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13 Amarnath pilgrims injured in bus accident in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag

13 Amarnath pilgrims injured in bus accident in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag

As many as 13 Amarnath pilgrims were injured in a road mishap at Hernag area of south Kashmir`s Anantnag district on Saturday.

Jul 06, 2019, 23:32 PM IST
Terrorists planning attack on security forces in J&K's Pulwama on Burhan Wani's death anniversary: Intelligence

Terrorists planning attack on security forces in J&K's Pulwama on Burhan Wani's death anniversary: Intelligence

Wani was killed by security forces in Kokernag area of Anantnag district on July 8, 2016, during a raid on a terrorist hideout.

Jul 06, 2019, 12:15 PM IST
Pakistan violates ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district, injures 2 Army personnel

Pakistan violates ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district, injures 2 Army personnel

The firing took place along the Line of Control (LoC) at Khori Baba area of Nowshera sector in the district at around 9 pm on Friday.

Jul 06, 2019, 07:29 AM IST
One terrorist killed in encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian

One terrorist killed in encounter with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian

The mobile internet has been suspended in Shopian and Pulwama districts as a precautionary measure.

Jul 05, 2019, 08:29 AM IST
Security forces launch cordon and search operation in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama

Security forces launch cordon and search operation in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama

The forces started the operation in Beighpora village of Awantipora area of the district.

Jul 04, 2019, 12:55 PM IST
Separatists in J&K battling shortfall in terror-funding from Pakistan

Separatists in J&K battling shortfall in terror-funding from Pakistan

It has been learnt that following a crackdown by NIA on funds coming in from Pakistan, separatists have been forced to ask for money in the name of charity.

Jul 02, 2019, 09:49 AM IST
Nearly 6,000 pilgrims from Jammu head for Amarnath

Nearly 6,000 pilgrims from Jammu head for Amarnath

A total of 2,239 yatris left the Bhagwati Nagar Yatri Niwas in a secured convoy at 3.05 am for the Baltal base camp, while another 3,670 headed for the Pahalgam camp in another escorted convoy at 4.

Jul 02, 2019, 09:20 AM IST
President's Rule in Jammu and Kashmir extended for another six months as Amit Shah warns separatists

President's Rule in Jammu and Kashmir extended for another six months as Amit Shah warns separatists

Home Minister Amit Shah said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre is committed to bring the promise of "Insaniyat, Jamhooriyat and Kashmiriyat" to Jammu and Kashmir.

Jul 01, 2019, 20:36 PM IST
At least 34 killed after minibus falls into gorge near J&K's Kishtwar

At least 34 killed after minibus falls into gorge near J&K's Kishtwar

Locals and members of the local administration reached the spot after the accident and helped with the rescue operations.

Jul 01, 2019, 09:28 AM IST
First batch of Amarnath Yatra pilgrims set off amid tight security cover

First batch of Amarnath Yatra pilgrims set off amid tight security cover

There was a palpable buzz at the Baltal base camp from where the first batch of pilgrims set off for the holy shrine. 

Jul 01, 2019, 07:18 AM IST
One terrorist killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam

One terrorist killed in encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam

 The encounter started in the early hours of Sunday after the security forces received tip-off about the presence of terrorists in the area.

Jun 30, 2019, 16:42 PM IST
Amarnath Yatra: 60,000 security personnel, CCTVs to ensure safety of pilgrims

Amarnath Yatra: 60,000 security personnel, CCTVs to ensure safety of pilgrims

Security arrangements along the routes to the Amarnath shrine have been tightened with CRPF, J&K Police, Indian Army and BSF on vigil.

Jun 30, 2019, 09:02 AM IST
First batch of Amarnath Yatra flagged off from Jammu base camp

First batch of Amarnath Yatra flagged off from Jammu base camp

K K Sharma, advisor to the Governor in Jammu and Kashmir, says he hopes locals would continue to extend cooperation just as they have in past years.

Jun 30, 2019, 07:57 AM IST
Encounter breaks out in J&K's Budgam, security forces and terrorists exchange gun fire

Encounter breaks out in J&K's Budgam, security forces and terrorists exchange gun fire

One terrorist has been killed while the hunt is on for the others.

Jun 30, 2019, 06:51 AM IST
First batch of pilgrims to leave for Amarnath amid multi-layer security on Sunday

First batch of pilgrims to leave for Amarnath amid multi-layer security on Sunday

The Amarnath Yatra will officially begin on July 1 (Masik Shivratri) and conclude on August 15 (Shravan Purnima).

Jun 29, 2019, 21:43 PM IST
Terror plot to target convoys of security forces using IEDs foiled in J&K's Budgam

Terror plot to target convoys of security forces using IEDs foiled in J&K's Budgam

There were inputs that the terrorists might target convoys of Indian Army or other security forces using IEDs, said a police official.

Jun 28, 2019, 11:38 AM IST
Ahead of Amarnath Yatra, specific alerts issued on JeM's plan to target pilgrims

Ahead of Amarnath Yatra, specific alerts issued on JeM's plan to target pilgrims

Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorists are likely to target Amarnath pilgrims travelling through the Baltal route.

Jun 28, 2019, 10:16 AM IST
Amit Shah to move resolution for extension of President’s rule in J&K

Amit Shah to move resolution for extension of President’s rule in J&K

Earlier this month, the Union Cabinet had approved extension of President’s rule in Jammu and Kashmir for six months beginning July 3.

Jun 28, 2019, 08:44 AM IST
I-T raids properties of former Jammu and Kashmir finance minister Abdul Rahim's son

I-T raids properties of former Jammu and Kashmir finance minister Abdul Rahim's son

The Hilal Rather Business group is engaged in real estate and information technology.

Jun 27, 2019, 21:46 PM IST
Indian Army plays saviour to terrorist injured in shootout in Kashmir

Indian Army plays saviour to terrorist injured in shootout in Kashmir

It has come to light that the armed forces personnel, in a noble gesture, recently carried a terrorist, injured in a shootout, through difficult terrains to rescue him.

Jun 27, 2019, 15:42 PM IST