Army orders court martial against Col, Maj in Machchil fake encounter

Over three years after the Machchil fake encounter that fuelled widespread unrest in Kashmir Valley, the Army today ordered court martial against six of its men including a Colonel and a Major for allegedly gunning down three youths and labelling them as militants.

One held for raping Ukrainian tourist in Goa

Accused Tenzin Dorji, a native of Jammu and Kashmir, has been arrested for allegedly raping a 25-year-old Ukrainian tourist at Arambol beach near here, police said on Wednesday.

Pak violates ceasefire again

Violating the ceasefire yet again, Pakistani troops fired at forward Indian posts along the Indo-Pak border in Poonch sector of Jammu and Kashmir.

PC chairs security meeting in Srinagar

Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Tuesday chaired a meeting of the unified command, the main security grid in Jammu and Kashmir.

Militant hideout busted in Reasi

Security forces have busted a militant hideout and recovered some arms and ammunition in Reasi district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Omar govt for equitable development of 3 regions: NC

Ruling National Conference leaders on Tuesday, said the Omar Abdullah government was determined to ensure equitable development of all the three regions of Jammu and Kashmir.