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BREAKING NEWS: Supreme Court issues notice to J&K govt on plea challenging Omar Abdullah’s detention under PSA

BREAKING NEWS: Supreme Court issues notice to J&K govt on plea challenging Omar Abdullah’s detention under PSA

The top court also directed the J&K Administration to file a reply by March 2, 2020.

Feb 14, 2020, 13:54 PM IST
Pakistani troops violate ceasefire along LoC in Poonch, Kerni sectors of J&K

Pakistani troops violate ceasefire along LoC in Poonch, Kerni sectors of J&K

The latest incident of ceasefire violations took place around 12.30 noon, evoking a strong response from the Indian Army. 

Feb 14, 2020, 13:33 PM IST
Umesh Gopinath Jadhav, the man who travelled 61,000 km and collected soil from Pulwama attack martyrs' home

Umesh Gopinath Jadhav, the man who travelled 61,000 km and collected soil from Pulwama attack martyrs' home

The singer travelled over 61,000 kilometres across the country to meet the bereaved families and on Friday (February 14), he presented the urn at a memorial column at the Central Reserve Police Force

Feb 14, 2020, 13:27 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi pays tribute to Pulwama bravehearts, says India will never forget their martyrdom

PM Narendra Modi pays tribute to Pulwama bravehearts, says India will never forget their martyrdom

On February 14 last year, the Pulwama district in Kashmir had witnessed one of the deadliest terrorist attacks in the last decade, claiming the lives of 40 CRPF personnel.

Feb 14, 2020, 10:34 AM IST
Pulwama attack anniversary: What happened on Feb 14, 2019 and how India responded

Pulwama attack anniversary: What happened on Feb 14, 2019 and how India responded

On February 14 last year, the Pulwama district in Kashmir had witnessed one of the deadliest terrorist attacks in the last decade, claiming the lives of 40 CRPF personnel.

Feb 14, 2020, 08:32 AM IST
Jammu and Kashmir panchayat election in March, first big exercise after scrapping of Article 370

Jammu and Kashmir panchayat election in March, first big exercise after scrapping of Article 370

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Electoral Officer Shailendra Kumar on Thursday (February 13) announced that panchayat election in the vacant seats of the Union Territory will be held in eight phases in March

Feb 13, 2020, 14:30 PM IST
Jaish-e-Mohammad creates 'Ghaznavi force' to carry out Pulwama-style terror attacks in India: Intelligence sources

Jaish-e-Mohammad creates 'Ghaznavi force' to carry out Pulwama-style terror attacks in India: Intelligence sources

Pakistan's notorious spy agency - the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) - has chalked out a plan to carry out more deadly terror attacks in India led by Jaish fighters. 

Feb 13, 2020, 12:01 PM IST
Foreign envoys to be briefed by Army on security situation in J&K today

Foreign envoys to be briefed by Army on security situation in J&K today

The foreign envoys will visit Jammu today, where they will hold meetings with Chief Justice of Jammu and Kashmir, Lieutenant Governor of the Union Territory, district administration officials and

Feb 13, 2020, 06:44 AM IST
SC to hear petition of former Jammu and Kashmir CM Omar Abdullah's sister challenging his detention under PSA on February 12

SC to hear petition of former Jammu and Kashmir CM Omar Abdullah's sister challenging his detention under PSA on February 12

In her petition before the SC, Sara Pilot has said that Omar Abdullah's detention under PSA is "manifestly illegal" and there is no question of him being a "threat to the maintenance of public order

Feb 12, 2020, 08:06 AM IST
Maqbool Bhat's death anniversary: Mobile internet snapped in Kashmir

Maqbool Bhat's death anniversary: Mobile internet snapped in Kashmir

Authorities had restored 2G internet services in Kashmir on January 25, more than five months after snapping all communication facilities in the valley following the nullification of Article 370 on

Feb 11, 2020, 16:21 PM IST
Internet services restored in Kashmir after brief blockade due to Afzal death anniversary

Internet services restored in Kashmir after brief blockade due to Afzal death anniversary

Internet services restored in Kashmir on Sunday evening after it was blocked by the authorities as a precautionary measure to prevent any law-and-order scenario on the seventh death anniversary of

Feb 09, 2020, 21:24 PM IST
Internet services snapped in Kashmir again ahead of Afzal Guru's death anniversary

Internet services snapped in Kashmir again ahead of Afzal Guru's death anniversary

The Jammu and Kashmir Police has filed an FIR against the JKLF leaders who have called for a strike on Afzal Guru's death anniversary.

Feb 09, 2020, 13:15 PM IST
Pakistan shells forward areas along LoC in J&K's Poonch, jawan killed

Pakistan shells forward areas along LoC in J&K's Poonch, jawan killed

According to a defence official, the Pakistani Army resorted to unprovoked firing of small arms and mortar shelling on the forward villages and post along the Line of Control in the Poonch district.

Feb 09, 2020, 08:50 AM IST
Mehbooba Mufti was working with separatists: Sources

Mehbooba Mufti was working with separatists: Sources

Around 50 politicians of Kashmir were detained a few days before the abrogation of article 370 on August 5.

Feb 08, 2020, 19:28 PM IST
PSA against ex-J&K CMs unfortunate, says PDP leader Altaf Bukhari

PSA against ex-J&K CMs unfortunate, says PDP leader Altaf Bukhari

Bukhari said putting mainstream leaders and workers behind bars in and outside Jammu and Kashmir does not serve any purpose, rather puts a question mark on the country's democratic set-up.

Feb 08, 2020, 17:53 PM IST
Pakistan violates ceasefire in Poonch district

Pakistan violates ceasefire in Poonch district

This is the second ceasefire violation in the last one week by the Pakistani Army.

Feb 08, 2020, 17:18 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir police bust Hizbul module in Budgam; 3 terror associates arrested

Jammu and Kashmir police bust Hizbul module in Budgam; 3 terror associates arrested

The police have also received arms and ammunition from their possession. 

Feb 08, 2020, 16:40 PM IST
2 more National Conference leaders released from detention in Jammu & Kashmir

2 more National Conference leaders released from detention in Jammu & Kashmir

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah continues to be in detention at his home at Gupkar Road in Srinagar which has been designated as a sub-jail.

Feb 08, 2020, 16:36 PM IST
Restrictions on mobile data services to continue till February 15 in Jammu and Kashmir

Restrictions on mobile data services to continue till February 15 in Jammu and Kashmir

Kabra also said that the IGP Kashmir/Jammu shall ensure immediate compliance of these directions by all the service providers.

Feb 07, 2020, 23:51 PM IST
After 'threat to life' plea, J&K DSP Davinder sent to Kathua jail

After 'threat to life' plea, J&K DSP Davinder sent to Kathua jail

Singh was on Friday sent to the Heeranagar jail while the other four, including Hizbul Mujahideen commander Naveed Babu, have been put up in the Kotbalwal jail in Jammu

Feb 07, 2020, 13:03 PM IST