Jammu and Kashmir News

All schools, hospitals open; citizens enjoying their rights in Jammu and Kashmir: Home Ministry

All schools, hospitals open; citizens enjoying their rights in Jammu and Kashmir: Home Ministry

Appearing for the Centre and Jammu and Kashmir, Attorney General KK Venugopal and Solicitor General Tushar Mehta told the court on Thursday that all essential services like healthcare, schools and

Nov 22, 2019, 14:44 PM IST
Terror funding case:  ED seizes assets worth Rs 1.22 crore of Hizbul terrorists in Kashmir

Terror funding case: ED seizes assets worth Rs 1.22 crore of Hizbul terrorists in Kashmir

The properties worth Rs.1.22 crores seized by ED belong to seven Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists and are located in Anantnag, Baramulla and Bandipora districts of Kashmir.

Nov 21, 2019, 19:07 PM IST
Respond to each and every question raised on Kashmir restrictions: Supreme Court tells Jammu and Kashmir administration

Respond to each and every question raised on Kashmir restrictions: Supreme Court tells Jammu and Kashmir administration

A three-judge SC bench led by Justice NV Ramana told Solicitor General Tushar Mehta that petitioners raising objections over the Centre's move to impose restrictions in the region have submitted

Nov 21, 2019, 16:36 PM IST
IED detected on Srinagar-Jammu highway, traffic halted briefly

IED detected on Srinagar-Jammu highway, traffic halted briefly

The security forces found the IED during the morning patrolling in the Wanpoh area of Anantnag, which was later diffused by the bomb disposal squad, thus averting a major tragedy.

Nov 21, 2019, 13:13 PM IST
Center says: Over 34 lakh tourists, including 12,934 foreigners, visited Kashmir in last six months

Center says: Over 34 lakh tourists, including 12,934 foreigners, visited Kashmir in last six months

The above data is recorded from May 15 to November 15, 2019, and it is proof laid by the government that the situation in Jammu and Kashmir is completely stable and peaceful.  

Nov 19, 2019, 23:00 PM IST
Time to resume political engagement in Jammu and Kashmir: BJP leader Ram Madhav

Time to resume political engagement in Jammu and Kashmir: BJP leader Ram Madhav

Commenting on the government's decision to keep political leaders in Kashmir under preventive custody, BJP leader Ram Madhav said that no one can deny the fact that the leaders who are currently in

Nov 19, 2019, 21:10 PM IST
IED found by Indian Army on Jammu-Poonch highway, defused

IED found by Indian Army on Jammu-Poonch highway, defused

The IED was detected at around 9 AM and the Army decided to shut down the highway for a few hours to avert any casualty. 

Nov 19, 2019, 16:01 PM IST
Four Jaish-e-Mohammad sympathizers arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama

Four Jaish-e-Mohammad sympathizers arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama

While probing the Arihal blast case, the investigators found out that a person named Sharik Ahmad was constantly communicating with a foreign terrorist and was actively involved in chalking out plans

Nov 19, 2019, 15:41 PM IST
Shops reopen in Kashmir post-Art 370 abrogation

Shops reopen in Kashmir post-Art 370 abrogation

Kashmir has been witnessing a shutdown since August 5 with shops opening only for a couple of hours in the morning and evening.

Nov 19, 2019, 15:07 PM IST
1145 policemen pass out from Jammu and Kashmir police academy

1145 policemen pass out from Jammu and Kashmir police academy

Among 1145 successful men, 39 are special commandos and policemen who have been specially trained to deal with the arson, rioting, and stone-pelting.

Nov 18, 2019, 17:30 PM IST
Kashmir's autonomy ultimately served only a small elite: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar

Kashmir's autonomy ultimately served only a small elite: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar

In an interview to Germany's Der Spiegel Online, Jaishankar said that the government decided to snap telephone and Internet network in Jammu and Kashmir after abrogating Article 370 on Augutst 5,

Nov 17, 2019, 19:45 PM IST
One jawan dead, two injured in suspicious blast near LoC in Jammu and Kashmir

One jawan dead, two injured in suspicious blast near LoC in Jammu and Kashmir

The Army has launched an investigation to ascertain the reason behind the blast.

Nov 17, 2019, 17:36 PM IST
Rail services resume between Srinagar-Banihal in Kashmir valley

Rail services resume between Srinagar-Banihal in Kashmir valley

The inter-Kashmir valley train service was suspended following the abrogation of article 370 on August 5.

Nov 17, 2019, 14:51 PM IST
Train services to be resumed between Srinagar and Banihal from Monday after successful trail run

Train services to be resumed between Srinagar and Banihal from Monday after successful trail run

Earlier on Monday, there was trial run conducted between Srinagar-Baramulla after which the services were resumed for the general public, on Tuesday. The trail run between Srinagar and Banihal was

Nov 16, 2019, 20:22 PM IST
Five suspected terrorists of Lashkar-e-Taiba  arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla

Five suspected terrorists of Lashkar-e-Taiba arrested in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla

According to police, a joint operation of security forces busted the LeT's module. Among the five terrorist arrested, two are Over Ground Worker's (OGW) and three are involved in the poster module

Nov 16, 2019, 19:22 PM IST
Pakistan broke ceasefire 2,500 times in J&K till November 15, 2019; 15,000 bunkers constructed along LoC

Pakistan broke ceasefire 2,500 times in J&K till November 15, 2019; 15,000 bunkers constructed along LoC

In its nefarious attempts to disrupt peace in the Kashmir valley, Pakistan has violated ceasefire over 2,500 times from January to November 15 in 2019 in the border areas of Jammu and Kashmir along

Nov 16, 2019, 17:46 PM IST
Vehicular movement remains suspended between Jammu-Srinagar due to landslide

Vehicular movement remains suspended between Jammu-Srinagar due to landslide

The landslide which occurred at 8.40 pm on Thursday has blocked the road with stones and boulders. This is the fourth landslide in eight days since November 7. 

Nov 16, 2019, 13:06 PM IST
Apple harvest suffers due to snowfall in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian, Pulwama

Apple harvest suffers due to snowfall in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian, Pulwama

Heavy snowfall in Pulwama and Shopian region of the union territory has caused massive damage to apple orchards in the Kashmir valley.Imtiyaz Ahmad, a local farmer claimed that the snowfall has been

Nov 16, 2019, 10:16 AM IST
PDP leader Mehbooba Mufti moved from guest house where she was detained

PDP leader Mehbooba Mufti moved from guest house where she was detained

Mehbooba Mufti has now been moved to a government-owned house located at MA Road in Srinagar. She was earlier kept at Chashme Shahi, a designated sub-jail. 

Nov 15, 2019, 18:33 PM IST
Elections in Jammu & Kashmir soon: Lt Governor Girish Chandra Murmu

Elections in Jammu & Kashmir soon: Lt Governor Girish Chandra Murmu

"Union Territory of J&K has an assembly for which the election will be held soon," Murmu said at the passing out parade of police at Talwara, Reasi in Jammu region. The process to hold the

Nov 14, 2019, 17:18 PM IST