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Temperatures dip in Jammu and Kashmir, dry spell to continue

Temperatures across Jammu and Kashmir dipped on Thursday due to the clear night sky as the weather office forecast a dry spell till Saturday.

Kashmiri rights activist released from jail

Kashmiri rights activist Khurram Parvez, arrested in September for allegedly inciting violence in the Kashmir Valley, was set free on Wednesday following a court order.

Three killed in Jammu slum blaze

Three killed in Jammu slum blaze

Besides Rohingya Muslims, dozens of other families of slum dwellers were also living in the over 150 "Jhuggis" those were completed destroyed in the blaze.

VHP launches membership drive in Jammu

VHP launches membership drive in Jammu

VHP on Tuesday launched its membership drive in Jammu, the winter capital city of Jammu and Kashmir.

BSF jawan, woman injured as Pakistan target Indian villages in Rajouri

BSF jawan, woman injured as Pakistan target Indian villages in Rajouri

The firing in Sunderbani sector is the second ceasefire violation by the Pakistani side in less than six hours today.

Srinagar records season's coldest night

Srinagar on Thursday recorded the coldest night of the season as the temperature dropped to minus 2.7 degrees Celsius while Bannihal town was the coldest in the Jammu region at 2.5 degrees.

Another gunbattle breaks out in J&K's Bandipora, 2-3 terrorists believed to be holed up

Another gunbattle breaks out in J&K's Bandipora, 2-3 terrorists believed to be holed up

A gunbattle broke out between security forces and terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora district on Wednesday.

Nana Patekar hails PM Modi's demonetisation move; meets BSF jawans in Jammu

Nana Patekar hails PM Modi's demonetisation move; meets BSF jawans in Jammu

Bollywood's one of the most intense and talented senior actor Nana Patekar is known for extending his helping hand to various social causes. Be it raising funds for the drought-hit Maharashtra farmers or helping the widows of those farmers who committed suicide—the man has never shied away from making his point and working relentlessly for the cause.

Gurupurab celebrated with religious fervor, gaiety across Jammu

The 548th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Devji, the founder of Sikh religion, was celebrated with religious fervor and gaiety across Jammu region on Monday.

Two women drug peddlers held in Jammu, 11 kg of cannabis recovered

Two women drug peddlers were arrested and over 11 kilogramme of cannabis were recovered from their possession in the Jammu city, police said on Sunday.

Five buses gutted in massive fire in Jammu

Five buses gutted in massive fire in Jammu

 A massive fire erupted at a bus stand in Warehouse area of Jammu city, in which five buses were completely gutted, even as no one died in the incident, police said on Friday.

25,000 abandon homes in Jammu and Kashmir as shelling from Pakistan escalates

25,000 abandon homes in Jammu and Kashmir as shelling from Pakistan escalates

India in a retaliatory action launched surgical strikes across the LoC, destroying seven terror launch pads and killing an unknown number of terrorists.

Uneasy calm prevails along Jammu border

Firing was also not reported from the LoC in Naushera sector of Rajouri district on Wednesday.
 

Soldier killed, another injured as Army foils infiltration bid in J&K's Tangdhar

Soldier killed, another injured as Army foils infiltration bid in J&K's Tangdhar

Ceasefire violations by Pakistan were reported in Tangdhar sector, Medhar and Poonch in Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday.

BSF jawan killed, 6 injured as Pakistan targets BOPs, civilian hamlets in Jammu

BSF jawan killed, 6 injured as Pakistan targets BOPs, civilian hamlets in Jammu

Shelling and firing exchanges took place in Korotana Kurd, Bidipur, Jattan, Abdullian, Chandu Chak, Shamka and Hansu Chak areas.

2-3 Pakistani soldiers killed in Indian retaliatory firing: Army

"From 10 AM, Pakistan Army resorted to unprovoked ceasefire violation along the Line of Control in Noushera sector of Rajouri district by targeting our positions with mortar bombs and small arms fire," an army officer said.

BSF jawan, six-year-old boy killed in Pakistan firing in Jammu and Kashmir

BSF jawan, six-year-old boy killed in Pakistan firing in Jammu and Kashmir

There have been over 40 incidents of ceasefire violations by Pakistani troops since India carried out surgical strikes in PoK after the Uri terror attack.

Vaishno Devi pilgrim from Maharashtra dies of heart attack

A 47-year-old man from Maharashtra, on pilgrimage to the Himalayan cave shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi, died of a heart attack in Katra town of Reasi district on Sunday, a police officer said.

Kashmiris ready to sacrifice their lives, not motherland, says PoK leader on 'Black day'

Kashmiris ready to sacrifice their lives, not motherland, says PoK leader on 'Black day'

Taking strong exception to the atrocities committed by the Pakistan authorities on the people of occupied Kashmir (PoK), United Kashmir People's National Party (UKPNP) leader Sardar Shaukat Ali Kashmiri has said Kashmiris could die but won`t compromise on their motherland.

Pakistani spy arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's Samba; two Pak SIM cards, map seized

Pakistani spy arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's Samba; two Pak SIM cards, map seized

In a major breakthrough, the Jammu and Kashmir police on Friday arrested a Pakistani spy in the Samba district while he was making attempts to escape.