Jammu and Kashmir News

Jaish-e-Mohammad terror group sympathiser arrested in Awantipora

Jaish-e-Mohammad terror group sympathiser arrested in Awantipora

Security forces arrested an important terrorist associate of proscribed terror outfit Jash-e-Mohmmad in Jammu and Kashmir's Awantipora on Monday (December 23). According to security forces, Rasiq

Dec 23, 2019, 07:56 AM IST
Pakistan Army violates ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir's Nowshera sector

Pakistan Army violates ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir's Nowshera sector

The unprovoked ceasefire violation from Pakistan side by firing of small arms and shelling with mortars along the LoC began at around 10:15 am today.

Dec 22, 2019, 13:09 PM IST
Two Pakistani soldiers killed in retaliatory firing by Indian Army after ceasefire violation along LoC in J&K

Two Pakistani soldiers killed in retaliatory firing by Indian Army after ceasefire violation along LoC in J&K

The ceasefire violation evoked a strong response from the Indian security forces in which two Pakistani soldiers were killed.

Dec 21, 2019, 15:43 PM IST
Indian Army retaliates strongly to Pakistan's unprovoked ceasefire violation in J&K

Indian Army retaliates strongly to Pakistan's unprovoked ceasefire violation in J&K

Pakistan has been violating ceasefire in the Tangdhar and the Kanzalwan sectors along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir sector.

Dec 21, 2019, 12:49 PM IST
Indian Army foils BAT action in Jammu and Kashmir's Sunderbani, kills two Pakistani SSG commandos

Indian Army foils BAT action in Jammu and Kashmir's Sunderbani, kills two Pakistani SSG commandos

Indian Army foiled a BAT (Border Action Team) action by the Pakistan Army along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Sunderbani, killing two Pakistani Special Services Group (SSG)

Dec 17, 2019, 16:53 PM IST
Jawan martyred after Pakistan violates ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir's Gurez sector

Jawan martyred after Pakistan violates ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir's Gurez sector

An Indian Army jawan died on Monday after the ceasefire violation by Pakistan Army on the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir's Gurez sector.

Dec 16, 2019, 19:10 PM IST
CRPF DIG dies in landslide in J-K's Ramban

CRPF DIG dies in landslide in J-K's Ramban

Boulders rolling down the hill during landslide hit the vehicle of DIG Shailendra Vikram Singh at 19:45 hours today in the Ramban - Banihal area in Jammu and Kashmir. Singh, who joined the CRPF in

Dec 15, 2019, 23:39 PM IST
J&K HC judges tell Supreme Court no minors detained in jails after Article 370 scrapped, terms allegations wrong

J&K HC judges tell Supreme Court no minors detained in jails after Article 370 scrapped, terms allegations wrong

Former Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi had in September 2019 heard a petition in which it was alleged that several minors had been detained in jails across Jammu and Kashmir.

Dec 13, 2019, 13:59 PM IST
Heavy snowfall in Kashmir blocks highways; more snow predicted for today

Heavy snowfall in Kashmir blocks highways; more snow predicted for today

While the plains of Jammu and Kashmir received moderate snowfall, the upper reaches witnessed heavy snowfall.

Dec 13, 2019, 12:34 PM IST
Pakistan intruder shot dead in Jammu and Kashmir's Samba sector

Pakistan intruder shot dead in Jammu and Kashmir's Samba sector

A Pakistani national intruding into the Indian territory was shot dead by Border Security Force (BSF) personnel in Samba sector in the intervening night of Thursday and Friday, sources said.

Dec 13, 2019, 11:19 AM IST
72-year-old Kashmir Gurdwara makes way for Srinagar-Baramulla National Highway

72-year-old Kashmir Gurdwara makes way for Srinagar-Baramulla National Highway

In the presence of DC Srinagar and Gurudwara management, the demolition of Gurudwara Damdama Saheb started on Thursday. 

Dec 12, 2019, 22:06 PM IST
Pakistan resorts to ceasefire violation along LoC in J&K's Poonch, Indian Army retaliates

Pakistan resorts to ceasefire violation along LoC in J&K's Poonch, Indian Army retaliates

The Pakistani Army initiated an unprovoked firing of small arms and shelling with mortars along the LoC at around 11.40 am. 

Dec 12, 2019, 13:15 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir: Massive fire reported in some houseboats near Srinagar's Boulevard Road

Jammu and Kashmir: Massive fire reported in some houseboats near Srinagar's Boulevard Road

The Jammu and Kashmir Police, Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and fire brigade have been rushed to the spot. No casualties have been reported. Damage to several houseboats has been reported.

Dec 11, 2019, 23:39 PM IST
Centre has approved eight medical colleges in Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh: Ministry of Home Affairs

Centre has approved eight medical colleges in Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh: Ministry of Home Affairs

Union Minister of State for Home Affairs G Kishan Reddy informed that eight medical colleges are currently under various stages of implementation and they will be constructed in the districts of Doda

Dec 10, 2019, 14:40 PM IST
84 infiltration attempts made since August 2019, 2253 terrorists pushed back: Ministry of Home Affairs

84 infiltration attempts made since August 2019, 2253 terrorists pushed back: Ministry of Home Affairs

Minister of State in MHA G Kishan Reddy said in a written reply in Lok Sabha that 84 infiltration attempts have been made by Pakistan-based terrorists since August 2019 and 59 terrorists have entered

Dec 10, 2019, 13:30 PM IST
Supreme Court bench to hear petitions against revocation of Article 370 today

Supreme Court bench to hear petitions against revocation of Article 370 today

Earlier on November 14, the bench had refused to pass any interim order on the pleas saying it might lead to delay in the matter and the court would settle all the issues at one go after hearing all

Dec 10, 2019, 07:20 AM IST
Schools shut, flight operations remain suspended due to heavy fog in Kashmir

Schools shut, flight operations remain suspended due to heavy fog in Kashmir

The temperature in Kashmir remained below zero degrees affecting the normal life in the valley. The flight operation in Srinagar remained shut for three consecutive days after it was stopped on

Dec 09, 2019, 18:24 PM IST
Hizbul Mujahideen member, wanted by security forces, surrenders himself to Kashmir BSF

Hizbul Mujahideen member, wanted by security forces, surrenders himself to Kashmir BSF

A Hizbul Mujahideen associate, identified as Muzafar Ahmed Wani, surrendered himself unconditionally before the Border Security Force, Kashmir Frontier.

Dec 07, 2019, 17:20 PM IST
Big terror strike averted in Jammu and Kashmir, security forces diffuse IED in Handwara

Big terror strike averted in Jammu and Kashmir, security forces diffuse IED in Handwara

Several such incidents went reported in November, where an IED was detected in the Jammu-Srinagar highway near Anantnag on November 21 and another was found by Indian Army on Jammu-Poonch highway on

Dec 07, 2019, 17:18 PM IST
Railway police recruitment drive evokes huge response from Kashmiri youth

Railway police recruitment drive evokes huge response from Kashmiri youth

This Special police officer (SPO) recruitment drive had started on Thursday and will continue for another three days. During the drive, hundreds of youth were asked to fill up of forms, run a 400-

Dec 07, 2019, 07:23 AM IST