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Grenade hurled at NC leader Ghulam Mohiuddin Mir's house in Pulwama

Grenade hurled at NC leader Ghulam Mohiuddin Mir's house in Pulwama

Some unidentified terrorists on Sunday hurled a grenade at the residence of a National Conference leader Ghulam Mohiuddin Mir in Jammu and Kashmir`s Pulwama district.

Jun 02, 2019, 19:17 PM IST
J&K man rescues tourists after boat capsizes in Pahalgam, gets caught in whirlpool, dies

J&K man rescues tourists after boat capsizes in Pahalgam, gets caught in whirlpool, dies

Dar, a registered professional rafter, was the only earning member of his family. He jumped into the river when the raft, carrying the tourists, overturned near Mawoora after it was caught in sudden

Jun 02, 2019, 18:05 PM IST
Please bring back my ISIS-influenced son from Syria, Kashmiri man pleads govt

Please bring back my ISIS-influenced son from Syria, Kashmiri man pleads govt

Ahmed had moved to Syria in 2013 and informed his family that he was working with an NGO there.

Jun 02, 2019, 18:03 PM IST
Stone pelting on policemen at a mosque in J&K's Anantnag, cops fire tear gas

Stone pelting on policemen at a mosque in J&K's Anantnag, cops fire tear gas

Locals claim that some Jammu and Kashmir policemen entered the mosque and got into an argument with those present there following which the former resorted to stone pelting. 

Jun 02, 2019, 11:24 AM IST
Jammu and Kashmir: Two terrorists killed in encounter with joint forces in Shopian district

Jammu and Kashmir: Two terrorists killed in encounter with joint forces in Shopian district

The exchange of fire took place during the cordon and search operation at Dragad village in Zainapora area of the district.

May 31, 2019, 06:02 AM IST
Encounter on between terrorists, joint forces in J&K's Sopore, 2 terrorists killed

Encounter on between terrorists, joint forces in J&K's Sopore, 2 terrorists killed

Authorities had earlier in the day suspended mobile internet services in the area and also closed educational institutions as a precaution.

May 30, 2019, 15:26 PM IST
Two terrorists likely to be in J&K's Sopore, security forces launch cordon and search operation

Two terrorists likely to be in J&K's Sopore, security forces launch cordon and search operation

As a precautionary measure, mobile internet service has been suspended in Sopore.

May 30, 2019, 10:32 AM IST
Encounter breaks out between security forces and terrorists in J&K's Shopian

Encounter breaks out between security forces and terrorists in J&K's Shopian

An encounter broke out between security forces and terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian on Wednesday evening.

May 29, 2019, 19:06 PM IST
Encounter between terrorists and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district, one terrorist killed

Encounter between terrorists and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district, one terrorist killed

The mobile and internet services have been suspended in the district as a precautionary measure.

May 29, 2019, 06:08 AM IST
In terror-hit Tral, BJP registers stunning lead for the first time ever

In terror-hit Tral, BJP registers stunning lead for the first time ever

Jammu and Kashmir voted in the first four phases of Lok Sabha election 2019. While BJP won three seats, the NC-Congress alliance secured wins in three as well.

May 28, 2019, 16:06 PM IST
Two terrorists killed in encounter in J&K's Anantnag, firing still on

Two terrorists killed in encounter in J&K's Anantnag, firing still on

At least 3 terrorists are believed to have been trapped in the area. 

May 28, 2019, 13:56 PM IST
Army foils suspected IED blast plot at Jammu-Rajouri highway

Army foils suspected IED blast plot at Jammu-Rajouri highway

The suspected IED was kept near Kallar chowk at the Jammu-Rajouri highway. Forces had closed the road after detecting the object.  

May 27, 2019, 12:32 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir: 6 drug peddlers arrested

Jammu and Kashmir: 6 drug peddlers arrested

A total of 700 bottles of banned codeine phosphate drug were recovered from a Kashmir-bound truck during checking at T-Chowk in Banihal town of Ramban district on Sunday.

May 26, 2019, 18:57 PM IST
Normalcy returns to Kashmir Valley after restrictions withdrawn

Normalcy returns to Kashmir Valley after restrictions withdrawn

They said there were no restrictions in place in any part of the valley on Sunday.

May 26, 2019, 11:08 AM IST
Traffic resumes on Jammu-Srinagar highway after remaining closed for 13 hours

Traffic resumes on Jammu-Srinagar highway after remaining closed for 13 hours

The landslide, triggered by incessant rains over the past two days, occurred near Battery Cheshma around 4.30 am, completely blocking the only all-weather road linking Kashmir with rest of the

May 25, 2019, 21:22 PM IST
Nearly 80% candidates lost security deposit in Lok Sabha polls in Jammu and Kashmir

Nearly 80% candidates lost security deposit in Lok Sabha polls in Jammu and Kashmir

The BJP retained three parliamentary seats of Jammu, Udhampur and Ladakh, while the National Conference swept the polls in the Kashmir valley, winning all the three seats of Srinagar, Anantnag and

May 25, 2019, 15:36 PM IST
Zakir Musa killing: Curfew continues in parts of Kashmir for second day

Zakir Musa killing: Curfew continues in parts of Kashmir for second day

Officials said the curbs on the movement of people were in force in parts of Srinagar, and Kulgam and Pulwama towns. 

May 25, 2019, 11:07 AM IST
Landslides force Jammu-Srinagar highway to close

Landslides force Jammu-Srinagar highway to close

The fresh landslides were reported early in the day in the Battery Chashma area. Heavy traffic jams were reported after the sudden closure.

May 25, 2019, 09:46 AM IST
Lok Sabha election results 2019: BJP felicitates Jitendra Singh for highest ever winning margin in J&K

Lok Sabha election results 2019: BJP felicitates Jitendra Singh for highest ever winning margin in J&K

BJP state president Ravinder Raina, while speaking on the occasion, thanked all the voters of Jammu and Kashmir and whole of India for voting en mass in favour of the BJP. 

May 24, 2019, 21:13 PM IST
Night curfew lifted, mobile Internet services resume in Bhadarwah after nine days

Night curfew lifted, mobile Internet services resume in Bhadarwah after nine days

Night curfew has been lifted and Internet services resumed in Jammu and Kashmir's Bhadarwah Valley Thursday after nine days, officials said.

May 24, 2019, 20:58 PM IST