near LoC in Jammu and Kashmir

A militant and a jawan were killed in the ongoing encounter with a group of terrorists intercepted by the Army near the LoC when they were trying to infiltrate from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir.

Jun 15, 2016, 09:44 AM IST

Swachh Bharat: Army conducts cleanliness drive in J&K's Macchil

The Army on Tuesday carried out a cleanliness drive around its camps in Macchil sector along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir as part of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Swacch Bharat Abhiyan'.

Jan 13, 2015, 15:54 PM IST

One wrong move by uniformed men can put J&K back on boil: NC

Condemning recent firing incident at Pulwama that left 7 civilians injured, ruling National Conference on Monday said one wrong move by the men in uniform can put Jammu and Kashmir back on the boil.

Dec 31, 2012, 18:44 PM IST

Macchil encounter: SHRC recommends probe into "illegal arms"

In the backdrop of the killing of three youth by Army in a "fake encounter" in Macchil sector last year, J&K SHRC has stressed for a thorough probe into the possession of "unauthorised illegal weapons" lying with the army unit.

Apr 05, 2011, 20:54 PM IST