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US understands our security challenges in Jammu and Kashmir: Centre

US understands our security challenges in Jammu and Kashmir: Centre

In a written reply in Lok Sabha, Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan said that the US has also acknowledged the steps taken by Indian government to restore normalcy in Jammu and

Feb 05, 2020, 20:51 PM IST
3 terrorists killed, 1 CRPF personnel martyred in an encounter in Srinagar

3 terrorists killed, 1 CRPF personnel martyred in an encounter in Srinagar

On January 31, three Pakistani terrorists were killed in an encounter at Nagrota, on the outskirts of Jammu after a police team was randomly checking a vehicle near a toll post.

Feb 05, 2020, 13:37 PM IST
Civilian killed in fresh ceasefire violation by Pakistan in J&K's Kupwara

Civilian killed in fresh ceasefire violation by Pakistan in J&K's Kupwara

On February 2, there were multiple ceasefire violations by Pakistan in Tangdhar, Gurez, Balakot and Mendhar sectors in which one soldier was injured.

Feb 04, 2020, 10:39 AM IST
Indian Army's Cheetah helicopter crash lands near Reasi in Jammu and Kashmir, both pilots safe

Indian Army's Cheetah helicopter crash lands near Reasi in Jammu and Kashmir, both pilots safe

Produced under licence by the Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL), the Cheetah helicopter has been in service with the Indian defence forces since December 1973. The choppers are flown by the Indian

Feb 03, 2020, 15:36 PM IST
Four more detained Jammu and Kashmir leaders released

Four more detained Jammu and Kashmir leaders released

According to sources, the released leaders are from the National Conference and include Abdul Majid Larmi, Ghulam Nabi Bhat, Muhammad Shafi, and Muhammad Yusuf Bhat.

Feb 02, 2020, 15:19 PM IST
Grenade attack on security forces in Srinagar's Lal Chowk; 2 CRPF, 2 civilians hurt

Grenade attack on security forces in Srinagar's Lal Chowk; 2 CRPF, 2 civilians hurt

According to primary reports coming in, the terrorists lobbed the grenade at security forces deployed at Partap Park located in the Lal Chowk of Srinagar today. 

Feb 02, 2020, 13:21 PM IST
NIA raids multiple locations in Kashmir over arrest of suspended J&K DSP Devinder Singh

NIA raids multiple locations in Kashmir over arrest of suspended J&K DSP Devinder Singh

Fresh raids were conducted by the NIA in south Kashmir on Sunday following information extracted during the interrogation of arrested DSP Devinder Singh and Hizbul Commander Naveed Babu last month.

Feb 02, 2020, 11:57 AM IST
3 JeM terrorists killed in encounter had IED to be used around Nagrota

3 JeM terrorists killed in encounter had IED to be used around Nagrota

The police stated that huge quantities of sophisticated arms, ammunition and communication equipment have been recovered from the terrorists.

Feb 01, 2020, 10:43 AM IST
Removal of Article 370, 35A paved a way for development of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh: President

Removal of Article 370, 35A paved a way for development of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh: President

President said the "Constitution expects from this Parliament and every member present in this House to fulfill the hopes and aspirations of the countrymen and make necessary laws for them, keeping

Jan 31, 2020, 11:40 AM IST
Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorist arrested from Baramulla's Andergam Pattan

Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorist arrested from Baramulla's Andergam Pattan

19-year-old Sajid Farooq Dar is said to be affiliated with proscribed terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and was arrested from Andergam Pattan area of Baramulla in the wee hours on Tuesday. 

Jan 28, 2020, 09:04 AM IST
There can never be any referendum in Jammu and Kashmir, says PDP leader Muzaffar Hussain Baig

There can never be any referendum in Jammu and Kashmir, says PDP leader Muzaffar Hussain Baig

PDP leader Muzaffar Hussain Baig said that both Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan and US President Donald Trump are asking for autonomy to Jammu and Kashmir, which sends a clear message that these

Jan 26, 2020, 17:06 PM IST
Jaish commander involved in Pulwama attack among 3 killed in J&K's Awantipora; 3 jawans injured

Jaish commander involved in Pulwama attack among 3 killed in J&K's Awantipora; 3 jawans injured

The police claimed that Yasir was involved in 2019 Pulwama attack which claimed lives of at least 40 CRPF personnel.  

Jan 26, 2020, 08:06 AM IST
Detained NC leader Omar Abdullah's photo in beard surfaces, goes viral on Twitter

Detained NC leader Omar Abdullah's photo in beard surfaces, goes viral on Twitter

Omar looked almost unrecognisable in the viral picture, which evoked strong reactions from netizens.

Jan 25, 2020, 21:39 PM IST
Two terrorists killed in J&K's Awantipora, operation still underway

Two terrorists killed in J&K's Awantipora, operation still underway

The dead bodies of the slain terrorists are yet to be recovered and the encounter is still underway.

Jan 25, 2020, 18:11 PM IST
Gunbattle underway in J&K's Awantipora, top Jaish commander trapped

Gunbattle underway in J&K's Awantipora, top Jaish commander trapped

The forces were conducting searches in Awantipora town in the wee hours today when they were fired upon by terrorists, triggering an encounter. 

Jan 25, 2020, 10:04 AM IST
2G mobile internet, broadband services restored in Kashmir, with restrictions

2G mobile internet, broadband services restored in Kashmir, with restrictions

According to a notification issued by the home department of the Jammu and Kashmir administration, access to the internet with 2G speed on mobile phones will resume from January 25.

Jan 25, 2020, 07:09 AM IST
Centre sanctions Rs 80,000 crore development package for Jammu and Kashmir

Centre sanctions Rs 80,000 crore development package for Jammu and Kashmir

The Centre's announcement is likely to give a major boost to the development of various sectors including education, tourism, infrastructure and create job opportunities for thousands of educated but

Jan 22, 2020, 22:08 PM IST
J&K Police cracks Baramulla murder case, two accused arrested

J&K Police cracks Baramulla murder case, two accused arrested

Police in Baramulla solved a murder case after carrying out a thorough and professional investigation in the matter. Police received a missing report from Khazer Mohammad Reshi of Pariswani stating

Jan 21, 2020, 23:42 PM IST
Awantipora encounter: Indian Army jawan, SPO of J&K Police martyred; terrorist killed

Awantipora encounter: Indian Army jawan, SPO of J&K Police martyred; terrorist killed

At least 2-3 terrorists were feared to be trapped in the area. 

Jan 21, 2020, 13:56 PM IST
Cowards, 31 Union Ministers going to Jammu, only 5 visiting Kashmir: Mani Shankar Aiyar hits out at Centre's J&K outreach

Cowards, 31 Union Ministers going to Jammu, only 5 visiting Kashmir: Mani Shankar Aiyar hits out at Centre's J&K outreach

Aiyar was addressing a rally in Kerala's Malappuram on Citizenship Amendment Act when he made the remarks.

Jan 21, 2020, 10:43 AM IST