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Awantipora terror attack: Here is all we know so far

Awantipora terror attack: Here is all we know so far

- At least 30 CRPF personnel lost their lives and several others got injured in a terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district.

Feb 14, 2019, 19:08 PM IST
39 CRPF soldiers martyred in Jaish-e-Mohammed suicide bombing in J&K's Awantipora

39 CRPF soldiers martyred in Jaish-e-Mohammed suicide bombing in J&K's Awantipora

According to CRPF Director General Rajeev Rai Bhatnagar the convoy was carrying 2500 soldiers from Jammu to Srinagar when the suicide bomber, identified as Adil Ahmad from Kakapora in Pulwama,

Feb 14, 2019, 17:30 PM IST
Mehbooba Mufti and Omar Abdullah condemn attack on CRPF convoy

Mehbooba Mufti and Omar Abdullah condemn attack on CRPF convoy

At least 44 CRPF personnel were martyred when JeM terrorists triggered an IED targeting their security convoy.

Feb 14, 2019, 17:02 PM IST
44 CRPF troopers martyred in IED blast in J&K's Awantipora, Jaish-e-Mohammed claims responsibility

44 CRPF troopers martyred in IED blast in J&K's Awantipora, Jaish-e-Mohammed claims responsibility

Just a day earlier two terrorists were killed by security forces in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam. 

Feb 14, 2019, 15:52 PM IST
Encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam, two terrorists killed by security forces

Encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam, two terrorists killed by security forces

Arms and ammunition have been recovered from the site of encounter. 

Feb 13, 2019, 07:31 AM IST
Jammu and Kashmir braces for fresh spell of rain and snow

Jammu and Kashmir braces for fresh spell of rain and snow

Srinagar recorded a minimum of minus 1 degree Celsius while Pahalgam and Gulmarg recorded minus 3.9 and minus 5, respectively.

Feb 12, 2019, 12:56 PM IST
Terrorist gunned down, jawan martyred in encounter in J&K's Pulwama

Terrorist gunned down, jawan martyred in encounter in J&K's Pulwama

An encounter between terrorists and security forces underway in Ratnipora area of Pulwama.

Feb 12, 2019, 08:27 AM IST
Over 700 stranded passengers airlifted by IAF from Jammu to Srinagar

Over 700 stranded passengers airlifted by IAF from Jammu to Srinagar

For the first time, two C-17 Aircraft airlifted 707 passengers simultaneously from the Jammu Air Force Station, the spokesman said.

Feb 11, 2019, 21:41 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir government files application seeking adjournment of Article 35-A hearing in Supreme Court

Jammu and Kashmir government files application seeking adjournment of Article 35-A hearing in Supreme Court

The standing counsel for the state of Jammu and Kashmir Shoeb Alam urged the SC to adjourn the hearing in this matter till the state gets an elected government. 

Feb 11, 2019, 16:23 PM IST
Separatist shutdown in Kashmir valley on 35th death anniversary of JKLF founder Maqbool Bhat

Separatist shutdown in Kashmir valley on 35th death anniversary of JKLF founder Maqbool Bhat

Maqbool Bhat was executed in the Tihar Jail on this day in 1984. He was buried inside the prison premises. 

Feb 11, 2019, 12:16 PM IST
Mehbooba Mufti slams BJP's 'Hindutva' politics, says Muslims being killed in name of cow protection

Mehbooba Mufti slams BJP's 'Hindutva' politics, says Muslims being killed in name of cow protection

The PDP chief alleged that Muslims are still being killed in the name of cow protection.

Feb 11, 2019, 09:21 AM IST
Security forces foil terror attack on Army camp in J&K's Uri, search ops underway

Security forces foil terror attack on Army camp in J&K's Uri, search ops underway

The security personnel opened fire after noting some suspicious activity around the Army Artillery unit at Rajarwani in Uri. 

Feb 11, 2019, 08:53 AM IST
Grenade hurled at CRPF party in Srinagar's Lal Chowk, 3 CRPF men; 4 policemen injured

Grenade hurled at CRPF party in Srinagar's Lal Chowk, 3 CRPF men; 4 policemen injured

ANI reported that three CRPF personnel, four J&K police personnel and four civilians have been injured in the attack.

Feb 10, 2019, 19:53 PM IST
Executive engineer suspended for non-clearance of snow from roads in J&K's Kishtwar

Executive engineer suspended for non-clearance of snow from roads in J&K's Kishtwar

Besides, the executive engineer in Kishtwar Mechanical Division was also asked to keep snow cutters ready for clearance of all the main roads and other intra district link roads.

Feb 10, 2019, 17:48 PM IST
Five terrorists killed in encounter with security forces in J&K's Kulgam

Five terrorists killed in encounter with security forces in J&K's Kulgam

The encounter broke out earlier in the day in Kulgam's Kellam Devsar area.

Feb 10, 2019, 11:53 AM IST
J&K administration creates separate division for Ladakh, Omar Abdullah promises two more if voted to power

J&K administration creates separate division for Ladakh, Omar Abdullah promises two more if voted to power

The administration has sanctioned creation of a separate administrative and revenue division comprising Leh and Kargil districts, with its headquarters at Leh.

Feb 09, 2019, 10:50 AM IST
Jammu-Srinagar highway closed for 4th consecutive day

Jammu-Srinagar highway closed for 4th consecutive day

Over 2,500 trucks carrying essential supplies to the landlocked Kashmir Valley are stranded on the highway for the last four days.

Feb 09, 2019, 09:30 AM IST
7 cops die in Kulgam avalanche incident, heavy snowfall claims two more lives in Anantang

7 cops die in Kulgam avalanche incident, heavy snowfall claims two more lives in Anantang

Bodies of seven policemen were on Friday extricated from a police post hit by an avalanche near Jawahar Tunnel in Kulgam district last evening, even as heavy snowfall in Kashmir claimed two more

Feb 08, 2019, 19:36 PM IST
After heavy snowfall, weather improves in Jammu and Kashmir

After heavy snowfall, weather improves in Jammu and Kashmir

Heavy snowfall in the Kashmir Valley over the past 24 hours triggered avalanches and landslides at various places.

Feb 08, 2019, 11:18 AM IST
10 policemen trapped after avalanche hits Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district

10 policemen trapped after avalanche hits Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district

The avalanche hit the north portal of Jawahar Tunnel on the Qazigund side, a police official said.

Feb 07, 2019, 22:12 PM IST