Jammu and Kashmir News

Heavy snowfall hits Kashmir and Ladakh, Army put on high alert, five jawans dead

Heavy snowfall hits Kashmir and Ladakh, Army put on high alert, five jawans dead

The army troops are put on high alert due to the ongoing situation and their well-rehearsed drills have saved numerous lives and loss to property in the region. Army helicopters of Army Aviation

Jan 14, 2020, 22:46 PM IST
DSP Devinder Singh was not awarded any gallantry medal by Ministry of Home Affairs: Jammu and Kashmir police

DSP Devinder Singh was not awarded any gallantry medal by Ministry of Home Affairs: Jammu and Kashmir police

Jammu and Kashmir Police on Tuesday (January 14) said that Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Devinder Singh, who was arrested for helping terrorists, was not awarded any gallantry or meritorious

Jan 14, 2020, 18:10 PM IST
Five soldiers among 10 killed due to avalanches in different parts of Kashmir

Five soldiers among 10 killed due to avalanches in different parts of Kashmir

Five soldiers are among the 10 people who have lost their lives due to avalanches in parts of central and north Kashmir on Tuesday (January 14). The fresh snowfall in the region has badly disrupted

Jan 14, 2020, 17:33 PM IST
NIA takes over probe into arrested J&K DSP Devinder Singh

NIA takes over probe into arrested J&K DSP Devinder Singh

The NIA will interrogate Singh to find out the real motive of the terrorists and his links to Hizbul Mujahideen and other terrorist organisations during their previous operations in the Valley.

Jan 14, 2020, 17:22 PM IST
Terrorist killed in J&K's Budgam encounter was affiliated with Hizbul Mujahideen

Terrorist killed in J&K's Budgam encounter was affiliated with Hizbul Mujahideen

The terrorist, killed in a joint operation by police and security forces in Budgam district in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday (January 13), has been identified as Adil Gulzar Ganie affiliated with

Jan 14, 2020, 13:23 PM IST
Indian Army jawan Havildar Rajendra Singh Negi slips in snow at LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Gulmarg, missing

Indian Army jawan Havildar Rajendra Singh Negi slips in snow at LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Gulmarg, missing

An Indian Army jawan belonging to 11 Garhwal Rifles regiment has been missing for the last five days after he slipped in heavy snow during a routine routine patrolling and Line of Control dominating

Jan 13, 2020, 19:15 PM IST
Terrorists open fire at CRPF bunker in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district

Terrorists open fire at CRPF bunker in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district

The area was cordoned off by the security forces and a search operation was launched thereafter.

Jan 13, 2020, 17:47 PM IST
Major terror plot averted in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore, 3 kg IED detected under bridge

Major terror plot averted in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore, 3 kg IED detected under bridge

A major terror attack was foiled in Jammu and Kashmir after security forces detected IED (Improvised Explosive Device) under a bridge in Sopore on Monday (January 13). A bomb disposal squad has been

Jan 13, 2020, 14:42 PM IST
J&K DSP Devinder Singh arrested with Hizbul terrorists was once named by 2001 Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru

J&K DSP Devinder Singh arrested with Hizbul terrorists was once named by 2001 Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru

The arrested officer, the then deputy superintendent of police of Special Operations Group at Humhama, was named by Afzal in a letter in 2013 as a key go-between in the 2001 incident. 

Jan 13, 2020, 11:10 AM IST
DSP Devinder Singh arrested with two terrorists will be treated like a terrorist: J&K police

DSP Devinder Singh arrested with two terrorists will be treated like a terrorist: J&K police

Addressing a press conference, IGP J&K Police Vijay Kumar said DSP Singh was arrested on Srinagar-Jammu highway with two terrorists - Naveed Babu and Altaf - after receiving a tip-off that some

Jan 12, 2020, 19:09 PM IST
Hizbul commander Hammad Khan among three terrorists killed in Tral encounter

Hizbul commander Hammad Khan among three terrorists killed in Tral encounter

Sources said that Hammad had taken on the role of Hizbul commander after the death of Sabzar Ahmad Bhat in 2017. 

Jan 12, 2020, 15:08 PM IST
Two terrorists gunned down by security forces in J&K's Tral

Two terrorists gunned down by security forces in J&K's Tral

The encounter, which began in the wee hours of Sunday, is currently underway.

Jan 12, 2020, 09:26 AM IST
J&K: Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Poonch's Degwar sector

J&K: Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Poonch's Degwar sector

Pakistan started firing small arms and shelling with mortar at around 9:30 pm, army sources said.

Jan 12, 2020, 08:18 AM IST
Detention of 26 PSA detainees in J&K revoked; former CMs Farooq Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti yet to be released

Detention of 26 PSA detainees in J&K revoked; former CMs Farooq Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti yet to be released

There is no information when former Chief Ministers Farooq and Omar Abdullah, and Mehbooba Mufti will be released. 

Jan 10, 2020, 21:40 PM IST
Seeing is believing; saw normalcy in daily lives: Vietnamese Ambassador after J&K visit

Seeing is believing; saw normalcy in daily lives: Vietnamese Ambassador after J&K visit

Vietnamese Ambassador to India Pham was part of a delegation of 15 foreign envoys from different countries visiting Jammu and Kashmir to see first-hand the efforts made by the government to normalise

Jan 10, 2020, 21:14 PM IST
J&K Police arrests forest officer who surrendered as 'terrorist' earlier

J&K Police arrests forest officer who surrendered as 'terrorist' earlier

According to the SSP, Ahmed was earlier connected with Al-Inquilab, but he surrendered in 1998.

Jan 10, 2020, 16:38 PM IST
2 Army porters killed, 3 injured after Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Poonch

2 Army porters killed, 3 injured after Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Poonch

According to initial reports, two Army porters were killed in heavy mortar shelling and indiscriminate firing from the Pakistani troops.

Jan 10, 2020, 15:44 PM IST
Indefinite suspension of internet not permissible: SC on J&K restrictions — Key points

Indefinite suspension of internet not permissible: SC on J&K restrictions — Key points

The apex court today passed a series of orders challenging the restrictions imposed in J&K since last five months and directing the administration to review it within a week.

Jan 10, 2020, 12:34 PM IST
Supreme Court orders restoration of internet in Kashmir; asks J&K govt to review restrictions within 7 days

Supreme Court orders restoration of internet in Kashmir; asks J&K govt to review restrictions within 7 days

The bench also directed the J&K administration to review all restrictive orders within a week and put in the public domain all orders that can then be challenged in a court of law.

Jan 10, 2020, 11:03 AM IST
Hizbul terrorist killed in encounter with security forces in J&K's Awantipora

Hizbul terrorist killed in encounter with security forces in J&K's Awantipora

A search operation has been launched by the police to look for the presence of any other terrorist in the area. 

Jan 07, 2020, 11:09 AM IST