Jammu and Kashmir News

Security forces bust terror hideout in J&K's Poonch, seize large cache of ammunition

Security forces bust terror hideout in J&K's Poonch, seize large cache of ammunition

The Border Security Force on Saturday busted a terrorist hideout and seized a large cache of arms and ammunition in the Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. According to reports, the security forces

Jan 23, 2021, 17:37 PM IST
Srinagar witnesses coldest night in 25 yrs with minimum temperature at minus 8.4 degrees Celsius

Srinagar witnesses coldest night in 25 yrs with minimum temperature at minus 8.4 degrees Celsius

This winter is one of the harshest winter seasons in Kashmir with the temperature continuously staying below normal

Jan 14, 2021, 11:41 AM IST
J&K: Cyber Police bust fake call centres, 23 arrested for duping people

J&K: Cyber Police bust fake call centres, 23 arrested for duping people

During the course of further investigation, it surfaced that there is a huge scam of fake call centres in Srinagar City, where a good number of employees are working round the clock. These fake call

Jan 14, 2021, 00:37 AM IST
Narendra Modi govt merges J&K IAS, IPS, IFoS cadre with AGMUT

Narendra Modi govt merges J&K IAS, IPS, IFoS cadre with AGMUT

The officers of the erstwhile J&K cadre can now be posted to Arunachal Pradesh, Goa, Mizoram and any Union Territory

Jan 08, 2021, 17:05 PM IST
Government approves Central Sector Scheme for Industrial Development of Jammu & Kashmir

Government approves Central Sector Scheme for Industrial Development of Jammu & Kashmir

The government of India has formulated a New Industrial Development Scheme for Jammu & Kashmir (J&K IDS, 2021) as the Central Sector Scheme for the Development of Industries in the Union

Jan 07, 2021, 16:51 PM IST
Mehbooba Mufti spent Rs 82 lakh in 6 months as J&K CM on bedsheets, furniture, TVs, reveals RTI query

Mehbooba Mufti spent Rs 82 lakh in 6 months as J&K CM on bedsheets, furniture, TVs, reveals RTI query

PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti spent nearly Rs 82 lakh in six months from January to June 2018 on the refurbishment of her official residence in Srinagar`s Gupkar Road, when she was the Chief Minister of

Jan 06, 2021, 12:53 PM IST
Heavy snowfall in Kashmir disconnects it from country; major highways, air traffic disrupted

Heavy snowfall in Kashmir disconnects it from country; major highways, air traffic disrupted

 The Kashmir valley is witnessing heavy snow from a couple of days. As a result, Kashmir was cut off from the rest of the country on Monday (January 4) as Jammu- Srinagar National Highway and Mughal

Jan 06, 2021, 00:05 AM IST
Heavy snowfall in Kashmir snaps road, air traffic, disrupts power supply; thousands of vehicles stranded

Heavy snowfall in Kashmir snaps road, air traffic, disrupts power supply; thousands of vehicles stranded

Traffic remained suspended on Jammu-Srinagar, Mughal Road and on Srinagar-Leh road on day two while air traffic remained suspended due to heavy snow accumulation on roads and runway.

Jan 04, 2021, 14:34 PM IST
Heavy snowfall in Kashmir valley disrupts traffic movement

Heavy snowfall in Kashmir valley disrupts traffic movement

Due to snow, the authorities have suspended all vehicular traffic on all three national highways of Kashmir. 

Jan 03, 2021, 18:16 PM IST
Terrorists hurl grenade at security forces at Tral bus stand in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama; several injured

Terrorists hurl grenade at security forces at Tral bus stand in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama; several injured

Security forces immediately cordoned off the entire area following the attack and launched a search operation to nab the attackers. 

Jan 02, 2021, 13:50 PM IST
Good news for Vaishno Devi devotees, Railways to resume Delhi-Katra Vande Bharat Express services from this date

Good news for Vaishno Devi devotees, Railways to resume Delhi-Katra Vande Bharat Express services from this date

As of now, the Indian Railways is operating 1,089 mail and express trains out of 1,768.

Jan 01, 2021, 11:27 AM IST
Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC; Indian Army retaliated befittingly

Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC; Indian Army retaliated befittingly

In the Nowshera sector of Rajouri, Pakistan Army personnel engaged in heavy firing and mortar shelling on the forward posts.

Dec 31, 2020, 20:16 PM IST
PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti flays BJP for breaking down Kashmir economy

PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti flays BJP for breaking down Kashmir economy

Mehbooba Mufti said, "We will fight for our rights. We are not among those who would raise white flags. No matter how far BJP goes in breaking down Kashmir's economy and making us dependent, we will

Dec 29, 2020, 22:43 PM IST
Deserted SPO-turned-terrorist, 3 Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorists arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam

Deserted SPO-turned-terrorist, 3 Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorists arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam

The Police also recovered arms, ammunition and other incriminating materials from the arrested persons. 

Dec 27, 2020, 13:54 PM IST
Army Captain among 3 named in Shopian fake encounter case chargesheet

Army Captain among 3 named in Shopian fake encounter case chargesheet

The three youths, who were killed in 'fake Shopian encounter', were dubbed as Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorists by Army, who had claimed that a cache of arms and ammunition were recovered from their

Dec 27, 2020, 09:16 AM IST
2 Al-Badr terrorists gunned down in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian; encounter underway

2 Al-Badr terrorists gunned down in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian; encounter underway

The encounter had started on Dec 25 afternoon in Kanigam village of Imamsahib belt in Shopian district. It resumed on Saturday morning and is still underway. 

Dec 26, 2020, 15:08 PM IST
Major tragedy averted as J&K police recover AK rifles, ammunition from Kashmir-bound car at Narwal; 2 arrested

Major tragedy averted as J&K police recover AK rifles, ammunition from Kashmir-bound car at Narwal; 2 arrested

A case has been registered under the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA), 1967 against the suspects.

Dec 26, 2020, 12:25 PM IST
Meet Pooja Devi – the first woman passenger bus driver in Jammu and Kashmir

Meet Pooja Devi – the first woman passenger bus driver in Jammu and Kashmir

Pooja Devi shared how she struggled to become a bus drive and the resistance which she faced from the family and society in realising her dream. The woman in her thirties said that she learned truck

Dec 26, 2020, 11:21 AM IST
Big move by Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Madhya Pradesh Cabinet clears Love Jihad Bill; 10 years imprisonment for violators

Big move by Shivraj Singh Chouhan, Madhya Pradesh Cabinet clears Love Jihad Bill; 10 years imprisonment for violators

The Madhya Pradesh Cabinet on Saturday (December 26) Freedom of Religion Bill 2020 in a special meeting chaired by CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan.

Dec 26, 2020, 11:06 AM IST
REVEALED: Gupkar Alliance’s plan to 'checkmate' BJP with Congress’ support after J&K DDC polls

REVEALED: Gupkar Alliance’s plan to 'checkmate' BJP with Congress’ support after J&K DDC polls

Buoyed by its performance in the recently concluded local body polls in Jammu and Kashmir, the People's Alliance for Gupkar Declaration (PAGD) has stepped up efforts for control over District

Dec 25, 2020, 10:09 AM IST