Fake currency with a face value of Rs 14.3 lakh was recovered by the BSF from near the Indo-Pak border in Jammu district of the state.
Ahead of Independence Day and amid increase in ceasefire violations by Pakistan, state authorities have sounded high alert along the Indo-Pak border as well as in the hinterlands of Jammu and Kashmir.
Jammu and Kashmir Police has set up
two units to deal with crimes related to human trafficking in
Unprecedented snowfall on January 7 had plunged the Kashmir Valley into darkness with power lines getting snapped due to the heavy fall.
The Jammu and Kashmir government on Friday launched a special drive for enrolment of young voters who have just completed 18 years of age.
Main Opposition PDP in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday demanded a white paper on the controversy over the release of central funds to madrasas in J&K.
Kashmir Valley continued to shiver under freezing weather as the skiing resort of Gulmarg recorded a minimum of minus 7.4 degrees celsius.
Srinagar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, witnessed the coldest night of the season at minus 3.8 degrees Celsius.
Unidentified militants hurled a grenade at Goriwan market in Bijbehara town.
A junior commissioned officer (JCO) was killed as Army foiled an infiltration bid near the LoC in Keran sector of Kashmir Valley, officials said on Thursday.
One AK rifle and large quantity of ammunition was recovered from the spot.
Militants have made a bid to blow up a government office in south Kashmir Pulwama dist but they failed to cause any major damage.
A mortar bomb was recovered and later defused along Indo-Pak border in Bishan belt of Jammu district.
Nazim Rashid alias Anjum died in police custody in Sopore town of Baramulla district.
Three Army jawans were killed and two others injured in a fierce gunbattle with infiltrating militants near the Line of Control in Kupwara district Saturday night, official sources said.
Amid tight security, the 32nd batch of pilgrims on Sunday left the Jammu base camp for the 13,500-feet high cave shrine of Amarnath for the annual yatra, police said.
Amid tight security, a batch of 793 pilgrims on Saturday left for the Amarnath yatra from here, police said.
Amid tight security, a batch of 1,000 pilgrims on Thursday left for the Amarnath yatra from here, police said.
A Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO), who was injured in a gunbattle with a group of infiltrators near the Line of Control in Kupwara district of Kashmir, succumbed to injuries, police said on Thursday.
Amid tight security, the 24th batch comprising 2,076 pilgrims on Saturday left for the Amarnath yatra from here, police said.
Day in Pics: 2nd September
Showbiz World - September 2, 2014
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