Police baton charge protesting PHE employees in Srinagar

Police resorted to a baton charge on Public Health Engineering (PHE) employees who were protesting against the state government over wage-related issues here on Tuesday.

J&K CM Omar Abdullah condemns attack on police party

Condemning the attack on a police party in Pulwama district that left two cops and a civilian dead, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Thursday said the attackers are "cowards" and have no respect for human lives.

J&K police officer arrested for `molesting` teenager

A police officer has been arrested on charges of molesting a 13-year-old girl in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said Wednesday.

Top Hizbul commander arrested in Kashmir

A top commander of Hizbul Mujahideen militant outfit has been arrested by security forces from Bandipora district of Kashmir Valley, police said Monday.

300 police personnel promoted in J&K

Jammu and Kashmir police has promoted around 300 of its personnel to the next rank following a meeting of the Departmental Promotion Committee.

BJP condemns terror strikes, says Pakistan continuing with proxy war

BJP on Thursday condemned the twin militant attacks in Jammu and Kashmir, saying it reflects that Pakistan is continuing with its strategy to strike at will through proxy war of terror.

J&K: Militants involved in Army convoy attack identified

J&K police has identified the three militants believed to be involved in the deadly attack on an Army convoy in Hyderpora area of the city that left eight soldiers dead and over a dozen others injured.

Help dies in suspicious circumstances: J&K Police

A teenage domestic help died under "suspicious circumstances" at his employer s house here, police said.

Amarnath Yatra begins amid tight security

The much-awaited Amarnath Yatra kicked off on Thursday with the first batch of pilgrims departing for the Holy Cave.

Three killed in Kashmir accident

Three people were killed when a taxi with five people plunged into a fast moving stream in Jammu and Kashmir, police said Friday.

12 senior police officials transferred in J&K

In a minor reshuffle in the police department, Jammu and Kashmir government on Thursday ordered transfer of 12 senior officers including nine district superintendents of police.

Two Karnataka dwellers booked for fraud in Jammu

Two residents of Karnataka have been booked for allegedly cheating and duping a man by the Jammu and Kashmir police.

J&K police orders promotion of 487 head constables

Jammu and Kashmir police has ordered promotion of 487 head constables to the rank of Assistant Sub-Inspectors.

Three drown in river in Kargil

Three persons were drowned when their vehicle skidded off the road and fell into a river in Kargil district of frontier Ladakh region, police said here Monday.

Isolated incidents do not reflect overall situation: J&K minister

Claiming that the overall situation in the Valley had improved perceptibly, a Jammu and Kashmir minister today said isolated incidents could not be cited to suggest that the condition was alarming across the state.

J&K police set up `Information booth` on highway

Jammu and Kashmir police have set up an information-cum-announcement booth on Jammu-Srinagar National highway in Ramban district.

MLA Abdul Rashid held for protesting against `Darbar Move`

J&K Police detained independent MLA Sheikh Abdul Rashid for attempting to lay siege of the Civil Secretariat.

Upgradation of police institutions soon im J&K

Jammu and Kashmir Police is sharpening the training skills of its personnel to meet the challenges posed by anti-national elements and greater emphasis is being laid on modern techniques of professional policing.

J&K police trying to adopt modern techniques

sserting that law and order remains its top priority, Jammu and Kashmir Police today said it is strengthening its training infrastructure to adopt modern techniques of mob control and professional policing.

J&K Police to train girl students in self defence

As many as 1,000 girl students from various schools in the Valley will be trained in self defence.