Jammu and Kashmir News

Top Jaish commander Yasir Parray, IED expert among two terrorists killed in Pulwama encounter

Top Jaish commander Yasir Parray, IED expert among two terrorists killed in Pulwama encounter

Sharing more information, Vijay Kumar, Inspector General of Police, Kashmir, said, "Top JeM terrorist commander Yasir Parray, an IED expert and foreign terrorist Furqan were neutralized in the

Dec 01, 2021, 10:39 AM IST
Statehood of Jammu and Kashmir will be restored once selective killings end: BJP

Statehood of Jammu and Kashmir will be restored once selective killings end: BJP

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah have on the floor of the Parliament said that the statehood of J-K will be restored and the BJP also supports the demand, said BJP general

Nov 29, 2021, 20:32 PM IST
J-K assembly elections 2022 likely to be conducted before Amarnath Yatra

J-K assembly elections 2022 likely to be conducted before Amarnath Yatra

Top sources indicate that the delimitation commission has completed its draft report of new and re-alignment of some old assembly seats in J&K. The commission is headed by retired Supreme Court

Nov 27, 2021, 15:54 PM IST
Cold wave continues across Kashmir, Ladakh; night temperature drops below freezing point

Cold wave continues across Kashmir, Ladakh; night temperature drops below freezing point

Drass town in Kargil, the second coldest place in the world, recorded minus 10.8°C, the lowest in the country. 

Nov 26, 2021, 13:41 PM IST
Mehbooba Mufti raises doubts over Rambagh encounter, says firing was one-sided

Mehbooba Mufti raises doubts over Rambagh encounter, says firing was one-sided

However, police have claimed that the three TRF terrorists including most-wanted Mehran Yaseen Shalla was killed in a brief exchange of fire.

Nov 25, 2021, 20:18 PM IST
BREAKING: Three terrorists killed in Srinagar's Rambagh

BREAKING: Three terrorists killed in Srinagar's Rambagh

Kashmir Zone Police said the identities of the slain terrorists are being ascertained.

Nov 24, 2021, 17:38 PM IST
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari to lay foundation stone of 25 National Highway projects in Jammu today

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari to lay foundation stone of 25 National Highway projects in Jammu today

These projects with an investment of Rs 11,721 crores will provide all-weather connectivity between Jammu and Kashmir valley, according to an official statement released by the ministry. 

Nov 24, 2021, 07:31 AM IST
Bohri Kadal terror case: Jammu and Kashmir police arrest three involved in killing of civilian

Bohri Kadal terror case: Jammu and Kashmir police arrest three involved in killing of civilian

The three accused, who hailed from Pulwama district and were The Resistance Front (TRF) operatives, confessed to the crime, the police said.

Nov 23, 2021, 21:53 PM IST
Kashmir Valley reels under sub-zero temperature, difficulties for locals increase

Kashmir Valley reels under sub-zero temperature, difficulties for locals increase

The cold weather conditions bring worries for the locals living in the area. The long electricity cuts, snowfall cutting off the routes etc are a few of them. The coal shortage is also making the use

Nov 22, 2021, 17:47 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir Police bust sleeper cell module, arrest 5 terror associates in Pulwama

Jammu and Kashmir Police bust sleeper cell module, arrest 5 terror associates in Pulwama

The arrests were made during the investigation of cases pertaining to multiple grenade attacks in the Pulwama district.

Nov 20, 2021, 23:57 PM IST
Top Hizbul Mujahideen commander killed in encounter in J&K's Kulgam

Top Hizbul Mujahideen commander killed in encounter in J&K's Kulgam

A J&K police officer identified the slain terrorist as top Hizbul mujahideen terror outfit commander Mudasir Wagay of Malwan village of Kulgam who was active since August 2018. 

Nov 20, 2021, 17:39 PM IST
Bodies of civilians killed in Hyderpora encounter exhumed, to be handed over to kin

Bodies of civilians killed in Hyderpora encounter exhumed, to be handed over to kin

The bodies of Mohammad Altaf Bhat and Mudasir Gul will be handed over to their families, PTI cited a Jammu and Kashmir official as saying. 

Nov 18, 2021, 21:52 PM IST
Three teenagers apprehended ‘on way to cross LoC’ in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara

Three teenagers apprehended ‘on way to cross LoC’ in Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara

The J&K police found these youth have been radicalised and motivated by terrorist Tayab Farooqi operating from Pakistan through social media platforms who constantly fed them with radical Islamic

Nov 18, 2021, 17:24 PM IST
Hyderpora killings: Jammu and Kashmir LG Manoj Sinha orders ‘time-bound’ magisterial inquiry

Hyderpora killings: Jammu and Kashmir LG Manoj Sinha orders ‘time-bound’ magisterial inquiry

Several questions have been raised in the Hyderpora encounter with the families of three out of the four slain persons claiming that they had no terror links. They have been demanding the return of

Nov 18, 2021, 16:58 PM IST
Hyderpora killings: Omar Abdullah stages protest seeking return of bodies to families

Hyderpora killings: Omar Abdullah stages protest seeking return of bodies to families

The Hyderpora killings have raised a political storm in Kashmir with every party registering protest and seeking the handing over of the bodies of two of the four killed in the encounter to their

Nov 18, 2021, 16:19 PM IST
Centre killing civilians in the name of militancy, alleges Mehbooba Mufti, put under house arrest again

Centre killing civilians in the name of militancy, alleges Mehbooba Mufti, put under house arrest again

Mufti claimed that three civilians have been killed in the encounter that took place on Monday. She has also demanded a judicial inquiry into the Hyderpora encounter in Jammu and Kashmir.

Nov 18, 2021, 07:27 AM IST
Terrorism will be wiped out completely in J&K after two years: L-G Manoj Sinha

Terrorism will be wiped out completely in J&K after two years: L-G Manoj Sinha

Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha has said that terrorism will not be seen in Jammu and Kashmir after two years and the government of India is working in this direction.

Nov 18, 2021, 06:25 AM IST
Five terrorists including TRF commander killed in twin encounters in Jammu and Kashmir

Five terrorists including TRF commander killed in twin encounters in Jammu and Kashmir

J&K security forces claim that they have killed five terrorists including a TRF commander in two separate encounters in two villages of south Kashmir's Kulgam district. 

Nov 17, 2021, 21:48 PM IST
Two militants killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam

Two militants killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam

The search operation turned into an encounter in J&K's Gopalpora area after militants fired upon a party of security forces, which retaliated, an official said. In the ensuing encounter, two

Nov 17, 2021, 19:05 PM IST
Hyderpora encounter: This govt kills civilians in name of militancy, alleges PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti

Hyderpora encounter: This govt kills civilians in name of militancy, alleges PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti

PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti said, "I am protesting because this government kills civilians in the name of militancy. Nobody knows if militants are being killed. Three civilians have been killed recently

Nov 17, 2021, 16:16 PM IST