Two brothers killed in road mishap in J&K, locals stage protest

Two brothers were killed and nine other passengers injured when a vehicle in which they were travelling turned turtle in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, triggering violent protests by locals, who set the vehicle on fire.

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.

23 persons evacuated after rains damage houses in Poonch

Four houses were damaged and 23 of their occupants evacuated to safer places after sinking of land due to torrential rains in a forward border hamlet in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir.

18-year-old girl raped by village head in Poonch

An 18-year old girl was allegedly raped by a Sarpanch in border district of Poonch in Jammu and Kashmir.

No arms license issued to any non-state subject in Poonch: J&K

The Jammu and Kashmir government on Tuesday said that no arms license has been issued to any non-state subject in Poonch by the District Magistrate except army and security force personnel.

87 members of divided families cross LoC in Poonch

 As many as 87 members of divided families of Jammu and Kashmir and Pakistan Occupied Kashmir today crossed between the two sides in a weekly bus service via Chakan-Da-Bagh crossing point along the Line of Control in Poonch district of the state.

Three killed by landslides in Jammu and Kashmir

Three people were killed by landslides in Jammu and Kashmir during the 24 hours since Sunday.

Two held with cannabis in J&K

 Two drug peddlers were arrested from Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir today, police said.

J&K: Six smugglers arrested; drugs, fake currency seized

With the arrest of six alleged smugglers, police on Tuesday claimed to have busted an interstate gang involved in smuggling of narcotics and fake currency in the frontier Poonch district.

Army holds recruitment rally in frontier Poonch district

Army on Thursday organised a recruitment rally in the frontier town of Surankote in Poonch district in which a large number of youth from across the state participated.

Army foils infiltration bid along LoC in Poonch

Army on Saturday foiled an infiltration bid along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Govt team visits Chakkan-da-Bagh to identify site for FTBS

A technical team has visited LoC crossing point in Poonch district to identify the site for installation of Full Truck Body Scanners (FTBS) which will help in ensuring smooth flow of trade and transit between the two countries.

1,445 J&K flood victims to get compensation in bank accounts

Jammu and Kashmir flood victims will get compensation directly into their bank accounts after clearance from the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), state government said on Friday.

'NC will emerge as a force to reckon with in J&K'

National Conference on Wednesday asserted that the party will emerge as a force to reckon with in Jammu and Kashmir, claiming that the fractured mandate in the recent assembly elections in the state was manifestation of deceit by some political opportunists.

2.54 lakh private structure damaged in J&K floods

The Jammu and Kashmir government has said that around 2.54 lakh private structures and more than Rs 6500 crore public infrastructures were damaged during the floods last year.

Joint security group takes stock of security in Poonch, Rajouri

 To take stock of the prevailing security situation in the frontier districts of Poonch and Rajouri, a joint security group conference was held at Romeo Force Headquarters on Friday.

Army officials, civilians take up 'Clean India' mission in Kashmir

Poonch: Taking the ambitious 'Clean India' mission forward, army officials and civilians wield brooms along the Line of Control (LoC) in northern Jammu and Kashmir.

Hideout busted in Poonch, suspected militant held

Security forces have busted a hideout in border belt of Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district from where a cache of arms and ammunition was recovered, and a suspected militant held.

J&K floods: Children get back to school after three months

Children get back to school after three month in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Villager injured in landmine blast in Poonch

A villager was injured in a mine blast along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said on Wednesday.