Army to conclude court martial in Nyoma case soon

The court marshal proceeding in 2012 violent clash between officers and jawans of an artillery regiment in Nyoma sector is expected to conclude soon and the fate of nearly 168 personnel including four top officers will be decided.

Congress to rush high-level team to Kashmir to extend help

Congress will rush a team of senior leaders, including MLAs, to extend help to the people and monitor situation in Kashmir valley where heavy rainfall triggered flood claiming 17 lives so far.

Top priority to open model schools in J&K: Mufti

Top priority would be accorded to opening model schools at pre-nursery and primary levels in all districts of Jammu and Kashmir to improve the quality of education, the state government Tuesday said.

Need to promote Jammu as independent tourism destination: Mufti

Jammu and Kashmir tourism will work in "mission mode" to attract tourists this season especially to Jammu region which has potential equivalent to that of Kashmir but has remained untapped, Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed said today.

Srinagar-Jammu highway partially reopens as weather improves

 The strategic Srinagar-Jammu National Highway was opened for one-way traffic on Tuesday as improved weather and receding water level in major rivers lessened the danger of damage by floods in the state.

J&K flood: Army deploys 20 columns, IAF choppers on standby

With Jammu and Kashmir facing flood again after the devastating calamity last September, Armed forces have launched a rescue operation by deploying 20 columns in the state and kept helicopters on standby.

Centre to send eight more NDRF teams to Kashmir

The Centre would send eight fully equipped NDRF teams to Kashmir to assist the Jammu and Kashmir government in its efforts to safeguard life and property in the wake of the flood situation in the Valley.

J&K rains: 221 families shifted to safer places in Budgam

Jammu and Kashmir government has evacuated 221 families to safer places due to heavy rains causing soil erosion and landslides triggered by heavy rains in Budgam district of the state.

Omar Abdullah urges Centre to start more flights between Jammu-Srinagar

National Conference's working president Omar Abdullah on Sunday asked the Centre to operate additional flights between Jammu and Srinagar to allow people to return home in Kashmir in view of closure of the only road link between the Valley and rest of the country.

CAG raps J&K govt for poor police infrastructure, facilities

The Comptroller and Auditor General of India in its latest report has rapped Jammu and Kashmir government for poor infrastructure and lack of basic facilities for the police force in the state.

Terrorists set up terror camps three kms from Jammu border

Terror camps has been set up by terrorists, three kilometer from Jammu border.

Congress targets AAP, Arvind Kejriwal over infighting

Targeting AAP over its infighting, Congress on Saturday said the "laboratory of AAP experiment is on fire" and accused Arvind Kejriwal of demeaning his party and the political class.

CPI(M) asks AAP to fulfill promises made to people

Terming the ongoing tussle in the Aam Aadmi Party an internal affair of the party, the CPI(M) on Saturday said the rift should not affect the welfare of the people of Delhi who had voted the party to power.

CPI(M) calls for protection of working class in J&K

Claiming that there was violation of labour laws in Jammu and Kashmir, CPI(M) on Wednesday underscored the need for strict implementation of regulations guaranteeing protection of 'unprotected' working class in the state.

BJP MLA Ravinder Raina demands arrest of separatist Asiya Andrabi

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Ravinder Raina on Wednesday welcomed the FIR lodged against separatist Asiya Andrabi and demanded her arrest after she allegedly unfurled a Pakistan flag in Kashmir on March 23.

BSF foils infiltration bids in Samba, Kathua districts of J&K
BSF foils infiltration bids in Samba, Kathua districts of J&K

Border security force (BSF) troops on Wednesday foiled two infiltration bids by separatist guerrillas on the international border in Samba and Kathua districts of the region, police said.

J&K govt prepares Rs 401cr flood management plan for Jhelum

The Jammu and Kashmir government government has prepared a comprehensive plan for flood management works on river Jhelum at an estimated cost of Rs 401 crore.

BJP MLAs shout anti-Pak slogans in J&K Assembly

The Jammu and Kashmir Assembly on Sunday witnessed noisy scenes after members of BJP shouted anti-Pakistan slogans condemning the twin terrorist attacks in Samba and Kathua and demanded a resolution in the House declaring Pakistan a "terrorist state".

Centre soft towards Pakistan, says Congress

Congress on Saturday condemned the terror attacks in Kathua and Samba districts, saying such incidents cannot break the resolve of the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir even as it blamed the Centre of being "soft" towards Pakistan.

J&K attacks militants' attempt to raise their low morale: Parrikar

The two back to back terror attacks in Jammu is an attempt by the militants to boost their morale which has come down due to the Army operations, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Saturday.