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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
Mehbooba Mufti appalled over Bollywood actor's molestation

Mehbooba Mufti appalled over Bollywood actor's molestation

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister urged the authorities to take strict action against the culprit.

Dec 10, 2017, 15:03 PM IST

Kashmiri parties call for rights violations in PoK to end

Kashmiri parties, including the London-based Kashmir Voice International (KVI) London, have unanimously passed a resolution calling for an end to human rights violations in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir

Nov 21, 2017, 19:09 PM IST
Srinagar: Enforcement Directorate arrests Separatist Shabir Shah's close aide

Srinagar: Enforcement Directorate arrests Separatist Shabir Shah's close aide

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has been tough on Separatists regarding the alleged funding by Pakistan for illegal activities in Kashmir.

Aug 06, 2017, 15:11 PM IST

Civilian injured in security forces action dies

Akeel Ahmad Bhat, a resident of Gabarpora area of the district, was injured in the abdomen during security forces action on protesters at Hakripora.

Aug 02, 2017, 12:22 PM IST

Restrictions in parts of Srinagar after Pulwama encounter

Authorities on Wednesday imposed restrictions in parts of Srinagar in view of a separatist strike against the killing of a civilian, caught in the crossfire between security forces and militants in

Aug 02, 2017, 12:06 PM IST
Terror funding in Kashmir: Son-in-law of Syed Ali Shah Geelani, 6 other separatist leaders arrested by NIA

Terror funding in Kashmir: Son-in-law of Syed Ali Shah Geelani, 6 other separatist leaders arrested by NIA

National Investigating Agency (NIA) has arrested seven Kashmiri separatist leaders, including son-in-law of separatist Syed Ali Shah Geelani, for allegedly funding terror groups in Jammu and Kashmir.

Jul 24, 2017, 14:27 PM IST