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Two terrorist killed by security forces, encounter underway in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian

Two terrorist killed by security forces, encounter underway in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian

An encounter has restarted in the Rawalpora area of Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian district on Monday (March 15). The encounter had broken out on March 13 and two terrorist was gunned down during the

Mar 15, 2021, 12:06 PM IST
Rohingya issues raised deliberately to garner votes in poll-bound states, says J&K Congress President GA Mir

Rohingya issues raised deliberately to garner votes in poll-bound states, says J&K Congress President GA Mir

Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee president G A Mir claimed that the recent drive against the Rohingya Muslims in Jammu was deliberately timed with an eye on the upcoming assembly polls in

Mar 14, 2021, 22:08 PM IST
One Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorist killed by security forces in Jammu and Kashmir

One Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorist killed by security forces in Jammu and Kashmir

The terrorist has been identified as Jahangir Ahmad Wani, a resident of Rakh Narapora of Shopian.

Mar 14, 2021, 21:45 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir: One terrorist killed in Rawalpora encounter

Jammu and Kashmir: One terrorist killed in Rawalpora encounter

Security forces launched a cordon and search operation on Saturday in the Rawalpora area of the district following information about the presence of militants in the Sophian district in South Kashmir

Mar 14, 2021, 15:41 PM IST
Two Jaish terrorists killed in Kandipora encounter, arms and ammunition recovered

Two Jaish terrorists killed in Kandipora encounter, arms and ammunition recovered

A joint team of Police, Army’s 03 RR and CRPF launched a Search Operation on specific information about the presence of militants in the area. One terrorist has been killed in an encounter between

Mar 11, 2021, 15:39 PM IST
J&K: DDC members call off protest, will meet L-G Manoj Sinha on March 12

J&K: DDC members call off protest, will meet L-G Manoj Sinha on March 12

The newly-elected members of the District Development Council (DDC) on Wednesday called off their protest in support of better status and monthly honorarium, after Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha's

Mar 10, 2021, 16:12 PM IST
J&K: Al- Badr chief killed in encounter at Baramullah, police calls it 'major success

J&K: Al- Badr chief killed in encounter at Baramullah, police calls it 'major success

A most wanted terrorist and Chief of Al-Badr outfit Gani Khawaja was killed in an encounter at Tujjar area of Sopore district Baramullah in North Kashmir.

Mar 09, 2021, 22:39 PM IST
J&K: Ammunition and explosives recovered from hideout in Reasi district, one arrested

J&K: Ammunition and explosives recovered from hideout in Reasi district, one arrested

The Jammu Kashmir Police arrested a man and busted a hideout with arms and ammunition from Jammu and Kashmir's Reasi district on Friday. 

Mar 06, 2021, 12:06 PM IST
Low intensity IED blast in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama, No loss of life or injury

Low intensity IED blast in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama, No loss of life or injury

A low-intensity improvised explosive device (IED) was triggered in the Dangerpora area of south Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district on Friday (March 5). An IED exploded near women’s college at

Mar 05, 2021, 18:38 PM IST
Beautification of Srinagar underway to boost tourism in Kashmir Valley

Beautification of Srinagar underway to boost tourism in Kashmir Valley

In an effort to boost tourism in Kashmir Valley, the Jammu and Kashmir administration has begun beautification work in Srinagar under the Smart City project. Dazzling paintings are being painted on

Mar 04, 2021, 19:55 PM IST
'Dissent with govt can't be termed seditious': Supreme Court junks plea against Farooq Abdullah

'Dissent with govt can't be termed seditious': Supreme Court junks plea against Farooq Abdullah

A Supreme Court bench, headed by Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul, on Wednesday (March 3) refused to entertain a PIL against former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah, observing that the

Mar 03, 2021, 13:05 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi inaugurates Khelo India Winter Games, says will make J&K winter sports hub

PM Narendra Modi inaugurates Khelo India Winter Games, says will make J&K winter sports hub

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday (February 26) inaugurated the second Khelo India Winter Games in Gulmarg and said that the event is a step towards making Jammu and Kashmir a hub of winter

Feb 26, 2021, 23:37 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir’s PDP, NC welcomes Indo-Pak agreement

Jammu and Kashmir’s PDP, NC welcomes Indo-Pak agreement

Both the regional parties of Jammu and Kashmir, People’s Democratic Party and National Conference, termed the fresh agreement between India and Pakistan over ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC

Feb 25, 2021, 18:11 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir visit an opportunity to see ground situation, says European Union Envoy

Jammu and Kashmir visit an opportunity to see ground situation, says European Union Envoy

The European Union (EU) ambassador Ugo Astuto has termed his visit to Union territory of Jammu and Kashmir an "opportunity" to see the "situation on the ground" and during his interaction took note

Feb 19, 2021, 23:14 PM IST
Gupkar alliance wins DDC chairperson post in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri

Gupkar alliance wins DDC chairperson post in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri

The People's Alliance for Gupkar Declaration (PAGD) on Friday (February 19) won the post of District Development Council (DDC) chairperson in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said.

Feb 19, 2021, 18:07 PM IST
Three terrorists killed, three cops martyred in last 72 hours in Jammu and Kashmir

Three terrorists killed, three cops martyred in last 72 hours in Jammu and Kashmir

Three terrorist incidents were reported in the last three days in Kashmir, which resulted in killing of three terrorists in the valley. On Thursday (February 18) late night on a specific input of

Feb 19, 2021, 17:31 PM IST
Indian Army signs MoU With Punit Balan’s Indrani Balan foundation for financial sustainability of army goodwill schools of Kashmir

Indian Army signs MoU With Punit Balan’s Indrani Balan foundation for financial sustainability of army goodwill schools of Kashmir

Chinar Corps currently runs 28 Goodwill Schools in Kashmir which educates more than 10,000 students each year. Total approx 1 lakh students have passed out from these esteemed institutions. This

Feb 19, 2021, 12:02 PM IST
J&K: Three terrorists killed in encounter at Shopian district, search operations underway

J&K: Three terrorists killed in encounter at Shopian district, search operations underway

Three terrorists killed in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Badigam village of Shopian district in the wee hours of Friday. Incriminating materials including arms and ammunition has been recovered

Feb 19, 2021, 09:15 AM IST
Big terror plot foiled in Jammu and Kashmir; terrorists associated with JeM, LeT arrested

Big terror plot foiled in Jammu and Kashmir; terrorists associated with JeM, LeT arrested

Jammu and Kashmir`s Director General of Police (DGP), Dilbagh Singh said that both outfits -- The Resistance Front and Lashkar-e-Mustafa -- were involved in multiple terror-related activities in the

Feb 15, 2021, 00:15 AM IST
As 4G is restored in Jammu & Kashmir, Centre plans another trip for foreign envoys

As 4G is restored in Jammu & Kashmir, Centre plans another trip for foreign envoys

This will be the 3rd such visit of envoys to the Union Territory in the last one year. India had taken a group in January, and another group in February of 2020. During that visit, the envoys had met

Feb 14, 2021, 08:10 AM IST