Jammu and Kashmir News

BJP employing coercive, intimidating measures to target Farooq Abdullah: NC on ED summons

BJP employing coercive, intimidating measures to target Farooq Abdullah: NC on ED summons

The NC said that the timing of the recent summon is very clear as Farooq Abdullah's previous summons were just before August 5 in 2019 and Monday’s summon comes within days of forming the People's

Oct 19, 2020, 15:48 PM IST
Suspended J&K cop Devender Singh was tasked by Pakistan to establish contact in MEA

Suspended J&K cop Devender Singh was tasked by Pakistan to establish contact in MEA

According to the chargesheet, Singh had been in constant touch with his handlers in the Pakistan High Commission who have since been repatriated to Islamabad.

Aug 30, 2020, 20:43 PM IST
Centre builds 1858 roads of 11,517 km length, 84 bridges in Jammu and Kashmir under Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana

Centre builds 1858 roads of 11,517 km length, 84 bridges in Jammu and Kashmir under Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana

Works for connecting 2,149 eligible unconnected habitations were sanctioned in the UT of Jammu and Kashmir, out of which 1,858 habitations have been connected. 

Aug 17, 2020, 22:37 PM IST
Militants fire upon CRPF camp in Jammu and Kashmir's Nehama Kulgam; one soldier injured

Militants fire upon CRPF camp in Jammu and Kashmir's Nehama Kulgam; one soldier injured

As per the latest information, the area which lies in the South Kashmir has been cordoned off and a search operation has been launched.

Aug 17, 2020, 21:40 PM IST
Centre to assist Jammu and Kashmir to establish Grievances Portal in every district

Centre to assist Jammu and Kashmir to establish Grievances Portal in every district

As per Union Minister Jitendra Singh, this initiative is a continuation of a series of sustained efforts by the Union Government to create a transparent, accountable and citizen-friendly effective

Aug 16, 2020, 21:43 PM IST
Terrorist linked with Jaish-e-Mohammad arrested by Jammu and Kashmir's Police

Terrorist linked with Jaish-e-Mohammad arrested by Jammu and Kashmir's Police

As per police records, Sheikh was associated with active terrorists of JeM. A case has been registered against him. 

Dec 22, 2019, 20:56 PM IST
J&K special status ends as President Kovind signs abrogation of Article 370 provisions

J&K special status ends as President Kovind signs abrogation of Article 370 provisions

J&K Special Status ends as President Kovind signs Article 370 gazette

Aug 07, 2019, 10:04 AM IST
J&K: One terrorist dead in encounter with security forces in Budgam's Kralpora area

J&K: One terrorist dead in encounter with security forces in Budgam's Kralpora area

One terrorist died in an exchange of fire with security forces at Kralpora area in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district on Friday morning. 

Jun 28, 2019, 07:41 AM IST
21 detained during nocturnal raids in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama

21 detained during nocturnal raids in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama

Police detained at least 21 persons during nocturnal raids in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district.

Apr 30, 2019, 12:01 PM IST
Jammu Lok Sabha constituency of Jammu and Kashmir: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Jammu Lok Sabha constituency of Jammu and Kashmir: Full list of candidates, polling dates

Here is the full list of candidates contesting the Lok Sabha election in 2019 from Jammu Lok Sabha constituency of Jammu and Kashmir.

Apr 03, 2019, 14:16 PM IST
Jammu bus stand attack: Police to approach juvenile board again for custody of grenade thrower

Jammu bus stand attack: Police to approach juvenile board again for custody of grenade thrower

The Jammu and Kashmir Police said on Wednesday that it would again approach the state juvenile board with necessary evidence to seek the custody of the grenade thrower who was arrested in connection

Mar 14, 2019, 20:48 PM IST
Hours after Imran Khan's peace dialogues offer to India, Pakistan violates ceasefire in Uri along LoC

Hours after Imran Khan's peace dialogues offer to India, Pakistan violates ceasefire in Uri along LoC

Uri in Baramulla district is close to the Line of Control (LoC) and locals reported shelling from across the border.

Feb 27, 2019, 18:23 PM IST
Kashmiri youth take part in Army recruitment drive for 111 vacancies in J&K's Baramulla

Kashmiri youth take part in Army recruitment drive for 111 vacancies in J&K's Baramulla

This comes at a time when the entire nation is mourning the deaths of 40 CRPF personnel in the ghastly terror attack in Pulwama on February 14.

Feb 19, 2019, 16:24 PM IST
Shah Faesal, 2010 batch IAS topper, quits govt service; likely to join politics

Shah Faesal, 2010 batch IAS topper, quits govt service; likely to join politics

He was likely to join the National Conference and will contest the Lok Sabha election from Baramulla constituency in the Kashmir Valley.

Jan 09, 2019, 15:47 PM IST
Farooq Abdullah reveals why NC, PDP, Congress were ready to join hands in J&K

Farooq Abdullah reveals why NC, PDP, Congress were ready to join hands in J&K

Last week, the J&K Bank was brought under the purview of the RTI Act, CVC guidelines and the state legislature.

Dec 02, 2018, 17:31 PM IST
SC to hear plea challenging constitutional validity of Article 370 in April

SC to hear plea challenging constitutional validity of Article 370 in April

The Supreme Court Friday said it will hear in April a plea challenging the validity of Article 370 of the Constitution, which gives special status to Jammu and Kashmir, following a request by the

Nov 16, 2018, 19:39 PM IST
Tremors felt in Jammu and Kashmir's Doda

Tremors felt in Jammu and Kashmir's Doda

Four mild tremors were felt in Bhaderwah Valley and parts of Bhalessa in Jammu and Kashmir's Doda district in a span of two hours on Friday, triggering panic among people, officials said.

Aug 24, 2018, 16:17 PM IST
Stone pelters target security forces after Eid prayers in J&K, one killed in clashes

Stone pelters target security forces after Eid prayers in J&K, one killed in clashes

The clashes were reported between security forces and Kashmiri youths in Shopian, Janglaat Mandi, Pulwama in J&K after Eid prayers on Saturday.

Jun 16, 2018, 11:55 AM IST
Sunjwan Army camp attack: Search operation underway

Sunjwan Army camp attack: Search operation underway

The Army said today that the search operation was underway in its Sunjwan camp, which was attacked by a group of suspected JeM terrorists, killing six persons, including five soldiers.

Feb 12, 2018, 13:43 PM IST
Swayam Prakash Pani takes over as IGP Kashmir

Swayam Prakash Pani takes over as IGP Kashmir

Swayam Prakash Pani, a 2000-batch Indian Police Service (IPS) officer, today took over as the new inspector general of police (IGP) Kashmir Range, making him the youngest officer to hold the post.

Feb 12, 2018, 13:21 PM IST