Hurriyat leader Mirwaiz Umer Farooq placed under house arrest in Srinagar

Hurriyat leader Mirwaiz Umer Farooq placed under house arrest in Srinagar

The authorities placed Mirwaiz Umer Farooq, chairman of the moderate Hurriyat group, under house arrest on Wednesday to prevent him from attending a separatist` meeting over government plans to set up colony for ex-servicement in the state.

Militants kill civilian in Kashmir

Separatist militants on Wednesday killed a civilian who was abducted late Tuesday night in Jammu and Kashmir`s Kupwara district.

Ban on ABVP: BJP hints at action against Jammu University vice-chancellor

Ban on ABVP: BJP hints at action against Jammu University vice-chancellor

BJP general secretary Ram Madhav on Tuesday condemned the 'obstinate behavior' of Jammu University Vice-Chancellor Professor R.D Sharma to ban the party's youth wing Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad (ABVP) in all educational institutions in the region and said action would be taken accordingly. 

Pakistan's JeM leader, suspected militant killed in shootout in Kashmir

Pakistan's JeM leader, suspected militant killed in shootout in Kashmir

A suspected leader of the Pakistani militant group Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) and another suspected militant have been killed in a shootout with security forces in Indian Kashmir, police said Tuesday.

Hangul, the rare Kashmir deer, may soon go extinct

Hangul, the rare Kashmir deer, may soon go extinct

Once found in the high altitudes of northern India and Pakistan, the animal now only lives in the dense riverine forests of Dachigam, some 22 km from Srinagar.

High alert across LoC after terror attacks in Srinagar, manhunt on for Hizb-ul-Mujahideen militants

High alert across LoC after terror attacks in Srinagar, manhunt on for Hizb-ul-Mujahideen militants

A group of heavily armed terrorists first attacked a police party at Zadibal Police Station and then a CRPF post in Tengpora in Srinagar, killing three policemen.

Internet services suspended in Kupwara in wake of encounter

 Internet services were suspended in Kupwara district of Kashmir today as authorities apprehended misuse of social media in the wake of killing of five militants in an encounter yesterday over which there have been protests by some locals.

Restrictions in Srinagar to prevent separatists rally

Authorities on Saturday imposed restrictions in parts of summer capital Srinagar to prevent a separatist called rally.

NC would safeguard Kashmir's political right and special status: Farooq Abdullah

National Conference (NC) president Farooq Abdullah today claimed there were "clear indications" that a "long-existing lobby" in New Delhi was "reinventing its mission to erode" Jammu and Kashmir?s internal autonomy and asserted that his party would safeguard the State?s political rights and special status.

Darbar Move: J&K govt starts functioning from summer capital Srinagar

Darbar Move: J&K govt starts functioning from summer capital Srinagar

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti was accorded a guard of honour in Srinagar.

Darbar Move: J&K govt to start functioning from Srinagar today

The Jammu and Kashmir government is all set to start functioning from the summer capital here from Monday after shifting from winter capital as part of the pre-independence bi-annual Darbar Move practice.

Darbar Move: J&K govt to start functioning from Srinagar tomorrow

The Jammu and Kashmir government is all set to start functioning from the summer capital here Monday after shifting from winter capital as part of the pre-independence bi-annual Darbar Move practice.

Delhi, Jammu, Shimla see hottest day of season; Telangana toll 178

Delhi, Jammu, Shimla see hottest day of season; Telangana toll 178

The mercury is expected to keep rising in UP over the next few days but people in Delhi and J&K and tourist destinations of Himachal Pradesh can expect some relief from the heat, the weather office said.

Thankful Centre accepted mistake of calling off talks with Pakistan: Omar Abdullah

Thankful Centre accepted mistake of calling off talks with Pakistan: Omar Abdullah

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today said he was "thankful" that the Centre had "accepted its mistake" of calling off talks with Pakistan over invite to Hurriyat by Islamabad last year.

Ancient Hindu temple reopens after 27 years in Srinagar, Kashmiri Pandits jubilant

Ancient Hindu temple reopens after 27 years in Srinagar, Kashmiri Pandits jubilant

A centuries old Baital Bhairo Temple in the highly-sensitive area of Srinagar, which was closed after most pandits were forced to migrate to Jammu and other parts of the country due to militancy in 1990, was reopened on Thursday.

Miltant takes refuge in mosque in Kupwara

At least one militant was today holed up in a mosque in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir as security forces launched an operation there.

NIT students hold protest in Jammu for second day

Non-local students of National Institute of Technology (NIT), Srinagar held a protest in Jammu for the second consecutive day on Tuesday.

Rahul Gandhi meets NIT students, assures Congress will rake up issue with govt

Rahul Gandhi meets NIT students, assures Congress will rake up issue with govt

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday assured students of the National Institute of Technology (NIT) Srinagar that the party will raise their concerns over campus safety with the government.

Hurriyat opposes move to provide accommodation to homeless

 Mirwaiz Umar Farooq-led moderate faction of separatist Hurriyat Conference today accused the Centre of changing the Muslim-majority status of Jammu and Kashmir by setting up accommodations for homeless people from outside the state in various districts under the National Urban Livelihood Mission (NULM).

Three militants killed in Kashmir encounter

 In a major success, security forces today killed three militants in an encounter in Lolab, about 99 kms from here, in Kupwara district and recovered a large quantity of arms and ammunition from them.