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Army chief Bipin Rawat reviews operational preparedness along LoC

Army chief Bipin Rawat reviews operational preparedness along LoC

Accompanied by top Army officials of the Northern Command, General Rawat visited the forward posts of White Knight Corps on the LoC and met with commanders to assess the preparations and the

Aug 31, 2019, 19:50 PM IST
Terrorists try to disrupt peace in Jammu & Kashmir, LeT and Hizbul issue letter threatening locals

Terrorists try to disrupt peace in Jammu & Kashmir, LeT and Hizbul issue letter threatening locals

The letter, issued by terrorist organisations like Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and Hizbul Mujahideen, states that “we are very close to Azadi and we need to strengthen the process”.

Aug 31, 2019, 08:16 AM IST
Terrorists threaten locals in J&K's Sopore to keep shops shut

Terrorists threaten locals in J&K's Sopore to keep shops shut

In a bid to portray a grim - and false - image of J&K, terrorists have warned locals to not open their shops and to not ply local taxis. 

Aug 30, 2019, 20:38 PM IST
Riding on development, Srinagar to get J&K's first Metro soon

Riding on development, Srinagar to get J&K's first Metro soon

'Metro Man' E Sreedharan has been made head of the entire project which is estimated to cost Rs 5,000 crore.

Aug 30, 2019, 16:45 PM IST
New bunkers, checkposts in Srinagar to thwart terror attacks, tackle law and order problems

New bunkers, checkposts in Srinagar to thwart terror attacks, tackle law and order problems

Additional checkpoints have also been erected in the Valley to keep a tap on the movement of terrorists.

Aug 30, 2019, 14:47 PM IST
65-year-old shopkeeper killed by terrorists in Parimpora area of Srinagar, search underway

65-year-old shopkeeper killed by terrorists in Parimpora area of Srinagar, search underway

A search has also been launched by the security forces to nab the terrorists.

Aug 30, 2019, 06:49 AM IST
Jammu and Kashmir assembly election in 2021 after delimitation: EC sources

Jammu and Kashmir assembly election in 2021 after delimitation: EC sources

Sources in the Election Commission told Zee News that the process of delimitation in Jammu and Kashmir will begin after October 31 and will take at least 10 to 15 months for completion.

Aug 29, 2019, 15:47 PM IST
Pakistan resorts to ceasefire violation in Jammu & Kashmir's Poonch, Indian Army retaliates

Pakistan resorts to ceasefire violation in Jammu & Kashmir's Poonch, Indian Army retaliates

 There has been a surge in the ceasefire violations from Pakistan after the decision to revoke the special status of J&K. Earlier in August, Pakistan resorted to heavy shelling and ceasefire

Aug 29, 2019, 12:57 PM IST
Governor Satya Pal Malik mocks Rahul Gandhi for 'child-like' stand on Jammu and Kashmir

Governor Satya Pal Malik mocks Rahul Gandhi for 'child-like' stand on Jammu and Kashmir

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has behaved in a juvenile manner and he has till date not cleared his stand on Jammu and Kashmir and Article 370, Governor Satya Pal Malik said at a press conference.

Aug 28, 2019, 18:57 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik announces creation of 50,000 government jobs

Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik announces creation of 50,000 government jobs

Cautioning against false and fake rumours being floated by a few vested interests, Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik pointed out that there is no shortage of essential commodities including

Aug 28, 2019, 17:50 PM IST
 Centre committed to work for the development of Jammu and Kashmir: Prakash Javadekar

Centre committed to work for the development of Jammu and Kashmir: Prakash Javadekar

Union minister Prakash Javadekar made the announcement just a day after reports suggested that the Centre is mulling announcement of a big package aimed at all-round development of the J&K with

Aug 28, 2019, 13:52 PM IST
Pakistan again violates ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch sector

Pakistan again violates ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch sector

Army officials said Pakistan resorted to unprovoked firing with small arms and mortars at around 6.30 PM on Tuesday.

Aug 27, 2019, 23:23 PM IST
How J&K's path to prosperity lies through its lush apple orchards

How J&K's path to prosperity lies through its lush apple orchards

Fruits and dry fruits contribute 8% to J&K's GDP. 80% of all apples produced in India come from J&K. But terrorists and anti-India elements now seem to seek to use under-hand means to target

Aug 27, 2019, 22:45 PM IST
J&K Raj Bhawan decries report that claimed Governor Satya Pal Malik spoke with Mehbooba Mufti, Omar Abdullah

J&K Raj Bhawan decries report that claimed Governor Satya Pal Malik spoke with Mehbooba Mufti, Omar Abdullah

"The Governor has had no communication with these leaders. Raj Bhawan, J&K condemns the spreading of such incorrect and unverified news."

Aug 27, 2019, 20:00 PM IST
Terrorists kidnap and kill two civilians in Jammu and Kashmir's Tral

Terrorists kidnap and kill two civilians in Jammu and Kashmir's Tral

The two civilians who were killed by terrorists have been identified as Qadeer Kohli and Manzoor Ahmad Kohli.

Aug 27, 2019, 19:53 PM IST
J&K: High schools in areas where restrictions lifted to reopen on Wednesday

J&K: High schools in areas where restrictions lifted to reopen on Wednesday

While primary and middle schools had already been reopened, high schools too will now see the buzz of young minds returning.

Aug 27, 2019, 19:43 PM IST
Centre fast tracks tourism in Kashmir Valley; explores locations for travelling, trekking, mountain sports

Centre fast tracks tourism in Kashmir Valley; explores locations for travelling, trekking, mountain sports

The Tourism Ministry will explore opportunities around mountain sports, training of guides and porters for trekking, etc.

Aug 27, 2019, 14:47 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi made Jammu and Kashmir visit invitation an unending business, his utterances helping Pakistan: Satya Pal Malik

Rahul Gandhi made Jammu and Kashmir visit invitation an unending business, his utterances helping Pakistan: Satya Pal Malik

Satya Pal Malik said that the administration categorically told Rahul Gandhi that his visit to Jammu and Kashmir would disrupt peace.

Aug 26, 2019, 13:09 PM IST
Truck driver killed by stone pelter in Kashmir, culprit arrested

Truck driver killed by stone pelter in Kashmir, culprit arrested

According to the Jammu and Kashmir Police, the miscreants took the truck as a vehicle of security forces and hence pelted stones.

Aug 26, 2019, 11:14 AM IST
Minority Affairs Ministry team will visit Kashmir from August 27-28

Minority Affairs Ministry team will visit Kashmir from August 27-28

The delegation will visit Kashmir from August 27-28 and explore the possibilities of development there. The delegation will have several officials besides the secretary of the Ministry. The

Aug 26, 2019, 11:04 AM IST