Tawi Andolan demand enquiry into disappearance of records

A delegation of the Tawi Andolan on Monday called on the state Minister for Forest and Environment and demanded a probe into the alleged disappearance of official records of the Shivalika forests in Jammu.

Mughal Road between Jammu and Kashmir closed again

The Mughal Road which connects Jammu region with the Kashmir Valley was closed on Monday hours after it was opened for traffic on Sunday.

Congress will not allow land bill to pass in Parliament: Azad

Congress will not allow the Land Acquisition Bill to pass in Parliament, Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha, Ghulam Nabi Azad said.

VHP, Bajrang Dal protest against waving of Pakistani flags

VHP and Bajrang Dal on Saturday protested against the waving of Pakistani flags during a rally by separatists in South Kashmir and demanded the arrest of Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani.

J&K govt will take action against waving of Pak flags: Jitendra Singh

Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Saturday condemned the waving of Pakistani flags at Hardline Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani's rally and said he was confident that the Mufti Mohammad Sayeed government would rise to the occasion and take steps to ensure such incidents do not recur.

Mufti Mohammad Sayeed assures action against raising Pakistani flag at Geelani's rally
Mufti Mohammad Sayeed assures action against raising Pakistani flag at Geelani's rally

After protests triggered in Jammu and Kashmir over raising of Pakistani flag at separatist leader Syed Geelani's rally, Chief Minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed on Saturday issued a statement that his government will take action against such elements.

Jammu and Kashmir highway reopens for one-way traffic

The Jammu-Srinagar National Highway, which was closed due to landslides, was reopened for one-way traffic on Friday.

Will fight tooth and nail new recruitment policy: NC

The opposition National Conference on Thursday said that it would fight tooth and nail the "clandestine politicisation and commercialisation" of jobs under the "garb" of new recruitment policy proposed by the Jammu and Kashmir government.

Reports of uniformed men create panic in Jammu, searches held

Reports of movement of suspected people in combat uniforms on Wednesday triggered panic in Phalian Mandal area of Jammu.

Police officers warned on hobnobbing with land mafia in Jammu

Under criticism for being hand in glove with the land mafia in Jammu and Kashmir police officers were warned of strict action if any complaints against them for hobnobbing with land grabbers in the state come to the fore.

Make efforts to strengthen anti-infiltration grid: Jammu IGP

In order to foil incursion bids in the region, the police force was today asked to make all efforts to strengthen the anti-infiltration grids in their respective areas.

Five people hurt in clashes at Army recruitment rally in J&K

Five people including a policeman were injured in clashes during an Army recruitment rally in Jammu and Kashmir's Reasi district today.

Jammu-Srinagar highway opens one way for Darbar move

One-way traffic was allowed on the Jammu-Srinagar highway on Monday after the overnight rain and thunderstorm hit portions of the over 300-km road to facilitate Darbar move.

Unidentified people escape with school bus in Jammu and Kashmir

A group of unidentified people on Saturday night escaped with a private school bus near the international border in Jammu and Kashmir, police said.

India must set up anti-terrorism ministry: Experts

A team of security experts on Sunday said there was a need to strengthen the anti-terrorism mechanism in the country and the Union government must set up a separate "anti-terrorism ministry".

Establish welfare board for Kashmiri Pandit community: APMCC

A Kashmiri Pandit organisation on Sunday demanded establishment of a development board to oversee affairs related to the displaced community, on the lines of similar boards constituted for other ethnic communities.

J&K Congress asks BJP to explain stand on AIIMS issue

Jammu and Kashmir Congress unit on Saturday hit out at BJP for "betraying the people of Jammu region" and asked the party to explain their stand on the reported shifting of AIIMS to Kashmir.

Day-long bandh in Jammu over AIIMS, recruitment policy

The day-long bandh in Jammu over the apparent shifting of AIIMS from here to Kashmir Valley as well as the state's new recruitment policy continued today with reports of sporadic clashes between the people and police.

Two junior ministers elevated in Jammu and Kashmir

Two junior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ministers - Abdul Ghani Kohli and Chering Dorjay - took oath as cabinet ministers in the Mufti Mohammad Sayeed-led BJP-PDP government in Jammu on Friday.

In 150-year-old Dogra tradition top J&K offices move to Srinagar for summer
In 150-year-old Dogra tradition top J&K offices move to Srinagar for summer

Keeping alive an over 150-year-old autocratic tradition, top offices of the Jammu and Kashmir government will shut in this winter capital on Friday to begin their six-monthly sojourn in summer capital Srinagar.